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# orange-alert - Thursday 12 March, 2020

Flooded roads in Sligo town 'impassable' and Orange wind alert issued for Mayo
# Flooding
# Flooding

Flooded roads in Sligo town 'impassable' and Orange wind alert issued for Mayo

Mar 12th 2020, 8:19 AM 43,624 Views 7 Comments

The promenade in Strandhill, Co Sligo is also closed due to waves and stones being hurled across the wall.

# orange-alert - Sunday 9 February, 2020

As the worst of the storm passes, a nationwide snow/ice warning has been issued by Met Éireann
# Yellow Alert
# Yellow Alert

As the worst of the storm passes, a nationwide snow/ice warning has been issued by Met Éireann

Updated Feb 9th 2020, 4:30 PM 240,149 Views 50 Comments

The Status Orange warning is in place until noon today.

# orange-alert - Saturday 4 May, 2019

Cork fire crews deployed to 'potentially serious incident' that turned out to be smoke canister
# Orange Alert
# Orange Alert

Cork fire crews deployed to 'potentially serious incident' that turned out to be smoke canister

May 4th 2019, 4:11 PM 15,811 Views 3 Comments

The incident happened last night in the Tivoli Docks area.

# orange-alert - Friday 8 June, 2018

Drivers urged to take caution after thunder warning is issued for 23 counties
# Flooding
# Flooding

Drivers urged to take caution after thunder warning is issued for 23 counties

Updated Jun 8th 2018, 5:40 PM 69,365 Views 34 Comments

Some spot flooding may occur.

# orange-alert - Monday 8 January, 2018

'Slow down': Driver warning after temperatures plunge to minus 5 overnight
# Orange Alert
# Orange Alert

'Slow down': Driver warning after temperatures plunge to minus 5 overnight

Jan 8th 2018, 7:44 AM 36,035 Views 5 Comments

A ‘status orange’ weather warning remains in place for much of the country.

# orange-alert - Tuesday 2 January, 2018

Flooding, fallen trees and power outages as Storm Eleanor passes through the country
# Weather Warning
# Weather Warning

Flooding, fallen trees and power outages as Storm Eleanor passes through the country

Jan 2nd 2018, 10:53 PM 145,780 Views 74 Comments

Much of the flooding reported earlier this evening has now receded.

# orange-alert - Friday 8 December, 2017

'Orange alert' warning: Significant falls of snow due in 17 counties this weekend
# Weather Warning
# Weather Warning

'Orange alert' warning: Significant falls of snow due in 17 counties this weekend

Dec 8th 2017, 3:35 PM 187,757 Views 66 Comments

A low temperature warning has also been issued for tonight.

# orange-alert - Saturday 11 March, 2017

Explainer: Is the Netherlands about to take a big jump to the far-right?
# Orange Alert
# Orange Alert

Explainer: Is the Netherlands about to take a big jump to the far-right?

Mar 11th 2017, 9:00 PM 27,384 Views 94 Comments

Everything you need to know about this week’s parliamentary election.

# orange-alert - Sunday 26 February, 2017

Storm Ewan causes flight delays at Dublin Airport
# Orange Alert
# Orange Alert

Storm Ewan causes flight delays at Dublin Airport

Feb 26th 2017, 2:30 PM 69,236 Views 34 Comments

Weather warnings are in place in 18 counties until 3pm today.

# orange-alert - Sunday 10 April, 2016

Cork on alert once again as rain and high tides cause flooding
# Orange Alert
# Orange Alert

Cork on alert once again as rain and high tides cause flooding

Apr 10th 2016, 4:50 PM 62,155 Views 41 Comments

Motorists have been advised to change their travel plans and exercise extreme caution in coastal areas.

# orange-alert - Saturday 9 April, 2016

Met Éireann has issued two weather warnings - we're in for a wet weekend
# Orange Alert
# Orange Alert

Met Éireann has issued two weather warnings - we're in for a wet weekend

Apr 9th 2016, 11:57 AM 35,684 Views 21 Comments

Heavy rain will spread across the country from early tomorrow morning.

# orange-alert - Wednesday 11 November, 2015

Wind warnings extended to entire country as Storm Abigail sweeps in
# Abigail Force
# Abigail Force

Wind warnings extended to entire country as Storm Abigail sweeps in

Nov 11th 2015, 2:30 PM 58,092 Views 28 Comments

Some “damaging gusts” should be expected.

