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More than 100 flood warnings have been put in place across the UK today as millions are expected to travel for Christmas.

Drivers have been warned to expect long tailbacks and delays on busy roads, such as the M1, M5, M6 and M25, while rail passengers have been advised to plan ahead due to engineering works and strikes.

On Friday, many travellers suffered chaos on one of the busiest days of the winter after the London-Gatwick-Brighton main railway line was closed near Gatwick airport due to flooding.

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The Environment Agency has issued more than 100 flood warnings for the UK, mainly in England, on one of the busiest travel weekends of the year.


There are also 252 flood alerts in place, meaning flooding is possible and people should be prepared to take action.

You can find the latest flood warning updates throughout the day here.

But for now, here's how the map of England looked this morning…

Source: Environment Agency

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