Dartmoor Zoo has been forced to close for the day "for the reasons of safety and animal welfare". A spokesman added its "animals will be in their houses for the duration" of the bad weather.
The Environment Agency said there is a risk of localised river flooding across the south west with 13 flood alerts currently in place.
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Highways England has set out how £2 billion of government investment to improve the capacity of roads in the South West will be used.
A seal pup is recovering after pioneering surgery to remove a severely wounded flipper. 3-week-old Kerplunk is now doing well.
Lots of sunshine in the form of sunny spells. Breeze keeps temperatures down. Much colder nights.