Flood Alert Info - River Leen and Day Brook in Nottinghamshire

Area Description

River Leen including Day Brook in Nottinghamshire.
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 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

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  • Each Flood Alert may have multiple updates. The messages listed below may therefore be greater than the number of alerts detailed in the Flood Alert table above.

Flood Alert issued on 24 Feb 2020 17:18
River Leen
River levels are forecast to rise at the Bulwell river gauge as a result of rainfall this morning. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland is still possible today, 24/02/2020. Areas most at risk are low-lying recreational areas and roads including High School playing fields on Valley Road and other low lying land and recreational areas. 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. See the GOV.UK website for a 5 day flood forecast. This message will be updated tomorrow morning, 25/02/2020, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 24 Feb 2020 08:18
River Leen
River levels are forecast to rise at the Bulwell river gauge as a result of rainfall this morning. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland is possible from 10:00 today, 24/02/2020. Areas most at risk are low-lying recreational areas and roads including High School playing fields on Valley Road and other low lying land and recreational areas. 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. See the GOV.UK website for a 5 day flood forecast. This message will be updated this afternoon, 24/02/2020, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 23 Feb 2020 18:04
River Leen
River levels are forecast to rise at the Bulwell. Day Brook and Triumph Road river gauges as a result of rainfall forecast overnight tonight into tomorrow morning. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland is possible tomorrow, 24/02/2020. Areas most at risk are low-lying recreational areas and roads including High School playing fields on Valley Road and other low lying land and recreational areas. 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. See the GOV.UK website for a 5 day flood forecast. This message will be updated tomorrow morning, 24/02/2020, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 23 Feb 2020 08:58
River Leen
River levels are rising at the Bulwell river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding of roads and low-lying land is possible from 09:00 today, 23/02/2020. Areas most at risk are low-lying recreational areas and roads including High School playing fields on Valley Road and other low lying land and recreational areas. No further significant rainfall is forecast today. We expect river levels to remain high until this afternoon. Flooding of properties is not forecast at this point. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are patrolling watercourses in the area and clearing debris screens. 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 this afternoon, 23/02/2020, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 22 Feb 2020 18:30
River Leen
River levels are forecast to rise at the Bulwell river gauge as a result of rainfall expected overnight from Saturday into Sunday. Consequently, flooding of roads and low-lying land is possible tomorrow morning, 23/02/2020. Areas most at risk are low-lying recreational areas and roads including High School playing fields on Valley Road and other low lying land and recreational areas. We expect river levels to rise overnight and to peak on Sunday morning, 23/02/20. Flooding of properties is not forecast at this point. Further rainfall is forecast over Sunday night into Monday morning. 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. See the GOV.UK website for a 5 day flood forecast. This message will be updated tomorrow morning, 23/02/2020, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 16 Feb 2020 17:31
River Leen
River levels remain high but are beginning to fall at the Bulwell river gauge as a result of persistent heavy rainfall associated with Storm Dennis. Consequently, the risk of flooding remains. Areas most at risk are low-lying recreational areas and roads including High School playing fields on Valley Road and other low lying land and recreational areas. We expect river levels to remain high today and early hours of tomorrow. Further rainfall is forecast over the next 48 hours. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are liaising with emergency services and patrolling watercourses and communities. 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 Alert issued on 16 Feb 2020 08:18
River Leen
River levels are forecast to rise at Bulwell river gauge as a result of persistent heavy rainfall associated with Storm Dennis. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland is possible. Areas most at risk are low-lying recreational areas and roads including High School playing fields on Valley Road and other low lying land and recreational areas. The heaviest of the rain has fallen, but further showers are forecast throughout the today, Sunday 16/02/2020. We expect river levels to remain high throughout today and tomorrow. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are liaising with emergency services and patrolling watercourses and communities. 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 this afternoon, 16/02/2020, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 15 Feb 2020 17:23
River Leen
River levels are forecast to rise at the Bulwell river gauge as a result of persistent heavy rainfall associated with Storm Dennis. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland is expected to begin in the early hours of tomorrow morning and continue throughout tomorrow, Sunday 16/02/2020. Areas most at risk are low-lying recreational areas and roads including High School playing fields on Valley Road and other low lying land and recreational areas. The heaviest of the rain is expected to fall between 21:00 this evening, 15/02/2020, and 06:00 tomorrow morning, 16/02/2020. We expect river levels to rise this evening and remain high throughout tomorrow. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are patrolling watercourses. Please avoid using low-lying footpaths near local watercourses. This message will be updated tomorrow morning, 16/02/2020, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 12 Feb 2020 16:29
River Leen
River levels are forecast to rise at the Bulwell river gauge as a result of forecast heavy rainfall expected overnight into tomorrow morning. Consequently, flooding is possible from Thursday morning, 13/02/2020. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads including High School playing fields on Valley Road and other low lying land and recreational areas. We expect river levels to remain high during Thursday morning, 13/02/2020. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please avoid contact with flood water and see the GOV.UK website for a 5 day flood forecast. This message will be updated tomorrow morning, 13/02/2020, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 9 Feb 2020 16:40
River Leen
River levels remain high but steady at the Bulwell river gauge as a result of heavy rain. Consequently, the flooding of roads and farmland remains possible. Areas most at risk are low-lying recreational areas and roads including High School playing fields on Valley Road and other low lying land and recreational areas. We expect river levels to remain high until tomorrow morning, 10/02/20. Further rainfall is expected over the next 24 hours. 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, 10/02/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 9 Feb 2020 08:22
River Leen
River levels are forecast to rise at the Bulwell river gauge in response to a heavy band of rain which is moving across the area during today, Sunday 9th February. Consequently, the flooding of roads and farmland is possible. Areas most at risk are low-lying recreational areas and roads including High School playing fields on Valley Road and other low lying land and recreational areas. We expect river levels to remain high until tonight, 09/02/20. 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 this afternoon, 09/02/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 8 Feb 2020 16:31
River Leen
River levels are currently steady but are forecast to rise at the Bulwell river gauge in response to a heavy band of rain which will move across the area during the morning and afternoon of Sunday 9th February. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland is possible from tomorrow morning, 09/02/20. Areas most at risk are low-lying recreational areas and roads including High School playing fields on Valley Road and other low lying land and recreational areas. We expect river levels to remain high until Monday morning, 10/02/20. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are patrolling watercourses in the area. 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, 09/02/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 8 Jan 2020 16:09
River Leen
