Flood Alert Info - Severn estuary from Gloucester to Sharpness

Area Description

Severn Estuary from Gloucester to Sharpness, including Sandhurst and Maisemore.
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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Historical Flood Alert Messages for this Area


Flood Alert issued on 1 Sep 2019 11:19
Severn Estuary
This message contains gauge information for Sharpness. Currently no flooding is expected in other gauge locations. This message will be updated by 10:15 am Monday, 2/09/19, or if the situation changes. At Sharpness; a tide level of between 9.9 and 10.4 metres is expected to occur at around 10:15 pm this evening. It is expected that this flood alert will only be required for Sunday evening’s high tide. We are actively monitoring the situation. Please avoid using low lying footpaths and plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads, which may be flooded.


Flood Alert issued on 17 Jun 2019 16:06
Severn Estuary
River levels have risen as a result of a combination of high tides and heavy rainfall. Flooding to low lying roads and farmland is possible two to four hours either side of the high tide. Flooding may affect low lying land and roads adjacent to the Severn in the Gloucester area. High tides may also affect watercourses draining into the Severn. The predicted peak at Sandhurst is expected to be between 3.3 m to 3.5 m on this evening’s tide. 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 9 am Tuesday, 18/06/2019 or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 17 Jun 2019 12:26
Severn Estuary
River levels have risen as a result of a combination of high tides and heavy rainfall. Flooding to low lying roads and farmland is possible two to four hours either side of the high tide. Flooding may affect low lying land and roads adjacent to the Severn in the Gloucester area. High tides may also affect watercourses draining into the Severn. The predicted peak at Sandhurst is expected to be between 3.4 m to 3.6 m on this evening’s tide. 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 7pm this evening, 17/06/2019 or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 17 Jun 2019 07:22
Severn Estuary
River levels have risen as a result of a combination of high tides and heavy rainfall. Flooding to low lying roads and farmland is possible two to four hours either side of the high tide. Flooding may affect low lying land and roads adjacent to the Severn Estuary from Sandhurst to Chepstow and Sharpness. High tides may also affect watercourses draining into the Severn Estuary. The predicted peak at Sandhurst is expected to be between 3.3 m to 3.5m on this morning’s tide. 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 this afternoon, 17/06/2019 or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 16 Jun 2019 17:40
Severn Estuary
River levels have risen as a result of a combination of high tides and heavy rainfall. Flooding to low lying roads and farmland is possible two to four hours either side of the high tide. Flooding may affect low lying land and roads adjacent to the Severn Estuary from Sandhurst to Chepstow and Sharpness. High tides may also affect watercourses draining into the Severn Estuary. The predicted peak at Sandhurst is expected to be between 3.3 m to 3.5m at around 9:30pm this evening. 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 9am tomorrow morning, 17/06/2019 or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 16 Jun 2019 12:52
Severn Estuary
River levels have risen as a result of a combination of high tides and heavy rainfall. Flooding to low lying roads and farmland is possible two to four hours either side of the high tide. Flooding may affect low lying land and roads adjacent to the Severn Estuary from Sandhurst to Chepstow and Sharpness. High tides may also affect watercourses draining into the Severn Estuary. The predicted peak at Sandhurst is expected to be between 3.3 m to 3.5m at around 9:30pm this evening. 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 7pm today, 16/06/2019 or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 16 Jun 2019 08:06
Severn Estuary
River levels have risen as a result of a combination of high tides and heavy rainfall. Tides will be at their highest between 08:30 and 10:30 this morning, 16/06/2019. Flooding to low lying roads and farmland is possible at these times, and two to four hours either side of the high tide. Flooding may affect low lying land and roads adjacent to the Severn Estuary from Sandhurst to Chepstow and Sharpness. High tides may also affect watercourses draining into the Severn Estuary. Predicted peak at Sandhurst is expected to be between 3.4 m to 3.5m at around 9 am this morning, 16/06/2019. 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 today, 16/06/2019 or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 23 Mar 2019 11:33
Severn Estuary
This message contains gauge information for Sandhurst and Gloucester. This message will be updated by 13:00 on Sunday, 24/03/2019 or if the situation changes. At Sandhurst; a peak level of 3.30 metres was reached at 11:15 on the morning of Saturday, 23/03/19. A peak level of between 2.8 and 3.0 metres is expected to occur at 23:15 on the evening of Saturday, 23/03/19. A peak level of between 2.6 and 2.8 metres is expected to occur at 12:00 on the morning of Sunday, 24/03/19. At Gloucester; a peak level of 3.32 metres was reached at 11:15 on the morning of Saturday, 23/03/19. A peak level of between 2.8 and 3.0 metres is expected to occur at 23:15 on the evening of Saturday, 23/03/2019. A peak level of between 2.6 and 2.8 metres is expected to occur at 12:00 on the morning of Sunday, 24/03/19. The period of high tides is expected for the next day Underlying river levels are currently steady between tides


Flood Alert issued on 22 Mar 2019 11:59
Severn Estuary
This message contains gauge information for Sandhurst and Gloucester. This message will be updated by Midday on Saturday, 23/03/2019 or if the situation changes. At Sandhurst; a peak level of 3.6 metres was reached at 10:30 on the morning of Friday, 22/03/19. A peak level of between 3.3 and 3.5 metres is expected to occur at 22:30 on the evening of Friday, 22/03/19. A peak level of between 3.1 and 3.3 metres is expected to occur at 10:45 on the morning of Saturday, 23/03/19. At Gloucester; a peak level of 3.66 metres was reached at 10:45 on the morning of Friday, 22/03/19. A peak level of between 3.2 and 3.7 metres is expected to occur at 22:30 on the evening of Friday, 22/03/2019. A peak level of between 3.0 and 3.2 metres is expected to occur at 10:45 on the morning of Saturday, 23/03/19. The period of high tides is expected for the next 2 days Underlying river levels are currently steady between tides.


