*WEATHER WARNING* SNOW FALLING HEAVILY AGAIN ACROSS DONEGAL

first_imgSnow covers the beach at Culdaff.Gardaí are advising motorists to avoid driving unless necessary as snow continues to fall heavily right across the county.It was predicted by forecasters that ‘Storm Rachel’ would hit Donegal this afternoon and that would pave an end to the artic conditions of the last few days.However, the snow shows no signs of ceasing anytime soon. Snow has been falling very heavily in Letterkenny for the past hour and we’ve also been informed that snow is also blizzard like in Ballybofey, Convoy and Raphoe to name a few.The notorious stretch of road Meenaroy which is located between Fintown and Glenswilly is said to be very dangerous and motorists are being advised to proceed with extreme care.There has been a number of minor accidents all over Donegal this morning as motorists struggle to adapt to the treacherous conditions.Met Eireann had predicted the snow would end today and return towards the end of the week, but it shows no signs of stopping anytime soon. The adverse weather forced many schools to close for the day and it also forced buses to suspend their service for today.The Dr McKenna Cup match between Donegal and Fermanagh has also been postponed due to the conditions.*WEATHER WARNING* SNOW FALLING HEAVILY AGAIN ACROSS DONEGAL was last modified: January 14th, 2015 by Mark ForkerShare this:Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Reddit (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pocket (Opens in new window)Click to share on Telegram (Opens in new window)Click to share on WhatsApp (Opens in new window)Click to share on Skype (Opens in new window)Click to print (Opens in new window) Tags:accidentsGardaiMOTORISTSnewsNoticessnowweather warninglast_img read more