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Tuesday 3 October 2023 Dublin: 11°C

# wind

Last month
September 2023
A wet and muddy first day at the Ploughing
Thousands of farmers and families are braving damp and windy weather today for the major showcase of farming and rural life.
This year
Thousands without power as Status Yellow wind warning remains in place nationwide
A Status Yellow wind warning is currently in place for the entire country until 2am tomorrow.
Status Yellow wind warning comes into effect for Mayo as gusts to reach 100 Km/hr
Some rain is expected this morning, with heavier showers forecast for this evening.
Last year
Status yellow wind warning issued for five counties
Met Éireann is warning of possible ‘damaging gusts’ in the five affected counties tomorrow.
Weather to turn cold tonight, with wet and windy conditions forecast for tomorrow
Met Éireann has issued a rain warning for all of Munster and Connacht from tomorrow afternoon at 1pm.
Wind and rain warnings in place as Storm Franklin hits Ireland
The Status Orange wind warnings cover Clare, Mayo, Galway, Donegal, Leitrim and Sligo.
All time
Status Yellow wind warning issued for entire country from tomorrow
It will come into effect at 12pm Wednesday and will remain in effect until 7am Thursday.
Flooding in Cork, Kerry and other areas following Status Orange rainfall warnings
A Status Orange rainfall warning for Cork, Kerry, Tipperary and Waterford was in place throughout today.
Wind warnings for 14 counties with gusts of up to 110km/h on the way
AA Roadwatch is warning motorists to slow down and take extra caution.
Status Yellow wind warning issued for 17 counties
The warning is valid from 11am today and will remain in place until 6pm this evening.
Status Yellow warning issued for one county as strong winds and rain continue
A national weather advisory also remains in place until 6pm this evening.
Seven people dead and four missing as Spanish coast battered by strong wind and snow
The latest victim was a man who fell into the sea in the northeastern port of Palamos.
Wind warnings in place for 8 counties as cold and wintry conditions on the way
Temperatures are to drop as low as -1 degrees tonight.
Very windy weather on the way, with warnings in place for three counties
Have plans this weekend? Here’s what the weather will be like.
Two legal challenges launched against plans for 13-turbine wind farm in Westmeath
The farm will have some of the “highest structures in the country”.
Under 2,000 homes without power as ESB crews restore power nationwide after Storm Hannah
AA Roadwatch and An Garda Síochána are warning motorists that fallen trees and other debris are likely.
21,000 without electricity and fallen trees blocking roads as Storm Hannah batters the country
Multiple weather warnings are in place.
There's a wet and windy weekend ahead as Status Yellow warnings issued
Have your umbrella at the ready.
Status Orange wind warning comes into effect for four counties this afternoon as Storm Gareth hits the country
A Status Yellow weather warning for the rest of the country will also come into effect at 12.
Status Orange warning for north-west as Storm Gareth sweeps in
The warning covers Donegal, Leitrim, Mayo and Sligo.
Heavy rain, sleet and snow forecast today, with temperatures dropping to freezing tonight
A Status Yellow snow-ice warning has been issued for this afternoon.
Heavy rain and wind expected in the coming days
A Status Yellow wind advisory has been issued for Friday.
Wind warning issued for 13 counties
Temperatures set to dip to minus four degrees next week.
It's going to be a wet and windy weekend with 'horrible' conditions expected
Met Éireann says westerly winds may reach storm force across northern areas of the country on Saturday.
Wind and rain warnings issued for southern counties
There is a risk of spot flooding.
Status Orange wind warning issued for 6 counties from tomorrow morning as Storm Diana hits
The warning applies to counties Cork, Kerry, Waterford, Wexford, Galway and Clare.
Flight returns to Dublin Airport after being forced to abort landing due to wind
Meanwhile, another flight diverted to Shannon Airport after a woman was reported to be experiencing contractions.
Rain and wind warnings in place all over the country
Heavy rain will lead to accumulations of up to 40mm in some areas.
Wind and rain warnings issued for several counties
“Severe and damaging” gusts are expected.
Wind warning in place as we're set for some heavy rain this weekend
We’re set for a damp, unsettled weekend according to Met Éireann.
Status Yellow weather alert issued for whole country
It will be in place from 11pm on Thursday to 9pm on Saturday.
Gusts of up to 147km/h recorded during Storm Ali
The highest gust recorded during Storm Ophelia last year was 155.6km/h.
Tánaiste says State infrastructure was prepared for Storm Ali - but the public weren't
Coveney said people do not “sit up and notice” weather notices unless there is a status red warning in place.
Road users told to put away phones and prepare for Storm Ali
Project Edward, an annual road safety awareness event, is taking place across Europe today.
Status Orange warning for 17 counties as Storm Ali to arrive overnight with gusts of 120 km/hr
The wind warning comes into force at 5am tomorrow, when gale force winds are expected in all areas.
National wind warning issued and 'intense bursts of rain' expected
Rain warnings are in place for some counties amid flooding risk.
Wet weather expected as tail end of hurricane due to hit Ireland next week
Helene will be an ex-tropical storm by the time it gets here.
Status Orange wind warning issued for 5 counties as Storm Hector blows in
A lesser Status Yellow warning has also been issued for six other counties.
Expect 'extremely windy' weather later this week
Very windy weather and heavy rain is on the way – with the worst expected tomorrow.
Keep that umbrella handy... Heavy rain and winds to persist over the coming days
A Status Yellow weather warning is in place for the country until 6pm this evening.