Flood alerts as more rain forecast

Seven flood alerts have been issued across Lincolnshire as the Met Office is forecasting more rain on Monday afternoon.

Areas of heavy rain will spread north across parts of England from midday, forecasters say. Maximum temperatures should reach 12C.

Rain should be clearing in most areas tonight but there will still be some showers.

The area covered by the rain warning. Image: Met Office

There are seven flood alerts in Lincolnshire currently:

  • East and West Glens
  • Minor Watercourses in North Kesteven
  • Minor Watercourses of South Forty Foot Drain
  • Rase and Upper Ancholme
  • River Trent from Cromwell Weir to Gainsborough
  • River Wreake in Leicestershire
  • Witham in South Kesteven

The flood alerts in the Lincolnshire area for October 14.