Flood Warning Info - River Nidd at Low Laithe

Area Description

Riverside properties situated on the left-hand bank at Low Laithe.
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:

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 29 Jan 2021 07:38
River Nidd
The flood warning has been issued for the River Nidd at Low Laithe. River levels are rising as a result of recent heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland is expected from Friday morning, 29/01/2021. Levels on the River Nidd are rising at Pateley Bridge. Please avoid walking or driving through flood water and visit 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.


Flood Warning issued on 21 Jan 2021 03:29
River Nidd
The flood warning remains in force for the River Nidd at Low Laithe. River levels on the Nidd at Pateley Bridge are falling but remain high as a result of heavy rainfall on Wednesday 20/1/2021. Consequently, the risk of flooding continues. Please be aware that persistent and heavy rain is forecast until this morning Thursday 21/01/2021. We expect river levels to respond in response to any additional rainfall. Please avoid walking or driving through flood water and visit 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.


Flood Warning issued on 20 Jan 2021 18:48
River Nidd
The flood warning remains in force for the River Nidd at Low Laithe. River levels on the Nidd at Pateley Bridge are falling but are forecast to rise as a result of forecasted heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland continues. Please be aware that persistent and heavy rain is forecast until Thursday 21/01/2021. We expect river levels to respond in response to any additional rainfall. Please avoid walking or driving through flood water and visit 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.


Flood Warning issued on 20 Jan 2021 10:33
River Nidd
The flood warning remains in force for the River Nidd at Low Laithe. River levels on the Nidd at Pateley Bridge are falling but are forecast to rise as a result of forecasted heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland continues. Please be aware that persistent and heavy rain is forecast until Thursday 21/01/2021. We expect river levels to respond in response to any additional rainfall. Please avoid walking or driving through flood water and visit 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.


Flood Warning issued on 20 Jan 2021 03:03
River Nidd
The flood warning remains in force for the River Nidd at Low Laithe as river levels on the Nidd at Pateley Bridge are forecast to continue to rise as a result of recent heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland continues. Please be aware that persistent and heavy rain is forecast until Thursday 21/01/2021. We expect river levels to respond in response to any additional rainfall. Please avoid walking or driving through flood water and visit the GOV.UK website for a 5 day flood forecast. We are closely monitoring the situation and will update this message on Wednesday morning 20/1/2021, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 19 Jan 2021 15:44
River Nidd
The flood warning has been issued for the River Nidd at Low Laithe, river levels are forecast to rise as a result of recent heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland is expected from Tuesday afternoon 19/01/2021. Levels on the River Nidd are rising at Pateley Bridge. Please be aware that persistent and heavy rain is forecast until Thursday 21/01/2021. We expect river levels to respond in response to any additional rainfall. Please avoid walking or driving through flood water and visit the GOV.UK website for a 5 day flood forecast. We are closely monitoring the situation and will update this message on Tuesday evening 19/01/2021, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 27 Dec 2020 02:15
River Nidd
The flood warning for the River Nidd at Low Laithe is now in force. The level of the river Nidd at Pateley Bridge is rising due to persistent rain through the night. Levels are forecast to reach 1.5m around 03:00 and will continue to rise until around 06:00 on Sunday morning 27/12/20, when the peak at Pateley Bridge is expected to be below 2m. The B6165 is expected to flood at this level. We are monitoring the situation closely and will update this message on Sunday morning or as the situation changes.