Clare County Council “Adequately Prepared” For Winter Cold Snap

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Clare County Council is assuring it’s “adequately prepared” to maintain the county’s roads throughout the winter cold snap.

It comes as a low level yellow cold and ice warning comes into effect for Clare and 22 other counties this evening from 6 o’clock and will remain in place until midday on Friday.

Met Éireann is warning that temperatures could fall below -3 degrees in many places, while frost and ice will cause hazardous travelling conditions.



Senior Engineer with Clare County Council, John Leahy says salt stock levels are high and its team is equipped to keep the roads safe throughout the winter period.

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