Possible Disruptive Weather:
Tuesday 19th January: Wind gusts increasing to 60 MPH across Southern England and East Anglia, with moderate gusts across Wales and the Midlands. Consistent moderate rainfall across western areas of England and Wales, will bring the risk of flooding to occur.
Wednesday 20th January: Moderate wind gusts remain in place for Southern England, Midlands and East Anglia. Gusts will increase to 55 MPH in the English Channel, moving towards Dover bringing shipping disruption. The moderate rainfall will continue to dominate the areas mentioned above throughout Wednesday, slowly moving eastwards to affect central and eastern areas of the UK. More Flooding is expected.
Thursday 21st January: The low pressure system will re-intensify as it heads into the north see. This will bring wind gusts in excess of 60 MPH to East Anglia, SE England, NE England and East Midlands. Further disruption expected for shipping. A period of 3-6 hours of heavy rainfall is expected down the eastern coastline, mix this in with large waves crashing into the coastline, due to the high wind gusts. Flooding is possible.
A Yellow Weather Warning For Rain has been Issued:
Active Period: 18:00 Monday 18th – 18:00 Wednesday 20th.
A broad area of rainfall will arrive across this region later on Monday and remain across the area for the following 36-48 hours. Rainfall will be heaviest and most persistent across western facing hills. Over the course of this time, 30-60 mm of rainfall is expected to fall widely across the warning area, with the potential for up to 150-200 mm across the regions most exposed hills (most likely across northwest Wales, and northwest England). Across the higher Pennine Hills, there will likely still be significant snowfall laying on Monday. Much of this will melt during this event and may add an additional 5-10 mm quite widely, and as much as 20-30 mm across the highest snow-covered hills. Strong winds will also accompany the rainfall and may add to travelling difficulties across areas higher and more exposed routes.
More Details: https://jmwforecast.com/warnings/