There is widespread flooding nationwide and several road closures following heavy rain overnight.
Heavy showers are expected to continue to batter the country throughout today before our weather turns extremely cold for the rest of the week. Commuters can expect heavy delays on some of the country's busiest commuter routes.
Met Éireann has issued a ‘Status Yellow rainfall warning’ for Munster and Leinster today with the possibility of snow on high ground.
The forecaster is predicting between 30mm-40mm of rain will fall, affecting all areas throughout the day.