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#Storms

# storms - Saturday 3 March, 2018

Are You More Like Storm Ophelia Or Storm Emma?

We all know which one is the cool storm.

# storms - Friday 19 January, 2018

From TheJournal.ie Poll: Do you take weather warnings more seriously when storms have names? Lunch Crunch This post contains a poll

Poll: Do you take weather warnings more seriously when storms have names?

Give it to us straight. Be honest.

# storms - Thursday 18 January, 2018

From TheJournal.ie Brewing up a storm? War of words between UK and Irish forecasters over naming of 'Fionn' Stormy McStormface

Brewing up a storm? War of words between UK and Irish forecasters over naming of 'Fionn'

A storm? Channel 4′s weatherman reckoned it was tantamount to “naming raindrops”.

# storms - Tuesday 31 October, 2017

From TheJournal.ie There's been a rise in weather-related disasters of almost 50% and it's being blamed on climate change Day After Tomorrow

There's been a rise in weather-related disasters of almost 50% and it's being blamed on climate change

Between 2007 and 2016, there was a 46% increases in the number of weather-related disasters.

# storms - Thursday 21 September, 2017

From TheJournal.ie Government looking to develop app for serious weather alerts Weather Warning

Government looking to develop app for serious weather alerts

Many said they were caught completely off guard by the weather in Donegal last month.

# storms - Saturday 9 September, 2017

From TheJournal.ie Harvey, Irma, Jose, Katia: This is how hurricanes are named

Harvey, Irma, Jose, Katia: This is how hurricanes are named

The practice of assigning names to storms began in the 1950s.

# storms - Sunday 25 December, 2016

From TheJournal.ie Storm Conor a damp squib as Ireland enjoys mild Christmas Day You'll Do Nothin' This post contains videos

Storm Conor a damp squib as Ireland enjoys mild Christmas Day

There will be some gale force winds tonight, however.

# storms - Sunday 16 October, 2016

From TheJournal.ie After a hurricane killed hundreds, aid reaches Haiti Haiti

After a hurricane killed hundreds, aid reaches Haiti

Families with destroyed homes and shattered livelihoods waited and prayed for help. Food and clean water were scarce to nonexistent.

# storms - Monday 19 September, 2016

Heads up, Oisíns - Storm Oisín will be hitting Ireland and the UK next year

You know what that means. STORM OYSIN!

# storms - Sunday 7 August, 2016

From TheJournal.ie Met Éireann complaint says calling storms after Christian names is 'very unfair' Storm Names

Met Éireann complaint says calling storms after Christian names is 'very unfair'

Over a 10 month period, Met Éireann received 112 complaints from members of the public.

# storms - Saturday 4 June, 2016

From TheJournal.ie Eight people seriously injured after being struck by lightning in Germany Storms

Eight people seriously injured after being struck by lightning in Germany

France, Germany and other parts of western and central Europe have been battered by deadly storms and floods over the past week.

# storms - Wednesday 27 January, 2016

Definitive proof that umbrellas just don't work in Ireland

Stop with the umbrellas, it’s pointless.

# storms - Wednesday 6 January, 2016

From TheJournal.ie Ireland is exposed to extreme weather in a manner we have never seen before Opinion

Ireland is exposed to extreme weather in a manner we have never seen before

Extreme weather events are inevitable, flooding doesn’t have to be, writes Eamon Ryan.

# storms - Tuesday 5 January, 2016

From TheJournal.ie Met Éireann has been crunching the numbers on our 'highly abnormal' December Wettest On Record

Met Éireann has been crunching the numbers on our 'highly abnormal' December

Gerald Fleming called it “unprecedented in terms of our memory and records”. And here are the stats to prove it…

# storms - Tuesday 29 December, 2015

Every Single Winter Storm Name of 2015, Rated

Storm Desmond, Storm Eva, Storm Frank, Storm Gertrude — we’ve rated ‘em all.

# storms - Monday 14 December, 2015

From TheJournal.ie The deadliest storms to ever hit Europe Batten Down The Hatches

The deadliest storms to ever hit Europe

The worst year was 1999 when two storms resulted in 140 fatalities.

# storms - Tuesday 20 October, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Barney, Clodagh and Wilbert – here’s what we’ll be calling storms from now on Clo-da

Barney, Clodagh and Wilbert – here’s what we’ll be calling storms from now on

Members of the public got to choose the names.

# storms - Sunday 27 September, 2015

From TheJournal.ie ‘Storm Enda’ won’t be knocking over bins and upturning sheds this winter Enda The Terrible

‘Storm Enda’ won’t be knocking over bins and upturning sheds this winter

We won’t be getting a ‘Storm Michael’ either.

