Flood alerts issued for north Norfolk coast

PUBLISHED: 08:23 27 October 2018

Stock photo of the north Norfolk coast. Picture: Ian Burt

Stock photo of the north Norfolk coast. Picture: Ian Burt

Flood alerts have been issued for the north Norfolk coast between Old Hunstanton and Kelling Hard.

The Environment Agency says there is a possibility of “minor flooding” to coastal roads and footpaths between 7am and 10am on Saturday due to high tides and strong north-westerly winds.

The area covered by warnings includes the beach road at Brancaster, Wells Harbour, Blakeney and Salthouse.

Residents and visitors are advised to take care and to not put themselves into any unnecessary danger.

Flood warnings were also issued for the early hours the tidal River Yare around Thorpe St Andrew and the tidal River Waveney from Ellingham to Breydon Water.

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