Number of historic Flood Alerts that have previously been recorded for this area:
Historical Flood Alert Messages for this Area
We have only been collating detailed flood messages since 7 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 2 Apr 2018 16:24
This message has been issued due to the heavy rain experienced over the last 24 hours.
The forecast is for light rain over the next 24 hours. We are expecting river levels to react to further rainfall.
Locations most at risk are River Ivel from Langford to Blunham including Purwell, Hiz, Flit and Hit. 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.