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#Stormwatch

# stormwatch - Monday 7 December, 2015

Irish weather reports versus American weather reports
# St Teresa
From The Daily Edge
# St Teresa

Irish weather reports versus American weather reports

Dec 7th 2015, 2:53 PM 10,922 Views 1 Comment

What would they make of our Teresa?

# stormwatch - Friday 18 July, 2014

Spectacular photos of the huge lightning storm over Cork
# Stormwatch
From The Daily Edge
# Stormwatch

Spectacular photos of the huge lightning storm over Cork

Jul 18th 2014, 9:27 AM 7,205 Views 0 Comments

Wow.

# stormwatch - Sunday 6 April, 2014

The world's first weather report described rain and loud, unstoppable storms
# Weatherwatch
# Weatherwatch

The world's first weather report described rain and loud, unstoppable storms

Apr 6th 2014, 4:00 PM 14,991 Views 11 Comments

But no – it wasn’t in Ireland.

# stormwatch - Friday 28 February, 2014

€16.8m to fix storm damage in Co Clare
# Repairs
# Repairs

€16.8m to fix storm damage in Co Clare

Feb 28th 2014, 7:55 AM 7,218 Views 29 Comments

The council had earlier submitted a report to Government saying it needed €36.8m for repairs after recent bad weather.

# stormwatch - Thursday 20 February, 2014

Good news: All electricity faults to be cleared by tomorrow
# Weatherwatch
# Weatherwatch

Good news: All electricity faults to be cleared by tomorrow

Feb 20th 2014, 6:51 PM 6,192 Views 20 Comments

ESB Networks has been phoning customers without power today to update them on what’s happening.

# stormwatch - Tuesday 18 February, 2014

These adorable seals had their home destroyed during last week's storms
# Save The Seals
From The Daily Edge
# Save The Seals

These adorable seals had their home destroyed during last week's storms

Feb 18th 2014, 11:01 AM 2,602 Views 3 Comments

160km/hr winds flattened Dingle Seal and Wildlife Sanctuary.

# stormwatch - Sunday 16 February, 2014

Britain braces for more flooding today
# Stormwatch
# Stormwatch

Britain braces for more flooding today

Feb 16th 2014, 8:36 AM 8,958 Views 11 Comments

Prime Minister David Cameron says that the worst is not yet over.

Work continuing, but 25,000 still without power
# Lights On
# Lights On

Work continuing, but 25,000 still without power

Feb 16th 2014, 7:56 AM 5,118 Views 11 Comments

ESB says that today’s progress will be slow, but it will continue to work to restore power.

# stormwatch - Saturday 15 February, 2014

ESB crews working to restore power
# Blackout
# Blackout

ESB crews working to restore power

Feb 15th 2014, 7:37 AM 6,836 Views 29 Comments

The electricity network is warning those cleaning up to be wary of power lines.

# stormwatch - Friday 14 February, 2014

Up to 50,000 people won't have power tonight
# Stormwatch
# Stormwatch

Up to 50,000 people won't have power tonight

Feb 14th 2014, 8:36 PM 17,774 Views 44 Comments

Meanwhile, boil water notices have been lifted in some areas of Clare and Limerick.

Having problems with your Vodafone network coverage? Blame the storm
# No Service
# No Service

Having problems with your Vodafone network coverage? Blame the storm

Feb 14th 2014, 5:54 PM 21,533 Views 40 Comments

Damage caused by the storm is impacting on the service in 15 counties.

Repair work on flooded Limerick homes 'nearing completion'
# Calm After The Storm
# Calm After The Storm

Repair work on flooded Limerick homes 'nearing completion'

Feb 14th 2014, 5:36 PM 7,946 Views 6 Comments

The council say that the majority of displaced residents have already returned home.

"Almost 1 million people" have watched TV3's apocalyptic storm coverage
# Stormwatch
From The Daily Edge
# Stormwatch

"Almost 1 million people" have watched TV3's apocalyptic storm coverage

Feb 14th 2014, 1:27 PM 26,988 Views 46 Comments

Around 250,000 people on average watched the live broadcast on Wednesday night.

ESB crews working to restore power to 75,000 homes this morning
# Lights Out
# Lights Out

ESB crews working to restore power to 75,000 homes this morning

Feb 14th 2014, 7:56 AM 8,241 Views 26 Comments

Power has been restored to 185,000 customers since Wednesday afternoon.

