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# status-red - Saturday 29 February, 2020

Gardaí at scene of overturned truck in Galway as high winds batter west coast
# Storm Jorge
# Storm Jorge

Gardaí at scene of overturned truck in Galway as high winds batter west coast

Feb 29th 2020, 3:31 PM 98,991 Views 39 Comments

Footage of the truck overturning have been shared widely on social media.

Storm Jorge: Clare and Galway residents advised to stay indoors as 130km/h gusts hit coast
# Storm Jorge
# Storm Jorge

Storm Jorge: Clare and Galway residents advised to stay indoors as 130km/h gusts hit coast

Updated Feb 29th 2020, 2:25 PM 99,185 Views 34 Comments

Rainfall up to 20-30 mm is expected in some areas today, with 40-50 mm is possible in mountainous areas.

# status-red - Friday 3 January, 2020

The Explainer: How does Met Éireann decide on weather warnings?
# Podcast
# Podcast

The Explainer: How does Met Éireann decide on weather warnings?

Jan 3rd 2020, 7:00 AM 7,157 Views 5 Comments

Forecasting the weather is a complicated business, so this week on The Explainer we’re looking at how Met Éireann decides on whether a warning should be status yellow, orange, or red.

# status-red - Friday 26 April, 2019

21,000 without electricity and fallen trees blocking roads as Storm Hannah batters the country
# Status Red
# Status Red

21,000 without electricity and fallen trees blocking roads as Storm Hannah batters the country

Updated Apr 26th 2019, 11:07 PM 102,080 Views 58 Comments

Multiple weather warnings are in place.

# status-red - Friday 2 March, 2018

Forecast, transport and closures: Here's what you need to know today
# Storm Emma
# Storm Emma

Forecast, transport and closures: Here's what you need to know today

Mar 2nd 2018, 8:37 AM 56,904 Views 14 Comments

A status red snow-ice warning will remain in place for Munster, Leinster and Galway until 6pm.

# status-red - Thursday 1 March, 2018

Here are the stores, banks and post offices closing due to the bad weather
# Status Red
# Status Red

Here are the stores, banks and post offices closing due to the bad weather

Mar 1st 2018, 4:25 PM 129,000 Views 77 Comments

The entire nation has been advised to remain indoors from 4pm today.

# status-red - Wednesday 28 February, 2018

People in Leinster and Munster advised to stay in their homes from 4pm tomorrow
# Storm Emma
# Storm Emma

People in Leinster and Munster advised to stay in their homes from 4pm tomorrow

Feb 28th 2018, 3:24 PM 107,549 Views 128 Comments

Blizzard-like conditions are expected.

# status-red - Friday 10 November, 2017

Widow of man killed in Storm Ophelia wants official 'stay at home' guidelines in status red alerts
# Storm Ophelia
# Storm Ophelia

Widow of man killed in Storm Ophelia wants official 'stay at home' guidelines in status red alerts

Nov 10th 2017, 12:52 PM 35,580 Views 93 Comments

Fintan Goss (33) died when he was returning from work during Storm Ophelia.

# status-red - Tuesday 17 October, 2017

As it happened: The aftermath of Storm Ophelia is being assessed across the country
Live Oct 17th 2017, 6:27 PM

As it happened: The aftermath of Storm Ophelia is being assessed across the country

Poll: Should people who ignore emergency services advice during a status red warning be arrested?
# Poll
# Poll

Poll: Should people who ignore emergency services advice during a status red warning be arrested?

Oct 17th 2017, 9:39 AM 41,723 Views 100 Comments

Have your say.

# status-red - Monday 16 October, 2017

AS IT HAPPENED: Country in lockdown as Storm Ophelia kills three people
Live Oct 16th 2017, 10:55 PM

AS IT HAPPENED: Country in lockdown as Storm Ophelia kills three people

# status-red - Sunday 15 October, 2017

Status red weather alert issued for entire country ahead of Ophelia's arrival
# Ophelia
# Ophelia

Status red weather alert issued for entire country ahead of Ophelia's arrival

Oct 15th 2017, 10:15 PM 461,751 Views 228 Comments

Rain can be expected over the country from tonight.

# status-red - Friday 4 December, 2015

'Stay away from headlands, piers and cliffs': All you need to know about Storm Desmond
# Red Alert
# Red Alert

'Stay away from headlands, piers and cliffs': All you need to know about Storm Desmond

Dec 4th 2015, 8:30 PM 153,905 Views 109 Comments

The ‘red alert’ weather warning kicked in at 6pm.

# status-red - Thursday 15 January, 2015

10,000 Eircom customers without service as strong winds sweep across Ireland
# Batten Down The Hatches
# Batten Down The Hatches

10,000 Eircom customers without service as strong winds sweep across Ireland

Jan 15th 2015, 10:35 PM 24,867 Views 20 Comments

Orange warnings remain in place for 18 counties and there are icy conditions on the way this weekend.

It was inevitable... Storm Rachel jokes flood Twitter during Ireland's status red
# We Shall Rebuild
# We Shall Rebuild

It was inevitable... Storm Rachel jokes flood Twitter during Ireland's status red

Jan 15th 2015, 9:58 AM 27,560 Views 25 Comments

Code red… this is a code red…