Flood Warning Info - Findhorn to Lossiemouth

Area Description

Findhorn to Lossiemouth.
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 12 Mar 2020 10:40
Findhorn to Lossiemouth
A FLOOD WARNING has been issued for Findhorn to Lossiemouth. A combination of spring high tides and storm surge means that there is a risk of flooding to low lying land, roads and properties along the Moray Firth coast from Findhorn to Lossiemouth. Strong winds have been westerly for the past few days but are moving round to a northerly direction which will create large waves later on Thursday, increasing the risk of flooding. Flooding is expected for the hours either side of high tide on Thursday afternoon around 14:00 GMT. There is also a risk of flooding overnight around the high tide in the early hours of Friday morning at 02.30 GMT with large waves expected. High tide heights are dropping from Friday onwards and the risk of flooding will pass after these tides. Remain vigilant and remember, it is your responsibility to take actions which help protect yourself and your property. Advice and information is also available through Floodline on 0345 9881188. This FLOOD WARNING is now in force until further notice and was sent by phone and sms free of charge to registered customers of our Floodline direct warning service. If you havent already signed up to receive free flood messages, please call Floodline or register online at sepa.org.uk/floodingsignup. Your Floodline quick dial number for this area is 22376


Flood Warning issued on 11 Feb 2020 18:28
Findhorn to Lossiemouth
An updated FLOOD WARNING has been issued for Findhorn to Lossiemouth. A combination of high tides and prevailing weather conditions means that flooding from the sea is expected to affect low lying land, roads and properties along Moray Firth from Findhorn to Lossiemouth. The harbour at Burghead could be affected by coastal flooding. Flooding impacts are possible around the time of the high tide on Wednesday at 02:00 GMT. Sea levels are expected to be lower than experienced around the Tuesday afternoon high tide, however with variable wind and wave conditions there is a risk from wave related impacts in places. Remain vigilant and remember, it is your responsibility to take actions which help protect yourself and your property. Advice and information is also available through Floodline on 0345 9881188. This FLOOD WARNING UPDATE is now in force until further notice and was sent by phone and sms free of charge to registered customers of our Floodline direct warning service. If you havent already signed up to receive free flood messages, please call Floodline or register online at sepa.org.uk/floodingsignup. Your Floodline quick dial number for this area is 22376


Flood Warning issued on 10 Feb 2020 15:26
Findhorn to Lossiemouth
An updated FLOOD WARNING has been issued for Findhorn to Lossiemouth. A combination of high tides, strong winds and storm surge means that flooding from the sea is expected to affect low lying land, roads and properties along Moray Firth from Findhorn to Lossiemouth. The harbour at Burghead could be affected by coastal flooding. Flooding is expected around the times of the high tides on Tuesday at 01:30 and 13:30 GMT. Remain vigilant and remember, it is your responsibility to take actions which help protect yourself and your property. Advice and information is also available through Floodline on 0345 9881188. This FLOOD WARNING UPDATE is now in force until further notice and was sent by phone and sms free of charge to registered customers of our Floodline direct warning service. If you havent already signed up to receive free flood messages, please call Floodline or register online at sepa.org.uk/floodingsignup. Your Floodline quick dial number for this area is 22376


Flood Warning issued on 9 Feb 2020 14:59
Findhorn to Lossiemouth
An updated FLOOD WARNING has been issued for Findhorn to Lossiemouth. A combination of high tides, strong winds and storm surge means that flooding from the sea is expected to affect low lying land, roads and properties along Moray Firth from Findhorn to Lossiemouth. Low lying parts of at risk of flooding in Lossiemouth include, the Marina, Marina Quay, Seatown Road and Seatown. The harbour at Burghead could be affected by coastal flooding. Flooding is expected around the times of the high tides on Sunday at 00.00 GMT and Monday 13.00 GMT. There could be a small chance of flooding during Tuesdays 01.00 GMT high tide. An updated flood warning will be issued on Monday if the situation changes for Tuesdays high tide. Remain vigilant and remember, it is your responsibility to take actions which help protect yourself and your property. Advice and information is also available through Floodline on 0345 9881188. This FLOOD WARNING UPDATE is now in force until further notice and was sent by phone and sms free of charge to registered customers of our Floodline direct warning service. If you havent already signed up to receive free flood messages, please call Floodline or register online at sepa.org.uk/floodingsignup. Your Floodline quick dial number for this area is 22376


Flood Warning issued on 8 Feb 2020 17:57
Findhorn to Lossiemouth
A FLOOD WARNING update has been issued for Findhorn to Lossiemouth. A combination of high tides, strong winds and storm surge means that flooding from the sea is expected to affect low lying land, roads and properties along Moray Firth from Findhorn to Lossiemouth. Low lying parts of at risk of flooding in Lossiemouth include, the Marina, Marina Quay, Seatown Road and Seatown. The harbour at Burghead could be affected by coastal flooding. Flooding is expected around the times of the high tides on Sunday at 12.00 and 00.00 GMT. More flooding is possible on Monday. An updated flood warning for Mondays high tides will be provided during Sunday. Remain vigilant and remember, it is your responsibility to take actions which help protect yourself and your property. Advice and information is available through Floodline on 0345 9881188. This FLOOD WARNING UPDATE is now in force until further notice. If you havent already signed up to receive free flood messages, please call Floodline or register online at sepa.org.uk/floodingsignup. Your Floodline quick dial number for this area is 22376


