Office warns of heavy rain and gales for Burnham area today
Met Office has issued a yellow warning for heavy rain and strong
winds today (Saturday, February 6th) in the Burnham-On-Sea area.
spell of persistent rain, heavy at times, accompanied by windy
conditions, will affect the Burnham area through the day, raising
the risk of potential flooding.
mm of rain is expected to fall quite widely across the area with
50-70 mm in some parts of the region.
Met Office says southerly gales or severe gales are expected with
gusts of 40-50 mph inland and locally 65 mph over higher ground
this rain will be falling on near-saturated ground, please be
aware of the risk of localised flooding and perhaps some disruption
to travel," says a spokesman.