Flood Alert Info - River Idle in Nottinghamshire

Area Description

River Idle and tributaries from West Drayton to the confluence with the River Trent.
This is a Flood Alert Area. For this area the highest level of flood notification that you will receive is a Flood Alert. No Flood Warnings or Severe Flood Warnings are issued for this area.
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Flood Alert History

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Historical Flood Alert Messages for this Area


Flood Alert issued on 29 Feb 2020 07:55
River Idle
River levels are forecast to rise at the Ordsall river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland is possible. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads including Goose Moor Lane at Ordsall, and farmlands in the Gamston and Eaton areas. Further rainfall is forecast over the next 24 hours. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please avoid using low-lying footpaths near local watercourses and see the GOV.UK website for a 5 day flood forecast. This message will be updated this evening, 29/02/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 28 Feb 2020 21:03
River Idle
River levels are forecast to rise at the Ordsall river gauge as a result of persistent heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding of property/roads and farmland is possible overnight, 28/02/20. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads including Goose Moor Lane at Ordsall, and farmlands in the Gamston and Eaton areas. Further rainfall is forecast over the next 24 hours. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please avoid using low-lying footpaths near local watercourses and see the GOV.UK website for a 5 day flood forecast. This message will be updated tomorrow morning, 29/02/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 28 Feb 2020 18:50
River Idle
River levels are forecast to rise at the Ordsall river gauge as a result of persistent heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding of property/roads and farmland is possible overnight, 28/02/20. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads including Goose Moor Lane at Ordsall, and farmlands in the Gamston and Eaton areas. Further rainfall is forecast over the next 24 hours. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please avoid using low-lying footpaths near local watercourses and see the GOV.UK website for a 5 day flood forecast. This message will be updated tomorrow morning, 29/02/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 26 Feb 2020 10:47
River Idle
River levels are falling, but are due to rise again overnight at the Ordsall river gauge. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland is possible from midnight tonight, 26/02/20. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads including Goose Moor Lane at Ordsall, and farmlands in the Gamston and Eaton areas. Further rain is expected over the next 48 hours. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please plan driving routes to avoid low-lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded and see the GOV.UK website for a 5 day flood forecast. This message will be updated later this afternoon, 26/02/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 26 Feb 2020 02:40
River Idle
River levels are high but steady at the Ordsall river gauge. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland is still possible. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads including Goose Moor Lane at Ordsall, and farmlands in the Gamston and Eaton areas. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please plan driving routes to avoid low-lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded and see the GOV.UK website for a 5 day flood forecast. This message will be updated later this morning, 26/02/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 26 Feb 2020 00:40
River Idle
River levels are high but steady at the Ordsall river gauge. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland is still possible. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads including Goose Moor Lane at Ordsall, and farmlands in the Gamston and Eaton areas. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please plan driving routes to avoid low-lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded and see the GOV.UK website for a 5 day flood forecast. This message will be updated later this morning, 26/02/20, or as the situation changes..


Flood Alert issued on 25 Feb 2020 16:53
River Idle
River levels are high but steady at the Ordsall river gauge. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland is still possible. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads including Goose Moor Lane at Ordsall, and farmlands in the Gamston and Eaton areas. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please plan driving routes to avoid low-lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded and see the GOV.UK website for a 5 day flood forecast. This message will be updated this evening, 25/02/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 25 Feb 2020 09:29
River Idle
River levels are high but beginning to fall at the Ordsall river gauge. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland is still possible today, 25/02/2020. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads including Goose Moor Lane at Ordsall, and farmlands in the Gamston and Eaton areas. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please plan driving routes to avoid low-lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded and see the GOV.UK website for a 5 day flood forecast. This message will be updated this afternoon, 25/02/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 24 Feb 2020 20:44
River Idle
River levels remain high at the Ordsall river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland is still possible today, 24/02/2020. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads including Goose Moor Lane at Ordsall, and farmlands in the Gamston and Eaton areas. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please plan driving routes to avoid low-lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded and see the GOV.UK website for a 5 day flood forecast. This message will be updated tomorrow morning, 25/02/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 24 Feb 2020 12:49
River Idle
River levels have risen at the Ordsall river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland is possible from 15:00 today, 24/02/2020. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads including Goose Moor Lane at Ordsall, and farmlands in the Gamston and Eaton areas. Further light rainfall is forecast over the next 12 hours. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are patrolling watercourses in the area. Please plan driving routes to avoid low-lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded and see the GOV.UK website for a 5 day flood forecast. This message will be updated this afternoon, 24/02/2020, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 19 Feb 2020 00:56
River Idle
River levels remain high but are falling at the Ordsall river gauge. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland is expected to continue. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads including Goose Moor Lane at Ordsall, and farmlands in the Gamston and Eaton areas. Further rainfall is forecast for Wednesday (19/02/2020) and Thursday (20/02/2020). We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are liaising with emergency services and patrolling watercourses and communities. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses and plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded. This message will be updated this morning, 19/02/2020, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 18 Feb 2020 17:36
River Idle
River levels remain high but are beginning to fall at the Ordsall river gauge as a result of recent heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland is expected to continue. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads including Goose Moor Lane at Ordsall, and farmlands in the Gamston and Eaton areas Further rainfall is forecast for Wednesday and Thursday. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are liaising with emergency services and patrolling watercourses and communities. Please avoid using low lying footpaths 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, 19/02/2020, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 18 Feb 2020 09:42