Flood Alert issued on 22 Mar 2019 07:48
Severn Estuary
This message contains gauge information for Sandhurst and Gloucester. Currently no flooding is expected in other gauge locations. This message will be updated by Midday on Friday, 22/03/2019 or if the situation changes. At Sandhurst was 2.28 metres and falling. A peak level of between 3.4 and 3.6 metres is expected to occur at 10:15 on the morning of Friday, 22/03/2019. A peak level of between 3.3 and 3.5 metres is expected to occur at 22:30 on the evening of Friday, 22/03/19 Gloucester was 2.03 metres and falling. A peak level of between 3.2 and 3.7 metres is expected to occur at 10:15 on the morning of Friday, 22/03/2019. A peak level of between 3.2 and 3.4 metres is expected to occure on the evening of Friday, 22/03/2019. The period of high tides is expected for the next 2 days Underlying river levels are currently steady between tides.


Flood Alert issued on 21 Mar 2019 18:29
Severn Estuary
This message contains gauge information for Sandhurst and Gloucester. Currently no flooding is expected in other gauge locations. This message will be updated by 9 am on Friday, 22/03/2019 or if the situation changes. At Sandhurst; a tide level of between 3.5 and 3.7 meters is expected to occur at 10 pm this evening, and a tide level of between 3.4 and 3.6 metres is expected to occur at 10:15 am Friday, 22/03/2019. At Gloucester; a tide level of between 3.4 and 3.7 metres is expected to occur at 10 pm this evening and a tide level of between 3.4 and 3.7 metres is expected to occur at 10:15 am Friday, 22/03/2019. The period of high tides is expected for the next 3 days Underlying river levels are currently steady between tides.


Flood Alert issued on 21 Mar 2019 11:50
Severn Estuary
This message contains gauge information for Sandhurst and Gloucester. Currently no flooding is expected in other gauge locations. This message will be updated by 7 pm on Thursday, 21/03/2019 or if the situation changes. At Sandhurst; a tide level of between 3.5 and 3.7 meters is expected to occur at 10 pm, Thursday 21/03/2019. At Gloucester; a tide level of between 3.4 and 3.6 meters is expected to occur at 10 pm, Thursday 21/03/2019 The period of high tides is expected for the next 3 days Underlying river levels are currently rising between tides.


Flood Alert issued on 20 Mar 2019 21:41
Severn Estuary
This message contains gauge information for Sandhurst and Gloucester. Currently no flooding is expected in other gauge locations. This message will be updated by midday on Thursday, 21/03/2019 or if the situation changes. At Sandhurst; a tide level of between 3.6 and 3.7 meters is expected to occur at 9:30 am, Thursday 21/03/2019 and a tide level of between 3.4 and 3.5 meters is expected to occur at 10 pm, Thursday 21/03/2019. At Gloucester; a tide level of between 3.5 and 3.6 meters is expected to occur at 9:30 am, Thursday 21/03/2019 and a tide level of between 3.4 and 3.5 meters is expected to occur at 10 pm, Thursday 21/03/2019 The period of high tides is expected for the next 3 days Underlying river levels are currently rising between tides.


Flood Alert issued on 20 Mar 2019 11:14
Severn Estuary
This message contains gauge information for Sandhurst and Gloucester. Currently no flooding is expected in other gauge locations. This message will be updated by 10pm on 20th March 2019 or if the situation changes. At Sandhurst; a tide level of between 3.4 and 3.5 metres is expected to occur at 9 pm. A peak of 3.5 metres occurred at Sandhurst at 9.15am on 20th March 2019. At Gloucester; a tide level of between 3.5 and 3.6 metres is expected to occur at 9 pm. A peak of 3.4 metres occurred at Gloucester at 9am on 20th March 2019. The period of high tides is expected for the next 4 days Underlying river levels are currently rising between tides. Highest river levels between tides are expected on Thursday.


Flood Alert issued on 20 Mar 2019 06:47
Severn Estuary
This message contains gauge information for Sandhurst and Gloucester. Currently no flooding is expected in other gauge locations. This message will be updated by midday or if the situation changes. At Sandhurst; a tide level of between 3.3 and 3.4 metres is expected to occur at 8:45 am At Gloucester; a tide level of between 3.3 and 3.4 metres is expected to occur at 8:45 am The period of high tides is expected for the next 4 days Underlying river levels are currently rising between tides. Highest river levels between tides are expected on Thursday.


Flood Alert issued on 21 Feb 2019 13:33
Severn Estuary
This message contains gauge information for Sharpness. Currently no flooding is expected in other gauge locations. This alert relates to Friday mornings tide only. This message will be updated by 4pm on Friday the 22nd of February or if the situation changes. At Sharpness; A tide level of between 9.9 and 10.2 metres is expected to occur at 9:30pm on Thursday evening. A tide level of between 10.1 and 10.4 metres is expected to occur at 9:45am on Friday morning. Thursday mornings tide reached a peak level of 10.2 metres. The period of high tides is expected to last until the morning of Saturday the 23rd of February.


Flood Alert issued on 20 Feb 2019 16:11
Severn Estuary
This message contains gauge information for Sharpness. Currently no flooding is expected in other gauge locations. Spring Tides will be at their highest on Thursday and Friday morning. This message will be updated by 4pm on Thursday the 21st of February or if the situation changes. At Sharpness; A tide level of between 9.9 and 10.2 metres is expected to occur at 8:45pm on Wednesday evening. A tide level of between 10.1 and 10.4 metres is expected to occur at 9:15am on Thursday morning. Wednesday mornings tide reached a peak level of 9.9 metres. The period of high tides is expected to last until the morning of Saturday the 23rd of February.


