Flood Alert Info - Lower River Derwent

Area Description

Local roads and low-lying land around Stamford Bridge, Pocklington, Wressle, Wilberfoss and Elvington.
This is a Flood Alert Area. For this area the highest level of flood notification that you will receive is a Flood Alert. No Flood Warnings or Severe Flood Warnings are issued for this area.
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Flood Alert History

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Historical Flood Alert Messages for this Area


Flood Alert issued on 3 Mar 2020 14:16
River Derwent
This flood alert remains in force as the River Derwent remains high following recent heavy rainfall. Levels on the lower River Derwent, particularly around Elvington, will remain high during Tuesday 03/03/2020. Flooding of roads and farmland remains possible. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near watercourses and plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers which may be flooded. Please see the gov.uk website for up to date river levels. We are continuing to monitor the situation closely. We will update this message in 8 hours or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 3 Mar 2020 08:08
River Derwent
This flood alert remains in force as the River Derwent remains high following recent heavy rainfall. Levels on the lower River Derwent, particularly around Elvington, will remain high during Tuesday 03/03/2020. Flooding of roads and farmland remains possible. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near watercourses and plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers which may be flooded. Please see the gov.uk website for up to date river levels. We are continuing to monitor the situation closely. We will update this message in 8 hours or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 2 Mar 2020 20:11
River Derwent
This flood alert remains in force as the River Derwent remains high following recent heavy rainfall. Levels on the lower River Derwent, particularly around Elvington, will remain high overnight on Monday 02/03/2020. Flooding of roads and farmland remains possible. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near watercourses and plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers which may be flooded. Please see the gov.uk website for up to date river levels. We are continuing to monitor the situation closely. We will update this message in 8 hours or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 2 Mar 2020 14:19
River Derwent
This flood alert remains in force as the River Derwent remains high following recent heavy rainfall. Levels on the lower River Derwent, particularly around Elvington, will remain high on Monday 02/03/2020. Flooding of roads and farmland remains possible. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near watercourses and plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers which may be flooded. Please see the gov.uk website for up to date river levels. We are continuing to monitor the situation closely. We will update this message in 8 hours or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 2 Mar 2020 07:01
River Derwent
This flood alert remains in force as the River Derwent remains high following recent heavy rainfall. Levels on the lower River Derwent, particularly around Elvington, will remain high on Monday 02/03/2020. Flooding of roads and farmland remains possible. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near watercourses and plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers which may be flooded. Please see the gov.uk website for up to date river levels. We are continuing to monitor the situation closely. We will update this message in 8 hours or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 1 Mar 2020 22:41
River Derwent
"This flood alert remains in force as the River Derwent remains high following recent heavy rainfall. Levels on the lower River Derwent, particularly around Elvington, will remain high through Sunday night (01/03/2020) and into Monday. Flooding of roads and farmland remains possible. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near watercourses and plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers which may be flooded. Please see the gov.uk website for up to date river levels. We are continuing to monitor the situation closely. We will update this message in 8 hours or as the situation changes. "


