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Cornish coastal flood alerts issued

Cornish coastal flood alerts issued

Published by Helen Down at 5:51pm 30th August 2019.

Flood alerts have gone out for northern and southern coastlines in the Duchy this weekend.

The Environment Agency warns flooding is possible at highs tides, particulary on the evening of Sunday 1st September.

Flood alerts have been issued for:

  • North Cornwall Coast from Chapel Porth to The Rumps excluding the tidal River Camel
  • North Cornwall Coast from Lands End to Chapel Porth
  • South Cornwall Coast from Lizard Point to Gribbin Head excluding Truro City

Advice on how to stay safe:

  • People are advised to stay away from risk areas.
  • Keep up to date with weather and tide conditions on local radio.
  • We will continue to monitor the situation and issue updates as required.

You can check the latest flood warnings for Cornwall here 

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