Flood Warning Info - Mersey Estuary at Arpley Bridge, Warrington

Area Description

Chester Road between Brian Bevan Island and Arpley Railway Bridge; and Arpley Road in Warrington.
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.

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Flood Warning History

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Historical Flood Warning Messages for this Area


Flood Warning issued on 30 Sep 2019 22:25
Mersey Estuary
This Flood warning has been updated with a small increase to the Forecast peak levels at Arpley Bridge. The high tide is expected to be higher than usual at the Mersey Estuary at Arpley Bridge as a result of high spring tides. Consequently flooding is expected between 02:30 and 03:00 tomorrow morning, 01/10/19, levels are now expected to peak at around 7.25m. We believe there is a possibility of flooding for parts of Chester Road. Our incident response staff are closely monitoring weather forecasts and river levels and will issue further flood warnings if necessary. Please be aware of your surroundings, avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses, and keep up to date with the current situation. This message will be updated tomorrow morning, 01/10/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 30 Sep 2019 15:29
Mersey Estuary
The high tide is expected to be higher than usual at the Mersey Estuary at Arpley Bridge as a result of high spring tides. Consequently flooding of low lying land, roads and farmland is expected between 14:30 and 15:00 tomorrow morning, 01/10/19, levels are expected to peak at 7.12m. We believe there is a possibility of flooding for parts of Chester Road. Our incident response staff are closely monitoring weather forecasts and river levels and will issue further flood warnings if necessary. Please be aware of your surroundings, avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses, and keep up to date with the current situation. This message will be updated tomorrow morning, 01/10/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 30 Sep 2019 11:17
Mersey Estuary
The high tide is expected to be higher than usual at the Mersey Estuary at Arpley Bridge as a result of high spring tides. Consequently flooding of low lying land, roads and farmland is expected between 14:30 and 15:00 today 30/09/19, levels are expected to peak at 6.76 meters. We believe there is a possibility of flooding for parts of Chester Road. Our incident response staff are closely monitoring weather forecasts and river levels and will issue further flood warnings if necessary. Please be aware of your surroundings, avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses, and keep up to date with the current situation. This message will be updated as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 29 Sep 2019 15:08
Mersey Estuary
The high tide is expected to be higher than usual at the Mersey Estuary at Arpley Bridge as a result of high spring tides. Consequently flooding of low lying land, roads and farmland is expected between 01:30am and 02:00am tomorrow 30/09/19. We believe there is a possibility of flooding for parts of Chester Road. Our incident response staff are closely monitoring weather forecasts and river levels and will issue further flood warnings if necessary. Please be aware of your surroundings, avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses, and keep up to date with the current situation. This message will be updated as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 29 Sep 2019 10:10
Mersey Estuary
The high tide is expected to be higher than usual at the Mersey Estuary at Arpley Bridge as a result of high spring tides. Consequently flooding of low lying land, roads and farmland is expected between 13:30pm and 14:00pm today, 29/09/19. We believe there is a possibility of flooding for parts of Chester Road. Our incident response staff are closely monitoring weather forecasts and river levels and will issue further flood warnings if necessary. Please be aware of your surroundings, avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses, and keep up to date with the current situation. This message will be updated in 8 hours, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 28 Sep 2019 19:01
Mersey Estuary
The high tide is expected to be higher than usual at the Mersey Estuary at Arpley Bridge as a result of high spring tides, strong winds and intense rainfall. Consequently flooding of low lying land, roads and farmland is expected between 00:00am and 00:30 tomorrow, 29/09/19. We believe there is a possibility of flooding for parts of Chester Road. Our incident response staff are closely monitoring weather forecasts and river levels and will issue further flood warnings if necessary. Please be aware of your surroundings, avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses, and keep up to date with the current situation. This message will be updated in 8 hours, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 1 Sep 2019 21:03
Mersey Estuary
The high tide is expected to be higher than usual at the Mersey Estuary at Arpley Bridge in the early hours of 02/09/2019, as a result of exceptionally high tides. Consequently flooding of low lying land, roads and farmland is expected between 03:00 AM and 03:30 AM at 6.86 metres. We believe there is a possibility of flooding for parts of Chester Road. 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 as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 31 Aug 2019 15:19
Mersey Estuary
The high tide is expected to be higher than usual at the Mersey Estuary at Arpley Bridge in the early hours of 01/09/2019, as a result of exceptionally high tides. Consequently flooding of low lying land, roads and farmland is expected between 02:15 AM and 02:45 AM. We believe there is a possibility of flooding for parts of Chester Road. 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 as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 31 Aug 2019 09:10
Mersey Estuary
The high tide is expected to be higher than usual at the Mersey Estuary at Arpley Bridge on 31/08/2019, as a result of exceptionally high tides. Consequently flooding of low lying land, roads and farmland is expected between 13:45 and 14:15. We believe there is a possibility of flooding for parts of Chester Road. 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 in 8 hours, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 22 Mar 2019 09:53
Mersey Estuary
The high tide is expected to be higher than usual at Arpley Bridge as a result of high spring tides and strong winds. Consequently flooding of property is expected/possible between 13:00 and 13:45 today, 22/03/19. We believe there is a possibility of flooding for the area or Arlpey Bridge. We do not forecast the situation to deteriorate any further. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses. This message will be updated this evening, 22/03/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 10 Sep 2018 15:07
Mersey Estuary
This warning is in place for Arpley Bridge with tides at their highest between 01:30 and 02:30 on 11 September 2018. Flooding to properties is likely between these times. The subsequent midday tide on 11th September is not currently expected to reach the flood warning levels for Arpley Bridge, but may reach flood alert levels. Be aware of your local surroundings and remain safe. We are continuing to monitor the situation and will update this message with information on the following high tide in due course. Detailed tidal information for those who use it; The forecast high tide level at Arpley Bridge is 6.923 mAOD.


