Flood Alert Info - Tidal River Avon at Bristol, Pill and Shirehampton

Area Description

Tidal River Avon from Sea Mills to Conham in Bristol and between the Avonmouth Bridge and Shirehampton Park including Pill and Shirehampton.

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 11 Oct 2018 15:25
River Avon
The current sequence of high tides will mean that this tidal flood alert will be issued for the remainder of this week, while we approach the highest tides on Friday. Strong gale force winds are forecast on Friday and may result in some overtopping and onshore flooding where waves crash against the face of a seawall. The time and date of the first forecast high water is 21:45 on 11/10/2018. The forecast tide level is 7.66 m AOD. The forecast wind strength Force 3 and in a southerly direction. The time and date of the second forecast high water is 10:00 on 12/10/2018. The forecast tide level is 6.74m AOD. The forecast wind strength Force 7 and in an southerly direction. Please note all tide times are in local time and are using the 24 hour clock and refer to the high water time at Avonmouth.


Flood Alert issued on 10 Oct 2018 13:32
River Avon
The current sequence of high tides will mean that this tidal flood alert will be issued for the remainder of this week, while we approach the highest tides on Friday. Strong gale force winds are forecast on Friday and may result in some overtopping and onshore flooding where waves crash against the face of a seawall. The time and date of the first forecast high water is 09:30 on 11/10/2018. The forecast tide level is 7.70 m AOD. The forecast wind strength Force 3 and in an east south easterly direction. The time and date of the second forecast high water is 21:45 on 11/10/2018. The forecast tide level is 7.57 m AOD. The forecast wind strength Force 3 and in an southerly direction. Please note all tide times are in local time and are using the 24 hour clock and refer to the high water time at Avonmouth


Flood Alert issued on 9 Oct 2018 21:07
River Avon
The current sequence of high tides will mean that this tidal flood alert will be issued for the remainder of this week, while we approach the highest tides on Friday before they begin to reduce in height over the weekend. The time and date of the first forecast high water is 08:45 on 10/10/2018. The forecast tide level is 7.48 m AOD. The forecast wind strength Force 3 and in an east north easterly direction. The time and date of the second forecast high water is 21:00 on 10/10/2018. The forecast tide level is 7.69 m AOD. The forecast wind strength Force 4 and in an east north easterly direction. Please note all tide times are in local time and are using the 24 hour clock and refer to the high water time at Avonmouth.


Flood Alert issued on 8 Oct 2018 20:38
River Avon
Tides are currently rising and we will be re-issuing this flood alert which is likely to remain in force for the remainder of the week. The tides at Pill & Shirehampton will be high due to high astronomical tides combined with some strong winds. Be aware of the higher than normal tides around one hour either side of the time of high water, as well as at the high tide time. The time and date of the first forecast high water is 08:15 on 09/10/2018. The forecast tide level is 7.40 m AOD. The forecast wind strength is Force 4 and in a south south westerly direction. The time and date of the second forecast high water is 20:30 on 09/10/2018. The forecast tide level is 7.53 m AOD. The forecast wind strength Force 2 and in a east south easterly direction. Please note all tide times are in local time and are using the 24 hour clock and refer to the high water time at Avonmouth.


Flood Alert issued on 12 Sep 2018 15:15
River Avon
Tide levels are now falling but remain higher than usual. The tide gates at Pill and Shirehampton will be closed during high water and may remain shut overnight. The time and date of the forecast high water is 10:15 on Wednesday 12/09/2018. The forecast tide level is 7.60 m AOD. The forecast wind strength and direction is Force 3 Northerly. Please note all tide times are in local time and are using the 24 hour clock and refer to the high water time at Avonmouth.


Flood Alert issued on 11 Sep 2018 13:58
River Avon
Tides reach peak levels on Tuesday evening and we will be re-issuing this flood alert which is likely to remain in force until Wednesday evening. The tide gates at Pill and Shirehampton will be closed during high water and may remain shut overnight. The time and date of the first forecast high water is 21:30 on Tuesday 11/09/2018. The forecast tide level is 7.81 m AOD. The forecast wind strength and direction is Force 4 Westerly. The time and date of the second forecast high water is 10:00 on Wednesday 12/09/2018. The forecast tide level is 7.54 m AOD. The forecast wind strength and direction is Force 2 Northerly. Please note all tide times are in local time and are using the 24 hour clock and refer to the high water time at Avonmouth.


