Flood Alert Info - Lower Nene

Area Description

River Nene between Wansford and the Dog-in-a-Doublet Sluice to the east of Peterborough.
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

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Historical Flood Alert Messages for this Area


Flood Alert issued on 20 Jan 2020 14:40
River Nene
Water levels in the River Nene are gradually dropping. However, low lying land and roads close to the river may still be flooded. No further rainfall is forecast over the next few days. The Flood Warning for B1040 remains in place but we expect to be able to remove it within the next 24hrs. Our forecasts indicate that flooding to properties isn't likely. We are constantly monitoring river levels, checking for blockages and clearing weedscreens. Please avoid using low lying footpaths and roads near rivers, which may be flooded. This message will be updated on Tuesday 21st January or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 19 Jan 2020 08:56
River Nene
Water levels in the River Nene remain high in response to rainfall from earlier in the week. Low lying land and roads close to the river may be flooded. No further rainfall is forecast over the next few days but river levels will remain high, especially during tide lock periods. The Flood Warning for B1040 remain in place. Our forecasts indicate that flooding to properties isn't likely. We are constantly monitoring river levels, checking for blockages and clearing weedscreens. Please avoid using low lying footpaths and roads near rivers, which may be flooded. This message will be updated on Monday 20th January or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 18 Jan 2020 14:04
River Nene
Water levels in the River Nene remain high in response to recent rainfall. Low lying land and roads close to the river may be flooded. No further rainfall is forecast over the next few days but river levels will remain elevated, especially during tide lock periods. The Flood Warning for North Bank Road and B1040 remain in place. Our forecasts indicate that flooding to properties isn't likely. We are constantly monitoring river levels, checking for blockages and clearing weedscreens. Please avoid using low lying footpaths and roads near rivers, which may be flooded. This message will be updated on Sunday 19th January or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 17 Jan 2020 14:05
River Nene
Water levels in the River Nene remain elevated in response to recent rainfall. Low lying land and roads close to the river may be flooded. No further rainfall is forecast over the next few days but river levels will remain high, especially during tide lock periods. The Flood Warning for North Bank Road and B1040 remain in place. Our forecasts indicate that flooding to properties isn't likely. We are constantly monitoring river levels, checking for blockages and clearing weedscreens. Please avoid using low lying footpaths and roads near rivers, which may be flooded. This message will be updated on Saturday 18th January or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 16 Jan 2020 15:37
River Nene
Water levels in the River Nene remain elevated in response to recent rainfall. Low lying land and roads close to the river may be flooded. No further rainfall is forecast over the next few days but river levels will remain high, especially during tide lock periods. The Flood Warning for North Bank Road and B1040 remain in place. Our forecasts indicate that flooding to properties isn't likely. We are constantly monitoring river levels, checking for blockages and clearing weedscreens. Please avoid using low lying footpaths and roads near rivers, which may be flooded. This message will be updated on Friday 17th January or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 15 Jan 2020 12:27
River Nene
Water levels in the River Nene remain elevated in response to recent rainfall. Low lying land and roads close to the river may be flooded. No further rainfall is forecast over the next few days but river levels will remain high, especially during tide lock periods. The Flood Warning for North Bank Road remains in place. Our forecasts indicate that flooding to properties isn't likely. We are constantly monitoring river levels, checking for blockages and clearing weedscreens. Please avoid using low lying footpaths and roads near rivers, which may be flooded. This message will be updated on Thursday 16th January or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 14 Jan 2020 13:11
River Nene
Water levels in the River Nene remain elevated in response to recent rainfall. Low lying land and roads close to the river may be flooded. Further rainfall is forecast over the next 24 hours, which may cause the river to remain high throughout the next few days, especially during tide lock periods. Whittlesey washlands are filling slowly. Our forecasts indicate that flooding to properties isn't likely. We are constantly monitoring river levels, checking for blockages and clearing weedscreens. Please avoid using low lying footpaths and roads near rivers, which may be flooded. This message will be updated on Wednesday 15th January or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 13 Jan 2020 15:25
River Nene
Water levels in the River Nene remain elevated in response to recent rainfall. Low lying land and roads close to the river may be flooded. Further rainfall is forecast over the next 24 hours, which may cause the river to remain high throughout the next few days, especially during tide lock periods. Whittlesey washlands are filling slowly. Our forecasts indicate that flooding to properties isn't likely. We are constantly monitoring river levels, checking for blockages and clearing weedscreens. Please avoid using low lying footpaths and roads near rivers, which may be flooded. This message will be updated on Tuesday 14th January or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 12 Jan 2020 13:58
River Nene
Over the last few days we have seen bands of heavy rainfall across the River Nene area. This has caused levels in the River Nene to rise, which has led to flooding of low lying land and roads close to the river. No further significant rainfall is forecast over the next 24 hours, however we expect the river to remain high throughout the next few days, especially during tide lock periods. Whittlesey washlands are filling slowly. Our forecasts indicate that flooding to properties isn't likely. We are constantly monitoring river levels, checking for blockages and clearing weedscreens. Please avoid using low lying footpaths and roads near rivers, which may be flooded. This message will be updated on Monday 13th January or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 11 Jan 2020 15:25
River Nene
Over the last few days we have seen bands of heavy rainfall across the River Nene area. This has caused levels in the River Nene to rise, which has led to flooding of low lying land and roads close to the river. Further rainfall is expected overnight tonight, Saturday 11th January. We expect the river to remain high throughout the next few days. Our forecasts indicate that flooding to properties isn't likely. We are constantly monitoring river levels, checking for blockages and clearing weedscreens. Please avoid using low lying footpaths and roads near rivers, which may be flooded. This message will be updated on Sunday 12th January or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 11 Jan 2020 14:13
River Nene
Over the last few days we have seen bands of heavy rainfall across the River Nene area. This has caused levels in the River Nene to rise, which has led to flooding of low lying land and roads close to the river. Further rainfall is expected overnight tonight, Saturday 11th January. We expect the river to remain high throughout the next few days. Our forecasts indicate that flooding to properties isn't likely and therefore flood warnings are not expected to be issued. We are constantly monitoring river levels, checking for blockages and clearing weedscreens. Please avoid using low lying footpaths and roads near rivers, which may be flooded. This message will be updated on Sunday 12th January or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 10 Jan 2020 14:39
River Nene
Over the past 36 hours we have seen heavy rainfall in the River Nene area. This means that levels in the River Nene have risen, which has led to flooding of low lying land and roads close to the river. No further rainfall is expected over the next 24 hours but we expect the river to remain high for the next few days. Our forecasts indicate that flooding to properties isn't likely and therefore flood warnings are not expected to be issued. We are constantly monitoring river levels, checking for blockages and clearing weedscreens. Please avoid using low lying footpaths and roads near rivers, which may be flooded. This message will be updated on Saturday 11th January or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 2 Jan 2020 09:58
River Nene
Heavy rainfall across Northamptonshire means that levels in the River Nene remain high. Low lying land and roads will continue to be affected for the next few days. We expect the river to remain high in its lower reaches but levels continue to gradually recede. No further significant rain is forecast over the next few days. Our forecasts indicate that flooding to properties isn't likely. However, a Flood Warning remains in force for the B1040, Thorney to Whittlesey Road. We are monitoring river levels, and have staff in the field checking for blockages and clearing weedscreens. 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, 3rd January or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 31 Dec 2019 11:30
River Nene
Heavy rainfall across Northamptonshire means that levels in the River Nene remain high. Low lying land and roads will continue to be affected for the next few days. We expect the river to remain high in its lower reaches but levels continue to gradually recede. No further significant rain is forecast over the next few days. Our forecasts indicate that flooding to properties isn't likely. However, a Flood Warning remains in force for the B1040, Thorney to Whittlesey Road. We are monitoring river levels, and have staff in the field checking for blockages and clearing weedscreens. 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 Thursday, 2nd January or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 30 Dec 2019 09:31
River Nene
Heavy rainfall across Northamptonshire means that levels in the River Nene remain high. Low lying land and roads will continue to be affected for the next few days. We expect the river to remain high in its lower reaches but levels are now gradually receding. No further significant rain is forecast over the next few days. Our forecasts indicate that flooding to properties isn't likely. However, a Flood Warning is in force for the B1040, Thorney to Whittlesey Road. We are monitoring river levels, and have staff in the field checking for blockages and clearing weedscreens. 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 Tuesday, 31st December or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 29 Dec 2019 09:59
River Nene
