Flood Warning Info - English River Dee at Farndon

Area Description

Properties along the English River Dee in Farndon, including Townfield Lane and Two Trees.
This is a Flood Warning Area. For this area, you may receive Flood Warnings or Severe Flood Warnings.
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Flood Warning History

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Historical Flood Warning Messages for this Area


Flood Warning issued on 25 Feb 2020 10:41
River Dee
River levels remain high but steady at the Farndon river gauge as a result of recent storms and heavy rainfall. Consequently, there is a possibility of flooding for properties along the English River Dee in Farndon. Further light rainfall is forecast over the next few days but no further flood risk impacts are expected as a result. We expect river levels to remain high over the coming days. Our incident response staff are closely monitoring weather forecasts and river levels and will issue flood warnings if necessary. Please be aware of your surroundings and keep up to date with the current situation. This message will be updated by 10:30 tomorrow, 26/02/2020, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 24 Feb 2020 08:20
River Dee
River levels remain high but steady at the Farndon river gauge as a result of recent storms and heavy rainfall. Consequently, there is a possibility of flooding for properties along the English River Dee in Farndon. Further light rainfall is forecast over the next few days but no further flood risk impacts are expected as a result. We expect river levels to remain high over the coming days. Our incident response staff are closely monitoring weather forecasts and river levels and will issue flood warnings if necessary. Please be aware of your surroundings and keep up to date with the current situation. This message will be updated by 10:30 tomorrow, 25/02/2020, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 23 Feb 2020 08:46
River Dee
River levels on the River Dee remain high as a result of the rainfall from recent storms and we are currently expecting that they will rise later this evening (23/02/2020) as a result of new rainfall. We currently expect the Dee at Farndon to go above the flood warning threshold at approximately 21:00 on 23/02/2020, and will remain high over the coming days. Our incident response staff are closely monitoring weather forecasts and river levels and will issue further updates if necessary. Please be aware of your surroundings and keep up to date with the current situation. This message will be updated tomorrow, 24/02/2020, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 22 Feb 2020 16:27
River Dee
Water levels on the River Dee remain high as a result of the rainfall from recent storms. Levels have reduced following the peak on Monday 17/02/20 from Storm Dennis, however we are currently expecting that they will rise over the rest of today (22/02/2020) as a result of new rainfall. We currently expect the Dee at Farndon to go above the flood warning threshold approximately between 23:00 on Saturday (22/02/2020) and 02:00 on Sunday (23/02/2020) and remain above the flood warning threshold for potentially several days. Our incident response staff are closely monitoring weather forecasts and river levels and will issue further updates if necessary. Please be aware of your surroundings and keep up to date with the current situation. This message will be updated tomorrow, 22/02/2020, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 21 Feb 2020 16:56
River Dee
Water levels on the River Dee remain high as a result of the rainfall from recent storms. Levels have reduced following the peak on Monday 17/02/20 from Storm Dennis, however we are currently expecting that they will rise over the rest of today (21/02/2020) and all day tomorrow (22/02/2020) as a result of new rainfall. We currently expect the Dee at Farndon to go above the flood warning threshold between 23:00 on Saturday (22/02/2020) and 01:00 on Sunday (23/02/2020) and remain above the flood warning threshold for potentially several days. Our incident response staff are closely monitoring weather forecasts and river levels and will issue further updates if necessary. Please be aware of your surroundings and keep up to date with the current situation. This message will be updated tomorrow, 22/02/2020, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 20 Feb 2020 09:22
River Dee
Water levels on the River Dee remain high as a result of the recent storms, but have started to reduce slowly. However we are expecting levels to rise again over today (Thursday 20/02/2020) following further rainfall overnight and today. Flood warning level could be hit at the Manley Hall river gauge later today, peaking at 1.8m at approximately 20:30 tonight (20/02/2020). The river level at the Manley Hall gauge is expected to peak again above flood warning level on Saturday (22/02/2020) at 2.3m at approximately 07:00am. Our incident response staff are closely monitoring weather forecasts and river levels and will issue further updates if necessary. Please be aware of your surroundings and keep up to date with the current situation. This message will be updated tomorrow, 21/02/2020, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 19 Feb 2020 17:05
River Dee
The water levels on the River Dee remain high as a result of the recent storms, but have now started to reduce slowly. We expect the level at Farndon to reach 8.6m at 00:01 on Thursday morning (20/02/2020) but will start to rise again at this time as a result of further rainfall on Wednesday (19/02/2020). We expect levels to reach just over the flood warning threshold of 9.0m at 00:01 on Friday morning (21/02/2020). Our incident response staff are closely monitoring weather forecasts and river levels and will issue further updates if necessary. Please be aware of your surroundings and keep up to date with the current situation. This message will be updated tomorrow, 20/02/2020, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 18 Feb 2020 09:23
River Dee
River levels remain high as a result of Storm Dennis but have peaked and are slowly beginning to fall at the Farndon river gauge. We currently expect levels will remain around the flood warning threshold for the next few days due to further rain forecast until the end of the week. Our incident response staff are closely monitoring weather forecasts and river levels and will issue further updates if necessary. Please be aware of your surroundings and keep up to date with the current situation. This message will be updated tomorrow, 19/02/2020, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 17 Feb 2020 17:03
