The Met Office has issued two yellow weather warnings for heavy rain and strong winds on Friday and Saturday in the Anglia region.
The Met Office says a band of heavy rain followed by heavy showers or thunderstorms on Friday has the potential to bring disruption. Up to 30 mm of rain could fall in just a few hours.
A second weather warning has also been issued for the risk of strong winds gusting at 40 mph in the Anglia region during the day on Saturday.
What to expect
There is a small chance that homes and businesses could be flooded, causing damage to some buildings
There is a small chance of fast flowing or deep floodwater causing danger to life
Where flooding occurs, there is a slight chance of delays or cancellations to train and bus services
Spray and flooding could lead to difficult driving conditions and some road closures
There is a small chance that some communities become cut off by flooded roads
The Met Office says strong winds are expected to cause some disruption, particularly during Saturday daytime.
A yellow weather warning is in force from midnight to midnight on Saturday 10 August 2019
What to expect
It’s likely that some coastal routes, sea fronts and coastal communities affected by spray and/or large waves
Some short term loss of power and other services is possible
Delays for high-sided vehicles on exposed routes and bridges likely
Probably some bus and train services affected, with some journeys taking longer
Some delays to road, rail, air and ferry transport are likely, with some fallen trees possible