Flood Warning Info - River Ure at Aldwark Bridge to Cuddy Shaw

Area Description

Properties at Aldwark Bridge and at Thorpe Underwood in the Cuddy Shaw Area. Aldwark Toll Bridge may remain open.
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Flood Warning History

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Historical Flood Warning Messages for this Area


Flood Warning issued on 26 Feb 2020 08:36
River Ure
This flood warning remains in force due to continuing high river levels as a result of recent rainfall. Consequently, flooding of property, roads and farmland is expected to continue on Wednesday 26/02/2020. Areas most at risk are properties at Aldwark Bridge. The current level at Aldwark Bridge is 3.45m and is falling steadily. Please use the gov.uk website for current river levels and stay aware of your surroundings. Please do not walk or drive through fast moving water and avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses. Our Area Incident Room remains open and we are monitoring the situation closely. We will update the message in 8 hours or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 26 Feb 2020 00:48
River Ure
This flood warning remains in force due to continuing high river levels as a result of recent rainfall. Consequently, flooding of property, roads and farmland is expected to continue overnight and into Wednesday 26/02/2020. Areas most at risk are properties at Aldwark Bridge. The current level at Aldwark Bridge is 3.72m and is falling steadily. Please use the gov.uk website for current river levels and stay aware of your surroundings. Please do not walk or drive through fast moving water and avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses. Our Area Incident Room remains open and we are monitoring the situation closely. We will update the message in 8 hours or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 25 Feb 2020 16:07
River Ure
This flood warning remains in force due to continuing high river levels as a result of recent rainfall. Consequently, flooding of property, roads and farmland is expected to continue through Tuesday 25/02/2020. Areas most at risk are properties at Aldwark Bridge. The current level at Aldwark Bridge is 3.95m, has now peaked and is expected to fall slowing through the evening of Tuesday 25/02/2020. Please use the gov.uk website for current river levels and stay aware of your surroundings. Please do not walk or drive through fast moving water and avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses. Our Area Incident Room remains open and we are monitoring the situation closely. We will update the message in 8 hours or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 25 Feb 2020 07:59
River Ure
This flood warning remains in force due to continuing high river levels as a result of recent rainfall. Consequently, flooding of property, roads and farmland is expected to continue through Tuesday 25/02/2020. Areas most at risk are properties at Aldwark Bridge. The current level at Aldwark Bridge is 3.9m and is rising slowly, with an expected peak just under levels seen on Sunday. Please use the gov.uk website for current river levels and stay aware of your surroundings. Please do not walk or drive through fast moving water and avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses. Our Area Incident Room remains open and we are monitoring the situation closely. We will update the message in 8 hours or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 25 Feb 2020 00:04
River Ure
This flood warning remains in force due to continuing high river levels as a result of recent rainfall. Consequently, flooding of property, roads and farmland is expected to continue overnight and into Tuesday 25/02/2020. Areas most at risk are properties at Aldwark Bridge. The current level at Aldwark Bridge is 3.6m and is starting to rise again as a result of recent rainfall. Further rainfall is expected over the next few days and river levels are expected to rise and fall in response to this. Please use the gov.uk website for current river levels and stay aware of your surroundings as river levels can rise quickly with little warning. Please do not walk or drive through fast moving water and avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses. Our Area Incident Room remains open and we are monitoring the situation closely. We will update the message in 8 hours or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 24 Feb 2020 15:16
River Ure
This flood warning remains in force due to continuing high river levels as a result of recent rainfall. Consequently, flooding of property, roads and farmland is expected to continue through Monday 24/02/2020. Areas most at risk are properties at Aldwark Bridge. The current level at Aldwark Bridge is 3.65m and is falling steadily. Further rainfall is expected over the next few days and river levels are expected to rise and fall in response to this. Please use the gov.uk website for current river levels and stay aware of your surroundings as river levels can rise quickly with little warning. Please do not walk or drive through fast moving water and avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses. Our Area Incident Room remains open and we are monitoring the situation closely. We will update the message in 8 hours or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 24 Feb 2020 07:34
River Ure
