Flood Warning Info - River Soar at Sharnford including Croft Mill

Area Description

River Soar at Sharnford including Croft Mill.
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

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Historical Flood Warning Messages for this Area


Flood Warning issued on 16 Feb 2020 08:21
River Soar
River levels are rising at the Sharnford river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding of property is possible. Areas most at risk are Sharnford, including Leicester Road Bridge, Sharnford Village, Soar Mill and Croft. Further rainfall is forecast over the next 24 hours. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are patrolling watercourses in the area. Please avoid contact with flood water and move possessions and valuables off the ground or to safety. This message will be updated this afternoon, 16/02/20, or as the situation changes.