River Idle
River levels remain high but are beginning to fall at the Ordsall river gauge as a result of recent heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland is expected to continue. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads including Goose Moor Lane at Ordsall, and farmlands in the Gamston and Eaton areas Further rainfall is forecast for Wednesday and Thursday. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are liaising with emergency services and patrolling watercourses and communities. Please avoid using low lying footpaths 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, 18/02/2020, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 18 Feb 2020 04:24
River Idle
River levels are high but steady at Ordsall river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall over the weekend. Consequently, the risk of flooding of roads and farmland remains. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads including Goose Moor Lane at Ordsall, and farmlands in the Gamston and Eaton areas. Further light rainfall is forecast for the next 24 hours and possible further rain on Wednesday and Thursday. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are liaising with emergency services and patrolling watercourses and communities. Please avoid using low-lying footpaths near local watercourses and see the GOV.UK website for a 5 day flood forecast. This message will be updated this afternoon, 18/02/2020, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 17 Feb 2020 18:29
River Idle
River levels are high but steady at Ordsall river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall over the weekend. Consequently, the risk of flooding of roads and farmland remains. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads including Goose Moor Lane at Ordsall, and farmlands in the Gamston and Eaton areas. Further light rainfall is forecast for the next 48 hours and possible further rain on Wednesday and Thursday. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are liaising with emergency services and patrolling watercourses and communities. Please avoid using low-lying footpaths near local watercourses and see the GOV.UK website for a 5 day flood forecast. This message will be updated tomorrow morning, 18/02/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 17 Feb 2020 10:28
River Idle
River levels are high and wil remain steady at Ordsall river gauge as a result of persistent heavy rainfall associated with Storm Dennis. Consequently, the risk of flooding remains. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads including Goose Moor Lane at Ordsall, and farmlands in the Gamston and Eaton areas. We expect river levels to remain high throughout today and tomorrow. Further rainfall is forecast over the next 48 hours. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are liaising with emergency services and patrolling watercourses and communities. Please avoid using low-lying footpaths near local watercourses and see the GOV.UK website for a 5 day flood forecast. This message will be updated in 8 hours, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 16 Feb 2020 17:44
River Idle
River levels are forecast to rise at Ordsall river gauge as a result of persistent heavy rainfall associated with Storm Dennis. Consequently, the risk of flooding remains. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads including Goose Moor Lane at Ordsall, and farmlands in the Gamston and Eaton areas. We expect river levels to remain high throughout today and tomorrow. Further rainfall is forecast over the next 48 hours. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are liaising with emergency services and patrolling watercourses and communities. Please avoid using low-lying footpaths near local watercourses and see the GOV.UK website for a 5 day flood forecast. This message will be updated in 8 hours, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 16 Feb 2020 08:18
River Idle
River levels are forecast to rise at Ordsall river gauge as a result of persistent heavy rainfall associated with Storm Dennis. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland is possible. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads including Goose Moor Lane at Ordsall, and farmlands in the Gamston and Eaton areas. The heaviest of the rain has fallen, but further showers are forecast throughout the today, Sunday 16/02/2020. We expect river levels to remain high throughout today and tomorrow. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are liaising with emergency services and patrolling watercourses and communities. Please avoid using low-lying footpaths near local watercourses and see the GOV.UK website for a 5 day flood forecast. This message will be updated this afternoon, 16/02/2020, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 15 Feb 2020 17:55
River Idle
River levels are forecast to rise at the Ordsall river gauge as a result of persistent heavy rainfall associated with Storm Dennis. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland is expected to begin in the early hours of tomorrow morning, 16/02/2020. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads including Goose Moor Lane at Ordsall, and farmlands in the Gamston and Eaton areas. The heaviest rain is expected to fall between 21:00 this evening, 15/02/2020, and 06:00 tomorrow morning, 16/02/2020, and we expect river levels to remain high throughout tomorrow. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please avoid using low-lying footpaths near local watercourses. This message will be updated tomorrow morning, 16/02/2020, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 11 Feb 2020 07:49
River Idle
River levels remain high but steady at the Ordsall river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall on Sunday. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland is still possible. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads including Goose Moor Lane at Ordsall, and farmlands in the Gamston and Eaton areas. Further showery rainfall is forecast over the next 24 hours. We expect river levels to remain high until later today, 11/02/20. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please plan driving routes to avoid low-lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded and avoid using low-lying footpaths near local watercourses. This message will be updated this afternoon, 11/02/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 10 Feb 2020 16:40
River Idle
River levels are rising at the Ordsall river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall on Sunday. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland is still possible. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads including Goose Moor Lane at Ordsall, and farmlands in the Gamston and Eaton areas. Further showery rainfall is forecast over the next 24 hours. We expect river levels to remain high until Tuesday morning, 11/02/20. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please plan driving routes to avoid low-lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded and avoid using low-lying footpaths near local watercourses. This message will be updated tomorrow morning, 10/02/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 10 Feb 2020 07:14
River Idle
River levels are rising at the Ordsall river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall on Sunday. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland is still possible on Monday, 10/02/20. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads including Goose Moor Lane at Ordsall, and farmlands in the Gamston and Eaton areas. Further showery rainfall is forecast over the next 24 hours. We expect river levels to remain high until Tuesday morning, 11/02/20. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please plan driving routes to avoid low-lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded and avoid using low-lying footpaths near local watercourses. This message will be updated this afternoon, 10/02/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 9 Feb 2020 15:55
River Idle
