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Friday 1 December 2023 Dublin: -1°C

# storm ophelia

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Ophelia transport update: No buses or trains in the country until tomorrow at the earliest
The Luas will also not operate tomorrow morning.
Gardaí stop L-driver who was taking pictures while driving in Dublin
People have been warned to stay indoors as a matter of safety.
Facebook has enabled Safety Check In for Storm Ophelia in Ireland
The button has become something of a staple of international crisis incidents.
Coast Guard warns public to stay away from the sea after people spotted in stormy waters
Most people are obeying the Coast Guard’s warnings to stay away from the coast.
Mini buses bring homeless people to extra 200 emergency beds in Dublin
Similar arrangements are being made by local authorities in Limerick, Cork, Galway, Meath, Kildare, Louth and Wicklow.
Cork City's Turner's Cross ground seriously damaged by Storm Ophelia
The Leesiders are due to face Derry City at home tomorrow, when they could win the Premier Division title.
Confirmed - All schools will remain closed tomorrow
Minister for Education Richard Bruton has confirmed the news.
Ophelia is bringing record-breaking gusts of nearly 200km/h to Ireland
Roofs are being blown off, trees are being uprooted and electricity wires are being damaged as Ophelia batters Ireland.
A look at how Teresa Mannion became the patron saint of storms
Never fear, Teresa is here.
Flight chaos and cancellations but some Irish airports defy 122 km/h winds to stay open
Cork Airport has cancelled all departures.
Rescue 116 and lifeboat crew tasked to windsurfers in difficulty off Louth coast
The incident happened this morning before the men made their way back to shore.
'A significant risk to life': Storm Ophelia could have a 'sting jet' with winds of 100km/h
Sting jets get their named from the ‘sting in the tail’ of clouds.
Leo Varadkar: The government IS prepared for Storm Ophelia
“Our number one priority today is to avoid any injuries and any loss of life.”
Is my car insurance void if I drive in a red weather alert?
Insurance Ireland has clarified that a post doing the rounds on social media is false.
Checklist: Some things you might need to do if you're worried about a power cut
Charge your phone and any other devices in your house – and don’t touch any fallen wires.
Poll: Did you decide to travel this morning?
We really hope you could avoid it.
Storm Ophelia: Households should prepare to be without power for a number of days
ESB is warning some households will be without power for up to 10 days.
Ophelia: This is how the ex-Hurricane developed and became so strong
It’s the worst storm to hit Ireland in 50 years.
Widespread travel disruptions as Hurricane Ophelia nears Ireland
Met Éireann has issued a status red weather warning for the entire country.
Status red weather alert issued for entire country ahead of Ophelia's arrival
Rain can be expected over the country from tonight.
Bus Éireann cancels school service as Status Red warning issued over storm Ophelia
The state bus service said that it would not be operating the school bus routes in Cork, Kerry, Clare, Mayo and Galway.
Ex-Hurricane Ophelia won't get a new name on this side of the Atlantic - here's why
We have our own naming system these days – but the storm won’t be rechristened.