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2 minutes ago, Boro Snow said:

I cannot believe how dark it is here 

As I said a few minutes ago, it's so eerie. It feels almost like the last moments before an eclipse, I cannot find any other way to describe it.

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Whilst many of you worry about Ophelia’s wind and rain, here in the south east it feels strangely tropical for other reasons 

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Would it be possible to post the link to the webcam Fiona.

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1 minute ago, Darandio said:

As I said a few minutes ago, it's so eerie. It feels almost like the last moments before an eclipse, I cannot find any other way to describe it.

I wonder if it is to do with high humidity at all levels scattering light ?

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Just now, Polar Maritime said:

Would it be possible to post the link to the webcam Fiona.

I assume it's this one? 

 

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1 minute ago, Polar Maritime said:

Would it be possible to post the link to the webcam Fiona.

 

They're streaming live on The Tube of You

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All quiet in northumberland.  according to the models we get it tonight.

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Not a breath of air currently. I can hear the low "roar" of the rain outside though depicting its heaviness, which is quite relaxing

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Feeling very muggy here in County Louth, Leinster, east coast of Ireland. Residents living in the Irish midlands should be staying indoors, possible sting jet later.

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21.6C already at Capel Curig at 0900, which nestles in a valley in Snowdonia. Guess there must be some fohn effect going on there.

 

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28 minutes ago, Fiona Robertson said:

Yup and here it's yellow and pouring with rain. Why is it yellow?

Yellow here in ayrshire too  and slow vertical rain

 

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Just now, Insert Name Here said:

Yellow here in ayrshire too  and slow vertical rain

 

I'm so glad you posted that. I was beginning to think I was losing my mind. Btw, the sun is out in Waterford.

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7 minutes ago, Nick F said:

21.6C already at Capel Curig at 0900, which nestles in a valley in Snowdonia. Guess there must be some fohn effect going on there.

 

Yes  I noticed it was 22C further south from there a bit earlier. Mind it was 20.5C here

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I recommend you all to watch this live feed: 

 

You can really see the wind now. Its one of the good live cams, unfortunately there aren't as many.

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3 hours ago, Surrey said:

Really does feel like a warm summers morning, so still and humid 

I rode the horse this morning in a vest top.. it was ridiculously warm. 17 degrees. While Ireland is getting a battering we are left in tropical air.. 

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2 minutes ago, BREIFMAN11 said:

I recommend you all to watch this live feed: 

 

You can really see the wind now. Its one of the good live cams, unfortunately there aren't as many.

I was trying to find one on the coast. It must be coming up to peak winds in places like Dungarvan.

 

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MetO site seems to be having difficulties(maybe updating). Volume of traffic must be huge today

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Reports lots of power outages now coming in quotes like the below are growing on boards.ie

Im in West Cork and I don't think I have was ever seen stronger wind, and I dont know if it has fully reached us. Electricity gone

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