Flood Warning Info - River Wyre at Kirkland Bridge

Area Description

Area adjacent to the North bank of the River Wyre at Kirkland Bridge covering properties on The Avenue and the A6..
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 9 Feb 2020 07:36
River Wyre
River levels have risen as a result of Storm Ciara. Consequently, flooding of property/roads and farmland is expected around 07:30 Sunday 09/02/20 Further rainfall is forecast through Sunday 09/02/20 morning . We expect river levels to remain high until midday on Sunday 09/02/20 We are closely monitoring the situation, our incident room is open. Our incident response staff are checking defences and clearing weed screens. This message will be updated in 8 hours, or as the situation changes.