Flood Warning Info - River Sence from Temple Mill to Sheepy Magna

Area Description

River Sence from Temple Mill to Sheepy Magna including Sibson Mill, Lovetts Bridge and Sheepy Parva.
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 17:00
River Sence
River levels are high and steady at the Temple Mill river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall overnight. Consequently, the risk of flooding of low lying property, roads and farmland is possible later this evening, Monday 24/2/20 along the River Sence from Temple Mill to Sheepy Magna including Sibson Mill, Lovatts Bridge and Sheepy Parva. We expect river levels to remain high and steady for the remainder of today. Scattered showers are forecast for the rest of today. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are actively checking river levels and the weather forecast. Please activate any property flood protection products you may have, such as flood barriers and air brick covers and call 999 if in immediate danger. This message will be updated tomorrow morning Tuesday 25/02/2020, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 24 Feb 2020 12:51
River Sence
River levels have risen at the Temple Mill river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall overnight. Consequently, the risk of flooding of low lying property, roads and farmland is possible this afternoon, Monday 24/2/20 along the River Sence from Temple Mill to Sheepy Magna including Sibson Mill, Lovatts Bridge and Sheepy Parva. We expect river levels to continue rising this afternoon. The forecast is for scattered showers throughout the area for this afternoon. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are actively checking river levels and the weather forecast. Please activate any property flood protection products you may have, such as flood barriers and air brick covers and call 999 if in immediate danger. Please avoid using low lying footpaths and bridges near local watercourses and plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded. This message will be updated later today, 24/02/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 17 Feb 2020 08:15
River Sence
River levels are high but steady at the Temple Mill river gauge as a result of Storm Dennis. Consequently, flooding is expected to continue. Further rain showers are forecast over the next 6 hours. River levels have peaked and will remain steady, with no further rise forecasted. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are actively checking river levels and the weather forecast. Please avoid contact with flood water and take photographs of any flood damage. and contact your insurance company if you've been flooded This message will be updated this afternoon, Monday 17/02/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 16 Feb 2020 18:19
River Sence
River levels remain high but are beginning to fall at the Temple Mill river gauge as a result of Storm Dennis. Consequently, the risk of flooding remains. Further light rainfall is forecast over the next 24 hours. River levels are falling, but still pose a flood risk. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are actively checking river levels and the weather forecast. Please avoid using low lying footpaths and bridges near local watercourses and plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded. This message will be updated tomorrow morning, 17/02/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 16 Feb 2020 10:16
River Sence
River levels have risen at the Temple Mill river gauge as a result of the persistent heavy rainfall from Storm Dennis. Consequently, the flooding of property is expected to continue. Further potentially heavy rainfall is forecast through to midday (16/02/20). We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are actively checking river levels and the weather forecast. Please avoid using low lying footpaths and bridges near local watercourses and plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded. This message will be updated in the afternoon, 16/02/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 16 Feb 2020 04:02
River Sence
River levels have risen at the Temple Mill river gauge as a result of the persistent heavy rainfall from Storm Dennis. Consequently, the flooding of property is expected imminently. Further, potentially heavy, rainfall is forecast through to midday today 16/02/20. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are actively checking river levels and the weather forecast. Please avoid using low lying footpaths and bridges near local watercourses and plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded. This message will be updated later this morning, 16/02/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 21 Dec 2019 10:32
River Sence
River levels remain high but are beginning to fall at the Temple Mill river gauge as a result of the heavy rainfall yesterday, Friday 20 December 2019. Consequently, the risk of flooding is reducing. No further heavy rainfall is forecast only showers over the weekend. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are actively checking river levels and the weather forecast. Please plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded and avoid using low lying footpaths and bridges near local watercourses. This message will be updated later today, 20 December 2019, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 20 Dec 2019 15:53
River Sence
River levels have continued to rise at the Temple Mill river gauge as a result of the heavy rainfall today, Friday 20 December 2019. Consequently, flooding of property is possible. Further heavy rainfall is forecast over the next few hours followed by showers over the weekend. We expect river levels to remain high and continue to rise with the rain today. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are actively checking river levels and the weather forecast. Please plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded and avoid using low lying footpaths and bridges near local watercourses. This message will be updated later today, 20 December 2019, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 15 Nov 2019 16:10
