We’re in the middle of our thunderstorm here in Castleisland now and the first, huge raindrops are falling on welcoming fields and plants.
It was lovely while it lasted – the sun I mean – and let’s hope we get some more of it.
Mind the Dogs
People with pets and especially dogs might want to keep a close eye on them as thunder drives them mad and they just run away.
Spot flooding is being forecast and roads will be slippery for a while after the rain and great care is being urged if you’re driving.
The Met Éireann Forecast is as follows:
Status Yellow – Thunder warning for Carlow, Kildare, Kilkenny, Louth, Wicklow, Donegal, Cork and Kerry.
Scattered thunderstorms this afternoon and evening. Potentially large amounts of rainfall in a short period of time with spot flooding.
Issued: Friday 08 June 2018 13:00 and valid from Friday 08 June 2018 13:00 to Friday 08 June 2018 23:00.
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