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#Bad Weather

# bad-weather - Sunday 20 February, 2022

Poll: Have you been impacted by the bad weather in recent days?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Have you been impacted by the bad weather in recent days?

Feb 20th 2022, 12:45 PM 24,530 Views 37 Comments

There are currently six counties set to be under a Status Orange wind warning.

# bad-weather - Sunday 27 December, 2020

Racing at Limerick cancelled due to waterlogging
# Bad Weather
From The42
# Bad Weather

Racing at Limerick cancelled due to waterlogging

Dec 27th 2020, 11:16 AM 2,232 Views 0 Comments

Racing at Leopardstown, however, is set to go ahead as planned today.

# bad-weather - Saturday 3 October, 2020

Status Yellow rain and wind warnings to kick in for many areas tomorrow morning
# Stormy Weather
# Stormy Weather

Status Yellow rain and wind warnings to kick in for many areas tomorrow morning

Oct 3rd 2020, 3:12 PM 47,320 Views 14 Comments

Tomorrow will be a wet, windy day for many.

# bad-weather - Saturday 1 August, 2020

Hurricane Isaias en route for Florida after ripping through Bahamas
# Bad Weather
# Bad Weather

Hurricane Isaias en route for Florida after ripping through Bahamas

Aug 1st 2020, 11:02 AM 20,592 Views 5 Comments

Some 20 evacuation centres were on standby that could be set up with Covid-19 safety measures.

# bad-weather - Sunday 5 July, 2020

Status Yellow wind warning issued for 17 counties
# Bad Weather
# Bad Weather

Status Yellow wind warning issued for 17 counties

Jul 5th 2020, 10:42 AM 40,163 Views 11 Comments

The warning is valid from 11am today and will remain in place until 6pm this evening.

# bad-weather - Friday 6 December, 2019

Storm alert: Gusts of up to 130km expected in west as Status Orange warning issued
# Storm Atiyah
# Storm Atiyah

Storm alert: Gusts of up to 130km expected in west as Status Orange warning issued

Dec 6th 2019, 11:33 AM 82,441 Views 37 Comments

Met Éireann issued the alert this morning.

# bad-weather - Thursday 31 January, 2019

This is what to do if you see a homeless person sleeping rough tonight
# Bad Weather
# Bad Weather

This is what to do if you see a homeless person sleeping rough tonight

Jan 31st 2019, 7:30 PM 37,889 Views 18 Comments

There are a number of phone numbers available to contact if you see someone sleeping rough.

# bad-weather - Saturday 15 September, 2018

Storm Helene to bring 'short interval intense rain' as it hits Ireland
# Storms A'coming
# Storms A'coming

Storm Helene to bring 'short interval intense rain' as it hits Ireland

Sep 15th 2018, 5:00 PM 80,197 Views 20 Comments

Severe downpours are forecast on Monday and that night is set to be “very disturbed with widespread heavy rain and gales”.

# bad-weather - Wednesday 28 February, 2018

Met Éireann issues red alert for Munster and Leinster, warning of 'blizzard-like' conditions
# Batten Down
# Batten Down

Met Éireann issues red alert for Munster and Leinster, warning of 'blizzard-like' conditions

Feb 28th 2018, 11:31 AM 130,193 Views 78 Comments

The warning is in place from 4pm on Thursday until 12 noon on Friday.

# bad-weather - Sunday 20 August, 2017

Fewer people in US are dying after being struck by lightning - here's why
# Bad Weather
# Bad Weather

Fewer people in US are dying after being struck by lightning - here's why

Aug 20th 2017, 10:30 AM 30,488 Views 24 Comments

Taking the growing population into account, the lightning death rate has shrunk more than 40-fold since recordkeeping began in 1940.

# bad-weather - Saturday 15 July, 2017

Search for missing Rescue 116 crew members postponed until Monday due to bad weather
# Rescue 116
# Rescue 116

Search for missing Rescue 116 crew members postponed until Monday due to bad weather

Jul 15th 2017, 1:51 PM 11,522 Views 37 Comments

Strong winds, a high sea level and poor visibility made it too unsafe for the operation to commence.

# bad-weather - Friday 17 February, 2017

Mixed fortunes for the Irish as play is suspended at Genesis Open
# Bad Weather
From The42
# Bad Weather

Mixed fortunes for the Irish as play is suspended at Genesis Open

Feb 17th 2017, 11:56 PM 5,924 Views 1 Comment

Jordan Spieth enhanced his chances of claiming back-to-back wins before the severe winds brought an early end to Day Two in California.

