KILDARE ROAD SAFETY ALERT: Yellow Alerts for snow, ice, thundery showers and strong winds

Kildare County Council urges motorists to take care

Niamh O'Donoghue

Reporter:

Niamh O'Donoghue

Email:

niamh.odonoghue@leinsterleader.ie

KILDARE ROAD SAFETY ALERT: Yellow Alerts for widespread thundery showers and strong winds

Wind and rain warning in place

Kildare County Council has highlighted the Road Safety Authority (RSA)'s warning to all road users to take extra care as Met Éireann issues yellow weather warnings for thundery shows and strong winds for today and tomorrow.

A snow and ice warning is also in place for the entire country.

These showers, which may produce hail, sleet and snow at times, are expected between now and 8pm tomorrow. This may lead to accumulations of ice on untreated surfaces and motorists are being urged to be aware of black ice.

The Kiladre County Council out of hours contact number is 1890 500 333.

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