Flood Warning Info - North Sea at Scarborough - Foreshore Road

Area Description

Properties on Foreshore Road from the roundabout to West Pier.
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 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 Foreshore Road. 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 13:10
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 16:00 and 22:00 today 12/03/2020. Areas most at risk are properties on Foreshore Road. 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 05:00
North Sea
This flood warning has been issued for Sunday morning's tide 01/03/20 between 07:00 and 11:00. The area of particular concern is the north side of Foreshore Road. 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 21:16
North Sea
This flood warning has been issued for Sunday morning's tide 01/03/20 between 07:00 and 10:00. The area of particular concern is the north side of Foreshore Road. 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 13:28
North Sea
This flood warning has been issued for Sunday morning's tide 01/03/20 between 07:00 and 10:00. The area of particular concern is the north side of Foreshore Road. 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 02:38
North Sea
This flood warning is in force for Scarborough Foreshore Road North. Overtopping waves and spray are expected on Saturday's early morning high tide 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 02:09
North Sea
This flood warning is in force for Scarborough Foreshore Road North. Overtopping waves and spray are expected on Saturday's early morning high tide 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 18:08
North Sea
This flood warning has been issued for Scarborough Foreshore Road North. Overtopping waves and spray are expected on Saturday's early morning high tide 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 Foreshore Road North. Overtopping waves and spray are expected for Friday afternoon’s high tide, 21/02/20, between 15:30 and 17:30 and on Saturday early morning’s high tide 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 06:43
North Sea
This flood warning remains in force for Scarborough Foreshore Road North. Overtopping waves and spray are expected for the high tide on Monday morning (17/02/2020) between 9:00 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 22:56
North Sea
This flood warning remains in force for Scarborough Foreshore Road North. Overtopping waves and spray are expected for the high tide between 21:30 on Sunday 16/02/2020 and 00:45 on Monday 17/02/2020 and the high tide on Monday morning (17/02/2020) between 9:00 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 15:09
North Sea
This flood warning remains in force for Scarborough Foreshore Road North. Overtopping waves and spray are expected for the high tide between 21:30 on Sunday 16/02/2020 and 00:45 on Monday 17/02/2020 and the high tide on Monday morning (17/02/2020) between 9:00 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 07:10
North Sea
This flood warning remains in force for Scarborough Foreshore Road North. Overtopping waves and spray are expected for the high tide between 20:45 on Sunday 16/02/2020 and 01:15 on Monday 17/02/2020 and the high tide on Monday morning (17/02/2020) between 9:00 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 19:12
North Sea
This flood warning remains in force for Scarborough Foreshore Road North. Overtopping waves and spray are expected for the high tide between 20:45 on Sunday 16/02/2020 and 01:15 on Monday 17/02/2020 and the high tide on Monday morning (17/02/2020) between 9:00 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 10:40
North Sea
This flood warning has been issued for Scarborough Foreshore Road North. Overtopping waves and spray are expected for tomorrow evenings high tide on Sunday 16.2.20 between 20.45 and 01.15 on Monday 17.2.20 and the high tide on Monday morning between 9.00 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 at risk are properties on Foreshore Road from 07:00 to 08:45 on Wednesday morning, 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 19:20
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 at risk are properties on Foreshore Road from 07:00 to 08:45 on Wednesday morning, 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 23:08
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. Areas most at risk are properties on Foreshore Road. 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 08:29
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 at risk are properties on Foreshore Road from 16:15 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 14 Dec 2019 13:45
North Sea
This flood warning is now in force due to forecast overtopping as a result of wave action along Foreshore Road, Scarborough. Wave action causing overtopping is forecast to take place from 7.30pm to 9pm on Saturday, 14/12/2019. Areas most at risk are properties on Foreshore Road . We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are checking defences. We will update this message in 8 hours, 14/12/2019, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 5 Dec 2019 22:23
North Sea
This warning has been issued for the overnight high tide tonight (05/12/2019). Overtopping waves and spray are expected to affect the area around Foreshore Road, particularly the northern end, between 22:45 (05/12/19) and 00:15 (06/12/19). Take care on seafront areas and avoid using low lying roads and footpaths along the coast. We are monitoring the situation and will update this message on Friday morning, 6/12/2019.


Flood Warning issued on 5 Dec 2019 13:40
North Sea
This warning has been issued for the overnight high tide tonight (05/12/2019). Overtopping waves and spray are expected to affect the area around Foreshore Road, Scarborough, particularly the northern end, between 22:45 (05/12/19) and 00:15 (06/12/19). Take care on seafront areas and avoid using low lying roads and footpaths along the coast. We are monitoring the situation and will update this message if the forecast 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 20:30 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 Foreshore Road, 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 14:49
North Sea
Overtopping waves and spray are expected as a result of strong onshore winds. Overtopping waves and spray are expected between 6am and 9am on Saturday 9th February. Areas most at risk are properties on Foreshore Road North We will continue to monitor the situation.


Flood Warning issued on 27 Jan 2019 18:23
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 around Foreshore Road North in 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 on Foreshore Road 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 on Foreshore Road 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 1 Feb 2018 14:15
North Sea
This flood warning has been issued for the evening high tide on Thursday 1st February. A combination of high astronomical tides, wave action and northerly wind direction is expected to generate some overtopping of waves and spray between 15:45 and 18:45 in the area around Foreshore Road North. During these times it is possible that debris may accompany wave action with areas near the coast, promenade areas and beaches being at particular risk. Unsettled weather conditions are expected again on Friday 2nd February before improving into the weekend. We will continue to monitor the situation and update this message with new forecast information.


Flood Warning issued on 1 Feb 2018 13:35
North Sea
This flood warning has been issued for the evening high tide on Thursday 1st February. A combination of high astronomical tides, wave action and northerly wind direction is expected to generate some overtopping of waves and spray between15:45 and 18:45 in the area around Foreshore Road North. During these times it is possible that debris may accompany wave action with areas near the coast, promenade areas and beaches being at particular risk. Unsettled weather conditions are expected again on Friday 2nd February before improving into the weekend. We will continue to monitor the situation and update this message with new forecast information.


Flood Warning issued on 2 Jan 2018 17:12
North Sea
This flood warning is in force during the morning high tide on Wednesday 3rd January. Peak spring tides coinciding with unsettled weather is leading to wave overtopping and spray being forecast at Scarborough Foreshore Road between 05:00 and 06:45. We will continue to monitor the situation and update this alert with the latest forecast information.