— Padraig (@Padraig_WMC) August 19, 2020
— Shay Bollard (@ShayBollard) August 20, 2020
— Ian Henderson (@iano1983) August 20, 2020
— C103 (@C103Cork) August 20, 2020
— Marcela Whelan Kelly (@celaV) August 19, 2020
At least 194,000 homes and businesses are without power this morning due to Storm Ellen.
The majority of those affected are in Cork, with power outages also experienced in Tipperary, Westmeath, Longford and Limerick.
ESB Networks said there are 40,000 premises without power in Cork, 35,000 in Tipperary, 20,000 in Westmeath, 15,000 in Longford and 12,000 in Limerick.
New warning issued:
Status Yellow – Rainfall warning for Ireland
Met Éireann Weather Warning
Heavy squally downpours and thunderstorms will bring a risk of spot flooding at times today and tonight.
Valid: 09:00 Thursday 20/08/2020 to 05:00 Friday 21/08/2020 pic.twitter.com/l0K579S74J
— Carlow Weather (@CarlowWeather) August 20, 2020