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Dublin: 16°C Wednesday 17 August 2022

#Power Outages

# power-outages - Saturday 19 February, 2022

Met Éireann issues orange warning for Donegal with strong winds expected in all counties
# Windy
# Windy

Met Éireann issues orange warning for Donegal with strong winds expected in all counties

Updated Feb 19th 2022, 6:00 PM 100,330 Views 10 Comments

‘Phenomenal waves’ are forecast in some areas.

# power-outages - Friday 18 February, 2022

Thousands of homes reconnected to the grid, but 44,000 remain without power after Storm Eunice
# ESB
# ESB

Thousands of homes reconnected to the grid, but 44,000 remain without power after Storm Eunice

Updated Feb 18th 2022, 6:07 PM 44,700 Views 19 Comments

Some weather warnings remain in effect for Ireland with severe gusts experienced across the country.

# power-outages - Thursday 18 February, 2021

US Senator Ted Cruz takes trip to Mexico as his home state of Texas is hit by power cuts and water shortages
# Cruz Control
# Cruz Control

US Senator Ted Cruz takes trip to Mexico as his home state of Texas is hit by power cuts and water shortages

Feb 18th 2021, 6:41 PM 25,414 Views 22 Comments

Cruz released a statement this evening confirming the trip abroad.

# power-outages - Saturday 31 October, 2020

Thousands without power as Storm Aiden sweeps across the country
# Power Outages
# Power Outages

Thousands without power as Storm Aiden sweeps across the country

Oct 31st 2020, 10:07 AM 51,875 Views 17 Comments

Status Orange wind warnings are currently in place for 5 counties.

# power-outages - Wednesday 19 August, 2020

Over 10,000 homes and businesses without power as Storm Ellen makes landfall
# Power Outages
# Power Outages

Over 10,000 homes and businesses without power as Storm Ellen makes landfall

Updated Aug 19th 2020, 10:55 PM 151,845 Views 40 Comments

A Status Red wind warning is in effect in Cork until midnight.

# power-outages - 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 240,215 Views 50 Comments

The Status Orange warning is in place until noon today.

# power-outages - Monday 13 January, 2020

Storm Brendan: 32,000 still without power as Status Orange warning remains for five counties until midnight
# Status Orange
# Status Orange

Storm Brendan: 32,000 still without power as Status Orange warning remains for five counties until midnight

Updated Jan 13th 2020, 6:10 PM 293,914 Views 76 Comments

A number of flights to and from Shannon Airport have been cancelled.

# power-outages - Wednesday 18 December, 2019

Over 6,000 homes without power as strong winds sweep in across Ireland
# Power Outages
# Power Outages

Over 6,000 homes without power as strong winds sweep in across Ireland

Dec 18th 2019, 10:02 PM 36,600 Views 8 Comments

A Status Orange wind warning is currently in place for Galway and Mayo.

# power-outages - Friday 4 October, 2019

Power restored across the country but 'substantial' flooding remains in parts following Storm Lorenzo
# Stormy Weather
# Stormy Weather

Power restored across the country but 'substantial' flooding remains in parts following Storm Lorenzo

Updated Oct 4th 2019, 6:42 PM 110,009 Views 122 Comments

People have been warned to stay vigilant of fallen power lines and trees.

# power-outages - Saturday 21 September, 2019

Power outages as thunderstorms sweep through the east of the country
# Weather Warning
# Weather Warning

Power outages as thunderstorms sweep through the east of the country

Sep 21st 2019, 3:50 PM 58,459 Views 24 Comments

A status yellow weather warning is in place until the early hours of tomorrow morning.

# power-outages - Saturday 27 April, 2019

Under 2,000 homes without power as ESB crews restore power nationwide after Storm Hannah
# Storm Hannah
# Storm Hannah

Under 2,000 homes without power as ESB crews restore power nationwide after Storm Hannah

Updated Apr 27th 2019, 6:00 PM 102,713 Views 31 Comments

AA Roadwatch and An Garda Síochána are warning motorists that fallen trees and other debris are likely.

# power-outages - Wednesday 13 March, 2019

Thousands without power after Storm Gareth brings night of strong winds
# Storm Gareth
# Storm Gareth

Thousands without power after Storm Gareth brings night of strong winds

Mar 13th 2019, 7:49 AM 30,312 Views 9 Comments

A status orange wind warning is currently in place for Donegal, Galway, Leitrim, Mayo and Sligo.

# power-outages - Monday 16 October, 2017

Storm Ophelia: Households should prepare to be without power for a number of days
# Power Outages
# Power Outages

Storm Ophelia: Households should prepare to be without power for a number of days

Oct 16th 2017, 8:30 AM 140,644 Views 86 Comments

ESB is warning some households will be without power for up to 10 days.

# power-outages - Saturday 4 January, 2014

From floods to freezing: Weather turns bitter with temperatures set to drop
# Stormwatch
# Stormwatch

From floods to freezing: Weather turns bitter with temperatures set to drop

Jan 4th 2014, 7:43 PM 60,339 Views 67 Comments

As wintry showers continue in parts, snow is expected on high ground but could affect low-lying regions.

# power-outages - Thursday 19 December, 2013

Power restored for most but strong winds will return tomorrow
# Wild Weather
# Wild Weather

Power restored for most but strong winds will return tomorrow

Dec 19th 2013, 5:04 PM 10,238 Views 3 Comments

At the peak of the disruption 25,000 homes and business were without power but most have now been fixed.

# power-outages - Friday 22 March, 2013

Floods, power cuts, traffic jams: rain wreaks havoc
# Rainy Day
# Rainy Day

Floods, power cuts, traffic jams: rain wreaks havoc

Mar 22nd 2013, 1:39 PM 30,486 Views 74 Comments

A Waterford station has seen a record 63mm of rain fall in the past 36 hours.