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The weather has put a bit of a damper on this afternoon’s Rose of Tralee schedule of events.

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The Skyfest air show had to be cancelled due to poor visibility.

The conditions also prevented Maria Walsh from becoming the first Rose of Tralee to parachute into Tralee Town Park.

Festival spokesperson John Drummey said while it was unfortunate, there is still plenty to look forward to: