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#Waves

# waves - Friday 2 March, 2018

Storm waves in the west moved boulders onto the top of this cliff
# Feel The Power
# Feel The Power

Storm waves in the west moved boulders onto the top of this cliff

Mar 2nd 2018, 6:10 AM 50,313 Views 20 Comments

Previously it was assumed that only a tsunami could be that powerful.

# waves - Tuesday 23 January, 2018

Tsunami threat lifted for Canada and US after powerful earthquake off Alaska
# Warning
# Warning

Tsunami threat lifted for Canada and US after powerful earthquake off Alaska

Jan 23rd 2018, 6:25 PM 58,123 Views 42 Comments

The quake struck at 9.31am Irish time.

# waves - Monday 13 February, 2017

Walkers warned to be careful on coasts as high winds expected
# With Gusto
# With Gusto

Walkers warned to be careful on coasts as high winds expected

Feb 13th 2017, 12:10 PM 10,664 Views 13 Comments

Yesterday, calls were received as photographers attempted to take pictures of the waves.

# waves - Wednesday 14 December, 2016

UN says the highest recorded wave has taken place in the North Atlantic
# An Awesome Wave
# An Awesome Wave

UN says the highest recorded wave has taken place in the North Atlantic

Dec 14th 2016, 8:27 AM 24,888 Views 39 Comments

Scrutiny of data sent back by an automated buoy showed a monster wave 19 metres high.

# waves - Tuesday 9 February, 2016

WATCH: Cruise ship forced to turn around after sailing into hurricane-force winds in the Atlantic
# No Smooth Sailing
# No Smooth Sailing

WATCH: Cruise ship forced to turn around after sailing into hurricane-force winds in the Atlantic

Feb 9th 2016, 9:57 AM 42,589 Views 32 Comments

The Royal Caribbean cruise liner was hit by 30 foot waves and 150mph winds.

# waves - Saturday 2 May, 2015

Parents put toddlers at risk at Howth pier with high waves breaking over walls
# Cop On
# Cop On

Parents put toddlers at risk at Howth pier with high waves breaking over walls

May 2nd 2015, 1:16 PM 46,393 Views 80 Comments

The Coast Guard has warned of the dangers of these high waves, which can take people off their feet and wash them into the water.

# waves - Wednesday 31 December, 2014

Guy laughs in the face of nauseating waves, has nerves of STEEL
# Wave After Wave
From The Daily Edge
# Wave After Wave

Guy laughs in the face of nauseating waves, has nerves of STEEL

Dec 31st 2014, 7:41 AM 3,238 Views 0 Comments

NO THANKS.

# waves - Thursday 11 December, 2014

Waves off the Donegal coast yesterday were higher than three double deckers
# Surfs Up
# Surfs Up

Waves off the Donegal coast yesterday were higher than three double deckers

Dec 11th 2014, 10:56 AM 18,708 Views 49 Comments

An individual wave height of 21.5 metres was recorded by a Met Éireann buoy.

# waves - Saturday 8 November, 2014

'We're still scared when strong winds blow': Slow recovery takes root after Typhoon Haiyan
# Rebuild
# Rebuild

'We're still scared when strong winds blow': Slow recovery takes root after Typhoon Haiyan

Nov 8th 2014, 9:00 AM 4,216 Views 0 Comments

“The resilience of the Filipino people is amazing, they are like phoenix birds.”

# waves - Wednesday 12 February, 2014

Dramatic video of double wave over the sea wall at Spiddal Pier
# Whoa
From The Daily Edge
# Whoa

Dramatic video of double wave over the sea wall at Spiddal Pier

Feb 12th 2014, 10:17 AM 28,013 Views 6 Comments

Incredible scenes.

# waves - 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.

# waves - Saturday 1 February, 2014

The country has enough photos of waves crashing over piers --- Coast Guard
# Storm Warning
# Storm Warning

The country has enough photos of waves crashing over piers --- Coast Guard

Feb 1st 2014, 9:00 AM 29,878 Views 25 Comments

Anyone planning on braving today’s storm to capture images of the dramatic weather is being urged to think again.

# waves - Tuesday 21 January, 2014

Scary video shows woman almost swept out to sea (after getting overconfident)
# Making Waves
From The Daily Edge
# Making Waves

Scary video shows woman almost swept out to sea (after getting overconfident)

Jan 21st 2014, 10:30 PM 2,839 Views 1 Comment

You shouldn’t taunt nature.

# waves - Tuesday 7 January, 2014

Incredible close-up video of huge wave in Bray
# Waves
From The Daily Edge
# Waves

Incredible close-up video of huge wave in Bray

Jan 7th 2014, 12:03 PM 9,922 Views 6 Comments

Surprising.

Surprised gardaí leg it to escape big wave in Howth
# Fancy Footwork
From The Daily Edge
# Fancy Footwork

Surprised gardaí leg it to escape big wave in Howth

Jan 7th 2014, 9:45 AM 7,628 Views 7 Comments

Good feet, that man.

# waves - Monday 6 January, 2014

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.

# waves - Friday 3 January, 2014

Battered: Your pictures of how the storm took its toll
# Ireland
# Ireland

Battered: Your pictures of how the storm took its toll

Jan 3rd 2014, 9:29 PM 147,049 Views 103 Comments

Our readers have been photographing the incredible – and in some cases, devastating – impact of the high tides and storms.

# waves - Tuesday 29 January, 2013

VIDEO: If you're admiring the waves, roll your windows up
# What The Fliuch?
# What The Fliuch?

VIDEO: If you're admiring the waves, roll your windows up

Jan 29th 2013, 3:18 PM 17,881 Views 21 Comments

Especially when the waves can get this high, this quickly.

# waves - Thursday 5 April, 2012

VIDEO: Who knew Ireland had waves like this?
# Bodacious Waves
From The Daily Edge
# Bodacious Waves

VIDEO: Who knew Ireland had waves like this?

Apr 5th 2012, 6:13 PM 7,921 Views 6 Comments

If you are lucky enough to ride one of these waves you could be in to win big bucks.

# waves - Wednesday 4 January, 2012

Thousands without phone service after storms
# Storms
# Storms

Thousands without phone service after storms

Jan 4th 2012, 9:11 AM 1,341 Views 1 Comment

Meanwhile, the ESB has restored electricity to almost 15,000 households who lost power yesterday.

# waves - Tuesday 13 December, 2011

Biggest wave ever recorded off Irish coast today
# Gales
# Gales

Biggest wave ever recorded off Irish coast today

Dec 13th 2011, 6:04 PM 16,166 Views 45 Comments

It’s windy out there – and we’ve all been advised to stay away from “exposed coastal areas”…

# waves - Friday 8 July, 2011

The Surf Report: bad weather, good waves
# Drop In
From The42
# Drop In

The Surf Report: bad weather, good waves

Jul 8th 2011, 2:42 PM 390 Views 0 Comments

The weekend’s waves are better than we might normally expect at this time of the year, writes Ben Farr.

# waves - Friday 1 July, 2011

The Surf Report: northern exposure best this weekend
# Drop In
From The42
# Drop In

The Surf Report: northern exposure best this weekend

Jul 1st 2011, 12:11 PM 141 Views 0 Comments

“Small but building seems to be the order of the day. Light southerly winds mean that north-facing beaches will be offshore and shapely.”

# waves - Friday 10 June, 2011

The Surf Report: good things come in small packages right?
# Drop In
From The42
# Drop In

The Surf Report: good things come in small packages right?

Jun 10th 2011, 12:11 PM 259 Views 0 Comments

The wind has dropped but that’s as good as it gets for most of the country this weekend it seems. Pull the wetsuit on anyway and get the detail here.

# waves - Friday 27 May, 2011

The Surf Report: get ready for another dirty weekend
# Drop In
From The42
# Drop In

The Surf Report: get ready for another dirty weekend

May 27th 2011, 12:20 PM 194 Views 0 Comments

Ireland’s surfers haven’t seen a clean wave in weeks – and that sorry pattern looks set to continue.

# waves - Saturday 22 January, 2011

How do I choose the right surfboard?
# Surf's Up
From The42
# Surf's Up

How do I choose the right surfboard?

Jan 22nd 2011, 9:20 AM 263 Views 0 Comments

Plenty of us plan on getting out there more this year. And maybe standing up on the board at some stage. Here’s a little advice from the experts in Bundoran.