Storm Dennis LIVE: More flood warnings, cancelled trains and road closures as storm continues to rage

Storm Dennis is battering Somerset bringing heavy rain, powerful winds and causing travel disruption across Somerset and beyond. Today (Sunday, February 16) the Met Office have issued more weather warnings after gusts reached 91mph yesterday and over half a months worth of rain fell. A further 14 flood warnings have been issued  urging residents to take "immediate action" and 28 areas are under alert as rivers swell with the torrential rain.

Ask Italian in Yeovil was partially damaged overnight as strong winds shock the region and trains between Exeter St Davids and Yeovil have been cancelled. An emergency flood barrier has been erected to protect the line and is expected to be removed this evening in time for Monday mornings commute. Yesterday saw the first flood warnings and residents were told to "take immediate action" to protect themselves.

Other parts of Somerset are still covered by flood alerts  and flooding is expected to occur as the day goes on. Storm Dennis left hundreds of homes without power in Taunton for hours yesterday and trees are being blown down, blocking roads. EasyJet have also cancelled flights departing from Bristol Airport and local football games have been called off.

The Met Office weather warnings are in place for this weekend (February 15-16). The wild weather comes just a week after the chaos caused by Storm Ciara, one of the worst storms to hit the UK in years. Heavy rain continued at times during the week, with cars left stranded in floods on the eve of Valentine's Day (Friday, February 14).

But Storm Dennis will step things up again, bringing even more extreme conditions. Amber weather warnings for rain are in place this weekend, as well as yellow weather warnings for wind and rain, covering almost the entirety of the country. Somerset is unlikely to escape a battering from the storm.

We will have live updates as the Storm approaches and throughout the weekend. More to follow. Do you have a picture or traffic information to help keep others up to date?

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