Leitrim Council urges property owners to be wary of heavy rainfall

Leitrim County Council is urging property owners to monitor their homes amid heavy rainfall.

The bad weather has resulted in higher levels of the River Shannon and waterways, and the forecast for the coming days predicts more rain.

According to the council, they’re monitoring the situation and the emergency response team is reportedly in place.

A yellow rainfall warning remains in place for all of the Connacht area, including Longford.