Flood Warning Info - Wyre estuary at Thornton, affecting Nestleton, Underbank Rd, Aylesbury House and Silcock's Cottages

Area Description

Nestleton, Underbank Road, Aylesbury House and Silcock's Cottages..
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.

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Flood Warning History

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Historical Flood Warning Messages for this Area


Flood Warning issued on 12 Mar 2020 09:10
Wyre Estuary
A large tidal surge is expected to affect the foreshore as a result of high spring tides and strong winds. Tides will be at their highest between 12:00 and 14:00 today, 12/03/20. Flooding to roads and farmland is possible at these times, however conditions may apply two to four hours either side of the high tide. Flooding is expected to affect Nestleton, Underbank Road, Aylesbury House and Silcock's Cottages. Further warnings are currently forecast to be issued for subsequent high tides. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are checking defences. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses. This message will be updated this afternoon, 12/03/20 or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 11 Mar 2020 15:15
Wyre Estuary
A large tidal surge is expected to affect the foreshore as a result of high spring tides and strong winds. Tides will be at their highest between 23:00 on 11/03/20 and 01:00 12/03/20. Flooding to roads and farmland is possible at these times, however conditions may apply two to four hours either side of the high tide. Flooding is expected to affect Nestleton, Underbank Road, Aylesbury House and Silcock's Cottages. Further warnings are currently forecast to be issued for subsequent high tides. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are checking defences. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses. This message will be updated tomorrow morning, 12/03/20 or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 11 Mar 2020 07:35
Wyre Estuary
A high spring tide with Force 5 Southwesterly winds is expected to affect the foreshore. Tides will be at their highest between 11:00 and 13:00 today, 11/03/20. Flooding to roads and farmland is possible at these times. However, conditions may apply two to four hours either side of the high tide. Flooding is expected to affect Nestleton, Underbank Road, Aylesbury House and Silcock's Cottages. Coastal conditions are expected to continue until after the high tide at 12:24 on 11/03/20 at Hambleton. The next high tide is also expected to reach the Flood Warning threshold. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are checking defences. Please be careful along beaches, promenades, coastal footpaths and roads as large waves and sea spray could be dangerous. This message will be updated this afternoon, 11/03/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 30 Sep 2019 16:36
Wyre Estuary
Large waves are expected to affect the foreshore as a result of high spring tides. Tides will be at their highest between 01:15 and 01:45 tomorrow, 01/10/2019. Flooding is possible at these times, however conditions may apply two to four hours either side of the high tide. Areas affected include Nestleton, Underbank Road, Aylesbury House and Silcock's Cottages. Thornton is the area most at risk. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please be careful along beaches, promenades, coastal footpaths and roads as large waves and sea spray could be dangerous. This message will be updated tomorrow morning, 01/10/2019, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 29 Sep 2019 16:32
Wyre Estuary
Flood Warning has been issued tonight as a result of high Spring Tides. Tide Level will peak around 00:30 30/09/19. Flooding to properties/roads and farmland is expected at these times, however conditions may apply two either side of the high tide Flooding is affecting Nestleton, Underbank Road, Aylesbury House and Silcock's Cottages. Thornton is the area most at risk. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are clearing defences Please be careful along beaches, promenades, coastal footpaths and roads as large waves and sea spray could be dangerous. This message will be updated tomorrow morning, 30/09/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 10 Sep 2018 17:43
Wyre Estuary
A Flood Warning is in force for the high tide on Tuesday 11/09/18 at 12:45am, tidal spray and onshore flooding may occur. Large waves and spray are likely so take care near coastal paths and promenades. This may cause localised standing water on roads. Environment Agency officers are on the ground ensuring defences are in good working order, monitoring sea levels and wind directions and this message will be updated as the situation changes The High tide is expected to peak around 12:45am on Tuesday 11/09/18. High Water can be expected for up to 2 hours before and after the peak. The following two high tides at 13:10 on Tuesday 11/09/18 and 01:27am on Wednesday 12/09/18 are not currently forecast to reach flood Warning levels. Detailed tidal forecast for those who use it we forecast a tide height of 5.65m AOD in this location, for conversion between AOD and local chart or port datums please check your tide tables.


Flood Warning issued on 2 Jan 2018 16:49
Wyre Estuary
A Flood Warning is in force for the high tide at 23:30 on 02/01/2018, tidal spray and onshore flooding may occur to roads and some properties along the coast may be affected. People are warned to stay away from the coast. 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. We forecast a tide height of 6.20 mAOD in this location. High water can be expected for 2 hours before and after the peak. For conversion between AoD and local chart or port datums please check your tide tables. 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.