Flood Alert Info - Lower River Soar in Leicestershire

Area Description

Lower River Soar in Leicestershire including tributaries from Cossington to Redhill at the River Trent.
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

  • We have only been collating detailed flood messages since May 2017.
  • 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 9 Oct 2020 20:30
River Soar
River levels are high but steady at the Pillings Lock river gauge as a result of rainfall. Consequently, the risk of flooding to roads and farmland remains. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads including Slash Lane at Sileby and the Mountsorrel to Sileby road. Further rainfall is forecast over the next 24 hours. We expect river levels to remain high until tomorrow morning on 10/10/2020. 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 and see the GOV.UK website for a 5 day flood forecast. This message will be updated tomorrow morning, 10/10/2020, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 9 Oct 2020 16:34
River Soar
River levels are forecast to rise again at the Pillings Lock river gauge as a result of rainfall. Consequently, the risk of flooding to roads and farmland remains. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads including Slash Lane at Sileby and the Mountsorrel to Sileby road. Further rainfall is forecast over the next 24 hours. We expect river levels to remain high until tomorrow afternoon on 10/10/2020. 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 and see the GOV.UK website for a 5 day flood forecast. This message will be updated this evening, 09/10/2020, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 9 Oct 2020 08:25
River Soar
River levels are forecast to rise again at the Pillings Lock river gauge as a result of rainfall. Consequently, the risk of flooding to roads and farmland remains. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads including Slash Lane at Sileby and the Mountsorrel to Sileby road. Further rainfall is forecast over the next 24 hours. We expect river levels to remain high until this evening on 09/10/2020. 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 and see the GOV.UK website for a 5 day flood forecast. This message will be updated this afternoon, 09/10/2020, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 8 Oct 2020 20:24
River Soar
River levels are high but steady at the Pillings Lock river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Consequently, the risk of flooding to roads and farmland remains. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads including Slash Lane at Sileby and the Mountsorrel to Sileby road. Further rainfall is forecast over the next 24 hours. We expect river levels to remain high until tomorrow afternoon on 09/10/2020. 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 and see the GOV.UK website for a 5 day flood forecast. This message will be updated tomorrow morning, 09/10/2020, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 8 Oct 2020 16:34
River Soar
River levels are high but steady at the Pillings Lock river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Consequently, the risk of flooding to roads and farmland remains. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads including Slash Lane at Sileby and the Mountsorrel to Sileby road. Further rainfall is forecast over the next 24 hours. We expect river levels to remain high until tomorrow morning on 09/10/2020. 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 and see the GOV.UK website for a 5 day flood forecast. This message will be updated this evening, 08/10/2020, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 8 Oct 2020 08:49
River Soar
River levels are high but steady at the Pillings Lock river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Consequently, the risk of flooding to roads and farmland remains. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads including Slash Lane at Sileby and the Mountsorrel to Sileby road. Further rainfall is forecast over the next 24 hours. We expect river levels to remain high until tomorrow morning on 09/10/2020. 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 and see the GOV.UK website for a 5 day flood forecast. This message will be updated this afternoon, 08/10/2020, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 7 Oct 2020 11:31
River Soar
River levels are forecast to rise later today at the Pillings Lock river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Consequently, the risk of flooding to roads and farmland remains. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads including Slash Lane at Sileby and the Mountsorrel to Sileby road. Further heavy rainfall is forecast over the next 24 hours. We expect river levels to remain high until tomorrow afternoon on 08/10/2020. 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 and see the GOV.UK website for a 5 day flood forecast. This message will be updated tomorrow morning, 08/10/2020, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 6 Oct 2020 20:05
River Soar
River levels are rising at the Pillings Lock river gauge as a result of persistent rainfall. Consequently, flooding of property/roads and farmland is possible overnight and tomorrow morning, 06/10/20. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads including Slash Lane at Sileby and the Mountsorrel to Sileby road. Further rainfall is forecast over the next 24 hours. We expect river levels to remain high until tomorrow evening 07/10/20. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please plan driving routes to avoid low-lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded and see the GOV.UK website for a 5 day flood forecast. This message will be updated tomorrow morning, 07/10/20 or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 6 Oct 2020 15:07
River Soar
River levels have dropped but are forecast to rise again at the Pillings Lock river gauge as a result of persistent rainfall. Consequently, flooding of property/roads and farmland is possible overnight and tomorrow morning, 06/10/20. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads including Slash Lane at Sileby and the Mountsorrel to Sileby road. Further rainfall is forecast over the next 24 hours. We expect river levels to remain high until tomorrow evening 07/10/20. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please plan driving routes to avoid low-lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded and see the GOV.UK website for a 5 day flood forecast. This message will be updated this evening, 06/10/20 or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 6 Oct 2020 11:57
River Soar
River levels remain high but steady at the Pillings Lock river gauge as a result of persistent rainfall. Consequently, flooding of property/roads and farmland is possible throughout today, 06/10/20. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads including Slash Lane at Sileby and the Mountsorrel to Sileby road. Further rainfall is forecast over the next 24 hours. We expect river levels to remain high until tomorrow evening 07/10/20. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please plan driving routes to avoid low-lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded and see the GOV.UK website for a 5 day flood forecast. This message will be updated this afternoon, 06/10/20 or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 5 Oct 2020 19:12
River Soar
River levels are forecast to rise overnight at the Pillings Lock river gauge as a result of persistent rainfall. Consequently, flooding of property/roads and farmland is possible tomorrow morning , 06/10/20. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads including Slash Lane at Sileby and the Mountsorrel to Sileby road. Further rainfall is forecast over the next 24 hours. We expect river levels to remain high until tomorrow evening 06/10/20. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please plan driving routes to avoid low-lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded and see the GOV.UK website for a 5 day flood forecast. This message will be updated tomorrow morning, 06/10/20 or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 4 Oct 2020 19:04
River Soar
River levels have dropped but are forecast to rise again at the Pillings Lock river gauge as a result of persistent rainfall. Consequently, flooding of property/roads and farmland continues overnight, 04/10/20. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads including Slash Lane at Sileby and the Mountsorrel to Sileby road. Further rainfall is forecast over the next 24 hours. We expect river levels to remain high until tomorrow evening 05/10/20. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please plan driving routes to avoid low-lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded and see the GOV.UK website for a 5 day flood forecast. This message will be updated tomorrow morning, 05/10/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 4 Oct 2020 12:48
River Soar
River levels are high but steady at the Pillings Lock river gauge as a result of persistent rainfall. Consequently, flooding of property/roads and farmland continues and throughout the day and overnight, 04/10/20. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads including Slash Lane at Sileby and the Mountsorrel to Sileby road. Further rainfall is forecast over the next 24 hours. We expect river levels to remain high until tomorrow 05/10/20. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please plan driving routes to avoid low-lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded and see the GOV.UK website for a 5 day flood forecast. This message will be updated this evening, 04/10/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 4 Oct 2020 07:48
River Soar
River levels have risen at the Pillings Lock river gauge as a result of persistent heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding of property/roads and farmland is possible from this morning and throughout the day, 04/10/20. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads including Slash Lane at Sileby and the Mountsorrel to Sileby road. Further rainfall is forecast over the next 24 hours. We expect river levels to remain high until this evening 04/10/20. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please plan driving routes to avoid low-lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded and see the GOV.UK website for a 5 day flood forecast. This message will be updated this afternoon, 04/10/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 19 Jun 2020 12:52
River Soar
River levels remain high but are beginning to fall at the Pillings Lock river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Consequently, the risk of flooding is reducing. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads including Slash Lane at Sileby and the Mountsorrel to Sileby road. River levels are falling. 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. This message will be updated daily, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 18 Jun 2020 14:25
River Soar
River levels have risen at the Pillings Lock river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland is expected. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads including Slash Lane at Sileby, the Mountsorrel to Sileby road, the B5328 Cossington Road, the access road to Sileby Mill and the B675 Quorn to Barrow road, and farmlands at Cossington, Sileby, Barrow, Quorndon and Cotes. We expect river levels to rise throughout today and tonight (18/06/2020). 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. This message will be updated daily, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 16 Mar 2020 08:03
River Soar
River levels remain high but are beginning to fall at the Pillings Lock river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Consequently, the risk of flooding is reducing. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads including Slash Lane at Sileby and the Mountsorrel to Sileby road. Further light rainfall is forecast over the next 24 hours. River levels have now fallen below the flood risk threshold. 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, 16/03/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 15 Mar 2020 18:32
River Soar
River levels have risen at the Pillings Lock river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland is possible overnight, 15/03/20. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads including Slash Lane at Sileby and the Mountsorrel to Sileby road. Further rainfall is forecast over the next 24 hours. We expect river levels to rise until Monday afternoon, 16/03/20. 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, 16/03/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 15 Mar 2020 10:14
River Soar
River levels have risen at the Pillings Lock river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland is possible overnight, 15/03/20. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads including Slash Lane at Sileby and the Mountsorrel to Sileby road. Further rainfall is forecast over the next 24 hours. We expect river levels to rise until Monday afternoon, 16/03/20. 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, 15/03/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 14 Mar 2020 18:44
River Soar
River levels have risen at the Pillings Lock river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland is possible from Sunday evening, 15/03/20. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads including Slash Lane at Sileby and the Mountsorrel to Sileby road. Further rainfall is forecast over the next 24 hours. We expect river levels to rise until Monday morning, 16/03/20. 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, 15/03/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 14 Mar 2020 14:13
River Soar
River levels have risen at the Pillings Lock river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland is possible on Sunday morning, 15/03/20. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads including Slash Lane at Sileby and the Mountsorrel to Sileby road. Further rainfall is forecast over the next 24 hours. We expect river levels to rise until Monday Afternoon, 16/03/20. 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.


Flood Alert issued on 11 Mar 2020 08:53
River Soar
River levels are falling at the Pillings Lock river gauge as a result of recent rainfall. Consequently, flooding of property/roads and farmland is possible. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads including Slash Lane at Sileby and the Mountsorrel to Sileby road. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please avoid using low-lying footpaths near local watercourses. This message will be updated this afternoon, 11/03/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 10 Mar 2020 16:31
River Soar
River levels are high but steady at the Pillings Lock river gauge as a result of recent rainfall. Consequently, flooding of property/roads and farmland is possible. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads including Slash Lane at Sileby and the Mountsorrel to Sileby road. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please avoid using low-lying footpaths near local watercourses. This message will be updated tomorrow morning, 11/03/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 10 Mar 2020 09:11
River Soar
River levels are rising at the Pillings Lock river gauge as a result of overnight rainfall. Consequently, flooding of property/roads and farmland is possible. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads including Slash Lane at Sileby and the Mountsorrel to Sileby road. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please avoid using low-lying footpaths near local watercourses. This message will be updated this afternoon, 10/03/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 9 Mar 2020 16:59
River Soar
River levels are forecast to rise at the Pillings Lock river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding of property/roads and farmland is possible around 04:00 in the morning, 10/03/20. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads including Slash Lane at Sileby and the Mountsorrel to Sileby road. 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, 10/03/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 3 Mar 2020 19:32
River Soar
River levels are high but steadily falling at the Pillings Lock river gauge. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland is expected to continue. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads including Slash Lane at Sileby and the Mountsorrel to Sileby road, Sileby Mill road, and farmlands at Cossington, Sileby, Barrow, Quorndon and Cotes. Further rainfall is forecast tomorrow evening (Wednesday 04/03/20). Levels are expected to rise on Thursday (05/03/20) in response to this rainfall. Please plan driving routes to avoid low-lying roads near rivers which may be flooded, avoid using low-lying footpaths near local watercourses and avoid contact with flood water. This message will be updated tomorrow morning, 04/03/2020, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 3 Mar 2020 14:53
River Soar
River levels are high but steady at the Pillings Lock river gauge. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland is expected to continue. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads including Slash Lane at Sileby and the Mountsorrel to Sileby road, Sileby Mill road, and farmlands at Cossington, Sileby, Barrow, Quorndon and Cotes. Further rainfall is forecast tomorrow evening (Wednesday 04/03/20). Levels are expected to rise on Thursday (05/03/20) in response to this rainfall. Please plan driving routes to avoid low-lying roads near rivers which may be flooded, avoid using low-lying footpaths near local watercourses and avoid contact with flood water. This message will be updated this evening, 03/03/2020, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 3 Mar 2020 09:39
River Soar
River levels remain high, but are steadily falling at the Pillings Lock river gauge. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland is expected to continue today, 03/03/2020. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads including Slash Lane at Sileby and the Mountsorrel to Sileby road, Sileby Mill road, and farmlands at Cossington, Sileby, Barrow, Quorndon and Cotes. No further significant rainfall is expected. Levels are expected to fall below the flood alert threshold by this evening. Please plan driving routes to avoid low-lying roads near rivers which may be flooded, avoid using low-lying footpaths near local watercourses and avoid contact with flood water. This message will be updated this evening, 03/03/2020, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 2 Mar 2020 16:29
River Soar
River levels remain high, but are steadily falling at the Pillings Lock river gauge. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland is expected to continue today, 02/03/2020, and tomorrow, 03/03/2020. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads including Slash Lane at Sileby and the Mountsorrel to Sileby road, Sileby Mill road, and farmlands at Cossington, Sileby, Barrow, Quorndon and Cotes. No further significant rainfall is expected. Please plan driving routes to avoid low-lying roads near rivers which may be flooded, avoid using low-lying footpaths near local watercourses and avoid contact with flood water. This message will be updated tomorrow morning, 03/03/2020, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 2 Mar 2020 08:14
River Soar
River levels are high, but are beginning to fall at the Pillings Lock river gauge. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland is expected to continue today, 02/03/2020, and tomorrow, 03/03/2020. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads including Slash Lane at Sileby and the Mountsorrel to Sileby road and Sileby Mill road, and farmlands at Cossington, Sileby, Barrow, Quorndon and Cotes. No further significant rainfall is expected. Please plan driving routes to avoid low-lying roads near rivers which may be flooded, avoid using low-lying footpaths near local watercourses and avoid contact with flood water. This message will be updated this afternoon, 02/03/2020, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 1 Mar 2020 21:46
River Soar
River levels are high, but are beginning to fall at the Pillings Lock river gauge. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland is expected to continue today and over the next few days. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads including Slash Lane at Sileby, the Mountsorrel to Sileby Road, the B5328 Cossington Road, the access road to Sileby Mill, and farmlands at Cossington, Sileby, Barrow, Quorndon and Cotes. No further significant rainfall is expected. Please plan driving routes to avoid low-lying roads near rivers which may be flooded, avoid using low-lying footpaths near local watercourses and avoid contact with flood water. This message will be updated tomorrow morning, 02/03/20.


