A YELLOW weather warning has been issued for heavy rain for Friday October,12. 

The Met office have issued a yellow weather warning as Storm Callum brings a spell of heavy and persistent rain for tomorrow. 

A zone of heavy rain associated with an intense weather system affecting western parts of the UK will become slow moving for a time, bringing prolonged rainfall and the potential for surface water flooding.

The rain is accompanied by strong winds,which when combined with high tides may lead to some coastal impacts due to large waves. Gusts 50 to 60 mph are likely in some places, with potential for gusts of 70 to 80 mph around exposed coasts and hills.

There is a chance that homes and businesses could be flooded, causing damage to some buildings. Spray and flooding is also likely to lead to difficult driving conditions and some road closures. 

Where flooding may occur there is a chance of delays or cancellations to train and bus services. There is also a chance of power cuts and loss of other services to some homes and businesses.