Dublin, Rosslare ferry services cancelled due to high winds

Date: 07 Dec 2006 00:00 Source: Belfast Telegraph

A number of ferry services out of Dublin and Rosslare ports have been cancelled today as a result of stormy conditions.

Winds of up to 120km/h have stranded three Irish Ferries vessels, but the Ulysses cruise ferry from Dublin to Holyhead is running on schedule.

Gale-force winds and heavy rain are expected to continue in most area for the next few days, with the south and east of the country expected to be worst-affected.

Forecasters are warning of possible flooding and falling debris.

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