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There will be a significant change in the weather on Saturday night with the appearance of an unusual weather system which will see a slow moving low pressure system settle to the south of Ireland. Photograph: Dara Mac Donaill

It looks set to turn warm and very humid next week as summer arrives with thunderstorms and torrential downpours. Friday and Saturday looks to be muc(...)

The flooded car park at Toft Park behind the Galway Atlantaquaria in Salthill, Galway, during Storm Erik on Friday. Photograph: Joe O’Shaughnessy

Two ships disabled in major storm related incidents off the Irish coast on Friday are expected into port on Saturday morning. An Irish trawler and a (...)

Flood waters entered houses on Fr Griffin Road, Galway, during Storm Eleanor on Tuesday evening. Photograph: Joe O’Shaughnessy.

Roads have been closed in parts of Galway city and Salthill due to flash flooding as the first storm of 2018, Eleanor, arrived on Tuesday evening. Th(...)

Wet weather in Dublin last month.Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill / The Irish Times

Met Éireann has issued a countrywide yellow weather warning for heavy rain and possible flooding starting on Sunday. The warning comes as the afterma(...)

Heavy rain over the next 24 hours will be followed by the remnants of Hurricane Gert now crossing the Atlantic.   Photograph: Dara Mac Donaill / The Irish Times

It never rains but it pours in August. Heavy rain over the next 24 hours will be followed by the remnants of Hurricane Gert now crossing the Atlantic.(...)

 Saturday will be much warmer than recent days, bringing sunshine and higher temperatures ranging from 9-12 degrees. Photograph: Sara Freund/The Irish Times

While the remainder of Friday looks to be unsettled with a mix of sun, rain, hail and thunder, the weather for the Bank Holiday weekend looks more pr(...)

City council workers pump water from a car park in Corbally, Limerick. Photograph: PA

Flooding levels on the lower Shannon are expected to peak this morning as further rain is forecast. Rainfall values are expected to return to normal(...)

Time to dig out the woolies? Temperatures are set to fall to around freezing over the weekend, Met Eireann has said. Photograph: Bogdan Cristel/Reuters

This glorious Indian summer we are having will turn to an early winter within the next week, according to Met Éireann. Just as one of the best Septemb(...)

People walk past as waves crash onto the Coast Road in Malahide, Dublin, today. Photograph: Brian Lawless/PA Wire

A major clean-up operation was ongoing this evening after towns and seafront streets around the country were flooded after high tides and heavy rain l(...)

 Ruth O’Dea and Dirk Hüttermann from Drumcondra with their children Aoileann, Fintan and Cian  in Dublin’s Phoenix Park today. Photograph: Alan Betson/The Irish Times

There is no end in sight to the wind and rain which has caused flooding across the country, Met Éireann has warned.More heavy rain and high winds are (...)

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