Temperatures dropped to -5 degrees celsius overnight in Boyle, making it one of the coldest places in the country last night.
Snow started to fall again in Boyle shortly before 9am with freezing temperatures leading to poor driving conditions on many secondary roads again today.
Many footpaths are also in a treacherous condition.
Met Eireann are forecasting Thursday as cold and increasingly windy with remaining frost, ice and any fog clearing. Outbreaks of rain will occur, turning to sleet and snow at times. Whilst accumulations will mainly occur over high ground, some will occur on lower levels too. Highest temperatures of 2 to 5 degrees (north to south) and feeling colder in a fresh to strong easterly wind. Extremely cold this evening and overnight with brisk northeasterlies and further wintry falls, however it will soon become dry. Frost and icy conditions too though with freezing fog, all resulting in treacherous conditions. Lowest temperatures of-2 to -6 degrees Celsius.
The inclement weather has led to a number of closures around Boyle again today Thursday January 31st:
Thursday closures and cancellations:
- Boyle Athletic Club training cancelled
- St Joseph’s BNS closed
- Abbey Community College closed
- Scoil na nAingeal Naofa closed
- Grange NS closed
- Boyle Parochial School
- Croghan NS closed
- Drumanilra Farm Kitchen closed
- Carmels Skincare and Beauty closed
- Basketball training cancelled
- SJ Fitness (7.15am and junior class cancelled)
- ACC basketball final cancelled
- StrongLife Gym closed
- Padraig King clinics cancelled
- Deputy Eamonn Scanlon office closed
- Family Resource Centre closed 3pm
- No Girl Guides meeting this evening
- Boyle Yoga Shack classes cancelled
- DAZ Academy classes cancelled
- Fitt Factory classes cancelled
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