Category Archives: Severe Weather

Severe Weather Update – Saturday 3rd March, 4pm

Waterford City and County Council is beginning to work towards recovery following the severe weather which was experienced in the City and County over the past week. This snow storm is the most severe experienced in Waterford since 1962 with falls well … Continue reading

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Severe Weather Update – Saturday 3rd March, 2pm

The Council has crews deployed working on roads throughout the City and County and will continue to do so over the coming days. The roads below are currently passable with extreme caution and care and we will update further progress … Continue reading

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Severe Weather Update – Saturday 3rd March, 9am

Waterford City and County Council convened a meeting of the Severe Weather Management team on 03.03.2018 at 8:30am and the situation is as follows; The Roads Crews are prioritising the ongoing clearing of the national primary routes; the N25 is … Continue reading

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Severe Weather Update – Friday 2nd March, 5:45pm

A “Status Orange (Snow and Ice)” warning is now in effect for #Waterford until 9am tomorrow morning (Saturday 3rd). However, a “Status Red (Snow and Ice)” warning remains for counties Kilkenny and Wexford for the same time period and weather … Continue reading

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Severe Weather Update – Friday 2nd March, 9:45am

SEVERE WEATHER EVENT – UPDATE Friday 2nd March, 9:45am #BeastFromTheEast #StormEmma SEVERE WEATHER MANAGEMENT TEAM The SWMT met again this morning by conference call, and will remain in contact throughout the next 12-24 hours.  Further updates will issue throughout the … Continue reading

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Severe Weather Update – Thursday 1st March, 3pm

SEVERE WEATHER EVENT – UPDATE Thursday 1st March, 15:00pm #BeastFromTheEast #StormEmma SEVERE WEATHER MANAGEMENT TEAM The team met again today at 2pm and will be in contact throughout the next 12 hours. CURRENT SITUATION Snowfall persists throughout Waterford this afternoon.  Snow … Continue reading

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Severe Weather Update – Thursday 1st March, 11:15am

SEVERE WEATHER EVENT – UPDATE Thursday 1st March, 11:15am #BeastFromTheEast #StormEmma CURRENT SITUATION There has been heavy snowfall overnight, with many areas of Waterford experiencing heavier falls and accumulations.  Snowfall has been persistent throughout the morning.  Snow and ice persists … Continue reading

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Status Red (Snow & Ice) warning extended nationwide

Met Éireann have now extended the “Status Red (Snow & Ice)” warning extended nationwide.   That advisory is valid from now until to Friday 02 March 2018 at 3pm. Approx. 2-3cm of snow has accumulated in Waterford overnight and in line with … Continue reading

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Severe Weather Update – Wednesday 28th February, 3:30pm

SEVERE WEATHER EVENT – UPDATE Wednesday 28th February, 3:30pm #BeastFromTheEast #StormEmma CURRENT SITUATION There has been continued flurries of snow throughout the day, with many areas experiencing heavier falls and accumulations. A “Status Red“ weather alert for Munster has now … Continue reading

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