River levels are forecast to rise at the Bulwell river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall this evening and into Thursday morning, 09/01/2020. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland is possible. Areas most at risk are low-lying recreational areas and roads including High School playing fields on Valley Road and other low lying land and recreational areas. We expect river levels to rise overnight and then to begin to fall around mid-morning on Thursday. 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 tomorrow morning, 09/01/2020, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 19 Dec 2019 16:38
River Leen
This is a pre-emptive flood alert. River levels are forecast to rise at the Bulwell river gauge as a result of persistent rainfall. Consequently, the risk of flooding remains. Areas most at risk are low-lying recreational areas and roads including High School playing fields on Valley Road and other low lying land and recreational areas. Further rainfall is forecast over the next 24 hours which may cause river levels to rise. 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. Check the GOV.UK website for a 5 day flood forecast. This message will be updated tomorrow morning, 20/12/2019, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 19 Dec 2019 10:06
River Leen
This is a pre-emptive flood alert. River levels are forecast to rise at the Bulwell river gauge as a result of persistent heavy rainfall today and tomorrow. Consequently, the risk of flooding remains. Areas most at risk are low-lying recreational areas and roads including High School playing fields on Valley Road and other low lying land and recreational areas. Further rainfall is forecast over the next 48 hours which will cause river levels to rise. 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. Check the GOV.UK website for a 5 day flood forecast. This message will be updated this evening, 19/12/2019, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 18 Dec 2019 16:25
River Leen
This is a pre-emptive flood alert. River levels are forecast to rise at the Bulwell river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall tonight. Consequently, flooding is possible. Areas most at risk are low-lying recreational areas and roads including High School playing fields on Valley Road and other low lying land and recreational areas. Further rainfall is forecast over the next 48 hours which will cause river levels to rise.. 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. Check the GOV.UK website for a 5 day flood forecast. This message will be updated tomorrow morning, 19/12/2019, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 15 Nov 2019 13:09
River Leen
River levels remain high but are beginning to fall at the Bulwell river gauge as a result of persistent heavy rainfall. Consequently, the risk of flooding remains. Areas most at risk are low-lying recreational areas and roads including High School playing fields on Valley Road and other low lying land and recreational areas. 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 plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded and avoid contact with flood water. This message will be updated this evening, 15/11/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 15 Nov 2019 04:46
River Leen
River levels remain high but are beginning to fall at the Bulwell river gauge as a result of persistent heavy rainfall. Consequently, the risk of flooding remains. Areas most at risk are low-lying recreational areas and roads including High School playing fields on Valley Road and other low lying land and recreational areas. We expect river levels to remain high until this afternoon, 15/11/19. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are patrolling watercourses in the area and liaising with emergency services. Please 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 Alert issued on 14 Nov 2019 21:20
River Leen
River levels remain high but are beginning to fall at the Bulwell river gauge as a result of persistent heavy rainfall. Consequently, the risk of flooding remains. Areas most at risk are low-lying recreational areas and roads including High School playing fields on Valley Road and other low lying land and recreational areas. We expect river levels to remain high until tomorrow morning, 15/11/19. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are patrolling watercourses in the area and liaising with emergency services. Please 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 Alert issued on 14 Nov 2019 12:10
River Leen
River levels are rising at the Bulwell river gauge as a result of persistent heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland is expected from 13:00 today, 14/11/19. Areas most at risk are low-lying recreational areas and roads including High School playing fields on Valley Road and other low lying land and recreational areas. Further heavy rainfall is forecast over the next 24 hours. We expect river levels to remain high until tomorrow morning, 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 contact with flood water. This message will be updated this afternoon, 14/11/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 10 Nov 2019 21:11
River Leen
River levels are forecast to rise at the Day Brook river gauge, in response to rainfall overnight. Areas most at risk are low-lying recreational areas and roads including High School playing fields on Valley Road and other low lying land and recreational areas. We are closely monitoring the situation. 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 tomorrow morning, 11/11/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 10 Nov 2019 17:22
River Leen
River levels are forecast to rise at the Day Brook river gauge, in response rainfall overnight. Areas most at risk are low-lying recreational areas and roads including High School playing fields on Valley Road and other low lying land and recreational areas. We are closely monitoring the situation. 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 this evening, 10/11/2019, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 9 Nov 2019 04:57
River Leen
River levels are falling at the Bulwell river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Consequently, the risk of flooding is reducing. Areas most at risk are low-lying recreational areas and roads including High School playing fields on Valley Road and other low lying land and recreational areas. We are closely monitoring the situation. 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 this afternoon, 09/11/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 8 Nov 2019 11:38
River Leen
River levels remain high but are beginning to fall at the Bulwell river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Consequently, the risk of flooding remains. Areas most at risk are low-lying recreational areas and roads including High School playing fields on Valley Road and other low lying land and recreational areas. 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 this evening, 08/11/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 7 Nov 2019 18:55
River Leen
River levels are high but steady at the Bulwell river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Consequently, the risk of flooding remains. Areas most at risk are low-lying recreational areas and roads including High School playing fields on Valley Road and other low lying land and recreational areas. Further rainfall is forecast over the next 12 hours. We expect river levels to remain high until tomorrow, 08/11/19. 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 tomorrow morning, 08/11/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 7 Nov 2019 09:31
River Leen
River levels have risen at the Day Brook river gauge and the Bulwell river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding is possible today, 07/11/19. Areas most at risk are low-lying recreational areas and roads including High School playing fields on Valley Road and other low lying land and recreational areas. Further rainfall is forecast over the next 24 hours and we expect river levels to remain high during today, 07/11/19. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please avoid contact with flood water and see the GOV.UK website for a 5 day flood forecast. This message will be updated this evening, 07/11/2019, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 6 Nov 2019 17:30
River Leen
This is a pre-emptive alert. River levels are forecast to rise at the Day Brook river gauge as a result of forecast heavy rainfall expected overnight into tomorrow morning. Consequently, flooding is possible from tomorrow morning, 07/11/19. There is low confidence given the unpredictable nature of the heavy rainfall. Areas most at risk are low-lying recreational areas and roads including High School playing fields on Valley Road and other low lying land and recreational areas. We expect river levels to remain high during Thursday morning, 07/11/19. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please avoid contact with flood water and see the GOV.UK website for a 5 day flood forecast. This message will be updated tomorrow morning, 07/11/2019, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 26 Oct 2019 19:43
River Leen
"River levels are high but steady at the Bulwell river gauge as a result of persistent heavy rainfall. Areas most at risk are low-lying recreational areas and roads including High School playing fields on Valley Road and other low lying land and recreational areas. We are closely monitoring the situation. This message will be updated tomorrow morning, 27/10/19, or as the situation changes."


