Thunderstorms forecast for North Somerset

PUBLISHED: 08:25 09 September 2019 | UPDATED: 08:25 09 September 2019

Thunderstorms predicted for North Somerset. Picture: Getty Images

Thunderstorms predicted for North Somerset. Picture: Getty Images

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The Met Office has issued a yellow weather warning of thunderstorms for North Somerset today (Monday).

Storms are expected between 10am and 8pm, along with with heavy showers.

Flooding in homes and businesses is likely, which could cause damage to buildings or structures.

Drivers are warned to take care of spray, standing water and hail and to leave extra time for journeys.

Delays to trains and a short-term loss of power and other services is possible.

There could also be some damage to buildings and structures from lightning strikes.


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