This flood warning remains in force due to continuing high river levels as a result of recent rainfall. Consequently, flooding of property, roads and farmland is expected to continue through Monday 24/02/2020. Areas most at risk are properties at Aldwark Bridge. The current level at Aldwark Bridge is 3.9m and beginning to fall slowly. Further rainfall is expected over the next few days and we are monitoring the situation closely. Please use the gov.uk website for current river levels and stay aware of your surroundings as river levels can rise quickly with little warning. Please do not walk or drive through fast moving water and avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses. Our Area Incident Room remains open. We will update the message in 8 hours or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 23 Feb 2020 23:40
River Ure
This flood warning remains in force due to continuing high river levels as a result of recent rainfall. Consequently, flooding of property, roads and farmland is expected to continue overnight into Monday 24/02/2020. Areas most at risk are properties at Aldwark Bridge. The current level at Aldwark Bridge is 4m and remaining steady. Levels are forecast to fall overnight into Monday morning 24/02/2020. Further rainfall is expected over the next few days and we are monitoring the situation closely. Please use the gov.uk website for current river levels and stay aware of your surroundings as river levels can rise quickly with little warning. Please do not walk or drive through fast moving water and avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses. Our Area Incident Room remains open. We will update the message in 8 hours or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 23 Feb 2020 15:56
River Ure
This flood warning remains in force due to continuing high river levels as a result of recent rainfall. Consequently, flooding of property, roads and farmland is expected to continue through Sunday 23/02/2020. Areas most at risk are properties at Aldwark Bridge. The current level at Aldwark Bridge is 4m and remaining steady. It will rise slowly to 4.2m around 8am Monday morning 24/02/2020. Further bands of rainfall are expected over the next few days and we expect river levels to continue to rise and fall. Please use the gov.uk website for current river levels and stay aware of your surroundings as river levels can rise quickly with little warning. Please do not walk or drive through fast moving water and avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses. Our Area Incident Room remains open. We are monitoring the situation closely and will update the message in 8 hours or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 23 Feb 2020 07:39
River Ure
This flood warning remains in force due to rising river levels as a result of rainfall on Friday and Saturday. Consequently, flooding of property, roads and farmland is expected to continue on Sunday 23/02/2020. Areas most at risk are properties at Aldwark Bridge. The current level at Aldwark Bridge is 4.1m with a peak around 4.2m later this morning. Further bands of rainfall are expected over the coming days and we expect river levels to continue to rise and fall. Please use the gov.uk website for current river levels and stay aware of your surroundings as river levels can rise quickly with little warning. Please do not walk or drive through fast moving water and avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses. Our Area Incident Room remains open. We are monitoring the situation closely and will update the message in 8 hours or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 23 Feb 2020 00:28
River Ure
This flood warning remains in force due to rising river levels as a result of rainfall on Friday night and Saturday morning. Consequently, flooding of property, roads and farmland is expected overnight into Sunday 23/02/2020. Areas most at risk are properties at Aldwark Bridge. The current level at Aldwark Bridge is 4m and levels are continuing to rise. Early forecasts suggest a peak around 4.2m from around 5am to 10am on Sunday 23/02/2020. Further bands of rainfall are expected over the coming days and we expect river levels to continue to rise and fall. Please use the GOV.UK website for current river levels and stay aware of your surroundings as river levels can rise quickly with little warning. Please do not walk or drive through fast moving water and avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses. Our Area Incident Room remains open. We are monitoring the situation closely and will update the message in 8 hours or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 22 Feb 2020 16:33
River Ure
This flood warning remains in force due to rising river levels as a result of rainfall on Friday night and Saturday morning. Consequently, flooding of property, roads and farmland is expected during Saturday 22/02/2020. Areas most at risk are properties at Aldwark Bridge. The current level at Aldwark Bridge is 3.58m and levels are continuing to rise. Early forecasts suggest a peak around 4.2 to 4.3m from around 5am to 10am on Sunday 23/02/2020. Please do not walk or drive through fast moving water and avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses. We are monitoring the situation closely and will update the message in 8 hours or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 22 Feb 2020 08:37
River Ure
