25th May 2022

Amber rain warning for Somerset

An amber rain warning for rain is in place across South West England including Somerset from this afternoon (Thursday) into tomorrow morning.

The warning states that severe thunderstorms are likely to produce torrential downpours, flooding in some places and frequent lightning.

The warning, affecting Bath and North East Somerset, Bournemouth, Bristol, Devon, Dorset, Gloucestershire, North Somerset, Poole, Somerset, South Gloucestershire, Swindon and Wiltshire, is in place from 16:00 on Thursday 31 May to 06:00 on Friday 1 June.

The weather for today and for the rest of the week can be found by visiting our Local Weather page.