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What the fliuch

# what-the-fliuch - Thursday 20 March, 2014

# what-the-fliuch - Saturday 8 February, 2014

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

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

# what-the-fliuch - Saturday 1 February, 2014

Batten down the hatches: Storm-force winds batter the country

It’s pretty windy out there this morning.

# what-the-fliuch - Saturday 4 January, 2014

Making The Most of It Pic of the Day

These lads in Co Louth are fishing for compliments, surely…

# what-the-fliuch - Friday 3 January, 2014

Road closures, clean-ups… and bad weather set to continue

Many roads around coastal areas have been affected by the bad weather. We have the latest from around the country.

Stormwatch: Over 7,000 homes without power, floods and high tides

Met Éireann releases new alert for this afternoon as wild weather set to continue.

# what-the-fliuch - 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.

# what-the-fliuch - Tuesday 31 December, 2013

Flood warnings as high tides expected in Cork and Dublin

Sand bags are being put in place at locations prone to flooding.

# what-the-fliuch - Saturday 14 December, 2013

Baby, it’s wet outside: December weather turns… December-y

That’s Ireland buried somewhere under all that rain.

# what-the-fliuch - Saturday 26 October, 2013

Quick! Take in the washing, it’s coming

Don’t let the wet and windy weather ruin your bank holiday weekend.

# what-the-fliuch - Friday 4 October, 2013

From The Daily Edge 9 things you never knew about Irish weather

9 things you never knew about Irish weather

Led Zepplin, Ireland’s Big Wind, Cromwell’s death…

# what-the-fliuch - Thursday 3 October, 2013

PIC: It’s pretty grim weather over Ireland right now

And there’s more rain on the way

# what-the-fliuch - Tuesday 17 September, 2013

Climate change is making Ireland warmer (yay!) and wetter (boo!)

Five reports on how Ireland is coping with climate change have been published by the EPA, finding that the country is wetter and warmer and that plants and animals are being affected.

# what-the-fliuch - Monday 5 August, 2013

Life in the wettest village on Earth (including indoor clouds and 467 inches of rain)

“Sure, it rains a lot, but we are used to it. We just wait it out.”

# what-the-fliuch - Thursday 1 August, 2013

Bring your raincoat today: Orange alert issued for heavy rainfall

Rain, rain and more rain. We miss the heatwave.

# what-the-fliuch - Saturday 27 July, 2013

Oh dear… there’s a risk of more flash flooding today

Showers will be heavy in some parts of the country today, with scattered thunderstorms expected. And as for tomorrow…

# what-the-fliuch - Friday 26 July, 2013

Letterkenny Hospital partially evacuated after flooding destroys ground floor

A crisis management plan is now in operation but the hospital does not expect to be in a position to reopen its Emergency Department tonight.

Your pics: Flooding (and a rainbow) in Dublin after “intense” thunderstorms What The Fliuch? This post contains images

Your pics: Flooding (and a rainbow) in Dublin after “intense” thunderstorms

Dublin City Council said that it has mobilised drainage crews, and will monitor the drainage network throughout the evening.

# what-the-fliuch - Thursday 25 July, 2013

Heavy and thundery downpours forecast tonight with rain and sun tomorrow

A mixed bag of weather is forecast in the coming days.

# what-the-fliuch - Tuesday 23 July, 2013

From The Daily Edge Floods and downpours! This is the scene in Galway city this afternoon What The Fliuch?

# what-the-fliuch - Tuesday 11 June, 2013

GIF: Ireland is swallowed whole by a terrifying rain demon

We, for one, welcome our new precipitous overlords.

Good morning, here is the picture which confirms that summer is over

You’re going to need that umbrella today because rain and a bit more rain is forecast.

# what-the-fliuch - Monday 10 June, 2013

# what-the-fliuch - Saturday 4 May, 2013

You think it rains a lot in Ireland now. Wait till you hear about 2345BC…

New evidence has shown that Ireland experienced 20 years of non-stop rain in 2345BC, around the same time as Noah’s great flood.

# what-the-fliuch - Monday 25 March, 2013

Helicopters used to dispatch crews as 900 homes in North still without power

Customers in rural and exposed areas are still without power following the heavy snowfall in the North last week.

# what-the-fliuch - Sunday 24 March, 2013

Ireland escapes overnight rain but weather warning continues

Some parts of Leinster and Ulster remain under a weather warning from Met Éireann until this afternoon.

# what-the-fliuch - Saturday 23 March, 2013

No more rain? Met Éireann says ‘most of tomorrow will be dry’

There will be some showers in the east by the meteorological service says we may even see some sun tomorrow afternoon. Sun? What’s that?

Poll: Are you happy with how your council manages flood risks? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Are you happy with how your council manages flood risks?

Heavy flooding around Ireland, particularly in Blackpool in Cork, has left locals angry at the level of council warnings.

Northern Ireland still faces blackouts as weather warning persists in Republic

A ‘Status Yellow’ warning is issued for parts of the Republic as 35,000 homes in the North remain without electricity.

# what-the-fliuch - Friday 22 March, 2013

Floods, power cuts, traffic jams: rain wreaks havoc

A Waterford station has seen a record 63mm of rain fall in the past 36 hours.

# what-the-fliuch - Thursday 21 March, 2013

Road users warned of risk of flooding

Road users warned of risk of flooding

The Road Safety Authority has said that drivers should follow its tips for driving safely in bad weather.

# what-the-fliuch - Monday 4 February, 2013

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

It’s going to be windy out there tonight.

# what-the-fliuch - Tuesday 29 January, 2013

VIDEO: If you’re admiring the waves, roll your windows up

Especially when the waves can get this high, this quickly.

High winds and plenty of rain to hit Ireland again today

Met Éireann has issued another weather warning for today with rain and high winds expected to hit parts of the country today.

# what-the-fliuch - Monday 28 January, 2013

PIC: Galway hit by flash floods as weather warning issued

Met Éireann is warning of gusts reaching up to 120km/h on the west coast, and of up to 90km/h elsewhere.

# what-the-fliuch - Friday 18 January, 2013

Met Éireann warns of ‘blizzard conditions’ as first snow arrives

Drivers are warned of tricky motoring conditions as the south-east gets Ireland’s first snow of 2013.

# what-the-fliuch - Monday 26 November, 2012

From The Daily Edge The most appropriate t-shirt you’ll see today What The Fliuch?

The most appropriate t-shirt you’ll see today

Also suitable for all Irish seasons.

The 9 at 9: Monday

The nine stories you need to know as you start your day.

# what-the-fliuch - Monday 19 November, 2012

Wrap up warm: it’s going to be a wet and windy week

It’s been a wet and windy night across the east and south, on the coasts – and the rest of the week will remain choppy.

# what-the-fliuch - Thursday 18 October, 2012

Rain to ease off after yesterday’s downpours

Meanwhile, Cork city is bracing itself for this morning’s high tide and any flooding it might bring.

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