photos: Flooding hits Burnham and Brean as new warning is issued
flooding caused by heavy overnight rain caused chaos on roads
in the Burnham-On-Sea area on Monday morning (September 24th).
were the scenes in Brean's Warren Road where motorists struggled
through up to nine inches of water to access Brean Down.
minor roads in Burnham, Brent Knoll, Brean, Berrow and East Huntspill
also suffered flooding, as pictured below.
bad weather is set to arrive and The Met Office has issued a yellow
warning for Tuesday as more rain, accompanied by strong gales,
is expected to hit the Burnham area. The Met Office has warned
drivers and residents to be aware.
train services running through Highbridge and Burnham Station
were also suspended due to flooding.
flooding was reported in the Guildhall Lane and Gramball Lane
area of Wedmore due to a swollen river, with water up to 3ft deep
in some properties. Other
locations locally affected were Vole Road in Mark, Burton Row
in Brent Knoll, Mark Causeway Brent Road in East Brent, Rooksbridge
Road in Highbridge, Withy Road in East Huntspill.
Warren Road became a river with nine of inches of water
Maple Drive was again hit by flooding
Close in Burnham was also under a covering of flood water
Audrey Downing sent in this photo of her garden in Maple Drive
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