Friday, 16 November, 2018

Louth hit with Orange weather WARNING

UK weather SHOCK forecast: Storm Callum to SMASH Britain in 48 HOURS - Met Office warnings Met Eireann issues status yellow warning with 'wet and very windy' weather expected
Kenny Thornton | 11 October, 2018, 22:00

The Met Office is warning that there exists the potential for injuries and danger to life, the possibility of damage to buildings and disruption to travel.

An orange weather warning will be in place for all coastal counties from 10pm, and will be valid until tomorrow morning.

Meanwhile, Met Eireann has issued an orange warning for gale-force winds of up to 80mph for all the coastal counties in the Republic of Ireland on Thursday and Friday.

"The public are asked to be careful on all roads due to surface water flooding and in coastal areas, especially at high tide".

A Yellow Rain Warning is in place from 6am to midnight on Friday for heavy, slow moving, rain that will affect Cumbria and parts of North West England and Wales.

People have been urged to prepare for severe weather heading into the weekend as the effects of Hurricane Leslie, which is further to the south, will also be felt.

South Wales is bracing itself for a two-day deluge that's expected to cause flash floods and travel chaos.

The Indian summer is finally petering out as Storm Callum threatens to bring strong winds and the possibility of flooding to parts of the United Kingdom tomorrow.

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"It's not a major event in the east, we don't expect a major flooding event along the east coast", she told RTÉ Radio One's Today with Sean O'Rourke.

"Winds will be strongest overnight and early on Friday, gusting between 90 and 110 km/h at coasts".

"There is likely to be some over-topping but the Dublin City Council will have made precautions".

Issued at 11:00am this morning, this warning will be valid from 11:00pm tomorrow night through to 9:00am on Friday morning.

Stay safe on the roads in the coming days.

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The RSA said that with the risk of coastal flooding, motorists should not attempt to drive through flooded areas.

The Road Safety watchdog advises road users to check local weather and traffic conditions and be aware of the conditions before setting out on a trip. "Road users should also be aware of the risk of their vehicles aquaplaning on standing water". Very high seas are expected too, along with storm and possibly violent storm force winds at sea.

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