Flood Alert issued on 26 Dec 2018 07:16
Severn Estuary
This message contains gauge information for Sandhurst and Gloucester. Currently no flooding is expected in other gauge locations. This message will be updated by 2 pm on Wednesday or if the situation changes. At Sandhurst; a tide level of between 3.3 and 3.5 metres is expected to occur at 12 pm on Wednesday. At Gloucester; a tide level of between 3.3 and 3.5 metres is expected to occur at 11:45 am on Wednesday. The period of high tides is expected for the next 2 days.


Flood Alert issued on 25 Dec 2018 07:18
Severn Estuary
This message contains gauge information for Sandhurst and Gloucester. Currently no flooding is expected in other gauge locations. This message will be updated by 5 pm on Tuesday or if the situation changes. At Sandhurst; a tide level of between 3.3 and 3.5 metres is expected to occur at 10:30 am on Tuesday. At Gloucester; a tide level of between 3.3 and 3.5 metres is expected to occur at 10:30 am on Tuesday. The same forecast peak range is expected for Tuesday evening tide at 10:30 pm. The period of high tides is expected for the next 3 days.


Flood Alert issued on 24 Dec 2018 12:31
Severn Estuary
This message contains gauge information for Sandhurst and Gloucester. Currently no flooding is expected in other gauge locations. This message will be updated by 8 am on Tuesday or if the situation changes. At Sandhurst; a tide level of between 3.3 and 3.5 metres is expected to occur at 10:45 pm on Monday. At Gloucester; a tide level of between 3.3 and 3.5 metres is expected to occur at 10:30 pm on Monday. The same forecast peak range is expected for Tuesday mornings tide. The period of high tides is expected for the next 3 days.


Flood Alert issued on 24 Dec 2018 07:20
Severn Estuary
his message contains gauge information for Sandhurst and Gloucester. Currently no flooding is expected in other gauge locations. This message will be updated by 2 pm on Monday or if the situation changes. At Sandhurst; a tide level of between 3.3 and 3.5 metres is expected to occur at 10:15 am on Monday. At Gloucester; a tide level of between 3.3 and 3.5 metres is expected to occur at 10:00 am on Monday. The period of high tides is expected for the next 2 days.


Flood Alert issued on 23 Dec 2018 22:36
Severn Estuary
This message contains gauge information for Sandhurst and Gloucester. Currently no flooding is expected in other gauge locations. This message will be updated by 8 am on Monday or if the situation changes. At Sandhurst; a tide level of between 3.3 and 3.5 metres is expected to occur at 10:15 am on Monday. At Gloucester; a tide level of between 3.3 and 3.5 metres is expected to occur at 10:00 am on Monday. The period of high tides is expected for the next 3 days.


Flood Alert issued on 23 Dec 2018 19:35
Severn Estuary
This message contains gauge information for Sandhurst and Gloucester. Currently no flooding is expected in other gauge locations. This message will be updated by 8 am on Monday or if the situation changes. At Sandhurst; a tide level of between 3.3 and 3.5 metres is expected to occur at 10 pm on Sunday. At Gloucester; a tide level of between 3.3 and 3.5 metres is expected to occur at 9:45 pm on Sunday. The period of high tides is expected for the next 3 days.


Flood Alert issued on 23 Dec 2018 13:55
Severn Estuary
This message contains gauge information for Sandhurst and Gloucester. Currently no flooding is expected in other gauge locations. This message will be updated by 8 pm on Sunday or if the situation changes. At Sandhurst; a tide level of between 3.5 and 3.7 metres is expected to occur at 10 pm on Sunday. At Gloucester; a tide level of between 3.3 and 3.5 metres is expected to occur at 9:45 pm on Sunday. The period of high tides is expected for the next 3 days.


Flood Alert issued on 23 Dec 2018 08:08
Severn Estuary
This message contains gauge information for Sandhurst and Gloucester. Currently no flooding is expected in other gauge locations. This message will be updated by 2 pm on Sunday or if the situation changes. At Sandhurst; a tide level of between 3.4 and 3.6 metres is expected to occur at 9:30 am on Sunday. At Gloucester; a tide level of between 3.3 and 3.5 metres is expected to occur at 9:15 am on Sunday. The period of high tides is expected for the next 3 days


Flood Alert issued on 10 Sep 2018 11:22
Severn Estuary
As a result of high tides from Monday through to Wednesday, there is the potential for flooding of some low lying areas. This message contains gauge information for Sharpness for the tidal peaks on Monday evening and Tuesday morning. Currently no flooding is expected in other gauge locations. This message will be updated by 10:00 am on Tuesday 11th September or if the situation changes. At Sharpness; a tide level of between 9.8 and 10.4 metres is expected to occur at 9:15 pm this evening. On Tuesday morning a tide level of between 9.9 and 10.5 metres is expected to occur at 9:45 am. The period of high tides is expected to last until Wednesday 12th September.


Flood Alert issued on 14 Aug 2018 15:37
Severn Estuary
As a result of high tides from Sunday through to Tuesday, there is the potential for flooding of some low lying areas. This message contains gauge information for Sharpness only. Currently no flooding is expected in other gauge locations. This message will be updated by 9 am on Wednesday the 15th of August or if the situation changes. At Sharpness; a tide level of between 9.9 and 10.2 metres is expected to occur at around 11:15 pm tonight. High tide peaks are expected to fall after tonight’s tide.


Flood Alert issued on 14 Aug 2018 07:06
Severn Estuary
As a result of high tides from Sunday through to Tuesday, there is the potential for flooding of some low lying areas. This message contains gauge information for Sharpness only. Currently no flooding is expected in other gauge locations. This message will be updated by 4 pm on Tuesday the 14th of August or if the situation changes. At Sharpness; a tide level of between 9.8 and 10.1 metres is expected to occur at around 11 am this morning. The period of high tides will last until tonight after which peaks will begin to fall.


