Flood Alert Info - Lower Dove Brooks and Egginton Brook in Derbyshire

Area Description

Low-lying land and roads on the Foston Brook, Hilton Brook and Egginton Brook.

This is a Flood Alert Area. For this area the highest level of flood notification that you will receive is a Flood Alert. No Flood Warnings or Severe Flood Warnings are issued for this area.
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Flood Alert Currently in Force

There are no Flood Alerts currently in force for this area. See below for historical flood warnings.

Area Covered by this Flood Alert

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Flood Alert History

Number of historic Flood Alerts that have previously been recorded for this area:
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Historical Flood Alert Messages for this Area

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Flood Alert issued on 2 Apr 2018 17:21
Egginton Brook, Foston Brook, Hilton Brook
River levels will remain high for the rest of the day. No flooding of properties is expected and no warnings are expected to be issued. Take care near areas of concern and monitor your local weather conditions and the GOV.UK website. Showers are expected tomorrow. We will continue to monitor river levels in this location.


Flood Alert issued on 2 Apr 2018 12:23
Egginton Brook, Foston Brook, Hilton Brook
The Hilton Brook is steadily rising, there may be flooding to low lying land and roads in the Hilton and Scropton areas. This morning’s rainfall has resulted in the steady rise of water levels on the Hilton, Foston and Eggington Brooks. We expect the brooks to remain high for the remainder of today (Monday 2nd April). Further showers are forecast this afternoon which may lead to further flood risk, so it is important to remain vigilant. We will continue to closely monitor river levels in this location. At the time of this statement, no flooding of properties is expected and no warnings are expected to be issued. Take care near areas of concern and monitor your local weather conditions and the GOV.UK website.


Flood Alert issued on 12 Mar 2018 15:56
Egginton Brook, Foston Brook, Hilton Brook
Rain has continued to fall over the River Dove catchment today (Monday 12 March). This has resulted in the River levels rising on the Hilton Brook and Foston brook and we expect there to be flooding to low lying land and roads this evening. The forecast is for the rain to clear the area this evening, and tomorrow should be predominantly dry. Flood Warnings have been issued where required. Take care near areas of concern and monitor your local weather conditions and the GOV.UK website. We will continue to monitor the situation carefully, and we have staff out in the area, working with our professional partners.