River levels are rising at the Ordsall river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland is possible from the early hours of Monday morning, 10/02/20. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads including Goose Moor Lane at Ordsall, and farmlands in the Gamston and Eaton areas. Further rainfall is forecast over the next 24 hours. We expect river levels to remain high until Tuesday morning, 11/02/20. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are patrolling watercourses in the area. Please plan driving routes to avoid low-lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded and avoid using low-lying footpaths near local watercourses. This message will be updated tomorrow morning, 10/02/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 20 Dec 2019 19:35
River Idle
River levels have risen at the Ordsall river gauge as a result of persistent heavy rainfall. Consequently, the risk of flooding remains. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads including Goose Moor Lane at Ordsall, and farmlands in the Gamston and Eaton areas. Further rainfall is forecast over the next 24 hours. We expect river levels to remain high over the weekend. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded and see the GOV.UK website for a 5 day flood forecast. This message will be updated tomorrow morning, 21/12/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 27 Nov 2019 16:28
River Idle
River levels have risen at the Ordsall river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland is possible this evening and into tomorrow morning, 28/11/2019. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads including Goose Moor Lane at Ordsall, and farmlands in the Gamston and Eaton areas. Further rainfall is forecast over the next 24 hours. We expect river levels to rise until tomorrow morning, 28/11/2019. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please avoid using low lying footpaths 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, 28/11/2019, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 27 Nov 2019 08:27
River Idle
River levels have risen at the Ordsall river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland is possible this afternoon and into tomorrow morning, 28/11/2019. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads including Goose Moor Lane at Ordsall, and farmlands in the Gamston and Eaton areas. Further rainfall is forecast over the next 24 hours. We expect river levels to rise until tomorrow morning, 28/11/2019. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are patrolling watercourses in the area. Please avoid using low lying footpaths 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, 27/11/2019, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 26 Nov 2019 18:22
River Idle
River levels are forecast to rise at the Ordsall river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland is possible early hours tomorrow morning and throughout the day, 27/11/2019. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads including Goose Moor Lane at Ordsall, and farmlands in the Gamston and Eaton areas. Heavy rainfall is forecast early hour’s tomorrow morning. We expect river levels to begin to rise tomorrow morning. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are patrolling watercourses in the area. Please avoid using low lying footpaths 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, 27/11/2019, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 23 Nov 2019 17:39
River Idle
River levels are rising at the Ordsall river gauge as a result of today’s rainfall on an already saturated catchment. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland is possible this evening and into tomorrow, 24/11/2019. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads including Goose Moor Lane at Ordsall, and farmlands in the Gamston and Eaton areas. No further significant rainfall is forecasted to occur within the next 24 hours. We expect river levels to rise until tomorrow morning on 24/11/2019. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are patrolling watercourses in the area. Please avoid using low-lying footpaths 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, 24/11/2019, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 23 Nov 2019 09:58
River Idle
River levels are forecast to rise at the Ordsall river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland is possible this afternoon and into tomorrow, 23/11/2019. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads including Goose Moor Lane at Ordsall, and farmlands in the Gamston and Eaton areas. Further rainfall is forecast over the next 12 hours. We expect river levels to gradually rise today. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are patrolling watercourses in the area. Please avoid using low lying footpaths 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, 23/11/2019, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 22 Nov 2019 15:57
River Idle
River levels are forecast to rise at the Ordsall river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland is possible to begin between early hours tomorrow, 23/11/2019. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads including Goose Moor Lane at Ordsall, and farmlands in the Gamston and Eaton areas. Heavy rainfall is forecast tonight and tomorrow. We expect river levels to rise gradually over night and into tomorrow. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are patrolling watercourses in the area. Please avoid using low-lying footpaths 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, 23/11/2019, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 19 Nov 2019 08:52
River Idle
River levels remain high at Mattersey and Ordsall river gauges as a result of recent rainfall. Consequently, the risk of flooding remains. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads including the A631, roads in the Bawtry Viaduct area and Misson West and East areas and low-lying agricultural land and roads including Goose Moor Lane at Ordsall, and farmlands in the Gamston and Eaton areas. No further rainfall is forecast over the next few days, however we expect river levels to remain high in response to recent heavy rainfall. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are patrolling watercourses in the area. Please avoid using low lying footpaths 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, 19/11/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 18 Nov 2019 21:08
River Idle
River levels remain high at Mattersey and Ordsall river gauges as a result of recent rainfall. Consequently, the risk of flooding remains. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads including the A631, roads in the Bawtry Viaduct area and Misson West and East areas and low-lying agricultural land and roads including Goose Moor Lane at Ordsall, and farmlands in the Gamston and Eaton areas. No further rainfall is forecast over the next few days, however we expect river levels to remain high in response to recent heavy rainfall. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are patrolling watercourses in the area. Please avoid using low lying footpaths 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, 19/11/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 18 Nov 2019 14:10
River Idle
River levels remain high at Mattersey and Ordsall river gauges as a result of recent rainfall. Consequently, the risk of flooding remains. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads including the A631, roads in the Bawtry Viaduct area and Misson West and East areas and low-lying agricultural land and roads including Goose Moor Lane at Ordsall, and farmlands in the Gamston and Eaton areas. No further rainfall is forecast over the next few days, however we expect river levels to remain high in response to recent heavy rainfall. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are patrolling watercourses in the area. Please avoid using low lying footpaths 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, 18/11/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 18 Nov 2019 09:20
River Idle
River levels remain high at Mattersey and Ordsall river gauges as a result of recent rainfall. Consequently, the risk of flooding remains. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads including the A631, roads in the Bawtry Viaduct area and Misson West and East areas and low-lying agricultural land and roads including Goose Moor Lane at Ordsall, and farmlands in the Gamston and Eaton areas. No further rainfall is forecast over the next few days, however we expect river levels to remain high in response to recent heavy rainfall. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are patrolling watercourses in the area. Please avoid using low lying footpaths 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, 18/11/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 17 Nov 2019 19:26
