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#Flooding

# flooding - Friday 9 November, 2018

Flooding in parts of the country following day of heavy rain, but downpours to ease later tonight
# Biblical
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# Biblical

Flooding in parts of the country following day of heavy rain, but downpours to ease later tonight

Nov 9th 2018, 6:35 PM 40,556 Views 23 Comments

A 12-hour Status Yellow rainfall warning for several counties was lifted at 6pm.

# flooding - Sunday 4 November, 2018

Flooding kills nine members of same family in Italy, raising storm death toll to over 30
# Palermo
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# Palermo

Flooding kills nine members of same family in Italy, raising storm death toll to over 30

Updated Nov 4th 2018, 11:57 AM 21,840 Views 3 Comments

“It is an immense tragedy,” a local mayor said today.

# flooding - Tuesday 30 October, 2018

Venice hit by heavy flooding as 11 people die in storms across Italy
# Stranded Tourists
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# Stranded Tourists

Venice hit by heavy flooding as 11 people die in storms across Italy

Updated Oct 30th 2018, 10:07 PM 44,684 Views 14 Comments

Water in St Mark’s Square rose to a near record-breaking 156cm.

# flooding - Sunday 16 September, 2018

14 dead and 'catastrophic' flooding on the way as Florence continues to batter US states
# Carolinas
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# Carolinas

14 dead and 'catastrophic' flooding on the way as Florence continues to batter US states

Sep 16th 2018, 4:20 PM 15,257 Views 3 Comments

About 740,000 homes and businesses remained without power in the Carolinas, and utilities said some could be out for weeks.

# flooding - Thursday 9 August, 2018

Puerto Rico says Hurricane Maria killed 1,400 people, but death toll remains at 64
# Flooding
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# Flooding

Puerto Rico says Hurricane Maria killed 1,400 people, but death toll remains at 64

Aug 9th 2018, 9:39 PM 13,979 Views 7 Comments

Widespread flooding left many sick and elderly people unable to get medical treatment.

# flooding - Thursday 12 July, 2018

Thai cave rescue 'nearly ended in disaster' after water pumps failed
# Tham Luang
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# Tham Luang

Thai cave rescue 'nearly ended in disaster' after water pumps failed

Jul 12th 2018, 11:53 AM 21,919 Views 19 Comments

The water was up to head level at one point in the cave.

# flooding - Friday 8 June, 2018

Drivers urged to take caution after thunder warning is issued for 23 counties
# Flooding
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# Flooding

Drivers urged to take caution after thunder warning is issued for 23 counties

Updated Jun 8th 2018, 5:40 PM 69,363 Views 34 Comments

Some spot flooding may occur.

# flooding - Monday 28 May, 2018

Elderly man dies after vehicle submerged in floodwater in England
# Walsall
From TheJournal.ie
# Walsall

Elderly man dies after vehicle submerged in floodwater in England

May 28th 2018, 7:47 PM 11,428 Views 1 Comment

A number of roads across the region have been badly affected by flooding this week.

# flooding - Wednesday 4 April, 2018

It's bucketing down this morning, and temperatures are set to drop as low as -4 degrees tonight
# Happy April
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# Happy April

It's bucketing down this morning, and temperatures are set to drop as low as -4 degrees tonight

Apr 4th 2018, 7:14 AM 26,800 Views 16 Comments

It’s set to get a bit brighter as the morning goes on.

# flooding - Saturday 17 March, 2018

Delays to Dart services in Dublin due to flooding
# Dún Laoghaire
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# Dún Laoghaire

Delays to Dart services in Dublin due to flooding

Mar 17th 2018, 12:40 PM 16,224 Views 1 Comment

Customers can use their tickets on Dublin Bus.

# flooding - Thursday 15 March, 2018

Bus transfers in operation between Limerick and Waterford due to flooding on train line
# Clonmel
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# Clonmel

Bus transfers in operation between Limerick and Waterford due to flooding on train line

Mar 15th 2018, 7:51 PM 9,548 Views 5 Comments

Crews are on site to restore services as quickly as possible.

# flooding - Wednesday 14 March, 2018

Flood warnings issued in Kilkenny and Cork after 'extreme rainfall'
# Weather Warning
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# Weather Warning

Flood warnings issued in Kilkenny and Cork after 'extreme rainfall'

Mar 14th 2018, 8:29 PM 28,603 Views 11 Comments

A status yellow rainfall warning is in place for several counties.

# flooding - Tuesday 6 March, 2018

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

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

Mar 6th 2018, 7:01 AM 16,234 Views 6 Comments

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

# flooding - Monday 5 March, 2018

Drivers warned about snow and ice falling onto road as clean-up continues
# Impassable
From TheJournal.ie
# Impassable

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

Mar 5th 2018, 3:20 PM 35,004 Views 25 Comments

The east of the country is worst affected.

