Met Eireann has issued a weather warning for high temperatures.
The announcement was made by Taoiseach Leo Varadkar shortly before 3 o'clock.
The future of St Patrick's Centre in Kilkenny and overnight respite services for Carlow/Kilkenny will also be discussed.
Local politicians have said today that people have to come first.
The meeting takes place from 8.30pm in the Parish Hall.
The soldiers are drawn from all over the country
Gardai say the truck driver aged in his early 60's was pronounced dead at the scene.
Natasha had been seen in Kilkenny City yesterday
That road is still closed and is expected to remain closed for another while.
It happened at about 2 o'clock.