Heavy rainfall across Northamptonshire means that levels in the River Nene are high. Low lying land and roads will continue to be affected today, Sunday December 29th. We expect the river to remain high in its lower reaches but levels are now gradually receding. No further significant rain is forecast over the next few days. Our forecasts indicate that flooding to properties isn't likely. However, a Flood Warning is in force for the B1040, Thorney to Whittlesey Road. We are monitoring river levels, and have staff in the field checking for blockages and clearing weedscreens. 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 Monday, 30th December or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 28 Dec 2019 10:25
River Nene
Heavy rainfall across Northamptonshire means that levels in the River Nene are high. Low lying land and roads will continue to be affected today, Saturday December 28th. We expect the river to remain high in its lower reaches but levels are now gradually receding. No further significant rain is forecast over the weekend. Our forecasts indicate that flooding to properties isn't likely. However, a Flood Warning is in force for the B1040, Thorney to Whittlesey Road. We are monitoring river levels, and have staff in the field checking for blockages and clearing weedscreens. 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 Sunday, 29th December or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 27 Dec 2019 09:47
River Nene
Heavy rainfall across Northamptonshire means that levels in the River Nene are high. Low lying land and roads will continue to be affected today, Friday December 27th. We expect the river to remain high in its lower reaches but levels are now gradually receding. No further significant rain is forecast over the weekend. Our forecasts indicate that flooding to properties isn't likely. However, a Flood Warning is in force for the North Bank Road and B1040, Thorney to Whittlesey Road. We are monitoring river levels, and have staff in the field checking for blockages and clearing weedscreens. 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, 28th December or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 26 Dec 2019 10:37
River Nene
Heavy rainfall across Northamptonshire means that levels in the River Nene are high. Low lying land and roads will continue to be affected today, Thursday December 26th. We expect the river to remain high in its lower reaches but levels are now gradually receeding. Levels may respond to the small amounts of rainfall forecast for today Thursday December 26th. Our forecasts indicate that flooding to properties isn't likely. However, a Flood Warning is in force for the North Bank Road and B1040, Thorney to Whittlesey Road. We are monitoring river levels, and have staff in the field checking for blockages and clearing weedscreens. 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, 27th December or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 24 Dec 2019 11:55
River Nene
Heavy rainfall across Northamptonshire means that levels in the River Nene are high, with peak flows making their way downstream towards Peterborough. Low lying land and roads will continue to be affected today, Tuesday December 24th. We expect the river to remain high in its lower reaches for the next few days before gradually receeding. Our forecasts indicate that flooding to properties isn't likely. However, a Flood Warning is in force for the North Bank Road and B1040, Thorney to Whittlesey Road. We are monitoring river levels, and have staff in the field checking for blockages and clearing weedscreens. 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 Thursday, 26th December or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 23 Dec 2019 12:37
River Nene
Heavy rainfall across Northamptonshire means that levels in the River Nene are high, with peak flows making their way downstream towards Peterborough. Low lying land and roads will continue to be affected today, Monday December 23rd. We expect the river to remain high in its lower reaches for the next few days before gradually receeding. Our forecasts indicate that flooding to properties isn't likely. However, a Flood Warning is in force for the North Bank Road and B1040, Thorney to Whittlesey Road. We are monitoring river levels, and have staff in the field checking for blockages and clearing weedscreens. 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 Tuesday, 24th December or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 22 Dec 2019 16:06
River Nene
Heavy rainfall across Northamptonshire means that levels in the River Nene are high, with peak flows making their way downstream towards Peterborough. Low lying land and roads will continue to be affected today, Sunday December 22nd. We expect the river to remain high in its lower reaches for the next few days before gradually receeding. Our forecasts indicate that flooding to properties isn't likely. However, a Flood Warning is in force for the North Bank Road. We are monitoring river levels, and have staff in the field checking for blockages and clearing weedscreens. 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 Monday, 23rd December or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 21 Dec 2019 18:06
River Nene
Heavy rain has fallen over the River Nene area over the last few days. Levels remain high in the River Nene today, Saturday 21 December, and will for the next few days which will lead to flooding of nearby low lying land and roads. Our forecasts indicate that flooding to properties isn't likely, however a Flood Warning remains in force for the North Bank Road. We are constantly monitoring river levels, and have staff in the field checking for blockages and clearing weedscreens. 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 Sunday 22nd December, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 21 Dec 2019 11:51
River Nene
