Flood Warning Info - River Ouse at Riccall

Area Description

Properties on the East bank of the River Ouse near Riccall.
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 23 Jan 2021 10:06
River Ouse
This flood warning remains in force due to high river levels, following persistent heavy rainfall from Storm Christoph. The particular areas at risk are around Landing Lane in Riccall. Levels at Cawood are continuing to fall slowly, but will remain high throughout the weekend. Levels in York peaked on Friday 22/01/2021 and remain well above normal, but are expected to continue slowly falling over the weekend. No significant rainfall is forecast for the next 24 hours but further unsettled weather is expected next week. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses, and do not drive through flood water. Please see the GOV.UK website for a 5 day flood forecast, and up to date river levels. We are closely monitoring the situation and will update this message in 8 hours, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 23 Jan 2021 02:38
River Ouse
This flood warning remains in force due to high river levels, following persistent heavy rainfall from Storm Christoph. The particular areas at risk are around Landing Lane in Riccall. Levels at Cawood are continuing to fall slowly, but will remain high throughout the weekend. Levels in York peaked on Friday 22/01/2021 and remain well above normal, but are expected to continue falling over the weekend. No significant rainfall is forecast for the next 24 hours but further unsettled weather is expected next week. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses, and do not drive through flood water. Please see the GOV.UK website for a 5 day flood forecast, and up to date river levels. We are closely monitoring the situation and will update this message in 8 hours, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 22 Jan 2021 20:56
River Ouse
This flood warning remains in force due to high river levels following persistent heavy rainfall from Storm Christoph. The particular areas at risk are around Landing Lane in Riccall. The level at Cawood is 7.7m and is steady. Levels on the Ouse will remain high. Levels in York peaked earlier today, 22/01/2021. No further significant rainfall is forecast for today or tomorrow. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses and do not drive through flood water. Please see the GOV.UK website for a 5 day flood forecast. We are closely monitoring the situation and will update this message on in 8 hours, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 22 Jan 2021 11:58
River Ouse
This Flood Warning remains in force due to high river levels following persistent heavy rainfall over the last 48 hours. The particular areas at risk are around Landing Lane in Riccall. The level at Cawood is 7.7m and is steady. Levels on the Ouse will remain high and are expected to peak upstream in York today, 22/01/2021. No further significant rainfall is forecast for today or tomorrow. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses and do not drive through flood water. Please see the GOV.UK website for a 5 day flood forecast. We are closely monitoring the situation and will update this message on Friday evening, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 22 Jan 2021 03:41
River Ouse
The Flood Warning has been issued due to high river levels following persistent heavy rainfall over the last 48 hours. The particular areas at risk are around Landing Lane in Riccall. The level at Cawood is 7.7m and rising slowly. Levels on the Ouse will remain high and are expected to peak upstream in York early Friday morning, 22/01/2021. No further significant rainfall is forecast for today or tomorrow. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses and do not drive through flood water. Please see the GOV.UK website for a 5 day flood forecast. We are closely monitoring the situation and will update this message on Friday morning, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 21 Jan 2021 19:30
River Ouse
The Flood Warning has been issued due to high river levels following persistent heavy rainfall over the last 48 hours. The particular areas at risk are around Landing Lane in Riccall. The level at Cawood is 7.7m and rising slowly. Levels on the Ouse will remain high and are expected to peak upstream in York early Friday morning, 22/01/2021. No further significant rainfall is forecast for today or tomorrow. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses and do not drive through flood water. Please see the GOV.UK website for a 5 day flood forecast. We are closely monitoring the situation and will update this message in 8 hours, or as the situation changes.