Flood Alert Info - Low lying roads between Harrold and Oakley in Bedfordshire

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Flood Alert issued on 22 Jan 2021 16:55
River Great Ouse
River levels remain high at the Turvey river gauge, as a result of recent rainfall. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland is possible. We expect flooding to affect roads close to the bridges at Harrold, Oakley, Felmersham and Radwell. No significant rainfall is forecast over the weekend and we expect river levels to remain high over the next few days. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are liaising with Bedford Borough Highways, who will decide whether to close the roads. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses and plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded. This message will be updated tomorrow morning, Saturday 23 January, or as the situation changes.

Area Description

The roads close to the bridges at Harrold, Oakley, Felmersham and Radwell in Bedfordshire.
This is a Flood Alert Area. For this area the highest level of flood notification that you will receive is a Flood Alert. No Flood Warnings or Severe Flood Warnings are issued for this area.
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Flood Alert History

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

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

Flood Alert issued on 22 Jan 2021 09:45
River Great Ouse
River levels remain high at the Turvey river gauge, as a result of recent rainfall. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland is possible. We expect flooding to affect roads close to the bridges at Harrold, Oakley, Felmersham and Radwell. No significant rainfall is forecast over the weekend and we expect river levels to remain high over the next few days. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are liaising with Bedford Borough Highways, who will decide whether to close the roads. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses and plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded. This message will be updated this afternoon, Friday 22 January, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 21 Jan 2021 17:42
River Great Ouse
River levels remain high at the Turvey river gauge, as a result of recent rainfall. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland is possible. We expect flooding to affect roads close to the bridges at Harrold, Oakley, Felmersham and Radwell. No significant rainfall is forecast over the next 24 hours. We expect river levels to remain high overnight into Friday, 22/01/2021. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are liaising with Bedford Borough Highways, who will decide whether to close the roads. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses and plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded. This message will be updated Friday, 22/01/2021, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 21 Jan 2021 09:42
River Great Ouse
River levels are rising at the Turvey river gauge, as a result of recent rainfall. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland is possible. We expect flooding to affect roads close to the bridges at Harrold, Oakley, Felmersham and Radwell. No significant rainfall is forecast over the next 24 hours. We expect river levels to continue rising into Wednesday night and Thursday morning. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are liaising with Bedford Borough Highways, who will decide whether to close the roads. Avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses and plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded. This message will be updated this afternoon, Thursday 21/01/2021, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 20 Jan 2021 15:15
River Great Ouse
River levels are rising at the Turvey river gauge, as a result of recent rainfall. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland is possible today, Wednesday 20/01/2021. We expect flooding to affect roads close to the bridges at Harrold, Oakley, Felmersham and Radwell. Further rainfall is expected overnight on Wednesday. We expect river levels to continue rising into Wednesday night and Thursday morning. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are liaising with Bedford Borough Highways, who will decide whether to close the roads. Avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses and plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded. This message will be updated on Thursday morning, 21/01/2021, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 19 Jan 2021 08:22
River Great Ouse
