The entire South West has been declared a drought area by the Environment Agency.
In 2010 we had 20% less rainfall than the average. Last year we had 16% less than we'd normally expect.
Water levels have fallen to such a low level that it's taking its toll on agriculture and wildlife.
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Early wet spells will clear by midnight to leave clear skies overnight.
Any showers will ease this evening, with sunshine giving way to clear skies overnight.
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