Homes could flood as Met Office issues new rain weather warning for Peterborough and Cambridgeshire

The Met Office is warning that some homes and businesses will be at risk from flooding after issuing yet another weather warning for Peterborough and Cambridgeshire.

Friday, 21st September 2018, 11:13 am
Updated Friday, 21st September 2018, 12:13 pm

After issuing two yellow warnings for wind, it is now also forecast that Peterborough will receive a high amount of rain from 6am on Sunday until midnight.

The Met Office said residents should expect “spray and flooding on roads, probably making for difficult driving conditions and longer journey times”.

Bus and train services will probably be affected, with some journey times taking longer, while “flooding of a few homes and businesses is possible”.

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Heavy rain is forecast for the weekend

The heavy rain is forecast for the same time as heavy winds.

Another wind warning has also been issued for today from 11am until 6pm.

A previous weather warning for wind ended at 9am this morning.