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Friday 2 June 2023 Dublin: 14°C
# beast from the east
PHOTOS: Stunning shots of snow around the country
It’s a winter wonderland … in March.

Updated 3pm

MANY PARTS OF Ireland are covered in snow.

A status red snow-ice warning will remain in place for Munster, Leinster and Galway until 6pm. A status orange snow-ice warning will be in place for Cavan, Monaghan, Donegal, Leitrim, Mayo, Roscommon and Sligo until 6pm.

Readers have been capturing great shots of scenes from different parts of the country, with the east most affected by the snow. People have been advised to exercise caution if they need to go outdoors; please only take photos if it’s safe to do so.

You can send your images to Thanks to all the readers who have already done this.

Oona Tully captured these beautiful shots of deer in Phoenix Park, Dublin:

Deer_preview Oona Tully Deer in Phoenix Park, Dublin Oona Tully

Herd of Deer_preview Oona Tully Herd of deer in Phoenix Park, Dublin Oona Tully

Rob Michael caught some great shots in Sallins in Co Kildare and in the Wicklow Mountains:

Rob Michael Rob Michael Sallins, Co Kildare Rob Michael

Rob Michael 2 Rob Michaels Wicklow Mountains Rob Michaels

Here are some other photos readers have sent in of the snow:

original (2) Brian McDermott A dog enjoying the snow in Blessington, Wicklow Brian McDermott

Image (1) John Ward The frozen Royal Canal in Phibsborough, Dublin John Ward

wicklow Seamus Holden Laragh, Glendalough, Co Wicklow Seamus Holden

20180302_105707 Jack O'Connor St Finian's Bay in Co Kerry, with Skellig Michael and Puffin Island in the background Jack O'Connor

20180301_143131 Fiachra Kavanagh The standing stones of Deargsam in the Glen of Imaal, Wicklow Fiachra Kavanagh

tall Philip Griffin Tallaght, Dublin Philip Griffin

dub Ross Heffernan A man walking through the snow in Dublin city Ross Heffernan

MER Abi Dillon A snow mermaid built by Abi Dillon at her house (called Mermaid Cottage) on the Slea Head Drive near Dingle, Co Kerry Abi Dillon

lime David Sheehy Adog out for a stroll in Kilcornan, Co Limerick David Sheehy

The Funcheon River, Mill & Castle, Glanworth, Co. Cork Breandán Ó hUallacháin The Funcheon River, Mill & Castle, Glanworth, Co. Cork Breandán Ó hUallacháin

robin Simon Walsh A robin in Athlone, Co Westmeath Simon Walsh

adams Rafii Haji Adamstown, Dublin Rafii Haji

cel Fiona Morley Clarke Celbridge, Co Kildare Fiona Morley Clarke

Image uploaded from iOS Peter Bodkin An unusually quiet Temple Bar, Dublin city Peter Bodkin

olaf Sarah Hayden A very good Olaf effort (of Frozen fame) in Naas, Co Kildare Sarah Hayden

car1 Kelvin Hughes The M50 at the Leopardstown flyover this morning, Dublin Kelvin Hughes

original (1) Lorna Burke Wexford town Lorna Burke

igloo Jules Keeley Kenneth Browne built himself an igloo in Clogherhead, Co Louth Jules Keeley

IGLOO Izabela Stolarczyk Another igloo, this time in Limerick Izabela Stolarczyk

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