Flood Alert issued on 13 Aug 2018 15:02
Severn Estuary
As a result of high tides from Sunday through to Tuesday, there is the potential for flooding of some low lying areas. This message contains gauge information for Sharpness only. Currently no flooding is expected in other gauge locations. This message will be updated by 9 am on Tuesday the 14th of August or if the situation changes. At Sharpness; a tide level of between 9.9 and 10.3 metres is expected to occur at around 10:30 pm tonight. The period of high tides will last until the evening of Tuesday the 14th of August, peaking tonight.


Flood Alert issued on 13 Aug 2018 07:48
Severn Estuary
As a result of high tides from Sunday through to Tuesday, there is the potential for flooding of some low lying areas. This message contains gauge information for Sharpness only. Currently no flooding is expected in other gauge locations. This message will be updated by 4 pm on Monday the 13th of August or if the situation changes. At Sharpness; a tide level of between 9.9 and 10.2 metres is expected to occur at around 10:15 am this morning. The period of high tides will last until Tuesday the 14th of August, peaking on the evening of Monday the 13th of August.


Flood Alert issued on 12 Aug 2018 15:34
Severn Estuary
As a result of high tides from Sunday through to Tuesday, there is the potential for flooding of some low lying areas. This message contains gauge information for Sharpness only. Currently no flooding is expected in other gauge locations. This message will be updated by 8 am on Monday the 13th of August or if the situation changes. At Sharpness; a tide level of between 9.9 and 10.3 metres is expected to occur at around 10 pm tonight. The period of high tides will last until Tuesday the 14th of August, peaking on the evening of Monday the 13th of August.


Flood Alert issued on 6 Apr 2018 09:11
Severn Estuary
This message contains gauge information for Sandhurst and Gloucester. Currently no tidal flooding is expected in areas downstream of Gloucester. This message will be updated by 5pm on Friday 6 April, or if the situation changes. We are currently in a period of high spring tides, low level flooding of land and roads adjacent to the river is possible at the time of high tide. At 8:30 am on Friday; Sandhurst was 3.36 metres and steady. A peak level of between 3.1 and 3.3 metres is expected to occur at 2 pm today. Gloucester was 3.09 metres and falling slowly. A peak level of between 2.7 and 3.0 metres is expected to occur at 1:30 pm today. Following recent rainfall river levels are expected to continue rising between tides, remaining high throughout today.


Flood Alert issued on 5 Apr 2018 16:44
Severn Estuary
This message contains gauge information for Sandhurst and Gloucester. Currently no tidal flooding is expected in areas downstream of Gloucester. This message will be updated by 10am on Friday 6 April, or if the situation changes. We are currently in a period of high spring tides, low level flooding of land and roads adjacent to the river is possible at the time of high tide. At 4pm on Thursday; Sandhurst was 3.48 metres and steady. A peak tide level of 3.52 metres occured at 2:15pm Thursday afternoon. Gloucester was 3.16 metres and falling slowly. A peak tide level of 3.23 metres occured at 2pm Thursday afternoon. Following recent rainfall river levels are expected to continue rising between tides, remaining high through Thursday.


Flood Alert issued on 5 Apr 2018 09:05
Severn Estuary
This message will be updated by 5pm on Thursday or if the situation changes. We are currently in a period of high spring tides, low level flooding of land and roads adjacent to the river is possible at the time of high tide. This message contains gauge information for Sandhurst and Gloucester. Currently no tidal flooding is expected in areas downstream of Gloucester. Sandhurst was 3.45 metres and steady. A tide peak level of between 3.5 and 3.8 metres is expected to occur around 1:45 pm on Thursday. Gloucester was 3.12 metres and steady. A tide peak level of between 3.2 and 3.4 metres is expected to occur around 2 pm on Thursday. Following recent rainfall river levels are expected to continue rising between tides, remaining high through Thursday.


Flood Alert issued on 4 Apr 2018 16:49
Severn Estuary
This message will be updated by 10am on Thursday or if the situation changes. We are currently in a period of high spring tides, low level flooding of land and roads adjacent to the river is possible at the time of high tide. This message contains gauge information for Sandhurst and Gloucester. Currently no tidal flooding is expected in areas downstream of Gloucester. Sandhurst was 3.55 metres and falling. A tide peak level of between 3.6 and 3.8 metres is expected to occur around 1am on Thursday. Gloucester was 3.24 metres and falling. A tide peak level of between 3.4 and 3.6 metres is expected to occur around 1am on Thursday. Following recent rainfall river levels are expected to continue rising between tides, remaining high until Thursday.


Flood Alert issued on 4 Apr 2018 10:02
Severn Estuary
This message will be updated by 5 pm on Wednesday or if the situation changes. We are currently in a period of high spring tides, low level flooding of land and roads adjacent to the river is possible at the time of high tide. This message contains gauge information for Sandhurst and Gloucester. Currently no tidal flooding is expected in areas downstream of Gloucester. At Sandhurst; a tide level of 3.84 metres occurred Tuesday evening. A tide level of between 3.7 and 3.9 metres is expected to occur at midday on Wednesday. At Gloucester; a tide level of 3.67 metres occurred Tuesday evening. A tide level of between 3.5 and 3.7 metres is expected to occur midday on Wednesday. Following recent rainfall river levels are expected to continue rising between tides, remaining high until Thursday.


