Flood Warning Info - River Great Ouse at Brackley

Area Description

Whitfield, Turweston Mill, Mill Lane, Boundary Road, Willow Road and Shires Road.
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 25 Dec 2020 01:50
River Great Ouse
River levels remain high but are falling at the Brackley river gauge. Consequently, the risk of flooding is reducing. We expect flooding to affect Mill Road in Whitfield, Turweston Mill, and Mill Lane, Buckingham Road, Boundary Road, Willow Road and Shires Road in Brackley. No further significant rainfall is forecast. We expect river levels to continue falling. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are liaising with emergency services. 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 24 Dec 2020 17:07
River Great Ouse
River levels are high as a result of persistent heavy rainfall yesterday and overnight. Consequently, the risk of flooding to property and roads remains. We expect flooding to affect Mill Road in Whitfield, Turweston Mill, and Mill Lane, Buckingham Road, Boundary Road, Willow Road and Shires Road in Brackley. Further light rainfall is possible over the next 24 hours, which may cause levels to remain high. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are liaising with emergency services. Please avoid contact with flood water and plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers. This message will be updated tomorrow morning, Friday 25th December, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 24 Dec 2020 12:14
River Great Ouse
River levels are high but falling as a result of persistent heavy rainfall yesterday and overnight. Consequently, the risk of flooding to property and roads remains. We expect flooding to affect Mill Road in Whitfield, Turweston Mill, and Mill Lane, Buckingham Road, Boundary Road, Willow Road and Shires Road in Brackley. Further light rainfall is possible over the next 24 hours, which may cause levels to remain high. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are liaising with emergency services. Please avoid contact with flood water and plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers. This message will be updated by 5.30pm, Thursday 24th December, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 23 Dec 2020 23:27
River Great Ouse
River levels are rising as a result of persistent heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding (of property) is imminent. We expect flooding to affect Mill Road in Whitfield, Turweston Mill, and Mill Lane, Buckingham Road, Boundary Road, Willow Road and Shires Road in Brackley. Further rainfall is forecast over the next 2 hours. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are liaising with emergency services. Please avoid contact with flood water and move possession and valuables off the ground or to safety. Property owners with property level resilience are advised to install it now. This message will be updated in 8 hours, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 14 Nov 2019 20:54
River Great Ouse
River levels remain high but are beginning to fall at the Brackley river gauge. Consequently, the risk of flooding is reducing. We expect flooding to affect Mill Road in Whitfield, Turweston Mill, and Mill Lane, Buckingham Road, Boundary Road, Willow Road and Shires Road in Brackley No further rainfall is forecast tonight. River levels are falling, but still pose a flood risk due to further rain forecast tomorrow, 15/11/19. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded and avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses. This message will be updated tomorrow morning, 15/11/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 14 Nov 2019 16:29
River Great Ouse
River levels are rising at the Brackley river gauge as a result of persistent heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding of property, roads and farmland is possible tonight. We expect flooding to affect Mill Road in Whitfield, Turweston Mill, and Mill Lane, Buckingham Road, Boundary Road, Willow Road and Shires Road in Brackley Property owners with property level resilience are advised to install it now. No further rainfall is forecast tonight. However, further rainfall tomorrow, 15/11/19, is forecast. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please avoid contact with flood water, avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses and follow advice from emergency services. This message will be updated tomorrow morning, 15/11/19, or as the situation changes.