Offices warns of heavy rain in Burnham-On-Sea area tomorrow
in the Burnham-On-Sea area have been warned of the potential for
more flooding on Sunday (January 26th) as further heavy rainfall
Met Office has issued a yellow warning for Sunday when torrential
rain and gales are expected.
Met Office spokesman said: "Another Atlantic frontal system
is also forecast to cross the UK during Sunday. Rainfall accumulations
of over 20 mm are expected in many western parts."
winds are also expected. Gales are likely, especially along exposed
coasts, with gusts of 50-60 mph."
Enviroment Agency has issued a medium flood risk warning in Somerset,
with all attention focussed on the flood-hit levels.
in Somerset are facing long-term problems as the flood water shows
no sign of receding. More than 43 sq miles (27,000 acres) of productive
farmland has been flooded across the county.
Heavy rain in Brean (top) and Burnham's Berrow Road, above