Flood Warning Info - River Mersey at Cheadle Wood and Ford lane

Area Description

Areas at risk include, golf course, club house, footpaths at Didsbury, Ford Lane east of M60, Ford Cottage. Properties on Manchester Rd North of the M60, Cheadle Bridge and Cheadle Wood Farm. Parrswood School playing fields and Broad Oak lane.
This is a Flood Warning Area. For this area, you may receive Flood Warnings or Severe Flood Warnings.
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Area Covered by this Flood Warning

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Flood Warning History

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Historical Flood Warning Messages for this Area


Flood Warning issued on 16 Mar 2019 16:47
River Mersey
River levels have risen at the Didsbury river gauge as a result of persistent rainfall. We believe there is a possibility of flooding for land and property close to the River Mersey at Didsbury Golf Course and Cheadle Wood. We expect river levels to remain high throughout Saturday 16th March. Our incident response staff are closely monitoring weather forecasts and river levels and will issue further flood updates if necessary. Please be aware of your surroundings and keep up to date with the current situation. This message will be updated as the situation changes.