A yellow weather warning for high winds and heavy rain has been issued for Burnham-On-Sea and Highbridge today (Friday).
The Met Office warning is in place for this evening with “persistent heavy rain” and 50mph wind gusts in the forecast for the Burnham-On-Sea area from 5pm-11pm.
“Showers and increasingly strong winds are expected. During the afternoon and evening, heavy and persistent rain will spread from the west and gales, or severe gales, will develop,” says the Met Office.
The Met Office warning states that spray and flooding on roads may make journey times longer, while sea fronts could be affected by spray and/or large waves. See the Burnham-on-Sea tide times.
The Burnham-On-Sea weather forecast sees the weather calming down over the weekend. From Saturday to Monday, there will be spells of sunshine likely on all three days in the Burnham-On-Sea area. However, it will be breezy and showers will interrupt the sunshine.