Office warns of further heavy rain and strong winds this evening
heavy rain and strong winds will sweep into the Burnham-On-Sea
area later today (Sunday), prompting another warning from the
yellow warning has been issued of heavy rain and gusty winds overnight
active Atlantic frontal system is expected to swing eastwards
on Sunday night and Monday morning. A combination of strong winds
and very moist air will give locally significant rainfall accumulations,"
said a Met Office spokesman.
totals are expected to be widely 15 to 30 mm, but as much as 40
to 50 mm over south facing coasts and hills."
ground already saturated over much of this region, the public
should be aware of the risk of further local flooding. Gales will
accompany this rain."