|Flood alerts have been issued for the rivers Severn, Teme and Avon following heavy rainfall. Flooding of roads and farmland is expected overnight and into tomorrow morning.
A flood warning, meaning flooding of properties is expected take action, has also been issued for the River Teme at Stanford Bridge.
More rain is forecast over the next 24 hours and river levels are expected to remain high over the next few days.
If you are in an area which has flooded before, or you know you are at flood risk, then please start to prepare now or take action if necessary.
What should I do?
If flooding does occur:
Power and utility companies have schemes which make at-risk groups a priority for reconnection following power cuts. Find out if you meet the criteria and if so, sign up. Visit ofgem.gov.uk for more information.
More help and advice about what to do before, during and after a flood is available on our website.
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