Flood Warning Info - River Ehen at Egremont, Bleach Green, Ennerdale Mill, Bridge End, Vale View, Wood Bank, Rugby Club

Area Description

River Ehen at Egremont, Bleach Green, Ennerdale Mill, Bridge End, Vale View, Wood Bank and the Rugby Club.
This is a Flood Warning Area. For this area, you may receive Flood Warnings or Severe Flood Warnings.
Get a Flood Insurance Quote
for your Home or Business
There are no Flood Warnings currently in force for this area. See below for historical flood warnings.

Area Covered by this Flood Warning

The red highlighted area on the map below outlines the area covered by this Flood Warning.
Download the Flood Assist App
Download the Flood Assist App to view current flood warnings, check your flood risk, and create your digital flood action plan.
Sign up for Live Flood Warnings & Alerts
Sign up to receive live flood warning and alert updates for your location using data from the Environment Agency, SEPA and NRW.

Flood Warning History

Number of historic Flood Warnings that have previously been recorded for this area:
Flood Insurance for homes & businesses in the Egremont area

Historical Flood Warning Messages for this Area


Flood Warning issued on 23 Nov 2017 00:54
River Ehen
Rain is expected to continue into the morning of Thursday 23 November. River levels remain high but are now starting to fall. The Environment Agency will continue to monitor the situation and will update this message as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 22 Nov 2017 13:00
River Ehen
Heavy rainfall overnight and this morning is forecast to continue through today and into the evening. River levels are rising and we forecast that the flood warning threshold will be reached at approximately 14:00 hours. River levels will continue to rise during the course of the day and are expected to peak during the evening. We will continue to monitor the situation and will update if the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 11 Oct 2017 11:55
River Ehen
Heavy rain is currently falling in the West Lake catchment and river levels will continue to rise over the next few hours. The main area of concerns are properties and low lying areas around the River Ehen at Egremont. We are expecting the river to go through the flood warning threshold of 2.2 metres around 12:30pm today (Wednesday 11th October 2017) and the river will remain high until around 3pm. Flood waters may be deep and fast flowing around this area. 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 will update this message in due course.