River levels are high but continue to fall at the Turvey and Sharnbrook river gauges. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland is still possible. We expect flooding to affect roads close to the bridges at Harrold, Oakley, Felmersham and Radwell. Heavy rainfall is forecast on Wednesday 20th January, we expect river levels to rise again as a result of this further rain. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses and plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded. This message will be updated this afternoon, Tuesday 19th January, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 18 Jan 2021 10:36
River Great Ouse
River levels are high but starting to fall at the Turvey and Sharnbrook river gauges. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland is still possible. We expect flooding to affect roads close to the bridges at Harrold, Oakley, Felmersham and Radwell. Heavy rainfall is possible on Wednesday 20th January. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses and plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded. This message will be updated tomorrow morning, 19/01/2021, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 17 Jan 2021 15:10
River Great Ouse
River levels are high but starting to fall at the Turvey and Sharnbrook river gauges. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland is still possible. We expect flooding to affect roads close to the bridges at Harrold, Oakley, Felmersham and Radwell. No further rainfall is forecast over the next 24 hours. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses and plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded. This message will be updated tomorrow morning, 18/01/2021, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 17 Jan 2021 09:32
River Great Ouse
River levels are high but steady at the Turvey and Sharnbrook river gauges as a result of rainfall on Saturday 16th January. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland is still possible. We expect flooding to affect Roads close to the bridges at Harrold, Oakley, Felmersham and Radwell No further rainfall is forecast over the next 24 hours. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses and plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded. This message will be updated this afternoon, Sunday 17th January, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 16 Jan 2021 18:02
River Great Ouse
River levels are high but steady at the Turvey river gauge and continuing to rise at Sharnbrook river gauge, as a result of rainfall on Thursday 14th January. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland is still possible. We expect flooding to affect Roads close to the bridges at Harrold, Oakley, Felmersham and Radwell No further rainfall is forecast. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are checking defences and liaising with emergency services. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses and plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded. This message will be updated tomorrow morning, Sunday 17th January 2021, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 16 Jan 2021 09:07
River Great Ouse
River levels remain high at the Turvey river gauge and are continuing to rise at Sharnbrook, as a result of recent rainfall. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland is expected to continue today, Saturday 16th Januar,y and into tomorrow, Sunday 17th January. We expect flooding to affect roads close to the bridges at Harrold, Oakley, Felmersham and Radwell. Further rainfall is forecast for today, Saturday 16th January, which may see river levels begin to rise again. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are liaising with Bedford Borough Highways, who will decide whether to close the roads. Avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses and plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded. This message will be updated this afternoon, Saturday 16th January, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 15 Jan 2021 19:26
River Great Ouse
River levels remain high at the Turvey river gauge, as a result of recent rainfall. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland is expected to continue tonight, Friday 15 January and into tomorrow Saturday 16 January. We expect flooding to affect roads close to the bridges at Harrold, Oakley, Felmersham and Radwell. Further rainfall is forecast for tomorrow morning, Saturday 16 January. We expect river levels to remain high throughout tomorrow. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are liaising with Bedford Borough Highways, who will decide whether to close the roads. Avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses and plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded. This message will be updated tomorrow morning, Saturday 16 January, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 15 Jan 2021 08:45
