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 11 Mar 2020 20:03
Low pressure will cause sea levels to be higher than forecast in tide tables. The forecast high water is 20:45 on 11/03/20 with a level of 8.57 mAOD and a Force 6 South Westerly wind. This new forecasted level which has triggered the flood warning is an increase from the forecast earlier today, 11/03/20, which did not reach the trigger level. Times are local and refer to the high water time at Avonmouth. Impacts may be one hour either side of the high tide. We believe there is a possibility of flooding for Oldbury Lane including Great Leaze Farm area, Pickedmoor Lane, Chapel Road, Featherbed Lane and Church Road in Oldbury-on-Severn and Lower Farm, Whale Wharf Lane and Olveston Common.Peak. levels will be higher than the tide this morning, 11/03/20. Our staff are checking defences and closing flood gates. Take care along beaches, promenades and roads as large waves can be dangerous. Please install property flood resilience equipment. This message will be updated on 12/03/20.