Flood Alert issued on 1 Mar 2020 14:25
River Derwent
This flood alert remains in force as the River Derwent remains high following recent heavy rainfall. Levels on the lower River Derwent, particularly around Elvington, will remain high throughout Sunday (01/03/2020) and into Monday. Flooding of roads and farmland remains possible. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near watercourses and plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers which may be flooded. Please see the gov.uk website for up to date river levels. We are continuing to monitor the situation closely. We will update this message in 8 hours or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 1 Mar 2020 06:31
River Derwent
This flood alert remains in force as the River Derwent remains high following recent heavy rainfall. Levels on the lower River Derwent, particularly around Elvington, will remain high throughout Sunday (01/03/2020) and into Monday. Flooding of roads and farmland remains possible. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near watercourses and plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers which may be flooded. Please see the gov.uk website for up to date river levels. Our Incident Room is open and we are monitoring the situation closely. We will update this message in 8 hours or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 29 Feb 2020 22:22
River Derwent
This flood alert remains in force as the River Derwent remains high following recent heavy rainfall. Levels on the lower River Derwent, particularly around Elvington, will remain high throughout Sunday (1/3/2020) and into Monday. Flooding of roads and farmland remains possible. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near watercourses and plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers which may be flooded. Please see the gov.uk website for up to date river levels. Our Incident Room is open and we are monitoring the situation closely. We will update this message in 8 hours or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 29 Feb 2020 14:24
River Derwent
This flood alert remains in force as the River Derwent remains high following recent heavy rainfall. Levels on the lower River Derwent, particularly around Elvington, will remain high throughout Saturday (29/2/2020). Further rainfall is expected over the weekend. Flooding of roads and farmland remains possible. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near watercourses and plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers which may be flooded. Please see the gov.uk website for up to date river levels. Our Incident Room is open and we are monitoring the situation closely. We will update this message in 8 hours or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 29 Feb 2020 06:25
River Derwent
This flood alert remains in force as the River Derwent remains high following recent heavy rainfall. Levels on the lower River Derwent, particularly around Elvington, will remain high throughout Saturday (29/2/2020). Further rainfall is expected over the weekend. Flooding of roads and farmland remains possible. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near watercourses and plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers which may be flooded. Please see the gov.uk website for up to date river levels. Our Incident Room is open and we are monitoring the situation closely. We will update this message in 8 hours or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 28 Feb 2020 22:28
River Derwent
This flood alert remains in force as the River Derwent remains high following recent heavy rainfall. Levels on the lower River Derwent, particularly around Elvington, will remain high overnight into Saturday (29/2/2020). Further rainfall is expected towards the weekend. Flooding of roads and farmland remains possible. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near watercourses and plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers which may be flooded. Please see the gov.uk website for up to date river levels. Our Incident Room is open and we are monitoring the situation closely. We will update this message in 8 hours or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 28 Feb 2020 14:33
River Derwent
This flood alert remains in force as the River Derwent remains high following recent heavy rainfall. Levels on the lower River Derwent, particularly around Elvington, will remain high throughout Friday 28/02/2020. Further rainfall is expected towards the weekend. Flooding of roads and farmland remains possible. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near watercourses and plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers which may be flooded. Please see the gov.uk website for up to date river levels. Our Incident Room is open and we are monitoring the situation closely. We will update this message in 8 hours or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 28 Feb 2020 06:40
River Derwent
This flood alert remains in force as the River Derwent remains high following recent heavy rainfall. Levels on the lower River Derwent, particularly around Elvington, will remain high throughout Friday 28/02/2020. Further rainfall is expected towards the weekend. Flooding of roads and farmland remains possible. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near watercourses and plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers which may be flooded. Please see the gov.uk website for up to date river levels. Our Incident Room is open and we are monitoring the situation closely. We will update this message in 8 hours or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 27 Feb 2020 22:56
River Derwent
This flood alert remains in force as the River Derwent remains high following recent heavy rainfall. Levels on the lower River Derwent, particularly around Elvington, will remain high throughout Friday 28/02/2020. Further rainfall is expected towards the weekend. Flooding of roads and farmland remains possible. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near watercourses and plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers which may be flooded. Please see the gov.uk website for up to date river levels. Our Incident Room is open and we are monitoring the situation closely. We will update this message in 8 hours or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 27 Feb 2020 14:52
River Derwent
This flood alert remains in force as the River Derwent remains high following recent heavy rainfall. Levels on the lower River Derwent, particularly around Elvington, will remain high throughout Thursday 27/02/2020. Further rainfall is expected towards the weekend. Flooding of roads and farmland remains possible. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near watercourses and plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers which may be flooded. Please see the gov.uk website for up to date river levels. Our Incident Room is open and we are monitoring the situation closely. We will update this message in 8 hours or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 27 Feb 2020 07:11
River Derwent
This flood alert remains in force as the River Derwent remains high following recent heavy rainfall. Levels on the lower River Derwent, particularly around Elvington, will remain high on Thursday 27/02/2020. Further rainfall is expected towards the weekend. Flooding of roads and farmland remains possible. Avoid using low lying footpaths near watercourses and plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers which may be flooded. Please see the gov.uk website for up to date river levels. Our Incident Room is open and we are monitoring the situation closely. We will update this message in 8 hours or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 26 Feb 2020 23:11
River Derwent
This flood alert remains in force as the River Derwent remains high following recent heavy rainfall. Levels on the lower River Derwent, particularly around Elvington, will remain high throughout Wednesday evening and into Thursday 27/02/2020. Further rainfall is expected towards the weekend. Flooding of roads and farmland remains possible. Avoid using low lying footpaths near watercourses and plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers which may be flooded. Please see the gov.uk website for up to date river levels. Our Incident Room is open and we are monitoring the situation closely. We will update this message in 8 hours or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 26 Feb 2020 15:46
River Derwent
This flood alert remains in force as the River Derwent remains high following recent heavy rainfall. Levels on the lower River Derwent, particularly around Elvington, will remain high throughout Wednesday evening and into Thursday 27/02/2020. Further rainfall is expected towards the weekend. Flooding of roads and farmland remains possible. Avoid using low lying footpaths near watercourses and plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers which may be flooded. Please see the gov.uk website for up to date river levels. Our Incident Room is open and we are monitoring the situation closely. We will update this message in 8 hours or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 26 Feb 2020 07:31
River Derwent
This flood alert remains in force as the River Derwent remains high following recent heavy rainfall. Levels on the lower River Derwent, particularly around Elvington, will remain high on Wednesday 26/02/2020. Further rainfall is expected towards the weekend. Flooding of roads and farmland remains possible. Avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses and plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers which may be flooded. Please see the gov.uk website for up to date river levels. Our Incident Room is open and we are monitoring the situation closely. We will update this message in 8 hours or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 25 Feb 2020 23:13
River Derwent
This flood alert remains in force as the River Derwent remains high following recent heavy rainfall. Levels on the lower River Derwent, particularly around Elvington, will remain high throughout tonight and into Wednesday 26/02/2020. Further bands of rain are forecast over the next few days and we will continue to monitor the impact. Flooding of roads and farmland remains possible. Avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses and plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers which may be flooded. Please see the gov.uk website for up to date river levels. Our Incident Room is open and we are monitoring the situation closely. We will update this message in 8 hours or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 25 Feb 2020 15:26
River Derwent
This flood alert remains in force as the River Derwent remains high following recent heavy rainfall. Levels on the lower River Derwent, particularly around Elvington will remain high through Tuesday 25/02/2020. Further bands of rain are forecast for the next few days and we will continue to monitor the impact. Flooding of roads and farmland is possible. Avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses and plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers which may be flooded. Please see the gov.uk website for up to date river levels. Our Incident Room is open and we are monitoring the situation closely. We will update this message in 8 hours or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 25 Feb 2020 06:49
River Derwent
This flood alert remains in force as the River Derwent remains high following recent heavy rainfall. Levels on the lower River Derwent, particularly around Elvington will remain high overnight and into Tuesday 25/02/2020. Further bands of rain are forecast for the next few days and we will continue to monitor the impact. Flooding of roads and farmland is possible. Avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses and plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers which may be flooded. Please see the gov.uk website for up to date river levels. Our Incident Room is open and we are monitoring the situation closely. We will update this message in 8 hours or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 24 Feb 2020 22:36
River Derwent
This flood alert remains in force as the River Derwent remains high following recent heavy rainfall. Levels on the lower River Derwent, particularly around Elvington will remain high overnight and into Tuesday 25/02/2020. Further bands of rain are forecast for the next few days and we will continue to monitor the impact of this. Flooding of roads and farmland is possible. Avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses and plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded. Please see the gov.uk website for up to date river levels. Our Incident Room is open and we are monitoring the situation closely. We will update this message in 8 hours or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 24 Feb 2020 14:37
River Derwent
This flood alert remains in force as the River Derwent remains high following recent heavy rainfall. Levels on the lower River Derwent, particularly around Elvington will remain high throughout Monday 24/02/2020. Further bands of rain are forecast for the next few days and we will continue to monitor the impact of this. Flooding of roads and farmland is possible. Avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses and plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded. Please see the gov.uk website for up to date river levels. Our Incident Room is open and we are monitoring the situation closely. We will update this message in 8 hours or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 24 Feb 2020 06:25
River Derwent
This flood alert remains in force as the River Derwent remains high following recent heavy rainfall. Levels on the lower River Derwent, particularly around Elvington will remain high throughout Monday 24/02/2020. Further bands of rain are forecast for the next few days and we will continue to monitor the impact of this. Flooding of roads and farmland is possible. Avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses and plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded. Please see the gov.uk website for up to date river levels. Our Incident Room is open and we are monitoring the situation closely. We will update this message in 8 hours or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 23 Feb 2020 22:26
River Derwent
This flood alert remains in force as the River Derwent remains high following recent heavy rainfall. Levels on the lower River Derwent, particularly around Elvington will remain high overnight into Monday 24/02/2020. Further bands of rain are forecast for the next few days and we will continue to monitor the impact of this. Flooding of roads and farmland is possible. Avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses and plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded. Please see the gov.uk website for up to date river levels. Our Incident Room is open and we are monitoring the situation closely. We will update this message in 8 hours or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 23 Feb 2020 14:24
River Derwent
This flood alert remains in force as the River Derwent remains high following recent heavy rainfall. Levels on the lower River Derwent, particularly around Elvington will remain high throughout today (Sunday 23/02/2020). Further bands of rain are forecast for the next few days and we will continue to monitor the impact of this. Flooding of roads and farmland is possible. Avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses and plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded. Please see the gov.uk website for up to date river levels. Our Incident Room is open and we are monitoring the situation closely. We will update this message in 8 hours or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 23 Feb 2020 06:22
River Derwent
This flood alert remains in force as the River Derwent remains high following recent heavy rainfall. Levels on the lower River Derwent, particularly around Elvington will remain high through Sunday 23/02/2020. Further bands of rain are forecast for the next few days and we will continue to monitor the impact of this. Flooding of roads and farmland is possible. Avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses and plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded. Please see the gov.uk website for up to date river levels. Our Incident Room is open and we are monitoring the situation closely. We will update this message in 8 hours or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 22 Feb 2020 22:24
River Derwent
This flood alert remains in force as the River Derwent remains high following recent heavy rainfall. Levels on the lower River Derwent, particularly around Elvington will remain high overnight on Saturday 22/02/2020 and on Sunday 23/02/2020. Further bands of rain are forecast for the next few days and we will continue to monitor the impact of this. Flooding of roads and farmland is possible. Avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses and plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded. Please see the gov.uk website for up to date river levels. Our Incident Room is open and we are monitoring the situation closely. We will update this message in 8 hours or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 22 Feb 2020 12:40
River Derwent
This flood alert remains in force as the River Derwent remains high following recent heavy rainfall. Levels on the Lower River Derwent, particularly around Elvington and Bubwith will remain high during Saturday 22/02/2020. Further bands of rain are forecast for the next few days and we will continue to monitor the impact of this. Flooding of roads and farmland is possible. Avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses and plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded. Please see the gov.uk website for up to date river levels. Our Incident Room is open and we are monitoring the situation closely. We will update this message in 8 hours or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 22 Feb 2020 02:20
River Derwent
This flood alert remains in force as the River Derwent remains high following recent heavy rainfall. Levels on the Lower River Derwent, particularly around Elvington and Bubwith will remain high overnight into Saturday 22/02/2020. Further bands of rain are forecast for the next few days and we will continue to monitor the impact of this. Flooding of roads and farmland is possible. Avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses and plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded. Please see the gov.uk website for up to date river levels. Our Incident Room is open and we are monitoring the situation closely. We will update this message in 8 hours or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 21 Feb 2020 16:48
River Derwent
This flood alert remains in force as the River Derwent remains high following recent heavy rainfall. Levels on the Lower River Derwent, particularly around Elvington and Bubwith will remain high through Friday 21/2/2020. Further bands of rain are forecast for the next few days and we will continue to monitor the impact of this. Flooding of roads and farmland is possible. Avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses and plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded. Please see the gov.uk website for up to date river levels. Our Incident Room is open and we are monitoring the situation closely. We will update this message in 8 hours or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 21 Feb 2020 09:04
River Derwent
This flood alert remains in force as river levels remain high following recent heavy rainfall. Levels on the Lower River Derwent, particularly around Elvington and Bubwith will remain high through Friday 21/2/2020. Further rain is forecast for the next few days but this is not expected to significantly increase river levels. Flooding of roads and farmland is possible. Avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses and plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded. Please see the gov.uk website for up to date river levels. Our Incident Room is open and we are monitoring the situation closely. We will update this message in 8 hours or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 21 Feb 2020 01:10
River Derwent
This flood alert remains in force as river levels remain high as a result of recent heavy rainfall. Flooding of roads and farmland is possible. Levels on the Lower River Derwent, particularly around Buttercrambe, Stamford Bridge and Elvington will remain high into Friday morning 21/2/2020. Further rain is forecast for the next few days but this is not expected to significantly increase river levels. Avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses and plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers which may be flooded. Please see the gov.uk website for up to date river levels. Our Incident Room is open and we are monitoring the situation closely. We will update this message in 8 hours or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 20 Feb 2020 17:36
River Derwent
This flood alert remains in force as river levels remain high as a result of recent heavy rainfall. Flooding of roads and farmland is possible. Levels on the Lower River Derwent, particularly around Buttercrambe, Stamford Bridge and Elvington will remain high through Thursday evening 20/2/2020. Further rain is forecast for the next few days but this is not expected to significantly increase river levels. Avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses and plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers which may be flooded. Please see the gov.uk website for up to date river levels. Our Incident Room is open and we are monitoring the situation closely. We will update this message in 8 hours or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 20 Feb 2020 09:40
River Derwent
This flood alert remains in force as river levels remain high as a result of recent heavy rainfall. Flooding of roads and farmland is possible. Levels on the Lower River Derwent, particularly around Buttercrambe, Stamford Bridge and Elvington will remain high through Thursday morning 20/2/2020. Further rain is forecast for the next few days but this is not expected to significantly increase river levels. Avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses and plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers which may be flooded. Please see the gov.uk website for up to date river levels. Our Incident Room is open and we are monitoring the situation closely. We will update this message in 8 hours or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 20 Feb 2020 01:40
River Derwent
This flood alert remains in force as river levels remain high as a result of heavy rainfall associated with Storm Dennis. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland is possible. Levels on the Lower River Derwent, particularly around Buttercrambe, Stamford Bridge and Elvington will remain high through the night into Thursday morning 20/2/2020. Further rain is forecast for the next few days which may cause levels to rise again towards the weekend. Avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses and plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers which may be flooded. Please see the gov.uk website for up to date river levels. Our Incident Room is open and we are monitoring the situation closely. We will update this message in 8 hours or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 19 Feb 2020 18:00
River Derwent
This flood alert remains in force as river levels remain high as a result of heavy rainfall associated with Storm Dennis. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland is possible. Levels on the Lower River Derwent, particularly around Buttercrambe, Stamford Bridge and Elvington will remain high throughout Wednesday night 19/02/2020. Further rain is forecast for the next few days which may cause levels to rise again towards the weekend. Avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses and plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers which may be flooded. Please see the gov.uk website for up to date river levels. Our Incident Room is open and we are monitoring the situation closely. We will update this message in 8 hours or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 19 Feb 2020 10:04
River Derwent
This flood alert remains in force as river levels remain high as a result of heavy rainfall associated with Storm Dennis. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland is possible. Levels on the Lower River Derwent, particularly around Buttercrambe, Stamford Bridge and Elvington will remain high through Wednesday 19/02/2020. Further rain is forecast from Wednesday afternoon, which may lead to river levels rising again. Avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses and plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers which may be flooded. Please see the gov.uk website for up to date river levels. Our Incident Room is open and we are monitoring the situation closely. We will update this message in 8 hours or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 19 Feb 2020 03:05
River Derwent
This flood alert remains in force as river levels remain high as a result of heavy rainfall associated with Storm Dennis. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland is possible. Levels on the Lower River Derwent, particularly around Buttercrambe, Stamford Bridge and Elvington will remain high overnight on Tuesday 18/02/2020 and into Wednesday 19/02/20. Further rain is forecast from Wednesday afternoon, which may lead to river levels rising again. Avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses and plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers which may be flooded. Please see the gov.uk website for up to date river levels. Our Incident Room is open and we are monitoring the situation closely. We will update this message in 8 hours or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 18 Feb 2020 18:37
River Derwent
This flood alert remains in force as river levels remain high as a result of heavy rainfall associated with Storm Dennis. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland is possible. Levels on the Lower River Derwent, particularly around Buttercrambe, Stamford Bridge and Elvington will remain high through this evening and into Wednesday 19/02/20. Avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses and plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers which may be flooded. Please see the gov.uk website for up to date river levels. Our Incident Room is open and we are monitoring the situation closely. We will update this message in 8 hours or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 18 Feb 2020 11:45
River Derwent
This flood alert remains in force as levels remain high as a result of heavy rainfall associated with Storm Dennis. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland is possible. Levels on the Lower River Derwent, particularly around Buttercrambe, Stamford Bridge and Elvington will remain high on Tuesday. Avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses and plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers which may be flooded. Please see the gov.uk website for up to date river levels. Our Incident Room is open and we are monitoring the situation closely. We will update this message in 8 hours or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 18 Feb 2020 03:02
River Derwent
This flood alert remains in force as levels remain high as a result of heavy rainfall associated with Storm Dennis over the weekend. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland is possible. Levels on the Lower River Derwent particularly around Buttercrambe, Stamford Bridge and Elvington will remain high on Tuesday. Avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses and plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded. Please see the gov.uk website for up to date river levels. Our Incident Room is open and we are monitoring the situation closely. We will update this message in 8 hours or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 17 Feb 2020 19:05
River Derwent
This flood alert remains in force as levels remain high as a result of heavy rainfall associated with Storm Dennis over the weekend. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland is possible. Levels on the Lower River Derwent particularly around Buttercrambe, Stamford Bridge and Elvington will remain high for the rest of the day, Monday 17/02/2020, and into Tuesday. Avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses and plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded. Please see the gov.uk website for up to date river levels. Our Incident Room is open and we are monitoring the situation closely. We will update this message in 8 hours or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 17 Feb 2020 12:43
River Derwent
This flood alert remains in force as levels remain high as a result of heavy rainfall associated with Storm Dennis over the weekend. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland is possible. Levels on the Lower River Derwent particularly around Buttercrambe, Stamford Bridge and Elvington will remain high throughout Monday and into Tuesday, 18/02/2020. Avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses and plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded. Please see the gov.uk website for up to date river levels. Our Incident Room is open and we are monitoring the situation closely. We will update this message in 8 hours or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 17 Feb 2020 05:02
River Derwent
This flood alert remains in force as levels remain high as a result of heavy rainfall associated with Storm Dennis over the weekend. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland is possible. Levels on the Lower River Derwent particularly around Buttercrambe, Stamford Bridge and Elvington will remain high throughout Monday 17/02/2020. Avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses and plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded. Please see the gov.uk website for up to date river levels. Our Incident Room is open and we are monitoring the situation closely. We will update this message in 8 hours or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 16 Feb 2020 21:01
River Derwent
This flood alert remains in force as levels remain high as a result of heavy rainfall associated with Storm Dennis over the weekend. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland is possible. Levels on the Lower River Derwent particularly around Elvington will remain high overnight into Monday 17/02/2020. Avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses and plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded. Please see the gov.uk website for up to date river levels. Our Incident Room is open and we are monitoring the situation closely. We will update this message in 8 hours or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 16 Feb 2020 12:52
River Derwent
This flood alert remains in force as levels have risen as a result of heavy rainfall associated with Storm Dennis over the weekend. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland is possible. Levels on the Lower River Derwent particularly around Elvington will remain high throughout Sunday 16/02/2020 and into Monday 17.2.2020. Avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses and plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded. Please see the GOV.UK website for up to date river levels. We are closely monitoring the situation. We will update this message in 8 hours or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 16 Feb 2020 00:21
River Derwent
This flood alert remains in force as levels have risen as a result of heavy rainfall associated with Storm Ciara last week. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland is possible. Levels on the Lower River Derwent particularly around Elvington will remain high throughout Sunday 16/02/2020. Further rain associated with Storm Dennis is forecast early hours of Sunday morning which will cause levels to rise again very slowly into Monday 17/02/2020. Avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses and plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded. Please see the gov.uk website for up to date river levels. We are closely monitoring the situation. We will update this message in 8 hours or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 15 Feb 2020 16:28
River Derwent
This flood alert remains in force as levels have risen as a result of heavy rainfall associated with Storm Ciara last week. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland is possible. Levels on the Lower River Derwent particularly around Elvington will remain high on Saturday 15/02/2020 and overnight into Sunday 16/02/2020. Further rain associated with Storm Dennis is forecast over the weekend which will cause levels to rise again. Avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses and plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded. Please see the gov.uk website for up to date river levels. We are closely monitoring the situation. We will update this message in 8 hours or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 15 Feb 2020 08:30
River Derwent
This flood alert remains in force as levels have risen as a result of heavy rainfall associated with Storm Ciara. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland is possible. Levels on the Lower River Derwent particularly around Elvington will remain high on Saturday 15/02/2020. Further rain associated with Storm Dennis is forecast over the weekend which will cause levels to rise again. Avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses and plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded. Please see the gov.uk website for up to date river levels. We are closely monitoring the situation. We will update this message in 8 hours or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 15 Feb 2020 00:52
River Derwent
This flood alert remains in force as levels have risen as a result of heavy rainfall associated with Storm Ciara. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland is possible. Levels on the Lower River Derwent particularly around Elvington will remain high into Saturday 15/02/2020. Avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses and plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded. Please see the gov.uk website for up to date river levels. We are closely monitoring the situation. Further rain associated with Storm Dennis is forecast for the weekend which may cause levels to rise again. Further rain associated with Storm Dennis is forecast for the weekend which may cause levels to rise again. We will update this message in 8 hours or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 14 Feb 2020 16:28
River Derwent
This flood alert remains in force as levels have risen as a result of heavy rainfall associated with Storm Ciara. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland is possible. Levels on the Lower River Derwent particularly around Elvington will remain high into Friday 14/02/2020. Avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses and plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded. Please see the gov.uk website for up to date river levels. We are closely monitoring the situation. Further rain associated with Storm Dennis is forecast for the weekend which may cause levels to rise again. We will update this message in 8 hours or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 14 Feb 2020 08:28
River Derwent
This flood alert remains in force as levels have risen as a result of heavy rainfall associated with Storm Ciara. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland is possible. Levels on the Lower River Derwent particularly around Elvington will remain high on Friday 14/02/2020. Avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses and plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded. Please see the gov.uk website for up to date river levels. We are closely monitoring the situation. Further rain associated with Storm Dennis is forecast for the weekend which may cause levels to rise again. We will update this message in 8 hours or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 14 Feb 2020 00:25
River Derwent
This flood alert remains in force as levels have risen as a result of heavy rainfall associated with Storm Ciara. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland is possible. Levels on the Lower River Derwent particularly around Elvington will remain high into Friday 14/02/2020. Avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses and plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded. Please see the gov.uk website for up to date river levels. We are closely monitoring the situation. Further rain associated with Storm Dennis is forecast for the weekend which may cause levels to rise again. We will update this message in 8 hours or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 13 Feb 2020 16:01
River Derwent
This flood alert remains in force as levels have risen as a result of heavy rainfall associated with Storm Ciara. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland is possible. Levels on the Lower River Derwent particularly around Elvington will remain high on Thursday 13/02/2020 and may rise slowly in response to rain that fell overnight. Avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses and plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded. Please see the gov.uk website for up to date river levels. We are closely monitoring the situation. Further rain associated with Storm Dennis is forecast for the weekend which may cause levels to rise again. We will update this message in 8 hours or as the situation changes


