The fog is causing major travel problems.
Four Cork-bound flights have been diverted to Shannon this morning as thick fog caused reduced visibility on the runway.
A spokesperson for The Shannon Airport Group has confirmed that four flight diversions have been facilitated at Shannon Airport this morning due to adverse weather conditions.
Commenting, The Shannon Airport Group Head of Communications, Nandi O’Sullivan said: “Four flights, which were originally due to land at Cork Airport, were diverted to Shannon Airport.
“The first of these flights arrived from London Stansted at 09:54am today. Other flights were diverted throughout the morning from the following destinations; Paris, Edinburgh, and London Heathrow.”
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The spokesperson confirmed that Shannon Airport remains on standby for further diversions if required.