We have only been collating detailed flood messages since May 2017.
Each Flood Warning may have multiple updates. The messages listed below may therefore be greater than the number of alerts detailed in the Flood Warning table above.
Flood Warning issued on 30 Jul 2017 20:18
A total of 56mm of rain has fallen over the past 6 hours in Okehampton. Predicted rainfall is now expected to be less intense and will clear the area within the next few hours
River levels seem to have stabilised and are generally starting to fall. Environment Agency staff will be in attendance and we will continue to monitor the situation and update this message if required.
Flood Warning issued on 30 Jul 2017 19:01
River levels are continuing to rise due to the heavy rainfall experienced this afternoon. Flooding to properties close to the river is expected imminently. We will continue to monitor the situation and update this message at 19:30.