# bad-weather - Monday 6 February, 2017

High winds cause delays at four Dart stations
# Bad Weather
# Bad Weather

High winds cause delays at four Dart stations

Feb 6th 2017, 2:08 PM 12,930 Views 16 Comments

Delays are 10 – 15 minutes at present, but not worsening.

# bad-weather - Friday 3 February, 2017

Want a salad for lunch? There's a lettuce shortage
# Lettuce Pray
# Lettuce Pray

Want a salad for lunch? There's a lettuce shortage

Feb 3rd 2017, 11:43 AM 14,754 Views 36 Comments

Some supermarkets in the UK are limiting the amount of produce customers can buy.

# bad-weather - Wednesday 9 December, 2015

Two weather warnings just kicked in - and forecasters say there's no end in sight
# Incoming
# Incoming

Two weather warnings just kicked in - and forecasters say there's no end in sight

Dec 9th 2015, 12:01 AM 50,350 Views 26 Comments

More flooding is expected in some areas.

# bad-weather - Monday 2 November, 2015

Flights to UK cancelled as heavy fog lingers on runways
# Fog
# Fog

Flights to UK cancelled as heavy fog lingers on runways

Nov 2nd 2015, 7:51 AM 13,614 Views 10 Comments

Knock-on delays are expected for other flights as low visibility procedures are in place.

# bad-weather - Wednesday 5 August, 2015

In case you were living under a well-insulated waterproof rock, July's weather was brutal
# July Please I'm On My Knees
# July Please I'm On My Knees

In case you were living under a well-insulated waterproof rock, July's weather was brutal

Aug 5th 2015, 1:56 PM 16,583 Views 27 Comments

It was bad even by historical records.

# bad-weather - Sunday 12 July, 2015

2 adventurers are a quarter of the way through the first-ever round-Ireland swim
# Interview
From The42
# Interview

2 adventurers are a quarter of the way through the first-ever round-Ireland swim

Jul 12th 2015, 10:00 AM 10,628 Views 4 Comments

David Burns chats to The42 about this unique and highly ambitious challenge

# bad-weather - Monday 1 June, 2015

12 people lamenting the arrival of Irish Summer
# Junuary
From The Daily Edge
# Junuary

12 people lamenting the arrival of Irish Summer

Jun 1st 2015, 3:16 PM 9,097 Views 2 Comments

It’s different to regular summer. You know how.

# bad-weather - Tuesday 26 May, 2015

The bank holiday weather is going to be absolutely horrible
# Rank Holiday
# Rank Holiday

The bank holiday weather is going to be absolutely horrible

May 26th 2015, 8:28 AM 52,177 Views 47 Comments

Ugh.

# bad-weather - Wednesday 7 January, 2015

Watch the moment a terrifying landslide knocks entire house off its foundation
# Landslide
From The Daily Edge
# Landslide

Watch the moment a terrifying landslide knocks entire house off its foundation

Jan 7th 2015, 8:38 AM 2,150 Views 0 Comments

How is this even possible?

# bad-weather - Saturday 22 November, 2014

Own a pet? Here are some tips for keeping them safe in bad weather
# Animal Welfare
# Animal Welfare

Own a pet? Here are some tips for keeping them safe in bad weather

Nov 22nd 2014, 8:30 AM 18,719 Views 104 Comments

It’s time to winter-proof your pet’s home.

# bad-weather - Wednesday 8 October, 2014

20,000 ESB customers are without electricity tonight
# Bad Weather
# Bad Weather

20,000 ESB customers are without electricity tonight

Oct 8th 2014, 10:54 PM 23,899 Views 28 Comments

The south of the country has been worst affected by poor weather conditions.

# bad-weather - Tuesday 5 August, 2014

Fire crews on the scene of Letterkenny hospital flooding
# Letterkenny
# Letterkenny

Fire crews on the scene of Letterkenny hospital flooding

Aug 5th 2014, 11:15 PM 28,573 Views 52 Comments

It comes one year on from previous devastating flooding.

# bad-weather - Saturday 7 June, 2014

TD warns that children's lives are being put at risk during storms
# Red Alert
# Red Alert

TD warns that children's lives are being put at risk during storms

Jun 7th 2014, 9:00 AM 11,819 Views 14 Comments

Education Minister Ruairí Quinn admitted that the current advice system for schools may need to be updated.

# bad-weather - Sunday 20 April, 2014

Bad weather halts rescue after deadliest Everest disaster
# Tragedy
From The42
# Tragedy

Bad weather halts rescue after deadliest Everest disaster

Apr 20th 2014, 10:27 AM 14,812 Views 7 Comments

13 guides were killed and nine were plucked to safety after an ice avalanche smashed into their expedition on Friday.

