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#Heavy Rain

# heavy-rain - Sunday 27 December, 2020

Racing at Limerick cancelled due to waterlogging
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# Bad Weather

Racing at Limerick cancelled due to waterlogging

Dec 27th 2020, 11:16 AM 2,206 Views 0 Comments

Racing at Leopardstown, however, is set to go ahead as planned today.

# heavy-rain - Sunday 5 July, 2020

Death toll rises as floods cause major flooding in southern Japan
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Death toll rises as floods cause major flooding in southern Japan

Jul 5th 2020, 2:17 PM 16,169 Views 8 Comments

The floods in Kumamoto region have caused serious damage.

# heavy-rain - Monday 25 November, 2019

At least seven dead from heavy rain in France, Italy and Greece
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At least seven dead from heavy rain in France, Italy and Greece

Nov 25th 2019, 7:25 PM 23,218 Views 12 Comments

People have been trapped in their cars and roads have been closed by the floods.

# heavy-rain - Wednesday 6 November, 2019

Boil water notice for 600,000 people in greater Dublin area to remain in place
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Boil water notice for 600,000 people in greater Dublin area to remain in place

Nov 6th 2019, 7:09 PM 24,049 Views 25 Comments

Irish Water has apologised for the inconvenience caused.

# heavy-rain - Friday 25 October, 2019

Status Yellow rainfall warning issued for six counties
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Status Yellow rainfall warning issued for six counties

Oct 25th 2019, 8:46 AM 51,964 Views 12 Comments

South-east counties could experience heavy rain and spot flooding today.

# heavy-rain - Monday 23 September, 2019

Spot flooding after heavy rainfall in some areas with more downpours forecast throughout the week
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# Unsettled

Spot flooding after heavy rainfall in some areas with more downpours forecast throughout the week

Sep 23rd 2019, 7:27 AM 19,707 Views 3 Comments

Flooding in areas of Cavan and Donegal has subsided after heavy rain yesterday evening.

# heavy-rain - Thursday 1 August, 2019

Bridge collapses in England as areas are hit by severe flooding
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Bridge collapses in England as areas are hit by severe flooding

Aug 1st 2019, 7:53 AM 37,217 Views 24 Comments

The bridge was on the route of the cycling World Championships due to be held in Yorkshire next month.

# heavy-rain - Wednesday 10 October, 2018

At least 10 people dead in flash floods on Spanish holiday island Mallorca
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At least 10 people dead in flash floods on Spanish holiday island Mallorca

Updated Oct 10th 2018, 8:28 PM 40,423 Views 4 Comments

Footage broadcast on Spanish television showed cars being swept away by raging, muddy waters, houses flooded and vehicles piled one on top of the other.

# heavy-rain - Sunday 16 September, 2018

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

# heavy-rain - Friday 17 August, 2018

Get your umbrella ready... it's going to be a wet and humid weekend
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Get your umbrella ready... it's going to be a wet and humid weekend

Aug 17th 2018, 7:29 AM 27,709 Views 11 Comments

Met Éireann says heavy rain is on its way.

# heavy-rain - Tuesday 10 July, 2018

Japan rescuers carry out house-to-house searches as floods and landslides claim 141 lives
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Japan rescuers carry out house-to-house searches as floods and landslides claim 141 lives

Jul 10th 2018, 7:25 AM 5,573 Views 1 Comment

The crisis is the deadliest rain-related disaster in over three decades in Japan.

# heavy-rain - Tuesday 8 May, 2018

Get that barbeque back in the shed because heavy rain is on the way
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Get that barbeque back in the shed because heavy rain is on the way

May 8th 2018, 7:27 AM 33,950 Views 20 Comments

The nice weather doesn’t look like coming back any time soon.

# heavy-rain - Friday 10 November, 2017

Two status yellow rainfall warnings issued for seven counties
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Two status yellow rainfall warnings issued for seven counties

Nov 10th 2017, 2:38 PM 65,976 Views 11 Comments

Both warnings are valid from 6pm this evening until 6pm tomorrow.

# heavy-rain - Thursday 21 September, 2017

'You could grow rice in the field': Scramble to clean up Ploughing site after yesterday's flooding
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# Overnight Effort

'You could grow rice in the field': Scramble to clean up Ploughing site after yesterday's flooding

Sep 21st 2017, 9:00 AM 31,244 Views 48 Comments

New carparks have been set up for the final day of the Ploughing.

# heavy-rain - Thursday 24 August, 2017

Two status yellow rainfall warnings in place for five counties
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Two status yellow rainfall warnings in place for five counties

Aug 24th 2017, 6:06 PM 63,132 Views 26 Comments

It comes after torrential rain caused significant flooding and damage to hundreds of homes across the country this week.

# heavy-rain - Tuesday 15 August, 2017

Swimming ban at Sandymount Strand due to possible pollution
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# Get Outa The Water

Swimming ban at Sandymount Strand due to possible pollution

Aug 15th 2017, 11:03 AM 11,845 Views 14 Comments

A special advisory notice has also been issued for Velvet Strand in Portmarnock.

# heavy-rain - Friday 2 June, 2017

Heavy rain forecast as we're set for a wetter, cooler bank holiday weekend
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Heavy rain forecast as we're set for a wetter, cooler bank holiday weekend

Jun 2nd 2017, 7:48 AM 29,466 Views 16 Comments

Make sure to enjoy today, as it is set to be the driest and brightest of the weekend according to Met Éireann.

