Flood warnings remain in place across Norfolk and Waveney

The River Yare approaching high tide in Great Yarmouth, at 8am on Friday 13th January 2017.
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The River Yare approaching high tide in Great Yarmouth, at 8am on Friday 13th January 2017. Picture: ANTONY KELLY - Credit: Archant

The Environment Agency has re-issued five flood warnings for the Norfolk and Waveney coast, as well as Trowse Newton, following last night's storm surge.

High water is due at Great Yarmouth at 10.15pm and flood warnings are in place for isolated low lying properties along the tidal River Waveney, Lower River Bure, riverside properties along the tidal River Yare including Cantley, Brundall and Reedham, Tidal River Yare from Trowse Newton to Breydon Water and Upper Tidal River Bure.

A number of riverside properties are at risk including those in Wroxham, Horning, Brundall, Thorpe St Andrew and Beccles.

The Environment Agency is monitoring the situation closely, working alongside partners including the Met Office and local authorities.

• For more information visit the Environment Agency website.


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