Flood alerts in parts of the south west

Two people under an umbrella Credit: PA Michael R. Sisak

Parts of the south west are on flood alert as the UK prepares for storm Eva.

A full list of areas affected are on the Environment Agency website.

Met Office forecaster Greg Dewhurst said the latest weather is "unusual" whenthe mild conditions enjoyed during December are taken into account.

The worst affected areas will be in the north west of England.