Amber thunderstorm warning issued

Published: 14 October 2019

An area of thunderstorms and heavy rain may bring travel disruption.

 What to expect

  • Spray and sudden flooding probably leading to difficult driving conditions and some road closures 
  • Where flooding or lightning strikes occur, delays and some cancellations to train and bus services are likely 
  • Power cuts likely to occur and other services to some homes and businesses could be lost 
  • Flooding of homes and businesses is likely and could happen quickly, with damage to some buildings from floodwater, lightning strikes, hail or strong winds