Met Office severe weather warning extended to include Derry

A yellow status severe weather warning issued by the Met Office has been updated and now applies to Derry.

"This warning has been amended to extend it into the rest of Northern Ireland, remove it from parts of Scotland where the threat of disruptive rain is waning and bring the end time forward to mid-afternoon," explained the Met Office on Wednesday morning.

Wednesday's weather warning has been updated to include Derry and the rest of the North.

Wednesday's weather warning has been updated to include Derry and the rest of the North.

The weather warning has also been extended to 3:00pm on Wednesday.

Wednesday's weather warning is separate to the one issued by the Met Office yesterday for wind and rain expected to hit Derry and the rest of the North on Friday.

What to expect throughout Wednesday

Flooding of a few homes and business is likely.

Bus and train services probably affected with journey times taking longer.

Spray and flooding on roads probably making journey times longer.

For more information visit the Met Office's official website www.metoffice.gov.uk