Heavy rain warning for the south

THE MET Office has issued yet another severe weather warning, this time for rain tonight (Wednesday May 2) and tomorrow morning.

Outbreaks of locally heavy rain will spread west across southern England and Wales this evening, overnight and into Thursday morning, forecasters said.

Totals of 20 to 40mm are likely in places, falling on saturated ground.

They warned of the risk of some disruption from surface water flooding.