Snow

Keeping the show on the road during severe wintry conditions

Keeping the show on the road during severe wintry conditions

With Status Yellow snow-ice and wind warnings currently in effect, it’s fair to say that this week is being dominated...

February 11, 2021

RSA: Take extra care on roads amid wind and snow warnings

RSA: Take extra care on roads amid wind and snow warnings

The Road Safety Authority (RSA) is advising all road users to take extra care when using the roads for the...

February 11, 2021

Met Éireann issues snow and ice warning for eastern counties

Met Éireann issues snow and ice warning for eastern counties

After much talk in recent days about the coming cold spell, Met Éireann has now issued a Status Yellow snow...

February 8, 2021

Status Yellow snow/ice warning issued for three counties

Status Yellow snow/ice warning issued for three counties

A Status Yellow snow and ice warning has been issued for counties Louth, Cavan and Monaghan. Valid from 5:00am on...

December 30, 2020

Snow and ice warning issued for 13 counties

Snow and ice warning issued for 13 counties

Met Éireann has issued a Status Yellow snow and ice warning for 13 counties in the south, midlands, southeast and...

December 29, 2020

Snow-ice warning issued for 5 counties with accumulations in areas

Snow-ice warning issued for 5 counties with accumulations in areas

Met Éireann has issued a Status Yellow snow-ice warning for five counties, warning of icy stretches and accumulations of snow...

December 3, 2020

Cold and changeable weather in store this week

Cold and changeable weather in store this week

This week is set to be cold, very unsettled and changeable with showers or longer spells of heavy rain and...

March 4, 2019

Temperatures set to nosedive to -6° tonight – Met Eireann

Temperatures set to nosedive to -6° tonight – Met Eireann

The cold snap engulfing the country is set to continue, with temperatures plummeting to lows of -6° tonight – and...

January 31, 2019

5-day snow-ice warning issued for the country

5-day snow-ice warning issued for the country

Met Eireann has issued a Status Yellow snow-ice warning for the country with accumulations of snow expected in places. Issuing...

January 28, 2019

Wind warning for south – with first snow of 2019 forecast

Wind warning for south – with first snow of 2019 forecast

Met Eireann has issued a Status Yellow wind warning for two southern counties, while there is also a possibility of...

January 16, 2019

Video: Cows trek through trenches of snow for milking

Video: Cows trek through trenches of snow for milking

While conditions in this part of the world remain relatively mild and warm for the time of the year, continental...

January 8, 2019

200 experienced tractor drivers required for airport stand-by work

200 experienced tractor drivers required for airport stand-by work

Tractor drivers and machinery are now being enlisted for this winter’s snow-clearing operation at Dublin Airport. The company in charge...

September 18, 2018

Contractors were the unsung heroes of the ‘big freeze’

Contractors were the unsung heroes of the ‘big freeze’

Hats off to all those farm contractors who did a truly heroic job in helping to keep Ireland’s rural road...

March 17, 2018

Pics: South-east still snow-covered as today brings a mix of sun and showers

Pics: South-east still snow-covered as today brings a mix of sun and showers

The south-east of the country – including counties Wicklow and Wexford – remains under a blanket of snow as a...

March 7, 2018

Watch: Storm and snow prove no obstacle to these newly-weds

Watch: Storm and snow prove no obstacle to these newly-weds

The chaotic conditions and substantial snow of last week proved to be a severe challenge for everyone – with the...

March 7, 2018

Revenue to take ‘Beast’ into account for those with cashflow tax concerns

Revenue to take ‘Beast’ into account for those with cashflow tax concerns

Farmers and workers who could face problems paying tax on time due to cashflow difficulties caused by the ‘Beast from...

March 6, 2018

The joy of seeing the milk lorry pulling in the gate

The joy of seeing the milk lorry pulling in the gate

One farm family in the midlands breathed a sigh of relief yesterday evening following the arrival of a Glanbia milk...

March 5, 2018

Taoiseach thanks farmers and contractors for tackling the worst of Storm Emma

Taoiseach thanks farmers and contractors for tackling the worst of Storm Emma

An Taoiseach Leo Varadkar thanked farm contractors, alongside farmers, for their efforts in clearing transport routes and assisting public services...

March 5, 2018