Forecast for Tuesday 19 March 2019 to Saturday 23 March 2019
Local flooding is expected along parts of the upper and mid River Severn today (Tuesday) and overnight into tomorrow (Wednesday), and is possible in the lower reaches through the next five days, as the river continues to respond to previous rainfall. Continued flooding of land, roads and some properties is expected, with local travel disruption. Local river flooding is possible but not expected on Friday and Saturday in the north of England and the north of Wales due to a further spell of rain. Local coastal flooding is possible but not expected along parts of the east coast of England and along the Wye and Severn estuaries in Gloucestershire. Land, roads and some properties may flood and there may be travel disruption.