Flood Warning Info - River Glen at Greatford and Kates Bridge

Area Description

River Glen in the Greatford Gardens area of Greatford Village, and between Fletland Mill and Kates Bridge.
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 29 Jan 2021 14:06
River Glen
Over the last 24 hours heavy rain has been falling on the River Glen catchment. The rising river levels have already caused flooding of low lying land and roads in Greatford. We now expect properties in the Greatford area to be affected throughout today, Friday 29th January onwards. Low lying properties near the river in Greatford Gardens are most at risk. Stay safe and aware of your surroundings, and avoid contact with flood water, riverside path embankments. Our staff are out in the area to check the flood defences, clear blockages, and assist the Emergency Services and Council. We are closely monitoring the situation. This message will be updated by Saturday 30th January, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 28 Jan 2021 22:39
River Glen
Heavy rain has been falling on the River Glen catchment over the past 24 hours. The rising river levels have already caused flooding of low lying land and roads in Greatford. We now expect properties in the Greatford area to be affected from tonight, Thursday 28th January onwards. Low lying properties near the river in Greatford Gardens are most at risk. Stay safe and aware of your surroundings, and avoid contact with flood water, riverside paths embankments. Our staff are out in the area to check the flood defences, clear blockages, and assist the Emergency Services and Council. We are closely monitoring the situation. This message will be updated by Friday 29th January, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 20 Jan 2021 18:44
River Glen
The River Glen catchment has responded to the heavy rainfall over the past 48 hours but river levels have started to fall from this evening Wednesday 20 January. However, more rainfall is forecast overnight tonight and due to the uncertainty of the rainfall this flood warning will remain in place whilst we continue to monitor the situation. Low lying properties near the river in Greatford Gardens are most at risk. Stay safe and aware of your local surroundings. Avoid contact with flood water, riverside paths, and stay away from river embankments. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our staff are out in the area to check the flood defences, clear blockages, and assist the Emergency Services and Council. This message will be updated on Thursday 21st January, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 20 Jan 2021 00:37
River Glen
Heavy rain has been falling on the River Glen catchment over the past 24 hours. The River Glen is now rising, and is forecast to continue to rise throughout the night. The rising river levels have already caused flooding of low lying land and roads in Greatford. Due to the deteriorating weather conditions we now expect properties in the Greatford area to be affected from the early morning of Wednesday 20th January onwards. Low lying properties near the river in Greatford Gardens are most at risk. Stay safe and aware of your local surroundings. Avoid contact with flood water, riverside paths, and stay away from river embankments. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our staff are out in the area to check the flood defences, clear blockages, and assist the Emergency Services and Council. This message will be updated on Thursday 21st January, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 24 Dec 2020 14:24
River Glen
Heavy rain has been falling on the River Glen catchment over the past couple of days, with further light showers are expected for the rest of today. The rising river levels have already caused flooding of low lying land and roads in the Greatford area. We now expect properties in Greatford village to be affected from this afternoon, 24th December onwards. Low lying properties on Greatford Gardens are most at risk. The impacts are likely to last until tomorrow. Stay safe and aware of your local surroundings. Avoid contact with flood water, riverside paths and please stay away from river embankments. Our staff are out in the area to check the flood defences, clear blockages, and assist the emergency services and council. We will be closely monitoring the situation, and this message will be updated by Friday 25th December 2020, or as the situation changes.