Flood Alert issued on 10 Sep 2018 14:20
River Avon
Tides are currently rising and we will be re-issuing this flood alert which is likely to remain in force until Wednesday evening. The tide gates at Pill and Shirehampton will be closed during high water and may remain shut overnight. The time and date of the first forecast high water is 20:45 on Monday 10/09/2018. The forecast tide level is 7.76 m AOD. The forecast wind strength and direction is Force 5 West South Westerly. The time and date of the second forecast high water is 09:15 on Tuesday 11/09/2018. The forecast tide level is 7.72 m AOD. The forecast wind strength and direction is Force 5 South Westerly. Please note all tide times are in local time and are using the 24 hour clock and refer to the high water time at Avonmouth.


Flood Alert issued on 9 Sep 2018 12:21
River Avon
Tides are currently rising and we will be re-issuing this flood alert which is likely to remain in force until Wednesday evening. The tide gates at Pill and Shirehampton will be closed during high water and may remain shut overnight. The time and date of the first forecast high water is 20:00 on Sunday 09/09/2018. The forecast tide level is 7.38 m AOD. The forecast wind strength and direction is Force 5 Westerly. The time and date of the second forecast high water is 08:30 on Monday 10/09/2018. The forecast tide level is 7.39 m AOD. The forecast wind strength and direction is Force 3 West South Westerly. Please note all tide times are in local time and are using the 24 hour clock and refer to the high water time at Avonmouth.


Flood Alert issued on 14 Aug 2018 10:36
River Avon
Tide peak levels are now falling but remain higher than usual. The time and date of the next forecast high water is 22:30 on 14/08/2018. The forecast tide level is 7.61 m AOD. The forecast wind strength and direction is Force 5 West South Westerly. Please note all tide times are in local time and are using the 24 hour clock and refer to the high water time at Avonmouth.


Flood Alert issued on 13 Aug 2018 10:52
River Avon
Tides will peak tonight, but this flood alert is likely to remain in force until Tuesday. The time and date of the next forecast high water is 21:45 on 13/08/2018. The forecast tide level is 7.79 m AOD. The forecast wind strength and direction is Force 4 West North Westerly. The time and date of the second forecast high water is 10:15 on 14/08/2018. The forecast tide level is 7.54 m AOD. The forecast wind strength and direction is Force 4 West South Westerly. Please note all tide times are in local time and are using the 24 hour clock and refer to the high water time at Avonmouth.


Flood Alert issued on 12 Aug 2018 11:40
River Avon
Tides are currently rising and we will be re-issuing this flood alert which is likely to remain in force until Tuesday. The time and date of the next forecast high water is 21:00 on 12/08/2018. The forecast tide level is 7.64 m AOD. The forecast wind strength and direction is Force 3 Westerly. The time and date of the second forecast high water is 09:30 on 13/08/2018. The forecast tide level is 7.54 m AOD. The forecast wind strength and direction is Force 4 West South Westerly. Please note all tide times are in local time and are using the 24 hour clock and refer to the high water time at Avonmouth.


Flood Alert issued on 11 Aug 2018 12:30
River Avon
Tides are currently rising and we will be re-issuing this flood alert which is likely to remain in force until Tuesday. The time and date of the first forecast high water is 20:15 on 11/08/2018. The forecast tide level is 7.35 m AOD. The forecast wind strength and direction is Force 4 South South Westerly. The time and date of the second forecast high water is 08:45 on 12/08/2018. The forecast tide level is 7.36 m AOD. The forecast wind strength and direction is Force 4 South South Westerly. Please note all tide times are in local time and are using the 24 hour clock and refer to the high water time at Avonmouth.


