Flood Warning Info - River Rother at Birdholme

Area Description

Birdholme including Storforth Lane, units off Britannia Road within the Vanguard Trading Estate, McGregors Way, and Burley Close.
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 16 Feb 2020 11:03
River Rother
River levels have risen on the Rother as a result of heavy rainfall associated with Storm Dennis. The area most at risk is Birdholme. No further significant rainfall is expected today, 16/02/20. Our incident response staff are closely monitoring the situation and our Leeds incident room is open. Please avoid using low lying footpaths and roads near watercourses, which may be flooded and be prepared to act on your flood plan. This message will be updated by 16:40 on 16/02/20, or as the situation changes.