A lighter take on the storms – Met Eireann u-turns on predictions

Met Eirean forecaster John Eagleton joined Shaun Doherty this morning confidently predicting that we had seen the worst of Hurricane Katia's winds.

He even predicted there would be little or no power outages - that turned out not to be the case as 6,000 home and business lost the electricity supply just an hour later.

Showing he is a good sport, John came back on with Shaun a little later to offer an explanation, you can hear that below:

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