A TOTAL of 19 flood alerts have been issued for Somerset and the surrounding counties.

A Government website warns of possible flooding, warning people to be prepared at the following locations:

Groundwater flooding in the West of Dorset

Lower Exe Area

Lower Tone and Parrett Moors

Mid Bristol Avon Area

Mid Devon Rivers

Middle Exe Area

Middle Stour and tributaries

River Axe Area

River Cale and tributaries

River Chew Catchment

River Piddle and tributaries

Rivers Clyst and Culm and their tributaries

Rivers Otter and Sid, and Exmouth Area

River Yeo and River Parrett Moors around Muchelney and Thorney

South East Somerset Rivers, Upper Reaches

Upper Frome and tributaries

Upper Stour and tributaries

West Dorset Rivers and Streams

West Somerset Streams.

The Met Office says it is likely to continue raining in Somerset until around 1pm, with only a slim chance of more rain into the afternoon and evening.

It's looking like tomorrow (Sunday) will be mostly dry, but the rain is set to return on Monday and Tuesday.