River Great Ouse
River levels remain high and are slowly rising at the Turvey river gauge, as a result of heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland is expected to continue today, Friday 15th January. We expect flooding to affect roads close to the bridges at Harrold, Oakley, Felmersham and Radwell. No rainfall is forecast today but further rain is possible tomorrow, Saturday 16th January. We expect river levels to remain high through the day. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are liaising with Bedford Borough Highways, who will decide whether to close the roads. Avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses and plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded. This message will be updated this afternoon, Friday 15th January, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 14 Jan 2021 17:51
River Great Ouse
River levels are rising at the Turvey river gauge, as a result of heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland is possible today, Thursday 14/01/2021. We expect flooding to affect roads close to the bridges at Harrold, Oakley, Felmersham and Radwell. No further rainfall is forecast over the next 24 hours. We expect river levels to continue rising during Thursday night, 14/01/2001. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are liaising with Bedford Borough Highways, who will decide whether to close the roads. Avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses and plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded. This message will be updated on Friday, 15/01/2021, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 31 Dec 2020 08:32
River Great Ouse
River levels continue to fall between the Turvey and Sharnbrook river gauges. The roads at Harrold, Oakley, Radwell and Felmersham may continue to be impassable due to flood water. No significant rainfall is forecast. This message applies to these roads only. The Environment Agency are liaising with Bedford Borough Highways, who will decide whether to close the roads. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses and plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded. This message will be updated tomorrow, Friday 1st January 2021, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 30 Dec 2020 12:53
River Great Ouse
River levels continue to fall between the Turvey and Sharnbrook river gauges. The roads at Harrold, Oakley, Radwell and Felmersham may continue to be impassable due to flood water. No significant rainfall is forecast. This message applies to these roads only. The Environment Agency are liaising with Bedford Borough Highways, who will decide whether to close the roads. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses and plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded. This message will be updated tomorrow, Thursday 31 December 2020, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 29 Dec 2020 10:20
River Great Ouse
River levels continue to fall between the Turvey and Sharnbrook river gauges. The roads at Harrold, Oakley, Radwell and Felmersham may continue to be impassable due to flood water. Rainfall is possible on Thursday 31st December and Friday 1st January, so we expect river levels to remain high. This message applies to these roads only. The Environment Agency are liaising with Bedford Borough Highways, who will decide whether to close the roads. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses and plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded. This message will be updated tomorrow, Wednesday 30th December 2020, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 28 Dec 2020 12:10
River Great Ouse
River levels continue to fall but remain higher than normal between the Turvey and Sharnbrook river gauges.. The roads at Harrold, Oakley, Radwell and Felmersham may continue to be impassable due to flood water. No significant rainfall is forecast for Monday 28th and Tuesday 29th December 2020. This message applies to these roads only. The Environment Agency are liaising with Bedford Borough Highways, who will decide whether to close the roads. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses and plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded. This message will be updated tomorrow, Tuesday 29 December 2020, or as the situation changes


