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Saturday 9 December 2023 Dublin: 10°C

# flood risk

Last year
Cork city experiences flooding as seven counties under status yellow wind warning
The city council warned that this evening’s high tide will cause widespread flooding in low-lying areas.
All time
Met Éireann issues Status Yellow warning for half of the country
The forecaster said there is a potential for flood risk.
Status Yellow weather alert issued for whole country
It will be in place from 11pm on Thursday to 9pm on Saturday.
Storms Desmond and Frank: 'One year on, we need to rethink how we manage flood risk'
Our climate is warming and major flood events are likely to occur once every 10 years by the second half of this century, writes Anja Murray.
So what DID cause Monday night’s floods?
Theories abound as local authorities, businesses and ordinary citizens count the cost of one evening’s deluge.