Heavy downpours cause flooding in Balbriggan

August 5, 2021 0

Heavy downpours caused flooding in Balbriggan this evening with Balrothery bearing the worst of the deluge.  With Met Eireann forecasting further thundery downpours tomorrow it looks like August is going to be a washout.    Looking back over previous years, in 2019 August floods brought Balbriggan to a standstill in 2014 August Downpours caused flooding and August 2012 saw  Junction 5 on the M1 closed due to floodingAugust is certainly shaping up to be the rainy month but here’s hoping the good weather soon returns so we can head back to the beach again…