Flood Warning Info - Colne Water at Lenches, around Waterside Industrial Estate and Green Road

Area Description

Commercial premises in Waterside Industrial Estate and Green Road..
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 24 Feb 2020 13:24
Colne Water
River levels have risen at the Carry Bridge river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding of property, roads and farmland is possible from 13:15 today, 24/02/20. Areas affected are commercial premises in Waterside Industrial Estate and Green Road. We are closely monitoring the situation. This message will be updated this evening or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 21 Feb 2020 22:16
Colne Water
River levels are forecast to rise at the Carry Bridge river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding of property, roads and farmland is expected 22:30 today 21/02/20. Commercial premises in Waterside Industrial Estate and Green Road. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are checking defences. Please plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded. This message will be updated tomorrow morning, 22/02/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 9 Feb 2020 06:16
Colne Water
River levels have risen at the Carry Bride river gauge as a result of Storm Ciara. Consequently, flooding of property/roads and farmland is expected around 08:00 Sunday 09/02/20 to low lying properties by Colne water at Lenches, around Waterside industrial estate and Green Road 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.


Flood Warning issued on 7 Nov 2019 11:30
Colne Water
River levels are forecast to rise at the Carry Bridge river gauge as a result of persistent heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding of property/roads and farmland is expected/possible to begin between 12:00 today 07/11/19 and 02:00 tomorrow. Commercial premises in Waterside Industrial Estate and Green Road. Further rainfall is forecast over the next 14 hours. We expect river levels to remain high until 06:00 on 08/11/19. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are clearing weed screens and checking defences. Please move possession and valuables off the ground or to safety and avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses. This message will be updated this evening or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 29 Sep 2019 13:17
Colne Water
River levels have risen at the Carry Bridge river gauge as a result of persistent heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding of property, roads and farmland is possible between 14:00 and 17:00 today, 29/09/19. Areas at risk include commercial premises in Waterside Industrial Estate and Green Road. We expect river levels to remain high until at least 17:00 on 29/09/19. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are clearing weed screens. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses. This message will be updated this evening, 29/09/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 16 Mar 2019 10:35
Colne Water
River levels are rising at Colne Water at Lenches as a result of heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding of property/roads and farmland is expected/possible from 11:45am until this evening, 16/03/19. Flooding is affecting Commercial premises in Waterside Industrial Estate and Green Road. Further heavy rainfall is forecast over the next several hours. We expect river levels to remain high until this evening on 16/03/19. 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 in 8 hours, or as the situation changes.