Flood Warning Info - Low lying areas close to Clipstone Brook at Leighton Buzzard

Area Description

Aries Court, North Star Drive, Carina Drive, Hockcliffe Road, Capshill Avenue, Waterdell, Lovent Drive, Steppingstone Place and Billington Road.
This is a Flood Warning Area. For this area, you may receive Flood Warnings or Severe Flood Warnings.
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There are no Flood Warnings currently in force for this area. See below for historical flood warnings.

Area Covered by this Flood Warning

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Flood Warning History

Number of historic Flood Warnings that have previously been recorded for this area:
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Historical Flood Warning Messages for this Area

  • We have only been collating detailed flood messages since May 2017.
  • Each Flood Warning may have multiple updates. The messages listed below may therefore be greater than the number of alerts detailed in the Flood Warning table above.

Flood Warning issued on 14 Jan 2021 20:32
Clipstone Brook
River levels are falling at the Clipstone Brook river gauge. Consequently, the risk of property flooding is reducing. We expect flooding to affect Aries Court, North Star Drive, Carina Drive, Hockcliffe Road, Capshill Avenue, Waterdell, South Street, Lovent Drive, Steppingstone Place, Billington Road and Grovebury Road in Leighton Buzzard. Further rainfall is forecast over the next 6 hours. We expect river levels to continue falling over Thursday night into Friday, 15/01/2021. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please avoid contact with flood water. This message will be updated Friday morning, 15/01/2021 or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 14 Jan 2021 12:42
Clipstone Brook
River levels are rising at the Clipstone Brook river gauge as a result of persistent heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding of property/roads and farmland is possible today, Thursday 14th January. We expect flooding to affect Aries Court, North Star Drive, Carina Drive, Hockcliffe Road, Capshill Avenue, Waterdell, South Street, Lovent Drive, Steppingstone Place, Billington Road and Grovebury Road in Leighton Buzzard Further rainfall is forecast over the next 6 hours. We expect river levels to continue to rise through the morning and early afternoon. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please avoid contact with flood water. This message will be updated this afternoon, Thursday 14th January, or as the situation changes.