Cork County Council's Severe Weather Assessment Team has assessed that due to heavy rainfall, the Park Road in Mallow will remain closed all day. Bridge Steet is being monitored and depending on water levels, may have to be closed at lunchtime today.

Similarly, the bridge in Fermoy is being monitored and, if neccessary, will be closed in the early evening today.

There is risk of flooding in Bandon with water levels peaking in early afternoon. This situation is being closely monitored and crews are on standby.

The Cork County County Emergency phone line is open at 021-4800048.