River Dee
River levels remain high as a result of Storm Dennis but have peaked and are slowly beginning to fall at the Farndon river gauge. We currently expect levels will remain above the flood warning threshold until tomorrow morning, 18/02/2020 and will likely remain above flood alert until the end of the week. 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 and keep up to date with the current situation. This message will be updated tomorrow, 18/02/2020, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 17 Feb 2020 09:37
River Dee
River levels remain high as a result of Storm Dennis but have peaked and are slowly beginning to fall at the Farndon river gauge. We currently expect levels will remain above the flood warning threshold until this evening, and will likely remain above flood alert until the end of the week. 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 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 16 Feb 2020 21:05
River Dee
As a result of heavy rain from Storm Dennis, river levels are predicted to continue to rise through the night and into the early morning. River levels are predicted to peak between 06:00 and 07:00 on Monday 17/02/2020, at a height of 9.3m. Consequently, we believe flooding of properties along the River Dee at Farndon is likely over the next few days. Our incident response staff are closely monitoring weather forecasts and river levels. 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 by 10:00 on 18/02/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 16 Feb 2020 16:03
River Dee
As a result of heavy rain from Storm Dennis, levels are predicted to continue to rise through the night and into the early morning. River levels are predicted to peak between 02:00 and 06:00 on Monday 17/02/2020, at a height of 9.4m. Consequently, we believe flooding of properties along the River Dee at Farndon is likely from tonight and into tomorrow. River levels are expected to remain high over the next few days. Our incident response staff are closely monitoring weather forecasts and river levels. 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 by 10am on 17/02/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 15 Feb 2020 12:38
River Dee
Although river levels continue to fall at the Farndon river gauge, current forecasts suggest that they are likely to begin rising again on Saturday evening, 15/02/20 as a result of heavy rain from Storm Dennis, with levels predicted to be higher than they were earlier in the week. Consequently, we believe flooding of properties is likely from Sunday, and into early next week along the English River Dee in Farndon. Our incident response staff are closely monitoring weather forecasts and river levels. 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 by 10am on 16/02/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 14 Feb 2020 10:24
River Dee
River levels are high but starting to fall slowly at the Farndon river gauge. Flooding of property is still possible today, 14/02/20, and throughout the weekend. We believe there is a possibility of flooding for properties along the English River Dee in Farndon. Our incident response staff are closely monitoring weather forecasts and river levels. Current forecasts suggest that although river levels are falling, they are likely to rise over the weekend to levels higher than experienced earlier this week. 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 by 10:30 on 15/02/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 13 Feb 2020 10:22
River Dee
River levels are high but starting to fall slowly at the Farndon river gauge. Flooding of property is still possible between 10:00 today, 13/02/20 and 10:00 tomorrow, 14/02/20. We believe there is a possibility of flooding for properties along the English River Dee in Farndon. Our incident response staff are closely monitoring weather forecasts and river levels. Current forecasts suggest that although river levels are falling, they are likely to rise over the weekend to levels higher than experienced earlier this week. 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 by 10:30 on 14/02/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 12 Feb 2020 09:54
River Dee
River levels are high but steady at the Farndon river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding of property is possible between 10:00 today, 12/02/20 and 10:00 tomorrow, 13/02/20. We believe there is a possibility of flooding for properties along the English River Dee in Farndon. Our incident response staff are closely monitoring weather forecasts and river levels. 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 by 10:30 on 13/02/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 11 Feb 2020 10:13
River Dee
River levels are high but steady at the Farndon river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding of property is possible between 10:00 today, 11/02/20 and 10:00 tomorrow, 12/02/20. We believe there is a possibility of flooding for properties along the English River Dee in Farndon. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are closely monitoring weather forecasts and river levels. 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 by 10:00 on 12/02/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 10 Feb 2020 14:07
River Dee
River levels are rising at the Farndon river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding of property is expected until later this evening, 10/02/20. We believe there is a possibility of flooding for properties along the English River Dee in Farndon. We expect river levels to peak at around 17:00 on 10/02/20. We are closely monitoring the situation. 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. This message will be updated by 10:00 on 11/02/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 9 Feb 2020 18:35
River Dee
River levels have risen at the Farndon river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Consequently, we believe there is a possibility of flooding for properties, low lying land, roads and farmland along the English River Dee in Farndon from 7am tomorrow morning, Monday 10/02/2020. 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 and keep up to date with the current situation. This message will be updated tomorrow morning.


Flood Warning issued on 20 Mar 2019 11:22
River Dee
The River levels on the Dee at Farndon remain high. River levels are falling and will continue to do so over the coming days. We expect the river levels to drop below the Flood Warning level on Thursday 21 March. We will continue to monitor the forecast and issue updates if necessary. Please be aware of your surroundings and keep up-to-date with the current situation.


Flood Warning issued on 19 Mar 2019 12:19
River Dee
River levels at Farndon remain high. River levels are now falling and will continue to do so over the coming days and are likely to drop below the flood warning level by tomorrow lunch time. We will continue to monitor the forecast and issue updates if necessary. Please be aware of your surroundings and keep up-to-date with the current situation


Flood Warning issued on 18 Mar 2019 12:53
River Dee
River levels at Farndon remain high however river levels are now falling and will continue to do so over the coming days. We will continue to monitor the forecast and issue updates if necessary. Please be aware of your surroundings and keep up-to-date with the current situation.


Flood Warning issued on 17 Mar 2019 20:55
River Dee
River levels at Farndon remain high due to rainfall over the last few days. River levels should begin to fall over the next few hours. We will continue to monitor the forecast and issue updates if necessary. Please be aware of your surroundings and keep up-to-date with the current situation.


Flood Warning issued on 16 Mar 2019 23:21
River Dee
River levels at Farndon continue to rise due to rainfall over the last few days and further showers are forecast throughout Sunday 17th March. We will continue to monitor the forecast and issue updates if necessary. Please be aware of your surroundings and keep up-to-date with the current situation.


Flood Warning issued on 16 Mar 2019 14:18
River Dee
River levels are remaining high at the Manley Hall and Farndon river gauges as a result of persistent rainfall over the last few days. We are expecting persistent rainfall throughout Saturday 16th March. Consequently flooding is possible for low lying land and roads around the River Dee at Shocklach, Farndon, Handley, Lower Kinnerton, Chester and Puddington. We expect river levels to remain high and potentially rise throughout the weekend. Our incident response staff are closely monitoring weather forecasts and river levels and will issue further flood updates as necessary. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses. This message will be updated as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 15 Mar 2019 15:52
River Dee
River levels are remaining high at the Manley Hall and Farndon river gauges as a result of persistent rainfall over the last few days. We are expecting heavy and persistent rainfall from approximately 01:00am to 07:00pm, on Saturday 16th March. Consequently flooding is possible for low lying land and roads around the River Dee at Shocklach, Farndon, Handley, Lower Kinnerton, Chester and Puddington. We expect river levels to remain high and potentially rising throughout the weekend and we are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are closely monitoring weather forecasts and river levels and will issue further updates as necessary. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses. This message will be updated as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 14 Mar 2019 13:24
River Dee
River levels are rising at the Manley Hall and Farndon river gauge as a result of persistent rainfall. Consequently flooding is possible for low lying land and roads around the River Dee at Shocklach, Farndon, Handley, Lower Kinnerton, Chester and Puddington. We expect river levels to remain high throughout tonight, tomorrow 15th March 2019 and into the weekend. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are closely monitoring weather forecasts and river levels and will issue further updates as necessary. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses. This message will be updated tomorrow morning, 15th March 2019, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 16 Oct 2018 11:22
River Dee
Following heavy rain over the weekend, the weather outlook is much improved with no significant rain in the current forecast. River levels on the River Dee at Farndon have peaked and will now start dropping over the next few days. Flooding will continue to affect Townfield Lane today. River levels are expected to fall beneath the flood warning level later this evening on Tuesday 16th October. Be aware of your local surroundings and remain safe. We are continuing to monitor the situation and will update this message in due course.


Flood Warning issued on 15 Oct 2018 11:03
River Dee
Following heavy rain over the weekend, the weather outlook is much improved with no significant rain in the current forecast. River levels on the River Dee at Farndon stabilised on Sunday but have crept up overnight and are now affecting Townfield Lane. River levels upstream have peaked and we do not expect any significant further rise in river levels at Farndon. Flooding will continue to affect Townfield Lane today with river levels peaking between 2:00 and 3:00pm today, Monday 15th October. Levels are expected to recede overnight. Be aware of your local surroundings and remain safe.