Flood Warning Info - River Trent at Barrow upon Trent

Area Description

River Trent at Barrow upon Trent.
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 11:13
River Trent
River levels remain high but are beginning to fall slowly at the Willington and Shardlow river gauges. Levels are currently 3.14 m at Willington and 2.98 m at Shardlow. Consequently, flooding of property is expected to continue. These stations’ information is currently unavailable online. For the latest information, check the warnings and alerts in this area, or call Floodline on telephone: 0345 988 1188, or textphone: 0345 602 6340. Areas most at risk are Barrow upon Trent, including Church Lane, Brookfield and Chapel Lane, the A5132 between Willington, Barrow and Meadow Lane. Further rainfall is forecast for Wednesday and Thursday. We expect river levels to remain high for the next few days. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please have a bag ready with vital items like medicines & insurance documents, and move possessions & valuables off the ground or to safety. This message will be updated this evening, 19/02/2020, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 19 Feb 2020 04:49
River Trent
River levels remain high but are beginning to fall slowly at the Willington and Shardlow river gauges. Levels are currently 3.15 m at Willington and 3.05 m at Shardlow. Consequently, flooding of property is expected to continue. These stations’ information is currently unavailable online. For the latest information, check the warnings and alerts in this area, or call Floodline on telephone: 0345 988 1188, or textphone: 0345 602 6340. Areas most at risk are Barrow upon Trent, including Church Lane, Brookfield and Chapel Lane, the A5132 between Willington, Barrow and Meadow Lane. Further rainfall is forecast for Wednesday and Thursday. We expect river levels to remain high for the next few days. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are patrolling watercourses in the area & liaising with emergency services. This message will be updated in 8 hours, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 18 Feb 2020 23:50
River Trent
River levels remain high but are beginning to fall slowly at the Willington and Shardlow river gauges. Levels are currently 3.25 m at Willington and 3.12 m at Shardlow. Consequently, flooding of property is expected to continue. These stations’ information is currently unavailable online. For the latest information, check the warnings and alerts in this area, or call Floodline on telephone: 0345 988 1188, or textphone: 0345 602 6340. Areas most at risk are Barrow upon Trent, including Church Lane, Brookfield and Chapel Lane, the A5132 between Willington, Barrow and Meadow Lane. Further rainfall is forecast for Wednesday and Thursday. We expect river levels to remain high for the next few days. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are patrolling watercourses in the area & liaising with emergency services. This message will be updated in 8 hours, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 18 Feb 2020 16:01
River Trent
River levels remain high but are beginning to fall at the Willington and Shardlow river gauges. Levels are currently 3.35 m at Willington and 3.22 m at Shardlow. Consequently, flooding of property is expected to continue. These stations’ information is currently unavailable online. For the latest information, check the warnings and alerts in this area, or call Floodline on telephone: 0345 988 1188, or textphone: 0345 602 6340. Areas most at risk are Barrow upon Trent, including Church Lane, Brookfield and Chapel Lane, the A5132 between Willington, Barrow and Meadow Lane. Further rainfall is forecast for Wednesday & Thursday. We expect river levels to remain high for the next few days. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are patrolling watercourses in the area & liaising with emergency services. This message will be updated in 8 hours, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 18 Feb 2020 08:53
River Trent
River levels remain high but are beginning to fall at the Willington river gauge. Levels are expected to peak at the Shardlow gauge today around 3.3 – 3.4m. Consequently, flooding of property is expected to continue. Please note we are working to fix the erroneous forecast level at Shardlow on the river levels online service. Areas most at risk are Barrow upon Trent, including Church Lane, Brookfield & Chapel Lane, the A5132 between Willington, Barrow & Meadow Lane. Further rainfall is forecast for Wednesday & Thursday. We expect river levels to remain high for the next few days. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are patrolling watercourses in the area & liaising with emergency services. Please have a bag ready with vital items like medicines & insurance documents, & move possessions & valuables off the ground or to safety. This message will be updated this afternoon, 18/02/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 18 Feb 2020 02:14