Flood Alert issued on 1 Mar 2020 13:19
River Soar
River levels remain high and steady at the Pillings Lock river gauge as a result of recent heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland is expected to continue today and over the next few days. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads including Slash Lane at Sileby, the Mountsorrel to Sileby Road, the B5328 Cossington Road, the access road to Sileby Mill, and farmlands at Cossington, Sileby, Barrow, Quorndon and Cotes. No further significant rainfall is expected. We expect river levels to remain high over the next few days. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please plan driving routes to avoid low-lying roads near rivers which may be flooded, avoid using low-lying footpaths near local watercourses and avoid contact with flood water. This message will be updated this evening, 01/03/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 1 Mar 2020 06:38
River Soar
River levels remain high and steady at the Pillings Lock river gauge. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland is expected to continue today and over the next few days. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads including Slash Lane at Sileby, the Mountsorrel to Sileby Road, the B5328 Cossington Road and the access road to Sileby Mill, and farmlands at Cossington, Sileby, Barrow, Quorndon and Cotes. Further light rainfall is forecast over the next 24 hours. We expect river levels to remain high over the next few days. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please plan driving routes to avoid low-lying roads near rivers which may be flooded, avoid using low-lying footpaths near local watercourses and avoid contact with flood water. This message will be updated this afternoon, 01/03/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 29 Feb 2020 20:50
River Soar
River levels remain high and steady at the Pillings Lock river gauge. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland is expected to continue overnight and over the next few days. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads, including Slash Lane at Sileby and the Mountsorrel to Sileby road and Sileby Mill road, and farmlands at Cossington, Sileby, Barrow, Quorndon and Cotes. Further light rainfall is forecast over the next 24 hours. We expect river levels to remain high over the next few days. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please plan driving routes to avoid low-lying roads near rivers which may be flooded, avoid using low-lying footpaths near local watercourses and avoid contact with flood water. This message will be updated tomorrow morning, 01/03/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 29 Feb 2020 14:40
River Soar
River levels remain high and steady at the Pillings Lock river gauge. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland is expected to continue over the next few days. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads, including Slash Lane at Sileby and the Mountsorrel to Sileby road and Sileby Mill road, and farmlands at Cossington, Sileby, Barrow, Quorndon and Cotes. Further light rainfall is forecast over the next 24 hours. We expect river levels to remain high over the next few days. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please plan driving routes to avoid low-lying roads near rivers which may be flooded, avoid using low-lying footpaths near local watercourses and avoid contact with flood water. This message will be updated later tonight 29/02/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 29 Feb 2020 07:53
River Soar
River levels remain high and are rising at the Pillings Lock river gauge. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland is expected to continue over the next few days. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads, including Slash Lane at Sileby and the Mountsorrel to Sileby road and Sileby Mill road, and farmlands at Cossington, Sileby, Barrow, Quorndon and Cotes. Further light rainfall is forecast over the next 24 hours. We expect river levels to continue rising over the next few days. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please plan driving routes to avoid low-lying roads near rivers which may be flooded, avoid using low-lying footpaths near local watercourses and avoid contact with flood water. This message will be updated this evening, 29/02/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 28 Feb 2020 21:24
River Soar
River levels remain high and increasing at the Pillings Lock river gauge. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland continues and is likely to do so over the next few days. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads, including Slash Lane at Sileby and the Mountsorrel to Sileby road. Further heavy rainfall is forecast over the next 48 hours. We expect river levels to continue rising over the next few days. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please plan driving routes to avoid low-lying roads near rivers which may be flooded, avoid using low-lying footpaths near local watercourses and avoid contact with flood water. This message will be updated tomorrow morning, 29/02/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 28 Feb 2020 16:32
River Soar
River levels remain high and increasing at the Pillings Lock river gauge. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland continues and is likely to do so over the next few days. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads, including Slash Lane at Sileby and the Mountsorrel to Sileby road. Further heavy rainfall is forecast over the next 48 hours. We expect river levels to continue rising over the next few days. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please plan driving routes to avoid low-lying roads near rivers which may be flooded, avoid using low-lying footpaths near local watercourses and avoid contact with flood water. This message will be updated later tonight, 28/02/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 28 Feb 2020 08:23
River Soar
River levels remain high but steady at the Pillings Lock river gauge. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland continues and is likely to do so over the next few days. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads, including Slash Lane at Sileby and the Mountsorrel to Sileby road. Further heavy rainfall is forecast over the next 48 hours. We expect river levels to begin rising again this afternoon. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please plan driving routes to avoid low-lying roads near rivers which may be flooded, avoid using low-lying footpaths near local watercourses and avoid contact with flood water. This message will be updated this afternoon, 28/02/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 27 Feb 2020 21:28
River Soar
River levels remain high but steady at the Pillings Lock river gauge. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland continues and is likely to do so over the next few days. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads, including Slash Lane at Sileby and the Mountsorrel to Sileby road. Further rainfall is forecast over the next 48 hours. We expect river levels to remain high into the weekend. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please avoid using low-lying footpaths near local watercourses and avoid contact with flood water. This message will be updated tomorrow morning, 28/02/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 27 Feb 2020 13:00
River Soar
River levels remain high but steady at the Pillings Lock river gauge. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland continues and is likely to do so over the next few days. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads, including Slash Lane at Sileby and the Mountsorrel to Sileby road. Further rainfall is forecast over the next 48 hours. We expect river levels to remain high into the weekend. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please avoid using low-lying footpaths near local watercourses and avoid contact with flood water. This message will be updated this evening, 27/02/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 27 Feb 2020 07:29
River Soar
River levels remain high but are now falling at the Pillings Lock river gauge. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland continues over the next few days. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads, including Slash Lane at Sileby and the Mountsorrel to Sileby road. Further rainfall is forecast over the next 48 hours. We expect river levels to remain high into the weekend. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please avoid using low-lying footpaths near local watercourses and avoid contact with flood water. This message will be updated this afternoon, 27/02/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 26 Feb 2020 19:12
River Soar
River levels remain high but are beginning to fall at the Pillings Lock river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland continues over the next few days. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads, including Slash Lane at Sileby and the Mountsorrel to Sileby road. Further rainfall is forecast over the next 48 hours. We expect river levels to remain high into the weekend. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please avoid using low-lying footpaths near local watercourses and avoid contact with flood water. This message will be updated tomorrow morning, 27/02/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 26 Feb 2020 12:37
River Soar
River levels remain high but are beginning to fall at the Pillings Lock river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland continues over the next few days. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads, including Slash Lane at Sileby and the Mountsorrel to Sileby road. Further rainfall is forecast over the next 48 hours. We expect river levels to remain high into the weekend. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are patrolling watercourses in the area. This message will be updated this evening, 26/02/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 26 Feb 2020 05:42
River Soar
River levels remain high but are beginning to fall at the Pillings Lock river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland continues over the next few days. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads, including Slash Lane at Sileby and the Mountsorrel to Sileby road. Further rainfall is forecast over the next 48 hours. We expect river levels to remain high into the weekend. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are patrolling watercourses in the area. This message will be updated this afternoon, Wednesday 26/02/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 25 Feb 2020 16:47
River Soar
River levels remain high but are beginning to fall at the Pillings Lock river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland continues over the next few days. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads including Slash Lane at Sileby and the Mountsorrel to Sileby road. Further light rainfall is forecast over the next 48 hours. We expect river levels to remain high today Tuesday 25/02/20, and over the next days. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are patrolling watercourses in the area. This message will be updated tomorrow morning, Wednesday 26/02/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 25 Feb 2020 10:52
River Soar
River levels remain high at the Pillings Lock river gauge. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland continues. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads including Slash Lane at Sileby and the Mountsorrel to Sileby road. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please plan driving routes to avoid low-lying roads near rivers which may be flooded, and see the GOV.UK website for a 5 day flood forecast. This message will be updated in the evening of, 25/02/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 24 Feb 2020 21:28
River Soar
River levels remain high at the Pillings Lock river gauge. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland continues. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads including Slash Lane at Sileby and the Mountsorrel to Sileby road and Sileby Mill road, and farmlands at Cossington, Sileby, Barrow, Quorndon and Cotes. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please plan driving routes to avoid low-lying roads near rivers which may be flooded, and see the GOV.UK website for a 5 day flood forecast. This message will be updated in the morning of, 25/02/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 24 Feb 2020 17:14
River Soar
River levels remain high at the Pillings Lock river gauge. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland continues. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads including Slash Lane at Sileby and the Mountsorrel to Sileby road and Sileby Mill road, and farmlands at Cossington, Sileby, Barrow, Quorndon and Cotes. We expect river levels to remain high throughout today, 24/02/2020 and into Tuesday. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please plan driving routes to avoid low-lying roads near rivers which may be flooded, and see the GOV.UK website for a 5 day flood forecast. This message will be updated this evening, 24/02/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 24 Feb 2020 07:19
River Soar
River levels remain high at the Pillings Lock river gauge. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland continues. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads including Slash Lane at Sileby and the Mountsorrel to Sileby road. Further rainfall is forecast over the next 24 hours. We expect river levels to remain high throughout today, 24/02/2020 and into Tuesday. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please plan driving routes to avoid low-lying roads near rivers which may be flooded, and see the GOV.UK website for a 5 day flood forecast. This message will be updated this afternoon, 24/02/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 23 Feb 2020 20:09
River Soar
River levels are high at the Pillings Lock river gauge. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland continues. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads including Slash Lane at Sileby and the Mountsorrel to Sileby road. Further rainfall is forecast overnight from Sunday into Monday. We expect river levels to remain high throughout today, 23/02/2020 and into Monday. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please plan driving routes to avoid low-lying roads near rivers which may be flooded, and see the GOV.UK website for a 5 day flood forecast. This message will be updated on Monday morning, 24/02/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 23 Feb 2020 17:24
River Soar
River levels are high at the Pillings Lock river gauge. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland continues. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads including Slash Lane at Sileby and the Mountsorrel to Sileby road. Further rainfall is forecast overnight from Sunday into Monday. We expect river levels to remain high throughout today, 23/02/2020. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please plan driving routes to avoid low-lying roads near rivers which may be flooded, and see the GOV.UK website for a 5 day flood forecast. This message will be updated on Monday morning, 24/02/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 23 Feb 2020 09:01
River Soar
River levels are high but steady at the Pillings Lock river gauge. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland continues. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads including Slash Lane at Sileby and the Mountsorrel to Sileby road. Further rainfall is forecast overnight from Sunday into Monday. We expect river levels to remain high throughout today, 23/02/2020. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please plan driving routes to avoid low-lying roads near rivers which may be flooded, and see the GOV.UK website for a 5 day flood forecast. This message will be updated this afternoon, 23/02/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 22 Feb 2020 20:47
River Soar
River levels are high but steady at the Pillings Lock river gauge. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland continues. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads including Slash Lane at Sileby and the Mountsorrel to Sileby road. Further rainfall is forecast overnight from Saturday into Sunday. We expect river levels to remain high throughout Sunday, 23/02/2020. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please plan driving routes to avoid low-lying roads near rivers which may be flooded, and see the GOV.UK website for a 5 day flood forecast. This message will be updated on Sunday morning, 23/02/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 22 Feb 2020 17:23
River Soar
River levels are high but steady at the Pillings Lock river gauge. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland continues. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads including Slash Lane at Sileby and the Mountsorrel to Sileby road. Further rainfall is forecast overnight from Saturday into Sunday. We expect river levels to remain high until tomorrow, 23/02/2020. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please plan driving routes to avoid low-lying roads near rivers which may be flooded, and see the GOV.UK website for a 5 day flood forecast. This message will be updated this evening, 22/02/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 22 Feb 2020 09:20
River Soar
River levels are high but steady at the Pillings Lock river gauge as a result of further rainfall. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland continues. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads including Slash Lane at Sileby and the Mountsorrel to Sileby road. Further rainfall is forecast over the weekend. We expect river levels to remain high until tomorrow, 23/02/2020. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please plan driving routes to avoid low-lying roads near rivers which may be flooded, and see the GOV.UK website for a 5 day flood forecast. This message will be updated this evening, 22/02/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 21 Feb 2020 18:08
River Soar
River levels are high but steady at the Pillings Lock river gauge as a result of further rainfall. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland continues. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads including Slash Lane at Sileby and the Mountsorrel to Sileby road. Further rainfall is forecast over the weekend. We expect river levels to remain high throughout the weekend till 23/02/20. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please 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, 22/02/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 21 Feb 2020 10:46
River Soar
River levels are high but steady at the Pillings Lock river gauge as a result of recent heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland continues. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads including Slash Lane at Sileby and the Mountsorrel to Sileby road. Further significant rainfall is forecast this afternoon, 21/02/2020. We expect river levels to remain high for the next few days. 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 evening, 21/02/2020, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 21 Feb 2020 02:44
River Soar
River levels are high but steady at the Pillings Lock river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland is possible. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads including Slash Lane at Sileby and the Mountsorrel to Sileby road. Further significant rainfall is forecast this afternoon, 21/02/2020. We expect river levels to remain high for the next few days. 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, 21/02/2020, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 20 Feb 2020 21:22
River Soar
River levels are forecast to rise at the Pillings Lock 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 Slash Lane at Sileby and the Mountsorrel to Sileby road. Further rainfall is forecast tomorrow, 21/02/2020. We expect river levels to remain high for the next few days. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are liaising with emergency services and 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 or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 20 Feb 2020 12:06
River Soar
River levels are high but falling slowly at the Pillings Lock river gauge. Consequently, flooding is expected to continue. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads including Slash Lane at Sileby, the Mountsorrel to Sileby Road, the B5328 Cossington Road and the access road to Sileby Mill, and farmlands at Cossington, Sileby, Barrow, Quorndon and Cotes. Further rainfall is forecast today, 20/02/2020. We expect river levels to remain high for the next few days. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are liaising with emergency services and 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 this evening, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 20 Feb 2020 07:21
River Soar
River levels are high but falling slowly at the Pillings Lock river gauge. Consequently, flooding is expected to continue. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads including Slash Lane at Sileby, the Mountsorrel to Sileby Road, the B5328 Cossington Road and the access road to Sileby Mill, and farmlands at Cossington, Sileby, Barrow, Quorndon and Cotes. Further rainfall is forecast today (20/02/2020). We expect river levels to remain high for the next few days. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are liaising with emergency services and 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 this afternoon, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 19 Feb 2020 23:30
River Soar
River levels are high but falling slowly at the Pillings Lock river gauge. Consequently, flooding is expected to continue. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads including Slash Lane at Sileby, the Mountsorrel to Sileby Road, the B5328 Cossington Road and the access road to Sileby Mill, and farmlands at Cossington, Sileby, Barrow, Quorndon and Cotes. Further rainfall is forecast tomorrow (20/02/2020). We expect river levels to remain high for the next few days. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are liaising with emergency services and 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 in 8 hours, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 19 Feb 2020 11:36
River Soar
River levels are high but falling at the Pillings Lock river gauge. Consequently, flooding is expected to continue. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads including Slash Lane at Sileby, the Mountsorrel to Sileby Road, the B5328 Cossington Road and the access road to Sileby Mill, and farmlands at Cossington, Sileby, Barrow, Quorndon and Cotes. Further rainfall is forecast today (19/02/2020) and tomorrow (20/02/2020). We expect river levels to remain high for the next few days. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are liaising with emergency services and 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 this evening, 19/02/2020, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 19 Feb 2020 06:45
River Soar
River levels are high but falling at the Pillings Lock river gauge. Consequently, flooding is expected to continue. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads including Slash Lane at Sileby, the Mountsorrel to Sileby Road, the B5328 Cossington Road and the access road to Sileby Mill, and farmlands at Cossington, Sileby, Barrow, Quorndon and Cotes. Further rainfall is forecast today (19/02/2020) and tomorrow (20/02/2020). We expect river levels to remain high for the next few days. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are liaising with emergency services and 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 this afternoon, 19/02/2020, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 19 Feb 2020 05:06
River Soar
River levels are high but falling at the Pillings Lock river gauge. Consequently, flooding is expected to continue. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads including Slash Lane at Sileby, the Mountsorrel to Sileby Road, the B5328 Cossington Road and the access road to Sileby Mill, and farmlands at Cossington, Sileby, Barrow, Quorndon and Cotes. Further rainfall is forecast today (19/02/2020) and tomorrow (20/02/2020). We expect river levels to remain high for the next few days. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are liaising with emergency services and 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 in 8 hours, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 18 Feb 2020 23:24
River Soar
River levels are high but falling at the Pillings Lock river gauge. Consequently, flooding is expected to continue. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads including Slash Lane at Sileby, the Mountsorrel to Sileby Road, the B5328 Cossington Road and the access road to Sileby Mill, and farmlands at Cossington, Sileby, Barrow, Quorndon and Cotes. Further rainfall is forecast for Wednesday (19/02/2020) and Thursday (20/02/2020). We expect river levels to remain high for the next few days. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are liaising with emergency services and 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 in 8 hours, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 18 Feb 2020 17:35
River Soar
River levels are high but falling at the Pillings Lock river gauge. Consequently, flooding is expected to continue. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads including Slash Lane at Sileby, the Mountsorrel to Sileby Road, the B5328 Cossington Road and the access road to Sileby Mill, and farmlands at Cossington, Sileby, Barrow, Quorndon and Cotes. Further rainfall is forecast for Wednesday and Thursday. 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 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, 19/02/2020, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 18 Feb 2020 09:34
River Soar
River levels are high but falling at the Pillings Lock river gauge. Consequently, flooding is expected to continue. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads including Slash Lane at Sileby, the Mountsorrel to Sileby Road, the B5328 Cossington Road and the access road to Sileby Mill, and farmlands at Cossington, Sileby, Barrow, Quorndon and Cotes. Further rainfall is forecast for Wednesday and Thursday. 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 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, 18/02/2020, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 18 Feb 2020 05:30
River Soar
River levels are high but falling at the Pillings Lock river gauge. Consequently, flooding is expected to continue. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads including Slash Lane at Sileby, the Mountsorrel to Sileby Road, the B5328 Cossington Road and the access road to Sileby Mill, and farmlands at Cossington, Sileby, Barrow, Quorndon and Cotes. Further light rainfall is forecast for the next 24 hours and possible further rain on Wednesday and Thursday. We expect river levels to remain high until at least tomorrow. We are closely monitoring the situation. This message will be updated tomorrow morning, 18/02/2020, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 17 Feb 2020 18:57
River Soar
River levels are high but steady at the Pillings Lock river gauge as a result of persistent heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding is expected to continue. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads including Slash Lane at Sileby, the Mountsorrel to Sileby Road, the B5328 Cossington Road and the access road to Sileby Mill, and farmlands at Cossington, Sileby, Barrow, Quorndon and Cotes. 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. This message will be updated tomorrow morning, 18/02/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 17 Feb 2020 10:58
River Soar
River levels have risen at the Pillings Lock and Kegworth river gauges as a result of heavy rainfall over the weekend. Consequently, flooding is expected to continue. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads including Slash Lane at Sileby, the Mountsorrel to Sileby Road, the B5328 Cossington Road and the access road to Sileby Mill, and farmlands at Cossington, Sileby, Barrow, Quorndon, Cotes, Zouch, Kegworth, Ratcliffe on Soar to Redhill Marina, the A6006 at Zouch, Soar Lane Sutton Bonnington, Moor Lane Normanton, Station Road at Kegworth, Kegworth Road and The Green Ratcliffe on Soar. 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. This message will be updated this evening, 17/02/2020, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 16 Feb 2020 20:25
River Soar
River levels have risen at the Pillings Lock 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 Slash Lane at Sileby, the Mountsorrel to Sileby Road, the B5328 Cossington Road and the access road to Sileby Mill, and farmlands at Cossington, Sileby, Barrow, Quorndon and Cotes. Further rainfall is forecast over the next 48 hours. We expect river levels to remain high until Tuesday on 18/02/20. 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, 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, 17/02/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 16 Feb 2020 15:41
River Soar
River levels have risen at the Pillings Lock 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 Slash Lane at Sileby, the Mountsorrel to Sileby Road, the B5328 Cossington Road and the access road to Sileby Mill, and farmlands at Cossington, Sileby, Barrow, Quorndon and Cotes. Further rainfall is forecast over the next 48 hours. We expect river levels to remain high until Tuesday on 18/02/20. 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, 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, 16/02/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 16 Feb 2020 05:16
River Soar
River levels have risen at the Pillings Lock river gauge as a result of persistent heavy rainfall. Flooding continues. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads including Slash Lane at Sileby and the Mountsorrel to Sileby road. 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 this evening, 16/02/2020, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 15 Feb 2020 16:46
River Soar
River levels remain high at Pillings Lock and Kegworth River gauges as a result of heavy, persistent rainfall. Flooding of roads and farmland is expected to begin early tomorrow morning and continue throughout Sunday 16/02/2020. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads including Slash Lane at Sileby, the Mountsorrel to Sileby road, the B5328 Cossington Road, the access road to Sileby Mill and the B675 Quorn to Barrow road, and farmlands at Cossington, Sileby, Barrow, Quorndon, Cotes, Loughborough, Zouch, Kegworth, Ratcliffe on Soar to Redhill Marina, the A6006 at Zouch, Soar Lane Sutton Bonnington, Moor Lane Normanton, Station Road at Kegworth, Kegworth Road and The Green Ratcliffe on Soar. The heaviest rain is expected between 21:00 this evening, and 06:00 tomorrow morning, 16/02/2020. We expect river levels to rise this evening and remain high throughout tomorrow. This message will be updated tomorrow morning, 16/02/2020, or as the situation changes


Flood Alert issued on 15 Feb 2020 09:31
River Soar
River levels remain high at the Pillings Lock river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding is expected to continue. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads including Slash Lane at Sileby and the Mountsorrel to Sileby road. Further heavy rainfall is forecast on Saturday, 15/02/2020. We expect river levels to remain high over the weekend. 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 this evening, 15/02/2020, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 14 Feb 2020 16:27
River Soar
River levels remain high but are beginning to fall at the Pillings Lock river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding is expected to continue. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads including Slash Lane at Sileby and the Mountsorrel to Sileby road. Further rainfall is forecast on Saturday, 15/02/2020. We expect river levels to remain high over the weekend. 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, 15/02/2020, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 14 Feb 2020 07:57
River Soar
River levels remain high but are beginning to fall at the Pillings Lock river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding is expected to continue. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads including Slash Lane at Sileby and the Mountsorrel to Sileby road. Further light rainfall is forecast over the next 12 hours. We expect river levels to remain high until the weekend. 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 this evening, 14/02/2020, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 13 Feb 2020 17:46
River Soar
River levels have risen at the Pillings Lock river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding is expected to continue. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads including Slash Lane at Sileby and the Mountsorrel to Sileby road. No further rainfall is forecast. We expect river levels to remain high over the weekend. 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, 14/02/2020, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 13 Feb 2020 08:37
River Soar
River levels have risen at the Pillings Lock river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding is expected to continue. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads including Slash Lane at Sileby and the Mountsorrel to Sileby road. No further rainfall is forecast. We expect river levels to remain high over the weekend. 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 this evening, 13/02/2020, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 12 Feb 2020 16:57
River Soar
River levels remain high but are beginning to fall at the Pillings Lock 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 Slash Lane at Sileby and the Mountsorrel to Sileby road. Further rainfall is forecast overnight. 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, 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, 13/02/2020, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 12 Feb 2020 11:53
River Soar
River levels remain high but are beginning to fall at the Pillings Lock river gauge as a result of Storm Ciara. Consequently, the risk of flooding remains. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads including Slash Lane at Sileby and the Mountsorrel to Sileby road. 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 plan driving routes to avoid low-lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded, 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, 12/02/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 12 Feb 2020 06:40
River Soar
River levels remain high but are beginning to fall at the Pillings Lock river gauge as a result of Storm Ciaral. Consequently, the risk of flooding remains. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads including Slash Lane at Sileby and the Mountsorrel to Sileby road. 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 plan driving routes to avoid low-lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded, 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, 12/02/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 11 Feb 2020 16:56
River Soar
River levels remain high but are beginning to fall at the Pillings Lock river gauge as a result of Storm Ciara. Consequently, the risk of flooding remains. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads including Slash Lane at Sileby and the Mountsorrel to Sileby road. Further light rainfall is forecast over the next 12 hours. 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 plan driving routes to avoid low-lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded, 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, 12/02/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 11 Feb 2020 07:36
River Soar
River levels are high but steady at the Pillings Lock 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 Slash Lane at Sileby and the Mountsorrel to Sileby road. Further rainfall is forecast over the next 24 hours. We expect river levels to remain high until this evening on 11/02/20. 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, 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, 11/02/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 10 Feb 2020 17:50
River Soar
River levels are rising at the Pillings Lock river gauge in response to the heavy rainfall yesterday. Consequently, the risk of flooding remains. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads including Slash Lane at Sileby and the Mountsorrel to Sileby road. 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, 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, 11/02/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 10 Feb 2020 07:31
River Soar
River levels have risen at the Pillings Lock river gauge in response to the heavy band of rain yesterday. Further showers are forecast in the next 12 hours across the area during today, Monday 10th February. Consequently, the flooding of roads and farmland is possible. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads including Slash Lane at Sileby and the Mountsorrel to Sileby road. 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, 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 Monday, 10/02/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 9 Feb 2020 16:11
River Soar
River levels are forecast to rise at the Pillings Lock 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 agricultural land and roads including Slash Lane at Sileby and the Mountsorrel to Sileby road. 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, 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, 10/02/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 2 Feb 2020 15:44
River Soar
River levels are forecast to rise at the Pillings Lock river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland is possible. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads including Slash Lane at Sileby and the Mountsorrel to Sileby road. Further rainfall is forecast over the next 12 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, 03/02/2020, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 18 Jan 2020 19:31
River Soar
River levels remain high but are beginning to fall at the Pillings Lock river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Consequently, the risk of flooding is reducing. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads including Slash Lane at Sileby and the Mountsorrel to Sileby road. River levels are falling, but still pose a flood risk. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please plan driving routes to avoid low-lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded. This message will be updated tomorrow morning, 19/01/2020, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 18 Jan 2020 10:24
River Soar
River levels remain high but are beginning to fall at the Pillings Lock river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Consequently, the risk of flooding is reducing. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads including Slash Lane at Sileby and the Mountsorrel to Sileby road. River levels are falling, but still pose a flood risk. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please plan driving routes to avoid low-lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded. This message will be updated this afternoon, 18/01/2020, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 17 Jan 2020 18:24
River Soar
River levels remain high at the Pillings Lock river gauge as a result of recent rainfall. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland is possible today, 18/01/20 and tomorrow 19/01/20 . Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads including Slash Lane at Sileby and the Mountsorrel to Sileby road. 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, 18/01/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 17 Jan 2020 07:28
River Soar
River levels remain high at the Pillings Lock river gauge as a result of recent rainfall. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland is possible today, 17/01/20 and tomorrow 18/01/20 . Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads including Slash Lane at Sileby and the Mountsorrel to Sileby road. 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, 17/01/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 16 Jan 2020 21:11
River Soar
River levels remain high at the Pillings Lock river gauge as a result of recent rainfall. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland is possible overnight, 16/01/20 and tomorrow 17/01/20 . Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads including Slash Lane at Sileby and the Mountsorrel to Sileby road. 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, 17/01/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 16 Jan 2020 16:47
River Soar
River levels remain high at the Pillings Lock river gauge as a result of recent rainfall. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland is possible today and overnight, 16/01/20. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads including Slash Lane at Sileby and the Mountsorrel to Sileby road. 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 evening, 16/01/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 16 Jan 2020 06:55
River Soar
River levels remain high at the Pillings Lock river gauge as a result of recent rainfall. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland is possible today, 16/01/20. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads including Slash Lane at Sileby and the Mountsorrel to Sileby road. 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, 16/01/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 16 Jan 2020 06:25
River Soar
River levels remain high at the Pillings Lock river gauge as a result of recent rainfall. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland is possible today, 16/01/20. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads including Slash Lane at Sileby and the Mountsorrel to Sileby road. 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, 16/01/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 15 Jan 2020 22:14
River Soar
River levels are falling but remain high at the Pillings Lock river gauge as a result of recent rainfall. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland is possible overnight, 15/01/20. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads including Slash Lane at Sileby and the Mountsorrel to Sileby road. 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, 16/01/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 15 Jan 2020 16:16
River Soar
River levels remain high but steady at the Pillings Lock river gauge as a result of recent rainfall. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland is possible today, 15/01/20. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads including Slash Lane at Sileby and the Mountsorrel to Sileby road. 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 evening, 15/01/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 15 Jan 2020 08:41
River Soar
River levels remain high but steady at the Pillings Lock river gauge as a result of recent rainfall. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland is possible today, 15/01/20. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads including Slash Lane at Sileby and the Mountsorrel to Sileby road. We expect river levels to remain high for the next few days. 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, 15/01/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 14 Jan 2020 14:17
River Soar
River levels remain high but steady at the Pillings Lock river gauge as a result of recent heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland is expected. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads including Slash Lane at Sileby and the Mountsorrel to Sileby road. We expect river levels to remain high until at least tomorrow, 15/01/20. 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 tomorrow morning, 15/01/20, or as the situation changes


