Flood Warning Info - River Glen at Surfleet Reservoir during high tide periods

Area Description

River Glen at Surfleet Reservoir during high tide periods.
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Flood Warning History

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Historical Flood Warning Messages for this Area


Flood Warning issued on 21 Dec 2019 17:21
River Glen
Recent heavy rain has caused river levels to rise on the River Glen. During periods of high tide, the river will be unable to discharge into the sea, resulting in tide lock conditions. This is likely to lead to localised flooding at Surfleet reservoir. We are expecting much higher levels overnight in comparison to the ones observed this afternoon. This Flood Warning is now in force for the following tide lock period: from 01:00 on the morning of 22nd December 2019 to 03:00.


Flood Warning issued on 21 Dec 2019 13:50
River Glen
Heavy rain on Friday has caused river levels to rise on the River Glen. During periods of high tide, the river will be unable to discharge into the sea, resulting in tide lock conditions. This is likely to lead to localised flooding at Surfleet reservoir. This Flood Warning is now in force for the following tide lock period: From 14:30 on 21 December 2019.


Flood Warning issued on 15 Nov 2019 17:06
River Glen
Heavy rain on Thursday has caused river levels to rise on the River Glen. During periods of high tide, the river will be unable to discharge into the sea, resulting in tide lock conditions. This is likely to lead to localised flooding at Surfleet reservoir. This Flood Warning is now in force for the following tide lock period: From 20:30 on 15 November 2019 to 22:30 on 15 November 2019


Flood Warning issued on 15 Nov 2019 07:15
River Glen
Heavy rain on Thursday has caused river levels to rise on the River Glen. During periods of high tide, the river will be unable to discharge into the sea, resulting in tide lock conditions. This is likely to lead to localised flooding at Surfleet reservoir. This Flood Warning is now in force for the following tide lock period: From 08:30 on 15 November 2019 to 10:30 on 15 November 2019.


Flood Warning issued on 29 Oct 2019 05:41
River Glen
River levels on the lower River Glen are still high but starting to drop steadily. During periods of high tide, the river will be unable to discharge into the sea, resulting in tide lock conditions. This is likely to lead to localised flooding at Surfleet reservoir, although levels are expected to be lower than they were this Monday morning. This Flood Warning is now in force for the following tide lock period: 9:15 to 12:00 on 29 Oct 2019.


Flood Warning issued on 28 Oct 2019 17:08
River Glen
River levels on the lower River Glen are still high but starting to drop steadily. During periods of high tide, the river will be unable to discharge into the sea, resulting in tide lock conditions. This is likely to lead to localised flooding at Surfleet reservoir, although levels are expected to be lower than they were this Monday morning. This Flood Warning is now in force for the following tide lock period(s): From 19:00 to 22:30 on 28 Oct 2019 and 9:15 to 12:00 on 29 Oct 2019.


Flood Warning issued on 28 Oct 2019 05:24
River Glen
Heavy rain on Saturday has caused river levels to rise on the River Glen. During periods of high tide, the river will be unable to discharge into the sea, resulting in tide lock conditions. This is likely to lead to localised flooding at Surfleet reservoir. This Flood Warning is now in force for the following tide lock period(s): From 06:00 GMT on 28 OCT 2019 to 09:00 GMT on 28 OCT 2019