Flood Warning Info - River Ouzel at Simpson, Woolstone, Middleton and Willen

Area Description

Millholm Rise and Simpson Road in Simpson, Walton Hall, Mill Lane in Woolstone, Woodall Close, Powell Haven, Bereville Court and Savage Croft in Middleton and Milton Road in Willen.
This is a Flood Warning Area. For this area, you may receive Flood Warnings or Severe Flood Warnings.
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Flood Warning History

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

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

Flood Warning issued on 17 Jan 2021 07:19
River Ouzel
River levels remain high but are beginning to fall at the Bletchley river gauge as a result of rainfall on Thursday 14th January and yesterday Saturday 16th January. Consequently, the risk of flooding is reducing. We expect flooding to affect Millholm Rise and Simpson Road in Simpson, Walton Hall, Mill Lane in Woolstone, Woodall Close, Powell Haven, Bereville Court and Savage Croft in Middleton and Milton Road in Willen. No further rainfall is forecast for the next 24 hours. River levels are falling, but still pose a flood risk. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please avoid contact with flood water. This message will be updated this afternoon, Sunday 17th January, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 16 Jan 2021 23:39
River Ouzel
River levels remain high but are falling at the Bletchley river gauge. Flooding remains possible overnight tonight, 16th January 2021 and tomorrow morning, Sunday 17/01/2021. We expect flooding to affect Millholm Rise and Simpson Road in Simpson, Walton Hall, Mill Lane in Woolstone, Woodall Close, Powell Haven, Bereville Court and Savage Croft in Middleton and Milton Road in Willen. No further rainfall is forecast over the next 24 hours. We expect river levels to continue to fall throughout the day tomorrow. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please avoid contact with flood water and call 999 if in immediate danger. This message will be updated tomorrow morning, Sunday 17th January, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 16 Jan 2021 15:59
River Ouzel
River levels remain high but are beginning to fall at the Bletchley river gauge as a result of persistent rainfall on Thursday 14th January 2021. Consequently, flooding of property is possible today Saturday 16th January 2021. We expect flooding to affect Millholm Rise and Simpson Road in Simpson, Walton Hall, Mill Lane in Woolstone, Woodall Close, Powell Haven, Bereville Court and Savage Croft in Middleton and Milton Road in Willen No further rainfall is forecast today, Saturday 16th January. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are checking defences and liaising with emergency services. Please avoid contact with flood water and call 999 if in immediate danger. This message will be updated this evening, Saturday 16th January 2021, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 16 Jan 2021 07:19
River Ouzel
River levels are falling but remain high at the Bletchley river gauge as a result of persistent rainfall throughout the day on Thursday 14th January. Consequently, flooding of property remains possible today, Saturday 16th January. We expect flooding to affect Millholm Rise and Simpson Road in Simpson, Walton Hall, Mill Lane in Woolstone, Woodall Close, Powell Haven, Bereville Court and Savage Croft in Middleton and Milton Road in Willen. Further rainfall is forecast throughout this morning which may result in river levels rising again and remaining high over the weekend. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are checking defences and liaising with emergency services. Please avoid contact with flood water and call 999 if in immediate danger. This message will be updated this afternoon, Saturday 16th January, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 15 Jan 2021 18:47
River Ouzel
River levels remain high at the Bletchley river gauge as a result of persistent rainfall throughout the day on Thursday 14th January. Consequently, flooding of property remains possible today, Friday, 15/01/2021. We expect flooding to affect Millholm Rise and Simpson Road in Simpson, Walton Hall, Mill Lane in Woolstone, Woodall Close, Powell Haven, Bereville Court and Savage Croft in Middleton and Milton Road in Willen. No rainfall is forecast tonight, however further rainfall is forecast for tomorrow, Saturday 16/01/2021. This may result in river levels remaining high or rising again over the weekend. We are closely monitoring the situation. This message will be updated in the morning, Saturday 16th January, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 15 Jan 2021 12:44
River Ouzel