Flood Alert issued on 13 Jan 2020 16:14
River Soar
River levels remain high but steady at the Pillings Lock river gauge as a result of recent heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland is expected. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads including Slash Lane at Sileby and the Mountsorrel to Sileby road. We expect river levels to remain high until at least Wednesday, 15/01/20. 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 tomorrow morning, 14/01/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 13 Jan 2020 07:55
River Soar
River levels remain high but steady at the Pillings Lock river gauge as a result of recent heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland is expected. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads including Slash Lane at Sileby and the Mountsorrel to Sileby road. We expect river levels to remain high until at least Wednesday, 15/01/20. 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, 13/01/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 12 Jan 2020 15:43
River Soar
River levels remain high at the Pillings Lock river gauge as a result of recent heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland is expected. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads including Slash Lane at Sileby and the Mountsorrel to Sileby road. We expect river levels to remain high until at least Tuesday, 14/01/20. 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 tomorrow morning, 13/01/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 12 Jan 2020 08:56
River Soar
River levels have risen at the Pillings Lock river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland is expected. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads including Slash Lane at Sileby and the Mountsorrel to Sileby road. We expect river levels to remain high until at least Tuesday, 14/01/20. 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, 12/01/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 11 Jan 2020 16:05
River Soar
This is a re-issue of the current Flood Alert. River levels are forecast to rise tomorrow morning, 12/01/20 at the Pillings Lock river gauge as a result of forecast persistent rainfall tonight, 11/01/20, into tomorrow morning, 12/01/20. Consequently, the risk of flooding is possible from early tomorrow morning, 12/01/20. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads including Slash Lane at Sileby and the Mountsorrel to Sileby road. 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, 12/01/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 11 Jan 2020 08:32
River Soar
River levels have fallen but are forecast to rise again in the early hours of tomorrow morning, 12/01/20 at the Pillings Lock river gauge as a result of forecast persistent rainfall tonight, 11/01/20, into tomorrow morning, 12/01/20. Consequently, the risk of flooding is possible from early tomorrow morning, 12/01/20. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads including Slash Lane at Sileby and the Mountsorrel to Sileby road. 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, 11/01/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 10 Jan 2020 17:24
River Soar
River levels remain high but are beginning to fall at the Pillings Lock river gauge as a result of the recent rainfall. Consequently, the risk of flooding remains. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads including Slash Lane at Sileby and the Mountsorrel to Sileby road. Further rain is expected tomorrow evening, 11/01/20. 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 tomorrow morning, 11/01/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 10 Jan 2020 07:53
River Soar
River levels remain high at the Pillings Lock river gauge as a result of the recent rainfall. Consequently, flooding is possible. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads including Slash Lane at Sileby and the Mountsorrel to Sileby road. 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 evening, 10/01/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 9 Jan 2020 14:36
River Soar
River levels are forecast to rise throughout this evening at the Pillings Lock river gauge as a result of the recent rainfall. Consequently, flooding is possible. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads including Slash Lane at Sileby and the Mountsorrel to Sileby road. 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, 10/01/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 9 Jan 2020 06:51
River Soar
River levels are forecast to rise throughout this morning at the Pillings Lock river gauge as a result of the recent rainfall. Consequently, flooding is possible. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads including Slash Lane at Sileby and the Mountsorrel to Sileby road. 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, 09/01/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 8 Jan 2020 16:26
River Soar
River levels are forecast to rise overnight at the Pillings Lock river gauge as a result of predicted heavy rainfall this evening and tomorrow morning. Consequently, flooding is possible. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads including Slash Lane at Sileby and the Mountsorrel to Sileby road. 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, 09/01/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 28 Dec 2019 11:03
River Soar
River levels remain high but are beginning to fall at the Pillings Lock river gauge. Consequently, the risk of flooding remains. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads including Slash Lane at Sileby and the Mountsorrel to Sileby road. No further rainfall is forecast over the next few days. We expect river levels to remain high this evening, 28/12/19. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please plan driving routes to avoid low-lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded, and avoid using low-lying footpaths near local watercourses. This message will be updated this evening, 28/12/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 27 Dec 2019 17:06
River Soar
River levels remain high but steady at the Pillings Lock river gauge. Consequently, the risk of flooding remains. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads including Slash Lane at Sileby and the Mountsorrel to Sileby road. No further rainfall is forecast over the next few days. We expect river levels to remain high until tomorrow, 28/12/19. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please plan driving routes to avoid low-lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded, and avoid using low-lying footpaths near local watercourses. This message will be updated tomorrow morning, 28/12/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 27 Dec 2019 09:28
River Soar
River levels remain high, but are falling at the Pillings Lock river gauge. Consequently, the risk of flooding remains. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads including Slash Lane at Sileby and the Mountsorrel to Sileby road. No further rainfall is forecast over the next few days. We expect river levels to remain high until this evening, 27/12/19. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please plan driving routes to avoid low-lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded, and avoid using low-lying footpaths near local watercourses. This message will be updated this evening, 27/12/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 26 Dec 2019 17:33
River Soar
River levels are rising at the Pillings Lock river gauge as a result of the light rainfall today, 26/12/19. Consequently, the risk of flooding remains. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads including Slash Lane at Sileby and the Mountsorrel to Sileby road. No further rainfall is forecast over the next 24 hours. We expect river levels to remain high until Saturday, 28/12/19. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please plan driving routes to avoid low-lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded, and avoid using low-lying footpaths near local watercourses. This message will be updated tomorrow morning, 27/12/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 26 Dec 2019 09:17
River Soar
River levels are high at the Pillings Lock river gauge but are forecast to rise this afternoon, 26/12/19, as a result of persistent rainfall. Consequently, the risk of flooding remains. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads including Slash Lane at Sileby and the Mountsorrel to Sileby road. Further rainfall is forecast over the next 12 hours. We expect river levels to remain high until tomorrow, 27/12/19. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please plan driving routes to avoid low-lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded, and avoid using low-lying footpaths near local watercourses. This message will be updated this evening, 26/12/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 25 Dec 2019 17:33
River Soar
River levels remain high, but are falling, at the Pillings Lock river gauge. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland is expected to continue. Areas most at risk are low-lying roads including Slash Lane at Sileby, the Mountsorrel to Sileby Road, farmland in the Cossington, Sileby, Barrow, Quorndon, Cotes, Loughborough, Zouch, Kegworth and Ratcliffe on Soar areas. Water should now be receding on the B5328 Cossington Road, access road to Sileby Mill, Meadow Lane at Loughborough, and the road from Ratcliffe on Soar to Redhill Marina. Some standing water may remain. We currently expect river levels to remain high for the next few days. Further rainfall is forecast on Thursday 26/12/19. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please plan driving routes to avoid low-lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded, and avoid using low-lying footpaths near local watercourses. This message will be updated tomorrow morning, 26/12/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 25 Dec 2019 10:07
River Soar
River levels remain high, but are falling, at the Pillings Lock river gauge. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland is expected to continue. Areas most at risk are low-lying roads including Slash Lane at Sileby, the Mountsorrel to Sileby Road, farmland in the Cossington, Sileby, Barrow, Quorndon, Cotes, Loughborough, Zouch, Kegworth and Ratcliffe on Soar areas. Water should now be receding on the B5328 Cossington Road, access road to Sileby Mill, Meadow Lane at Loughborough, and the road from Ratcliffe on Soar to Redhill Marina. Some standing water may remain. We currently expect river levels to remain high for the next few days. Further light rainfall is forecast on Thursday 26/12/19. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please plan driving routes to avoid low-lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded, and avoid using low-lying footpaths near local watercourses. This message will be updated this evening, 25/12/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 24 Dec 2019 16:17
River Soar
River levels remain high, but are falling at the Pillings Lock river gauge. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland is expected to continue. Areas most at risk are low-lying roads including Slash Lane at Sileby, the Mountsorrel to Sileby Road, farmland in the Cossington, Sileby, Barrow, Quorndon, Cotes, Loughborough, Zouch, Kegworth and Ratcliffe on Soar areas. Water should now be receding on the B5328 Cossington Road, access road to Sileby Mill, Meadow Lane at Loughborough, and the road from Ratcliffe on Soar to Redhill Marina. Some standing water may remain. We currently expect river levels to remain high for the next few days. Further rainfall is forecast on Thursday 26/12/19. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please plan driving routes to avoid low-lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded, and avoid using low-lying footpaths near local watercourses. This message will be updated tomorrow morning, 25/12/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 24 Dec 2019 08:50
River Soar
River levels remain high, but are falling, at the Pillings Lock river gauge. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland is expected to continue. Areas most at risk are low-lying roads including Slash Lane at Sileby, the Mountsorrel to Sileby Road, farmland in the Cossington, Sileby, Barrow, Quorndon, Cotes, Loughborough, Zouch, Kegworth and Ratcliffe on Soar areas. Water should now be receding on the B5328 Cossington Road, access road to Sileby Mill, Meadow Lane at Loughborough, and the road from Ratcliffe on Soar to Redhill Marina. Some standing water may remain. We currently expect river levels to remain high for the next few days. Further rainfall is forecast on Thursday 26/12/19. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please plan driving routes to avoid low-lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded, and avoid using low-lying footpaths near local watercourses. This message will be updated this evening, 24/12/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 23 Dec 2019 17:54
River Soar
River levels remain high, but are falling, at the Pillings Lock river gauge. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland is expected to continue. Areas most at risk are low-lying roads including Slash Lane at Sileby, the Mountsorrel to Sileby Road. Also, farmland in the Cossington, Sileby, Barrow, Quorndon, Cotes, Loughborough, Zouch, Kegworth, and Ratcliffe on Soar areas. Water should now be receding on the B5328 Cossington Road, the access road to Sileby Mill, Meadow Lane at Loughborough, and the road from Ratcliffe on Soar to Redhill Marina. Some standing water may remain. We currently expect river levels to remain high for the next few days. Further rainfall is forecast tonight. 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, 24/12/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 23 Dec 2019 08:01
River Soar
River levels remain high, but are falling, at the Pillings Lock river gauge. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland is expected to continue. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads including Slash Lane at Sileby, the Mountsorrel to Sileby Road, the B5328 Cossington Road and the access road to Sileby Mill, Meadow Lane at Loughborough, and the access road from Ratcliffe on Soar to Redhill Marina. Also, farmland in the Cossington, Sileby, Barrow, Quorndon, Cotes, Loughborough, Zouch, Kegworth, and Ratcliffe on Soar areas. We currently expect river levels to remain high for the next few days. Further rainfall is forecast tonight. 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 evening, 23/12/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 22 Dec 2019 17:07
River Soar
River levels remain high, but are falling at the Pillings Lock river gauge. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland is expected to continue. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads including Slash Lane at Sileby, the Mountsorrel to Sileby Road, the B5328 Cossington Road and the access road to Sileby Mill, Meadow Lane at Loughborough and the access road from Ratcliffe on Soar to Redhill Marina. Also farmland in the Cossington, Sileby, Barrow, Quorndon, Cotes, Loughborough, Zouch, Kegworth and Ratcliffe on Soar areas. We currently expect river levels to remain high into Wednesday 25/12/19. Further rainfall is forecast tomorrow night, Monday 23/12/19. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please plan driving routes to avoid low-lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded and avoid using low-lying footpaths near local watercourses. This message will be updated tomorrow morning, 23/12/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 22 Dec 2019 06:08
River Soar
River levels remain high, but have peaked and are now beginning to fall at the Pillings Lock river gauge. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland is expected to continue. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads including A6006 Zouch, Soar Lane Sutton Bonnington, Moor Lane Normanton, Station Road Kegworth, Kegworth Road to Ratcliffe on Soar, The Green at Ratcliffe on Soar, Slash Lane at Sileby, Mountsorrel to Sileby Road, B5328 Cossington Road, access road to Sileby Mill, Meadow Lane at Loughborough, and the access road from Ratcliffe on Soar to Redhill Marina. We currently expect river levels to remain high into Wednesday 25/12/19. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please plan driving routes to avoid low-lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded and avoid using low-lying footpaths near local watercourses. This message will be updated this evening, 22/12/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 21 Dec 2019 22:40
River Soar
River levels continue to rise very slowly at the Pillings Lock river gauge. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland is expected to continue. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads including A6006 Zouch, Soar Lane Sutton Bonnington, Moor Lane Normanton, Station Road Kegworth, Kegworth Road to Ratcliffe on Soar, The Green at Ratcliffe on Soar, Slash Lane at Sileby, Mountsorrel to Sileby Road, B5328 Cossington Road, access road to Sileby Mill, Meadow Lane at Loughborough, and the access road from Ratcliffe on Soar to Redhill Marina. Further light rainfall is forecast over the next 12 hours. We currently expect river levels to peak tomorrow morning, 22/12/19. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please plan driving routes to avoid low-lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded and avoid using low-lying footpaths near local watercourses. This message will be updated tomorrow morning, 22/12/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 21 Dec 2019 21:44
River Soar
River levels are rising very slowly at the Pillings Lock river gauge. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland is expected to continue. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads including Slash Lane at Sileby, the Mountsorrel to Sileby Road, the B5328 Cossington Road and the access road to Sileby Mill, and farmland at Cossington, Sileby, Barrow, Quorndon and Cotes. Also farmland in the Loughborough, Zouch, Kegworth and Ratcliffe on Soar areas, Meadow Lane at Loughborough, and the access road from Ratcliffe on Soar to Redhill Marina. Further light rainfall is forecast over the next 12 hours. We currently expect river levels to remain high into Tuesday 24/12/19. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please plan driving routes to avoid low-lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded and avoid using low-lying footpaths near local watercourses. This message will be updated tomorrow morning, 22/12/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 21 Dec 2019 18:05
River Soar
River levels remain high but steady at the Pillings Lock river gauge. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland is expected to continue. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads including Slash Lane at Sileby, the Mountsorrel to Sileby Road, the B5328 Cossington Road and the access road to Sileby Mill, and farmlands at Cossington, Sileby, Barrow, Quorndon and Cotes. Further light rainfall is forecast over the next 12 hours. We currently expect river levels to remain high into Christmas Eve, Tuesday 24/12/19. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please plan driving routes to avoid low-lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded and avoid using low-lying footpaths near local watercourses. This message will be updated tomorrow morning, 22/12/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 21 Dec 2019 12:39
River Soar
River levels have risen at the Pillings Lock and Melton Park river gauges as a result of persistent rainfall. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland is expected to continue. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads including Slash Lane at Sileby, the Mountsorrel to Sileby Road, the B5328 Cossington Road and the access road to Sileby Mill, and farmlands at Cossington, Sileby, Barrow, Quorndon and Cotes. Further light rainfall is forecast over the next 24 hours. We currently expect river levels to continue to slowly rise and remain high over the weekend. 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, 22/12/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 21 Dec 2019 11:11
River Soar
River levels have risen at the Pillings Lock and Melton Park river gauges as a result of persistent rainfall. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland is expected to continue. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads including Slash Lane at Sileby, the Mountsorrel to Sileby Road, the B5328 Cossington Road and the access road to Sileby Mill, and farmlands at Cossington, Sileby, Barrow, Quorndon and Cotes. No further rainfall is forecast over the next 12 hours. We currently expect river levels to continue to slowly rise and remain high over the weekend. 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, 22/12/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 20 Dec 2019 18:46
River Soar
River levels have risen at the Pillings Lock and Melton Park river gauges as a result of persistent rainfall. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland is expected to continue. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads including Slash Lane at Sileby, the Mountsorrel to Sileby Road, the B5328 Cossington Road and the access road to Sileby Mill, and farmlands at Cossington, Sileby, Barrow, Quorndon and Cotes. Further light rainfall is forecast over the next 24 hours. We currently expect river levels to continue to slowly rise and remain high over the weekend. 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, 21/12/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 20 Dec 2019 10:49
River Soar
River levels remain high at the Pillings Lock river gauge as a result of persistent rainfall. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland is expected to continue. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads, including Slash Lane at Sileby and the Mountsorrel to Sileby road. Further rainfall is forecast over the next 24 hours. We currently expect river levels to continue to slowly rise and remain high into the weekend. 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 evening, 20/12/2019, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 19 Dec 2019 16:47
River Soar
River levels have risen at the Pillings Lock river gauge as a result of persistent rainfall. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland is expected to continue. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads, including Slash Lane at Sileby and the Mountsorrel to Sileby road. Further rainfall is forecast over the next 24 hours. We currently expect river levels to continue to slowly rise and remain high into the weekend. 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, 20/12/2019, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 19 Dec 2019 10:09
River Soar
River levels have risen at the Pillings Lock river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall last night and this afternoon. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland is expected to continue. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads, including Slash Lane at Sileby and the Mountsorrel to Sileby road. Further rainfall is forecast over the next 24 hours. We currently expect river levels to continue to slowly rise and remain high into the weekend. 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 evening, 19/12/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 18 Dec 2019 16:20
River Soar
River levels are forecast to rise at the Pillings Lock river gauge as a result of persistent heavy rainfall expected this evening and overnight. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland is possible from tomorrow morning, Thursday 19 December. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads including Slash Lane at Sileby and the Mountsorrel to Sileby road. Further rainfall is forecast over the next 48 hours. We currently expect river levels to remain high into the weekend. 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, 19/12/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 18 Dec 2019 07:25
River Soar
River levels are continuing to fall slowly at the Pillings Lock river gauge. The levels have fallen below the flooding threshold, but are expected to rise later today in response to forecast rainfall. Flooding is expected to effect low lying fields and low lying roads later today, 18/12/19 Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads including Slash Lane at Sileby and the Mountsorrel to Sileby road. Further rainfall is forecast over the next 24 hours which will cause river levels to rise again later today, 18/12/19.. 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, 18/12/19, or as the situation changes


Flood Alert issued on 17 Dec 2019 18:54
River Soar
River levels are continuing to fall slowly at the Pillings Lock river gauge. However the risk of flooding remains. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads including Slash Lane at Sileby and the Mountsorrel to Sileby road. Further rainfall is forecast over the next 24 hours which may cause river levels to rise again tomorrow, 18/12/19.. 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, 18/12/19, or as the situation changes


Flood Alert issued on 17 Dec 2019 07:26
River Soar
River levels are continuing to fall slowly at the Pillings Lock river gauge. However the risk of flooding remains. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads including Slash Lane at Sileby and the Mountsorrel to Sileby road. Light rainfall is forecast over the next 24 hours but we expect river levels to continue to fall today, 17/12/19. 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, 17/12/19, or as the situation changes


Flood Alert issued on 16 Dec 2019 19:37
River Soar
River levels are continuing to fall at the Pillings Lock river gauge. However the risk of flooding remains. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads including Slash Lane at Sileby and the Mountsorrel to Sileby road. No significant rainfall is forecast over the next 24 hours. We expect river levels to continue to fall this evening, 16/12/19. 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, 17/12/19, or as the situation changes


