Met Office issues yellow warning for rain in Sheffield on Friday and Saturday

Sheffield and South Yorkshire will be hit by heavy rain yet again this week as the Met Office issues yellow warning for rain.

Wednesday, 19th February 2020, 1:48 pm
Updated Thursday, 20th February 2020, 11:36 am

Persistent rain, heavy over hills, may lead to flooding and travel disruption during Friday and Friday night, continuing into Saturday morning.

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

Spray and flooding could lead to difficult driving conditions and some road closures

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Yellow warning for rain in Sheffield.

Where flooding occurs, there is a slight chance of delays or cancellations to train and bus services.

Today after a dry and bright start the cloud will thicken through the morning accompanied by strengthening winds. Rain will arrive from the west during the afternoon and may be heavy at times. Maximum temperature 7 °C.

Tonight will be windy with patchy rain slowly clearing through the first part. Most places will be dry by midnight. Minimum temperature 6 °C.