Flood Warning Info - River Anker at Mancetter, Witherley and Atherstone

Area Description

River Anker at Mancetter, Witherley and Atherstone including Lodge Close in Mancetter, Bridge Lane and Riverside in Witherley, Royal Meadow Drive, Ratcliffe Road and Aldermill Business Park in Atherstone.

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

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Flood Warning issued on 2 Apr 2018 18:32
River Anker
Heavy and prolonged rainfall has fallen overnight in the River Anker catchment. Levels on the River Anker are rising and may continue to rise through the remainder of today. Properties and low lying areas around Mill Lane, Mancetter and Bridge Lane, Witherley may flood later today (Monday 2nd April) Flood water may be deep and fast flowing in areas. Residents are strongly urged to take action now. Remain safe and be aware of your local surroundings. We will be closely monitoring the situation for the rest of the day and this message will be updated as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 31 Mar 2018 17:48
River Anker
Heavy showery banded rain has fallen in the catchment of the River Anker and Sence. River levels have reacted to the rain on an already saturated catchment and may continue to be high through to the early hours of tomorrow morning, Sunday 1 April 2018. Flood waters may be deep and fast flowing in all these areas. Residents are strongly urged to take action now. Remain safe and be aware of your local surroundings. We will be closely monitoring the situation throughout the day and this message will be updated as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 31 Mar 2018 06:46
River Anker
Heavy showery banded rain has fallen overnight in the catchment of the River Anker and River Sence. The River Anker is reacting to the rain on an already saturated catchment and is continuing to rise through this morning, Saturday 31 March. Properties and low lying areas around Mill Lane, Mancetter and Bridge Lane, Witherley may flood today, Saturday 31st March. Flood waters may be deep and fast flowing in all these areas. Residents are strongly urged to take action now. Remain safe and be aware of your local surroundings. We will be closely monitoring the situation throughout the day and this message will be updated as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 28 Dec 2017 08:16
River Anker
River levels remaining elevated in this area as the rainfall from yesterday works it's way through the catchment. Levels are expected to remain raised today and there remains a risk to properties and low lying areas around Mancetter, Witherley and Atherstone. Flood waters may be deep and fast flowing in all these areas. Residents are strongly urged to take action now. Remain safe and be aware of your local surroundings. We will be closely monitoring the situation throughout the day and this message will be updated as the situation changes


Flood Warning issued on 27 Dec 2017 17:48
River Anker
There has been further rainfall this morning (Wednesday 27 December 2017) following the heavy rainfall last night within the River Anker catchment. This has resulted in river levels remaining elevated in this area throughout today. The levels are expected to remain raised throughout the night tonight and there remains a risk to properties and low lying areas around Mancetter, Witherley and Atherstone. Flood waters may be deep and fast flowing in all these areas. Residents are strongly urged to take action now. Remain safe and be aware of your local surroundings. We will be closely monitoring the situation throughout the day and this message will be updated as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 27 Dec 2017 09:23
River Anker
Heavy rain has fallen within the River Anker catchment last night (Tuesday 26 December 2017). This has resulted in river levels rising in this area, on an already saturated catchment, and may possibly continue to rise through this morning. If levels continue to rise this may lead to properties and low lying areas around Mancetter, Witherley and Atherstone flooding later today. Flood waters may be deep and fast flowing in all these areas. Residents are strongly urged to take action now. Remain safe and be aware of your local surroundings. We will be closely monitoring the situation throughout the day and this message will be updated as the situation changes.