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Bad weather battering Britain
Heavy rain and high winds have hit
southern England, setting off flooding,
with storms predicted for the weekend.
Dozens of roads are reported flooded in
Cornwall, as well as some buildings,
and rough weather has delayed some
ferries leaving Dover.
High winds are due to pick up across
the southern UK on Friday, peaking on
Saturday morning at 80mph.
Forecasters predicts a short break in
the weather at the end of the weekend,
ahead of more storms next week.
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