Flood Warning Info - Speringbrook Sewer (Hamstreet Arm)

Area Description

Speringbrook Sewer (Hamstreet Arm), between The Street and Bournewood.
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

The red highlighted area on the map below outlines the 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 6 Mar 2020 00:51
Speringbrook Sewer Hamstreet Arm
Water levels have now fallen following the heavy rainfall experienced yesterday. Levels are now below those that would be expected to cause flooding to property, Friday 6 March, although standing flood waters may remain. The heaviest rainfall has cleared the area so we do not expect any further large rises in water levels. We are continuing to monitor this situation closely from our incident room and we have had staff in the area over recent hours. Please remain aware of your conditions locally and remain safe in this area of concern between the Street and Bournewood. We currently anticipate that this Flood Warning will be removed later this morning unless the situation changes, this should happen by 10am, Friday 6 March 2020.

Flood Warning issued on 5 Mar 2020 16:55
Speringbrook Sewer Hamstreet Arm
River levels have risen as a result of persistent heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding of property is expected from 6pm today, Thursday 5th March 2020. We believe there is a possibility of flooding for properties on and around Marsh Road. Further rainfall is forecast over the next 6 hours. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please deploy your property protection measures if you have them and move possessions and valuables off the ground or to safety. Avoid contact with flood water and remain safe in the area of concern. This message will be updated by 11pm today, Thursday 5th March 2020, or as the situation changes.