LiveFlood alerts lifted as Gwent escapes serious flooding again

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  • Earlier Gwent flood warnings lifted for:
  • Uskmouth and Old Town Docks
  • Crindau and Malpas Road Area
  • Wye Estuary near Tintern and Chepstow

1:04pm

Callum Willetts posted this picture of the River Usk in Newport looking to Shaftesbury.

South Wales Argus:

11:48am

11:34am

Flood warnings are no longer in force for the following areas:

Usk Estuary at Uskmouth and Old Town Docks
Usk Estuary at Caerleon
Usk Estuary at Crindau and Malpas Road Area
Wye Estuary at Chepstow
Wye Estuary near Tintern
River Usk in Monmouthshire and Newport

11:30am

10:59am

A Monmouthshire County Council spokesman said the area had “got off relatively lightly” this weekend and flooding is expected to reduce later today.

He also said he was “amazed that we had not had trees blown over” over the weekend.

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10:44am

Flood risk area in Monmouthshire this morning:

South Wales Argus:

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10:23am

LIVE: Latest video from Argus photographer Mark Lewis:

10:11am

LIVE: Video from Crindau in Newport this morning:

10:03am

9:57am

LIVE: Video from the banks of the Usk near the Transporter Bridge in Newport this morning:

9:52am

Are you at or near any of the at-risk areas? Let us know what you can see and send pics to newsdesk@southwalesargus.co.uk or via Twitter @southwalesargus

9:48am

Areas around Newport subject to flood warning this morning:

South Wales Argus:

9:44am

Flood warnings are in place for the following places in Gwent:

Usk Estuary at Uskmouth and Old Town Docks
Usk Estuary at Crindau and Malpas Road Area
Usk Estuary at Caerleon
Wye Estuary near Tintern
Wye Estuary at Chepstow

9:42am

9:42am

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