Flood Alert issued on 27 Dec 2020 17:09
River Great Ouse
River levels are slowly falling but remain high between our Turvey gauge and Sharnbrook gauge as a result of recent heavy rainfall. The roads at Harrold, Oakley, Radwell and Felmersham may become impassable due to flood water. The forecast is for further rain over the next 24 hours which may result in river levels staying high. This message applies to these roads only. The Environment Agency are liaising with Bedford Borough Highways, who will decide whether to close the roads. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses and plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded. This message will be updated tomorrow morning, 28/12/2020, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 27 Dec 2020 05:47
River Great Ouse
River levels remain high between the Turvey gauge and Sharnbrook gauge as a result of recent heavy rainfall. The roads at Harrold, Oakley, Radwell and Felmersham may become impassable due to flood water. Further rainfall is forecast over the next 24 hours which may result in river levels staying high. This message applies to these roads only. The Environment Agency are liaising with Bedford Borough Highways, who will decide whether to close the roads. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses and plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded. This message will be updated this evening, 27/12/2020, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 26 Dec 2020 17:24
River Great Ouse
River levels remain high between our Turvey gauge and Sharnbrook gauge as a result of recent heavy rainfall. The roads at Harrold, Oakley, Radwell and Felmersham may become impassable due to flood water. This message applies to these roads only. The Environment Agency are liaising with Bedford Borough Highways, who will decide whether to close the roads. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses and plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded. This message will be updated tomorrow afternoon, 27/12/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 26 Dec 2020 03:34
River Great Ouse
River levels remain high between our Turvey gauge and Sharnbrook gauge as a result of recent heavy rainfall. The roads at Harrold, Oakley, Radwell and Felmersham may become impassable due to flood water. This message applies to these roads only. The Environment Agency are liaising with Bedford Borough Highways, who will decide whether to close the roads. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses and plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded. This message will be updated tomorrow afternoon, 26/12/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 25 Dec 2020 09:45
River Great Ouse
River levels have peaked at our Turvey gauge and are still rising at our Sharnbrook gauge as a result of recent heavy rainfall. The roads at Harrold, Oakley, Radwell and Felmersham may become impassable due to flood water. This message applies to these roads only. The Environment Agency are liaising with Bedford Borough Highways, who will decide whether to close the roads. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses and plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded. This message will be updated tomorrow afternoon, 26/12/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 24 Dec 2020 19:21
River Great Ouse
River levels continue to rise at the Turvey river gauge as a result of recent heavy rainfall. The roads at Harrold, Oakley, Radwell and Felmersham may become impassable due to flood water. This message applies to these roads only. The Environment Agency are liaising with Bedford Borough Highways, who will decide whether to close the roads. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses and plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded. This message will be updated tomorrow afternoon, 25/12/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 23 Dec 2020 15:44
River Great Ouse
River levels are rising on the River Great Ouse as a result of recent heavy rainfall. Further heavy rainfall is expected for the next 12 hours. The roads at Harrold, Oakley, Radwell and Felmersham may become impassable due to flood water. This message applies to these roads only. The Environment Agency are liaising with Bedford Borough Highways, who will decide whether to close the roads. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses and plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded. This message will be updated tomorrow morning, 24/12/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 23 Dec 2020 08:25
River Great Ouse
River levels are rising on the River Great Ouse as a result of recent heavy rainfall. Levels will begin to rise further later today following heavy rainfall. The roads at Harrold, Oakley, Radwell and Felmersham may become impassable due to flood water. This message applies to these roads only. The Environment Agency are liaising with Bedford Borough Highways, who will decide whether to close the roads. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses and plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded. This message will be updated this afternoon 23/12/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 22 Dec 2020 20:50
River Great Ouse
River levels are rising on the River Greatt Ouse as a result of recent heavy rainfall. The roads at Harrold, Oakley, Radwell and Felmersham may become impassable due to flood water. This message applies to these roads only. Further rainfall is forecast over the next 48 hours and we expect river levels to continue rising for the next few days. The Environment Agency are liaising with Bedford Borough Highways, who will decide whether to close the roads. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses and plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded. This message will be updated tomorrow morning 23/12/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 17 Nov 2020 16:48
River Great Ouse
River levels have peaked and are slowly falling at the Turvey river gauge as a result of the weekend rainfall. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland is possible. We expect flooding to affect Roads close to the bridges at Harrold, Oakley, Felmersham and Radwell. No further rainfall is forecast. We expect river levels to continue falling overnight into Wednesday morning, 18/11/2020. Please plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded and avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses. We will continue to monitor the situation. This message will be updated tomorrow morning, 18/11/2020, or as the situation changes


