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Floods: No further rainfall for five days but some warnings remain in Nottinghamshire

The Environment Agency still has two flood warnings in place for Dunham on Trent and Girton near Newark.

Flood warning for River Trent at Girton

Updated 8:58am on 9 January 2024

‘River levels remain high but are beginning to fall at the Torksey river gauge as a result of Storm Henk.

‘Consequently, flooding is expected to continue. Areas most at risk are access roads and properties in Girton.

‘The A1133 and High Street has flooded, which has isolated the village. No further rainfall is forecast over the next 5 days.

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‘We expect local river levels to remain high until this afternoon, 09/01/2024. We are closely monitoring the situation.

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‘Our incident response staff are patrolling watercourses in the area and liaising with emergency services. Please avoid contact with flood water and follow advice from the emergency services. Contact your insurance company if you’ve been flooded and take photographs of any flood damage. This message will be updated by 13:00 this afternoon, 09/01/2024, or as the situation changes.

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Flood warning area: River Trent at Girton including Green and Trent Lanes.

Flood warning for River Trent at Dunham-on-Trent

‘River levels remain high but are beginning to fall at the Torksey river gauge as a result of Storm Henk.

‘Areas most at risk are properties and the A57 Dunham Road Bridge at Dunham-on-Trent, where deep standing water remains over the road.

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‘No further rainfall is forecast over the next 5 days. We expect river levels to remain high until this evening 09/01/2024.

‘Contact your insurance company if you’ve been flooded and take photographs of any flood damage. This message will be updated by 13:00 this afternoon, 09/01/2024, or as the situation changes.’

Flood warning area: River Trent at Dunham-on-Trent including junction on Low Street and Upper Row to Manor Farm.

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