Motorists warned over strong winds nationwide

Saturday 02 November 2013 23.14
Traffic is being diverted at N11 Tap , but there is a tree down on the diversionary route and it is partially blocked
Traffic is being diverted at N11 Tap , but there is a tree down on the diversionary route and it is partially blocked

Motorists are being advised to take extra care tonight as strong winds have brought down trees in a number of parts of the country.

AA Roadwatch has urged motorists to watch out for debris and to reduce their speed because of strong winds, particularly in coastal areas.

Trees have also fallen in Co Kildare and Co Sligo.

Roads are flooded in Sligo town and in Co Donegal.