Office warns of 70mph winds in Burnham-On-Sea area
in Burnham-On-Sea are being warned to expect high winds and stormy
seas today and on Friday (December 12th) when a winter storm sweeps
through the area.
Met Office has issued a yellow weather warning for the south west
and predicted that winds of up to 70mph will hit the area.
spokesman said: "There is the potential for gales, severe
along some coasts, and accompanied by heavy rain, to spread across
southern areas of England during the early hours of Friday, before
easing during the morning."
may reach 50 to 60 mph inland and perhaps around 70 mph in some
exposed coastal districts."
Met Office says the public should be aware of the risk of damage
to trees, disruption to travel and possibly to power supplies.