River levels are slowly falling but remain high at the Bletchley river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall throughout yesterday. Consequently, flooding of property, roads and farmland remains possible today, Friday 15/01/2021. We expect flooding to affect Millholm Rise and Simpson Road in Simpson, Walton Hall, Mill Lane in Woolstone, Woodall Close, Powell Haven, Bereville Court and Savage Croft in Middleton and Milton Road in Willen. No further rainfall is forecast today, however further rainfall is possible tomorrow, Saturday 16/01/2021. This may result in river levels remaining high or rising further over the weekend. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please avoid contact with flood water. This message will be updated this afternoon, Friday 15th January, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 14 Jan 2021 20:46
River Ouzel
River levels are rising at the Bletchley river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding of property, roads and farmland is possible from 21:00 today, 14/01/21. We expect flooding to affect Millholm Rise and Simpson Road in Simpson, Walton Hall, Mill Lane in Woolstone, Woodall Close, Powell Haven, Bereville Court and Savage Croft in Middleton and Milton Road in Willen. No further rainfall is forecast. We expect river levels to continue to rise this evening, 14/01/21. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please avoid contact with flood water and follow advice from emergency services. This message will be updated tomorrow morning, 15/01/21, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 5 Oct 2020 19:39
River Ouzel
River levels continue to fall at the Bletchley river gauge after this weekend’s heavy rainfall. We expect flooding to affect Millholm Rise and Simpson Road in Simpson, Walton Hall, Mill Lane in Woolstone, Woodall Close, Powell Haven, Bereville Court and Savage Croft in Middleton and Milton Road in Willen. Further light rainfall is forecast over the next couple of days, though we expect river levels to continue to decline during this time. We will continue to closely monitor the situation. This message will be updated by 8:00 on Tuesday 6 October 2020, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 5 Oct 2020 14:01
River Ouzel
River levels continue to fall at the Bletchley river gauge after this weekend’s heavy rainfall. We expect flooding to affect Millholm Rise and Simpson Road in Simpson, Walton Hall, Mill Lane in Woolstone, Woodall Close, Powell Haven, Bereville Court and Savage Croft in Middleton and Milton Road in Willen. Further light rainfall is forecast over the next couple of days though we expect river levels to continue to decline during this time. We will continue to closely monitor the situation. This message will be updated by 20:00 on Monday 5 October 2020, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 5 Oct 2020 06:50
River Ouzel
River levels have started to fall at the Bletchley river gauge after this weekend’s heavy rainfall. We expect flooding to affect Millholm Rise and Simpson Road in Simpson, Walton Hall, Mill Lane in Woolstone, Woodall Close, Powell Haven, Bereville Court and Savage Croft in Middleton and Milton Road in Willen. Further light rainfall is forecast over the next couple of days though we expect river levels to continue to decline during this time. We will continue to closely monitor the situation. This message will be updated by 14:00 on Monday 5 October 2020, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 4 Oct 2020 21:33
River Ouzel
River levels will remain high at the Bletchley river gauge overnight as a result of heavy rainfall over the weekend. Consequently, flooding of property and roads is expected today, Sunday 4 October 2020. We expect flooding to affect Millholm Rise and Simpson Road in Simpson, Walton Hall, Mill Lane in Woolstone, Woodall Close, Powell Haven, Bereville Court and Savage Croft in Middleton and Milton Road in Willen. Further light rainfall is forecast over the next couple of days. We will continue to closely monitor the situation. This message will be updated by 7:00 on Monday 5 October 2020, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 4 Oct 2020 19:02
River Ouzel
River levels are still continuing to rise at the Bletchley river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall over the weekend. Consequently, flooding of property and roads is expected this evening, Sunday 4 October 2020. We expect flooding to affect Millholm Rise and Simpson Road in Simpson, Walton Hall, Mill Lane in Woolstone, Woodall Close, Powell Haven, Bereville Court and Savage Croft in Middleton and Milton Road in Willen. Further light rainfall is forecast over the next 24 hours and river levels will remain high. We will continue to closely monitor the situation. This message will be updated by 22:00 on Sunday 4 October 2020, or as the situation changes.