Yellow weather warning announced as heavy rainfall set to hit Milton Keynes this weekend

The Met Office has issued a Yellow weather warning for the weekend as heavy rain is set to hit Milton Keynes and most of England.

Friday, 2nd October 2020, 10:58 am
Updated Friday, 2nd October 2020, 11:00 am

The warning, which is predicted to cause some flooding and transport disruption, is for both Saturday (October 3) and Sunday (October 4).

What to expect, according to the Met Office

Spray and flooding could lead to difficult driving conditions and some road closures

A Yellow weather warning has been predicted for this weekend

There is a slight chance of delays or cancellations to train and bus services if flooding happens

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

There is a small chance that some communities become cut off by flooded roads

There is a slight chance of power cuts and loss of other services to some homes and businesses

For more information and ways to protect against flooding, visit www.metoffice.gov.uk/weather/warnings-and-advice/seasonal-advice/your-home/how-to-reduce-the-risk-of-surface-water-flooding

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