Flood Alert Info - South East Holderness

Area Description

The South East Holderness area including Winestead, Patrington and Kilnsea.
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

Number of historic Flood Alerts that have previously been recorded for this area:
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Historical Flood Alert Messages for this Area

  • We have only been collating detailed flood messages since May 2017.
  • Each Flood Alert may have multiple updates. The messages listed below may therefore be greater than the number of alerts detailed in the Flood Alert table above.

Flood Alert issued on 23 Dec 2019 21:37
Holderness Drain
This flood alert remains in force as the river levels remain high following recent persistent heavy rainfall. We continue to pump at the Booster. Winestead Drain is falling slowly and should continue to do so overnight on Monday 23/12/19 and into Tuesday 24/12/19. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland is possible. 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 24/12/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 23 Dec 2019 17:11
Holderness Drain
This flood alert remains in force as the river levels remain high following recent persistent heavy rainfall. Whilst we continue to pump at the Booster, Winestead Drain will remain high throughout Monday 23/12/19 and into Tuesday 24/12/19. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland is possible. Areas most at risk are low lying land and roads. No significant rain is forecast for Monday, though we expect some more rain on Tuesday early 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
Holderness Drain
This flood alert remains in force as the river levels remain high following recent persistent heavy rainfall. Whilst we continue to pump at the Booster, Winestead Drain will remain high throughout Monday 23/12/19 and into Tuesday 24/12/19. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland is possible. 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 17:30
Holderness Drain
This flood alert remains in force as the river levels remain high following recent persistent heavy rainfall. Whilst we continue to pump at the Booster, Winestead Drain will remain high throughout Sunday 22/12/19 and into Monday 23.12.19. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland is possible. 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 09:51
Holderness Drain
This flood alert remains in force as the river levels remain high following recent persistent, heavy rainfall. Whilst we continue to pump at the Booster, Winestead Drain will remain high throughout Sunday and into Monday 23.12.19. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland is possible. 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 in 8 hours, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 22 Dec 2019 01:54
Holderness Drain
This flood alert remains in force as the river levels remain high following recent persistent, heavy rainfall. Whilst we continue to pump at the Booster, Winestead Drain will remain high overnight on Saturday 21/12/19 and into Sunday. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland is possible. 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 in 8 hours, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 21 Dec 2019 18:10
Holderness Drain
This flood alert remains in force as the river levels remain high following recent persistent, heavy rainfall. Whilst we continue to pump at the Booster, Winestead Drain will remain high through this evening, Saturday 21/12/19 and Sunday. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland is possible. 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 in 8 hours, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 21 Dec 2019 10:29
Holderness Drain
River levels have risen as a result of recent persistent, heavy rainfall. Whilst we continue to pump at the Booster, Winestead Drain will remain high through today, Saturday 21/12/19. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland is possible.  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 in 8 hours, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 20 Dec 2019 20:14
Holderness Drain
River levels have risen as a result of persistent heavy rainfall. Whilst we continue to pump at the Booster, Winestead Drain is high and is expected to remain high overnight 20/12/19. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland is possible overnight tonight 20/12/19 and possibly over the weekend. 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 Saturday morning 21/12/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 19 Nov 2019 17:01
Holderness Drain
This flood alert remains in force due to high levels on Winestead Drain following heavy rainfall over the last week. Levels on Winestead Drain are likely to remain high on Tuesday, 19/11/19 and for the next few days, but are falling slowly. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses and avoid driving through any floodwater. Our incident response staff are closely monitoring the situation from the incident room. We have operational staff operating pumps and clearing trash screens. This message will be updated 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 07:44
Holderness Drain
This flood alert remains in force due to high levels on Winestead Drain following heavy rainfall over the last week. Levels on Winestead Drain are likely to remain high on Tuesday, 19/11/19 and for the next few days, but are falling slowly. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses and avoid driving through any floodwater. Our incident response staff are closely monitoring the situation from the incident room. We have operational staff operating pumps and clearing trash screens. This message will be updated 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 23:04
Holderness Drain
