Flood Warning Area Information for Essex

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The Bumpstead Brook through Steeple Bumpstead, and Broad Green to New England

The Canons Brook and its tributaries from Harlow to Parndon Mead including, Great Parndon, Hare Street and Little Parndon

Canvey Island north of the A130, Long Road

Canvey Island south of the A130, Long Road

The Cobbins Brook at Waltham Abbey

The Cripsey Brook at Chipping Ongar including Shelley

The Cripsey Brook at Moreton from Weald Bridge to Shelley Common

The Cripsey Brook including Thornwood Common, North Weald Bassett, Moreton and Chipping Ongar

Hamford Water, from West End Road in Dovercourt to Titchmarsh Marina, including Horsey Island

Harwich Town, Dovercourt and Bathside Bay

Holland Marshes, from Frinton Tennis Club and Golf Course to Valley Road in Holland-on-Sea

Hullbridge waterside properties and the Dome Caravan Park

The Lower Lee tributaries, including the Nazeing Brook, Ching Brook, Cobbins Brook, Pymmes Brook, Rags Brook, Salmons Brook, Turkey Brook, Trinity Marsh Ditch and the Small River Lee

The Lower River Lee at Enfield including Edmonton and Tottenham

The Lower River Lee at Hoddesdon and Cheshunt including Broxbourne and Waltham Abbey

The Lower River Lee from Hoddesdon to Canning Town including, Cheshunt, Enfield, Edmonton, Tottenham, Walthamstow, Hackney, Stratford and West Ham

The Lower River Roding including Redbridge, Woodford, Wanstead, Ilford, East Ham and Barking

Maldon Town waterfront and the Hythe

The Middle River Roding including Abridge, Loughton and Buckhurst Hill

The Nazeing Brook at Lower Nazeing

Paglesham, Rochford, The Wakerings and Potton Island

The Pincey Brook and its tributaries from Takeley to Harlow including Hatfield Broad Oak, Hatfield Heath and Sheering

The Pincey Brook near Sheering

Old Mead Road in Henham, North Hall Road in Quendon, London Road, Station Road, High Street, Bridge End, Willow Vale, Bury Water Lane, Belmont Hill and Cambridge Road in Newport, Duck Street in Wendons Ambo, Mill Lane and Walden Road in Littlebury

High Street in Little Chesterford, Manor Lane, Newmarket Road and London Road in Great Chesterford, Church Street and Mill Lane in Ickleton, Hinxton Hall and Mill Lane in Hinxton, Mill Lane in Duxford and Mill Lane in Whittlesford

River Granta from Linton to Babraham

The River Ingrebourne at Harold Park including Harold Wood

The River Ingrebourne at Harold Park and Hornchurch including Harold Wood, Upminster and Rainham

The River Lee at Hertford including Lemsford, Hatfield, Ware and Stanstead Abbotts

The River Lee at Hertford and Ware including Stanstead Abbotts

The River Roding at Abridge

The River Roding at Fyfield including High Ongar Bridge

The River Roding at Loughton including Buckhurst Hill

The River Roding from Ongar to Stapleford including Hallsford Bridge, and Shonk's Mill

The River Roding in Redbridge including Woodford, Wanstead and Ilford

The River Stort, Stansted Brook and their tributaries from Clavering to Hoddesdon including Stanstead Mountfitchet, Bishops Stortford, Sawbridgeworth and Harlow

The River Stort at Bishops Stortford including Spellbrook

The River Stort at Clavering and Manuden

The River Stort at Harlow including Roydon

The River Stort at Sawbridgeworth

The Rivers Beam and Rom at Romford, Hornchurch, Dagenham and Rainham

Riverside properties in Colchester, including the cricket ground

Riverside properties in Chelmsford, including the cricket ground

Salcott cum Virley, and surrounding marshland

Thaxted Road, Peaslands Road, Farmadine, Radwinter Road, East Street, Hill Street, Gold Street, Cross Street, Market Walk, Market Row, George Street, High Street, Bartletts, Abbey Lane, Primes Close, Park Lane, Freshwell Street and Bridge Street

The Stansted Brook at Stansted Mountfitchet

The north bank of the Blackwater estuary from Goldhanger to Maldon, including Heybridge Basin

The south bank of the Blackwater estuary from Maldon to Maylandsea, including Northey Island

The Eastwood Brook from downstream of Rayleigh Weir and the Prittlewell Brook, to Southend Airport

The Essex coast at Canvey Island to South Benfleet, and Wat Tyler Country Park and surrounding marshland

The Essex coast at Coalhouse Fort and the surrounding area

The Essex coast at Coalhouse Fort and surrounding marshland at East Tilbury

Shoeburyness to Southend Pier, including Southchurch Park

Southend sea front from the Pier to Chalkwell

Wallasea and Foulness Islands

The Essex coast from Clacton to St Peters Flat, including Jaywick, Brightlingsea, Mersea Island, Heybridge, Maldon and the Colne and Blackwater estuaries

