Office issues yellow warning of heavy rainfall today
and persistent rain could cause flooding in the Burnham-On-Sea
area today (Tuesday, May 14th), forecasters have warned.
Met Office has issued a yellow warning of heavy rain across the
region between 8am and midnight.
developing small-scale low pressure system is expected to run
northeastwards across southern areas of England during Tuesday
and Tuesday night when an arc of heavy and persistent rain is
expected to form on the northern and western flank, with anything
from 20 to 60 mm falling in the space of 6 to 12 hours,"
said a Met Office spokesman.
public should be aware that the persistent and often heavy rainfall
spreading from the southwest has the potential to cause some difficult
water flooding is likely on stretches of the road network, and
in places strong winds will lead to considerable spray."