Sea surges are
forecasted along the west coast of up to 1m and
spring tides are also due from Saturday through to
Wednesday. The public are being asked to be extra
vigilant along the coast. The Irish Coast Guard is
advising the public along coastal areas to ‘Stay
back, stay high and stay dry’.
The Council is asking property owners and occupiers
of properties in areas susceptible to coastal
flooding to be vigilant.
Motorists are being asked to take extra care while
driving during stormy weather and to be extra
vigilant of cyclists and pedestrians and to be
mindful of the risk of falling trees and debris.
There is also a risk of power outages and the public
are being asked to be prepared and to check on
elderly or vulnerable family and neighbours to make
sure they are safe and warm.
The Council can be contacted during normal business
hours on 074 91 53900 and in the event of an out of
hours emergency the Council’s Road Service can be
contacted on 074 91 72288. For emergencies
requiring the assistance of the Fire Service call
999 or 112.
You can keep up to date on conditions by signing up
for free alerts to your phone by registering at www.mapalerter.com