These are all the UK flood alerts as further heavy rain is expected

Thursday, 20th February 2020, 8:48 am
Updated Thursday, 20th February 2020, 8:51 am
Flooding is still expected in parts of the UK in the aftermath of Storm Dennis, with further heavy rain on its way (Photo: Shutterstock)
Flooding is still expected in parts of the UK in the aftermath of Storm Dennis, with further heavy rain on its way (Photo: Shutterstock)

Flooding is still expected in parts of the UK in the aftermath of Storm Dennis, with further heavy rain on its way.

These are the flood warnings in place throughout the UK, excluding Northern Ireland.

Flood warnings in England

Severe flood warnings - danger to life:

River Lugg at Hampton BishopRiver Severn at New Street, Upton upon SevernRiver Severn at the Wharfage, IronbridgeRiver Severn at UckinghallRiver Severn at Waterside, Upton upon SevernRiver Wye at Hampton Bishop

Scotland flood warnings in place

These are the eight flood warnings currently in place, according to the Scottish Environment Protection Agency (SEPA):

Moy BridgeUpper TayPitlochry to BallinluigLogierait to Jubilee BridgeInnerpeffray to Bridge of EarnCrieff to InnerpeffrayCarse of Lennoch to LochlaneBallinluig to Logierait

SEPA said, “Remain vigilant and remember, it is your responsibility to take actions which help protect yourself and your property.

“Advice and information is available through Floodline on 0345 9881188. If you haven't already signed up to receive free flood messages, please call Floodline or register online at sepa.org.uk/floodingsignup.”

Flood warnings in Wales

Lower Dee Valley from Llangollen to Trevalyn Meadows. Location: Isolated properties and extensive areas of agricultural land in the Lower Dee flood plain

When will more rain hit the UK?

The Met Office UK outlook for Thursday (20 Feb) forecasts, "Rain, some heavy, moving east along with squally winds, followed by colder conditions with sunny intervals and scattered showers. Showers possibly heavy with hail and falling as snow at times in the north and over hills further south.

"Wintry showers easing leaving clear spells and a touch of frost in places, but further wet and windy weather following across northern areas."

Friday (21 Feb) will be a windy day with gales in places, notably in northern England with some gusts of 60-70 mph. It will be mainly dry and bright in the south, but rain further north, particularly over hills.

"Through the weekend very strong winds, sunny spells and wintry showers will affect the north, patchy rain will affect the south. Further rain and strong winds spread east through Monday," adds the Met Office.