7th July 2020

Yellow Weather Warning for Wind across South West on Friday

The Met Office has issued a yellow alert of wind for South West England tomorrow (Friday).

The areas affected are likely to be:

Bath and North East Somerset, Bristol, Cornwall, Devon, Gloucestershire, North Somerset, Somerset, South Gloucestershire & Wiltshire.

The Met Office’s Chief Forecaster said:

“An active trough will move quickly from west to east on Friday morning, bringing heavy, showery rain with a risk of thunder. Winds will become briefly squally with gusts of 50-60 mph possible, perhaps locally up to 70 mph along exposed coasts and hills. Winds will ease a little by mid morning but remain strong and gusty.”

The warning is valid from 04:00 – 10:00 Friday 13 November.