Awareness Reports - You can find detailed information about the warnings in the awareness reports issued for each area. Select the relevant area.
Central, Tayside & Fife
Highlands & Eilean Siar
North East England
North West England
Until 05.08.2021 22:00 CET
Persistent rain in the morning will clear eastward in the afternoon with more scattered heavy and thundery showers breaking out. These will be slow moving with accumulations of 10-20mm in an hour and 30-40mm in 3-4 hours, with a few locations potentially seeing 40-50mm in 6-9 hours. Some localised flooding and disruption to the transport network is possible. Showers will continue through the evening and overnight, but easing in intensity. For further details see https://www.metoffice.gov.uk/weather/warnings-and-advice/uk-warnings
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.