Flood Warning issued on 8 Feb 2020 17:01
Findhorn to Lossiemouth
A FLOOD WARNING has been issued for Findhorn to Lossiemouth. A combination of high tides, strong winds and storm surge means that flooding from the sea is expected to affect low lying land, roads and properties along Moray Firth from Findhorn to Lossiemouth. Low lying parts of at risk of flooding in Lossiemouth include, the Marina, Marina Quay, Seatown Road and Seatown. The harbour at Burghead could be affected by coastal flooding. Flooding is expected around the times of the high tides on Sunday at 12.00 and 00.00 GMT. More flooding is possible on Monday. An updated flood warning for Monday?s high tides will be provided during Sunday. Remain vigilant and remember, it is your responsibility to take actions which help protect yourself and your property. Advice and information is also available through Floodline on 0345 9881188. This FLOOD WARNING is now in force until further notice and was sent by phone and sms free of charge to registered customers of our Floodline direct warning service. If you havent already signed up to receive free flood messages, please call Floodline or register online at sepa.org.uk/floodingsignup. Your Floodline quick dial number for this area is 22376


Flood Warning issued on 14 Jan 2020 16:45
Findhorn to Lossiemouth
A FLOOD WARNING update has been issued for Findhorn to Lossiemouth. A combination of high tides and prevailing weather conditions means that there is a risk flooding from the sea along the coast from Findhorn to Lossiemouth. Seatown and areas around the caravan park in Lossiemouth may be at risk from high water levels. The highest water levels have now passed but there may still be a risk of flooding around the times of the next two high tides, on Tuesday night around 3:30am and Wednesday around 3:30pm. Remain vigilant and remember, it is your responsibility to take actions which help protect yourself and your property. Advice and information is available through Floodline on 0345 9881188. This FLOOD WARNING UPDATE is now in force until further notice. If you havent already signed up to receive free flood messages, please call Floodline or register online at sepa.org.uk/floodingsignup. Your Floodline quick dial number for this area is 22376


Flood Warning issued on 13 Jan 2020 15:08
Findhorn to Lossiemouth
A FLOOD WARNING has been issued for Findhorn to Lossiemouth. A combination of high tides and prevailing weather conditions means that there is a risk flooding from the sea along the coast from Findhorn to Lossiemouth. Seatown and areas around the caravan park in Lossiemouth may be at risk from high water levels. Flooding impacts are expected a few hours either side of the high tide on Tuesday at 2:45pm. Remain vigilant and remember, it is your responsibility to take actions which help protect yourself and your property. Advice and information is also available through Floodline on 0345 9881188. This FLOOD WARNING is now in force until further notice and was sent by phone and sms free of charge to registered customers of our Floodline direct warning service. If you havent already signed up to receive free flood messages, please call Floodline or register online at sepa.org.uk/floodingsignup. Your Floodline quick dial number for this area is 22376


Flood Warning issued on 28 Nov 2019 11:01
Findhorn to Lossiemouth
A FLOOD WARNING update has been issued for Findhorn to Lossiemouth. Strong northerly winds combined with spring tides mean there is a risk of flooding from waves along the Moray coast. Low lying parts of Findhorn, Burghead and Lossiemouth are at risk of flooding. Areas with most likelihood of problems in Lossiemouth are around the harbour, Seatown and Seatown Road. There is a risk from high waves during the period a few hours either side of the high tide at 1300hrs on Thursday afternoon but conditions are expected to be less hazardous than those experienced around the early Thursday morning high tide. Remain vigilant and remember, it is your responsibility to take actions which help protect yourself and your property. Advice and information is available through Floodline on 0345 9881188. This FLOOD WARNING UPDATE is now in force until further notice. If you havent already signed up to receive free flood messages, please call Floodline or register online at sepa.org.uk/floodingsignup. Your Floodline quick dial number for this area is 22376


Flood Warning issued on 27 Nov 2019 11:37
Findhorn to Lossiemouth
A FLOOD WARNING has been issued for Findhorn to Lossiemouth. Strong northerly winds combined with spring tides mean there is a risk of flooding from waves along the Moray coast. Low lying parts of Findhorn, Burghead and Lossiemouth are at risk of flooding. Areas with most likelihood of problems in Lossiemouth are around the harbour, Seatown and Seatown Road. The worst conditions are expected for a few hours around the time of the high tide on Wednesday night. There is a risk from high waves between 11pm on Wednesday night and 2am on Thursday morning. Conditions will also be fresh around the time of the morning tides on Wednesday and Thursday, but the risk at those times is less than on Wednesday night. Remain vigilant and remember, it is your responsibility to take actions which help protect yourself and your property. Advice and information is also available through Floodline on 0345 9881188. This FLOOD WARNING is now in force until further notice and was sent by phone and sms free of charge to registered customers of our Floodline direct warning service. If you havent already signed up to receive free flood messages, please call Floodline or register online at sepa.org.uk/floodingsignup. Your Floodline quick dial number for this area is 22376