Forecast model predicts Carlow could be hit by up to 20mm of rainfall by end of the week

It comes off the back of some dry weather in Carlow

Darren Hassett


Darren Hassett


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Weather model predicts 10-20mm of rainfall in Carlow on October 6 (Source:

Weather models are showing a risk of some heavy rain this coming Friday and Saturday, according to

It comes after a very dry week just past with many areas seeing less than 2mm and Soil Moisture Deficit still above 40mm in some Eastern areas with the River Slaney back down to very low levels in Tullow. 

According to Carlow Weather, one model is predicting between 10 and possibly 20mm of rainfall in Carlow on Friday night.