Flood Alert issued on 16 Dec 2019 07:28
River Soar
River levels are continuing to fall at the Pillings Lock river gauge as a result of recent rainfall. The risk of flooding remains. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads including Slash Lane at Sileby and the Mountsorrel to Sileby road. No significant rainfall is forecast over the next 24 hours. We expect river levels to fall today, 16/12/19. 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, 16/12/19, or as the situation changes


Flood Alert issued on 15 Dec 2019 18:46
River Soar
River levels are high but are starting to fall at the Pillings Lock river gauge as a result of recent rainfall. The risk of flooding remains. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads including Slash Lane at Sileby and the Mountsorrel to Sileby road. No significant rainfall is forecast over the next 24 hours. We expect river levels to fall slowly overnight, 15/12/19. 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, 16/12/19, or as the situation changes


Flood Alert issued on 15 Dec 2019 08:26
River Soar
River levels are high and are expected to remain high at the Pillings Lock river gauge as a result of recent rainfall. Consequently, the risk of flooding remains. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads including Slash Lane at Sileby and the Mountsorrel to Sileby road. No significant rainfall is forecast over the next 24 hours. We expect river levels to remain high but steady today, 15/12/19. 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, 15/12/19, or as the situation changes


Flood Alert issued on 14 Dec 2019 19:18
River Soar
River levels are high and are expected to remain high at the Pillings Lock river gauge as a result of recent rainfall. Consequently, the risk of flooding remains. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads including Slash Lane at Sileby and the Mountsorrel to Sileby road. Further rainfall is forecast over the next 12 hours. We expect river levels to remain high but steady today, 14/12/19. 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, 15/12/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 14 Dec 2019 07:43
River Soar
River levels are high and are expected to remain high at the Pillings Lock river gauge as a result of recent rainfall. Consequently, the risk of flooding remains. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads including Slash Lane at Sileby and the Mountsorrel to Sileby road. Further showery rainfall is forecast over the next 24 hours. We expect river levels to remain high but steady today, 14/12/19. 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, 14/12/19, or as the situation changes


Flood Alert issued on 13 Dec 2019 19:06
River Soar
River levels are high and are expected to remain high at the Pillings Lock river gauge as a result of recent rainfall. Consequently, the risk of flooding remains. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads including Slash Lane at Sileby and the Mountsorrel to Sileby road. Further showery rainfall is forecast over the next 12 hours. We expect river levels to rise slowly this evening, 13/12/19. 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, 14/12/19, or as the situation changes


Flood Alert issued on 13 Dec 2019 07:34
River Soar
River levels are high and are expected to rise at the Pillings Lock river gauge as a result of recent rainfall. Consequently, the risk of flooding remains. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads including Slash Lane at Sileby and the Mountsorrel to Sileby road. Further light rainfall is forecast over the next 24 hours. We expect river levels to rise throughout today, 13/12/19. 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, 13/12/19, or as the situation changes


Flood Alert issued on 12 Dec 2019 17:15
River Soar
River levels are high and are expected to rise at the Pillings Lock river gauge as a result of recent rainfall. Consequently, the risk of flooding remains. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads including Slash Lane at Sileby and the Mountsorrel to Sileby road. Further rainfall is forecast over the next 6 hours. We expect river levels to rise throughout this evening, 12/12/19 and into tomorrow. 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, 13/12/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 12 Dec 2019 07:31
River Soar
River levels are remaining high but steady at the Pillings Lock river gauge as a result of recent rainfall. Consequently, the risk of flooding remains. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads including Slash Lane at Sileby and the Mountsorrel to Sileby road. Further rainfall is forecast over the next 24 hours. We expect river levels to remain high throughout today, 11/12/19 and into tomorrow. 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 afternoon, 12/12/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 11 Dec 2019 19:43
River Soar
River levels are remaining high but steady at the Pillings Lock river gauge as a result of recent rainfall. Consequently, the risk of flooding remains. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads including Slash Lane at Sileby and the Mountsorrel to Sileby road. Further rainfall is forecast over the next couple of days. We expect river levels to remain high overnight, 11/12/19 and over the next few days. 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 tomorrow morning, 12/12/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 11 Dec 2019 15:03
River Soar
River levels are remaining high but steady at the Pillings Lock river gauge as a result of recent rainfall. Consequently, the risk of flooding remains. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads including Slash Lane at Sileby and the Mountsorrel to Sileby road. Further rainfall is forecast over the next couple of days. We expect river levels to remain high overnight, 11/12/19 and over the next days. 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, 11/12/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 11 Dec 2019 09:00
River Soar
River levels are remaining high but steady at the Pillings Lock river gauge as a result of recent rainfall. Consequently, the risk of flooding remains. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads including Slash Lane at Sileby and the Mountsorrel to Sileby road. Further rainfall is forecast over the next couple of days. We expect river levels to remain high throughout today, 11/12/19 and over the next days. 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 afternoon, 11/12/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 10 Dec 2019 15:57
River Soar
River levels are low but are increasing at the Pillings Lock river gauge as a result of recent rainfall. Consequently, the risk of flooding remains. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads including Slash Lane at Sileby and the Mountsorrel to Sileby road. Further rainfall is forecast over the next 48 hours. We expect river levels to continue increasing today and overnight, 10/12/19 and over the next days. 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, 11/12/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 10 Dec 2019 09:33
River Soar
River levels are low but will soon start to increase at the Pillings Lock river gauge as a result of rainfall. Consequently, the risk of flooding remains. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads including Slash Lane at Sileby and the Mountsorrel to Sileby road. Further rainfall is forecast over the next 48 hours. We expect river levels to increase again today afternoon, 10/12/19 and over the next days. 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, 10/12/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 9 Dec 2019 16:29
River Soar
River levels are high but starting to fall at the Pillings Lock river gauge as a result of rainfall. Consequently, the risk of flooding remains. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads including Slash Lane at Sileby and the Mountsorrel to Sileby road. Further rainfall is forecast over the next 48 hours. We expect river levels to remain high today, 09/12/19 and over the next days. 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, 10/12/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 9 Dec 2019 09:25
River Soar
River levels are high but starting to fall at the Pillings Lock river gauge as a result of rainfall. Consequently, the risk of flooding remains. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads including Slash Lane at Sileby and the Mountsorrel to Sileby road. Further rainfall is forecast over the next 48 hours. We expect river levels to remain high today, 08/12/19 and over the next days. 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, 09/12/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 8 Dec 2019 17:44
River Soar
River levels are high but steady at the Pillings Lock river gauge as a result of rainfall. Consequently, the risk of flooding remains. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads including Slash Lane at Sileby and the Mountsorrel to Sileby road. Further light rainfall is forecast over the next 48 hours. We expect river levels to remain high today, 08/12/19 and over the next days. 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, 09/12/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 8 Dec 2019 09:27
River Soar
River levels are high but steady at the Pillings Lock river gauge as a result of persistent rainfall. Consequently, the risk of flooding remains. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads including Slash Lane at Sileby and the Mountsorrel to Sileby road. Further light rainfall is forecast over the next 48 hours. We expect river levels to remain high today, 08/12/19 and over the next days. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please avoid using low-lying footpaths near local watercourses and move possessions and valuables off the ground or to safety. This message will be updated this evening, 08/12/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 7 Dec 2019 17:24
River Soar
River levels are high and rising at the Pillings Lock river gauge as a result of rainfall. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland is expected today, 07/12/19, and over the next days. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads including Slash Lane at Sileby and the Mountsorrel to Sileby road. Further rainfall is forecast over the next 48 hours. We expect river levels to remain high over the weekend. 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 08/12/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 7 Dec 2019 09:23
River Soar
River levels are high and rising at the Pillings Lock river gauge as a result of rainfall. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland is expected today, 07/12/19. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads including Slash Lane at Sileby and the Mountsorrel to Sileby road. Further rainfall is forecast over the next 48 hours. We expect river levels to remain high over the weekend. 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 07/12/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 6 Dec 2019 20:13
River Soar
River levels are rising at the Pillings Lock river gauge as a result of rainfall. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland is expected to begin tonight, 06/12/19. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads including Slash Lane at Sileby and the Mountsorrel to Sileby road. Further rainfall is forecast over the next 48 hours. We expect river levels to remain high over the weekend. 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 07/12/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 6 Dec 2019 11:16
River Soar
River levels are forecast to rise at the Pillings Lock river gauge as a result of rainfall. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland is expected to begin this evening at 18:00 today, 06/12/19. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads including Slash Lane at Sileby and the Mountsorrel to Sileby road. Further rainfall is forecast over the next 48 hours. We expect river levels to remain high over the weekend. 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, 06/12/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 1 Dec 2019 18:53
River Soar
River levels are high but steady at the Pillings Lock river gauge. Consequently, the risk of flooding of roads and farmland remains. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads including Slash Lane at Sileby and the Mountsorrel to Sileby road. No further rainfall is forecast. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded and see the GOV.UK website for a 5 day flood forecast. This message will be updated on Monday morning, 02/12/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 1 Dec 2019 08:27
River Soar
River levels are high but steady at the Pillings Lock river gauge. Consequently, the risk of flooding of roads and farmland remains. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads including Slash Lane at Sileby and the Mountsorrel to Sileby road. No further rainfall is forecast. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded and see the GOV.UK website for a 5 day flood forecast. This message will be updated on Sunday afternoon, 01/12/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 30 Nov 2019 19:05
River Soar
River levels are high but steady at the Pillings Lock river gauge. Consequently, the risk of flooding of roads and farmland remains. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads including Slash Lane at Sileby and the Mountsorrel to Sileby road. No further rainfall is forecast. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded and see the GOV.UK website for a 5 day flood forecast. This message will be updated on Sunday morning, 01/12/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 30 Nov 2019 08:34
River Soar
River levels are high but steady at the Pillings Lock river gauge. Consequently, the risk of flooding of roads and farmland remains. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads including Slash Lane at Sileby and the Mountsorrel to Sileby road. No further rainfall is forecast over next few days. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded and see the GOV.UK website for a 5 day flood forecast. This message will be updated on Saturday afternoon, 30/11/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 29 Nov 2019 20:31
River Soar
River levels are high but steady at the Pillings Lock river gauge. Consequently, the risk of flooding of roads and farmland remains. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads including Slash Lane at Sileby and the Mountsorrel to Sileby road. No further rainfall is forecast over next few days. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded and see the GOV.UK website for a 5 day flood forecast. This message will be updated on Saturday morning, 30/11/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 29 Nov 2019 09:23
River Soar
River levels are high but steady at the Pillings Lock river gauge. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland continues. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads including Slash Lane at Sileby and the Mountsorrel to Sileby road. No further rainfall is forecast over next few days. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded and see the GOV.UK website for a 5 day flood forecast. This message will be updated on Friday evening, 29/11/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 29 Nov 2019 04:22
River Soar
River levels are high at the Pillings Lock river gauge. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland continues. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads including Slash Lane at Sileby and the Mountsorrel to Sileby road. Further rainfall is forecast over next few days. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded and see the GOV.UK website for a 5 day flood forecast. This message will be updated on Friday morning, 29/11/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 28 Nov 2019 09:08
River Soar
River levels are high at the Pillings Lock river gauge. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland continues. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads including Slash Lane at Sileby and the Mountsorrel to Sileby road. Further rainfall is forecast over next few days. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded and see the GOV.UK website for a 5 day flood forecast. This message will be updated on Thursday evening, 28/11/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 27 Nov 2019 21:00
River Soar
River levels are high at the Pillings Lock river gauge. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland continues. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads including Slash Lane at Sileby and the Mountsorrel to Sileby road. Further rainfall is forecast over next few days. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded and see the GOV.UK website for a 5 day flood forecast. This message will be updated on Thursday morning, 28/11/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 27 Nov 2019 09:22
River Soar
River levels are high at the Pillings Lock river gauge. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland continues. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads including Slash Lane at Sileby and the Mountsorrel to Sileby road. Further rainfall is forecast over next few days. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded and see the GOV.UK website for a 5 day flood forecast. This message will be updated this evening, 27/11/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 26 Nov 2019 21:31
River Soar
River levels are high at the Pillings Lock river gauge. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland continues. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads including Slash Lane at Sileby and the Mountsorrel to Sileby road. Further rainfall is forecast over next few days. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded and see the GOV.UK website for a 5 day flood forecast. This message will be updated tomorrow morning, 27/11/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 26 Nov 2019 11:13
River Soar
River levels are high at the Pillings Lock river gauge. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland continues. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads including Slash Lane at Sileby and the Mountsorrel to Sileby road. Further rainfall is forecast over next few days. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded and see the GOV.UK website for a 5 day flood forecast. This message will be updated this evening, 26/11/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 25 Nov 2019 21:19
River Soar
River levels have risen at the Pillings Lock river gauge. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland continues. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads including Slash Lane at Sileby and the Mountsorrel to Sileby road. Further rainfall is forecast over next few days. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded and see the GOV.UK website for a 5 day flood forecast. This message will be updated tomorrow morning, 26/11/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 25 Nov 2019 10:05
River Soar
River levels have risen at the Pillings Lock river gauge. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland continues. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads including Slash Lane at Sileby and the Mountsorrel to Sileby road. Further rainfall is forecast over next few days. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded and see the GOV.UK website for a 5 day flood forecast. This message will be updated this evening, 25/11/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 24 Nov 2019 19:13
River Soar
River levels have risen at the Pillings Lock river gauge. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland continues. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads including Slash Lane at Sileby and the Mountsorrel to Sileby road. Further rainfall is forecast over next few days. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded and see the GOV.UK website for a 5 day flood forecast. This message will be updated tomorrow morning, 25/11/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 24 Nov 2019 09:49
River Soar
River levels have risen at the Pillings Lock river gauge. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland continues. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads including Slash Lane at Sileby and the Mountsorrel to Sileby road. Further rainfall is forecast over next few days. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded and see the GOV.UK website for a 5 day flood forecast. This message will be updated this evening, 24/11/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 23 Nov 2019 18:46
River Soar
River levels are high and forecast to rise at the Pillings Lock river gauge. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland is possible. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads including Slash Lane at Sileby and the Mountsorrel to Sileby road. Further light rainfall is forecast over next few days. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded and see the GOV.UK website for a 5 day flood forecast. This message will be updated tomorrow morning, 23/11/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 23 Nov 2019 09:43
River Soar
River levels are high and forecast to rise at the Pillings Lock river gauge. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland is possible. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads including Slash Lane at Sileby and the Mountsorrel to Sileby road. Further light rainfall is forecast over next few days. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded and see the GOV.UK website for a 5 day flood forecast. This message will be updated this evening, 23/11/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 22 Nov 2019 15:12
River Soar
River levels are forecast to rise at the Pillings Lock river gauge. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland is possible. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads including Slash Lane at Sileby and the Mountsorrel to Sileby road. Further rainfall is forecast over next few days. We expect river levels to begin rising later this evening. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded and see the GOV.UK website for a 5 day flood forecast. This message will be updated tomorrow morning, 23/11/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 20 Nov 2019 19:22
River Soar
River levels remain high but are steadily falling at the Pillings Lock river gauge. Consequently, the risk of flooding remains. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads including Slash Lane at Sileby and the Mountsorrel to Sileby road. No further rainfall is forecast. We expect river levels to remain high until tomorrow afternoon, 21/11/2019. 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, 21/11/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 20 Nov 2019 08:37
River Soar
River levels remain high but are steadily falling at the Pillings Lock river gauge. Consequently, the risk of flooding remains. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads including Slash Lane at Sileby and the Mountsorrel to Sileby road. No further rainfall is forecast. We expect river levels to remain high until this evening, 20/11/19. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded, and avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses. This message will be updated this afternoon, 20/11/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 19 Nov 2019 16:47
River Soar
River levels remain high but are steadily falling at the Pillings Lock river gauge. Consequently, the risk of flooding remains. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads including Slash Lane at Sileby and the Mountsorrel to Sileby road. No further rainfall is forecast. We expect river levels to remain high until tomorrow morning, 20/11/19. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded, and avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses. This message will be updated tomorrow morning, 20/11/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 19 Nov 2019 09:45
River Soar
River levels remain high but are steadily falling at the Pillings Lock river gauge. Consequently, the risk of flooding remains. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads including Slash Lane at Sileby and the Mountsorrel to Sileby road. No further rainfall is forecast. We expect river levels to remain high until tomorrow 20/11/19. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded and avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses. This message will be updated this afternoon, 19/11/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 18 Nov 2019 15:27
River Soar
River levels remain high but are steadily falling at the Pillings Lock river gauge. Consequently, the risk of flooding remains. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads including Slash Lane at Sileby and the Mountsorrel to Sileby road. No further rainfall is forecast. We expect river levels to remain high until Tuesday, 19/11/19. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded and avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses. This message will be updated tomorrow morning, 19/11/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 18 Nov 2019 08:39
River Soar
River levels remain high at the Pillings Lock river gauge as a result of recent heavy rainfall. Consequently, the risk of flooding remains. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads including Slash Lane at Sileby, and the Mountsorrel to Sileby Road. No further significant rainfall is forecast. We expect river levels to stay high until Tuesday, 19/11/19. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses and plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded. We are closely monitoring the situation. This message will be updated this afternoon, 18/11/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 17 Nov 2019 14:40
River Soar
River levels remain high at the Pillings Lock 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 Slash Lane at Sileby, the Mountsorrel to Sileby Road, the B5328 Cossington Road and the access road to Sileby Mill, and farmlands at Cossington, Sileby, Barrow, Quorndon and Cotes. Further light rainfall is forecast over the next 12 hours. We expect river levels to stay high until Tuesday, 19/11/19. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses and plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded. We are closely monitoring the situation. This message will be updated tomorrow morning, 18/11/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 17 Nov 2019 07:00
River Soar
River levels remain high at the Pillings Lock 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 Slash Lane at Sileby, the Mountsorrel to Sileby Road, the B5328 Cossington Road and the access road to Sileby Mill, and farmlands at Cossington, Sileby, Barrow, Quorndon and Cotes. Further light rainfall is forecast over the next 24 hours. We expect river levels to stay high throughout the weekend. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses and plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded. We are closely monitoring the situation. This message will be updated this afternoon, 17/11/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 16 Nov 2019 21:34
River Soar
River levels remain high at the Pillings Lock 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 Slash Lane at Sileby, the Mountsorrel to Sileby Road, the B5328 Cossington Road and the access road to Sileby Mill, and farmlands at Cossington, Sileby, Barrow, Quorndon and Cotes. Further light rainfall is forecast over the next 24 hours. We expect river levels to stay high throughout the weekend. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses and plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded. We are closely monitoring the situation. This message will be updated tomorrow morning, 17/11/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 16 Nov 2019 15:49
River Soar
River levels remain high at the Pillings Lock 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 Slash Lane at Sileby, the Mountsorrel to Sileby Road, the B5328 Cossington Road and the access road to Sileby Mill, and farmlands at Cossington, Sileby, Barrow, Quorndon and Cotes. Further light rainfall is forecast over the next 24 hours. We expect river levels to stay high throughout the weekend. 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, 16/11/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 16 Nov 2019 10:19
River Soar
River levels remain high but are beginning to fall at the Pillings Lock 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 Slash Lane at Sileby, the Mountsorrel to Sileby Road, the B5328 Cossington Road and the access road to Sileby Mill, and farmlands at Cossington, Sileby, Barrow, Quorndon and Cotes. Further light rainfall is forecast over the next 24 hours. We expect river levels to stay high throughout the weekend. 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, 16/11/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 16 Nov 2019 02:46
River Soar
River levels remain high at the Pillings Lock 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 Slash Lane at Sileby, the Mountsorrel to Sileby Road, the B5328 Cossington Road and the access road to Sileby Mill, and farmlands at Cossington, Sileby, Barrow, Quorndon and Cotes. Further light rainfall is forecast over the next 24 hours. We expect river levels to stay high throughout the weekend. 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 15 Nov 2019 21:09
River Soar
"River levels remain high at the Pillings Lock 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 Slash Lane at Sileby, the Mountsorrel to Sileby Road, the B5328 Cossington Road and the access road to Sileby Mill, and farmlands at Cossington, Sileby, Barrow, Quorndon and Cotes. 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 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, 16/11/19, or as the situation changes."


Flood Alert issued on 15 Nov 2019 12:57
River Soar
"River levels remain high at the Pillings Lock 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 Slash Lane at Sileby, the Mountsorrel to Sileby Road, the B5328 Cossington Road and the access road to Sileby Mill, and farmlands at Cossington, Sileby, Barrow, Quorndon and Cotes. 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 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, 15/11/19, or as the situation changes."


