Weather: Heavy showers WEDNESDAY

Credit: Met Office

Scattered thunderstorms with locally intense downpours will move north across in the early hours of Wednesday morning.

These appear more likely across central and eastern parts of England. Although many places will miss the thunderstorms, there is a chance of some localised flooding of homes, businesses and roads.

Frequent lightning may be an additional hazard with potential for disruption to power networks.

Large hail may be an additional hazard on Wednesday afternoon.