Flood Alert issued on 26 Oct 2019 11:15
River Leen
River levels are rising at the Bulwell river gauge as a result of persistent heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland remains possible until this evening, 26/10/19. Areas most at risk are low-lying recreational areas and roads including High School playing fields on Valley Road and other low lying land and recreational areas. 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 this evening, 27/10/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 25 Oct 2019 16:08
River Leen
River levels are forecast to rise at the Bulwell river gauge as a result of persistent heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland is possible to begin around 6am tomorrow, 26/10/19. Areas most at risk are low-lying recreational areas and roads including High School playing fields on Valley Road and other low lying land and recreational areas. Further rainfall is forecast over the next 24 hours. 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 tomorrow morning, 26/10/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 14 Oct 2019 23:39
River Leen
River levels have risen at the Day Brook river gauge as a result of persistent rainfall. Areas most at risk are low-lying recreational areas and roads including High School playing fields on Valley Road and other low lying land and recreational areas. Further rainfall is forecast over the next 24 hours. We expect river levels to begin falling on Tuesday 15/10/2019. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please see the GOV.UK website for a 5 day flood forecast. This message will be updated Tuesday morning.


Flood Alert issued on 14 Oct 2019 14:58
River Leen
River levels are forecast to rise at the Bulwell river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland is possible from 12:30am tomorrow, 15/10/19. Areas most at risk are low-lying recreational areas and roads including High School playing fields on Valley Road and other low lying land and recreational areas. We expect river levels to remain high until 7:00am on 15/10/19. 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 tomorrow morning, 15/10/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 5 Oct 2019 21:28
River Leen
River levels are forecast to rise at the Bulwell river gauge as a result of persistent heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland is expected to begin in the early hours of tomorrow morning, Sunday 06/10/19. Areas most at risk are low-lying recreational areas and roads including High School playing fields on Valley Road and other low lying land and recreational areas. Further heavy rainfall is forecast over the next 24 hours. We expect river levels to remain high until tomorrow night, Sunday 06/10/19. 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 tomorrow morning, 06/10/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 5 Oct 2019 13:38
River Leen
River levels are forecast to rise at the Bulwell river gauge as a result of persistent heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland is expected to begin on the early hours of tomorrow morning, Sunday 06/10/19. Areas most at risk are low-lying recreational areas and roads including High School playing fields on Valley Road and other low lying land and recreational areas. Further heavy rainfall is forecast over the next 24 hours. We expect river levels to remain high until tomorrow night on Sunday 06/10/19. 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 this evening, 05/10/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 30 Sep 2019 17:00
River Leen
"River levels are forecast to rise at the Bulwell river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland is expected to begin between 20:00 and 21:00 today, 30/09/19. Areas most at risk are low-lying recreational areas and roads including High School playing fields on Valley Road and other low lying land and recreational areas. Further rainfall is forecast over the next 24 hours. We expect river levels to rise until 23:00 tonight. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are patrolling watercourses in the area and clearing weed screens. 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, 01/10/19, or as the situation changes."


Flood Alert issued on 29 Sep 2019 20:35
River Leen
River levels are forecast to rise at the Bulwell river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding of property/roads and farmland is possible this afternoon and evening today, 29/09/19. Areas most at risk are low-lying recreational areas and roads including High School playing fields on Valley Road and other low lying land and recreational areas. Further rainfall is forecast over the next 12 hours. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please see the GOV.UK website for a 5 day flood forecast. This message will be updated tomorrow morning, 30/09/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 29 Sep 2019 15:02
River Leen
River levels are forecast to rise at the Bulwell river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding of property/roads and farmland is possible this afternoon and evening today, 29/09/19. Areas most at risk are low-lying recreational areas and roads including High School playing fields on Valley Road and other low lying land and recreational areas. Further rainfall is forecast over the next 12 hours. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please see the GOV.UK website for a 5 day flood forecast. This message will be updated this evening, 29/09/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 28 Sep 2019 17:29
River Leen
River levels are forecast to rise at the Bulwell river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding of property/roads and farmland is possible overnight and tomorrow morning, 28/09/19. Areas most at risk are low-lying recreational areas and roads including High School playing fields on Valley Road and other low lying land and recreational areas. Further rainfall is forecast over the next 12 hours. We expect river levels to begin rising this evening on 28/09/19. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please see the GOV.UK website for a 5 day flood forecast. This message will be updated tomorrow morning, 29/09/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 24 Sep 2019 16:49
River Leen
River levels are high at the Bulwell river gauge a


Flood Alert issued on 24 Sep 2019 08:20
River Leen
Small, flashier rivers and streams may respond to


Flood Alert issued on 22 Sep 2019 10:57
River Leen
Small, flashier rivers and streams may respond to heavy rainfall as a result of localised thunderstorms passing through the area. This message has been issued pre-emptively ahead of localised thunderstorms early this afternoon until this evening. Given the unpredictable nature of thunderstorms, there is low confidence in the locations and impacts of rainfall at this point. Areas most at risk are low lying agricultural land, roads and footpaths close to small rivers and streams. Water levels could rise rapidly and potentially generate deep fast flows. Flooding of properties is not forecast at this point. We are closely monitoring the situation. This message will be updated by 8pm Sunday.


