Saturday, November 14, 2015

Flood alerts issued as Cumbria prepares for heavy rain

Be prepared for torrential rain in Cumbria and possible flooding as the Met Office has forecast that nearly eight inches of rain may fall over the weekend in parts of the county and the Environment Agency has issued an amber alert of possible flooding.

The authorities have warned residents to travel only if absolutely necessary and to take care if you do have to travel, and they have also tweeted that this might not be a good weekend to go Fell walking ...

See News and Star report
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