Tag Archives : Weather


Crews prepared for heavy rain

Council crews have been sweeping roads, clearing gullies and checking known flooding hotspots in preparation for the heavy rain expected to hit Plymouth tonight and tomorrow night. Rain is currently forecast from around 11pm tonight until 10am, with another band of rain from around 6pm tomorrow. Teams are working throughout the day and night and […]


Severe weather warning for tonight and tomorrow

Council crews have been out today and are on standby to deal with any issues related to the strong winds and heavy rain hitting Plymouth tonight and tomorrow. The Met Office has issued two yellow wind warnings – one that is in place until midnight and another from 3am to 2pm tomorrow. People are advised […]


Severe weather warning

Council crews are on standby to deal with any issues related to the heavy rain and gales hitting Plymouth this afternoon. The Met Office has issued a yellow weather warning which is currently in place until midnight. People are advised to take care and not put themselves in danger around the waterfront. Known flooding hotspots […]


Weather impact latest: information on gritting, bins, libraries and other Council services

UPDATE AM: FRIDAY 2 MARCH Due to the icy weather conditions we are focusing on providing critical services in order to protect the safety of residents and staff. This means many services are providing only essential cover. Critical services include making sure our vulnerable adults and children remain safe. However, some non critical services are now open. CONTACTING […]


Latest information on services during severe weather

Update Thursday 1 March This information will be updated regularly to reflect the latest position. Severe weather is forecast for Thursday afternoon so this information could change.   REFUSE COLLECTIONS Crews are out emptying bins today as usual but some roads, particularly in hilly areas of the city, will be impassable due to ice and […]