Flood Warning Info - North Sea at Staithes

Area Description

Cowbar, The Cod and Lobster Public House, and adjacent properties and roads including properties on the Cowbar side of Staithes Beck.
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


Flood Warning issued on 9 Feb 2020 21:45
North Sea
This flood warning is in force due to overtopping waves and windblown spray that are expected between 04:00 and 05:00 tomorrow morning 10/02/20. This is as a result of Storm Ciara causing strong winds and large waves due to high astronomical tides. Areas most at risk are properties at Cowbar. Our area incident room is open and we are closely monitoring the forecast. This message will be updated tomorrow morning or sooner, if the situation should change.


Flood Warning issued on 1 Oct 2019 04:24
North Sea
Overtopping of roads and low-lying coastal areas is possible as a result of high spring tides. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland is possible between 5.15am and 6.45am on Tuesday 1st October. Areas most at risk are properties bordering Staithes Beck, including those on Beckside and the High Street down to the Cod and Lobster Public House. Our incident response staff are closely monitoring the situation and forecasts. Please be careful along beaches, promenades, coastal footpaths and roads as large waves and sea spray could be dangerous. This message will be updated in 8 hours, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 30 Sep 2019 21:37
North Sea
Overtopping of roads and low-lying coastal areas is possible as a result of high spring tides. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland is possible between 5.15am and 6.45am on Tuesday 1st October. Areas most at risk are properties bordering Staithes Beck, including those on Beckside and the High Street down to the Cod and Lobster Public House. Our incident response staff are closely monitoring the situation and forecasts. Please be careful along beaches, promenades, coastal footpaths and roads as large waves and sea spray could be dangerous. This message will be updated in 8 hours, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 30 Sep 2019 13:31
North Sea
Overtopping of roads and low-lying coastal areas is possible as a result of high spring tides. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland is possible between 4.15am and 6.15am on Tuesday 1st October. Areas most at risk are properties bordering Staithes Beck, including those on Beckside and the High Street down to the Cod and Lobster Public House. Our incident response staff are closely monitoring the situation and forecasts. Please be careful along beaches, promenades, coastal footpaths and roads as large waves and sea spray could be dangerous. This message will be updated in 8 hours, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 30 Sep 2019 03:30
North Sea
Overtopping waves and spray are expected as a result of high spring tides and are expected between 3am and 7am on 30/9/19. Areas most at risk are properties at Cowbar. Our incident response staff are closely monitoring the situation and forecasts. Please be careful along beaches, promenades, coastal footpaths and roads as large waves and sea spray could be dangerous. This message will be updated in 8 hours, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 29 Sep 2019 21:28
North Sea
Overtopping waves and spray are expected as a result of high spring tides and are expected between 3am and 7am on 30/9/19 . Areas most at risk are properties at Cowbar Our incident response staff are closely monitoring the situation and forecasts. Please be careful along beaches, promenades, coastal footpaths and roads as large waves and sea spray could be dangerous. This message will be updated in 8 hours, or as the situation changes.