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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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.