Flood Warning Info - River Ouse at Selby Dam

Area Description

Properties adjacent to Selby Dam.
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 29 Oct 2019 09:46
River Ouse, Selby Dam
This flood warning remains in force as river levels on Selby Dam remain high as a result of rainfall over the last few days. No further rainfall is forecast. River levels remain high, but the pumping station is operational and levels are starting to fall slowly. Properties on Leeds Road are most at risk, where flooding of gardens is possible. The level at Selby Dam is currently 3.1m. We are monitoring the situation closely and the pumps are working normally. We will continue to monitor the situation and update this message as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 29 Oct 2019 09:40
River Ouse, Selby Dam
This flood warning remains in force as river levels on Selby Dam have risen as a result of rainfall over the last few days. No further rainfall is forecast. River levels remain high, but the pumping station is operational and levels are starting to fall slowly. Properties on Leeds Road are most at risk, where flooding of gardens is possible. The level at Selby Dam is currently 3.1m. We are monitoring the situation closely and the pumps are working normally. We will continue to monitor the situation and update this message as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 29 Oct 2019 01:25
River Ouse, Selby Dam
This flood warning remains in force as river levels on Selby Dam have risen as a result of rainfall over the last few days. No further rainfall is forecast and the pumping station is operational but river levels remain high. Properties on Leeds Road are most at risk, where flooding of gardens is likely. The level at Selby Dam is currently 3.2m. We are monitoring the situation closely and the pumps are working normally. We will continue to monitor the situation and update this message as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 28 Oct 2019 17:33
River Ouse, Selby Dam
This flood warning remains in force as river levels on Selby Dam have risen as a result of rainfall over the last few days. No further rainfall is forecast and the pumping station is operational but river levels remain high. Properties on Leeds Road are most at risk, where flooding of gardens is likely. The level at Selby Dam is currently 3.31m. We are monitoring the situation closely and the pumps are working normally. We will continue to monitor the situation and update this message as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 28 Oct 2019 09:35
River Ouse, Selby Dam
This flood warning remains in force as river levels on Selby Dam have risen as a result of rainfall over the last few days. No further rainfall is forecast and the pumping station is operational but river levels remain high. Properties on Leeds Road are most at risk, where flooding of gardens is likely. The level at Selby Dam is currently 3.37m. We are monitoring the situation closely and the pumps are working normally. We will continue to monitor the situation and update this message by 6pm on Monday or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 28 Oct 2019 01:43
River Ouse, Selby Dam
This flood warning remains in force as river levels on Selby Dam have risen as a result of rainfall over the last few days. No further rainfall is forecast and the pumping station is operational but river levels remain high. Properties on Leeds Road are most at risk, where flooding of gardens is likely. The level at Selby Dam is currently 3.37m. We are monitoring the situation closely and the pumps are working normally. We will continue to monitor the situation and update this message by 10am on Monday 28/10/19 or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 27 Oct 2019 17:22
River Ouse, Selby Dam
This flood warning remains in force as River levels on Selby Dam have risen as a result of rainfall over the last few days. No further rainfall is forecast and the pumping station is operational but river levels remain high. Properties on Leeds road are most at risk, where flooding of gardens is likely. The level at Selby Dam is currently 3.35m. We have operatives on site and the pumps are working normally. We will continue to monitor the situation and update this message as necessary.


Flood Warning issued on 27 Oct 2019 09:34
River Ouse, Selby Dam
This flood warning remains in force as River levels on Selby Dam have risen as a result of rainfall over the last few days. No further rainfall is forecast and the pumping station is operational but river levels on Selby Dam are still rising slowly. Properties on Leeds road are most at risk, where flooding of gardens is likely. The level at Selby Dam is currently 3.2m. We have operatives on site and the pumps are working normally. We will continue to monitor the situation and update this message as necessary.


Flood Warning issued on 26 Oct 2019 21:59
River Ouse, Selby Dam
This flood warning has been issued as River levels on Selby Dam are rising as a result of rainfall over the last few days. No further rainfall is forecast and the pumping station is operational but river levels on Selby Dam are still rising slowly. Properties on Leeds road are most at risk, where flooding of gardens is likely. The level at Selby Dam is currently 2.9m. We will continue to monitor the situation and update this message as necessary.