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UK News Heavy rain could put dampener on fireworks displays

01:25  02 november  2019
01:25  02 november  2019 Source:   msn.com

Heavy rain expected to blast parts of Scotland this weekend

  Heavy rain expected to blast parts of Scotland this weekend Heavy rain expected to blast parts of Scotland this weekend © Provided by Johnston Publishing Ltd Parts of Scotland are set to be hit by a deluge this weekend, with the Met Office issuing yellow weather warnings for torrential rain. This weather warning is in place from 12pm on Friday (25 October) until 23.59pm on Saturday (26 October), covering South West Scotland and the Borders. The Met Office said, “Heavy rain beginning on Friday is expected to continue into Saturday which may bring transport disruption and flooding.

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Severe thunder and heavy rain was reported in Spain and Portugal on Saturday. (The Weather Company). Thunder and heavy rain is expected to continue on Monday for many areas of Spain and Portugal.

People attending fireworks displays in southern parts of the country should be mindful of wet and windy weather, which could cause their plans to fizzle out.

The Met Office has a number of warnings in place across the south of England and in Wales on Saturday, while a band of rain could affect northern Scotland.

fireworks in the sky: The firework display at Alexandra Palace will currently go ahead tomorrow as planned (Aaron Chown/ PA) © Provided by The Press Association The firework display at Alexandra Palace will currently go ahead tomorrow as planned (Aaron Chown/ PA)

Strong winds are also forecast and gusts may reach up to 70mph or more in the most exposed coastal areas in the south.

Rainfall levels are expected reach 30-40mm widely across Wales and south-west England, but locally could reach 60-80mm.

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London is expected to be “quite wet and windy” for much of Saturday and gusts could reach up to 40-50mph across the capital.

The Met advised those attending or organising local bonfire events to take care.

It added people should be mindful of the strength of the winds before setting off fireworks.

fireworks in the night sky: The Met has warned those organising firework displays to check weather warnings (Aaron Chown/PA) © Provided by The Press Association The Met has warned those organising firework displays to check weather warnings (Aaron Chown/PA)

Lewisham Council, which organises the display at Blackheath, south-east London, said it is currently proceeding as planned.

“Obviously we will continue to monitor the weather conditions,” a spokesman said.

“The safety of the public is always our number one priority.”

Organisers at Alexandra Palace in north London also said they planned to go ahead despite the weather warnings.

Weather warning issued as heavy rain expected to batter Scotland .
The Met Office has warned that some homes and businesses could be flooded as a result of heavy downpours for much of Monday, November 4.The Met Office put the warning into force from midnight on Monday, November 4, until 11.59pm later that evening.

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