Met Office issues two more Peterborough weather warnings with travel disruption expected

The Met Office has issued two more weather warnings for Peterborough and Cambridgeshire with travel disruption expected.

Friday, 21st September 2018, 9:51 am
Updated Friday, 21st September 2018, 10:53 am

Both yellow warnings are for wind, with the first due to hit the area at 11am today and last until 6pm.

Probably some bus and train services affected, through falling trees or branches.

The Met Office said short term loss of power and other services is possible and to expect some delays to road, rail, air and ferry transport.

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The second yellow warning is from 9am on Sunday until 9am on Monday.

The Met Office said: “There is a small chance of injuries and danger to life from flying debris.

“There is a slight chance of some damage to buildings, such as tiles blown from roofs or through falling trees and branches.

“There is a small chance of longer journey times or cancellations as road, rail, air and ferry services are affected.

“There is a slight chance that power cuts may occur, with the potential to affect other services, such as mobile phone coverage.

“There is a small chance that injuries and danger to life could occur from large waves and beach material being thrown onto sea fronts, coastal roads and properties.”

This is the third wind weather warning to hit Peterborough this week, with the last one ending at 9am this morning.