Category Archives: Severe Weather

Flooding Updates – 9/3/2022

Latest report  reports of localised flooding on the following roads, due to high intensity rainfall: 1550 hrs ORANGE level rain warning from Met Éireann.  Heavy falls of rain will continue with surface flooding and poor driving conditions. 1530 hrs Spot … Continue reading

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Storm Franklin updates (21st Feb 2022)

Weather advisories and updates/disruptions to services, roads, trees etc. will be posted here as we are made aware of them.  Please call 0818 10 20 20 or email contact@waterfordcouncil.ie to report damage/flooding/debris etc.   8.30am: Tree fallen at L7084 Tikincor. … Continue reading

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Storm EUNICE – Latest Updates

: Weather advisories and updates/disruptions to services, roads, trees etc. will be posted here as we are made aware of them.  Please call 0818 10 20 20 or email contact@waterfordcouncil.ie to report damage/flooding/debris etc.   [ Friday February 18th, 2022] … Continue reading

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Storms Dudley and Eunice

A nationwide Status Yellow Wind Warning has been issued as Storm Dudley approaches.  The warning will be in place until midday tomorrow (Thursday, February 17th).  Storm Dudley is the first of two storm systems over Ireland this week. Waterford City and … Continue reading

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Road Safety Alert – Orange and Yellow Weather Warnings Issued for Storm Dudley

Monday 14 February 2022. The Road Safety Authority (RSA) is asking road users to exercise caution while using the roads over the next few days as Met Eireann has issued Orange and Yellow weather warnings for strong winds. An Orange … Continue reading

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Irish Water appeal to homes and businesses to take steps to prepare for freezing weather and to conserve water

Irish Water and Local Authorities are asking homes and businesses to take some simple steps to avoid damage to their pipes and help conserve water during the cold weather. Freezing conditions can lead to a higher than normal volume of … Continue reading

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Storm Barra (8-12-21) Ongoing Updates

#StormBarra – see http://www.mapalerter.ie/waterford for more Waterford City and County Council wishes to advise of the following severe weather events and clear-ups in Waterford City and County.  Our crews have been working to clear debris and trees since first light.   … Continue reading

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Storm Barra – Waterford City and County Council

With a Status Orange Weather Warning in place in Waterford until 06:00 Wednesday, December 8th, Waterford City and County Council continues to advise people not to travel and to avoid coastal areas. Throughout the day Waterford City and County Council … Continue reading

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Storm Barra (7-12-21) Ongoing Updates

#StormBarra – see http://www.mapalerter.ie/waterford for more Waterford City and County Council wishes to advise of the following (additional) severe weather events in Waterford City and County. 8.45pm Reports of a fallen tree on the Bog Road, going towards Brickey Rangers … Continue reading

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