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#Storm

# 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 35,425 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 19,014 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 26,687 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 18,364 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 14,248 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 30,075 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 33,858 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 8,849 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 51,838 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 45,961 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 69,571 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 26,069 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 6,697 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 16,978 Views 2 Comments

The heroes Ireland needs.

# 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 23,234 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 44,719 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 54,425 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 12,619 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 11,293 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 54,775 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 16,935 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 145,291 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 14,698 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 71,296 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 8,777 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 43,009 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 13,779 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 22,920 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 36,054 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 12,225 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 15,351 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 29,159 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 3,325 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 22,628 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 14,010 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 18,951 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 9,269 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 11,375 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 15,345 Views 30 Comments

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