Flood Alert issued on 3 Apr 2018 16:29
Severn Estuary
This message will be updated by 10 am on Wednesday or if the situation changes. We are currently in a period of high spring tides. Low level flooding of land and roads adjacent to the river is possible locally at the time of high tide. This message contains gauge information for Sandhurst and Gloucester. Currently no tidal flooding is expected in areas downstream of Gloucester. At Sandhurst; a tide level of 3.61 metres occurred this afternoon. A tide level of between 3.9 and 4.1 metres is expected to occur at 00:45 on Wednesday. At Gloucester; a tide level of 3.33 metres occurred this afternoon. A tide level of between 3.7 and 3.9 metres is expected to occur at 00:30 on Wednesday. Underlying river levels are rising between tides as a result of rainfall on Friday and Sunday night. River levels are expected to continue rising between tides, remaining high until Wednesday.


Flood Alert issued on 3 Apr 2018 09:02
Severn Estuary
This message will be updated by 5:00 pm on Monday or if the situation changes. We are currently in a period of high spring tides. Low level flooding of land and roads adjacent to the river is possible locally at the time of high tide. This message contains gauge information for Sandhurst and Gloucester. Currently no tidal flooding is expected in areas downstream of Gloucester. A tide level of between 3.9 and 4.0 metres is expected to occur at midday today. A tide level of between 3.8 and 4.1 metres is expected to occur at half past midnight on Wednesday. A tide level of between 3.8 and 4 metres is expected to occur at midday today. A tide level of between 3.7 and 3.9 metres is expected to occur at half past midnight on Wednesday. Underlying river levels are rising between tides as a result of rainfall on Friday and Sunday night. River levels are expected to continue rising between tides, remaining high until Wednesday.


Flood Alert issued on 2 Apr 2018 15:52
Severn Estuary
This message will be updated by 12pm on Tuesday or if the situation changes. We are currently in a period of high spring tides. Low level flooding of land and roads adjacent to the river is possible locally at the time of high tide. This message contains gauge information for Sandhurst and Gloucester. Currently no tidal flooding is expected in areas downstream of Gloucester. At Sandhurst; a tide level of 3.91 metres occurred on Monday morning. A tide level of between 3.8 and 4.0 metres is expected to occur at midnight on Tuesday. At Gloucester; a tide level of 3.88 metres occurred on Monday morning. A tide level of between 3.8 and 4.0 metres is expected to occur at 11:45 pm on Monday. Underlying river levels are rising between tides as a result of rainfall on Friday and Sunday night. River levels are expected to continue rising between tides, remaining high until Wednesday.


Flood Alert issued on 2 Apr 2018 09:12
Severn Estuary
This message will be updated by 5:00 pm on Monday or if the situation changes. We are currently in a period of high spring tides. Low level flooding of land and roads adjacent to the river is possible locally at the time of high tide. This message contains gauge information for Sandhurst and Gloucester. Currently no tidal flooding is expected in areas downstream of Gloucester. At Sandhurst; a tide level of 3.81 metres occurred on Sunday night. A tide level of between 3.8 and 4.0 metres is expected to occur at 11:45 am on Monday. At Gloucester; a tide level of 3.70 metres occurred on Sunday night. A tide level of between 3.8 and 4.0 metres is expected to occur at 11:30 am on Monday. Underlying river levels are rising between tides as a result of rainfall on Friday and Sunday night. River levels are expected to continue rising between tides, remaining high until Wednesday.


Flood Alert issued on 2 Apr 2018 08:47
Severn Estuary
This message will be updated by 5:00 pm on Monday or if the situation changes. We are currently in a period of high spring tides. Low level flooding of land and roads adjacent to the river is possible locally at the time of high tide. This message contains gauge information for Sandhurst and Gloucester. Currently no tidal flooding is expected in areas downstream of Gloucester. At Sandhurst; a tide level of 3.81 metres occurred on Sunday night. A tide level of between 3.8 and 4.0 metres is expected to occur at 10:45 am on Monday. At Gloucester; a tide level of 3.70 metres occurred on Sunday night. A tide level of between 3.8 and 4.0 metres is expected to occur at 10:30 am on Monday. Underlying river levels are rising between tides as a result of rainfall on Friday and Sunday night. River levels are expected to continue rising between tides, remaining high until Wednesday.


Flood Alert issued on 1 Apr 2018 14:58
Severn Estuary
This message will be updated by 9:00 am on Monday or if the situation changes. We are currently in a period of high spring tides. Low level flooding of land and roads adjacent to the river is possible locally at the time of high tide. This message contains gauge information for Sandhurst and Gloucester. Currently no tidal flooding is expected in areas downstream of Gloucester. At Sandhurst; a tide level of 3.83 metres occurred on Sunday morning. A tide level of between 3.8 and 4.1 metres is expected to occur at 11:30 pm on Sunday. At Gloucester; a tide level of 3.75 metres occurred on Sunday morning. A tide level of between 3.7 and 4.0 metres is expected to occur at 11:15 pm on Sunday. Underlying river levels are rising between tides as a result of rainfall on Friday. Further rainfall is also forecast for Sunday night into Monday. River levels are expected to continue rising between tides, remaining high until Wednesday.


Flood Alert issued on 1 Apr 2018 07:41
Severn Estuary
This message will be updated by 15:00 pm on Sunday or if the situation changes. This message contains gauge information for Sandhurst and Gloucester. Currently no tidal flooding is expected in areas downstream of Gloucester. We are entering a period of high spring tides over the next few days. Low level flooding of land and roads adjacent to the river is possible locally at the time of high tide. Underlying river levels are also rising between tides as a result of rainfall on Friday. Further rainfall is also forecast for Sunday night into Monday. River levels are expected to continue rising between tides, remaining high until Wednesday. At Sandhurst; a tide level of 3.67 metres occurred on Saturday night. A tide level of between 3.7 and 4.0 metres is expected to occur at 11:15 am on Sunday. At Gloucester; a tide level of 3.63 metres occurred on Saturday night. A tide level of between 3.7 and 4.0 metres is expected to occur at 11:00 am on Sunday.


