Flood Warning Info - River Wye at Hampton Bishop

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River Wye at Hampton Bishop.
This is a Flood Warning Area. For this area, you may receive Flood Warnings or Severe Flood Warnings.
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Flood Warning History

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Historical Flood Warning Messages for this Area


Flood Warning issued on 24 Feb 2020 18:11
River Wye
River levels are forecast to rise at the Mordiford river gauge as a result of recent heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding of property, roads and farmland is expected to continue. A large amount of water remains on the flood plain. Flooding is affecting properties and roads in and around Hampton Bishop. Predicted peak:- Mordiford 4.9m to 5.4m Tuesday afternoon, 25/02/20. Further rainfall is forecast over the next 48 hours. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded and avoid contact with flood water. Please remain vigilant. Please follow advice from emergency services. This message will be updated by 2am on Tuesday, 25/02/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 24 Feb 2020 09:43
River Wye
River levels remain high at the Mordiford river gauge. Further rainfall is forecast over the next 48 hours which may cause levels to rise. A large amount of water remains on the flood plain. Flooding is affecting properties and roads in and around Hampton Bishop. Please remain vigilant. Please follow advice from emergency services. This message will be updated by 6pm today Monday 24/02/2020, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 24 Feb 2020 01:43
River Wye
River levels remain high and are rising at the Mordiford river gauge. Further rainfall is forecast over the next 48 hours which may cause levels to continue to rise. A large amount of water remains on the flood plain. Flooding is affecting properties and roads in and around Hampton Bishop. Levels are currently peaking at 4.72m at the Bredwardine river gauge and are rising at the Belmont, Old Wye Bridge, Mordiford and Ross on Wye river gauges. Predicted peaks:- Belmont 4.9m to 5.3m overnight Sunday, Old Wye Bridge 4.6 to 5.1m Monday morning, Mordiford 4.8 to 5.1m Monday morning & Ross on Wye 4.2 to 4.6m Tuesday. Please remain vigilant. Please follow advice from emergency services. This message will be updated by 10am on Monday 24/02/2020, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 23 Feb 2020 17:34
River Wye
River levels remain high and are rising at the Mordiford river gauge. Further rainfall is forecast over the next 24 hours which may cause levels to continue to rise. A large amount of water remains on the flood plain. Flooding is affecting properties and roads in and around Hampton Bishop. Levels at the Bredwardine, Belmont Old Wye Bridge, Mordiford and Ross on Wye river gauges are predicted to rise. Predicted peaks:- Bredwardine 4.6 to 5.0m this evening, Belmont 4.9m to 5.3m Monday early morning, Old Wye Bridge 4.6 to 5.1m Monday morning, Mordiford 4.8 to 5.1m Monday morning & Ross on Wye 4.2 to 4.6m Tuesday. Please remain vigilant. Please follow advice from emergency services. This message will be updated by 2am on Monday 24/02/2020, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 23 Feb 2020 09:41
River Wye
River levels remain high at the Mordiford river gauge. Further rainfall is forecast over the next few days which may cause a rise in the river level. A large amount of water remains on the flood plain. Flooding is affecting properties and roads in and around Hampton Bishop. Levels at the Bredwardine, Belmont Old Wye Bridge, Mordiford and Ross on Wye river gauges are predicted to rise from this Sunday morning, 23/2/2020. Predicted peaks:- Bredwardine 4.6 to 5.0m this evening, Belmont 4.9m to 5.3m overnight am, Old Wye Bridge 4.6 to 5.1m overnight & Mordiford 4.8 to 5.1m Monday overnight & Ross on Wye 4.2 to 4.6m Tuesday. Please remain vigilant. Please follow advice from emergency services. This message will be updated by 5pm on Sunday 23/02/2020, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 22 Feb 2020 18:33
River Wye
River levels remain high at the Mordiford river gauge. Further rainfall is forecast over the next few days which may cause a small rise in the river level. A large amount of water remains on the flood plain. Flooding is affecting properties and roads in and around Hampton Bishop. Levels at the Bredwardine, Belmont Old Wye Bridge, Mordiford & Ross on Wye river gauges are predicted to rise this evening, Saturday, 22/2/2020. Predicted peaks:- Mordiford 4.3 to 4.7m overnight. Due to forecast rain a further higher peak is expected to occur on Monday into Tuesday. Please remain vigilant. Please follow advice from emergency services. This message will be updated by 10 am Sunday 23/02/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 22 Feb 2020 12:06
River Wye
The severe flood warning is no longer in force, this has been lowered to a flood warning River levels remain high at the Mordiford river gauge. Further rainfall is forecast over the next few days which may cause a small rise in the river level. A large amount of water remains on the flood plain. Flooding is affecting properties and roads in and around Hampton Bishop. Levels at the Bredwardine, Belmont Old Wye Bridge, Mordiford & Ross on Wye river gauges are predicted to rise from this Saturday afternoon, 22/2/2020. Predicted peaks:- Bredwardine 3.8 to 4.2m Saturday pm, Belmont 4.0 to 4.5m & Old Wye Bridge 3.5 to 4.0m Saturday pm. Mordiford 4.3 to 4.7m Sunday am & Ross on Wye 4.0 to 4.4m Sunday pm Please remain vigilant. Please follow advice from emergency services. This message will be updated by 9pm on Saturday 22/02/2020


