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Editorial: More storms ahead of us

The warnings about major flood risks this weekend should have all homeowners and motorists on high alert. Forecasters are predicting high tides and winds of up to 100kmh and councils are deploying temporary flood defences in vulnerable areas.

It is the combination of high winds and high tides which could flood homes, experts warn.

We have learned hard lessons from flooding in recent years. Let's make sure we take every precaution.