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August Floods bring Balbriggan to a standstill!

0 August 10, 2019

After continuous heavy rain last night and today many roads in Balbriggan were flooded. On the southside of the town, outside Wavin on the R132 motorists took caution as they passed the flooded road however at the other end of the town outside the Cardy Rock estate one motorist and a (more…)

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Be sun smart this summer

0 July 23, 2019

We all know that sunburn is harmful to our skin, but did you know that getting sunburnt as a child increases the risk of skin cancer in later life? At any age, spending time in the sun exposes your skin to ultra violet radiation (UV rays), which can damage your skin and lead to skin cancer. The good (more…)

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Enjoying the sunshine in Balbriggan

0 June 28, 2019

The weather this week certainly took a turn for the better this week and many people enjoyed the fantastic amenity which is on our doorstep here in Balbriggan, our beautiful beach.  Unfortunately, Friday evening and the clouds have appeared. The weather over the weekend is looking more (more…)

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Enjoying the Easter sunshine in Balbriggan

0 April 22, 2019

Another glorious day and another great day to get down to the beach and enjoy the fab weather.  The young teenagers took to the water in great numbers as they jumped off the end of the pier. Families with young children enjoyed the safety of the beach and on the pier people fished in the (more…)

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A beautiful sunny Easter weekend in Balbriggan

0 April 21, 2019

It was great to see so many people out and about enjoying the lovely sunshine over the weekend.  While the weekend is not over yet, the good weather looks set to continue.  Here in Balbriggan we are lucky to have some lovely parks, a fantastic beach so if your out enjoying these lovely amenities (more…)

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Storm Diana to bring gale force winds

0 November 27, 2018

Gale force winds associated with Storm Diana will hit Ireland on Wednesday bringing south to southwest winds of 55 to 65 km per hour that will gust 90 to 110 km per hour.  Storm Diana will also bring widespread rain and gales as tail-end of Storm Diana is due.  AA Roadwatch and the Road Safety (more…)

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Sunny November morning in Balbriggan

0 November 11, 2018

November certainly seems to be throwing everything at us when it comes to the weather and this morning the sun was shining on a beautiful autumn morning in Balbriggan.  It was great to see so many people out and about enjoying a walk  and it looks like there will be plenty of opportunity to (more…)

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A beautiful sunny October day in Balbriggan…

0 October 14, 2018

Only one thing is certain with the Irish weather, it’s guaranteed to be unpredictable. After a day of rain yesterday (19.1mm of rain recorded at Dublin Airport) today couldn’t have been more different. Blue skies were the order of the day with the sunshine making a welcome return. There’s one (more…)

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Severe Weather Warning for Wind for Fingal

0 October 10, 2018

Alert message from Met Eireann: Strong southeast, veering southwest, winds associated with Storm Callum, coinciding with high spring tides will affect Ireland on Thursday night and Friday morning. Winds will be strongest overnight and early on Friday, gusting between 110 and 130 (more…)