Flood Alert Info - Lower River Great Ouse in Central Bedfordshire, Bedford Borough and Cambridgeshire

Area Description

Lower River Great Ouse from Wyboston to Earith including Hen and Fox Brooks, Brampton Brook, Back Brook, Hall Green Brook, Parsons Drove Drain, Swavesey Drain and Wadsbys Folly.
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 12 Feb 2021 07:44
River Great Ouse
River levels remain high but are falling at the St Ives river gauge. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland is possible. We expect flooding to affect the River Great Ouse from Wyboston to Earith, including Hen Brook, Fox Brook, Brampton Brook, Back Brook, Hall Green Brook, Parsons Drove Drain, Swavesey Drain and Wadsbys Folly. No further rainfall is forecast over the next 24 hours. We expect river levels to remain high. We are closely monitoring the situation. 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, Saturday 13 February, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 11 Feb 2021 07:52
River Great Ouse
River levels remain high but are falling slowly at the St Ives river gauge. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland is possible. We expect flooding to affect the River Great Ouse from Wyboston to Earith, including Hen Brook, Fox Brook, Brampton Brook, Back Brook, Hall Green Brook, Parsons Drove Drain, Swavesey Drain and Wadsbys Folly. No further rainfall is forecast over the next 24 hours. We expect river levels to remain high. We are closely monitoring the situation. 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, Friday 12 February, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 10 Feb 2021 15:15
River Great Ouse
River levels remain high at the St Ives river gauge as a result of rainfall throughout the catchment. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland is possible. We expect flooding to affect the River Great Ouse from Wyboston to Earith, including Hen Brook, Fox Brook, Brampton Brook, Back Brook, Hall Green Brook, Parsons Drove Drain, Swavesey Drain and Wadsbys Folly. Further light rainfall/snow is forecast over the next 24 hours. We expect river levels to remain high. We are closely monitoring the situation. 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, Thursday 11 February, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 10 Feb 2021 08:16
River Great Ouse
River levels are high at the St Ives river gauge as a result of the recent rainfall throughout the catchment. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland is possible. We expect flooding to affect the River Great Ouse from Wyboston to Earith, including Hen Brook, Fox Brook, Brampton Brook, Back Brook, Hall Green Brook, Parsons Drove Drain, Swavesey Drain and Wadsbys Folly. Further light rainfall/snow is forecast over the next 24 hours. We expect river levels to remain high. We are closely monitoring the situation. 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, Wednesday 10 February, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 9 Feb 2021 16:27
River Great Ouse
River levels are high at the St Ives river gauge as a result of rainfall throughout the catchment. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland is possible. We expect flooding to affect the River Great Ouse from Wyboston to Earith, including Hen Brook, Fox Brook, Brampton Brook, Back Brook, Hall Green Brook, Parsons Drove Drain, Swavesey Drain and Wadsbys Folly. Further light rainfall/snow is forecast over the next 24 hours. We expect river levels to remain high. We are closely monitoring the situation. 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, Wednesday 10 February, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 9 Feb 2021 08:30
River Great Ouse
River levels are high at the St Ives river gauge as a result of rainfall throughout the catchment. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland is possible. We expect flooding to affect the River Great Ouse from Wyboston to Earith, including Hen Brook, Fox Brook, Brampton Brook, Back Brook, Hall Green Brook, Parsons Drove Drain, Swavesey Drain and Wadsbys Folly. Further light rainfall/snow is forecast over the next 24 hours. We expect river levels to remain high in response to the forecast. We are closely monitoring the situation. 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, Tuesday 9 February, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 8 Feb 2021 18:04
River Great Ouse
River levels are high and steady at the St Ives river gauge as a result of rainfall throughout the catchment. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland is possible. We expect flooding to affect the River Great Ouse from Wyboston to Earith, including Hen Brook, Fox Brook, Brampton Brook, Back Brook, Hall Green Brook, Parsons Drove Drain, Swavesey Drain and Wadsbys Folly. Further light rainfall/snow is forecast over the next 24 hours. We expect river levels to remain high in response to the forecast. We are closely monitoring the situation. 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, Tuesday 9 February, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 8 Feb 2021 08:19
River Great Ouse
River levels are high and steady at the St Ives river gauge as a result of rainfall throughout the catchment. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland is possible. We expect flooding to affect the River Great Ouse from Wyboston to Earith, including Hen Brook, Fox Brook, Brampton Brook, Back Brook, Hall Green Brook, Parsons Drove Drain, Swavesey Drain and Wadsbys Folly. Further light rainfall/snow is forecast over the next 24 hours. We expect river levels to remain high in response to the forecast. We are closely monitoring the situation. 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, Monday 8 February, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 7 Feb 2021 16:39
River Great Ouse
River levels are high and steady at the St Ives river gauge as a result of rainfall throughout the catchment. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland is possible. We expect flooding to affect the River Great Ouse from Wyboston to Earith, including Hen Brook, Fox Brook, Brampton Brook, Back Brook, Hall Green Brook, Parsons Drove Drain, Swavesey Drain and Wadsbys Folly. Further light rainfall/snow is forecast over the next 24 hours. We expect river levels to remain high in response to the forecast. We are closely monitoring the situation. 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, Monday 8 February, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 7 Feb 2021 08:14
River Great Ouse
River levels are high and steady at the St Ives river gauge as a result of rainfall throughout the catchment. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland is possible. We expect flooding to affect the River Great Ouse from Wyboston to Earith, including Hen Brook, Fox Brook, Brampton Brook, Back Brook, Hall Green Brook, Parsons Drove Drain, Swavesey Drain and Wadsbys Folly. Further light rainfall/snow is forecast over the next 24 hours. We expect river levels to remain high or rise again over the weekend. We are closely monitoring the situation. 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, Sunday 7 February, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 6 Feb 2021 18:34
River Great Ouse
River levels are high and steady at the St Ives river gauge as a result of rainfall throughout the catchment. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland is possible. We expect flooding to affect the River Great Ouse from Wyboston to Earith, including Hen Brook, Fox Brook, Brampton Brook, Back Brook, Hall Green Brook, Parsons Drove Drain, Swavesey Drain and Wadsbys Folly. More rain is forecast for this evening. We expect river levels to remain high. We are closely monitoring the situation. 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, Sunday 7 February, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 6 Feb 2021 11:35
River Great Ouse
River levels are high and steady at the St Ives river gauge as a result of rainfall throughout the catchment. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland is possible. We expect flooding to affect the River Great Ouse from Wyboston to Earith, including Hen Brook, Fox Brook, Brampton Brook, Back Brook, Hall Green Brook, Parsons Drove Drain, Swavesey Drain and Wadsbys Folly. More rain is forecast for this afternoon and evening. We expect river levels to remain high. We are closely monitoring the situation. 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, Saturday 6 February, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 5 Feb 2021 17:26
River Great Ouse
River levels are high and steady at the St Ives river gauge as a result of rainfall throughout the catchment. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland is possible. We expect flooding to affect the River Great Ouse from Wyboston to Earith, including Hen Brook, Fox Brook, Brampton Brook, Back Brook, Hall Green Brook, Parsons Drove Drain, Swavesey Drain and Wadsbys Folly. More rain is currently forecast for the next few days. We expect levels to remain high or start to rise again. We are closely monitoring the situation. 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, Saturday 6 February, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 5 Feb 2021 08:57
River Great Ouse
River levels are high and steady at the St Ives river gauge as a result of rainfall throughout the catchment. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland is possible. We expect flooding to affect the River Great Ouse from Wyboston to Earith, including Hen Brook, Fox Brook, Brampton Brook, Back Brook, Hall Green Brook, Parsons Drove Drain, Swavesey Drain and Wadsbys Folly. More rain is currently forecast for the next few days. We expect levels to remain high. We are closely monitoring the situation. 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, Friday 5 February, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 4 Feb 2021 17:25
River Great Ouse
River levels are high and steady at the St Ives river gauge as a result of rainfall throughout the catchment. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland is possible. We expect flooding to affect the River Great Ouse from Wyboston to Earith, including Hen Brook, Fox Brook, Brampton Brook, Back Brook, Hall Green Brook, Parsons Drove Drain, Swavesey Drain and Wadsbys Folly. No significant rainfall is currently forecast for today or tomorrow. We expect the river levels to remain high. We are closely monitoring the situation. 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, Friday 5 February, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 4 Feb 2021 08:29
River Great Ouse
River levels are high at the St Ives river gauge as a result of rainfall throughout the catchment. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland is possible. We expect flooding to affect the River Great Ouse from Wyboston to Earith, including Hen Brook, Fox Brook, Brampton Brook, Back Brook, Hall Green Brook, Parsons Drove Drain, Swavesey Drain and Wadsbys Folly. No significant rainfall is forecast in the next 24 hours. We expect the river levels to remain high. We are closely monitoring the situation. 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, Thursday 4 February, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 3 Feb 2021 16:27
River Great Ouse
River levels are rising slowly at the St Ives river gauge as a result of rainfall throughout the catchment. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland is possible. We expect flooding to affect River Great Ouse from Wyboston to Earith, including Hen Brook, Fox Brook, Brampton Brook, Back Brook, Hall Green Brook, Parsons Drove Drain, Swavesey Drain and Wadsbys Folly. No significant rainfall is forecast in the next 24 hours. We expect the river levels to remain high. We are closely monitoring the situation. 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, Thursday 4 February, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 3 Feb 2021 09:02
River Great Ouse
River levels are rising slowly at the St Ives river gauge as a result of rainfall throughout the catchment. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland is possible. We expect flooding to affect River Great Ouse from Wyboston to Earith, including Hen Brook, Fox Brook, Brampton Brook, Back Brook, Hall Green Brook, Parsons Drove Drain, Swavesey Drain and Wadsbys Folly. No significant rainfall today. We expect the river levels to remain high. We are closely monitoring the situation. 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, Wednesday 3 February, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 2 Feb 2021 17:06
River Great Ouse
River levels remain high and steady at the St Ives river gauge as a result of rainfall throughout the catchment. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland is possible. We expect flooding to affect River Great Ouse from Wyboston to Earith, including Hen Brook, Fox Brook, Brampton Brook, Back Brook, Hall Green Brook, Parsons Drove Drain, Swavesey Drain and Wadsbys Folly. Further light rainfall is forecast tonight and tomorrow, which may cause levels to remain high. We are closely monitoring the situation. 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, Wednesday 3 February, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 2 Feb 2021 09:19
River Great Ouse
River levels remain high and steady at the St Ives river gauge as a result of rainfall throughout the catchment. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland is possible. We expect flooding to affect River Great Ouse from Wyboston to Earith, including Hen Brook, Fox Brook, Brampton Brook, Back Brook, Hall Green Brook, Parsons Drove Drain, Swavesey Drain and Wadsbys Folly. Further rainfall is forecast today. We expect river levels to remain high or begin to rise again. We are closely monitoring the situation. 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, Tuesday 2 February, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 1 Feb 2021 17:30
River Great Ouse
River levels remain high and steady at the St Ives river gauge as a result of rainfall throughout the catchment last week. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland is possible. We expect flooding to affect River Great Ouse from Wyboston to Earith, including Hen Brook, Fox Brook, Brampton Brook, Back Brook, Hall Green Brook, Parsons Drove Drain, Swavesey Drain and Wadsbys Folly. Further rainfall is forecast overnight tonight and tomorrow. We expect river levels to remain high or begin to rise again. We are closely monitoring the situation. 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, Tuesday 2 February, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 1 Feb 2021 10:01
River Great Ouse
River levels remain high at the St Ives river gauge as a result of rainfall throughout the catchment last week. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland is possible. We expect flooding to affect the River Great Ouse from Wyboston to Earith, including Hen Brook, Fox Brook, Brampton Brook, Back Brook, Hall Green Brook, Parsons Drove Drain, Swavesey Drain and Wadsbys Folly. Further rainfall is forecast overnight tonight, into tomorrow. We expect river levels to remain high. We are closely monitoring the situation. 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, Monday 1 February, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 31 Jan 2021 17:48
River Great Ouse
River levels remain high and steady at the St Ives river gauge as a result of the recent rainfall. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland is possible. We expect flooding to affect the River Great Ouse from Wyboston to Earith, including Hen Brook, Fox Brook, Brampton Brook, Back Brook, Hall Green Brook, Parsons Drove Drain, Swavesey Drain and Wadsbys Folly. No further significant rainfall is forecast until Tuesday 2 February. However, we expect that river levels will remain high over the next few days. 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 are closely monitoring the situation. This message will be updated tomorrow morning, Monday 1 February, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 31 Jan 2021 11:00
River Great Ouse
River levels remain high and steady at the St Ives river gauge as a result of the recent rainfall. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland is possible. We expect flooding to affect the River Great Ouse from Wyboston to Earith, including Hen Brook, Fox Brook, Brampton Brook, Back Brook, Hall Green Brook, Parsons Drove Drain, Swavesey Drain and Wadsbys Folly. No further significant rainfall is currently forecast for the next 48 hours. However, we expect that river levels will remain high over the next few days. 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 are closely monitoring the situation. This message will be updated this afternoon, Sunday 31 January, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 30 Jan 2021 18:06
River Great Ouse
River levels remain high at the St Ives river gauge as a result of the recent rainfall. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland is possible. We expect flooding to affect River Great Ouse from Wyboston to Earith, including Hen Brook, Fox Brook, Brampton Brook, Back Brook, Hall Green Brook, Parsons Drove Drain, Swavesey Drain and Wadsbys Folly. No further rainfall is forecast over the next 24 hours. We expect river levels to remain high over the next few days. 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 are closely monitoring the situation. This message will be updated tomorrow morning, Sunday 31 January, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 30 Jan 2021 09:32
River Great Ouse
River levels remain high at the St Ives river gauge as a result of the recent rainfall. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland is possible. We expect flooding to affect the River Great Ouse from Wyboston to Earith, including Hen Brook, Fox Brook, Brampton Brook, Back Brook, Hall Green Brook, Parsons Drove Drain, Swavesey Drain and Wadsbys Folly. Further rainfall is forecast today. We expect river levels to remain high over the next few days. 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 are closely monitoring the situation. This message will be updated this afternoon Saturday 30 January, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 29 Jan 2021 20:43
River Great Ouse
River levels continue to rise at the St Ives river gauge as a result of the recent rainfall. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland is possible. We expect flooding to affect River Great Ouse from Wyboston to Earith, including Hen Brook, Fox Brook, Brampton Brook, Back Brook, Hall Green Brook, Parsons Drove Drain, Swavesey Drain and Wadsbys Folly. Further rainfall is forecast over the next 24 hours. We expect river levels to remain high over the next few days. 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 are closely monitoring the situation. This message will be updated tomorrow morning, Saturday, 30/01/21, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 29 Jan 2021 12:47
River Great Ouse
River levels continue to rise at the St Ives river gauge as a result of the recent rainfall. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland is possible. We expect flooding to affect the River Great Ouse from Wyboston to Earith, including Hen Brook, Fox Brook, Brampton Brook, Back Brook, Hall Green Brook, Parsons Drove Drain, Swavesey Drain and Wadsbys Folly. Light rainfall is forecast for today. We expect river levels to remain high over the next few days. 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 are closely monitoring the situation. This message will be updated this evening, Friday 29 January, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 28 Jan 2021 19:50
River Great Ouse
River levels continue to rise at the St Ives river gauge as a result of the recent rainfall. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland is possible. We expect flooding to affect River Great Ouse from Wyboston to Earith, including Hen Brook, Fox Brook, Brampton Brook, Back Brook, Hall Green Brook, Parsons Drove Drain, Swavesey Drain and Wadsbys Folly. Further rainfall is forecast for this evening. We expect river levels to respond to this rainfall and remain high over the next few days. 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 are closely monitoring the situation. This message will be updated morning, Friday 29 January, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 28 Jan 2021 13:08
River Great Ouse
River levels are rising at the St Ives river gauge as a result of the recent rainfall. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland is possible. We expect flooding to affect the River Great Ouse from Wyboston to Earith, including Hen Brook, Fox Brook, Brampton Brook, Back Brook, Hall Green Brook, Parsons Drove Drain, Swavesey Drain and Wadsbys Folly. Further rainfall is forecast for this evening. We expect river levels to respond to this rainfall and remain high over the next few days. 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 evening, Thursday 28 January, or as the situation changes. We are closely monitoring the situation.


