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#aa roadwatch

# aa-roadwatch - Monday 16 December, 2019

Sally Gap in Wicklow closed due to 'treacherous conditions'

Mountain Rescue personnel evacuated 13 people from a stranded bus yesterday.

# aa-roadwatch - Wednesday 8 May, 2019

Luas Red Line remains closed between Red Cow and Tallaght after early morning power failure

A replacement bus service is in operation.

# aa-roadwatch - Wednesday 13 March, 2019

Thousands without power after Storm Gareth brings night of strong winds

A status orange wind warning is currently in place for Donegal, Galway, Leitrim, Mayo and Sligo.

# aa-roadwatch - Monday 4 March, 2019

'Like a flash flood of snow': Transport agency says 'compounding' of events caused delays yesterday

Thousands of motorists were caught in long tailbacks in the snow yesterday afternoon.

# aa-roadwatch - Thursday 28 February, 2019

Sunny spell ends as frost to return and temperatures to drop tonight

Relatively warm weather will continue today, but it’ll be a cold start to March.

# aa-roadwatch - Wednesday 27 February, 2019

Motorists warned to be careful as heavy fog hits many parts of country

Met Éireann said it will be a dry day with sunshine after the mist clears.

# aa-roadwatch - Friday 1 February, 2019

Rescuers warn against 'snow tourism' as mountain routes remain closed in Wicklow

Mountain rescue teams are reminding people to heed warnings and come prepared.

# aa-roadwatch - Friday 26 October, 2018

It's going to hit -3 degrees on this chilly long weekend - here's how to stay safe on the roads

Temperatures could drop into the minus figures on Saturday and Sunday night.

# aa-roadwatch - Monday 2 April, 2018

Survey finds many motorists are still seeing a rise in their car insurance

Recent research from the Central Statistics Office indicated that the cost of motor insurance has dropped by 12.8% in the past 12 months.

# aa-roadwatch - Sunday 21 January, 2018

Roads around the country closed due to flooding Impassable This post contains videos

Roads around the country closed due to flooding

Motorists have been advised to exercise caution and avoid certain areas.

# aa-roadwatch - Thursday 28 December, 2017

'People are delighted when they see the yellow van arrive': On patrol with the AA

We spent a morning with an AA Patrol driver.

# aa-roadwatch - Monday 11 December, 2017

# aa-roadwatch - Wednesday 31 May, 2017

'If you introduce speed limits in a clumsy manner, nobody will pay attention'

From midnight tonight, speed limits in 10 Dublin areas will be lowered to 30km/h.

# aa-roadwatch - Friday 10 March, 2017

A fire on the N11 at Bray and a broken down truck on D'Olier Street delaying the Friday commute

Further afield, there are traffic delays in Limerick and Monaghan this evening.

# aa-roadwatch - Monday 13 February, 2017

Watch: Motorists warned to stay away from Sally Gap due to snowy conditions

The road is currently impassable.

# aa-roadwatch - Friday 3 February, 2017

Motorists urged to take care as gale force winds to persist today

Very wet driving conditions have also been reported in towns and cities across the country.

# aa-roadwatch - Monday 23 January, 2017

Fuel prices rising: It costs €18 more a month to run your car compared to last year

Research conducted AA Ireland found that the cost of a litre of petrol is now at 136.3c.

# aa-roadwatch - Tuesday 10 January, 2017

Major delays after four car crash on main Dublin commuter route N4

Major delays after four car crash on main Dublin commuter route

Fire and Garda traffic services attended the scene of the crash this morning.

# aa-roadwatch - Tuesday 22 November, 2016

Ireland's traffic congestion: "Not quite back to Celtic Tiger times, but it's up there"

The numbers of vehicles on Irish roads has increased by almost 15% in the past year – because of new cars, housing and the weather.

# aa-roadwatch - Monday 21 November, 2016

Thick fog, ice and frost - and now a wind warning for the east coast

Poor driving conditions this morning are expected to give way to gale-force winds in the east this afternoon.

# aa-roadwatch - Friday 18 November, 2016

Thundery downpours forecast today - and it'll be freezing this weekend

The country woke up to frost this morning, and the weekend is shaping up to be pretty damn cold.

# aa-roadwatch - Saturday 2 July, 2016

Heavy delays on M50 after car goes on fire

Emergency services are at the scene.

# aa-roadwatch - Monday 27 June, 2016

From The Daily Edge 15 traffic updates that could only happen in Ireland Only In Ireland

15 traffic updates that could only happen in Ireland

“Grainne’s Gap is blocked by a fallen tree on Muff Road.”

# aa-roadwatch - Wednesday 13 January, 2016

Price war means motorists set to save on petrol and diesel

Oil prices are dropping and the market in Ireland is very competitive at the moment.

# aa-roadwatch - Wednesday 30 December, 2015

Yellow weather warning remains in place as 4,600 homes still without power

Storm Frank also caused havoc in Northern Ireland, Northern England and Scotland.

# aa-roadwatch - Sunday 20 December, 2015

Ireland's roads will be at their 'busiest in years' over the next few days

Here’s where it’ll be heaviest.

# aa-roadwatch - Monday 30 November, 2015

Motorists are conning insurance companies

The AA estimates that false documents fraud is driving up premiums by as much as €50.

# aa-roadwatch - Monday 14 September, 2015

Flooding across the country causes road damage and closures

Several roads were flooded in Galway, Kerry and Mayo.

# aa-roadwatch - Tuesday 4 August, 2015

Don't worry Galway, the floods are nearly gone

It’s just raining now.

# aa-roadwatch - Friday 31 July, 2015

Torrential downpours set to make traffic collisions 'almost inevitable'

Motorists are being warned to be especially careful this bank holiday weekend.

# aa-roadwatch - Tuesday 31 March, 2015

Watch out for fallen trees on the roads this morning

Wind and rain will continue until this evening, so tie down those wheelie bins.

# aa-roadwatch - Tuesday 20 January, 2015

Turn on your electric blankets, icy conditions will continue through the night

Temperatures could drop to -2 degrees tonight. Put the kettle on there.

# aa-roadwatch - Wednesday 14 January, 2015

More women may feel anxious on icy roads but men lose control of their car more

It seems heightened anxiety may result in more cautious driving.

# aa-roadwatch - Sunday 4 January, 2015

Five car collision on M7 between Naas and Newbridge

Drivers are warned to take care.

# aa-roadwatch - Friday 26 December, 2014

Roads deaths for 2014 have surpassed last year

With just under a week of 2014 left, 195 people have died.

# aa-roadwatch - Wednesday 10 December, 2014

Hundreds without power as strong winds batter Ireland

There is also a chance of sleet and snow in some places so bundle up.

# aa-roadwatch - Friday 3 October, 2014

Collision blocks right lanes on M50 southbound

Emergency services are removing the vehicle.

# aa-roadwatch - Friday 29 August, 2014

# aa-roadwatch - Tuesday 19 August, 2014

From The Daily Edge AA Roadwatch presenter raps the traffic news Newlands Cross Yo

AA Roadwatch presenter raps the traffic news

“Now for my hunzos out in Bray…”

# aa-roadwatch - Tuesday 12 August, 2014

Garda injured after suspected stolen car crashes into Dublin Bus

Gardaí are now looking for the man who was driving the car, as he fled the scene on foot.

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