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# storm-ali - Tuesday 17 September, 2019

Farming robots and Marty Morrissey's love island: Everything you need to know about The Ploughing
# Ploughing 2019
# Ploughing 2019

Farming robots and Marty Morrissey's love island: Everything you need to know about The Ploughing

Sep 17th 2019, 6:05 AM 12,574 Views 5 Comments

The traffic, the weather: If you’re heading to Ballintrane we’ve got you covered.

# storm-ali - Wednesday 26 December, 2018

'Pessimistic' alerts and Dublin bias among complaints sent to Met Éireann in 2018
# Kicking Up A Storm
# Kicking Up A Storm

'Pessimistic' alerts and Dublin bias among complaints sent to Met Éireann in 2018

Dec 26th 2018, 9:00 PM 61,451 Views 40 Comments

It was an eventful year for Irish forecasters – but the public weren’t always happy with their predictions.

# storm-ali - Sunday 21 October, 2018

A US sitcom, pronunciation and Irish 'imbalance' among concerns raised in naming of 2018-19 storms
# Met Éireann
# Met Éireann

A US sitcom, pronunciation and Irish 'imbalance' among concerns raised in naming of 2018-19 storms

Oct 21st 2018, 12:05 AM 49,999 Views 27 Comments

Emails released under the Freedom of Information Act reveal how Met Éireann and the UK Met Office named this year’s storms.

# storm-ali - Thursday 20 September, 2018

Flight disruptions continue after Storm Ali led to over 80 cancellations in Dublin yesterday
# Disruptions
# Disruptions

Flight disruptions continue after Storm Ali led to over 80 cancellations in Dublin yesterday

Sep 20th 2018, 7:43 PM 10,724 Views 7 Comments

Gusts of wind of up to 147km/h were recorded during yesterday’s Storm Ali.

TG4 apologises after CGI clip of caravan being kicked off cliff is shown before news bulletin
# Storm Ali
# Storm Ali

TG4 apologises after CGI clip of caravan being kicked off cliff is shown before news bulletin

Sep 20th 2018, 1:54 PM 63,208 Views 25 Comments

The branding clip was on an automatic schedule and has been used since 2013. It will no longer be broadcast.

Storm Bronagh is here as heavy rains from the south lead to flood warnings
# Storm Season
# Storm Season

Storm Bronagh is here as heavy rains from the south lead to flood warnings

Updated Sep 20th 2018, 10:56 AM 73,537 Views 49 Comments

Storm Bronagh is the second named winter storm of the 2018/2019 winter season.

Poll: Did 'storm fatigue' affect people's preparedness for Storm Ali?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Did 'storm fatigue' affect people's preparedness for Storm Ali?

Sep 20th 2018, 9:35 AM 30,273 Views 74 Comments

Tánaiste Simon Coveney suggested this may have been the case.

'Of course it's a setback but if it's not safe, it's not safe': 100,000 turned away as Ali knocks out Ploughing
# Storm Ali
# Storm Ali

'Of course it's a setback but if it's not safe, it's not safe': 100,000 turned away as Ali knocks out Ploughing

Sep 20th 2018, 12:05 AM 30,625 Views 17 Comments

The National Ploughing Championships is set to reopen today.

# storm-ali - Wednesday 19 September, 2018

JCB prevents roof blowing off building in Galway
# Storm Ali
# Storm Ali

JCB prevents roof blowing off building in Galway

Sep 19th 2018, 10:01 PM 39,776 Views 19 Comments

Gusts of up to 147km/h battered parts of the country today.

67,000 ESB customers still without power as Storm Ali causes havoc
# Power Cuts
# Power Cuts

67,000 ESB customers still without power as Storm Ali causes havoc

Updated Sep 19th 2018, 8:20 PM 105,021 Views 100 Comments

People have been warned to stay away from fallen power lines.

Gusts of up to 147km/h recorded during Storm Ali
# Galway
# Galway

Gusts of up to 147km/h recorded during Storm Ali

Updated Sep 19th 2018, 8:16 PM 32,676 Views 7 Comments

The highest gust recorded during Storm Ophelia last year was 155.6km/h.

Traffic disruptions continue into the evening as a result of Storm Ali
# Delays
# Delays

Traffic disruptions continue into the evening as a result of Storm Ali

Updated Sep 19th 2018, 8:00 PM 29,262 Views 15 Comments

Work crews have been attempting throughout the day to clear roads and rail lines across the country.

As it happened: Two killed and second day of National Ploughing Championships cancelled following Storm Ali
Live Sep 19th 2018, 6:01 PM

As it happened: Two killed and second day of National Ploughing Championships cancelled following Storm Ali

Man dies after being hit by falling tree in Northern Ireland
# Armagh
# Armagh

Man dies after being hit by falling tree in Northern Ireland

Sep 19th 2018, 5:49 PM 11,244 Views 2 Comments

Another man in his 40s has been taken to hospital for treatment to his injuries.

Tánaiste says State infrastructure was prepared for Storm Ali - but the public weren't
# Storm Ali
# Storm Ali

Tánaiste says State infrastructure was prepared for Storm Ali - but the public weren't

Sep 19th 2018, 5:28 PM 24,190 Views 57 Comments

Coveney said people do not “sit up and notice” weather notices unless there is a status red warning in place.

Extra day of National Ploughing Championships to take place following cancellation of today's events
# Ploughing On
# Ploughing On

Extra day of National Ploughing Championships to take place following cancellation of today's events

Sep 19th 2018, 4:48 PM 15,854 Views 7 Comments

It follows a decision this morning to call off today’s events due to damage at the site.

'Like an earthquake hit': Heavy traffic out of Screggan as Ploughing cancelled due to weather
# Off For The Day
# Off For The Day

'Like an earthquake hit': Heavy traffic out of Screggan as Ploughing cancelled due to weather

Updated Sep 19th 2018, 2:35 PM 136,438 Views 78 Comments

Tents, portable toilets and signage have been blown over and the event is off for the day.

Woman found dead after caravan blown off Galway cliff was a Swiss national
# Storm Ali
# Storm Ali

Woman found dead after caravan blown off Galway cliff was a Swiss national

Updated Sep 19th 2018, 1:36 PM 160,824 Views 31 Comments

President Michael D Higgins gave his condolences to the woman’s family.

Some welfare offices closed and An Post services disrupted due to Storm Ali
# Strong Winds
# Strong Winds

Some welfare offices closed and An Post services disrupted due to Storm Ali

Sep 19th 2018, 1:17 PM 9,336 Views 10 Comments

The Department of Social Protection is advising people to get in touch with their offices tomorrow to schedule an appointment.

Ryanair flight attempts two landings at Shannon before being diverted to Liverpool
# Storm Ali
# Storm Ali

Ryanair flight attempts two landings at Shannon before being diverted to Liverpool

Sep 19th 2018, 10:49 AM 49,760 Views 21 Comments

The morning flight was due to land in Ireland West Airport in Knock, but was rerouted to Shannon.

Road users told to put away phones and prepare for Storm Ali
# Project Edward
# Project Edward

Road users told to put away phones and prepare for Storm Ali

Sep 19th 2018, 6:05 AM 34,303 Views 17 Comments

Project Edward, an annual road safety awareness event, is taking place across Europe today.

# storm-ali - Tuesday 18 September, 2018

Ali delivers knockout blow to starting time as storm delays Ploughing Championships tomorrow
# Storm's Coming
# Storm's Coming

Ali delivers knockout blow to starting time as storm delays Ploughing Championships tomorrow

Sep 18th 2018, 9:37 PM 33,050 Views 16 Comments

The Ploughing in Tullamore will stay open an extra hour tomorrow, after losing two to Storm Ali earlier in the day.

Status Orange warning for 17 counties as Storm Ali to arrive overnight with gusts of 120 km/hr
# Status Orange
# Status Orange

Status Orange warning for 17 counties as Storm Ali to arrive overnight with gusts of 120 km/hr

Updated Sep 18th 2018, 8:14 PM 108,672 Views 71 Comments

The wind warning comes into force at 5am tomorrow, when gale force winds are expected in all areas.