Weather warning of heavy showers for south and mid Wales

Weather warning Image copyright Met Office

A weather warning has been issued, with heavy showers set to hit on Friday.

Fourteen local authorities in south and mid Wales are covered by the guidance from the Met Office.

The "be aware" yellow warning is in place from 10:00 BST to 22:00 on Friday.

Heavy showers are set to move in with torrential downpours in some areas and possible localised flooding, travel disruption and lightning.

The local authority areas covered by the guidance are Blaenau Gwent, Bridgend, Caerphilly, Cardiff, Merthyr Tydfil, Monmouthshire, Neath Port Talbot, Newport, Rhondda Cynon Taff, Torfaen, Vale of Glamorgan, Carmarthenshire, Swansea and Powys.

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