# orange-alert - Friday 6 March, 2015

Be careful on the roads over the weekend, it's going to be windy
# Take It Easy
# Take It Easy

Be careful on the roads over the weekend, it's going to be windy

Mar 6th 2015, 6:55 AM 22,246 Views 14 Comments

Be safe out there.

# orange-alert - Wednesday 4 February, 2015

A MINUS SIX weather warning... And no sign of an end to the freezing stupid weather
# Orange Alert
# Orange Alert

A MINUS SIX weather warning... And no sign of an end to the freezing stupid weather

Feb 4th 2015, 3:26 PM 45,701 Views 55 Comments

Remember last week, when we were all running out of work to gawp at the snow? What idiots we were.

# orange-alert - Monday 12 January, 2015

Trees blown down, thousands without power after 100km winds overnight
# Orange Alert
# Orange Alert

Trees blown down, thousands without power after 100km winds overnight

Jan 12th 2015, 7:23 AM 17,851 Views 12 Comments

The worst of it seems to be over — but two weather warnings remain in effect until 9am.

# orange-alert - Sunday 11 January, 2015

Incoming: Another 'high winds' weather warning just kicked-in
# Orange Alert
# Orange Alert

Incoming: Another 'high winds' weather warning just kicked-in

Jan 11th 2015, 8:55 AM 35,531 Views 25 Comments

It’s going to be a blustery 24 hours. Let’s be careful out there…

# orange-alert - Thursday 8 January, 2015

Some flights diverted at Dublin airport over severe winds
# Orange Alert
# Orange Alert

Some flights diverted at Dublin airport over severe winds

Jan 8th 2015, 9:36 PM 44,742 Views 30 Comments

A wind warning came into effect at 6pm this evening.

# orange-alert - Thursday 27 November, 2014

Turn on those lights: Status Orange weather warning in place
# The Fog
# The Fog

Turn on those lights: Status Orange weather warning in place

Nov 27th 2014, 7:29 AM 10,898 Views 14 Comments

An Garda Siochána are warning about dangerous driving conditions across the country.

# orange-alert - Tuesday 26 August, 2014

Iceland volcano hit by most powerful earthquake since tremors began
# Uh Oh
# Uh Oh

Iceland volcano hit by most powerful earthquake since tremors began

Aug 26th 2014, 2:15 PM 19,167 Views 16 Comments

There is currently an orange alert in place indicating an increased potential of an eruption.

# orange-alert - Friday 1 August, 2014

Put the barbecue away... It's going to rain heavily tomorrow. ALL DAY
# Orange Alert
# Orange Alert

Put the barbecue away... It's going to rain heavily tomorrow. ALL DAY

Aug 1st 2014, 10:47 PM 34,112 Views 32 Comments

Met Éireann has issued a ‘status orange’ rainfall warning for Leinster, Tipperary and Waterford.

# orange-alert - Tuesday 10 June, 2014

Thunderstorm warning in place for most of the country
# Orange Alert
# Orange Alert

Thunderstorm warning in place for most of the country

Jun 10th 2014, 7:20 AM 23,462 Views 29 Comments

Drivers are being urged to take care as spot flooding is expected.

# orange-alert - Friday 14 February, 2014

# orange-alert - Tuesday 11 February, 2014

Orange Alert: More "violent gusts" at coasts as new storm bears down on the West
# Storm Watch
# Storm Watch

Orange Alert: More "violent gusts" at coasts as new storm bears down on the West

Feb 11th 2014, 8:07 AM 16,655 Views 19 Comments

The new system is set to hit tomorrow morning.

# orange-alert - Sunday 9 February, 2014

# orange-alert - Saturday 1 February, 2014

Photos: Rescue efforts under way after severe flood emergency
# Batten Down The Hatches
# Batten Down The Hatches

Photos: Rescue efforts under way after severe flood emergency

Feb 1st 2014, 3:04 PM 47,358 Views 57 Comments

You might want to stay indoors today, particularly if you live in the west.

Batten down the hatches: Storm-force winds batter the country
# Hold Onto Your Hats
# Hold Onto Your Hats

Batten down the hatches: Storm-force winds batter the country

Feb 1st 2014, 12:10 PM 46,828 Views 32 Comments

It’s pretty windy out there this morning.

# orange-alert - Friday 31 January, 2014

Get ready, Ireland... Tonight's storm warning's been extended to cover the whole country
# No Escape
# No Escape

Get ready, Ireland... Tonight's storm warning's been extended to cover the whole country

Jan 31st 2014, 12:48 PM 30,842 Views 30 Comments

Met Éireann’s warning of winds of up to 130km. Higher than normal tides mean there’s a strong threat of flooding.

