Flood Warning Info - River Trent at Catton, Barton under Needwood and Branston Water Park

Area Description

River Trent at Catton, Barton under Needwood and Branston Water Park including Central Rivers Railway Depot, Barton Turns and Greycar Business Park area in Barton under Needwood and Lichfield Road area in Branston.
This is a Flood Warning Area. For this area, you may receive Flood Warnings or Severe Flood Warnings.
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Flood Warning History

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Historical Flood Warning Messages for this Area


Flood Warning issued on 19 Feb 2020 09:32
River Trent
River levels remain high but are beginning to fall at the Drakelow river gauge as a result of persistent heavy rainfall over the last 48 hours. Consequently, the risk of flooding is reducing. Flooding is affecting properties around the Barton Turns area in Barton under Needwood and Lichfield Road area in Branston. Further rainfall is forecast over the next 12 hours. River levels are falling, but still pose a flood risk. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are actively checking river levels and the weather forecast and liaising with emergency services. Please plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded and follow advice from emergency services. This message will be updated this afternoon 19/02/2020 or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 18 Feb 2020 17:08
River Trent
River levels remain high and steady at the Croxall river level gauge as a result of the heavy and persistent rainfall over the weekend. Consequently, the risk of flooding remains to properties around the Barton Turns area in Barton under Needwood and Lichfield Road area in Branston. The river level is forecast to continue falling slowly this evening (18/02/2020) and overnight. Further rainfall is forecast on Wednesday (19/02/2020), with the potential for heavier rainfall on Thursday morning, 20/02/2020. We are continuing to closely monitor the situation, and our incident response staff are actively checking river levels and the weather forecast. Please avoid using low lying footpaths and bridges near local watercourses and plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded. This message will be updated tomorrow morning, 19/02/2020, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 18 Feb 2020 08:09
River Trent
River levels remain high and steady at the Croxall river level gauge as a result of the heavy and persistent rainfall over the weekend. Consequently, the risk of flooding remains to properties around the Barton Turns area in Barton under Needwood and Lichfield Road area in Branston. The river level is forecast to continue falling slowly today (18/02/20). The weather forecast is for bands of rain and scattered showers today and continuing for the next few days. We are continuing to closely monitor the situation, and our incident response staff are actively checking river levels and the weather forecast. Please avoid using low lying footpaths and bridges near local watercourses and plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded. This message will be updated later today, 18/02/20, or if the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 18 Feb 2020 07:54
River Trent
River levels remain high and steady at the Croxall river level gauge as a result of the heavy and persistent rainfall over the weekend. Consequently, the risk of flooding remains to properties around the Barton Turns area in Barton under Needwood and Lichfield Road area in Branston. The river level is forecast to continue falling slowly today (18/02/20). The weather forecast is for bands of rain and scattered showers today and continuing for the next few days. We are continuing to closely monitor the situation, and our incident response staff are actively checking river levels and the weather forecast. Please avoid using low lying footpaths and bridges near local watercourses and plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded. This message will be updated later today, 18/02/20, or if the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 18 Feb 2020 01:00
River Trent
River levels remain high and steady at the Croxall river level gauge as a result of the heavy and persistent rainfall over the weekend. Consequently, the risk of flooding remains to properties around the Barton Turns area in Barton under Needwood and Lichfield Road area in Branston. The river level is forecast to begin falling slowly today (18/02/20). The weather forecast is for bands of rain and scattered showers for the next few days. We are continuing to closely monitor the situation, and our incident response staff are actively checking river levels and the weather forecast. Please avoid using low lying footpaths and bridges near local watercourses and plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded. This message will be updated later today, 18/02/20, or if the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 17 Feb 2020 17:29
River Trent
River levels remain high, but steady at the Croxall river gauge as a result of the heavy and persistent rainfall over the weekend. Consequently, the risk of flooding remains. Flooding could affect properties around the Barton Turns area in Barton under Needwood and Lichfield Road area in Branston. The forecast is improving, with light and scattered showers expected over the next few days. We are continuing to closely monitor the situation, and our incident response staff are actively checking river levels and the weather forecast. Please avoid using low lying footpaths and bridges near local watercourses and plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers, which may still be flooded. This message will be updated tomorrow, Tuesday 18/02/20, or if the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 17 Feb 2020 11:35
River Trent
River levels have risen at the Croxall river gauge as a result of the heavy and persistent rainfall over the weekend. Consequently, the risk of flooding remains. Flooding is affecting properties around the Barton Turns area in Barton under Needwood and Lichfield Road area in Branston. There is further unsettled weather forecast for the week ahead, so we are continuing to closely monitor the situation, and our incident response staff are actively checking river levels and the weather forecast. Please avoid using low lying footpaths and bridges near local watercourses and plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers, which may still be flooded. This message will be updated later today, 17/02/20, or if the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 17 Feb 2020 02:40
River Trent
River levels are continuing to slowly rise at the Croxall river gauge as a result of the heavy and persistent rainfall recently from Storm Dennis. Consequently, the flooding of property, roads and farmland is expected over night, and through today (17/02/20). Flooding is affecting properties around the Barton Turns area in Barton under Needwood and Lichfield Road area in Branston. Further unsettled weather is forecast for the week ahead. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are actively checking river levels and the weather forecast. Please avoid contact with flood water, avoid using low lying footpaths and bridges near local watercourses, and plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers. Call 999 if in immediate danger. This message will be updated in 8 hours, or if the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 16 Feb 2020 15:01
River Trent
River levels have risen at the Croxall river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding of property, roads and farmland is possible later this afternoon and evening. Flooding is affecting properties around the Barton Turns area in Barton under Needwood and Lichfield Road area in Branston. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are actively checking river levels and the weather forecast. Please avoid contact with flood water and call 999 if in immediate danger. This message will be updated in 8 hours, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 16 Nov 2019 19:48
River Trent
River levels are slowly rising at the Croxall and Drakelow river gauges as a result of recent heavy rainfall. River levels are high but steady at the Croxall and Drakelow river gauges. Consequently, flooding of property and farmland is possible this evening and overnight 17/11/2019. Flooding may affect properties around the Barton Turns area in Barton under Needwood and Lichfield Road area in Branston. Light rainfall is forecast over the next 24 hours. We expect river levels to remain high at the Croxall and Drakelow river gauges this evening. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are actively checking river levels and the weather forecast. Please avoid using low lying footpaths and bridges near local watercourses and plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded. This message will be updated tomorrow morning, 17/11/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 16 Nov 2019 15:09
River Trent
River levels are rising at the Drakelow river gauge as a result of recent heavy rainfall. River levels are high but steady at the Drakelow river gauge. Consequently, flooding of property and farmland is possible this evening and overnight 17/11/2019. Flooding may affect properties around the Barton Turns area in Barton under Needwood and Lichfield Road area in Branston. Light rainfall is forecast over the next 24 hours. We expect river levels to remain high at the Drakelow river gauge this evening. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are actively checking river levels and the weather forecast. Please avoid using low lying footpaths and bridges near local watercourses and plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded. This message will be updated tomorrow morning, 17/11/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 29 Oct 2019 20:05
River Trent
River levels are falling steadily today Tuesday (29/10/2019), at the Drakelow river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall over the weekend. Consequently, the risk of flooding remains. No further rainfall is forecast. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please avoid contact with flood water and call 999 if in immediate danger. This message will be updated as the situation changes


