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#Storm

# storm - Thursday 13 February, 2014

190,000 still without power... Many could remain offline for "a number of days"
# Morning After
# Morning After

190,000 still without power... Many could remain offline for "a number of days"

Feb 13th 2014, 7:25 AM 21,339 Views 75 Comments

And we haven’t seen the last of the stormy weather either…

# storm - Wednesday 12 February, 2014

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

Here’s What Happened Today: Wednesday

Feb 12th 2014, 10:56 PM 46,069 Views 24 Comments

Everyone’s talking about storm damage, the Garda Ombudsman and the law on euthanasia in Belgium.

Highest wave ever recorded off Kinsale coast
# Surfs Up
# Surfs Up

Highest wave ever recorded off Kinsale coast

Feb 12th 2014, 10:45 PM 74,703 Views 52 Comments

The wave height reached 25 metres, far surpassing the previous record of 23.4.

The huge storm looming over Ireland is in the shape of a question mark
# Questionable Weather
From The Daily Edge
# Questionable Weather

The huge storm looming over Ireland is in the shape of a question mark

Feb 12th 2014, 2:21 PM 33,353 Views 46 Comments

It’s pretty menacing.

Stormy weather forces postponement of Sigerson Cup quarter-finals to tomorrow
# All Change
From The42
# All Change

Stormy weather forces postponement of Sigerson Cup quarter-finals to tomorrow

Feb 12th 2014, 11:17 AM 2,328 Views 0 Comments

DIT will now face UUJ tomorrow while GMIT will take on NUI Maynooth.

RED ALERT: Highest level weather warning active in Kerry and Cork
# Weather Watch
# Weather Watch

RED ALERT: Highest level weather warning active in Kerry and Cork

Feb 12th 2014, 6:28 AM 36,791 Views 59 Comments

A secondary ‘orange alert’ is in place in a number of other coastal counties.

# storm - Tuesday 11 February, 2014

Orange Alert: More "violent gusts" at coasts as new storm bears down on the West
# Storm Watch
# Storm Watch

Orange Alert: More "violent gusts" at coasts as new storm bears down on the West

Feb 11th 2014, 8:07 AM 16,683 Views 19 Comments

The new system is set to hit tomorrow morning.

# storm - Monday 10 February, 2014

Here’s What Happened Today: Monday
# News Fix
# News Fix

Here’s What Happened Today: Monday

Feb 10th 2014, 11:03 PM 28,289 Views 4 Comments

Everyone’s talking about hacking at the Garda Ombudsman’s office, a missing tourist in Cork and stormy weather in the UK.

Cost of storms to Co Clare : €36.8 million
# Stormwatch
# Stormwatch

Cost of storms to Co Clare : €36.8 million

Feb 10th 2014, 5:23 PM 9,132 Views 17 Comments

Limerick and Cork councils have yet to release their figures for storm damage.

UK floods: River Thames threatens homes, soldiers on standby and a cow stuck in the mud
# Storm
# Storm

UK floods: River Thames threatens homes, soldiers on standby and a cow stuck in the mud

Feb 10th 2014, 12:06 PM 13,412 Views 12 Comments

14 severe flood warnings have been issued across the UK, with householders living along the River Thames put on standby.

# storm - Saturday 8 February, 2014

Stormageddon: Ok folks, you know the drill by now…
# What The Fliuch
# What The Fliuch

Stormageddon: Ok folks, you know the drill by now…

Feb 8th 2014, 9:32 AM 17,274 Views 34 Comments

Parts of Ireland will be battered by Atlantic storms today. Sorry.

Christine, Brigid... and now 'Ruth' --- Why are women getting the blame for all this destruction?
# Naming Rights
# Naming Rights

Christine, Brigid... and now 'Ruth' --- Why are women getting the blame for all this destruction?

Feb 8th 2014, 8:30 AM 16,070 Views 37 Comments

And who’s coming up with all these names anyway?

# storm - Friday 7 February, 2014

8 fun things you can do indoors this stormy weekend (that aren't filthy)
# Housebound
From The Daily Edge
# Housebound

8 fun things you can do indoors this stormy weekend (that aren't filthy)

Feb 7th 2014, 9:30 PM 67,863 Views 41 Comments

Storm’s a comin’.

# storm - Wednesday 5 February, 2014

No end to the rain in sight, as flood warnings extended to "all rivers"
# On Alert
# On Alert

No end to the rain in sight, as flood warnings extended to "all rivers"

Feb 5th 2014, 2:55 PM 31,946 Views 46 Comments

Authorities are warning anyone who lives near an inland waterway to be on alert. Met Éireann says it’s unable to forecast when we’ll see a break in the weather.

# storm - Tuesday 4 February, 2014

Limerick floods were 'like Dante's Inferno'
# Water Water Everywhere
# Water Water Everywhere

Limerick floods were 'like Dante's Inferno'

Feb 4th 2014, 6:37 PM 14,176 Views 22 Comments

The building of a flood barrier in Limerick will begin ‘immediately’ Brian Hayes says.

“We have to do some serious thinking about long-term flood defences” — Howlin
# Storm Warning
# Storm Warning

“We have to do some serious thinking about long-term flood defences” — Howlin

Feb 4th 2014, 11:59 AM 5,467 Views 55 Comments

Ministers are discussing measures aimed at helping those affected by the weekend flooding at a Cabinet meeting this morning.

