Essex County Council is advising residents to travel with extra caution as heavy rainfall is causing a number of problems on the county’s roads.
Residents can also check for the latest traffic updates by listening to local radio, or by following the Essex Travel Twitter.
The government guide can be found by clicking: Flood risk guide.
You can also check BBC Ceefax page 419, digital TV page 405 or ITV Teletext page 154.
The number for Floodline is 0845 988 1188