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  • Area: Cork
  • Date: 01/02/2017
  • Time: 3:24pm
  • Subject: CORK CITY FLOOD ALERT

CORK CITY FLOOD ALERT A tidal surge, southerly winds and a low pressure area in combination with Spring Tide may give rise to tidal flooding tomorrow morning. Prior to and after this tide at 09:04 a.m, Thursday 2nd February, there is a danger of tidal flooding in the City. It is expected that the main impact will be on traffic. It is possible that flooding may occur in the low lying areas of the City Centre including: Union Quay, Morrison's Quay, Father Matthew Quay, South Terrace, Trinity Bridge, Georges Quay, South Mall, Cotter Street, Stable Lane, Lapps Quay, Proby's Quay, Frenchs Quay, Crosses Green, Sharman Crawford St, Wandesford Quay, Lavitts Quay, Kyrl's Street & Kyrl's Quay, Coal Quay, and the low lying areas of the City Centre. Although, it is expected that the main impact will be on traffic, householders and businesses should take precautionary measures to protect property.