Severe Flood Warning issued on 22 Feb 2020 03:02
River Wye
This Severe Warning remains in force because of flooding cutting off the area. River levels remain high at the Mordiford river gauge as a result of persistent heavy rainfall. Flooding is affecting properties and roads in and around Hampton Bishop. The Mordiford river gauge peaked at 5.5m at 12:30 on Monday 17/02/20. Further rainfall is forecast Friday night into Saturday, 22/02/20, which may cause river levels to rise at the Mordiford river gauge to between 4.3 and 4.8m on Sunday 23/02/20. Forecast rainfall between Saturday morning, 22/02/20 and Monday, 24/02/2020 may cause river levels to remain high. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are liaising with emergency services. Please call 999 if in immediate danger. Please avoid contact with flood water. This message will be updated by midday, Saturday 22/02/20 or as the situation changes.


Severe Flood Warning issued on 21 Feb 2020 19:37
River Wye
This Severe Warning remains in force because of flooding cutting off the area. River levels remain high at the Mordiford river gauge as a result of persistent heavy rainfall. Flooding is affecting properties and roads in and around Hampton Bishop. The Mordiford river gauge peaked at 5.5m at 12:30 on Monday 17/02/20. Further rainfall is forecast tonight into Saturday, 22/02/20, which may cause river levels to rise at the Mordiford river gauge to between 4.3 and 4.8m on Sunday 23/02/20. Forecast rainfall between Saturday, 22/02/20 and Monday, 24/02/2020 may cause river levels to remain high. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are liaising with emergency services. Please call 999 if in immediate danger. Please avoid contact with flood water. This message will be updated by 4 am, Saturday 22/02/20 or as the situation changes.


Severe Flood Warning issued on 21 Feb 2020 11:40
River Wye
This Severe Warning remains in force because of flooding cutting off the area. River levels remain high at the Mordiford river gauge as a result of persistent heavy rainfall. Flooding is affecting properties and roads in and around Hampton Bishop. The Mordiford river gauge peaked at 5.5m at 12:30 on Monday 17/02/20. Further rainfall is forecast tonight into Saturday, 22/02/20, which may cause river levels to rise at the Mordiford river gauge to between 4.3 and 4.8m on Sunday 23/02/20. Forecast rainfall between Saturday, 22/02/20 and Monday, 24/02/20 may cause river levels to rise further. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are liaising with emergency services. Please call 999 if in immediate danger. Please avoid contact with flood water. This message will be updated by 8pm, Friday 21/02/20 or as the situation changes.


Severe Flood Warning issued on 21 Feb 2020 03:42
River Wye
This Severe Warning remains in force because of flooding cutting off the area. River levels remain high at the Mordiford river gauge as a result of persistent heavy rainfall. Flooding continues. Flooding is affecting properties and roads in and around Hampton Bishop. Mordiford river gauge peaked at 5.5m at 12:30pm on Monday 17/02/20 and is forecast to peak again on Friday morning 21/02/20 between 4.0 and 4.5m. Further heavy rainfall is forecast over the next 48 hours. We expect river levels to remain high for the next few days. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are liaising with emergency services. Please call 999 if in immediate danger. Please avoid contact with flood water. This message will be updated by noon, Friday 21/02/20 or as the situation changes.


