Flood Alert Info - The River Bure, Spixworth Beck and surrounding Becks

Area Description

The River Bure, Spixworth Beck and surrounding Becks.
This is a Flood Alert Area. For this area the highest level of flood notification that you will receive is a Flood Alert. No Flood Warnings or Severe Flood Warnings are issued for this area.
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Flood Alert History

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Historical Flood Alert Messages for this Area


Flood Alert issued on 29 Feb 2020 18:29
Bure, Spixworth Beck
This message has been issued because there is a possibility of some minor flooding to low lying land, roads and riverside areas from now until tomorrow morning, Sunday 01/03/2020. River levels are currently high, but are expected to start to drop back down to more normal levels later tonight. We are not expecting the situation to escalate, or to issue any further warning messages for this area at this time. The forecast is for continued unsettled weather over the next couple of days. Take care on riverside footpaths and don't put yourself in unnecessary danger. We are monitoring the situation and will update this message as necessary.


Flood Alert issued on 29 Feb 2020 08:32
Bure, Spixworth Beck
This message has been issued because there is a possibility of some minor flooding to low lying land, roads and riverside areas over the next few hours and into this afternoon, Saturday 29/02/2020. We are currently seeing higher river levels than normal in the area of Spixworth. We are not expecting the situation to escalate, or to issue any further warning messages for this area at this time. The forecast is for some further scattered showers with a heavy burst of rain this morning, Saturday 29/02/2020. Take care on riverside footpaths and don't put yourself in unnecessary danger. We are monitoring the situation and will update this message as necessary.


Flood Alert issued on 24 Feb 2020 10:08
Bure, Spixworth Beck
This message has been issued because there is a possibility of some minor flooding to low lying land, roads and riverside areas from now until tomorrow morning, Tuesday 25th February 2020. River levels are expected to continue to rise, particularly around Spixworth. The forecast is for stready rainfall throughout this morning and into the early afternoon. Take care on riverside footpaths and don't put yourself in unnecessary danger. We are monitoring the situation and will update this message as necessary.


Flood Alert issued on 16 Jan 2020 10:51
Bure, Spixworth Beck
This message has been issued because there is a possibility of some minor flooding to low lying land, roads and riverside areas through today, Thursday 16 January. River levels continue to remain higher than normal following recent rainfall. The forecast is for further rainfall through this evening and overnight. Take care on riverside footpaths and don't put yourself in unnecessary danger. We are monitoring the situation and will update this message as necessary.


Flood Alert issued on 15 Jan 2020 08:30
Bure, Spixworth Beck
This message has been issued because there is a possibility of some minor flooding to low lying land, roads and riverside areas from now until this afternoon, Wednesday 15th January. River levels are expected to continue to rise due to the heavy rainfall last night. We are not currently expecting the situation to escalate, or to issue any further warning messages for this area at this time. The forecast is for the rain to finish by 10am and then become mostly dry for the next 24hrs. Take care on riverside footpaths and don't put yourself in unnecessary danger. We are monitoring the situation and will update this message as necessary.


Flood Alert issued on 10 Jan 2020 08:02
Bure, Spixworth Beck
This message has been issued because there is a possibility of some minor flooding to low lying land, roads and riverside areas until this afternoon, Friday 10th January. River levels are beginning to drop but will remain responsive to further rainfall. We are not currently expecting the situation to escalate, or to issue any further warning messages for this area at this time. The forecast is for a mainly dry day today with some unsettled weather in the following couple of days. Take care on riverside footpaths and don't put yourself in unnecessary danger. We are monitoring the situation and will update this message as necessary.


Flood Alert issued on 22 Dec 2019 09:19
Bure, Spixworth Beck
This message has been issued because there is a possibility of some minor flooding to low lying land, roads and riverside areas. River levels are beginning to drop but will remain responsive to further rainfall. The forecast for today, Sunday 22 December 2019, is to be largely dry. We are not currently expecting the situation to escalate. Take care on riverside footpaths and don't put yourself in unnecessary danger. We are closely monitoring the situation.


