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# storm - Thursday 24 December, 2015

Almost 800 homes without power in the aftermath of Storm Eva
# Christmas Eva
# Christmas Eva

Almost 800 homes without power in the aftermath of Storm Eva

Dec 24th 2015, 2:02 PM 23,221 Views 15 Comments

The majority of the homes are in Dublin.

# storm - Monday 14 December, 2015

The deadliest storms to ever hit Europe
# Batten Down The Hatches
# Batten Down The Hatches

The deadliest storms to ever hit Europe

Dec 14th 2015, 6:10 AM 44,477 Views 25 Comments

The worst year was 1999 when two storms resulted in 140 fatalities.

# storm - Friday 4 December, 2015

Thousands of homes will be without power overnight thanks to Storm Desmond
# Wild Wild West
# Wild Wild West

Thousands of homes will be without power overnight thanks to Storm Desmond

Dec 4th 2015, 11:57 PM 54,413 Views 59 Comments

The status red weather warning came into effect at 6pm.

15 gas tweets that sum up Ireland during Storm Desmond
# Taken The Roads In
From The Daily Edge
# Taken The Roads In

15 gas tweets that sum up Ireland during Storm Desmond

Dec 4th 2015, 8:33 PM 12,604 Views 5 Comments

It’s windy and rainy, but we’re still joking.

# storm - Wednesday 2 December, 2015

More than 2,000 homes without power in Cork as strong winds batter the country
# Power Out
# Power Out

More than 2,000 homes without power in Cork as strong winds batter the country

Dec 2nd 2015, 7:25 AM 818 Views 4 Comments

A weather warning is due to be lifted this morning.

# storm - Monday 30 November, 2015

Three weather warnings issued for snow-ice, rain and wind
# Not Able
# Not Able

Three weather warnings issued for snow-ice, rain and wind

Nov 30th 2015, 11:09 PM 54,764 Views 19 Comments

Galway, Clare, Cork and Kerry are listed in two of the warnings.

# storm - Wednesday 18 November, 2015

Complaint against Guinness upheld over Facebook post that implied 'therapeutic qualities'

Complaint against Guinness upheld over Facebook post that implied 'therapeutic qualities'

Nov 18th 2015, 7:03 PM 16,905 Views 30 Comments

Guinness said that the advertisement was a reference to the time it takes for their drink to settle.

# storm - Tuesday 17 November, 2015

Storm Barney is ripping down trees and creating travel chaos all over Ireland
# Rush Hour Hell
# Rush Hour Hell

Storm Barney is ripping down trees and creating travel chaos all over Ireland

Nov 17th 2015, 11:05 PM 145,259 Views 114 Comments

Trees are down, flights are being disrupted and some ferry crossings are off.

16 gas tweets that sum up Ireland during Storm Barney
# Storm Barney
From The Daily Edge
# Storm Barney

16 gas tweets that sum up Ireland during Storm Barney

Nov 17th 2015, 7:01 PM 14,683 Views 0 Comments

We’re still having the craic.

# storm - Thursday 12 November, 2015

Flights cancelled as Storm Abigail sweeps across country
# Abigail Force
# Abigail Force

Flights cancelled as Storm Abigail sweeps across country

Nov 12th 2015, 11:55 PM 71,280 Views 73 Comments

Weather warnings are in place for all areas.

# storm - Sunday 25 October, 2015

Beyoncé just won Halloween, again
# Storm
From The Daily Edge
# Storm

Beyoncé just won Halloween, again

Oct 25th 2015, 3:32 PM 8,758 Views 5 Comments

Praise Beysus.

# storm - Tuesday 6 October, 2015

Is Hurricane Joaquin heading to Ireland?
# There's A Storm A Coming (maybe)
# There's A Storm A Coming (maybe)

Is Hurricane Joaquin heading to Ireland?

Oct 6th 2015, 9:37 AM 42,993 Views 30 Comments

It’s making its way towards Europe, but where will it end up?

# storm - Tuesday 8 September, 2015

Now you can name a storm after your ex.... Thanks to Met Éireann
# Storm Aisling?
# Storm Aisling?

Now you can name a storm after your ex.... Thanks to Met Éireann

Sep 8th 2015, 3:15 PM 13,736 Views 68 Comments

“Putting names on severe storms helps the public to immediately relate to threatening weather systems.”

# storm - Saturday 11 July, 2015

Almost a million people have been evacuated from China's east coast
# CHAN-HOM
# CHAN-HOM

Almost a million people have been evacuated from China's east coast

Jul 11th 2015, 11:04 AM 22,903 Views 11 Comments

Typhoon Chan-hom has made landfall.