This flood warning has been issued due to rising river levels as a result of rainfall on Friday night and Saturday morning. Consequently, flooding of property, roads and farmland is expected during Saturday. Areas most at risk are properties at Aldwark Bridge. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please do not walk or drive through fast moving water and avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses. We are monitoring the situation closely and will update the message in 8 hours or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 19 Feb 2020 01:49
River Ure
The flood warning for Aldwark Bridge to Cuddy Shaw remains in force. The River Ure level at Aldwark Bridge is 3m and is currently below levels of concern for property flooding. The river levels are falling slowly and are forecast to continue falling slowly overnight on Tuesday 18/02/2020 and into Wednesday. However, further rain is forecast Wednesday onwards which may cause levels to rise again. We are closely monitoring the situation and our Area Incident Room is open. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses, and plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers which may be flooded. This message will be updated in 8 hours, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 18 Feb 2020 17:48
River Ure
The flood warning at Aldwalk Bridge to Cuddy Shaw remains in force. The River Ure at Aldwalk Bridge is currently 3.2m and levels are forecast to continue falling slowly throughout Tuesday 18/02/2020. We are closely monitoring the situation and our Area Incident Room is open. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses, and plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers which may be flooded. Further rain is forecast this week from Wednesday onwards which may cause levels to rise again. This message will be updated in 8 hours, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 18 Feb 2020 10:17
River Ure
The flood warning at Oldwalk Bridge to Cuddy Shaw remains in force. The River Ure at Oldwalk Bridge is currently 3.4m but falling. Levels are expected to remain high during Tuesday 18/02/2020. We are closely monitoring the situation and our Area Incident Room is open. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses, and plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers which may be flooded. This message will be updated in 8 hours, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 18 Feb 2020 02:15
River Ure
The flood warning at Aldwark Bridge to Cuddy Shaw remains in force. The River Ure at Aldwark Bridge is currently 3.6m. The river levels are falling. However we expect them to remain high overnight on Monday, 17/02/2020 and into Tuesday. We are closely monitoring the situation and our Area Incident Room is open. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses, and plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers which may be flooded. This message will be updated in 8 hours, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 17 Feb 2020 18:19
River Ure
The flood warning at Aldwark Bridge to Cuddy Shaw remains in force. The River Ure at Aldwark Bridge is currently 4.0m. The river levels are falling slowly however we expect them to remain high through the rest of Monday, 17/02/2020. We are closely monitoring the situation and our Area Incident Room is open. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses, and plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers which may be flooded. This message will be updated in 8 hours, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 17 Feb 2020 10:42
River Ure
This flood warning remains in force due to heavy rainfall associated with Storm Dennis. The River Ure at Aldwark Bridge is currently 4.1m. We expect River levels to remain high during Monday 17/02/2020. We are closely monitoring the situation and our Area Incident Room is open. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses, and plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers which may be flooded. This message will be updated in 8 hours, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 17 Feb 2020 03:11
River Ure
This flood warning remains in force due to recent heavy rainfall associated with Storm Dennis. The River Ure at Aldwark Bridge is currently 4.1m. We expect River levels to remain high overnight and into Monday 17/02/2020. We are closely monitoring the situation and our Area Incident Room is open. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses, and plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers which may be flooded. This message will be updated in 8 hours, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 16 Feb 2020 19:14
River Ure
This flood warning remains in force due to recent heavy rainfall associated with Storm Dennis. The River Ure at Aldwark Bridge is currently 3.9m and rising. We expect River levels to remain high through Monday 17/02/2020. We are closely monitoring the situation and our Area Incident Room is open. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses, and plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers which may be flooded. This message will be updated in 8 hours, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 16 Feb 2020 07:30
River Ure