Flood Alert issued on 21 Dec 2019 07:43
Bure, Spixworth Beck
This message has been issued because there is a possibility of some minor flooding to low lying land, roads and riverside areas. River levels are beginning to drop but will remain responsive to further rainfall. The forecast is for further showers this morning which could be heavy at times. Flood water is dangerous. Don't put yourself or others at risk. We are monitoring the situation and will update this message as necessary.


Flood Alert issued on 20 Dec 2019 09:42
Bure, Spixworth Beck
This message has been issued because there may be some issues with surface water flooding and difficult driving conditions. The rivers are reacting quickly and rising sharply in response to the rainfall. The forecast is for further light rain during the day Friday 20 December 2019. Further showers are forecast for tomorrow, but these are not expected to be heavy. Take care on riverside footpaths and don't put yourself in unnecessary danger. We are closely monitoring the situation.


Flood Alert issued on 19 Dec 2019 10:57
Bure, Spixworth Beck
This message has been issued because there is a possibility of some minor flooding to low lying land, roads and riverside areas. Water levels are high on the Spixworth Beck following the overnight rainfall. The forecast is for minimal rainfall during today with more rain forecast overnight, Thursday 19 December 2019. Further showers are forecast for tomorrow, but these are not expected to be heavy. Take care on riverside footpaths and don't put yourself in unnecessary danger. We are monitoring the situation and will update this message as necessary.


Flood Alert issued on 13 Dec 2019 08:37
Bure, Spixworth Beck
This message has been issued because there is a possibility of some minor flooding to low lying land, roads and riverside areas. River levels are currently high due to rainfall yesterday evening and overnight. The forecast is for some further showers this morning before clearing later today. Whilst river levels could increase further we expect them to start to drop back down to more normal levels later today. The forecast is for some showers through tomorrow. Take care on riverside footpaths and don't put yourself in unnecessary danger. We are monitoring the situation and will update this message as necessary.


Flood Alert issued on 28 Nov 2019 16:18
Bure, Spixworth Beck
This message has been issued because there is a possibility of some minor flooding to low lying land, roads and riverside areas from now until tomorrow morning Friday 29th November. River levels are expected to start to drop back down to more normal levels shortly with the peak around Ingworth. We are not currently expecting the situation to escalate, or to issue any further warning messages for this area at this time. The forecast is for continued unsettled weather over the next couple of days. Take care on riverside footpaths and don't put yourself in unnecessary danger. We are monitoring the situation and will update this message as necessary.


Flood Alert issued on 28 Nov 2019 09:27
Bure, Spixworth Beck
This message has been issued because there is a possibility of some minor flooding to low lying land, roads and riverside areas from now until tomorrow morning, Friday 29th November. River levels are expected to continue to rise following the rainfall yesterday and last night with the peak currently around Corpusty. The levels around Spixworth have now fallen below flooding threshold. We are not expecting the situation to escalate, or to issue any further warning messages for this area at this time. The forecast is for continued unsettled weather over the next couple of days. Flood water is dangerous. Don't put yourself or others at risk. We are monitoring the situation and will update this message as necessary.


Flood Alert issued on 27 Nov 2019 12:00
Bure, Spixworth Beck
This message has been issued because there is a possibility of some minor flooding to low lying land, roads and riverside areas throughout today, Wednesday 27th November 2019. River levels are currently high around Spixworth following the overnight rain and will remain responsive to further rainfall. We are not currently expecting the situation to escalate, or to issue any further warning messages for this area at this time. The forecast is for showers to get more scattered and less intense through the day as we move into more settled weather. Take care on riverside footpaths and don't put yourself in unnecessary danger. We are monitoring the situation and will update this message as necessary.


Flood Alert issued on 14 Nov 2019 15:30
Bure, Spixworth Beck
This message has been issued because there is a possibility of some minor flooding to low lying land, roads and riverside areas from now until tomorrow morning, Friday 15th November. We are currently seeing higher river levels than normal in the area of Spixworth. We are not currently expecting the situation to escalate, or to issue any further warning messages for this area at this time. The forecast is for continued unsettled weather over the next couple of days. Take care on riverside footpaths and don't put yourself in unnecessary danger. We are monitoring the situation and will update this message as necessary.


