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#Storm

# storm - Monday 16 October, 2017

'Landfall near Trump property': The world is watching Ireland as Ophelia rages in
# International Coverage
# International Coverage

'Landfall near Trump property': The world is watching Ireland as Ophelia rages in

Oct 16th 2017, 10:28 AM 45,209 Views 22 Comments

US news outlets are providing extensive coverage of the storm’s arrival.

Poll: Did you decide to travel this morning?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Did you decide to travel this morning?

Oct 16th 2017, 8:45 AM 45,452 Views 71 Comments

We really hope you could avoid it.

# storm - Sunday 15 October, 2017

Status red weather alert issued for entire country ahead of Ophelia's arrival
# Ophelia
# Ophelia

Status red weather alert issued for entire country ahead of Ophelia's arrival

Oct 15th 2017, 10:15 PM 461,751 Views 228 Comments

Rain can be expected over the country from tonight.

# storm - Thursday 12 October, 2017

Is Ireland about to meet a hurricane called Ophelia?
# Shakespearean Storm
# Shakespearean Storm

Is Ireland about to meet a hurricane called Ophelia?

Oct 12th 2017, 9:02 AM 51,615 Views 48 Comments

Well no, probably not. It’s more likely to be a tropical storm, according to Met Éireann. We’re set for a rough start to next week though.

# storm - Sunday 8 October, 2017

Pictures: Hurricane Nate wreaks havoc but impact far less severe than feared
# Batten Down The Hatches
# Batten Down The Hatches

Pictures: Hurricane Nate wreaks havoc but impact far less severe than feared

Oct 8th 2017, 7:01 PM 10,088 Views 1 Comment

There were no immediate reports of deaths due to the storm.

# storm - Wednesday 20 September, 2017

Whole of Puerto Rico without power as Hurricane Maria hammers through the island
# Crumbling Infrastructure
# Crumbling Infrastructure

Whole of Puerto Rico without power as Hurricane Maria hammers through the island

Sep 20th 2017, 10:33 PM 20,602 Views 19 Comments

People calling local radio stations reported that doors were flying off hinges and a water tank flew away in the island’s southern region.

# storm - Tuesday 19 September, 2017

Caribbean islands hit by 'potentially catastrophic' Hurricane Maria
# Category 5
# Category 5

Caribbean islands hit by 'potentially catastrophic' Hurricane Maria

Sep 19th 2017, 7:21 AM 16,539 Views 6 Comments

“So far we have lost all what money can buy and replace,” Dominica’s Prime Minister said.

# storm - Monday 18 September, 2017

'We'll have major difficulties': Concern as Hurricane Maria moves in on Caribbean
# Dangerous
# Dangerous

'We'll have major difficulties': Concern as Hurricane Maria moves in on Caribbean

Sep 18th 2017, 3:04 PM 20,901 Views 29 Comments

Maria has intensified to a Category Two.

# storm - Sunday 10 September, 2017

'We may be sorry, I hope we're not': Meet the people riding out Hurricane Irma at home
# They've Been Warned
# They've Been Warned

'We may be sorry, I hope we're not': Meet the people riding out Hurricane Irma at home

Sep 10th 2017, 10:13 AM 17,907 Views 24 Comments

Authorities have warned more than 6 million people to leave. But many are staying.

# storm - Saturday 9 September, 2017

Harvey, Irma, Jose, Katia: This is how hurricanes are named

Harvey, Irma, Jose, Katia: This is how hurricanes are named

Sep 9th 2017, 11:00 AM 12,430 Views 8 Comments

The practice of assigning names to storms began in the 1950s.

# storm - Tuesday 5 September, 2017

Florida declares state of emergency as Hurricane Irma becomes a Category Five
# Storm
# Storm

Florida declares state of emergency as Hurricane Irma becomes a Category Five

Sep 5th 2017, 3:20 PM 34,067 Views 85 Comments

The storm is also is expected to “cause life-threatening surf and rip current condition.”.

# storm - Saturday 2 September, 2017

Trump arrives in Houston to see devastation left by Hurricane Harvey
# Flooding
# Flooding

Trump arrives in Houston to see devastation left by Hurricane Harvey

Sep 2nd 2017, 7:45 PM 19,631 Views 68 Comments

At least 42 people have been killed and up to 50,000 homes damaged.

# storm - Friday 1 September, 2017

'A bigger heart than anyone I know': Families pay tribute to Hurricane Harvey victims
# Texas
# Texas

'A bigger heart than anyone I know': Families pay tribute to Hurricane Harvey victims

Sep 1st 2017, 8:22 AM 7,143 Views 7 Comments

The category 4 hurricane has left a trail of destruction in its wake since making landfall last Friday.

