Flood Warning Info - North Sea at Scarborough - Sandside

Area Description

Properties on Sandside around the Old Harbour.
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.

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Flood Warning History

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Historical Flood Warning Messages for this Area


Flood Warning issued on 12 Mar 2020 21:23
North Sea
We expect waves and spray to affect coastal areas as a result of high spring tides. Consequently, flooding of coastal areas is possible today 12/03/2020. Areas most at risk are properties on Sandside. Similar coastal conditions are expected to continue until Friday 13/03/2020. We are closely monitoring the forecast. Please be careful along beaches, promenades, coastal footpaths and roads as large waves and sea spray could be dangerous. This message will be updated on Friday morning 13/03/2020


Flood Warning issued on 12 Mar 2020 13:07
North Sea
We expect waves and spray to affect coastal areas as a result of high spring tides. Consequently, flooding of coastal areas is possible between 17:00 and 22:00 today 12/03/2020. Areas most at risk are properties on Sandside. Similar coastal conditions are expected to continue until Friday 13/03/2020. We are closely monitoring the forecast. Please be careful along beaches, promenades, coastal footpaths and roads as large waves and sea spray could be dangerous. This message will be updated on Thursday evening 12/03/2020


Flood Warning issued on 1 Mar 2020 04:59
North Sea
This flood warning has been issued for Sunday morning's tide 01/03/20 between 08:00 and 11:00. Overtopping waves and spray are expected as a result of high tides and strong winds associated with Storm Jorge. Our incident response staff are closely monitoring the forecast. 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 Feb 2020 21:12
North Sea
This flood warning has been issued for Sunday morning's tide 01/03/20 between 08:00 and 10:00. Overtopping waves and spray are expected as a result of high tides and strong winds associated with Storm Jorge. Our incident response staff are closely monitoring the forecast. 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 Feb 2020 13:25
North Sea
This flood warning has been issued for Sunday morning's tide 01/03/20 between 08:00 and 10:00. Overtopping waves and spray are expected as a result of high tides and strong winds associated with Storm Jorge. Our incident response staff are closely monitoring the forecast. 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 22 Feb 2020 02:39
North Sea
This flood warning is in force for Scarborough Sandside. Overtopping waves and spray are expected for the high tide in the early hours of Saturday morning, 22/02/20, between 01:30 and 05:00. Our incident response staff are closely monitoring the forecast. 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 22 Feb 2020 02:08
North Sea
This flood warning is in force for Scarborough Sandside. Overtopping waves and spray are expected for the high tide in the early hours of Saturday morning, 22/02/20, between 01:30 and 05:00. Our incident response staff are closely monitoring the forecast. 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 21 Feb 2020 18:11
North Sea
This flood warning has been issued for Scarborough Sandside. Overtopping waves and spray are expected for the high tide in the early hours of Saturday morning, 22/02/20, between 01:30 and 05:00. Our incident response staff are closely monitoring the forecast. 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 21 Feb 2020 13:17
North Sea
This flood warning has been issued for Scarborough Sandside. Overtopping waves and spray are expected for the high tide in the early hours of Saturday morning, 22/02/20, between 01:30 and 05:00. Our incident response staff are closely monitoring the forecast. 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 17 Feb 2020 06:41
North Sea
This flood warning remains in force for Scarborough Sandside. Overtopping waves and spray are expected for the high tide on Monday morning (17/02/2020) between 10:00 and 11:00. Our incident response staff are closely monitoring the forecast. 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 16 Feb 2020 22:51
North Sea
This flood warning remains in force for Scarborough Sandside. Overtopping waves and spray are expected for the high tide between 22:30 on Sunday 16/02/2020 and 00:45 on Monday 17/02/2020. This warning is also in force for the high tide on Monday morning (17/02/2020) between 10:00 and 10:45. Our incident response staff are closely monitoring the forecast. 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 16 Feb 2020 15:03
North Sea
This flood warning remains in force for Scarborough Sandside. Overtopping waves and spray are expected for the high tide between 22:30 on Sunday 16/02/2020 and 00:45 on Monday 17/02/2020. This warning is also in force for the high tide on Monday morning (17/02/2020) between 10:00 and 10:45. Our incident response staff are closely monitoring the forecast. 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 16 Feb 2020 07:04
North Sea
This flood warning remains in force for Scarborough Sandside. Overtopping waves and spray are expected for the high tide on Sunday morning 16/02/2020 between 11:00 and 12:30 and the high tide between 21:30 on Sunday 16/02/2020 and 01:30 on Monday 17/02/2020. This warning is also in force for the high tide on Monday morning (17/02/2020) between 10:00 and 11:30. Our incident response staff are closely monitoring the forecast. 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 15 Feb 2020 19:06
North Sea
This flood warning remains in force for Scarborough Sandside. Overtopping waves and spray are expected for the high tide on Sunday morning 16/02/2020 between 11:00 and 12:30 and the high tide between 21:30 on Sunday 16/02/2020 and 01:30 on Monday 17/02/2020. This warning is also in force for the high tide on Monday morning (17/02/2020) between 10:00 and 11:30. Our incident response staff are closely monitoring the forecast. 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 15 Feb 2020 10:35
North Sea
This flood warning has been issued for Scarborough Sandside. Overtopping waves and spray are expected for tomorrow mornings high tide on Sunday 16.2.20 between 11.00 and 12.30 and Sunday evening’s high tide between 21.30 and 01.30. This warning is also in force for Monday morning’s high tide (17.2.20) between 10.00 and 11.30. Our incident response staff are closely monitoring the forecast. 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 12 Feb 2020 03:09
North Sea
This flood warning is in force due to forecast overtopping as a result of very strong winds associated with Storm Ciara driving wave and spray overtopping. Areas most a risk at properties at Sandside between the hours of 07:15 and 09:30 the morning of Wednesday 12/02/2020. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please be careful along beaches, promenades, coastal footpaths and roads as large waves and sea spray could be dangerous. We will update this message in 8 hours, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 11 Feb 2020 19:19
North Sea
This flood warning is now in force due to forecast overtopping as a result of very strong winds associated with Storm Ciara driving wave and spray overtopping. Areas most a risk at properties at Sandside between the hours of 07:15 and 09:30 the morning of Wednesday 12/02/2020. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please be careful along beaches, promenades, coastal footpaths and roads as large waves and sea spray could be dangerous. We will update this message in 8 hours, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 9 Feb 2020 23:04
North Sea
This flood warning is in force due to overtopping waves and windblown spray that are expected between 04:00 and 05:30 tomorrow morning 10/02/20. The particular area at risk is Sandside. This is a result of Storm Ciara causing strong winds and large waves due to high astronomical tides. 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 9 Feb 2020 08:26
North Sea
This flood warning is now in force due to forecast overtopping as a result of very strong winds associated with Storm Ciara driving wave and spray overtopping. The particular area at risk is Sandside from 17:00 to 18:45 on Sunday, 09/02/2020. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please be careful along beaches, promenades, coastal footpaths and roads as large waves and sea spray could be dangerous. We will update this message in 8 hours, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 12 Mar 2019 08:34
North Sea
Overtopping waves and spray are expected as a result of strong winds. Consequently, flooding of roads and land is possible between 21:30 and 22:15 today, 12/03/19. Areas most at risk are low lying land and roads. Coastal conditions are expected to continue until 22:15 on 12/03/19 at Sandside, Scarborough. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are closely monitoring the forecast. Please be careful along beaches, coastal footpaths and roads as large waves and sea spray could be dangerous. This message will be updated tomorrow morning, 13/03/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 8 Feb 2019 14:45
North Sea
Overtopping waves and spray are expected as a result of strong onshore winds. Overtopping waves and spray are expected between 7am and 9am on Saturday 9th February. Areas most at risk are properties at Sandside We will continue to monitor the situation.