Flood Alert issued on 13 Feb 2020 09:22
River Derwent
This flood alert remains in force as levels have risen as a result of heavy rainfall associated with Storm Ciara. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland is possible.  Levels on the Lower River Derwent particularly around Elvington will remain high on Thursday 13/02/2020. Avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses and plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded. Please see the gov.uk website for up to date river levels. We are closely monitoring the situation. Further rain is forecast for the weekend which may cause levels to rise again. This message will be updated within 8 hours, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 13 Feb 2020 01:21
River Derwent
This flood alert remains in force as levels have risen as a result of heavy rainfall associated with Storm Ciara. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland is possible.  Levels on the Lower River Derwent particularly around Elvington will remain high for some days. Avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses and plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded. Please see the gov.uk website for up to date river levels. We are closely monitoring the situation. Further rain is forecast for the weekend which may cause levels to rise again. This message will be updated within 8 hours, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 12 Feb 2020 17:23
River Derwent
This flood alert remains in force as levels have risen as a result of heavy rainfall associated with Storm Ciara. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland is possible. Levels on the Lower River Derwent particularly around Elvington will remain high through Wednesday 12/02/2020 and Thursday 13/02/2020. Avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses and plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded. Please see the gov.uk website for up to date river levels. We are closely monitoring the situation. Further rain is forecast for the weekend which may cause levels to rise again. This message will be updated within 8 hours, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 12 Feb 2020 13:16
River Derwent
River levels have risen as a result of heavy rainfall associated with Storm Ciara. Consequently, flooding of property, roads and farmland is possible. River levels on the lower parts of the River Derwent will remain high through Wednesday 12/02/2020 and for several days to come. Avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses. Please see the gov.uk website for up to date river levels. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are liaising with emergency services. 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 within 8 hours or sooner, if the situation should change.


Flood Alert issued on 12 Feb 2020 05:00
River Derwent
River levels have risen as a result of heavy rainfall associated with Storm Ciara. Consequently, flooding of property, roads and farmland is possible. River levels on the lower parts of the River Derwent will remain high through Wednesday 12/02/2020 and for several days to come. Avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses. Please see the gov.uk website for up to date river levels. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are liaising with emergency services. 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 before 13:00 on Wednesday 2020 or sooner, if the situation should change.


Flood Alert issued on 11 Feb 2020 21:03
River Derwent
River levels have risen as a result of heavy rainfall associated with Storm Ciara. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland is possible. River levels on the lower parts of the River Derwent will remain high through Tuesday night and into Wednesday 12/02/2020. Avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses. Please see the gov.uk website for up to date river levels. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are liaising with emergency services. 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 before 9am tomorrow (12/02/2020) or sooner, if the situation should change.


Flood Alert issued on 11 Feb 2020 13:53
River Derwent
River levels have risen as a result of heavy rainfall associated with Storm Ciara. Consequently, flooding of property, roads and farmland is possible. River levels on the lower parts of the River Derwent will remain high through Tuesday and into Wednesday 12/02/2020. Avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses. Please see the gov.uk website for up to date river levels. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are liaising with emergency services. 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 in 8 hours or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 11 Feb 2020 05:16
River Derwent
River levels have risen as a result of heavy rainfall associated with Storm Ciara. Consequently, flooding of property, roads and farmland is possible. Areas most at risk are low lying land and roads. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are liaising with emergency services. 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 in 8 hours or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 10 Feb 2020 21:39
River Derwent
River levels have risen as a result of heavy rainfall associated with Storm Ciara. Consequently, flooding of property, roads and farmland is possible. Areas most at risk are low lying land and roads. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are liaising with emergency services. 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 this evening, 10/2/2020, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 10 Feb 2020 13:09
River Derwent
River levels have risen as a result of heavy rainfall associated with Storm Ciara. Consequently, flooding of property, roads and farmland is possible. Areas most at risk are low lying land and roads. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are liaising with emergency services. 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 this evening, 10/2/2020, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 26 Dec 2019 17:30
River Derwent
This flood alert remains in force due to high levels on the River Derwent around Elvington Sluices as a result of heavy rainfall last week. Flooding affecting low lying land and roads will continue overnight on Thursday 26/12/19 and into Friday 27/12/19.  However, the situation is improving and river levels are expected to slowly fall over the next few days as no further significant rainfall is forecast. Please avoid using low lying land and riverside footpaths near local watercourses and avoid driving through any standing floodwater. We will continue to monitor the situation and will update this message on Friday morning 27/12/19, or as the situation changes. See the GOV.UK website for a 5 day flood forecast.


Flood Alert issued on 26 Dec 2019 09:02
River Derwent
This flood alert remains in force due to high levels on the River Derwent around Elvington Sluices as a result of heavy rainfall last week. Low lying land and roads will continue to be affected on Thursday 26/12/19, however, the situation is improving and river levels are beginning to slowly fall. Please avoid using low lying land and riverside footpaths near local watercourses and avoid driving through any standing floodwater. We do not anticipate any significant rainfall in the area over the next 24 hours. We will continue to monitor the situation and will update this message on Thursday evening 26/12/19, or as the situation changes. See the GOV.UK website for a 5 day flood forecast


Flood Alert issued on 25 Dec 2019 09:54
River Derwent
This flood alert remains in force as River Derwent levels continue to remain high around Elvington Sluices as a result of heavy rainfall since last week. River levels are expected to remain high but steady on Wednesday 25/12/19 and into Thursday 26/12/19. Rainfall is forecast on Thursday which could cause another response to river levels across the catchment. Areas most at risk are low lying land and roads. Our incident response staff are closely monitoring the forecast and river levels. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses and see the GOV.UK website for a 5 day flood forecast. This message will be updated on Thursday morning 26/12/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 24 Dec 2019 17:29
River Derwent
This flood alert remains in force as River Derwent levels remain high around Elvington Sluices as a result of persistent heavy rainfall over the last few days. We expect river levels on the lower River Derwent to remain high during Tuesday 24/12/19 and into Wednesday 25/12/19. Areas most at risk are low lying land and roads. No significant rain is forecast until Thursday 26/12/19. Our incident response staff are closely monitoring the forecast and river levels. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses and see the GOV.UK website for a 5 day flood forecast. This message will be updated on Wednesday morning 25/12/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 24 Dec 2019 10:17
River Derwent
This flood alert remains in force as River Derwent levels remain high around Elvington Sluices as a result of persistent heavy rainfall over the last few days. We expect river levels on the lower River Derwent to remain high during Tuesday 24/12/19 and into Wednesday 25/12/19. Areas most at risk are low lying land and roads. No significant rain is forecast until Thursday 27/12/19. Our incident response staff are closely monitoring the forecast and river levels. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses and see the GOV.UK website for a 5 day flood forecast. This message will be updated on Tuesday evening 24/12/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 23 Dec 2019 21:16
River Derwent
This flood alert remains in force as river Derwent levels remain high around Elvington Sluices due to recent persistent heavy rainfall. We expect river levels on the lower River Derwent to remain high during Monday 23/12/19 and into Tuesday 24/12/19. Areas most at risk are low lying land and roads. No significant rain is forecast for Monday, though we expect more rain early on Tuesday morning. Our incident response staff are closely monitoring the forecast and river levels. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses and see the GOV.UK website for a 5 day flood forecast. This message will be updated on Tuesday morning 23/12/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 23 Dec 2019 17:12
River Derwent
This flood alert remains in force as river Derwent levels remain high around Elvington Sluices due to recent persistent heavy rainfall. We expect river levels on the lower river Derwent to remain high during Monday 23/12/19 and into Tuesday 24/12/19. Areas most at risk are low lying land and roads. No significant rain is forecast for Monday, though we expect some rain early on Tuesday morning. Our incident response staff are closely monitoring the forecast and river levels. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses 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 Alert issued on 23 Dec 2019 09:46
River Derwent
This flood alert remains in force as river levels remain high around Elvington Sluices and Buttercrambe due to recent persistent heavy rainfall. We expect river levels on the lower river Derwent to remain high during Monday 23/12/19. Areas most at risk are low lying land and roads. No significant rain is forecast for Monday. Our incident response staff are closely monitoring the forecast and river levels. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses 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 Alert issued on 22 Dec 2019 17:35
River Derwent
This flood alert remains in force as river levels remain high around Elvington Sluices and Buttercrambe due to recent persistent heavy rainfall. We expect river levels on the lower river Derwent to remain high during Sunday 22/12/19 and into Monday 23/12/19. Areas most at risk are low lying land and roads. No significant rain is forecast for Monday. Our incident response staff are closely monitoring the forecast and river levels. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses and see the GOV.UK website for a 5 day flood forecast. This message will be updated on Monday morning, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 22 Dec 2019 09:26
River Derwent
This flood alert remains in force as river levels remain high around Elvington Sluices and Buttercrambe due to recent persistent heavy rainfall. We expect river levels on the lower river Derwent to remain high today 22/12/19 and into Monday. The current level at Buttercrambe is 1.3m and is forecast to remain at this level throughout Sunday. Areas most at risk are low lying land and roads. Our incident response staff are closely monitoring the forecast. Please plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded 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 Alert issued on 22 Dec 2019 01:13
River Derwent
This flood alert remains in force as river levels remain high around Elvington Sluices and Buttercrambe due to recent persistent, heavy rainfall. We expect river levels on the lower river Derwent to remain high overnight on Saturday 21/12/19 and into Sunday. The current level at Buttercrambe is 1.2m and is forecast to rise slowly overnight. Areas most at risk are low lying land and roads. Our incident response staff are closely monitoring the forecast. Please plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded 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 Alert issued on 21 Dec 2019 18:02
River Derwent
This flood alert remains in force as river levels remain high due to recent persistent, heavy rainfall. We expect river levels on the lower river Derwent to remain high throughout today, Saturday 21/12/19 and into Sunday. The current level at Buttercrambe is 1.2m and is expected to remain about this level for some time. Areas most at risk are low lying land and roads. Our incident response staff are closely monitoring the forecast. Please plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded 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 Alert issued on 21 Dec 2019 11:01
River Derwent
This flood alert remains in force as river levels remain high due to recent persistent, heavy rainfall. We expect river levels on the lower river Derwent to remain high throughout today, Saturday 21/12/19 and into Sunday. The current level at Buttercrambe is 1.3m and is expected to remain about this level for some time. Areas most at risk are low lying land and roads. Our incident response staff are closely monitoring the forecast. Please plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded 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 Alert issued on 20 Dec 2019 21:54
River Derwent
This flood alert remains in force as river levels have risen due to recent persistent, heavy rainfall. We expect river levels on the Derwent to remain high over the weekend around Elvington and Buttercrambe. Tthe current level at Buttercrambe is just over 1.3m and is expected to stay around this level overnight. Areas most at risk are low lying land and roads. Our incident response staff are closely monitoring the forecast. Please plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded and see the GOV.UK website for a 5 day flood forecast. This message will be updated on Saturday morning 21/12/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 20 Dec 2019 15:39
River Derwent
This flood alert remains in force as river levels have risen as a result of recent persistent (heavy) rainfall. We expect river levels to remain high over the weekend. Areas most at risk are low lying land and roads. Our incident response staff are closely monitoring the forecast. Please plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded 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 Alert issued on 20 Dec 2019 10:03
River Derwent
River levels have risen as a result of recent persistent (heavy) rainfall. We expect river levels to remain high over the weekend and peak on Saturday morning 21/12/19. Areas most at risk are low lying land and roads. Further rainfall is forecast on Friday morning 20/12/19. Our incident response staff are closely monitoring the forecast. Please plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded 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 Alert issued on 5 Dec 2019 10:01
River Derwent
This flood alert remains in force due to high levels on the River Derwent around Elvington as a result of rainfall last week. Levels at Elvington are falling slowly but will stay higher than normal throughout Thursday 05/12/19. Consequently, flooding of low lying land, paths and roads remains. Please avoid using low lying land and riverside footpaths near local watercourses and avoid driving through any standing floodwater. No significant rainfall is forecast over the next few days which should allow levels to drop. We will continue to monitor the situation and will update this message on Thursday evening, or as the situation changes. See the GOV.UK website for a 5 day flood forecast.


Flood Alert issued on 4 Dec 2019 19:01
River Derwent
This flood alert remains in force due to high levels on the River Derwent around Elvington as a result of rainfall last week. Levels at Elvington are falling slowly but will stay higher than normal throughout Thursday 05/12/19. Consequently, flooding of low lying land, paths and roads remains. Please avoid using low lying land and riverside footpaths near local watercourses and avoid driving through any standing floodwater. No significant rainfall is forecast over the next few days which should allow levels to drop. We will continue to monitor the situation and will update this message on Thursday morning, or as the situation changes. See the GOV.UK website for a 5 day flood forecast.