Flood Alert issued on 21 Sep 2019 18:08
River Leen
Small, flashier rivers and streams may respond to heavy rainfall as a result of localised thunderstorms passing through the area. This message has been issued pre-emptively ahead of localised thunderstorms in early hours of Sunday. Given the unpredictable nature of thunderstorms, there is low confidence in the locations and impacts of rainfall at this point. Areas most at risk are low lying agricultural land, roads and footpaths close to small rivers and streams. Water levels could rise rapidly and potentially generate deep, fast flows. Flooding of properties is not forecast at this point. We are closely monitoring the situation. This message will be updated by 12 noon Sunday.


Flood Alert issued on 16 Sep 2019 00:24
River Leen
River levels have risen at the Day Brook river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding of property/roads and farmland is expected to begin from 00:30, 17/09/19. Areas most at risk are low-lying recreational areas and roads including High School playing fields on Valley Road and other low lying land and recreational areas. We expect river levels to remain high until 05:00 on 16/09/19. 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 later this morning, 16/09/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 16 Aug 2019 20:41
River Leen
River levels have risen at the Bulwell river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding is possible between 21:00 this evening (16/08/19) and overnight 01:00am tomorrow, (17/08/19). Areas most at risk are low-lying recreational areas and roads including High School playing fields on Valley Road and other low lying land and recreational areas. Further rainfall is forecast over the next 2 hours. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses. This message will be updated tomorrow morning, (17/08/19), or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 14 Aug 2019 19:36
River Leen
River levels have risen at the Bulwell river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland is expected this evening, 14/08/2019. Areas most at risk are low-lying recreational areas and roads including High School playing fields on Valley Road and other low lying land and recreational areas. Further rainfall is forecast over the next 5 hours. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are patrolling watercourses in the area and clearing weed screens. 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 at 09:00, 15/08/2019, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 14 Aug 2019 18:37
River Leen
River levels have risen at the Bulwell river gauge as a result of persistent heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland is expected between 18:30 and 23:00, Wednesday 14/08/2019. Areas most at risk are low-lying recreational areas and roads including High School playing fields on Valley Road and other low lying land and recreational areas. Further rainfall is forecast over the next 5 hours. 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 tomorrow morning 09:00, 15/08/2019, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 9 Aug 2019 21:10
River Leen
River levels at the Bulwell and Day Brook river gauges are low and steady at the moment, but could rise as a result of forecasted heavy showers tonight, 09/08/19. Consequently, flooding is possible. Areas most at risk are low-lying recreational areas and roads, including High School playing fields on Valley Road and other low lying land and recreational areas. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses. This message will be updated tomorrow morning, 10/08/2019, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 9 Aug 2019 16:49
River Leen
River levels at the Bulwell and Day Brook river gauges have fallen following overnight heavy rainfall. This Flood Alert remains in place as heavy showers and thunderstorms are forecast today, 09/08/2019. Consequently, flooding is possible. Areas most at risk are low-lying recreational areas and roads, including High School playing fields on Valley Road and other low lying land and recreational areas. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses. This message will be updated this evening, Friday 09/08/2019, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 9 Aug 2019 09:13
River Leen
River levels have risen at the Bulwell and Day Brook river gauges as a result of heavy rainfall in the East Midlands tonight, Friday 09/08/2019. Areas most at risk are low-lying recreational areas and roads including High School playing fields on Valley Road and other low lying land and recreational areas. This Flood Alert remains in place as heavy showers are forecast for today daytime, Friday 09/08/2019. Consequently, flooding is still possible as result of these showers. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses. This message will be updated this evening, Friday 09/08/2019, or as the situation changes


Flood Alert issued on 9 Aug 2019 01:10
River Leen
River levels are forecast to rise at the Bulwell and Day Brook river gauges as a result of heavy rainfall in the East Midlands tonight, Friday 09/08/2019. Consequently, flooding is possible overnight tonight and into tomorrow morning. Areas most at risk are low-lying recreational areas and roads including High School playing fields on Valley Road and other low lying land and recreational areas. Heavy rainfall is forecast over the next 8 hours with further heavy showers expected Friday daytime, 09/08/2019. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses. This message will be updated tomorrow morning, 09/08/2019, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 8 Aug 2019 17:20
River Leen
This message has been issued pre-emptively in response to heavy rainfall forecast in the East Midlands tonight, Thursday 08/08/2019 and tomorrow, Friday 09/08/2019. River levels are forecast to rise at the Day Brook river gauge. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland is possible overnight tonight and into tomorrow morning, 09/08/19. Areas most at risk are low-lying recreational areas and roads including High School playing fields on Valley Road and other low lying land and recreational areas. Further heavy showers are expected tomorrow, 09/08/2019. 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 Alert issued on 4 Aug 2019 18:34
River Leen
Small, flashier rivers and streams are beginning to respond to heavy rainfall as a result of localised thunderstorms passing through the area. Thunderstorms are now affecting localised areas on 04/08/2019. Given the unpredictable nature of thunderstorms, there is low confidence in the locations and impacts of rainfall at this point. Thunderstorms are forecast over the next 12 hours. We are closely monitoring the situation. This message will be updated tomorrow morning 05/08/2019 or as the situation changes


