Explosive cyclogenesis (weather bomb) ?
The North Atlantic low pressure system seems to meet the criteria
as the central pressure decreases by 26 hPa in 24 hours.
We'll monitor it in the coming days.
Although the latest ECMWF's run is "smoothing" the situation (15 hPa/24 hrs)
the Irish Met. Service issued an "orange" weather warning and named the storm "Fionn".
MetOffice is expecting impacts to be below warning limits for the UK
We'll monitor the situation by weather radars, here
Yes, the conditions should be much lighter compared to what was forecasted beginning of this week.