There are reports on Twitter that power lines have come down near Birmingham Airport.
Currently overhead power lines on the rail network through Birmingham New Street have been turned off, causing of delays of up to an hour, according to Network Rail.
Birmingham Airport are yet to confirm an 'emergency' situation.
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It will be a cloudy evening with patchy rain at first, with most places becoming dry overnight. Turning wetter tomorrow.
Apart from the odd spot of rain at first most of the night will be dry but outbreaks of showery rain will spread in tomorrow afternoon.
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