An Environment Agency flood alert remains in place for the Eastern Yar.

The alert is expected to be updated at 6pm today. When the alert was issued, the Environment Agency said:

Levels in the Eastern Yar are generally stable. However, there remains significant out of bank flows through the whole area.

  Meanwhile Islandwide Ground Services are pumping out Ryde Canoe Lake as a precuationary measure. They are managing water levels on behalf of the Isle of Wight Council’s Commercial Services team.   pumpingImage: Simon Hoare