Flood Warning Info - River Irwell at Salford Area C
Areas at risk include properties in the Lower Kersal, Lower Broughton, Charlestown and Wallness neighbourhoods including the University area to Adelphi Street and Trinity Way up to the junction of the A6041.
This is a Flood Warning Area. For this area, you may receive Flood Warnings or Severe Flood Warnings.
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 9 Feb 2020 11:45
River levels have risen at the Kearsley river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding of low lying land, roads and farmland is expected. We believe there is a possibility of flooding for properties in the Lower Kersal, Lower Broughton, Charlestown and Wallness neighbourhoods. We expect river levels to remain high throughout the 9th February 2020. Our incident response staff are closely monitoring weather forecasts and river levels and will issue further flood warnings if necessary. Please be aware of your surroundings and keep up to date with the current situation. This message will be updated in 8 hours, or as the situation changes.