Flood Alert issued on 7 Oct 2019 16:30
Bure, Spixworth Beck
This message has been issued because there remains the possibility of some minor flooding to low lying land, roads and riverside areas over the next few hours and into this evening, Monday 7th October. The forecast is for light rainfall this afternoon and into this evening. Take care on riverside footpaths and don't put yourself in unnecessary danger. We are monitoring the situation and will update this message tomorrow morning.


Flood Alert issued on 7 Oct 2019 09:33
Bure, Spixworth Beck
This message has been issued because there remains a possibility of some minor flooding to low lying land, roads and riverside areas from now until this evening, Monday 7th October 2019. River levels are beginning to drop but will remain responsive to further rainfall. The forecast is for further light rainfall and this alert will remain in place until the risk of flooding has passed. Take care on riverside footpaths and don't put yourself in unnecessary danger. We are monitoring the situation and will update this message this afternoon, Monday 7th October 2019.


Flood Alert issued on 6 Oct 2019 19:07
Bure, Spixworth Beck
This message has been issued because there remains a possibility of some minor flooding to low lying land, roads and riverside areas over the next couple of hours. River levels have now peaked at Spixworth but will remain high overnight throughout the Bure catchment. The forecast is for no further rainfall throughout this evening and overnight. Take care on riverside footpaths and don't put yourself in unnecessary danger. We are monitoring the situation and will update this message tomorrow, Monday 7th October 2019.


Flood Alert issued on 6 Oct 2019 13:00
Bure, Spixworth Beck
This message has been issued because there is a possibility of some minor flooding to low lying land, roads and riverside areas this afternoon, Sunday 6th October 2019. The Spixworth Beck and River Bure are reacting quickly and rising sharply in response to the rainfall overnight and this morning. The forecast is for heavy rainfall throughout today and into this evening. Take care on riverside footpaths and don't put yourself in unnecessary danger. We are closely monitoring the situation and will update this message when necessary.


Flood Alert issued on 13 Jun 2019 17:29
Bure, Spixworth Beck
This message has been issued because there is a continued risk of minor flooding to low lying land, roads and riverside areas through this afternoon and evening, Thursday 13th June. River levels are falling but will remain responsive to further rainfall. We are not currently expecting the situation to escalate, or to issue any further warning messages for this area at this time. The forecast is for more rainfall this afternoon and evening with heavy isolated showers possible which could lead to some surface water problems. Take care on riverside footpaths and don't put yourself in unnecessary danger. We are monitoring the situation and will update this message as necessary.


Flood Alert issued on 13 Jun 2019 08:44
Bure, Spixworth Beck
This message has been issued because there is a continued possibility of some minor flooding to low lying land, roads and riverside areas through today, Thursday 13 June. Further rain overnight has kept river levels high. We are not currently expecting the situation to escalate, or to issue any further warning messages for this area at this time. The forecast is for rainfall through this morning and afternoon, some of which could be heavy at times. Take care on riverside footpaths and don't put yourself in unnecessary danger. We are monitoring the situation and will update this message as necessary.


Flood Alert issued on 12 Jun 2019 14:27
Bure, Spixworth Beck
This message has been issued because there is a continued risk of minor flooding to low lying land, roads and riverside areas through this afternoon and evening, Wednesday 12th June. River levels are falling but will remain responsive to further rainfall. We are not currently expecting the situation to escalate, or to issue any further warning messages for this area at this time.The forecast is for some heavy rainfall this afternoon and evening which will pass quickly, but which may be intense and could lead to some surface water problems. Take care on riverside footpaths and don't put yourself in unnecessary danger. We are monitoring the situation and will update this message as necessary.


