Heading out? Take along UMBRELLA as Rainfall, wind warnings in effect for Lower Mainland, BC

Environment Canada is warning that strong winds with peak gusts blowing up to 90 km/hr may cause damage as a storm sweeps through the region today morning. Yet another storm is anticipated to arrive early Wednesday.

Wind warnings are also in effect for Surrey, Langley, Richmond and Delta.Rainfall warnings are in effect for Metro Vancouver, including Coquitlam and Maple Ridge, and on the North Shore, including West Vancouver and North Vancouver.

The agency  warns that falling leaves may block storm drains, causing local flooding, and that high winds may toss loose objects or cause tree branches to break.