Sunday 21 December 2014

In photos: Devastation as Storm Darwin batters country

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Part of a wall collapses on a parked car in Limerick. (Photo: Twitter/Cillian Flynn)
A woman in Dublin's city centre struggles with her umbrella as storms sweep across the country.
Pedestrians in Dublin's city centre struggle with their umbrellas as storms sweep across the country.
A large tree in blown down by the severe conditions in Wexford. Twitter credit: @DunbrodyHouse
Strong storms have caused extensive damage in Limerick City. Fire services and An Garda Siochana at the scene on Sarsfield Street, Limerick where high winds blew bricks away from the top of a building spreading debris out onto the road. Picture: Alan Place
A tree blocking a road in the west of the country
Strong storms have caused extensive damage in Limerick City. Fire services and An Garda Siochana at the scene on Sarsfield Street, Limerick where high winds blew bricks away from the top of a building spreading debris out onto the road. Picture: Alan Place
Falling trees brought down lines in the path of the Tornado in Athleague, Co Roscommon today. Photo: David Walsh
A tree landed on a car at Allen Square in Bandon, co Cork. Picture Denis Boyle
A van is crushed by a tree on the outskirts of Limerick city the Knocklisaheen Road on way to Meelick. Credit: Andrew Carey
A building in Limerick suffers serious damage during the storm. Twitter credit: AlanEnglish9
The roof is blown off the new dressing rooms at Cork Constitution Rugby Club. Twitter credit: @lensdan
A tree is uprooted in Limerick (Photo: Helen Enright)
Truck blown over in Kerry. (Photo via Twitter/ Deric Hartigan)
Tree blocks road on Carey's Road in Limerick City. (Photo: Paul Mullins)
Bracker O'Regan Road in Tralee. Photo: Twitter/@radiokerry
A woman shelters from the snow near Mount Street in Dublin. Picture: Colin Keegan, Collins Dublin.
A lone walker battles against the elements in Lavey, Co. Cavan on Tuesday afternoon. Photo: Lorraine Teevan
A mother and child crossing the Square in Tuam after the town was hit by heavy snowfall. Photo: Andy Newman
The latest rainfall chart from Met Eireann
The Kenmare/Castletown Berehaven Road. Photo: Twitter/ @DavidMorrissey5
Articulated lorry overturned in storm force gales gusting at 160km/hr outside Camp on the main Tralee to Dingle road
City Council Depot in Moyross,Limerick wall crashes in storm. (Teresa Blake via Councillor Maurice Quinlivan on Twitter)
Trees fall over as storm lashes Limerick City. (Photo: Paul Mullins)
An Aer Lingus Regional commuter plane rests on it's left wingtip after being lifted off the ground in 150kmh winds at Shannon Airport. Pic: Press 22
Damage at Hainault Road, Foxrock, Dublin. Collins Photo: Michael Donnelly.
Damage at Hainault Road, Foxrock, Dublin. Collins Photo: Michael Donnelly.

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