Menu

Met Office issue thunderstorm warning covering Preston for Bank Holiday Monday

Posted on - 27th May, 2018 - 5:28pm | Author - | Posted in - Preston News, Preston weather
Lightning over Bamber Bridge Pic: Claire
Lightning over Bamber Bridge Pic: Claire

A warning of thunderstorms has been issued for Preston and Lancashire.

The Met Office has a yellow warning in force from midnight on Sunday (27 May) through to the early hours of Bank Holiday Monday (28 May).

Some downpours are expected in and around the city.

The worst of the rain is not expected to hit Preston, staying in the Midlands.

It states there is a risk of lightning strikes during the period of intense rain.

The warning area covered
The warning area covered

Read more: Bank Holiday weather forecast with added rain

Bank Holiday Monday itself is expected to be settled and dry for the most part with highs of 24 degrees during the afternoon.

Share
Preston in pictures Green with a chance of gingerHarris OrphanageLittle Sisters Of The PoorLittle Sisters Of The PoorChurch - Church of St Mary, Penwortham 240323 [Lych Gate]Church - Church of St Mary, Penwortham 240323 [Cross]Church - Church of St Mary, Penwortham 240323 [rear]Street Furniture - Grid [Stanton & Staveley] 240323 Penwortham View more
Advertisement
Subscribe to the newsletter

Sign up below to receive Blog Preston's email newsletter. It wings its way into inboxes every Sunday and Wednesday rounding up our top stories and more.

Advertisement
News by location

Find news by location, select an area of your choice to be kept up to date with the latest goings on.

The Preston Guide

Discover local businesses and services near you.

Advertisement
Categories

Find news by category, select an category of your choice to be kept up to date with the latest goings on.

Blog Preston email updates

Receive our digest of the biggest and best stories every Sunday to your email inbox

We respect your privacy and you can unsubscribe at any time from our emails