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Flood alerts in Wales after bank holiday snow

Flood alerts in Wales after bank holiday snow”

Update: 12:44PM A FLOOD alert remains in force for low-lying areas, small streams and areas adjacent to the downstream of Dreketilailai station to Qawa River in Labasa, Macuata, on Vanua Levu.

The agency says flooding is possible today from Hampstead lock at Yalding to Allington lock, including East Farleigh, Wateringbury, Teston and Teston Park.

Some 220 flood alerts have been issued across the UK.

Current forecasts indicate that flooding to properties is not likely and flood warnings are not expected to be issued at this stage.

The environment body said river levels have been rising across Wales following the rain and snow on higher ground.

The agencies include; Erosion and Flood Control Department of the Federal Ministry of Environment (FMEnv), State Emergency Management Agencies (SEMAs), Climate Change Department of the Ministry of Environment, as well as stakeholders living in the coastal communities.

The Environment Agency said: "We are constantly monitoring river levels and have staff in the field checking for and clearing blockages".

These are puddles rather than flood water from Brayford Pool.



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