# flooding - Friday 2 March, 2018

Risk of flooding as snow begins to melt and river levels could 'suddenly' rise
# Storm Emma
From TheJournal.ie
# Storm Emma

Risk of flooding as snow begins to melt and river levels could 'suddenly' rise

Mar 2nd 2018, 6:46 PM 29,265 Views 15 Comments

The warning was put out at the latest National Emergency Coordination Group meeting today.

# flooding - Friday 23 February, 2018

Irish cities among worst affected in Europe, say flooding predictions
# Droughts And Floods
From TheJournal.ie
# Droughts And Floods

Irish cities among worst affected in Europe, say flooding predictions

Feb 23rd 2018, 3:20 PM 18,253 Views 26 Comments

A landmark study has predicted that climate change will push European cities “beyond breaking point”.

# flooding - Saturday 27 January, 2018

Paris on high alert as the swollen river Seine creeps higher and higher
# Flooding
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# Flooding

Paris on high alert as the swollen river Seine creeps higher and higher

Jan 27th 2018, 10:50 AM 35,863 Views 19 Comments

Leaks started to appear in some basements yesterday, while some residents on the city’s outskirts were forced to travel by boat through waterlogged streets.

# flooding - Friday 26 January, 2018

Getting the train from Limerick this weekend? There will be bus transfers
# Getting Around
From TheJournal.ie
# Getting Around

Getting the train from Limerick this weekend? There will be bus transfers

Jan 26th 2018, 10:21 PM 11,751 Views 16 Comments

Irish Rail is advising customers that bus transfers will be in operation.

# flooding - Monday 22 January, 2018

Several areas are still flooded after heavy weekend rains
# Impassable
From TheJournal.ie
# Impassable

Several areas are still flooded after heavy weekend rains

Jan 22nd 2018, 10:13 AM 18,371 Views 15 Comments

The midlands was hardest hit over the weekend and some areas are still flooded.

# flooding - Sunday 21 January, 2018

Roads around the country closed due to flooding
# Impassable
From TheJournal.ie
# Impassable

Roads around the country closed due to flooding

Jan 21st 2018, 6:59 PM 91,625 Views 23 Comments

Motorists have been advised to exercise caution and avoid certain areas.

# flooding - Monday 15 January, 2018

Eamon Ryan on flood walls: 'We're gonna need a bigger boat'
# Opinion
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# Opinion

Eamon Ryan on flood walls: 'We're gonna need a bigger boat'

Jan 15th 2018, 6:30 AM 20,971 Views 39 Comments

Dublin was lucky last autumn but we only need to be unlucky once to regret the lack of preparation for the new risks we face, writes Eamon Ryan.

# flooding - Saturday 13 January, 2018

PHOTOS: Cork roads closed due to flooding
# Impassable
From TheJournal.ie
# Impassable

PHOTOS: Cork roads closed due to flooding

Jan 13th 2018, 5:05 PM 71,387 Views 38 Comments

Motorists have been advised to take care and avoid some areas.

# flooding - Wednesday 3 January, 2018

13 tweets that sum up Ireland in the throes of Storm Eleanor
# Storm Eleanor
From The Daily Edge
# Storm Eleanor

13 tweets that sum up Ireland in the throes of Storm Eleanor

Jan 3rd 2018, 1:30 PM 6,636 Views 2 Comments

Poor Galway is getting the brunt of it.

Galway deals with the aftermath after 'unprecedented' floods hit the city
# Flooding
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# Flooding

Galway deals with the aftermath after 'unprecedented' floods hit the city

Jan 3rd 2018, 9:46 AM 56,961 Views 28 Comments

Locals have been critical of the council’s response yesterday.

# flooding - Sunday 24 December, 2017

'People fled for their lives': Death toll in Philippines storm rises to 200
# Flooding
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# Flooding

'People fled for their lives': Death toll in Philippines storm rises to 200

Dec 24th 2017, 3:21 PM 5,282 Views 1 Comment

A total of 70,000 have been displaced or otherwise affected by the storm.

# flooding - Saturday 23 December, 2017

Over 180 killed as Philippines storm triggers flash floods and mudslides
# Tropical Storm
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# Tropical Storm

Over 180 killed as Philippines storm triggers flash floods and mudslides

Dec 23rd 2017, 5:30 PM 10,984 Views 4 Comments

Tropical Storm Tembin has lashed the nation’s second-largest island of Mindanao, triggering flash floods and mudslides.

# flooding - Friday 22 December, 2017

A burst Irish Water pipe leaves family with just one bedroom to call home this Christmas
# Flooding
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# Flooding

A burst Irish Water pipe leaves family with just one bedroom to call home this Christmas

Dec 22nd 2017, 6:00 AM 16,530 Views 28 Comments

A large water mains burst at Bengal Terrace flooded 11 homes on 15 July in Limerick.

