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#Met Éireann

# met-eireann - Wednesday 12 January, 2022

Fog warning issued for all Leinster and Munster counties
# Status Yellow
# Status Yellow

Fog warning issued for all Leinster and Munster counties

Jan 12th 2022, 1:31 PM 18,573 Views 6 Comments

The warning comes into effect from today at 8pm until noon tomorrow for 18 counties.

# met-eireann - Friday 7 January, 2022

Ireland felt above-average temperatures in 2021 for the 11th year in a row
# Global Warming
# Global Warming

Ireland felt above-average temperatures in 2021 for the 11th year in a row

Jan 7th 2022, 12:50 PM 8,058 Views 29 Comments

The forecaster has warned that hot weather last year was in line with global temperature rise driven by human-caused climate change.

Unsettled weekend ahead as scattered showers, sunny spells and isolated thunderstorms forecast
# A MIXED BAG
# A MIXED BAG

Unsettled weekend ahead as scattered showers, sunny spells and isolated thunderstorms forecast

Jan 7th 2022, 9:20 AM 9,536 Views 4 Comments

Met Éireann said there will be “hazardous” travelling conditions this morning after it extended a Status Yellow warning until 11am.

# met-eireann - Tuesday 4 January, 2022

Temperatures to drop as low as -3 degrees tonight as rain, sleet and hail on the way

Temperatures to drop as low as -3 degrees tonight as rain, sleet and hail on the way

Jan 4th 2022, 5:45 PM 21,735 Views 10 Comments

Met Éireann has issued a Status Yellow low temperature and ice warning for the whole country.

# met-eireann - Monday 3 January, 2022

Met Éireann issues national weather advisory as temperatures expected to drop tonight
# Wrap Up
# Wrap Up

Met Éireann issues national weather advisory as temperatures expected to drop tonight

Jan 3rd 2022, 3:04 PM 94,242 Views 35 Comments

Ice is expected to form in some areas, which may lead to treacherous travelling conditions overnight.

# met-eireann - Sunday 2 January, 2022

Wet and blustery day ahead, with thunderstorms to develop in north and west
# Weather Forecast
# Weather Forecast

Wet and blustery day ahead, with thunderstorms to develop in north and west

Jan 2nd 2022, 10:13 AM 27,251 Views 4 Comments

Met Éireann have said that there is a risk of some localised flooding due to the thunderstorms.

# met-eireann - Saturday 1 January, 2022

Yesterday marked the mildest New Year's Eve on record in Ireland
# Record Breaking
# Record Breaking

Yesterday marked the mildest New Year's Eve on record in Ireland

Jan 1st 2022, 2:10 PM 34,867 Views 26 Comments

Temperatures fell no lower than 12.4 degrees in some areas.

# met-eireann - Friday 31 December, 2021

Ireland has hottest autumn on record, 'in line with human-caused climate change'
# Weather
# Weather

Ireland has hottest autumn on record, 'in line with human-caused climate change'

Dec 31st 2021, 2:03 PM 17,768 Views 39 Comments

Several temperature records were broken in 2021, Met Éireann has confirmed.

Status Yellow warning for Mayo, Galway and Kerry ahead of windy New Year's
# Met Éireann
# Met Éireann

Status Yellow warning for Mayo, Galway and Kerry ahead of windy New Year's

Dec 31st 2021, 11:39 AM 15,568 Views 3 Comments

Temperatures will remain mild, with scattered outbreaks of rain.

# met-eireann - Thursday 30 December, 2021

Another wet and windy day ahead with rainfall warnings issued for four counties
# Wrap Up Warm
# Wrap Up Warm

Another wet and windy day ahead with rainfall warnings issued for four counties

Dec 30th 2021, 8:02 AM 28,832 Views 5 Comments

A weather advisory is currently in place nationwide until midnight on New Years’ Day.

# met-eireann - Wednesday 29 December, 2021

Unsettled end to 2021 as rain and wind forecast until New Years' Day
# Weather Advisory
# Weather Advisory

Unsettled end to 2021 as rain and wind forecast until New Years' Day

Updated Dec 29th 2021, 12:39 PM 20,790 Views 5 Comments

A weather advisory is currently in place nationwide.

# met-eireann - Sunday 26 December, 2021

'Inaccurate' app and 'obvious bias' for Dublin: Complaints sent to Met Éireann in 2021
# Met Éireann
# Met Éireann

'Inaccurate' app and 'obvious bias' for Dublin: Complaints sent to Met Éireann in 2021

Dec 26th 2021, 12:05 AM 47,279 Views 27 Comments
  • Met Éireann received a large number of complaints regarding its general weather predictions.
  • The forecaster's rainfall radar was repeatedly criticised by users throughout 2020. This was the case again this year.
  • It's app and website also came in for criticism from numerous members of the public.

# met-eireann - Tuesday 21 December, 2021

Status Yellow rain warning issued for three counties
# Weather
# Weather

Status Yellow rain warning issued for three counties

Dec 21st 2021, 11:52 AM 41,729 Views 5 Comments

The warning is valid from 2am tomorrow until 6am on Thursday.

