Flood Warning Info - Rivacre Brook at Great Sutton

Area Description

Areas at risk include some properties on Farmers Heath road, Spinney Drive, Ascot Drive and Chase Way. Some properties on Regal Close and Oliver Lane..
This is a Flood Warning Area. For this area, you may receive Flood Warnings or Severe Flood Warnings.
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There are no Flood Warnings currently in force for this area. See below for historical flood warnings.

Area Covered by this Flood Warning

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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 20 Jan 2021 14:29
Rivacre Brook
River levels are continuing to rise at the Chase Way river gauge as a result of persistent heavy rain associated with Storm Christoph. Consequently, flooding to properties along Rivacre Brook is possible. Further rainfall is forecast over the next 48 hours and we expect river levels to remain high until Friday. Our incident response staff are closely monitoring weather forecasts and river levels and will issue further flood warnings if necessary. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses, be aware of your surroundings and keep up to date with the current situation. This message will be updated tomorrow, Thursday 21st January, or as the situation changes

Flood Warning issued on 20 Sep 2018 15:45
Rivacre Brook
Persistent rain is forecast to continue into this evening and into the early hours of Friday morning. Water levels are rising rapidly in Rivacre Brook at Great Sutton near Ellesmere Port. The flood warning level is expected to be reached at 17:30 today. Our Operations teams are active in this area clearing grids. Be aware of your local surroundings and remain safe. We will continue to monitor and will update this message as the situation develops.