DART services disrupted as Storm Barbara hits
DART services have been disrupted after wire lines were damaged by Storm Barbara.
DART services between Howth and Howth junction aren't in operation as wires are down at Warrenhouse Road, Baldoyle.
Wires down at the DART line on Warrenhouse Rd, Baldoyle, traffic very heavy in surrounding area DART can't go any further than Howth jct— An Garda Síochána (@GardaTraffic) December 23, 2016
TRAVEL No DARTs between Howth & Howth Jct due to damage from high winds. Dublin Bus accepting valid tickets https://t.co/r19oH1u8F2— AA Roadwatch (@aaroadwatch) December 23, 2016
According to gardai, traffic is very heavy in the surrounding areas.
Meanwhile motorists are urged to take care on the M50 as there is debris on the Southbound J5 Finglas road.
Dublin Fire Brigade said that motorists are swerving to try and avoid a white tarpaulin.
Motorists are urged to be careful as Storm Barbara brings winds of up to 120km/h when it "side-swipes" parts of Ireland today.