Category Archives: Severe Weather

Storm Brendan Joint Statement by Waterford City and County Council & An Garda Síochána

The Crisis Management Team have been in liaison since yesterday (January 12th) to assess the response by the relevant agencies to Storm Brendan. Waterford is subject to an Orange wind warning issued by Met Éireann valid from 08.00am to 15.00pm … Continue reading

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Stay safe during Storm Brendan

Waterford is currently under an Orange Warning for Wind, as Storm Brendan hits the country.  Met Éireann have issued the following forecast for the period 8am-3pm today, Monday 13th January. As Storm Brendan tracks to the northwest of Ireland, southerly … Continue reading

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Storm Lorenzo – weather advisory

Ahead of Storm Lorenzo, there is a Yellow warning in place for Waterford from 9am on Thursday to 6am on Friday. Waterford City and County  Council have arrangements in place to close the promenade in Tramore during this time and … Continue reading

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Severe Weather Management Team meet ahead of Storm Lorenzo

STORM #LORENZO The Severe Weather Management Team in #Waterford met this morning to ensure preparedness and are reviewing ongoing updates from the National Directorate for Fire & Emergency Management Severe Weather Assessment Team. Further updates to follow.

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Bathing Water Prohibitions x3 – Councillor’s, Ardmore, Kilmurrin

A temporary DO NOT SWIM notice is currently in place at the following 3 Waterford beaches, until further notice: COUNCILLORS STRAND, DUNMORE KILMURRIN COVE ARDMORE STRAND This is due to high bacterial counts detected earlier this week, following heavy rain. … Continue reading

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Bathing Water Prohibitions x2

A temporary DO NOT SWIM notice is currently in place at COUNCILLORS STRAND, DUNMORE and KILMURRIN COVE. This is due to high bacterial counts detected earlier this week, following heavy rain. Further advice will be issued when retest results become … Continue reading

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Road Safety Alert: Orange and Yellow Weather Warnings for Storm Erik

The Road Safety Authority (RSA), is asking road users to exercise caution while using the roads as Met Éireann have issued Orange and Yellow weather warnings for strong winds. An Orange weather warning is in place for Mayo and Galway … Continue reading

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Waterford Cold Weather Initiative

Responding to Rough Sleeping during Cold Weather Given the demands on current emergency homeless services and the growing waiting list to access services and the Rough Sleeper Units, an additional Cold Weather Initiative (CWI) is open in Waterford City. The … Continue reading

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Waterford Cold Weather Initiative

Responding to Rough Sleeping during Cold Weather Given the demands on current emergency homeless services and the growing waiting list to access services and the Rough Sleeper Units, an additional Cold Weather Initiative (CWI) is open in Waterford City. The … Continue reading

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