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Anglia Weather: Storm Dennis will bring strong winds on Saturday

Storm Dennis will bring strong winds on Saturday Credit: Met Office

Storm Dennis will bring very strong winds and potential for disruption to many parts of England and Wales on Saturday.

Very strong winds in association with Storm Dennis are expected on Saturday across many parts of Anglia. Gusts of 50 mph are expected widely inland, with around 60 mph in places. Around the coasts, especially in the west and south, gusts of 60-70 mph are likely. This will be accompanied by heavy rain at times.

What to expect

There is a small chance of injuries and danger to life from flying debris. There is a slight chance of some damage to buildings, such as tiles blown from roofs. There is a small chance of longer journey times or cancellations as road, rail, air and ferry services are affected. There is a small chance that some roads and bridges could close. There is a slight chance that power cuts may occur, with the potential to affect other services, such as mobile phone coverage. There is a small chance that injuries and danger to life could occur from large waves and beach material being thrown onto sea fronts, coastal roads and properties