Flood Warning Info - South Cornwall Coast from Rame Head to Wembury Bay including tidal estuaries

Area Description

Rame Head to Wembury Bay including Kingsand, Cawsand, Cremyll, Millbrook, Torpoint, Saltash, Tideford, Calstock, St Budeaux, Stonehouse, Laira, Plympton Marsh Mills, Cattewater and tidal rivers Tamar, Plym and Yealm excluding Plymouth Barbican.

This is a Flood Warning Area. For this area, you may receive Flood Warnings or Severe Flood Warnings.
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Flood Warning Currently in Force

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

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Flood Warning issued on 3 Mar 2018 13:29
South Cornwall Coast
Flooding is expected over the high tide on Sunday morning (4th March). High water at Plymouth is at 7:21am, times of high water will vary along the coast. Winds from the east are generating large waves along the south coast. These combined with Force 6 winds, are forecast to cause flooding to properties up to 3 hours either side of high tide. Locations at risk include Notter Bridge, Embankment Road Plymouth, Ferry Terminals and Noss Mayo. Large waves and spray are likely so take care near coastal paths and promenades. Do not drive through flood water or waves. We are continuing to monitor the situation and will issue updates if the situation changes. Detailed tidal information for those who use it; The forecast high tide level at Plymouth is 3.07 mAOD, this is 0.44 metres above astronomical tide level, with Force 6 South, South Easterly winds and wave heights of 3.5m.


Flood Warning issued on 2 Mar 2018 16:13
South Cornwall Coast
Flooding is expected over the high tide on Saturday morning (3rd March). High water at Plymouth is at 6.39am, times of high water will vary along the coast. Winds from the east are generating large waves along the south coast. These combined with Force 7 winds, are forecast to cause flooding to properties up to 3 hours either side of high tide. Locations at risk include Notter Bridge, Embankment Road Plymouth, Ferry Terminals and Noss Mayo. Large waves and spray are likely so take care near coastal paths and promenades. Do not drive through flood water or waves. Current cold weather conditions are also likely to increase hazardous conditions along the coast. We are continuing to monitor the situation and will issue updates if the situation changes. Detailed tidal information for those who use it; The forecast high tide level at Plymouth is 2.99 mAOD, this is 0.33 metres above astronomical tide level, with Force 7 South Easterly winds and offshore wave heights of 2.2m.