Flood Alert issued on 15 Jul 2018 10:35
River Avon
The tides on Sunday evening are forecast to be sufficiently high enough for the requirement of the tidal gates at Pill and Shirehampton to be closed, as well as the requirement to issue this tidal flood alert. We are only expecting to have to issue this tidal flood alert for Sunday evening's tide. The time and date of the forecast high water is 22:00 on 15/07/2018. The forecast tide level is 7.40 m AOD. The forecast wind strength is Force 3 and in a westerly direction. Please note all tide times are in local time and are using the 24 hour clock and refer to the high water time at Avonmouth.


Flood Alert issued on 16 Apr 2018 19:53
River Avon
The time of the forecast high water is at 09:00 on Tuesday 17th April. The tide is forecast to be 7.55mAOD at Avonmouth with a Force 6 Southerly wind. This could cause spray overtopping along exposed coast. Please note all tide times are in local time using 24h clock.


Flood Alert issued on 3 Apr 2018 12:36
River Avon
Low pressure will cause sea levels to be higher than forecast in tide tables. In addition, high tide levels may prevent rivers from flowing to the sea and cause rivers to rise. The time and date of the forecast high water is 22:15 on 03/04/2018. The forecast tide level is 7.34 m AOD. The forecast wind strength Force 3 and in a south easterly direction. Please note all tide times are in local time and are using the 24 hour clock and refer to the high water time at Avonmouth.


Flood Alert issued on 2 Apr 2018 10:37
River Avon
The band of heavy and persistent rain has generally moved out of the area. Showers are forecast throughout Monday. The time and date of the first forecast high tide is 21.45 on 02/04/18. The forecast level is 7.66 m AOD. The wind speed will be Force 4 and in an Southerly direction. The time and date of the second forecast high tide is 10:00 on 03/04/18. The forecast level is 7.59 m AOD. The wind speed will be Force 4 and in a South South Westerly direction.


Flood Alert issued on 1 Apr 2018 12:08
River Avon
The majority of Sunday will be dry until later on in the afternoon. A band of heavy and persistent rain will move across the area overnight Sunday and into Monday. The most intense rainfall will be between 23:00 and 09:00. The time and date of the first forecast high tide is 20:15 on 01/04/18. The forecast level is 7.46 m AOD. The wind speed will be Force 4 and in an East South Easterly direction. The time and date of the second forecast high tide is 08:30 on 02/04/18. The forecast level is 7.68 m AOD. The wind speed will be Force 4 and in a Southerly direction. Please note all tide times are in local time and are using the 24 hour clock and refer to the high water time at Avonmouth. We will be carrying out routine checks around the Bristol Avon area to ensure that the gate closures occur as required. This message will be updated again Monday morning once the morning’s tide has reached its peak and heading towards low tide again.


Flood Alert issued on 30 Mar 2018 11:39
River Avon
Overtopping and onshore flooding may occur where waves crash against the face of a seawall, causing water to splash up and over the seawall. Tides are currently rising and we will be re-issuing this flood alert which is likely to remain in force for the remainder of the weekend. The time and date of the first forecast high water is 20:30pm on 31/03/2018. The forecast tide level is 7.37 m AOD. The forecast wind strength and direction is Force 4 North North Easterly. The time and date of the second forecast high water is 08:45am on 01/04/2018. The forecast tide level is 7.35 m AOD. The forecast wind strength and direction is Force 3 Easterly. Please note all tide times are in local time and are using the 24 hour clock and refer to the high water time at Avonmouth.


Flood Alert issued on 4 Mar 2018 10:50
River Avon
Be aware that tides remain high over the weekend. The time and date of the first forecast high water is 21:15 on 04/03/2018. The forecast tide level is 7.84 m AOD. The forecast wind strength and direction is Force 4 from the south. The time and date of the second forecast high water is 09:30 on 05/03/2018. The forecast tide level is 7.75 m AOD. The forecast wind strength and direction is Force 3 from the south. Please note all tide times are in local time and are using the 24 hour clock and refer to the high water time at Avonmouth.


