Flood alerts issued for Devon and Cornwall

The Environment Agency has put out flood alerts for some areas in the region. This is the lowest level of flood warning; it means flooding is possible, and residents should be prepared. The warnings are:

  • Upper River Tamar: Bude, Helebridge, Bridgerule, Canworthy Water and Yeolmbridge
  • Middle River Exe: from Exebridge to Tiverton and the Rivers Haddeo, Batherm and Lowman
  • Barnstaple, Braunton, Ilfracombe and Combe Martin area: the Rivers Caen, Bradiford Water and Yeo and coastal streams from Braunton to Combe Martin
  • River Dart: Totnes, Ashburton, Buckfastleigh, Dartmouth, Torbay
  • Rivers Clyst and Culm: Hemyock, Cullompton, Stoke Canon, Broadclyst, Clyst St Mary

Full details can be found the Environment Agency's flood warnings webpage.