Flood Alert issued on 4 Dec 2019 09:48
River Derwent
This flood alert remains in force due to high levels on the River Derwent around Elvington as a result of rainfall last week. Levels at Elvington are beginning to fall slowly but will stay higher than normal throughout Wednesday 04/12/19. Consequently, flooding of low lying land, paths and roads remains. Please avoid using low lying land and riverside footpaths near local watercourses and avoid driving through any standing floodwater. No significant rainfall is forecast over the next few days which should allow levels to drop. We will continue to monitor the situation and will update this message on Wednesday evening, or as the situation changes. See the GOV.UK website for a 5 day flood forecast.


Flood Alert issued on 3 Dec 2019 19:32
River Derwent
This flood alert remains in force due to high levels on the River Derwent around Elvington as a result of rainfall last week. Levels at Elvington are expected to remain high overnight and into Wednesday, 04/12/19. Consequently, flooding of low lying land, paths and roads remains. Please avoid using low lying land and riverside footpaths near local watercourses and avoid driving through any standing floodwater. No significant rainfall is forecast over the next few days which should allow levels to drop. We will continue to monitor the situation and will update this message on Wednesday morning, or as the situation changes. See the GOV.UK website for a 5 day flood forecast.


Flood Alert issued on 3 Dec 2019 11:23
River Derwent
This flood alert remains in force due to high levels on the River Derwent around Elvington as a result of rainfall last week. Levels at Elvington are expected to remain high through Tuesday, 03/12/19. Consequently, flooding of low lying land, paths and roads remains. Please avoid using low lying land and riverside footpaths near local watercourses and avoid driving through any standing floodwater. No significant rainfall is forecast over the next few days which should allow levels to drop. We will continue to monitor the situation and will update this message in 8 hours, or as the situation changes. See the GOV.UK website for a 5 day flood forecast.


Flood Alert issued on 2 Dec 2019 11:05
River Derwent
This flood alert remains in force due to high levels on the River Derwent around Buttercrambe and Elvington as a result of rainfall last week. Levels at Buttercrambe are continuing to fall. Levels at Elvington are expected to remain high during Monday, 02/12/19. Consequently, flooding of low lying land, paths and roads remains. Please avoid using low lying land and riverside footpaths near local watercourses and avoid driving through any standing floodwater. No rainfall is forecast over the next few days which should allow levels to drop. We will continue to monitor the situation and will update this message on Tuesday morning 03/12/2019, unless the situation changes. See the GOV.UK website for a 5 day flood forecast.


Flood Alert issued on 1 Dec 2019 09:15
River Derwent
This flood alert remains in force due to high levels on the River Derwent around Buttercrambe and Elvington as a result of rainfall earlier in the week. Levels at Buttercrambe have peaked and are forecast to slowly fall. Levels at Elvington are expected to remain high during Sunday and into Monday, 02/11/19. Consequently, flooding of low lying land, paths and roads remains possible. Please avoid using low lying land and riverside footpaths near local watercourses and avoid driving through any floodwater. No further rainfall is forecast which should allow levels to drop next week. We will continue to monitor the situation and will update this message on Monday morning 02/12/2019, or as the situation changes. See the GOV.UK website for a 5 day flood forecast.


Flood Alert issued on 30 Nov 2019 21:34
River Derwent
This flood alert remains in force due to high levels on the River Derwent around Buttercrambe and Elvington as a result of recent rainfall. Levels at Buttercrambe have reached 1.33m. No further rainfall is forecast and levels are forecast to begin falling at Buttercrambe later on Sunday morning 01/12/2019. Levels at Elvington are forecast to remain high during Sunday. Consequently, flooding of low lying land, paths and roads remains possible. Please avoid using low lying land and riverside footpaths near local watercourses and avoid driving through any floodwater. We will continue to monitor the situation and will update or remove this warning on Sunday morning 01/12/2019, or as the situation changes. See the GOV.UK website for a 5 day flood forecast.


Flood Alert issued on 30 Nov 2019 18:52
River Derwent
This flood alert remains in force due to high levels on the River Derwent around Buttercrambe and Elvington as a result of recent rainfall. Levels at Buttercrambe have reached 1.33m and are currently forecast to peak at around 1.35 to 1.4m between 7 to 10 pm on Saturday evening, 30/11/19. No further rainfall is forecast, but levels are expected to remain high over the weekend. Consequently, flooding of low lying land, paths and roads remains possible. Please avoid using low lying land and riverside footpaths near local watercourses and avoid driving through any floodwater. We will update this message in 8hrs, or as the situation changes. See the GOV.UK website for a 5 day flood forecast.


Flood Alert issued on 30 Nov 2019 14:43
River Derwent
This flood alert remains in force due to high levels on the River Derwent around Buttercrambe and Elvington as a result of recent rainfall. Levels at Buttercrambe have reached 1.3m and are currently forecast to peak at 1.4m at around 7 to 9 pm on Saturday evening, 30/11/19. No further rainfall is forecast, but levels are expected to remain high over the weekend. Consequently, flooding of low lying land, paths and roads remains possible. Please avoid using low lying land and riverside footpaths near local watercourses and avoid driving through any floodwater. We will update this message in 8hrs, or as the situation changes. See the GOV.UK website for a 5 day flood forecast.


Flood Alert issued on 30 Nov 2019 12:00
River Derwent
This flood alert remains in force due to high levels on the River Derwent around Buttercrambe and Elvington as a result of recent rainfall. Levels at Buttercrambe have reached 1.3m and a further slight rise is possible on Saturday afternoon, 30/11/19. We are closely monitoring the forecast and may need to issue the flood warning for Buttercrambe if this is required. No further rainfall is forecast, but levels are expected to remain high over the weekend. Consequently, flooding of low lying land, paths and roads remains possible. Please avoid using low lying land and riverside footpaths near local watercourses and avoid driving through any floodwater. We will update this message in 8hrs, or as the situation changes. See the GOV.UK website for a 5 day flood forecast.


Flood Alert issued on 30 Nov 2019 03:59
River Derwent
This flood alert remains in force due to high levels on the River Derwent around Buttercrambe and Elvington as a result of recent rainfall. Levels at Buttercrambe are rising slowly and are forecast to continue rising on Saturday 30/11/2019. The level of the Derwent at Buttercrambe is forecast to peak at about 1.4m late on Saturday afternoon. We are closely monitoring the forecast and may issue the flood warning for Buttercrambe if this is required. No further rainfall is forecast, but levels are expected to remain high over the weekend. Consequently, flooding of low lying land, paths and roads remains possible. Please avoid using low lying land and riverside footpaths near local watercourses and avoid driving through any floodwater. We will update this message in 8hrs, or as the situation changes. See the GOV.UK website for a 5 day flood forecast.


Flood Alert issued on 29 Nov 2019 19:35
River Derwent
This flood alert remains in force due to high levels on the River Derwent around Buttercrambe and Elvington as a result of recent rainfall. Levels at Buttercrambe are forecast to rise overnight. We are closely monitoring the forecast and may issue the flood warning for Buttercrambe if this is required. No further rainfall is forecast but levels are expected to rise slowly overnight on Friday 29/11/2019 and will remain high over the weekend. Consequently, flooding of low lying land, paths and roads remains possible. Please avoid using low lying land and riverside footpaths near local watercourses and avoid driving through any floodwater. We will update this message in 8hrs, or as the situation changes. See the GOV.UK website for a 5 day flood forecast.


Flood Alert issued on 29 Nov 2019 12:17
River Derwent
This flood alert remains in force due to high levels on the River Derwent around Buttercrambe and Elvington as a result of recent rainfall. No further rainfall is forecast but levels are expected to remain high on Friday, 29/11/19 and into the weekend. Consequently, flooding of low lying land, paths and roads remains possible. Please avoid using low lying land and riverside footpaths near local watercourses and avoid driving through any floodwater. We will update this message in 8hrs, or as the situation changes. See the GOV.UK website for a 5 day flood forecast.


Flood Alert issued on 29 Nov 2019 05:24
River Derwent
This flood alert remains in force due to rising levels in the upper River Derwent, which will result in levels increasing downstream of Buttercrambe, into Friday, 29/11/2019. Levels will remain high over the coming days. Consequently, flooding of low lying land, paths and roads is possible on Thursday overnight and into Friday morning. We will update this message in 8hrs, or as the situation changes. See the GOV.UK website for a 5 day flood forecast.


Flood Alert issued on 28 Nov 2019 21:01
River Derwent
This flood alert has been issued in response to rising levels in the upper River Derwent which will result in levels increasing downstream of Buttercrambe into Friday, 29/11/2019. Levels will remain high over the coming days. Consequently, flooding of low lying land, paths and roads is possible on Thursday overnight and into Friday morning. We will update this message by 9am on Friday 29/11/19, or as the situation changes. See the GOV.UK website for a 5 day flood forecast.


Flood Alert issued on 22 Nov 2019 19:14
River Derwent
This alert remains in force due to continuing high river levels on the River Derwent around Elvington, caused by recent rainfall. Levels are falling slowly but will remain high in the lower catchments through Saturday 23/11/2019. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses and avoid driving through any floodwater. Our incident response staff are closely monitoring the forecast from the incident room. We will update this message on Saturday morning 23/11/19, or as the situation changes. See the GOV.UK website for a 5 day flood forecast.


Flood Alert issued on 22 Nov 2019 09:39
River Derwent
This alert remains in force due to continuing high river levels on the River Derwent around Elvington, caused by recent rainfall. Levels are falling slowly but will remain high in the lower catchments through Friday 22/11/2019. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses and avoid driving through any floodwater. Our incident response staff are closely monitoring the forecast from the incident room. We will update this message on Friday afternoon 22/11/19, or as the situation changes. See the GOV.UK website for a 5 day flood forecast.


Flood Alert issued on 21 Nov 2019 15:13
River Derwent
This alert remains in force due to continuing high river levels on the River Derwent around Elvington, caused by recent rainfall. Levels are falling slowly but will remain high in the lower catchments on Thursday 21/11/2019. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses and avoid driving through any floodwater. Our incident response staff are closely monitoring the forecast from the incident room and will update this message in 8 hours, or as the situation changes. See the GOV.UK website for a 5 day flood forecast.


Flood Alert issued on 21 Nov 2019 09:44
River Derwent
This alert remains in force due to continuing high river levels on the River Derwent around Elvington, caused by recent rainfall. Levels are falling slowly but will remain high in the lower catchments on Thursday 21/11/2019. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses and avoid driving through any floodwater. Our incident response staff are closely monitoring the forecast from the incident room and will update this message in 8 hours, or as the situation changes. See the GOV.UK website for a 5 day flood forecast.


Flood Alert issued on 20 Nov 2019 21:27
River Derwent
This alert remains in force due to continuing high river levels on the River Derwent around Elvington, caused by recent rainfall. Levels are falling slowly but will remain high in the lower catchments overnight into Thursday morning 21/11/2019 and for several more days. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses and avoid driving through any floodwater. Our incident response staff are closely monitoring the forecast from the incident room and will update this message on Thursday morning 21/11/2019, or as the situation changes. See the GOV.UK website for a 5 day flood forecast.


Flood Alert issued on 20 Nov 2019 16:38
River Derwent
This alert remains in force due to continuing high river levels on the River Derwent around Elvington, caused by recent rainfall. Levels are falling slowly but will remain high in the lower catchments during Wednesday 20/11/19 and for several more days. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses and avoid driving through any floodwater. Our incident response staff are closely monitoring the forecast from the incident room and will update this message on Wednesday evening 20/11/2019, or as the situation changes. See the GOV.UK website for a 5 day flood forecast.


Flood Alert issued on 20 Nov 2019 09:34
River Derwent
This alert remains in force due to continuing high river levels on the River Derwent around Elvington, caused by recent rainfall. Levels are falling slowly but will remain high in the lower catchments during Wednesday 20/11/19 and for several more days. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses and avoid driving through any floodwater. Our incident response staff are closely monitoring the forecast from the incident room and will update this message on Wednesday afternoon 20/11/2019, or as the situation changes. See the GOV.UK website for a 5 day flood forecast.


Flood Alert issued on 19 Nov 2019 16:52
River Derwent
This alert remains in force due to high river levels on the River Derwent around Elvington, caused by persistent rain last week. We expect to see levels fall slowly, but remain high in the lower catchments during Tuesday, 19/11/19 and for several more days. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses and avoid driving through any floodwater. Our incident response staff are closely monitoring the forecast from the incident room and will update this message on Wednesday morning, 20/11/2019, or as the situation changes. See the GOV.UK website for a 5 day flood forecast.


Flood Alert issued on 19 Nov 2019 07:32
River Derwent
This alert remains in force due to high river levels on the River Derwent around Elvington caused by persistent rain last week. We expect to see levels fall slowly, but remain high in the lower catchments during Tuesday, 19/11/19 and for several more days. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses and avoid driving through any floodwater. Our incident response staff are closely monitoring the forecast from the incident room and will update this message in 8 hours, or as the situation changes. See the GOV.UK website for a 5 day flood forecast.


Flood Alert issued on 18 Nov 2019 23:05
River Derwent
This alert remains in force due to high river levels on the River Derwent around Elvington and Buttercrambe caused by persistent rain last week. We expect to see levels remain high in the lower catchments overnight into Tuesday, 19/11/19 and for several more days. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses and avoid driving through any floodwater. Our incident response staff are closely monitoring the forecast from the incident room and will update this message in 8 hours, or as the situation changes. See the GOV.UK website for a 5 day flood forecast.


