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 2 Nov 2020 21:54
This flood warning has been issued as river levels have risen as a result of heavy rainfall. Levels on the River Wharfe at Tadcaster are currently at 3.3m. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland is expected. Areas most at risk are properties in Ulleskelf and Ryther. We expect to see levels peaking in the next few hours. We will continue to monitor the situation closely. This message will be updated in 8 hours, or as the situation changes.
Flood Warning issued on 17 Mar 2019 09:26
River levels have risen as a result of heavy rainfall yesterday. The current level at Tadcaster is 3.2m and is forecast to peak at noon today at approximately 3.3m Areas most at risk are properties in Tadcaster
No further rainfall is forecast today, Sunday 17th March 2019.
We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are checking defences.
Please do not walk or drive through fast moving water.
This message will be updated in 8 hours or as the situation changes