Flood Alert issued on 27 Jan 2021 17:02
River Great Ouse
River levels are rising at the St Ives river gauge as a result of the recent rainfall and snowmelt. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland is possible. We expect flooding to affect the River Great Ouse from Wyboston to Earith, including Hen Brook, Fox Brook, Brampton Brook, Back Brook, Hall Green Brook, Parsons Drove Drain, Swavesey Drain and Wadsbys Folly. Further rainfall is forecast for this evening and into Thursday morning. We expect river levels to respond to this rainfall and remain high over the next few days. 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, Thursday 28 January, or as the situation changes. We are closely monitoring the situation.


Flood Alert issued on 26 Jan 2021 07:51
River Great Ouse
River levels are continuing to fall though still remain high at St Ives river gauge. Consequently, the risk of flooding remains. We expect flooding to affect River Great Ouse from Wyboston to Earith, including Hen Brook, Fox Brook, Brampton Brook, Back Brook, Hall Green Brook, Parsons Drove Drain, Swavesey Drain and Wadsbys Folly. No significant rainfall is forecast today and river levels are expected to continue to fall. 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 26 January, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 25 Jan 2021 16:07
River Great Ouse
River levels remain high between the Tempsford (Roxton) and St Ives river gauges. Consequently, the risk of flooding remains. We expect flooding to affect River Great Ouse from Wyboston to Earith, including Hen Brook, Fox Brook, Brampton Brook, Back Brook, Hall Green Brook, Parsons Drove Drain, Swavesey Drain and Wadsbys Folly. No significant rainfall is forecast overnight, and we expect river levels to remain high over the next few days. 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, Tuesday 26 January, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 25 Jan 2021 07:59
River Great Ouse
River levels remain high between the Tempsford (Roxton) and St Ives river gauges. Consequently, the risk of flooding remains. We expect flooding to affect River Great Ouse from Wyboston to Earith, including Hen Brook, Fox Brook, Brampton Brook, Back Brook, Hall Green Brook, Parsons Drove Drain, Swavesey Drain and Wadsbys Folly. No significant rainfall is forecast for today and we expect river levels to remain high over the next few days. 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, Monday 25 January, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 24 Jan 2021 15:32
River Great Ouse
River levels remain high between the Tempsford (Roxton) and St Ives river gauges. Consequently, the risk of flooding remains. We expect flooding to affect River Great Ouse from Wyboston to Earith, including Hen Brook, Fox Brook, Brampton Brook, Back Brook, Hall Green Brook, Parsons Drove Drain, Swavesey Drain and Wadsbys Folly. No significant rainfall is forecast and we expect river levels to remain high over the next few days. 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, Monday 25 January, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 24 Jan 2021 07:52
River Great Ouse
River levels remain high between the Tempsford (Roxton) and St Ives river gauges. Consequently, the risk of flooding remains. We expect flooding to affect River Great Ouse from Wyboston to Earith, including Hen Brook, Fox Brook, Brampton Brook, Back Brook, Hall Green Brook, Parsons Drove Drain, Swavesey Drain and Wadsbys Folly. No significant rainfall is forecast and we expect river levels to remain high over the next few days. 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 24 January, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 23 Jan 2021 15:51
River Great Ouse
River levels remain high between the Tempsford (Roxton) and St Ives river gauges. Consequently, the risk of flooding remains. We expect flooding to affect River Great Ouse from Wyboston to Earith, including Hen Brook, Fox Brook, Brampton Brook, Back Brook, Hall Green Brook, Parsons Drove Drain, Swavesey Drain and Wadsbys Folly. 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. 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 24 January, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 23 Jan 2021 08:41
River Great Ouse
River levels remain high between the Tempsford (Roxton) and St Ives river gauges, following recent rainfall. Consequently, the risk of flooding remains. We expect flooding to affect River Great Ouse from Wyboston to Earith, including Hen Brook, Fox Brook, Brampton Brook, Back Brook, Hall Green Brook, Parsons Drove Drain, Swavesey Drain and Wadsbys Folly. 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. 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, Saturday 23 January, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 22 Jan 2021 16:28
River Great Ouse
River levels remain high between the Tempsford (Roxton) and St Ives river gauges, following recent rainfall. Consequently, the risk of flooding remains. We expect flooding to affect River Great Ouse from Wyboston to Earith, including Hen Brook, Fox Brook, Brampton Brook, Back Brook, Hall Green Brook, Parsons Drove Drain, Swavesey Drain and Wadsbys Folly. 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. 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.


