Useful information to know for times of heavy rain in Lincolnshire

Date published: 13 June 2019
Flooding
Flood water poses many dangers

With heavy rain leading to localised flooding in some parts of Lincolnshire, here are some useful websites and phone numbers you might need:

The latest flood warnings are available on the Government’s website: https://flood-warning-information.service.gov.uk/warnings, where those likely to be affected will also find useful advice on how best to prepare.

Lincolnshire Police have published a list of roads affected by flooding: https://www.lincs.police.uk/news-campaigns/news/2019/road-disruptions-heavy-rain-in-lincolnshire/ , helping you plan your journeys.

If you spot a fallen tree blocking a road/footpath or you encounter dangerous standing water on a road - call 101

If you have a power cut or have seen damaged power lines - call 105

To report flooding in your area - call 01522 782082

In an emergency - call 999

Further information on flooding and how to prepare can be found here: https://www.lincolnshire.gov.uk/lincolnshire-prepared/risks/flooding/117105.article


For the latest news on West Lindsey District Council visit: www.west-lindsey.gov.uk/councilnews

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