River Idle
River levels remain high at Mattersey and Ordsall river gauges as a result of recent rainfall. Consequently, the risk of flooding remains. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads including the A631, roads in the Bawtry Viaduct area and Misson West and East areas and low-lying agricultural land and roads including Goose Moor Lane at Ordsall, and farmlands in the Gamston and Eaton areas. Further light rainfall is forecast over the next 6 hours. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please avoid using low lying footpaths 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, 18/11/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 17 Nov 2019 07:25
River Idle
River levels remain high at Mattersey and Ordsall river gauges as a result of persistent heavy rainfall. Consequently, the risk of flooding remains. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads including the A631, roads in the Bawtry Viaduct area and Mission West and East areas and low-lying agricultural land and roads including Goose Moor Lane at Ordsall, and farmlands in the Gamston and Eaton areas. Further light rainfall is forecast over the next 24 hours. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please avoid using low lying footpaths 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, 17/11/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 16 Nov 2019 21:36
River Idle
River levels remain high at Mattersey and Ordsall river gauges as a result of persistent heavy rainfall. Consequently, the risk of flooding remains. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads including the A631, roads in the Bawtry Viaduct area and Mission West and East areas and low-lying agricultural land and roads including Goose Moor Lane at Ordsall, and farmlands in the Gamston and Eaton areas. Further light rainfall is forecast over the next 24 hours. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please avoid using low lying footpaths 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, 17/11/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 16 Nov 2019 16:46
River Idle
River levels remain high at Mattersey and Ordsall river gauges as a result of persistent heavy rainfall. Consequently, the risk of flooding remains. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads including the A631, roads in the Bawtry Viaduct area and Mission West and East areas and low-lying agricultural land and roads including Goose Moor Lane at Ordsall, and farmlands in the Gamston and Eaton areas. Further light rainfall is forecast over the next 24 hours. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses and plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded. This message will be updated in 8 hours, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 16 Nov 2019 11:03
River Idle
River levels remain high at Mattersey and Ordsall river gauges as a result of persistent heavy rainfall. Consequently, the risk of flooding remains. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads including the A631, roads in the Bawtry Viaduct area and Mission West and East areas and low-lying agricultural land and roads including Goose Moor Lane at Ordsall, and farmlands in the Gamston and Eaton areas. Further light rainfall is forecast over the next 24 hours. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please avoid using low lying footpaths 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, 16/11/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 16 Nov 2019 02:51
River Idle
River levels remain high at Mattersey and Ordsall river gauges as a result of persistent heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding is expected to continue. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads including the A631, roads in the Bawtry Viaduct area and Mission West and East areas. Further light rainfall is forecast over the next 24 hours. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses and plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded. This message will be updated in 8 hours, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 15 Nov 2019 20:23
River Idle
River levels remain high at Mattersey and Ordsall river gauges as a result of persistent heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding is expected to continue. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads including the A631, roads in the Bawtry Viaduct area and Mission West and East areas. Further light rainfall is forecast over the next 24 hours. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please avoid using low lying footpaths 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, 16/11/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 15 Nov 2019 12:39
River Idle
River levels remain high at Mattersey and Ordsall river gauges as a result of rainfall earlier this week. Consequently, flooding is expected to continue. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads including the A631, roads in the Bawtry Viaduct area and Mission West and East areas. Further light rainfall is forecast over the next 24 hours. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please avoid using low lying footpaths 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, 15/11/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 15 Nov 2019 01:43
River Idle
River levels remain high at Mattersey and Ordsall river gauges as a result of rainfall earlier this week. Consequently, flooding is expected to continue. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads including the A631, roads in the Bawtry Viaduct area and Mission West and East areas. Further light rainfall with isolated heavy showers is forecast over the next 24 hours. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses and plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded. This message will be updated this morning, 15/11/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 14 Nov 2019 13:48
River Idle
River levels are slowly falling but remain high at Mattersey and Ordsall river gauges as a result of rainfall earlier this week. Consequently, flooding is expected to continue. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads including the A631, roads in the Bawtry Viaduct area and Mission West and East areas. Further rainfall is forecast over the next 12 hours, which may result in river levels rising again. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please avoid using low lying footpaths 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, 14/11/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 14 Nov 2019 04:29
River Idle
River levels are slowly falling but remain high at Mattersey and Ordsall river gauges as a result of rainfall earlier this week. Consequently, flooding is expected to continue. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads including the A631, roads in the Bawtry Viaduct area and Mission West and East areas. Further rainfall is forecast today, Thursday, 14/11/19, which may result in river levels rising again. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please avoid using low lying footpaths 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, 14/11/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 13 Nov 2019 21:16
River Idle
River levels are slowly falling but remain high at Mattersey and Ordsall river gauges as a result of rainfall earlier this week. Consequently, flooding is expected to continue. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads including the A631, roads in the Bawtry Viaduct area and Mission West and East areas. Further rainfall is forecast on Thursday, 14/11/19. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses and plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded. This message will be updated tomorrow, Thursday, 14/11/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 13 Nov 2019 13:35
River Idle
