Flood Alert Info - River Amber in Derbyshire

Area Description

River Amber in Derbyshire.

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

Important information
Flood Alert issued on 2 Apr 2018 20:58
River Amber
Levels are high and rising in the River Amber due to heavy rainfall. As a result, flooding of low lying agricultural land and roads around Ambergate is possible. 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 12:31
River Amber
Levels on the River Amber are expected to respond to recent rainfall. Further rainfall is forecast throughout today. River levels are likely to be at their highest early this evening (Monday 02 April). As a result, flooding of low lying agricultural land and roads around Ambergate is possible starting this afternoon. 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 Monday evening or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 31 Mar 2018 21:10
River Amber
Levels on the River Amber are steady and expected to fall throughout tonight Saturday 31st March. Flooding of low lying agricultural land and roads around Ambergate is possible. 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 Sunday morning or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 31 Mar 2018 10:46
River Amber
Levels on the River Amber are rising in response to heavy rainfall levels will continue to rise over today Saturday 31st March. Further light showers may fall over the day. As a result, flooding of low lying agricultural land and roads around Ambergate is possible. 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 Saturday evening or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 30 Mar 2018 17:50
River Amber
Levels on the River Amber are rising in response to heavy rainfall, which will continue overnight. As a result, flooding of low lying agricultural land and roads around Ambergate is possible starting in the early hours of tomorrow morning. 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 Saturday morning or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 12 Mar 2018 20:20
River Amber
Levels are high on the River Amber due to heavy rainfall over the last 12 hours. Flooding will continue throughout the remainder of Monday 12th March and into Tuesday 13th March and will affect low lying agricultural land and roads around Ambergate. 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 as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 12 Mar 2018 15:29
River Amber
Levels on the River Amber are rising in response to heavy rainfall, which will continue throughout today, Monday 12th March. As a result, flooding of low lying agricultural land and roads around Ambergate is possible starting this afternoon. 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 Monday evening or as the situation changes.