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Weather warnings in place today and tomorrow

Weather warnings in place today and tomorrow

Published by May Norman at 12:07pm 18th February 2020. (Updated at 7:11am 21st February 2020)

New weather warning for this weekend

  • More heavy rain is on its way to Harrogate, Craven and Wharfedale.
  • The Met Office has issued a yellow weather warning from Friday lunchtime to Saturday morning.
  • The district is only just recovering from the damage and disruption caused by both Storm Ciara and Storm Dennis.

Just days after Storm Dennis and over a week since Storm Ciara, more heavy rain is on its way.

The Met Office has issued a yellow weather warning for Harrogate, Craven and Wharfedale.

It's not expected until lunchtime on Friday (20 February) through to Saturday morning (21 February).

Met Office yellow weather warning for heavy rain on Friday lunchtime (20 Feb) to Saturday morning (21 Feb)
Yellow weather warning map issued by the Met Office

The wet weather is expected to hit areas already drenched from Storm Ciara and Storm Dennis over the last two weekends - including Pateley Bridge, Masham, Skipton and Boroughbridge.

The Met Office says we might expect further flooding.

What to expect

  • There is a small chance that homes and businesses could be flooded, causing damage to some buildings
  • Spray and flooding could lead to difficult driving conditions and some road closures
  • Where flooding occurs, there is a slight chance of delays or cancellations to train and bus services