The tidal surge after the Severn Bore

The famous Severn Bore travelled up the River Severn in Gloucestershire this morning.

The time-lapse video below, filmed over 30 minutes, shows how the resulting tidal surge crept up the already flooded embankment at Minsterworth:

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