warning for heavy rain issued for Burnham area this week
in the Burnham-On-Sea area have been warned to expect heavy rain
on Thursday and Friday this week.
Met Office has issued a yellow warning for disruptive weather
as a developing area of rain is expected to reach the south of
England early on Thursday morning, before pushing north across
much of southern UK during the day.
rainfall is likely to be heavy and thundery at times, with the
potential for torrential downpours in places," says the Met
public should be aware of a significant risk of very localised
disruption to travel due to surface water flooding. Lightning
may be an additional hazard."
Chief Forecaster added: "With very warm air entrained into
the system, locally heavy and thundery rain is likely to develop
as the system pushes across parts of England and Wales. 15 to
30 mm of rain is possible in in 6 to 12 hours, with as much as
50 mm possible very locally by the end of Thursday."
development of this system is very complex, and uncertainty in
the details of this event is relatively high."