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Yellow warning for strong winds in force 'til 9am Monday

Warning of heavy rain, in force until midnight Sunday. Warning of strong winds until 9am Monday. Photo: Met Office

The Met Office have issued a Yellow "Be Aware" Warning of Wind for North West England: Blackburn with Darwen, Blackpool, Cheshire East, Cheshire West and Chester, Cumbria, Greater Manchester, Halton, Lancashire, Merseyside & Warrington.

Valid from 6pm Sunday 10th August to 9am Monday 11th August.

A Yellow warning for heavy rain is currently in force until just before midnight on Sunday. Some parts of the region have had 20-40mm rainfall already.