Office warns of flood risk in
Burnham area as
heavy rain sweeps in
rain and strong winds could cause flooding and travel disruption
in the Burnham-On-Sea area over the next few days, forecasters
Met Office has issued a yellow warning of heavy rain across the
area of heavy rain and strong winds is expected to cross the region,
bringing some locally large rainfall accumulations. Following
previous wet weather, this is likely to lead to some localised
flooding," a Met Office spokesman told Burnham-On-Sea.com.
public should be aware of the potential for disruption from flooding."
warning comes as several deep low pressure systems move across
the Atlantic, arriving into western parts of the country.
mild air and strong winds, some large rainfall totals are possible
over southwest England."
have advised motorists to take extra care in the wet conditions.
weather is forecast to sweep through the Burnham area in the days
leading up to Christmas Day, the Met Office says.