Flood Warning Info - Ribble estuary at Lower Penwortham, around Leyland Road close to the River Ribble

Area Description

Properties in Penwortham on Leyland Road close to the River Ribble, including Penwortham Methodist Church..

This is a Flood Warning Area. For this area, you may receive Flood Warnings or Severe Flood Warnings.
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Flood Warning Currently in Force

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

Flood Warning issued on 2 Jan 2018 23:53
River Ribble
A Flood Warning is in force for the high tide at 23:30 on 02/01/2018 may affect low lying land, roads and some properties adjacent to the river. People are warned to stay away from the water as there is risk of debris in the affected areas. Environment Agency officers are on the ground ensuring defences are in good working order, monitoring sea levels and wind directions. The tide is forecast to peak between 23:00 and 00:30. High water can be expected for 2 hours before and after the peak. Environment Agency staff are monitoring the situation and checking tidal defences. We currently forecast that the high tide at midday on 03/01/18 will not be above the Flood Warning level. We will update this Warning with further information in due course.