Severe Flood Warning issued on 20 Feb 2020 19:47
River Wye
This Severe Warning remains in force because of flooding cutting off the area. River levels remain high at the Mordiford river gauge as a result of persistent heavy rainfall. Flooding continues. Flooding is affecting properties and roads in and around Hampton Bishop. Mordiford river gauge peaked at 5.5m at 12:30pm on Monday 17/02/20. Further heavy rainfall is forecast over the next 48 hours. We expect river levels to remain high for the next few days. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are liaising with emergency services. Please call 999 if in immediate danger. Please avoid contact with flood water. This message will be updated by 04:00 am, Friday 21/02/20 or as the situation changes.


Severe Flood Warning issued on 20 Feb 2020 15:56
River Wye
This Severe Warning remains in force because of flooding cutting off the area. River levels remain high at the Mordiford river gauge as a result of persistent heavy rainfall. Flooding continues. Flooding is affecting properties and roads in and around Hampton Bishop. Mordiford river gauge peaked at 5.5m at 12:30pm on Monday 17/02/20. Further heavy rainfall is forecast over the next 48 hours. We expect river levels to remain high for the next few days. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are liaising with emergency services. Please call 999 if in immediate danger. Please avoid contact with flood water. This message will be updated by 8pm, Thursday 20/02/20 or as the situation changes.


Severe Flood Warning issued on 20 Feb 2020 11:54
River Wye
This Severe Warning remains in force because of flooding cutting off the area. River levels remain high at the Mordiford river gauge as a result of persistent heavy rainfall. Flooding continues. Flooding is affecting properties and roads in and around Hampton Bishop. Mordiford river gauge peaked at 5.5m at 12:30pm on Monday 17/02/20. Further heavy rainfall is forecast over the next 48 hours. We expect river levels to remain high for the next few days. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are liaising with emergency services. Please call 999 if in immediate danger. Please avoid contact with flood water. This message will be updated by 4pm, Thursday 20/02/20 or as the situation changes.


Severe Flood Warning issued on 20 Feb 2020 07:45
River Wye
This Severe Warning remains in force because of flooding cutting off the area. River levels remain high at the Mordiford river gauge as a result of persistent heavy rainfall. Flooding continues. Flooding is affecting properties and roads in and around Hampton Bishop. Mordiford river gauge peaked at 5.5m at 12:30pm on Monday 17/02/20. Further heavy rainfall is forecast over the next 48 hours. We expect river levels to remain high for the next few days. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are liaising with emergency services. Please call 999 if in immediate danger. Please avoid contact with flood water. This message will be updated by midday today, Thursday 20/02/20 or as the situation changes.


Severe Flood Warning issued on 20 Feb 2020 03:46
River Wye
This Severe Warning remains in force because of flooding cutting off the area. River levels remain high at the Mordiford river gauge as a result of persistent heavy rainfall. Flooding continues. Flooding is affecting properties and roads in and around Hampton Bishop. Mordiford river gauge peaked at 5.5m at 12:30pm on Monday 17/02/20. Further heavy rainfall is forecast over the next 48 hours. We expect river levels to remain high for the next few days. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are liaising with emergency services. Please call 999 if in immediate danger. Please avoid contact with flood water. This message will be updated by 8am, Thursday 20/02/20 or as the situation changes.


Severe Flood Warning issued on 19 Feb 2020 23:32
River Wye
This Severe Warning remains in force because of flooding cutting off the area. River levels remain high at the Mordiford river gauge as a result of persistent heavy rainfall. Flooding continues. Flooding is affecting properties and roads in and around Hampton Bishop. Mordiford river gauge peaked at 5.5m at 12:30pm on Monday 17/02/20. Further heavy rainfall is forecast over the next 48 hours. We expect river levels to remain high for the next few days. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are liaising with emergency services. Please call 999 if in immediate danger. Please avoid contact with flood water. This message will be updated by 4am, Thursday 20/02/20 or as the situation changes.


