Islanders without power as stormy conditions hit coast of Donegal

ESB worker
Around 600 homes are without power in Co Donegal this morning after windy conditions hit the county last night.

Arranmore Island is the worst affected area this morning, with around 450 power outages on the island. The ESB have said power will not be restored until this afternoon.

Meanwhile as Donegal avoided the worst of the wintry conditions overnight, more hail and sleet is forecast over the weekend.

Met Eireann forecaster Eoin Sherlock has the details: