Storm Alex to hit UK with Gale force winds and Torrential rain Tomorrow!

Storm Alex is expected to hit the UK on Friday and throughout the weekend bringing winds of up to 65mph to some regions.

The Met Office has issued a yellow weather warnings for the south east and south west as the Storm approaches the UK on Friday.

Rain and showers overnight Thursday into Friday will turn heavier and more persistent during Friday morning, along with a strengthening east to north easterly wind.

Another weather warnings for rain has also been issued for widespread parts of the country from 3am on Saturday to 6pm on Sunday.

Heavy rain will push north and west across the UK, clearing from much of southeast England by Saturday afternoon.

However, it is expected to remain heavy and persistent throughout Saturday and into mid-Sunday across eastern Scotland, the far northeast of England, much of Wales, and southwest England.

This is likely to bring flooding and some disruption to travel.