Flood Warnings

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England

The Environment Agency
  1. Flood alert

    Areas affected: Humber estuary from Spurn Point to Winestead Outfall

    ACTIVE

    Started at: 15:35 BST on Wed 22 September

    Flooding is possible - be prepared

    The flood alert for the Humber Estuary from Spurn Point to Winestead Outfall has been issued. The particular area of concern is Kilnsea Village. Some overtopping and spray is expected in the Kilnsea village area as a result of a tidal surge between 7:30 and 9am on Thursday 23rd September. Areas most at risk are low lying land and roads around Kilnsea Village.

    Our incident response staff are closely monitoring the forecast. Please be careful along beaches, promenades, coastal footpaths and roads as overtopping waves could be dangerous.

    This message will be updated tomorrow morning, 23/09/21, or as the situation changes.

    Issued at: 15:35 BST on Wed 22 September

    Issued by: The Environment Agency

Scotland

Scottish Environment Protection Agency

No flood warnings are currently in force for Scotland

Wales

Natural Resources Wales

No flood warnings are currently in force for Wales

Northern Ireland

Flood warnings are not currently issued for Northern Ireland

About UK Flood Warnings

Warning services for areas at risk of flooding from rivers or the sea are provided by the Environment Agency (EA) for England, Natural Resources Wales (NRW) for Wales and the Scottish Environment Protection Agency (SEPA).

BBC Weather works closely with its partners to raise awareness of weather events affecting Northern Ireland which may result in flooding. Specific flood warnings, however, are not currently issued for Northern Ireland.

Flood Warnings Key

Severe flood warning:

Severe flooding - danger to life

Flood warning:

Flooding is expected - immediate action required

Flood alert:

Flooding is possible - be prepared