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#Storm

# storm - Friday 26 April, 2019

Storm Hannah: Status Red wind warning extended to Clare and Kerry
# Violent Gusts
# Violent Gusts

Storm Hannah: Status Red wind warning extended to Clare and Kerry

Updated Apr 26th 2019, 3:39 PM 121,048 Views 65 Comments

Clare County Council’s Carmel Kirby said that “any events that might be planned for this evening need to be cancelled.”

# storm - Thursday 25 April, 2019

Storm Hannah is coming on Friday night
# Status Orange
# Status Orange

Storm Hannah is coming on Friday night

Updated Apr 25th 2019, 10:28 AM 140,207 Views 33 Comments

Wind warnings are in place for all western and southern counties until Saturday morning.

# storm - Saturday 2 March, 2019

Ireland is missing the worst of Storm Freya but tomorrow is looking very wet
# Weather
# Weather

Ireland is missing the worst of Storm Freya but tomorrow is looking very wet

Updated Mar 2nd 2019, 6:14 PM 58,441 Views 21 Comments

The wind warning for Donegal, Galway and Mayo came into effect this morning at 8am.

# storm - Thursday 7 February, 2019

Number of national parks to temporarily close as Storm Erik to hit country tomorrow
# Storm Erik
# Storm Erik

Number of national parks to temporarily close as Storm Erik to hit country tomorrow

Feb 7th 2019, 9:37 PM 55,512 Views 13 Comments

A status orange wind warning for Galway and Mayo has been issued by Met Éireann today.

# storm - Friday 4 January, 2019

10,000 tourists stranded as tropical storm wreaks havoc in Thailand
# Storm Pabuk
# Storm Pabuk

10,000 tourists stranded as tropical storm wreaks havoc in Thailand

Jan 4th 2019, 2:34 PM 19,137 Views 8 Comments

It’s the first tropical storm in decades to strike during the peak holiday season.

# storm - Tuesday 27 November, 2018

Businesses refused insurance to get 'quick' payments for severe weather flood damage
# Stormy Weather
# Stormy Weather

Businesses refused insurance to get 'quick' payments for severe weather flood damage

Nov 27th 2018, 7:00 AM 15,178 Views 5 Comments

The scheme is for businesses and organisations who have been refused insurance.

# storm - Sunday 4 November, 2018

Flooding kills nine members of same family in Italy, raising storm death toll to over 30
# Palermo
# Palermo

Flooding kills nine members of same family in Italy, raising storm death toll to over 30

Updated Nov 4th 2018, 11:57 AM 21,848 Views 3 Comments

“It is an immense tragedy,” a local mayor said today.

# storm - Wednesday 24 October, 2018

Photos: The 'extremely dangerous' Hurricane Willa crashes into Mexico's Pacific coast
# Storm
# Storm

Photos: The 'extremely dangerous' Hurricane Willa crashes into Mexico's Pacific coast

Oct 24th 2018, 7:30 AM 13,793 Views 3 Comments

The eye of the storm was on the edge of the Mexican coast overnight.

# storm - Thursday 11 October, 2018

Storm Callum is due to hit Ireland tonight with high winds ... here's everything you need to know
# Status Orange
# Status Orange

Storm Callum is due to hit Ireland tonight with high winds ... here's everything you need to know

Updated Oct 11th 2018, 7:46 AM 98,821 Views 48 Comments

A Status Orange wind warning has been issued for coastal counties and will come into effect from tonight.

# storm - Tuesday 9 October, 2018

Met Éireann warns of 'ferocious looking beast' as storm expected to hit overnight on Thursday
# Budget Weather
# Budget Weather

Met Éireann warns of 'ferocious looking beast' as storm expected to hit overnight on Thursday

Oct 9th 2018, 7:26 AM 83,768 Views 27 Comments

Today is set to generally be blustery, with strong and gusty southerly winds.

# storm - Tuesday 18 September, 2018

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 108,716 Views 74 Comments

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

# storm - Monday 17 September, 2018

Hope fades in finding survivors after Typhoon Mangkhut unleases landslides in Philippines
# Trail Of Destruction
# Trail Of Destruction

Hope fades in finding survivors after Typhoon Mangkhut unleases landslides in Philippines

Updated Sep 17th 2018, 9:57 PM 21,969 Views 11 Comments

Mangkhut already is confirmed to have killed 66 people in the Philippines and four in China.

# storm - Wednesday 12 September, 2018

State of emergency declared as US east coast braces itself for Hurricane Florence's arrival
# On The Brink
# On The Brink

State of emergency declared as US east coast braces itself for Hurricane Florence's arrival

Sep 12th 2018, 9:44 PM 17,361 Views 14 Comments

Up to 1.7 million people are under voluntary or mandatory evacuation orders.

