Updated July 9th: it went a little higher today – 32C – photo from the Reens Pharmacy facebook page
Gordon Horgan took this photo of Clara Mountain from St.John’s Well in the last few days while everything was under snow. RTÉ have put it into their Winter Weather photo gallery. Its number 17 on the list of pictures – here is the link http://www.rte.ie/news/galleries/2013/0121/363725-winter-weather/
Well there went our summer! Listening to Radio 1 this morning, weatherman Gerard Fleming forecast about 100mm of rain up to tomorrow (friday) afternoon on the Cork / Kerry border. We had about 30mm last night, so we’ve a bit to go yet, and add in some high winds tonight too … but it seems to be just coming and coming! To put it into perspective, in the very bad flooding in June 2009, we got 92mm, though in the space of a few hours.
All the same, look the video below which might give you a laugh, and make you forget about it … for a short while 😉 … [read more …] “She’d be a lovely little country if you could only roof it!”
Congratulations to Geraldine Dennehy on her picture taken across the road from her house. A scene that greeted her from her kitchen window last winter! RTE weather will feature the different pictures that made it to the final over the coming weeks. [read more …] “Heavy Clouds in Ballydaly – in the final of the RTE weather competition”
Thankfully weather forcasters indicate that while we have very cold temperatures at the moment it is totally unlike the arctic conditions we all experienced last Christmas. It is to become milder during next week. Here we share some images taken at [read more …] “There’s a Brrrrrr in the Air over Millstreet Today….It’s no (Snow) Joke!”