The fire service worked through the night to assist with the pumping of toxic water from a disused mine near Truro.
Pumps are currently at full capacity at Wheal Jane. Levels are still rising, but at a slower rate than yesterday.
There are fears that rising levels could pollute the nearby river and Fal Estuary, a marine special area of conservation, although there has been no pollution so far.
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Although the crime total has dropped by almost a third, high value farm equipment is still top of the thieves lists.
Cloudy start for some of us with some drizzle and light rain.
Chilly under clear skies with cloud edging in by dawn.