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 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