River levels are high but steady at the Mattersey river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding is expected to continue. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads including the A631, roads in the Bawtry Viaduct area and Mission West and East areas. Further rainfall is forecast over the next 24 hours. River levels are steady, but still pose a flood risk. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please avoid using low lying footpaths 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, 13/11/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 13 Nov 2019 05:13
River Idle
River levels remain high but are beginning to fall at the Ordsall and Mattersey river gauges as a result of recent rainfall. Consequently, the risk of flooding remains. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads including Goose Moor Lane at Ordsall, farmlands in the Gamston and Eaton areas, the A631, roads in the Bawtry Viaduct area and Misson West and East areas. Further rainfall is forecast for Thursday, 14/11/2019. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please avoid contact with flood water and plan driving routes to avoid low-lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded. This message will be updated this afternoon, 13/11/2019, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 12 Nov 2019 20:28
River Idle
River levels are high but continue to fall at the Ordsall river gauge as a result of recent rainfall. Consequently, the risk of flooding remains. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads including Goose Moor Lane at Ordsall, and farmlands in the Gamston and Eaton areas. Low-lying agricultural land and roads including the A631, roads in the Bawtry Viaduct area and Misson West and East areas also remain at risk. Further rainfall is forecast on Thursday. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please avoid contact with flood water and plan driving routes to avoid low-lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded. This message will be updated tomorrow morning, 13/11/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 12 Nov 2019 13:29
River Idle
River levels are high but slowly falling at the Ordsall river gauge as a result of persistent heavy rainfall. Consequently, the risk of flooding remains. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads including Goose Moor Lane at Ordsall, and farmlands in the Gamston and Eaton areas. Low-lying agricultural land and roads including the A631, roads in the Bawtry Viaduct area and Misson West and East areas also remain at risk. 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 plan driving routes to avoid low-lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded. This message will be updated this evening, 12/11/2019, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 12 Nov 2019 05:50
River Idle
River levels are high but steady at the Ordsall river gauge as a result of persistent heavy rainfall. Consequently, the risk of flooding remains. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads including Goose Moor Lane at Ordsall, and farmlands in the Gamston and Eaton areas. Low-lying agricultural land and roads including the A631, roads in the Bawtry Viaduct area and Misson West and East areas also remain at risk. 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 plan driving routes to avoid low-lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded. This message will be updated this afternoon, 12/11/2019, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 11 Nov 2019 18:41
River Idle
River levels remain high at the Ordsall river gauge as a result of persistent heavy rainfall but are expected to fall over the course of this evening. Consequently, the risk of flooding remains. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads including Goose Moor Lane at Ordsall, and farmlands in the Gamston and Eaton areas. Low-lying agricultural land and roads including the A631, roads in the Bawtry Viaduct area and Misson West and East areas also remain at risk. Further heavy rainfall is forecast from tomorrow, Tuesday 12/11/19. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please avoid using low lying footpaths 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, 12/11/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 11 Nov 2019 10:51
River Idle
River levels remain high at the Ordsall river gauge as a result of persistent heavy rainfall, and are expected to rise again this afternoon. Consequently, the risk of flooding remains. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads including Goose Moor Lane at Ordsall, and farmlands in the Gamston and Eaton areas. Low-lying agricultural land and roads including the A631, roads in the Bawtry Viaduct area and Misson West and East areas also remain at risk. Further heavy rainfall is forecast from tomorrow, Tuesday 12/11/19. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please avoid using low lying footpaths 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, 11/11/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 11 Nov 2019 03:33
River Idle
River levels remain high at the Ordsall river gauge as a result of persistent heavy rainfall. Consequently, the risk of flooding remains. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads including Goose Moor Lane at Ordsall, and farmlands in the Gamston and Eaton areas. Low-lying agricultural land and roads including the A631, roads in the Bawtry Viaduct area and Mission West and East areas also remain at risk. Further heavy rainfall is forecast over next 36 hours, as a result the river levels are expected to remain high until at least Wednesday (13/11/19). We are closely monitoring the situation. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses and plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded. This message will be updated this morning, 11/11/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 10 Nov 2019 20:32
River Idle
River levels remain high at the Ordsall river gauge as a result of persistent heavy rainfall. Consequently, the risk of flooding remains. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads including Goose Moor Lane at Ordsall, and farmlands in the Gamston and Eaton areas. Low-lying agricultural land and roads including the A631, roads in the Bawtry Viaduct area and Mission West and East areas also remain at risk. Further rainfall is forecast from Monday morning (11/11/19) onwards. We expect river levels to remain high until at least Wednesday (13/11/19). We are closely monitoring the situation. Please avoid using low lying footpaths 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, 11/11/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 10 Nov 2019 12:22
River Idle
River levels remain high at the Ordsall river gauge as a result of persistent heavy rainfall. Consequently, the risk of flooding remains. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads including Goose Moor Lane at Ordsall, and farmlands in the Gamston and Eaton areas. Low-lying agricultural land and roads including the A631, roads in the Bawtry Viaduct area and Mission West and East areas also remain at risk. Further rainfall is forecast from Monday morning (11/11/19) onwards. We expect river levels to remain high until at least Wednesday (13/11/19). We are closely monitoring the situation. Please avoid using low lying footpaths 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, 10/11/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 10 Nov 2019 04:16
River Idle
River levels remain high at the Ordsall river gauge as a result of persistent heavy rainfall. Consequently, the risk of flooding remains. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads including Goose Moor Lane at Ordsall, and farmlands in the Gamston and Eaton areas. Low-lying agricultural land and roads including the A631, roads in the Bawtry Viaduct area and Mission West and East areas also remain at risk. Further rainfall is forecast from Monday morning (11/11/19) onwards. We expect river levels to remain high until at least Wednesday (13/11/19). We are closely monitoring the situation. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses and plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded. This message will be updated tomorrow lunchtime, 10/11/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 9 Nov 2019 16:37
River Idle
