Flood Warning Info - Grove Ferry and Plucks Gutter

Area Description

The Great Stour at Grove Ferry and Plucks Gutter.
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 23 Dec 2019 08:45
River Stour
River levels are forecast to rise as a result of prolonged rainfall and high flows in the River Stour over the last few days. Consequently, flooding of property, roads and farmland is possible in the next 2 tides. This morning from 10am, and again overnight tonight from 9pm flooding may affect some properties around Grove Ferry and Plucks Gutter. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff will be out in the community. Please move possessions and valuables off the ground or to safety, move any vehicles away from areas that may be affected and avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses. This message will be updated by 5pm on 23/12/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 22 Dec 2019 18:08
River Stour
River levels are forecast to rise as a result of high flows in the River Stour over the last few days. Consequently, flooding of property, roads and farmland is possible in the next 2 tides. Tonight from 8:00 pm 22/12/19 and through to Monday 23/12/19 1:00 am. Water levels are likely to be higher on the second tide, Monday 23/12/19 from 8:00am to 1:00pm, which may affect some properties around Grove Ferry and Plucks Gutter. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff will be out in the community. Please move possessions and valuables off the ground or to safety, move any vehicles away from areas that may be affected and avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses. This message will be updated by 9:00am on 23/12/19, or as the situation changes.