# stormwatch - Thursday 13 February, 2014

Crews 'working against the clock' but 80,000 to remain without power overnight
# Stormwatch
# Stormwatch

Crews 'working against the clock' but 80,000 to remain without power overnight

Feb 13th 2014, 6:47 PM 13,467 Views 29 Comments

Clare County Council has issued a flood and storm warning in advance of the severe weather conditions expected over the next 48 hours.

TV3's special coverage of Ireland's storms was extremely dramatic
# Stormwatch
From The Daily Edge
# Stormwatch

TV3's special coverage of Ireland's storms was extremely dramatic

Feb 13th 2014, 9:56 AM 7,025 Views 5 Comments

The two hour weather extravaganza was almost too much for Twitter to handle.

Glendalough hotel offers shelter from the storm... plus tea and coffee
# Helping Hand
# Helping Hand

Glendalough hotel offers shelter from the storm... plus tea and coffee

Feb 13th 2014, 8:55 AM 20,376 Views 19 Comments

We want to know what other acts of kindness you witnessed or took part in.

# stormwatch - Wednesday 12 February, 2014

This is what the storms have done to Ireland today
# Blow The Roof Off
# Blow The Roof Off

This is what the storms have done to Ireland today

Feb 12th 2014, 10:40 PM 127,808 Views 117 Comments

Roofs lifted off, building facades torn down and sheds blown away. It’s wild on Shannonside.

Apartments evacuated due to storm damage
# Ashtown
# Ashtown

Apartments evacuated due to storm damage

Feb 12th 2014, 8:41 PM 49,380 Views 39 Comments

Meanwhile, the National Coordination Group has said we can expect high winds, ice and rain over the next few days.

Uh oh: Met Eireann issues red alert for Leinster, Connacht and Munster
# Stormwatch
# Stormwatch

Uh oh: Met Eireann issues red alert for Leinster, Connacht and Munster

Feb 12th 2014, 3:27 PM 104,010 Views 138 Comments

In Limerick, the River Shannon has again burst its banks.

# stormwatch - Monday 10 February, 2014

Cost of storms to Co Clare : €36.8 million
# Stormwatch
# Stormwatch

Cost of storms to Co Clare : €36.8 million

Feb 10th 2014, 5:23 PM 9,092 Views 17 Comments

Limerick and Cork councils have yet to release their figures for storm damage.

# stormwatch - Saturday 8 February, 2014

18 of the best pictures (and 2 videos) from this week's storms
# Storm Brigid
# Storm Brigid

18 of the best pictures (and 2 videos) from this week's storms

Feb 8th 2014, 10:00 AM 30,354 Views 12 Comments

Incredible shots of nature from Ireland’s amateur and professional photographers.

# stormwatch - Friday 7 February, 2014

Driving or near water this weekend? Be careful
# Stormwatch
# Stormwatch

Driving or near water this weekend? Be careful

Feb 7th 2014, 6:36 PM 15,641 Views 6 Comments

The gardaí are advising people to use “common sense” in bad weather.

# stormwatch - Thursday 6 February, 2014

Britain deploys Marines to help with flooding
# Floody Nightmare
# Floody Nightmare

Britain deploys Marines to help with flooding

Feb 6th 2014, 9:20 PM 9,430 Views 26 Comments

Officials say the rainfall is the worst for 250 years.

A sight for sore eyes...Ireland is (almost) rain free
# Stormwatch
# Stormwatch

A sight for sore eyes...Ireland is (almost) rain free

Feb 6th 2014, 10:01 AM 18,537 Views 16 Comments

Enjoy it while it lasts.

# stormwatch - Wednesday 5 February, 2014

Limerick residents should 'assume flood water is contaminated'
# Floody Hell
# Floody Hell

Limerick residents should 'assume flood water is contaminated'

Feb 5th 2014, 7:45 PM 15,290 Views 45 Comments

The HSE says people should throw out any food that has been in contact with the water.

# stormwatch - Tuesday 4 February, 2014

Flooding has collapsed a road in Kinsale
# Looks Like Rain Ted
# Looks Like Rain Ted

Flooding has collapsed a road in Kinsale

Feb 4th 2014, 8:46 PM 55,365 Views 26 Comments

They should have taken the roads in.

