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Sunday 5 February 2023 Dublin: 9°C

# Storm

All time
# batten down the hatches
Warnings from Coast Guard as Storm Barbara rolls in
The north-west coast will be most affected by the storm, with gusts of up to 120km/h expected.
# choppy seas
Some ferries cancelled tomorrow as Storm Barbara gets ready to roll in
Meanwhile, the Road Safety Authority has asked people to exercise caution while using roads.
# hello brolly
Choppy winter weather on the way as Storm Barbara to hit this Friday
A 24-hour weather warning has been issued for this Friday.
# Feature
The story of how Ireland took the Taekwon-do world by storm
Stephen Ryan chats to The42 about the Irish side’s considerable recent successes in the sport.
# Weather
Britain is being battered by Storm Angus - but we haven't felt it
The British Met Office has extended warnings over high winds, with a warning set to stay in place until this morning.
# Treacherous
Storm warnings in place as people are warned to stay away from risky piers
Rain and wind warnings are in place.
# hurricane matthew
Ireland to provide humanitarian aid after storm kills 300 in Haiti
The US is now bracing itself for Hurricane Matthew, with states of emergencies declared in a number of places.
# Category Four storm
PICTURES: Thousands flee as Hurricane Matthew slams into Haiti
In nearby Jamaica, officials said the army and military reserves were called up to help deal with hurricane damage.
# Hurricane Hermine
"This is life-threatening" - State of emergency declared in Florida as first hurricane in a decade hits
Hermine is the fourth Atlantic hurricane of 2016.
# Hurricane Charley
It's been 30 years since one of the worst storms in living memory
The storm caused hundreds of people to flee their homes – one woman saying that water-levels were ‘up to my chest’.
# Virginia
Powerful storm rips across US coast, leaving child (2) among four dead
A state of emergency has been declared in Virginia as the two-day death toll from the storm rises to seven.
# Storm Imogen
Get ready for a nightmare commute - three weather warnings have just kicked in
Storm Imogen is here.
# landfall
Storm Henry's 130km/h winds are here and power lines are already down
Gusts of up to 128 km/h should be expected.
# the hateful eighth
Three more weather warnings issued as Storm Henry whips in
The storm will be at its strongest early tomorrow night.
# Tyrone
This poor rabbit was 'catapulted' onto a roof by Storm Gertrude
Not exactly the place where you’d like to wake up
# unnecessary journeys
A Kilkenny chef and his umbrella delivered the best live reports from Storm Frank last night
Step aside, Teresa Mannion.
# dark and stormy
Photo: Two Cork lads sip pints as Storm Frank floods the pub around them
The heroes Ireland needs.
# Christmas Eva
Almost 800 homes without power in the aftermath of Storm Eva
The majority of the homes are in Dublin.
# batten down the hatches
The deadliest storms to ever hit Europe
The worst year was 1999 when two storms resulted in 140 fatalities.
# wild wild west
Thousands of homes will be without power overnight thanks to Storm Desmond
The status red weather warning came into effect at 6pm.
# taken the roads in
15 gas tweets that sum up Ireland during Storm Desmond
It’s windy and rainy, but we’re still joking.
# power out
More than 2,000 homes without power in Cork as strong winds batter the country
A weather warning is due to be lifted this morning.
# not able
Three weather warnings issued for snow-ice, rain and wind
Galway, Clare, Cork and Kerry are listed in two of the warnings.
Complaint against Guinness upheld over Facebook post that implied 'therapeutic qualities'
Guinness said that the advertisement was a reference to the time it takes for their drink to settle.
# rush hour hell
Storm Barney is ripping down trees and creating travel chaos all over Ireland
Trees are down, flights are being disrupted and some ferry crossings are off.
# storm barney
16 gas tweets that sum up Ireland during Storm Barney
We’re still having the craic.
# abigail force
Flights cancelled as Storm Abigail sweeps across country
Weather warnings are in place for all areas.
# Storm
Beyoncé just won Halloween, again
Praise Beysus.
# there's a storm a coming (maybe)
Is Hurricane Joaquin heading to Ireland?
It’s making its way towards Europe, but where will it end up?
# storm aisling?
Now you can name a storm after your ex.... Thanks to Met Éireann
“Putting names on severe storms helps the public to immediately relate to threatening weather systems.”
# CHAN-HOM
Almost a million people have been evacuated from China's east coast
Typhoon Chan-hom has made landfall.
# get outa the water
There's an unstoppable reason for the recent surge in shark attacks
Experts say this summer is brewing up something of a perfect storm for the attacks.
# yangtze river
Calls for 'death sentence' for doomed ship's captain as death toll reaches 396
There are thousands of soldiers involved in the rescue operation.
# brewing up a storm
This is the first-ever image of thunder
It was taken using acoustic imaging.
# Train in Pain
Violent storm blows train off elevated bridge
Miraculously, nobody was hurt.
# Anniversary
It's 50 years since a teenage George Best and Man United took English football by storm
The late Northern Irishman’s 10 goals in 41 league appearances helped inspire the club’s title triumph.
# Hurricane
Nine dead after violent storm swept across Europe
Three drivers in Germany were killed by falling trees.
# weird weather
It's tornado season in the States but (weirdly) there are no tornadoes
There have been none in March so far – and that’s the first time that’s happened in 50 years.
# pretty scary
This phone socket exploded into bits during Monday night's lightning storms
“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.