Flood Warning Info - Yazor and Widemarsh Brook in Hereford

Area Description

Yazor and Widemarsh Brook in Hereford.
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 17:05
River Wye
River levels have peaked at the Three Elms river gauge as a result of Storm Dennis. Consequently, flooding of property, roads and farmland is still possible today, 16/02/20. Flooding may be affecting affect areas in the Stonebow Road, Widemarsh Street, Newtown Road and Edgar Street parts of Hereford. We expect river levels to remain high over the next few days. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please avoid contact with flood water and plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded. This message will be updated by 8pm on Sunday 16/02/20.


Flood Warning issued on 16 Feb 2020 02:58
River Wye
River levels have risen at the Three Elms river gauge as a result of Storm Dennis. Consequently, flooding of property, roads and farmland is possible from 03:00 this morning, 16/02/20. Flooding may be affecting affect areas in the Stonebow Road, Widemarsh Street, Newtown Road and Edgar Street parts of Hereford. We expect river levels to remain high over the next few days. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please avoid contact with flood water and plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded. This message will be updated by 5pm on 16/02/20.