This flood warning has been issued due to recent heavy rainfall associated with Storm Dennis. The River Ure at Aldwark Bridge is currently 3.25m at Aldwark Bridge and rising. We expect river levels to rise to similar levels as those experienced last weekend with Storm Ciara. Peak levels are expected during the early hours of Monday morning 17.2.20. We are closely monitoring the situation and our Area Incident Room is open. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses and plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded. This message will be updated in 8 hours, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 12 Feb 2020 08:07
River Ure
This flood warning remains in force for the River Ure at Aldwark Bridge and the Cuddyshaw Plantation area, due to heavy rain associated with Storm Ciara. River levels at Aldwark Bridge are currently 3.2m and falling slowly throughout Wednesday 12.2.20. Please take care around flooded areas and do not drive or walk through floodwater. We are monitoring the situation closely. Our Incident Room is open, and operational staff have been out clearing trash screens. We will update this message in 8 hours or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 11 Feb 2020 23:56
River Ure
This flood warning remains in force for the River Ure at Aldwark Bridge and the Cuddyshaw Plantation area, due to heavy rain associated with Storm Ciara. River levels are currently 3.5m and falling slowly at Aldwark Bridge, but are forecast to remain high through Wednesday 12/02/2020. Please take care around flooded areas and do not drive or walk through floodwater. We are monitoring the situation closely. Our Incident Room is open, and operational staff have been out clearing trash screens. We will update this message in 8 hours or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 11 Feb 2020 16:12
River Ure
This flood warning remains in force for the River Ure at Aldwark Bridge and the Cuddyshaw Plantation area, due to heavy rain associated with Storm Ciara. River levels are currently 3.6m and falling slowly at Aldwark Bridge, but are forecast to remain high through Tuesday 11/02/2020 and into the early hours of Wednesday morning. Please take care around flooded areas and do not drive or walk through floodwater. We are monitoring the situation closely. Our Incident Room is open, and operational staff have been out clearing trash screens. We will update this message in 8 hours or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 11 Feb 2020 07:37
River Ure
This flood warning remains in force for the River Ure at Aldwark Bridge and the Cuddyshaw Plantation area, due to heavy rain associated with Storm Ciara causing levels to rise over the last few days. River levels are currently 3.8m at Aldwark Bridge and are forecast to continue falling through Tuesday 11/02/2020. Please take care around flooded areas and do not drive or walk through floodwaters. We are monitoring the situation closely. Our Incident Room is open, and operational staff have been out clearing trash screens. We will update this message in 8 hours or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 10 Feb 2020 22:27
River Ure
This flood warning remains in force for the River Ure at Aldwark Bridge and the Cuddyshaw Plantation area, due to heavy rain associated with Storm Ciara. Widespread heavy rain has caused levels to rise on Sunday and overnight into Monday, 10/02/2020. River levels are currently 4.1m and very slowly rising at Aldwark Bridge. Levels are forecast to peak and start falling this evening and overnight into tomorrow (11/02/2020). Please take care around flooded areas and do not drive or walk through floodwaters. We are monitoring the situation closely. Our Incident Room is open, and operational staff have been out clearing trash screens. We will update this message in 8 hours or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 10 Feb 2020 14:55
River Ure
This flood warning remains in force for the River Ure at Aldwark Bridge and the Cuddyshaw Plantation area, due to heavy rain associated with Storm Ciara. Widespread heavy rain has caused levels to rise on Sunday and overnight into Monday, 10/02/2020. River levels are currently 4.1m and very slowly rising at Aldwark Bridge. Levels are forecast to peak and start falling this evening and overnight into tomorrow (11/02/2020). Please take care around flooded areas and do not drive or walk through floodwaters. We are monitoring the situation closely. Our Incident Room is open, and operational staff have been out clearing trash screens. We will update this message in 8 hours or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 10 Feb 2020 06:36
River Ure
This flood warning remains in force for the River Ure at Aldwark Bridge and the Cuddyshaw Plantation area, due to heavy rain associated with Storm Ciara. Widespread heavy rain has caused levels to rise on Sunday and overnight into monday morning, 10/02/2020. River levels are currently around 3.8m at Aldwark Bridge and are forecast to continue rising into monday afternoon, reaching up to 4.4m by early evening. Please take care around flooded areas and do not drive or walk through floodwaters. We are monitoring the situation closely. Our Incident Room is open, and operational staff have been out clearing trash screens. We will update this message in 8 hours or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 9 Feb 2020 22:41
River Ure
