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River Colne flood alert issued
10:18am Sunday 27th January 2013 in News
The Environment Agency issued the alert this morning, for between Great Yeldham and Colchester, following overnight rainfall.
Experts believe the river level will continue to rise, however there is no significant rainfall forecast for the next six hours.
The agency also warned low-lying land and roads may be affected by surface water.
There is no risk from the River Colne in Colchester town centre.
To report a flood, call 0845 988 1188.