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