Northern Ireland

High winds block roads across Northern Ireland

The high winds have led to some roads becoming blocked because of falling trees and branches. Police are asking motorists to reduce their speed and drive with extreme caution.

AFFECTED ROADS AND AREAS

County Antrim

Dunmurry Lane, Belfast

Portrush town centre

Frosses Road near Ballymoney

Largy Road, Portglenone

Rathkeel Road, Creevamoy, Broughshane

Glenavy Road near Ballymacash closed between the Brokerstown and Benson roads

County Armagh

Castleblayney Road, Keady - closed in both directions

County Down

Old Holywood Road, Holywood

Drumhorc Road, Gilford,

Mearne Road, Downpatrick

Ballyreagh Road, Newtownards

County Londonderry

Foyle Bridge, Londonderry

Ardmore Road at Beechill Hotel

Clooney Road at Nelson Drive

Culmore Road at Colby Avenue

Ballyquinn Road between Dungiven and Limavady

County Tyrone

Wellington Road, Dungannon

A5 Melmount Road at Hamiltons Corner between Sion Mills and Victoria Bridge