Bank holiday winds could reach 45-55mph in parts of Norfolk

The Met Office has issued a yellow weather warning for the East of England. Picture: Kirsty Wigglesw

The Met Office has issued a yellow weather warning for the East of England. Picture: Kirsty Wigglesworth/PA Wire - Credit: PA

Norfolk is bracing for "disruptive winds" on Bank Holiday Monday.

The Met Office has issued a yellow warning for wind across areas of England, including parts of Norfolk and Suffolk, from lunchtime on Monday onwards until Tuesday morning. 

Norwich-based Weatherquest said strong southwesterly winds across East Anglia could reach speeds of 45-55mph this evening, especially along the east coast.

It added that the wind and rain was due to ease after midnight, with a mixture of clear spells and showers. Temperatures, meanwhile, will remain fairly mild, with lows of 6C.

Due to the windy conditions those out and about may face some delays on the road or when travelling on train or bus. 


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The wind warning also warns of delays for high-sided vehicles on exposed routes.

A Met Office spokesman said: "Damage to outdoor temporary structures possible, with some tree branches down too

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"It’s likely that some coastal routes, sea fronts and coastal communities will be affected by spray and/or large waves."



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