Heavy rainfall has led to surface water / localised flooding throughout Waterford city and county. With significant rainfall expected in the next few hours, flooding incidents are expected to increase.
Waterford City and County Council’s ground crews have been deployed to deal with issues as they arise, such as localised flooding, blocked drains, gulley overflows, etc.
We advise the public to exercise caution as driving conditions may be hazardous, with further surface water flooding expected.
Motorists are reminded to be conscious of vulnerable road users such as pedestrians and cyclists.
Members of the public can contact Waterford City and County Council’s Customer Services Desks on 0818 10 20 20 during normal office hours after which calls will be transferred to the Council’s emergency services number.
Please note the following emergency contact numbers below:
Uisce Éireann 1800 278 278
ESB Networks 1800 372 999
Gas Networks Ireland 1800 205 050