Met Office Severe Weather Warning

Wednesday 20th July 2022
Jennifer Spear - Clerk to Manningtree Town Council

Following on from the extremely hot weather we have experienced over the last couple of days, the Met Office have now issued a severe weather warning for Thunderstorm for our area. This warning is valid from 1300 Wednesday 20th July until 2100 Wednesday 20th July. Please see attached for further details.

Potential impacts could be:

• Where flooding or lightning strikes occur, there is a chance of delays and some cancellations to train and bus services
• Spray and sudden flooding could lead to difficult driving conditions and some road closures
• There is a slight chance that power cuts could occur and other services to some homes and businesses could be lost

You can continue to monitor the situation via the Met Office Website, app, local TV and radio.