Flood Alert issued on 12 Jun 2019 08:57
Bure, Spixworth Beck
This message has been issued because there is continued minor flooding to low lying land, roads and riverside areas (especially in the Spixworth to Hoveton area) until this evening, Wednesday 12th June. River levels are beginning to drop but will remain responsive to further rainfall. We are not currently expecting the situation to escalate, or to issue any further warning messages for this area at this time. The forecast is for some heavy rainfall this afternoon which will pass quickly, but which may be intense and could lead to some surface water problems. Take care on riverside footpaths and don't put yourself in unnecessary danger. We are monitoring the situation and will update this message as necessary.


Flood Alert issued on 11 Jun 2019 14:49
Bure, Spixworth Beck
This message has been issued because there is a possibility of some minor flooding to low lying land, roads and riverside areas from now until tomorrow morning, Wednesday 12th June. River levels are currently high and staying high due to the continued rainfall. The levels should return to normal by tomorrow morning. We are not currently expecting the situation to escalate, or to issue any further warning messages for this area at this time. The forecast is for continued unsettled weather over the next couple of days. Take care on riverside footpaths and don't put yourself in unnecessary danger. We are monitoring the situation and will update this message as necessary.


Flood Alert issued on 11 Jun 2019 08:26
Bure, Spixworth Beck
This message has been issued because there is a possibility of some minor flooding to low lying land, roads and riverside areas from now until tomorrow morning, Wednesday 12th June. River levels are currently high, but are expected to start to drop back down to more normal levels later today. We are not currently expecting the situation to escalate, or to issue any further warning messages for this area at this time. The forecast is for continued unsettled weather over the next couple of days. Take care on riverside footpaths and don't put yourself in unnecessary danger. We are monitoring the situation and will update this message as necessary.


Flood Alert issued on 1 Nov 2018 15:57
Bure, Spixworth Beck
This message has been issued because there is a possibility of some minor flooding to low lying land, roads and riverside areas around Spixworth from now until tomorrow morning, 2nd November. River levels are expected to continue to rise. The forecast is for continued rainfall throughout today and into this evening. Take care on riverside footpaths and don't put yourself in unnecessary danger. We are monitoring the situation and will update this message as necessary.


Flood Alert issued on 1 May 2018 15:39
Bure, Spixworth Beck
This message has been issued because of the steady rainfall yesterday, Monday 30th April 2018. This means that river levels remain high, particularly around Spixworth. The forecast is for a dry day on Tuesday before some more unsettled weather moves in from the west on Wednesday. We are expecting river levels to slowly fall over the next 12 hours. Standing water will be visible in floodplain areas, and riverside footpaths may be flooded. We will continue to closely monitor levels and update this message as necessary.


Flood Alert issued on 30 Apr 2018 14:38
Bure, Spixworth Beck
This message has been issued because of the heavy rainfall over the past 12 hours. This means that river levels are expected to continue to rise over the next 24 hours and are currently highest around Spixworth. The forecast is for continued heavy rainfall until the morning of Tuesday 1st May. We are expecting river levels to rise quickly in response to the rainfall and remain responsive to tonight's rain. There is the possibility of some minor flooding to low lying land, roads and riverside gardens. We will continue to closely monitor levels and update this message as necessary. Take care along riverside paths and do not take any unnecessary risks.


Flood Alert issued on 3 Apr 2018 09:27
Bure, Spixworth Beck
This message has been issued because of steady rainfall over the Easter Bank Holiday. This means that river levels remain high across the catchment, particularly around Ingworth. The forecast is for no significant rainfall today, Tuesday 3rd April. We are expecting river levels to slowly fall over the next 24 hours. Standing water will be visible in floodplain areas, and riverside footpaths may be flooded. Do not take unnecessary risks. We will continue to closely monitor levels and update this message as necessary.


Flood Alert issued on 2 Apr 2018 17:25
Bure, Spixworth Beck
This message has been issued because of the steady rainfall today, Monday 2nd April. This means that we are currently seeing higher river levels than normal in the upper Bure. The forecast is for no significant rainfall on Monday evening into Tuesday. We are expecting river levels to rise, stabilise and remain high for the next 12 hours. There is the possibility of some minor flooding to low lying land, roads and riverside gardens. Take care on riverside footpaths and don't put yourself in any unnecessary danger. We will continue to closely monitor levels and update this message as necessary.