River levels remain high at the Ordsall river gauge as a result of persistent heavy rainfall. Consequently, the risk of flooding remains. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads including Goose Moor Lane at Ordsall, and farmlands in the Gamston and Eaton areas. Low-lying agricultural land and roads including the A631, roads in the Bawtry Viaduct area and Mission West and East areas also remain at risk. Further rainfall is forecast. We expect river levels to rise. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are patrolling watercourses in the area. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses and see the GOV.UK website for a 5 day flood forecast. This message will be updated tomorrow morning 10/11/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 9 Nov 2019 08:25
River Idle
River levels remain high at the Ordsall river gauge as a result of persistent heavy rainfall. Consequently, the risk of flooding remains. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads including Goose Moor Lane at Ordsall, and farmlands in the Gamston and Eaton areas. Low-lying agricultural land and roads including the A631, roads in the Bawtry Viaduct area and Mission West and East areas also remain at risk. We expect river levels to remain high on Saturday, 09/11/19. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are patrolling watercourses in the area. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses and see the GOV.UK website for a 5 day flood forecast. We are closely monitoring the situation. This message will be updated this evening, 09/11/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 9 Nov 2019 05:23
River Idle
River levels are high at the Ordsall river gauge as a result of persistent heavy rainfall. Consequently, the risk of flooding remains. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads including Goose Moor Lane at Ordsall, and farmlands in the Gamston and Eaton areas. We expect river levels to remain high on Saturday, 09/11/19. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are patrolling watercourses in the area. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses and see the GOV.UK website for a 5 day flood forecast. We are closely monitoring the situation. This message will be updated this afternoon, 09/11/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 8 Nov 2019 12:44
River Idle
River levels are high at the Ordsall river gauge as a result of persistent heavy rainfall. Consequently, the risk of flooding remains. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads including Goose Moor Lane at Ordsall, and farmlands in the Gamston and Eaton areas. We expect river levels to remain high until tomorrow, 09/11/19. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are patrolling watercourses in the area. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses and see the GOV.UK website for a 5 day flood forecast. We are closely monitoring the situation. This message will be updated this evening, 08/11/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 7 Nov 2019 19:08
River Idle
River levels are high at the Ordsall river gauge as a result of persistent heavy rainfall. Consequently, the risk of flooding remains. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads including Goose Moor Lane at Ordsall, and farmlands in the Gamston and Eaton areas. We expect river levels to remain high until tomorrow, 08/11/19. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are patrolling watercourses in the area. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses. This message will be updated tomorrow morning, 08/11/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 7 Nov 2019 13:59
River Idle
River levels are rising at the Ordsall river gauge as a result of persistent heavy rainfall. Consequently, there is a risk of flooding. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads including Goose Moor Lane at Ordsall, and farmlands in the Gamston and Eaton areas. We expect river levels to remain high until midnight on 07/11/19. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are patrolling watercourses in the area. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses. This message will be updated this evening, 07/11/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 28 Oct 2019 17:19
River Idle
River levels remain high, but are beginning to recede at the Ordsall river gauge. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads including Goose Moor Lane at Ordsall, and farmlands in the Gamston and Eaton areas. We are closely monitoring the situation. See the GOV.UK website for a 5 day forecast. This message will be updated in the morning of, 29/10/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 28 Oct 2019 09:49
River Idle
River levels remain high at the Ordsall river gauge as a result of persistent heavy rainfall. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads including Goose Moor Lane at Ordsall, and farmlands in the Gamston and Eaton areas. No further rainfall is forecast over the next 48 hours. We are closely monitoring the situation. This message will be updated this evening, 28/10/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 27 Oct 2019 11:12
River Idle
"River levels remain high at the Ordsall river gauge as a result of yesterday persistent heavy rainfall. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads including Goose Moor Lane at Ordsall, and farmlands in the Gamston and Eaton areas. No further rainfall is forecast. We are closely monitoring the situation. This message will be updated this evening, 27/10/19, or as the situation changes."


Flood Alert issued on 26 Oct 2019 17:48
River Idle
River levels are high but steady at the Ordsall river gauge as a result of persistent heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland is possible until Monday morning, 28/10/19. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads including Goose Moor Lane at Ordsall, and farmlands in the Gamston and Eaton areas. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please avoid using low lying footpaths 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, 27/10/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 26 Oct 2019 10:23
River Idle
River levels are forecast to rise at the Ordsall river gauge as a result of persistent heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland is possible from around 6pm today, 26/10/19. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads including Goose Moor Lane at Ordsall, and farmlands in the Gamston and Eaton areas. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please avoid using low lying footpaths 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, 26/10/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 30 Sep 2019 05:43
River Idle
River levels are forecast to rise at the Ordsall river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland is possible this morning, 30/09/19. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads including Goose Moor Lane at Ordsall, and farmlands in the Gamston and Eaton areas. Further rainfall is forecast over the next 24 hours. We expect river levels to begin rising this morning on 30/09/19. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses and see the GOV.UK website for a 5 day flood forecast. This message will be updated this afternoon, 30/09/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 29 Sep 2019 19:55
River Idle
River levels are forecast to rise at the Ordsall river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding of property/roads and farmland is possible this evening and overnight, 29/09/19. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads including Goose Moor Lane at Ordsall, and farmlands in the Gamston and Eaton areas. Further rainfall is forecast over the next 24 hours. We expect river levels to begin rising this evening on 29/09/19. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses and see the GOV.UK website for a 5 day flood forecast. This message will be updated tomorrow morning, 30/09/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 13 Apr 2018 18:31
River Idle
Levels on the River Idle continue to rise in response to persistent rainfall last night and into this morning. As a result, flooding of low lying agricultural land and roads around Goose Moor Lane at Ordsall and farmlands in the Gamston and Eaton areas is possible, starting this evening. River levels will be at their highest overnight. We urge residents to prepare, remain vigilant and avoid walking and driving through flood water. We are closely monitoring the situation. We will endeavour to update this message by tomorrow morning, Saturday 14th April or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 13 Apr 2018 14:35
