The Midland Weather Channel says autumn has ideal conditions for storms to make it to Ireland.
Uncertainty remains surrounding the possible path of Hurricane Lorenzo as it travels towards Ireland.
Lorenzo is the strongest ever recorded storm in the east Atlantic.
It comes 12 months after Storm Ali severely disrupted the National Ploughing Championships in Tullamore.
Cathal Nolan from the Midland Weather Channel says autumn has the ideal conditions for storms to make it across to Ireland: