weather warning issued for Burnham area as storm heads in
severe weather warning has been issued for the South West, including
the Burnham-On-Sea area, for today (Sunday).
Met Office says torrential downpours could cause localised flooding,
and gusts of up to 50mph are expected.
'yellow alert' is in force, with heavy rain expected along with
gales, particularly later today and into Monday.
Met Office spokesperson said: "The centre of low pressure
is expected to move north across the South West on Sunday night,
leading to strong winds as it moves to the north with notably
heavy rain with the potential for some torrential downpours."
says a further 25-50mm of rain is expected through the night and
it is monitoring the storm.
the heavy rain and very strong winds have the potential to cause
localised disruption. However, there remains a large amount of
uncertainty at present in the detail of where the heaviest rainfall
is likely to be."