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Monday 4 December 2023 Dublin: 5°C

# Storm Warning

This year
In pictures: Children carried from school during evacuation as floods hit south-east
Locals and emergency services tackled the rapidly rising waters throughout the region today.
Last year
Curfew imposed as strengthening Hurricane Fiona barrels toward Turks and Caicos Islands
People are bing urged to take shelter as the hurricane threatens to strengthen into a category three storm.
All time
England send statement of intent in rescheduled, snowy Six Nations clash and knock Ireland off top spot
The Red Roses are Ireland’s next opponents.
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.
TWO ‘orange’ warnings now in place as fresh storm brings wind, rain & snow
A flood warning was issued for the entire country this morning. Now, a wind alert has been extended to all of Munster and Leinster.
No end to the rain in sight, as flood warnings extended to "all rivers"
Authorities are warning anyone who lives near an inland waterway to be on alert. Met Éireann says it’s unable to forecast when we’ll see a break in the weather.
“We have to do some serious thinking about long-term flood defences” — Howlin
Ministers are discussing measures aimed at helping those affected by the weekend flooding at a Cabinet meeting this morning.
The country has enough photos of waves crashing over piers --- Coast Guard
Anyone planning on braving today’s storm to capture images of the dramatic weather is being urged to think again.
In pictures: Your wet and windswept Wednesday
Just in case you didn’t get enough of the rain today, here’s a lovely slideshow of it.
Did you know today's storm has a name?...
Welcome to Ireland, Xenja!
Watch: TV weatherman throws tantrum and storms out
It just wasn’t a good day for LA forecaster Henry DiCarlo.