Flood Alert issued on 22 Jan 2021 08:54
River Great Ouse
River levels remain high between the Tempsford (Roxton) and St Ives river gauges, following recent rainfall. Consequently, the risk of flooding remains. We expect flooding to affect River Great Ouse from Wyboston to Earith, including Hen Brook, Fox Brook, Brampton Brook, Back Brook, Hall Green Brook, Parsons Drove Drain, Swavesey Drain and Wadsbys Folly. 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. 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 17:20
River Great Ouse
River levels remain high between the Tempsford (Roxton) and St Ives river gauges, following recent rainfall. Consequently, the risk of flooding remains. We expect flooding to affect River Great Ouse from Wyboston to Earith, including Hen Brook, Fox Brook, Brampton Brook, Back Brook, Hall Green Brook, Parsons Drove Drain, Swavesey Drain and Wadsbys Folly. No significant rainfall is forecast over the next 24 hours. We expect river levels to remain high overnight and into Friday, 22/01/2021. 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 22 January, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 21 Jan 2021 09:07
River Great Ouse
River levels have fallen at the Tempsford (Roxton) river gauge, however remain high at the St. Ives river gauges following recent rainfall. Consequently, the risk of flooding remains. We expect flooding to affect River Great Ouse from Wyboston to Earith, including Hen Brook, Fox Brook, Brampton Brook, Back Brook, Hall Green Brook, Parsons Drove Drain, Swavesey Drain and Wadsbys Folly. No significant rainfall is forecast over the next 24 hours. We expect river levels to remain high today and then begin to fall. 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, Thursday 21 January, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 20 Jan 2021 16:32
River Great Ouse
River levels remain high at the Tempsford (Roxton) and St. Ives river gauges following recent rainfall. Consequently, the risk of flooding remains. We expect flooding to affect River Great Ouse from Wyboston to Earith, including Hen Brook, Fox Brook, Brampton Brook, Back Brook, Hall Green Brook, Parsons Drove Drain, Swavesey Drain and Wadsbys Folly. Further rainfall is forecast over Wednesday night and into Thursday morning. We expect river levels to begin to rise again in response to this rainfall, because the ground in the river catchment is already saturated. 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, Thursday 21st January, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 20 Jan 2021 07:17
River Great Ouse
River levels remain high at the Tempsford (Roxton) and St. Ives river gauges following recent rainfall. Consequently, the risk of flooding remains. We expect flooding to affect River Great Ouse from Wyboston to Earith, including Hen Brook, Fox Brook, Brampton Brook, Back Brook, Hall Green Brook, Parsons Drove Drain, Swavesey Drain and Wadsbys Folly. Further rainfall is forecast today, Wednesday 20th January. We expect river levels to begin to rise again in response to any rainfall, because the ground in the river catchment is already saturated. 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, Wednesday 20th January, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 19 Jan 2021 16:08
River Great Ouse
River levels remain high at the Tempsford (Roxton) and St. Ives river gauges following recent rainfall. Consequently, the risk of flooding remains. We expect flooding to affect River Great Ouse from Wyboston to Earith, including Hen Brook, Fox Brook, Brampton Brook, Back Brook, Hall Green Brook, Parsons Drove Drain, Swavesey Drain and Wadsbys Folly. Heavy rainfall is forecast on Wednesday 20th January. We expect river levels to remain high and then rise in response to this rainfall. 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, Wednesday 20th January, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 19 Jan 2021 08:47
River Great Ouse
River levels remain high at the Tempsford (Roxton) and St. Ives river gauges following recent rainfall. Consequently, the risk of flooding remains. We expect flooding to affect River Great Ouse from Wyboston to Earith, including Hen Brook, Fox Brook, Brampton Brook, Back Brook, Hall Green Brook, Parsons Drove Drain, Swavesey Drain and Wadsbys Folly. Heavy rainfall is forecast on Wednesday 20th January. We expect river levels to remain high and then rise in response to this rainfall. 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 remain high at the Tempsford (Roxton) river gauge as a result of recent rainfall. Consequently, the risk of flooding remains. We expect flooding to affect River Great Ouse from Wyboston to Earith, including Hen Brook, Fox Brook, Brampton Brook, Back Brook, Hall Green Brook, Parsons Drove Drain, Swavesey Drain and Wadsbys Folly. Heavy rainfall is possible on Wednesday 20th January. We expect river levels to remain high and then rise in response to this rainfall. 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, Tuesday 19th January, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 17 Jan 2021 16:01
River Great Ouse
River levels remain high at the Tempsford (Roxton) river gauge as a result of recent rainfall. Consequently, the risk of flooding remains. We expect flooding to affect River Great Ouse from Wyboston to Earith, including Hen Brook, Fox Brook, Brampton Brook, Back Brook, Hall Green Brook, Parsons Drove Drain, Swavesey Drain and Wadsbys Folly. No further rainfall is forecast for the next 24 hours. We expect river levels to remain high today. 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, 18th January, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 17 Jan 2021 10:15
River Great Ouse
River levels remain high at the Tempsford (Roxton) river gauge as a result of recent rainfall. Consequently, the risk of flooding remains. We expect flooding to affect River Great Ouse from Wyboston to Earith, including Hen Brook, Fox Brook, Brampton Brook, Back Brook, Hall Green Brook, Parsons Drove Drain, Swavesey Drain and Wadsbys Folly. No further rainfall is forecast for the next 24 hours. We expect river levels to remain high today. 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 17:14
River Great Ouse
River levels have risen at the Tempsford (Roxton) river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Consequently, the risk of flooding remains. We expect flooding to affect River Great Ouse from Wyboston to Earith, including Hen Brook, Fox Brook, Brampton Brook, Back Brook, Hall Green Brook, Parsons Drove Drain, Swavesey Drain and Wadsbys Folly. No further rainfall is forecast. We expect river levels to remain high for the next few days. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses and follow advice from emergency services. This message will be updated tomorrow, 17/01/21, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 16 Jan 2021 07:59
River Great Ouse
River levels remain high at the Tempsford (Roxton) and St Ives river gauges as a result of recent rainfall. Consequently, flooding of property, roads and farmland remains possible today, Saturday 16 January. We expect flooding to affect River Great Ouse from Wyboston to Earith, including Hen Brook, Fox Brook, Brampton Brook, Back Brook, Hall Green Brook, Parsons Drove Drain, Swavesey Drain and Wadsbys Folly. Further rainfall is forecast for this morning which may result in further level rise. We expect river levels to remain high over the weekend. 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, Saturday 16 January, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 15 Jan 2021 20:45
River Great Ouse
River levels remain high at the Tempsford (Roxton) and St Ives river gauges as a result of recent rainfall. Consequently, flooding of property, roads and farmland remains possible tonight, Friday 15 January and into tomorrow Saturday 16 January. We expect flooding to affect River Great Ouse from Wyboston to Earith, including Hen Brook, Fox Brook, Brampton Brook, Back Brook, Hall Green Brook, Parsons Drove Drain, Swavesey Drain and Wadsbys Folly. Further rainfall is forecast for tomorrow morning, Saturday 16 January. We expect river levels to remain high over the next few days. 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, Saturday 16 January, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 15 Jan 2021 09:41
River Great Ouse
River levels remain high at the Tempsford (Roxton) river gauge and are continuing to rise at St Ives river gauge as a result of recent rainfall. Consequently, flooding of property, roads and farmland is possible today, Friday 15/01/2021. We expect flooding to affect River Great Ouse from Wyboston to Earith, including Hen Brook, Fox Brook, Brampton Brook, Back Brook, Hall Green Brook, Parsons Drove Drain, Swavesey Drain and Wadsbys Folly. No rainfall is forecast today but further rain is possible tomorrow, Saturday 16/01/2021. We expect river levels to continue to rise during today. 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 Friday 15 January, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 14 Jan 2021 20:24
River Great Ouse
River levels are rising at the Tempsford (Roxton) and St Ives river gauges as a result of persistent heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding of property, roads and farmland is possible during Thursday night into Friday, 15/01/2021. We expect flooding to affect River Great Ouse from Wyboston to Earith, including Hen Brook, Fox Brook, Brampton Brook, Back Brook, Hall Green Brook, Parsons Drove Drain, Swavesey Drain and Wadsbys Folly. Further rainfall is forecast over the next 12 hours. We expect river levels to continue to rise during Thursday night and into Friday, 15/01/2021. 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 on Friday 15 January, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 14 Jan 2021 13:56
River Great Ouse
River levels are rising at the Tempsford (Roxton) river gauge as a result of persistent heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland is possible today, Thursday 14 January. We expect flooding to affect River Great Ouse from Wyboston to Earith, including Hen Brook, Fox Brook, Brampton Brook, Back Brook, Hall Green Brook, Parsons Drove Drain, Swavesey Drain and Wadsbys Folly. Further rainfall is forecast over the next 6 hours. We expect river levels to continue to rise this afternoon, Thursday 14 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 this afternoon, Thursday 14 January, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 31 Dec 2020 08:32
River Great Ouse
River levels continue to fall but remain higher than normal between our Tempsford river gauge and our St Ives river gauge. This means flooding of roads and farmland continues to be possible along the River Great Ouse from Wyboston to Earith, including Hen Brook, Fox Brook, Brampton Brook, Back Brook, Hall Green Brook, Parsons Drove Drain, Swavesey Drain and Wadsbys Folly. No significant rainfall is forecast over the next 48 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, Friday 1st January 2021, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 30 Dec 2020 09:08
River Great Ouse
River levels continue to fall but remain higher than normal between our Tempsford river gauge and our St Ives river gauge. This means flooding of roads and farmland continues to be possible along the River Great Ouse from Wyboston to Earith, including Hen Brook, Fox Brook Brampton Brook, Back Brook, Hall Green Brook, Parsons Drove Drain, Swavesey Drain and Wadsbys Folly. No significant rainfall is forecast over the next 48 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, Thursday 31 December 2020, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 29 Dec 2020 08:44
River Great Ouse
River levels continue to fall but remain higher than normal between our Tempsford river gauge and our St Ives river gauge. This means flooding of roads and farmland continues to be possible along the River Great Ouse from Wyboston to Earith, including Hen Brook, Fox Brook Brampton Brook, Back Brook, Hall Green Brook, Parsons Drove Drain, Swavesey Drain and Wadsbys Folly. Rainfall is possible on Thursday 31st and Friday 1st January so we expect river levels to remain high. 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 30 December 2020, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 28 Dec 2020 11:17
River Great Ouse
River levels remain high than normal between our Tempsford river gauge and our St Ives river gauge, as a result of heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding of property, roads and farmland is possible. We expect flooding to affect River Great Ouse from Wyboston to Earith, including Hen Brook, Fox Brook, Brampton Brook, Back Brook, Hall Green Brook, Parsons Drove Drain, Swavesey Drain and Wadsbys Folly. River levels are forecast to be similar to the flooding over the past few days. The forecast is for further light rain over the next 24 hours which may result in additional river reactions. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are 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 29/12/2020, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 27 Dec 2020 17:26
River Great Ouse
River levels remain high at Tempsford (Roxton) river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall and are rising at St Ives. Consequently, flooding of property, roads and farmland is possible between Sunday, 27/12/2020 and Tuesday, 29/12/2020. We expect flooding to affect River Great Ouse from Wyboston to Earith, including Hen Brook, Fox Brook, Brampton Brook, Back Brook, Hall Green Brook, Parsons Drove Drain, Swavesey Drain and Wadsbys Folly. River levels are forecast to be similar to the flooding over the past few days. The forecast is for further rain over the next 24 hours which may result in additional river reactions. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are 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, 28/12/2020, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 27 Dec 2020 05:48
River Great Ouse
River levels remain high at the Tempsford (Roxton) river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall and are rising at St Ives. Consequently, flooding of property, roads and farmland is possible between Sunday, 27/12/2020 and Tuesday, 29/12/2020. We expect flooding to affect the River Great Ouse from Wyboston to Earith, including Hen Brook, Fox Brook, Brampton Brook, Back Brook, Hall Green Brook, Parsons Drove Drain, Swavesey Drain and Wadsbys Folly. River levels are forecast to be similar to the flooding over the past few days. Further rainfall is forecast over the next 24 hours which may result in further river reactions. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are 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 this evening, 27/12/2020, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 26 Dec 2020 12:23
River Great Ouse
River levels are rising at the Tempsford (Roxton) river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall and remain high at St Ives. Consequently, flooding of property, roads and farmland is possible between Sunday, 27/12/2020 and Tuesday, 29/12/2020. We expect flooding to affect River Great Ouse from Wyboston to Earith, including Hen Brook, Fox Brook, Brampton Brook, Back Brook, Hall Green Brook, Parsons Drove Drain, Swavesey Drain and Wadsbys Folly. River levels are forecast to be similar to the flooding over the past few days. Further rainfall is forecast over the next hours 24 hours. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are 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 afternoon, 27/12/2020, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 26 Dec 2020 04:11
River Great Ouse
River levels remain very high in the Lower River Great Ouse as a result of persistent heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland is expected. We expect flooding to affect the River Great Ouse from Wyboston to Earith, including Hen Brook, Fox Brook, Brampton Brook, Back Brook, Hall Green Brook, Parsons Drove Drain, Swavesey Drain and Wadsbys Folly. We are closely monitoring the situation and have issued flood warnings where required. Our incident response staff are liaising with emergency services. Please avoid contact with flood water 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 remain very high in the Lower River Great Ouse as a result of persistent heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland is expected. We expect flooding to affect the River Great Ouse from Wyboston to Earith, including Hen Brook, Fox Brook, Brampton Brook, Back Brook, Hall Green Brook, Parsons Drove Drain, Swavesey Drain and Wadsbys Folly. We are closely monitoring the situation and have issued flood warnings where required. Our incident response staff are liaising with emergency services. Please avoid contact with flood water and plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded. This message will be updated tomorrow, 26/12/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 24 Dec 2020 20:01
River Great Ouse
River levels are rising at the Tempsford (Roxton) river gauge as a result of persistent heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland is expected. We expect flooding to affect the River Great Ouse from Wyboston to Earith, including Hen Brook, Fox Brook, Brampton Brook, Back Brook, Hall Green Brook, Parsons Drove Drain, Swavesey Drain and Wadsbys Folly. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are liaising with emergency services. Please avoid contact with flood water 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 24 Dec 2020 04:45
River Great Ouse
River levels are rising at the Tempsford (Roxton) river gauge as a result of persistent heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland is expected. We expect flooding to affect the River Great Ouse from Wyboston to Earith, including Hen Brook, Fox Brook, Brampton Brook, Back Brook, Hall Green Brook, Parsons Drove Drain, Swavesey Drain and Wadsbys Folly. No further rainfall is forecast. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are liaising with emergency services. Please avoid contact with flood water and plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded. This message will be updated in 8 hours, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 11 Oct 2020 07:36
River Great Ouse
River levels are falling at the Tempsford (Roxton) and St Ives river gauges however levels remain high further down the River Ouse as the peak moves downstream. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland is possible. We expect flooding to affect River Great Ouse from Wyboston to Earith, including Hen Brook, Fox Brook, Brampton Brook, Back Brook, Hall Green Brook, Parsons Drove Drain, Swavesey Drain and Wadsbys Folly. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses and plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded. Further light showers are possible over the next few days, however we do not expect this to result in further river level rises. We are closely monitoring the situation. This message will be updated at 17:30 on Sunday 11th October or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 10 Oct 2020 16:42
River Great Ouse
River levels are falling at the Tempsford (Roxton) and St Ives river gauges however levels remain high further down the River Ouse as the peak moves downstream. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland is possible. We expect flooding to affect River Great Ouse from Wyboston to Earith, including Hen Brook, Fox Brook, Brampton Brook, Back Brook, Hall Green Brook, Parsons Drove Drain, Swavesey Drain and Wadsbys Folly. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses and plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded. Further light showers are possible over the weekend, however we do not expect this to result in further river level rises. We are closely monitoring the situation. This message will be updated at 07:30 am on Sunday 11th October or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 10 Oct 2020 07:10
River Great Ouse
River levels have risen at the Tempsford (Roxton) and St Ives river gauges as a result of rainfall in the catchment. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland is possible. We expect flooding to affect River Great Ouse from Wyboston to Earith, including Hen Brook, Fox Brook, Brampton Brook, Back Brook, Hall Green Brook, Parsons Drove Drain, Swavesey Drain and Wadsbys Folly. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses and plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded. Further light showers are possible over the weekend, however we do not expect this to result in further river level rises. We are closely monitoring the situation. This message will be updated at 17:00 on Saturday 10th October or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 9 Oct 2020 16:18
River Great Ouse
River levels are rising at the Tempsford (Roxton) river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall in the catchment. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland is possible. We expect flooding to affect River Great Ouse from Wyboston to Earith, including Hen Brook, Fox Brook, Brampton Brook, Back Brook, Hall Green Brook, Parsons Drove Drain, Swavesey Drain and Wadsbys Folly. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses and plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded. Further light rainfall is forecast over the next few days which may cause levels to stay high. We are closely monitoring the situation. This message will be updated at 07:00 on Saturday 10th October or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 9 Oct 2020 07:20
River Great Ouse
