Flood Warning Info - River Tamar from Greystone Bridge to Cotehele excluding Calstock

Area Description

River Tamar from Greystone Bridge to Cotehele Quay, including Gunnislake, Morwellham Quay and Cotehele.
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 16 Feb 2020 18:28
River Tamar
The risk of flooding continues for the rest of Sunday 16th February and into Monday. Whilst the heaviest of the rain has now passed, catchments are saturated. River levels remain high and have not yet peaked. Further scattered showers are forecast this evening and overnight. Properties and low lying areas around Bradstone Mill and Tutwell remain at risk from flooding and other locations of particular concern include Gunnislake, Morwellham Power Station and Cotehele. Flood waters may be deep and fast flowing in these areas, so please continue to take care near the areas of concern. We will continue to monitor the situation and our staff are ready to respond to any issues. This message will be updated on Monday morning, the 17th of February or earlier if conditions change.


Flood Warning issued on 16 Feb 2020 08:08
River Tamar
Flooding is expected throughout Sunday 16th. Whilst the heaviest of the rain has now passed, catchments are saturated and river levels remain high. Further rainfall in the early hours of Sunday morning is leading to levels rising throughout the day, set to peak mid-afternoon. Properties and low lying areas around Bradstone Mill and Tutwell are at risk from immediate flooding. Locations of particular concern include Gunnislake, Morwellham Power Station and Cotehele. Flood waters may be deep and fast flowing in these areas. Residents are strongly urged to take action now. Remain safe and be aware of your local surroundings. We will be closely monitoring the situation throughout the day. This message will be updated by 18:00 on Sunday 16th February, or earlier if conditions change. Our staff are out in the area and will relay information and assist the emergency services and council.


Flood Warning issued on 15 Feb 2020 20:07
River Tamar
Flooding is expected on Saturday night and Sunday morning. Heavy rain which fell earlier today has caused the River Tamar to rise. Further heavy rain is forecast later tonight and throughout Sunday morning. Properties and low lying areas around Bradstone Mill and Tutwell are at risk from immediate flooding. Gunnislake, Morwellham Power Station and Cotehele will start to flood from around 10:00pm tonight. River levels will rise further in response to more heavy rain later tonight. River levels will be at their highest between 4am and 8am Sunday morning 16th February. Flood waters may be deep and fast flowing in these areas. Residents are strongly urged to take action now. Remain safe and be aware of your local surroundings. We will be closely monitoring the situation throughout the day and this message will be updated as the situation changes. Our staff are out in the area and will relay information and assist the emergency services and council.