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.
Get a Flood Insurance Quote
for your Home or Business

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

The red highlighted area on the map below outlines the area covered by this Flood Warning.
Download the Flood Assist App
Download the Flood Assist App to view current flood warnings, check your flood risk, and create your digital flood action plan.
Sign up for Live Flood Warnings & Alerts
Sign up to receive live flood warning and alert updates for your location using data from the Environment Agency, SEPA and NRW.

Flood Warning History

Number of historic Flood Warnings that have previously been recorded for this area:
Flood Insurance for homes & businesses in the Thornton-Cleveleys area

Historical Flood Warning Messages for this Area


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.