Flood Warning Info - River Wye at Lydbrook

Area Description

River Wye at Lydbrook.
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

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

Flood Warning issued on 2 Mar 2020 09:04
River Wye
River levels remain high but are falling slowly at the Ross-on-Wye and Lydbrook river gauges as a result of recent rainfall. Consequently, flooding of property, roads and farmland continues. The Ross-on-Wye river gauge peaked at 4.34m on Sunday evening, 01/03/20. The Lydbrook river gauge peaked at 5.48m on Sunday evening, 01/03/20. The weather forecast remains unsettled over the next few days. River levels are expected to remain high over the next few days. We are closely monitoring the situation and checking river levels. 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 by 6pm on 02/03/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 1 Mar 2020 20:22
River Wye
River levels have risen at the Ross and Wye and Lydbrook river gauges as a result of recent rainfall. Consequently, flooding of property/roads and farmland is possible overnight tonight, Sunday 01/03/2020. Predicted peak:- Ross on Wye 4.3m to 4.45 m overnight tonight, Sunday 01/03/20. We are closely monitoring the situation. 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 by 09:00 am on 02/03/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 20 Feb 2020 17:01
River Wye
River levels at the Lydbrook and Ross on Wye river gauges have now fallen below the flood warning threshold. However, the risk of flooding remains. Flooding may be affecting properties and roads in and around Lydbrook. The B4234 at Lower Lydbrook may be affected. Further rainfall is expected over the next 48 hours. River levels are falling, but still pose a flood risk. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses and avoid contact with flood water. This message will be updated by 1am on Friday 21/02/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 20 Feb 2020 09:02
River Wye
River levels are high but steady at the Ross on Wye river gauge as a result of recent rainfall. Consequently, flooding of property, roads and farmland continues. Flooding is affecting properties and roads in and around Lydbrook. Further rainfall is expected over the next 48 hours. We expect river levels to remain high for the next few days. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses and avoid contact with flood water. This message will be updated by 5pm on Thursday 20/02/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 20 Feb 2020 00:04
River Wye
River levels remain high but steady at the Ross on Wye river gauge. Flooding of property, roads and farmland continues. Flooding is affecting properties and roads in and around Ross on Wye and Lydbrook. The B4234 at Lower Lydbrook is affected. Further heavy rainfall is expected over the next 48 hours. We expect river levels to remain high for the next few days. We are closely monitoring the situation. This message will be updated by 9 am on Thursday 20/02/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 19 Feb 2020 17:10
River Wye
River levels on the River Wye remain high but are beginning to fall. Flooding of property, roads and farmland continues. Flooding is affecting properties and roads in and around Ross on Wye and Lydbrook. The B4234 at Lower Lydbrook may be affected. Further heavy rainfall is expected over the next 48 hours. We expect river levels to remain high for the next few days. We are closely monitoring the situation. This message will be updated by 1am on Thursday 20/02/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 19 Feb 2020 10:29
River Wye
River levels remain high but steady at the Ross on Wye river gauge and are now falling at the Lydbrook river gauge. Flooding of property, roads and farmland continues. Flooding is affecting properties and roads in and around Ross on Wye and Lydbrook. The B4234 at Lower Lydbrook may be affected. Scattered showers are expected this morning with further prolonged rainfall forecast this afternoon and overnight 19/02/20. We expect river levels to remain high for the next couple of days. We are closely monitoring the situation. This message will be updated by 5pm on Wednesday 19/02/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 19 Feb 2020 01:10
River Wye
River levels remain high but steady at the Ross on Wye river gauge and are starting to fall at the Lydbrook river gauge following recent heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding of property, roads and farmland continues. Flooding is affecting properties and roads in and around Lydbrook. The B4234 at Lower Lydbrook may be affected. Scattered showers are expected over the next 24 hours with further prolonged rainfall forecast from midday on Wednesday 19/02/2020. We expect river levels to remain high for the next couple of days. We are closely monitoring the situation. This message will be updated by 11am on Wednesday 19/02/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 18 Feb 2020 17:08
River Wye
River levels remain high but steady at the Ross on Wye river gauge and are starting to fall at the Lydbrook river gauge following recent heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding of property, roads and farmland continues. Flooding is affecting properties and roads in and around Lydbrook. The B4234 at Lower Lydbrook may be affected. Scattered showers are expected over the next 24 hours with further prolonged rainfall forecast from midday on Wednesday 19/02/2020. We expect river levels to remain high for the next couple of days. We are closely monitoring the situation. This message will be updated by 3am on Wednesday 19/02/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 18 Feb 2020 09:52
River Wye
River levels remain high but are starting to fall at the Ross on Wye and Lydbrook river gauges following recent heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding of property, roads and farmland continues. Flooding is affecting properties and roads in and around Lydbrook. The B4234 at Lower Lydbrook may be affected. Scattered showers are expected over the next 24 hours with further prolonged rainfall forecast from midday on Wednesday 19/02/2020. We expect river levels to remain high for the next couple of days. We are closely monitoring the situation. This message will be updated by 6pm on Tuesday 18/02/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 17 Feb 2020 17:12
River Wye
River levels have risen at the Lydbrook river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding of property, roads and farmland is occurring. Flooding is affecting properties and roads in and around Lydbrook. The B4234 at Lower Lydbrook may be affected. Peaks: Ross on Wye is predicted to peak between 4.8m to 5.1m on Monday evening, 17/02/20. Further light rainfall is forecast over the next 24 hours. We expect river levels to remain high over the next few days. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are checking defences. Please activate any property flood protection products you may have, such as flood barriers and air brick covers and have a bag ready with vital items like medicines and insurance documents. This message will be updated by 10am on Tuesday 18/02/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 17 Feb 2020 08:52
River Wye
River levels have risen at the Lydbrook river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding of property, roads and farmland is occurring. Flooding is affecting properties and roads in and around Lydbrook. The B4234 at Lower Lydbrook may be affected. Peaks: Ross on Wye is predicted to peak between 5m to 5.3m on Monday, 17/02/20. Further rainfall is forecast over the next 12 hours as a result of Storm Dennis. We expect river levels to remain high over the next few days. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are checking defences. Please activate any property flood protection products you may have, such as flood barriers and air brick covers and have a bag ready with vital items like medicines and insurance documents. This message will be updated by 5pm on Monday 17/02/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 16 Feb 2020 19:31
River Wye
River levels have risen at the Lydbrook river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding of property, roads and farmland is expected. Flooding is affecting properties and roads in and around Lydbrook. The B4234 at Lower Lydbrook may be affected. Peaks: Ross on Wye is predicted to peak between 5m to 5.3m on Monday, 17/02/20. Further rainfall is forecast over the next 12 hours as a result of Storm Dennis. We expect river levels to remain high over the next few days. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are checking defences. Please activate any property flood protection products you may have, such as flood barriers and air brick covers and have a bag ready with vital items like medicines and insurance documents. This message will be updated by 9am on Monday 17/02/20, or as the situation changes