# storm - Monday 28 August, 2017

Trump declares state of emergency in Louisiana as US braces for return of Hurricane Harvey
# HURRICANE HARVEY
# HURRICANE HARVEY

Trump declares state of emergency in Louisiana as US braces for return of Hurricane Harvey

Aug 28th 2017, 9:56 PM 16,323 Views 15 Comments

The Category 4 hurricane has wreaked havoc across the gulf coast since making its landfall last Friday.

# storm - Friday 25 August, 2017

Evacuations underway as Texas braces for 'fiercest hurricane to hit US in nearly 12 years'
# HURRICANE HARVEY
# HURRICANE HARVEY

Evacuations underway as Texas braces for 'fiercest hurricane to hit US in nearly 12 years'

Aug 25th 2017, 7:55 PM 14,086 Views 22 Comments

Texas Governor Greg Abbott has expressed concern that not as many people are evacuating compared with previous storms.

# storm - Tuesday 4 April, 2017

Bodies of mother and young children pulled from river as Australia is devastated by floods
# Cyclone Debbie
# Cyclone Debbie

Bodies of mother and young children pulled from river as Australia is devastated by floods

Apr 4th 2017, 9:36 AM 17,924 Views 2 Comments

At least five people are now confirmed dead.

# storm - Monday 13 March, 2017

Snowstorm changes Enda Kenny's US plans
# Cancelled Events
# Cancelled Events

Snowstorm changes Enda Kenny's US plans

Mar 13th 2017, 7:03 PM 26,719 Views 42 Comments

An event honouring John F Kennedy in Boston is among those to have been cancelled.

# storm - Thursday 23 February, 2017

15 spot on responses to the scourge of Storm Doris
# Battering The Country
From The Daily Edge
# Battering The Country

15 spot on responses to the scourge of Storm Doris

Feb 23rd 2017, 2:59 PM 9,779 Views 0 Comments

Where are you Teresa?

'We thankfully have seen the back of Doris' - Clean-up underway after storm batters Ireland
# The Morning After
# The Morning After

'We thankfully have seen the back of Doris' - Clean-up underway after storm batters Ireland

Feb 23rd 2017, 2:32 PM 30,325 Views 20 Comments

Thousands are still without electricity.

# storm - Tuesday 21 February, 2017

Storm Doris is on the way - and she's bringing severe winds with her
# Weather Watch
# Weather Watch

Storm Doris is on the way - and she's bringing severe winds with her

Feb 21st 2017, 4:24 PM 56,958 Views 27 Comments

A status yellow warning has been released for Thursday.

# storm - Saturday 18 February, 2017

At least four reported dead as Pacific storm batters California
# Flash Floods
# Flash Floods

At least four reported dead as Pacific storm batters California

Feb 18th 2017, 4:42 PM 16,730 Views 10 Comments

Tens of thousands of homes are without power, and hundreds of flights have been cancelled due to the storm.

# storm - Monday 9 January, 2017

Famous Pioneer Cabin Tree felled by storm in California
# Drive Through
# Drive Through

Famous Pioneer Cabin Tree felled by storm in California

Jan 9th 2017, 6:20 PM 30,979 Views 22 Comments

It was one of the most famous trees in the US.

# storm - Friday 23 December, 2016

Warnings from Coast Guard as Storm Barbara rolls in
# Batten Down The Hatches
# Batten Down The Hatches

Warnings from Coast Guard as Storm Barbara rolls in

Dec 23rd 2016, 8:17 AM 28,189 Views 18 Comments

The north-west coast will be most affected by the storm, with gusts of up to 120km/h expected.

# storm - Thursday 22 December, 2016

Some ferries cancelled tomorrow as Storm Barbara gets ready to roll in
# Choppy Seas
# Choppy Seas

Some ferries cancelled tomorrow as Storm Barbara gets ready to roll in

Dec 22nd 2016, 8:04 AM 16,286 Views 11 Comments

Meanwhile, the Road Safety Authority has asked people to exercise caution while using roads.

# storm - Tuesday 20 December, 2016

Choppy winter weather on the way as Storm Barbara to hit this Friday
# Hello Brolly
# Hello Brolly

Choppy winter weather on the way as Storm Barbara to hit this Friday

Dec 20th 2016, 8:30 PM 27,554 Views 18 Comments

A 24-hour weather warning has been issued for this Friday.

# storm - Sunday 4 December, 2016

The story of how Ireland took the Taekwon-do world by storm
# Feature
From The42
# Feature

The story of how Ireland took the Taekwon-do world by storm

Dec 4th 2016, 9:00 PM 35,271 Views 13 Comments

Stephen Ryan chats to The42 about the Irish side’s considerable recent successes in the sport.