Flood Alert issued on 2 Apr 2018 10:06
Bure, Spixworth Beck
This message has been issued because of steady rainfall today, Monday 2nd April. This means that river levels are now starting to rise in response to recent rainfall. The forecast is for continued rain until midday. We are expecting river levels to rise before peaking this afternoon and slowly falling in the early evening. There is the possibility of some minor flooding to low lying land, roads and riverside gardens. Take care on riverside footpaths and don't put yourself in any unnecessary danger. We will continue to closely monitor levels and update this message as necessary.


Flood Alert issued on 10 Feb 2018 10:46
Bure, Spixworth Beck
This message has been issued because of further rainfall forecast for this afternoon and this evening. This means that catchments are saturated and responsive to further rainfall in this area. The forecast is for light rainfall this afternoon followed by heavier rain this evening. We are expecting river levels to remain responsive to further rainfall on the saturated catchment. There is the possibility of some minor flooding to low lying land, roads and riverside gardens. We will continue to monitor levels closely and update this message as necessary.


Flood Alert issued on 9 Feb 2018 13:50
Bure, Spixworth Beck
This message has been issued because of the rainfall during today with more forecast for the next 24hrs. This means that river levels will remain high as watercourses continue to react to the rainfall. The River Bure is rising steadily near Corpusty and the forecast is for more rain today and tomorrow. We expect river levels to remain high as they respond to further rainfall on the saturated catchment. The combination of ground conditions, existing river levels and rain forecast, gives a high risk of flooding of low-lying land over the next 24 hours. We will continue to closely monitor levels and update this message as necessary.


Flood Alert issued on 31 Dec 2017 16:41
Bure, Spixworth Beck
This message has been issued because of the steady rainfall over the last few days This means that river levels are remaining high as watercourses continue to react to the recent rainfall. The forecast is for a period of scattered showers through the next 24 hours. We are expecting river levels to remain high but will start to recede in the upper parts of the catchments, but remain reactive to any further rainfall. Property flooding due to high river levels is not expected, but there may be some issues with surface water flooding. We will continue to closely monitor levels and update this message as necessary.


Flood Alert issued on 31 Dec 2017 09:34
Bure, Spixworth Beck
This message has been issued because of the steady rainfall over the last few days. This means that river levels are remaining high as watercourses continue to react to the recent rainfall. The forecast is for some scattered showers through the next 24 hours. We are expecting river levels to remain high and fluctuate in response to any rainfall. Property flooding due to high river levels is not expected, but there may be some issues with surface water flooding. We will continue to closely monitor levels and update this message as necessary.


Flood Alert issued on 30 Dec 2017 17:30
Bure, Spixworth Beck
This message has been issued because of the steady rainfall over the last few days This means that river levels are remaining high as watercourses continue to react to the recent rainfall. The forecast is for showers through the night which will keep river levels high and fluctuating. We are expecting river levels to peak and begin to recede however further rainfall is likely to cause levels to rise. Property flooding due to high river levels is not expected, but there may be some issues with surface water flooding. We will continue to closely monitor levels and update this message as necessary.


Flood Alert issued on 30 Dec 2017 09:12
Bure, Spixworth Beck
This message has been issued because of the persistent heavy rainfall that is currently affecting this area. This means that we are currently seeing higher river levels than normal in the area of Ingworth, Corpusty and Spixworth. The forecast is for continued unsettled weather over the next couple of days. We are expecting river levels to remain responsive to further rainfall on the saturated catchment. There is the possibility of some minor flooding to low lying land, roads and riverside gardens. We will continue to closely monitor levels and update this message as necessary.


Flood Alert issued on 29 Dec 2017 16:30
Bure, Spixworth Beck
This message has been issued because of the persistent heavy rainfall this morning that is still affecting this area. This means that river levels are expected to continue to rise over the next new hours, especially near Corpusty. The forecast is for light rain for the rest of the day with a band of rainfall overnight. We are expecting river levels to rise and will peak soon, remaining high until tomorrow morning. There is the possibility of some minor flooding to low lying land, roads and riverside gardens. We will continue to closely monitor levels and update this message as necessary.