Flood Warning issued on 16 Feb 2020 10:33
River Wye
River levels have risen at the Ross-On-Wye river gauge as a result of persistent heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding of property,roads and farmland is possible from this evening 16/02/20. Flooding is affecting properties and roads in and around Lydbrook. Predicted peak at Ross on Wye 4.5m to 5.0m 17/02/20. Further scattered showers are forecast over the forthcoming week. We expect river levels to remain high into next week.. 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 19:00, 16/02/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 29 Oct 2019 09:39
River Wye
River levels have risen at the Lydbrook river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall over the weekend. Flooding is affecting properties and roads in and around Lydbrook. The B4234 at Lower Lydbrook is affected. Ross on Wye peaked at 4.7m on Monday morning 28/10/19. No further significant rainfall is forecast over the next 24 hours. However river levels will remain high over the next few days, falling slowly. We are closely monitoring the situation. 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 at 6pm 29/10/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 28 Oct 2019 18:18
River Wye
River levels have risen at the Lydbrook river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall over the weekend. Flooding is affecting properties and roads in and around Lydbrook. The B4234 at Lower Lydbrook is affected. Ross on Wye peaked at 4.7m during the early hours of Monday 28/10/19. No further significant rainfall is forecast over the next 24 hours. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are checking defences and clearing weed screens. 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 at 10am 29/10/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 28 Oct 2019 09:28
River Wye
River levels have risen at the Lydbrook river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall over the weekend. Flooding is affecting properties and roads in and around Lydbrook. The B4234 at Lower Lydbrook is affected. Ross on Wye peaked at 4.7m during the early hours of Monday 28/10/19. No further significant rainfall is forecast over the next 24 hours. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are checking defences and clearing weed screens. 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 at 6pm 28/10/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 27 Oct 2019 20:52
River Wye
River levels are forecast to rise at the river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding of property, roads and farmland is imminent. Flooding is affecting properties and roads in and around Lydbrook. The B4234 at Lower Lydbrook is affected. Predicted peaks:- Lydbrook 5.5m to 5.7m on Monday morning 28/10/19, Ross on Wye 4.6m to 4.7m overnight tonight. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are checking defences and clearing weed screens. 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 at 9am 28/10/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 27 Oct 2019 12:40
River Wye
River levels are forecast to rise at the Lydbrook river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding of property, roads and farmland is expected tomorrow Monday 28/10/19. Flooding is affecting properties and roads in and around Lydbrook. The B4234 at Lower Lydbrook is affected. Predicted peaks:- Lydbrook 5.3m to 5.8m on Monday afternoon 28/10/19, Ross on Wye 4.4m to 4.6m on Monday morning 28/10/19. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are checking defences and clearing weed screens. 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 at 6pm 27/10/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 15 Oct 2018 08:48
River Wye
This message contains gauge information for Ross on Wye and Lydbrook. This message will be updated by 1:00 pm on Monday or if the situation changes. At 8:30 am on Monday; Ross on Wye was 4.19 metres and rising slowly. A peak level of between 4.2 and 4.5 is expected to occur this afternoon. the level at the Lydbrook Gauge was 4.69 metres and rising slowly.