# bad-weather - Wednesday 12 February, 2014

Tonight's bad weather sees Man City and Everton's Premier League games called off
# Postponed
From The42
# Postponed

Tonight's bad weather sees Man City and Everton's Premier League games called off

Feb 12th 2014, 7:23 PM 3,503 Views 5 Comments

There have been postponements at the Etihad Stadium and Goodison Park.

# bad-weather - Saturday 8 February, 2014

Bad weather forces changes to GAA weekend fixtures
# Change Of Plan
From The42
# Change Of Plan

Bad weather forces changes to GAA weekend fixtures

Feb 8th 2014, 11:30 AM 5,128 Views 0 Comments

There have been some venue switches for tomorrow’s Allianz football league ties.

# bad-weather - Friday 3 January, 2014

Video: Lifeboat launches search in rough seas - but it was a hoax call
# RNLI
# RNLI

Video: Lifeboat launches search in rough seas - but it was a hoax call

Jan 3rd 2014, 7:20 PM 22,230 Views 49 Comments

The coastguard, RNLI and two helicopters were all involved in the search off Co Down after reports that a man had entered the sea to rescue his dog.

12,000 people without Eircom service as bad weather fall-out continues
# Stormwatch
# Stormwatch

12,000 people without Eircom service as bad weather fall-out continues

Jan 3rd 2014, 5:09 PM 10,546 Views 21 Comments

Meanwhile service has been restored to thousands of ESB customers who had their power cut after last night’s bad weather.

# bad-weather - Sunday 17 November, 2013

A Guide to Irish Winter Weather Phrases
# Baltic
From The Daily Edge
# Baltic

A Guide to Irish Winter Weather Phrases

Nov 17th 2013, 11:00 AM 12,360 Views 7 Comments

Irish winter weather is bad. Real bad.

# bad-weather - Thursday 14 November, 2013

Clare council to text people about road closures, bad weather and more
# Text Alert
# Text Alert

Clare council to text people about road closures, bad weather and more

Nov 14th 2013, 6:55 AM 4,706 Views 19 Comments

The council is following in the lead of Cork City Council, which launched a weather alert system last year.

# bad-weather - Thursday 25 July, 2013

What's that coming over the hill? A tornado
# Twister
# Twister

What's that coming over the hill? A tornado

Jul 25th 2013, 12:58 PM 23,106 Views 25 Comments

The image was taken over the general Maynooth area in Kildare.

# bad-weather - Friday 24 May, 2013

Bad weather in Western Europe likely to continue into June
# Sorry
# Sorry

Bad weather in Western Europe likely to continue into June

May 24th 2013, 7:11 PM 23,146 Views 91 Comments

The winter-like weather that has gripped much of Western Europe is going nowhere fast, according to the French meteorological centre.

# bad-weather - Friday 22 March, 2013

Flights and ferry crossings impacted by bad weather
# Rainy Day
# Rainy Day

Flights and ferry crossings impacted by bad weather

Mar 22nd 2013, 7:52 AM 7,371 Views 3 Comments

The runway at George Best Belfast City Airport is currently closed, while Irish Ferries have had to cancel their Jonathan Swift fast craft sailings.

# bad-weather - Tuesday 19 March, 2013

# bad-weather - Tuesday 12 March, 2013

Spring Lamb in Snow Pic of the Day
# Lambsicle
# Lambsicle

Spring Lamb in Snow Pic of the Day

Mar 12th 2013, 3:50 PM 8,915 Views 10 Comments

At least he has a woolly jumper.

# bad-weather - Friday 25 January, 2013

Tonight's Dublin-UCD Walsh Cup match called off due to bad weather
# Postponed
From The42
# Postponed

Tonight's Dublin-UCD Walsh Cup match called off due to bad weather

Jan 25th 2013, 8:34 PM 1,185 Views 0 Comments

A decision on Saturday night’s O’Byrne Cup final between Dublin and Kildare will be made tomorrow.

# bad-weather - Saturday 19 January, 2013

More UK flights cancelled due to heavy snowfall and ice
# Snow
# Snow

More UK flights cancelled due to heavy snowfall and ice

Jan 19th 2013, 9:53 AM 6,278 Views 4 Comments

Hundreds of stranded passengers slept at Heathrow Airport overnight after almost 400 flights were cancelled yesterday.

# bad-weather - Friday 28 December, 2012

Thousands of homes without electricity tonight
# Stormy Weather
# Stormy Weather

Thousands of homes without electricity tonight

Dec 28th 2012, 8:57 PM 22,751 Views 50 Comments

High winds have knocked out power to homes across the country.

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