Category Archives: Severe Weather

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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Dog Shelter closed until further notice

Please note that Waterford City and County Council Dog Pound, Bilberry, Waterford will be closed from today Wednesday, 28th February, 2018 until further notice. This is due to current adverse weather conditions.

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Severe Weather Update – Wednesday 28th February, 10am

SEVERE WEATHER EVENT – UPDATE Wednesday 28th February, 10am #BeastFromTheEast #StormEmma CURRENT SITUATION There has been 2-3cm of snowfall in Waterford City & County overnight with many areas experiencing more than that.    Waterford is now at “Status Orange – Snow … Continue reading

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Severe Weather Update – Tuesday 27th February, 12 noon

#BeastFromTheEast #StormEmma PREPARATIONS The Council’s Roads Department is making preparations to deal with the forecasted severe weather event which includes stocking up on our gritting salt, ensuring that our gritters and snow ploughs are fully serviceable and available, distributing salt & … Continue reading

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Severe Weather Update – Tuesday 27th February, 10am

WEATHER EVENT SEVERE – UPDATE Tuesday 27th February, 10am #BeastFromTheEast #StormEmma GETTING ALERTS We use the MapAlerter service to alert subscribers to events of note, and specifically weather alerts. Sign up to receive FREE SMS alerts at MapAlerter.com All our … Continue reading

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Weather Alert – Snow / ice warning for Waterford

National Weather Warnings issued by Met Éireann STATUS YELLOW Snow-ice Warning for Leinster, Cavan, Monaghan, Leitrim, East Cork, Tipperary and Waterford. This evening and tonight, falls of snow will give accumulations of 0 to 3 cm leading to hazardous conditions … Continue reading

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