Flood Alert issued on 17 Nov 2020 08:44
River Great Ouse
River levels remain high and and are rising very slowly at the Turvey river gauge as a result of the weekend rainfall. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland is possible during Tuesday, 17/11/2020. We expect flooding to affect Roads close to the bridges at Harrold, Oakley, Felmersham and Radwell. No further rainfall is forecast. We expect river levels to remain high throughout Tuesday 17/11/2020. Please plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded and avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses. We will continue to monitor the situation. This message will be updated this afternoon, 17/11/2020, or as the situation changes


Flood Alert issued on 16 Nov 2020 18:25
River Great Ouse
River levels are rising at the Turvey river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland is possible from Monday night and into Tuesday, 17/11/2020. We expect flooding to affect Roads close to the bridges at Harrold, Oakley, Felmersham and Radwell. No further rainfall is forecast. We expect river levels to rise until overnight and remain high throughout Tuesday 17/11/2020. Please plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded and avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses. We will continue to monitor the situation. This message will be updated tomorrow morning, 17/11/2020, or as the situation changes


Flood Alert issued on 8 Oct 2020 17:17
River Great Ouse
River levels remain high at the Turvey river gauge but are falling. We expect flooding to affect roads close to the bridges at Harrold, Oakley, Felmersham and Radwell. Light rain is forecast for the next few days but we do not expect this to result in further river level rise. The roads at Harrold, Oakley, Radwell and Felmersham may be impassable due to flood water. This message applies to these roads only. Please plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded and avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses. We will continue to closely monitor the situation. This message will be updated 07:00 on Friday 9th October or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 8 Oct 2020 06:47
River Great Ouse
River levels remain high at the Turvey river gauge but are beginning to fall. We expect flooding to affect roads close to the bridges at Harrold, Oakley, Felmersham and Radwell. Light rain is forecast for the next few days but we do not expect this to result in further river level rise. The roads at Harrold, Oakley, Radwell and Felmersham may be impassable due to flood water. This message applies to these roads only. Please plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded and avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses. We will continue to closely monitor the situation. This message will be updated 17:00 on Thursday 8th October or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 7 Oct 2020 17:12
River Great Ouse
River levels remain high at the Turvey river gauge. We expect flooding to affect roads close to the bridges at Harrold, Oakley, Felmersham and Radwell. Further light rain is forecast for the next few days and river levels are expected to remain high. The roads at Harrold, Oakley, Radwell and Felmersham may become impassable due to flood water. This message applies to these roads only. The Environment Agency are liaising with Bedford Borough Highways, who will decide whether to close the roads. Please plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded and avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses. We will continue to closely monitor the situation. This message will be updated 07:00 am on Thursday 8th October.


Flood Alert issued on 7 Oct 2020 07:50
River Great Ouse
River levels remain high at the Turvey river gauge. We expect flooding to affect roads close to the bridges at Harrold, Oakley, Felmersham and Radwell. Further light rain is forecast for the next few days and river levels are expected to remain high. The roads at Harrold, Oakley, Radwell and Felmersham may become impassable due to flood water. This message applies to these roads only. The Environment Agency are liaising with Bedford Borough Highways, who will decide whether to close the roads. Please plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded and avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses. We will continue to closely monitor the situation. This message will be updated by 18:00 on Wednesday 7 October.


Flood Alert issued on 6 Oct 2020 15:51
River Great Ouse
River levels are continuing to rise at the Turvey river gauge as a result of this weekend’s heavy rainfall. We expect flooding to affect roads close to the bridges at Harrold, Oakley, Felmersham and Radwell. Further light rain is forecast for the next few days and river levels are expected to remain high. The roads at Harrold, Oakley, Radwell and Felmersham may become impassable due to flood water. This message applies to these roads only. The Environment Agency are liaising with Bedford Borough Highways, who will decide whether to close the roads. Please plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded and avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses. We will continue to closely monitor the situation. This message will be updated at 8:00am on Wednesday 7 October.


Flood Alert issued on 6 Oct 2020 07:05
River Great Ouse
River levels are continuing to rise at the Turvey river gauge as a result of this weekend’s heavy rainfall. We expect flooding to affect the roads close to the bridges at Harrold, Oakley, Felmersham and Radwell. Further light rain is forecast for the next few days and river levels are expected to remain high. The roads at Harrold, Oakley, Radwell and Felmersham may become impassable due to flood water. This message applies to these roads only. The Environment Agency are liaising with Bedford Borough Highways, who will decide whether to close the roads. Please plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded and avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses. We will continue to closely monitor the situation. This message will be updated by 16:00 on Tuesday 6 October.


Flood Alert issued on 5 Oct 2020 17:44
River Great Ouse
River levels are rising at the Turvey river gauge as a result of this weekend’s heavy rainfall. We expect flooding to affect roads close to the bridges at Harrold, Oakley, Felmersham and Radwell. Further light rain is forecast for the next few days and river levels are expected to remain high. The roads at Harrold, Oakley, Radwell and Felmersham may become impassable due to flood water. This message applies to these roads only. The Environment Agency are liaising with Bedford Borough Highways, who will decide whether to close the roads. Please plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded and avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses. We will continue to closely monitor the situation. This message will be updated at 8:00 on Tuesday 6 October.


