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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 10:30, on Friday 26 May 2017. Refresh the page.

Summary

Local flooding is possible, but not expected, from surface water and rivers across parts of Wales and the Midlands and across the north of England on Saturday 27 May. Local flooding is also possible, but not expected, from surface water and rivers across the south-east half of England and Wales later on Sunday 28 and overnight into Monday 29 May.

On Saturday and later Sunday into Monday, properties may flood and there may be travel disruption. 

Friday

Forecast for Friday 26 May 2017

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.

Saturday

Forecast for Saturday 27 May 2017

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 (4)
    • Conwy

    • Denbighshire

    • Flintshire

    • Wrexham

  • North West (9)
    • Blackburn with Darwen

    • Blackpool

    • Cheshire

    • Cumbria

    • Gtr Manchester

    • Halton

    • Lancashire

    • Merseyside

    • Warrington

  • North East (14)
    • Darlington

    • Durham

    • E Riding of Yorkshire

    • Hartlepool

    • Kingston upon Hull

    • Middlesbrough

    • N Yorkshire

    • Northumberland

    • Redcar and Cleveland

    • S Yorkshire

    • Stockton-on-Tees

    • Tyne and Wear

    • W Yorkshire

    • York

  • Midlands (9)
    • Derby

    • Derbyshire

    • Leicestershire

    • Nottingham

    • Nottinghamshire

    • Shropshire

    • Staffordshire

    • Stoke-on-Trent

    • Telford and Wrekin

  • Anglian (3)
    • Lincolnshire

    • N Lincolnshire

    • NE Lincolnshire

Very low risk

No immediate action required

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Counties not listed above are very low risk.

Sunday

Forecast for Sunday 28 May 2017

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 (7)
    • Caerphilly

    • Cardiff

    • Monmouthshire

    • Newport

    • Rhondda Cynon Taff

    • Torfaen

    • Vale of Glamorgan

  • Midlands (5)
    • Gloucestershire

    • Herefordshire

    • Leicestershire

    • Warwickshire

    • Worcestershire

  • Anglian (13)
    • Bedfordshire

    • Cambridgeshire

    • Essex

    • Lincolnshire

    • Luton

    • Milton Keynes

    • Norfolk

    • Northamptonshire

    • Peterborough

    • Rutland

    • Southend-on-Sea

    • Suffolk

    • Thurrock

  • South West (13)
    • Bath and NE Somerset

    • Bournemouth

    • Bristol

    • Cornwall & Isles of Scilly

    • Devon

    • Dorset

    • N Somerset

    • Plymouth

    • Poole

    • S Gloucestershire

    • Somerset

    • Torbay

    • Wiltshire

  • Thames (12)
    • Bracknell Forest

    • Buckinghamshire

    • Gtr London

    • Hertfordshire

    • Oxfordshire

    • Reading

    • Slough

    • Surrey

    • Swindon

    • W Berkshire

    • Windsor and Maidenhead

    • Wokingham

  • Southern (9)
    • Brighton and Hove

    • E Sussex

    • Hampshire

    • Isle of Wight

    • Kent

    • Medway

    • Portsmouth

    • Southampton

    • W Sussex

Very low risk

No immediate action required

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Counties not listed above are very low risk.

Monday

Forecast for Monday 29 May 2017

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 (7)
    • Caerphilly

    • Cardiff

    • Monmouthshire

    • Newport

    • Rhondda Cynon Taff

    • Torfaen

    • Vale of Glamorgan

  • Midlands (5)
    • Gloucestershire

    • Herefordshire

    • Leicestershire

    • Warwickshire

    • Worcestershire

  • Anglian (13)
    • Bedfordshire

    • Cambridgeshire

    • Essex

    • Lincolnshire

    • Luton

    • Milton Keynes

    • Norfolk

    • Northamptonshire

    • Peterborough

    • Rutland

    • Southend-on-Sea

    • Suffolk

    • Thurrock

  • South West (13)
    • Bath and NE Somerset

    • Bournemouth

    • Bristol

    • Cornwall & Isles of Scilly

    • Devon

    • Dorset

    • N Somerset

    • Plymouth

    • Poole

    • S Gloucestershire

    • Somerset

    • Torbay

    • Wiltshire

  • Thames (12)
    • Bracknell Forest

    • Buckinghamshire

    • Gtr London

    • Hertfordshire

    • Oxfordshire

    • Reading

    • Slough

    • Surrey

    • Swindon

    • W Berkshire

    • Windsor and Maidenhead

    • Wokingham

  • Southern (9)
    • Brighton and Hove

    • E Sussex

    • Hampshire

    • Isle of Wight

    • Kent

    • Medway

    • Portsmouth

    • Southampton

    • W Sussex

Very low risk

No immediate action required

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Counties not listed above are very low risk.

Tuesday

Forecast for Tuesday 30 May 2017

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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