Flood Alert Info - River Eau in Scotter

Area Description

River Eau in Scotter.
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 16 Feb 2020 19:58
River Eau
River levels are forecast to rise at the Scotter river gauge as a result of persistent heavy rainfall associated with Storm Dennis. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads along the River Eau around Scotter. 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 08:35
River Eau
River levels are forecast to rise at Colston Bassett river gauge as a result of persistent heavy rainfall associated with Storm Dennis. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads along the River Eau around Scotter. 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 18:10
River Eau
River levels are forecast to rise at the Scotter 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 and continue throughout tomorrow, Sunday 16/02/2020. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads along the River Eau around Scotter. The heaviest of the rain is expected to fall between 21:00 this evening, 15/02/2020, and 06:00 tomorrow morning, 16/02/2020. We expect river levels to rise this evening and remain high throughout 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 avoid contact with flood water. See the GOV.UK website for a 5 day flood forecast. This message will be updated tomorrow morning, 16/02/2020, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 22 Dec 2019 09:51
River Eau
River levels remain high but are falling at the Scotter river gauge as a result of persistent rainfall. Consequently, the risk of flooding remains. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads along the River Eau around Scotter. Further rainfall is forecast over the next 24 hours. River levels are falling, but still pose a flood risk. 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, 22/12/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 21 Dec 2019 16:57
River Eau
River levels remain high but are beginning to fall at the Scotter 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 along the River Eau around Scotter. Further rainfall is forecast over the next 24 hours. River levels are falling, but still pose a flood risk. 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, 22/12/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 21 Dec 2019 08:18
River Eau
River levels have risen at the Scotter river gauge as a result of persistent heavy rainfall. Consequently, the risk of flooding is possible. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads along the River Eau around Scotter. 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 this evening, 21/12/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 16 Nov 2019 02:50
River Eau
River levels are high but steady at the Scotter 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 along the River Eau around Scotter. Further light rainfall is forecast over the next 24 hours. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are patrolling watercourses in the area and liaising with emergency services. Please plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded and avoid contact with flood water. This message will be updated in 8 hours, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 15 Nov 2019 20:47
River Eau
River levels are high but steady at the Scotter 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 along the River Eau around Scotter. Further light rainfall is forecast over the next 24 hours. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are patrolling watercourses in the area and liaising with emergency services. Please plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded and avoid contact with flood water. This message will be updated tomorrow morning, 16/11/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 15 Nov 2019 12:58
River Eau
River levels are high but steady at the Scotter 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 along the River Eau around Scotter. Further light rainfall is forecast over the next 24 hours. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are patrolling watercourses in the area and liaising with emergency services. Please plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded and avoid contact with flood water. This message will be updated this evening, 15/11/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 15 Nov 2019 02:54
River Eau
River levels are rising at the Scotter river gauge as a result of persistent heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland is expected. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads along the River Eau around Scotter. Further light rainfall with isolated heavy showers is forecast over the next 24 hours. We expect river levels to remain high throughout today, 15/11/2019. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff have been patrolling watercourses in the area and liaising with emergency services. 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 morning, 15/11/2019, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 14 Nov 2019 18:15
River Eau
River levels are rising at the Scotter river gauge as a result of persistent heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland is expected in the early hours of tomorrow morning, 15/11/2019. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads along the River Eau around Scotter. Further rainfall is forecast over the next 24 hours. We expect river levels to remain high throughout tomorrow, 15/11/2019. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are patrolling watercourses in the area and liaising with emergency services. 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, 15/11/2019, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 10 Nov 2019 00:49
River Eau
River levels have now fallen below the flood risk threshold. There is no longer a threat of flooding, though standing water and debris may still remain. Further rainfall is forecast from Monday morning, 11/11/19. We continue to monitor 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 flood alert is likely to be removed on Sunday morning, 10/11/19.


