- Previous plans to erect flood defences had been objected against on the grounds that they would reduce or damage the natural beauty of the area.
- Storm Frank spread across Ireland overnight, bringing heavy rainfall and strong southerly gale-force winds. Between 40-70mm of rain fell in the region.
A parked car gets stuck in the flood waters by The Promenade in Enniscorthy - beside Sheehan's Cash & Carry:
A wider view of The Promenade, showing the Riverside Park Hotel:
The N11 in Enniscorthy was impassable:
At least the swans were happy:
A shot of the two bridges:
Two men helping a motorist at the Riverside Park Hotel: