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Friday 29 September 2023 Dublin: 11°C

# Storm Emma

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Tesco 'unable to make most home deliveries' today due to the treacherous conditions
While stores are still open, most deliveries won’t be made in areas affected by the red alert.
Storm Emma may hit this weekend's GAA fixtures with decision due on Friday
There’s 33 games across the football and hurling leagues scheduled for this weekend.
Met Éireann issues red alert for Munster and Leinster, warning of 'blizzard-like' conditions
The warning is in place from 4pm on Thursday until 12 noon on Friday.
Conditions are going to deteriorate further as Met Éireann expects 25cm of snowfall by tomorrow
Temperatures will drop to as low as -6 degrees tonight.
Dublin homeless executive received over 200 reports about rough sleepers overnight
The Taoiseach said only a small number of people refused the offer of accommodation.
PHOTOS: Many parts of Ireland are covered in snow
Stay safe out there.
Cork school allowing students to sit their mocks at home during the freezing weather
The principal of the school doesn’t think students would use the opportunity to cheat on their exams.
Government will offer an extra week of fuel allowance during the cold snap
The decision means that fuel allowance recipients will now automatically receive €45 for this week instead of the usual €22.50.
What does a red weather alert actually mean?
It basically means take action.
Wednesday's sporting fixtures disrupted by heavy snowfall and adverse weather
The FAI says it’s monitoring the situation ahead of the weekend’s League of Ireland fixtures.
'Now is the time': People asked to clear snow from outside their home before snow worsens
The snow is set to reach up to 25cm tomorrow, so people are being urged to take action now.
Transport update: Luas, bus and train services curtailed due to snow
Flights from Dublin Airport are also affected.
Red weather warning issued after heavy overnight snow
The Beast From The East has arrived.
What happens if you have to cancel your NCT or driving test due to The Beast?
What if you have to be on the road?
Everything to know about keeping you and your household safe during Storm Emma
House, car, clothes and pets – we have you covered.
'As temperatures drop, there's a fear for life' - Volunteer group operates day and night ahead of icy weather
The Dublin Regional Homeless Executive has said that over 165 extra beds have been made available because of the weather warning.
Who is to blame for the 'Beast from the East'?
The extreme weather is coming, but what of its scary name?
Householders warned NOT to leave their taps running during the freezing weather
Here’s what you need to do to help prevent your water pipes from bursting.
'Significant increase in bread production' as consumers pick shelves dry in anticipation of The Beast
The nation’s sudden appetite for retail bread therapy shows no signs of abating.
Taoiseach says minister's advice to turn the heating on 24/7 'is not the advice of government'
Minister Jim Daly said that older people could claim the money back for fuel from welfare schemes.
'Continuous snow' to hit Ireland as Beast from the East clashes with Storm Emma
Gale force winds of up to 110km/h could occur over the coming days, Met Éireann has warned.
Poll: Have you checked in with an elderly neighbour in this cold snap?
Give it to us straight. Be honest.
Pharmacists urge people to ensure they have 'supply of essential medicines' before storm hits
The Irish Pharmacy Union has warned that patients could experience “significant disruption for several days”.
Here's how to keep your pets warm and safe from The Beast this week
The ISPCA has issued advice on how to protect your pet during the freezing weather ahead.
Photos: Temperatures plunge as low as -20 as Europe gets battered by 'the Beast from the East'
The Arctic, meanwhile, is undergoing an unseasonable heatwave.
Stores seek to reassure customers about bread supplies ahead of Storm Emma
Tesco have said they’ve asked their suppliers for 20% more fresh bread from tomorrow.
Here are the plans in place to get Ireland through Storm Emma
The National Emergency Coordination Group said there may be a Status Red warning later this week.
PHOTOS: Many parts of Europe are under snow
A snow-ice warning has been issued for seven counties in Ireland.