Morning motorists warned of heavy fog in parts of the country
Morning motorists are being warned of heavy fog in some parts of the country this morning.
AA Roadwatch has reported fog in the areas of Longford, Tullamore and Monaghan town.
Drivers are being asked to slow down in those areas and to use their fog lights if necessary.
The fog is set to clear throughout the morning with the weather becoming cloudy with outbreaks of rain in eastern areas of the country.
Met Eireann have forecast it to be bright elsewhere with sunny spells and scattered showers.
Highest temperatures today are expected to be between 10 and 14 degrees Celsius.
Fog clearing.Cloudy with outbreaks of rain in eastern areas.Brighter elsewhere with sunny spells and scattered showers.Highs 10 to 14C— Met Éireann (@MetEireann) April 4, 2016
Fog has been reported around Longford, Tullamore & Monaghan Town. Slow down & use your fog lights when needed. https://t.co/qvBPcgxUj8— AA Roadwatch (@aaroadwatch) April 4, 2016