Flood Warning issued on 14 Oct 2018 19:07
River Wye
This message contains gauge information for Ross on Wye and Lydbrook. This message will be updated by 9:00 am Monday or if the situation changes. At 7 pm Sunday; the level at the Ross-on-Wye Gauge was 3.99 metres and rising slowly. A peak level of between 3.9 and 4.5 metres is expected to occur on Sunday evening. the level at the Lydbrook Gauge was 4.37 metres and rising slowly.


Flood Warning issued on 14 Oct 2018 16:43
River Wye
This message contains gauge information for Ross on Wye and Lydbrook. This message will be updated by 8:00 pm on Sunday or if the situation changes. At 4:20 pm on Sunday; the level at the Ross-on-Wye Gauge was 3.95 metres and rising slowly. A peak level of between 3.9 and 4.5 metres is expected to occur on Sunday evening. the level at the Lydbrook Gauge was 4.31 metres and rising slowly.


Flood Warning issued on 14 Oct 2018 12:47
River Wye
This message contains gauge information for Ross on Wye and Lydbrook. This message will be updated by 5:00 pm on Sunday or if the situation changes. At 12:00 pm on Sunday; the level at the Ross-on-Wye Gauge was 3.87 metres and rising slowly. A peak level of between 3.9 and 4.5 metres is expected to occur on Sunday evening. the level at the Lydbrook Gauge was 4.22 metres and rising slowly.


Flood Warning issued on 14 Oct 2018 09:55
River Wye
This message contains gauge information for Ross on Wye and Lydbrook. This message will be updated by 1:00 pm on Sunday or if the situation changes. At 9:30 am on Sunday; the level at the Ross-on-Wye Gauge was 3.82 metres and rising slowly. A peak level of between 3.9 and 4.6 metres is expected to occur on Sunday evening. the level at the Lydbrook Gauge was 4.18 metres and rising slowly.