Flood Alert issued on 31 Jul 2019 23:49
River Leen
River levels are now falling, though standing water and debris may still remain. Areas most at risk are low lying agricultural land, roads and footpaths close to small rivers and streams. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses and plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded. Further light rainfall is forecast overnight. We are closely monitoring the situation. This message will be updated tomorrow morning 01/08/2019, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 31 Jul 2019 16:14
River Leen
The risk of thunderstorms remains in the East Midlands throughout the early evening today, 31/07/2019. Given the unpredictable nature of thunderstorms, there is low confidence in the locations and impacts of rainfall at this point. Areas most at risk are low lying agricultural land, roads and footpaths close to small rivers and streams. Water levels could rise rapidly and potentially generate deep, fast flows. 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 later this evening, 31/07/2019, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 31 Jul 2019 09:44
River Leen
The risk of thunderstorms remains in the East Midlands throughout this morning 31st July. Given the unpredictable nature of thunderstorms, there is low confidence in the locations and impacts of rainfall at this point. Areas most at risk are low lying agricultural land, roads and footpaths close to small rivers and streams. Water levels could rise rapidly and potentially generate deep, fast flows. 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 this evening, 31/07/2019, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 31 Jul 2019 02:13
River Leen
The risk of thunderstorms remains in the East Midlands throughout this morning 31th July. Given the unpredictable nature of thunderstorms, there is low confidence in the locations and impacts of rainfall at this point. Areas most at risk are low lying agricultural land, roads and footpaths close to small rivers and streams. Water levels could rise rapidly and potentially generate deep, fast flows. 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 later this morning, 31/07/2019, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 30 Jul 2019 18:25
River Leen
This message has been issued pre-emptively in response to thunderstorms forecast in the East Midlands tonight 30th July through until Wednesday 31st July. Given the unpredictable nature of thunderstorms, there is low confidence in the locations and impacts of rainfall at this point. Areas most at risk are low lying agricultural land, roads and footpaths close to small rivers and streams. Water levels could rise rapidly and potentially generate deep, fast flows. 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 tomorrow morning, 31/07/2019, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 28 Jul 2019 11:19
River Leen
River levels have risen on the river Leen and Day Brook as a result of heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding of land and roads is possible from 14:00 today, 28/07/2019. Areas most at risk are low-lying recreational areas and roads including High School playing fields on Valley Road. Further rainfall is forecast over the next 24 hours. We expect river levels to remain high until Monday, 29/07/2019. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are patrolling watercourses in the area and clearing weed screens. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses and avoid contact with flood water. This message will be updated this evening, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 24 Jul 2019 03:30
River Leen
"River levels have risen at the Day Brook river gauge as a result of localised thunderstorms. Consequently, flooding is imminent. Areas most at risk are low-lying recreational areas and roads including High School playing fields on Valley Road and other low lying land and recreational areas. Further rainfall is forecast over the next 3 hours. We expect river levels to remain high into tomorrow morning 24/7/19. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are patrolling watercourses in the area. Please avoid contact with flood water. This message will be updated tomorrow morning, 24/07/19, or as the situation changes."


Flood Alert issued on 25 Jun 2019 07:59
River Leen
Small, flashier rivers and streams may respond to widespread heavy frontal rainfall and localised thunderstorms passing through the area. This message has been issued pre-emptively ahead of localised thunderstorms which are due to clear the area by early afternoon today (Tuesday 25th June). Given the unpredictable nature of thunderstorms, there is low confidence in the locations and impacts of rainfall at this point. Areas most at risk are low lying agricultural land, roads and footpaths close to small rivers and streams. Water levels could rise rapidly and potentially generate deep, fast flows. Thunderstorms are forecast over the remainder of the morning, with low confidence over exact timing and locations. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses. This message will be updated as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 24 Jun 2019 17:03
River Leen
Small, flashier rivers and streams may respond to widespread heavy frontal rainfall and localised thunderstorms passing through the area. This message has been issued pre-emptively ahead of localised thunderstorms (Monday 24th July) overnight and into tomorrow. Given the unpredictable nature of thunderstorms, there is low confidence in the locations and impacts of rainfall at this point. Areas most at risk are low lying agricultural land, roads and footpaths close to small rivers and streams. Water levels could rise rapidly and potentially generate deep, fast flows. Thunderstorms are forecast over the next 24 hours, with low confidence over exact timing and locations. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses. This message will be updated tomorrow morning, 25/06/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 24 Jun 2019 09:19
River Leen
This message has been issued pre-emptively as heavy rain showers and thunderstorms are forecast across the East Midlands today (Monday 24th June), overnight and into tomorrow, but there is low confidence of the locations to be affected given the unpredictable nature of thunderstorms. Localised significant flooding of low-lying land and roads is possible but not expected from today onwards. Avoid using low-lying footpaths near watercourses and plan driving routes to avoid low-lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded. We are monitoring the situation closely, please remain aware in case further warnings are issued. Further information is available on the GOV.UK website. This message will be updated this evening or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 23 Jun 2019 19:05
River Leen
This message has been issued pre-emptively as heavy rain showers and thunderstorms are forecast across the East Midlands later tonight (Sunday 23rd June) and into tomorrow, but there is low confidence given the unpredictable nature of thunderstorms. Localised significant flooding of low-lying land and roads is possible but not expected from tonight onwards. Avoid using low-lying footpaths near watercourses and plan driving routes to avoid low-lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded. Our incident response staff are patrolling watercourses and have been out clearing weed screens. Further information is available on the GOV.UK website. This message will be updated tomorrow morning (Monday 24th June) or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 19 Jun 2019 06:58
River Leen
This flood alert has been issued as a precautionary measure. Heavy rain showers are forecast for this area throughout the day (Wednesday 19th June 2019). There is uncertainty over the amount of rainfall expected and the exact location of these showers. As a result river and surface water flooding may affect roads, property and farmland in these areas. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses, and plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded. Our incident response staff have been clearing weed screens and patrolling watercourses in the area. We are closely monitoring the situation and will issue updates, and further flood alerts and warnings if necessary. You can monitor your local weather conditions and river levels on the GOV.UK website. This message will be updated this afternoon, or sooner if the forecast changes.