Over the last 24 hours we have seen heavy rainfall in the River Nene area. This means that the River Nene is now rising, which will lead to flooding of low lying land and roads close to the river from the afternoon on Saturday 21 December 2019 onwards. We expect the river to remain high throughout the next few days. Our forecasts indicate that flooding to properties isn't likely. However, a Flood Warning is in force for the North Bank Road. We are constantly monitoring river levels, and have staff in the field checking for blockages and clearing weedscreens. 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 Saturday evening or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 20 Nov 2019 15:56
River Nene
Over the last week, we have seen heavy rainfall in the River Nene catchment area. This means that the River Nene has now risen throughout the catchment, which will lead to flooding of low lying land and roads close to the river. We expect the river to remain high throughout the next few days. Our forecasts indicate that flooding to properties is not likely and therefore flood warnings are not expected to be issued. We are constantly monitoring river levels, and have staff in the field checking for blockages and clearing weedscreens. 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 Thursday 21st November, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 19 Nov 2019 10:06
River Nene
Over the last week, we have seen heavy rainfall in the River Nene catchment area. This means that the River Nene has now risen throughout the catchment, which will lead to flooding of low lying land and roads close to the river. We expect the river to remain high throughout the next few days. Our forecasts indicate that flooding to properties is not likely and therefore flood warnings are not expected to be issued. We are constantly monitoring river levels, and have staff in the field checking for blockages and clearing weedscreens. 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 Wednesday 20th November, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 18 Nov 2019 11:55
River Nene
Over the last week, we have seen heavy rainfall in the River Nene catchment area. This means that the River Nene has now risen throughout the catchment, which will lead to flooding of low lying land and roads close to the river. We expect the river to remain high throughout the next few days. Our forecasts indicate that flooding to properties is not likely and therefore flood warnings are not expected to be issued. We are constantly monitoring river levels, and have staff in the field checking for blockages and clearing weedscreens. 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 Tuesday, 19th November, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 17 Nov 2019 09:02
River Nene
Over the last few days we have seen heavy rainfall in the River Nene catchment area. This means that the River Nene has now risen throughout the catchment, which will lead to flooding of low lying land and roads close to the river. We expect the river to remain high throughout the next few days. Our forecasts indicate that flooding to properties and transport networks is possible and therefore flood warnings remain in force for the B1040 and North Bank Road. We are constantly monitoring river levels, and have staff in the field checking for blockages and clearing weedscreens. 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 Monday 18 November, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 15 Nov 2019 20:01
River Nene
Over the last 24 hours we have seen heavy rainfall in the River Nene catchment area. This means that the River Nene has now risen throughout the catchment, which will lead to flooding of low lying land and roads close to the river from this evening, Friday 15 November, onwards. We expect the river to remain high throughout the next few days. Our forecasts indicate that flooding to properties is not likely and therefore flood warnings are not expected to be issued. We are constantly monitoring river levels, and have staff in the field checking for blockages and clearing weedscreens. 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, the 16th of November, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 13 Apr 2018 14:34
River Nene
Following the rain over the past week, river levels remain high. We expect the river to remain high over the next few days. Our forecasts currently indicate that flooding to properties is not likely and therefore flood warnings are not expected to be issued at this stage. Standing water will remain in Whittlesey Wash, however, we continue to discharge water at low tide. There is the possibility of heavy rain showers for the coming days which could keep river levels and flows high. We are constantly monitoring river levels and have staff in the field checking for and clearing blockages. This message will be updated on Saturday afternoon.


Flood Alert issued on 12 Apr 2018 15:59
River Nene
Following the rain over the past week, river levels remain high. We expect the river to remain high over the next few days. Our forecasts currently indicate that flooding to properties is not likely and therefore flood warnings are not expected to be issued at this stage. There is the possibility of heavy rain showers for the coming days which could keep river levels and flows high. We are constantly monitoring river levels and have staff in the field checking for and clearing blockages. This message will be updated on Friday afternoon.


Flood Alert issued on 11 Apr 2018 12:32
River Nene
Following the rain over the past week, river levels remain high. We expect the river to remain high over the next few days. Our forecasts currently indicate that flooding to properties is not likely and therefore flood warnings are not expected to be issued at this stage. We are constantly monitoring river levels and have staff in the field checking for and clearing blockages. This message will be updated on Thursday afternoon.