Flood Alert issued on 18 Nov 2019 15:13
River Derwent
This alert remains in force due to high river levels on the River Derwent around Elvington and Buttercrambe caused by persistent rain last week. We expect to see levels remain high in the lower catchments throughout today, 18/11/19 and for several more days. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses and avoid driving through any floodwater. Our incident response staff are closely monitoring the forecast from the incident room and will update this message in 8 hours, or as the situation changes. See the GOV.UK website for a 5 day flood forecast.


Flood Alert issued on 18 Nov 2019 07:19
River Derwent
This alert remains in force due to high river levels on the River Derwent around Elvington and Buttercrambe caused by persistent rain last week. We expect to see levels remain high in the lower catchments throughout today, 18/11/19 and for several more days. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses and avoid driving through any floodwater. Our incident response staff are closely monitoring the forecast from the incident room and will update this message in 8 hours, or as the situation changes. See the GOV.UK website for a 5 day flood forecast.


Flood Alert issued on 17 Nov 2019 21:12
River Derwent
This alert remains in force due to high river levels on the River Derwent around Elvington and Buttercrambe caused by persistent rain last week. We expect to see levels remain high in the lower catchments for several more days in response to further bands of rain that have crossed the area on Thursday and Friday. Some showers are forecast today, 17/11/2019 but are not expected to cause any significant impact. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses and avoid driving through any floodwater. Our incident response staff are closely monitoring the forecast from the incident room and will update this message on Monday morning, or as the situation changes. See the GOV.UK website for a 5 day flood forecast.


Flood Alert issued on 17 Nov 2019 14:47
River Derwent
This alert remains in force due to high river levels on the River Derwent around Elvington and Buttercrambe caused by persistent rain last week. We expect to see levels remain high in the lower catchments for several more days in response to further bands of rain that have crossed the area on Thursday and Friday. Some showers are forecast today, 17/11/2019 but are not expected to cause any significant impact. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses and avoid driving through any floodwater. Our incident response staff are closely monitoring the forecast from the incident room and will update this message in 8 hours, or as the situation changes. See the GOV.UK website for a 5 day flood forecast.


Flood Alert issued on 17 Nov 2019 06:56
River Derwent
This alert remains in force due to high river levels on the River Derwent around Elvington and Buttercrambe caused by persistent rain last week. We expect to see levels remain high in the lower catchments for several more days in response to further bands of rain that have crossed the area on Thursday and Friday. Some showers are forecast today, 17/11/2019 but are not expected to cause any significant impact. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses and avoid driving through any floodwater. Our incident response staff are closely monitoring the forecast from the incident room and will update this message in 8 hours, or as the situation changes. See the GOV.UK website for a 5 day flood forecast.


Flood Alert issued on 16 Nov 2019 21:28
River Derwent
This alert remains in force due to high river levels on the River Derwent around Elvington and Buttercrambe caused by persistent rain last week. We expect to see levels remain high in the lower catchments for several more days in response to further bands of rain that have crossed the area on Thursday and Friday. Some showers are forecast over the weekend but are not expected to cause any significant impact. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses and avoid driving through any floodwater. Our incident response staff are closely monitoring the forecast from the incident room and will update this message in 8 hours, or as the situation changes. See the GOV.UK website for a 5 day flood forecast.


Flood Alert issued on 16 Nov 2019 15:26
River Derwent
This alert remains in force due to high river levels on the River Derwent around Elvington and Buttercrambe caused by persistent rain last week. We expect to see levels remain high in the lower catchments for several more days in response to further bands of rain that have crossed the area on Thursday and Friday. Some showers are forecast over the weekend but are not expected to cause any significant impact. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses and avoid driving through any floodwater. Our incident response staff are closely monitoring the forecast from the incident room and will update this message in 8 hours, or as the situation changes. See the GOV.UK website for a 5 day flood forecast.


Flood Alert issued on 16 Nov 2019 07:09
River Derwent
This alert remains in force due to high river levels on the River Derwent around Elvington and Buttercrambe caused by persistent rain last week. We expect to see levels remain high in the lower catchments for several more days in response to further bands of rain that have crossed the area on Thursday and Friday. Some showers are forecast over the weekend but are not expected to cause any significant impact. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses and avoid driving through any floodwater. Our incident response staff are closely monitoring the forecast from the incident room and will update this message in 8 hours, or as the situation changes. See the GOV.UK website for a 5 day flood forecast.


Flood Alert issued on 15 Nov 2019 22:28
River Derwent
This alert remains in force due to high river levels on the River Derwent around Elvington and Buttercrambe caused by persistent rain last week. We expect to see levels remain high in the lower catchments for several more days in response to further bands of rain that have crossed the area on Thursday and Friday. Further showers are forecast overnight into Saturday 16/11/19 but are not expected to cause any significant impact. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses and avoid driving through any floodwater. Our incident response staff are closely monitoring the forecast from the incident room and will update this message on Saturday morning, or as the situation changes. See the GOV.UK website for a 5 day flood forecast.


Flood Alert issued on 15 Nov 2019 14:16
River Derwent
This alert remains in force due to high river levels on the River Derwent around Elvington caused by persistent rain last week. We expect to see levels remain high in the lower catchments for several more days in response to further bands of rain that have crossed the area on Thursday. Further showers are forecast on Friday 15/11/19 but are not expected to cause any significant impact. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses and avoid driving through any floodwater. Our incident response staff are closely monitoring the forecast from the incident room and will update this message on Friday evening, or as the situation changes. See the GOV.UK website for a 5 day flood forecast.


Flood Alert issued on 15 Nov 2019 08:50
River Derwent
This alert remains in force due to high river levels on the River Derwent around Elvington caused by persistent rain last week. We expect to see levels remain high in the lower catchments for several more days in response to further bands of rain that have crossed the area on Thursday. Further showers are forecast into Friday 15/11/19 but are not expected to cause any significant impact. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses and avoid driving through any floodwater. Our incident response staff are closely monitoring the forecast from the incident room and will update this message on Friday morning, or as the situation changes. See the GOV.UK website for a 5 day flood forecast.


Flood Alert issued on 15 Nov 2019 00:16
River Derwent
This alert remains in force due to high river levels on the River Derwent around Elvington caused by persistent rain last week. We expect to see levels remain high in the lower catchments for several more days in response to further bands of rain that have crossed the area on Thursday. Further showers are forecast into Friday 15/11/19 but are not expected to cause any significant impact. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses and avoid driving through any floodwater. Our incident response staff are closely monitoring the forecast from the incident room and will update this message on Friday morning, or as the situation changes. See the GOV.UK website for a 5 day flood forecast.


Flood Alert issued on 14 Nov 2019 14:59
River Derwent
This alert remains in force due to high river levels on the River Derwent around Elvington caused by persistent rain last week. We expect to see levels remain high in the lower catchments for several more days through to at least Friday 15/11/19, with further rainfall forecast on Thursday afternoon. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses and avoid driving through any floodwater. Our incident response staff are closely monitoring the forecast from the incident room and will update this message on Thursday night, or as the situation changes. See the GOV.UK website for a 5 day flood forecast.


Flood Alert issued on 14 Nov 2019 06:58
River Derwent
This alert remains in force due to high river levels on the River Derwent around Elvington, caused by persistent rain last week. We expect to see levels remain high in the lower catchments for several more days through to at least Friday 15/11/19, with further rainfall forecast on Thursday afternoon. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses and avoid driving through any floodwater. Our incident response staff are closely monitoring the forecast from the incident room and will update this message in 8 hours, or as the situation changes. See the GOV.UK website for a 5 day flood forecast.


Flood Alert issued on 13 Nov 2019 16:07
River Derwent
This alert remains in force due to high river levels on the River Derwent around Elvington caused by persistent rain last week. We expect to see levels remain high in the lower catchments for several more days through to at least Friday 15/11/19. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses and avoid driving through any floodwater. Our incident response staff are closely monitoring the forecast from the incident room and will update this message on Thursday morning, or as the situation changes. See the GOV.UK website for a 5 day flood forecast.


Flood Alert issued on 13 Nov 2019 11:55
River Derwent
This alert remains in force due to high river levels on the River Derwent around Elvington caused by persistent rain last week. We expect to see levels remain high in the lower catchments for several more days through to at least Friday 15/11/19. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses and avoid driving through any floodwater. Our incident response staff are closely monitoring the forecast from the incident room and will update this message in 8 hours, or as the situation changes. See the GOV.UK website for a 5 day flood forecast.


Flood Alert issued on 12 Nov 2019 21:18
River Derwent
This alert remains in force due to high river levels on the River Derwent around Elvington caused by persistent rain last week. Levels are continuing to fall slowly upstream, but we expect to see levels remain high in the lower catchments for several more days through to at least Wednesday 13/11/19. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses and avoid driving through any floodwater. Our incident response staff are closely monitoring the forecast from the incident room and will update this message on Wednesday morning 13th November 2019, or as the situation changes. See the GOV.UK website for a 5 day flood forecast.


Flood Alert issued on 12 Nov 2019 14:58
River Derwent
This alert remains in force due to high river levels on the River Derwent around Elvington caused by persistent rain last week. Levels are continuing to fall slowly upstream, but we expect to see levels remain high in the lower catchments for several more days through to at least Wednesday 13/11/19. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses and avoid driving through any floodwater. Our incident response staff are closely monitoring the forecast from the incident room and will update this message on Tuesday evening 12/11/2019, or as the situation changes. See the GOV.UK website for a 5 day flood forecast.


Flood Alert issued on 11 Nov 2019 21:18
River Derwent
This alert remains in force due to high river levels on the River Derwent around Elvington caused by persistent rain last week. Levels are continuing to fall slowly upstream, but we expect to see levels remain high in the lower catchments for several more days through to at least Wednesday 13/11/19. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses and avoid driving through any floodwater. Our incident response staff are closely monitoring the forecast from the incident room and will update this message on Tuesday morning 12/11/2019, or as the situation changes. See the GOV.UK website for a 5 day flood forecast.


Flood Alert issued on 11 Nov 2019 15:39
River Derwent
This alert remains in force due to high river levels on the River Derwent around Elvington caused by persistent rain last week. Levels are continuing to fall slowly upstream, but we expect to see levels remain high in the lower catchments for several more days through to at least Wednesday 13/11/19. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses and avoid driving through any floodwater. Our incident response staff are closely monitoring the forecast from the incident room and will update this message on Monday evening, 11/11/19, or as the situation changes. See the GOV.UK website for a 5 day flood forecast.


Flood Alert issued on 11 Nov 2019 08:30
River Derwent
This alert remains in force due to high river levels on the River Derwent around Elvington caused by persistent rain last week. Levels are continuing to fall slowly upstream, but we expect to see levels remain high in the lower catchments for several more days through to at least Wednesday 13/11/19. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses and avoid driving through any floodwater. Our incident response staff are closely monitoring the forecast from the incident room and will update this message on Monday afternoon, 11/11/19, or as the situation changes. See the GOV.UK website for a 5 day flood forecast.


Flood Alert issued on 10 Nov 2019 17:46
River Derwent
This alert remains in force due to high river levels on the River Derwent around Elvington caused by persistent rain earlier in the week. Levels are continuing to fall slowly upstream, but we expect to see levels remain high in the lower catchments during Sunday and into Monday, 11/11/19. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses and avoid driving through any floodwater. Further rain is forecast in the early hours of Monday morning but we do not expect this to cause any significant impact. Our incident response staff are closely monitoring the forecast from the incident room and will update this message on Monday morning, 11/11/19, or as the situation changes. See the GOV.UK website for a 5 day flood forecast.


Flood Alert issued on 10 Nov 2019 10:01
River Derwent
This alert remains in force due to high river levels on the River Derwent around Elvington caused by persistent rain earlier in the week. Levels are continuing to fall slowly upstream, but we expect to see levels remain high in the lower catchments during Sunday and into Monday. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses and avoid driving through any floodwater. Our incident response staff are closely monitoring the forecast from the incident room and will update this message in 8 hours or as the situation changes. See the GOV.UK website for a 5 day flood forecast.


Flood Alert issued on 10 Nov 2019 01:59
River Derwent
This alert remains in force due to high river levels on the River Derwent around Elvington caused by persistent rain earlier in the week. Levels are continuing to fall slowly upstream, but we expect to see levels remain high in the lower catchments throughout the weekend. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses and avoid driving through any floodwater. Our incident response staff are closely monitoring the forecast from the incident room and will update this message in 8 hours or as the situation changes. See the GOV.UK website for a 5 day flood forecast.


Flood Alert issued on 9 Nov 2019 17:59
River Derwent
This alert remains in force due to high river levels on the River Derwent around Elvington caused by persistent rain earlier in the week. Levels are continuing to fall slowly upstream, but we expect to see levels remain high in the lower catchments throughout the weekend. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses and avoid driving through any floodwater. Our incident response staff are closely monitoring the forecast from the incident room and will update this message in 8 hours or as the situation changes. See the GOV.UK website for a 5 day flood forecast.


Flood Alert issued on 9 Nov 2019 10:18
River Derwent
This alert remains in force due to high river levels on the River Derwent around Elvington caused by persistent rain over the last several days. No further significant rain is forecast and levels are slowly falling upstream, but we expect to see levels remain high in the lower catchments overnight and into the weekend. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses and avoid driving through any floodwater. Our incident response staff are closely monitoring the forecast from the incident room and will update this message in 8 hours or as the situation changes. See the GOV.UK website for a 5 day flood forecast.


Flood Alert issued on 9 Nov 2019 03:13
River Derwent
This alert remains in force due to high river levels on the River Derwent around Elvington and Buttercrambe caused by persistent rain over the last several days. No further significant rain is forecast and levels are slowly falling upstream, but we expect to see levels remain high in the lower catchments overnight and into the weekend. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses and avoid driving through any floodwater. Our incident response staff are closely monitoring the forecast from the incident room and will update this message in 8 hours or as the situation changes. See the GOV.UK website for a 5 day flood forecast.


