Weather warning in place across North Devon this weekend.

A YELLOW weather warning for rain has been issued across North Devon with thundery downpours expected.

The Met Office has put the warning in place from 12.15am until 11.45pm, but said the warning currently covers a ‘broad’ area.

A spokesman said: “Warm, humid air is likely to be pulled northwards from France late on Friday and during Saturday.

“Within this air-mass, there is an increasing likelihood that heavy, thundery showers will break out.

“It is likely that many places within the current broad warning area will miss the worst of the storms; over the next few days it may be possible to focus on the areas most at risk.”

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