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Saturday 23 September 2023 Dublin: 15°C

# Winter Weather

Last year
New Status Orange alert issued as temperatures set to plunge for next two nights
Tonight is to be bitterly cold and a weather warning is due to kick in for 19 counties.
Cold snap sees coldest day since 2010 as ice warning remains in place across the country
A status yellow low temperature/ice warning is in place for the entire country.
A status yellow low temperature/ice warning is in place for the entire country.
The cold is to cause hazardous driving conditions across the country today.
Water Safety Ireland is advising people to stay away from ice and frozen waterways during the cold period.
Over 70 flights cancelled at Dublin Airport today after Greater London airport closures
Status Orange alert for most of country as freezing fog to persist into evening
All time
Irish winters likely to become wetter and warmer without significant climate action
Met Éireann has already observed an increase in winter minimum temperatures in recent decades.
National weather advisory issued for entire weekend with wet, windy conditions and lows of -2 expected
There will be snow falls this weekend in some places.
This weekend will be foggy, frosty and absolutely freezing
Today won’t be too wet, though.
Why pain feels more... well, painful in cold weather
There may be biological reasons why pain feels more intense in the winter.
The 7 tips you need for driving in wet weather
Essential driving advice to help keep you and other road users safe when the roads get wet.
Photos: Buncrana's beautiful storm
A Donegal photographer took on the elements to bring us these amazing photos of Buncrana pier.
Update: DART back in operation between Bray and Dún Laoghaire
Meanwhile, heavy snow showers have been reported in Wicklow – leaving some roads impassable.
Afghan village struck by deadly avalanche
Officials say that so far just four of the village’s 200 residents have been confirmed alive and 37 bodies recovered.
Video, photos: Sudden thaw turns Danube to chunks of ice
The ice has damaged hundreds of boats and several river restaurants in Belgrade.
WATCH: Beautiful slideshow of Ireland through the last winter
Sunsets to seasides, skyscapes to snowlines – maybe this isn’t such a bad old place after all.
Five-year-old girl rescued hours after fatal avalanche
The young girl’s parents are thought to be among the nine people killed in an avalanche which struck several homes in Kosovo yesterday.
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Your evening round-up of the day’s main news…
The Daily Fix: Saturday
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Aer Lingus cancels London flights due to adverse weather
Heavy snow is expected to fall overnight in London, prompting airlines to cancel some of their London services.
Happy Groundhog Day! But what's it all about?
A small animal, Gobbler’s Knob and Bill Murray are involved…
Helicopters evacuate Eastern Europeans stranded in cold snap
The death toll from a severe cold spell across Eastern Europe has risen to 85.