Flood Alert issued on 14 Nov 2019 23:45
River Soar
River levels have risen at the Pillings Lock 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 Slash Lane at Sileby and the Mountsorrel to Sileby road and Sileby Mill road, and farmlands at Cossington, Sileby, Barrow, Quorndon and Cotes. Further rainfall is forecast over the next 24 hours. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff have been 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 Friday morning, 15/11/2019, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 14 Nov 2019 19:49
River Soar
River levels remain high at the Pillings Lock 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 Slash Lane at Sileby and the Mountsorrel to Sileby road. Further heavy rainfall is forecast for 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 tomorrow morning, 15/11/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 14 Nov 2019 09:11
River Soar
River levels remain high at the Pillings Lock 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 Slash Lane at Sileby and the Mountsorrel to Sileby road. Further heavy rainfall is forecast for 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 afternoon, 14/11/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 14 Nov 2019 00:51
River Soar
River levels remain high as a result of rainfall earlier in the week, but are beginning to fall at the Pillings Lock river gauge. Consequently, the risk of flooding remains. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads including Slash Lane at Sileby and the Mountsorrel to Sileby road. A band of heavy rain is forecast on Thursday, 14/11/19, which may result in the river levels rising again. 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, 14/11/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 13 Nov 2019 17:17
River Soar
River levels remain high as a result of rainfall earlier in the week, but are beginning to fall at the Pillings Lock river gauge. Consequently, the risk of flooding remains. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads including Slash Lane at Sileby and the Mountsorrel to Sileby road. A band of heavy rain is forecast to pass through the area on Thursday, 14/11/19. River levels are falling, but will 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 tomorrow morning, 14/11/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 13 Nov 2019 09:34
River Soar
River levels remain high but are beginning to fall at the Pillings Lock 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 Slash Lane at Sileby and the Mountsorrel to Sileby road. Wednesday is expected to be mainly dry, but a band of heavy rain is forecast to pass through the area on Thursday and into Friday. River levels are falling, but will 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 this evening, 13/11/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 13 Nov 2019 05:14
River Soar
River levels remain high but are beginning to fall at the Pillings Lock river gauge. Consequently, the risk of flooding is reducing. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads including Slash Lane at Sileby and the Mountsorrel to Sileby road and Sileby Mill road, and farmlands at Cossington, Sileby, Barrow, Quorndon and Cotes. No further significant rainfall is forecast over the next 24 hours, however some further heavy rain is possible 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 this afternoon, 13/11/19, or as the situation changes


Flood Alert issued on 12 Nov 2019 17:50
River Soar
River levels are high but steady at the Pillings Lock river gauge. Consequently, flooding is expected to continue. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads including Slash Lane at Sileby and the Mountsorrel to Sileby road and Sileby Mill road, and farmlands at Cossington, Sileby, Barrow, Quorndon and Cotes. Flooding of properties is not forecast at this point. Further light 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, 13/11/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 12 Nov 2019 10:02
River Soar
River levels are high but steady at the Pillings Lock river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding is expected to continue. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads including Slash Lane at Sileby and the Mountsorrel to Sileby road and Sileby Mill road, and farmlands at Cossington, Sileby, Barrow, Quorndon and Cotes. Flooding of properties is not forecast at this point. Further light rainfall is forecast over the next 8 hours and a period of heavier rainfall is expected on Thursday 14/11/2019. 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 this afternoon, 12/11/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 12 Nov 2019 04:44
River Soar
River levels remain high at the Kegworth and Pillings Lock river gauges as a result of persistent rainfall. Consequently, the risk of flooding remains. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land at Cossington, Barrow, Quorndon, Cotes, Zouch, Kegworth and roads including Slash Lane at Sileby, the Mountsorrel to Sileby Road, the B5328 Cossington Road, Sileby Mill, Meadow Lane at Loughborough and the access road from Ratcliffe on Soar to Redhill Marina. Further light rainfall is forecast over the next 24 hours and heavy rainfall is forecast 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 later today, 12/11/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 11 Nov 2019 21:09
River Soar
River levels remain high at the Kegworth and Pillings Lock river gauges as a result of persistent rainfall. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland is possible overnight, 11/11/19. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads around Cotes, Loughborough, Zouch, Kegworth, Ratcliffe on Soar, Meadow Lane at Loughborough and the access road from Ratcliffe on Soar to Redhill Marina. 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, 12/11/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 11 Nov 2019 13:26
River Soar
River levels are rising at the Kegworth and Pillings Lock river gauges as a result of overnight rainfall. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland is possible today, 11/11/19. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads around Cotes, Slash Lane at Sileby and the Mountsorrel to Sileby road and Sileby Mill road, and farmlands at Cossington, Sileby, Barrow, Quorndon, Loughborough, Zouch, Kegworth, Ratcliffe on Soar, Meadow Lane at Loughborough and the access road from Ratcliffe on Soar to Redhill Marina. 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 this evening, 11/11/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 11 Nov 2019 10:33
River Soar
River levels are rising at the Pillings Lock river gauge as a result of moderate overnight rainfall. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland will continue today, 11/11/19. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads including Slash Lane at Sileby and the Mountsorrel to Sileby road and Sileby Mill road, and farmlands at Cossington, Sileby, Barrow, Quorndon and Cotes. Further moderate 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 this evening, 11/11/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 11 Nov 2019 02:46
River Soar
River levels are high and forecast to further rise at the Pillings 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 Slash Lane at Sileby, the Mountsorrel to Sileby road and Sileby Mill road, and farmland at Cossington, Sileby, Barrow, Quorndon and Cotes. Further rainfall is forecast over the next 36 hours, causing river levels to rise this afternoon. 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, 11/11/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 10 Nov 2019 15:39
River Soar
River levels are high but steady at the Pillings Lock river gauge as a result of persistent heavy rainfall. Consequently, the risk of flooding remains. Low-lying agricultural land and roads including Slash Lane at Sileby and the Mountsorrel to Sileby road. Further rainfall is forecast overnight, 11/11/19 that will cause river levels to rise from Monday morning. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded and see the GOV.UK website for a 5 day flood forecast. This message will be updated this evening, 10/11/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 10 Nov 2019 09:21
River Soar
River levels are high but steady at the Pillings Lock river gauge as a result of persistent heavy rainfall. Consequently, the risk of flooding remains. Low-lying agricultural land and roads including Slash Lane at Sileby and the Mountsorrel to Sileby road. River levels are high but steady at the Pillings Lock river gauge as a result of persistent heavy rainfall. Further rainfall is forecast from Monday, 11/11/19 onwards. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded and see the GOV.UK website for a 5 day flood forecast. This message will be updated this afternoon, 10/11/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 10 Nov 2019 01:02
River Soar
River levels are high but steady at the Pillings Lock river gauge as a result of persistent heavy rainfall. Consequently, the risk of flooding remains. Low-lying agricultural land and roads including Slash Lane at Sileby, the Mountsorrel to Sileby Road, the B5328 Cossington Road and the access road to Sileby Mil, and farmlands at Cossington, Sileby, Barrow, Quorndon and Cotes. Further rainfall is forecast from Monday, 11/11/19 onwards. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded and see the GOV.UK website for a 5 day flood forecast. This message will be updated this morning, 10/11/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 9 Nov 2019 17:37
River Soar
River levels are high but steady at the Pillings Lock river gauge as a result of persistent heavy rainfall. Consequently, the risk of flooding remains. low-lying agricultural land and roads including Slash Lane at Sileby, the Mountsorrel to Sileby Road, the B5328 Cossington Road and the access road to Sileby Mill, and farmlands at Cossington, Sileby, Barrow, Quorndon and Cotes. Further rainfall is forecast 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 see the GOV.UK website for a 5 day flood forecast. This message will be updated tomorrow morning, 10/11/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 9 Nov 2019 10:06
River Soar
River levels are high but steady at the Pillings Lock river gauge as a result of persistent heavy rainfall. Consequently, the risk of flooding remains. low-lying agricultural land and roads including Slash Lane at Sileby, the Mountsorrel to Sileby Road, the B5328 Cossington Road and the access road to Sileby Mill, and farmlands at Cossington, Sileby, Barrow, Quorndon and Cotes. Further rainfall is forecast 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 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 9 Nov 2019 02:59
River Soar
River levels are high but steady at the Pillings Lock river gauge as a result of persistent heavy rainfall. Consequently, the risk of flooding remains. low-lying agricultural land and roads including Slash Lane at Sileby, the Mountsorrel to Sileby Road, the B5328 Cossington Road and the access road to Sileby Mill, and farmlands at Cossington, Sileby, Barrow, Quorndon and Cotes. Further rainfall is forecast tomorrow afternoon, 09/11/19. 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 see the GOV.UK website for a 5 day flood forecast. This message will be updated later this morning, 09/11/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 8 Nov 2019 11:30
River Soar
River levels have risen at the Pillings Lock river gauge as a result of persistent heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland is possible today 08/11/2019 into tomorrow. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads including Slash Lane at Sileby and the Mountsorrel to Sileby road and Sileby Mill road, and farmlands at Cossington, Sileby, Barrow, Quorndon and Cotes. We expect river levels to remain high at least untill tomorrow, 08/11/2019. 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 see the GOV.UK website for a 5 day flood forecast. This message will be updated this evening, 08/11/2019, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 7 Nov 2019 20:17
River Soar
River levels remain high at the Pillings Lock river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Consequently, the risk of flooding of roads and farmland remains possible. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads including Slash Lane at Sileby and the Mountsorrel to Sileby road. We expect river levels to remain high tomorrow, 08/11/19. 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 tomorrow morning, 08/11/19 or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 7 Nov 2019 08:14
River Soar
River levels remain high at the Pillings Lock river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Consequently, the risk of flooding of roads and farmland remains possible. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads including Slash Lane at Sileby and the Mountsorrel to Sileby road. We expect river levels to remain high tomorrow, 08/11/19. 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, 07/11/19 or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 6 Nov 2019 15:55
River Soar
River levels are high but steady at the Pillings Lock river gauge as a result of persistent rainfall this week. Consequently, the risk of flooding remains. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads including Slash Lane at Sileby and the Mountsorrel to Sileby road. Further rainfall is forecast over the next 24 hours. We expect river levels to remain high tomorrow, 07/11/19. 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, 07/11/19 or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 6 Nov 2019 09:14
River Soar
River levels are high but steady at the Pillings Lock river gauge as a result of persistent rainfall this week. Consequently, the risk of flooding remains. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads including Slash Lane at Sileby and the Mountsorrel to Sileby road. Further rainfall is forecast over the next 24 hours. We expect river levels to remain high today, 06/11/19. 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, 06/11/19 or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 5 Nov 2019 17:36
River Soar
River levels are high but steady at the Pillings Lock river gauge as a result of persistent rainfall this week. Consequently, the risk of flooding remains. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads including Slash Lane at Sileby and the Mountsorrel to Sileby road. Further rainfall is forecast over the next 24 hours. We expect river levels to remain high today, 05/11/19. 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 in the morning, 06/11/19 or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 5 Nov 2019 08:17
River Soar
River levels are high but steady at the Pillings Lock river gauge as a result of persistent rainfall on Saturday. Consequently, the risk of flooding remains. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads including Slash Lane at Sileby and the Mountsorrel to Sileby road. Further rainfall is forecast over the next 24 hours. We expect river levels to remain high today, 05/11/19. 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 in the evening, 05/11/19 or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 4 Nov 2019 16:52
River Soar
River levels are high but steady at the Pillings Lock river gauge as a result of persistent rainfall on Saturday. Consequently, the risk of flooding remains. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads including Slash Lane at Sileby and the Mountsorrel to Sileby road. Further rainfall is forecast over the next 24 hours. We expect river levels to remain high today, 04/11/19. 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 in the morning, 05/11/19 or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 3 Nov 2019 16:56
River Soar
River levels are high but steady at the Pillings Lock river gauge as a result of persistent rainfall on Saturday. Consequently, the risk of flooding remains. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads including Slash Lane at Sileby and the Mountsorrel to Sileby road. Further rainfall is forecast over the next 24 hours. We expect river levels to remain high today, 03/11/19. 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 in the morning, 04/11/19 or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 3 Nov 2019 09:31
River Soar
River levels are high but steady at the Pillings Lock river gauge as a result of persistent rainfall. Consequently, the risk of flooding remains. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads including Slash Lane at Sileby and the Mountsorrel to Sileby road. Further rainfall is forecast over the next 24 hours. We expect river levels to remain high today, 03/11/19. 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 in the evening, 03/11/19 or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 2 Nov 2019 16:25
River Soar
River levels are high but steady at the Pillings Lock river gauge as a result of persistent rainfall. Consequently, the risk of flooding remains. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads including Slash Lane at Sileby and the Mountsorrel to Sileby road. Further rainfall is forecast over the next 24 hours. We expect river levels to remain high until tomorrow evening, 03/11/19. 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 in the morning, 03/11/19 or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 2 Nov 2019 08:21
River Soar
River levels are high but steady at the Pillings Lock river gauge as a result of persistent rainfall. Consequently, the risk of flooding remains. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads including Slash Lane at Sileby and the Mountsorrel to Sileby road. Further rainfall is forecast over the next 24 hours. We expect river levels to remain high until tomorrow evening, 03/11/19. 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, 02/11/19 or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 1 Nov 2019 13:14
River Soar
River levels have risen at the Pillings Lock river gauge as a result of persistent heavy rainfall. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads including Slash Lane at Sileby and the Mountsorrel to Sileby road. Further rainfall is forecast over the next hours. We expect river levels to continue rising this evening and through the night. 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, 02/11/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 30 Oct 2019 16:59
River Soar
River levels remain high but are falling at the Pillings Lock river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall, which has fallen over the weekend. Consequently, the risk of flooding remains. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads including Slash Lane at Sileby and the Mountsorrel to Sileby road and Sileby Mill road, and farmlands at Cossington, Sileby, Barrow, Quorndon and Cotes. 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 the morning, 31/10/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 30 Oct 2019 09:53
River Soar
River levels remain high but are falling at the Pillings Lock river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall, which has fallen over the weekend. Consequently, the risk of flooding remains. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads including Slash Lane at Sileby and the Mountsorrel to Sileby road and Sileby Mill road, and farmlands at Cossington, Sileby, Barrow, Quorndon and Cotes. 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 the evening, 30/10/19, or as the situation changes


Flood Alert issued on 29 Oct 2019 17:54
River Soar
River levels remain high but are falling at the Pillings Lock river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall, which has fallen over the weekend. Consequently, the risk of flooding remains. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads including Slash Lane at Sileby and the Mountsorrel to Sileby road and Sileby Mill road, and farmlands at Cossington, Sileby, Barrow, Quorndon and Cotes. 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 tomorrow morning, 30/10/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 29 Oct 2019 09:21
River Soar
River levels remain high but are falling at the Pillings Lock 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 Slash Lane at Sileby and the Mountsorrel to Sileby road and Sileby Mill road, and farmlands at Cossington, Sileby, Barrow, Quorndon and Cotes. 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 this evening, 29/10/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 28 Oct 2019 17:29
River Soar
River levels remain high but are falling at the Pillings Lock 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 Slash Lane at Sileby, the Mountsorrel to Sileby Road, the B5328 Cossington Road and the access road to Sileby Mill, and farmlands at Cossington, Sileby, Barrow, Quorndon and Cotes. No further rainfall is forecast. River levels have peaked and will remain steady, with no further rise forecasted. 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 29/10/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 28 Oct 2019 10:16
River Soar
River levels remain high but are beginning to fall at the Pillings Lock 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 Slash Lane at Sileby, the Mountsorrel to Sileby Road, the B5328 Cossington Road and the access road to Sileby Mill, and farmlands at Cossington, Sileby, Barrow, Quorndon and Cotes. No further rainfall is forecast. River levels have peaked and will remain steady, with no further rise forecasted. 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, 28/10/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 27 Oct 2019 18:22
River Soar
River levels are high but steady at the Pillings Lock 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 Slash Lane at Sileby, the Mountsorrel to Sileby Road, the B5328 Cossington Road and the access road to Sileby Mill, and farmlands at Cossington, Sileby, Barrow, Quorndon and Cotes. We expect river levels to remain high overnight. 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. This message will be updated tomorrow morning, 28/10/19, or as the situation changes


