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Sunday 5 February 2023 Dublin: 9°C

# Thunder

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# Your Say
Poll: Do you like thunder and lightning?
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# Status Yellow
Rainy evening ahead as thunderstorm warnings in place for 16 counties
Tomorrow is forecast to be a largely dry day, however.
# Met Éireann
Nationwide thunderstorm warning issued for tomorrow
Locailsed flooding and hazardous driving conditions have been forecast.
# Status Yellow
Thunderstorm warnings for 14 counties as heavy rains roll in
With sunny spells and rain showers, it’s a mixed bag of weather today.
# Thunder
Dry and sunny tomorrow but unsettled weather forecast for Sunday
Get your outdoor activities done tomorrow, if you can.
# Stormy
Risk of hail and lightning as thunderstorm warning issued for nine counties
The warning will kick in at 2pm and will remain in place until 8pm this evening.
# Thunder
Risk of spot flooding as thunderstorm warning in place for five counties
The weather warning is in place for Carlow, Kilkenny, Wexford, Cork and Waterford.
# Stormy
Heavy rain and risk of spot flooding as thunderstorm warning issued for 13 counties
The warning kicked in at 1.46pm and will remain in place until 8pm this evening.
# heavy weather
Thunder and heavy rain forecast as Status Yellow warning in place for Leinster and Munster
Remember the sunny weather?
# Weather
Status Yellow thunder warning issued for several counties
The warning is valid from 1pm until 9pm today.
# Weather
Status Yellow thunder warning for Leinster and Ulster counties
The weather will be warm but with a risk of scattered thunderstorms.
# Rain Rain Go Away
Status Yellow rainfall warning issued for 5 counties as thundery conditions expected
Highest temperatures today are expected to range between 16 and 19 degrees.
# Thunder
Status Yellow thunder warning in place for entire country from 4pm tomorrow
The warning will remain in place for the island until 9am on Friday.
# forecast
More rain and thunder is on the way
However, some sunny spells will develop too.
# Status Yellow
Hottest day of the year gives way to thunder warning for most of the country
A Status Yellow thunder warning has been issued.
# Weather Warning
Power outages as thunderstorms sweep through the east of the country
A status yellow weather warning is in place until the early hours of tomorrow morning.
# Spot Flooding
4,000 remain without power after last night's thundery downpours
AA Roadwatch has warned that roads remain wet across most areas this morning.
# Stormy
Power outages and thunder warning in place for eastern half of country
Met Éireann forecast thunderstorms, heavy downpours and warned of a risk of hail and gusty winds.
# thundery downpours
A Status Yellow weather warning has been issued for the whole country
The warning kicked in at midday and is due to remain valid until 10pm tonight.
# St Patrick's Day
The St Patrick's Day forecast is bleak with hail and thunder expected
Highest temperatures will range between 7 and 9 degrees, according to Met Éireann.
# storm gareth
Status Orange warning for north-west as Storm Gareth sweeps in
The warning covers Donegal, Leitrim, Mayo and Sligo.
# Flooding
Drivers urged to take caution after thunder warning is issued for 23 counties
Some spot flooding may occur.
# Incoming
Weather warning issued: Expect heavy rain and intense thunderstorms tomorrow
The thunder and lightning will be intense in localised areas – other parts of the country will escape.
# Wrap Up
Temperatures to dip below freezing with widespread frost and icy patches
The cold weather is staying around.
# Bad Weather
Fewer people in US are dying after being struck by lightning - here's why
Taking the growing population into account, the lightning death rate has shrunk more than 40-fold since recordkeeping began in 1940.
# grab a brolly
Heavy showers expected today, but things are looking up tomorrow
There’s also a risk of thunder this afternoon.
# Irish Summer
Heavy rain and thunder on the way this week
‘Exam weather’ might not happen.
# Thunderstorms
Thousands left without power due to lightning strikes
A thunderstorm warning came into effect at midday today.
# game 3
Durant and Westbrook throw down a combined 63 as Thunder roll over Warriors
Steph Curry and the Warriors will have to grind their way to the NBA finals this year.
# bad weather for it
There's going to be rain, hail and thunder across the country today
Also, it’s going to be cold.
# Yikes!
This lightning strike in Dublin was a little too close for comfort
And loud. Very, very loud.
Watch: This lightning strike in Dublin was a little too close for comfort
And loud. Very, very loud.
# brewing up a storm
This is the first-ever image of thunder
It was taken using acoustic imaging.
# Careful Now
Watch out for fallen trees on the roads this morning
Wind and rain will continue until this evening, so tie down those wheelie bins.
# soft day
Bit damp this morning? Better get used to it...
Batten down the hatches, there are thundery downpours and gale force winds on the way.
# backdrop
Couple almost struck by lightning as they take a selfie
Risky business.
# f**k me backwards
Man reacts excellently to sudden lightning strike
Took the words right out of our mouths.
# when the thunder rolls
Heathrow flights cancelled after thunderstorm warning
A number of flights in and out of the airport have been cancelled as there is a 70% risk of thunderstorms.
# Stormwatch
Spectacular photos of the huge lightning storm over Cork
# jumpin jack flash
This map shows why you didn't sleep last night
Grand soft day.