Flood Alert issued on 3 Mar 2018 10:39
River Avon
Be aware that tides remain high over the weekend. The time and date of the first forecast high water is 20:30 on 03/03/2018. The forecast tide level is 7.77 m AOD. The forecast wind strength and direction is Force 4 from the south south east. The time and date of the second forecast high water is 08:45 on 04/03/2018. The forecast tide level is 7.95 m AOD. The forecast wind strength and direction is Force 4 from the south east. Please note all tide times are in local time and are using the 24 hour clock and refer to the high water time at Avonmouth.


Flood Alert issued on 2 Mar 2018 15:55
River Avon
Tides are rising and are due to peak on Sunday. They will reach flood alert criteria over the weekend. The time and date of the first forecast high water is 08:15 on 03/03/2018. The forecast tide level is 7.72 m AOD. The forecast wind strength and direction is Force 5 easterly. Please note all tide times are in local time and are using the 24 hour clock and refer to the high water time at Avonmouth.


Flood Alert issued on 2 Feb 2018 19:00
Tidal River Avon
Strong onshore winds will cause tide levels to rise further. Overtopping and onshore flooding may occur as a result of sea spray, where strong winds blow water from the crests of waves onshore. Tides are currently rising. The time and date of the first forecast high water is 20:51 on 02/02/2018. The forecast tide level is 7.64 m AOD. The forecast wind strength is Force 1 and in a West North Westerly direction. The time and date of the second forecast high water is 09:09 on 03/02/2018. The forecast tide level is 7.64m AOD. The forecast wind strength is Force 3 and in a South South Westerly direction. Please note all tide times are in local time and are using the 24 hour clock and refer to the high water time at Avonmouth.


Flood Alert issued on 31 Jan 2018 10:37
Tidal River Avon
Strong onshore winds will cause tide levels to rise further. Overtopping and onshore flooding may occur as a result of sea spray, where strong winds blow water from the crests of waves onshore. Tides are currently rising and we will be re-issuing this flood alert which is likely to remain in force for the remainder of the week. The time and date of the first forecast high water is 19:30 on 31/01/2018. The forecast tide level is 7.32 m AOD. The forecast wind strength is Force 6 and in a Westerly direction. The time and date of the second forecast high water is 07:45 on 01/02/2018. The forecast tide level is 7.40 m AOD. The forecast wind strength is Force 5 and in a West North Westerly direction. Please note all tide times are in local time and are using the 24 hour clock and refer to the high water time at Avonmouth.


Flood Alert issued on 5 Jan 2018 14:08
Tidal River Avon
Low pressure will cause sea levels to be higher than forecast in tide tables and high tide levels may prevent rivers from flowing to the sea and cause rivers to rise. The time and date of the forecast high water is 21:45 on 05/01/2018. The forecast tide level is 7.30 m AOD. The forecast wind strength and direction is Force 3 easterly. Please note all tide times are in local time and are using the 24 hour clock and refer to the high water time at Avonmouth. Saturday morning’s tide is not currently forecast to reach Flood Alert threshold and peak tide levels are now falling.


Flood Alert issued on 4 Jan 2018 17:22
Tidal River Avon
Low pressure will cause sea levels to be higher than forecast in tide tables and high tide levels may prevent rivers from flowing to the sea causing rivers to rise further. Tide peak levels are now falling but will remain higher than usual up to the weekend. The time and date of the first forecast high water is 21:15 on 04/01/2018. The forecast tide level is 7.62 m AOD. The forecast wind strength and direction is Force 4 south south westerly. The time and date of the second forecast high water is 09:15 on 15/01/2018. The forecast tide level is 7.53 m AOD. The forecast wind strength and direction is Force 7 south westerly. Please note all tide times are in local time and are using the 24 hour clock and refer to the high water time at Avonmouth. We will continue to monitor the situation and update this message as necessary.


Flood Alert issued on 3 Jan 2018 10:33
Tidal River Avon
Overtopping and onshore flooding may occur as a result of high water levels combined with high energy waves. This alert is in force for the next two high tides. The time and date of the forecast high water is 20:15 on 03/01/2018. The forecast tide level is 7.63 m AOD. The forecast wind strength and direction is Force 5 West South Westerly. The time and date of the second forecast high water is 08:45 on 04/01/2018. The forecast tide is 7.94 m AOD. The forecast wind strength and direction is Force 6 Westerly. Please note all tide times are in local time and are using the 24 hour clock and refer to the high water time at Avonmouth.


