Met Office issues warning of heavy rain in the Burnham area today
Met Office has issued a yellow weather warning for heavy rain
in the Burnham-On-Sea area today (Monday).
area of low pressure moving from the south will bring a combination
of persistent and sometimes heavy rainfall, as well as strong
winds blowing from the northeast, with gusts in excess of 40 mph.
combination of rain and wind is likely to lead to unpleasant conditions
on the roads with spray and surface water, the latter perhaps
exacerbated by leaves blocking drains," said a spokesman.
of rain will fall in many parts of the warning area, with a few
places likely to catch in excess of 40mm. The yellow warning is
in place until 11pm tonight.
Motorists on local roads have been advised to take extra care