The A35 has been closed both ways due to flooding between the A37 / B3150 (Monkeys Jump Roundabout) and the A3066 Sea Road North / B3162 East Street (Mitsubishi Roundabout). Police are expecting long delays between Dorchester and Bridport. A diversion is in place.
It appears there is unlikely to be any let up in the relentless rain showers that have battered the Westcountry over the past few days.
Communities in Devon hit by floods over the weekend have been praised by Devon County Council. Many residents are still clearing up.
Dozens of people are clearing up after heavy rain burst rivers and flooded homes. Devon and Dorset hardest hit.