River levels are rising at the Tempsford (Roxton) river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall in the catchment. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland is possible. We expect flooding to affect River Great Ouse from Wyboston to Earith, including Hen Brook, Fox Brook, Brampton Brook, Back Brook, Hall Green Brook, Parsons Drove Drain, Swavesey Drain and Wadsbys Folly. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses and plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded. Light rainfall is forecast over the next few days which may cause levels to stay high. We are closely monitoring the situation. This message will be updated at 17:00 on Friday 9th October or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 8 Oct 2020 17:35
River Great Ouse
River levels are rising at the Tempsford (Roxton) river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland is possible. We expect flooding to affect River Great Ouse from Wyboston to Earith, including Hen Brook, Fox Brook, Brampton Brook, Back Brook, Hall Green Brook, Parsons Drove Drain, Swavesey Drain and Wadsbys Folly. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses and plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded. Light rainfall is forecast over the next few days which may cause levels to stay high. We are closely monitoring the situation. This message will be updated at 07:00am on Friday 9th October or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 3 Mar 2020 15:41
River Great Ouse
River levels are falling but remain high at the St Ives river gauge. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland is possible. We expect flooding to affect River Great Ouse from Wyboston to Earith, including Hen Brook, Fox Brook, Brampton Brook, Back Brook, Hall Green Brook, Parsons Drove Drain, Swavesey Drain and Wadsbys Folly. 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 04/03/2020, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 3 Mar 2020 08:01
River Great Ouse
River levels are falling but remain high at the St Ives river gauge. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland is possible. We expect flooding to affect River Great Ouse from Wyboston to Earith, including Hen Brook, Fox Brook, Brampton Brook, Back Brook, Hall Green Brook, Parsons Drove Drain, Swavesey Drain and Wadsbys Folly. 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, 03/03/2020, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 2 Mar 2020 15:46
River Great Ouse
River levels are falling but remain high at the St Ives river gauge. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland is possible. We expect flooding to affect River Great Ouse from Wyboston to Earith, including Hen Brook, Fox Brook, Brampton Brook, Back Brook, Hall Green Brook, Parsons Drove Drain, Swavesey Drain and Wadsbys Folly. 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, 03/03/2020, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 2 Mar 2020 08:21
River Great Ouse
River levels are falling but remain high at the St Ives river gauge. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland is possible. We expect flooding to affect River Great Ouse from Wyboston to Earith, including Hen Brook, Fox Brook, Brampton Brook, Back Brook, Hall Green Brook, Parsons Drove Drain, Swavesey Drain and Wadsbys Folly. 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, 02/03/2020, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 1 Mar 2020 16:10
River Great Ouse
River levels remain high at the St Ives river gauge as a result of persistent rainfall. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland is possible. We expect flooding to affect River Great Ouse from Wyboston to Earith, including Hen Brook, Fox Brook, Brampton Brook, Back Brook, Hall Green Brook, Parsons Drove Drain, Swavesey Drain and Wadsbys Folly. Further rain is forecast over the next 24 hours. Flooding of properties is not forecast at this point. 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, 02/03/2020, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 1 Mar 2020 08:09
River Great Ouse
River levels are rising at the St Ives river gauge as a result of persistent rainfall. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland is possible. We expect flooding to affect River Great Ouse from Wyboston to Earith, including Hen Brook, Fox Brook, Brampton Brook, Back Brook, Hall Green Brook, Parsons Drove Drain, Swavesey Drain and Wadsbys Folly. Further rain is forecast over the next 24 hours. Flooding of properties is not forecast at this point. 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, 01/03/2020, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 29 Feb 2020 16:27
River Great Ouse
River levels are rising at the St Ives river gauge as a result of persistent rainfall. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland is possible. We expect flooding to affect River Great Ouse from Wyboston to Earith, including Hen Brook, Fox Brook, Brampton Brook, Back Brook, Hall Green Brook, Parsons Drove Drain, Swavesey Drain and Wadsbys Folly. Flooding of properties is not forecast at this point. 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, 01/03/2020, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 29 Feb 2020 08:47
River Great Ouse
River levels are rising at the St Ives river gauge as a result of persistent rainfall. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland is possible. We expect flooding to affect River Great Ouse from Wyboston to Earith, including Hen Brook, Fox Brook, Brampton Brook, Back Brook, Hall Green Brook, Parsons Drove Drain, Swavesey Drain and Wadsbys Folly. Flooding of properties is not forecast at this point. 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, 29/02/2020, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 21 Feb 2020 17:05
River Great Ouse
River levels have now fallen at the Tempsford (Roxton) and St Ives river gauges, but are still rising at the Earith gauge. Consequently, flooding of low lying land and roads is still expected. We expect flooding to affect the River Great Ouse from Wyboston to Earith, including Hen Brook, Fox Brook, Brampton Brook, Back Brook, Hall Green Brook, Parsons Drove Drain, Swavesey Drain and Wadsbys Folly. No 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. This message will be updated tomorrow morning, 22/02/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 21 Feb 2020 09:49
River Great Ouse
River levels have now fallen at the Tempsford (Roxton) river gauge as a result of the rainfall over the weekend, but are still rising at the St Ives and Earith gauges. Consequently, flooding of low lying land and roads is expected. We expect flooding to affect the River Great Ouse from Wyboston to Earith, including Hen Brook, Fox Brook, Brampton Brook, Back Brook, Hall Green Brook, Parsons Drove Drain, Swavesey Drain and Wadsbys Folly. No 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. This message will be updated this afternoon, 21/02/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 20 Feb 2020 16:47
River Great Ouse
River levels have now peaked at the Tempsford (Roxton) river gauge as a result of the rainfall over the weekend, but are still rising at the St Ives and Earith gauges. Consequently, flooding of low lying land and roads is expected. We expect flooding to affect the River Great Ouse from Wyboston to Earith, including Hen Brook, Fox Brook, Brampton Brook, Back Brook, Hall Green Brook, Parsons Drove Drain, Swavesey Drain and Wadsbys Folly. No 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. This message will be updated tomorrow morning, 21/02/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 20 Feb 2020 10:17
River Great Ouse
River levels are now peaking at the Tempsford (Roxton) river gauge as a result of the rainfall over the weekend, but are still rising at the St Ives and Earith gauges. Consequently, flooding of low lying land and roads is expected. We expect flooding to affect the River Great Ouse from Wyboston to Earith, including Hen Brook, Fox Brook, Brampton Brook, Back Brook, Hall Green Brook, Parsons Drove Drain, Swavesey Drain and Wadsbys Folly. No 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. This message will be updated this afternoon, 20/02/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 19 Feb 2020 17:07
River Great Ouse
River levels are still rising at the Tempsford (Roxton) river gauge as a result of the rainfall over the weekend. Consequently, flooding of low lying land and roads is expected. We expect flooding to affect the River Great Ouse from Wyboston to Earith, including Hen Brook, Fox Brook, Brampton Brook, Back Brook, Hall Green Brook, Parsons Drove Drain, Swavesey Drain and Wadsbys Folly. No 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. 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 are slowly rising at the Tempsford (Roxton) river gauge as a result of the rainfall over the weekend. Consequently, flooding of low lying land and roads is expected. We expect flooding to affect the River Great Ouse from Wyboston to Earith, including Hen Brook, Fox Brook, Brampton Brook, Back Brook, Hall Green Brook, Parsons Drove Drain, Swavesey Drain and Wadsbys Folly. No 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. This message will be updated this afternoon, 19/02/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 18 Feb 2020 16:17
River Great Ouse
River levels remain high at the Tempsford (Roxton) and St Ives river gauges as a result of the rainfall over the weekend. Consequently, flooding of low lying land and roads is expected. We expect flooding to affect River Great Ouse from Wyboston to Earith, including Hen Brook, Fox Brook, Brampton Brook, Back Brook, Hall Green Brook, Parsons Drove Drain, Swavesey Drain and Wadsbys Folly. No 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. This message will be updated tomorrow morning, 19/02/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 18 Feb 2020 07:58
River Great Ouse
River levels remain high at the Tempsford (Roxton) and St Ives river gauges as a result of the rainfall over the weekend. Consequently, flooding of low lying land and roads is expected. We expect flooding to affect River Great Ouse from Wyboston to Earith, including Hen Brook, Fox Brook, Brampton Brook, Back Brook, Hall Green Brook, Parsons Drove Drain, Swavesey Drain and Wadsbys Folly. No 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. This message will be updated this afternoon, 18/02/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 17 Feb 2020 16:31
River Great Ouse
River levels remain high at the Tempsford (Roxton) river gauge and are rising in St Ives as a result of recent rainfall. Consequently, flooding of low lying land and roads is expected. We expect flooding to affect River Great Ouse from Wyboston to Earith, including Hen Brook, Fox Brook, Brampton Brook, Back Brook, Hall Green Brook, Parsons Drove Drain, Swavesey Drain and Wadsbys Folly. No 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. This message will be updated tomorrow morning, 18/02/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 17 Feb 2020 07:31
River Great Ouse
River levels are beginning to fall at the Tempsford (Roxton) river gauge but are still rising in St Ives as a result of recent rainfall. Consequently, flooding of low lying land and roads is expected. We expect flooding to affect River Great Ouse from Wyboston to Earith, including Hen Brook, Fox Brook, Brampton Brook, Back Brook, Hall Green Brook, Parsons Drove Drain, Swavesey Drain and Wadsbys Folly. No 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. This message will be updated this afternoon, 17/02/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 16 Feb 2020 19:49
River Great Ouse
River levels are rising at the Tempsford (Roxton) river gauge as a result of recent rainfall. Consequently, flooding of low lying land and roads is expected. We expect flooding to affect River Great Ouse from Wyboston to Earith, including Hen Brook, Fox Brook, Brampton Brook, Back Brook, Hall Green Brook, Parsons Drove Drain, Swavesey Drain and Wadsbys Folly. No 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. This message will be updated tomorrow morning, 17/02/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 21 Jan 2020 08:28
River Great Ouse
River levels have fallen at the Tempsford (Roxton) and St Ives river gauges but remain high downstream. The risk of flooding to low lying roads and land remains. We expect flooding to affect the River Great Ouse from Wyboston to Earith, including Hen Brook, Fox Brook, Brampton Brook, Back Brook, Hall Green Brook, Parsons Drove Drain, Swavesey Drain and Wadsbys Folly. No further 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. This message will be updated this afternoon, 21/01/2020, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 20 Jan 2020 16:33
River Great Ouse
River levels have fallen at the Tempsford (Roxton) river gauge but remain high at the St Ives river gauge. The risk of flooding to low lying roads and land remains. We expect flooding to affect the River Great Ouse from Wyboston to Earith, including Hen Brook, Fox Brook, Brampton Brook, Back Brook, Hall Green Brook, Parsons Drove Drain, Swavesey Drain and Wadsbys Folly. No further 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. This message will be updated tomorrow morning, 21/01/2020, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 20 Jan 2020 08:09
River Great Ouse
River levels remain high at the Tempsford (Roxton) and St Ives river gauges as a result of previous rainfall. The risk of flooding to low lying roads and land remains. We expect flooding to affect the River Great Ouse from Wyboston to Earith, including Hen Brook, Fox Brook, Brampton Brook, Back Brook, Hall Green Brook, Parsons Drove Drain, Swavesey Drain and Wadsbys Folly. No further rainfall is forecast. We expect river levels to remain high for the next few days. 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, 20/01/2020, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 19 Jan 2020 16:45
River Great Ouse
River levels remain high at the Tempsford (Roxton) and St Ives river gauges as a result of the recent rainfall. The risk of flooding to low lying roads and land remains. We expect flooding to affect the River Great Ouse from Wyboston to Earith, including Hen Brook, Fox Brook, Brampton Brook, Back Brook, Hall Green Brook, Parsons Drove Drain, Swavesey Drain and Wadsbys Folly. No further rainfall is forecast. We expect river levels to remain high for the next few days. 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, 20/01/2020, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 19 Jan 2020 08:29
River Great Ouse
River levels remain high at the Tempsford (Roxton) and St Ives river gauges as a result of the recent rainfall. The risk of flooding to low lying roads and land remains. We expect flooding to affect the River Great Ouse from Wyboston to Earith, including Hen Brook, Fox Brook, Brampton Brook, Back Brook, Hall Green Brook, Parsons Drove Drain, Swavesey Drain and Wadsbys Folly. No further rainfall is forecast. We expect river levels to remain high for the next few days. 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, 19/01/2020, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 18 Jan 2020 17:02
River Great Ouse
River levels remain high at the Tempsford (Roxton) and St Ives river gauges as a result of the recent rainfall. The risk of flooding to low lying roads and land remains. We expect flooding to affect the River Great Ouse from Wyboston to Earith, including Hen Brook, Fox Brook, Brampton Brook, Back Brook, Hall Green Brook, Parsons Drove Drain, Swavesey Drain and Wadsbys Folly. No further rainfall is forecast. We expect river levels to remain high for the next few days. 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, 19/01/2020, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 18 Jan 2020 09:12
River Great Ouse
River levels remain high at the Tempsford (Roxton) and St Ives river gauges as a result of the recent rainfall. The risk of flooding to low lying roads and land remains. We expect flooding to affect the River Great Ouse from Wyboston to Earith, including Hen Brook, Fox Brook, Brampton Brook, Back Brook, Hall Green Brook, Parsons Drove Drain, Swavesey Drain and Wadsbys Folly. No further rainfall is forecast. We expect river levels to remain high for the next few days. 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, 18/01/2020, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 17 Jan 2020 16:44
River Great Ouse
River levels remain high at the Tempsford (Roxton) and St Ives river gauges as a result of the recent rainfall. The risk of flooding to low lying roads and land remains. We expect flooding to affect the River Great Ouse from Wyboston to Earith, including Hen Brook, Fox Brook, Brampton Brook, Back Brook, Hall Green Brook, Parsons Drove Drain, Swavesey Drain and Wadsbys Folly. No significant rainfall is forecast. We expect river levels to remain high for the next few days. 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, 18/01/2020, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 17 Jan 2020 07:40
River Great Ouse
River levels remain high at the Tempsford (Roxton) and St Ives river gauges as a result of the recent rainfall. The risk of flooding to low lying roads and land remains. We expect flooding to affect the River Great Ouse from Wyboston to Earith, including Hen Brook, Fox Brook, Brampton Brook, Back Brook, Hall Green Brook, Parsons Drove Drain, Swavesey Drain and Wadsbys Folly. No significant rainfall is forecast. We expect river levels to remain high for the next few days. 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, 17/01/2020, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 16 Jan 2020 17:22
River Great Ouse
River levels are high but steady at the Tempsford (Roxton) river gauge as a result of persistent heavy rainfall. We expect flooding to affect River Great Ouse from Wyboston to Earith, including Hen Brook, Fox Brook, Brampton Brook, Back Brook, Hall Green Brook, Parsons Drove Drain, Swavesey Drain and Wadsbys Folly. Further heavy rainfall is forecast over the next 12 hours. We expect river levels rise again in as a result of this rainfall. 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, 17/01/2020, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 16 Jan 2020 09:45
River Great Ouse
River levels have risen at the Tempsford (Roxton) river gauge and are continuing to rise at St Ives as a result of the recent rainfall. Consequently, the risk of flooding to low lying roads and land remains. We expect flooding to affect the River Great Ouse from Wyboston to Earith, including Hen Brook, Fox Brook, Brampton Brook, Back Brook, Hall Green Brook, Parsons Drove Drain, Swavesey Drain and Wadsbys Folly. Flooding of properties is not forecast at this point. Further 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. 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, 16/01/2020, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 15 Jan 2020 17:01
River Great Ouse
River levels have risen at the Tempsford (Roxton) river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Consequently, the risk of flooding remains. We expect flooding to affect the River Great Ouse from Wyboston to Earith, including Hen Brook, Fox Brook, Brampton Brook, Back Brook, Hall Green Brook, Parsons Drove Drain, Swavesey Drain and Wadsbys Folly. Flooding of properties is not forecast at this point. Further light rainfall is forecast today, 15/01/2020 and tomorrow, 16/01/2020. We expect river levels to remain high for the next few days. 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, 16/01/2020, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 15 Jan 2020 06:50
River Great Ouse
River levels are rising at the Tempsford (Roxton) river gauge as a result of yesterday evenings heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding is possible. We expect flooding to affect River Great Ouse from Wyboston to Earith, including Hen Brook, Fox Brook, Brampton Brook, Back Brook, Hall Green Brook, Parsons Drove Drain, Swavesey Drain and Wadsbys Folly. Further light rainfall is forecast over today, Wednesday 15 January. Please plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded and plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded. We are closely monitoring the situation. This message will be updated by 16:00 on Wednesday 15 January 2020, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 27 Dec 2019 16:44
River Great Ouse
River levels continue to fall at the Tempsford (Roxton) river gauge following last week’s rainfall, and are beginning to fall but remain high down river. As a result flooding is possible. Flooding could affect the River Great Ouse from Wyboston to Earith, including Hen Brook, Fox Brook, Brampton Brook, Back Brook, Hall Green Brook, Parsons Drove Drain, Swavesey Drain and Wadsbys Folly. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses and plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded. Our incident response staff are monitoring the situation. This message will be updated tomorrow morning Saturday 28 December, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 27 Dec 2019 09:46
River Great Ouse
River levels continue to fall at the Tempsford (Roxton) river gauge following last week’s rainfall, and are beginning to fall but remain high down river. As a result flooding is possible. Flooding could affect the River Great Ouse from Wyboston to Earith, including Hen Brook, Fox Brook, Brampton Brook, Back Brook, Hall Green Brook, Parsons Drove Drain, Swavesey Drain and Wadsbys Folly. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses and plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded. Our incident response staff are monitoring the situation. This message will be updated this evening Friday 27 December, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 26 Dec 2019 16:30
River Great Ouse
