High tides and gales force winds could cause coastal flooding in parts of the region. The Environment Agency has issued 11 flood warnings.
Spring tides and strong south easterly gales could cause problems for coastal communities in Dorset, Devon and Cornwall tomorrow and over the weekend.
A large area of low pressure across the North Atlantic has increased the risk of storm surges.
Agency gangs have been out checking flood defences and closing tidal flood gates at a number of coastal locations including Truro, Polperro and Plymouth Sutton.
Those in areas of risk should check the Environment Agency website for the latest information or call 0845 988 1188.
An animal rescue centre near Bridgwater says it's being inundated with new residents, who have been finding it hard to survive during the recent floods.
The effects of last month's torrential rain are still being felt on the Somerset Levels, not least by the area's wildlife. Andrea Bishop reports
Museums across Cornwall have been awarded almost £135,000 in funding.
A group, including Falmouth's National Maritime Museum and the Royal Cornwall Museum, have joined together to apply for grants and promote their collections. The money from the Arts Council will pay for improvements to websites, museum shops and audits of some of the collections.
The Christian owners of a Cornish guesthouse who refused to allow a gay couple to stay in a double-bedded room have won the right to take their case to the Supreme Court.
A court had ruled that Peter and Hazelmary Bull breached equality laws but the couple claim their policy is not related to sexual orientation but sexual practice.
Earlier this year Court of Appeal judges dismissed a challenge brought by Peter and Hazelmary Bull, who run Chymorvah House in Marazion, against a ruling they breached equality legislation when they turned away Martyn Hall and his civil partner Steven Preddy, who are from Bristol.
In Cornwall, at Camborne, there are temporary traffic lights on A3047 College Street.
Dozens of events are taking place around Cornwall to mark St Piran's Day. St Piran is said to have brought Christianity to the county when he landed at Perranporth from Ireland. It's a chance to celebrate Cornwall's culture and heritage.
A group to bring people working in Cornwall's fish industry together is being set up in Looe this morning.
The Cornwall and Isles of Scilly Fisheries Local Action Group will get more than a million pounds in Government funding. Local MP Sheryll Murray will be among those attending.
A collection of Cornish maritime memorabilia has sold for £10,825 at auction in Penzance.The lots included 15th Century canon balls which were dredged from the River Fal. The collection was built up by the Newman family, who ran the Smugglers Cottage tea room on the Roseland Peninsula.
The battle over plans for a waste incinerator in Cornwall has moved back to London today, in front of three judges in the court of appeal. The government wants to overturn a previous ruling that meant it couldn't be built in the village of St Dennis, between Newquay and St Austell.