Wind speeds could be higher than initially thought with gusts of up 70mph during Storm Dennis.

Wind speeds could reach 60mph in Suffolk this weekend as Storm Dennis is likely to bring widespread disruption.

It has been a busy morning on the roads across Suffolk as flooding has already caused a closure on the A14 and slow driving conditions on the A12.

People across Suffolk and north Essex have been praised for their hardiness as it has been revealed they wait the longest in the country before switching on their heating.

Stay with us for the latest information as heavy rainfall causes chaos on Suffolk's roads.

Families in Suffolk and Essex are experiencing a mini Bank Holiday heatwave at the moment and the good news is temperatures are set to remain high today.

Thousands of fans with tickets to the Ed Sheeran concerts at Chantry Park over the Bank Holiday weekend are wondering what the weather has in store for them.

After a wet few days Ed Sheeran fans heading to his Chantry Park gigs in Ipswich next weekend are hoping better weather is on the horizon.

Yesterday the hottest temperature in the whole country was recorded in Suffolk and today it is expected to be even hotter.

Freak showers of snow and sleet were breaking out across the area today - just as spring should be under way.

The Orwell Bridge is still closed this afternoon - and could have to close again tomorrow.

A call is going out to people in Ipswich to keep away from wooded areas as Storm Gareth strikes.

Trees brought down by Storm Gareth's high winds are currently blocking roads in Suffolk.

High winds of up to 60mph and "intense rain" are set to hit, as Storm Gareth batters the region - with the Orwell Bridge being closely monitored.

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