Flood Warning issued on 4 Jan 2018 10:44
Mersey Estuary/Irish Sea
This warning is in place for Arpley Bridge with tides at their highest between 14:00 and 14:30 today, 4th January 2018. Flooding to properties is likely between these times. Be aware of your local surroundings and remain safe. There may be localised standing water on roads. Do not drive through flood water. It is likely that the footpath under Arpley Bridge will be affected and that there will be localised standing water on roads. Do not drive through flood water. The following high tide at midnight on the 5th January is not expected to reach flood warning levels, but is expected to reach flood alert levels. Detailed tidal information for those who use it; The forecast high tide level at Arpley Bridge is 7 mAOD. We are continuing to monitor the situation and provide updates in due course. Be aware of your local surroundings and remain safe.


Flood Warning issued on 3 Jan 2018 09:46
Mersey Estuary/Irish Sea
This warning is in place for Arpley Bridge with tides at their highest between 13:00 and 13:30 on 3/1/18. Flooding to properties is likely between these times. Be aware of your local surroundings and remain safe. It is likely that the footpath under Arpley Bridge will be affected and that there will be localised standing water on roads. Do not drive through flood water. The following high tides at midnight on 4/1/18 may also have the potential to reach flooding levels. We are continuing to monitor the situation and provide updates in due course. Detailed tidal information for those who use it; The forecast high tide level at Arpley Bridge is 7.12 mAOD.


Flood Warning issued on 3 Jan 2018 09:07
Mersey Estuary/Irish Sea
This warning is in place for Arpley Bridge with tides at their highest between 13:00 and 13:30 on 3/1/18. Flooding to properties is likely between these times. Be aware of your local surroundings and remain safe. It is likely that the footpath under Arpley Bridge will be affected and that there will be localised standing water on roads. Do not drive through flood water. The following high tides at midnight on 4/1/18 may also have the potential to reach flooding levels. We are continuing to monitor the situation and provide updates in due course. Detailed tidal information for those who use it; the forecast high tide level at Arpley Bridge is 7.07 mAOD.


Flood Warning issued on 2 Jan 2018 15:54
Mersey Estuary/Irish Sea
This warning is in place for Arpley Bridge with tides at their highest between 00:15 and 01:30am on 3/1/18. Flooding to properties is likely between these times. Be aware of your local surroundings and remain safe. It is likely that the footpath under Arpley Bridge will be affected and that there will be localised standing water on roads. Do not drive through flood water. The following high tides at Midday on the 3/1/18 and Midnight and Midday on the 4/1/1 also have the potential to reach flooding levels. We are continuing to monitor the situation and provide updates in due course. Detailed tidal information for those who use it; The forecast high tide level is 7.6 mAOD.