Weather warning of heavy rain issued for Sussex

Weather forecast. Photo: Shutterstock

Weather forecast. Photo: Shutterstock

A Met Office warning for heavy rain has been issued for Sussex today (Tuesday May 10) and Wednesday morning.

The Met Office says: “Outbreaks of rain, heavy at times, will affect some areas on Tuesday, with an increasing risk of heavy, thundery showers breaking out on Tuesday afternoon and evening - these perhaps lasting overnight into Wednesday.

“Please be aware of possible localised surface water flooding where the heaviest rain occurs.”

The warning currently lasts until 9am tomorrow.

Thursday is looking set to be the best day this week with plenty of sunshine and temperatures rising into the 20s again.

Early indications are that the weekend, though, could see a band of colder air coming down from the north and forcing the temperature down to around 13 or 14degC.

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