Forecast issued by the Met Office at 10:30am, Wednesday 24th April
Local flooding is possible from surface water, and possible but not expected from small urban rivers, across parts of central, north and east England today (Wednesday). Land, roads and some properties may flood and there may be local travel disruption.
The river flood risk is VERY LOW for the next five days.
Isolated minor river flooding impacts are possible but not expected today if heavy thunderstorms affect any small, fast responding and urban catchments - see Specific Areas of Concern Map 1.
The coastal/tidal flood risk is VERY LOW for the next five days.
The surface water flood risk is VERY LOW for the next five days.
Localised minor surface water flooding impacts are possible today due to the potential for heavy showers and thundery downpours of rain - see Specific Areas of Concern Map 1. Urban areas are most at risk.
The groundwater flood risk is VERY LOW for the next five days.
Worcestershire, Telford and Wrekin, Suffolk, Milton Keynes, Bedfordshire, Gtr Manchester, W Yorkshire, E Riding of Yorkshire, Staffordshire, Nottinghamshire, Peterborough, Kingston upon Hull, S Yorkshire, Leicester, Stoke-on-Trent, NE Lincolnshire, Derby, Shropshire, Blackpool, N Yorkshire, W Midlands, Warwickshire, Durham, Northamptonshire, Norfolk, York, Warrington, Derbyshire, Lancashire, Cumbria, Blackburn with Darwen, Halton, N Lincolnshire, Nottingham, Cheshire, Lincolnshire, Cambridgeshire, Merseyside, Rutland, Leicestershire
Source and risk of potential flooding
Additional information: Urban areas most at risk of isolated flood impacts.