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#Black Ice

# black-ice - Saturday 9 December, 2017

Snow, ice and wind warnings issued for several counties Black Ice This post contains videos

Snow, ice and wind warnings issued for several counties

Motorists have been urged to “treat every road as if it’s frozen” as wintry weather grips Ireland.

# black-ice - Wednesday 22 November, 2017

Heading home on the M4? Long delays anticipated due to flooding

Drivers are being told to delay their journey, use public transport or take alternative routes this evening.

# black-ice - Wednesday 13 January, 2016

Icy conditions led to two separate school bus crashes in Cork this morning

AA Roadwatch says there were a number of road incidents across Cork this morning.

# black-ice - Tuesday 17 February, 2015

Man creates black ice using buckets of water to mask drink driving crash

Police said it took a half-ton of salt to melt the ice and make the road passable.

# black-ice - Tuesday 27 January, 2015

Here's how to avoid sliding all over the place in icy conditions tomorrow

Do you have that de-icer at the ready?

# black-ice - Friday 16 January, 2015

Irish drivers could be facing their 'worst nightmare' as freezing fog set to hit

There is also a warning about dreaded ‘black ice’.

# black-ice - Saturday 27 December, 2014

Careful out there... An overturned truck on the M1, and icy, icy conditions elsewhere

If you’re heading for the M1, anywhere north of Drogheda, SLOW THE FECK DOWN.

# black-ice - Tuesday 14 January, 2014

Careful now: Warnings of black ice on roads across the country

Temperatures dropped to around -3 Celsius in some parts of the country last night.

# black-ice - Saturday 28 December, 2013

Overturned truck blocks Limerick road

There were patches of black ice on the road last night when the truck overturned.

# black-ice - Monday 2 January, 2012

The 9 at 9: Bank Holiday Monday

Nine things to know by 9am: Mullingar assault victim dies, warnings of black ice on roads, how former taoisigh feel the pinch… and a hint for finding a lost wedding ring…

Warnings of black ice as weather alert remains in effect

AA Roadwatch warns of tricky driving conditions across the country after patchy snow fell during overnight storms.

# black-ice - Saturday 17 December, 2011

The 9 at 9: Saturday 9 At 9 This post contains videos

The 9 at 9: Saturday

Nine things you should know by 9am…

# black-ice - 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.

# black-ice - Monday 6 December, 2010

No sign of thaw as freezing fog leaves black ice

Huge swathes of road remain deceptively slippery this morning, as sub-zero temperatures remain nationwide.

# black-ice - Friday 3 December, 2010

Snow moves west, but transport hampered as big freeze continues

The East gets some respite from snow – which moves west – but freezing temperatures and transport turmoil goes on.

# black-ice - Thursday 2 December, 2010

Your 30-second guide to driving in the snow Road Safety This post contains videos

Your 30-second guide to driving in the snow

Is it worth forking out for snow tyres? Only if it stays so cold. You might want to invest in “snow socks”, though…