Storm Diana to hit North Derbyshire tomorrow

Storm Diana is set to bring heavy rain and severe gales of up to 70 miles per hour to the UK today and for part of tomorrow. 

The East Midlands' has been issued with a yellow weather warning by the Met Office-although it's not expected to affect our patch until the early hours of tomorrow morning.

Residents are being warned in advance to expect the worst weather between 3am and 2pm on Thursday.

The Met Office website says: "A spell of wet and windy weather is expected, with a small chance of very strong and disruptive winds."

What to expect:

  • Some short term loss of power and other services is possible.
  • Injuries and danger to life from flying debris are possible
  • Some damage to buildings, such as tiles blown from roofs, could happen
  • Road, rail, air and ferry services may be affected, with longer journey times and cancellations possible
  • Some roads and bridges may closed


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