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Flood risk this weekend

Heavy rain this weekend leads to low but increased flood risk

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There is a low but increased risk of flooding this weekend across the whole of England, as isolated torrential downpours are predicted. The Environment Agency is monitoring the situation closely in case things change and will have teams ready to respond 24/7. It is also supporting local authorities who will respond to any reports of surface water flooding.

Anyone who is concerned can sign up to receive free flood warnings, check their flood risk and keep up to date with the latest situation, including a three day flood forecast on the GOV.UK website

You can also keep up on social media using #floodaware

Published 5 June 2014