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Weather warnings still in place

09:56 03 January 2014

Fenny Bridges, which is near the site of the Honiton show ground, failed to escape the heavy rainfall. Photo by Allan Hayes.

Fenny Bridges, which is near the site of the Honiton show ground, failed to escape the heavy rainfall. Photo by Allan Hayes.

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Coastal areas on flood alert.

Weather warnings are still in place across East Devon and West Dorset this morning (Friday).

There is a severe flood warning in force for low lying and exposed areas between Exmouth and Lyme Regis, which include the sea fronts of Seaton, Sidmouth, Exmouth, and Budleigh Salterton.

Flood alerts have been issued for the west coast of Dorset - including Lyme Regis and around the harbour, and Charmouth due to the extreme hightides coupled with gale force winds.

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