Flood Warning Info - River Doe Lea at Bolsover Coking Works and Netherthorpe

Area Description

Bolsover including Buttermilk Lane and the area around Buttermilk Bridge, including the works. Netherthorpe including Netherthorpe School, Riverdale Park and some properties on Worksop Road.
This is a Flood Warning Area. For this area, you may receive Flood Warnings or Severe Flood Warnings.
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Flood Warning History

Number of historic Flood Warnings that have previously been recorded for this area:

Historical Flood Warning Messages for this Area


Flood Warning issued on 17 Feb 2020 02:47
River Doe Lea
River levels on the Doe Lea will continue to fall below levels of concern throughout Monday morning (17th February). Scattered showers are forecast this evening and over the next couple of days, although significant impacts from rainfall are not expected on the rivers. We are closely monitoring the situation from the Leeds incident room. Please avoid using low lying footpaths and roads near watercourses, which may be flooded, and avoid contact with flood water. To report property flooding call 0800 80 70 60. Please see GOV.UK for a 5 day flood forecast. This message will be updated by 10:50 17/02/20 or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 16 Feb 2020 18:07
River Doe Lea
River levels remain high on the Doe Lea today, 16/02/20, as a result of heavy rainfall from Storm Dennis. Levels have peaked and have begun to fall, but are expected to remain high into tomorrow morning, 17/02/20. The risk of flooding to properties, low-lying land and roads remains throughout today, 16/02/20, and so this Flood Warning remains in force. Scattered showers are forecast this evening and over the next couple of days, although significant impacts from rainfall are not expected on the rivers. We are closely monitoring the situation from the Leeds incident room. Please avoid using low lying footpaths and roads near watercourses, which may be flooded, and avoid contact with flood water. To report property flooding call 0800 80 70 60. Please see GOV.UK for a 5 day flood forecast. This message will be updated by 02:10, 17/02/20 or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 16 Feb 2020 04:16
River Doe Lea
River levels have risen rapidly as a result of heavy rainfall overnight. Consequently, flooding of property, roads and farmland is expected today, 16/02/20. Areas most at risk are the Bolsover Coking Works and Netherthorpe. Further rainfall is forecast over the next 24 hours. We expect river levels to remain high during Sunday. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are closely monitoring the forecast. Please put your flood plan into action. This message will be updated by 12:15 on 16/02/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 10 Feb 2020 07:21
River Doe Lea
River levels remain high but are now falling following persistent heavy rainfall due to Storm Ciara. Whilst further showers are forecast throughout today, 10/02/20, we do not expect these to cause significant impacts to river levels, which should continue to fall. Consequently we expect the risk of flooding to reduce throughout the day, and will review the continuing need for this warning once the river drops below levels of concern. To report flooding impacts, please call our incident hotline on 0800 80 70 60. We continue to closely monitor the situation from our incident room. Please see GOV.UK for a 5 day flood forecast, plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded, and avoid contact with flood water. We will update this message by 12:00 10/02/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 9 Feb 2020 17:26
River Doe Lea
River levels are rising as a result of heavy rainfall associated with storm Ciara. Consequently, river levels are expected to peak around 19:00. Areas most at risk are properties at Bolsover Coking Works and Netherthorpe Further showers are forecast over the next 24 hours and we expect river levels to remain high overnight and in to the morning of 10/02/2020. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are checking defences and closely monitoring the forecast. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses and plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded. This message will be updated by 00:30 on 10/02/2020, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 15 Nov 2019 09:15
River Doe Lea
This Warning is still in force today (15/11/2019) due to the high river levels from last nights rainfall. Levels peaked overnight and are currently falling. No further significant rainfall is expected over today and tomorrow. We currently anticipate removing this Warning later this afternoon. However, there is potential for a heavier band of rain to move across South Yorkshire/Derbyshire on Sunday (17/11/2019). We are monitoring this situation closely and we continue to support the coordinated multi‐agency response and our incident room is open 24/7. Please avoid contact with floodwater and plan journeys to avoid low-lying roads. Stay away from embankments holding back flood water and if you spot any issues, please report these using our Incident Hotline 0800 80 70 60. Visit Gov.UK for the latest information on flood warnings in force, river levels, and five day flood forecast.’ This message will be updated by 17:15 on the 15/11/2019, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 15 Nov 2019 00:43
River Doe Lea
River levels have peaked on the Doe Lea and are slowly falling. A band of rain has now moved across South Yorkshire/Derbyshire this evening (14th November) and scattered showers are forecast overnight tonight. The Leeds incident room remains open and we will be closely monitoring the situation and the need to maintain this flood warning. See GOV.UK for a 5 day flood forecast. Our staff have deployed pumps, people and equipment. This message will be updated by 00:15 on 15/11/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 14 Nov 2019 20:01
River Doe Lea
River levels have risen as a result of the persistent heavy rainfall that has fallen today. Consequently, flooding of property and roads across the areas of Bolsover Coking Works and Netherthorpe is possible this evening, 14/11/19. A band of rain is moving across the area which will pass over shortly, this will be followed by showers overnight and into tomorrow, 15/11/2019. Given the wet ground conditions, we expect local rivers to respond and rise, however river levels are not expected to reach heights seen last week 7/11/2019. We currently expect to see peak levels at around 22:00 this evening. We are monitoring the situation as our incident room is open 24/7, and are continuing to liaise closely with our partners. See GOV.UK for a 5 day flood forecast and plan journeys to avoid low-lying roads which may be affected. This message will be updated at 04:00 on 15/11/2019 or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 8 Nov 2019 21:02
River Doe Lea
River levels have risen as a result of the persistent heavy rainfall yesterday (07/11/2019) and throughout the night. Further showers are forecast over the next 24 hours however we do not expect this rainfall to cause any further impacts to the river levels and river levels are slowly falling. We do expect river levels to remain high until around 07:00 on 09/11/19. Our incident response staff are closely monitoring the forecast and our incident room is open. Please put your flood plan into action and see the GOV.UK website for a 5 day flood forecast. This message will be updated by 00:15, 09/11/2019, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 8 Nov 2019 13:16
River Doe Lea
River levels at Staveley have peaked today (8/11/19) and levels will continue to fall slowly throughout today. However this warning will remain in force until levels have falling further. We are closely monitoring the situation from the Leeds Incident Room which is still open. Please be aware that there may still be standing water and debris around so remain aware of your surroundings when in this area. If you have been affected by flooding call the Incident Hotline on 0800 80 70 60. This message will be updated in 8 hours, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 8 Nov 2019 01:17
River Doe Lea
River levels have risen as a result of yesterday's heavy rainfall. Flooding of property and roads is expected today (08/11/19). We expect river levels to remain high until 09:00 on 08/11/19. Our incident response staff are closely monitoring the situation and our incident room is open. Please put your flood plan into action and see the GOV.UK website for a 5 day flood forecast.