Flood Alert issued on 2 Jan 2018 13:10
Tidal River Avon
Overtopping and onshore flooding may occur as a result of high water levels combined with high energy waves. This alert is in force for the next two high tides. The time and date of the forecast high water is 19:45 on 02/01/2018. The forecast tide level is 7.75 m AOD. The forecast wind strength and direction is Force 6 South South Westerly. The time and date of the second forecast high water is 07:45 on 03/01/2018. The forecast tide is 8.2m AOD. The forecast wind strength and direction is Force 8 Westerly. Please note all tide times are in local time and are using the 24 hour clock and refer to the high water time at Avonmouth.


Flood Alert issued on 6 Dec 2017 14:41
Tidal River Avon
High tide levels may prevent rivers from flowing to the sea and cause rivers to rise, overtopping may occur as a result of high water levels. Low pressure will cause sea levels to be higher than forecast in tide tables. The time and date of the forecast high water is 21:15 on 06/12/2017. The forecast tide level is 7.36 m AOD. The forecast wind strength and direction is Force 5 south south westerly. Tide peak levels are now falling but remain higher than usual. Please note all tide times are in local time and are using the 24 hour clock and refer to the high water time at Avonmouth.


Flood Alert issued on 5 Dec 2017 14:28
Tidal River Avon
High tide levels may prevent rivers from flowing to the sea and cause rivers to rise, overtopping may occur as a result of high water levels. The time and date of the first forecast high water is 20:30 on Tuesday 05/12/2017. The forecast tide level is 7.34 m AOD. The forecast wind strength and direction is Force 4 south westerly. The time and date of the second forecast high water is 08:45 on Wednesday 06/12/2017. The forecast tide level is 7.47 m AOD. The forecast wind strength and direction is Force 5 south south westerly. Tide peak levels will begin to fall after Wednesday morning’s tide, but remain higher than usual and this flood alert may be re-issued. Please note all tide times are in local time and are using the 24 hour clock and refer to the high water time at Avonmouth.


Flood Alert issued on 4 Dec 2017 13:47
Tidal River Avon
High tide levels may prevent rivers from flowing to the sea and cause rivers to rise, overtopping may occur as a result of high water levels. The time and date of the forecast high water is 08:00 on Tuesday 05/12/2017. The forecast tide level is 7.36 m AOD. The forecast wind strength and direction is Force 2 south south westerly. Monday evening’s high tide is not forecast to reach Flood Alert due to high pressure causing sea levels to be lower than forecast in tide tables Tides are currently rising and we will be re-issuing this flood alert which is likely to remain in force until Thursday morning. Please note all tide times are in local time and are using the 24 hour clock and refer to the high water time at Avonmouth.


Flood Alert issued on 6 Nov 2017 09:13
Tidal River Avon
Overtopping and onshore flooding may occur as a result of high water levels combined with high energy waves. Tide peak levels are now falling but low pressure will cause sea levels to be higher than forecast in tide tables. The time and date of the next forecast high water is 20:45 on 06/11/2017. The forecast tide level is 7.52 m AOD. The forecast wind strength and direction is Force 4 Southerly. The time and date of the second forecast high water is 09:00 on 07/11/2017. The forecast tide level is 07.40 m AOD. The forecast wind strength and direction is Force 5 Southerly. Please note all tide times are in local time and are using the 24 hour clock and refer to the high water time at Avonmouth.


Flood Alert issued on 5 Nov 2017 09:05
Tidal River Avon
Overtopping and onshore flooding may occur as a result of high water levels. We will be re-issuing this flood alert which is likely to remain in force until Tuesday morning. The time and date of the first forecast high water is 20:00 on 05/11/2017. The forecast tide level is 7.48 m AOD. The forecast wind strength and direction is Force 4 North North West. The time and date of the second forecast high water is 08:15 on 06/11/2017. The forecast tide level is 07.45 m AOD. The forecast wind strength and direction is Force 3 South South West. Please note all tide times are in local time and are using the 24 hour clock and refer to the high water time at Avonmouth.