This flood alert remains in force due to high levels on Winestead Drain following heavy rainfall over the last week. Levels on Winestead Drain are likely to remain elevated overnight into Tuesday, 19/11/19 and for the next few days. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses and avoid driving through any floodwater. Our incident response staff are closely monitoring the situation from the incident room. We have operational staff operating pumps and clearing trash screens. This message will be updated 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 15:12
Holderness Drain
This flood alert remains in force due to high levels on Winestead Drain following heavy rainfall over the last week. Levels on Winestead Drain are likely to remain elevated throughout today, 18/11/19 and for the next few days. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses and avoid driving through any floodwater. Our incident response staff are closely monitoring the situation from the incident room. We have operational staff operating pumps and clearing trash screens. This message will be updated 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 07:42
Holderness Drain
This flood alert remains in force due to high levels on Winestead Drain following heavy rainfall over the last week. Levels on Winestead Drain are likely to remain elevated throughout today, 18/11/19 and for the next few days. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses and avoid driving through any floodwater. Our incident response staff are closely monitoring the situation from the incident room. We have operational staff operating pumps and clearing trash screens. This message will be updated 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 21:27
Holderness Drain
This flood alert remains in force due to high levels on Winestead Drain following heavy rainfall last week and on Thursday and Friday. Levels on Winestead Drain are likely to remain elevated for the next few days in response to high tides. Scattered showers are expected over 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 situation from the incident room. We have operational staff operating pumps and clearing trash screens. This message will be updated 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 15:10
Holderness Drain
This flood alert remains in force due to high levels on Winestead Drain following heavy rainfall last week and on Thursday and Friday. Levels on Winestead Drain are likely to remain elevated for the next few days in response to high tides. Scattered showers are expected over 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 situation from the incident room. We have operational staff operating pumps and clearing trash screens. This message will be updated 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 07:01
Holderness Drain
This flood alert remains in force due to high levels on Winestead Drain following heavy rainfall last week and on Thursday and Friday. Levels on Winestead Drain are likely to remain elevated for the next few days in response to high tides. Scattered showers are expected over 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 situation from the incident room. We have operational staff operating pumps and clearing trash screens. This message will be updated 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 21:42
Holderness Drain
This flood alert remains in force due to high levels on Winestead Drain following heavy rainfall last week and on Thursday and Friday. Levels on Winestead Drain are likely to remain elevated for the next few days in response to high tides. Scattered showers are expected over 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 situation from the incident room. We have operational staff operating pumps and clearing trash screens. This message will be updated 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 15:31
Holderness Drain
This flood alert remains in force due to high levels on Winestead Drain following heavy rainfall last week and on Thursday and Friday. Levels on Winestead Drain are likely to remain elevated for the next few days in response to high tides. Scattered showers are expected over 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 situation from the incident room. We have operational staff operating pumps and clearing trash screens. This message will be updated 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 07:24
Holderness Drain
This flood alert remains in force due to high levels on Winestead Drain following heavy rainfall last week and on Thursday and Friday. Levels on Winestead Drain are likely to remain elevated for the next few days in response to high tides. Scattered showers are expected over 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 situation from the incident room. We have operational staff operating pumps and clearing trash screens. This message will be updated 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 23:40
Holderness Drain
This flood alert remains in force due to high levels on Winestead Drain following heavy rainfall last week and on Thursday and Friday. Levels on Winestead Drain are likely to remain elevated for the next few days in response to high tides. Scattered showers are expected over 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 situation from the incident room. We have operational staff operating pumps and clearing trash screens. This message will be updated 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 15:42
Holderness Drain
This flood alert remains in force due to high levels on Winestead Drain following heavy rainfall last week and on Thursday 14/11/2019. Levels on Winestead Drain are likely to remain elevated for the next few days in response to high tides. Scattered showers are expected over 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 situation from the incident room. We have operational staff operating pumps and clearing trash screens. This message will be updated on Friday night, or as the situation changes. See the GOV.UK website for a 5 day flood forecast.