River levels continue to fall at the Tempsford (Roxton) river gauge following last week’s rainfall, but levels remain high down river. As a result flooding is possible. Flooding could affect the River Great Ouse from Wyboston to Earith, including Hen Brook, Fox Brook, Brampton Brook, Back Brook, Hall Green Brook, Parsons Drove Drain, Swavesey Drain and Wadsbys Folly. More rainfall is forecast today, Thursday 26 December, which could cause river levels to rise further. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses and plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded. Our incident response staff are monitoring the situation. This message will be updated tomorrow morning Friday 27 December, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 26 Dec 2019 10:27
River Great Ouse
River levels continue to fall at the Tempsford (Roxton) river gauge following last week’s rainfall, but levels remain high down river. As a result flooding is possible. Flooding could affect the River Great Ouse from Wyboston to Earith, including Hen Brook, Fox Brook, Brampton Brook, Back Brook, Hall Green Brook, Parsons Drove Drain, Swavesey Drain and Wadsbys Folly. More rainfall is forecast today, Thursday 26 December, which could cause river levels to rise further. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses and plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded. Our incident response staff are monitoring the situation. This message will be updated this afternoon Thursday 26 December, 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 Tempsford (Roxton) river gauge following last week’s rainfall, but levels remain high down river. As a result flooding is possible. Flooding could affect the River Great Ouse from Wyboston to Earith, including Hen Brook, Fox Brook, Brampton Brook, Back Brook, Hall Green Brook, Parsons Drove Drain, Swavesey Drain and Wadsbys Folly. More rainfall is forecast on Thursday 26 December which could cause river levels to rise further. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses and plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded. Our incident response staff are monitoring the situation. This message will be updated tomorrow morning Thursday 26 December, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 25 Dec 2019 08:27
River Great Ouse
River levels are starting to fall at the Tempsford (Roxton) river gauge following last week’s rainfall, but levels remain high down river. As a result flooding is possible. Flooding could affect the River Great Ouse from Wyboston to Earith, including Hen Brook, Fox Brook, Brampton Brook, Back Brook, Hall Green Brook, Parsons Drove Drain, Swavesey Drain and Wadsbys Folly. More rainfall is forecast on Thursday 26 December which could cause river levels to rise further. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses and plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded. Our incident response staff are monitoring the situation. 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 are high but steady at the Tempsford (Roxton) river gauge following last week’s rainfall. As water moves down river, levels are likely to remain high and possibly rise again between Roxton and St Ives. As a result flooding is possible. Flooding could affect the River Great Ouse from Wyboston to Earith, including Hen Brook, Fox Brook, Brampton Brook, Back Brook, Hall Green Brook, Parsons Drove Drain, Swavesey Drain and Wadsbys Folly. More rainfall is forecast on Thursday 26 December which could cause river levels to rise further. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses and plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded. Our incident response staff are monitoring the situation. This message will be updated tomorrow morning Wednesday 25 December, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 24 Dec 2019 09:52
River Great Ouse
River levels are rising at the Tempsford (Roxton) river gauge following last weeks rainfall. As water moves down river, levels are likely to remain high and possibly rise again between Roxton and St Ives. As a result flooding is possible. Flooding could affect River Great Ouse from Wyboston to Earith, including Hen Brook, Fox Brook, Brampton Brook, Back Brook, Hall Green Brook, Parsons Drove Drain, Swavesey Drain and Wadsbys Folly. More rainfall is forecast on Thursday 26 December which could cause river levels to rise further. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses and plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded. Our incident response staff are monitoring the situation. 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 are rising at the Tempsford (Roxton) river gauge as a result of recent heavy rainfall. Consequently, the risk of flooding remains. Flooding could affect the River Great Ouse from Wyboston to Earith, including Hen Brook, Fox Brook, Brampton Brook, Back Brook, Hall Green Brook, Parsons Drove Drain, Swavesey Drain and Wadsbys Folly. Further rainfall is forecast over the next 24 hours. Where this falls on saturated ground, river levels could rise further. Our incident response staff are 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, Tuesday 24 December, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 23 Dec 2019 09:26
River Great Ouse
River levels remain high at the Tempsford (Roxton) river gauge as a result of recent heavy rainfall. Consequently, the risk of flooding remains. Flooding could affect River Great Ouse from Wyboston to Earith, including Hen Brook, Fox Brook, Brampton Brook, Back Brook, Hall Green Brook, Parsons Drove Drain, Swavesey Drain and Wadsbys Folly. Further light rainfall is forecast over the next 24 hours. Where this falls on saturated ground, river levels could rise further. Our incident response staff are 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, Monday 23 December, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 22 Dec 2019 16:30
River Great Ouse
River levels remain high at the Tempsford (Roxton) river gauge as a result of recent heavy rainfall. Consequently, the risk of flooding remains. Flooding could affect River Great Ouse from Wyboston to Earith, including Hen Brook, Fox Brook, Brampton Brook, Back Brook, Hall Green Brook, Parsons Drove Drain, Swavesey Drain and Wadsbys Folly. Further rainfall is forecast over the next 24 hours. Where this falls on saturated ground, river levels could rise further. Our incident response staff are 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, Monday 23 December, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 22 Dec 2019 08:58
River Great Ouse
River levels have risen at the Tempsford (Roxton) river gauge as a result of recent persistent rainfall. Consequently, the risk of flooding remains. Flooding could affect the River Great Ouse from Wyboston to Earith, including Hen Brook, Fox Brook, Brampton Brook, Back Brook, Hall Green Brook, Parsons Drove Drain, Swavesey Drain and Wadsbys Folly. Further light rainfall is forecast over the next 24 hours. Our incident response staff are 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 22 December, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 21 Dec 2019 20:45
River Great Ouse
River levels have risen at the Tempsford (Roxton) river gauge as a result of recent heavy rainfall. Consequently, the risk of flooding remains. Flooding could affect the River Great Ouse from Wyboston to Earith, including Hen Brook, Fox Brook, Brampton Brook, Back Brook, Hall Green Brook, Parsons Drove Drain, Swavesey Drain and Wadsbys Folly. Further rainfall is forecast over the next 24 hours. Where this falls on saturated ground, river levels could rise further. Our incident response staff are 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, Sunday 22 December, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 21 Dec 2019 11:37
River Great Ouse
River levels have risen at the Tempsford (Roxton) river gauge as a result of recent heavy rainfall. Consequently, the risk of flooding remains. Flooding could affect River Great Ouse from Wyboston to Earith, including Hen Brook, Fox Brook, Brampton Brook, Back Brook, Hall Green Brook, Parsons Drove Drain, Swavesey Drain and Wadsbys Folly. Further light rainfall is forecast over the next 24 hours. Where this falls on saturated ground, river levels could rise further. Our incident response staff are 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, Saturday 21 December, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 20 Dec 2019 18:49
River Great Ouse
River levels are rising at the Tempsford (Roxton) river gauge as a result of persistent heavy rainfall throughout Friday morning. Consequently, flooding could occur. Flooding could affect River Great Ouse from Wyboston to Earith, including Hen Brook, Fox Brook, Brampton Brook, Back Brook, Hall Green Brook, Parsons Drove Drain, Swavesey Drain and Wadsbys Folly. Further rainfall is forecast over the next 24 hours. Where this falls on saturated ground, river levels could rise further. Our incident response staff are 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 on Saturday 21 December, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 20 Dec 2019 11:18
River Great Ouse
River levels are rising at the Tempsford (Roxton) river gauge as a result of persistent heavy rainfall throughout Friday morning. Consequently, flooding could occur. We expect flooding to affect River Great Ouse from Wyboston to Earith, including Hen Brook, Fox Brook, Brampton Brook, Back Brook, Hall Green Brook, Parsons Drove Drain, Swavesey Drain and Wadsbys Folly. Further rainfall is forecast over the next 24 hours. Where this falls on saturated ground, river levels could rise further. 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 Friday 20 December, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 18 Dec 2019 17:36
River Great Ouse
River levels remain high at the Tempsford (Roxton) River Gauge and are slowly falling at the St Ives river gauge. Consequently, the risk of flooding remains. This message relates to the River Great Ouse from Wyboston to Earith, including Hen Brook, Fox Brook, Brampton Brook, Back Brook, Hall Green Brook, Parsons Drove Drain, Swavesey Drain and Wadsbys Folly. Further heavy rainfall is forecast over Wednesday night into Thursday morning. Our incident response staff are monitoring the situation. Please avoid contact with flood water. This message will be updated Thursday morning 19 December, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 18 Dec 2019 08:06
River Great Ouse
River levels are high but steady at the Tempsford (Roxton) and St Ives river gauges. Consequently, the risk of flooding remains. This message relates to the River Great Ouse from Wyboston to Earith, including Hen Brook, Fox Brook, Brampton Brook, Back Brook, Hall Green Brook, Parsons Drove Drain, Swavesey Drain and Wadsbys Folly. Further heavy rainfall is forecast over the next 48 hours. Our incident response staff are monitoring the situation. Please avoid contact with flood water. This message will be updated this afternoon, 18/12/2019, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 17 Dec 2019 19:28
River Great Ouse
River levels are high but steady at the Tempsford (Roxton) and St Ives river gauges. While levels are high the risk of flooding remains. This message relates to the River Great Ouse from Wyboston to Earith, including Hen Brook, Fox Brook, Brampton Brook, Back Brook, Hall Green Brook, Parsons Drove Drain, Swavesey Drain and Wadsbys Folly. Further rainfall is forecast over the next 48 hours. Our incident response staff are monitoring the situation. Please avoid contact with flood water. This message will be updated tomorrow morning, 18/12/2019, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 17 Dec 2019 07:59
River Great Ouse
River levels are high but steady at the Tempsford (Roxton) and St Ives river gauges. While levels are high the risk of flooding remains. This message relates to the River Great Ouse from Wyboston to Earith, including Hen Brook, Fox Brook, Brampton Brook, Back Brook, Hall Green Brook, Parsons Drove Drain, Swavesey Drain and Wadsbys Folly. Further rain is forecast over the next 48 hours. Our incident response staff are monitoring the situation. Please avoid contact with flood water. This message will be updated this evening, 17/12/2019, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 16 Dec 2019 20:12
River Great Ouse
River levels are high but steady at the Tempsford (Roxton) and St Ives river gauges as a result of heavy rainfall. While levels are high the risk of flooding remains. This message relates to the River Great Ouse from Wyboston to Earith, including Hen Brook, Fox Brook, Brampton Brook, Back Brook, Hall Green Brook, Parsons Drove Drain, Swavesey Drain and Wadsbys Folly. Further rain is forecast over the next 48 hours. Our incident response staff are monitoring the situation. Please avoid contact with flood water. This message will be updated tomorrow morning 17/12/2019, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 16 Dec 2019 08:26
River Great Ouse
River levels are high but steady at the Tempsford (Roxton) and St Ives river gauges as a result of heavy rainfall. While levels are high the risk of flooding remains. This message relates to the River Great Ouse from Wyboston to Earith, including Hen Brook, Fox Brook, Brampton Brook, Back Brook, Hall Green Brook, Parsons Drove Drain, Swavesey Drain and Wadsbys Folly. Further rain is forecast over the next 48 hours. Our incident response staff are monitoring the situation. Please avoid contact with flood water. This message will be updated this afternoon 16/12/2019, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 15 Dec 2019 20:46
River Great Ouse
River levels remain high but are beginning to fall at the St Ives river gauge. The risk of flooding remains. This message relates to the River Great Ouse from Wyboston to Earith, including Hen Brook, Fox Brook, Brampton Brook, Back Brook, Hall Green Brook, Parsons Drove Drain, Swavesey Drain and Wadsbys Folly. Further showers are forecast over the next 24 hours. Our incident response staff are monitoring the situation. Please avoid contact with flood water. This message will be updated tomorrow morning, 16/12/2019, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 15 Dec 2019 08:43
River Great Ouse
River levels remain high but are beginning to fall at the St Ives river gauge after heavy rainfall. Consequently, the risk of flooding remains. This message relates to the River Great Ouse from Wyboston to Earith, including Hen Brook, Fox Brook, Brampton Brook, Back Brook, Hall Green Brook, Parsons Drove Drain, Swavesey Drain and Wadsbys Folly. Further showers are forecast over the next 24 hours. Our incident response staff are monitoring the situation. Please avoid contact with flood water. This message will be updated this afternoon, 15/12/2019, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 14 Dec 2019 19:12
River Great Ouse
River levels are high but steady at the St Ives river gauge. Consequently, the risk of flooding remains. This update relates to the River Great Ouse from Wyboston to Earith, including Hen Brook, Fox Brook, Brampton Brook, Back Brook, Hall Green Brook, Parsons Drove Drain, Swavesey Drain and Wadsbys Folly. Further rainfall is forecast over the next 24 hours. Our incident response staff are monitoring the situation. Please avoid contact with flood water. This message will be updated tomorrow morning, 15/12/2019, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 14 Dec 2019 08:28
River Great Ouse
River levels are rising at the St Ives river gauge as a result of previous heavy rainfall. Consequently, the risk of flooding is increasing. We expect flooding to affect the River Great Ouse from Wyboston to Earith, including Hen Brook, Fox Brook, Brampton Brook, Back Brook, Hall Green Brook, Parsons Drove Drain, Swavesey Drain and Wadsbys Folly. Further rainfall is forecast over the next 48 hours. Our incident response staff are monitoring the situation. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses and avoid contact with flood water. This message will be updated this evening, 14/12/2019, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 19 Nov 2019 15:55
River Great Ouse
River levels remain high but are beginning to fall at the Tempsford (Roxton) river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland is possible. We expect flooding to affect the River Great Ouse from Wyboston to Earith, including Hen Brook, Fox Brook, Brampton Brook, Back Brook, Hall Green Brook, Parsons Drove Drain, Swavesey Drain and Wadsbys Folly. No further rainfall is forecast. We expect river levels to remain high until tomorrow, 20/11/19 We are closely monitoring the situation. 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, 20/11/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 19 Nov 2019 07:59
River Great Ouse
River levels are high but steady at the Tempsford (Roxton) river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall last week. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland is expected. We expect flooding to affect the River Great Ouse from Wyboston to Earith, including Hen Brook, Fox Brook, Brampton Brook, Back Brook, Hall Green Brook, Parsons Drove Drain, Swavesey Drain and Wadsbys Folly. No further rainfall is forecast for a few days. However, we expect river levels to remain high. We are closely monitoring the situation. 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, 19/11/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 18 Nov 2019 15:49
River Great Ouse
River levels are rising at the Tempsford (Roxton) river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall last week. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland is expected. We expect flooding to the affect River Great Ouse from Wyboston to Earith, including Hen Brook, Fox Brook, Brampton Brook, Back Brook, Hall Green Brook, Parsons Drove Drain, Swavesey Drain and Wadsbys Folly. No further rainfall is forecast. However, we expect river levels to remain high for a few days. 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, 19/11/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 18 Nov 2019 09:09
River Great Ouse
River levels are rising at the Tempsford (Roxton) river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall last week. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland is expected. We expect flooding to affect the River Great Ouse from Wyboston to Earith, including Hen Brook, Fox Brook, Brampton Brook, Back Brook, Hall Green Brook, Parsons Drove Drain, Swavesey Drain and Wadsbys Folly. No further rainfall is forecast. We expect river levels to rise for a few days. 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, 18/11/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 16 Nov 2019 16:11
River Great Ouse
River levels remain high but are beginning to fall at the St Ives river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Consequently, the risk of flooding is reducing. We expect flooding to affect the River Great Ouse from Wyboston to Earith, including Hen Brook, Fox Brook, Brampton Brook, Back Brook, Hall Green Brook, Parsons Drove Drain, Swavesey Drain and Wadsbys Folly. No further rainfall is forecast. River levels are falling, but still pose a flood risk. 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, 17/11/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 16 Nov 2019 08:22
River Great Ouse
River levels remain high but are beginning to fall at the St Ives river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Consequently, the risk of flooding is reducing. We expect flooding to affect the River Great Ouse from Wyboston to Earith, including Hen Brook, Fox Brook, Brampton Brook, Back Brook, Hall Green Brook, Parsons Drove Drain, Swavesey Drain and Wadsbys Folly. No further rainfall is forecast. River levels are falling, but still pose a flood risk. 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, 16/11/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 15 Nov 2019 18:14
River Great Ouse
River levels have risen across the catchment as a result of heavy rainfall yesterday. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland is possible today into tomorrow. We expect flooding to affect the River Great Ouse from Wyboston to Earith, including Hen Brook, Fox Brook, Brampton Brook, Back Brook, Hall Green Brook, Parsons Drove Drain, Swavesey Drain and Wadsbys Folly. No further rainfall is forecast. However, we expect river levels to remain high until tomorrow, 16/11/19 We are closely monitoring the situation. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses and avoid contact with flood water. This message will be updated tomorrow morning, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 15 Nov 2019 09:58
River Great Ouse
River levels are rising as a result of heavy rainfall yesterday. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland is possible today, 15/11/19. We expect flooding to affect River Great Ouse from Wyboston to Earith, including Hen Brook, Fox Brook, Brampton Brook, Back Brook, Hall Green Brook, Parsons Drove Drain, Swavesey Drain and Wadsbys Folly. Further light rainfall is forecast over the next 12 hours. We expect river levels to continue rising today. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses and avoid contact with flood water. This message will be updated this afternoon, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 12 Apr 2018 17:13
River Great Ouse
This message has been issued due to the rainfall experienced over the last few days. The river levels remain high. The forecast is for scattered heavy showers over the next few days. We are expecting to see standing water in floodplain areas. Riverside footpaths may also be flooded. Locations most at risk are River Great Ouse from Wyboston to Earith including Hen and Fox Brooks, Brampton Brook, Back Brook, Hall Green Brook, Parsons Drove Drain, Swavesey Drain and Wadsbys Folly. The Environment Agency are monitoring river levels.


