: Waiting for next track...

Wessex FM News

Contact the News Team:
Tel: 01305 250333

Dorset Under Flood Alert

news_flood.jpg


3:18pm 7th June 2012

We're being warned about a risk of flooding in Dorset.

The Environment Agency have issued flood alerts for a lot of the county, including, Weymouth Harbour, Preston Beach, West Bay Harbour.

Burton Bradstock, Chesil Beach and the Fleet could also be affected around high tide tonight which is 9.30pm.

List Of Areas Under Flood Alert:

Weymouth Harbour and the tidal stretch of the River Wey.

Tidal stretches of the Lower Frome and River Piddle.

Castletown, Weymouth, Preston Beach, Swanage Bay, Studland Bay.

West Bay Harbour and the tidal stretch of the River Brit.

 

Rivers Lim, Char, Simene, Brit, Asker, Mangerton and Bride.

Charmouth, Seatown, West Bay, Bothenhampton, Burton Freshwater, Burton Bradstock, Cogdean Beach, Chesil Beach, West Fleet, East Fleet and Chiswell.

 

 



Sign up for the latest local news direct to your inbox


dorset business directory

Book A Wessex FM Big Night Out Here

Book A Wessex FM Big Night Out Here

Wessex fm Disco, Quiz & Race Nights!

New Car Stickers

New Car Stickers

Grab your new localised stickers today!

Dorset Webcams

Dorset Webcams

Take a look around our beautiful county

Advertising

Advertising

Find out how to grow your business with us

island community action

Trending in Dorset

Windy weather to cause problems on rail services tonight

High winds may delay services across Dorset.

New Town Clerk for Weymouth announced

Jane Biscombe takes up the role full time in January.

Teenagers to see powerful road safety presentation

It will be delivered to 5,500 Year 11 students in Dorset.

Dorset County Hospital offers reassurance over A&E

DCH will continue to offer the same emergency care to people in West Dorset.

Weymouth shop supervisor 'Braves the shave'

Rebekka Pritchard did it in memory of her grandfather and to raise money for Macmillan Cancer Support.

More news...