Gerald Fleming made his last broadcast as the 'winking weatherman' in 2008 but it wasn't until November 2017 that he retired as Met Éireann's Head of Forecasting.

The winking weatherman is back - with a serious climate warning

Three months later, RTÉ's weather forecasts became something of a national obsession. The Beast from the East, a rare weather combination that effectively brought the country to a standstill, saw Met Éireann's broadcast output move front and centre in the TV … [+5390 chars]

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