Tornado warning issued for UK!

A ‘tornado’ warning has been issued for the UK as Storm Franklin hits the country with winds reaching 80mph.

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A band of heavy showers called a ‘squall line’ is currently moving south across England. These showers are expected to produce hail, squally winds and even the possibility of an isolated tornado.

Met Office forecaster Marco Petagna shared a warning from the ‘Tornado and Storm Research Organisation’ on Twitter, telling people: “Although a very low risk, a tornado or two is possible associated with today’s squally cold front.”

Click here to read the full warning from The Tornado and Storm Research Organisation:

The Met Office said: ‘’The latest radar is indicating a narrow but very heavy band of rain moving southeastwards across parts of England and Wales.’’

‘’This rain will also be accompanied by some very gusty winds leading to some difficult driving conditions.’’

An amber weather warning was also issued for Northern Ireland from midnight until 7am on Monday.

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