Hurricane Oscar to miss Carlow but 'other systems' next weekend could bring stormy weather

A wet and windy Saturday is likely

Darren Hassett


Darren Hassett


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The projected path of Hurricane Oscar (Source: Carlow Weather)

For those worried about the remnants of Hurricane Oscar, forecaster Alan O'Reilly has said that the models show its center staying out Northwest of Ireland but "still a wet and windy Saturday is likely with much milder weather too".

However, he added that "other systems may arrive next weekend that could bring stormy weather". 

There was a low of -2.8c at a weather station in Carlow on Monday night as the cold snap continued, according to

The latest information shows a chance of some showers on Halloween evening for trick or treat time on Wednesday evening.