Flood Warning Info - Westbury, Broadoak and Newnham on the Severn Estuary

Area Description

Westbury, Broadoak and Newnham on the Severn Estuary.
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

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Historical Flood Warning Messages for this Area


Flood Warning issued on 13 Mar 2020 00:15
River Severn
This message contains gauge information for the Sharpness gauge. High tidal peaks are forecast until Saturday 14/03/20. The following areas could be affected by flooding; Property at Westbury, Broadoak and Newnham due to the overtopping of the Tidal defences. The A48 at Newnham may also be affected. At Sharpness; a tide level of 10.4m occurred at 10:15pm on Thursday 12/03/20. Predicted peaks: Sharpness 9.8 to 10.3m at 10:30am on Friday 13/03/2020. 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 1:30pm Friday 13/03/20, or if the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 12 Mar 2020 13:27
River Severn
This message contains gauge information for the Sharpness gauge. High tidal peaks are forecast until Saturday 14/03/20. The following areas could be affected by flooding; Property at Westbury, Broadoak and Newnham due to the overtopping of the Tidal defences. The A48 at Newnham may also be affected. At Sharpness; a tide level of 10.8m occurred at 09:50am on Thursday 12/03/20. Predicted peaks: Sharpness 10.5 to 10.9m at 10:00pm on Thursday 12/03/2020. 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 1am Friday 13/03/20, or if the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 12 Mar 2020 08:47
River Severn
This message contains gauge information for the Sharpness gauge. High tidal peaks are forecast until Saturday 14/03/20. The following areas could be affected by flooding; Property at Westbury, Broadoak and Newnham due to the overtopping of the Tidal defences. The A48 at Newnham may also be affected. At Sharpness; a tide level of 11.1m occurred at 9:15pm on Wednesday 11/03/20. Predicted peaks: Sharpness 10.8 to 11.1m at 9:50am on Thursday 12/03/2020. 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 1pm on Thursday 12/03/20, or if the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 12 Mar 2020 00:40
River Severn
This message contains gauge information for the Sharpness gauge. High tidal peaks are forecast until Saturday 14/03/20. The following areas could be affected by flooding; Property at Westbury, Broadoak and Newnham due to the overtopping of the Tidal defences. The A48 at Newnham may also be affected. At Sharpness; a tide level of 11.07m occurred at 9:30pm on Wednesday 11/03/20. Predicted peaks: Sharpness 10.6 to 10.9m at 9:45am on Thursday 12/03/2020. 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 1pm on Thursday 12/03/20, or if the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 11 Mar 2020 12:22
River Severn
This message contains gauge information for the Sharpness gauge. High tidal peaks are forecast until Saturday 14/03/20. The following areas could be affected by flooding; Property at Westbury, Broadoak and Newnham due to the overtopping of the Tidal defences. A48 at Newnham At Sharpness; a tide level of 10.7m occurred at 9:10am on 11/03/20. Predicted peaks: Sharpness 10.7 to 11.0m at 9:15pm on Wednesday 11/03/2020. 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 1am on Thursday 12/03/20, or if the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 11 Mar 2020 06:12
River Severn
This message contains gauge information for the Sharpness gauge. High tidal peaks are forecast until Saturday 14/03/20. The following areas could be affected by flooding; Property at Westbury, Broadoak and Newnham due to the overtopping of the Tidal defences. A48 at Newnham At Sharpness; a tide level of 10.3m occurred at 8:50pm on 10/03/20. Predicted peaks: Sharpness 10.3 to 10.7m at 9am on Wednesday 11/03/2020. 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 midday on Wednesday 11/03/20, or if the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 3 Jan 2018 08:35
Severn Estuary
This message contains gauge information for Sharpness. This message will be updated by midday today or if the situation changes. At 8.15 pm yesterday evening; the level at the Sharpness Gauge peaked at 9.8 metres. Wednesday mornings high tide is expected to reach between 10.5 and 10.8 metres, the approximate time of which is 8:30 am. The following areas could be affected by flooding; Property at Westbury, Broadoak and Newnham due to the overtopping of the Tidal defences. The A 48 at Newnham.


Flood Warning issued on 2 Jan 2018 21:17
Severn Estuary
This message contains gauge information for Sharpness. This message will be updated by 10 am on Wednesday or if the situation changes. At 8.15 pm today; the level at the Sharpness Gauge peaked at 9.8 metres. Wednesday mornings high tide is expected to reach between 10.5 and 10.8 metres, the approximate time of which is 8:30 am. The following areas could be affected by flooding; Property at Westbury, Broadoak and Newnham due to the overtopping of the Tidal defences. The A 48 at Newnham.


Flood Warning issued on 2 Jan 2018 21:04
Severn Estuary
This message contains gauge information for Sharpness. This message will be updated by 10 am on Wednesday or if the situation changes. At 8.15 pm today; the level at the Sharpness Gauge peaked at 9.8 metres. Wednesday mornings high tide is expected to reach between 10.7 and 10.9 metres, the approximate time of which is 8:30 am. The following areas could be affected by flooding; Property at Westbury, Broadoak and Newnham due to the overtopping of the Tidal defences. The A 48 at Newnham.


Flood Warning issued on 2 Jan 2018 15:22
Severn Estuary
This message contains gauge information for Sharpness. This message will be updated by 11:00 pm Tuesday or if the situation changes. At 3 pm today; the level at the Sharpness Gauge was 0.33 metres and steady. It is expected to reach between 9.8 and 10.1 metres on Tuesday evenings high tide, the approximate time of which is 8:15 pm. This tide is not expected to reach flood warning threshold level until Wednesday mornings tide at approximately 8:30 am. Wednesday mornings tide is expected to reach between 10.7 and 10.9 metres. The following areas could be affected by flooding; Property at Westbury, Broadoak and Newnham due to the overtopping of the Tidal defences. The A 48 at Newnham.