Weather Alert/Storm Emma Situation Update 08:30am

March 2, 2018 0

Updated 9:30am: Fingal County Council, have said that Gritting Trucks have now left the depots and commenced ploughing and salting roads on Priority Routes 1 & 2. It will take each truck at least three hours, possibly more, to complete their assignment. Drivers should heed Garda advice and not take to the roads unless it is an emergency situation.

Issued by Fingal County Council, 02/03/2018;  The notice to stay indoors has been lifted but the Red Alert remains in place until 6pm so care must be exercised. We are currently mobilising our gritting crews and will start ploughing and salting roads on Priority Routes 1& 2 later this morning. We will announce when the gritting commences but it will take at least three hours, possibly more, for each truck to complete their assignment.

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