Flood Alert issued on 19 Feb 2020 17:07
River Great Ouse
River levels at the Turvey river gauge are falling but remain high downstream. Consequently, flooding of low lying land and roads is expected. We expect flooding to affect roads close to the bridges at Harrold, Oakley, Felmersham and Radwell. No more significant rainfall is forecast. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses and plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded. The roads at Harrold, Oakley, Radwell and Felmersham may become impassable due to flood water. This message applies to these roads only. The Environment Agency are liaising with Bedford Borough Highways, who will decide whether to close the roads. This message will be updated tomorrow morning, 20/02/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 19 Feb 2020 11:17
River Great Ouse
River levels at the Turvey river gauge are falling but remain high downstream. Consequently, flooding of low lying land and roads is expected. We expect flooding to affect roads close to the bridges at Harrold, Oakley, Felmersham and Radwell. No more significant rainfall is forecast. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses and plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded. The roads at Harrold, Oakley, Radwell and Felmersham may become impassable due to flood water. This message applies to these roads only. The Environment Agency are liaising with Bedford Borough Highways, who will decide whether to close the roads. This message will be updated this afternoon, 19/02/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 18 Feb 2020 16:15
River Great Ouse
River levels are rising as a result of the recent rainfall. Consequently, flooding of low lying land and roads is expected. We expect flooding to affect roads close to the bridges at Harrold, Oakley, Felmersham and Radwell. No more significant rainfall is forecast. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses and plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded. The roads at Harrold, Oakley, Radwell and Felmersham may become impassable due to flood water. This message applies to these roads only. The Environment Agency are liaising with Bedford Borough Highways, who will decide whether to close the roads. This message will be updated tomorrow morning, 19/02/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 18 Feb 2020 07:55
River Great Ouse
River levels are rising as a result of the recent rainfall. Consequently, flooding of low lying land and roads is expected. We expect flooding to affect Roads close to the bridges at Harrold, Oakley, Felmersham and Radwell. No more significant rainfall is forecast. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses and plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded. The roads at Harrold, Oakley, Radwell and Felmersham may become impassable due to flood water. This message applies to these roads only. The Environment Agency are liaising with Bedford Borough Highways, who will decide whether to close the roads. This message will be updated this morning, 18/02/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 17 Feb 2020 16:25
River Great Ouse
River levels are rising as a result of the recent rainfall. Consequently, flooding of low lying land and roads is expected. We expect flooding to affect Roads close to the bridges at Harrold, Oakley, Felmersham and Radwell. No more significant rainfall is forecast. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses and plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded. The roads at Harrold, Oakley, Radwell and Felmersham may become impassable due to flood water. This message applies to these roads only. The Environment Agency are liaising with Bedford Borough Highways, who will decide whether to close the roads. This message will be updated tomorrow morning, 18/02/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 17 Feb 2020 09:37
River Great Ouse
River levels are rising as a result of the recent rainfall. Consequently, flooding of low lying land and roads is expected. We expect flooding to affect Roads close to the bridges at Harrold, Oakley, Felmersham and Radwell. No more significant rainfall is forecast. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses and plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded. The roads at Harrold, Oakley, Radwell and Felmersham may become impassable due to flood water. This message applies to these roads only. The Environment Agency are liaising with Bedford Borough Highways, who will decide whether to close the roads. This message will be updated this afternoon, 17/02/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 19 Jan 2020 08:28
River Great Ouse
River levels remain high as a result of recent rainfall. The roads at Harrold, Oakley, Radwell and Felmersham may become impassable due to flood water. This message applies to these roads only. The Environment Agency are liaising with Bedford Borough Highways, who will decide whether to close the roads. No further rainfall is forecast. We expect river levels to remain high. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses. This message will be updated this afternoon, 19/01/2020, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 18 Jan 2020 17:02
River Great Ouse
River levels remain high as a result of recent rainfall. The roads at Harrold, Oakley, Radwell and Felmersham may become impassable due to flood water. This message applies to these roads only. The Environment Agency are liaising with Bedford Borough Highways, who will decide whether to close the roads. No further rainfall is forecast. We expect river levels to remain high. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses. This message will be updated tomorrow morning, 19/01/2020, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 18 Jan 2020 09:13
