Message issued at 22-09-2021 19:10
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A FLOOD WARNING has been issued for Churchill Barriers.

A combination of high tides and strong westerly winds means that there is a high risk of wave overtopping and hazardous driving conditions on the Churchill Barriers around the time of this evening?s high tide (between 22.45 & 00.45 BST). It will become very windy, with west or north-westerly gales or severe gales developing in the early hours. Wave overtopping will peak just after 00.15 hrs BST, with an improving situation around 02.00 hrs onwards.

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Remain vigilant and remember, it is your responsibility to take actions which help protect yourself and your property.  Advice and information is also available through Floodline on 0345 9881188.  This FLOOD WARNING is now in force until further notice and was sent by phone and sms free of charge to registered customers of our Floodline direct warning service.  If you haven't already signed up to receive free flood messages, please call Floodline or register online at

Your Floodline quick dial number for this area is 22513

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