WEATHER WARNING: Met Eireann issues weather warnings for parts of Ireland for Friday. WEATHER WARNING: Met Éireann expects 100 km an hour winds in parts. Met Eireann have issued a status orange wind warning and a status yellow rain warning for all of Ireland as Storm Ciara approaches. MIC student Laura Phelan from Castletown, Co. Laois. MET Éireann is to include Northern Ireland on its weather warning maps.

Peat being harvested on a Bord na Mona bog. Met Éireann is set to include weather warnings for the North in its forecasts. Met Eireann has issued four weather warnings as temperatures are set to hit to a cold 0C again tonight.

New threat to Bord na Mona peat harvesting plans.

The move comes after some criticism that the forecaster's online graphics stop at the Irish border. Met Eireann has issued two separate weather warnings for the whole of Ireland as Storm Ciara is set to hit the country. Met Éireann has supplied forecasts for the region since the forecaster was founded in 1937. Met Eireann is to include Northern Ireland in its weather warning forecasts.

There have been calls for the forecaster to include weather statuses for north of the border for a number of years. Storm Lorenzo LIVE Dublin tracker as power outages and flooding hit Ireland after NEW Storm Lorenzo Met Eireann warning. The aftermath of one of the biggest storms of the year "As always Met Eireann is monitoring the weather 24/7. Met Eireann said warnings may be issued in the coming days, tweeting: "Storm Ciara has been named by our colleagues in the UK Met office.