River Great Ouse
River levels remain high as a result of recent rainfall. The roads at Harrold, Oakley, Radwell and Felmersham may become impassable due to flood water. This message applies to these roads only. The Environment Agency are liaising with Bedford Borough Highways, who will decide whether to close the roads. No further rainfall is forecast. We expect river levels to remain high. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses. This message will be updated this afternoon, 18/01/2020, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 17 Jan 2020 16:35
River Great Ouse
River levels remain high as a result of recent rainfall. The roads at Harrold, Oakley, Radwell and Felmersham may become impassable due to flood water. This message applies to these roads only. The Environment Agency are liaising with Bedford Borough Highways, who will decide whether to close the roads. No significant rainfall is forecast. We expect river levels to remain high. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses. This message will be updated tomorrow morning, 18/01/2020, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 17 Jan 2020 08:58
River Great Ouse
River levels are continuing to rise as a result of recent rainfall. The roads at Harrold, Oakley, Radwell and Felmersham may become impassable due to flood water. This message applies to these roads only. The Environment Agency are liaising with Bedford Borough Highways, who will decide whether to close the roads. No significant rainfall is forecast. We expect river levels to remain high. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses. This message will be updated this afternoon, 17/01/2020, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 16 Jan 2020 19:13
River Great Ouse
River levels are continuing to rise as a result of persistent heavy rainfall. The roads at Harrold, Oakley, Radwell and Felmersham may become impassable due to flood water. This message applies to these roads only. The Environment Agency are liaising with Bedford Borough Highways, who will decide whether to close the roads. Further rainfall is forecast over the next 12 hours. We expect river levels to remain high. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses. This message will be updated tomorrow morning, 17/01/2020, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 16 Jan 2020 12:54
River Great Ouse
River levels have risen as a result of persistent heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland is expected today, 16/01/2020. We expect flooding to affect roads close to the bridges at Harrold, Oakley, Felmersham and Radwell. Flooding of properties is not forecast at this point. Further rainfall is forecast over the next 12 hours. We expect river levels to remain high until tomorrow, 17/01/2020. We are closely monitoring the situation. The roads at Harrold, Oakley, Radwell and Felmersham may become impassable due to flood water. This message applies to these roads only. Our incident response staff are liaising with Bedford Borough Highways, who will decide whether to close the road. Please plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded and avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses. This message will be updated this afternoon, 16/01/2020, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 25 Dec 2019 20:12
River Great Ouse
River levels are continuing to fall at the Turvey river gauge following last week’s rainfall, but flooding remains possible. The roads at Harrold, Oakley, Radwell and Felmersham may become impassable due to flood water. This message applies to these roads only. More rainfall is forecast on Thursday 26 December which could cause river levels to rise. Our incident response staff are liaising with Bedford Borough Highways, who will decide whether to close the roads. This message will be updated tomorrow morning Thursday 26 December, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 25 Dec 2019 08:28
River Great Ouse
River levels are starting to fall at the Turvey river gauge following last week’s rainfall, but flooding remains possible. The roads at Harrold, Oakley, Radwell and Felmersham may become impassable due to flood water. This message applies to these roads only. More rainfall is forecast on Thursday 26 December which could cause river levels to rise. Our incident response staff are liaising with Bedford Borough Highways, who will decide whether to close the roads. This message will be updated this afternoon Wednesday 25 December, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 24 Dec 2019 20:11
River Great Ouse
River levels remain high and are falling at the Turvey river gauge as a result of last week’s rainfall. As a result flooding is possible. The roads at Harrold, Oakley, Radwell and Felmersham may become impassable due to flood water. This message applies to these roads only. More rainfall is forecast on Thursday 26 December which could cause river levels to rise further. Our incident response staff are liaising with Bedford Borough Highways, who will decide whether to close the roads. This message will be updated tomorrow morning Wednesday 25 December, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 24 Dec 2019 09:58
River Great Ouse
