Met office issues weather warning for this afternoon

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The Met office has issued a weather warning of potentially intense thundery downpours this afternoon (Monday).

The “yellow warning” of rain for Yorkshire and the Humber is valid from 12 noon to 10pm.

A Met Office spokesperson said: “Scattered but potentially intense thundery downpours are likely to develop from the middle of the day onwards across this region.

“The public should be aware that where these occur, they could bring a risk of surface water flooding, with hail and gusty winds posing additional hazards locally.”