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THE Met Office has just issued a yellow weather warning for thunderstorms on Monday, 15th August.

thunder warningThe warning states that while some places stay dry, thunderstorms are likely to develop during Monday, bringing locally heavy rain and possible disruption.

It comes into force at 6am and remains in place until midnight.

Met Office advice on 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
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.

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