A WEATHER warning has been issued for incoming thunderstorms across the South West.

The Met Office has issued the warning, which starts from 3am tomorrow morning (Tuesday, July 30).

The warning has been issued for much of the west of England, and Wales.

Chard & Ilminster News:

The Met Office has warned there is a chance of flooding, travel delays, and power cuts.

A spokesperson said: "Thunderstorms and outbreaks of heavy rain will arrive across the far southwest early on Tuesday and then spread further northeast across England and Wales whilst also increasing in frequency during the day.

"In a few places there is the potential for 30 mm or so of rain to fall in an hour or two and 30 to 50 mm of rain to fall in 3 hours.

"Parts of northern and eastern Wales, the western Midlands and southern parts of northwest England are thought most likely to see the highest rainfall totals."