A FLOOD warning has been placed on the River Arrow due to Storm Barra.

The Environment Agency has warned that river levels have risen which may result in flooding of roads and farmland today (Wednesday).

"We expect flooding to affect low lying land and roads along the River Arrow from Michaelchurch to Brierley," said the Environment Agency.

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Other areas that may be affected include Kington, Staunton and Eardisland.


"Flooding of properties is not forecast at this point," the Environment Agency added.

"Further rainfall is forecast over the next 48 hours. We expect river levels to remain high until Friday (December 10).

"We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are clearing weed screens.

"Please plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded."