Storm Dennis: Hour-by-hour forecast as Sheffield prepares for another thrashing

Another weekend in Sheffield looks set to be written off, as the city braces itself for the arrival of Storm Dennis.

Friday, 14th February 2020, 8:03 pm
Updated Tuesday, 18th February 2020, 2:11 pm

Having just dusted ourselves off after our bruising from Storm Ciara, we’re in for another battering as Ciara’s not-so-little brother brings more high winds and heavy rain.

There’s a yellow warning in place throughout tomorrow, Saturday, February 15, and Sunday, with travel disruption likely and power cuts possible.

Here’s the hour-by-hour breakdown for Saturday, according to the Met Office:

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Sheffield is bracing itself for the arrival of Storm Dennis

1am: 10 per cent chance of rain, gusts of up to 11mph

2am: 5 per cent chance of rain, gusts of up to 13mph

3am: 5 per cent chance of rain, gusts of up to 13mph

4am: 5 per cent chance of rain, gusts of up to 16mph

5am: 10 per cent chance of rain, gusts of up to 17mph

6am: 50 per cent chance of rain, gusts of up to 21mph

7am: 60 per cent chance of rain, gusts of up to 23mph

8am: 90 per cent chance of rain, gusts of up to 26mph

9am: 90 per cent chance of rain, gusts of up to 35mph

10am: 90 per cent chance of rain, gusts of up to 39mph

11am: 70 per cent chance of rain, gusts of up to 41mph

12pm: 90 per cent chance of rain, gusts of up to 40mph

1pm: 90 per cent chance of rain, gusts of up to 45mph

2pm: 90 per cent chance of rain, gusts of up to 44mph

3pm: 90 per cent chance of rain, gusts of up to 46mph

4pm: 90 per cent chance of rain, gusts of up to 46mph

5pm: 90 per cent chance of rain, gusts of up to 45mph

6pm: 90 per cent chance of rain, gusts of up to 44mph

7pm: 90 per cent chance of rain, gusts of up to 42mph

8pm: 95 per cent chance of rain, gusts of up to 42mph

9pm: 95 per cent chance of rain, gusts of up to 40mph

10pm: 95 per cent chance of rain, gusts of up to 33mph

11pm: 95 per cent chance of rain, gusts of up to 29mph