The spate of winter storms that swept across the country over the last three months has set new records for rain, wind and waves.
A pensioner suffering from pneumonia, an arthritis sufferer and another pensioner who has just buried his son are among the forgotten victims of the recent storm in Limerick.
Met Eireann says an Orange flood warning is in place for the whole country as another Atlantic storm is set to hit Ireland today.
Transport links and power supplies across the country are facing major disruption, because of the hurricane-force winds today.
Met Éireann says it has received reports of a small tornado in Co Roscommon as stormy weather conditions continue to affect the country, leaving thousands without power.
Met Éireann has said that high winds are set to continue for much of the day after the agency issued a red alert - its most serious weather warning - forcCounties Cork and Kerry.
Southern Britain is braced for a “Wild Wednesday” of severe storms and rising water levels, with no prospect of an end to the misery in sight.
Met Éireann issued a series of weather warnings last night, including a "Status Red" wind warning for Cork and Kerry.
An orange weather alert is in place this morning warning of snow and ice in Donegal.
An Orange weather warning remains in place for the entire country this evening.
Limerick City and County Council said today that its outdoor staff and emergency crews are on standby to deal with any flooding incidents.
Met Éireann has issued a national weather alert, warning of very strong winds, driving rain and the possibility of floods.
Clare County Council has issued a flood and storm warning for the entire county in advance of severe weather conditions that are expected during the next few days.
We're all facing a wet and stormy weekend, with the bad weather possibly lasting into next week.
A yellow weather warning remains in place across the country this morning.
The Environment Minister Phil Hogan has said it is expected the cost of the recent storm damage could reach around €65m.
The Government is giving councils and local authorities around the country four weeks to count the exact cost of the recent storm damage.
Irish MEPs have requested funding from the EU Solidarity Fund to help repair damage caused by superstorm Christine.