Flood Warning Info - South Cornwall Coast At Truro

Area Description

South Cornwall Coast At Truro including Garras Wharf, Newham Road, Lemon Quay, Malpas Road and other Truro Harbourside locations including Boscawen Park.

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 3 Mar 2018 13:38
South Cornwall Coast, Truro River
Flooding is expected over the high tide on Sunday morning, 4th March. High water at Truro is at 7:00am, times of high water will vary along the coast. Large waves along the coast combined with south westerly winds up to Force 6 are forecast to cause flooding up to 3 hours either side of high tide. Locations at risk include Newham Road, Garras Wharf, Malpas Road, Boscawen Park, Lemon Quay and the A390. The Truro tidal gate will be closed. Operational staff will be checking defences and gates. Please stay away from these areas where possible. Do not drive through flood water or waves. Detailed tidal information for those who use it; the forecast high tide level at Truro is 3.11 mAOD, this is 0.35m above astronomical tide level.


Flood Warning issued on 2 Mar 2018 15:55
South Cornwall Coast, Truro River
Flooding is expected over the high tide on Saturday morning, 3rd March. High water at Truro is at 6.15am, times of high water will vary along the coast. Large waves along the coast combined with south easterly winds up to Force 7 are forecast to cause flooding up to 3 hours either side of high tide. Locations at risk include Newham Road, Garras Wharf, Malpas Road, Boscawen Park, Lemon Quay and the A390. The Truro tidal gate will be closed. Operational staff will be checking defences and gates. Please stay away from these areas where possible. Do not drive through flood water or waves. The current cold weather conditions are also likely to increase hazardous conditions along the coast. Detailed tidal information for those who use it; the forecast high tide level at Truro is 3.12 mAOD, this is 0.34m above astronomical tide level.