Flood Warning Info - Irish Sea at New Brighton

Area Description

Areas at risk include Marine Point Leisure and Retail Park and properties on King's Parade and Marine Promenade..
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 18 Feb 2022 09:46
Irish Sea
Storm Eunice is forecast to bring strong winds, large waves and spray overtopping on the coast today, 18/02/2022. Due to high winds, there is a strong possibility for sea spray to overtop the coastal defences at Marine Point Leisure and Retail Park. Flooding is therefore possible for the areas around Marine Point Leisure and Retail Park between 13:00 PM and 14:30 PM on 18/02/2022. Our incident response staff will closely monitor the situation and will update this flood warning tomorrow, 19/02/2022, or as the situation changes. Please stay away from beaches, promenades, coastal footpaths and roads, as the expected large waves and sea spray will be dangerous


Flood Warning issued on 17 Feb 2022 18:04
Irish Sea
Storm Eunice is forecast to bring strong winds, large waves and spray overtopping on the coast from the early hours of tomorrow morning. Due to high winds, there is a strong possibility for sea spray to overtop the coastal defences at Marine Point Leisure and Retail Park. Flooding is therefore possible for the areas around Marine Point Leisure and Retail Park between 11:00 AM and 11:30AM on 18/02/2022. Weather conditions are expected to produce large onshore waves. Our incident response staff will closely monitor the situation and will update this flood warning tomorrow afternoon, or as the situation changes. Please stay away from beaches, promenades, coastal footpaths and roads, as the expected large waves and sea spray will be dangerous.


Flood Warning issued on 7 Dec 2021 16:35
Irish Sea
Flooding is expected for: Areas at risk include Marine Point Leisure and Retail Park and properties on King's Parade and Marine Promenade. Immediate action required. Strong winds and spring tides may cause large waves and spray overtopping on the coast in the early hours of tomorrow morning. Waves are forecast to overtop coastal defences at Marine Point Leisure and Retail Park. Flooding is expected to affect Marine Point Leisure and Retail Park between 1:15 AM and 2.45AM on 08/12/2021. Weather conditions are expected to produce large onshore waves. Further high tides are expected at this location tomorrow, 8 December 2021, from 1:45PM. Our incident response staff will closely monitor the situation and will update this flood warning tomorrow morning (8/12/21), or as the situation changes. Please stay away from beaches, promenades, coastal footpaths and roads as the expected large waves and sea spray will be dangerous.


Flood Warning issued on 4 Dec 2021 08:15
Irish Sea
Strong winds and spring tides may cause large waves and spray overtopping on the coast this morning. Waves are forecast to overtop coastal defences at Marine Point Leisure and Retail Park. Flooding is affecting Marine Point Leisure and Retail Park between 10:15 AM and 12:15 PM on 04/12/2021. Weather conditions are expected to produce large onshore waves. After this tide‚ the weather is more settled and no further impacts are expected. Please stay away from beaches, promenades, coastal footpaths and roads as the expected large waves and sea spray will be dangerous. This message will be updated by 06:00 PM on 04/12/2021, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 6 Nov 2021 19:17
Irish Sea
This Flood Warning is being issued as a precautionary measure due to the risk of potential overtopping of waves at Wallasey Embankment and Kings Parade, caused by very strong winds. Our incident response staff are closely monitoring the situation and will issue further flood warnings if necessary. Please be careful along beaches, promenades, coastal footpaths and roads as large waves and sea spray could be dangerous. This message will be updated tomorrow 07/11/2021, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 11 Mar 2020 16:39
Irish Sea
Sea spray from large waves are forecast to overtop sea defences at Wallasey Embankment as a result of high spring tides and strong winds. Consequently flooding of low lying land, roads and farmland is possible overnight between 11:00PM, on 11/03/20, and 02:00AM, on 12/03/2020. We believe there is a possibility of flooding for Marine Point Leisure and Retail Park. Coastal conditions are expected to continue until after high tide at 03:00AM, on 12/03/2020. Our incident response staff are closely monitoring weather forecasts and river levels and will issue further flood warnings if necessary. Please be careful along beaches, promenades, coastal footpaths and roads as large waves and sea spray could be dangerous. This message will be updated tomorrow morning, on 12/03/2020, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 3 Jan 2018 09:47
Irish Sea
This warning is in place for the high tide at 11:54 at New Brighton on 3/1/18. There is a risk of spray overtopping for approximately two hours either side of this tide. Flooding of promenades and adjacent highways may occur between these times. Be aware of your local surroundings and remain safe. Do not drive through flood water. We are continuing to monitor the situation and provide updates in due course. Detailed information for those who use it; wind strength and direction is F6, gusting F9 Westerly