Flood Warning issued on 7 Nov 2019 14:25
River Doe Lea
River levels have risen as a result of the persistent heavy rainfall today. Consequently, flooding of property and roads across the areas of Bolsover Coking Works and Netherthorpe is expected today, 07/11/19. Further rainfall is forecast over the next 24 hours and we expect river levels to remain high until 09:00 on 08/11/19. Our incident response staff are closely monitoring the forecast and our incident room is open. Please put your flood plan into action and see the GOV.UK website for a 5 day flood forecast. This message will be updated in 8 hours, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 26 Oct 2019 20:49
River Doe Lea
River levels have risen as a result of heavy rainfall. Levels remain high and are currently peaking. No further rainfall is expected and consequently no additional property flooding is expected. The areas most at risk are Bolsover Coking Works and Netherthorpe. Our incident response staff are closely monitoring the situation from the Leeds incident room. Please see the GOV.UK website for a 5 day flood forecast. This message will be updated by 04:00 in the morning, 27/10/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 26 Oct 2019 11:32
River Doe Lea
River levels have risen as a result of heavy rainfall and levels are forecast to continue to rise over the next 3 to 4 hours. Consequently, flooding of property is possible in the next few hours. We expect river levels to rise until around 15:00 today, 26/10/19. Areas most at risk are Bolsover Coking Works and Netherthorpe. Our incident response staff are closely monitoring the forecast from the Leeds incident room. Please put your flood plan into action, and see the GOV.UK website for a 5 day flood forecast. This message will be updated by 19:30 on 26/10/19, or as the situation changes.