Flooding in North Yorkshire 24 February 2020
As of 14:40 on the 24 February there are a number of flood warnings in areas across North Yorkshire. We are working with partners across the North Yorkshire Local Resilience Forum in flood hit areas
We are aware of flooded properties in Hirst Courtney, Hirst Marsh and West Marsh and are currently onsite with NYLRF partners assisting residents. Please keep up to date with the flood warnings provided by the Environment agency https://flood-warning-information.service.gov.uk/target-area/123FWF146 and https://flood-warning-information.service.gov.uk/target-area/123FWT148
There are weather warnings in place for areas of North Yorkshire for snow and rain. Later a weather warning has been issued for ice. Only drive if necessary and if you do, keep to the road conditions. Keep up to date with weather warnings on the Met Office website: https://www.metoffice.gov.uk/weather/warnings-and-advice/uk-warnings#?date=2020-02-24
Wuhan novel coronavirus
Public Health England have published the latest information regarding the Wuhan novel coranvirus for UK residents, those travelling to or who have travelled to Wuhan on their website.
We will post any further updates when we have them.