Met Office issues weather warning for 'disruption' from heavy rain in Derbyshire

The Met Office says there is a chance of disruption in Derbyshire tomorrow (Tuesday, September 14) due to heavy rainfall.

Monday, 13th September 2021, 10:45 am

Forecasters have issued a yellow warning for the county, which will be in place from 6am until midnight.

The Met Office says: “Whilst many will see a wet day on Tuesday, there is the chance of very heavy rainfall for some, leading to disruption.

“There is a chance that homes and businesses could be flooded, causing damage to some buildings.

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The Met Office has issued a yellow weather warning for Derbyshire. Image: Pixabay.

“Bus and train services probably affected with journey times taking longer and the chance of cancellations.

“Spray and flooding on roads probably making journey times longer with some difficult driving conditions and the chance of road closures.”

A yellow warning means there is also a small chance that some communities will become cut off by flooded roads.

And there is a slight chance of power cuts and loss of other services to some homes and businesses.