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5 day flood forecast

The five day flood forecast is usually updated at around 10:30am each day and more frequently when there is a medium or high flood risk

The forecast below was last updated at 15:30, on Friday 28 Feb 2020. Refresh the page.

Summary

Flooding is expected to continue on parts of the River Severn and the lower River Aire for the next five days. Properties will flood and there will be travel disruption. More widely in the West Midlands and parts of Yorkshire, river flooding is possible through the next five days, where properties may flood and there may be travel disruption. 

Flooding from rivers and surface water is possible in Wales today (Friday) and tomorrow, where properties may flood and there may be travel disruption. 

Elsewhere in parts of the north and south-west of England, localised river and surface water flooding are probable today (Friday) and tomorrow, and are possible but not expected in parts of south-east England. Land, roads and some properties could flood and there could be travel disruption. 

Local groundwater flooding is expected to be ongoing over parts of the south of England for at least the next five days.

Friday

Forecast for Friday 28 February 2020

High risk

Significant risk to life - take action

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Medium risk

Flooding is expected - be prepared

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Low risk

Flooding is possible - be aware

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  • Wales (20)
    • Blaenau Gwent

    • Bridgend

    • Caerphilly

    • Cardiff

    • Carmarthenshire

    • Ceredigion

    • Conwy

    • Denbighshire

    • Gwynedd

    • Merthyr Tydfil

    • Monmouthshire

    • Neath Port Talbot

    • Newport

    • Pembrokeshire

    • Powys

    • Rhondda Cynon Taff

    • Swansea

    • Torfaen

    • Vale of Glamorgan

    • Wrexham

  • South West (13)
    • Bath and NE Somerset

    • Bournemouth

    • Bristol

    • Cornwall & Isles of Scilly

    • Devon

    • Dorset

    • N Somerset

    • Plymouth

    • Poole

    • S Gloucestershire

    • Somerset

    • Torbay

    • Wiltshire

  • North West (8)
    • Blackburn with Darwen

    • Blackpool

    • Cheshire

    • Cumbria

    • Gtr Manchester

    • Lancashire

    • Merseyside

    • Warrington

  • Southern (4)
    • Brighton and Hove

    • E Sussex

    • Hampshire

    • W Sussex

  • Midlands (3)
    • Derbyshire

    • Gloucestershire

    • Herefordshire

  • North East (3)
    • S Yorkshire

    • W Yorkshire

    • York

  • Thames (2)
    • Gtr London

    • Surrey

Very low risk

No immediate action required

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Counties not listed above are very low risk.

Saturday

Forecast for Saturday 29 February 2020

High risk

Significant risk to life - take action

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Medium risk

Flooding is expected - be prepared

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Low risk

Flooding is possible - be aware

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  • Wales (20)
    • Blaenau Gwent

    • Bridgend

    • Caerphilly

    • Cardiff

    • Carmarthenshire

    • Ceredigion

    • Conwy

    • Denbighshire

    • Gwynedd

    • Merthyr Tydfil

    • Monmouthshire

    • Neath Port Talbot

    • Newport

    • Pembrokeshire

    • Powys

    • Rhondda Cynon Taff

    • Swansea

    • Torfaen

    • Vale of Glamorgan

    • Wrexham

  • South West (13)
    • Bath and NE Somerset

    • Bournemouth

    • Bristol

    • Cornwall & Isles of Scilly

    • Devon

    • Dorset

    • N Somerset

    • Plymouth

    • Poole

    • S Gloucestershire

    • Somerset

    • Torbay

    • Wiltshire

  • North West (8)
    • Blackburn with Darwen

    • Blackpool

    • Cheshire

    • Cumbria

    • Gtr Manchester

    • Lancashire

    • Merseyside

    • Warrington

  • Southern (4)
    • Brighton and Hove

    • E Sussex

    • Hampshire

    • W Sussex

  • Midlands (3)
    • Derbyshire

    • Gloucestershire

    • Herefordshire

  • North East (3)
    • S Yorkshire

    • W Yorkshire

    • York

  • Thames (2)
    • Gtr London

    • Surrey

Very low risk

No immediate action required

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Counties not listed above are very low risk.

Sunday

Forecast for Sunday 01 March 2020

High risk

Significant risk to life - take action

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Medium risk

Flooding is expected - be prepared

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Low risk

Flooding is possible - be aware

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Very low risk

No immediate action required

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Counties not listed above are very low risk.

Monday

Forecast for Monday 02 March 2020

High risk

Significant risk to life - take action

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Medium risk

Flooding is expected - be prepared

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Low risk

Flooding is possible - be aware

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Very low risk

No immediate action required

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Counties not listed above are very low risk.

Tuesday

Forecast for Tuesday 03 March 2020

High risk

Significant risk to life - take action

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Medium risk

Flooding is expected - be prepared

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Low risk

Flooding is possible - be aware

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Very low risk

No immediate action required

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Counties not listed above are very low risk.

 

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