Flood Alert issued on 12 Apr 2018 09:23
River Great Ouse
This message has been issued due to the rainfall experienced over the last few days. The river levels remain high. The forecast is for continued unsettled weather over the next few days. We are expecting to see standing water in floodplain areas. Riverside footpaths may also be flooded. Locations most at risk are River Great Ouse from Wyboston to Earith including Hen and Fox Brooks, Brampton Brook, Back Brook, Hall Green Brook, Parsons Drove Drain, Swavesey Drain and Wadsbys Folly. The Environment Agency are monitoring river levels.


Flood Alert issued on 11 Apr 2018 17:13
River Great Ouse
This message has been issued due to the rainfall experienced over the last few days. The river levels remain high. The forecast is for continued unsettled weather over the next few days. We are expecting to see standing water in floodplain areas. Riverside footpaths may also be flooded. Locations most at risk are River Great Ouse from Wyboston to Earith including Hen and Fox Brooks, Brampton Brook, Back Brook, Hall Green Brook, Parsons Drove Drain, Swavesey Drain and Wadsbys Folly. The Environment Agency are monitoring river levels.


Flood Alert issued on 11 Apr 2018 09:23
River Great Ouse
This message has been issued due to the rainfall experience over the last 48 hours. The river are expected to remain high over the next few days. The forecast is for continued unsettled weather over the next few days. We are expecting rivers levels to react to further rainfall. The Environment Agency are continuing to monitor the situation. Locations most at risk are River Great Ouse from Wyboston to Earith including Hen and Fox Brooks, Brampton Brook, Back Brook, Hall Green Brook, Parsons Drove Drain, Swavesey Drain and Wadsbys Folly.


