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#Storm Emma

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Tesco 'unable to make most home deliveries' today due to the treacherous conditions
# The Beast
# The Beast

Tesco 'unable to make most home deliveries' today due to the treacherous conditions

Feb 28th 2018, 12:44 PM 15,094 Views 16 Comments

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
# The Waiting Game
From The42
# The Waiting Game

Storm Emma may hit this weekend's GAA fixtures with decision due on Friday

Feb 28th 2018, 12:06 PM 12,843 Views 11 Comments

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
# Batten Down
# Batten Down

Met Éireann issues red alert for Munster and Leinster, warning of 'blizzard-like' conditions

Feb 28th 2018, 11:31 AM 130,196 Views 78 Comments

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
# 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 26,121 Views 23 Comments

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

Dublin homeless executive received over 200 reports about rough sleepers overnight
# Shelter
# Shelter

Dublin homeless executive received over 200 reports about rough sleepers overnight

Feb 28th 2018, 10:25 AM 6,980 Views 16 Comments

The Taoiseach said only a small number of people refused the offer of accommodation.

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 70,013 Views 49 Comments

Stay safe out there.

Cork school allowing students to sit their mocks at home during the freezing weather
# Hewitt College
# Hewitt College

Cork school allowing students to sit their mocks at home during the freezing weather

Feb 28th 2018, 9:56 AM 15,496 Views 21 Comments

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
# Stay Warm
# Stay Warm

Government will offer an extra week of fuel allowance during the cold snap

Feb 28th 2018, 9:52 AM 26,856 Views 67 Comments

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?
# Take Action
# Take Action

What does a red weather alert actually mean?

Feb 28th 2018, 9:48 AM 23,144 Views 24 Comments

It basically means take action.

Wednesday's sporting fixtures disrupted by heavy snowfall and adverse weather
# Postponed
From The42
# Postponed

Wednesday's sporting fixtures disrupted by heavy snowfall and adverse weather

Feb 28th 2018, 9:03 AM 3,948 Views 0 Comments

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 Beast
# The Beast

'Now is the time': People asked to clear snow from outside their home before snow worsens

Feb 28th 2018, 8:39 AM 45,383 Views 51 Comments

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
# Disruption
# Disruption

Transport update: Luas, bus and train services curtailed due to snow

Feb 28th 2018, 7:25 AM 76,136 Views 31 Comments

Flights from Dublin Airport are also affected.

Red weather warning issued after heavy overnight snow
# Sneachta
# Sneachta

Red weather warning issued after heavy overnight snow

Feb 28th 2018, 7:20 AM 337,640 Views 168 Comments

The Beast From The East has arrived.

What happens if you have to cancel your NCT or driving test due to The Beast?
# The Beast From The East
# The Beast From The East

What happens if you have to cancel your NCT or driving test due to The Beast?

Feb 28th 2018, 6:01 AM 23,900 Views 11 Comments

What if you have to be on the road?

Everything to know about keeping you and your household safe during Storm Emma
# Beast From The East
# Beast From The East

Everything to know about keeping you and your household safe during Storm Emma

Feb 28th 2018, 12:15 AM 41,495 Views 32 Comments

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
# Homelessness
# Homelessness

'As temperatures drop, there's a fear for life' - Volunteer group operates day and night ahead of icy weather

Feb 27th 2018, 10:16 PM 17,123 Views 33 Comments

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'?
# Name Game
# Name Game

Who is to blame for the 'Beast from the East'?

Feb 27th 2018, 6:30 PM 35,691 Views 39 Comments

The extreme weather is coming, but what of its scary name?

Householders warned NOT to leave their taps running during the freezing weather
# Storm Emma
# Storm Emma

Householders warned NOT to leave their taps running during the freezing weather

Feb 27th 2018, 5:30 PM 159,574 Views 50 Comments

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
# Breadwatch
# Breadwatch

'Significant increase in bread production' as consumers pick shelves dry in anticipation of The Beast

Feb 27th 2018, 4:36 PM 38,413 Views 76 Comments

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'
# The Beast
# The Beast

Taoiseach says minister's advice to turn the heating on 24/7 'is not the advice of government'

Feb 27th 2018, 3:20 PM 64,283 Views 119 Comments

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
# Day After Tomorrow
# Day After Tomorrow

'Continuous snow' to hit Ireland as Beast from the East clashes with Storm Emma

Feb 27th 2018, 2:19 PM 144,473 Views 150 Comments

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?
# Lunch Crunch
# Lunch Crunch

Poll: Have you checked in with an elderly neighbour in this cold snap?

Feb 27th 2018, 12:38 PM 10,690 Views 25 Comments

Give it to us straight. Be honest.

Pharmacists urge people to ensure they have 'supply of essential medicines' before storm hits
# Beast From The East
# Beast From The East

Pharmacists urge people to ensure they have 'supply of essential medicines' before storm hits

Feb 27th 2018, 10:03 AM 11,864 Views 35 Comments

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
# Freezing
# Freezing

Here's how to keep your pets warm and safe from The Beast this week

Feb 27th 2018, 7:52 AM 22,197 Views 18 Comments

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'
# Off The Charts
# Off The Charts

Photos: Temperatures plunge as low as -20 as Europe gets battered by 'the Beast from the East'

Feb 27th 2018, 6:58 AM 40,542 Views 22 Comments

The Arctic, meanwhile, is undergoing an unseasonable heatwave.

Stores seek to reassure customers about bread supplies ahead of Storm Emma
# Armabreadon
# Armabreadon

Stores seek to reassure customers about bread supplies ahead of Storm Emma

Feb 26th 2018, 9:19 PM 91,974 Views 82 Comments

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 Beast
# The Beast

Here are the plans in place to get Ireland through Storm Emma

Feb 26th 2018, 3:33 PM 93,738 Views 82 Comments

The National Emergency Coordination Group said there may be a Status Red warning later this week.

PHOTOS: Many parts of Europe are under snow
# Beast From The East
# Beast From The East

PHOTOS: Many parts of Europe are under snow

Feb 26th 2018, 3:03 PM 60,621 Views 43 Comments

A snow-ice warning has been issued for seven counties in Ireland.