Floods clear-up but with the threat of more rain

There are further warnings of flooding in the Anglia region as the wet winter continues into February.

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A week's worth of rain in three hours in Suffolk

More than a week's worth of rain has fallen in just three hours in Suffolk.

The Met Office weather station at Wattisham near Ipswich recorded 11.8 mm (half an inch) of rain in the three hours to 7am on Friday morning. The site would normally expect an average of 41 mm in the whole of February.

Heavy overnight rain and the wettest January since 1988 has sparked dozens of flood warnings and flood alerts across the Anglia region.

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