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A walker enjoys the snow in the mountains near Killakee, to the south east of Dublin. Photograph : Niall Carson/PA Wire

There will be showers of hail, sleet and snow across the country this week with the possibility of “significant accumulations” on Tuesday evening and (...)

Couples look out to sea  in Chichester, England, on Monday. Photograph:  Jack Taylor/Getty Images

The Met Office has issued a heatwave warning and advised people in Britain to stay out of the sun for the rest of the week, as it confirmed that Monda(...)

A cormorant flies over the South Wall as storm Ophelia builds off the east coast earlier this year. File photograph: Cyril Byrne

Storm Dylan is set to pass across Ireland on Saturday night and Sunday morning bringing strong winds, with Connacht and Ulster expected to be worst af(...)

Hurricane Ophelia may hit Ireland in Monday. Photograph: Eric Luke

Met Éireann has warned that storm-force winds, heavy rain, and very high sea levels may be on the way on Monday as the remnants of Hurricane Ophelia h(...)

Tropical Storm PJ and Hurricane Aoife? Photograph:  NOAA via Getty Images

Members of the public are to be given the opportunity to name storms affecting Ireland and Britain, the UK and Ireland. Met Eireann is teaming up with(...)

Handout photo showing snow at Liverpool’s John Lennon Airport. Photograph via twitter

Wild and wintry weather has swept the UK, with travellers left stranded as heavy snow covered roads and forced two airports to close.Many motorists si(...)

Road travel in parts of Northern Ireland has been disrupted by debris, fallen trees and flooding. Photograph: PA

The severe weather left around 5,000 homes and businesses without power across Northern Ireland. Ferry sailings were cancelled, roads and motorways bl(...)