Limerick floods were 'like Dante's Inferno'
# Water Water Everywhere
# Water Water Everywhere

Limerick floods were 'like Dante's Inferno'

Feb 4th 2014, 6:37 PM 14,145 Views 22 Comments

The building of a flood barrier in Limerick will begin ‘immediately’ Brian Hayes says.

More rain and wind forecast tonight - so be careful on the roads
# Weather Watch
# Weather Watch

More rain and wind forecast tonight - so be careful on the roads

Feb 4th 2014, 6:24 PM 18,104 Views 16 Comments

That’s the message from the Road Safety Authority today, as Met Éireann predicts more bad weather.

# stormwatch - Monday 3 February, 2014

The waves in Bundoran were wild over the weekend
# Eat Sleep Wave Repeat
# Eat Sleep Wave Repeat

The waves in Bundoran were wild over the weekend

Feb 3rd 2014, 4:28 PM 17,671 Views 2 Comments

The RNLI lifeboat station was battered just hours after a major fundraiser.

# stormwatch - Friday 31 January, 2014

Falling debris, veering vehicles and aquaplaning all hazards as storm approaches
# Hold Onto Your Hats
# Hold Onto Your Hats

Falling debris, veering vehicles and aquaplaning all hazards as storm approaches

Jan 31st 2014, 7:45 AM 20,952 Views 25 Comments

Winds gusting 100 to 130 km/h are expect to hit Atlantic counties later tonight.

# stormwatch - Saturday 11 January, 2014

Clare coast worst hit by storms with repair works to cost over €23m
# Floods
# Floods

Clare coast worst hit by storms with repair works to cost over €23m

Jan 11th 2014, 3:23 PM 13,701 Views 24 Comments

Local authorities across the country are in the midst of a clean up following the recent severe storms.

Here they are, the best wave photos of the week
# Making Waves
# Making Waves

Here they are, the best wave photos of the week

Jan 11th 2014, 9:45 AM 24,321 Views 29 Comments

Wind and waves.

# stormwatch - Tuesday 7 January, 2014

Local authorities will outline priorities for storm repair funding
# Clean Up
# Clean Up

Local authorities will outline priorities for storm repair funding

Jan 7th 2014, 7:31 PM 10,041 Views 12 Comments

The response to the storms will first be assessed by local authorities before a preliminary report is then brought to Government next week.

Weather warning lifted as the worst of Storm Christine passes
# Stormwatch
# Stormwatch

Weather warning lifted as the worst of Storm Christine passes

Jan 7th 2014, 7:46 AM 10,670 Views 12 Comments

Stormy conditions which persist this morning are forecast to weaken later today.

# stormwatch - Monday 6 January, 2014

Power restored in suburbs of south Dublin after thousands affected by blackout
# Electricity
# Electricity

Power restored in suburbs of south Dublin after thousands affected by blackout

Jan 6th 2014, 10:35 PM 30,741 Views 32 Comments

Over 450 homes in Newport Co Mayo are said to be still without power.

These Irish people are attempting to make the most of Storm Christine
# Thanks Christine
From The Daily Edge
# Thanks Christine

These Irish people are attempting to make the most of Storm Christine

Jan 6th 2014, 7:00 PM 2,908 Views 0 Comments

Things can only get wetter.

Coast Guard warns people to get away from the sea as man injured at Howth pier
# Stormwatch
# Stormwatch

Coast Guard warns people to get away from the sea as man injured at Howth pier

Jan 6th 2014, 5:34 PM 29,911 Views 65 Comments

Heavy winds + strong waves = not a good idea to go walking along seafronts tonight.

# stormwatch - Sunday 5 January, 2014

Man dies as storms batter UK
# Stormwatch
# Stormwatch

Man dies as storms batter UK

Jan 5th 2014, 6:45 PM 18,720 Views 12 Comments

The 47-year-old’s mobility scooter fell into the River Thames.

# stormwatch - Saturday 4 January, 2014

From floods to freezing: Weather turns bitter with temperatures set to drop
# Stormwatch
# Stormwatch

From floods to freezing: Weather turns bitter with temperatures set to drop

Jan 4th 2014, 7:43 PM 60,319 Views 67 Comments

As wintry showers continue in parts, snow is expected on high ground but could affect low-lying regions.

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