River Sence
River levels remain high but are beginning to fall at the Temple Mill river gauge as a result of yesterday's heavy rainfall. Consequently, the risk of flooding remains. Further light rainfall is forecast over the next 24 hours. We expect river levels to remain high until later this evening, Friday 15/11/19. Our incident response staff are actively checking river levels and the weather forecast. Please avoid using low lying footpaths and bridges near local watercourses and avoid contact with flood water. This message will be updated in 8 hours, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 15 Nov 2019 04:46
River Sence
River levels remain high at the Temple Mill river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall over the past 24 hours. Consequently, flooding of property, roads and farmland is possible this morning and throughout today, 15/11/19. The weather forecast is improving however the risk of flooding remains. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are actively checking river levels and the weather forecast. Please avoid using low lying footpaths and bridges near local watercourses and avoid contact with flood water. This message will be updated in 8 hours, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 14 Nov 2019 15:56
River Sence
River levels have risen at the Temple Mill river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding of property, roads and farmland is possible this evening/overnight, 14/11/19. Further rainfall is forecast over the next 24 hours. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are actively checking river levels and the weather forecast. Please avoid using low lying footpaths and bridges near local watercourses and stay aware in case further warnings are issued. This message will be updated in 8 hours, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 26 Oct 2019 18:34
River Sence
River levels have risen at the Temple Mill river gauge as a result of persistent heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding of property, roads and farmland is possible but not expected this evening, Saturday 26/10/19. No further rainfall is forecast. We expect river levels to remain high for the next 48 hours. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are actively checking river levels and the weather forecast. Please avoid using low lying footpaths and bridges near local watercourses and stay aware in case further warnings are issued. This message will be updated in 8 hours, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 2 Oct 2019 11:01
River Sence
River levels are high but steady at the Temple Mill river gauge as a result of persistent heavy rainfall over the past 48 hours. Consequently, the risk of flooding remains. We expect river levels to remain high until for the rest of today 02/10/2019. Flooding is affecting the River Sence from Temple Mill to Sheepy Magna including Sibson Mill, Lovetts Bridge and Sheepy Parva We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are actively checking river levels and the weather forecast. Please plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded and avoid using low lying footpaths and bridges near local watercourses. This message will be updated in 8 hours, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 1 Oct 2019 14:40
River Sence
River levels are high but steady at the Temple Mill river gauge as a result of persistent heavy rainfall. Further light rainfall is forecast over the next 4 hours. We expect river levels to remain high until tomorrow morning. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are actively checking river levels and the weather forecast. Please stay aware in case further warnings are issued and call 999 if in immediate danger. This message will be updated in 8 hours, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 1 Oct 2019 06:01
River Sence
River levels have risen at the Temple Mill river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall through Monday afternoon. Consequently, flooding of property is possible. Flooding may affect Properties around the Black Horse pub in Sheepy Magna later this morning. Further rainfall is forecast over the next 12 hours. We expect river levels to remain high until Wednesday, 02/10/19. We are closely monitoring the situation and are checking river levels and the weather forecast. Please stay aware in case further warnings are issued and call 999 if in immediate danger. This message will be updated this afternoon, 01/10/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 31 Jul 2019 18:57
River Sence
River levels have risen at the Temple Mill river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Consequently, the risk of flooding remains. River levels have peaked and will remain steady, with no further rise forecasted. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please avoid using low lying footpaths and bridges near local watercourses and plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded. This message will be updated tomorrow morning, 01/08/2019.


Flood Warning issued on 31 Jul 2019 15:12
River Sence
River levels have risen at the Temple Mill river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Consequently, the risk of flooding remains. River levels have peaked and will remain steady, with no further rise forecasted. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please avoid using low lying footpaths and bridges near local watercourses and plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded. This message will be updated this evening, 31/07/2019.


