Flood Alert Info - Emm Brook

Area Description

Emm Brook including Wokingham.

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 Currently in Force

Flood Alert issued on 26 May 2018 20:06
Emm Brook
"Property flooding is not currently expected. Heavy showers are forecast overnight and through tomorrow, however the rainfall totals expected and locations are uncertain. If we receive this forecasted rainfall, water levels on the Emm brook will be expected to rise quickly in response. Flooding of low lying land and roads would be expected. We are constantly monitoring river levels and our staff are out in the area checking for and clearing blockages. Remain safe and be aware of your local surroundings, flood waters may be deep and fast flowing. Please refer to the River and Sea levels in England webpage for current levels. This message will be updated tomorrow morning if not before. "

Area Covered by this Flood Alert

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Flood Alert History

Number of historic Flood Alerts that have previously been recorded for this area:

Historical Flood Alert Messages for this Area

Important information
Flood Alert issued on 30 Apr 2018 11:07
Emm Brook
Property flooding is not currently expected. Levels on the Emm Brook have remained high in response to recent rainfall and high groundwater levels. There will be heavy rainfall across the area from this morning through until early Tuesday morning. Although levels on the Emm Brook have been gradually falling over the last few days, flooding of low lying land and roads is possible. We are constantly monitoring river levels. Remain safe and be aware of your local surroundings, flood waters may be deep and fast flowing. Please refer to the River and Sea levels in England webpage for current levels. This message will be updated this evening (30/04/2018).


Flood Alert issued on 29 Apr 2018 19:40
Emm Brook
Property flooding is not currently expected, however, there will be widespread, persistent, heavy rain early Monday morning and all day. If we receive this forecasted rainfall, water levels on the Emm Brook will be expected to rise quickly throughout the morning and afternoon in response. Flooding of low lying land and roads would be expected. We are constantly monitoring river levels and our staff are out in the area checking for and clearing blockages. Remain safe and be aware of your local surroundings, flood waters may be deep and fast flowing. Please refer to the River and Sea levels in England webpage for current levels. This message will be updated tomorrow morning.


Flood Alert issued on 1 Apr 2018 20:49
Emm Brook
Property flooding is not currently expected. A band of heavy widespread rain will move in later tonight, which will clear by Monday evening. If we receive this forecasted rainfall water levels on the Emm Brook will be expected to rise steadily throughout the night and early morning in response. Flooding of low lying land and roads would be expected. We are constantly monitoring river levels. Remain safe and be aware of your local surroundings, flood waters may be deep and fast flowing. This message will be updated tomorrow morning.


Flood Alert issued on 30 Mar 2018 21:15
Emm Brook
Property flooding is not currently expected. Levels on the Emm Brook have been rising quickly this evening in response to todays rainfall. Most of the rain has now cleared, but there is still potential for showers overnight. Levels are expected to continue to rise tonight and flooding of low lying land and roads is expected tonight (30/03/2018). We are constantly monitoring river levels. Remain safe and be aware of your local surroundings, flood waters may be deep and fast flowing. Please refer to river levels on the internet for current river levels. This message will be updated tomorrow morning.


Flood Alert issued on 6 Jul 2017 14:42
Emm Brook
Property flooding is not currently expected. Thunderstorms are likely throughout today, especially this afternoon and could continue into the early hours of Friday. If we receive this forecasted rainfall water levels on the Emm Brook will be expected to rise in response. Flooding of low lying land and roads would be expected. Heavy rain brings the risk of surface water flooding. We are constantly monitoring river levels. Remain safe and be aware of your local surroundings, flood waters may be deep and fast flowing. This message will be updated tomorrow morning.


Flood Alert issued on 5 Jul 2017 19:57
Emm Brook
Property flooding is not currently expected. Heavy thundery showers are forecast from early Thursday morning and throughout the day until late afternoon. If we receive this forecasted rainfall water levels on the Emm Brook will be expected to rise steadily throughout the morning and afternoon in response. Flooding of low lying land and roads would be expected. Heavy rain brings the risk of surface water flooding. We are constantly monitoring river levels. Remain safe and be aware of your local surroundings, flood waters may be deep and fast flowing. This message will be updated tomorrow.


Flood Alert issued on 27 Jun 2017 16:25
Emm Brook
Property flooding is not currently expected. Heavy and showery rain is expected on Tuesday afternoon through to Wednesday morning. Localised torrential downpours are possible but it is very uncertain where this rain will fall. If we receive this forecast rainfall, water levels on the Emm Brook at Wokingham would be expected to rise quickly throughout the night in response. Flooding of low lying land and roads would be expected. We are constantly monitoring river levels and our staff are out in the area checking for and clearing blockages. Remain safe and be aware of your local surroundings; flood waters may be deep and fast flowing. Please refer to river levels on the internet for current river levels. This message will be updated by tomorrow morning.


Flood Alert issued on 28 May 2017 16:42
Emm Brook
Potentially heavy, thundery showers are possible this evening and into the early hours of tomorrow morning. If we receive this forecast rainfall, water levels on the Emm Brook at Wokingham may rise quickly overnight in response. Flooding of low lying land and roads is possible and surface water may remain in these areas during tomorrow. Remain safe and be aware of your local surroundings, flood waters may be deep and fast flowing. Please refer to river levels on the internet for current river levels. This message will be updated tomorrow morning.