We are issuing this flood warning for the River Ure at Aldwark Bridge and the Cuddyshaw Plantation area due to heavy rain associated with Storm Ciara. Widespread heavy rain accompanied by high winds have caused levels to rise on Sunday, 09/02/2020. River levels are currently around 3.1m at Aldwark Bridge and will rise through the night, reaching up to 4m by morning. Levels may continue to rise during Monday and we are monitoring the situation closely. Our Incident Room is open, and operational staff have been out clearing trash screens. We will update this message in 8 hours or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 2 Oct 2019 04:57
River Ure
River levels have risen as a result of heavy rainfall. Areas most at risk are properties at Aldwark Bridge, particularly Aldwark Water Activity Centre. The level at Aldwark Bridge peaked at 3.3m and the level is now falling. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are closely monitoring the forecast. Please plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded. This message will be updated in 8 hours, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 2 Oct 2019 03:29
River Ure
River levels are forecast to rise as a result of heavy rainfall. Areas most at risk are properties at Aldwark Bridge, particularly Aldwark Water Activity Centre. Levels at Aldwark Bridge are 3.3m, and are forecast to peak around this level shortly. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are closely monitoring the forecast. Please plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded. This message will be updated in 8 hours, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 1 Oct 2019 19:33
River Ure
River levels are forecast to rise as a result of heavy rainfall. Areas most at risk are properties at Aldwark Bridge, particularly Aldwark Water Activity Centre. Peak levels are expected to reach around 300mm above those seen in Aldwark on Sunday morning (30.09.19). The peak is currently forecast to be just over 3.3m around midnight tonight (01.10.19). We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are closely monitoring the forecast. Please plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded. This message will be updated in 8 hours, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 18 Mar 2019 09:44
River Ure
River levels at Aldwark Bridge peaked late on Sunday night 17.3.19. River levels are starting to fall but will remain high throughout today Monday 18/03/19. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are closely monitoring the forecast. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses. Please see the GOV.UK website for a 5 day flood forecast. This message will be updated in 8 hours, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 18 Mar 2019 01:39
River Ure
River levels at Aldwark Bridge peaked late on Sunday night 17.3.19. River levels will start to fall but remain high during Monday 18/03/19. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are closely monitoring the forecast. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses. Please see the GOV.UK website for a 5 day flood forecast. This message will be updated in 8 hours, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 17 Mar 2019 17:53
River Ure
River levels have risen as a result of heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding of property, roads and farmland is expected today, Sunday 17/03/19. Areas most at risk are properties at Aldwark Bridge. The river level at Aldwark Bridge is 3.8m at 5pm on Sunday 17/03/19 and is expected to peak at 3.9m at approximately 8.30pm on Sunday 17/03/19. We expect river levels to remain high until Monday 18/03/19. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are closely monitoring the forecast. Please activate any property flood protection products you may have and avoid using low lying roads and footpaths. Please see the GOV.UK website for a 5 day flood forecast. This message will be updated in 8 hours, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 17 Mar 2019 13:27
River Ure
River levels have risen as a result of heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding of property, roads and farmland is expected today, Sunday 17/03/19. Areas most at risk are properties at Aldwark Bridge. The river level at Aldwark Bridge is 3.6m at 1pm on Sunday 17/03/19 and is forecast to reach 3.8m this evening. We expect river levels to remain high until Monday 18/03/19. Our incident response staff are closely monitoring the situation. Please activate any property flood protection products you may have and avoid using low lying roads and footpaths. Please see the GOV.UK website for a 5 day flood forecast. This message will be updated in 8 hours, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 17 Mar 2019 04:41
River Ure
River levels have risen as a result of heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding of property, roads and farmland is expected today, Sunday 17/03/19. Areas most at risk are properties at Aldwark Bridge. The river level at Aldwark Bridge is expected to reach up to 3.5m on the afternoon of Sunday 17/03/19. We expect river levels to remain high until Monday 18/03/19. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are closely monitoring the forecast. Please activate any property flood protection products you may have and avoid using low lying roads and footpaths. Please see the GOV.UK website for a 5 day flood forecast. This message will be updated in 8 hours, or as the situation changes.