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Cumbria police say do not travel by road tonight anywhere in the county. Conditions are treacherous.
North Cumbria NHS Trust appeals for doctors and nurses not on duty to get in touch. @NorthCumbriaNHS
In the last half an hour an advanced severe flood warning has been issued for Carlisle. Police say water may flood over the city's defences.