# storm - Wednesday 8 July, 2015

There's an unstoppable reason for the recent surge in shark attacks
# Get Outa The Water
# Get Outa The Water

There's an unstoppable reason for the recent surge in shark attacks

Jul 8th 2015, 6:10 AM 36,022 Views 22 Comments

Experts say this summer is brewing up something of a perfect storm for the attacks.

# storm - Saturday 6 June, 2015

Calls for 'death sentence' for doomed ship's captain as death toll reaches 396
# Yangtze River
# Yangtze River

Calls for 'death sentence' for doomed ship's captain as death toll reaches 396

Jun 6th 2015, 8:55 AM 12,211 Views 13 Comments

There are thousands of soldiers involved in the rescue operation.

# storm - Wednesday 6 May, 2015

This is the first-ever image of thunder
# Brewing Up A Storm
# Brewing Up A Storm

This is the first-ever image of thunder

May 6th 2015, 10:30 PM 15,331 Views 8 Comments

It was taken using acoustic imaging.

# storm - Tuesday 28 April, 2015

Violent storm blows train off elevated bridge
# Train In Pain
# Train In Pain

Violent storm blows train off elevated bridge

Apr 28th 2015, 9:29 PM 29,130 Views 12 Comments

Miraculously, nobody was hurt.

It's 50 years since a teenage George Best and Man United took English football by storm
# Anniversary
From The42
# Anniversary

It's 50 years since a teenage George Best and Man United took English football by storm

Apr 28th 2015, 1:02 PM 3,304 Views 1 Comment

The late Northern Irishman’s 10 goals in 41 league appearances helped inspire the club’s title triumph.

# storm - Thursday 2 April, 2015

Nine dead after violent storm swept across Europe
# Hurricane
# Hurricane

Nine dead after violent storm swept across Europe

Apr 2nd 2015, 7:37 AM 22,610 Views 11 Comments

Three drivers in Germany were killed by falling trees.

# storm - Monday 23 March, 2015

It's tornado season in the States but (weirdly) there are no tornadoes
# Weird Weather
# Weird Weather

It's tornado season in the States but (weirdly) there are no tornadoes

Mar 23rd 2015, 6:30 AM 13,995 Views 7 Comments

There have been none in March so far – and that’s the first time that’s happened in 50 years.

# storm - Wednesday 25 February, 2015

This phone socket exploded into bits during Monday night's lightning storms
# Pretty Scary
# Pretty Scary

This phone socket exploded into bits during Monday night's lightning storms

Feb 25th 2015, 6:15 AM 18,851 Views 8 Comments

“There was a lot of electricity flying around the room,” Ronan Kelly said… Somehow, his one-year-old managed to sleep through the whole thing.

# storm - Wednesday 28 January, 2015

That "crippling and potentially historic” storm turned out to be neither of those things
# New York
# New York

That "crippling and potentially historic” storm turned out to be neither of those things

Jan 28th 2015, 10:50 AM 9,263 Views 11 Comments

Mayor De Blasio is insisting his dire warnings were a “no-brainer”… The storm is having in impact further north, however.

# storm - Saturday 17 January, 2015

Papal volunteer dies in storm as Pope Francis visits Philippines
# Mass
# Mass

Papal volunteer dies in storm as Pope Francis visits Philippines

Jan 17th 2015, 6:41 PM 11,360 Views 27 Comments

Bad weather forced him to cut his trip short.

Explainer: What happens at the National Emergency Coordination Centre?
# The Situation Room
# The Situation Room

Explainer: What happens at the National Emergency Coordination Centre?

Jan 17th 2015, 7:00 AM 15,292 Views 30 Comments

It’s where the national response to severe weather is managed from. But how does the whole system work?

# storm - Friday 16 January, 2015

Explainer: Why is everyone calling it 'Storm Rachel'?
# Moniker Galer
# Moniker Galer

Explainer: Why is everyone calling it 'Storm Rachel'?

Jan 16th 2015, 9:00 AM 39,958 Views 30 Comments

Met Éireann don’t name storms, and the Germans are calling the system something else entirely. So where did ‘Rachel’ come from? Read on…

# storm - Thursday 15 January, 2015

Van driver killed as strong winds bring trees down on roads
# Belfast
# Belfast

Van driver killed as strong winds bring trees down on roads

Jan 15th 2015, 6:51 PM 14,312 Views 3 Comments

A three-year-old child was also injured when a pallet blew off a truck in Belfast.

