Over 20mm of rain falls in the last 12 hours, says Carlow forecaster in flood warning


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Over 20mm of rain has fallen in the last 12 hours, says Carlow forecaster Alan O'Reilly as he issued a flood warning.

‪According to, heavy rain overnight is clearing most areas now with sleet/snow still falling in parts of Ulster.

Alan added: "With over 20mm falling in the last 12 hours the flooding situation will continue to worsen. Levels on the Shannon continue to rise.

"Mix of bright spells and showers [on Monday], turning cold from this evening with a cold week ahead an risk of wintry showers [on Tuesday]."

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