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Update - Road Safety Alert – Red Weather Warning Issued for Storm Jorge for counties Galway and Clare

Severe weather 28.02.2020

Met Eireann has issued a status red warning for very severe winds associated with storm Jorge on Saturday for counties Clare And Galway. Road users are being advised not to make any non-essential journeys in the affected areas during the storm window from 1pm -4pm Saturday the 29 February. Road users are also being warned to be on guard for dangers posed by hazards following the extreme weather event eg downed pylons lines, trees, branches etc

For advice on severe weather driving tips, please see severe weather advice on the RSA website or check out the RSA Facebook and Twitter pages.

Please also see our severe weather warning videos created in collaboration with Teresa Mannion here. See advice with advice for driving in strong winds here.

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