River Trent
River levels are continuing to rise at the Willington river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding of property is expected to continue. Areas most at risk are Barrow upon Trent, including Church Lane, Brookfield and Chapel Lane, the A5132 between Willington, Barrow and Meadow Lane. Further light rainfall is forecast over the next 24 hours, with more rainfall expected for Wednesday and Thursday this week. We expect river levels to remain high today. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are patrolling watercourses in the area. Please move possessions and valuables off the ground or to safety and turn off gas, electricity and water. This message will be updated in the morning, 18/02/2020, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 18 Feb 2020 01:41
River Trent
River levels are continuing to rise at the Willington river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding of property is expected to continue. Areas most at risk are Barrow upon Trent, including Church Lane, Brookfield and Chapel Lane, the A5132 between Willington, Barrow and Meadow Lane. Further light rainfall is forecast over the next 24 hours, with more rainfall expected for Wednesday and Thursday this week. We expect river levels to remain high throughout tomorrow, 18/02/2020. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are patrolling watercourses in the area. Please move possessions and valuables off the ground or to safety and turn off gas, electricity and water. This message will be updated in the morning, 18/02/2020, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 17 Feb 2020 23:13
River Trent
River levels are continuing to rise at the Willington river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding of property is expected to continue. Areas most at risk are Barrow upon Trent, including Church Lane, Brookfield and Chapel Lane, the A5132 between Willington, Barrow and Meadow Lane. Further light rainfall is forecast over the next 24 hours, with more rainfall expected for Wednesday and Thursday this week. We expect river levels to remain high throughout tomorrow, 18/02/2020. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are patrolling watercourses in the area. Please move possessions and valuables off the ground or to safety and turn off gas, electricity and water. This message will be updated in the morning, 18/02/2020, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 17 Feb 2020 20:48
River Trent
River levels are continuing to rise at the Willington river gauge as a result of recent heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding of property is expected to continue. Areas most at risk are Barrow upon Trent, including Church Lane, Brookfield and Chapel Lane, the A5132 between Willington, Barrow and Meadow Lane. Further light rainfall is forecast over the next 24 hours, with more rainfall expected for Wednesday and Thursday this week. We expect river levels to remain high throughout tomorrow, 18/02/2020. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are patrolling watercourses in the area. Please move possessions and valuables off the ground or to safety and turn off gas, electricity and water. This message will be updated in 8 hours, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 17 Feb 2020 20:32
River Trent
River levels are continuing to rise at the Willington river gauge as a result of recent heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding of property is expected to continue. Areas most at risk are Barrow upon Trent, including Church Lane, Brookfield and Chapel Lane, the A5132 between Willington, Barrow and Meadow Lane. Further light rainfall is forecast over the next 24 hours, with more rainfall expected for Wednesday and Thursday this week. We expect river levels to peak tomorrow afternoon, 18/02/2020, and remain high throughout the day. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are patrolling watercourses in the area. Please move possessions and valuables off the ground or to safety and turn off gas, electricity and water. This message will be updated in 8 hours, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 17 Feb 2020 13:06
River Trent
River levels are still rising at the Willington Cableway river gauge as a result of persistent heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding of property is still possible. Areas most at risk are Barrow upon Trent, including Church Lane, Brookfield and Chapel Lane, the A5132 between Willington, Barrow and Meadow Lane. Further light rainfall is forecast over the next 48 hours.