Flood Alert issued on 9 Nov 2019 18:05
River Eau
River levels are high but falling at the Scotter river gauge. Consequently, the risk of flooding remains. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads along the River Eau around Scotter. 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, 10/11/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 9 Nov 2019 03:41
River Eau
River levels are high but steady at the Scotter 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 along the River Eau around Scotter. Further light rainfall is forecast tomorrow afternoon, 09/11/19. 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, 09/11/19 or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 8 Nov 2019 13:46
River Eau
"River levels are high but steady at the Scotter river gauge as a result of persistent heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland is possible now and into tomorrow, 08/11/2019. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads along the River Eau around Scotter. 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, 08/11/2019, or as the situation changes."


Flood Alert issued on 7 Nov 2019 15:20
River Eau
River levels are rising at the Scotter river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland is possible to begin between 22:00 today, 07/11/19, and 02:00 tomorrow, 08/11/19, and will remain high through tomorrow, 08/11/19. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads along the River Eau around Scotter. Further 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 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 28 Oct 2019 10:57
River Eau
River levels remain high but are beginning to fall at the Scotter river gauge as a result of persistent heavy rainfall. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads along the River Eau around Scotter. No further rainfall is forecast. 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 11:38
River Eau
"River levels remain high at the Scotter river gauge as a result of yesterday persistent heavy rainfall. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads along the River Eau around Scotter. No further rainfall is forecast. We are closely monitoring the situation. This message will be updated tomorrow morning, 28/10/19, or as the situation changes."


Flood Alert issued on 26 Oct 2019 16:22
River Eau
River levels are high but steady at the Scotter river gauge as a result of persistent heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland is possible until 5am tomorrow, 27/10/19. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads along the River Eau around Scotter. 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 26 Oct 2019 08:43
River Eau
River levels are rising at the Scotter river gauge as a result of persistent heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland is possible from around 12pm today, 26/10/19. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads along the River Eau around Scotter. We expect river levels to remain high until 01:00am on 27/10/19. 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, 26/10/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 15 Oct 2019 21:36
River Eau
River levels remain high but steady at the Scotter river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Consequently, the risk of flooding remains. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads along the River Eau around Scotter. Further rainfall is forecast over the next 24 hours. We are closely monitoring the situation. We expect river levels to remain high until the early hours of the morning, 16/10/19 Please see the GOV.UK website for a 5 day flood forecast. This message will be updated tomorrow morning, 16/10/2019, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 15 Oct 2019 14:16
River Eau
River levels have risen and are continuing to rise at the Scotter river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland is possible to begin at 15:00 today, 15/10/2019. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads along the River Eau around Scotter. Further rainfall is forecast over the next 24 hours. We are closely monitoring the situation. We expect river levels to remain high until the early hours of the morning. Please see the GOV.UK website for a 5 day flood forecast. This message will be updated this evening, 15/10/2019, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 30 Sep 2019 05:47
River Eau
River levels remain high at the Scotter river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland is possible today, 30/09/19. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads along the River Eau around Scotter. 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 afternoon, 30/09/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 29 Sep 2019 19:42
River Eau
River levels are forecast to rise at the Scotter 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 along the River Eau around Scotter. 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 2 Apr 2018 20:57
River Eau
Levels on the River Eau are rising in response to recent heavy rainfall. As a result, flooding of low lying agricultural land and roads around Scotter 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 17:12
River Eau
Levels on the River Eau are rising in response to heavy rainfall. As a result, flooding of low lying agricultural land and roads around Scotter is possible starting imminently. River levels will be at their highest until tomorrow, Tuesday 3rd of 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 Tuesday morning or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 12 Mar 2018 20:56
River Eau
Levels on the River Eau are rising in response to heavy rainfall which will continue throughout tonight. As a result, flooding of low lying agricultural land and roads around Scotter is possible starting tonight. River levels will be at their highest today around 6 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.


Flood Alert issued on 9 Aug 2017 09:34
River Eau
Due to persistent rainfall, levels on the River Eau at the Scotter river gauge are rising. As a result, flooding of low lying land and roads is possible. Flooding of low-lying agricultural land and roads is possible along the River Eau around Scotter. Light rainfall is expected for the next 6 hours. We will endeavour to update this message every 8 hours, or as the situation changes.