Storm Ciara day 2: Live updates as severe weather continues to cause disruption across Lancashire

Storm Ciara swept through Lancashire yesterday causing flooding and disruption across the county.

Monday, 10th February 2020, 7:20 am
Updated Monday, 10th February 2020, 9:32 am

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The River Ribble on Sunday

Latest weather and travel news from around Lancashire

Last updated: Monday, 10 February, 2020, 13:02

  • Flood warnings still in place
  • Strong winds continue into day 2
  • Commuters face more travel disruption

Met Office issues yellow warning for snow and ice

The Met Office has issued a yellow weather warning for snow and ice to the North West, from 3pm on Monday (10 Feb) until 11.59pm on Tuesday (11 Feb), covering Blackburn with Darwen, Cheshire East, Cumbria, Greater Manchester and Lancashire. More

Ribchester Arms forced to close due to flooding

A popular Ribchester pub and restaurant has been forced to close due to flooding. Full story: https://www.lep.co.uk/news/weather/ribchester-arms-forced-close-after-being-gutted-storm-ciara-flooding-1396432

Here are 16 of your images as rain caused havoc across the Ribble Valley yesterday

Padiham Library closed due to flooding

Images show fire crews in Queen Victoria Road, and debris from damaged roofs in Dale Street Blackpool during yesterday's storm

This is the hour-by-hour forecast for central Lancashire

This is when the wind and rain will be at its worst throughout the day.

10:00 - 10% chance of rain / Wind gust 44mph

11:00 - 10% chance of rain / Wind gust 40mph

12:00 - 20% chance of rain / Wind gust 42mph

13:00 - 40% chance of rain / Wind gust 42mph

14:00 - 60% chance of rain / Wind gust 45mph

15:00 - 50% chance of rain / Wind gust 40mph

16:00 - 50% chance of rain / Wind gust 44mph

17:00 - 50% chance of rain / Wind gust 44mph

18:00 - 60% chance of rain / Wind gust 43mph

19:00 - 40% chance of rain / Wind gust 46mph

20:00 - 10% chance of rain / Wind gust 44mph

21:00 - 10% chance of rain / Wind gust 50mph

22:00 - 20% chance of rain / Wind gust 51mph

23:00 - 20% chance of rain / Wind gust 52mph

Rush hour trains between Preston and Manchester delayed due to flooded lines

No trains running north from Preston on West Coast Main Line due to severe flooding

All trains running north from Preston on the West Coast Main Line are cancelled this morning (February 10). More here

Power cuts affecting homes across Lancashire this morning

CENTRAL LANCASHIRE: There are currently 38 properties in the Preston and Fylde area with no power. The incident was first reported at just after 9pm on Sunday evening. Postcodes affected include: PR4 3NB, PR4 3PF, PR4 3PH, PR4 3PJ, PR4 3PE, FY4 4XB, FY4 4XD, FY4 4XG, FY4 4XA, FY4 4XN, FY4 4XE, FY4 4XF, PR4 4XA

EAST LANCASHIRE: 27 properties are also without power in Accrington. The incident which was first reported yesterday afternoon is estimated to be restored on Monday at 12.30pm. Postcodes affected include: BB5 2, BB5 2DG, BB5 2DJ, BB5 2DL, BB5 2DZ, BB5 2DH, BB5 2DQ, BB5 5UX

EAST LANCASHIRE: 10 properties are currently without power in Padiham. The incident which was first reported on Sunday currently has no estimated restoration time. 

FYLDE COAST: 4 properties are without power this morning in Poulton-le-Fylde. The incident was reported at just after 7.30am this morning and is expected to be restored at around 1.30pm today. Postcodes affected include: FY6 8JS, FY6 8JW, FY6 8JY

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