Skegness and Mablethorpe hit with thunderstorm and ‘sudden flooding’ warning
The Met Office has warned that Skegness and Mablethorpe could be hit with serious weather conditions today.
Skegness and Mablethorpe have been issued with a yellow warning where the area will be hit with thunderstorms and heavy showers.
The Met Office has said the Yellow warning will start around 2pm this afternoon and will continue until 8pm tonight.
A statement on the Met Office website reads: “Most areas escaping the worst, but a few heavy showers and thunderstorms may lead to localised travel disruption and flooding today.
“Spray and sudden flooding could lead to difficult driving conditions and some road closures.
“Where flooding or lightning strikes occur, there is a chance of delays and some cancellations to train and bus services.
“There is a small chance that homes and businesses could be flooded quickly, with damage to some buildings from floodwater or lightning strikes.”
Drivers travelling around the area during the Yellow warning are being advised to be careful.