Posted: 25.07.20 at 12:08 by By Swadlincote Nub News
Swadlincote was on the receiving end of a heavy downpour this morning and weather warnings have been issued for ether rest of the day.
BBC Weather says that there will be brisk winds and mostly cloudy today, with rain moving through.
Some showers will be heavy - as was being experienced after 11am today - and with the risk of thunder and lightning.
Bands of thunderstorms will likely bring some disruption
•There is a good chance driving conditions will be affected by spray, standing water and/or hail, leading to longer journey times by car and bus
•Some short term loss of power and other services is likely
•Some flooding of a few homes and businesses likely, leading to some damage to buildings or structures
•Probably some damage to a few buildings and structures from lightning strikes
•Delays to train services are possible