Flood Alert Info - River Trent in Nottinghamshire

Area Description

River Trent in Nottinghamshire from Castle Donington to Cromwell Weir.

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

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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


Flood Alert issued on 6 Apr 2018 06:25
River Trent
Levels are high but falling in the Nottingham Trent due to persistent rainfall and will continue to be high today, Friday 6th of April, affecting communities near to the River Trent. We urge residents to prepare, remain vigilant and avoid walking and driving through flood water. We are closely monitoring the situation. We have teams on the ground checking defences, clearing channels and operating structures. We will endeavour to update this message by Friday morning or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 5 Apr 2018 18:32
River Trent
Levels are high but falling in the Nottingham Trent due to persistent rainfall and will continue to be high throughout the remainder of Thursday 5th of April and into Friday 6th of April affecting communities near to the River Trent. We urge residents to prepare, remain vigilant and avoid walking and driving through flood water. We are closely monitoring the situation. We have teams on the ground checking defences, clearing channels and operating structures. We will endeavour to update this message by Friday morning or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 5 Apr 2018 07:21
River Trent
Levels are high but falling in the Nottingham Trent due to persistent rainfall and will continue to be high throughout Thursday 5th of April affecting communities near to the River Trent. . We urge residents to prepare, remain vigilant and avoid walking and driving through flood water. We are closely monitoring the situation. We have teams on the ground checking defences, clearing channels and operating structures. We will endeavour to update this message by Thursday evening or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 4 Apr 2018 20:32
River Trent
Levels continue to rise on the Nottingham River Trent due to recent heavy rain. River levels are expected to remain high today, before falling tomorrow. Flooding of low lying agricultural land and roads around communities near to the River Trent is possible, including cellars of low-lying properties at Cavendish Bridge, Attenborough, Clifton, Colwick, Stoke Bardolph, Gunthorpe, Hoveringham, Fiskerton, Farndon, Newark, Kelham, South Muskham, North Muskham and the Queens Drive Park and Ride site may be affected. Shelford to Gunthorpe Rd and Wykes Lane at Farndon may be impassable to traffic and Kelham Rd at Newark may be affected. We urge residents to prepare, remain vigilant and avoid walking and driving through flood water. We are closely monitoring the situation and will endeavour to update this message on Thursday morning, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 4 Apr 2018 07:41
River Trent
Levels continue to rise on the Nottingham River Trent due to recent heavy rain. River levels are expected to remain high today, before falling tomorrow. Flooding of low lying agricultural land and roads around communities near to the River Trent is possible, including cellars of low-lying properties at Cavendish Bridge, Attenborough, Clifton, Colwick, Stoke Bardolph, Gunthorpe, Hoveringham, Fiskerton, Farndon, Newark, Kelham, South Muskham, North Muskham and the Queens Drive Park and Ride site may be affected. Shelford to Gunthorpe Rd and Wykes Lane at Farndon may be impassable to traffic and Kelham Rd at Newark may be affected. We urge residents to prepare, remain vigilant and avoid walking and driving through flood water. We are closely monitoring the situation and will endeavour to update this message on Wednesday evening, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 3 Apr 2018 22:20
River Trent
Levels continue to rise on the Nottingham River Trent due to recent heavy rain. River levels will remain high tonight into tomorrow morning. As a result, flooding of low lying agricultural land and roads around communities near to the River Trent is possible, including cellars of low-lying properties at Cavendish Bridge, Attenborough, Clifton, Colwick, Stoke Bardolph, Gunthorpe, Hoveringham, Fiskerton, Farndon, Newark, Kelham, South Muskham, North Muskham and the Queens Drive Park and Ride site may be affected. We urge residents to prepare, remain vigilant and avoid walking and driving through flood water. We are closely monitoring the situation. We will endeavour to update this message by Wednesday morning or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 3 Apr 2018 11:59
River Trent
Levels continue to rise on the Nottingham River Trent due to recent heavy rain. River levels will remain high throughout today, Tuesday 3 April. As a result, flooding of low lying agricultural land and roads around communities near to the River Trent is possible, including cellars of low-lying properties at Cavendish Bridge, Attenborough, Clifton, Colwick, Stoke Bardolph, Gunthorpe, Hoveringham, Fiskerton, Farndon, Newark, Kelham, South Muskham, North Muskham and the Queens Drive Park and Ride site may be affected. We urge residents to prepare, remain vigilant and avoid walking and driving through flood water. We are closely monitoring the situation. We will endeavour to update this message by Tuesday evening or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 2 Apr 2018 20:57
River Trent
Levels on the Nottingham Trent are rising in response to recent heavy rainfall. As a result, flooding of low lying agricultural land and roads around communities near to the River Trent is possible. River levels will be at their highest until tomorrow, Tuesday 3rd of April. We urge residents to prepare, remain vigilant and avoid walking and driving through flood water. We are closely monitoring the situation. We will endeavour to update this message by Tuesday morning or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 2 Apr 2018 17:44
River Trent
Levels on the Nottingham Trent are rising in response to recent heavy rainfall. As a result, flooding of low lying agricultural land and roads around communities near to the River Trent is possible starting tonight around 10 pm. River levels will be at their highest until tomorrow, Tuesday 3rd of April. We urge residents to prepare, remain vigilant and avoid walking and driving through flood water. We are closely monitoring the situation. We will endeavour to update this message by Tuesday morning or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 15 Mar 2018 21:03
River Trent
Levels on the Nottingham Trent are high and steady due to recent heavy rainfall. As a result, flooding of low lying agricultural land and roads around communities near to the River Trent, cellars of low-lying properties at Cavendish Bridge is possible. River levels are likely to remain high for several days with further rain forecast. We urge residents to prepare, remain vigilant and avoid walking and driving through flood water. We are closely monitoring the situation. We will endeavour to update this message this evening or as the situation changes


Flood Alert issued on 15 Mar 2018 08:35
River Trent
Levels on the Nottingham Trent are high and steady due to recent heavy rainfall. As a result, flooding of low lying agricultural land and roads around communities near to the River Trent, cellars of low-lying properties at Cavendish Bridge is possible. River levels are likely to remain high for several days with further rain forecast. We urge residents to prepare, remain vigilant and avoid walking and driving through flood water. We are closely monitoring the situation. We will endeavour to update this message this evening or as the situation changes


Flood Alert issued on 14 Mar 2018 20:47
River Trent
Levels on the Nottingham Trent are high and steady due to recent heavy rainfall. As a result, flooding of low lying agricultural land and roads around communities near to the River Trent, cellars of low-lying properties at Cavendish Bridge is possible. River levels are likely to remain high for several days with further rain forecast. We urge residents to prepare, remain vigilant and avoid walking and driving through flood water. We are closely monitoring the situation. We will endeavour to update this message this evening or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 14 Mar 2018 12:31
River Trent
Levels on the Nottingham Trent are rising in response to persistent rainfall occurred yesterday. As a result, flooding of low lying agricultural land and roads around communities near to the River Trent, cellars of low-lying properties at Cavendish Bridge is possible starting imminently. River levels are rising. We urge residents to prepare, remain vigilant and avoid walking and driving through flood water. We are closely monitoring the situation. We will endeavour to update this message this evening or as the situation changes.