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#Met Éireann

# 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 20,797 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 47,384 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 41,742 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 13,771 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 11,967 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 41,826 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 41,828 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 32,469 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 38,559 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 11,188 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 67,241 Views 14 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 154,039 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 106,414 Views 51 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 21,422 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 39,029 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 29,124 Views 16 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 74,258 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 27,877 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 54,514 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 45,573 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 55,928 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 17,480 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 12,441 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 14,439 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 24,970 Views 2 Comments

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 12,775 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 43,752 Views 35 Comments

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

# met-eireann - Friday 1 October, 2021

Scattered showers, blustery winds and bright spells forecast this weekend
# Autumnal Weather
# Autumnal Weather

Scattered showers, blustery winds and bright spells forecast this weekend

Oct 1st 2021, 11:16 AM 6,275 Views 0 Comments

Cooler temperatures and fresh winds are set to remain over the weekend.

# met-eireann - Wednesday 29 September, 2021

Wet and windy night ahead as rainfall warning in place for three western counties
# Status Yellow
# Status Yellow

Wet and windy night ahead as rainfall warning in place for three western counties

Sep 29th 2021, 9:45 PM 20,786 Views 2 Comments

A Status Yellow rainfall warning is in place for Galway, Mayo and Donegal.

# met-eireann - Sunday 26 September, 2021

Unsettled weather on the way as temperatures set to drop and heavy rain forecast
# Hats And Gloves
# Hats And Gloves

Unsettled weather on the way as temperatures set to drop and heavy rain forecast

Sep 26th 2021, 2:58 PM 33,724 Views 8 Comments

Met Éireann says temperatures will fall back to “around normal for the time of year”.

# met-eireann - Tuesday 21 September, 2021

Temperatures to reach 20 degrees over next few days ahead of unsettled weekend
# Met Éireann
# Met Éireann

Temperatures to reach 20 degrees over next few days ahead of unsettled weekend

Sep 21st 2021, 11:25 AM 28,246 Views 15 Comments

The weather is to be more unsettled over the weekend as low pressure moves in.

# met-eireann - Wednesday 8 September, 2021

Thunder and rain warnings issued for entire country amid flooding risk
# Met Éireann
# Met Éireann

Thunder and rain warnings issued for entire country amid flooding risk

Sep 8th 2021, 11:22 AM 53,766 Views 7 Comments

There’s a risk of localised flooding where the rainfall is heaviest.

# met-eireann - Tuesday 7 September, 2021

Country basks in late summer sun as highest temperature since heatwave recorded
# 27.9 Degrees
# 27.9 Degrees

Country basks in late summer sun as highest temperature since heatwave recorded

Sep 7th 2021, 9:47 PM 53,213 Views 18 Comments

September temperature values are higher than any of the data recorded during August.

# met-eireann - Wednesday 1 September, 2021

Kim, Pól and Seán: Names of future winter storms announced
# Storm Names
# Storm Names

Kim, Pól and Seán: Names of future winter storms announced

Sep 1st 2021, 12:10 AM 18,368 Views 20 Comments

The Storm Names partnership raises awareness of the impact of severe weather.

# met-eireann - Wednesday 25 August, 2021

Temperatures hit 25 degrees as good weather forecast to stay 'well into next week'
# Met Éireann
# Met Éireann

Temperatures hit 25 degrees as good weather forecast to stay 'well into next week'

Aug 25th 2021, 5:45 PM 31,426 Views 13 Comments

Highest temperatures will reach 26 degrees tomorrow.

# met-eireann - Sunday 22 August, 2021

Weather set to improve next week, with highs of 25 degrees
# Feeling Hot
# Feeling Hot

Weather set to improve next week, with highs of 25 degrees

Aug 22nd 2021, 12:40 PM 38,091 Views 14 Comments

This weekend was a washout in many places, with flooding in South Dublin.

# met-eireann - Saturday 21 August, 2021

Heavy flooding in South Dublin as thunderstorm warning in effect for much of the country
# Storms
# Storms

Heavy flooding in South Dublin as thunderstorm warning in effect for much of the country

Updated Aug 21st 2021, 4:18 PM 93,874 Views 37 Comments

Weather conditions over the weekend are conducive to the spread of potato blight, Met Éireann said.