Flood Warning issued on 29 Oct 2019 11:22
River Trent
River levels are falling steadily today Tuesday (29/10/2019), at the Drakelow river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall over the weekend. Consequently, the risk of flooding remains. No further rainfall is forecast. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please avoid contact with flood water and call 999 if in immediate danger. This message will be updated in 8 hours, or as the situation changes


Flood Warning issued on 28 Oct 2019 22:03
River Trent
River levels are steady but remain high today, Monday (28/10/2019), at the Drakelow river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall over the weekend. Consequently, the risk of flooding remains. No further rainfall is forecast over the next 24 hours. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please avoid contact with flood water and call 999 if in immediate danger. This message will be updated in 8 hours, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 28 Oct 2019 15:05
River Trent
River levels are steady but remain high today, Monday (28/10/2019), at the Drakelow river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall over the weekend. Consequently, the risk of flooding remains. No further rainfall is forecast. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please avoid contact with flood water and call 999 if in immediate danger. This message will be updated in 8 hours, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 28 Oct 2019 06:09
River Trent
River levels have risen at the Drakelow river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall over the past few days. Consequently, flooding of property, roads and farmland is possible later today, 28/10/19. Flooding may affect properties around the Barton Turns area in Barton under Needwood and Lichfield Road area in Branston. No further rainfall is forecast. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please avoid contact with flood water and call 999 if in immediate danger. This message will be updated in 8 hours, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 27 Oct 2019 17:27
River Trent
River levels remain high at the Yoxall river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall over the past few days. Consequently, flooding of property, roads and farmland remains possible today (27/10/19). No further rainfall is forecast. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are actively checking river levels and the weather forecast. There is no further rainfall forecast for the next few days. Please plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded and avoid using low lying footpaths and bridges near local watercourses. This message will be updated in 8 hours, or as the situation.