Flood Warning issued on 17 Feb 2020 03:09
River Trent
River levels are rising at the Willington Cableway river gauge as a result of persistent heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding of property is possible now and until mid-day today, 17/02/2020. Areas most at risk are Barrow upon Trent, including Church Lane, Brookfield and Chapel Lane, the A5132 between Willington, Barrow and Meadow Lane. Further light rainfall is forecast over the next 48 hours. We expect river levels to begin falling around tomorrow evening.


Flood Warning issued on 16 Feb 2020 20:02
River Trent
River levels are rising at the Willington Cableway river gauge as a result of persistent heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding of property is possible from approximately midday tomorrow, 17/02/2020. Areas most at risk are Barrow upon Trent, including Church Lane, Brookfield and Chapel Lane, the A5132 between Willington, Barrow and Meadow Lane. Further light rainfall is forecast over the next 48 hours. We expect river levels to begin falling steadily tomorrow evening. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are patrolling watercourses in the area. Please move possessions and valuables off the ground or to safety and see the GOV.UK website for a 5 day flood forecast. This message will be updated tomorrow morning, 17/02/2020, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 11 Nov 2019 21:25
River Trent
River levels are high and steady at the Willington Cableway river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding of property, roads and farmland is expected to continue overnight, 11/11/2019. Areas most at risk are Barrow upon Trent, including Church Lane, Brookfield and Chapel Lane, the A5132 between Willington, Barrow and Meadow Lane. Further heavy rainfall is forecast over the next 24 hours. River levels are expected to remain high overnight, 11/11/2019 and tomorrow morning 21/11/2019. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please activate any property flood protection products you may have, such as flood barriers and air brick covers, and avoid contact with flood water. This message will be updated tomorrow morning, 12/11/2019, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 11 Nov 2019 13:32
River Trent
River levels are high and steady at the Willington Cableway river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding of property, roads and farmland is expected to continue today, 11/11/2019. Areas most at risk are Barrow upon Trent, including Church Lane, Brookfield and Chapel Lane, the A5132 between Willington, Barrow and Meadow Lane. Further heavy rainfall is forecast over the next 24 hours. River levels are expected to remain high today and overnight, 11/11/2019. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please activate any property flood protection products you may have, such as flood barriers and air brick covers, and avoid contact with flood water. This message will be updated tonight, 11/11/2019, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 11 Nov 2019 05:31
River Trent
River levels are forecast to rise at the Willington Cableway river gauge as a result of expected rainfall overnight. Consequently, flooding of property, roads and farmland is possible from around 13:30 today, 11/11/2019. Areas most at risk are Barrow upon Trent, including Church Lane, Brookfield and Chapel Lane, the A5132 between Willington, Barrow and Meadow Lane. Further heavy rainfall is forecast from Monday onwards. River levels are currently forecast to rise around 08:00 on 11/11/2019. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please activate any property flood protection products you may have, such as flood barriers and air brick covers, and avoid contact with flood water. This message will be updated this afternoon, 11/11/2019, or as the situation changes. We estimate that 0 to 2 properties will be affected in this flood warning area.


Flood Warning issued on 10 Nov 2019 23:31
River Trent
River levels are forecast to rise at the Willington Cableway river gauge as a result of expected rainfall overnight. Consequently, flooding of property, roads and farmland is possible from around 07:00 tomorrow, 11/11/2019. Areas most at risk are Barrow upon Trent, including Church Lane, Brookfield and Chapel Lane, the A5132 between Willington, Barrow and Meadow Lane. Further heavy rainfall is forecast over the next 36 hours. River levels are currently forecast to rise around 05:00 on 11/11/2019. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please activate any property flood protection products you may have, such as flood barriers and air brick covers, and avoid contact with flood water. This message will be updated tomorrow morning, 11/11/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 10 Nov 2019 02:34
River Trent
River levels have now fallen below the flood risk threshold. There is no longer a threat of flooding, though standing water and debris may still remain. This flood warning is likely to be removed on Sunday morning, 10/11/19. Further rainfall is forecast from Monday morning, 11/11/19 We are closely monitoring the situation. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses and see the GOV.UK website for a 5 day flood forecast.


Flood Warning issued on 10 Nov 2019 02:26
River Trent
River levels are high but steady at the Willington Cableway river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Areas most at risk are Barrow upon Trent, including Church Lane, Brookfield and Chapel Lane, the A5132 between Willington, Barrow and Meadow Lane. Further rainfall is forecast. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are patrolling watercourses in the area. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses and see the GOV.UK website for a 5 day flood forecast. This message will be updated in 8 hours, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 9 Nov 2019 18:41
River Trent
River levels are high but steady at the Willington Cableway river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Areas most at risk are Barrow upon Trent, including Church Lane, Brookfield and Chapel Lane, the A5132 between Willington, Barrow and Meadow Lane. Further rainfall is forecast. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are patrolling watercourses in the area. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses and see the GOV.UK website for a 5 day flood forecast. This message will be updated this later evening, 09/11/2019, or as the situation changes."


Flood Warning issued on 9 Nov 2019 10:25
River Trent
River levels are high and rising slowly at the Willington river gauge as a result of persistent heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding of property, roads and farmland is possible today, 09/11/19. Areas most at risk are Barrow upon Trent, including Church Lane, Brookfield and Chapel Lane, the A5132 between Willington, Barrow and Meadow Lane. Further light rainfall is forecast over the next 24 hours. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please move possessions and valuables off the ground or to safety and avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses. This message will be updated this evening, 09/11/2019, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 29 Oct 2019 17:01
River Trent
The Flood Warning for the area has now been removed. However, a Flood Alert remains in force for the wider area, so flooding may still affect roads and low lying land. No further rainfall is forecast but we expect river levels to remain high in this area into the weekend. We continue to monitor the situation. Please plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded, and avoid contact with flood water.


Flood Warning issued on 29 Oct 2019 08:35
River Trent
River levels are high but steady at the Shardlow river gauge as a result of recent heavy rainfall. Consequently, the risk of flooding remains. Areas most at risk are Barrow upon Trent, including Church Lane, Brookfield and Chapel Lane, the A5132 between Willington, Barrow and Meadow Lane. No further rainfall is forecast. We expect river levels to remain high for the next 48 hours. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are patrolling watercourses in the area. Please avoid contact with flood water and move possessions and valuables off the ground or to safety. This message will be updated this afternoon, 29/10/2019, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 28 Oct 2019 21:33
River Trent
River levels are high but steady at the Willington Cableway river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Consequently, the risk of flooding remains. Areas most at risk are Barrow upon Trent, including Church Lane, Brookfield and Chapel Lane, the A5132 between Willington, Barrow and Meadow Lane. No further rainfall is forecast. River levels are currently at 3.3m at the Willington gauge and 3.0m at the Shardlow gauge. We expect river levels to remain high until 00:00 (midnight) on 30/10/19. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please avoid contact with flood water and move possessions and valuables off the ground or to safety. This message will be updated tomorrow morning, 29/10/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 28 Oct 2019 17:37
River Trent
River levels are high but steady at the Willington Cableway river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Consequently, the risk of flooding remains. Areas most at risk are Barrow upon Trent, including Church Lane, Brookfield and Chapel Lane, the A5132 between Willington, Barrow and Meadow Lane. No further rainfall is forecast. River levels are currently at 3.3m at the Willington gauge and 3.0m at the Shardlow gauge. We expect river levels to remain high until 00:00 (midnight) on 30/10/19. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please avoid contact with flood water and move possessions and valuables off the ground or to safety. This message will be updated this evening, 28/10/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 28 Oct 2019 09:38
River Trent
River levels are high but steady at the Willington Cableway river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Consequently, the risk of flooding remains. Areas most at risk are Barrow upon Trent, including Church Lane, Brookfield and Chapel Lane, the A5132 between Willington, Barrow and Meadow Lane. No further rainfall is forecast. We expect river levels to remain high until 00:00 on 30/10/19. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please avoid contact with flood water and move possessions and valuables off the ground or to safety. This message will be updated this afternoon, 28/10/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 27 Oct 2019 20:12
River Trent
River levels are high but steady at the Willington Cableway river gauge as a result of recent heavy rainfall. Consequently, the risk of flooding remains. Areas most at risk are Barrow upon Trent, including Church Lane, Brookfield and Chapel Lane, the A5132 between Willington, Barrow and Meadow Lane. No further rainfall is forecast. We expect river levels to remain high until tomorrow morning, 28/10/2019. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please avoid contact with flood water and move possessions and valuables off the ground or to safety. This message will be updated tomorrow morning, 28/10/2019, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 27 Oct 2019 13:02
River Trent
River levels are rising at the Willington Cableway river gauge as a result of recent heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding of property is expected to begin this evening, 27/10/2019, until tomorrow evening, 28/10/2019. Areas most at risk are Barrow upon Trent, including Church Lane, Brookfield and Chapel Lane, the A5132 between Willington, Barrow and Meadow Lane. No further rainfall is forecast. We expect river levels to rise steadily overnight, and peak tomorrow afternoon. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are patrolling watercourses in the area. Please avoid contact with flood water and move possessions and valuables off the ground or to safety. This message will be updated this evening, 27/10/2019, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 27 Oct 2019 12:50
River Trent
River levels are rising at the Willington Cableway river gauge as a result of recent heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding of property is expected to begin from 15:00 today, 27/10/2019, until tomorrow evening, 28/10/2019. Areas most at risk are Barrow upon Trent, including Church Lane, Brookfield and Chapel Lane, the A5132 between Willington, Barrow and Meadow Lane. No further rainfall is forecast. We expect river levels to rise steadily overnight, and peak tomorrow afternoon. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are patrolling watercourses in the area. Please avoid contact with flood water and move possessions and valuables off the ground or to safety. This message will be updated this evening, 27/10/2019, or as the situation changes.