Preston and Lancashire under yellow warning for thunderstorms on Saturday

Posted on - 20th August, 2021 - 1:03pm | Author - | Posted in - Preston News, Preston weather, Ribble Valley News, South Ribble News
A rainy Sunday in Preston Pic: Paul Melling
A rainy Sunday in Preston Pic: Paul Melling

A yellow weather warning has been placed over much of the North West for Saturday 21 August.


Preston residents can expect thunderstorms and heavy showers that may cause come travel disruption.

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The Met Office has said there will be rain overnight and during the morning and then heavier showers and thunderstorms are likely to break out by late morning.

The latest weather updates in your area can be seen below

This will become more widespread in the afternoon with potential of torrential downpours in a some areas.

Lightning and hail may prove additional hazards in some locations.


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