Heavy rain and winds - protect against flooding

An amber weather warning is in place for the week of 10 February 2020 with heavy wind and lots of rain expected.

We are currently monitoring the weather – get up to date weather information on the Met Office's weather warnings page.


Follow our top #WeatherEye tips to help minimise flooding and other disruption during the heavy rain and wind:

Staying safe

If you know someone who's elderly, disabled, or has individual needs, perhaps due to a medical condition, we may be able to offer them extra support - follow the link to find out more about the priority services we offer.

According to the Met Office, the severe weather means the UK should expect:

  • Coastal routes, sea fronts and coastal communities affected by spray and/or large waves
  • Delays for high-sided vehicles on exposed routes and bridges, with some bus and train services affected, with some journeys taking longer
  • Some delays to road, rail, air and ferry transport expected with fallen trees possible
  • Some short term loss of power and other services