City Council issues flood warning
Cork City council has issued a flood warning for this evening and tomorrow during high tides.
High tide this evening is at 4.48pm, and a limited supply of sandbags is available from Tramore Valley Park from 10am this morning to 4pm.
High tides tomorrow are at 5.08 am and 5.25 pm.
The council says localised flooding is expected during high tides on low lying quays in the city, with traffic restrictions in place during those times
It is likely that some roads & parking areas along low-lying quays in the City Centre will suffer localised flooding during high tides; i.e. Lower Glanmire Road, Horgan’s Quay, Morrison’s Quay, Fr. Matthew Quay, Trinity Bridge, Union Quay, Sharman Crawford Street, Wandesford Quay, Frenche’s Quay, Proby’s Quay, Crosses Green, Lavitt’s Quay, Kyrl’s Quay and potentially reaching South Terrace, Rutland Street, Sawmill Street and South Mall.