Flood Alert issued on 18 Jun 2019 16:11
River Leen
This flood alert has been issued as a precautionary measure. Heavy rain and thunderstorms are forecast for this area overnight (early hours of Wednesday 19th June 2019). There is uncertainty over the amount of rainfall expected and the exact location of these thunderstorms. As a result river and surface water flooding may affect roads, property and farmland in these areas. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses, and plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded. Our incident response staff are clearing weed screens and patrolling watercourses in the area. We are closely monitoring the situation and will issue updates, and further flood alerts and warnings if necessary. You can monitor your local weather conditions and river levels on the GOV.UK website. This message will be updated tomorrow morning, or sooner if the forecast changes.


Flood Alert issued on 13 Jun 2019 17:54
River Leen
River levels remain high but are beginning to fall at the Bulwell river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Flooding continues. Areas most at risk are including the High School playing fields on Valley Road and other low lying land, roads and recreational areas Further light rainfall is forecast into the weekend which may keep watercourses elevated and may cause tem to raise faster than usual. We are closely monitoring the situation. This message will be updated Friday morning.


Flood Alert issued on 13 Jun 2019 06:12
River Leen
River levels are gradually falling at the Bulwell river gauge after a period of persistent heavy rainfall. The risk of flooding still remains. Areas which may still be at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads including High School playing fields on Valley Road and other low lying land and recreational areas. Further rainfall is forecast over the next 24 hours. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are patrolling watercourses in the area. This message will be updated this evening, 13/06/2019, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 12 Jun 2019 16:57
River Leen
River levels are forecast to rise at the Bulwell river gauge as a result of persistent heavy rainfall over this evening and tonight, 12/06/19. Consequently, the risk of flooding remains. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads including High School playing fields on Valley Road and other low lying land and recreational areas. We expect river levels to begin falling from tomorrow morning, 13/06/19. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are patrolling watercourses in the area. This message will be updated tomorrow morning, 13/06/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 12 Jun 2019 08:14
River Leen
River levels are falling, but still pose a flood risk at the Bulwell river gauge as a result of persistent heavy rainfall. Consequently, the risk of flooding remains. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads including High School playing fields on Valley Road and other low lying land and recreational areas. Levels may rise again this afternoon and evening in response to today’s rain, 12/06/19. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are patrolling watercourses in the area. This message will be updated later today, 12/06/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 11 Jun 2019 20:22
River Leen
River levels remain high at the Bulwell river gauge as a result of persistent heavy rainfall. Consequently, the risk of flooding remains. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads including High School playing fields on Valley Road and other low lying land and recreational areas. River levels are falling, but still pose a flood risk. Levels may rise again in response to the evening and overnight rain. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are patrolling watercourses in the area. This message will be updated tomorrow morning, 12/06/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 11 Jun 2019 14:36
River Leen
River levels remain high but are beginning to fall at the Bulwell river gauge. Consequently, the risk of flooding remains. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads including High School playing fields on Valley Road and other low lying land and recreational areas. We expect river levels to begin rising again around 24:30 on 12/06/19. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are patrolling watercourses in the area. This message will be updated in 8 hours, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 11 Jun 2019 07:44
River Leen
River levels have risen at the Bulwell river gauge as a result of persistent heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland is possible today, 11/06/19. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads including High School playing fields on Valley Road and other low lying land and recreational areas Further heavy rainfall is forecast over the next 48 hours. We expect river levels to continue rising this morning, 11/06/19. 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. This message will be updated this afternoon, 11/06/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 10 Jun 2019 17:10
River Leen
River levels are rising at the Bulwell river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland is possible this evening and overnight into Tuesday, 11/06/19. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads including the High School playing fields on Valley Road and other low lying land and recreational areas. Further heavy rainfall is expected through Tuesday and Wednesday. 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. This message will be updated tomorrow morning, 11/06/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 7 Jun 2019 15:14
River Leen
River levels are forecast to rise at the Day Brook river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall and localised thunderstorms. Consequently, flooding could occur between 5pm, 7/6/19, and the following morning, 8/6/19, but there is low confidence given the unpredictable nature of thunderstorms. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads including High School playing fields on Valley Road and other low lying land and recreational areas. A band of heavy rain, followed by thunderstorms, is expected this evening, 7/6/19, into tomorrow morning, 8/6/19. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff have patrolled watercourses in the area and cleared weed screens. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses and avoid contact with flood water. This message will be updated tomorrow morning, 08/06/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 6 Mar 2019 03:54
River Leen
River levels are high but steady at the Day Brook river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Consequently, the risk of flooding remains. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads including High School playing fields on Valley Road and other low lying land and recreational areas. Further rainfall is forecast over the next few hours. River levels have now fallen below the flood risk threshold, but levels could still rise in response to heavy bursts of rain. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff have been clearing weed screens and patrolling watercourses in the area. This message will be updated tomorrow morning, 06/03/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 6 Mar 2019 02:43
River Leen
River levels have risen at the Day Brook river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding is imminent on 06/03/2019. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads including High School playing fields on Valley Road and other low lying land and recreational areas. Further rainfall is forecast over the next few hours. We expect river levels in the area to rise and remain high over the next few hours until the heavy rainfall stops. We are closely monitoring the situation. This message will be updated tomorrow morning, 06/03/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 15 Dec 2018 18:20
River Leen
River levels are rising at the Day Brook river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding of property/roads is possible this evening 14/12/18. Areas most at risk are low-lying land and roads including High School playing fields on Valley Road and other low lying land and recreational areas Flood water could be deep and fast flowing, and therefore pose a risk to life. Further rainfall is forecast over the next 3 hours. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are patrolling watercourses in the area. This message will be updated by tomorrow morning or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 20 Sep 2018 16:18
River Leen
Levels on the River Leen and Day Brook are rising in response to heavy rainfall, which will continue throughout this evening. As a result, flooding of low lying land and roads around High School playing fields on Valley Road and other low lying land and recreational areas is possible throughout this evening and into tomorrow morning. We urge residents to prepare, remain vigilant and avoid walking and driving through flood water. We are closely monitoring the situation. We will endeavour to update this message tomorrow morning or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 23 Aug 2018 04:43
River Leen
Flooding of low-lying agricultural land and roads is possible at areas north of Moor Bridge at Bulwell, Southwark Street meander and the Day Brook Confluence in Basford. Valley Road Playing Fields and low lying land along the Day Brook may also be affected.


