A local resident has sent it pictures of 7ft snow drifts and impassable roads in Castlewarren.
The Status Red snow and ice warning is in effect until 6pm this evening.
Thanks to Suzie Whyte and Margaret Kennedy for the photos.
First round of ploughing & salting almost complete on main routes except for roads from Ballyragget to Castlecomer & Mullinavat to Listerlin.— Kilkenny Council (@KilkennyNotices) March 2, 2018
The public should note that it is still snowing heavily in Kilkenny with reports of significant falls throughout the County #StormEmma