Flood Warning Info - River Derwent at Camerton

Area Description

Low lying roads, agricultural land and isolated properties adjacent to the River Derwent at Camerton.
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 28 Oct 2021 16:29
River Derwent
River levels have risen at the Seaton Mill river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding is possible. Flooding is expected to affect residential properties and farms immediately adjacent to the River Derwent at Camerton village including Camerton Hall. We expect river levels to remain high throughout the rest of today (28/10/21) and into tomorrow. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are checking defences. Please avoid using low lying roads and footpaths near rivers. This message will be updated tomorrow (29/10/21), or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 28 Oct 2021 15:34
River Derwent
River levels are high and forecast to rise further on the River Derwent due to heavy rainfall. Areas most at risk include residential and commercial properties. Flooding is possible on 28/10/2021. Further rainfall is forecast for the remainder of today keeping river levels high throughout the catchment. We will continue to monitor levels closely. Start acting on your flood plan if you have one. This message will be updated tomorrow 29/10/2021, or as the situation changes.