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Severe weather warning for Devon and Cornwall

By mwill  |  Posted: September 22, 2012

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The Met Office has issued a severe weather warning for Sunday and Monday.

The "Amber" warning states that are likely to be periods of heavy rain, including some torrential downpours, across parts of Cornwall and Devon during Sunday evening and Monday morning. A statement from  the Met Office says that "The public should be prepared for an increased risk of both surface water and river flooding during this period."

Rainfall is expected to be 15-30mm with as much as 50mm in hilly areas. Winds of up to 50mph are expected in coastal areas.

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  • KieranMB  |  September 24 2012, 3:41PM

    "But dont forget to blame it on Global Warming or is it Cooling know....Ohhh sorry they renAMED TO Climate change. so it can get hotter or cooler" True, if you get your science from the Daily Mail, and not proper scientific journals.

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  • Stuboy13  |  September 24 2012, 3:35PM

    There's no need to panic, it's a warning from the metoffice. There's a good chance it's going to be the hottest couple of days that September has ever seen!!!!!!!!

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  • fazer58  |  September 23 2012, 7:54PM

    Is it safe to leave the bunker yet?

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  • AntiStatue  |  September 23 2012, 4:41PM

    It will make it hazardous building the base of the Verity statue.

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  • Scoops007  |  September 23 2012, 12:08PM

    Windy rainy weather in Autumn, what ever next?

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  • Oncemore4  |  September 22 2012, 8:13PM

    But dont forget to blame it on Global Warming or is it Cooling know....Ohhh sorry they renAMED TO Climate change. so it can get hotter or cooler.... Depends whos fudging the figures ????

  • FabDBone  |  September 22 2012, 6:35PM

    "The public should be aware there could be heavy rain and winds of up to 50mph"?????? AAAARRRGHHHHH!!! We're all going to die!!!!! Oh,hang-on,it's not a Tsunami,Earthquake,Tornado,Tempest...etc etc Go about your normal business people,oh,and take a coat.........

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