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# status-red - Saturday 29 February, 2020

Gardaí at scene of overturned truck in Galway as high winds batter west coast

Footage of the truck overturning have been shared widely on social media.

Storm Jorge: Clare and Galway residents advised to stay indoors as 130km/h gusts hit coast

Rainfall up to 20-30 mm is expected in some areas today, with 40-50 mm is possible in mountainous areas.

# status-red - Friday 3 January, 2020

The Explainer: How does Met Éireann decide on weather warnings?

Forecasting the weather is a complicated business, so this week on The Explainer we’re looking at how Met Éireann decides on whether a warning should be status yellow, orange, or red.

# status-red - Friday 26 April, 2019

21,000 without electricity and fallen trees blocking roads as Storm Hannah batters the country

Multiple weather warnings are in place.

# status-red - Friday 2 March, 2018

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

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

# status-red - Thursday 1 March, 2018

Here are the stores, banks and post offices closing due to the bad weather

The entire nation has been advised to remain indoors from 4pm today.

# status-red - Wednesday 28 February, 2018

People in Leinster and Munster advised to stay in their homes from 4pm tomorrow

Blizzard-like conditions are expected.

# status-red - Friday 10 November, 2017

Widow of man killed in Storm Ophelia wants official 'stay at home' guidelines in status red alerts

Fintan Goss (33) died when he was returning from work during Storm Ophelia.

# status-red - Tuesday 17 October, 2017

As it happened: The aftermath of Storm Ophelia is being assessed across the country Status Red This post contains videos

As it happened: The aftermath of Storm Ophelia is being assessed across the country

Here’s what you need to know about power outages, public transport and fallen trees.

Poll: Should people who ignore emergency services advice during a status red warning be arrested? Poll This post contains a poll

# status-red - Monday 16 October, 2017

AS IT HAPPENED: Country in lockdown as Storm Ophelia kills three people

We’ll have updates throughout the night as the powerful storm travels across Ireland.

# status-red - Sunday 15 October, 2017

Status red weather alert issued for entire country ahead of Ophelia's arrival

Rain can be expected over the country from tonight.

# status-red - Friday 4 December, 2015

'Stay away from headlands, piers and cliffs': All you need to know about Storm Desmond

The ‘red alert’ weather warning kicked in at 6pm.

# status-red - Thursday 15 January, 2015

10,000 Eircom customers without service as strong winds sweep across Ireland

Orange warnings remain in place for 18 counties and there are icy conditions on the way this weekend.