HOLY COW – THE GOOD WEATHER IS TO LAST MOOO-ST OF THE WEEK!

first_imgCows have a rest on the beach at St John’s Point today. Picture by Patrick Glidea.Donegal basked in glorious sunshine today – but the Donegal Fire Service warned of a sting in the tail.The good news form Met Eireann is that the good weather spell is set to last until at least Thursday.But, as a number of gorse fires broke out in West Donegal, people have been warned to take care during the dry spell. Even the cows at St John’s Point came down to the beach today to get some sea breeze.Beaches across Donegal were busy as an unusual spell of fine April weather looks to settle in.A glut of visitors from across the border made sure the cash registers continued to ring as the strength of sterling proves a huge draw.Motorists have been urged to slow down as the volume of traffic on Donegal’s roads increases with school holidays continuing until the weekend. Donegal’s fire service was also busy with gorse fires breaking out in the Loughanure area this afternoon.A number of fire tenders from the Dungloe area were forced to put out fire in thick vegetation.Firemen were forced to douse a number of areas to prevent the fires spreading too close to homes with oil tanks.The fire service has now issued a warning asking people to be careful when burning during this dry spell. HOLY COW – THE GOOD WEATHER IS TO LAST MOOO-ST OF THE WEEK! was last modified: April 7th, 2015 by StephenShare this:Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Reddit (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pocket (Opens in new window)Click to share on Telegram (Opens in new window)Click to share on WhatsApp (Opens in new window)Click to share on Skype (Opens in new window)Click to print (Opens in new window) Tags:donegalforecastMet Eireannsunweatherlast_img read more