A weather warning for the county has just lifted
Temperatures dropped as low as -0.9 Degrees Celsius in Kilkenny this morning, according to www.kilkennyweather.com.
Met Eireann had issued a Status Orange severe weather alert (low temperatures) for Kilkenny last night and this morning.
The forecaster predicted lowest temperatures falling to between -4 and -6 degrees away from southern and eastern coasts.
The weather alert lifted at 10am this morning.