Flood Alert issued on 6 Apr 2018 15:38
River Great Ouse
This message has been issued due to the heavy rainfall experienced over the last few days. This means that the river levels will remain higher than normal. The forecast is for no rain over the next 24 hours. We are expecting standing water to remain on low lying land. Locations most at risk are River Great Ouse from Wyboston to Earith including Hen and Fox Brooks, Brampton Brook, Back Brook, Hall Green Brook, Parsons Drove Drain, Swavesey Drain and Wadsbys Folly. The Environment Agency are monitoring river levels.


Flood Alert issued on 6 Apr 2018 08:49
River Great Ouse
This message has been issued due to the heavy rainfall experienced over the last few days. This means that the river levels will remain higher than normal. The forecast is for no rain over the next 24 hours. We are expecting standing water to remain on low lying land. Locations most at risk are River Great Ouse from Wyboston to Earith including Hen and Fox Brooks, Brampton Brook, Back Brook, Hall Green Brook, Parsons Drove Drain, Swavesey Drain and Wadsbys Folly. The Environment Agency are monitoring river levels.


Flood Alert issued on 5 Apr 2018 16:50
River Great Ouse
This message has been issued due to the heavy rainfall experienced over the last few days. This means that the river levels will remain higher than normal. The forecast is for no rain over the next few days. We are expecting standing water to remain on low lying land. Locations most at risk are River Great Ouse from Wyboston to Earith including Hen and Fox Brooks, Brampton Brook, Back Brook, Hall Green Brook, Parsons Drove Drain, Swavesey Drain and Wadsbys Folly. The Environment Agency are monitoring river levels.


Flood Alert issued on 5 Apr 2018 16:44
River Great Ouse
This message has been issued due to the heavy rainfall experienced over the last few days. This means that the river levels will be remain higher than normal. The forecast is for no rain over the next few days. We are expecting standing water to remain on low lying land. Locations most at risk are River Great Ouse from Wyboston to Earith including Hen and Fox Brooks, Brampton Brook, Back Brook, Hall Green Brook, Parsons Drove Drain, Swavesey Drain and Wadsbys Folly. The Environment Agency are monitoring river levels.


Flood Alert issued on 5 Apr 2018 08:32
River Great Ouse
This message has been issued due to the heavy rainfall experienced over the last few days. This means that the ground is saturated and responsive to further rainfall in this area. The forecast is for light rain over the next few days. We are expecting to see standing water in floodplain areas. Riverside footpaths may also be flooded. Locations most at risk are River Great Ouse from Wyboston to Earith including Hen and Fox Brooks, Brampton Brook, Back Brook, Hall Green Brook, Parsons Drove Drain, Swavesey Drain and Wadsbys Folly. The Environment Agency are monitoring river levels and have staff in the field checking for and clearing blockages.


Flood Alert issued on 4 Apr 2018 16:01
River Great Ouse
This message has been issued due to the heavy rainfall experienced over the last few days. This means that the ground is saturated and responsive to further rainfall in this area. The forecast is for light rain over the next few days. We are expecting to see standing water in floodplain areas. Riverside footpaths may also be flooded. Locations most at risk are River Great Ouse from Wyboston to Earith including Hen and Fox Brooks, Brampton Brook, Back Brook, Hall Green Brook, Parsons Drove Drain, Swavesey Drain and Wadsbys Folly. The Environment Agency are monitoring river levels. Remain vigilant as further rainfall may lead to further heightened river levels/flood risk.


