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28-Oct-2017 07:27

Met Éireann has extended the Status Red weather warning to the whole country as Hurricane Ophelia is forecast to track directly over Ireland today.The forecaster has warned of violent and destructive gusts with all areas at risk, in particular the southwest and south in the morning, and eastern counties in the afternoon.

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People are advised to stay indoors and not to make any unnecessary journeys throughout the course of the day.We would ask passengers to contact their airline with regard to updates on schedule changes for tomorrow," she added.Update 9.56pm: The HSE has said all hospital outpatient appointments are being cancelled tomorrow following the upgrading of the Red Weather Warning by Met Eireann to the whole country.Bus Éireann has cancelled all services nationwide from 5am to 2pm due to the national Status Red weather alert and airlines have advised intending passengers to check the status of their flight before travelling to the airport.

Dunnes Stores announced the closure of its stores nationwide on Twitter and apologised for "any inconvenience caused" to its customers.

The forecaster has extended the Status Red weather warning to the whole country.