Kevin, Hannah, Idris, Saoirse: Here's Met Éireann's list of storm names for the winter
# Met Éireann
# Met Éireann

Kevin, Hannah, Idris, Saoirse: Here's Met Éireann's list of storm names for the winter

Sep 12th 2018, 12:10 AM 24,813 Views 32 Comments

Is your name on the list?

# storm - Wednesday 5 September, 2018

Child killed as Tropical Storm Gordon makes landfall on US Gulf Coast
# State Of Emergency
# State Of Emergency

Child killed as Tropical Storm Gordon makes landfall on US Gulf Coast

Sep 5th 2018, 11:33 AM 14,608 Views 1 Comment

Authorities have declared emergencies in several areas.

Ten killed as most powerful storm in 25 years wreaks havoc in Japan
# Typhoon Jebi
# Typhoon Jebi

Ten killed as most powerful storm in 25 years wreaks havoc in Japan

Sep 5th 2018, 6:59 AM 19,105 Views 5 Comments

Hundreds of people have been injured. A major airport is now being evacuated.

# storm - Sunday 19 August, 2018

Fans injured during storm at Backstreet Boys concert
# Oklahoma
# Oklahoma

Fans injured during storm at Backstreet Boys concert

Aug 19th 2018, 12:30 PM 15,203 Views 12 Comments

WinStar World Casino and Resort said about 150 patrons did not evacuate when the storm hit with 128 kph winds.

# storm - Monday 14 May, 2018

'Siberian-esque' Storm Emma cost retailers 'tens of millions' but local stores made good sales
# After The Storm
# After The Storm

'Siberian-esque' Storm Emma cost retailers 'tens of millions' but local stores made good sales

May 14th 2018, 6:05 AM 9,285 Views 5 Comments

Retail Ireland says the effect of the storm was felt for days after.

# storm - Monday 5 March, 2018

Bank of Ireland establishes €50 million storm relief fund for businesses and homeowners
# Storm Emma
# Storm Emma

Bank of Ireland establishes €50 million storm relief fund for businesses and homeowners

Mar 5th 2018, 6:00 PM 13,370 Views 52 Comments

Many businesses and homeowners have been financially impacted by Storm Emma.

Water supply to be restricted across greater Dublin area from 7pm tonight - 7am tomorrow
# Irish Water
# Irish Water

Water supply to be restricted across greater Dublin area from 7pm tonight - 7am tomorrow

Mar 5th 2018, 4:10 PM 59,777 Views 154 Comments

The water supply has come under great pressure in the aftermath of Storm Emma.

# storm - Wednesday 28 February, 2018

Pictures: A snowbound zoo, snowball fights, and stunning vistas - the Beast hit Ireland and everything looked amazing
# Sexy Beast
# Sexy Beast

Pictures: A snowbound zoo, snowball fights, and stunning vistas - the Beast hit Ireland and everything looked amazing

Feb 28th 2018, 10:30 PM 44,761 Views 19 Comments

It was a day of singular beauty around the emerald isle.

Here are your rights if your flight gets cancelled
# Grounded
# Grounded

Here are your rights if your flight gets cancelled

Feb 28th 2018, 2:03 PM 40,844 Views 12 Comments

The Beast from the East has affected flights at a number of airports.

# storm - Monday 12 February, 2018

Tonga declares state of emergency as it braces for arrival of powerful storm
# Cyclone Gita
# Cyclone Gita

Tonga declares state of emergency as it braces for arrival of powerful storm

Feb 12th 2018, 7:55 AM 12,018 Views 1 Comment

The cyclone has already created havoc in neighbouring Samoa and is threatening to become a Category Five superstorm.

# storm - Wednesday 24 January, 2018

Storm Georgina: Power outages across the west this morning
# A Mighty Wind
# A Mighty Wind

Storm Georgina: Power outages across the west this morning

Jan 24th 2018, 8:50 AM 31,692 Views 25 Comments

The winds were at their strongest in the early hours of the morning.

# storm - Friday 19 January, 2018

Nine killed as violent winds batter Europe
# Storm Friederike
# Storm Friederike

Nine killed as violent winds batter Europe

Jan 19th 2018, 7:57 AM 15,037 Views 3 Comments

It’s the worst storm to strike Germany since 2007, according to the country’s weather service.

# storm - Thursday 18 January, 2018

Whatever you think about Grobler, it's been good to talk about doping in rugby
# Debate
From The42
# Debate

Whatever you think about Grobler, it's been good to talk about doping in rugby

Jan 18th 2018, 7:00 PM 7,433 Views 61 Comments

The South African has been at the centre of the storm over the past week and a half.

# storm - Thursday 4 January, 2018

French Alps on maximum avalanche alert as Storm Eleanor rips through Europe
# French Alps
# French Alps

French Alps on maximum avalanche alert as Storm Eleanor rips through Europe

Jan 4th 2018, 1:43 PM 13,767 Views 3 Comments

In other extreme weather, three hundred goats were killed in the wildfire at Chiatra-Canale di Verde.

