Many parts of Yorkshire are set for a sweltering day
The Met Office has issued an ‘extreme’ amber heatwave warning for many parts of Yorkshire with high heat expected to last until Sunday.
The amber warning covers Doncaster, Sheffield, south Leeds, Wakefield and parts of Kirklees including Dewsbury. It is set to be a sweltering day across the county on Thursday with temperatures expected to peak at 31C.
There is also an increased chance that some ‘heat-sensitive systems and equipment’ may fail.” Follow our live blog for the latest updates as the latest heatwave sweeps across Yorkshire. Scroll down for updates
The Met Office has issued an ‘extreme’ amber heat warning for many parts of Yorkshire with temperatures expected to reach 30C over the weekend.