Severe Flood Warning issued on 19 Feb 2020 20:00
River Wye
This Severe Warning remains in force because of flooding cutting off the area. River levels remain high at the Mordiford river gauge as a result of persistent heavy rainfall. Flooding continues. Flooding is affecting properties and roads in and around Hampton Bishop. Mordiford river gauge peaked at 5.5m at 12:30pm on Monday 17/02/20. Further heavy rainfall is forecast over the next 48 hours. We expect river levels to remain high for the next few days. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are liaising with emergency services. Please call 999 if in immediate danger. Please avoid contact with flood water. This message will be updated by midnight tonight, Wednesday 19/02/20 or as the situation changes.


Severe Flood Warning issued on 19 Feb 2020 16:00
River Wye
This Severe Warning remains in force because of flooding cutting off the area. River levels remain high at the Mordiford river gauge as a result of persistent heavy rainfall. Flooding continues. Flooding is affecting properties and roads in and around Hampton Bishop. Mordiford river gauge peaked at 5.5m at 12:30pm on Monday 17/02/20. Further rainfall is forecast over the next 48 hours. We expect river levels to remain high for the next few days. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are liaising with emergency services. Please call 999 if in immediate danger. Please avoid contact with flood water. This message will be updated by 8pm on Wednesday 19/02/20, or as the situation changes.


Severe Flood Warning issued on 19 Feb 2020 11:52
River Wye
This Severe Warning remains in force because of flooding cutting off the area. River levels remain high at the Mordiford river gauge as a result of persistent heavy rainfall. Flooding continues. Flooding is affecting properties and roads in and around Hampton Bishop. Mordiford river gauge peaked at 5.5m at 12:30pm on Monday 17/02/20. Scattered showers are expected today with further prolonged rainfall forecast this afternoon and overnight 19/02/20. We expect river levels to remain high for the next few days. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are liaising with emergency services. Please call 999 if in immediate danger. Please avoid contact with flood water. This message will be updated by 4pm on Wednesday 19/02/20, or as the situation changes.


Severe Flood Warning issued on 19 Feb 2020 08:12
River Wye
This Severe Warning remains in force because of flooding cutting off the area. River levels remain high at the Mordiford river gauge as a result of persistent heavy rainfall. Flooding continues. Flooding is affecting properties and roads in and around Hampton Bishop. Mordiford river gauge peaked at 5.5m at 12:30pm on Monday 17/02/20. Scattered showers are expected this morning with further prolonged rainfall forecast this afternoon and overnight 19/02/20. We expect river levels to remain high for the next couple of days. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are liaising with emergency services. Please call 999 if in immediate danger. Please avoid contact with flood water. This message will be updated by 12pm on Wednesday 19/02/20, or as the situation changes.


Severe Flood Warning issued on 19 Feb 2020 02:49
River Wye
This Severe Warning remains in force because of flooding cutting off the area. River levels remain high at the Mordiford river gauge as a result of persistent heavy rainfall. Flooding continues. Flooding is affecting properties and roads in and around Hampton Bishop. Mordiford river gauge peaked at 5.5m at 12:30pm on Monday 17/02/20. Scattered showers are expected over the next 24 hours with further prolonged rainfall forecast from midday on Wednesday 19/02/20. We expect river levels to remain high for the next couple of days. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are liaising with emergency services. Please call 999 if in immediate danger. Please avoid contact with flood water. This message will be updated by 8am on Wednesday 19/02/20, or as the situation changes.


Severe Flood Warning issued on 19 Feb 2020 02:19
River Wye
This Severe Warning remains in force because of flooding cutting off the area. River levels remain high at the Mordiford river gauge as a result of persistent heavy rainfall. Flooding continues. Flooding is affecting properties and roads in and around Hampton Bishop. Mordiford river gauge peaked at 5.5m at 12:30pm on Monday 17/02/20. Scattered showers are expected over the next 24 hours with further prolonged rainfall forecast from midday on Wednesday 19/02/20. We expect river levels to remain high for the next couple of days. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are liaising with emergency services. Please call 999 if in immediate danger. Please avoid contact with flood water. This message will be updated by 8am on Wednesday 19/02/20, or as the situation changes.


