Storm Ciara claims second victim as man, 77, dies after slipping in icy weather

An OAP has died during Storm Ciara and is believed to be the second fatality during the severe weather conditions. The tragedy happened just before 11am today in Clydebank, West Dunbartonshire. The man, believed to be 77 years old, fell and banged his head during icy weather, it was reported. Emergency services rushed to his […]

Storm Ciara latest: Travel mayhem set to continue as gales and blizzards batter UK with three more days of extreme weather

The latest headlines in your inbox The UK is set for further gales and travel chaos as Storm Ciara continues its brutal onslaught. Blizzards, gales and up to 20cm of snow are set to fall in parts of the country, after the devastating storm lashed Britain with heavy rain and winds of up to 100mph. […]

Met Eireann issues weather warning as ‘wintry falls’ forecast this weekend

Warming and relaxing near fireplace. Stock photo Met Eireann issues weather warning as ‘wintry falls’ forecast this weekend Independent.ie Met Eireann has issued a weather warning as ‘wintry falls’ and temperatures as low as -2C are forecast for this weekend. https://www.independent.ie/irish-news/met-eireann-issues-weather-warning-as-wintry-falls-forecast-this-weekend-38778891.html https://www.independent.ie/weather/article37608230.ece/83960/AUTOCROP/h342/hotdrink3.jpg Email Met Eireann has issued a weather warning as ‘wintry falls’ and temperatures […]

Polar vortex, Midwest floods, California fires: The U.S.’s wild 2019 weather

CHICAGO (Reuters) – From a brutal polar vortex that froze much of the Midwest and East Coast in January to Hurricane Dorian that killed dozens in the Bahamas in September, Mother Nature dealt Americans a wild and deadly weather year in 2019. FILE PHOTO: A destroyed house is seen in the wake of Hurricane Dorian […]