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Monday 18 January – Storm “Christoph” Heavy rain over next 12 hours centred around North Wales
Over next 24/48 hrs storm developing further into Wales & West Mercia region (Wednesday)
Predicted rainfall between 150/200mm together with high winds
Most of rainfall will hit our river catchments
Weather pattern will move away Wednesday evening however expect some short snow bursts
Thursday / Friday expected to be clear and dry
We expect flooding to low lying land & roads adjacent to the river from Highley to Tewkesbury, including Stourport, Holt Fleet, Worcester, Kempsey
Flood Barriers to be deployed in Bewdley.
Severnside North – Tuesday 19th January 2021
Severnside South and Beales Corner – Wednesday 20th January 2021
WEATHER WARNING HAVE BEEN ISSUED FOR THE UK .
Yellow warning of rain
Areas affected: East Midlands | East of England | London & South East England | North East England | North West England | South West England | Wales | West Midlands | Yorkshire & Humber
Starts: 00:00 GMT on Tue 19 January Ends: 12:00 GMT on Thu 21 January
Spells of prolonged and heavy rain may lead to flooding and disruption to travel in places.
– Homes and businesses could be flooded, causing damage to some buildings
– Fast flowing or deep floodwater is possible, causing a danger to life
– Delays or cancellations to train and bus services are possible
– Spray and flooding could lead to difficult driving conditions and some road closures
– Some communities may be cut off by flooded roads
– Possible power cuts and loss of other services to some homes and businesses
Yellow warning of rain
Areas affected: East Midlands | East of England | London & South East England | South West England | West Midlands
Starts: 00:00 GMT on Wed 20 January Ends: 12:00 GMT on Thu 21 January
Spells of heavy rain may lead to travel disruption and flooding in places.