Flood Alert issued on 31 Mar 2018 15:35
Severn Estuary
This message will be updated by 8:00 am on Sunday or if the situation changes. This message contains gauge information for Sandhurst and Gloucester. Currently no tidal flooding is expected in areas downstream of Gloucester. We are entering a period of high spring tides over the next few days. Low level flooding of land and roads adjacent to the river is possible locally at the time of high tide. At Sandhurst; a tide level of between 3.7 and 4.0 metres is expected to occur at 11:15 pm on Saturday. At Gloucester; a tide level of between 3.6 and 3.9 metres is expected to occur at 11:00 pm on Saturday. Underlying river levels are also rising between tides as a result of rainfall on Friday, and are expected to reach highest levels on Sunday. Further rainfall is however forecast for Sunday night which will lead to a further rise in river levels.


Flood Alert issued on 3 Mar 2018 15:43
Severn Estuary
As a result of spring tides this weekend there is a risk of some flooding occurring around the time of high tides on Saturday and Sunday. This message contains gauge information for Sharpness only. Currently no flooding is expected in other gauge locations. This message will be updated by 4 pm on Sunday the 4th of March or if the situation changes. At Sharpness; a peak tide level of between 9.9 and 10.1 metres is expected to occur at 9 pm on Saturday evening. A peak tide level of between 10.1 and 10.3 metres is expected to occur at 9:30 am on Sunday morning. A peak level of 9.8 metres occurred on Saturday mornings tide. The period of high tides is expected last until Monday.


Flood Alert issued on 2 Mar 2018 15:16
Severn Estuary
As a result of spring tides this weekend and the remnants of storm Emma there is a risk of some localised flooding occurring around the time of high tides on Saturday and Sunday. This message contains gauge information for Sharpness only. Currently no flooding is expected in other gauge locations. This message will be updated by 4 pm on Saturday the 3rd of March or if the situation changes. At Sharpness; a tide level of between 10 and 10.2 metres is expected to occur at 8:50 am on Saturday morning. No impacts are expected from Friday evenings tide. The period of high tides is expected for the next three days.


Flood Alert issued on 2 Feb 2018 23:36
Severn Estuary
This message contains gauge information for Sandhurst. Currently no flooding is expected in other gauge locations. This message will be updated by 12:30 pm on Saturday 3rd February or if the situation changes. At Sandhurst; a tide level of between 2.9 and 3.3 metres is expected to occur at 11:30 am on Saturday 2nd February. Friday evening’s tide peaked at 3.20 metres at 11:15 pm. The period of high tides is expected to continue until Sunday 4th February.


Flood Alert issued on 2 Feb 2018 11:12
Severn Estuary
This message contains gauge information for Sandhurst. Currently no flooding is expected in other gauge locations. This message will be updated by midnight on Friday 2nd February or if the situation changes. At Sandhurst; a tide level of between 3.0 and 3.4 metres is expected to occur at 11:15 pm on Friday 2nd February. Friday morning’s tide peaked at 3.3 metres at 10:45 am. The period of high tides is expected to continue for the next 4 days, until Sunday 4th February.


Flood Alert issued on 1 Feb 2018 22:57
Severn Estuary
This message contains gauge information for Sandhurst. Currently no flooding is expected in other gauge locations. This message will be updated by 11:30 am on Friday morning or if the situation changes. At Sandhurst; a tide level of between 3.1 and 3.5 metres is expected to occur at 10:45 am on Friday morning. Thursday evening’s tide peaked at 3.21 metres at 10:30 pm. The period of high tides is expected to continue for the next 4 days, until Sunday 4th February.


Flood Alert issued on 1 Feb 2018 11:31
Severn Estuary
This message contains gauge information for Sandhurst. Currently no flooding is expected in other gauge locations. This message will be updated by 11:00 pm Thursday night or if the situation changes. At Sandhurst; a tide level of between 3.1 and 3.5 metres is expected to occur at 10:30 pm Thursday night. Thursday morning’s tide peaked at 3.21 metres at 10:00 am. The period of high tides is tides is expected to continue for the next 4 days, until Sunday 4th February.


Flood Alert issued on 6 Jan 2018 13:21
Severn Estuary
This message contains gauge information for Sandhurst. Currently, flooding is not expected in other gauge locations. This message will be updated by 9am on Sunday the 7th of January or if the situation changes. At Sandhurst this afternoon’s tide peaked at a level of 3.58 metres. Peak levels of tides following this afternoon’s tide are expected to be lower. A peak tide level of between 3.2 and 3.4 metres is expected to occur at the next high tide at 1 am tomorrow. Underlying river levels are currently steady between tides.


Flood Alert issued on 6 Jan 2018 00:42
Severn Estuary
This message contains gauge information for Sandhurst and Gloucester. Currently, flooding is not expected in other gauge locations. This message will be updated by 2:00 pm on Saturday the 6th January or if the situation changes. At Sandhurst this mornings tide peaked at 3.72 metres; a tide level of between 3.6 and 3.8 metres is expected to occur at 12:30 pm Saturday afternoon. At Gloucester this mornings tide peaked at 3.49 metres; a tide level of between 3.3 and 3.5 metres is expected to occur at 12:15 pm on Saturday afternoon. The period of high spring tides is expected to last until today, Saturday the 6th January. Flood warnings may be in force along the Severn Estuary during this time. Underlying river levels are currently steady between tides.


Flood Alert issued on 5 Jan 2018 12:49
Severn Estuary
This message contains gauge information for Sandhurst and Gloucester. Currently, flooding is not expected in other gauge locations. This message will be updated by 1:00 am on Saturday 6th January or if the situation changes. At Sandhurst this afternoons tide peaked at 3.89 metres; a tide level of between 3.7 and 3.8 metres is expected to occur at 12:15 am Saturday morning. At Gloucester this afternoons tide peaked at 3.71 metres; a tide level of between 3.5 and 3.6 metres is expected to occur at 11:45 pm on Friday night. The period of high spring tides is expected to last until today, Friday 5th January. Flood warnings may be in force along the Severn Estuary during this time. Underlying river levels are currently steady between tides.


