Stay safe and be prepared
Published on 12th August 2020
The current hot weather brings its own health concerns, but also creates ideal conditions for thunderstorms which could bring heavy rain and increased risk of flash flooding.
Stay safe and well
Remember to stay safe and well in the current hot weather. High temperatures have significant health consequences and the current COVID-19 pandemic will amplify the health risks from heat.
Public Health England have published a COVID-19 and summer temperatures blog for more advice on how to stay well in hot weather.
Be prepared for flooding
The current hot weather creates ideal conditions for thunderstorms which could bring heavy rain and risk of flash floods.