Home » News » Clare hit by storm

Clare hit by storm

FALLEN trees blocked roads in the Kilmaley area on Wednesday, as torrential rain, backed by strong winds, hit County Clare.   A number minor of accident were reported on  roads around the county, while the deluge also caused some flooding, as drains were unable to cope.

In Cork City took a heavy hit from the storm force conditions that  prevailed in many parts of the country.  A considerable section of the roof of the main bus station was blown off.Tree down at Kilmaley

Met Éireann had earlier issued a weather alert and storm-force winds and rain are expected to continue overnight.

Motorists have been advised, if they have to venture out, to drive with caution.

About Austin Hobbs

Check Also

Ennis Tidy Towns’ wild biodiversity plan

ENNIS Tidy Towns has gone ‘wild’ about biodiversity. The local organisation launched its Wild About …