A weather warning has been issued for Bournemouth, Poole and other parts of Dorset today.

The Met Office say heavy rain is forecast for the area between 10.20am and 11.35pm tonight.

The chief forecaster said: "An area of showers will spread from the Irish Sea across Wales, and parts of southwest and south England on Tuesday.

"Whilst many areas will not see the heaviest of these, accumulations of 15-20 mm in an hour are possible along with 30 mm or so in 2 or 3 hours."