Storm Arwen: hour-by-hour breakdown of the weather in Liverpool on Saturday

The Met Office has issued a ‘danger to life’ warning and upgraded Liverpool’s weather status to amber due to the arrival of Storm Arwen.

Storm Arwen started to hit city of Liverpool on Friday and is expected to get worse as we head into Saturday.

The Met Office has upgraded the yellow weather warning to amber for the start of the weekend.

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The alert was issued on Friday morning and is expected to last from 00:00 to 09.00 on Saturday.

The storm could potentially bring torrential rainfall and overpowering winds to Merseyside.

The Met Office have also placed a ‘danger to life’ indicator over the storm, with potential widespread disruption to travel and flying debris caused by gales.

So, how is the peak of Storm Arwen expected to play out in Liverpool?

Saturday’s hour-by-hour forecast for Liverpool (Merseyside)

12.00am - Cloud and windy with patchy showers, 65km/h gales and 1mm rainfall (5℃)

01.00am - Mostly dry and cloudy, 83% sky coverage coverage (4℃)

02.00am - Cloudy with wind, 78km/h gales and 91% sky coverage (3℃)

03.00am - Cloudy with wind, 78km/h gales and 100% sky coverage (3℃)

04.00am - Cloudy with wind, 74km/h gales and 99% sky coverage (2℃)

05.00am - Cloudy with wind, 72km/h gales and 98% sky coverage (3℃)

06.00am - Cloudy with wind, 69km/h gales and 97& sky coverage (3℃)

07.00am - Cloudy, windy with rain, 74km/h gales, 95% sky coverage and 0.5mm rainfall (3℃)

08.00am - Cloudy with slight breeze, 32km/h wind and 95% sky coverage (4℃)

09.00am - Cloudy with slight breeze, 35km/h wind and 95% sky coverage (4℃)

10.00am - Cloudy with slight breeze, 39km/h wind and 95% sky coverage (4℃)

11.00am - Cloudy with wind, 41km/h gales and 95% sky coverage (5℃)

12.00pm - Cloudy, breezy with showers, 39km/h wind, 95% sky coverage and 0.5mm rainfall (5℃)

1.00pm - Cloudy with slight breeze, 35km/h wind and 95% sky coverage (4℃)

2.00pm - Cloudy with slight breeze, 33km/h wind and 95% sky coverage (4℃)

3.00pm - Cloudy with slight breeze, 32km/h wind and 95% sky coverage (4℃)

4.00pm - Cloudy, breezy with showers, 32km/h wind, 95% coverage and 0.5mm rainfall (4℃)

5.00pm - Cloudy with slight breeze, 30km/h wind and 95% coverage (3℃)

6.00pm - Cloudy with slight breeze, 28km/h wind and 95% coverage (3℃)

Source: The Met Office and AccuWeather