Flood Alert issued on 27 Jul 2018 16:13
River Leen
Thunderstorms are forecast to move across the East Midlands this evening and continue through into Saturday 28th July. These could cause rivers to rise and result in localised flooding. Flooding of low lying agricultural land, recreational areas and roads around High School playing fields on Valley Road is possible, from this evening onwards. We urge residents to prepare, remain vigilant and avoid walking and driving through flood water. We are closely monitoring the situation. We will endeavour to update this message on Saturday morning, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 27 Jul 2018 09:51
River Leen
Thunderstorms are forecast to move across the East Midlands this morning and continue through into Saturday (28 July). These could cause rivers to rise and result in localised flooding. Flooding of low lying agricultural land, recreational areas and roads around High School playing fields on Valley Road is possible, from this morning onwards. We urge residents to prepare, remain vigilant and avoid walking and driving through flood water. We are closely monitoring the situation. We will endeavour to update this message on Friday afternoon, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 26 Jul 2018 15:55
River Leen
Thunderstorms are forecast in the East Midlands this afternoon through to Saturday (28th July). These could cause rivers to rise and result in localised flooding. Therefore, flooding of low lying agricultural land, recreational areas and roads around High School playing fields on Valley Road is possible, from this afternoon onwards. We urge residents to prepare, remain vigilant and avoid walking and driving through flood water. We are closely monitoring the situation. We will endeavour to update this message on Friday morning or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 2 Jun 2018 17:41
River Leen
Levels are steady in the River Leen and Day Brook but the risk of isolated thunderstorms will continue throughout Saturday 2nd of June. This has the potential to affect low lying agricultural land and roads around High School playing fields on Valley Road and other low lying land and recreational areas. We urge residents to prepare, remain vigilant and avoid walking and driving through flood water. We are closely monitoring the situation. We will endeavour to update this message by Sunday morning or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 2 Jun 2018 09:37
River Leen
Levels on the River Leen and Day Brook are rising in response to persistent rainfall. As a result, flooding of low lying land and roads around High School playing fields on Valley Road and other low lying land and recreational areas is possible starting imminently. We urge residents to prepare, remain vigilant and avoid walking and driving through flood water. We are closely monitoring the situation. We will endeavour to update this message this afternoon or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 27 May 2018 21:16
River Leen
Heavy thunderstorms are possible through tonight (Sunday 27 May) and into tomorrow (Monday 28 May). However, the rainfall amount and location is uncertain. If we receive this forecast rainfall, water levels on the River Leen and Day Brook are expected to respond and rise quickly. As a result, flooding of low lying land and roads around High School playing fields on Valley Road and other low lying land and recreational areas is possible. We urge residents to prepare, remain vigilant and avoid walking and driving through flood water. We are closely monitoring the situation. We will endeavour to update this message on Monday morning, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 2 Apr 2018 20:57
River Leen
Levels on the River Leen and Day Brook are high in response to recent heavy rainfall. As a result, flooding of low lying land and roads around High School playing fields on Valley Road and other recreational areas is possible. We urge residents to prepare, remain vigilant and avoid walking and driving through flood water. We are closely monitoring the situation. We will endeavour to update this message on Tuesday morning or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 2 Apr 2018 09:03
River Leen
Levels on the River Leen and Day Brook are rising in response to overnight rainfall. Further rainfall is forecast throughout today. As a result, flooding of low lying land and roads around High School playing fields on Valley Road and other recreational areas is possible. River levels are likely to be at their highest around lunchtime today (Monday 02 April). We urge residents to prepare, remain vigilant and avoid walking and driving through flood water. We are closely monitoring the situation. We have teams on the ground checking defences, clearing channels and operating structures. We will endeavour to update this message on Monday evening or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 1 Apr 2018 18:39
River Leen
Levels on the River Leen and Day Brook are expected to rise in response to heavy rainfall forecast overnight. As a result, flooding of low lying land and roads around High School playing fields on Valley Road and other recreational areas is possible, starting in the early hours of the morning. River levels are likely to be at their highest around lunchtime tomorrow (Monday 02 April). We urge residents to prepare, remain vigilant and avoid walking and driving through flood water. We are closely monitoring the situation. We have teams on the ground checking defences, clearing channels and operating structures. We will endeavour to update this message on Monday morning or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 30 Mar 2018 17:42
River Leen
Levels on the River Leen and Day Brook are expected to rise in response to intense showers, which will continue until tomorrow morning. As a result, flooding of low lying agricultural land and roads around High School playing fields on Valley Road and other low lying land and recreational areas is possible starting tonight at around 11pm. River levels on the Leen will be at their highest until tomorrow at 11am. We urge residents to prepare, remain vigilant and avoid walking and driving through flood water. We are closely monitoring the situation. We will endeavour to update this message by Saturday morning or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 25 Sep 2017 07:47
River Leen
Due to heavy rainfall this morning, levels on the River Leen and Day Brook at the Morrisons Bulwell river gauge and the Day Brook river Gauge are rising. As a result, flooding of low lying land and roads is possible, starting imminently. Flooding is possible along the River Leen and Day Brook in Nottingham. This includes the High School playing fields on Valley Road and other low lying land and recreational areas next to the Day Brook. Further rainfall is expected for this morning. Our operational teams are in the area checking defences. We will endeavour to update this message every 8 hours, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 9 Aug 2017 06:52
River Leen
Due to persistent rainfall over the last 24 hours, levels on the River Leen and Day Brook at the Morrisons Bulwell river gauge are high and rising. As a result, flooding of low lying land and roads will continue. Flooding of low-lying agricultural land and roads remains a risk at Areas north of Moor Bridge at Bulwell, Southwark Street meander, the Day Brook Confluence in Basford and Valley Road Playing Fields areas may be affected by flood water. Further rainfall is expected for the next 3 hours. We will endeavour to update this message every 8 hours, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 8 Aug 2017 23:53
River Leen
Due to persistent rainfall, levels on the River Leen and Day Brook are high and rising. As a result of the high river levels, there continues to be a risk of flooding overnight. Flooding of low-lying land and roads is possible including areas north of Moor Bridge at Bulwell, Southwark Street meander and the Day Brook confluence in Old Basford. Valley Road playing fields and low lying land along the Day Brook may also be affected. Further rainfall is expected for the next 6 hours. Our operational teams have been in the area clearing debris from watercourses. We will endeavour to update this message every 8 hours, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 8 Aug 2017 19:38
River Leen
Due to persistent rainfall, levels on the River Leen and Day Brook at the Morrisons Bulwell river gauge are currently high but steady. Levels are expected to rise in response to further rainfall this evening and overnight into Wednesday morning. As a result, flooding of low lying land and roads will continue. Flooding of low-lying agricultural land and roads remains a risk at Areas north of Moor Bridge at Bulwell, Southwark Street meander, the Day Brook Confluence in Basford and Valley Road Playing Fields areas may be affected by flood water. Further rainfall is expected for the next 12 hours. We will endeavour to update this message every 8 hours, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 8 Aug 2017 12:08
River Leen
Due to persistent rainfall, levels on the River Leen and Day Brook at the Morrisons Bulwell river gauge are rising. As a result, flooding of low lying land and roads is possible. Flooding of low-lying agricultural land and roads is possible at areas north of Moor Bridge at Bulwell, Southwark Street meander and the Day Brook Confluence in Basford. Valley Road Playing Fields and low lying land along the Day Brook may also be affected. Further rainfall is expected over the next 12 hours. We will endeavour to update this message every 8 hours, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 29 Jul 2017 17:26
River Leen
Due to persistent, heavy and possibly thundery rain forecasted for tonight and into Sunday morning, levels on river Leen and Day Brook are expected to rise. Flooding of low-lying agricultural land and roads is possible at areas north of Moor Bridge at Bulwell, Southwark Street meander and the Day Brook Confluence in Basford. Valley Road Playing Fields and low lying land along the Day Brook may also be affected. We are continuing to monitor the situation and we will endeavour to update this message every 8 hours, or as the situation changes."


