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A Flood Warning has been issued by the Environment Agency for the Somerset Frome from Witham Friary to Frome. Flooding is expected for the Somerset Frome from Witham Friary to Frome including Wallbridge Sunday evening and overnight into monday.
Particular locations at risk are the A362 at Wallbridge.
Strong winds have meant choppy water along our coast lines this weekend. Minehead Harbour is being hit from waves from the Bristol Channel.
One lane closed due to accident, a car involved on M4 London bound between J14 A338 (Hungerford) and J13 A34 (Chieveley / Newbury).
Delays of up to one hour on CrossCountry between Birmingham New Street and Cheltenham Spa due to fallen tree on the line.
One lane closed and slow traffic due to accident on M5 Northbound between J18A M49 and J17 A4018 / B4055 (Cribbs Causeway).
A419 both ways blocked, delays due to fallen tree between M5 J13 (Stroud) and B4066 Selsley Hill. Police report that there are several fallen trees blocking the road between the M5 and Stroud.
Western Power say around 2,000 homes across the South West have been left without power after strong winds and rain overnight. Teams are currently being sent to the worst affected areas to try and repair damaged lines and restore electricity.
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Roads have been blocked, electricity cut off and cars damaged as strong winds and heavy rain hit the South West