Flood Alert issued on 15 Nov 2019 07:39
Holderness Drain
This flood alert remains in force due to high levels on Winestead Drain following heavy rainfall last week and on Thursday 14/11/2019. Levels on Winestead Drain are likely to remain elevated for the next few days in response to high tides. Scattered showers are expected over 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 situation from the incident room. We have operational staff operating pumps and clearing trash screens. This message will be updated in 8 hours, or as the situation changes. See the GOV.UK website for a 5 day flood forecast.


Flood Alert issued on 14 Nov 2019 23:27
Holderness Drain
This flood alert remains in force due to high levels on Winestead Drain following heavy rainfall last week. Levels on Winestead Drain are likely to remain elevated for the next few days in response to high tides and further bands of rain that have crossed the area on Thursday. Further showers are forecast into 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 situation from the incident room. We have operational staff operating pumps and clearing trash screens. This message will be updated 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
Holderness Drain
This flood alert remains in force due to high levels on Winestead Drain following heavy rainfall earlier last week. Levels on Winestead Drain are likely to remain elevated for the next few days, and will fluctuate with the tide. Further rainfall is forecast for 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 situation from the incident room. We have operational staff operating pumps and clearing trash screens. This message will be updated 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 06:57
Holderness Drain
This flood alert remains in force due to high levels on Winestead Drain following heavy rainfall earlier last week. Levels on Winestead Drain are likely to remain elevated for the next few days, and will fluctuate with the tide. Further rainfall is forecast for 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 situation from the incident room. We have operational staff operating pumps and clearing trash screens. This message will be updated 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 17:49
Holderness Drain
This flood alert remains in force due to high levels on Winestead Drain following heavy rainfall earlier last week. Levels on Winestead Drain are likely to remain elevated for the next few days, and will fluctuate with the tide. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses and avoid driving through any floodwater. Our incident response staff are closely monitoring the situation from the incident room. We have operational staff operating pumps and clearing trash screens. This message will be updated 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 10:42
Holderness Drain
This flood alert remains in force due to high levels on Winestead Drain following heavy rainfall earlier last week. Levels on Winestead Drain are likely to remain elevated for the next few days, and will fluctuate with the tide. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses and avoid driving through any floodwater. Our incident response staff are closely monitoring the situation from the incident room. We have operational staff operating pumps and clearing trash screens. This message will be updated 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 21:11
Holderness Drain
This flood alert remains in force due to high levels on Winestead Drain following heavy rainfall earlier last week. Levels on Winestead Drain are likely to remain elevated for the next few days, and will fluctuate with the tide. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses and avoid driving through any floodwater. Our incident response staff are closely monitoring the situation from the incident room. We have operational staff operating pumps and clearing trash screens. This message will be updated 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 14:52
Holderness Drain
This flood alert remains in force due to high levels on Winestead Drain following heavy rainfall earlier last week. Levels on Winestead Drain are likely to remain elevated for the next few days, and will fluctuate with the tide. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses and avoid driving through any floodwater. Our incident response staff are closely monitoring the situation from the incident room. We have operational staff operating pumps and clearing trash screens. This message will be updated 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 21:11
Holderness Drain
This flood alert remains in force due to high levels on Winestead Drain following heavy rainfall earlier last week. Levels on Winestead Drain are likely to remain elevated for the next few days, and will fluctuate with the tide. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses and avoid driving through any floodwater. Our incident response staff are closely monitoring the situation from the incident room. We have operational staff operating pumps and clearing trash screens. This message will be updated 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
Holderness Drain
This flood alert remains in force due to high levels on Winestead Drain following heavy rainfall earlier last week. Levels on Winestead Drain are likely to remain elevated for the next few days, and will fluctuate with the tide. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses and avoid driving through any floodwater. Our incident response staff are closely monitoring the situation from the incident room. We have operational staff operating pumps and clearing trash screens. This message will be updated 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 08:38
Holderness Drain
This flood alert remains in force due to high levels on Winestead Drain following heavy rainfall earlier last week. Levels on Winestead Drain are likely to remain elevated for the next few days, and will fluctuate with the tide. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses and avoid driving through any floodwater. Our incident response staff are closely monitoring the situation from the incident room. We have operational staff operating pumps and clearing trash screens. This message will be updated 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 17:29
Holderness Drain
This flood alert remains in force due to high levels on Winestead Drain following heavy rainfall earlier in the week. Further rain is forecast in the early hours of Monday morning, 11/11/19, but we do not expect this to cause any significant impact. However, levels on Winestead Drain are likely to remain elevated for the next few days, and will fluctuate with the tide. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses and avoid driving through any floodwater. Our incident response staff are closely monitoring the situation from the incident room. We have operational staff operating pumps and clearing trash screens. This message will be updated 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 09:33
Holderness Drain
This flood alert remains in force due to high levels on Winestead Drain following heavy rain earlier in the week. Levels on Winestead Drain will fluctuate with each high tide. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses and avoid driving through any floodwater. Our incident response staff are closely monitoring the situation from the incident room. We have operational staff operating pumps and clearing trash screens. This message will be updated 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 01:50
Holderness Drain
This flood alert remains in force due to high levels on Skeffling Drain and Winestead Drain following heavy rain earlier in the week. The levels on Skeffling Drain are continuing to fall slowly and levels on Winestead Drain will fluctuate with each high tide. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses and avoid driving through any floodwater. Our incident response staff are closely monitoring the situation from the incident room. We have operational staff operating pumps and clearing trash screens. This message will be updated 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 18:00
Holderness Drain
This flood alert remains in force due to high levels on Skeffling Drain and Winestead Drain following heavy rain eariler in the week. The levels on Skeffling Drain are continuing to fall slowly and levels on Winestead Drain will fluctuate with each high tide. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses and avoid driving through any floodwater. Our incident response staff are closely monitoring the situation from the incident room. We have operational staff operating pumps and clearing trash screens. This message will be updated 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 09:47
Holderness Drain
This flood alert remains in force due to high levels on Skeffling Drain and Winestead Drain. This is due to persistent rain over the last several days. The levels on Skeffling Drain are slowly falling and levels on Winestead Drain will fluctuate with each high tide. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses and avoid driving through any floodwater. Our incident response staff are closely monitoring the situation from the incident room. We have operational staff operating pumps and clearing trash screens. This message will be updated 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 02:12
Holderness Drain
This flood alert remains in force due to high levels on Skeffling Drain and Winestead Drain. This is due to persistent rain over the last several days and levels will fluctuate with each high tide. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses and avoid driving through any floodwater. Our incident response staff are closely monitoring the situation from the incident room. We have operational staff operating pumps and clearing trash screens. This message will be updated 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 18:31
Holderness Drain
This flood alert remains in force due to high levels on Skeffling Drain and Winestead Drain. This is due to persistent rain over the last several days and levels will fluctuate with each high tide. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses and avoid driving through any floodwater. Our incident response staff are closely monitoring the situation from the incident room. We have operational staff operating pumps and clearing trash screens. This message will be updated in 8hrs, or as the situation changes. See the GOV.UK website for a 5 day flood forecast.


