A large area of rain is expected over northwest England throughout Tuesday morning.
This may bring some local disruption, most likely in Lancashire and surrounding areas with some disruption to transport routes possible. A large area of rain will move into northwest England Monday night into Tuesday. This will be heavy and persistent in places with widely 20 mm falling and 40-60 mm possible in the most exposed spots. It looks most likely that parts of Lancashire and the surrounding areas will see some of the highest totals and so are more likely to see some disruption from localised flooding. The public is advised to take extra care, further information and advice can be found here: http://www.metoffice.gov.uk/public/weather/warnings/