Flood Alert issued on 5 Jan 2018 00:19
Severn Estuary
This message contains gauge information for Sandhurst, Gloucester, Minsterworth and Sharpness. This message will be updated by 1:15 pm on Friday 5th January or if the situation changes. At Sandhurst this evenings tide peaked at 3.89 metres; a tide level of between 3.8 and 4.2 metres is expected to occur at 12:15 pm Friday. At Gloucester this evenings tide peaked at 3.72 metres; a tide level of between 3.7 and 4.1 metres is expected to occur at 11:30 am on Friday. At Minsterworth this evenings tide peaked at 5.49 metres; a tide of between 5.5 and 5.9 metres is expected to occur at 11 am Friday. At Sharpness this evenings tide peaked at 9.78 metres; a tide of between 9.9 and 10.4 metres is expected to occur at 10 am Friday. The period of high spring tides is expected to last until Friday 5th January. Flood warnings may be in force along the Severn Estuary during this time. Underlying river levels are currently rising slowly between tides.


Flood Alert issued on 4 Jan 2018 11:42
Severn Estuary
This message contains information for Sandhurst, Gloucester, Minsterworth and Sharpness. This message will be updated by midnight on Thursday the 4th January. At Sandhurst this mornings tide peaked at 4.01 metres; a tide level of between 3.7 and 4.1 metres is expected to occur at 11:30 pm on Thursday evening. At Gloucester this mornings tide peaked at 3.95 metres; a tide level of between 3.7 and 4.1 metres is expected to occur at 11:30 pm on Thursday evening. At Minsterworth this mornings tide peaked at 6.02 metres; a tide of between 5.4 and 5.9 metres is expected to occur at 10:45 pm on Thursday evening. At Sharpness this mornings tide peaked at 10.45 metres; a tide of between 9.9 and 10.4 metres is expected to occur at 09:45 pm on Thursday evening . The period of high spring tides is expected to last until Friday 5th January. Flood warnings may be in force along the Severn Estuary during this time. Underlying river levels are currently rising slowly between tides.


Flood Alert issued on 3 Jan 2018 23:12
Severn Estuary
This message contains gauge information for Sandhurst, Gloucester, Minsterworth and Sharpness. This message will be updated by midday Thursday 4th January or if the situation changes. At Sandhurst this evenings tide peaked at 3.84 metres; a tide of between 3.8 and 4.1 metres is expected to occur at 10:45 am Thursday. At Gloucester this evenings tide peaked at 3.66 metres; a tide of between 3.7 and 4 metres is expected to occur at 10:45 am Thursday. At Minsterworth this evenings tide peaked at 5.43 metres; a tide of between 5.6 and 5.9 metres is expected to occur at 10:15 am Thursday. At Sharpness this evenings tide peaked at 9.73 metres; a tide of between 10.2 and 10.5 metres is expected to occur at 09:15 am Thursday . The period of high spring tides is expected to last until Friday 5th January. Flood warnings may be in force along the Severn Estuary during this time. Underlying river levels are currently rising slowly between tides.


Flood Alert issued on 3 Jan 2018 11:51
Severn Estuary
This message contains information for Sandhurst, Gloucester, Minsterworth and Sharpness. This message will be updated by 23:30 tonight or if the situation changes. At Sandhurst this morning’s tide peaked at 3.92 metres; a tide of between 3.0 and 4.1 metres is expected to occur at 10:30 pm Wednesday. At Gloucester this morning’s tide peaked at 3.81 metres; a tide of between 3.7 and 4 metres is expected to occur at 10:30 pm Wednesday. At Minsterworth this morning’s tide peaked at 5.65 metres; a tide of between 5.6 and 5.9 metres is expected to occur at 10:00 pm Wednesday. At Sharpness this morning’s tide peaked at 9.8 metres; a tide of between 10.2 and 10.5 metres is expected to occur at 09:00 pm Wednesday . The period of high spring tides is expected to last until Friday 5th January. Underlying river levels are currently rising slowly between tides. Highest river levels are expected on Wednesday 3rd January 2018.


Flood Alert issued on 3 Jan 2018 08:37
Severn Estuary
This message contains information for Sandhurst, Gloucester, Minsterworth and Sharpness. This message will be updated by midday today or if the situation changes. At Sandhurst yesterday evenings tide peaked at 3.8 metres; a tide of between 3.8 and 4.1 metres is expected to occur at 10 am today. At Gloucester yesterday evenings tide peaked at 3.63 metres; a tide of between 3.7 and 4 metres is expected to occur at 10 am today. At Minsterworth yesterday evenings tide peaked at 5.42 metres; a tide of between 5.8 and 6.1 metres is expected to occur at 9:30 am today. At Sharpness yesterday evenings tide peaked at 9.8 metres; a tide of between 10.5 and 10.8 metres is expected to occur at 8:30 am today. The period of high spring tides is expected to last until Friday 5th January. Flood warnings may be issued along the Severn Estuary during this time. River levels are currently rising slowly between tides. Highest river levels are expected on Wednesday 3rd January 2018.


