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West Cork Storms

West Cork Storms seem to be endless the last few weeks down here on the Beara peninsula it is causing some mighty havoc to the seas. Lots of damage to the coastline and indeed the electricity grid too. The wind has been knocking down electricity posts and the community have been experiencing power cuts of a few hours at a time. A series of photographs here from Garnish Pier, the Dursey Sound, Balydonegan and Reentrisk. It was difficult to keep the lens clean so some images are a bit smudged.

West Cork Storms

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Waves crashing through the gap of the Island and mainland at Garnish pier, this is low tide.

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Braking over the island too, even at low tide/

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Dursey sound with the sea rushing through

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The mess at Garnish

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Tony Murphy cleaning up

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Big wave

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Now down at Reentrisk

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Wild waters two hours before high tide.

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Floods down behind Balydonegan beach

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