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Isolated thunderstorms forecast

Published: Mon, 4 Jun 2018
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A yellow weather warning remains in force
istock - heavy rain
A yellow weather warning remains in force today, Monday 4 June. Thunderstorms may develop across parts of western Scotland and Northern Ireland.
What to expect:
  • There is a small chance that homes and businesses could be flooded quickly, with damage to some buildings from floodwater, lightning strikes, hail or strong winds
  • There is a small chance of fast flowing or deep floodwater causing danger to life
  • Where flooding or lightning strikes occur, there is a chance of delays and some cancellations to train and bus services
  • Spray and sudden flooding could lead to difficult driving conditions and some road closures
  • There is a slight chance that power cuts could occur and other services to some homes and businesses could be lost
This warning affects County Antrim, County Armagh, County Down, County Fermanagh, County Londonderry, and County Tyrone.
If you are a Housing Executive tenant and your home has been affected by severe weather conditions call us on 03448 920 901.
Further information and advice is available from the Met Office website:
Help and advice
  • Housing Executive tenants should call 03448 920 901
  • Northern Ireland Fire and Rescue Service: 028 9266 4221
  • Floodline call 0300 2000 100
You can also report repairs on the repairs line text number on 66644. Just start your text message with the word “REPAIR” and remember to include your address.
We have more contact details for other organisations in our "Coping in a Crisis" section. There's also information available on how to find your stopcock, and what to do in an emergency
There's also good information on NIDirect at: