Flood Warning issued on 16 Feb 2020 08:57. River Arun. The River Arun is rising quickly after 30mm of rainfall due to Storm Dennis. A further 15mm is possible by 15:00 16/02/2020. River levels are rising and property flooding is expected from 12:30 16/02/2020. Water will also affect fields, gardens, and roads.
As river levels continued to rise to dangerous levels today, nearly 500 homes in Oxford were hit by power blackouts. It meant a cold breakfast and no hot water for families in the north of the city around the Summertown area. Southern Electric spokesman Hannah Gleave said about 470 homes in the area had been affected, with power going off at ...