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Dublin: 7 °C Tuesday 20 November, 2018

#Storm Emma

From TheJournal.ie A pinch more salt: €700k is being spent to increase our winter salt supplies Winter Ready

A pinch more salt: €700k is being spent to increase our winter salt supplies

That’s an extra 58,000 tonnes of salt.

From TheJournal.ie The Lidl destroyed during Storm Emma is reopening today Fortunestown

The Lidl destroyed during Storm Emma is reopening today

Lidl said the rebuilt store would be “new and improved”.

From TheJournal.ie 'Bad year' for bumblebees as extreme weather sees levels reduce by up to 40% Bad Buzz

'Bad year' for bumblebees as extreme weather sees levels reduce by up to 40%

Storms and snow have depleted bee populations, but it may not entirely be a bad thing.

From TheJournal.ie Lidl store that was destroyed during Storm Emma to reopen next month Fortunestown

Lidl store that was destroyed during Storm Emma to reopen next month

The building suffered severe damage after it was attacked during Storm Emma in March.

From TheJournal.ie 'Siberian-esque' Storm Emma cost retailers 'tens of millions' but local stores made good sales After The Storm

'Siberian-esque' Storm Emma cost retailers 'tens of millions' but local stores made good sales

Retail Ireland says the effect of the storm was felt for days after.

From TheJournal.ie Storm Emma brings polystyrene from Holyhead marina to Greystones beaches Plastic Menace

Storm Emma brings polystyrene from Holyhead marina to Greystones beaches

The polystyrene is from pontoons which broke up during gale-force winds.

From TheJournal.ie What did Irish people do during Storm Emma? We watched RTÉ and logged onto Pornhub Cabin Fever

What did Irish people do during Storm Emma? We watched RTÉ and logged onto Pornhub

Being stuck inside led to a spike in internet usage.

From TheJournal.ie 'We're absolutely blown away': Almost €100k raised for teen left paralysed after Storm Emma accident Jack O'Driscoll

'We're absolutely blown away': Almost €100k raised for teen left paralysed after Storm Emma accident

Jack O’Driscoll fractured a vertebra in his neck after he fell during Storm Emma.

From TheJournal.ie Siptu calls for remuneration for members who 'worked tirelessly' during Storm Emma Emergency Services

Siptu calls for remuneration for members who 'worked tirelessly' during Storm Emma

The trade union wants “a uniform response by local authorities to extreme weather events”.

From TheJournal.ie Poll: Should schools open on Saturdays to make up for the 'snow days'? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Should schools open on Saturdays to make up for the 'snow days'?

Calls have been made to make up for lost time.

From TheJournal.ie Gardaí track down Lidl thieves after looters post videos of themselves online Investigation
From TheJournal.ie 'Snow tourists' told to stay away from Wicklow Mountains this weekend over avalanche fears Stay Away
From TheJournal.ie 'It was pretty appalling' - Aer Lingus communication slammed by Irish stranded across Europe during Storm Emma Failure To Communicate

'It was pretty appalling' - Aer Lingus communication slammed by Irish stranded across Europe during Storm Emma

Customers stranded in airports across the continent have vented at the perceived lack of communication from the airline as to what was going on.

From TheJournal.ie 36 hours alone in a bed without so much as a hot drink: lessons to be learned from Storm Emma Opinion

36 hours alone in a bed without so much as a hot drink: lessons to be learned from Storm Emma

The emergency effort co-ordinated by the NECC was impressive, writes Tom Clonan, but there is still a learning curve in reaching out to all vulnerable people.

From TheJournal.ie 'We have a way to go': Irish Water says restrictions set to continue Emma Aftermath

'We have a way to go': Irish Water says restrictions set to continue

Over 16,000 homes outside Dublin are still without water.

From TheJournal.ie Call for schools to open on Saturdays to make up for 'snow days' Thanks Emma

Call for schools to open on Saturdays to make up for 'snow days'

It’s been suggested that it would be unreasonable to make up the days during Easter.

From TheJournal.ie 23,000 homes and businesses still without water Restrictions

23,000 homes and businesses still without water

Nighttime restrictions are expected to continue in some areas for days or weeks.

From TheJournal.ie Government wants to know how much the clean-up bill for Storm Emma is going to cost €€€€

Government wants to know how much the clean-up bill for Storm Emma is going to cost

Housing Minister Eoghan Murphy today updated the Cabinet on that aftermath of the recent weather conditions.

