Flood Warning Info - Upper Frome at Maiden Newton

Area Description

Dorchester Road and Frome Lane area of Maiden Newton.

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


Flood Warning issued on 2 Apr 2018 05:21
Dorset Frome
Due to heavy overnight rainfall the water levels in the Upper Frome at Maiden Newton are rising and expected to peak at Maiden Newton this morning.


Flood Warning issued on 15 Mar 2018 04:34
Dorset Frome
River Levels at Maiden Newton on the upper River Frome are rising in response to overnight rainfall and have now exceeded Flood Warning levels. Rainfall is starting to slowly clear the area but levels are predicted to rise further.


Flood Warning issued on 14 Feb 2018 20:08
Dorset Frome
Water levels in the Upper Frome at Maiden Newton are rising and expected to peak at Maiden Newton in the next couple of hours. Showers are expected tonight but drier weather is forecast for Thursday. We will continue to monitor the situation and update this message should conditions change.


Flood Warning issued on 26 Dec 2017 19:37
Dorset Frome
Water levels in the upper Frome at Maiden Newton are rising and expected to peak during the evening of 26/12/2017. The rainfall is forecast to continue until about 20:00 pm (local time) on 26/12/2017.


Flood Warning issued on 1 Oct 2017 02:24
Dorset Frome
Water levels in the upper Frome at Maiden Newton are rising at present in response to the rainfall overnight.