'Bright spells' expected
Saturday looks a mainly good day with some sunny spells and very little if any showers in light winds and around 10C, according to www.carlowweather.com.
Forecaster Alan O'Reilly said: "More rain though will arrive Saturday night with showers on Sunday but mild up to 12C.
"Christmas Eve looks a little showery but also some bright spells, around 9C in light winds.
"Still some uncertainty for Christmas Day, current data shows a cloudy but mainly dry day and up to 10C."