Motorists warned to take 'extreme care' as Storm Brendan hits Ireland

Leinster Express Reporter

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Leinster Express Reporter

Storm brendan met Éireann

Storm Brendan satellite image from Met Eireann

Motorists are being urged to take extreme care on the roads today entire country as Storm Brendan is set to bring high winds and heavy rain to all parts.

The Road Safety Authority and the AA is advising motorists to be vigilant on the roads with particular caution needed along the coasts. 

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The Status Orange Warning for Connacht, Donegal and Kerry is in place until 9pm with the warning for the rest of the country until 3pm this afternoon.