Flood Alert issued on 29 Dec 2017 08:19
Bure, Spixworth Beck
This message has been issued because of the steady rainfall over the last few days This means that river levels are remaining high as watercourses continue to react to the recent rainfall. The forecast is for showers throughout this morning with some localised heavy bursts which will keep rivers fluctuating. We are expecting river levels to drop but currently still remain above the alert level. Any further rainfall will cause the river levels to rise again Property flooding due to high river levels is not expected, but there may be some issues with surface water flooding. We will continue to closely monitor levels and update this message as necessary.


Flood Alert issued on 28 Dec 2017 18:22
Bure, Spixworth Beck
This message has been issued because of the steady rainfall over the last 2 days This means that river levels are remaining high as watercourses continue to react to the recent rainfall. The forecast is for a period of dry weather through the night but further rainfall is expected during Friday morning We are expecting river levels to peak and begin to drop through the night but to remain responsive to further rainfall. Property flooding due to high river levels is not expected, but there may be some issues with surface water flooding. We will continue to closely monitor levels and update this message as necessary.


Flood Alert issued on 28 Dec 2017 09:32
Bure, Spixworth Beck
This message has been issued because of the steady rainfall over the last 2 days. This means that river levels are remaining high as watercourses continue to react to the recent rainfall. The forecast is for a period of dry weather during Thursday but further rain is expected on Friday morning. We are expecting river levels to slowly recede throughout today. Property flooding due to high river levels is not expected, but there may be some issues with surface water flooding. We will continue to closely monitor levels and update this message as necessary.


Flood Alert issued on 27 Dec 2017 16:33
Bure, Spixworth Beck
This message has been issued because of the steady rainfall over the last 22 hours. This means that river levels are expected to continue to rise over the next few hours however the worst of the rainfall has passed and further impacts will be limited. The forecast is for the rainfall to ease off this evening and a period of dry weather to follow on Thursday. We are expecting river levels to rise and remain high for the next few hours and receding overnight. Property flooding due to high river levels is not expected, but there may be some issues with surface water flooding. We will continue to closely monitor levels and update this message as necessary.


Flood Alert issued on 27 Dec 2017 06:21
Bure, Spixworth Beck
This message has been issued because of the rainfall over the last 12 hours. This means that river levels are expected to continue to rise over the next few hours and the river is likely to react quickly to any further rain later today. The forecast is for continued rainfall throughout today. We are expecting river levels to rise and remain high until this evening. Property flooding due to high river levels is not expected, but there may be some issues with surface water flooding. We will continue to closely monitor levels and update this message as necessary.


Flood Alert issued on 1 Dec 2017 07:28
Bure, Spixworth Beck
This message has been issued because of the scattered and wintery rainfall over the last 24 hours. This means that the River Bure is rising steadily and now peaked near Corpusty. The forecast is for continued unsettled weather over the rest of the day. We are expecting river levels to remain high, but soon start to slowly recede in the upper parts of the River Bure. There is the possibility of some minor flooding to low lying land, roads and riverside gardens. We will continue to closely monitor levels and update this message as necessary.


Flood Alert issued on 29 Nov 2017 15:43
Bure, Spixworth Beck
This message has been issued because of the rainfall over the last 24hrs. This means that river levels are expected to continue to rise over the next few hours until this evening (29/11/17). The forecast is for continued unsettled weather over the next couple of days. We are expecting river levels to peak and begin to drop later this evening but to remain responsive to further rainfall. There is the possibility of some minor flooding to low lying land, roads and riverside gardens. We will continue to closely monitor levels and update this message as necessary.


Flood Alert issued on 28 Jun 2017 07:50
Bure, Spixworth Beck
This message has been issued because of the persistent heavy rainfall that is currently affecting this area. This means that river levels are expected to continue to rise over the next few hours. The forecast is for showers to get more scattered and less intense through the day as we move into more settled weather. We are expecting river levels to rise steadily in response to the rainfall. We will continue to closely monitor levels and update this message as necessary.