River Idle
Levels on the River Idle are rising in response to persistent rainfall last night and into this morning. As a result, flooding of low lying agricultural land and roads around Goose Moor Lane at Ordsall and farmlands in the Gamston and Eaton areas is possible, starting this evening. River levels will be at their highest overnight. We urge residents to prepare, remain vigilant and avoid walking and driving through flood water. We are closely monitoring the situation. We will endeavour to update this message by this evening, Friday 13th April or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 12 Apr 2018 07:42
River Idle
Levels on the River Idle continue to be high in response to persistent rainfall on Tuesday. Further showers are expected today. As a result, flooding of low lying agricultural land and roads around Goose Moor Lane at Ordsall and farmlands in the Gamston and Eaton areas may continue. We urge residents to prepare, remain vigilant and avoid walking and driving through flood water. We are closely monitoring the situation and have teams on standby. We will endeavour to update this message by Thursday evening, 12th April 2018 or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 11 Apr 2018 17:25
River Idle
Levels on the River Idle continue to be high in response to persistent rainfall on Tuesday. As a result, flooding of low lying agricultural land and roads around Goose Moor Lane at Ordsall and farmlands in the Gamston and Eaton areas may continue. We urge residents to prepare, remain vigilant and avoid walking and driving through flood water. We are closely monitoring the situation and have teams on standby. We will endeavour to update this message by Thursday morning, 12th April 2018 or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 11 Apr 2018 07:40
River Idle
Levels on the River Idle are high in response to persistent rainfall on Tuesday. As a result, flooding of low lying agricultural land and roads around Goose Moor Lane at Ordsall, farmlands in the Gamston and Eaton areas may continue. We urge residents to prepare, remain vigilant and avoid walking and driving through flood water. We are closely monitoring the situation. We will endeavour to update this message by wednesday evening or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 10 Apr 2018 18:41
River Idle
Levels on the River Idle are rising in response to persistent rainfall. As a result, flooding of low lying agricultural land and roads around Goose Moor Lane at Ordsall, farmlands in the Gamston and Eaton areas is possible starting this afternoon. We urge residents to prepare, remain vigilant and avoid walking and driving through flood water. We are closely monitoring the situation. We will endeavour to update this message tomorrow morning or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 10 Apr 2018 14:11
River Idle
Levels on the River Idle are rising in response to persistent rainfall. As a result, flooding of low lying agricultural land and roads around Goose Moor Lane at Ordsall, farmlands in the Gamston and Eaton areas is possible starting this afternoon. We urge residents to prepare, remain vigilant and avoid walking and driving through flood water. We are closely monitoring the situation. We will endeavour to update this message tomorrow morning or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 6 Apr 2018 18:39
River Idle
Levels are high but falling in the River Idle due to recent rainfall, affecting Goose Moor Lane at Ordsall and farmlands in the Gamston and Eaton areas. We urge residents to prepare, remain vigilant and avoid walking and driving through flood water. We are closely monitoring the situation and working with our partners. We will endeavour to update this message by Saturday morning or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 6 Apr 2018 06:43
River Idle
Levels are high in the River Idle due to recent rainfall. Affecting Goose Moor Lane at Ordsall, farmlands in the Gamston and Eaton areas. River levels are falling. We urge residents to prepare, remain vigilant and avoid walking and driving through flood water. We are closely monitoring the situation and working with our partners. We have teams on the ground checking defences, clearing channels and operating structures. We will endeavour to update this message by Friday evening or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 5 Apr 2018 18:27
River Idle
Levels are high in the River Idle due to rainfall over the last 24 hours. Affecting Goose Moor Lane at Ordsall, farmlands in the Gamston and Eaton areas. River levels are steady. We urge residents to prepare, remain vigilant and avoid walking and driving through flood water. We are closely monitoring the situation and working with our partners. We have teams on the ground checking defences, clearing channels and operating structures. We will endeavour to update this message by Friday Morning or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 5 Apr 2018 06:53
River Idle
Levels are high in the River Idle due to persistent rainfall. Affecting Goose Moor Lane at Ordsall, farmlands in the Gamston and Eaton areas. River levels are steady. We urge residents to prepare, remain vigilant and avoid walking and driving through flood water. We are closely monitoring the situation and working with our partners. We have teams on the ground checking defences, clearing channels and operating structures. We will endeavour to update this message by Thursday evening or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 4 Apr 2018 19:19
River Idle
Levels on the River Idle are expected to remain high throughout tonight (Wednesday 04 April). As a result flooding will affect the A631, roads in the Bawtry Viaduct area and Mission West and East areas. Flooding of low lying agricultural land and roads around Goose Moor Lane at Ordsall, farmlands in the Gamston and Eaton areas is possible. We urge residents to prepare, remain vigilant and avoid walking and driving through flood water. We are working with our partners and closely monitoring the situation. We have teams on the ground checking defences, clearing channels and operating structures. We will endeavour to update this message on Thursday morning, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 4 Apr 2018 14:49
River Idle
Levels on the River Idle are expected to remain high throughout today (Wednesday 04 April). As a result, flooding of low lying agricultural land and roads around Goose Moor Lane at Ordsall, farmlands in the Gamston and Eaton areas is possible. We urge residents to prepare, remain vigilant and avoid walking and driving through flood water. We are working with our partners and closely monitoring the situation. We have teams on the ground checking defences, clearing channels and operating structures. We will endeavour to update this message on Wednesday evening, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 4 Apr 2018 08:58
River Idle
Levels on the River Idle are expected to remain high throughout today (Wednesday 04 April). As a result, flooding of low lying agricultural land and roads around Goose Moor Lane at Ordsall, farmlands in the Gamston and Eaton areas is possible. We urge residents to prepare, remain vigilant and avoid walking and driving through flood water. We are closely monitoring the situation. We have teams on the ground checking defences, clearing channels and operating structures. We will endeavour to update this message on Wednesday evening, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 3 Apr 2018 22:20
River Idle
Levels on the River Idle are high but stable. As a result, flooding of low lying agricultural land and roads around Goose Moor Lane at Ordsall, farmlands in the Gamston and Eaton areas is possible. We urge residents to prepare, remain vigilant and avoid walking and driving through flood water. We are closely monitoring the situation. We have teams on the ground checking defences, clearing channels and operating structures. We will endeavour to update this message on Wednesday morning, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 3 Apr 2018 10:10
River Idle
Levels on the River Idle are high today (Tuesday 03 April), but stable. As a result, flooding of low lying agricultural land and roads around Goose Moor Lane at Ordsall, farmlands in the Gamston and Eaton areas are expected to continue. We urge residents to prepare, remain vigilant and avoid walking and driving through flood water. We are closely monitoring the situation. We have teams on the ground checking defences, clearing channels and operating structures. We will endeavour to update this message on Tuesday evening, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 2 Apr 2018 20:58
