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Here's how that storm looked above Ireland last night - in tweets and maps

How are the heads this morning?
Oct 6th 2014, 8:10 AM 5,950 1

LOTS OF YOU are feeling the effects of last night’s storm passing over Ireland, from a sleepless night to transport issues.

This is how the storm looked over Ireland at around 10pm last night, as the ESB Networks Twitter account worked through the night to keep the public updated on power outages (some people were even denied their Love/Hate fix):

Earlier yesterday evening it lay in wait, as this wind map shows:

And again as it started to hit:

Flights were affected:

Met Eireann shows how the rain moved over the country in the early hours of the morning:

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And this is the wind situation now:

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And just like that, we’re back in business:

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Lots of people’s power went out just as Love/Hate started… and they weren’t happy

Thousands without power and some commuter services suspended

A break in the rain: Peaceful scenes in Killarney before storm clouds roll in

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Emer McLysaght

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