After the storm: Thousands without electricity and drivers urged to take care on roads
There are reports of flooding and debris on the roads this morning, so drivers are being urged to take care.Yesterday, the ESB restored power to 100,000 homes, but 32,000 were still without power. You can check where there are power faults on the ESB’s PowerCheck site. Videos showed that there were dramatic floodings on Salthill promenade last night; there was also reports of debris on the M1 southbound this morning near J18 Carlingford, though there are no indications that this debris was caused by the storm.
Named Storm Brendan by Met Éireann , the Irish weather service, the large Met Éireann has issued two status orange weather warnings as Storm Brendan tracks towards Ireland. "This is likely to cause some disruption to sea, road and air travel. " As Storm Brendan moves eastwards, strong
The head of forecasting at Met Éireann has said there will be "several hours of very dangerous weather " as Storm Brendan tracks across the country as gusts of up to Updated / Monday, 13 Jan 2020 08:09. Storm Brendan could bring winds of up to 130km/h to Atlantic coastal areas .
Met Eireann has downgraded Storm Brendan’s status orange weather warning in many counties while the northwestern parts remain on an orange warning.
Met Eireann’s status orange warning for Wexford, Cavan, Monaghan, Kerry, Cork, Clare, Waterford and Limerick have been downgraded to status yellow.
However, Donegal, Leitrim, Mayo and Sligo all remain on an orange warning.
Storm Brendan: Updated warnings issued by Met Éireann
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The yellow warnings are valid until 8pm on Monday while the orange warnings are in place until 11.59pm on Monday.
Scaffolding crashes to ground in Dublin as feisty Storm Brendan weather rattles Ireland
The winds then become too much for the structure which tipples inwards onto the site .The incident came as Dublin was issued a status Orange alert.Many parts of the Northside saw flooding while winds hit heights of 120kmp/h. © Provided by Dublin Live The alert was lifted at 3pm today.We'll be bringing you the very latest updates, pictures and video on this breaking news story.For the latest news and breaking news visit dublinlive.ie/news.Get all the big headlines, pictures, analysis, opinion and video on the stories that matter to you.
The Met Office has issued a warning that coastal routes and communities could be particularly affected by Storm Brendan as large waves batter seafronts. Yellow weather warnings are in place for Northern Ireland, much of the western half of the UK and the north-east of Scotland from midday on Monday to
Severe gales and heavy rain are forecast this evening as Storm Brendan sweeps across the UK. Gusts exceeding 80mph are likely across NW Scotland and there are multiple Met Office warnings in place. BBC Weather 's Alina Jenkins looks at how the storm developed and what we can expect over
All coastal waters have been issued a status orange warning with gale force southwesterly winds predicted for the rest of Monday.
Meanwhile Met Eireann has warned people not to sharecoming from sources other than the Gardai, Met Eireann, the Coast Guard and local Authorities.
Speaking on RTE Today with Sean O’Rourke, Cusack slammed fake video and graphs, not from reputable sources such as Met Éireann, the Gardai, the Coast Guard and local authorities.
Stormy into the early hours of tonight across the west and northwest with further severe and damaging gusts, and the ongoing risk of coastal flooding. Strong and blustery southwest winds elsewhere will gradually moderate with some frost possible later.
Met Éireann 'praying and hoping' that Ireland's 'most important' rainfall radar stays online
The Shannon Airport rainfall radar was forced offline several times last year.The forecaster recently announced that it will upgrade the Shannon Airport rainfall radar, after power failures, overheating and positioning problems caused the country’s “most important” weather radar to go offline for several weeks at a time during 2019.
Met Éireann has issued Status Orange wind warnings ahead of the arrival of Storm Brendan tomorrow. The alert is set to come in to effect from 7am and will stay in place until midnight. The forecaster has said that Storm Brendan will bring very windy or stormy conditions as the morning
All homes that lost power as a result of the high winds and adverse weather brought by Storm Brendan have now Image caption Waves were crashing in Carrickfergus as Storm Brendan swept along the coastline. In some cases a selection of your comments will be published, displaying your
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Luke Kelly statue in Dublin vandalised again as lines painted on musician's face .
The thuggery hasn't been going down well with locals, who have once again been left outraged . © Provided by Irish Mirror A statue of Luke Kelly's head is vandalised again Last June the statue was delicately scrubbed for hours to remove paint after a vandal sprayed it in broad daylight.Workers, including the statue's designer Vera Klute and councillor Christy Burke, helped get him back to good health as they used solvent to take off the paint.