Storm Ophelia: More power outages emerging in Donegal

 

More power outages are emerging in Donegal in the aftermath of Storm Ophelia. 

57 customers in the Moville area will be without power until 5pm this evening while in Convoy, there are 26 properties without power - restoration time there is also estimated at 5pm.

Meanwhile crews are being brought in from France and the UK to help restore power across the country.

The Defence forces' and private helicopter pilots are flying up and down the network trying to identify faults today.

Minister for the Environment Denis Naughten has given this update: