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 06:21
River levels have risen at the Linstock river gauge as a result of Saturdays heavy rainfall. The river will remain high throughout the morning 16/02/2020 and will start to drop late afternoon. Low lying roads, agricultural land, residential and commercial properties around the River Eden at Rickerby Village is likely to be affected.
Currently no further heavy rainfall is forecast but we may see some showers. We are continue to monitor the situation. Please move family, pets and cars to safety. This message will be updated as the situation changes.
Flood Warning issued on 9 Feb 2020 17:42
Following the heavy rainfall today from Storm Ciara, River Eden river levels at Linstock are continuing to rise. We expect the river to peak at 4.3m at approximately 22:15 today 09/02/2020. Low lying roads, agricultural land, residential and commercial properties around the River Eden at Rickerby Village.