Heavy rain warning for the Isle of Wight (updated)


Don't forget your brollies tomorrow as Met Office predicts heavy rain from 9am to 8pm.

Monday, 9th May, 2016 1:36pm

By Sally Perry with one comment

Flood alert issued for the Isle of Wight coast

Flood sign

High tide may affect some coastal roads this afternoon say the Environment Agency.

Saturday, 9th April, 2016 9:08am

By Sally Perry

Flood alert issued on the Isle of Wight (update 2)

river peaked

River levels at Alverstone will continue to rise, and are likely to peak late morning or early afternoon. Updates also includes alert for Monktonmead in Ryde, Cowes and Gurnard Luck.

Wednesday, 9th March, 2016 7:03am

By Sally Perry

Flood alert issued for Isle of Wight coast

Cowes flood

The ongoing combination of high tides and large waves will see water levels high up slipways in Cowes, and Yarmouth and Ryde may experience some overtopping.

Wednesday, 10th February, 2016 8:16am

By Sally Perry

Heavy rain forecast for Saturday

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Oh dear, we can expect heavy rain all day Saturday according to the Met Office.

Thursday, 4th February, 2016 11:58am

By Sally Perry

More spells of heavy rain forecast overnight say Met Office

Rain on street lights

The Met Office warn to be prepared for localised flooding and disruption to travel after heavy rain forecast overnight.

Friday, 29th January, 2016 11:11am

By Sally Perry

Eastern Yar peaking at highest level this winter say Environment Agency

eastern yar flood alert 27th jan 2016

The Environment Agency say there will be extensive out of bank flooding, affecting, roads, cycle tracks and caravan parks along the whole valley and this will be the highest the Eastern Yar has been so far this winter season.

Thursday, 28th January, 2016 10:59am

By Sally Perry

Flood alert requires immediate action (updated)

river peaked

The river peaked at 5pm and with more rain expected, levels will continue to rise for the next four to five hours at Langbridge and Alverstone.

Wednesday, 27th January, 2016 7:32pm

By Sally Perry

Flood alert issued on the Isle of Wight

eastern yar flood alert 27th jan 2016

Around 22mm of rain has fallen in the last 18 hours with more rain forecast for the remainder of today,

Wednesday, 27th January, 2016 6:54am

By Sally Perry

Another flood alert issued as more rain on the way

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If you live in the Eastern Yar Valley, you probably won't be surprised to hear that another Flood Alert has just been issued.

Sunday, 10th January, 2016 10:20am

By Sally Perry with one comment

More flood alerts for the Isle of Wight

eastern yar flood 8-1-16

Another flood alert for those living in the Eastern Yar Valley.

Friday, 8th January, 2016 1:19pm

By Sally Perry

Overnight rain expected to cause further flooding later today

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Flooding is expected through the Eastern Yar Valley today, with caravan parks flooding and access to certain roads obstructed by flooding.

Thursday, 7th January, 2016 7:59am

By Sally Perry