Flood Warning Info - River Hipper at Central Chesterfield

Area Description

Chesterfield including Park Road on Ravenside Retail Park.
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 01:17
River Hipper
River levels have risen quickly and unexpectedly in the Rother catchment. We are closely monitoring the situation from our incident room. Please avoid using low lying footpaths and roads near watercourses, and be prepared to act on your flood plan. Please see GOV.UK for a 5 day flood forecast and for weather forecasts please see the Met Office. This message will be updated at 08:00 or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 21 Sep 2018 03:10
River Hipper
River levels have peaked and are falling. The immediate risk of property flooding has passed. Further showery rain is expected throughout Friday which may cause levels to rise again. The Leeds incident room is open and we are monitoring river levels closely. We will update this message as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 21 Sep 2018 00:27
River Hipper
River levels are currently rising in response to recent heavy rain. Showery rain is expected to continue through the night. Flooding of properties is expected. We are monitoring river levels closely and will update this message as the situation changes. Put your flood plan in place if you have one.