Flood Warning Info - River Frome at Bishops Frome

Area Description

River Frome at Bishops Frome.
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

Number of historic Flood Warnings that have previously been recorded for this area:
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Historical Flood Warning Messages for this Area

  • 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 16 Feb 2020 08:37
River Frome
River levels have risen at the Bishops Frome river gauge as a result of persistent heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding (of property) is imminent. Flooding is affecting properties off the A4103 may start to be impacted by flooding. We expect river levels to remain high until 17/02/20. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please move possession and valuables off the ground or to safety. This message will be updated by 17:00 on 16/02/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 15 Nov 2019 03:29
River Frome
River levels are high but falling slowly at the Bishops Frome river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland is still possible. Properties off the A4103 may start to be impacted by flooding. Further rainfall is forecast over the next 24 hours. We expect river levels to remain high over the next few days. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are checking defences. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses and plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded. This message will be updated by 08:00 on 15/11/2019, or if the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 14 Nov 2019 16:50
River Frome
River levels are forecast to rise at the Bishops Frome river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland is possible from this afternoon, 14/11/2019. Flooding is affecting properties off the A4103 may start to be impacted by flooding. Further rainfall is forecast over the next 24 hours. We expect river levels to remain high over the next few days. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are checking defences. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses and plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded. This message will be updated by 04:00 on 15/11/2019, or if the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 6 Mar 2018 08:50
River Frome
This message contains gauge information for Bishops Frome This message will be updated by 5:00 pm on Tuesday or if the situation changes. At 08:30 am on Tuesday; Bishops Frome Gauge was 1.62 metres and rising slowly. A peak level of between 1.65 and 1.80 metres is expected to occur early on Tuesday morning. River levels rose overnight due to heavy rainfall and snow melt. Minimal rainfall is expected over the next 24 hours, levels are expected to begin to fall into Tuesday afternoon.


Flood Warning issued on 6 Mar 2018 05:16
River Frome
This message contains gauge information for Bishops Frome This message will be updated by 5 pm on Tuesday the 6th of March or if the situation changes. At 05:00 today; the level at the Bishops Frome Gauge was 1.58 metres and rising. A peak level of between 1.6 and 1.8 metres is expected to occur early Tuesday morning.