Flood Alert issued on 8 Nov 2019 19:15
River Derwent
This alert remains in force due to high river levels on the river Derwent around Elvington and Buttercrambe caused by persistent rain over the last several days. No further significant rain is forecast and levels are slowly falling upstream, but we expect to see levels remain high in the lower catchments during Friday and into the weekend. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses and avoid driving through any floodwater. Our incident response staff are closely monitoring the forecast from the incident room and will update this message as the situation changes. See the GOV.UK website for a 5 day flood forecast.


Flood Alert issued on 8 Nov 2019 11:03
River Derwent
This alert remains in force due to high river levels on the river Derwent around Elvington and Buttercrambe caused by persistent rain over the last several days. Rain has continued to fall into Friday 08/11/19. We expect to see levels remain high in the lower catchments during Friday and into the weekend. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses and avoid driving through any floodwater. Our incident response staff are closely monitoring the forecast from the incident room and will update this message as the situation changes. See the GOV.UK website for a 5 day flood forecast.


Flood Alert issued on 8 Nov 2019 02:31
River Derwent
This alert remains in force due to high river levels on the river Derwent around Elvington and Buttercrambe caused by persistent rain over the last several days, with rainfall forecast to continue through Thursday night/Friday morning. We expect to see levels remain high in the lower catchments on Thursday night and overnight into Friday morning and levels here are expected to stay high into the weekend. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses and avoid driving through any floodwater. Our incident response staff are closely monitoring the forecast from the incident room and will update this message as the situation changes. See the GOV.UK website for a 5 day flood forecast.


Flood Alert issued on 7 Nov 2019 18:53
River Derwent
This alert remains in force due to high river levels on the river Derwent around Elvington and Buttercrambe caused by persistent rain over the last several days, with rainfall forecast to continue through Thursday night. We expect to see a further rise in the lower catchments on Thursday night and overnight into Friday and levels here are expected to stay high into the weekend. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses and avoid driving through any floodwater. Our incident response staff are closely monitoring the forecast from the incident room and will update this message as the situation changes. See the GOV.UK website for a 5 day flood forecast.


Flood Alert issued on 7 Nov 2019 12:32
River Derwent
This alert remains in force due to high river levels on the river Derwent around Elvington and Buttercrambe caused by persistent rain over the last several days, with heavy rainfall forecast during Thursday 07/11/2019 and Friday 08/11/2019. Levels here are expected to stay high during Thursday and into Friday. We expect to see a further rise in the lower catchments on Thursday night and overnight into Friday. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses and avoid driving through any floodwater. Our incident response staff are closely monitoring the forecast from the incident room and will update this message by 8pm on Thursday 07/11/2019 or as the situation changes. See the GOV.UK website for a 5 day flood forecast.


Flood Alert issued on 6 Nov 2019 20:39
River Derwent
This flood alert remains in force due to high levels on the River Derwent around Elvington and Buttercrambe. Levels here are expected to stay high through Thursday 07/11/2019. A further rise is expected later on Thursday in response to forecast rainfall. We are monitoring the situation closely and will update this message on Thursday morning or as the situation changes. See the GOV.UK website for a 5 day flood forecast.


Flood Alert issued on 6 Nov 2019 12:06
River Derwent
This flood alert remains in force due to high levels on the river Derwent around Elvington and Buttercrambe. Levels here are expected to stay high through Wednesday 06/11/2019. We are monitoring the situation closely and will update this message on Wednesday evening or as the situation changes. See the GOV.UK website for a 5 day flood forecast.


Flood Alert issued on 5 Nov 2019 20:57
River Derwent
This flood alert remains in force due to high levels on the river Derwent around Elvington and Buttercrambe. Levels here are expected to stay high through Tuesday. We are monitoring the situation closely and will update this message on Wednesday morning or as the situation changes. See the GOV.UK website for a 5 day flood forecast.


Flood Alert issued on 5 Nov 2019 16:40
River Derwent
This flood alert remains in force due to high levels on the river Derwent around Elvington and Buttercrambe. Levels here are expected to stay high through Tuesday. We are monitoring the situation closely and will update this message in 8 hours or as the situation changes. See the GOV.UK website for a 5 day flood forecast.


Flood Alert issued on 5 Nov 2019 10:23
River Derwent
This flood alert remains in force due to high levels on the river Derwent around Elvington and Buttercrambe. Levels here are expected to stay high through Tuesday. We are monitoring the situation closely and will update this message in 8 hours or as the situation changes. See the GOV.UK website for a 5 day flood forecast.


Flood Alert issued on 4 Nov 2019 21:16
River Derwent
This flood alert remains in force due to high levels on the river Derwent around Elvington and Buttercrambe. Levels here are expected to stay high overnight. We are monitoring the situation closely and will update this message on Tuesday morning or as the situation changes. See the GOV.UK website for a 5 day flood forecast.


Flood Alert issued on 4 Nov 2019 16:35
River Derwent
This flood alert remains in force due to high levels on the river Derwent around Elvington. Levels here are expected to stay high through Monday. We are monitoring the situation closely and will update this message before 9pm or as the situation changes. See the GOV.UK website for a 5 day flood forecast.


Flood Alert issued on 4 Nov 2019 08:37
River Derwent
This flood alert remains in force due to high levels on the river Derwent around Elvington. Levels here are expected to stay high through Monday. We are monitoring the situation closely and will update this message in 8 hours or as the situation changes. See the GOV.UK website for a 5 day flood forecast.


Flood Alert issued on 3 Nov 2019 21:40
River Derwent
This flood alert remains in force due to high levels on the river Derwent around Elvington. Levels here are expected to stay high through Sunday evening and into the night. We are monitoring the situation closely and will update this message on Monday morning or as the situation changes. See the GOV.UK website for a 5 day flood forecast.


Flood Alert issued on 3 Nov 2019 17:15
River Derwent
This flood alert remains in force due to high levels on the river Derwent around Buttercrambe and Elvington. Levels here are expected to continue to rise very slowly through Sunday evening and into the night. Please avoid using low lying footpaths and avoid driving through any floodwater. We will update this message in 8 hours or as the situation changes. See the GOV.UK website for a 5 day flood forecast.


Flood Alert issued on 3 Nov 2019 09:12
River Derwent
This flood alert remains in force due to high levels on the river Derwent at Elvington Sluices. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses and avoid driving through any floodwater. Our incident response staff are closely monitoring the forecast and will update this message as the situation changes. See the GOV.UK website for a 5 day flood forecast.


Flood Alert issued on 2 Nov 2019 20:53
River Derwent
This flood alert remains in force due to high levels on the River Derwent at Elvington Sluices. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses and avoid driving through any floodwater. Our incident response staff are closely monitoring the forecast and will update this message as the situation changes. See the GOV.UK website for a 5 day flood forecast.


Flood Alert issued on 2 Nov 2019 17:17
River Derwent
This flood alert remains in force due to high levels on the River Derwent at Elvington Sluices. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses and avoid driving through any floodwater. Our incident response staff are closely monitoring the forecast and will update this message as the situation changes. See the GOV.UK website for a 5 day flood forecast.


Flood Alert issued on 2 Nov 2019 08:51
River Derwent
This flood alert remains in force due to high levels on the River Derwent at Elvington Sluices. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses and avoid driving through any floodwater. Our incident response staff are closely monitoring the forecast and will update this message as the situation changes. See the GOV.UK website for a 5 day flood forecast.


Flood Alert issued on 1 Nov 2019 21:24
River Derwent
This flood alert remains in force due to high levels on the River Derwent at Elvington Sluices. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses and avoid driving through any floodwater. Our incident response staff are closely monitoring the forecast and will update this message as the situation changes. See the GOV.UK website for a 5 day flood forecast.


Flood Alert issued on 1 Nov 2019 16:43
River Derwent
This flood alert remains in force due to high levels on the River Derwent at Elvington Sluices. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses and avoid driving through any floodwater. Our incident response staff are closely monitoring the forecast and will update this message as the situation changes. See the GOV.UK website for a 5 day flood forecast.


Flood Alert issued on 1 Nov 2019 09:20
River Derwent
This flood alert remains in force due to high levels on the Derwent at Elvington Sluices. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses and avoid driving through any floodwater. Our incident response staff are closely monitoring the forecast and will update this message as the situation changes. See the GOV.UK website for a 5 day flood forecast.


Flood Alert issued on 31 Oct 2019 21:29
River Derwent
This flood alert remains in force due to high levels on the Derwent at Elvington Sluices. River levels are forecast to continue to fall slowly. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses and avoid driving through any floodwater. Our incident response staff are closely monitoring the forecast and will update this message as the situation changes. See the GOV.UK website for a 5 day flood forecast.


Flood Alert issued on 31 Oct 2019 17:01
River Derwent
This flood alert remains in force due to high levels on the Derwent at Elvington Sluices. River levels are forecast to continue to fall slowly. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses and avoid driving through any floodwater. Our incident response staff are closely monitoring the forecast and will update this message as the situation changes. See the GOV.UK website for a 5 day flood forecast.


Flood Alert issued on 31 Oct 2019 09:30
River Derwent
This flood alert remains in force due to high levels on the River Derwent at Elvington Sluices. River levels are forecast to continue to fall slowly. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses and avoid driving through any floodwater. Our incident response staff are closely monitoring the forecast and will update this message as the situation changes. See the GOV.UK website for a 5 day flood forecast.


Flood Alert issued on 30 Oct 2019 20:10
River Derwent
This flood alert remains in force due to high levels on the Derwent at Elvington Sluices. River levels are forecast to continue to fall slowly. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses and avoid driving through any floodwater. Our incident response staff are closely monitoring the forecast and will update this message as the situation changes. See the GOV.UK website for a 5 day flood forecast.


Flood Alert issued on 30 Oct 2019 11:54
River Derwent
This flood alert remains in force due to high levels on the Derwent at Elvington Sluices. River levels are forecast to fall slowly during Wednesday 30/10/2019. No further significant rain is forecast. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses and avoid driving through any floodwater. Our incident response staff are closely monitoring the forecast and will update this message as the situation changes. See the GOV.UK website for a 5 day flood forecast.


Flood Alert issued on 30 Oct 2019 07:10
River Derwent
This flood alert remains in force due to high levels on the Derwent at Buttercrambe and Elvington Sluices. River levels are forecast to fall slowly during Wednesday 30/10/2019. No further significant rain is forecast. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses and avoid driving through any floodwater. Our incident response staff are closely monitoring the forecast and will update this message as the situation changes. See the GOV.UK website for a 5 day flood forecast.


Flood Alert issued on 29 Oct 2019 22:52
River Derwent
This flood alert remains in force due to high levels on the Derwent at Buttercrambe and Elvington Sluices. River levels are forecast to fall slowly during Wednesday 30/10/2019. No further significant rain is forecast. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses and avoid driving through any floodwater. Our incident response staff are closely monitoring the forecast from the incident room and will update this message as the situation changes. See the GOV.UK website for a 5 day flood forecast.


Flood Alert issued on 29 Oct 2019 18:33
River Derwent
This flood alert remains in force due to high levels on the Derwent at Buttercrambe and Elvington Sluices. River levels are forecast to remain high on Tuesday 29/10/2019 and to fall slowly during Wednesday 30/10/2019. No further significant rain is forecast. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses and avoid driving through any floodwater. Our incident response staff are closely monitoring the forecast from the incident room and will update this message as the situation changes. See the GOV.UK website for a 5 day flood forecast.


Flood Alert issued on 29 Oct 2019 12:10
River Derwent
This flood alert remains in force due to high levels on the Derwent at Buttercrambe and Elvington Sluices. River levels are forecast to remain high throughout Tuesday 29/10/19. No further significant rain is forecast. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses and avoid driving through any floodwater. Our incident response staff are closely monitoring the forecast from the incident room and will update this message as the situation changes. See the GOV.UK website for a 5 day flood forecast.


Flood Alert issued on 29 Oct 2019 04:10
River Derwent
This flood alert remains in force due to high levels on the Derwent at Buttercrambe and Elvington Sluices. River levels are forecast to remain high throughout Tuesday 29/10/19. No further significant rain is forecast. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses and avoid driving through any floodwater. Our incident response staff are closely monitoring the forecast from the incident room and will update this message as the situation changes. See the GOV.UK website for a 5 day flood forecast.


Flood Alert issued on 28 Oct 2019 20:10
River Derwent
This flood alert remains in force due to high levels on the Derwent at Buttercrambe and Elvington Sluices. River levels are forecast to remain high throughout Monday night and into Sunday 29/10/19. No further significant rain is forecast. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses and avoid driving through any floodwater. Our incident response staff are closely monitoring the forecast from the incident room and will update this message as the situation changes. See the GOV.UK website for a 5 day flood forecast.


Flood Alert issued on 28 Oct 2019 11:36
River Derwent
This flood alert remains in force due to high levels on the Derwent at Buttercrambe and Elvington Sluices. River levels are forecast to remain high throughout Monday 28/10/19. No further significant rain is forecast. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses and avoid driving through any floodwater. Our incident response staff are closely monitoring the forecast from the incident room and will update this message by 8pm on Monday or as the situation changes. See the GOV.UK website for a 5 day flood forecast.


Flood Alert issued on 28 Oct 2019 03:40
River Derwent
This flood alert remains in force due to high levels on the Derwent at Buttercrambe and Elvington Sluices. River levels are forecast to remain high throughout Monday 28/10/2019. No further significant rain is forecast. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses and avoid driving through any floodwater. Our incident response staff are closely monitoring the forecast from the incident room and will update this message by midday on Monday or as the situation changes. See the GOV.UK website for a 5 day flood forecast.


