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# brrr - Thursday 2 January, 2014

Orange Alert in place as country braces for gale force winds

Met Éireann has warned there will be no letup in the strong winds which have hit over the past week. Sorry.

# brrr - Tuesday 2 April, 2013

March was coldest in decades in many parts of Ireland

Last month Met Éireann recorded record low temperatures and some stations reported it as the wettest month in five years.

# brrr - Monday 1 April, 2013

Explainer: Is global warming causing harsher winters (and springs)?

Some scientists are beginning to put together data which shows climate change is causing icy polar air to be displaced towards Europe.

# brrr - Thursday 28 March, 2013

Updated: Snow showers to continue in the east, cold elsewhere

The rest of the country will remain dry and cold with spells of sunshine over western counties.

# brrr - Wednesday 27 March, 2013

Bad weather causing disruptions for bus services

Snow and ice is causing havoc for road users this morning.

PICS: Snow-ice warning in place as Irish Air Corps aids NI snowbound livestock Brrr This post contains images

PICS: Snow-ice warning in place as Irish Air Corps aids NI snowbound livestock

Thousands of snowbound animals in the North are feared dead, but the extent of the losses are unclear as most are buried below thick blankets of snow.

# brrr - Tuesday 26 March, 2013

Met Éireann issues weather warning as snow and ‘bitter cold’ hits Brrr This post contains images

Met Éireann issues weather warning as snow and ‘bitter cold’ hits

Planning to go outside today? Wear all the clothes you can fit on your body. It’s freezing out there.

# brrr - Tuesday 19 March, 2013

Snow showers surprise Leinster and Ulster In Pictures This post contains images

Snow showers surprise Leinster and Ulster

Weather warnings were issued by Met Éireann last night.

# brrr - Monday 11 March, 2013

From The Daily Edge The burning question*: Does prospect of snow excite or fill you with dread? Dilemma This post contains a poll

The burning question*: Does prospect of snow excite or fill you with dread?

It’s Monday, so let TheJournal.ie distract you from the ‘serious’ news with one of life’s REAL dilemmas. (*not really)

# brrr - Tuesday 5 February, 2013

Snow Day: Ireland wakes up to a white morning

Snow fell in various areas across the country overnight.

Bundle up: High winds, cold temperatures and frequent showers forecast

We’ll also have hail, thunderstorms and the odd bright spell. Who says you can’t have it all?

# brrr - Monday 4 February, 2013

Met Éireann puts the country on yellow alert with ‘blizzard’ forecast

It’s going to be windy out there tonight.

# brrr - Friday 1 February, 2013

From The Daily Edge WATCH: 5 animals encountering snow for the first time Happy Friday This post contains videos

WATCH: 5 animals encountering snow for the first time

One paw after the other…

# brrr - Sunday 13 January, 2013

Wrap up warm: Snow hits part of the country

There’s been a few flurries across parts of Dublin, Meath and Kildare – and it’s going to get as cold as -2 tonight.

# brrr - Thursday 27 December, 2012

Met Eireann warns strong winds to hit later today

Ireland may have escaped the freezing cold weather this Christmas – but watch out for strong winds.

# brrr - Tuesday 25 December, 2012

Everything you ever wanted to know about snow in Ireland

Met Éireann’s Aidan Murphy explains the patterns of snow in Ireland, why it’s hard to forecast – and the statistical chances of a white Christmas.

# brrr - Thursday 1 November, 2012

First snow… on the border of Cork/Limerick/Tipp

Don’t panic – it’s not widespread – but the plummet in temperature has seen at least one patch of Ireland get drizzled with the white stuff. (And Donegal. And Kerry.)

# brrr - Thursday 5 April, 2012

Why did it go from summer to winter in just a few days?

Meteorologist Karl Mehlhorn of the Irish Weather Network has the scientific explanation for why we went from t-shirts to thermals in the past week.

# brrr - Wednesday 1 February, 2012

Freezing fog and ice to make driving conditions dangerous

Temperatures will reach as low as -5C over the next couple of nights, with motorists being warned of severe ground frost in some areas.

