Sunny September morning in Balbriggan…

0 September 2, 2017

With a status yellow weather warning in effect for this evening and tonight and expected rainfall of between 20 to 40 mm, the sun was shining on Balbriggan beach this morning.   We even spotted some swimmers who didn’t seem to be in a hurry out of the water.  The shorter evenings (more…)


Met Éireann issues nationwide thunder warning

0 August 22, 2017

Met Éireann has issued a nationwide thunder warning for  this afternoon and evening as thunder is expected to hit the entire country.  The status orange alert comes into force at 12 noon today and is in place until 11pm.  There will be widespread showers, with heavy thundery downpours (more…)

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The calm before the storm…

0 August 19, 2017

With weather warnings in place for tomorrow as Hurricane Gert is due to make landfall things couldn’t have looked calmer at Balbriggan harbour and beach this morning.  Hurricane Gert is expected to bring spells of heavy thundery downpours with potential accumulations of 30 to 50mm.  (more…)


Severe Weather Alert Issued

0 August 18, 2017

The following Weather Advisory has been issued by Met Eireann at 13:00 hours Friday, 18-Aug-2017 Warm, humid conditions expected to develop on Sunday and lasting into the early days of next week will bring spells of heavy rain and the risk of local flooding. Details uncertain at this stage but (more…)


Flash floods and rainbows in Balbriggan

0 July 20, 2017

The weather has certainly thrown everything at us today, from sunshine to torrential downpours,thunder and lightening, hailstones and to top it all of a double rainbow could be seen from all over the town.   Although it hasn’t rained for some time it would certainly appear that all (more…)


Balbriggan Beach & Harbour at high tide today!

0 June 24, 2017

Popped down to Balbriggan harbour and beach at high tide today and the place was looking very well.  The beach was nearly deserted with the exception of a lone dog walker.   We are so lucky to have such a fantastic amenity on our doorstep and as we all enjoy the beach throughout (more…)


☀ Warm weather warning in place!

0 June 21, 2017

A status yellow warning has been issued for parts of the east coast for Wednesday afternoon. Temperatures of up to 28C are forecast for parts of counties Dublin, Carlow, Kildare, Wicklow and Meath. The warning will be in effect from midday until 6pm on Wednesday evening. Ireland has (more…)