Flood Alert issued on 27 Oct 2019 09:30
River Soar
River levels are forecast to rise at the Pillings Lock river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding of property, roads and farmland is possible today, 27/10/19. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads including Slash Lane at Sileby, the Mountsorrel to Sileby Road, the B5328 Cossington Road and the access road to Sileby Mill, and farmlands at Cossington, Sileby, Barrow, Quorndon and Cotes. We expect river levels to rise until this evening, 27/10/2019. 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. This message will be updated this afternoon, 27/10/2019, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 26 Oct 2019 18:27
River Soar
River levels are forecast to rise at the Pillings Lock river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland is possible between now and into tomorrow morning, 27/10/2019. Areas most at risk low-lying agricultural land and roads around Loughborough, Zouch, Kegworth, Ratcliffe on Soar to Redhill Marina, the A6006 at Zouch, Soar Lane Sutton Bonnington, Moor Lane Normanton, Station Road at Kegworth, Kegworth Road and The Green Ratcliffe on Soar and Slash Lane at Sileby, the Mountsorrel to Sileby Road, the B5328 Cossington Road and the access road to Sileby Mill, and farmlands at Cossington, Sileby, Barrow, Quorndon and Cotes. No further rainfall is forecast. We expect river levels to rise into tomorrow morning on 27/10/2019. We are closely monitoring the situation. This message will be updated tomorrow morning, 27/10/2019, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 26 Oct 2019 08:44
River Soar
River levels are high at the Pillings Lock river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland is expected to continue. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads including Slash Lane at Sileby and the Mountsorrel to Sileby road. We expect river levels to rise further today and into tonight 26/10/2019. 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. This message will be updated this afternoon, 26/10/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 25 Oct 2019 14:00
River Soar
River levels are high at the Pillings Lock river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland is expected to continue. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads including Slash Lane at Sileby and the Mountsorrel to Sileby road. We expect river levels to rise further overnight and into tomorrow, 26/10/2019. 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. This message will be updated tomorrow morning, 26/10/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 24 Oct 2019 18:49
River Soar
River levels are forecast to rise at the Pillings Lock river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding of property/roads and farmland is expected to begin later this evening. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads including Slash Lane at Sileby and the Mountsorrel to Sileby road. We expect river levels to rise overnight and into tomorrow. 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. This message will be updated tomorrow morning, 25/10/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 19 Oct 2019 17:32
River Soar
River levels remain high but are beginning to fall at the Pillings Lock river gauge due to light showers. Consequently, the risk of flooding remains. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads including Slash Lane at Sileby and the Mountsorrel to Sileby road. 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 tomorrow morning, 19/10/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 19 Oct 2019 09:09
River Soar
River levels are high but steady at the Pillings Lock river gauge as a result of persistent rainfall. Consequently, the risk of flooding remains. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads including Slash Lane at Sileby and the Mountsorrel to Sileby road. Further light rainfall is forecast over the next 24 hours. River levels have peaked and will remain steady, with no further rise forecasted. 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, 19/10/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 18 Oct 2019 17:54
River Soar
River levels are high but steady at the Pillings Lock river gauge. Consequently, the risk of flooding remains. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads including Slash Lane at Sileby and the Mountsorrel to Sileby road. 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 tomorrow morning, 19/10/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 18 Oct 2019 08:53
River Soar
River levels remain high but are beginning to fall at the Pillings Lock river gauge as a result of persistent rainfall. Consequently, the risk of flooding remains. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads including Slash Lane at Sileby and the Mountsorrel to Sileby road. Further rainfall is forecast over the next 24 hours. We expect river levels to remain high. 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, 18/10/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 17 Oct 2019 18:49
River Soar
River levels remain high but are falling at the Pillings Lock river gauge as a result of heavy showers. Consequently, the risk of flooding remains. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads including Slash Lane at Sileby and the Mountsorrel to Sileby road. 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 tomorrow morning, 17/10/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 17 Oct 2019 07:31
River Soar
River levels remain high but are beginning to fall at the Pillings Lock river gauge due to no further rainfall yesterday. Consequently, the risk of flooding remains. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads including Slash Lane at Sileby and the Mountsorrel to Sileby road and Sileby Mill road, and farmlands at Cossington, Sileby, Barrow, Quorndon and Cotes. 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 this evening, 17/10/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 16 Oct 2019 17:53
River Soar
River levels are high but steady at the Pillings Lock 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 Slash Lane at Sileby, the Mountsorrel to Sileby Road, the B5328 Cossington Road and the access road to Sileby Mill, and farmlands at Cossington, Sileby, Barrow, Quorndon and Cotes. No further rainfall is forecast. River levels have peaked and will remain steady, with no further rise forecasted. 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, 17/10/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 16 Oct 2019 06:35
River Soar
River levels remain high at the Pillings Lock 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 Slash Lane at Sileby, the Mountsorrel to Sileby Road, the B5328 Cossington Road and the access road to Sileby Mill, and farmlands at Cossington, Sileby, Barrow, Quorndon and Cotes. We expect river levels to remain high for the next 48 hours. We are closely monitoring the situation. 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, 16/10/2019, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 15 Oct 2019 17:49
River Soar
River levels are rising at the Pillings Lock 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 Slash Lane at Sileby, the Mountsorrel to Sileby Road, the B5328 Cossington Road and the access road to Sileby Mill, and farmlands at Cossington, Sileby, Barrow, Quorndon and Cotes. Further rainfall is forecast over the next 24 hours. We expect river levels to remain high for the next 48 hours. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please see the GOV.UK website for a 5 day flood forecast. This message will be updated in the morning, 16/10/2019, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 15 Oct 2019 12:47
River Soar
River levels are rising at the Pillings Lock 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 Slash Lane at Sileby, the Mountsorrel to Sileby Road, the B5328 Cossington Road and the access road to Sileby Mill, and farmlands at Cossington, Sileby, Barrow, Quorndon and Cotes. Further rainfall is forecast over the next 24 hours. We expect river levels to remain high for the next 48 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, 15/10/2019, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 15 Oct 2019 10:28
River Soar
River levels are rising at the Pillings Lock 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 Slash Lane at Sileby and the Mountsorrel to Sileby road and Sileby Mill road, and farmlands at Cossington, Sileby, Barrow, Quorndon and Cotes. Further rainfall is forecast over the next 24 hours. We expect river levels to remain high for the next 48 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 afternoon, 15/10/2019, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 15 Oct 2019 00:04
River Soar
River levels are high but steady at the Pillings Lock 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 Slash Lane at Sileby and the Mountsorrel to Sileby road. We expect river levels to remain high for the next few days. 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 on Tuesday morning, 15/10/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 14 Oct 2019 12:48
River Soar
River levels are high but steady at the Pillings Lock 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 Slash Lane at Sileby and the Mountsorrel to Sileby road. We expect river levels to remain high for the next few days. 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, 14/10/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 14 Oct 2019 06:20
River Soar
River levels are high but steady at the Pillings Lock 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 Slash Lane at Sileby and the Mountsorrel to Sileby road. We expect river levels to remain high for the next few days. 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 afternoon, 14/10/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 13 Oct 2019 17:01
River Soar
River levels have risen at the Pillings Lock 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 Slash Lane at Sileby and the Mountsorrel to Sileby road. We expect river levels to remain high for the next few days. 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, 14/10/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 13 Oct 2019 07:37
River Soar
River levels are high but steady at the Pillings Lock river gauge as a result of light rainfall. Consequently, the risk of flooding remains. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads including Slash Lane at Sileby and the Mountsorrel to Sileby road. We expect river levels to remain high until at least Monday afternoon. 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, 13/10/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 12 Oct 2019 14:44
River Soar
River levels are high but steady at the Pillings Lock river gauge as a result of light rainfall. Consequently, the risk of flooding remains. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads including Slash Lane at Sileby and the Mountsorrel to Sileby road. We expect river levels to remain high until at least Monday afternoon. 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, 12/10/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 12 Oct 2019 05:15
River Soar
River levels are forecast to rise at the Pillings Lock river gauge as a result of light rainfall. Consequently, the risk of flooding remains. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads including Slash Lane at Sileby and the Mountsorrel to Sileby road. 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 afternoon, 12/10/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 11 Oct 2019 17:14
River Soar
River levels are forecast to rise at the Pillings Lock river gauge as a result of rainfall. Consequently, flooding is possible from 01:00 tomorrow, 12/10/19. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads including Slash Lane at Sileby and the Mountsorrel to Sileby road. We expect river levels to remain high for the next few days. 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, 12/10/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 9 Oct 2019 08:21
River Soar
River levels are falling but still high at the Pillings Lock river gauge. Consequently, the risk of flooding remains. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads including Slash Lane at Sileby and the Mountsorrel to Sileby road. Further light rainfall is forecast over the next 24 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, 09/10/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 8 Oct 2019 21:24
River Soar
River levels are falling but still high at the Pillings Lock river gauge. Consequently, the risk of flooding remains. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads including Slash Lane at Sileby and the Mountsorrel to Sileby road. Further light rainfall is forecast over the next 24 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, 09/10/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 8 Oct 2019 12:16
River Soar
River levels are falling but still high at the Pillings Lock river gauge. Consequently, the risk of flooding remains. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads including Slash Lane at Sileby and the Mountsorrel to Sileby road. Further light rainfall is forecast over the next 24 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, 08/10/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 7 Oct 2019 21:18
River Soar
River levels are high and will remain high at the Pillings Lock river gauge. Consequently, the risk of flooding remains. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads including Slash Lane at Sileby and the Mountsorrel to Sileby road. We expect river levels to remain high for several days and may rise again on Sunday 06/10/19 due to further forecast rainfall. 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, 08/10/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 7 Oct 2019 05:48
River Soar
River levels are high and will remain high throughout Monday, 07/10/2019. Consequently, the risk of flooding remains. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads including Slash Lane at Sileby and the Mountsorrel to Sileby road. 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 afternoon, 07/10/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 6 Oct 2019 17:51
River Soar
River levels remain high and are expected to rise throughout Sunday evening (06/10/2019). Consequently, the risk of flooding remains. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads including Slash Lane at Sileby and the Mountsorrel to Sileby road. 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, 07/10/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 6 Oct 2019 06:47
River Soar
River levels remain high and are expected to rise throughout Sunday (06/10/2019), due to rainfall which has fallen overnight. Consequently, the risk of flooding remains. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads including Slash Lane at Sileby and the Mountsorrel to Sileby road. We expect river levels to remain high for several days. 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 on Sunday afternoon, 06/10/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 5 Oct 2019 21:04
River Soar
River levels remain high, but are receding at the Pillings Lock river gauge. Consequently, the risk of flooding remains. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads including Slash Lane at Sileby and the Mountsorrel to Sileby road. We expect river levels to remain high for several days and may rise again on Sunday 06/10/19 due to further forecast rainfall. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please see the GOV.UK website for a 5 day flood forecast. This message will be updated on Sunday morning, 06/10/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 5 Oct 2019 10:23
River Soar
River levels remain high, but are beginning to recede at the Pillings Lock river. Consequently, the risk of flooding remains. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads including Slash Lane at Sileby, the Mountsorrel to Sileby road, the B5328 Cossington Road, the access road to Sileby Mill and the B675 Quorn to Barrow road, and farmlands at Cossington, Sileby, Barrow, Quorndon and Cotes. We expect river levels to remain high for several days and may rise again at the weekend due to further forecast rainfall. 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, 05/10/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 4 Oct 2019 22:20
River Soar
River levels remain high, but are beginning to recede at the Pillings Lock river. Consequently, the risk of flooding remains. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads including Slash Lane at Sileby, the Mountsorrel to Sileby road, the B5328 Cossington Road, the access road to Sileby Mill and the B675 Quorn to Barrow road, and farmlands at Cossington, Sileby, Barrow, Quorndon and Cotes. We expect river levels to remain high for several days and may rise again at the weekend due to further forecast rainfall. 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, 05/10/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 4 Oct 2019 07:58
River Soar
River levels remain high, but are beginning to recede at the Pillings Lock river. Consequently, the risk of flooding remains. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads including Slash Lane at Sileby, the Mountsorrel to Sileby road, the B5328 Cossington Road, the access road to Sileby Mill and the B675 Quorn to Barrow road, and farmlands at Cossington, Sileby, Barrow, Quorndon and Cotes. We expect river levels to remain high for several days and may rise again at the weekend due to further forecast rainfall. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please see the GOV.UK website for a 5 day flood forecast. This message will be updated this afternoon, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 3 Oct 2019 20:35
River Soar
River levels remain high, but are beginning to recede at the Pillings Lock river. Consequently, the risk of flooding remains. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads including Slash Lane at Sileby, the Mountsorrel to Sileby road, the B5328 Cossington Road, the access road to Sileby Mill and the B675 Quorn to Barrow road, and farmlands at Cossington, Sileby, Barrow, Quorndon and Cotes. We expect river levels to remain high for several days and may rise again at the weekend due to further forecast rainfall. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please see the GOV.UK website for a 5 day flood forecast. This message will be updated Friday morning, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 3 Oct 2019 13:43
River Soar
River levels remain high at the Pillings Lock river gauge as a result of water passing through the catchment. Consequently, the risk of flooding remains. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads including Slash Lane at Sileby, the Mountsorrel to Sileby road, the B5328 Cossington Road, the access road to Sileby Mill and the B675 Quorn to Barrow road, and farmlands at Cossington, Sileby, Barrow, Quorndon and Cotes. We expect river levels to remain high for several days and may rise again at the weekend due to further forecast rainfall. 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, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 3 Oct 2019 07:39
River Soar
River levels remain high as a result of persistent heavy rainfall over the weekend. River levels are expected to fall over the next 12 hours. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland continues. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads including Slash Lane at Sileby, the Mountsorrel to Sileby Road, the B5328 Cossington Road and the access road to Sileby Mill, and farmlands at Cossington, Sileby, Barrow, Quorndon and Cotes. Agricultural land and low lying roads remain at risk in Loughborough, Zouch, Kegworth, Ratcliffe on Soar, Meadow Lane at Loughborough and the access road from Ratcliffe on Soar to Redhill Marina. 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 in the afternoon, 03/10/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 2 Oct 2019 20:39
River Soar
River levels remain high at the Pillings Lock river gauge as a result of persistent heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland continues. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads including Slash Lane at Sileby, the Mountsorrel to Sileby Road, the B5328 Cossington Road and the access road to Sileby Mill, and farmlands at Cossington, Sileby, Barrow, Quorndon and Cotes. No further rainfall is forecast over the next 12 hours. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses. This message will be updated tomorrow morning, 03/10/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 2 Oct 2019 13:52
River Soar
River levels remain high at the Pillings Lock river gauge as a result of persistent heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland continues. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads including Slash Lane at Sileby, the Mountsorrel to Sileby Road, the B5328 Cossington Road and the access road to Sileby Mill, and farmlands at Cossington, Sileby, Barrow, Quorndon and Cotes. No further rainfall is forecast today. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses. This message will be updated tomorrow morning, 03/10/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 2 Oct 2019 05:28
River Soar
River levels are continuing to rise at the Pillings Lock river gauge as a result of persistent heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland continues. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads including Slash Lane at Sileby, the Mountsorrel to Sileby Road, the B5328 Cossington Road and the access road to Sileby Mill, and farmlands at Cossington, Sileby, Barrow, Quorndon and Cotes. No further rainfall is forecast. 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, 02/10/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 1 Oct 2019 20:24
River Soar
River levels are continuing to rise at the Pillings Lock river gauge as a result of persistent heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland is still possible. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads including Slash Lane at Sileby, the Mountsorrel to Sileby Road, the B5328 Cossington Road and the access road to Sileby Mill, and farmlands at Cossington, Sileby, Barrow, Quorndon and Cotes. No further rainfall is forecast. We expect river levels to remain high until tomorrow morning 02/10/19. 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 tomorrow morning, 02/10/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 1 Oct 2019 13:31
River Soar
River levels are rising at the Pillings Lock 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 Slash Lane at Sileby and the Mountsorrel to Sileby road. Further rainfall is forecast over the next 24 hours. We are closely monitoring the situation. This message will be updated this evening, 01/10/19 or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 1 Oct 2019 05:43
River Soar
River levels have risen at the Pillings Lock 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 Slash Lane at Sileby and the Mountsorrel to Sileby road. Further rainfall is forecast over the next 24 hours. We are closely monitoring the situation. This message will be updated this afternoon, 01/10/19 or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 30 Sep 2019 23:26
River Soar
River levels have risen at the Pillings Lock river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Further river level rise is expected tonight as more heavy rainfall passes the area. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads including Slash Lane at Sileby and the Mountsorrel to Sileby road. Further rainfall is forecast over the next 24 hours. We are closely monitoring the situation. This message will be updated tomorrow morning, 01/10/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 30 Sep 2019 13:49
River Soar
River levels have risen at the Pillings Lock river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Further river level rise is expected this evening as more heavy rainfall passes the area. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads including Slash Lane at Sileby and the Mountsorrel to Sileby road. Further rainfall is forecast over the next 24 hours. We are closely monitoring the situation. This message will be updated this evening, 30/09/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 30 Sep 2019 08:16
River Soar
River levels have risen at the Pillings Lock river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads including Slash Lane at Sileby and the Mountsorrel to Sileby road. Further rainfall is forecast over the next 24 hours. We are closely monitoring the situation. This message will be updated this evening, 30/09/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 29 Sep 2019 21:21
River Soar
River levels have risen at the Pillings Lock river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads including Slash Lane at Sileby and the Mountsorrel to Sileby road. Further rainfall is forecast over the next 24 hours. We are closely monitoring the situation. This message will be updated tomorrow morning, 30/09/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 29 Sep 2019 09:55
River Soar
River levels have risen at the Pillings Lock river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Flooding continues. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads including Slash Lane at Sileby and the Mountsorrel to Sileby road. Further rainfall is forecast over the next 24 hours. We are closely monitoring the situation. This message will be updated this evening, 29/09/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 28 Sep 2019 17:12
River Soar
River levels are forecast to rise at the Pillings Lock river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland is expected tomorrow early morning, 29/09/19. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads including Slash Lane at Sileby and the Mountsorrel to Sileby road. Further rainfall is forecast over the next 24 hours. We expect river levels to begin rising around 2 am on 29/09/19. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded. This message will be updated tomorrow morning, 29/09/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 26 Sep 2019 17:39
River Soar
River levels are falling at the Pillings Lock river gauge. Further light rainfall is forecast 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. This message will be updated tomorrow morning, 27/09/2019, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 26 Sep 2019 10:11
River Soar
River levels are high but steady at the Pillings Lock river gauge as a result of persistent rainfall. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads including Slash Lane at Sileby and the Mountsorrel to Sileby road. Further rainfall is forecast 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. This message will be updated this evening, 26/09/2019, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 25 Sep 2019 16:46
River Soar
River levels are rising at the Pillings Lock river gauge as a result of persistent rainfall. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads including Slash Lane at Sileby and the Mountsorrel to Sileby road. Further rainfall is forecast 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. This message will be updated tomorrow morning, 26/09/2019, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 25 Sep 2019 08:20
River Soar
River levels are forecast to rise at the Pillings Lock river gauge as a result of persistent heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland is possible from 11:00 today, 25/09/2019 Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads including Slash Lane at Sileby and the Mountsorrel to Sileby road. Further rainfall is forecast 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. This message will be updated this afternoon, 25/09/2019, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 24 Sep 2019 16:57
River Soar
River levels are forecast to rise at the Pillings


Flood Alert issued on 17 Aug 2019 18:55
River Soar
River levels are high but steady at the Pillings Lock 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 Slash Lane at Sileby and the Mountsorrel to Sileby road. No further rainfall is forecast. River levels have peaked and will remain steady, with no further rise forecasted. We are closely monitoring the situation. This message will be updated tomorrow morning, 18/08/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 17 Aug 2019 09:13
River Soar
"River levels have risen at the Pillings Lock river gauge as a result of persistent heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland is expected to begin around 11:00 today, 17/08/19. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads including Slash Lane at Sileby and the Mountsorrel to Sileby road. No further rainfall is forecast. We expect river levels to rise until 18:00 today. 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, 17/08/19, or as the situation changes."


Flood Alert issued on 15 Aug 2019 08:49
River Soar
River levels are forecast to rise at the Pillings Lock river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland is possible today, 15/08/19. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads including Slash Lane at Sileby and the Mountsorrel to Sileby road. Flooding of properties is not forecast at this point. We expect river levels to rise until 14:00 on 15/08/19. 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 afternoon, 15/08/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 14 Aug 2019 16:04
River Soar
River levels are forecast to rise at the Pillings Lock river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland is possible between 07:00 tomorrow and 00:00 16/08/19. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads including Slash Lane at Sileby and the Mountsorrel to Sileby road. Flooding of properties is not forecast at this point. Further rainfall is forecast over the next 6 hours. We expect river levels to rise until 14:00 on 15/08/19. 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, 15/08/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 10 Aug 2019 10:35
River Soar
River levels remain high at the Pillings Lock river gauge as a result of yesterday heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland remains. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads including Slash Lane at Sileby and the Mountsorrel to Sileby road. No further rainfall is forecast for today. We are closely monitoring the situation. This message will be updated this evening, Saturday 10/08/2019, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 9 Aug 2019 20:48
River Soar
River levels remain high at the Pillings Lock river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland is possible tonight, 09/08/19, into tomorrow morning, 10/08/19. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads including Slash Lane at Sileby and the Mountsorrel to Sileby road. Heavy showers are possible for tonight, 09/08/19, and tomorrow morning, 10/08/19. We are closely monitoring the situation. This message will be updated tomorrow morning, Saturday 10/08/2019, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 9 Aug 2019 15:41
River Soar
River levels remain high at the Pillings Lock river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland is possible this evening and tonight, 09/08/19. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads including Slash Lane at Sileby and the Mountsorrel to Sileby road. Heavy showers are forecast for the rest of today, 09/08/19. We are closely monitoring the situation. This message will be updated this evening, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 9 Aug 2019 09:12
River Soar
River levels have risen at the Pillings Lock river gauge as a result of persistent heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland is possible this morning, 09/08/19. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads including Slash Lane at Sileby and the Mountsorrel to Sileby road. Heavy showers is forecast for the rest of today. We are closely monitoring the situation. This message will be updated in 8 hours, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 9 Aug 2019 08:57
River Soar
River levels have risen at the Pillings Lock river gauge as a result of persistent heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding of property/roads and farmland is expected/possible this morning, 09/08/19. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads including Slash Lane at Sileby and the Mountsorrel to Sileby road. Heavy showers is forecast for the rest of today. We are closely monitoring the situation. This message will be updated in 8 hours, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 9 Aug 2019 08:38
River Soar
River levels have risen at the Pillings Lock river gauge as a result of persistent heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding of property/roads and farmland is expected/possible this morning, 09/08/19. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads including Slash Lane at Sileby and the Mountsorrel to Sileby road. Heavy showers are forecasted for the rest of today. We are closely monitoring the situation. This message will be updated in 8 hours, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 2 Aug 2019 12:15
River Soar
River levels remain high, but are falling at the Pillings Lock river gauge. Further rainfall could fall over the day, and the risk of flooding still remains. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads including Slash Lane at Sileby and the Mountsorrel to Sileby road. 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 evening, 02/08/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 2 Aug 2019 04:37
River Soar
River levels remain high but are beginning to fall at the Pillings Lock river gauge, as a result of heavy rainfall. Consequently, the risk of flooding still remains. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads including Slash Lane at Sileby and the Mountsorrel to Sileby road. We expect river levels to remain high until this evening, 02/08/2019. 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, 02/08/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 1 Aug 2019 21:19
River Soar
River levels remain high but are beginning to fall at the Pillings Lock 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 Slash Lane at Sileby and the Mountsorrel to Sileby road. We expect river levels to remain high until tomorrow, 02/08/2019. 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, 02/08/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 1 Aug 2019 14:28
River Soar
River levels are high but steady at the Pillings Lock river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland is possible today, 01/08/2019. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads including Slash Lane at Sileby and the Mountsorrel to Sileby road. We expect river levels to remain high but steady for the remaining of today, 01/08/2019. 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 evening, 01/08/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 1 Aug 2019 06:50
River Soar
River levels are high but steady at the Pillings Lock river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland is possible today, 01/08/2019. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads including Slash Lane at Sileby and the Mountsorrel to Sileby road. We expect river levels to remain high for the remaining of today, 01/08/2019. 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, 01/08/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 31 Jul 2019 20:16
River Soar
River levels are high but steady at the Pillings Lock river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland is possible today, 31/07/2019 and into tomorrow, 01/08/2019. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads including Slash Lane at Sileby and the Mountsorrel to Sileby road. We expect river levels to remain high over the next two days. 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, 01/08/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 31 Jul 2019 16:51
River Soar
River levels are high but steady at the Pillings Lock river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland is possible today, 31/07/2019 and into tomorrow, 01/08/2019. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads including Slash Lane at Sileby and the Mountsorrel to Sileby road. We expect river levels to remain high over the next two days. 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 later this evening, 31/07/2019, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 31 Jul 2019 09:27
River Soar
River levels are forecast to rise at the Pillings Lock river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland is possible today, 31/07/2019. Levels will continue to rise through the day. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads including Slash Lane at Sileby and the Mountsorrel to Sileby road. Thunderstorms are possible over the next 24 hours, with low confidence over exact timing and locations. We expect river levels to remain high over the next two days. 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 evening, 31/07/2019, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 31 Jul 2019 01:53
River Soar
River levels are forecast to rise at the Pillings Lock river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland is possible this morning 31/07/2019, levels will continue to rise through the day. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads including Slash Lane at Sileby and the Mountsorrel to Sileby road. Thunderstorms are possible over the next 24 hours, with low confidence over exact timing and locations. We expect river levels to remain high over the next two days. 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, 31/07/2019, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 30 Jul 2019 18:27
River Soar
River levels are forecast to rise at the Pillings Lock river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland is possible overnight, 30/07/2019. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads including Slash Lane at Sileby and the Mountsorrel to Sileby road. Thunderstorms are possible over the next 24 hours, with low confidence over exact timing and locations. We expect river levels to remain high over the next two days. 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, 31/07/2019, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 29 Jul 2019 17:25
River Soar
River levels remain high but are falling at the Pillings Lock river gauge as a result of recent heavy rainfall. Consequently, the risk of flooding remains. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads including Slash Lane at Sileby and the Mountsorrel to Sileby road. We expect river levels to continue to fall during this evening 29/07/2019. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses and avoid contact with flood water. This message will be updated tomorrow morning 30/07/2019, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 29 Jul 2019 07:25
River Soar
River levels remain high but are beginning to fall at the Pillings Lock river gauge as a result of recent heavy rainfall. Consequently, the risk of flooding remains. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads including Slash Lane at Sileby and the Mountsorrel to Sileby road. We expect river levels to remain high during this morning 29/07/2019 before dropping. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses and avoid contact with flood water. This message will be updated this afternoon 29/07/2019, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 28 Jul 2019 18:49
River Soar
River levels are high but steady at the Pillings Lock river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland is possible. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads including Slash Lane at Sileby, the Mountsorrel to Sileby road and Sileby Mill road, and farmlands at Cossington, Sileby, Barrow, Quorndon and Cotes. We expect river levels to remain high this evening and into tomorrow, 29/07/2019. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are patrolling watercourses in the area and liaising with emergency services. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses and avoid contact with flood water. This message will be updated tomorrow morning, 29/07/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 28 Jul 2019 11:02
River Soar
River levels have risen at the Pillings Lock river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland is possible from 11:00 today, 28/07/2019. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads including Slash Lane at Sileby and the Mountsorrel to Sileby road and Sileby Mill road, and farmlands at Cossington, Sileby, Barrow, Quorndon and Cotes. 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. 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 16 Jun 2019 18:23
River Soar
River levels are slowly falling at the Pillings Lock river gauge. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads including Slash Lane at Sileby and the Mountsorrel to Sileby road. 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, 17/06/2019, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 16 Jun 2019 08:17
River Soar
River levels are high but slowly falling at the Pillings Lock river gauge. The risk of flooding remains. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads including Slash Lane at Sileby and the Mountsorrel to Sileby road. 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, 16/06/2019, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 15 Jun 2019 17:09
River Soar
River levels are high but slowly falling at the Pillings Lock river gauge. The risk of flooding remains. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads including Slash Lane at Sileby and the Mountsorrel to Sileby road. Further light rainfall is forecast into this evening. We expect river levels to remain high into tomorrow. 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, 16/06/2019, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 15 Jun 2019 08:15
River Soar
River levels are high but steady at the Pillings Lock 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 Slash Lane at Sileby and the Mountsorrel to Sileby road. Further light rainfall is forecast into this evening. We expect river levels to remain high into tomorrow. 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, 15/06/2019, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 14 Jun 2019 14:33
River Soar
River levels are high but steady at the Pillings Lock 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 Slash Lane at Sileby and the Mountsorrel to Sileby road. Further light rainfall is forecast into this evening. We expect river levels to remain high into tomorrow. 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, 15/06/2019, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 14 Jun 2019 06:45
River Soar
River levels are rising at the Pillings Lock river gauge as a result of persistent heavy rainfall. Flooding continues. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads including Slash Lane at Sileby and the Mountsorrel to Sileby road. Further light rainfall is forecast today. We expect river levels to remain high into tomorrow. 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 afternoon, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 13 Jun 2019 22:47
River Soar
River levels are rising at the Pillings Lock river gauge as a result of persistent heavy rainfall. Flooding continues. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads including Slash Lane at Sileby and the Mountsorrel to Sileby road Further lighter rainfall is forecast over the next 12 hours. We expect river levels to remain high until Saturday morning. 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, 14/06/2019, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 13 Jun 2019 18:11
River Soar
River levels are rising at the Pillings Lock river gauge as a result of persistent heavy rainfall. Flooding continues. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads including Slash Lane at Sileby and the Mountsorrel to Sileby road Further lighter rainfall is forecast over the next 12 hours. We expect river levels to remain high until Saturday morning. 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, 14/06/2019, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 13 Jun 2019 06:00
River Soar
River levels are slowly rising at the Pillings Lock river gauge as a result of persistent heavy rainfall overnight. Consequently, the risk of flooding to roads and farmland remains. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads including Slash Lane at Sileby and the Mountsorrel to Sileby road. We expect river levels to remain high during the day. 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 in the evening, 13/06/19, or as the situation changes


