warning of heavy rain raises flooding risk in Burnham area
heavy rain is set to sweep across the Burnham-On-Sea area during
Wednesday and Thursday, leading a new weather warning being issued
by the Met Office.
predict a further 20-40 mm of rain is likely to fall, leading
to an increased risk of more flooding.
yellow warning has been issued for the south west, including the
active frontal system will move eastwards across the UK during
Wednesday, bringing a period of heavy rain to south western parts
during the morning before a second wave of heavy rain during the
Met Office says further rainfall is expected on Thursday and at
"This additional rainfall means that the public should be
prepared for an increased risk of both surface water and river
mild, wet weather has swept away remaining hopes of a 'white Christmas'
but there is still a chance of a wintry end to the festive period
with some forecasters preducting a cold snap over New Year.