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The Met Office have issued a warning of thunderstorms and torrential rain for Tuesday and Wednesday this week.

calne news met office warningThe warning is in place for large parts of the UK including Calne from 6pm on Tuesday 18th June to 9pm on Wednesday 19th June.

The Met Office say:  

Thunderstorms may develop bringing torrential rain, hail and lightning to a few places, with potential disruption to travel and flooding.

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