Flood Warning Info - River Teign (Upper) from Clifford Bridge to Chudleigh

Area Description

riverside properties and roads between Clifford Bridge and Chudleigh, including Clifford Bridge, vulnerable parts of Dunsford, Bridford Mills, Christow Bridge, Doddiscombsleigh, Lower Ashton and Trusham.
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

The red highlighted area on the map below outlines the 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 16:03
River Teign
Heavy rain has fallen over the last 48 hours in the South Devon area, and river levels remain high. We expect riverside locations and roads between Clifford Bridge and Chudleigh to remain at risk. Flood waters may be deep and fast flowing in these areas. Residents are strongly urged to take action now. Remain safe and be aware of your local surroundings. Heaviest rain has cleared this area but rain showers are forecast for the next few days. We will be closely monitoring the situation and this message will be updated as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 16 Feb 2020 01:33
River Teign
Heavy rain will continue to fall in the South Devon area which is causing river levels to remain high. Properties and low lying areas around Clifford Bridge, including the camping and caravan site, Dunsford, including The Mill and adjacent properties Bridford Mills, Christow Bridge, Lower Ashton and Crocombe Bridge will remain at risk. Flood waters may be deep and fast flowing in these areas. Residents are strongly urged to take action now. Remain safe and be aware of your local surroundings. This message will be updated during Sunday afternoon, or earlier if the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 15 Feb 2020 15:32
River Teign
Flooding is expected on Saturday afternoon and into Sunday. Heavy rain falling in the South Devon area has caused river levels to rise Properties and low lying areas around Clifford Bridge, including the camping and caravan site, Dunsford, including The Mill and adjacent properties Bridford Mills, Christow Bridge, Lower Ashton and Crocombe Bridge will start to flood first from around 3:30pm on Saturday. Water levels are expected to be high for the rest of the weekend. Flood waters may be deep and fast flowing in these areas. Residents are strongly urged to take action now. Remain safe and be aware of your local surroundings. We will be closely monitoring the situation throughout the day and this message will be updated as the situation changes.