Flood Warning issued on 27 Oct 2019 11:33
River Trent
River levels remain high at the Yoxall river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall over the past few days. Consequently, flooding of property, roads and farmland remains possible today (27/10/19). No further rainfall is forecast. Our incident response staff are actively checking river levels and the weather forecast. Please call 999 if in immediate danger and avoid contact with flood water. This message will be updated in 8 hours, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 27 Oct 2019 07:11
River Trent
River levels have risen at the Yoxall river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding of property, roads and farmland is possible later this morning (27/10/19). No further rainfall is forecast. Our incident response staff are actively checking river levels and the weather forecast. Please call 999 if in immediate danger and avoid contact with flood water. This message will be updated in 8 hours, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 3 Oct 2019 17:24
River Trent
River levels remain high but steady at the Croxall river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall over the last 48 hours. Consequently, the risk of flooding remains today 03/10/2019, with further rainfall forecast this evening and overnight. Flooding is affecting properties around the Barton Turns area in Barton under Needwood and Lichfield Road area in Branston. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are actively checking river levels and the weather forecast. Please avoid contact with flood water, and follow guidance from emergency services. This message will be updated tomorrow morning, 04/10/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 3 Oct 2019 09:44
River Trent
River levels remain high but steady at the Croxall river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall over the last 48 hours. Consequently, the risk of flooding remains today 03/10/2019, with further rainfall forecast this evening and overnight. Flooding is affecting properties around the Barton Turns area in Barton under Needwood and Lichfield Road area in Branston. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are actively checking river levels and the weather forecast. Please avoid contact with flood water, and follow guidance from emergency services. This message will be updated this evening, 03/10/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 2 Oct 2019 18:44
River Trent
River levels are high but steady at the Croxall river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Consequently, the risk of flooding remains. Flooding is affecting properties around the Barton Turns area in Barton under Needwood and Lichfield Road area in Branston. We expect river levels to begin falling from tomorrow morning, 02/10/19. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are actively checking river levels and the weather forecast. Please avoid contact with flood water. This message will be updated tomorrow morning, 02/10/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 2 Oct 2019 09:50
River Trent
River levels have risen at the Croxall river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall over the last 48 hours. Consequently, flooding of property, roads and farmland is possible today 02/10/19. No further rainfall is forecast today, however further showers are forecast at the end of the week. Flooding is likely to affect properties around the Barton Turns area in Barton under Needwood and Lichfield Road area in Branston. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are actively checking river levels and the weather forecast. Please avoid contact with flood water. This message will be updated this evening, 02/10/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 1 Oct 2019 17:13
River Trent
River levels have risen at the Croxall river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding of property, roads and farmland is possible later tonight 01/10/19. Flooding is likely to affect properties around the Barton Turns area in Barton under Needwood and Lichfield Road area in Branston. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are actively checking river levels and the weather forecast. Please avoid contact with flood water. This message will be updated tomorrow morning, 02/10/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 15 Jun 2019 17:30
River Trent
River levels remain high at the Croxall river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall over the past 48 hours. Consequently, flooding of property and farmland is possible this evening and into tomorrow 16/06/2019. Flooding may affect properties around the Barton Turns area in Barton under Needwood and Lichfield Road area in Branston. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are actively checking river levels and the weather forecast. Please move family, pets, possessions, valuables and cars to safety as a precautionary measure. This message will be updated tomorrow, 16/06/2019, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 15 Jun 2019 11:47
River Trent
River levels remain high at the Croxall river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall over the past 48 hours. Consequently, flooding of property and farmland is possible today and into tomorrow 16/06/2019. Flooding may affect properties around the Barton Turns area in Barton under Needwood and Lichfield Road area in Branston. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are actively checking river levels and the weather forecast. Please move family, pets, possessions, valuables and cars to safety as a precautionary measure. This message will be updated later this afternoon, 15/06/2019, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 14 Jun 2019 20:26
River Trent
River levels are rising slowly at the Croxall river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall over the past 48 hours. Consequently, flooding of property and farmland is possible overnight and into tomorrow 15/06/2019. Flooding may affect properties around the Barton Turns area in Barton under Needwood and Lichfield Road area in Branston. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are actively checking river levels and the weather forecast. Please move family, pets, possessions, valuables and cars to safety as a precautionary measure. This message will be updated tomorrow morning, 15/06/2019, or as the situation changes.