Flood Alert issued on 2 Jan 2018 22:38
Severn Estuary
This message contains gauge information for Sandhurst, Gloucester, Minsterworth and Sharpness. This message will be updated by 10 am Wednesday or if the situation changes. At Sandhurst this evenings tide peaked at 3.8 metres; a tide of between 3.8 and 4.1 metres is expected to occur at 10 am Wednesday. At Gloucester this evenings tide peaked at 3.63 metres; a tide of between 3.7 and 4 metres is expected to occur at 10 am Wednesday. At Minsterworth this evenings tide peaked at 5.42 metres; a tide of between 5.8 and 6.1 metres is expected to occur at 9:30 am Wednesday. At Sharpness this evenings tide peaked at 9.8 metres; a tide of between 10.5 and 10.8 metres is expected to occur at 8:30 am Wednesday . The period of high spring tides is expected to last until Friday. Flood warnings may be issued along the Severn Estuary during this time. Underlying river levels are currently rising slowly between tides. Highest river levels are expected on Wednesday 3rd January 2018.


Flood Alert issued on 2 Jan 2018 11:51
Severn Estuary
This message contains gauge information for Sandhurst, Gloucester, Minsterworth and Sharpness. This message will be updated by 11pm Tuesday or if the situation changes. At Sandhurst this mornings tide peaked at 3.6 metres; a tide level of between 3.6 and 3.8 metres is expected to occur at 9:45 pm tonight At Gloucester this mornings tide peaked at 3.51 metres; a tide level of between 3.5 and 3.7 metres is expected to occur at 9:45 pm tonight At Minsterworth this mornings tide peaked at 4.98 metres; a tide level of between 5.1 and 5.4 metres is expected to occur at 9:15 pm tonight At Sharpness this mornings tide peaked at 9.28 metres; a tide level of between 9.8 and 10.1 metres is expected to occur at 8:15 pm tonight The period of high spring tides is expected to last until Friday 5th January. Flood warnings may be issued along the Severn Estuary during this time. Underlying river levels are currently rising slowly between tides.


Flood Alert issued on 1 Jan 2018 21:18
Severn Estuary
This message contains gauge information for Sandhurst, Gloucester, Minsterworth and Sharpness. This message will be updated by midday on Tuesday 2nd January 2018 or if the situation changes. At Sandhurst; a tide level of between 3.5 and 3.7 metres is expected to occur at 9:15 am tomorrow morning. At Gloucester; a tide level of between 3.3 and 3.6 metres is expected to occur at 9:15 am tomorrow morning. At Minsterworth; a tide level of between 4.9 and 5.1 metres is expected to occur at 8:45 am tomorrow morning. At Sharpness; a tide level of between 9.3 and 9.7 metres is expected to occur at 7:45 am tomorrow morning. The period of high spring tides is expected to last until Friday 5th January. Flood warnings may be issued along the Severn Estuary during this time. Underlying river levels are currently rising slowly between tides. Highest river levels between tides are expected on Wednesday 3rd January 2018.


Flood Alert issued on 1 Jan 2018 13:34
Severn Estuary
This message contains gauge information for Sandhurst, Gloucester, Minsterworth and Sharpness. This message will be updated by 10 am on Tuesday 2nd January 2018 or if the situation changes. At Sandhurst; a tide level of between 3.5 and 3.7 metres is expected to occur at 9:15 am tomorrow morning. At Gloucester; a tide level of between 3.3 and 3.6 metres is expected to occur at 9:15 am tomorrow morning. At Minsterworth; a tide level of between 4.9 and 5.1 metres is expected to occur at 8:45 am tomorrow morning. At Sharpness; a tide level of between 9.3 and 9.7 metres is expected to occur at 7:45 am tomorrow morning. The period of high spring tides is expected to last until Friday 5th January. Flood warnings may be issued along the Severn Estuary during this time. Underlying river levels are currently rising slowly between tides. Highest river levels between tides are expected on Wednesday 3rd January 2018.


Flood Alert issued on 21 Oct 2017 10:50
Severn Estuary
Flooding is possible over high tide this evening, Saturday 21st October. High tide at Sharpness is at 10:00pm local time, times of high tide vary along the coast. Tides may be 0.6 metres higher than predicted due to weather conditions. People are advised to stay away from risk areas and take care next to the coast. We will continue to monitor the situation and issue updates as required. Detailed tidal information; the high tide level this morning at Sharpness at 09.40am was 9.5 mAOD. The forecast high tide level at Sharpness Saturday evening, is 9.5 mAOD, 0.6 metres above astronomical tide level. Tides may be 0.6 metres higher than predicted due to weather conditions. The period of high tides is expected for the next 2 days.


Flood Alert issued on 20 Oct 2017 21:47
Severn Estuary
Flooding is possible over high tide tomorrow morning, Saturday 21st October. High tide at Sharpness is at 9.45am local time, times of high tide vary along the coast. Tides may be 1.6 metres higher than predicted due to weather conditions. People are advised to stay away from risk areas and take care next to the coast. We will continue to monitor the situation and issue updates as required. Detailed tidal information; the high tide level this evening at Sharpness at 21.17pm was 9.1 mAOD. The forecast high tide level at Sharpness Saturday morning, is 9.9 mAOD, 0.9 metres above astronomical tide level. Tides may be 1.6 metres higher than predicted due to weather conditions. Larger impacts are expected on Saturday with larger waves and stronger winds forecast


Flood Alert issued on 20 Oct 2017 16:13
Severn Estuary
Flooding is possible over high tide tomorrow morning, Saturday 21st October. High tide at Sharpness is at 9.45am local time, times of high tide vary along the coast. Tides may be 1.6 metres higher than predicted due to weather conditions. People are advised to stay away from risk areas and take care next to the coast. We will continue to monitor the situation and issue updates as required. Detailed tidal information; the forecast high tide level this evening at Sharpness is 9.3 mAOD at 21.24pm. The forecast high tide level at Sharpness Saturday morning, is 9.9 mAOD, 0.9 metres above astronomical tide level. Tides may be 1.6 metres higher than predicted due to weather conditions. Larger impacts are expected on Saturday with larger waves and stronger winds forecast