Storm Conor to hit Northern Ireland on Christmas Day

Storm Conor is expected to arrive in Northern Ireland on Christmas Day and Boxing Day.

Friday, 23rd December 2016, 2:20 pm
Updated Thursday, 29th December 2016, 2:58 pm
High winds are expected on Christmas Day.

Those travelling today could face some travel disruption from Storm Barbara.

A status yellow severe weather warning of strong winds in Northern Ireland has been issued by the Met Office for Friday [December 23] and Christmas Day.

Storm Conor is the third storm of the 2016/17 winter season. The other two storms were called Angus and Barbara.

The next storm after Conor will be called Storm Doris.