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The first named storm of the autumn and winter season is expected to hit the United Kingdom and Ireland on Wednesday.
It has been named by the Met Office, Storm Agnes is likely to bring damage and disruption from strong winds and heavy rain. we are expecting wind gusts of 70 80 mph
With the Met Office severe weather warnings are already in force but you can expect to get further updates from the metoffice and of course Metjeffuk.com as the week progresses.
Storm Agnes will move in from the south-west on Wednesday and up through the Irish Sea to affect northern areas of the UK.
How was it named?
The storm was named after a deep area of low pressure developed in the Atlantic which is enhanced by some energy from ex-Hurricane Ophelia which hit the north-east coast of the United States over the weekend and has it hits the powerful Jetstream will help to deepen it rapidly.