Office warns of high winds in Burnham-On-Sea area today
Met Office has issued a weather warning to expect high winds in
the Burnham-On-Sea area this afternoon (Friday).
comes as Storm Barbara moves in from the Atlantic, passing over
Scotland during the day - with strong winds forecast in our region.
short period of strong winds is expected to develop during Friday
afternoon. Gusts of around 50-60 mph are likely in places, perhaps
up to 70 mph in exposed locations. Some disruption to travel is
possible," says a Met Office spokesman.
sudden onset of strong, gusty winds, along with a short period of
heavy rainfall, has the potential to lead to difficult driving conditions
during Friday afternoon. Exposed coastal routes are likely to be
most prone to disruption."