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The heavy rain that followed Storm Angus
which caused flooding in parts of the England Scotland and Wales last week is
expected to return midweek along with heavy wind to the North of England,
Northern Ireland and Scotland. Winds above 50 mph (80 km/h) along with more
snow on the high ground are also expected. With the ground already saturated
from last week’s torrential rain more flooding is highly likely.
Last weeks torrential rain and wind caused devastation in parts of the UK. Phot The Sun
who have been inundated with floods and storms in recent winters. Many
residents in the northwest of England have just recovered from last year’s
floods only to be hit again last week.
and shut down a reactor at Torness nuclear power station in Scotland. Thousands
were left without power in Cumbria. Some areas witnessed 7 times the monthly
average of rainfall in just 24 hours.