# met-eireann - Monday 20 December, 2021

Christmas Day snow unlikely with forecast up in the air over ‘battle’ of cold and mild weather
# Met Éireann
# Met Éireann

Christmas Day snow unlikely with forecast up in the air over ‘battle’ of cold and mild weather

Dec 20th 2021, 4:57 PM 13,766 Views 15 Comments

The current forecast suggests that highest temperatures on Christmas Day will range from 7 to 10 degrees Celsius.

Status Yellow fog warning in place for entire country this morning
# Weather
# Weather

Status Yellow fog warning in place for entire country this morning

Dec 20th 2021, 7:38 AM 11,957 Views 7 Comments

The warning is in place until 11am this morning.

# met-eireann - Saturday 18 December, 2021

Status Yellow fog warning issued for six counties tonight
# Merry And Bright
# Merry And Bright

Status Yellow fog warning issued for six counties tonight

Updated Dec 18th 2021, 11:20 AM 41,775 Views 11 Comments

Temperatures are expected to drop below zero on Tuesday night.

# met-eireann - Tuesday 14 December, 2021

Fog warning in place for the whole country until 9am
# Status Yellow
# Status Yellow

Fog warning in place for the whole country until 9am

Dec 14th 2021, 7:06 AM 8,705 Views 6 Comments

After the weather warning ends, it will be a dry day with a mix of cloud and sunny spells for most.

# met-eireann - Monday 13 December, 2021

Met Éireann issues nationwide Status Yellow fog warning
# Met Éireann
# Met Éireann

Met Éireann issues nationwide Status Yellow fog warning

Dec 13th 2021, 2:30 PM 41,808 Views 18 Comments

The warning is set to be in place from 7pm tonight until 9am tomorrow

# met-eireann - Sunday 12 December, 2021

Status Yellow wind warning kicks in for 7 western counties from 3pm
# Wild West
# Wild West

Status Yellow wind warning kicks in for 7 western counties from 3pm

Dec 12th 2021, 10:20 AM 32,459 Views 6 Comments

Some fallen trees and power outages are possible, Met Éireann said.

# met-eireann - Friday 10 December, 2021

Status Yellow wind warnings set to come into effect for four counties on Sunday
# Wind Warning
# Wind Warning

Status Yellow wind warnings set to come into effect for four counties on Sunday

Dec 10th 2021, 4:56 PM 38,551 Views 4 Comments

The warnings will be in place for Kerry, Galway, Mayo and Donegal on Sunday afternoon

# met-eireann - Tuesday 7 December, 2021

As it happened: Power outages, flooding and now a Dublin orange warning as Storm Barra hits
Live Dec 7th 2021, 9:35 PM

As it happened: Power outages, flooding and now a Dublin orange warning as Storm Barra hits

  • Schools will be closed again tomorrow in 11 counties
  • Some 38,000 homes and businesses around the country remain without power
  • A status red warning is in place in Co Clare
How does Met Éireann decide on weather warnings?
# Weather Warning
# Weather Warning

How does Met Éireann decide on weather warnings?

Dec 7th 2021, 1:32 PM 11,174 Views 15 Comments

The forecaster will usually refrain from issuing warnings more than 60-hours in advance

As it happened: Tens of thousands without power and people told to stay indoors in Red counties
Live Dec 7th 2021, 12:00 PM

As it happened: Tens of thousands without power and people told to stay indoors in Red counties

  • Status Red warnings are now in place in Cork and Kerry - with a further Red warning to take effect in Clare from 4pm
  • The rest of the country is covered by Orange and Yellow warnings
  • Over 50,000 premises are without power and schools in Red and Orange counties are closed
Storm Barra: Everything you need to know as it arrives on our shores
# Storm Barra
# Storm Barra

Storm Barra: Everything you need to know as it arrives on our shores

Dec 7th 2021, 6:00 AM 66,968 Views 13 Comments

The storm is set to bring high winds and heavy rainfall across the country, with some counties also expecting flooding in coastal areas.

# met-eireann - Monday 6 December, 2021

Storm Barra: All schools and colleges in counties under Red and Orange warnings to close tomorrow
# Schools Closed
# Schools Closed

Storm Barra: All schools and colleges in counties under Red and Orange warnings to close tomorrow

Updated Dec 6th 2021, 8:15 PM 153,721 Views 66 Comments

Schools, colleges and universities across 12 counties are being told not to open tomorrow because of the approaching storm.

# met-eireann - Sunday 5 December, 2021

Status Orange and Yellow warnings issued ahead of Storm Barra next week
# Storm Barra
# Storm Barra

Status Orange and Yellow warnings issued ahead of Storm Barra next week

Updated Dec 5th 2021, 5:28 PM 106,335 Views 50 Comments

The weather warnings will be in place for the country on Tuesday and early Wednesday.

# met-eireann - Friday 3 December, 2021

Wet and very windy weather forecast for next week
# More Of It
# More Of It

Wet and very windy weather forecast for next week

Dec 3rd 2021, 5:02 PM 21,411 Views 3 Comments

Weather warnings are expected to be issued on Sunday.