From TheJournal.ie Substantial amount of jewellery stolen from Westmeath store during Storm Emma Athlone

Substantial amount of jewellery stolen from Westmeath store during Storm Emma

No arrests have been made to date in relation to the incident.

From TheJournal.ie 'Snow tourists' hampering clean-up operation Storm Emma

'Snow tourists' hampering clean-up operation

Farmers and the army are among those helping clear snow around the country.

From TheJournal.ie Why are people without water? Three burst pipes were wasting enough to serve 25,000 people Piped Out
From TheJournal.ie Snow-ice warning remains in place - but it won't be as cold Warning

Snow-ice warning remains in place - but it won't be as cold

Tonight will see scattered showers and temperatures around or below freezing.

From TheJournal.ie 'At a time such as Storm Emma we can feel the emptiness of endless time without boundaries' Isolation

'At a time such as Storm Emma we can feel the emptiness of endless time without boundaries'

We gave little thought to the psychological and emotional stresses of Storm Emma’s enforced isolation, writes Stephanie Regan.

From TheJournal.ie Working 12 hour days and moving 400,000 tonnes of snow - how Dublin Airport crews overcame the Beast Whiteout

Working 12 hour days and moving 400,000 tonnes of snow - how Dublin Airport crews overcame the Beast

100 on-site staff and 200 contractors worked to clear the nearly 1,000 acre site.

From TheJournal.ie Emergency Department attendances rise sharply today in wake of Storm Emma Storm Emma

Emergency Department attendances rise sharply today in wake of Storm Emma

During the course of Storm Emma, the HSE saw a 41% reduction in attendances at Emergency Departments.

From TheJournal.ie Bank of Ireland establishes €50 million storm relief fund for businesses and homeowners Storm Emma

Bank of Ireland establishes €50 million storm relief fund for businesses and homeowners

Many businesses and homeowners have been financially impacted by Storm Emma.

From TheJournal.ie Water supply to be restricted across greater Dublin area from 7pm tonight - 7am tomorrow Irish Water

Water supply to be restricted across greater Dublin area from 7pm tonight - 7am tomorrow

The water supply has come under great pressure in the aftermath of Storm Emma.

From TheJournal.ie Drivers warned about snow and ice falling onto road as clean-up continues Impassable This post contains videos

Drivers warned about snow and ice falling onto road as clean-up continues

The east of the country is worst affected.

From TheJournal.ie Storm aftermath: 10,500 customers without water, 121,000 with restricted supply Irish Water

Storm aftermath: 10,500 customers without water, 121,000 with restricted supply

Water supply has been curtailed in some places due to increased demand – primarily from leaks in the system.

From TheJournal.ie 'Potential localised flooding': New status orange alert issued for Leinster Not Over

'Potential localised flooding': New status orange alert issued for Leinster

Temperatures will dip as low as minus three overnight tonight.

From TheJournal.ie Buses, trains and Luas back up and running Public Transport

Buses, trains and Luas back up and running

Customers have been advised to allow extra time for their journeys.

From TheJournal.ie 'Tomorrow is not a normal day' - People urged to use public transport, parts of east remain in 'full crisis' The Great Thaw

'Tomorrow is not a normal day' - People urged to use public transport, parts of east remain in 'full crisis'

Temperatures are expected to be between 3 and 6 degrees today.

From TheJournal.ie Thousands of homes still without water and power Cut Off

Thousands of homes still without water and power

Crews have been working through the night to restore service.

From TheJournal.ie Parents to be told later today whether individual schools are reopening Expected To Open

Parents to be told later today whether individual schools are reopening

Most schools and colleges are expected to reopen.

From TheJournal.ie Public transport is returning to normal but the advice is to check in with provider before setting off Public Transport

Public transport is returning to normal but the advice is to check in with provider before setting off

The road conditions are still being considered treacherous.

Are You More Like Storm Ophelia Or Storm Emma?

We all know which one is the cool storm.

From TheJournal.ie How much snow fell in Ireland? It's the week in numbers Prime Numbers

How much snow fell in Ireland? It's the week in numbers

Plus: How many tonnes of salt did we have?

From TheJournal.ie Major progress made with reconnections, but 11,000 homes still without power in southeast Power Outage

Major progress made with reconnections, but 11,000 homes still without power in southeast

Electricity has been restored to 13,000 homes since 6am this morning.

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