Flood Alert issued on 27 Oct 2019 19:26
River Derwent
This flood alert remains in force due to high levels on the Derwent at Buttercrambe and Elvington Sluices. River levels are forecast to remain high into Monday 28/10/2019. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses and avoid driving through any floodwater. Our incident response staff are closely monitoring the forecast from the incident room and will update this message as the situation changes. See the GOV.UK website for a 5 day flood forecast.


Flood Alert issued on 27 Oct 2019 11:36
River Derwent
This flood alert remains in force due to high levels on the Derwent at Buttercrambe and Elvington Sluices. River levels are forecast to remain high through Sunday and into Monday 28/10/2019. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses and avoid driving through any floodwater. Our incident response staff are closely monitoring the forecast from the incident room and will update this message by 7.30pm on Sunday or as the situation changes. See the GOV.UK website for a 5 day flood forecast.


Flood Alert issued on 27 Oct 2019 01:53
River Derwent
This flood alert remains in force due to high levels on the River Derwent. No further significant rainfall is forecast for the weekend, river levels are expected to remain high throughout Sunday and into Monday 28.10.19. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses and avoid driving through any floodwater. Our incident response staff are closely monitoring the forecast from the incident room and will update this message by 10am on Sunday or as the situation changes. See the GOV.UK website for a 5 day flood forecast.


Flood Alert issued on 26 Oct 2019 19:28
River Derwent
We are issuing this flood alert due to rising levels on the River Derwent at Elvington Sluices. Although no further significant rainfall is forecast for the weekend, river levels are continuing to rise slowly due to persistent rain on Friday and Saturday. The level on the River Derwent at Elvington Sluices is now 6.5m. We are not currently expecting to need to issue the flood warning for Elvington but we are monitoring the situation, and will update this message as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 26 Oct 2019 11:21
River Derwent
We are issuing this flood alert due to rising levels on the River Derwent at Elvington Sluices. River levels are rising due to persistent rain overnight. The rain is forecast to continue through Saturday morning. The level on the River Derwent at Elvington Sluices is now 6.3m and is forecast to rise slowly through Saturday afternoon. We are monitoring the situation, and will update this message as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 11 Feb 2019 08:48
River Derwent
River levels on the River Derwent remain high as a result of persistent rainfall on Friday and Saturday. The river level at Elvington Sluices is now falling slowly, and is currently 6.34m. The river levels are expected to continue to fall slowly throughout today (Monday 11th February). The areas most at risk are low lying land and roads. Please stay aware of your surroundings and do not put yourself at risk. Keep an eye on local weather forecasts. Be prepared to act on your flood plan. We will continue to monitor the situation, and will update this message by 5:30pm today, Monday 11th February, or if the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 10 Feb 2019 16:37
River Derwent
River levels on the River Derwent remain high as a result of persistent rainfall over the last few days. The river level at Elvington Sluices remains stable at 6.38 m and is expected to remain around this level through this evening and overnight into Monday 11th February. The areas most at risk are low lying land and roads. Please stay aware of your surroundings and do not put yourself at risk. Keep an eye on local weather forecasts. Be prepared to act on your flood plan. We continue to monitor the situation, and will update this message by 9:30am tomorrow morning (Monday 11th February) or if the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 10 Feb 2019 09:12
River Derwent
River levels on the River Derwent remain high as a result of persistent rainfall over the last few days. The river level at Elvington Sluices is stable at 6.38 m and is expected to remain around this level through today (Sunday 10th February). The areas most at risk are low lying land and roads. Please stay aware of your surroundings and do not put yourself at risk. Keep an eye on local weather forecasts. Be prepared to act on your flood plan. We continue to monitor the situation, and will update this message by 6pm this evening 10th February or if the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 9 Feb 2019 16:32
River Derwent
River levels on the River Derwent remain high as a result of persistent rainfall over the last few days. The current river level at Elvington Sluices is 6.37 m and is expected to remain around this level overnight (Saturday 9th February). The areas most at risk are low lying land and roads. Please stay aware of your surroundings and do not put yourself at risk. Keep an eye on local weather forecasts. Be prepared to act on your flood plan. We continue to monitor the situation, and will update this message by 9:30 tomorrow morning 10th February or if the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 9 Feb 2019 09:35
River Derwent
River levels on the River Derwent remain high as a result of persistent rainfall over the last few days. The current river level at Elvington Sluices is 6.3 m and is expected to remain around this level throughout the day (Saturday 9th February). The areas most at risk are low lying land and roads. Please stay aware of your surroundings and do not put yourself at risk. Keep an eye on local weather forecasts. Be prepared to act on your flood plan. We continue to monitor the situation, and will update this message if the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 8 Feb 2019 20:21
River Derwent
River levels on the river Derwent have risen as a result of persistent rainfall over the last few days. The current river level at Elvington Sluices is 6.3 m and is expected to remain around this level overnight and into tomorrow morning (Saturday 9th February). The areas most at risk are low lying land and roads. Please stay aware of your surroundings and do not put yourself at risk. Keep an eye on local weather forecasts. Be prepared to act on your flood plan. We continue to monitor the situation, and will update this message if the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 8 Apr 2018 19:20
River Derwent
This flood alert remains in force as river levels remain high on the Lower River Derwent around Buttercrambe, Elvington, Stamford Bridge and all low lying land along the riverside. Although the river levels are now falling slowly, we expect levels to remain high through Sunday evening into Monday morning. The latest levels can be found on the gov.uk website. We will continue to monitor the situation and will update this message accordingly.


Flood Alert issued on 8 Apr 2018 10:55
River Derwent
This flood alert remains in force as river levels remain high on the Lower River Derwent around Buttercrambe, Elvington, Stamford Bridge and all low lying land along the riverside. Although the river levels are now falling slowly, we expect levels to remain high through the weekend. The latest levels can be found on the gov.uk website. We will continue to monitor the situation and will update this message accordingly.


Flood Alert issued on 7 Apr 2018 19:35
River Derwent
This flood alert remains in force as river levels remain high on the Lower River Derwent around Buttercrambe, Elvington, Stamford Bridge and all low lying land along the riverside. Current river levels can be found on the gov.uk website. Although the river levels are now falling slowly, we expect levels to remain high through the weekend. We will continue to monitor the situation and will update this message accordingly.


Flood Alert issued on 7 Apr 2018 11:16
River Derwent
This flood alert remains in force as river levels remain high on the Lower River Derwent around Buttercrambe, Elvington, Stamford Bridge and all low lying land along the riverside. Current river levels can be found on the gov.uk website. As the catchment is already saturated we expect levels to remain high over the next few days. We will continue to monitor the situation and will update this message accordingly.


Flood Alert issued on 6 Apr 2018 19:57
River Derwent
This flood alert remains in force as levels remain high on the Lower River Derwent around Buttercrambe, Elvington, Stamford Bridge and all low lying land along the riverside. Current river levels can be found on the gov.uk website. As the catchment is already saturated we expect levels to remain high over the next few days. Some unsettled weather is forecast for the rest of the weekend. We will continue to monitor the situation and will update this message accordingly.


Flood Alert issued on 6 Apr 2018 14:03
River Derwent
This flood alert remains in force as levels remain high on the Lower River Derwent around Buttercrambe, Elvington, Stamford Bridge and all low lying land along the riverside. Current river levels can be found on the gov.uk website. As the catchment is already saturated we expect levels to remain high over the next few days. Dry and settled weather will continue today but unsettled weather is forecast for the rest of the weekend. We will continue to monitor the situation and will update this message accordingly.


Flood Alert issued on 6 Apr 2018 09:59
River Derwent
This flood alert remains in force as levels remain high on the Lower River Derwent around Buttercrambe, Elvington, Stamford Bridge and all low lying land along the riverside. Current river levels can be found on the gov.uk website. As the catchment is already saturated we expect levels to remain high over the next few days. Dry and settled conditions are expected to continue through Friday, after which unsettled weather is forecast over the weekend. We will continue to monitor the situation and will update this message accordingly.


Flood Alert issued on 6 Apr 2018 03:13
River Derwent
This flood alert remains in force as levels remain high on the Lower River Derwent around Buttercrambe, Elvington, Stamford Bridge and all low lying land along the riverside. Current river levels can be found on the gov.uk website. As the catchment is already saturated we expect levels to remain high over the next few days. Dry and settled conditions are expected to continue through Friday, after which unsettled weather is forecast over the weekend. We will continue to monitor the situation and will update this message accordingly.


Flood Alert issued on 5 Apr 2018 17:43
River Derwent
This flood alert remains in force as levels remain high on the Lower River Derwent around Buttercrambe, Elvington, Stamford Bridge and all low lying land along the riverside. Current river levels can be found on the gov.uk website. As the catchment is already saturated we expect levels to remain high over the next few days. Dry and settled conditions are expected to continue through until Friday, after which unsettled weather is forecast over the weekend. We will continue to monitor the situation and will update this message accordingly.


Flood Alert issued on 5 Apr 2018 08:46
River Derwent
This flood alert remains in force as levels remain high on the Lower River Derwent around Buttercrambe, Elvington, Stamford Bridge and all low lying land along the riverside. Current river levels can be found on the gov.uk website. As the catchment is already saturated we expect levels to remain high over the next few days. We will continue to monitor the situation and will update this message accordingly.


Flood Alert issued on 5 Apr 2018 01:43
River Derwent
This flood alert remains in force as levels remain high on the Lower River Derwent around Buttercrambe, Elvington, Stamford Bridge and all low lying land along the riverside. Current river levels can be found on the gov.uk website. As the catchment is already saturated we expect levels to remain high over the next few days. We will continue to monitor the situation and will update this message accordingly.


Flood Alert issued on 4 Apr 2018 18:23
River Derwent
This flood alert remains in force as levels remain high on the Lower River Derwent around Buttercrambe, Elvington, Stamford Bridge and all low lying land along the riverside. Current river levels can be found on the gov.uk website. Further localised showers are forecast this evening. As the catchment is already saturated we expect levels to remain high over the next few days. We will continue to monitor the situation and will update this message accordingly.


Flood Alert issued on 4 Apr 2018 11:55
River Derwent
This flood alert remains in force as levels are expected to remain high on the Lower River Derwent during Wednesday following recent rainfall. River levels can be found on the gov.uk website. We will continue to monitor the situation and will update this message accordingly.


Flood Alert issued on 4 Apr 2018 02:39
River Derwent
This flood alert remains in force as levels will remain high on the Lower River Derwent during Wednesday following recent rainfall. River levels can be found on the gov.uk website. We will continue to monitor the situation and will update this message accordingly.


Flood Alert issued on 3 Apr 2018 20:18
River Derwent
This flood alert remains in force as levels will remain high on the Lower River Derwent during Wednesday following recent rainfall. River levels can be found on the gov.uk website. We will continue to monitor the situation and will update this message as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 3 Apr 2018 13:04
River Derwent
This flood alert remains in force as levels are likely to remain high on the Lower River Derwent into Wednesday following recent rainfall. No further significant rainfall is expected during Tuesday. River levels can be found on the gov.uk website. We will continue to monitor the situation and will update this message as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 3 Apr 2018 01:48
River Derwent
This flood alert remains in force as levels are continuing to rise slowly on the Lower River Derwent following recent rainfall. We do not expect levels to reach significantly high levels on Tuesday 3rd April. No further significant rainfall is expected. River levels can be found on the gov.uk website. We will continue to monitor the situation and will update this message as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 2 Apr 2018 18:08
River Derwent
This flood alert remains in force as levels are continuing to rise slowly on the Lower River Derwent due to overnight rainfall. We expect levels to continue rising slowly into Tuesday 3rd April. River levels can be found on the gov.uk website. We will continue to monitor the situation and will update this message as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 2 Apr 2018 12:23
River Derwent
This flood alert remains in force as levels are starting to rise again on the Lower River Derwent due to overnight rainfall. We expect levels to continue rising slowly during Monday 2nd April and into Tuesday 3rd April. We will continue to monitor the situation and will update this message as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 1 Apr 2018 19:27
River Derwent
The levels in the River Derwent around Elvington sluices have been rising slowly in response to rainfall over the weekend. Levels are expected to continue to rise slowly over the next few days as more rain is expected to fall overnight Sunday and into Monday 2nd April. We are monitoring the situation and will update this message if the situation changes. You can get the latest river levels on the gov.uk website.


Flood Alert issued on 21 Mar 2018 08:19
River Derwent
This flood alert remains in force due to elevated river levels on the lower Derwent. Levels at Buttercrambe and Stamford Bridge are continuing to fall and are expected to do so throughout Wednesday. Levels around the Elvington Sluices will remain high but are now also slowly falling. As the catchment remains saturated, low lying land and fields along the riverside may still be affected by standing water as river levels recede. We will continue to monitor the situation. Please continue to check the GOV.UK website for current river levels and more detailed weather forecasts from the Met Office.


Flood Alert issued on 20 Mar 2018 10:05
River Derwent
This flood alert remains in force due to elevated river levels on the lower Derwent. Levels at Buttercrambe and Stamford Bridge are still falling slowly and are expected to do so throughout Tuesday. Levels around the Elvington Sluices will continue to remain high. As the catchment remains saturated, low lying land and fields along the riverside may still be affected by standing water as river levels recede. We will continue to monitor the situation. Please continue to check the GOV.UK website for current river levels and more detailed weather forecasts from the Met Office.


Flood Alert issued on 19 Mar 2018 09:39
River Derwent
This flood alert remains in force due to elevated river levels on the lower Derwent. Levels at Buttercrambe and Stamford Bridge are now starting to fall and will continue to do so throughout Monday as drier conditions prevail. Levels around the Elvington Sluices will continue to remain high. As the catchment remains saturated, low lying land and fields along the riverside may still be affected by standing water. We will continue to monitor the situation. Please continue to check the GOV.UK website for current river levels and more detailed weather forecasts from the Met Office.


