The Met Office has issued warnings across the north of England and Northern Ireland today as heavy rain will hit. Up to three inches could fall in some areas, with flooding and travel disruption a possibility.
The Met Office warns: “Spells of heavy rain will affect parts of northern England on Wednesday, especially during the afternoon and evening.”
Rainfall totals of “0.7 to 1.5 inches (20 to 40mm) is likely quite widely with as much as 50 to 80 mm in a few places, mainly across hilly parts of Cumbria.
“The rain will clear away southeastwards on Wednesday night and into Thursday morning.”
There could be “as much as two to three inches (50 to 80mm) in a few places, mainly across hilly parts of Cumbria.”
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