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Thunderstorm warning issued for Preston and Lancashire for Sunday

Lightning storm over Preston Pic: Natalie Close Prestonians are being urged to make the most of the sunshine of Saturday before a stormy Sunday. The Met Office has issued a thunderstorm alert for the Sunday of the […]

4 days ago
River Ribble flood alert issued as torrential rain continues for Preston

River Ribble at Walton-le-Dale Pic: Paul Melling A flood alert has been issued for a section of the River Ribble as torrential rain continues in and around Preston. The Environment Agency has said flooding is possible on […]

6 days ago
Preston weather warning upgraded to amber meaning flooding now likely

Flooding on Leyland Road under a previous warning The weather warning in place for Preston has been upgraded to amber – which means that flooding is now ‘likely’ to affect the area, according to the Met Office. Preston, […]

7 days ago
Preston weather warning means heavy rain and could lead to flooding

Rain creating a risk of spray on a road in South Ribble. Pic: Blog Preston Heavy rain and the potential for flooding is forecast for Preston, according to a new warning from the Met Office. A yellow weather warning for rain is in place from […]

1 week ago
Supercell storm forms over Preston to interrupt sunny weather

What looks like a supercell storm over Preston. Pic: Donna-Marie Monkhouse A storm formed over Preston as forecast to interrupt a weekend of warm, sunny weather. The Met Office had issued a weather warning for the vast majority of the UK […]

2 weeks ago
Bank Holiday Monday thunderstorm warning issued for Preston and most of Lancashire

Thunderstorm over Penwortham Pic: Janette Hall Preston’s blissful Bank Holiday weather could see an abrupt end according to weather forecasters. The Met Office has issued a thunderstorm warning for Monday (6 May) onwards. The yellow weather […]

3 weeks ago
Strong winds warning as Preston and Lancashire experience stormy start to the week

Surface water in Preston after heavy rain Pic: Tony Worrall Preston is experiencing a wild start to the week weather wise. The Met Office has issued a warning for strong winds throughout Monday (15 April). The yellow weather warning is […]

1 month ago
Snow risk ‘highest’ in northern England ahead of Preston’s yellow weather warning

A snowy path across Avenham Park Pic: @jane The risk of snow being ‘impactful’ this week is at its highest in the North of England, according to the Met Office. A yellow weather warning, now updated after being […]

4 months ago
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