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20 severe danger to life flood warnings in place

The Environment Agency tonight has issued 20 severe Danger to life  flood warnings across the UK due to storms and high tides.

Here are the areas expected to be effected:

  • Point of Ayr
  • Greenfield to Bagillt
  • Usk Estuary at Crindau and Malpas Road
  • River Severn at Minsterworth and Quedgeley including Calcott’s Green
  • Tidal Severn from Elmore to Rodley including Longney
  • Westbury, Broadoak and Newnham on the Severn Estuary
  • Barmouth
  • Preston Beach
  • Plymouth Barbican including Sutton Harbour
  • North Cornwall Coast At Wadebridge
  • North Cornwall Coast At Bude
  • South Devon Coast from Exmouth to Lyme Regis
  • South Devon Coast from Start Point to Dawlish Warren
  • Lands End to Plymouth excluding Truro and Plymouth Barbican
  • North Devon Coast at Ilfracombe
  • Lands End to Hartland Point excluding Bude and Wadebridge
  • Tidal locations in the Taw Torridge Estuary
  • Tidal River Torridge from Weare Giffard to Bideford
  • Tidal River Taw from Bishops Tawton to Barnstaple
  • North Devon Coastal Communities, including Westward Ho!, Combe Martin and Lynmouth

Police are warning people to prepare for possible Evacuations but this will be a last resort and to move items upstairs away from danger!

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