Flooding, lightning and hail possible for Leeds TODAY as weather warning is issued

Leeds has been issued with a yellow warning by the Met Office.

Weather warning issued for Leeds PIC: Mark Dobson

The warning is in place until 10pm today (Friday) with another warning returning on Saturday between 9am and 6pm.

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Flooding, lightning strikes and hail are all included in the experts' warning with warnings about power cuts and as well as disruption to public transport.

Weather warning issued for Leeds PIC: Mark Dobson

The Met Office website warns: "There is a chance that homes and businesses could be flooded quickly, with damage to some buildings from floodwater, lightning strikes, hail or strong winds.

"There is a chance of fast flowing or deep floodwater causing danger to life.

"Where flooding or lightning strikes occur, there is a chance of delays and some cancellations to train and bus services.

"Spray and sudden flooding could lead to difficult driving conditions and some road closures.

"There is a chance that power cuts could occur due to either flooding or lightning strikes.Other services to some homes and businesses could be lost."