Flood Warning issued on 31 Jul 2019 12:09
River Sence
River levels are high but steady at the Nuneaton river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding of property/roads and farmland is expected this afternoon and into tomorrow morning. Further rainfall is possible over the next 12 hours. We expect river levels to rise until later this afternoon. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please avoid using low lying footpaths and bridges near local watercourses and plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded. This message will be updated this afternoon, 31/01/2019, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 31 Jul 2019 01:12
River Sence
River levels have risen at the Temple Mill river gauge as a result of persistent heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding of property is possible overnight and into the early hours of the morning, 31/07/2019. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are actively checking river levels and the weather forecast. Please avoid contact with flood water and stay aware in case further warnings are issued. This message will be updated in 8 hours, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 14 Jun 2019 05:00
River Sence
River levels are high but steady and falling at the Temple Mill river gauge as a result of persistent heavy rainfall over the last 48 hours. Consequently, flooding of property, roads and farmland is possible throughout this evening and overnight. We expect river levels to remain high over the next 12 hours. Our incident response staff are actively monitoring river levels and the weather forecast. Please avoid using low lying footpaths and bridges near local watercourses. This message will be updated later today, 14/06/2019, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 13 Jun 2019 21:28
River Sence
River levels are high but steady at the Temple Mill river gauge as a result of persistent heavy rainfall over the last 48 hours. Consequently, flooding of property, roads and farmland is possible throughout this evening and overnight. We expect river levels to remain high over the next 12 hours. Our incident response staff are actively monitoring river levels and the weather forecast. Please avoid using low lying footpaths and bridges near local watercourses. This message will be updated tomorrow morning, 14/06/2019, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 13 Jun 2019 12:19
River Sence
River levels are high but steady at the Temple Mill river gauge as a result of persistent heavy rainfall. Consequently, the risk of flooding remains. Further rainfall is forecast over the next 12 hours. We expect river levels to remain high until Thursday morning on 14/06/19. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are actively checking river levels and the weather forecast. Please avoid using low lying footpaths and bridges near local watercourses and plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded. This message will be updated this evening, 13/06/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 13 Jun 2019 11:41
River Sence
River levels are high but steady at the Temple Mill river gauge as a result of persistent heavy rainfall. Consequently, the risk of flooding remains. Further rainfall is forecast over the next 12 hours. We expect river levels to remain high until Thursday morning on 14/06/16. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are actively checking river levels and the weather forecast. Please avoid using low lying footpaths and bridges near local watercourses and plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded. This message will be updated this evening, 13/06/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 12 Jun 2019 21:22
River Sence
River levels have risen at the Temple Mill river gauge as a result of persistent heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding of properties is possible later this evening and overnight. We expect river levels to remain high throughout tonight 12/06/2019. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are actively checking river levels and the weather forecast. Avoid using low lying footpaths and bridges near local watercourses. This message will be updated tomorrow morning, 12/06/2019, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 2 Apr 2018 14:29
River Sence
After heavy and prolonged rainfall in the River Sence catchment, river levels are rising and may continue to rise through the remainder of the day. 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 17:53
River Sence
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. No rainfall is forecast for today and tomorrow. 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 00:13
River Sence
Heavy showery banded rain has been falling in the catchment of the River Sence and River Anker and will continue throughout the early hours of today, Saturday 31st March. The River Sence at Temple Mill is reacting to the rain on an already saturated catchment and may possibly continue to rise through the early hours this morning Saturday 31st March. Properties and low lying areas around Main Road, Sheepy Magna will flood first. 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 night and this message will be updated if the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 27 Dec 2017 14:03
River Sence
Rainfall is currently clearing from the catchment of the River Sence and River Anker with no further rain expected today. The River Sence at Temple Mill is peaking and is expected to start falling this evening. The level at the Temple Mill gauge is currently at 1.605 metres. Flood waters may be deep and fast flowing. 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 03:33
River Sence
Heavy and persistent rain is currently falling in the catchment of the River Sence and River Anker and will continue throughout the early hours of today. The River Sence at Temple Mill is reacting to the rain on an already saturated catchment and may possibly continue to rise through the day. The level at the Temple Mill gauge is currently at 1.485 metres. If levels continue to rise this may lead to properties and low lying areas around Main Road, Sheepy Magna 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.