Warning of heavy rain and gales for North-east
Met Office issues a yellow alert
A WEATHER warning was today issued for the North-east, with heavy rain and gales of up to 60mph predicted.
The Met Office said the “yellow weather warning” was in place for later today and tomorrow.
A Met Office spokesman said: “We are forecasting heavy and persistent rain over the next 24 to 36 hours, coupled with strong winds.