Flood Alert issued on 18 Mar 2018 12:34
River Derwent
This flood alert remains in force due to continuous high river levels and bank full conditions. High levels on the upper catchment affected by rainfall earlier in the week has caused a further slight rise in levels on the lower River Derwent this weekend. As the catchment remains saturated, levels are expected to stay elevated around Buttercrambe, Stamford Bridge and Elvington affecting all low lying land and fields along the riverside. Snow showers forecast over the weekend are not expected to cause any further impact on river levels, and drier conditions are expected on Monday which will allow levels to stabilise. We will continue to monitor the situation. Please continue to check the GOV.UK website for current river levels and more detailed weather forecasts from the Met Office.


Flood Alert issued on 17 Mar 2018 10:51
River Derwent
This flood alert remains in force due to continuous high river levels and bank full conditions on the lower River Derwent. Levels remain elevated around Buttercrambe, Stamford Bridge, Elvington and all low lying land along the riverside. Levels on the upper catchment affected by Friday’s rainfall have now peaked which will cause a slight rise in levels on the lower Derwent over the weekend. As the catchment is currently saturated, levels will remain high for several days with flooding of low lying land, roads and fields. Snow showers forecast over the weekend are not expected to cause any further impact on river levels. We will continue to monitor the situation. Please continue to check the GOV.UK website for current river levels and more detailed weather forecasts from the Met Office


Flood Alert issued on 16 Mar 2018 16:20
River Derwent
This flood alert remains in force due to high river levels and bank full conditions on the lower River Derwent. Levels are elevated around Buttercrambe, Elvington, Stamford Bridge and all low lying land along the riverside. Levels on the upper catchment have risen today in response to recent rainfall which will cause a slight rise in levels on the lower Derwent into the weekend. Further outbreaks of rain and snow showers are forecast for the next 24hrs. As the catchment is currently saturated this is likely to keep levels high for several days and may cause further flooding of low lying land, roads and fields. We will continue to monitor the situation. Please continue to check the GOV.UK website for current river levels and more detailed weather forecasts from the Met Office.


Flood Alert issued on 16 Mar 2018 13:17
River Derwent
This flood alert remains in force due to high river levels and bank full conditions on the lower River Derwent. Levels are elevated around Buttercrambe, Elvington, Stamford Bridge and all low lying land along the riverside. Levels on the upper catchment have risen today in response to recent rainfall. This will cause levels in the lower Derwent to start to rise again later today. Further outbreaks of rain and snow showers are forecast for the next 24hrs. As the catchment is currently saturated this is likely to keep levels high for several days and may cause further flooding of low lying land, roads and fields. We will continue to monitor the situation. Please continue to check the GOV.UK website for current river levels and more detailed weather forecasts from the Met Office.


Flood Alert issued on 15 Mar 2018 11:10
River Derwent
This flood alert remains in force due to high river levels and bank full conditions on the lower River Derwent. Levels are elevated around Buttercrambe, Elvington, Stamford Bridge and all low lying land along the riverside. Bands of rainfall are forecast on Thursday into Friday. As the catchment is currently saturated this is likely to keep levels high for several days and may cause further flooding of low lying land, roads and fields. We will continue to monitor the situation. Please continue to check the GOV.UK website for current river levels and more detailed weather forecasts from the Met Office.


Flood Alert issued on 14 Mar 2018 16:18
River Derwent
This flood alert remains in force with river levels staying high on the lower River Derwent. Levels are expected to remain elevated around Buttercrambe, Elvington and Stamford Bridge as well as low lying land along the riverside through Wednesday and into Thursday. No significant rainfall is forecast over the next 24hrs. We will continue to monitor the situation. Please continue to check the GOV.UK website for current river levels and more detailed weather forecasts from the Met Office.


Flood Alert issued on 13 Mar 2018 17:52
River Derwent
This flood alert remains in force with river levels remaining high. Very little further rainfall is expected in the next few days, but river levels will fall slowly and are forecast to remain high through Wednesday and into Thursday. Please stay aware of your surroundings and do not put yourself at risk. Keep an eye on local weather forecasts. For a more detailed weather forecast for your area please see the Met Office website at www.metoffice.gov.uk. We will continue to monitor the situation and update this message as appropriate.


Flood Alert issued on 12 Mar 2018 11:47
River Derwent
This flood alert remains in force with river levels remaining high due to persistent rain over the preceding days. River levels will remain high during Monday 12th March. Please stay aware of your surroundings and do not put yourself at risk. Keep an eye on local weather forecasts. For a more detailed weather forecast for your area please see the Met Office website at www.metoffice.gov.uk. We will continue to monitor the situation and update this message as appropriate.


Flood Alert issued on 11 Mar 2018 11:35
River Derwent
This flood alert remains in force with river levels remaining high due to persistent rain over the preceding days. River levels will remain high during Sunday 11th March and into Monday 12th March. Please stay aware of your surroundings and do not put yourself at risk. Keep an eye on local weather forecasts. For a more detailed weather forecast for your area please see the Met Office website at www.metoffice.gov.uk. We will continue to monitor the situation and update this message as appropriate.


Flood Alert issued on 10 Mar 2018 10:51
River Derwent
A Flood Alert for the Lower River Derwent remains in force with river levels remaining high due to persistent rain overnight and further bands of rainfall forecast for Saturday and Sunday. River levels are forecast to remain high over the weekend. We will continue to monitor the situation and update this message as appropriate.


Flood Alert issued on 9 Mar 2018 15:16
River Derwent
Updated 15.00hrs 09/03/18. A Flood Alert for the Lower River Derwent has been issued as levels in the Elvington area are remaining high due to recent persistent rain and snow melt. River levels are forecast to remain high into the weekend. We will continue to monitor the situation and update this message as appropriate.


Flood Alert issued on 7 Mar 2018 15:48
River Derwent
A Flood Alert for the Lower River Derwent has been issued as levels at Elvington Sluices are beginning to rise due to recent rain and snowmelt. River levels are forecast the rise throughout the night, reaching a level of 6.3m at our gauge at Elvington Sluices by Wednesday night. Levels are forecast to remain high throughout Thursday. We will continue to monitor the situation and update this message as appropriate.


Flood Alert issued on 26 Jan 2018 19:30
River Derwent
This flood alert remains in force as river levels are high following snowmelt and rainfall in the upper catchments earlier this week. Levels are now falling slightly on the lower Derwent, including at Stamford Bridge, Buttercrambe and Elvington, but will remain high into the weekend. No significant rainfall is expected in the next few days. We will continue to monitor the situation. Please continue to check the GOV.UK website for current river levels.


Flood Alert issued on 26 Jan 2018 13:09
River Derwent
This flood alert remains in force as river levels are high following snowmelt and rainfall in the upper catchments earlier this week. Levels are now falling slightly on the lower Derwent from Malton to the Ouse, including at Stamford Bridge, Buttercrambe and Elvington, but will remain high into the weekend. No significant rainfall is expected in the next few days. We will continue to monitor the situation. Please continue to check the GOV.UK website for current river levels.


Flood Alert issued on 26 Jan 2018 08:56
River Derwent
This flood alert remains in force as river levels are high following snowmelt and rainfall in the upper catchments earlier this week. Levels are now falling slightly on the lower Derwent from Malton to the Ouse, including at Stamford Bridge, Buttercrambe and Elvington, but will remain high into the weekend. No significant rainfall is expected in the next few days. We will continue to monitor the situation. Please continue to check the GOV.UK website for current river levels.


Flood Alert issued on 25 Jan 2018 19:56
River Derwent
This flood alert remains in force as river levels are high following snowmelt and rainfall in the upper catchments earlier this week. The lower Derwent from Malton to the Ouse, including at Stamford Bridge, Buttercrambe and Elvington, will remain high into the weekend. A slight further rise in levels is possible, but no significant rainfall is expected in the next few days. We will continue to monitor the situation. Please continue to check the GOV.UK website for current river levels.


Flood Alert issued on 25 Jan 2018 14:37
River Derwent
This flood alert remains in force as river levels are high following snowmelt and rainfall in the upper catchments earlier this week. The lower Derwent from Malton to the Ouse, including at Stamford Bridge, Buttercrambe and Elvington, will remain high into the weekend. A slight further rise in levels is possible, but no significant rainfall is expected in the next few days. We will continue to monitor the situation. Please continue to check the GOV.UK website for current river levels.


Flood Alert issued on 25 Jan 2018 09:32
River Derwent
This flood alert remains in force following snowmelt and rainfall in the upper catchments over the last couple of days. The lower Derwent from Malton to the Ouse, including at Stamford Bridge, Buttercrambe and Elvington, will remain high into the weekend. A slight further rise in levels is possible, but no significant rainfall is expected in the next few days. We will continue to monitor the situation. Please continue to check the GOV.UK website for current river levels.


Flood Alert issued on 24 Jan 2018 19:19
River Derwent
This flood alert has been issued in response to rising river levels as a result of combined snowmelt and heavy rainfall in the upper catchments over the last couple of days. The current area of concern is around the Elvington sluices where the upstream level is 6.2m and expected to rise slowly overnight. Levels upstream at Buttercrambe and Stamford Bridge have been rising steadily on Wednesday and will continue rising slowly overnight. No further significant rainfall is forecast in the upper catchments, however the catchments are sensitive to further rainfall and levels will remain high over the coming days. Please continue to check the GOV.UK website for current river levels.


Flood Alert issued on 5 Dec 2017 13:55
River Derwent
This flood alert remains in force due to the high levels in the River Derwent around Elvington and Stamford Bridge. The levels are expected to remain steady with no significant rainfall expected in the catchment over the next few days. The latest levels can be found online at www.gov.uk/flood. We are continuing to monitor the situation and will update this message if the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 4 Dec 2017 10:17
River Derwent
This alert remains in force following rainfall last week across the Derwent and Rye river catchments and snowmelt over the weekend. The current level at Elvington sluice is 6.45m; no further rise is expected at this location. The river level at Stamford Bridge is 8.6m and falling slowly. River levels upstream on the upper River Derwent and River Rye remain high as a result of snowmelt. No significant rainfall is forecast on Monday or Tuesday. We will continue to monitor the situation and update this alert with the latest forecast information.


Flood Alert issued on 3 Dec 2017 20:07
River Derwent
This alert remains in force following rainfall last week across the Derwent and Rye river catchments and snowmelt. The current level at Elvington sluice is 6.45m; little further rise is expected at this location. The river level at Stamford Bridge is 8.6m and will remain high over the weekend although no further rise is expected. River levels upstream on the upper River Derwent and River Rye remain high as a result of snowmelt. No significant rainfall is forecast over the coming days. We will continue to monitor the situation and update this alert with the latest forecast information.


Flood Alert issued on 3 Dec 2017 09:32
River Derwent
This alert remains in force following rainfall over the last few days across the Derwent and Rye river catchments including snowmelt. The current level at Elvington sluice is 6.45m; little further rise is expected at this location. The river level at Stamford Bridge is 8.60m and will remain high over the weekend although no further rise is expected. River levels upstream on the upper River Derwent and River Rye remain high as a result of snowmelt. No significant rainfall is forecast over the coming days. We will continue to monitor the situation and update this alert with the latest forecast information.


Flood Alert issued on 2 Dec 2017 21:00
River Derwent
This flood alert remains in force following rainfall over the last few days across the Derwent and Rye river catchments including snowmelt. The current level at Elvington sluice is 6.4m; little further rise is expected at this location. The river level at Stamford Bridge has shown a response and will remain high over the weekend although no significant rise is expected. River levels upstream on the upper River Derwent and River Rye remain high as a result of snowmelt. No significant rainfall is forecast over the weekend. We will continue to monitor the situation and update this alert with the latest forecast information.


Flood Alert issued on 2 Dec 2017 13:10
River Derwent
This flood alert remains in force following rainfall over the last few days across the Derwent and Rye river catchments including snowmelt. The current level at Elvington sluice is 6.4m; little further rise is expected at this location. The river level at Stamford Bridge has shown a response and will remain high over the weekend although no significant rise is expected. River levels upstream on the upper River Derwent and River Rye remain high as a result of snowmelt. No significant rainfall is forecast over the weekend. We will continue to monitor the situation and update this alert with the latest forecast information.


Flood Alert issued on 1 Dec 2017 13:08
River Derwent
This flood alert has been issued following rainfall over the last few days across the Derwent and Rye river catchments. The current level at Elvington sluice is 6.3m;little further rise is expected at this location. Levels will remain high over the weekend. We will continue to monitor the situation.


Flood Alert issued on 9 Jun 2017 09:59
River Derwent
The flood alert for the Lower Derwent remains in force. Levels in the River Derwent remain high in response to recent rainfall and further rainfall is forecast for Saturday. Current river levels can be found on the gov.uk website. We are continuing to monitor the situation and will update this message as more information becomes available.


Flood Warning issued on 8 Jun 2017 10:15
River Derwent
The flood alert for the Lower Derwent remains in force. Levels in the River Derwent are rising slowly in response to recent rainfall, and are expected to continue rising during Thursday as rain continues. Current river levels can be found on the gov.uk website. We are continuing to monitor the situation and will update this message as more information becomes available.


Flood Alert issued on 7 Jun 2017 20:05
River Derwent
The flood alert has been issued for the Lower Derwent due to levels at Howe Bridge. Levels in the River Derwent are rising slowly in response to recent rainfall, and are expected to continue rising into Thursday. Rainfall on Thursday may cause further rises. Current river levels can be found on the gov.uk website. We are continuing to monitor the situation and will update this message as more information becomes available.