- 513 updates
Yellow warning in force during Friday from 2pm to 11pm across parts of the region.
Heavy showers may cause some travel disruption.
What to expect
-Flooding of a few homes and businesses is likely
-Bus and train services probably affected with journey times taking longerSpray and flooding on roads probably making journey times longer
-Some interruption to power supplies and other services likely
Latest ITV News reports
The Met Office has issued a yellow weather warning for the risk of torrential thunderstorms in the East of England as the heat builds.
Heavy, locally thundery rain developing through the morning, mainly in the west. Easing to isolated sharp showers in the afternoon.