Flood Warning Info - River Soar at Zouch Island

Area Description

River Soar at Zouch Island .
This is a Flood Warning Area. For this area, you may receive Flood Warnings or Severe Flood Warnings.
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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 18 Feb 2020 09:17
River Soar
River levels remain high but are beginning to fall at the Kegworth river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding of property is expected to continue. The area most at risk is Zouch Island. Further rainfall is forecast for Wednesday and Thursday this week. We expect river levels to remain high until Wednesday, 19/02/2020. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are liaising with emergency services and patrolling watercourses in the area. Please have a bag ready with vital items like medicines and insurance documents, move possession and valuables off the ground or to safety and turn off gas, electricity and water. This message will be updated this afternoon, 18/02/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 18 Feb 2020 02:15
River Soar
River levels are high but steady at the Kegworth river gauge as a result of persistent heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding is expected to continue. Areas most at risk are Zouch Island. Further light rainfall is forecast over the next 24 hours, with more rainfall expected for Wednesday and Thursday this week. We expect river levels to remain high until Tuesday, 18/02/20. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are liaising with emergency services and patrolling watercourses in the area. Please move possessions and valuables off the ground or to safety and have a bag ready with vital items like medicines and insurance documents. This message will be updated in the morning, 18/02/2020, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 17 Feb 2020 23:45
River Soar
River levels are high but steady at the Kegworth river gauge as a result of persistent heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding is expected to continue. Areas most at risk are Zouch Island. Further light rainfall is forecast over the next 24 hours, with more rainfall expected for Wednesday and Thursday this week. We expect river levels to remain high until Tuesday, 18/02/20. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are liaising with emergency services and patrolling watercourses in the area. Please move possessions and valuables off the ground or to safety and have a bag ready with vital items like medicines and insurance documents. This message will be updated in the morning, 18/02/2020, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 17 Feb 2020 18:19
River Soar
River levels are high but steady at the Kegworth river gauge as a result of persistent heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding is expected to continue. Areas most at risk are Zouch Island. Further light rainfall is forecast for the next 48 hours and possible further rain on Wednesday and Thursday. We expect river levels to remain high until Tuesday, 18/02/20. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are liaising with emergency services and patrolling watercourses in the area. Please move possessions and valuables off the ground or to safety and have a bag ready with vital items like medicines and insurance documents. This message will be updated in 8 hours, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 17 Feb 2020 10:06
River Soar
River levels have risen at the Kegworth river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall over the weekend. Consequently, flooding is expected to continue. The area most at risk is Zouch Island. Further light rainfall is forecast for the next 48 hours and possible further rain on Wednesday and Thursday. We expect river levels to remain high until Tuesday, 18/02/20. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are liaising with emergency services and patrolling watercourses in the area. Please move possessions and valuables off the ground or to safety and have a bag ready with vital items like medicines and insurance documents. This message will be updated in 8 hours, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 17 Feb 2020 01:36
River Soar
River levels have risen at the Kegworth river gauge as a result of persistent heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding of property, roads and farmland is expected to continue. Areas most at risk are Zouch Island. Further light rainfall is forecast over the next 48 hours. We expect river levels to remain high throughout Monday, 17/02/2020. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are patrolling watercourses in the area and liaising with emergency services. Please move possessions and valuables off the ground or to safety and have a bag ready with vital items like medicines and insurance documents. This message will be updated in 8 hours, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 16 Feb 2020 16:05
River Soar
River levels have risen at the Kegworth river gauge as a result of persistent heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding of property, roads and farmland is expected to continue. Areas most at risk are Zouch Island. Further light rainfall is forecast over the next 48 hours. We expect river levels to remain high throughout Sunday, 16/02/2020. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are patrolling watercourses in the area and liaising with emergency services. Please move possessions and valuables off the ground or to safety and have a bag ready with vital items like medicines and insurance documents. This message will be updated in 8 hours, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 16 Feb 2020 07:28
River Soar
River levels have risen at the Kegworth river gauge as a result of persistent heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding of property, roads and farmland is expected from 08:30 this morning, 16/02/2020. Areas most at risk are Zouch Island. Further rainfall is forecast over the next 8 hours. We expect river levels to remain high throughout Sunday, 16/02/2020. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are patrolling watercourses in the area and liaising with emergency services. Please move possessions and valuables off the ground or to safety and have a bag ready with vital items like medicines and insurance documents. This message will be updated in 8 hours, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 22 Dec 2019 17:25
River Soar
River levels remain high, but are falling, at the Kegworth river gauge. Consequently, flooding of property, roads and farmland is expected to continue. Areas most at risk are Zouch Island. We currently expect river levels to fall below the flood risk threshold overnight and this warning is likely to be removed in the morning. Further rainfall is forecast tomorrow night, Monday 23/12/19. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please activate any property flood protection products you may have, such as flood barriers and air brick covers, and move possessions and valuables off the ground or to safety. This message will be updated tomorrow morning, 23/12/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 22 Dec 2019 14:18
River Soar
River levels remain high, but have peaked and are now beginning to fall at the Kegworth river gauge as a result of recent rainfall. Consequently, flooding of property, roads and farmland is expected to continue. Areas most at risk are Zouch Island. Further light rainfall is forecast over the next 12 hours. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please activate any property flood protection products you may have, such as flood barriers and air brick covers and move possessions and valuables off the ground or to safety. This message will be updated this evening, 22/12/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 22 Dec 2019 05:57
River Soar
River levels continue rising at the Kegworth river gauge as a result of recent rainfall. Consequently, flooding of property, roads and farmland is expected to continue. Areas most at risk are Zouch Island. Further light rainfall is forecast over the next 12 hours. We currently forecast the river to peak this morning approximately between 1.15 - 1.25m (approximately 100 – 110 cumecs). We are closely monitoring the situation. Please activate any property flood protection products you may have, such as flood barriers and air brick covers and move possessions and valuables off the ground or to safety. This message will be updated this afternoon, 22/12/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 21 Dec 2019 17:12
River Soar
River levels have risen at the Kegworth river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding of property, roads and farmland is possible later this evening, Saturday 21/12/19. Areas most at risk are Zouch Island. Further light rainfall is forecast over the next 12 hours. We currently forecast the river to peak overnight approximately between 1.1 - 1.2m (approx. 95 - 105 cumecs). We are closely monitoring the situation. Please activate any property flood protection products you may have, such as flood barriers and air brick covers and move possessions and valuables off the ground or to safety. This message will be updated tomorrow morning, 22/12/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 15 Nov 2019 12:45
River Soar
"River levels remain high at the Kegworth river gauge as a result of persistent heavy rainfall. Consequently, the risk of flooding remains. Areas most at risk are Zouch Island. Further light rainfall is forecast over the next 24 hours. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are patrolling watercourses in the area. Please see the GOV.UK website for a 5 day flood forecast. This message will be updated in 8 hours, or as the situation changes."


Flood Warning issued on 15 Nov 2019 03:42
River Soar
River levels have risen at the Kegworth river gauge as a result of persistent heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding of property, roads and farmland is possible overnight and into Friday morning, 15/11/19. Areas most at risk are Zouch Island. Some further light rainfall is expected over the next 24 hours. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff have been patrolling watercourses in the area. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses and see the GOV.UK website for a 5 day flood forecast. This message will be updated in 8 hours or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 14 Nov 2019 19:59
River Soar
River levels are forecast to rise at the Kegworth river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding of property roads and farmland is possible overnight, 14/11/19. Areas most at risk are Zouch Island. No further rainfall is expected. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are patrolling watercourses in the area. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses and see the GOV.UK website for a 5 day flood forecast. This message will be updated in 8 hours, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 28 Oct 2019 22:19
River Soar
River levels remain high but are falling at the Kegworth river gauge as a result of recent heavy rainfall. Consequently, the risk of flooding remains. Areas most at risk are Zouch Island. No further rainfall is forecast. River levels are falling, but still pose a flood risk. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are patrolling watercourses in the area. 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 tomorrow morning, 29/10/2019, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 28 Oct 2019 16:31
River Soar
River levels remain high but are falling at the Kegworth river gauge as a result of recent heavy rainfall. Consequently, the risk of flooding remains. Areas most at risk are Zouch Island. No further rainfall is forecast. River levels are falling, but still pose a flood risk. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are patrolling watercourses in the area. 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 this evening, 28/10/2019, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 28 Oct 2019 09:11
River Soar
River levels remain high but are beginning to fall at the Kegworth river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Consequently, the risk of flooding remains. Areas most at risk are Zouch Island. No further rainfall is forecast. River levels have peaked and will remain steady, with no further rise forecasted. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are patrolling watercourses in the area. 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 27 Oct 2019 22:51
River Soar
River levels are forecast to rise at the Kegworth river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding of property, roads and farmland is expected to begin from 05:00AM tomorrow, 28/10/19. Areas most at risk are Zouch Island. Flow is predicted to get to 100 cumecs. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are patrolling watercourses in the area. This message will be updated tomorrow morning, 28/10/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 17 Oct 2019 07:19
River Soar
River levels remain high but are beginning to fall at the Kegworth river gauge due to no further rainfall yesterday. Consequently, the risk of flooding remains. Areas most at risk are Zouch Island. Further rainfall is forecast over the next 24 hours. River levels are falling, but still pose a flood risk. We are closely monitoring the situation. 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 16 Oct 2019 22:44
River Soar
River levels remain high but are beginning to fall at the Kegworth river gauge due to no further rainfall today. Consequently, the risk of flooding is reducing. Areas most at risk are Zouch Island. No further rainfall is forecast. River levels are falling, but still pose a flood risk. We are closely monitoring the situation. 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 16 Oct 2019 14:05
River Soar
River levels remain high but steady at the Kegworth river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Consequently, the risk of flooding remains. Areas most at risk are Zouch Island. No further rainfall is forecast. We expect river levels to remain high until this evening, 16/10/19. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please move possessions and valuables off the ground or to safety and avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses. This message will be updated in 8 hours, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 16 Oct 2019 05:58
River Soar
River levels have risen at the Kegworth river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding of property is imminent. Areas most at risk are Zouch Island. Further rainfall is forecast over the next 12 hours. We expect river levels to remain high until this evening, 16/10/19. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please move possessions and valuables off the ground or to safety and avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses. This message will be updated in 8 hours, or as the situation changes.