# storm - Tuesday 22 November, 2016

Britain is being battered by Storm Angus - but we haven't felt it
# Weather
# Weather

Britain is being battered by Storm Angus - but we haven't felt it

Nov 22nd 2016, 9:02 AM 19,009 Views 24 Comments

The British Met Office has extended warnings over high winds, with a warning set to stay in place until this morning.

# storm - Monday 21 November, 2016

Storm warnings in place as people are warned to stay away from risky piers
# Treacherous
# Treacherous

Storm warnings in place as people are warned to stay away from risky piers

Nov 21st 2016, 7:51 PM 26,672 Views 13 Comments

Rain and wind warnings are in place.

# storm - Friday 7 October, 2016

Ireland to provide humanitarian aid after storm kills 300 in Haiti
# Hurricane Matthew
# Hurricane Matthew

Ireland to provide humanitarian aid after storm kills 300 in Haiti

Oct 7th 2016, 2:40 PM 18,298 Views 46 Comments

The US is now bracing itself for Hurricane Matthew, with states of emergencies declared in a number of places.

# storm - Tuesday 4 October, 2016

PICTURES: Thousands flee as Hurricane Matthew slams into Haiti
# Category Four Storm
# Category Four Storm

PICTURES: Thousands flee as Hurricane Matthew slams into Haiti

Oct 4th 2016, 8:41 PM 14,211 Views 5 Comments

In nearby Jamaica, officials said the army and military reserves were called up to help deal with hurricane damage.

# storm - Friday 2 September, 2016

"This is life-threatening" - State of emergency declared in Florida as first hurricane in a decade hits
# Hurricane Hermine
# Hurricane Hermine

"This is life-threatening" - State of emergency declared in Florida as first hurricane in a decade hits

Sep 2nd 2016, 8:05 AM 30,066 Views 18 Comments

Hermine is the fourth Atlantic hurricane of 2016.

# storm - Saturday 27 August, 2016

It's been 30 years since one of the worst storms in living memory
# Hurricane Charley
# Hurricane Charley

It's been 30 years since one of the worst storms in living memory

Aug 27th 2016, 11:45 AM 33,638 Views 30 Comments

The storm caused hundreds of people to flee their homes – one woman saying that water-levels were ‘up to my chest’.

# storm - Thursday 25 February, 2016

Powerful storm rips across US coast, leaving child (2) among four dead
# Virginia
# Virginia

Powerful storm rips across US coast, leaving child (2) among four dead

Feb 25th 2016, 7:36 AM 8,838 Views 1 Comment

A state of emergency has been declared in Virginia as the two-day death toll from the storm rises to seven.

# storm - Monday 8 February, 2016

Get ready for a nightmare commute - three weather warnings have just kicked in
# Storm Imogen
# Storm Imogen

Get ready for a nightmare commute - three weather warnings have just kicked in

Feb 8th 2016, 2:01 AM 51,825 Views 22 Comments

Storm Imogen is here.

# storm - Monday 1 February, 2016

Storm Henry's 130km/h winds are here and power lines are already down
# Landfall
# Landfall

Storm Henry's 130km/h winds are here and power lines are already down

Feb 1st 2016, 11:40 AM 45,931 Views 45 Comments

Gusts of up to 128 km/h should be expected.

# storm - Sunday 31 January, 2016

Three more weather warnings issued as Storm Henry whips in
# The Hateful Eighth
# The Hateful Eighth

Three more weather warnings issued as Storm Henry whips in

Jan 31st 2016, 2:40 PM 69,558 Views 31 Comments

The storm will be at its strongest early tomorrow night.

# storm - Friday 29 January, 2016

This poor rabbit was 'catapulted' onto a roof by Storm Gertrude
# Tyrone
# Tyrone

This poor rabbit was 'catapulted' onto a roof by Storm Gertrude

Jan 29th 2016, 8:40 PM 26,057 Views 31 Comments

Not exactly the place where you’d like to wake up

# storm - Wednesday 30 December, 2015

A Kilkenny chef and his umbrella delivered the best live reports from Storm Frank last night
# Unnecessary Journeys
From The Daily Edge
# Unnecessary Journeys

A Kilkenny chef and his umbrella delivered the best live reports from Storm Frank last night

Dec 30th 2015, 10:50 AM 6,683 Views 0 Comments

Step aside, Teresa Mannion.

Photo: Two Cork lads sip pints as Storm Frank floods the pub around them
# Dark And Stormy
From The Daily Edge
# Dark And Stormy

Photo: Two Cork lads sip pints as Storm Frank floods the pub around them

Dec 30th 2015, 9:53 AM 16,912 Views 2 Comments

The heroes Ireland needs.