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**Call-outs**Call-out No 1.Killaloe Coast Guard unit were tasked at 20:30hrs Thursday night to assist An Garda Síochána with a missing person search in the Birdhill/Newport area of Co Tipperary. A large search operation commenced with the assistance of Tipperary Search and Rescue .At 1am the person was located and transported by ambulance to UHL.At 2am all units were stood down and returned to base. Call-out No.2At 11am Friday morning the Killaloe unit were again tasked, this time to locate a 20ft vessel taking on water in a harbour close to their station in Killaloe. A shore crew transported salvage pumps to the vessel but unfortunately the vessel had already taken on too much water and the crew were unable to assist. At 12pm the shore team were stood down returned to base. ... See MoreSee Less
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Status Orange Wind warning tomorrow as Storm Kathleen brings gale force southerly winds with some severe and damaging gusts.Possible impacts: • Fallen trees• Some power outages• Coastal flooding• Wave overtopping See www.met.ie for more information. ... See MoreSee Less
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Wishing all our followers a Happy and safe Easter.Coast Guard crews are on call 24/7/365.If you see someone in difficulty please call 112/999 and ask for The Coast Guard. ... See MoreSee Less
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