# heavy-rain - Friday 12 May, 2017

Thundery downpours and risk of localised flooding for the weekend
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Thundery downpours and risk of localised flooding for the weekend

May 12th 2017, 7:28 AM 25,366 Views 14 Comments

Don’t clean the BBQ just yet.

# heavy-rain - Wednesday 22 March, 2017

Snow and ice grip the country as weather warning in place on frosty morning
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# Bitterly Cold

Snow and ice grip the country as weather warning in place on frosty morning

Mar 22nd 2017, 7:05 AM 21,568 Views 17 Comments

A status yellow warning is in place until 10am this morning.

# heavy-rain - Monday 6 February, 2017

Bring the brolly: We're going to have a very wet start to the week
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Bring the brolly: We're going to have a very wet start to the week

Feb 6th 2017, 7:11 AM 16,763 Views 5 Comments

Met Éireann has issued a Status Yellow warning for strong gusts around the country.

# heavy-rain - Friday 11 November, 2016

Showers, sunny spells and lows of just 2 degrees - mixed weather for the weekend ahead
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Showers, sunny spells and lows of just 2 degrees - mixed weather for the weekend ahead

Nov 11th 2016, 9:39 PM 12,493 Views 8 Comments

It’s sunglasses and umbrella kinda weather.

# heavy-rain - Sunday 11 September, 2016

Two elephants accidentally electrocuted in India
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Two elephants accidentally electrocuted in India

Sep 11th 2016, 2:26 PM 13,488 Views 9 Comments

Locals said the second elephant was electrocuted while trying to pull the first one away from the electricity pole.

# heavy-rain - Monday 11 April, 2016

More flooding expected for Cork after weekend rain left streets underwater
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# High Tide

More flooding expected for Cork after weekend rain left streets underwater

Apr 11th 2016, 8:20 AM 21,232 Views 24 Comments

Millions of euro in damage has been caused by flooding in recent years.

# heavy-rain - Monday 29 February, 2016

Boil water notice to stay in place for 10,000 people
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# East Cork

Boil water notice to stay in place for 10,000 people

Feb 29th 2016, 9:48 PM 11,047 Views 38 Comments

It could be a number of days before the notice is lifted.

# heavy-rain - Monday 14 September, 2015

Flooding across the country causes road damage and closures
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Flooding across the country causes road damage and closures

Sep 14th 2015, 4:40 PM 28,277 Views 14 Comments

Several roads were flooded in Galway, Kerry and Mayo.

# heavy-rain - Friday 17 October, 2014

Ireland isn't a pretty sight right now
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Ireland isn't a pretty sight right now

Oct 17th 2014, 10:57 PM 37,523 Views 40 Comments

Heavy rain predicted earlier has arrived.

# heavy-rain - Sunday 10 August, 2014

Thanks, Bertha: Weather warning remains for Leinster as tail-end of hurricane passes over
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Thanks, Bertha: Weather warning remains for Leinster as tail-end of hurricane passes over

Aug 10th 2014, 7:26 AM 31,165 Views 34 Comments

It will remain in place until 3pm. And then we can all go to the beach, yeah?

# heavy-rain - Tuesday 11 June, 2013

US Open organisers dismiss flooding fears
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# Merion Golf Club

US Open organisers dismiss flooding fears

Jun 11th 2013, 7:15 AM 1,420 Views 1 Comment

Heavy rain and thunderstorms are forecast for Thursday.

# heavy-rain - Sunday 2 June, 2013

Two missing in Austria as heavy rains force evacuations
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Two missing in Austria as heavy rains force evacuations

Jun 2nd 2013, 6:25 PM 28 Views 12 Comments

Landslides triggered by heavy rains that have forced the evacuation of at least 200 people from their homes in Austria.

# heavy-rain - Friday 22 March, 2013

The 9 at 9: Friday
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The 9 at 9: Friday

Mar 22nd 2013, 8:43 AM 10,063 Views 9 Comments

Good morning. Here are the nine stories you need to know as you start your wet and windy Friday.

# heavy-rain - Tuesday 24 April, 2012

East coast to bear the brunt of rainfall this week, Met Éireann warns
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East coast to bear the brunt of rainfall this week, Met Éireann warns

Apr 24th 2012, 10:46 AM 5,270 Views 22 Comments

Met Éireann has said that it is not clear whether the heavy rainfall expected will cause the sort of havoc wreaked by last October’s floods in Dublin.

# heavy-rain - Tuesday 29 November, 2011

Weather warning issued - more heavy rain expected
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Weather warning issued - more heavy rain expected

Nov 29th 2011, 10:37 AM 4,583 Views 6 Comments

Nice weather for ducks! Keep your wellies and brollies handy today as Met Éireann says there are more gales and up to an inch of rain on the way.

# heavy-rain - Thursday 17 November, 2011

No repeat of last month's extreme flooding says Met Éireann
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No repeat of last month's extreme flooding says Met Éireann

Nov 17th 2011, 8:15 AM 2,368 Views 2 Comments

Forecasters are confident that the heavy rain expected over the next 24 hours will not cause the kind of flooding that hit the capital last month.

# heavy-rain - Tuesday 10 August, 2010

European flash floods kill 15
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European flash floods kill 15

Aug 10th 2010, 7:30 AM 341 Views 0 Comments

As fires rage across Russia, Europe is hit by severe flash floods.