area warned of heavy rain by Met Office forecasters
in the Burnham-On-Sea area have been warned to expect more heavy
rain and winds on Monday (November 21st) which will create difficult
driving conditions and potential localised flooding.
Met Office has issued a yellow warning for the Burnham area, as
a front of heavy, persistent rain moves in from the Atlantic.
20-30 mm of rain may fall, with as much as 40-60 mm possible locally
through the whole of Monday, say forecasters.
northeasterly winds will also develop for a time giving gusts of
Page, a Chief Meteorologist at the Met Office, said: "Following
periods of heavy rain, a further broad area of heavy, persistent
rain will extend across southwestern England on Monday."
20-30 mm of rain is expected to fall in a three to six-hour period
in places, with as much as 40-60 mm possible locally through the
whole of Monday. The ground has been left very wet from Saturday
night's rain and this increases the risk of further flooding."
band of rain affecting parts of southern England and Wales on Monday
will extend to northern England later on Monday and into Tuesday