The Essex coast from Clacton Lifeboat station to Lee-over-sands, including Jaywick and Seawick

The Essex coast from Fobbing to Purfleet, including Tilbury, Grays and the Dartford Crossing

The Essex coast from Leigh on Sea, to and including, Hadleigh Marshes, and Two Tree Island

The Essex coast from Shoeburyness, to and including, Southend Sea Front including Southchurch Park

The Essex coast from St Peters Flat to Shoeburyness, including Burnham-on-Crouch, South Woodham Ferrers, Hullbridge and the Crouch and Roach estuaries

The Essex coast from St Peters Flat to Burnham-on-Crouch, including Dengie Marshes

The River Chelmer from the A138 at Chelmsford to Langford, the River Ter from A120 at Stebbing Green to Boreham, and the brooks around Sandon

Mardyke from North Stifford to Purfleet

The Mardyke upstream of Purfleet

The north and south banks of the Stour estuary from Shotley Gate to the bottom of Cattawade Street and Factory Lane in Brantham

The Parkeston Quay and the Ramsey River, including Harwich International Port

The River Blackwater from Braintree to Langford, including Coggeshall and Kelvedon

The River Brain from Black Notley to Witham, including White Notley

The River Chelmer from Great Dunmow to Rivermead campus, and the Industrial Estate in Chelmsford

The River Chelmer from the A138 at Chelmsford to Maldon

The River Colne from Castle Hedingham to upstream of Halstead, including Sible Hedingham

The River Colne from Great Yeldham, to and including, Colchester

The River Colne from Halstead to Lexden, including Wakes Colne

The River Colne, through Colchester

The River Crouch from Noak Bridge to Runwell, including Wickford

The River Crouch from Noaks Bridge to Runwell, including Wickford

The River Pant, from Great Bardfield to Braintree, including Shalford

The River Roach, Prittle Brook and Eastwood Brook at Southend

The River Stour from Boxted to Dedham, including Stratford St Mary

The River Stour from downstream of Kedington to Sudbury, including Clare and Cavendish

The River Stour from Sudbury to Boxted, including Bures and Nayland

The River Stour from Sudbury, to and including, Stratford St Mary and Dedham

The River Stour upstream of Cattawade Barrage to Stratford St Mary, including Flatford

The River Wid from Ingatestone to Writtle, including Margaretting

The River Can and Chelmer, through Chelmsford

The Rivers Pant and Blackwater from, Great Bardfield to Langford including Braintree, and the River Brain from, Black Notley to Witham

The River Wid from Brentwood, to and including Writtle, and the River Can at Chelmsford

The south bank of the Blackwater estuary from Maylandsea to St Peters Flat, including Osea Island

The Stour Brook from Meldham Bridge in Haverhill to Linnetts Lane, Sturmer

The Suffolk and Essex coast from Felixstowe to Clacton, including Ipswich, and the Orwell and Stour estuaries

The Leigh-on-Sea frontage from Chalkwell to Hadleigh Marshes, including Two Tree Island

Grays to Purfleet, including West Thurrock

Shellhaven to Grays, including Tilbury

The tidal River Colne at Point Clear and Saint Osyth Creek

The tidal River Colne from Brightlingsea to the Colne Barrier at Wivenhoe

The tidal River Colne upstream of the Colne Barrier at Wivenhoe, including the Roman River at Fingringhoe and Colchester

The tidal River Crouch from Creeksea to Battlesbridge, including north and South Fambridge, Hullbridge and South Woodham Ferrers

The tidal River Stour at Manningtree, from the railway station to Kiln Lane

The tidal River Stour at Mistley, including the Quay and The Walls

The River Chelmer from Great Dunmow to Rivermead campus and the Industrial Estate in Chelmsford

The upper Stour and surrounding tributaries, at Little Yeldham, Steeple Bumpstead, Haverhill, Kedington, Glemsford and Brockley, to and including, Sudbury

River Thames from Dartford Creek to Erith High Street East including the Darent Industrial Estate, Slade Green and the Church Industrial Estate

River Thames from Mar Dyke to Barking Creek including Rainham Marshes, South Hornchurch, Ford Motor Works, Creekmouth, the New England Estate and South Barking

River Thames including areas in the boroughs of Bexley and Greenwich

River Thames including areas in the boroughs of Havering, Barking and Dagenham, and Newham

River Thames riverside from Dartford Creek and Mar Dyke to the Thames Barrier

Tollesbury and adjacent marshland

River Cam from Newport to Whittlesford including the Slades

The Upper River Roding including Molehill Green, Dunmow, Ongar, Fyfield, High Ongar and Stapleford

Walton on the Naze, from Walton Hall marshes to the Martello Caravan Park