Flood Alert issued on 4 Nov 2017 09:32
Tidal River Avon
Overtopping and onshore flooding may occur as a result of high water levels combined with low pressure. Tides are currently rising and we will be re-issuing this flood alert which is likely to remain in force until Tuesday morning. The time and date of the first forecast high water is 19:15 on 04/11/2017. The forecast tide level is 7.55 m AOD. The forecast wind strength and direction is Force 5 Westerly. The time and date of the second forecast high water is 07:45 on 05/11/2017. The forecast tide level is 07.49 m AOD. The forecast wind strength and direction is Force 4 West North Westerly. Please note all tide times are in local time and are using the 24 hour clock and refer to the high water time at Avonmouth.


Flood Alert issued on 20 Oct 2017 15:41
Tidal River Avon
Low pressure will cause sea levels to be higher than forecast in tide tables and strong onshore winds will cause tide levels to rise further. Overtopping and onshore flooding may occur as a result of sea spray, where strong winds blow water from the crests of waves onshore. Tide peak levels are now falling but remain higher than usual. The time and date of the forecast high water is 09:00 on 21/10/2017. The forecast tide level is 7.61 m AOD. The forecast wind strength and direction is Force 6 south south west. Please note all tide times are in local time and are using the 24 hour clock and refer to the high water time at Avonmouth.


Flood Alert issued on 8 Oct 2017 12:41
Tidal River Avon
Overtopping and onshore flooding may occur as a result of sea spray, where strong winds blow water from the crests of waves onshore. The time and date of the forecast high water is 21:00 on 08/10/2017. The forecast tide level is 7.40 m AOD. The forecast wind strength is Force 3, and in a west southwesterly direction. Please note all tide times are in local time and are using the 24 hour clock and refer to the high water time at Avonmouth.


Flood Alert issued on 7 Oct 2017 11:57
Tidal River Avon
Overtopping and onshore flooding may occur as a result of sea spray, where strong winds blow water from the crests of waves onshore. The time and date of the first forecast high water is 20:15 on 07/10/2017. The forecast tide level is 7.49 m AOD. The forecast wind strength Force 4 and in a westerly direction. The time and date of the second forecast high water is 08:45 on 08/10/2017. The forecast tide level is 7.47 m AOD. The forecast wind strength Force 2 and in a west north westerly direction. Please note all tide times are in local time and are using the 24 hour clock and refer to the high water time at Avonmouth.


Flood Alert issued on 6 Oct 2017 15:30
Tidal River Avon
Saturday morning's high tide is forecast to reach flood alert level. Friday evening's high tide is not forecast to reach flood alert level but future tides this week will reach flood alert level so this message will remain in force. The time and date of the forecast high water is 08:00 on 07/10/2017. The forecast tide level is 7.44 m AOD. The forecast wind strength is Force 6 and in a west southwesterly direction. Please note all tide times are in local time and are using the 24 hour clock and refer to the high water time at Avonmouth.


Flood Alert issued on 8 Sep 2017 11:37
Tidal River Avon
Low pressure will cause sea levels to be higher than forecast in tide tables and high tide levels may prevent rivers from flowing to the sea and cause rivers to rise. The time and date of the first forecast high water is 21:45 on 08/09/2017. The forecast tide level is 7.46 m AOD. The forecast wind strength and direction is Force 4 Westerly. The time and date of the second forecast high water is 10:00 on 09/09/2017. The forecast tide level is 7.32 m AOD. The forecast wind strength and direction is Force 4 West South Westerly. Please note all tide times are in local time and are using the 24 hour clock and refer to the high water time at Avonmouth.


Flood Alert issued on 24 Aug 2017 17:49
Tidal River Avon
Overtopping and onshore flooding may occur as a result of high water levels. The time and date of the first forecast high water is 21:00 on 24/08/2017. The forecast tide level is 7.35 m AOD. The forecast wind strength and direction is Force 4 in a westerly direction. Please note all tide times are in local time and are using the 24 hour clock and refer to the high water time at Avonmouth.