Whistleblowers, charities, Phil Hogan... and everything else happening in Leinster House today
# Oireachtas Agenda
# Oireachtas Agenda

Whistleblowers, charities, Phil Hogan... and everything else happening in Leinster House today

Feb 4th 2014, 9:00 AM 3,495 Views 6 Comments

What’s going on down on Kildare Street? Well, you asked…

More flood warnings as Atlantic storm makes its way to Irish shores
# Batten Down The Hatches
# Batten Down The Hatches

More flood warnings as Atlantic storm makes its way to Irish shores

Feb 4th 2014, 8:07 AM 25,355 Views 34 Comments

Another storm swell is on its way bringing wet and windy weather.

# storm - Monday 3 February, 2014

9 faces you make while forced to be in the rain
# Rain Face
From The Daily Edge
# Rain Face

9 faces you make while forced to be in the rain

Feb 3rd 2014, 1:00 PM 21,141 Views 9 Comments

Walk to work this morning? Forced to stand at a bus stop? You know all about this.

"A very grim situation": Further flooding expected this morning at high tide
# Storm Bridget
# Storm Bridget

"A very grim situation": Further flooding expected this morning at high tide

Feb 3rd 2014, 7:58 AM 19,736 Views 32 Comments

Met Éireann’s orange weather warning is due to remain in place until 3pm today.

# storm - Sunday 2 February, 2014

Weather warning remains in place with further storm and flood risks
# Not Over Yet
# Not Over Yet

Weather warning remains in place with further storm and flood risks

Feb 2nd 2014, 5:49 PM 20,763 Views 8 Comments

Don’t get rid of those sand bags just yet.

# storm - Saturday 1 February, 2014

The country has enough photos of waves crashing over piers --- Coast Guard
# Storm Warning
# Storm Warning

The country has enough photos of waves crashing over piers --- Coast Guard

Feb 1st 2014, 9:00 AM 29,893 Views 25 Comments

Anyone planning on braving today’s storm to capture images of the dramatic weather is being urged to think again.

# storm - Friday 31 January, 2014

# storm - Monday 27 January, 2014

Hold on to your hat: Gale force storm winds on all coasts of Ireland
# Weatherwatch
# Weatherwatch

Hold on to your hat: Gale force storm winds on all coasts of Ireland

Jan 27th 2014, 8:54 AM 16,249 Views 9 Comments

Met Eireann warns of strong to gale force westerly winds with some severe gusts.

# storm - Sunday 26 January, 2014

The wind and rain has ruined lots of people's weekends
# Stormy Weather
From The Daily Edge
# Stormy Weather

The wind and rain has ruined lots of people's weekends

Jan 26th 2014, 5:00 PM 4,798 Views 2 Comments

Curse you, wind!

# storm - Tuesday 14 January, 2014

Irish MEPs 'confident' EU will provide storm repair funds
# Storm
# Storm

Irish MEPs 'confident' EU will provide storm repair funds

Jan 14th 2014, 2:37 PM 4,985 Views 21 Comments

A group of MEPs met with the Commissioner for Regional Development in Strasbourg this morning.

# storm - Saturday 11 January, 2014

Clare coast worst hit by storms with repair works to cost over €23m
# Floods
# Floods

Clare coast worst hit by storms with repair works to cost over €23m

Jan 11th 2014, 3:23 PM 13,738 Views 24 Comments

Local authorities across the country are in the midst of a clean up following the recent severe storms.

Wreckage of Sunbeam is 'now in two pieces'
# Shipwrecked
# Shipwrecked

Wreckage of Sunbeam is 'now in two pieces'

Jan 11th 2014, 8:30 AM 16,215 Views 32 Comments

The 111-year-old wreckage was washed up onto a beach in Kerry in 1903, but has become dislodged.

Why Storm Christine wasn't actually called Storm Christine
# Storm Ireland
# Storm Ireland

Why Storm Christine wasn't actually called Storm Christine

Jan 11th 2014, 7:45 AM 17,998 Views 18 Comments

It was loud and impressive but what was it called?

# storm - Tuesday 7 January, 2014

Weather warning lifted as the worst of Storm Christine passes
# Stormwatch
# Stormwatch

Weather warning lifted as the worst of Storm Christine passes

Jan 7th 2014, 7:46 AM 10,682 Views 12 Comments

Stormy conditions which persist this morning are forecast to weaken later today.

Co Clare boasts the most appropriate 'careful now' sign ever
# Ah Ted
From The Daily Edge
# Ah Ted

Co Clare boasts the most appropriate 'careful now' sign ever

Jan 7th 2014, 7:35 AM 6,236 Views 1 Comment

Down with that kind of storm.

# storm - Monday 6 January, 2014

Road Safety Authority urges caution while driving in stormy weather
# Storm
# Storm

Road Safety Authority urges caution while driving in stormy weather

Jan 6th 2014, 3:30 PM 8,431 Views 12 Comments

If you’re reading this while driving, we advise you to pull over.

Now That’s What You Call A Wave Pic of the Day
# Pic Of The Day
# Pic Of The Day

Now That’s What You Call A Wave Pic of the Day

Jan 6th 2014, 3:00 PM 50,056 Views 40 Comments

This is no time for a stroll down the harbour, people.

Extra funding for flood-hit areas 'inevitable' --- Hayes
# Storm Watch
# Storm Watch

Extra funding for flood-hit areas 'inevitable' --- Hayes

Jan 6th 2014, 2:03 PM 4,615 Views 13 Comments

OPW minister Brian Hayes said that a decision on extra funding would be made once Cabinet received a briefing on problems in each local authority area.