Flood Alert issued on 12 Jun 2019 16:13
River Soar
River levels remain high at the Pillings Lock river gauge as a result of persistent heavy rainfall. Consequently, the risk of flooding to roads and farmland remains. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads including Slash Lane at Sileby and the Mountsorrel to Sileby road We expect river levels to remain high overnight. 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, 13/06/19, or as the situation changes


Flood Alert issued on 12 Jun 2019 10:20
River Soar
River levels remain high at the Pillings Lock river gauge as a result of persistent heavy rainfall. Consequently, the risk of flooding to roads and farmland remains. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads including Slash Lane at Sileby and the Mountsorrel to Sileby road We expect river levels to remain high overnight. 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 in 8 hours, or as the situation changes


Flood Alert issued on 11 Jun 2019 19:02
River Soar
River levels remain high at the Pillings Lock river gauge as a result of persistent heavy rainfall. Consequently, the risk of flooding to roads and farmland remains. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads including Slash Lane at Sileby and the Mountsorrel to Sileby road We expect river levels to remain high overnight into tomorrow morning, Wednesday 12/06/19. 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, 12/06/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 11 Jun 2019 15:42
River Soar
River levels are forecast to rise at the Pillings Lock river gauge as a result of persistent heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland is possible today, 11/06/2019. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads including Slash Lane at Sileby and the Mountsorrel to Sileby road. Further heavy rainfall is forecast over the next 24 hours. We expect river levels to remain high through this evening, 11/06/2019. 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 this evening, 11/06/2019, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 11 Jun 2019 07:57
River Soar
River levels have risen at the Pillings Lock 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 Slash Lane at Sileby and the Mountsorrel to Sileby road. Further heavy rainfall is forecast over the next 48 hours. We expect river levels to remain high through today 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 17 Mar 2019 22:51
River Soar
River levels are steady at the Pillings Lock river gauge as a result of persistent rainfall. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland is possible this evening , 17/03/19. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads including Slash Lane at Sileby and the Mountsorrel to Sileby road . We expect river levels to remain high overnight tonight. 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 18/3/19 or as the situation changes


Flood Alert issued on 17 Mar 2019 16:56
River Soar
River levels are rising at the Pillings Lock river gauge as a result of persistent rainfall. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland is possible this evening , 17/03/19. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads including Slash Lane at Sileby and the Mountsorrel to Sileby road . We expect river levels to remain high overnight tonight. 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 18/3/19 or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 17 Mar 2019 01:16
River Soar
River levels are falling at the Pillings Lock river gauge. Flooding continues. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads including Slash Lane at Sileby and the Mountsorrel to Sileby road. Further light rainfall is expected today and tomorrow 17/3/19. 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, 17/03/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 16 Mar 2019 18:08
River Soar
River levels are falling at the Pillings Lock river gauge. Flooding continues. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads including Slash Lane at Sileby and the Mountsorrel to Sileby road. Further light rainfall is expected today and tomorrow 17/3/19. 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, 17/03/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 16 Mar 2019 08:22
River Soar
River levels are rising at the Pillings Lock river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Flooding continues. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads including Slash Lane at Sileby and the Mountsorrel to Sileby road. Further light rainfall is expected today Saturday 16/3/19. We expect river levels to rise again on Saturday . 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 this evening, 16/03/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 15 Mar 2019 14:47
River Soar
River levels are high falling at the Pillings Lock river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Flooding continues. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads including Slash Lane at Sileby and the Mountsorrel to Sileby road. Further heavy rainfall is expected overnight on Friday into Saturday 16/3/19. We expect river levels to fall and then rise again following rain on Saturday . 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 this evening, 15/03/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 15 Mar 2019 07:52
River Soar
River levels are high but steady at the Pillings Lock river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Flooding continues. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads including Slash Lane at Sileby and the Mountsorrel to Sileby road. Further heavy rainfall is expected overnight on Friday into Saturday 16/3/19. We expect river levels to remain high into the weekend. 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 this evening, 15/03/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 14 Mar 2019 23:04
River Soar
River levels are high but steady at the Pillings Lock river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Flooding continues. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads including Slash Lane at Sileby and the Mountsorrel to Sileby road. Further light rainfall is forecast over the next 24 hours. We expect river levels to remain high tonight and tomorrow. 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, 15/03/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 14 Mar 2019 15:32
River Soar
River levels are high but steady at the Pillings Lock river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Flooding continues. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads including Slash Lane at Sileby and the Mountsorrel to Sileby road. Further light rainfall is forecast over the next 24 hours. We expect river levels to remain high today and tomorrow. 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, 15/03/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 14 Mar 2019 07:22
River Soar
River levels are high but steady at the Pillings Lock river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Flooding continues. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads including Slash Lane at Sileby and the Mountsorrel to Sileby road. Further light rainfall is forecast over the next two days. We expect river levels to remain high today and tomorrow. 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 this evening, 14/03/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 13 Mar 2019 17:19
River Soar
River levels are high but steady at the Pillings Lock river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Flooding continues. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads including Slash Lane at Sileby and the Mountsorrel to Sileby road. Further rainfall is forecast over night tonight and tomorrow morning. We expect river levels to remain high tonight and tomorrow. 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, 14/03/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 13 Mar 2019 07:09
River Soar
"River levels are high but steady at the Pillings Lock river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Flooding continues. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads including Slash Lane at Sileby and the Mountsorrel to Sileby road No further rainfall is forecast today We expect river levels to remain high until 09:00 on 14/03/19. 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 this evening, 13/03/19, or as the situation changes."


Flood Alert issued on 12 Mar 2019 18:31
River Soar
"River levels are rising at the Pillings Lock river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Flooding continues. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads including Slash Lane at Sileby and the Mountsorrel to Sileby road Further light rainfall is forecast over the next 24 hours. We expect river levels to remain high until 09:00 on 12/03/19. 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, 13/03/19, or as the situation changes."


Flood Alert issued on 12 Mar 2019 07:06
River Soar
River levels are currently falling at the Pillings Lock river gauge but are expected to rise again in response to rainfall this morning. Consequently, the risk of flooding remains. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads including Slash Lane at Sileby and the Mountsorrel to Sileby road. 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 and clearing weed screens. Please plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded. This message will be updated this evening, 12/03/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 11 Mar 2019 19:11
River Soar
"River levels are rising at the Pillings Lock 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 Slash Lane at Sileby and the Mountsorrel to Sileby road Further rainfall is forecast over the next 24 hours. 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 and clearing weed screens. Please plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded. This message will be updated tomorrow morning, 12/03/19, or as the situation changes."


Flood Alert issued on 11 Mar 2019 07:40
River Soar
"River levels are rising at the Pillings Lock 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 Slash Lane at Sileby and the Mountsorrel to Sileby road Further rainfall is forecast over the next 36 hours. 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 plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded. This message will be updated this evening, 11/03/19, or as the situation changes."


Flood Alert issued on 10 Mar 2019 19:07
River Soar
"River levels are rising at the Pillings Lock 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 Slash Lane at Sileby and the Mountsorrel to Sileby road Further light rainfall is forecast over the next 24 hours. We expect river levels to rise until 09:00 on 11/03/19. 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. This message will be updated tomorrow morning, 11/03/19, or as the situation changes."


Flood Alert issued on 10 Mar 2019 08:33
River Soar
"River levels are rising at the Pillings Lock river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding of low lying land and roads is possible from 11:00 today, 10/03/19. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads including Slash Lane at Sileby and the Mountsorrel to Sileby road Further light rainfall is forecast over the next 24 hours. We expect river levels to rise until 08:00 on 11/03/19. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are clearing weed screens. Please plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded. This message will be updated this evening, 10/03/19, or as the situation changes."


Flood Alert issued on 9 Mar 2019 20:03
River Soar
"River levels are forecast to rise at the Pillings Lock river gauge as a result of forecast over night rainfall. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland is possible from 10:00 tomorrow, 10/03/19. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads including Slash Lane at Sileby and the Mountsorrel to Sileby road Heavy rainfall is forecast over the next 12 hours. We expect river levels to begin rising at 08:00 on 10/03/19. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are clearing weed screens. Please plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded. This message will be updated tomorrow morning, 10/03/19, or as the situation changes."


Flood Alert issued on 9 Mar 2019 16:28
River Soar
"River levels are forecast to rise at the Pillings Lock river gauge as a result of forecasted over night rainfall. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland is possible from 10:00 tomorrow, 10/03/19. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads including Slash Lane at Sileby and the Mountsorrel to Sileby road Heavy rainfall is forecast over the next 18 hours. We expect river levels to begin rising at 08:00 on 10/03/19. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are clearing weed screens. Please plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded. This message will be updated this evening, 09/03/19, or as the situation changes."


Flood Alert issued on 7 Mar 2019 07:56
River Soar
"River levels are forecast to rise at the Pillings Lock river gauge as a result of recent rainfall. Consequently, flooding of property/roads and farmland is possible from 10 pm this evening, 07/03/19. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads including Slash Lane at Sileby and the Mountsorrel to Sileby road Further rainfall is forecast over the next 24 hours. We expect river levels to rise until midnight on 07/03/19. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are clearing weed screens. Please plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded. This message will be updated this evening, 07/03/19, or as the situation changes."


Flood Alert issued on 6 Mar 2019 19:07
River Soar
"River levels are rising at the Pillings Lock river gauge as a result of recent rainfall. Consequently, flooding of minor roads and low lying farmland is possible from 10:00 pm this evening, 06/03/19. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads including Slash Lane at Sileby and the Mountsorrel to Sileby road Flooding of properties is not forecast at this point. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are clearing weed screens. Please plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded. This message will be updated tomorrow morning, 07/03/19, or as the situation changes."


