Flood Warning Info - Whetstone Brook at Whetstone

Area Description

Whetstone Brook at Whetstone.
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 16 Feb 2020 10:12
Whetstone Brook
River levels are rising at the Whetstone river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding of property is possible. Areas most at risk are Whetstone, including the Dicken Bridge, Brook Street, Wright Close, and Otter Way. Further rainfall is forecast over the next 24 hours. We are closely monitoring the situation. 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.