Flood Alert issued on 10 Apr 2018 13:27
River Nene
Following the rain over the past week, river levels remain high. There was further heavy rainfall overnight and we expect the river to remain high over the next few days, particularly within the Whittlesey Washes. Our forecasts currently indicate that flooding to properties is not likely and therefore flood warnings are not expected to be issued at this stage. We are constantly monitoring river levels and have staff in the field checking for and clearing blockages. This message will be updated as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 9 Apr 2018 12:27
River Nene
Following the rain over the past week, river levels remain high. We expect the river to remain high over the next few days, particularly within the Whittlesey Washes. Our forecasts currently indicate that flooding to properties is not likely and therefore flood warnings are not expected to be issued at this stage. However, further heavy rainfall is forecast overnight Monday into Tuesday, which is expected to cause river levels to rise again. We are constantly monitoring river levels and have staff in the field checking for and clearing blockages. This message will be updated as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 8 Apr 2018 10:42
River Nene
Following the rain over the past week, river levels remain high. We expect the river to remain high over the next few days, particularly within the Whittlesey Washes. Our forecasts currently indicate that flooding to properties is not likely and therefore flood warnings are not expected to be issued at this stage. However, further heavy rainfall is forecast from Sunday through to Tuesday. We are constantly monitoring river levels and have staff in the field checking for and clearing blockages. This message will be updated as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 7 Apr 2018 12:47
River Nene
Following the rain over the past week, river levels remain high. We expect the river to remain high over the next few days, particularly within the Whittlesey Washes. Our forecasts currently indicate that flooding to properties is not likely and therefore flood warnings are not expected to be issued at this stage. There is the potential for further heavy showers over the weekend and on Monday. We are constantly monitoring river levels and have staff in the field checking for and clearing blockages. This message will be updated as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 6 Apr 2018 10:29
River Nene
We have seen heavy rainfall over the past few days in the River Nene catchment area. This means that the river level has risen and remains high. We expect the river to remain high over several more days, particularly within the Whittlesey Washes. Our forecasts currently indicate that flooding to properties is not likely and therefore flood warnings are not expected to be issued at this stage. There is the potential for further heavy showers over the weekend. We are constantly monitoring river levels and have staff in the field checking for and clearing blockages. This message will be updated as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 5 Apr 2018 09:29
River Nene
We have seen heavy rainfall over the past few days in the River Nene catchment area. This means that the river level has risen and remains high. We expect the river to remain high over several more days, particularly within the Whittlesey Washes. Our forecasts indicate that flooding to properties is not likely and therefore flood warnings are not expected to be issued at this stage. We are constantly monitoring river levels and have staff in the field checking for and clearing blockages. This message will be updated as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 4 Apr 2018 15:38
River Nene
Throughout the Easter weekend we saw heavy rainfall in the River Nene catchment area. This means that the river level has risen and remains high. Further showers are forecast today. We expect the river to remain high over several more days, particularly within the Whittlesey Washes. Our forecasts indicate that flooding to properties is not likely and therefore flood warnings are not expected to be issued at this stage. We are constantly monitoring river levels and have staff in the field checking for and clearing blockages. This message will be updated as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 3 Apr 2018 17:24
River Nene
Throughout the Easter weekend we saw heavy rainfall in the River Nene catchment area. This means that the river level has risen and remains high. We expect the river to remain high over several more days, particularly within the Whittlesey Washes. Our forecasts indicate that flooding to properties is not likely and therefore flood warnings are not expected to be issued at this stage. We are constantly monitoring river levels and have staff in the field checking for and clearing blockages. This message will be updated as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 3 Apr 2018 07:35
River Nene
Throughout the Easter weekend we saw heavy rainfall in the River Nene catchment area. This means that the river level has risen and remains high. We expect the river to remain high over several more days, particularly within the Whittlesey Washes. Our forecasts indicate that flooding to properties is not likely and therefore flood warnings are not expected to be issued at this stage. We are constantly monitoring river levels and have staff in the field checking for and clearing blockages. This message will be updated as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 2 Apr 2018 14:11
River Nene
Over the last 12 hours we have seen heavy rainfall in the River Nene catchment area. This means the river is now rising, which will lead to flooding of low lying land and roads close to the river during the afternoon of Monday, April 2nd. We expect the river to remain high throughout the next few days. Our forecasts indicate that flooding to properties is not likely and therefore flood warnings are not expected to be issued at this stage. We are constantly monitoring river levels and have staff in the field checking for and clearing blockages in this location. This message will be updated as the situation changes.