Flood Warning Info - River Esk at Egton Bridge

Area Description

River Esk at Egton Bridge near Broom House Lane and The Horseshoe Hotel.
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 Jun 2020 12:33
River Esk
This flood warning has been issued in response to heavy and persistent rainfall overnight across the North York Moors and river response through this morning. The area’s most at risk are around the local pub in Egton Bridge. The current level at Lealholm is 2.5m. A further rise is expected in response to on-going rainfall, with a peak early Friday afternoon, 12/06/2020. Our incident response staff are closely monitoring the forecast. Please put your flood plan into action and avoid using low lying roads and footpaths near local watercourses. This message will be updated in 8 hours, or as the situation changes.

Flood Warning issued on 7 Jun 2017 11:08
River Esk
A flood warning has been issued for the River Esk at Egton Bridge. Following recent heavy rainfall the current river level at Lealholm is 2.1 meters and is continuing to rise and may lead to river levels affecting properties in this area. We are monitoring the situation and will update this message as more information becomes available. Please continue to check floodline and river levels on our website.