# storm - Wednesday 14 January, 2015

Here's What Happened Today: Wednesday
# News Fix
# News Fix

Here's What Happened Today: Wednesday

Jan 14th 2015, 11:03 PM 25,973 Views 2 Comments

The furious storm, Vincent Browne’s constituency debates and the ‘survivor’s edition’ of Charlie Hebdo all had people talking today.

# storm - Sunday 28 December, 2014

One body recovered as hundreds still trapped aboard burning ferry
# High Winds
# High Winds

One body recovered as hundreds still trapped aboard burning ferry

Dec 28th 2014, 8:20 PM 64,581 Views 49 Comments

Rescuers have so far only managed to get 161 of the 478 people on the stricken “Norman Atlantic” to safety.

# storm - Saturday 13 December, 2014

Video captures small tornado sweeping through Los Angeles neighbourhood
# California
# California

Video captures small tornado sweeping through Los Angeles neighbourhood

Dec 13th 2014, 9:49 AM 6,019 Views 5 Comments

The tornado had wind speeds of 65 to 85 miles per hour.

# storm - Wednesday 10 December, 2014

Is this the most alarming Irish weather image ever?
# Weather Warning
From The Daily Edge
# Weather Warning

Is this the most alarming Irish weather image ever?

Dec 10th 2014, 11:18 AM 4,924 Views 3 Comments

So much doom!

# storm - Sunday 7 December, 2014

Typhoon Hagupit knocks out power as hundreds of thousands flee their homes
# Deadly Storm
# Deadly Storm

Typhoon Hagupit knocks out power as hundreds of thousands flee their homes

Dec 7th 2014, 7:24 AM 6,417 Views 5 Comments

The typhoon is not believed to have caused the same damage as last year’s storm.

# storm - Saturday 8 November, 2014

'We're still scared when strong winds blow': Slow recovery takes root after Typhoon Haiyan
# Rebuild
# Rebuild

'We're still scared when strong winds blow': Slow recovery takes root after Typhoon Haiyan

Nov 8th 2014, 9:00 AM 4,216 Views 0 Comments

“The resilience of the Filipino people is amazing, they are like phoenix birds.”

# storm - Monday 6 October, 2014

Here's how that storm looked above Ireland last night - in tweets and maps
# What The Fliuch
From The Daily Edge
# What The Fliuch

Here's how that storm looked above Ireland last night - in tweets and maps

Oct 6th 2014, 8:10 AM 5,963 Views 1 Comment

How are the heads this morning?

# storm - Thursday 28 August, 2014

Last winter was the stormiest ever on record for Ireland
# The Worst
# The Worst

Last winter was the stormiest ever on record for Ireland

Aug 28th 2014, 6:45 AM 9,781 Views 19 Comments

Climatologists have concluded that both the frequency and intensity of the storms makes them unique in 143 years.

# storm - Tuesday 26 August, 2014

Rain cheque as storm payouts wipe almost €20 million off FBD's profits
# Battered
# Battered

Rain cheque as storm payouts wipe almost €20 million off FBD's profits

Aug 26th 2014, 10:32 AM 6,675 Views 15 Comments

Analysts think that the insurer could hike car premiums to protect profits.

# storm - Thursday 7 August, 2014

# storm - Saturday 19 July, 2014

Heathrow flights cancelled after thunderstorm warning
# When The Thunder Rolls
# When The Thunder Rolls

Heathrow flights cancelled after thunderstorm warning

Jul 19th 2014, 1:49 PM 13,847 Views 11 Comments

A number of flights in and out of the airport have been cancelled as there is a 70% risk of thunderstorms.

# storm - Thursday 17 July, 2014

In today's typical Irish weather : Rain, hail, lightning, thunder, frogs, locusts*
# God It's Lovely Out
# God It's Lovely Out

In today's typical Irish weather : Rain, hail, lightning, thunder, frogs, locusts*

Jul 17th 2014, 10:31 AM 17,273 Views 22 Comments

*Ok, the last two aren’t happening…are they?

# storm - Thursday 10 July, 2014

Astronauts take photos of storm causing devastation in Japan
# Typhoon Neoguri
# Typhoon Neoguri

Astronauts take photos of storm causing devastation in Japan

Jul 10th 2014, 11:51 AM 9,191 Views 14 Comments

Astronauts aboard the International Space Station have posted photos of Typhoon Neoguri