The Met Office has issued a weather warning for Wales, West Midlands and South West England. Heavy rain is expected today from 1500 to 2300.
Heavy and slow-moving showers will affect some areas this afternoon and may give totals in excess of 15 mm in three hours. The public are advised to take extra care and refer to Traffic Wales for further advice on road conditions. Areas which should be affected are Blaenau, Gwent, Caerphilly, Merthyr, Tydfil, Powys, Rhondda and Cynon Taff.