Flood Warning Info - Inverness City (Ness Bridge to Friars Bridge)

Area Description

Inverness City (Ness Bridge to Friars Bridge).
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 9 Feb 2020 16:29
Inverness City (Ness Bridge to Friars Bridge)
A FLOOD WARNING has been issued for Inverness City (Ness Bridge to Friars Bridge). A combination of high tides and high river flows mean that the flood gates between Friars Bridge and Ness Bridge will be closed. This will close the Greig Street suspension bridge and Friars Bridge underpass. Areas behind the River Ness Flood Alleviation Scheme will be protected. Land to the riverside of these defences is at risk from flooding. High water level at Inverness Harbour is predicted to be around midnight tonight (at 23:00 Sunday till 02:00 Monday). Remain vigilant and remember, it is your responsibility to take actions which help protect yourself and your property. Advice and information is also available through Floodline on 0345 9881188. This FLOOD WARNING is now in force until further notice and was sent by phone and sms free of charge to registered customers of our Floodline direct warning service. If you havent already signed up to receive free flood messages, please call Floodline or register online at sepa.org.uk/floodingsignup. Your Floodline quick dial number for this area is 22414