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# snow - Saturday 17 March, 2018

National snow-ice warning in place, with east set to be worst affected
# HEAVY SNOWFALL
# HEAVY SNOWFALL

National snow-ice warning in place, with east set to be worst affected

Mar 17th 2018, 7:15 PM 99,006 Views 28 Comments

The snow showers will be heaviest and most frequent over Leinster and east Ulster.

# snow - Friday 16 March, 2018

Met Éireann issues orange snow-ice warning for Sunday along the east coast
# Weather
# Weather

Met Éireann issues orange snow-ice warning for Sunday along the east coast

Mar 16th 2018, 7:48 PM 63,566 Views 27 Comments

The orange warning will come into effect early Sunday morning.

The St. Patrick's Day forecast is bleak with sub-zero temps and a cold weather warning
# Wrap Up Warm
# Wrap Up Warm

The St. Patrick's Day forecast is bleak with sub-zero temps and a cold weather warning

Mar 16th 2018, 10:15 AM 18,994 Views 28 Comments

Some snow could accumulate in eastern areas.

# snow - Thursday 15 March, 2018

Paddy's Day is going to be freezing but there shouldn't be that much snow
# Please Say It Ain't Snow
# Please Say It Ain't Snow

Paddy's Day is going to be freezing but there shouldn't be that much snow

Mar 15th 2018, 7:24 AM 24,019 Views 22 Comments

It’s going to be cold but we won’t be snowed in.

# snow - Wednesday 14 March, 2018

Siptu calls for remuneration for members who 'worked tirelessly' during Storm Emma
# Emergency Services
# Emergency Services

Siptu calls for remuneration for members who 'worked tirelessly' during Storm Emma

Mar 14th 2018, 6:44 PM 16,308 Views 34 Comments

The trade union wants “a uniform response by local authorities to extreme weather events”.

# snow - Tuesday 13 March, 2018

Met Éireann is predicting snow for St. Patrick's Day
# BEGORRAH
# BEGORRAH

Met Éireann is predicting snow for St. Patrick's Day

Mar 13th 2018, 7:46 AM 136,020 Views 36 Comments

Snow showers could be frequent in the east and southeast.

# snow - Friday 9 March, 2018

'Snow tourists' told to stay away from Wicklow Mountains this weekend over avalanche fears
# Stay Away
# Stay Away

'Snow tourists' told to stay away from Wicklow Mountains this weekend over avalanche fears

Mar 9th 2018, 11:02 AM 40,559 Views 40 Comments

The message is to stay away.

# snow - Tuesday 6 March, 2018

'Snow tourists' hampering clean-up operation
# Storm Emma
# Storm Emma

'Snow tourists' hampering clean-up operation

Mar 6th 2018, 4:35 PM 43,421 Views 25 Comments

Farmers and the army are among those helping clear snow around the country.

Snow-ice warning remains in place - but it won't be as cold
# Warning
# Warning

Snow-ice warning remains in place - but it won't be as cold

Mar 6th 2018, 7:01 AM 16,240 Views 6 Comments

Tonight will see scattered showers and temperatures around or below freezing.

Working 12 hour days and moving 400,000 tonnes of snow - how Dublin Airport crews overcame the Beast
# Whiteout
# Whiteout

Working 12 hour days and moving 400,000 tonnes of snow - how Dublin Airport crews overcame the Beast

Mar 6th 2018, 6:05 AM 17,464 Views 20 Comments

100 on-site staff and 200 contractors worked to clear the nearly 1,000 acre site.

# snow - Monday 5 March, 2018

Drivers warned about snow and ice falling onto road as clean-up continues
# Impassable
# Impassable

Drivers warned about snow and ice falling onto road as clean-up continues

Mar 5th 2018, 3:20 PM 35,024 Views 25 Comments

The east of the country is worst affected.

Snow forces Schmidt's squad to move training to Abbotstown
# Change Of Plan
From The42
# Change Of Plan

Snow forces Schmidt's squad to move training to Abbotstown

Mar 5th 2018, 1:55 PM 7,983 Views 1 Comment

Ireland’s Kildare training base remains coated in thick snow after last week’s severe weather.