Flood Alert issued on 11 Jul 2017 14:50
River Leen
Flooding of low-lying agricultural land and roads is possible at areas north of Moor Bridge at Bulwell, Southwark Street meander and the Day Brook Confluence in Basford. Valley Road Playing Fields and low lying land along the Day Brook may also be affected. Flooding is expected this afternoon. The current level at the Morrisons Bulwell river gauge is 1 metre. River levels are rising. Rainfall is forecast over the next 12 hours. For up to date information on river levels in your area go to the river and sea levels section on the .GOV.UK website.


Flood Alert issued on 6 Jul 2017 13:27
River Leen
Flooding of low-lying agricultural land and roads is possible at areas north of Moor Bridge at Bulwell, Southwark Street meander and the Day Brook Confluence in Basford. Valley Road Playing Fields and low lying land along the Day Brook may also be affected. Isolated thunderstorms are forecast this afternoon and into this evening with heavy downpours forecast for the area. The nature of thunderstorms are hard to predict and therefore there is uncertainty in the location and intensity of the rainfall. For up to date information on river levels in your area go to the river and sea levels section on the .GOV.UK website.


Flood Alert issued on 28 May 2017 18:40
River Leen
Thunderstorms are forecast in the area overnight and into Monday morning. There is significant uncertainty about the timing and location of the rainfall. Where rain does fall, it is likely to be localised and intense in nature. Therefore, flooding of low-lying agricultural land and roads is possible at areas north of Moor Bridge at Bulwell, Southwark Street meander and the Day Brook Confluence in Basford. Valley Road Playing Fields and low lying land along the Day Brook may also be affected. Flooding is possible until Monday afternoon. The current level at the Day Brook river gauge is 0.04 metres. River levels are steady but could rise rapidly in response to heavy or torrential rain. For up to date information on river levels in your area go to the river and sea levels section on the .GOV.UK website.


Flood Alert issued on 12 May 2017 17:48
River Leen
Flooding of low-lying agricultural land and roads is possible at areas north of Moor Bridge at Bulwell, Southwark Street meander and the Day Brook Confluence in Basford. Valley Road Playing Fields and low lying land along the Day Brook may also be affected. Flooding is expected this evening. The current level at the Day Brook river gauge is 1.1 metres. River levels are rising. Isolated heavy showers are forecast this evening. For up to date information on river levels in your area go to the river and sea levels section on the .GOV.UK website.