Yellow rain warning issued
Published: Tue, 19 Jul 2016
The MET Office has issued a yellow weather warning of rain from 5pm on Tuesday 19th to 9pm on Wednesday 20th July.
Thunderstorms breaking out over parts of Northern Ireland later on Tuesday are expected to extend overnight and into Wednesday morning. While most places will miss the worst, please be aware of the risk of localised flooding. Frequent lightning, large hail and strong winds could be additional hazards. All of this could lead to some flooding of homes.
This will affect County Antrim, County Armagh, County Down, County Fermanagh, County Tyrone, County Londonderry.
If you are a Housing Executive tenant and your home has been affected by adverse weather conditions call us on 03448 920 901.
Further information and advice is available from the Met Office website:
- Housing Executive tenants should call 03448 920 901
- Northern Ireland Fire and Rescue Service: 028 9266 4221
- Floodline call 0300 2000 100
We have more contact details for other organisations in our "Coping in a Crisis" section.
There's also good information on the NIDirect link in a new browser window site