Lincolnshire County Council has advised anyone living in areas where Flood Warnings have been issued to pack a flood kit.
The warnings issued by the Environment Agency are for much of Boston as well as the East Coast of Lincolnshire.
The Environment Agency has sent alerts out to people living in risk areas advising them to block doors, bring any pets inside and to stay indoors.
Lincolnshire County Council has recommended the following items to include in a basic emergency kit:
Water: 7 pints (4 litres) of water per person per day for at least three days, for drinking and sanitation
Food: at least three days’ supply of non-perishable food
Battery-powered radio and extra batteries or wind-up radio
Torch and extra batteries (or wind up type)
First aid kit:
Whistle to signal for help
Wet wipes, rubbish/bin bags and plastic ties for personal hygiene
Wrench or pliers to turn off utilities
Tin opener for food (if kit contains tinned food).
For concerns about flooding call Floodline on 0845 988 1188.