Rain will be persistent and locally heavy through much of Sunday. Falling on saturated ground, it is likely to cause flooding in places before clearing eastwards. The public should be aware of this hazard.
The warning has now been extended westwards.A waving cold front will lie across the area for much of the day, with more than 20 mm of rain expected in places. Given the wetter than average weather of late, these totals bring the risk of flooding in places.The public is advised to take extra care, further information and advice can be found here: http://www.metoffice.gov.uk/public/weather/warnings/