“There is a further high tide predicted for Wednesday 15th January, 2020 at 3pm. As a result the flood defences and car parks will remain closed at Clontarf, Sandymount and along the tidal reaches of the River Dodder. These will be removed on Thursday 16th January.
Dublin City Council will continue to monitor and take necessary action over the coming days.”
Poolbeg lighthouse hit by high waves from storm Brendan.
The head of forecasting at Met Éireann has said there will be “several hours of very dangerous weather” as Storm Brendan tracks across the country, as gusts of up to 135km/h have been recorded in the west.
Almost 50,000 homes and businesses have been left without power and there are reports that numerous trees have fallen across counties Cork, Kerry and Donegal.