Severe Flood Warning issued on 18 Feb 2020 23:45
River Wye
This Severe Warning remains in force because of flooding cutting off the area. River levels remain high at the Mordiford river gauge as a result of persistent heavy rainfall. Flooding continues. Flooding is affecting properties and roads in and around Hampton Bishop. Mordiford river gauge peaked at 5.5m at 12:30pm on Monday 17/02/20. Scattered showers are expected over the next 24 hours with further prolonged rainfall forecast from midday on Wednesday 19/02/20. We expect river levels to remain high for the next couple of days. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are liaising with emergency services. Please call 999 if in immediate danger. Please avoid contact with flood water. This message will be updated by 4am on Wednesday 19/02/20, or as the situation changes.


Severe Flood Warning issued on 18 Feb 2020 19:52
River Wye
This Severe Warning remains in force because of flooding cutting off the area. River levels are beginning to fall at the Mordiford river gauge following heavy rainfall. However, flooding of properties continues. Flooding is affecting properties and roads in and around Hampton Bishop. Mordiford river gauge peaked at 5.5m at 12:30pm on Monday 17/02/20. Scattered showers are expected over the next 24 hours with further prolonged rainfall forecast from Wednesday afternoon 19/02/20. We expect river levels to remain high for the next couple of days. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are liaising with emergency services. Please call 999 if in immediate danger. Please avoid contact with flood water. This message will be updated by midnight on Tuesday 18/02/20, or as the situation changes.


Severe Flood Warning issued on 18 Feb 2020 16:12
River Wye
This Severe Warning remains in force because of flooding cutting off the area. River levels remain high at the Mordiford river gauge as a result of persistent heavy rainfall. Flooding continues. Flooding is affecting properties and roads in and around Hampton Bishop. Mordiford river gauge peaked at 5.5m at 12:30pm on Monday 17/02/20. Scattered showers are expected over the next 24 hours with further prolonged rainfall forecast from midday on Wednesday 19/02/20. We expect river levels to remain high for the next couple of days. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are liaising with emergency services. Please call 999 if in immediate danger. Please avoid contact with flood water. This message will be updated by 8pm on Tuesday 18/02/20, or as the situation changes.


Severe Flood Warning issued on 18 Feb 2020 12:16
River Wye
This Severe Warning has been issued because flooding is likely to cut off the area. River levels have risen at the Mordiford river gauge as a result of persistent heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding of property is imminent. Flooding is affecting properties and roads in and around Hampton Bishop. Mordiford river gauge peaked at 5.5m at 12:30pm on Monday 17/02/20. Scattered showers are expected over the next 24 hours with further prolonged rainfall forecast from midday on Wednesday 19/02/20. We expect river levels to remain high for the next couple of days. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are liaising with emergency services. Please call 999 if in immediate danger. Please avoid contact with flood water. This message will be updated by 4pm on Tuesday 18/02/20, or as the situation changes.


Severe Flood Warning issued on 18 Feb 2020 08:00
River Wye
This Severe Warning has been issued because flooding is likely to cut off the area. River levels have risen at the Mordiford river gauge as a result of persistent heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding of property is imminent. Flooding is affecting properties and roads in and around Hampton Bishop. Mordiford river gauge peaked at 5.5m at 12:30pm on Monday 17/02/20. Scattered showers are expected over the next 24 hours with further prolonged rainfall forecast from midday on Wednesday 19/02/20. We expect river levels to remain high for the next couple of days. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are liaising with emergency services. Please call 999 if in immediate danger. Please avoid contact with flood water. This message will be updated by midday on Tuesday 18/02/20, or as the situation changes.


Severe Flood Warning issued on 17 Feb 2020 15:06
River Wye
This Severe Warning has been issued because flooding is likely to cut off the area. River levels have risen at the Lugwardine river gauge as a result of persistent heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding of property is imminent. Flooding is affecting isolated properties in Sutton St Nicholas. Further rainfall is forecast over the next 48 hours. We expect river levels to remain high for the next couple of days. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are liaising with emergency services. Please call 999 if in immediate danger and avoid contact with flood water. This message will be updated by 8am on Tuesday 18/02/20, or as the situation changes.