The warnings are valid from 12pm on Tuesday.
Donegal, Leitrim, Mayo and Sligo have received a status Orange wind warning as Storm Gareth approaches Irish shores.
Met Eireann has forecast westerly winds reaching speeds of 65 to 75km/h with damaging gusts reaching 110 to 130km/h.
There is also the risk of coastal flooding due to high seas. The warning is valid from Tuesday March 12th at 12pm until to Wednesday March 13th at 9am.
A Level Orange weather warning has been put in place by @MetEireann this morning for Donegal, Leitrim, Mayo & Sligo. As Storm Gareth approaches westerly winds will reach 65km/hr to 130km/hr. Risk of coastal flooding due to high seas. Take care on the roads, esp coastal routes pic.twitter.com/cy0SkR07eX
— An Garda Síochána (@GardaTraffic) March 11, 2019
Meanwhile a status yellow wind warning has been issued for all other counties for the same period.
Connacht, Donegal, Clare, Cork, Kerry and Limerick have also been issued with a status yellow rainfall warning valid from 6pm this evening.
Wind Warning Issued
Status: Orange (Storm Gareth)
Location: Donegal, Leitrim, Mayo, Sligo
Valid: Tuesday 12pm to Wednesday 9amhttps://t.co/ozrQHtoOkt
— Met Éireann (@MetEireann) March 11, 2019