# storms - Saturday 12 September, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Poll: Which Irish sports star should we name our next storm after? Your Say This post contains a poll

# storms - Monday 3 August, 2015

From TheJournal.ie WATCH: This is what the weather looks like in Galway tonight Very Wild Atlantic Way

WATCH: This is what the weather looks like in Galway tonight

Quick reminder: It’s August.

# storms - Thursday 28 May, 2015

From TheJournal.ie It's 30 degrees in Boston, but there are still massive piles of filthy snow on the ground Sort It Out Lads

It's 30 degrees in Boston, but there are still massive piles of filthy snow on the ground

“We’re finding crazy stuff: bicycles, orange cones, half a $5 bill.”

# storms - Tuesday 21 April, 2015

From TheJournal.ie 'A lot of people have no where to call home': Three dead as storms hit New South Wales Extreme Weather

'A lot of people have no where to call home': Three dead as storms hit New South Wales

Five inches of rain fell over 24 hours.

# storms - Thursday 9 October, 2014

From TheJournal.ie ESB has restored power to 12,500 homes....7,500 still to go Lightning Strikes

ESB has restored power to 12,500 homes....7,500 still to go

A severe storm with lightning strikes caused the power outages.

# storms - Tuesday 9 September, 2014

# storms - Thursday 28 August, 2014

From TheJournal.ie The 9 at 9: Thursday 9 At 9

The 9 at 9: Thursday

Here’s everything you need to know as you start your day.

From TheJournal.ie Last winter was the stormiest ever on record for Ireland The Worst

Last winter was the stormiest ever on record for Ireland

Climatologists have concluded that both the frequency and intensity of the storms makes them unique in 143 years.

# storms - Tuesday 26 August, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Rain cheque as storm payouts wipe almost €20 million off FBD's profits Battered

Rain cheque as storm payouts wipe almost €20 million off FBD's profits

Analysts think that the insurer could hike car premiums to protect profits.

# storms - Thursday 7 August, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Clare storm repairs 'on hold' because of funding confusion Storm Damage

Clare storm repairs 'on hold' because of funding confusion

A senior engineer with Clare Co Council told TheJournal.ie that the council is still waiting for clarification on project proposals from the OPW.

# storms - Friday 18 July, 2014

# storms - Monday 16 June, 2014

From The42 Ronaldo storms past reporters after Portugal flop, Rihanna offers her commiserations Diva

Ronaldo storms past reporters after Portugal flop, Rihanna offers her commiserations

“Three players are down to talk to the media and I am not one of them,” he said.

# storms - Saturday 7 June, 2014

From TheJournal.ie TD warns that children's lives are being put at risk during storms Red Alert

TD warns that children's lives are being put at risk during storms

Education Minister Ruairí Quinn admitted that the current advice system for schools may need to be updated.

# storms - Tuesday 29 April, 2014

From TheJournal.ie New tornadoes lash southern US, 19 people killed in two days Twisters

New tornadoes lash southern US, 19 people killed in two days

Two people died after new storms in Alabama yesterday.

# storms - Friday 25 April, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Race to recover bodies from Korea ferry before storms hit Ferry Disaster

Race to recover bodies from Korea ferry before storms hit

The confirmed death toll stands at 183 people, with 119 still unaccounted for.

# storms - Friday 7 March, 2014

Channel 4 thinks Tramore is in Britain

A video of huge waves in Tramore was used in an ad for a documentary on ‘British’ storms.

# storms - Wednesday 5 March, 2014

From TheJournal.ie One per cent of ALL the trees in Ireland's forests fell down in the storms Blown Away

One per cent of ALL the trees in Ireland's forests fell down in the storms

It will take Ireland’s sawmills 10 months to process all the trees which were blown over.

# storms - Monday 3 March, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Surprise, surprise! Last winter was the wettest winter since records began Wet Wet Wet

Surprise, surprise! Last winter was the wettest winter since records began

According to Met Éireann’s Winter summary report, rainfalls were well over the long-term average all across the country.

# storms - Friday 28 February, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Storm funding: Who gets what for New Year devastation Cold Comfort

Storm funding: Who gets what for New Year devastation

Damage repair monies announced by Phil Hogan – but funding for new coastal protection works still being considered.

From TheJournal.ie Not again: Clare coast braced for weekend floods Battered

Not again: Clare coast braced for weekend floods

Just as €16.8m funding announced to fix recent storm damage, this happens.

From TheJournal.ie €16.8m to fix storm damage in Co Clare Repairs

€16.8m to fix storm damage in Co Clare

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

# storms - Thursday 13 February, 2014

9 conversations every Irish person constantly has about the weather

We love talking about it. ALL THE TIME.

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