Flood Alert issued on 23 Aug 2017 12:29
Tidal River Avon
We are in a period of high tides and this flood alert is likely to remain in force the next two days. The time and date of the first forecast high water is 21:30 on Wednesday 23/08/2017. The forecast tide level is 7.56 m AOD. The forecast wind strength and direction is Force 5 Westerly. The time and date of the second forecast high water is 09:45 on Thursday 24/08/2017. The forecast tide level is 7.35 m AOD. The forecast wind strength and direction is Force 4 Westerly. Please note all tide times are in local time and are using the 24 hour clock and refer to the high water time at Avonmouth.


Flood Alert issued on 22 Aug 2017 15:59
Tidal River Avon
We are entering a period of high tides and this flood alert is likely to remain in force the next few days. The time and date of the first forecast high water is 20:45 on Tuesday 22/08/2017. The forecast tide level is 7.45 m AOD. The forecast wind strength and direction is Force 3 South Easterly. The time and date of the second forecast high water is 09:15 on Wednesday 23/08/2017. The forecast tide level is 7.38 m AOD. The forecast wind strength and direction is Force 4 Westerly. Please note all tide times are in local time and are using the 24 hour clock and refer to the high water time at Avonmouth.


Flood Alert issued on 26 Jul 2017 17:39
Tidal River Avon
Overtopping and onshore flooding may occur as a result of high water levels. The time and date of the first forecast high water is 21:30 on 26/07/2017. The forecast tide level is 7.39 m AOD. The forecast wind strength and direction is Force 6 in a westerly direction. Please note all tide times are in local time and are using the 24 hour clock and refer to the high water time at Avonmouth.


Flood Alert issued on 25 Jul 2017 19:02
Tidal River Avon
Overtopping and onshore flooding may occur as a result of high water levels. The time and date of the first forecast high water is 20:45 on 25/07/2017. The forecast tide level is 7.52m AOD. The forecast wind strength and direction is Force 4 west south west. The time and date of the second forecast high water is 09:15 on 26/07/2017. The forecast tide level is 7.43m AOD. The forecast wind strength and direction is Force 4 south west. Please note all tide times are in local time and are using the 24 hour clock and refer to the high water time at Avonmouth.


Flood Alert issued on 24 Jul 2017 18:28
Tidal River Avon
Overtopping and onshore flooding may occur as a result of high water levels. The time and date of the first forecast high water is 20:00 on 24/07/2017. The forecast tide level is 7.42 m AOD. The forecast wind strength and direction is Force 3 in a north west direction. The time and date of the second forecast high water is 08:00 on 25/07/2017. The forecast tide level is 7.30 m AOD. The forecast wind strength and direction is Force 2 in a west south west direction. Please note all tide times are in local time and are using the 24 hour clock and refer to the high water time at Avonmouth. Tides are currently rising and we will be re-issuing this flood alert which is likely to remain in force for the remainder of the week.


Flood Alert issued on 26 Jun 2017 13:50
Tidal River Avon
This tidal flood alert is in force for this evening's high tide at 21:00 pm on 26/06/2017. The forecast tide level is 7.39m AOD. The forecast wind strength and direction is Force 2 South Westerley. Overtopping and onshore flooding may occur as a result of wind blown sea spray. Please note all tide times are in local time and are using the 24 hour clock and refer to the high water time at Avonmouth


Flood Alert issued on 27 May 2017 10:23
Tidal River Avon
The forecast for high water at Avonmouth is 21:30 on Saturday 27th May at a height of 7.53 mAOD. This tide time is in local time. A moderate breeze is forecast to be blowing from the west-south-west. Our flood gates at Pill will be closed in response to this tide. Tide levels are forecast to fall after Saturday and this flood alert is likely to be removed on Sunday morning.


Flood Alert issued on 26 May 2017 14:57
Tidal River Avon
The forecast for high water at Avonmouth is 18:45 on Friday 26th May at a height of 7.48 mAOD and at 07:00 on Saturday 27th May at a height of 7.58 mAOD. These tide times are in local time. Winds are forecast to be blowing off shore so there should not be any significant waves. Our flood gates at Pill will be closed and this flood alert will be updated on Saturday. Tide levels are forecast to fall after Saturday.