Offaly County Council Press Release Storm Barra 7th December 11.30am

County Offaly remains under a Met Eireann Status yellow wind and rain warning which is forecast to continue until 18.00 tomorrow Wednesday 8th December.

Offaly County Council crews have responded to a small number of minor tree falls this morning, but there have been no significant issues.

In the interest of safety,  a decision has been made to close Derryclure Civic Amenity Site  to the public from 12:30 onwards, today 7th December, 2021.

It is expected that the facility will open tomorrow. Birr and Edenderry Civic Amenity Centres will remain open today.

Our Severe Weather Team is continuing to monitor the situation and deal with any issues which may arise.