Ophelia: District Road Closures

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Many roads are blocked across Tipperary due to fallen trees.

People are being urged to stay indoors and avoid any unnecessary journeys.


Update on road closures/trees down in the Templemore/Thurles District.
The R503 is blocked in 2 locations at Ballinahow and Shevry, Upperchurch, Thurles and also at Loughbrack, Kilcommon.

Also the R639 (old N8) near Horse & Jockey is fully blocked.

There are also trees down on the following roads:

Borrisoleigh – Templemore Road – Road Number R501

Templemore – Dunkerrin road.

Roscrea – Birr road – Road Number N62

Tree down at Mill Road, Thurles near Ladyswell Bridge.
Update of road closures/trees down in Clonmel Borough District.

Tree down on the N74 Clonmel – Kilkenny Road at Ormonde Stores

Lisronagh Church- tree about to fall – Road Number L3237

Tree down at Jamestown – blocking Road Number R687

Tree down at New Inn Rd from Clonmel- Road Number R687

Tree Down Clonmaore Estate Lisronagh Village – Road Number L- 65042

Tree down – Fethard Road – town side before turn off to Carrigeen – Road Number R689

Tree down – Butlers Court Cahir – Road Number L-3175

Tree down – Halfway House – Rathronan – Road Number R689
Update on road closures/trees down in the Carrick-on-Suir Municipal District

N24 closed near Miloko at the Clonmel side of Carrick on Suir. There is also an obstruction on the Pill Road, Carrick on Suir.

Ballyrichard Road, Carrick-on-Suir – Power Cables Down

Cregg Road, Carrick-on-Suir

L-6605-2, Deerpark, Ballinagranna, Carrick-on-Suir

Avenue Road, Kilcash Castle to Kilcash

Main Road Fethard to Cashel
Update on road closures/trees down in the Nenagh Municipal District

Big branches down at Drumin Road, Nenagh – Near Healys/Vocational School.

Tree blocking road at Cloughprior Graveyard, Cloughjordan, Nenagh.

Number of trees down at the following locations: -four miles out the Cloughjordan road at Kilruane, on the Portroe Roundabout, tree blocking the road at Ballinaclough Road, Nenagh, tree down at Tullaheady by the roundabout and tree down at Borrisokane at Carrigahorig .

Woodville, Ballymackey, Nenagh – tree down outside house at Woodville where the old landfill used to be.

Tree down at Walsh Park Cross – Borrisokane towards Athlone Road (12km from Borrisokane).

Numerous trees down on Burntwood Road, Cloughjordan.

Tree down and Blocking the road at Gortmore, back road to Ballinderry, 1km to Terryglass.

Tree down at Killeen Court, Ballyhaden, Borrisokane.

Tree down between Kilbarron and Borrisokane.

Tree down on the Portumna to Birr Road about 2kms from Portumna.

Trees down on the Nenagh to Cloughjordan road at the Nenagh side of the Fairways.

Small tree down outside Cloughjordan off the Shinrone road, down on electric wires.

Tree down on wires at Cowbawn, Cloughjordan.

Tree down as one travels up to Portland Hill, 3km’s and on right hand side after red brick house.
Updates on road closures/trees down in the Tipperary – Cashel Municipal District

Tree down at Ballinalardon area on the Galbally Road, Tipperary Town – no trucks will be able to pass.

Tree down blocking half the road on the N24 near Kilshane House between Tipperary Town and Bansha.

Tree down the N64 Tipp – Cashel road near Tipp Town.

Tree down on the Ardmayle road about half a mile outside Cashel.