Flood Warning Info - Mersey Estuary at Bank Quay, Warrington

Area Description

The Bank Quay area of Warrington is at risk of flooding from the Estuary due to high tides. Areas at risk includes industrial units behind the railway embankment at Bank Quay Station next to the Estuary and property around the Atherton Quay area..

This is a Flood Warning Area. For this area, you may receive Flood Warnings or Severe Flood Warnings.
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Flood Warning Currently in Force

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


Flood Warning issued on 2 Jan 2018 15:54
Mersey Estuary
This warning is in place for Bank Quay with tides at their highest between 00:15 and 01:15am on 3/1/18. 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. 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 7.5 mAOD.