# flooding - Thursday 23 November, 2017

A pub in Co Laois flooded after heavy rain, but that didn't stop the regulars having a pint
# Mountmellick
From The Daily Edge
# Mountmellick

A pub in Co Laois flooded after heavy rain, but that didn't stop the regulars having a pint

Nov 23rd 2017, 9:02 AM 6,691 Views 2 Comments

It’ll take more than that to keep them away.

# flooding - Wednesday 22 November, 2017

Families evacuated in Laois as flooding spreads across the county
# Mountmellick
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# Mountmellick

Families evacuated in Laois as flooding spreads across the county

Nov 22nd 2017, 6:50 PM 34,858 Views 10 Comments

People have been urged to stay away from Mountmellick and Clonaslee.

# flooding - Monday 11 September, 2017

It's going to take €15 million to fix Donegal's roads after last month's flooding
# Unprecedented
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# Unprecedented

It's going to take €15 million to fix Donegal's roads after last month's flooding

Sep 11th 2017, 5:18 PM 8,996 Views 20 Comments

Donegal County Council released its estimates on the repair costs this afternoon.

# flooding - Saturday 9 September, 2017

'This and the Donegal floods go hand-in-hand': How Ireland plans to get to grips with renewable energy
# Climate Change
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# Climate Change

'This and the Donegal floods go hand-in-hand': How Ireland plans to get to grips with renewable energy

Sep 9th 2017, 6:15 AM 10,095 Views 19 Comments

A new government consultation wants feedback on how we fund sustainable energy in Ireland.

# flooding - Saturday 2 September, 2017

Trump arrives in Houston to see devastation left by Hurricane Harvey
# Flooding
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# Flooding

Trump arrives in Houston to see devastation left by Hurricane Harvey

Sep 2nd 2017, 7:45 PM 19,627 Views 66 Comments

At least 42 people have been killed and up to 50,000 homes damaged.

Rainfall warnings in place for 11 counties
# Spot Flooding
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# Spot Flooding

Rainfall warnings in place for 11 counties

Sep 2nd 2017, 12:03 PM 34,776 Views 24 Comments

Cork, Kerry and Waterford are expected to be worst affected.

# flooding - Friday 1 September, 2017

Trump to seek approval for nearly €5 billion in Hurricane Harvey relief funding
# Texas
From TheJournal.ie
# Texas

Trump to seek approval for nearly €5 billion in Hurricane Harvey relief funding

Sep 1st 2017, 12:44 PM 7,993 Views 48 Comments

The eventual cost of damage caused by Harvey could be more expensive than Hurricane Katrina relief efforts in 2005.

# flooding - Thursday 31 August, 2017

US pastor criticised for delay in opening doors of megachurch to hurricane evacuees
# HURRICANE HARVEY
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# HURRICANE HARVEY

US pastor criticised for delay in opening doors of megachurch to hurricane evacuees

Aug 31st 2017, 10:31 AM 21,169 Views 119 Comments

Joel Osteen of Lakewood Church in Houston said “the narrative we didn’t open in time is totally untrue”.

# flooding - Wednesday 30 August, 2017

Death toll in worst monsoon season in decades tops 1,200
# South Asia
From TheJournal.ie
# South Asia

Death toll in worst monsoon season in decades tops 1,200

Aug 30th 2017, 10:50 PM 13,883 Views 14 Comments

At least five people, including two children, have been killed in Mumbai since yesterday.

# flooding - Tuesday 29 August, 2017

President Trump prepares to visit Texas as Houston death toll rises
# HURRICANE HARVEY
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# HURRICANE HARVEY

President Trump prepares to visit Texas as Houston death toll rises

Aug 29th 2017, 7:54 AM 12,136 Views 20 Comments

Houston’s Mayor has defended the decision not to evacuate the city.

# flooding - Monday 28 August, 2017

Trump declares state of emergency in Louisiana as US braces for return of Hurricane Harvey
# HURRICANE HARVEY
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# HURRICANE HARVEY

Trump declares state of emergency in Louisiana as US braces for return of Hurricane Harvey

Aug 28th 2017, 9:56 PM 16,318 Views 15 Comments

The Category 4 hurricane has wreaked havoc across the gulf coast since making its landfall last Friday.

Daniel O'Donnell and Nathan Carter join forces to help raise funds after Donegal flooding
# Flood Aid
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# Flood Aid

Daniel O'Donnell and Nathan Carter join forces to help raise funds after Donegal flooding

Aug 28th 2017, 2:19 PM 16,063 Views 24 Comments

The event will take place in Letterkenny at 3pm this coming Sunday.