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Severe weather warning issued for heavy rain and thunderstorms

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The Met Office has issued a severe weather warning of heavy rain and thunderstorms for much of north and east Wales.

It says there could be flooding and travel disruption.

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What to expect:

  • There is a small chance that homes and businesses could be flooded quickly, with damage to some buildings from floodwater, lightning strikes, hail or strong winds
  • There is a small chance of fast flowing or deep floodwater causing danger to life
  • Where flooding or lightning strikes occur, there is a chance of delays and some cancellations to train and bus services
  • Spray and sudden flooding could lead to difficult driving conditions and some road closures
  • There is a slight chance that power cuts could occur and other services to some homes and businesses could be lost

Here is today's forecast.