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The Environment Agency still has 13 Flood Warnings and 45 Flood Alerts in force across the Anglia region as the wet weather continues over the Christmas period.
Today's rain will clear the east of the Anglia region during the early afternoon although more rain is expected by tomorrow morning.
Click here for the list of Flood Warnings in the Anglia region.
The Environment Agency still has 17 Flood Warnings in force across the Anglia region as more rain is forecast over the next few days.
There are also 51 of the lower level Flood Alerts in place across the region.
The maps below show that the worst affected areas are Northamptonshire, Cambridgeshire, Bedfordshire and Essex.
Early indications suggest that 2012 could be the wettest on record in East Anglia following on from 2011 which was the driest year since 1921.
Essex Fire Service have had to rescue several motorists who have ignored warning signs and driven into floods. One driver called to say he was stuck just past a road closure sign!
Throughout the weekend, firefighters have been urging motorists to use common sense and not put themselves in danger by driving through flooded roads. Last night seven people had to be rescued from two vehicles in Margaretting. Others have been rescued at Orphans Hill and Dunmow.
The Fire Service say they handled dozens of similar calls during Christmas Day.
The Environment Agency still has 17 Flood Warnings and 50 Flood Alerts in force across the Anglia region.
As the maps below show, the warnings are clustered in Essex, Cambridgeshire and Northamptonshire.
More rain is forecast over the next few days.
More rain is forecast for the Anglia region over the Christmas period adding to flooding problems on many rivers in Northamptonshire, Bedfordshire and Cambridgeshire.
Stowe in Buckinghamshire recorded 53 mm of rain in the four days from Wednesday to Saturday which is nearly the normal amount expected to fall in the whole of December.
After starting with a drought, 2012 in the Anglia region looks like ending up as the wettest year for more than a decade.
At 8am on Christmas Eve there were 13 Flood Warnings and 44 Flood Alerts in force across the Anglia region. The Environment Agency website has full details or you can call the Floodline on 0845 988 1188.
As the map below shows, the Flood Warnings in the Anglia region are mostly clustered in Bedfordshire, Cambridgeshire and Northamptonshire.
The Environment Agency has 22 Flood Warnings and 53 Flood Alerts in force across the Anglia region on Sunday morning.
The Environment Agency issued more flood warnings in the Anglia region overnight on Saturday. Although Sunday will remain largely dry more rain will spread in from the south during Sunday evening and overnight. Click here for the latest Anglia Weather.
These are the latest flood warnings:
- River Gipping downstream of Needham Market to Bramford in Suffolk
- River Gipping from the A14 to Needham Market in Suffolk
- River Great Ouse at Bromham in Bedfordshire
- River Avon at Stanford on Avon in Northamptonshire
- Riverside properties in Chelmsford including the cricket ground
- The Mardyke from North Stifford to Purfleet in Essex
- River Colne from Castle Hedingham to upstream of Halstead in Essex
- River Brain from Black Notley to Witham in Essex
- The Shelfords and Hauxton in Cambridgeshire
- The Wendling Beck from Wendling to Worthing in Norfolk
- River Colne from Halstead to Lexden in Essex
Click here for more flood warnings.
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With further rain forecast in the Anglia region it's likely there will be further problems with flooding into the New Year.
With many rivers running high, a number of Flood Warnings issued by the Environment Agency remain in force in the Anglia region.