Leo Varadkar: 'We may find people dead in their homes in the coming days'
# Emergency
# Emergency

Leo Varadkar: 'We may find people dead in their homes in the coming days'

Mar 5th 2018, 7:45 AM 38,542 Views 99 Comments

Varadkar said that a number of deaths may have been caused by the storm.

# snow - Sunday 4 March, 2018

'Tomorrow is not a normal day' - People urged to use public transport, parts of east remain in 'full crisis'
# The Great Thaw
# The Great Thaw

'Tomorrow is not a normal day' - People urged to use public transport, parts of east remain in 'full crisis'

Mar 4th 2018, 2:38 PM 175,110 Views 62 Comments

Temperatures are expected to be between 3 and 6 degrees today.

Parents to be told later today whether individual schools are reopening
# Expected To Open
# Expected To Open

Parents to be told later today whether individual schools are reopening

Mar 4th 2018, 8:25 AM 34,126 Views 17 Comments

Most schools and colleges are expected to reopen.

Public transport is returning to normal but the advice is to check in with provider before setting off
# Public Transport
# Public Transport

Public transport is returning to normal but the advice is to check in with provider before setting off

Mar 4th 2018, 8:12 AM 26,920 Views 6 Comments

The road conditions are still being considered treacherous.

# snow - Saturday 3 March, 2018

Quiz: Where in the country was this snowy photo taken?
# Snow Days
# Snow Days

Quiz: Where in the country was this snowy photo taken?

Mar 3rd 2018, 8:30 PM 50,799 Views 25 Comments

TheJournal.ie received hundreds of photos from readers around the country this week. Here are just a few of them.

Major progress made with reconnections, but 11,000 homes still without power in southeast
# Power Outage
# Power Outage

Major progress made with reconnections, but 11,000 homes still without power in southeast

Mar 3rd 2018, 5:46 PM 22,354 Views 9 Comments

Electricity has been restored to 13,000 homes since 6am this morning.

Schools are to reopen on Monday - where possible
# School's Back
# School's Back

Schools are to reopen on Monday - where possible

Mar 3rd 2018, 1:11 PM 28,960 Views 8 Comments

The final decision will be made by the schools themselves.

'Don't be lulled into a false sense of security, the roads are still treacherous'
# Be Warned
# Be Warned

'Don't be lulled into a false sense of security, the roads are still treacherous'

Mar 3rd 2018, 11:57 AM 23,168 Views 14 Comments

Motorists are being urged to take to the road only in exceptional circumstances.

# snow - Friday 2 March, 2018

AS IT HAPPENED: More heavy snow on east coast as drivers warned 'stay off the roads'
Live Mar 2nd 2018, 5:38 PM

AS IT HAPPENED: More heavy snow on east coast as drivers warned 'stay off the roads'

Status red warning for five Leinster counties extended until 9am
# Storm Emma
# Storm Emma

Status red warning for five Leinster counties extended until 9am

Mar 2nd 2018, 4:00 PM 137,309 Views 75 Comments

Snow will continue to fall until this evening and sleety showers are expected tomorrow.

PHOTOS: Stunning shots of snow around the country
# Beast From The East
# Beast From The East

PHOTOS: Stunning shots of snow around the country

Mar 2nd 2018, 1:10 PM 142,750 Views 37 Comments

It’s a winter wonderland … in March.

'It’s not just your own life you’re risking': People told to not drive unless journey is essential
# No Cars Go
# No Cars Go

'It’s not just your own life you’re risking': People told to not drive unless journey is essential

Mar 2nd 2018, 11:40 AM 111,023 Views 89 Comments

Several people had to be rescued after getting stuck in their cars.

Poll: Are you planning to leave your home today?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Are you planning to leave your home today?

Mar 2nd 2018, 9:11 AM 61,345 Views 88 Comments

Do you think you have snow business venturing out of the house?

Forecast, transport and closures: Here's what you need to know today
# Storm Emma
# Storm Emma

Forecast, transport and closures: Here's what you need to know today

Mar 2nd 2018, 8:37 AM 56,911 Views 14 Comments

A status red snow-ice warning will remain in place for Munster, Leinster and Galway until 6pm.