Flood Alert issued on 4 Apr 2018 10:32
River Great Ouse
This message has been issued due to the heavy rain experienced over the last few days. River levels on the Lower River Ouse are currently rising steadily. The forecast is for patchy showers over the next few days. We are expecting river levels to react to further rainfall. Locations most at risk are River Great Ouse from Wyboston to Earith including Hen and Fox Brooks, Brampton Brook, Back Brook, Hall Green Brook, Parsons Drove Drain, Swavesey Drain and Wadsbys Folly. The Environment Agency are monitoring river levels and have staff in the field checking for and clearing blockages. Take care on riverside roads and footpaths. Do not walk or drive through flood water. Take care near the areas of concern and monitor your local weather conditions.


Flood Alert issued on 3 Apr 2018 16:13
River Great Ouse
This message has been issued due to the heavy rain experienced over the last few days. The Lower River Ouse is currently rising steadily. The forecast is dry for today with scattered showers on Wednesday. The catchment is now saturated so we expect river levels to rise steadily in response to any further rainfall. Locations most at risk are River Great Ouse from Wyboston to Earith including Hen and Fox Brooks, Brampton Brook, Back Brook, Hall Green Brook, Parsons Drove Drain, Swavesey Drain and Wadsbys Folly. The Environment Agency are monitoring river levels and have staff in the field checking for and clearing blockages. Please take care on riverside roads and footpaths. Do not walk or drive through flood water. Take care near the areas of concern and monitor your local weather conditions.


Flood Alert issued on 3 Apr 2018 09:34
River Great Ouse
This message has been issued due to the heavy rain experienced over the last few days. The Lower River Ouse is currently rising steadily. The forecast is dry for today with scattered showers on Wednesday. The catchment is now saturated so we expect river levels to rise steadily in response to any further rainfall. Locations most at risk are River Great Ouse from Wyboston to Earith including Hen and Fox Brooks, Brampton Brook, Back Brook, Hall Green Brook, Parsons Drove Drain, Swavesey Drain and Wadsbys Folly. The Environment Agency are monitoring river levels and have staff in the field checking for and clearing blockages. Please take care on riverside roads and footpaths. Do not walk or drive through flood water. Take care near the areas of concern and monitor your local weather conditions.


Flood Alert issued on 2 Apr 2018 21:23
River Great Ouse
This message has been issued due to the heavy rain experienced over the last 24 hours. This means that the ground is saturated and responsive to further rainfall in this area. The forecast is for light rain over the next 24 hours. We are expecting there to be no property flooding as a result of high river levels, but there could be some issues caused by surface water flooding. Locations most at risk are River Great Ouse from Wyboston to Earith including Hen and Fox Brooks, Brampton Brook, Back Brook, Hall Green Brook, Parsons Drove Drain, Swavesey Drain and Wadsbys Folly. The Environment Agency are monitoring river levels and have staff in the field checking for and clearing blockages. Take care near the areas of concern and monitor your local weather conditions. Take care on riverside roads and footpaths. Do not walk or drive through flood water.


Flood Alert issued on 2 Apr 2018 09:50
River Great Ouse
This message has been issued due to the persistent, heavy rainfall currently affecting the area. This means that the River Great Ouse is rising. The forecast is for further light rain this morning. We are expecting river levels to rise steadily in response to the rainfall. Locations most at risk are River Great Ouse from Wyboston to Earith including Hen and Fox Brooks, Brampton Brook, Back Brook, Hall Green Brook, Parsons Drove Drain, Swavesey Drain and Wadsbys Folly. The Environment Agency are monitoring river levels and have staff in the field checking for and clearing blockages. Take care on riverside roads and footpaths. Do not walk or drive through flood water. Take care near the areas of concern and monitor your local weather conditions.


Flood Alert issued on 1 Apr 2018 16:17
River Great Ouse
This message has been issued due to the heavy rain experienced over the past few days. This means that the ground is saturated and responsive to further rainfall in this area. The forecast is for heavy rainfall in the early hours of Monday morning which may be intense. Totals could reach 20 mm at some locations. River levels are already high and we are expecting levels to rise further in response to the rainfall. Locations most at risk are River Great Ouse from Wyboston to Earith including Hen and Fox Brooks, Brampton Brook, Back Brook, Hall Green Brook, Parsons Drove Drain, Swavesey Drain and Wadsbys Folly. The Environment Agency are monitoring river levels and have staff in the field checking for and clearing blockages. Remain vigilant as further rainfall may lead to further heightened river levels/flood risk. Take care on riverside roads and footpaths. Take care near the areas of concern and monitor your local weather conditions.


Flood Alert issued on 1 Apr 2018 09:11
River Great Ouse
This message has been issued due to the heavy rain experienced over the past few days. This means that the ground is saturated and responsive to further rainfall in this area. The forecast is for heavy rainfall in the early hours of Monday morning which may be intense. Totals could reach 20 mm at some locations. River levels are already high and we are expecting levels to rise further in response to the rainfall. Locations most at risk are River Great Ouse from Wyboston to Earith including Hen and Fox Brooks, Brampton Brook, Back Brook, Hall Green Brook, Parsons Drove Drain, Swavesey Drain and Wadsbys Folly . The Environment Agency are monitoring river levels and have staff in the field checking for and clearing blockages. Remain vigilant as further rainfall may lead to further heightened river levels/flood risk. Take care on riverside roads and footpaths. Take care near the areas of concern and monitor your local weather conditions.


Flood Alert issued on 31 Mar 2018 17:02
River Great Ouse
This message has been issued due to the heavy rain experienced over the last 24 hours. This means that the ground is saturated and responsive to further rainfall in this area. The forecast is for patchy showers over the next 36 hours. We expect river levels to rise steadily in response to any further rainfall. Locations most at risk are River Great Ouse from Wyboston to Earith including Hen and Fox Brooks, Brampton Brook, Back Brook, Hall Green Brook, Parsons Drove Drain, Swavesey Drain and Wadsbys Folly. The Environment Agency are monitoring river levels and have staff in the field checking for and clearing blockages. Take care on riverside roads and footpaths. Do not walk or drive through flood water. Take care near the areas of concern and monitor your local weather conditions.


Flood Alert issued on 31 Mar 2018 08:28
River Great Ouse
This message has been issued due to the heavy rain experienced over the last 24 hours in lower Great Ouse catchment. This means that the ground is saturated and responsive to further rainfall in this area. The forecast is for further light rain today and over the next 24 hours. We are expecting river levels to rise steadily in response to the rainfall. Locations most at risk are River Great Ouse from Wyboston to Earith including Hen and Fox Brooks, Brampton Brook, Back Brook, Hall Green Brook, Parsons Drove Drain, Swavesey Drain and Wadsbys Folly. The Environment Agency are monitoring river levels and have staff in the field checking for and clearing blockages. Remain vigilant as further rainfall may lead to further heightened river levels/flood risk. Take care on riverside roads and footpaths. Take care near the areas of concern and monitor your local weather conditions.


Flood Alert issued on 2 Jan 2018 16:30
River Great Ouse
This message has been issued due to the heavy rain experienced over the last few days. This means that the ground is saturated and responsive to further rainfall in this area. The forecast is for light over the next few days. We are expecting there to be no property flooding as a result of high river levels, but there could be some issues caused by surface water flooding. Locations most at risk are River Great Ouse from Wyboston to Earith including Hen and Fox Brooks, Brampton Brook, Back Brook, Hall Green Brook, Parsons Drove Drain, Swavesey Drain and Wadsbys Folly. The Environment Agency are monitoring river levels and have staff in the field checking for and clearing blockages.


Flood Alert issued on 1 Jan 2018 13:16
River Great Ouse
This message has been issued due to the heavy rain experienced over the last few days. This means that the ground is saturated and responsive to further rainfall in this area. The forecast is for light rain over the next few days. We are expecting there to be no property flooding as a result of high river levels, but there could be some issues caused by surface water flooding. Locations most at risk are River Great Ouse from Wyboston to Earith including Hen and Fox Brooks, Brampton Brook, Back Brook, Hall Green Brook, Parsons Drove Drain, Swavesey Drain and Wadsbys Folly. The Environment Agency are monitoring river levels and have staff in the field checking for and clearing blockages.


Flood Alert issued on 31 Dec 2017 11:12
River Great Ouse
This message has been issued due to the rain experienced over the last few days. This means that levels on the River Great Ouse remain higher than normal. The ground is saturated and responsive to further rainfall. The forecast is for light rain over the next few days. We are expecting there to be no property flooding as a result of high river levels, but there could be some issues caused by surface water flooding. Locations most at risk are River Great Ouse from Wyboston to Earith including Hen and Fox Brooks, Brampton Brook, Back Brook, Hall Green Brook, Parsons Drove Drain, Swavesey Drain and Wadsbys Folly. The Environment Agency are monitoring river levels and have staff in the field checking for and clearing blockages.


Flood Alert issued on 30 Dec 2017 17:19
River Great Ouse
This message has been issued due to the heavy rain experienced over the last 72 hours. This means that the River Great Ouse is rising and will continue to rise overnight. The forecast is for light rain over the next few days. We are expecting there to be no property flooding as a result of high river levels, but there could be some issues caused by surface water flooding. Locations most at risk are River Great Ouse from Wyboston to Earith including Hen and Fox Brooks, Brampton Brook, Back Brook, Hall Green Brook, Parsons Drove Drain, Swavesey Drain and Wadsbys Folly. The Environment Agency are monitoring river levels and have staff in the field checking for and clearing blockages.


Flood Alert issued on 30 Dec 2017 09:14
River Great Ouse
This message has been issued due to the heavy rain experienced over the last 72 hours. This means that the River Great Ouse is rising. The forecast is for light rain over the next few days. We are expecting there to be no property flooding as a result of high river levels, but there could be some issues caused by surface water flooding. Locations most at risk are River Great Ouse from Wyboston to Earith including Hen and Fox Brooks, Brampton Brook, Back Brook, Hall Green Brook, Parsons Drove Drain, Swavesey Drain and Wadsbys Folly. The Environment Agency are monitoring river levels and have staff in the field checking for and clearing blockages.


Flood Alert issued on 29 Dec 2017 16:25
River Great Ouse
This message has been issued due to the heavy rain experienced on Tuesday 26th December and Wednesday 27th December over the Great Ouse Catchment. This means that the river levels in the River Great Ouse remain high as water travels down the catchment. The forecast is for drier conditions this evening with patchy showers over the weekend. We are expecting river levels to remain high over the weekend as the water moves through the system. Locations most at risk are River Great Ouse from Wyboston to Earith including Hen and Fox Brooks, Brampton Brook, Back Brook, Hall Green Brook, Parsons Drove Drain, Swavesey Drain and Wadsbys Folly. The Environment Agency are continuing to monitoring river levels. Take care near the areas of concern and monitor your local weather conditions.


Flood Alert issued on 29 Dec 2017 10:41
River Great Ouse
This message has been issued due to the heavy rain experienced on Tuesday 26th December and Wednesday 27th December over the Great Ouse Catchment. This means that the river levels in the River Great Ouse remain high as water travels down the catchment. The forecast is for patchy showers today and over the weekend. We are expecting river levels to remain high over the weekend. Locations most at risk are River Great Ouse from Wyboston to Earith including Hen and Fox Brooks, Brampton Brook, Back Brook, Hall Green Brook, Parsons Drove Drain, Swavesey Drain and Wadsbys Folly. The Environment Agency are monitoring river levels and have staff in the field checking for and clearing blockages. Take care near the areas of concern and monitor your local weather conditions. Take care on riverside roads and footpaths.