Flood Alert Info - Bear Brook and tributaries in the Aylesbury area, including Wendover and Weston Turville

Area Description

Bear Brook and tributaries in the Aylesbury area, including Wendover and Weston Turville.

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 20:34
Bear Brook
Property flooding is not currently expected. Heavy showers are forecast overnight and through tomorrow, however the rainfall amount and location is uncertain. If we receive this forecast rainfall water levels on the Bear Brook and its tributaries 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 (27/5/2018).

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 27 Jun 2017 16:24
Bear Brook
Property flooding is not currently expected. Heavy and showery rain is expected on Tuesday afternoon and into 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 Bear Brook will be expected to rise throughout the night in response. Flooding of low lying land and roads would be expected. We are constantly monitoring river levels and our staff have been 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 tomorrow morning.


Flood Alert issued on 28 May 2017 15:09
Bear Brook
"Property flooding is not currently expected. Localised heavy rainfall is expected overnight but it is very uncertain where this rain will fall. If we receive this forecasted rainfall water levels on the Bear Brook will 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. 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. "