# snow - Thursday 1 March, 2018

'In Boston they'd throw you in the clink': Here's why you should never drive in a blizzard
# Whiteout
# Whiteout

'In Boston they'd throw you in the clink': Here's why you should never drive in a blizzard

Mar 1st 2018, 5:18 PM 55,234 Views 66 Comments

Sean O’Neill of Transport Infrastructure Ireland said “even in a tank” people would be at risk of driving off a bridge or motorway because of reduced visibility.

Everyone should be off the roads and indoors from now
# Storm Emma
# Storm Emma

Everyone should be off the roads and indoors from now

Mar 1st 2018, 3:58 PM 78,299 Views 117 Comments

People are being advised to stay indoors until tomorrow afternoon as a blizzard moves in.

Michael D Higgins praises people who are working to provide essential services during storm
# Emergency Personnel
# Emergency Personnel

Michael D Higgins praises people who are working to provide essential services during storm

Mar 1st 2018, 3:05 PM 14,710 Views 40 Comments

A status red snow-ice warning is in place for the entire country.

Large queues formed outside post offices ahead of lunchtime shutdown
# Shutdown
# Shutdown

Large queues formed outside post offices ahead of lunchtime shutdown

Mar 1st 2018, 1:14 PM 25,261 Views 32 Comments

All An Post branches are now shut until Monday.

AS IT HAPPENED: Status Red warning nationwide as Ireland braces for blizzard conditions
Live Mar 1st 2018, 10:45 AM

AS IT HAPPENED: Status Red warning nationwide as Ireland braces for blizzard conditions

7 completely zen ways to make the most of your snow day at home
# Beast From The East
From The Daily Edge
# Beast From The East

7 completely zen ways to make the most of your snow day at home

Mar 1st 2018, 8:00 AM 7,406 Views 0 Comments

You’re trapped inside so make the most of it.

# snow - Wednesday 28 February, 2018

Pictures: A snowbound zoo, snowball fights, and stunning vistas - the Beast hit Ireland and everything looked amazing
# Sexy Beast
# Sexy Beast

Pictures: A snowbound zoo, snowball fights, and stunning vistas - the Beast hit Ireland and everything looked amazing

Feb 28th 2018, 10:30 PM 44,755 Views 19 Comments

It was a day of singular beauty around the emerald isle.

'Unprecedented situation': Up to 40cm of snow predicted by Friday lunchtime
# Dangerous Conditions
# Dangerous Conditions

'Unprecedented situation': Up to 40cm of snow predicted by Friday lunchtime

Feb 28th 2018, 6:40 PM 57,985 Views 77 Comments

A Status Red snow-ice warning will be in place in Munster and Leinster from 4pm tomorrow.

AS IT HAPPENED: Here's your transport updates as country prepares for heavy snowfall overnight
Live Feb 28th 2018, 6:18 PM

AS IT HAPPENED: Here's your transport updates as country prepares for heavy snowfall overnight

All non-urgent outpatient procedures in Leinster and Munster cancelled
# Severe Weather
# Severe Weather

All non-urgent outpatient procedures in Leinster and Munster cancelled

Feb 28th 2018, 5:45 PM 11,545 Views 15 Comments

Three children’s hospitals are also cancelling planned admissions and outpatient appointments.

9 painfully Southside responses to the arrival of the Beast from the East
# Beast From The Southside
From The Daily Edge
# Beast From The Southside

9 painfully Southside responses to the arrival of the Beast from the East

Feb 28th 2018, 4:30 PM 32,230 Views 0 Comments

You can find bread but you can’t find brioche.

Over 40 people have died as a result of the severe icy weather gripping Europe
# The Beast
# The Beast

Over 40 people have died as a result of the severe icy weather gripping Europe

Feb 28th 2018, 2:57 PM 40,166 Views 17 Comments

At least 42 people have died because of weather conditions in Europe since Friday.

Conditions are going to deteriorate further as Met Éireann expects 25cm of snowfall by tomorrow
# Worse To Come
# Worse To Come

Conditions are going to deteriorate further as Met Éireann expects 25cm of snowfall by tomorrow

Feb 28th 2018, 11:00 AM 26,109 Views 23 Comments

Temperatures will drop to as low as -6 degrees tonight.

PHOTOS: Many parts of Ireland are covered in snow
# Beast From The East
# Beast From The East

PHOTOS: Many parts of Ireland are covered in snow

Feb 28th 2018, 10:06 AM 69,980 Views 49 Comments

Stay safe out there.