Weather warnings still in place

Fenny Bridges, which is near the site of the Honiton show ground, failed to escape the heavy rainfal

Fenny Bridges, which is near the site of the Honiton show ground, failed to escape the heavy rainfall. Photo by Allan Hayes. - Credit: Archant

Coastal areas on flood alert.

The River Axe flood risk area highlighted in purple. Crown copyright 2013 ordnance survey media 09

The River Axe flood risk area highlighted in purple. Crown copyright 2013 ordnance survey media 096/13. - Credit: Archant

Weather warnings are still in place across East Devon and West Dorset this morning (Friday).

There is a severe flood warning in force for low lying and exposed areas between Exmouth and Lyme Regis, which include the sea fronts of Seaton, Sidmouth, Exmouth, and Budleigh Salterton.

Flood alerts have been issued for the west coast of Dorset - including Lyme Regis and around the harbour, and Charmouth due to the extreme hightides coupled with gale force winds.