Customers without electricity in Bundoran & Letterkenny as Storm Frank hits the North West

Storm Warning

 

Storm Frank has the hit the north west as 989 ESB customers are without power in Bundoran and 397 in the Cullion Road area of Letterkenny this evening as a result. 

While power is expected to be restored shortly in Bundoran power will not be restored in the Letterkenny area until later tonight.

Met Eireann has also issued a Status Yellow rainfall alert for Donegal.

Met Eireann forecaster Evelyn Cusack says people can expect further  high winds and high seas: