Flood Alert Info - River Ise and Alledge Brook

Area Description

River Ise and Tributaries between Clipston and Wellingborough and Alledge Brook between Grafton Underwood and Thrapston. Tributaries may also affect Kettering, Burton Latimer, and Wellingborough..

This is a Flood Alert Area. For this area the highest level of flood notification that you will receive is a Flood Alert. No Flood Warnings or Severe Flood Warnings are issued for this area.
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Flood Alert Currently in Force

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Flood Alert History

Number of historic Flood Alerts that have previously been recorded for this area:
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Historical Flood Alert Messages for this Area


Flood Alert issued on 3 Apr 2018 18:11
River Ise, Alledge Brook
Throughout the Easter weekend we saw heavy rainfall in the River Ise and Alledge Brook catchment area. This means that the river level has risen and remains high. We expect the river, particularly the lower sections, to remain high over several more days. Our forecasts indicate that flooding to properties isn't likely and therefore flood warnings are not expected to be issued at this stage. We are constantly monitoring river levels and have staff in the field checking for and clearing blockages. This message will be updated as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 3 Apr 2018 06:31
River Ise, Alledge Brook
Throughout the Easter weekend we saw heavy rainfall in the River Ise and Alledge Brook catchment area. This means that the river level has risen and remains high. We expect the river, particularly the lower sections, to remain high over several more days. Our forecasts indicate that flooding to properties isn't likely and therefore flood warnings are not expected to be issued at this stage. We are constantly monitoring river levels and have staff in the field checking for and clearing blockages. This message will be updated as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 2 Apr 2018 10:29
River Ise, Alledge Brook
Over the last 12 hours we have seen heavy rainfall in the River Ise and Alledge Brook catchment area. This means that both rivers are now rising, which will lead to flooding of low lying land and roads close to the river in the morning of Monday, April 2nd. We expect the river to remain high throughout the next few days. Our forecasts indicate that flooding to properties is not likely and therefore flood warnings are not expected to be issued at this stage. We are constantly monitoring river levels and have staff in the field checking for and clearing blockages in this location. This message will be updated as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 1 Apr 2018 08:19
River Ise, Alledge Brook
Throughout Friday and Saturday we saw heavy rainfall in the River Ise and Alledge Brook catchment area. This means that the river levels have risen and remain high. We expect the river to remain high throughout the next few days. Our forecasts indicate that flooding to properties isn't likely and therefore flood warnings are not expected to be issued at this stage. We are constantly monitoring river levels and have staff in the field checking for and clearing blockages. This message will be updated as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 31 Mar 2018 21:09
River Ise, Alledge Brook
Over the last 24 hours we have seen heavy rainfall in the River Ise and Alledge Brook catchment area. This means that both rivers have risen and remain high. We expect the river to remain high throughout the next few days. Our forecasts indicate that flooding to properties is not likely and therefore flood warnings are not expected to be issued at this stage. We are constantly monitoring river levels and have staff in the field checking for and clearing blockages. This message will be updated as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 31 Mar 2018 08:35
River Ise, Alledge Brook
Over the last 24 hours we have seen heavy rainfall in the River Ise and Alledge Brook catchment area. This means that both rivers are now rising, which will lead to flooding of low lying land and roads close to the river in the morning of Saturday March 31st. We expect the river to remain high throughout the next few days. Our forecasts indicate that flooding to properties is not likely and therefore flood warnings are not expected to be issued at this stage. We are constantly monitoring river levels and have staff in the field checking for and clearing blockages in this location. This message will be updated as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 31 Dec 2017 18:37
River Ise, Alledge Brook
River levels on the Ise and Alledge Brook are high and will stay high throughout the rest of day into tomorrow, continuing to flood some low lying land and roads. Rainfall has now cleared, with little further rainfall expected over the next few days. Our forecasts indicate that flooding to properties is not likely and therefore flood warnings are not expected to be issued at this time. We are continuing to monitor river levels, with staff out checking for and clearing blockages. This message will be updated tomorrow morning on Monday the 1st of January or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 31 Dec 2017 12:21
River Ise, Alledge Brook
River levels on the Ise and Alledge Brook will stay high following recent rainfall, continuing to flood some low lying land and roads. Rainfall has now cleared, with little further rainfall expected over the next few days. Our forecasts indicate that flooding to properties is not likely and therefore flood warnings are not expected to be issued at this time. We are continuing to monitor river levels, with staff out checking for and clearing blockages. This message will be updated this evening or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 31 Dec 2017 11:32
River Ise, Alledge Brook
River levels on the Rase and Ancholme will stay high following recent rainfall, continuing to flood some low lying land and roads. Rainfall has now cleared, with little further rainfall expected over the next few days. Our forecasts indicate that flooding to properties is not likely and therefore flood warnings are not expected to be issued at this time. We are continuing to monitor river levels, with staff out checking for and clearing blockages. This message will be updated this evening or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 30 Dec 2017 18:55
River Ise, Alledge Brook
The River Ise and Alledge Brook remain high following recent rainfall. Low lying land and roads may continue to be affected for much of the weekend however our forecast indicates that widespread flooding to properties is unlikely and further warnings are not expected. We are monitoring river levels and have staff in the area checking for and clearing blockages. This message will be updated tomorrow morning (Sunday) or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 30 Dec 2017 08:16
River Ise, Alledge Brook
Additional heavy rainfall in the last 24 hours means that the River Ise and Alledge Brook are high, and will remain high during Saturday 30 December. This will lead to flooding of low lying land and roads close to the river. Our forecasts indicate that widespread flooding to properties is not likely and no further flood warnings are expected to be issued despite the possibility of more rainfall in the forecast today. We are monitoring river levels and have staff in the area checking for and clearing any blockages in this location. This message will be updated as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 28 Dec 2017 09:08
River Ise, Alledge Brook
Although the levels on the River Ise and Alledge Brook have fallen, this alert remains in force due to the possible impacts of snow melt on river levels throughout the day. Little rainfall is forecast today. This message will be updated as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 27 Dec 2017 17:38
River Ise, Alledge Brook
During Tuesday night into Wednesday morning we saw heavy rainfall and snow in the Northamptonshire area. This means that the River Ise and Alledge Brook are rising, which will lead to flooding of low lying land and roads close to the river during the Wednesday night and into Thursday. We expect the river to remain high throughout this period. Our forecasts indicate that flooding to properties isn't likely and therefore flood warnings are not expected to be issued at this time. The rainfall has now cleared with little further rainfall forecast, but melting snow will increase levels in the rivers . We are constantly monitoring river levels and have staff in the field checking for and clearing blockages in this location. This message will be updated as the situation changes.