A FLOOD warning has been issued for the River Isle at Ilminster.

The Environment Agency said "flooding is expected" and properties in the area “are at risk of flooding”.

The flood warning area includes:

  • Rose Mills Industrial Estate,
  • Hort Bridge,
  • Station Road including Holway House Park, Railway Cuttings,
  • Home Farm Way, including Home Farm Park, Green Lane, The Old Orchard, and
  • Winterhay Lane, including the Manor Farm area.

This morning (Wednesday, October 25), a stretch of the A358 was closed in Donyatt due to serious carriageway flooding.

A flood warning is also in place from Chard Reservoir to Hambridge.