Flood Warning Info - River Roch in Rochdale

Area Description

Areas at risk include the area from Roch Valley Way to Yorkshire St and Albert Royds St. Including the Sewage works, Corporation Rd, Norman Rd, Bridgefield St, The Esplanade, South Parade, the Bus Station, Entwisle Rd and Belfield Rd..
This is a Flood Warning Area. For this area, you may receive Flood Warnings or Severe Flood Warnings.
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There are no Flood Warnings currently in force for this area. See below for historical flood warnings.

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 14:58
River Roch
River levels are steadily rising as a result of persistent rainfall and are expected to continue due to current forecasts. Consequently, flooding of property is possible throughout Saturday 16th March 2019. We believe there is a possibility of flooding for the area from Roch Valley Way to Yorkshire Street and Albert Royds Street. Our incident response staff are closely monitoring weather forecasts and river levels and will issue further flood updates if necessary. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses, be aware of your surroundings and keep up to date with the current situation. This message will be updated as the situation changes.