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# flooding - Sunday 13 December, 2015

Drafting in the army to tackle the flood waters shows lessons have been learned from past disasters

The weather conditions are predicted to persist in the coming days, but we are a lot better off than we were back in 2009 and 2010.

# flooding - Saturday 12 December, 2015

Residents living near River Liffey warned it may overflow

People living near the river between Chapelizod and Island Bridge have been advised to move cars from underground car parks.

Two more rainfall warnings just took effect - here's the advice...

Prolonged rain is expected in Clare, Cork and Kerry – but it will be wet everywhere.

# flooding - Friday 11 December, 2015

WATCH: Dramatic rescue of flood-stricken horses from the River Shannon

Three cheers for the Athlone Sub-Aqua Club.

Muslims around Ireland raised money for flooding victims today

Congregations at mosques were also asked to buy Christmas presents for the homeless.

Status orange rainfall warning issued - as Shannon water levels continue rising

Thousands of sandbags have been distributed in the worst-hit areas.

# flooding - Thursday 10 December, 2015

Athlone residents battle floods as raw sewage erupts onto streets

Locals residents have been working non-stop to prepare for more flooding

Worst of flooding still to come along Shannon river

Water levels are expected to peak this weekend.

# flooding - Wednesday 9 December, 2015

Watch: Aerial videos show the devastation wrought by Storm Desmond Power Of Nature This post contains videos

Watch: Aerial videos show the devastation wrought by Storm Desmond

Areas of Galway and Westmeath look like a giant lake…

# flooding - Tuesday 8 December, 2015

Everything you need to know about the weather (and the flood predictions)

Two status yellow warnings will be in effect tomorrow.

# flooding - Monday 7 December, 2015

Taoiseach says that emergency funding could be used to tackle flood damage

People affected by flooding may be eligible for financial assistance from the Department of Social Protection’s Humanitarian Assistance Scheme.

# flooding - Sunday 6 December, 2015

Calls for national emergency plan to be enacted to deal with flooding

Irish farmers have called for a national emergency plan to be enacted to deal with the damage.

# flooding - Saturday 5 December, 2015

Here's What Happened Today: Saturday

Storm Desmond, Pauline Tully and the California shooting had everyone talking today.

Photos show extent of Storm Desmond flooding across the country Storm Desmond This post contains images

Photos show extent of Storm Desmond flooding across the country

Some roads are impassable with serious flooding in some areas.

# flooding - Friday 4 December, 2015

From The Daily Edge This Waterford lad’s method of getting to his car in a flood is heroic Chancer

This Waterford lad’s method of getting to his car in a flood is heroic

Well, it’s a WAY to beat the floods.

# flooding - Monday 16 November, 2015

From The Daily Edge This Mayo pub had the best possible response to getting flooded at the weekend A Wee Drop

# flooding - Tuesday 27 October, 2015

Flooding in Cork City sees traffic diversions in place

Conditions have been improving in the past few hours.

# flooding - Tuesday 6 October, 2015

Court rules ESB 60% liable for flood damage at UCC campus in 2009

Thirty acres of the 80 acre campus were submerged under water and 29 campus buildings were damaged in the floods.

# flooding - Sunday 4 October, 2015

At least seventeen people have died as the south of France reels from devastating storms

President Francois Hollande has visited the site of the storms today on the French riviera.

# flooding - Saturday 19 September, 2015

Fatal flood opens old wounds for an isolated, polygamous sect with a dark past

A divided religious community led by a convicted child abuser lost 12 women and children this week.

# flooding - Monday 14 September, 2015

Flooding across the country causes road damage and closures

Several roads were flooded in Galway, Kerry and Mayo.

Man dies after getting caught in floods on Achill Island

Gardaí are investigating the circumstances of the incident.

# flooding - Saturday 12 September, 2015

The weather isn’t going to be much better today

Stay in your pyjamas, get onto the couch and fire up the TV.

# flooding - Thursday 10 September, 2015

Be careful out there, some horrible weather is on the way

Heavy rain is expected right across the country.

# flooding - Tuesday 4 August, 2015

Don't worry Galway, the floods are nearly gone

It’s just raining now.

# flooding - Friday 19 June, 2015

There’s ANOTHER tiger on the loose after those floods in Georgia

The first was killed after mauling a man to death this week.

# flooding - Tuesday 21 April, 2015

'A lot of people have no where to call home': Three dead as storms hit New South Wales

Five inches of rain fell over 24 hours.

# flooding - Sunday 22 February, 2015

Batten those hatches - there's bad weather on the way

Met Éireann announced the warning today.

# flooding - Saturday 27 December, 2014

Malaysia PM under fire for playing golf with Obama while 120k flee floods

“The PM needs time to take a break.”

# flooding - Friday 14 November, 2014

Today's top stories in 6 seconds

Don’t have time to mull over the news? Here’s everything you need to know.

Photos: The floods have arrived

Several counties have been affected, with Dublin and Wexford particularly badly hit.

Flooding causes delays on roads, rails and trams today

The weather is still playing havoc.

# flooding - Thursday 13 November, 2014

Remember this? The NRA has 211,000 tonnes of salt ready to go this winter

Whatever about snow, flooding is likely in the coming weeks.

# flooding - Friday 7 November, 2014

Highest astronomical tide means flood warnings for Cork this weekend

Met Éireann says it expects gales in coastal areas as well.

# flooding - Thursday 6 November, 2014

The River Lee has burst its banks (but only a little)

A hide tide earlier this evening caused some minor flooding at Morrison’s Island.

# flooding - Wednesday 8 October, 2014

Heavy flooding avoided (so far) in Cork as high tide passes

Surface water has been reported on one city-centre quay.

# flooding - Saturday 6 September, 2014

# flooding - Monday 25 August, 2014

Opinion: Our water infrastructure is a mess but there is a better way

Promising projects worldwide are successfully demonstrating the union of ecology, flood prevention and recreation.

# flooding - Wednesday 6 August, 2014

Investigation begins after flooding closes Letterkenny emergency department

The flooding began last night – almost exactly a year after the hospital had suffered similar flooding.

The 9 at 9: Wednesday

It’s Wednesday – and here’s everything you need to know as you start your day.

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