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Storm Emma

17 stunning photos that sum up a snow-covered, stormy Ireland

While you’re bunkered down for the night, here’s a roundup of snowy scenes from around the country.

WITH THE STATUS Red weather alert in place since 4pm today (meaning you should be indoors now), you might have a bit of time now to reflect on what’s been a fairly hectic snow day.

Here are some of the best pictures that we’ve been sent in today:

29/2/2018 Severe Weather Conditions A post office in Ballsbridge Dublin before it closed this afternoon.

image1 Brayhead. Sharon Hoefig Sharon Hoefig

20180301_104129 A view from a window in Tullamore, Co Offaly. Eva Donlon Eva Donlon

Screenshot 2018-03-01 at 17.44.10 The Owenabue riverbanks, Ballinhassig, Co Cork. Sarah Hennebry Sarah Hennebry

20180301_134226 Navan, Co Meath. Kevin Corrigan Kevin Corrigan

Screenshot 2018-03-01 at 19.33.10 Taken late yesterday evening when out for an adventure! Maria Sunderland and Elaine O Connor Maria Sunderland and Elaine O Connor

The Hen House Lough Gowna Co Cavan An old hen house in Co Cavan. Ashling Cartwright Dewart Ashling Cartwright Dewart

unnamed (1) Bulloch Harbour, Dalkey at midday today. John Fahy John Fahy

Kilkenny Hurling Statue Kilkenny. Ashling Aylward Ashling Aylward

Dramatic Black & White_1519895270012 Quarryfield House, South Sligo. Michael McGahon Michael McGahon

STORM EMMA II2A6218_90538519 (1) Members of the Irish Army Cadet shovelling snow from outside residents homes in Newbridge, Co.Kildare earlier today. Eamonn Farrell Eamonn Farrell

IMG_91202 Bailieboro, Co Cavan Mel Green Mel Green

unnamed (5) Tomacork, Carnew, Co.Wicklow Paul Antcliff Paul Antcliff

IMG_6135 Fitzgerald’s Park in Cork Derrick Knowles Derrick Knowles

robin A robin in Carlow. Aine Doyle Aine Doyle

IMG-20180301-WA0029_1 Coast of Tramore, Co Waterford this morning. Katherine Fewer Katherine Fewer

Irish Life Fountain 1st March_90538485 Irish Life Fountain on Abbey Street, turned into a frozen ice sculpture. Denis McLoughlin, MD of Irish Life Retail Denis McLoughlin, MD of Irish Life Retail

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