Falling debris, veering vehicles and aquaplaning all hazards as storm approaches
# Hold Onto Your Hats
# Hold Onto Your Hats

Falling debris, veering vehicles and aquaplaning all hazards as storm approaches

Jan 31st 2014, 7:45 AM 20,956 Views 25 Comments

Winds gusting 100 to 130 km/h are expect to hit Atlantic counties later tonight.

# orange-alert - Sunday 26 January, 2014

'Stay away from the coast': Warnings issued as storm expected to hit hardest today
# Orange Alert
# Orange Alert

'Stay away from the coast': Warnings issued as storm expected to hit hardest today

Jan 26th 2014, 7:30 AM 25,067 Views 18 Comments

Winds of up to 130km/h are set to combine with high seas, leading to an increased risk of flooding, especially along coasts.

# orange-alert - Saturday 25 January, 2014

Here’s What Happened Today: Saturday
# News Fix
# News Fix

Here’s What Happened Today: Saturday

Jan 25th 2014, 9:14 PM 22,818 Views 9 Comments

Everyone’s been talking about the fire in Clondalkin, the ‘RA’ conference, and Met Éireann’s storm warning…

Orange alert: Coastal flood warning as 130km winds set to sweep country
# Storm Watch
# Storm Watch

Orange alert: Coastal flood warning as 130km winds set to sweep country

Jan 25th 2014, 9:13 PM 62,217 Views 95 Comments

The strong winds, combined with high seas and waves, are expected to cause problems in coastal areas — particularly tomorrow afternoon.

# orange-alert - Monday 6 January, 2014

Pictures: More flooding in Galway, Cork & Waterford as stormy weather continues
# Storm Watch
# Storm Watch

Pictures: More flooding in Galway, Cork & Waterford as stormy weather continues

Jan 6th 2014, 1:33 PM 76,949 Views 116 Comments

Several routes were closed this morning as spring tides combined with widespread gales to cause problems for motorists.

# orange-alert - Friday 3 January, 2014

Stormwatch: Travel disruption as ferry services cancelled but flights coping well
# Orange Alert
# Orange Alert

Stormwatch: Travel disruption as ferry services cancelled but flights coping well

Jan 3rd 2014, 9:43 AM 17,336 Views 26 Comments

A number of Irish Sea crossings have been hit by the storm conditions.

Stormwatch: Over 7,000 homes without power, floods and high tides
# Orange Alert
# Orange Alert

Stormwatch: Over 7,000 homes without power, floods and high tides

Jan 3rd 2014, 7:56 AM 28,171 Views 19 Comments

Met Éireann releases new alert for this afternoon as wild weather set to continue.

# orange-alert - Thursday 26 December, 2013

UPDATE: Met Éireann issues red alert
# Storms-a-brewin
# Storms-a-brewin

UPDATE: Met Éireann issues red alert

Dec 26th 2013, 10:53 AM 45,560 Views 62 Comments

Motorists are being urged to be aware of ice on roads as windy weather is set to continue.

# orange-alert - Wednesday 25 December, 2013

Enjoy it while it lasts.. A fresh ‘orange alert’ storm warning’s just been issued
# Ah Here
# Ah Here

Enjoy it while it lasts.. A fresh ‘orange alert’ storm warning’s just been issued

Dec 25th 2013, 2:20 PM 24,230 Views 26 Comments

Just when you thought it was safe to go outside…

# orange-alert - Monday 23 December, 2013

Travel warnings issued, ferries cancelled as ‘vigorous’ storm set to pass overnight
# Orange Alert
# Orange Alert

Travel warnings issued, ferries cancelled as ‘vigorous’ storm set to pass overnight

Dec 23rd 2013, 10:46 PM 59,460 Views 64 Comments

Gusts of up to 130km are forecast, as the severe weather system passes to the northwest of the country.

# orange-alert - Saturday 21 December, 2013

Wild weather knocks out power, leads to ferries being cancelled
# Stormwatch
# Stormwatch

Wild weather knocks out power, leads to ferries being cancelled

Dec 21st 2013, 7:05 PM 30,688 Views 22 Comments

Crews have now restored the power that was disturbed by lightning strikes this morning.

Take a coat: Hail and thunderstorms to hit the country today
# Orange Alert
# Orange Alert

Take a coat: Hail and thunderstorms to hit the country today

Dec 21st 2013, 10:43 AM 13,349 Views 16 Comments

After heavy winds yesterday, thunderstorms and hail are expected today.

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