Office warns of gales, heavy rain and snow for Burnham area
in the Burnham-On-Sea area have been warned to expect a week of
stormy winter weather with strong winds, heavy rain and even a
chance of some sleet and snow.
snow could fall in the Burnham-On-Sea area on Tuesday night and
next weekend as the Met Office issues a severe weather warning
for gales of up to 75mph on Wednesday.
Met Office have issued a yellow warning for the South West region
on Wednesday with a warning that heavy rain and winds could cause
gales or severe gales are expected to develop. with gusts of up
to 75mph on coasts.
deepening area of low pressure is expected to track across the
north of the UK during Wednesday and into Thursday," says
the Met Office.
spell of heavy rainfall is expected across many parts of western
and southern England and Wales in association with this system,
lasting from Wednesday afternoon until Thursday morning, when
clearer, colder weather is expected to spread southeast."
have been asked to be aware of the risk of localised disruption
to transport and power supplies. Next weekend could see bitterly
cold weather introducing wintry showers in the area.
Stormy sea conditions in Burnham and, above, a dusting of snow
at Burnham's St Andrew's Church could be possible this week