Flood Alert issued on 8 Nov 2019 09:13
Holderness Drain
We are issuing this flood alert due to high levels on Skeffling Drain and Winestead Drain. This is due to persistent rain over the last several days. Further rainfall is forecast on Friday 08/11/19 and levels will fluctuate with each tide. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses and avoid driving through any floodwater. Our incident response staff are closely monitoring the situation closely from the incident room. We have operational staff operating pumps and clearing trash screens. This message will be updated in 8hrs, or as the situation changes. See the GOV.UK website for a 5 day flood forecast.


Flood Alert issued on 8 Nov 2019 08:40
Holderness Drain
We are issuing this flood alert due to high levels on Skeffling Drain. This is due to persistent rain over the last several days. Further rainfall is forecast on Friday 08/11/19 and levels will fluctuate with each tide. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses and avoid driving through any floodwater. Our incident response staff are closely monitoring the situation closely from the incident room. We have operational staff operating pumps and clearing trash screens. This message will be updated in 8hrs, or as the situation changes. See the GOV.UK website for a 5 day flood forecast.


Flood Alert issued on 29 Oct 2019 04:37
Holderness Drain
This flood alert remains in force due to high water levels in Winestead Drain due to the rain over 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 28 Oct 2019 20:17
Holderness Drain
This flood alert remains in force due to high water levels in Winestead Drain due to the rain over 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 28 Oct 2019 11:43
Holderness Drain
This flood alert remains in force due to high water levels in Winestead Drain due to the rain over 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 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 03:47
Holderness Drain
This flood alert remains in force due to high water levels in Winestead Drain due to the rain over the weekend coinciding with a period of high tides. 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 19:29
Holderness Drain
This flood alert remains in force due to high water levels in Winestead Drain due to the rain over Friday and Saturday coinciding with a period of high tides. 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 11:40
Holderness Drain
This flood alert remains in force due to high water levels in Winestead Drain due to the rain over Friday and Saturday coinciding with a period of high tides. 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 27.10.19 or as the situation changes. See the GOV.UK website for a 5 day flood forecast.


