Hampshire flood warning for River Blackwater

The Environment Agency (EA) has issued a flood warning for the River Blackwater in Hampshire.

A woman from Wellow Mill, who did not want to be named, told the BBC that some nearby properties had already started to flood.

More than an inch (up to 35mm) of rain fell across Hampshire on Saturday with the wet weather set to continue.

A flood alert has also been issued for Lymington River, including Brockenhurst, in the New Forest.

There are more than 200 other flood warnings in place across England - nearly 80 in the South West and about 95 in the Midlands.

More on This Story

Related Stories

The BBC is not responsible for the content of external Internet sites

BBC Hampshire & Isle of Wight

Weather

Southampton

Min. Night 15 °C

Features

BBC © 2014 The BBC is not responsible for the content of external sites. Read more.

This page is best viewed in an up-to-date web browser with style sheets (CSS) enabled. While you will be able to view the content of this page in your current browser, you will not be able to get the full visual experience. Please consider upgrading your browser software or enabling style sheets (CSS) if you are able to do so.