Flood Warning Info - River Severn at Gloucester

Area Description

River Severn at Gloucester.
This is a Flood Warning Area. For this area, you may receive Flood Warnings or Severe Flood Warnings.
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Flood Warning History

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


Flood Warning issued on 21 Feb 2020 09:14
River Severn
River levels are high at the Gloucester river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Flooding of property, roads and farmland continues. Flooding is affecting properties and roads in and around Gloucester. The A40 at Over may be affected. The A38 may be flooded at Longford and Norton. Further rainfall is expected over the next few days, as a result we expect river levels to remain high. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are checking defences. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses and avoid contact with flood water. This message will be updated by 6pm on Friday, 21/02/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 21 Feb 2020 00:40
River Severn
River levels are high at the Gloucester river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Flooding of property, roads and farmland continues. Flooding is affecting properties and roads in and around Gloucester. The A40 at Over may be affected. The A38 may be flooded at Longford and Norton. Further rainfall is expected over the next few days, as a result we expect river levels to remain high. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are checking defences. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses and avoid contact with flood water. This message will be updated by 10 am on Friday, 21/02/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 20 Feb 2020 17:47
River Severn
River levels are high at the Gloucester river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Flooding of property, roads and farmland continues. Flooding is affecting properties and roads in and around Gloucester. The A40 at Over may be affected. The A38 may be flooded at Longford and Norton. Further rainfall is expected over the next few days, as a result we expect river levels to remain high. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are checking defences. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses and avoid contact with flood water. This message will be updated by 2am on Friday, 21/02/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 20 Feb 2020 09:21
River Severn
River levels are high at the Gloucester river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Flooding of property, roads and farmland continues. Flooding is affecting properties and roads in and around Gloucester. The A40 at Over may be affected. The A38 may be flooded at Longford and Norton. Gloucester is currently peaking at 4.44 m. Further rainfall is expected over the next few days, as a result we expect river levels to remain high. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are checking defences. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses and avoid contact with flood water. This message will be updated by 6pm on Thursday, 20/02/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 20 Feb 2020 01:31
River Severn
River levels are high at the Gloucester river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding of property, roads and farmland continues. Flooding is affecting properties and roads in and around Gloucester. The A40 at Over may be affected. The A38 may be flooding at Longford and Norton. River levels are peaking at Gloucester river gauge. We expect river levels to remain high for the next few days. Further rainfall is expected over the next few days. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are checking defences and liaising with emergency services. Be prepared to move possessions and valuables off the ground or to safety and avoid contact with flood water. This message will be updated by 10am on Thursday, 20/02/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 19 Feb 2020 17:43
River Severn
River levels are rising slowly at the Gloucester river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding of property, roads and farmland continues. Flooding is affecting properties and roads in and around Gloucester. The A40 at Over may be affected. The A38 may be flooding at Longford and Norton. A predicted peak at Gloucester river gauge of between 4.4m to 4.5m is expected today, Wednesday 19/02/20. We expect river levels to remain high for the next few days. Further rainfall is expected over the next few days. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are checking defences and liaising with emergency services. Be prepared to move possessions and valuables off the ground or to safety and avoid contact with flood water. This message will be updated by 2am on Thursday 20/02/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 19 Feb 2020 09:30
River Severn
River levels are rising slowly at the Gloucester river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding of property, roads and farmland continues. Flooding is affecting properties and roads in and around Gloucester. The A40 at Over may be affected. The A38 may be flooding at Longford and Norton. A predicted peak at Gloucester river gauge of between 4.4m to 4.5m is expected today, Wednesday 19/02/20. We expect river levels to remain high for the next few days. Further rainfall is expected over the next few days. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are checking defences and liaising with emergency services. Be prepared to move possessions and valuables off the ground or to safety and avoid contact with flood water. This message will be updated by 6pm on 19/02/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 19 Feb 2020 02:40
River Severn
River levels are rising at the Gloucester river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding of property, roads and farmland continues today, Tuesday, 18/02/20. Flooding is affecting Properties and roads in and around Gloucester. The A40 at Over may be affected. The A38 is close to flooding at Longford and Norton. A predicted peak at Gloucester river gauge of between 4.4m to 4.5m is expected on Wednesday morning, 19/02/20. Scattered showers are expected over the next 24 hours with further prolonged rainfall forecast from midday on Wednesday, 19/02/20. We expect river levels to remain high for the next few days. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are checking defences and liaising with emergency services. Be prepared to move possessions and valuables off the ground or to safety and avoid contact with flood water. This message will be updated by 10am on 19/02/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 18 Feb 2020 19:35
River Severn
River levels are rising at the Gloucester river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding of property, roads and farmland continues. Flooding is affecting properties and roads in and around Gloucester. The A40 at Over may be affected. The A38 is close to flooding at Longford and Norton. A predicted peak at Gloucester 4.4m to 4.5m is expected on Wednesday, 19/02/2020. Scattered showers are expected over the next 24 hours with further prolonged rainfall forecast from midday on Wednesday, 19/02/20. We expect river levels to remain high for the next few days. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are checking defences and liaising with emergency services. Be prepared to move possessions and valuables off the ground or to safety and avoid contact with flood water. This message will be updated by 4am on 19/02/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 18 Feb 2020 12:43
River Severn
River levels are rising at the Gloucester river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding of property, roads and farmland continues today, Tuesday, 18/02/20. Flooding is affecting Properties and roads in and around Gloucester. The A40 at Over may be affected. The A38 is close to flooding at Longford and Norton. A predicted peak at Gloucester 4.2m to 4.5m is expected overnight on Tuesday, 18/02/2020. Scattered showers are expected over the next 24 hours with further prolonged rainfall forecast from midday on Wednesday, 19/02/20. We expect river levels to remain high for the next few days. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are checking defences and liaising with emergency services. Be prepared to move possessions and valuables off the ground or to safety and avoid contact with flood water. This message will be updated by 3am on 19/02/20, or as the situation changes.