# storm - Wednesday 3 January, 2018

Snow hits Florida for first time in 29 years
# Storm
# Storm

Snow hits Florida for first time in 29 years

Jan 3rd 2018, 10:50 PM 44,041 Views 32 Comments

The US National Weather Service warned that a major winter storm would bring heavy snow and ice.

Pictures: After battering Ireland, Storm Eleanor is causing chaos on the continent
# Fierce Weather
# Fierce Weather

Pictures: After battering Ireland, Storm Eleanor is causing chaos on the continent

Jan 3rd 2018, 4:34 PM 35,075 Views 20 Comments

The storm has moved through France, Belgium and the Netherlands today.

Galway deals with the aftermath after 'unprecedented' floods hit the city
# Flooding
# Flooding

Galway deals with the aftermath after 'unprecedented' floods hit the city

Jan 3rd 2018, 9:46 AM 57,133 Views 28 Comments

Locals have been critical of the council’s response yesterday.

# storm - Saturday 30 December, 2017

Power losses expected in west and northwest when Storm Dylan hits Ireland tonight
# Weather Warning
# Weather Warning

Power losses expected in west and northwest when Storm Dylan hits Ireland tonight

Dec 30th 2017, 5:40 PM 73,795 Views 50 Comments

Here are the counties where it will hit strongest.

# storm - Sunday 24 December, 2017

'People fled for their lives': Death toll in Philippines storm rises to 200
# Flooding
# Flooding

'People fled for their lives': Death toll in Philippines storm rises to 200

Dec 24th 2017, 3:21 PM 5,301 Views 1 Comment

A total of 70,000 have been displaced or otherwise affected by the storm.

# storm - Saturday 23 December, 2017

Over 180 killed as Philippines storm triggers flash floods and mudslides
# Tropical Storm
# Tropical Storm

Over 180 killed as Philippines storm triggers flash floods and mudslides

Dec 23rd 2017, 5:30 PM 11,031 Views 5 Comments

Tropical Storm Tembin has lashed the nation’s second-largest island of Mindanao, triggering flash floods and mudslides.

# storm - Friday 10 November, 2017

Widow of man killed in Storm Ophelia wants official 'stay at home' guidelines in status red alerts
# Storm Ophelia
# Storm Ophelia

Widow of man killed in Storm Ophelia wants official 'stay at home' guidelines in status red alerts

Nov 10th 2017, 12:52 PM 35,690 Views 93 Comments

Fintan Goss (33) died when he was returning from work during Storm Ophelia.

# storm - Sunday 29 October, 2017

At least five dead as severe storm hits central Europe
# Ophelia-esque
# Ophelia-esque

At least five dead as severe storm hits central Europe

Oct 29th 2017, 5:16 PM 50,033 Views 4 Comments

The storm has hit parts of Germany, Poland and the Czech Republic.

# storm - Monday 23 October, 2017

Two men die in separate accidents while repairing storm damage
# Cork And Wicklow
# Cork And Wicklow

Two men die in separate accidents while repairing storm damage

Oct 23rd 2017, 7:36 AM 28,006 Views 6 Comments

The men, aged in their 50s and 70s, died over the weekend.

# storm - Saturday 21 October, 2017

Limerick was amongst the hardest hit as Storm Brian made its way across the country
# Brianstorm
# Brianstorm

Limerick was amongst the hardest hit as Storm Brian made its way across the country

Oct 21st 2017, 7:08 PM 205,940 Views 65 Comments

Much of the south of the country was hit by flooding as Storm Brian hit the country this morning.

# storm - Thursday 19 October, 2017

Ferries cancelled amid fears over expected 'tidal surge' in Cork tomorrow evening
# Storm Brian
# Storm Brian

Ferries cancelled amid fears over expected 'tidal surge' in Cork tomorrow evening

Oct 19th 2017, 9:13 PM 28,050 Views 35 Comments

The county, still recovering from Ophelia, is preparing for Storm Brian.

# storm - Tuesday 17 October, 2017

Of 385,000 properties that lost power during Ophelia, 248,000 have had it restored
# Good News
# Good News

Of 385,000 properties that lost power during Ophelia, 248,000 have had it restored

Oct 17th 2017, 7:02 PM 33,551 Views 37 Comments

ESB said that power would be restored to homes and businesses in the northwest and Dublin by this evening.

School closures, power outages and widespread disruptions: How Ophelia will affect Ireland today
# Storm Fallout
# Storm Fallout

School closures, power outages and widespread disruptions: How Ophelia will affect Ireland today

Oct 17th 2017, 8:55 AM 50,808 Views 25 Comments

As Ophelia clears off to the north, the cleanup begins.