Flood Warning issued on 27 Jan 2019 18:18
North Sea
This flood warning has been issued as forecast weather conditions have worsened. Overtopping waves and spray are expected as a result of gale force winds and large waves in the North Sea on Sunday, 27/01/2019. There is the possibility of property flooding from 7pm to midnight in the Sandside area of Scarborough. We are continuing to monitor the situation and will update this message on Monday morning 28/01/2019, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 8 Dec 2018 08:33
North Sea
Large and powerful waves are expected to cause spray and overtop sea defences as a result of strong onshore winds. Consequently, flooding of property is possible between 3pm and 7pm on Saturday 8 December. Properties at Sandside are at risk of flooding. We are closely monitoring the situation and will update this message as new forecasts become available. Please be careful along beaches, promenades, coastal footpaths and roads as large waves and sea spray could be dangerous.


Flood Warning issued on 7 Dec 2018 17:08
North Sea
Large and powerful waves are expected to cause spray and overtop sea defences as a result of strong onshore winds. Consequently, flooding of property is possible between 3pm and 7pm on Saturday 8 December. Properties at Sandside are at risk of flooding. We are closely monitoring the situation and will update this message as new forecasts become available. Please be careful along beaches, promenades, coastal footpaths and roads as large waves and sea spray could be dangerous.


Flood Warning issued on 14 Mar 2018 14:42
North Sea
This flood warning is in force during the morning high tide on Thursday 15th March. Wave overtopping and spray is being forecast at Sandside in Scarborough between 04:45 and 08:30 due to south-easterly gale force winds. Members of the public are advised to use caution in the area due to the risk of increased wave heights, windblown spray and debris during high water.