Waves Surge Over Sea Wall Near Lifeboat Station in Donegal

StoryfulWeather Published January 3, 2018

Rumble More than 24,000 homes across the UK were left without power on January 3, after the 100 mph winds of Storm Eleanor ripped across the country. The Met Office issued yellow weather warnings for heavy rain, hail, thunderstorms and flooding. On January 2, the storm passed over Ireland, leaving more than 50,000 people in the western part of the country without power, according to the BBC. The video shows the Storm hitting at high tide on Bundoran Pier, Co Donegal in the early hours of January 3. Met Eireann, Ireland’s national meteorological service, issued a status orange weather alert for exceptionally high seas, coastal damage and flooding. Credit: Facebook/TurfnSurf Lodge & Surf School via Storyful