River levels remain high and are falling at the Turvey river gauge as a result of last weeks rainfall. As a result flooding is possible. The roads at Harrold, Oakley, Radwell and Felmersham may become impassable due to flood water. This message applies to these roads only. More rainfall is forecast on Thursday 26 December which could cause river levels to rise further. Our incident response staff are liaising with Bedford Borough Highways, who will decide whether to close the roads. This message will be updated this afternoon Tuesday 24 December, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 23 Dec 2019 17:03
River Great Ouse
River levels remain high at the Turvey gauging station as a result of recent heavy rainfall. Consequently there is a risk of flooding. The roads at Harrold, Oakley, Radwell and Felmersham may become impassable due to flood water. This message applies to these roads only. Further rainfall is forecast over the next 24 hours. We expect river levels to remain high and our incident response staff are liaising with Bedford Borough Highways, who will decide whether to close the roads. This message will be updated tomorrow morning, Tuesday 24 December, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 23 Dec 2019 09:39
River Great Ouse
River levels remain high as a result of recent persistent heavy rainfall. Consequently there is a risk of flooding. The roads at Harrold, Oakley, Radwell and Felmersham may become impassable due to flood water. This message applies to these roads only. We expect river levels to remain high and will closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are liaising with Bedford Borough Highways, who will decide whether to close the roads. This message will be updated this afternoon, Monday 23 December, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 22 Dec 2019 16:57
River Great Ouse
River levels continue to rise as a result of recent persistent heavy rainfall. Consequently there is a risk of flooding. The roads at Harrold, Oakley, Radwell and Felmersham may become impassable due to flood water. This message applies to these roads only. We expect river levels to remain high and will be closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are liaising with Bedford Borough Highways, who will decide whether to close the roads. This message will be updated tomorrow morning, Monday 23 December, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 22 Dec 2019 10:05
River Great Ouse
River levels are rising as a result of recent persistent heavy rainfall. Consequently there is a risk of flooding. The roads at Harrold, Oakley, Radwell and Felmersham may become impassable due to flood water. This message applies to these roads only. Light rainfall is forecast over the next 24 hours. We expect river levels to remain high throughout today, Sunday 22nd December. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are liaising with Bedford Borough Highways, who will decide whether to close the road. This message will be updated this afternoon, Sunday 22 December, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 21 Dec 2019 16:00
River Great Ouse
River levels are rising as a result of persistent heavy rainfall. Consequently there is a risk of flooding. We expect flooding to affect Roads close to the bridges at Harrold, Oakley, Felmersham and Radwell. Further rainfall is forecast over the next 24 hours. We expect river levels to remain high as a result. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are liaising with Bedford Borough Highways, who will decide whether to close the road. This message will be updated Sunday morning 22 December, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 17 Nov 2019 16:09
River Great Ouse
River levels remain high but are beginning to fall. as a result of heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland is expected. We expect flooding to affect Roads close to the bridges at Harrold, Oakley, Felmersham and Radwell Further light rainfall is forecast over the next 24 hours. We expect river levels to remain high for a few days. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are liaising with Bedford Borough Highways, who will decide whether to close the road. . Please plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded and avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses. This message will be updated tomorrow morning, 18/11/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 17 Nov 2019 08:10
River Great Ouse
River levels have risen. as a result of heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland is possible today. We expect flooding to affect Roads close to the bridges at Harrold, Oakley, Felmersham and Radwell. Further light rainfall is forecast over the next 24 hours. We expect river levels to remain high for the next few days. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are liaising with Bedford Borough Highways, who will decide whether to close the road. Please plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded and avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses. This message will be updated this afternoon, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 16 Nov 2019 18:44
River Great Ouse
River levels are rising as a result of heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland is possible this evening, 16/11/19. We expect flooding to affect Roads close to the bridges at Harrold, Oakley, Felmersham and Radwell. Further light rainfall is forecast on Sunday 17/11/19. We expect river levels to remain high for the next few days. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are liaising with Bedford Borough Highways, who will decide whether to close the road. Please plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded and avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses. This message will be updated tomorrow morning, 17/11/19, or as the situation changes.