Weekday Weather Forecast – Feb. 26th – Feb. 28th

Good morning, everyone, and welcome to a very chilled start to the week. As you are no doubt aware by now, the week ahead will bring some exceptional weather, with Monday actually being the warmest day of the week. The “Siberia Special” has begun arriving, with temperatures dropping all over the place. This cold easterly…

Advance Alert – Cold Spell from Feb. 28th onward

I’ve been dropping references to it for the last few weather bulletins, but by now the information has solidified enough to warrant this advance alert. From February 28thonwards, Ireland will experience a significant and potentially prolonged cold spell. Significant amounts of snowfall are on the way as well, even Cork could be seeing 10-25 centimeters…

Weekday Weather Forecast – Feb. 23rd – Feb. 25th

Good morning, everyone. You’ve successfully managed to make it to another weekend, and the weather doesn’t look too bad. While a Low pressure area over the Atlantic is causing some disturbances at the moment, mainly in the form of wind, it will be pushed back towards Greenland over the next coming days, making room for…

Weekday Weather Forecast – Feb. 21st – Feb. 23rd

Good morning, everyone. Cork is once again living up to its reputation as a cool place, with temperatures below freezing in many parts of the county this morning. While we’ll be seeing a lot of sunshine today, there’s no doubt that a cooling trend has set in. This is helped by a strong high pressure…

Weekday Weather Forecast – Feb. 19th – Feb. 21st

Good morning, everyone. Sorry for the radio silence over the last few days, but It appears that the stress of the last 9 months is beginning to get to me. Anyway, I’m back now. And if there’s one good thing about the current situation, then it’s the fact that the current weather certainly isn’t a…

Weekday Weather Forecast – Feb. 14th – Feb. 16th

Good Morning everyone. Today’s weather forecast is brought to you from onboard the Irish Rail Intercity from Cork to Dublin. You may have noticed that the weather this morning was less than stellar. This is due to a strong occluded front attached to an equally strong North Atlantic Low that moved through Ireland overnight. The…

Weekend Weather Forecast – Feb. 9th – Feb. 11th

Good morning, and welcome to the weekend. Did you also look out the window this morning and say to yourself “snow way this is happening”? Because that’s certainly been my impression, I didn’t expect any snowfall to last that far into Friday morning. I suggest you take a good look at it, it will be…

Weekday Weather Forecast – Feb. 7th – Feb. 9th

“There’s a starman waiting in the sky He’d like to come and meet us But he thinks he’d blow our minds There’s a starman waiting in the sky He’s told us not to blow it Cause he knows it’s all worthwhile” – Starman, David Bowie Good Morning, denizens of Planet Earth! Is anyone of you…

Weekend Weather Word #10 – What the Fog?

After quite some time, I’ve finally found the time for another Weekend Weather Word. You could be forgiven for not having the foggiest idea what the topic is, even though it is pretty common here in Cork. I’m talking about fog, of course. While it is in effect just a ground-level cloud, few non-violent weather…