River Idle
Levels are high and rising in the River Idle due to recent heavy rainfall. As a result, flooding of low lying agricultural land and roads around Goose Moor Lane at Ordsall, farmlands in the Gamston and Eaton areas, the A631, roads in the Bawtry Viaduct area and Mission West and East areas is possible. We urge residents to prepare, remain vigilant and avoid walking and driving through flood water. We are closely monitoring the situation. We will endeavour to update this message by Tuesday morning or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 2 Apr 2018 08:59
River Idle
Levels on the River Idle have remained steady overnight as previous heavy rainfall drains from the area. Further rainfall is expected today. River levels are expected to rise again this afternoon and be at their highest overnight. As a result, flooding of low lying agricultural land and roads around Goose Moor Lane at Ordsall, farmlands in the Gamston and Eaton areas is possible. We urge residents to prepare, remain vigilant and avoid walking and driving through flood water. We are closely monitoring the situation. We have teams on the ground checking defences, clearing channels and operating structures. We will endeavour to update this message on Monday evening or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 1 Apr 2018 18:29
River Idle
Levels on the River Idle have remained steady throughout today as previous heavy rainfall drains from the catchment. Levels are expected to remain stable overnight and into tomorrow morning (Monday 02 April). Further heavy rainfall is expected tonight. River levels are expected to rise again in the early morning - levels will be at their highest late tomorrow evening. As a result, flooding of low lying agricultural land and roads around Goose Moor Lane at Ordsall, farmlands in the Gamston and Eaton areas is possible. We urge residents to prepare, remain vigilant and avoid walking and driving through flood water. We are closely monitoring the situation. We have teams on the ground checking defences, clearing channels and operating structures. We will endeavour to update this message on Monday morning or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 1 Apr 2018 10:35
River Idle
Levels on the River Idle have risen overnight in response to previous rainfall. Levels are expected to remain stable over lunchtime and start falling this afternoon. Further heavy rainfall is expected overnight (Sunday 01 April evening into Monday) and levels are expected to rise again tomorrow afternoon. As a result, flooding of low lying agricultural land and roads around Goose Moor Lane at Ordsall, farmlands in the Gamston and Eaton areas is possible this morning. River levels will be at their highest tomorrow evening (Monday 02 April). We urge residents to prepare, remain vigilant and avoid walking and driving through flood water. We are closely monitoring the situation. We will endeavour to update this message on Sunday evening or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 31 Mar 2018 11:04
River Idle
Levels on the River Idle are continuing to slowly rise in response to heavy rainfall last night. Levels are expected to be at their highest this evening around midnight (Saturday 31 March). As a result, flooding of low lying agricultural land and roads around Goose Moor Lane at Ordsall, farmland in the Gamston and Eaton areas is possible starting today around 2.30 PM. We urge residents to prepare, remain vigilant and avoid walking and driving through flood water. We are closely monitoring the situation. We will endeavour to update this message by Saturday morning or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 30 Mar 2018 17:48
River Idle
Levels on the River Idle are likely to rise in response to intense showers, which will continue until tomorrow. As a result, flooding of low lying agricultural land and roads around Goose Moor Lane at Ordsall, farmlands in the Gamston and Eaton areas is possible starting tomorrow at around 9am. River levels will be at their highest until Sunday 1st April. We urge residents to prepare, remain vigilant and avoid walking and driving through flood water. We are closely monitoring the situation. We will endeavour to update this message by Saturday morning or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 16 Mar 2018 09:51
River Idle
Levels on the River Idle remain steady, Friday 16th March. As a result, flooding of low lying agricultural land and roads around Goose Moor Lane at Ordsall, farmlands in the Gamston and Eaton areas is possible. We urge residents to prepare, remain vigilant and avoid walking and driving through flood water. We are closely monitoring the situation. We will endeavour to update this message by Friday afternoon or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 16 Mar 2018 07:51
River Idle
Levels on the River Idle are steady but are expected to rise throughout the day, Friday 16th March as further rainfall is forecasted. As a result, flooding of low lying agricultural land and roads around Goose Moor Lane at Ordsall, farmlands in the Gamston and Eaton areas is possible. We urge residents to prepare, remain vigilant and avoid walking and driving through flood water. We are closely monitoring the situation. We will endeavour to update this message by Friday afternoon or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 15 Mar 2018 12:13
River Idle
Levels on the River Idle will remain steady throughout the day, Thursday 15th March but further rainfall is forecasted for Friday. As a result, flooding of low lying agricultural land and roads around Goose Moor Lane at Ordsall, farmlands in the Gamston and Eaton areas is possible. We urge residents to prepare, remain vigilant and avoid walking and driving through flood water. We are closely monitoring the situation. We will endeavour to update this message by Thursday evening or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 14 Mar 2018 16:10
River Idle
Levels on the River Idle will remain steady throughout the day, Wednesday 14th March. As a result, flooding of low lying agricultural land and roads around Goose Moor Lane at Ordsall, farmlands in the Gamston and Eaton areas is possible. We urge residents to prepare, remain vigilant and avoid walking and driving through flood water. We are closely monitoring the situation. We will endeavour to update this message by Thursday morning or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 13 Mar 2018 18:03
River Idle
Levels on the River Idle will remain steady throughout the night, Thuesday 13th March. As a result, flooding of low lying agricultural land and roads around Goose Moor Lane at Ordsall, farmlands in the Gamston and Eaton areas is possible. We urge residents to prepare, remain vigilant and avoid walking and driving through flood water. We are closely monitoring the situation. We will endeavour to update this message by Wednesday morning or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 13 Mar 2018 10:12
River Idle
Levels on the River Idle will remain steady throughout the day, Thuesday 13th March. As a result, flooding of low lying agricultural land and roads around Goose Moor Lane at Ordsall, farmlands in the Gamston and Eaton areas is possible. River levels will be at their highest around 3 PM, Tuesday 13th of March. We urge residents to prepare, remain vigilant and avoid walking and driving through flood water. We are closely monitoring the situation. We will endeavour to update this message by Tuesday afternoon or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 12 Mar 2018 20:42
River Idle
Levels on the River Idle are rising in response to heavy rainfall which will continue throughout tonight. As a result, flooding of low lying agricultural land and roads around Goose Moor Lane at Ordsall, farmlands in the Gamston and Eaton areas is possible starting this evening. River levels will be at their highest around 7 AM, Tuesday 13th of March. We urge residents to prepare, remain vigilant and avoid walking and driving through flood water. We are closely monitoring the situation. We will endeavour to update this message by Tuesday morning or as the situation changes.