Flood Warning Info - River Wye at Ashford in the Water

Area Description

River Wye at Ashford in the Water.
This is a Flood Warning Area. For this area, you may receive Flood Warnings or Severe Flood Warnings.
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There are no Flood Warnings currently in force for this area. See below for historical flood warnings.

Area Covered by this Flood Warning

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Flood Warning History

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

  • 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 11 Nov 2019 21:16
River Wye
River levels have risen at the Ashford river gauge as a result of persistent rainfall. Consequently, flooding is expected around midnight, tonight. Areas most at risk are Church Street area at Ashford in the Water, and the A6 at Buxton. Further rainfall is forecast over the next 24 hours. River levels are expected to remain high overnight, 11/11/2019 and tomorrow morning, 12/11/2019. 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.