# brrr - Sunday 29 January, 2012

Brrr: Temperatures to plummet as bad weather set to last all week

There’s even a chance that it could snow towards the end of the week…

# brrr - Sunday 25 December, 2011

In pictures: Taking the plunge at Sandycove’s Christmas swim Christmas This post contains images

In pictures: Taking the plunge at Sandycove’s Christmas swim

Hundreds turned out to brave the icy waters at Dublin’s Forty Foot this morning for the annual event. Brrrr…

# brrr - Tuesday 29 November, 2011

From The Daily Edge South Korean president wears thermal underwear to save power Toasty This post contains videos

South Korean president wears thermal underwear to save power

Lee Myung-bak is not the first president to call on citizens to reduce energy consumption in the national interest. Just ask Jimmy Carter…

# brrr - Thursday 24 November, 2011

From The Daily Edge Remember this? The first snow days of November 2010 Anniversary This post contains images

Remember this? The first snow days of November 2010

As we look out the window of our Dublin HQ on this dark, windy evening, TheJournal.ie staff is reminiscing about last year’s Snovember.

# brrr - Tuesday 12 April, 2011

From Business ETC Insurers face €224m bill for winter weather claims Brrr

Insurers face €224m bill for winter weather claims

The Irish Insurance Federation says its members have paid out €765m for weather damage in just 14 months.

# brrr - Tuesday 8 March, 2011

From Business ETC FBD premium hikes expected after surge in weather claims Insurance

FBD premium hikes expected after surge in weather claims

Announcing performance figures for 2010, the insurer says the level of weather claims will mean increased premiums in 2011.

# brrr - Monday 7 March, 2011

The Big Chill returns to Irish weather

Spring takes a step back as some snow forecast for hilly areas later this week.

# brrr - Monday 31 January, 2011

From Business ETC Ryanair reports surprise €10m loss after snow cancellations Ryanair

Ryanair reports surprise €10m loss after snow cancellations

Higher fuel costs, industrial action and snow cancellations see Ryanair lose €10m in the three months to December 31.

# brrr - Friday 28 January, 2011

From The Daily Edge The week in photos Week In Photos This post contains images

The week in photos

The week that was, in pictures.

# brrr - Friday 21 January, 2011

From The Daily Edge The week in photos Week In Photos This post contains images

The week in photos

The week that was, in pictures.

# brrr - Tuesday 18 January, 2011

Take 5: Tuesday

5 minutes, 5 stories, 5 o’clock.

Dempsey says Ireland’s snow response ‘better than Europe’

The Transport Minister tells the Dáil he thinks Ireland’s local authorities handled the big freeze better than others.

# brrr - Friday 14 January, 2011

From The Score The Morning Score: Friday Early Doors This post contains videos

The Morning Score: Friday

The two unhappy Bohs players are identified publicly, another Irishman at Celtic Park is targeted and Declan Kidney’s injury worries worsen.

# brrr - Sunday 9 January, 2011

Ice persists across country’s roads, motorists warned

Motorists have been urged to drive with extreme care as ice and black ice continue to cover roads across much of the country.

# brrr - Saturday 8 January, 2011

Motorists warned of ice and treacherous roads

Drivers have been warned that the most recent cold snap has brought with it dangerous road conditions. However, the freezing weather is not expected to last past the weekend.

# brrr - Friday 7 January, 2011

The week in photos Week In Photos This post contains images

The week in photos

Dead birds, dead sick, dead lucky – the highlights of the week in pictures.

Take 5: Friday

5 minutes, 5 stories, 5 o’clock.

It’s back: snow to return across Ireland tonight

Munster and south Leinster will see the return of the dreaded white stuff, after overnight temperatures dropped to -6.8°C.

# brrr - Thursday 6 January, 2011

Sub-zero temperatures strike again

Brrr… time to wrap up as freezing weather continues.

The 9 at 9: Thursday

Nine things you need to know by 9am: As hospitals are hit by the worst bed crisis in years, VHI announces price increases; Gerry Ryan’s autopsy report, and the big snow is coming back.

# brrr - Wednesday 5 January, 2011

Snowfall and icy conditions predicted by weekend

Wintry weather set to continue over the coming weekend, according to meteorologists.

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