# met-eireann - Friday 26 November, 2021

Storm Arwen: Winds pick up speed as weather warnings to come into effect
# Alert
# Alert

Storm Arwen: Winds pick up speed as weather warnings to come into effect

Updated Nov 26th 2021, 1:06 PM 39,014 Views 11 Comments

Wind warnings have been issued for nine counties, while the parts of England and Scotland have been upgraded to a rare red warning.

# met-eireann - Monday 22 November, 2021

Cold but sunny week ahead as fog warning issued for all of Munster
# Forecast
# Forecast

Cold but sunny week ahead as fog warning issued for all of Munster

Updated Nov 22nd 2021, 6:26 PM 29,108 Views 17 Comments

Highest temperatures today will reach around six to nine degrees Celsius before frost develops tonight.

# met-eireann - Thursday 18 November, 2021

Why Ireland is currently 'unseasonably warm' and how it will change over the weekend
# Warm November Rain
# Warm November Rain

Why Ireland is currently 'unseasonably warm' and how it will change over the weekend

Nov 18th 2021, 12:50 PM 74,056 Views 29 Comments

Evelyn Cusack says it’s about the interplay between northern and southern air masses.

# met-eireann - Wednesday 10 November, 2021

Met Éireann teaming with three countries to create supercomputer to advance weather forecasting
# Weather
# Weather

Met Éireann teaming with three countries to create supercomputer to advance weather forecasting

Nov 10th 2021, 9:15 AM 27,841 Views 40 Comments

Planned to be operational by early 2023, the new supercomputer will provide high-resolution weather forecasts.

# met-eireann - Sunday 31 October, 2021

Status yellow wind warnings issued for all counties with gusts of up to 110km/h expected
# Weather Warning
# Weather Warning

Status yellow wind warnings issued for all counties with gusts of up to 110km/h expected

Updated Oct 31st 2021, 3:10 PM 54,498 Views 15 Comments

The warning will remain in place until 10pm for Galway and Mayo.

# met-eireann - Thursday 28 October, 2021

Road users urged to exercise caution as Status Orange weather warning extended

Road users urged to exercise caution as Status Orange weather warning extended

Oct 28th 2021, 7:17 AM 45,562 Views 10 Comments

A Status Orange rainfall warning has been place for Waterford, Wexford and Wicklow since 5.30pm yesterday.

# met-eireann - Wednesday 27 October, 2021

Status Orange rain warning for three south-eastern counties as flooding is predicted
# Looks Like Rain Ted
# Looks Like Rain Ted

Status Orange rain warning for three south-eastern counties as flooding is predicted

Updated Oct 27th 2021, 5:49 PM 55,902 Views 12 Comments

Met Éireann says conditions will be unsettled for the rest of the week.

# met-eireann - Saturday 23 October, 2021

The Bank Holiday weekend is going to be wet and windy, but there will be sunny spells at times
# Mixed Bag
# Mixed Bag

The Bank Holiday weekend is going to be wet and windy, but there will be sunny spells at times

Oct 23rd 2021, 9:12 AM 17,463 Views 5 Comments

A Status Yellow rain warning has been issued for Cork and Kerry.

# met-eireann - Wednesday 20 October, 2021

A dull and rainy day ... but sunny spells are on the way before unsettled Bank Holiday weekend
# Mixed Bag
# Mixed Bag

A dull and rainy day ... but sunny spells are on the way before unsettled Bank Holiday weekend

Oct 20th 2021, 8:46 AM 12,436 Views 3 Comments

There’s a risk of localised flooding across Munster and Leinster today.

# met-eireann - Tuesday 19 October, 2021

Bright days and sunny spells ahead before an unsettled weekend
# Forecast
# Forecast

Bright days and sunny spells ahead before an unsettled weekend

Oct 19th 2021, 7:53 AM 14,429 Views 5 Comments

Tomorrow will see a good deal of dry and bright weather with sunny spells.

# met-eireann - Wednesday 6 October, 2021

Rain warnings issued for seven western counties ... but unseasonably warm conditions ahead
# Mixed Bag
# Mixed Bag

Rain warnings issued for seven western counties ... but unseasonably warm conditions ahead

Oct 6th 2021, 3:48 PM 24,946 Views 1 Comment

Highest temperatures will range between 16 to 20 degrees tomorrow.

# met-eireann - Monday 4 October, 2021

September 2021 provisionally warmest on record for Ireland, Met Éireann says
# Never Was A Cloudy Day
# Never Was A Cloudy Day

September 2021 provisionally warmest on record for Ireland, Met Éireann says

Oct 4th 2021, 5:27 PM 12,683 Views 9 Comments

Mean temperatures for Ireland were 2.1 degrees above their long-term averages.

# met-eireann - Sunday 3 October, 2021

Met Éireann objected to Dave over Diarmuid as part of storm names poll
# Storm Names
# Storm Names

Met Éireann objected to Dave over Diarmuid as part of storm names poll

Oct 3rd 2021, 3:20 PM 43,738 Views 35 Comments

Internal records detail how there was healthy debate over what names to include.

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