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 9 Feb 2020 12:14
River levels have risen on the River Tees at Low Dinsdale as a result of persistent heavy rainfall caused by Storm Ciara. Property flooding is expected between 13:00 and 17:00 today, 09/02/2020. Areas most at risk are properties at Spa Wells and Old Fishlocks at Low Dinsdale. Please avoid contact with flood water and move possessions and valuables off the ground or to safety.
Rainfall is forecast to clear from lunchtime today, 09/02/2020. We expect river levels on the River Tees to continue to respond into this afternoon in response to the heavy rainfall and remain high for the rest of the day. We are closely monitoring the situation.
This message will be updated this evening, 09/02/2020, or as the situation changes.