Flood Warning Info - The Spixworth Beck

Area Description

The Spixworth Beck from Horsham St Faith to Crostwick.
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

The red highlighted area on the map below outlines the 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 6 Oct 2019 19:01
Spixworth Beck
This message has been issued because there remains a possibility of some flooding of homes and businesses over the next couple of hours. River levels have now peaked at Spixworth but will remain high overnight throughout the upper Bure catchment. The area most at risk is Beck Lane Ford at Horsham St Faith. The forecast is for no further rainfall throughout this evening and overnight. Flood water is dangerous. Don't put yourself or others at risk. We are monitoring the situation and will update this message tomorrow, Monday 7th October 2019.


Flood Warning issued on 6 Oct 2019 15:39
Spixworth Beck
This message has been issued because there is a possibility of some flooding of homes and businesses over the next few hours and into this evening, Sunday 6th October 2019. River levels are expected to continue to rise over the next couple of hours. The area most at risk is Beck Lane Ford at Horsham St Faith. The forecast is for further rainfall into this evening. Be ready to take action to protect your property if flooding is expected. We are monitoring the situation and will update this message as necessary.