Flood Alert issued on 27 Oct 2019 03:10
Holderness Drain
This flood alert remains in force due to high levels on the Winestead Drain combined with high tide. This is due to recent persistent rainfall upstream. 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 11am on Sunday 27.10.19 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
Holderness Drain
We are issuing this flood alert due to high levels on the Winestead Drain combined with high tide. This is due to recent persistent rainfall upstream. 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 4 Apr 2018 03:47
Holderness Drain
This flood alert remains in force due to high levels, however levels at Skeffling Drain are falling and are expected to return to normal levels overnight. We are continuing to monitor the situation and will update this message as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 3 Apr 2018 21:42
Holderness Drain
This alert remains in force. Levels at Skeffling Drain are falling and are expected to return to normal levels overnight. We are continuing to monitor the situation and will update this message as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 3 Apr 2018 13:37
Holderness Drain
This alert remains in force as levels at Skeffling Drain are currently 1.9 meters and falling. We will review whether this alert is still required later today, Tuesday 3rd April. We are continuing to monitor the situation and will update this message as the situation changes. The latest levels can be found on the gov.uk website.


Flood Alert issued on 3 Apr 2018 01:48
Holderness Drain
This alert remains in force due to high levels in Skeffling Drain around Skeffling Pumping Station. Rainfall over the weekend has meant that there are increased levels in watercourses in the Holderness area. Levels are now beginning to peak and no further significant rainfall is expected. The level in Skeffling Drain is expected to remain high into Tuesday. We are continuing to monitor the situation and will update this message as the situation changes. The latest levels can be found on the gov.uk website.


Flood Alert issued on 2 Apr 2018 15:21
Holderness Drain
This alert has been issued due to rising levels in Skeffling Drain around Skeffling Pumping Station. Rainfall over the weekend has meant that there are increased levels in watercourses in the Holderness area. The level in Skeffling Drain is expected to rise further when the tide begins to rise. A team is on the way to the area to assess the situation and undertake remedial action as required. The latest levels can be found on the gov.uk website. We are continuing to monitor the situation and will update this message as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 10 Aug 2017 18:55
Holderness Drain
This flood alert remains in force in response to high river levels following heavy rainfall on Tuesday. The current area of concern is the Winestead Drain. The Winestead Booster Pumping Station is being operated to manage upstream and downstream levels. Levels downstream remain high at 1.7m but are now falling. Standing water may still be present on low lying land and roads. No significant rainfall is expected over the next couple of days. We will continue to monitor the situation and update this message accordingly.


Flood Alert issued on 10 Aug 2017 11:05
Holderness Drain
This flood alert remains in force in response to rising river levels following heavy rainfall on Tuesday. The current area of concern is the Winestead Drain. The Winestead Booster Pumping Station is being operated to manage upstream and downstream levels. The current level upstream of Winestead Booster is 0.07m having fallen overnight into Thursday. Levels downstream remain high at 1.9m and expected to remain high on Thursday. Standing water may still be present on low lying land and roads. The Environment Agency has staff on Winestead Drain and Skeffling Drain operating pumping stations and clearing trash screens. No further rainfall is expected over the coming days. We will continue to monitor the situation and update this message accordingly.


Flood Alert issued on 9 Aug 2017 19:23
Holderness Drain
This flood alert remains in force in response to rising river levels following heavy rainfall on Tuesday. The current area of concern is the Winestead Drain. The Winestead Booster Pumping Station is being operated to manage upstream and downstream levels. The current level upstream of Winestead Booster is 0.48m and downstream 2.10m. The Environment Agency has staff on Winestead Drain and Skeffling Drain operating pumping stations and clearing trash screens. No further rainfall is expected over the coming days. We will continue to monitor the situation and update this message accordingly.


Flood Alert issued on 9 Aug 2017 12:42
Holderness Drain
This flood alert has been issued in response to rising river levels following heavy rainfall on Tuesday. The current area of concern is the Winestead Drain. The Winestead Booster Pumping Station is being operated to manage upstream and downstream levels. The current level upstream of Winestead Booster is 1.08m and rising slowly. The current level downstream of Winestead Booster is 1.95m. The Environment Agency has staff on Winestead Drain and Skeffling Drain operating pumping stations and clearing trash screens. No further rainfall is expected over the coming days. We will continue to monitor the situation and update this message accordingly.