Flood Alert issued on 11 Feb 2019 17:13
River Soar
River levels remain high but are beginning to fall at the Pillings Lock river gauge. Consequently, the risk of flooding is reducing. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads including Slash Lane at Sileby and the Mountsorrel to Sileby road. No further rainfall is forecast. River levels have peaked and will remain steady, with no further rise forecasted. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses and avoid contact with flood water. This message will be updated tomorrow morning, 12/02/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 11 Feb 2019 07:18
River Soar
River levels remain high but are beginning to fall at the Pillings Lock river gauge as a result of persistent rainfall. Consequently, the risk of flooding is reducing. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads including Slash Lane at Sileby and the Mountsorrel to Sileby road. No further rainfall is forecast. River levels have peaked and will remain steady, with no further rise forecasted. 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 evening, 11/02/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 10 Feb 2019 17:36
River Soar
River levels are forecast to continue rising at the Pillings Lock river gauge as a result of persistent rainfall. Consequently, the risk of flooding remains. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads including Slash Lane at Sileby and the Mountsorrel to Sileby road. Further scattered showers are forecast this evening. We expect river levels to continue rising until Monday 11/02/19. 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 tomorrow morning, 11/02/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 10 Feb 2019 11:33
River Soar
River levels are forecast to rise at the Pillings Lock river gauge as a result of persistent rainfall. Consequently, flooding could occur this afternoon 10/02/19, but there is low confidence as no more heavy rain is forecast after this evening. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads including Slash Lane at Sileby and the Mountsorrel to Sileby road. We do not forecast the situation to deteriorate any further. No further rainfall is forecast over the next 24 hours after this afternoon. We expect river levels to remain high until tomorrow 11/02/19. 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 evening, 10/02/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 7 Feb 2019 17:36
River Soar
River levels are rising at the Pillings Lock river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall during the early hours of this morning. Consequently, flooding could occur tonight, but there is low confidence as no more rain is forecast until the early hours. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads including Slash Lane at Sileby and the Mountsorrel to Sileby road. We do not forecast the situation to deteriorate any further. Further rainfall is forecast over the next 24 hours. We expect river levels to remain high until Friday 08/02/19. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses and avoid contact with flood water. This message will be updated tomorrow morning, 08/02/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 24 Dec 2018 16:05
River Soar
River levels are slowly falling at the Pillings Lock river gauge. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland is possible today, Monday 24 December 2018. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads including Slash Lane at Sileby and the Mountsorrel to Sileby road. No further rainfall is expected today and tomorrow. We expect river levels to continue to fall slowly through today and overnight. 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 in the morning, Tuesday 25 December 2018, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 24 Dec 2018 08:17
River Soar
River levels are slowly falling at the Pillings Lock river gauge. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland is possible today, Monday 24 December 2018. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads including Slash Lane at Sileby and the Mountsorrel to Sileby road. No further rainfall is expected today and tomorrow. We expect river levels to continue to fall through today. 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 in the evening, Monday 24 December 2018, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 23 Dec 2018 17:30
River Soar
River levels are high and steady at the Pillings Lock river gauge, as a result of recent heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland is possible today, Sunday 23 December 2018. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads including Slash Lane at Sileby and the Mountsorrel to Sileby road. No further rainfall is expected today and tomorrow. We expect river levels to remain high for the next few days. 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 in the morning, Monday 24 December 2018, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 23 Dec 2018 09:25
River Soar
River levels are high but steady at the Pillings Lock river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland is possible today, Sunday 23 December 2018. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads including Slash Lane at Sileby and the Mountsorrel to Sileby road. Further rainfall is expected through today. We expect river levels to remain high in response to todays rain. 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 in the evening, Sunday 23 December 2018, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 22 Dec 2018 17:03
River Soar
River levels are high but steady at the Pillings Lock river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland is possible today, Saturday 22 December 2018. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads including Slash Lane at Sileby and the Mountsorrel to Sileby road. Showers are forecast today, with further rainfall expected tomorrow. We expect river levels to remain high for the next few days. 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 in the morning, Sunday 23 December 2018, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 22 Dec 2018 07:12
River Soar
River levels have risen at the Pillings Lock river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland is possible today, Saturday 22 December 2018. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads including Slash Lane at Sileby and the Mountsorrel to Sileby road. Showers are forecast today, with further rainfall expected tomorrow. We expect river levels to remain high for the next few days. 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 evening, Saturday 22 December 2018, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 27 May 2018 20:36
River Soar
Levels on the Lower River Soar are rising in response to thunderstorms . As a result, flooding of low lying agricultural land and roads around Slash Lane at Sileby and the Mountsorrel to Sileby Road and Sileby Mill road, farmlands at Cossington, Sileby, Barrow, Quorndon and Cotes is possible starting tonight . 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 Monday morning or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 25 May 2018 18:58
River Soar
Levels on the Lower River Soar have been stabilised. As a result, flooding of low lying agricultural land and roads around Slash Lane at Sileby and the Mountsorrel to Sileby Road and Sileby Mill road, farmlands at Cossington, Sileby, Barrow, Quorndon and Cotes is possible through the evening. 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 May 2018 14:21
River Soar
Levels on the Lower River Soar are rising in response to heavy rainfall. As a result, flooding of low lying agricultural land and roads around Slash Lane at Sileby and the Mountsorrel to Sileby Road and Sileby Mill road, farmlands at Cossington, Sileby, Barrow, Quorndon and Cotes is possible starting today around 3 PM and will continue to rise through the evening. 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 Friday evening or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 3 May 2018 10:54
River Soar
River levels are now steady in the Lower River Soar and are expected to fall slowly throughout today, Thursday 3rd of May. Flooding of low lying agricultural land and roads around Slash Lane at Sileby and the Mountsorrel to Sileby Road is still 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 by this afternoon, Thursday 3rd of May or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 2 May 2018 16:13
River Soar
Levels on the River Soar are rising in response to rainfall today, 2nd of May and will continue to rise through until tomorrow. As a result, flooding of low lying agricultural land and roads around Slash Lane at Sileby and the Mountsorrel to Sileby Road is possible starting tonight around 7 PM. River levels will be at their highest tomorrow morning on Thursday 3rd of May. 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 Thursday morning or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 29 Apr 2018 18:39
River Soar
Levels on the Lower River Soar have responded to rainfall received over the past couple of days. River levels have peaked and have remained just below the flooding level throughout today (Sunday 29 April). However, heavy rainfall is forecast throughout tomorrow and levels are currently expected to increase. Flooding may be possible. The forecast is very uncertain and this message is pre-emptive. As a result, flooding of low lying agricultural land and roads around Slash Lane at Sileby, and the Mountsorrel to Sileby Road is possible, from late tomorrow evening (Monday 30 April). 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 29 Apr 2018 09:29
River Soar
Levels on the Lower River Soar have responded to rainfall received over the past couple of days. River levels are peaking and are currently expected to slowly fall throughout today. However, heavy rainfall is forecast throughout tomorrow and levels are currently expected to increase. Flooding may be possible. The forecast is very uncertain and this message is pre-emptive. As a result, flooding of low lying agricultural land and roads around Slash Lane at Sileby, and the Mountsorrel to Sileby Road is possible, from tomorrow evening (Monday 30 April). 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 Sunday evening, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 28 Apr 2018 18:36
River Soar
Levels on the Lower River Soar continue to slowly rise in response to rainfall received yesterday and today (Saturday 28 April). As a result, flooding of low lying agricultural land and roads around Slash Lane at Sileby, and the Mountsorrel to Sileby Road is possible, from tomorrow morning (Sunday 29 April). Levels are currently expected to remain elevated throughout Sunday and into Monday and Tuesday. 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 Sunday morning, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 28 Apr 2018 09:30
River Soar
Levels on the Lower River Soar are expected to slowly rise in response to rainfall received yesterday and today (Saturday 28 April). Scattered showers are forecast today. Levels are currently expected to remain elevated throughout the weekend and into Monday and Tuesday. As a result, flooding of low lying agricultural land and roads around Slash Lane at Sileby, and the Mountsorrel to Sileby Road is possible, starting in the early hours of Sunday morning (Sunday 29 April). 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 evening, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 27 Apr 2018 18:56
River Soar
Levels on the Lower River Soar are forecast to rise overnight in response to rainfall throughout today (Friday 27 April). Scattered showers are forecast tomorrow. Levels are currently expected to remain elevated throughout the weekend and into Monday. As a result, flooding of low lying agricultural land and roads around Slash Lane at Sileby, and the Mountsorrel to Sileby Road is possible, starting tomorrow morning around 4 AM (Saturday 28 April). River levels are expected to very slowly rise throughout the weekend. 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 24 Apr 2018 18:49
River Soar
Levels on the Lower River Soar are rising in response to today’s rainfall. As a result, flooding of low lying agricultural land and roads around Slash Lane at Sileby and the Mountsorrel to Sileby Road is possible starting tomorrow morning around 4 AM on Wednesday. River levels will be at their highest tomorrow afternoon on Wednesday 25th of April. 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 Wednesday morning or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 14 Apr 2018 18:16
River Soar
Levels are high but falling in the Lower River Soar and will affect Slash Lane at Sileby and the Mountsorrel to Sileby Road. . 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 14 Apr 2018 09:33
River Soar
Levels are high but falling in the Lower River Soar and will affect Slash Lane at Sileby and the Mountsorrel to Sileby Road. . 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 Evening or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 13 Apr 2018 18:33
River Soar
Levels are high but falling in the Lower River Soar and will affect Slash Lane at Sileby and the Mountsorrel to Sileby Road. . 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 13 Apr 2018 08:36
River Soar
Levels are high but falling in the Lower River Soar and will affect Slash Lane at Sileby and the Mountsorrel to Sileby Road. . 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 Friday Evening or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 12 Apr 2018 21:19
River Soar
Levels are high but falling in the Lower River Soar and will affect Slash Lane at Sileby and the Mountsorrel to Sileby Road. . 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 Friday Morning or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 12 Apr 2018 07:47
River Soar
Levels are high but falling in the Lower River Soar and will affect Slash Lane at Sileby and the Mountsorrel to Sileby Road. . 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 Thursday Evening or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 11 Apr 2018 19:38
River Soar
Levels are high but falling in the Lower River Soar and will affect Slash Lane at Sileby and the Mountsorrel to Sileby Road. . 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 Thursday Morning or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 11 Apr 2018 07:32
River Soar
Levels are high and steady in the Lower River Soar due to persistent rainfall and will continue throughout Wednesday 11th of April and will affect Slash Lane at Sileby and the Mountsorrel to Sileby Road. River levels are at their highest. 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 Wednesday evening or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 10 Apr 2018 19:15
River Soar
Levels are high and rising in the Lower River Soar due to persistent rainfall and will continue throughout Wednesday 11th of April and will affect Slash Lane at Sileby, the Mountsorrel to Sileby Road, the B5328 Cossington Road and the access road to Sileby Mill, farmlands at Cossington, Sileby, Barrow, Quorndon and Cotes River levels will be at their highest tomorrow around 5 AM. 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 Wednesday morning or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 10 Apr 2018 09:10
River Soar
Levels on the Lower River Soar are high and rising in response to heavy rainfall and will continue to rise throughout Tuesday 10 April. As a result, flooding of low lying agricultural land and roads around Slash Lane at Sileby and the Mountsorrel to Sileby Road is possible. River levels will be at their highest on Tuesday evening. 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 Tuesday evening or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 9 Apr 2018 18:42
River Soar
Levels on the Lower River Soar are expected to rise in response to heavy rainfall which is expected to start this evening (Monday 09 April). As a result, flooding of low lying agricultural land and roads around Slash Lane at Sileby and the Mountsorrel to Sileby Road is possible starting tomorrow morning. River levels will be at their highest on Tuesday evening. 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 Tuesday morning or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 6 Apr 2018 18:53
River Soar
Levels on the Lower River Soar are falling. Levels are expected to be below levels of concern by tomorrow lunchtime (Saturday 07 April), but are currently expected to rise around Sunday afternoon in response to forecast rainfall. As a result Slash Lane at Sileby, the Mountsorrel to Sileby Road, the B5328 Cossington Road and the access road to Sileby Mill, farmlands at Cossington, Sileby, Barrow, Quorndon, Cotes, low lying agricultural land at Loughborough, Zouch, Kegworth, Ratcliffe on Soar, Meadow Lane at Loughborough and the access road from Ratcliffe on Soar to Redhill Marina continue to be affected. We urge residents to 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 6 Apr 2018 07:30
River Soar
Levels on the Lower River Soar are high but will continue to steadily fall today (Friday 06 April). As a result Slash Lane at Sileby, the Mountsorrel to Sileby Road, the B5328 Cossington Road and the access road to Sileby Mill, farmlands at Cossington, Sileby, Barrow, Quorndon, Cotes, low lying agricultural land at Loughborough, Zouch, Kegworth, Ratcliffe on Soar, Meadow Lane at Loughborough and the access road from Ratcliffe on Soar to Redhill Marina continue to be affected. We urge residents to 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 evening or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 5 Apr 2018 18:16
River Soar
Levels on the Lower River Soar are high but will continue to steadily fall overnight (Thursday 05 April). As a result Slash Lane at Sileby, the Mountsorrel to Sileby Road, the B5328 Cossington Road and the access road to Sileby Mill, farmlands at Cossington, Sileby, Barrow, Quorndon, Cotes, low lying agricultural land at Loughborough, Zouch, Kegworth, Ratcliffe on Soar, Meadow Lane at Loughborough and the access road from Ratcliffe on Soar to Redhill Marina continue to be affected. We urge residents to 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 5 Apr 2018 09:39
River Soar
Levels on the Lower River Soar are slowly dropping following recent rainfall. River levels will remain high today, Thursday 04 April. As a result Slash Lane at Sileby, the Mountsorrel to Sileby Road, the B5328 Cossington Road and the access road to Sileby Mill, farmlands at Cossington, Sileby, Barrow, Quorndon, Cotes, low lying agricultural land at Loughborough, Zouch, Kegworth, Ratcliffe on Soar, Meadow Lane at Loughborough and the access road from Ratcliffe on Soar to Redhill Marina continue to be affected. 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 Thursday evening or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 4 Apr 2018 19:48
River Soar
Levels on the Lower River Soar are slowly dropping following recent rainfall. River levels will remain high this evening and overnight, Wednesday 04 April. As a result Slash Lane at Sileby, the Mountsorrel to Sileby Road, the B5328 Cossington Road and the access road to Sileby Mill, farmlands at Cossington, Sileby, Barrow, Quorndon, Cotes, low lying agricultural land at Loughborough, Zouch, Kegworth, Ratcliffe on Soar, Meadow Lane at Loughborough and the access road from Ratcliffe on Soar to Redhill Marina continue to be affected. 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 Thursday morning or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 4 Apr 2018 07:40
River Soar
Levels on the Lower River Soar remain high due to recent rainfall. River levels will remain high throughout today, Wednesday 04 April. As a result Slash Lane at Sileby, the Mountsorrel to Sileby Road, the B5328 Cossington Road and the access road to Sileby Mill, farmlands at Cossington, Sileby, Barrow, Quorndon, Cotes, low lying agricultural land at Loughborough, Zouch, Kegworth, Ratcliffe on Soar, Meadow Lane at Loughborough and the access road from Ratcliffe on Soar to Redhill Marina continue to be affected. 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 Wednesday evening or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 3 Apr 2018 18:09
River Soar
Levels on the Lower River Soar remain high due to recent rainfall. River levels will remain high throughout today, Tuesday 3 April. As a result Slash Lane at Sileby, the Mountsorrel to Sileby Road, the B5328 Cossington Road and the access road to Sileby Mill, farmlands at Cossington, Sileby, Barrow, Quorndon, Cotes, low lying agricultural land at Loughborough, Zouch, Kegworth, Ratcliffe on Soar, Meadow Lane at Loughborough and the access road from Ratcliffe on Soar to Redhill Marina continue to be affected. 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 Wednesday morning or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 3 Apr 2018 11:12
River Soar
Levels on the Lower River Soar remain high due to recent rainfall. River levels will remain high throughout today, Tuesday 3 April. As a result Slash Lane at Sileby, the Mountsorrel to Sileby Road, the B5328 Cossington Road and the access road to Sileby Mill, farmlands at Cossington, Sileby, Barrow, Quorndon, Cotes, low lying agricultural land at Loughborough, Zouch, Kegworth, Ratcliffe on Soar, Meadow Lane at Loughborough and the access road from Ratcliffe on Soar to Redhill Marina continue to be affected. 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 Tuesday evening or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 2 Apr 2018 20:57
River Soar
Levels on the Lower River Soar remain high due to todays rainfall. River levels are likely to be at their highest overnight and tomorrow morning. As a result Slash Lane at Sileby, the Mountsorrel to Sileby Road, the B5328 Cossington Road and the access road to Sileby Mill, farmlands at Cossington, Sileby, Barrow, Quorndon, Cotes, low lying agricultural land at Loughborough, Zouch, Kegworth, Ratcliffe on Soar, Meadow Lane at Loughborough and the access road from Ratcliffe on Soar to Redhill Marina continue to be affected. 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 by Tuesday morning or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 2 Apr 2018 10:26
River Soar
Levels on the Lower River Soar remain high due to overnight rainfall. Further rainfall is forecast throughout today. River levels are likely to be at their highest tomorrow morning (Tuesday 03 April). As a result Slash Lane at Sileby, the Mountsorrel to Sileby Road, the B5328 Cossington Road and the access road to Sileby Mill, farmlands at Cossington, Sileby, Barrow, Quorndon and Cotes continue to be affected. Low lying agricultural land at Loughborough, Zouch, Kegworth, Ratcliffe on Soar, Meadow Lane at Loughborough and the access road from Ratcliffe on Soar to Redhill Marina are likely to be affected. 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 Monday evening or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 1 Apr 2018 17:30
River Soar
Levels on the Lower River Soar are remaining high and will rise in response to heavy rainfall this evening and continuing throughout Monday. As a result Slash Lane at Sileby, the Mountsorrel to Sileby Road, the B5328 Cossington Road and the access road to Sileby Mill, farmlands at Cossington, Sileby, Barrow, Quorndon and Cotes may be affected. We urge residents to prepare, remain vigilant and avoid walking and driving through flood water. Heavy rainfall is expected for tonight and continuing throughout Monday. We are closely monitoring the situation. We will endeavour to update this message by Monday morning or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 1 Apr 2018 09:36
River Soar
Levels are high but falling in the Lower River Soar due to heavy rainfall. As a result Slash Lane at Sileby, the Mountsorrel to Sileby Road, the B5328 Cossington Road and the access road to Sileby Mill, farmlands at Cossington, Sileby, Barrow, Quorndon and Cotes may be affected. We urge residents to prepare, remain vigilant and avoid walking and driving through flood water. Heavy rainfall is expected for tonight and continuing throughout Monday. We are closely monitoring the situation. We will endeavour to update this message by Sunday evening or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 31 Mar 2018 17:12
River Soar
Levels on the Lower River Soar continue to rise in response to heavy rainfall, which will continue through Saturday 31st March into Sunday 1st April. As a result, flooding of low lying agricultural land and roads is possible around Slash Lane at Sileby, the Mountsorrel to Sileby Road, the B5328 Cossington Road, the access road to Sileby Mill, and farmland at Cossington, Sileby, Barrow, Quorndon and Cotes. 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 31 Mar 2018 09:36
River Soar
Levels on the Lower River Soar are rising in response to heavy rainfall, which will continue over today Saturday 31st March. Further rainfall may fall over the day. As a result, flooding of low lying agricultural land and roads around Slash Lane at Sileby and the Mountsorrel to Sileby Road 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 by Saturday evening or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 30 Mar 2018 17:32
River Soar
Levels on the Lower River Soar are rising in response to heavy rainfall, which will continue overnight. As a result, flooding of low lying agricultural land and roads around Slash Lane at Sileby and the Mountsorrel to Sileby Road is possible starting this evening at around 8 PM. 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 17 Mar 2018 09:16
River Soar
Levels remain high but are falling in the Lower River Soar. Flooding will continue throughout today Saturday 17th March and will affect Slash Lane at Sileby and the Mountsorrel to Sileby Road. 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 as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 16 Mar 2018 15:31
River Soar
Levels remain high but steady in the Lower River Soar in response to rainfall. Flooding will continue throughout the remainder of Friday 16th March and into Saturday 17th March and will affect Slash Lane at Sileby and the Mountsorrel to Sileby Road. 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 as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 16 Mar 2018 10:58
River Soar
Levels remain high but steady in the Lower River Soar in response to rainfall. Flooding will continue throughout the remainder of Friday 16th March and into Saturday 17th March and will affect Slash Lane at Sileby and the Mountsorrel to Sileby Road. 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 as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 15 Mar 2018 15:55
River Soar
Levels remain high but steady in the Lower River Soar in response to rainfall. Flooding will continue throughout the remainder of Thursday 15th March and into Friday 16th March and will affect Slash Lane at Sileby and the Mountsorrel to Sileby Road. 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 as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 15 Mar 2018 10:21
River Soar
Levels remain high but steady in the Lower River Soar in response to rainfall. Flooding will continue throughout the remainder of Thursday 15th March and into Friday 16th March and will affect Slash Lane at Sileby and the Mountsorrel to Sileby Road. 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 as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 14 Mar 2018 16:52
River Soar
Levels remain high but steady in the Lower River Soar in response to rainfall. Flooding will continue throughout the remainder of Wednesday 14th March and into Thursday 15th March and will affect Slash Lane at Sileby and the Mountsorrel to Sileby Road. 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 as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 13 Mar 2018 16:56
River Soar
Levels remain high but steady in the Lower River Soar in response to rainfall over the last 24 hours. Flooding will continue throughout the remainder of Tuesday 13th March and into Wednesday 14th March and will affect Slash Lane at Sileby, the Mountsorrel to Sileby Road, the B5328 Cossington Road and the access road to Sileby Mill, farmlands at Cossington, Sileby, Barrow, Quorndon and Cotes. 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 as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 13 Mar 2018 10:17
River Soar
Levels remain high but steady in the Lower River Soar in response to rainfall over the past 12 hours. Flooding will continue throughout Tuesday 13th March and will affect Slash Lane at Sileby, the Mountsorrel to Sileby Road, the B5328 Cossington Road and the access road to Sileby Mill, farmlands at Cossington, Sileby, Barrow, Quorndon and Cotes. 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 as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 12 Mar 2018 18:18
River Soar
Levels remain high but steady in the Lower River Soar in response to rainfall over the past 12 hours. Flooding will continue throughout the remainder of Monday 12th March and in to Tuesday 13th March and will affect Slash Lane at Sileby, the Mountsorrel to Sileby Road, the B5328 Cossington Road and the access road to Sileby Mill, farmlands at Cossington, Sileby, Barrow, Quorndon and Cotes. 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 as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 12 Mar 2018 07:37
River Soar
Levels are high but slowly decreasing in the Lower River Soar in response to rainfall over the past few days. Flooding will continue throughout Monday 12th March and will affect Slash Lane at Sileby, the Mountsorrel to Sileby Road, the B5328 Cossington Road and the access road to Sileby Mill, farmlands at Cossington, Sileby, Barrow, Quorndon and Cotes. 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 as the situation changes


Flood Alert issued on 11 Mar 2018 18:23
River Soar
Levels are high but slowly decreasing in the Lower River Soar in response to rainfall over the past few days. Flooding will continue throughout the remainder of Sunday 11th March and into Monday 12th March and will affect Slash Lane at Sileby, the Mountsorrel to Sileby Road, the B5328 Cossington Road and the access road to Sileby Mill, farmlands at Cossington, Sileby, Barrow, Quorndon and Cotes. 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 as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 11 Mar 2018 07:10
River Soar
Levels are currently high but steady in the Lower River Soar in response to rainfall over the past few days. Flooding will continue throughout Sunday 11th March and will affect Slash Lane at Sileby, the Mountsorrel to Sileby Road, the B5328 Cossington Road and the access road to Sileby Mill, farmlands at Cossington, Sileby, Barrow, Quorndon and Cotes. 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 as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 10 Mar 2018 18:12
River Soar
Levels are currently high and rising in the Lower River Soar in response to rainfall over the last 24 hours. Flooding will continue throughout Saturday 10th March and into Sunday 11th March and will affect Slash Lane at Sileby, the Mountsorrel to Sileby Road, the B5328 Cossington Road and the access road to Sileby Mill, farmlands at Cossington, Sileby, Barrow, Quorndon and Cotes. 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 as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 10 Mar 2018 07:29
River Soar
Levels are currently high and rising in the Lower River Soar in response to rainfall over the last 12 hours. Flooding will continue throughout Saturday 10th March and will affect Slash Lane at Sileby, the Mountsorrel to Sileby Road, the B5328 Cossington Road and the access road to Sileby Mill, farmlands at Cossington, Sileby, Barrow, Quorndon and Cotes. 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 as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 9 Mar 2018 18:14
River Soar
Levels are currently high but falling in the Lower River Soar but are expected to rise again in response to rainfall over the next 12 hours. Flooding will continue throughout Friday 9th of March and in to Saturday 10th March and will affect Slash Lane at Sileby, the Mountsorrel to Sileby Road, the B5328 Cossington Road and the access road to Sileby Mill, farmlands at Cossington, Sileby, Barrow, Quorndon and Cotes. 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 as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 9 Mar 2018 09:38
River Soar
Levels are high but falling in the Upper River Soar following rainfall over the past 24 hours. Flooding will continue throughout Friday 9th of March and will affect Slash Lane at Sileby, the Mountsorrel to Sileby Road, the B5328 Cossington Road and the access road to Sileby Mill, farmlands at Cossington, Sileby, Barrow, Quorndon and Cotes. 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 as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 8 Mar 2018 15:26
River Soar
Levels on the Lower River Soar are rising in response to heavy rainfall which will finish today. As a result, flooding of low lying agricultural land and roads around Slash Lane at Sileby and the Mountsorrel to Sileby Road is possible starting this evening around 8 PM on Thursday. River levels will be at their highest tomorrow morning. We urge residents to prepare, remain vigilant and avoid walking and driving through flood water. We are closely monitoring the situation as the forecast is changeable. We will endeavour to update this message by Friday morning or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 7 Mar 2018 10:46
River Soar
River levels remain high but are slowly falling in the Lower River Soar due to heavy rainfall and snowmelt over the last few days. Flooding will continue throughout Wednesday 7th March and will affect Slash Lane at Sileby and the Mountsorrel to Sileby Road. 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 as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 6 Mar 2018 18:04
River Soar
Levels are high and steady in the Lower River Soar due to heavy rainfall and snowmelt and will continue throughout Tuesday 6th March and into Wednesday 7th March and will affect Slash Lane at Sileby and the Mountsorrel to Sileby Road. 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 as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 6 Mar 2018 09:54
River Soar
Levels are high and steady in the Lower River Soar due to heavy rainfall and snowmelt and will continue throughout Tuesday 6th of March and will affect Slash Lane at Sileby and the Mountsorrel to Sileby Road. 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 Tuesday PM or as the situation changes


Flood Alert issued on 5 Mar 2018 18:34
River Soar
Levels on the Lower River Soar are rising in response to rainfall and snowmelt. As a result, flooding of low lying agricultural land and roads around Slash Lane at Sileby and the Mountsorrel to Sileby Road is possible starting tomorrow morning around 5 AM on Tuesday. 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 Tuesday morning or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 3 Feb 2018 19:03
River Soar
Levels on the Lower River Soar are rising in response to light and persistent rainfall today. Levels are expected to slowly rise overnight and tomorrow morning As a result, flooding of low lying agricultural land and roads around Slash Lane at Sileby and the Mountsorrel to Sileby Road is possible starting tomorrow morning (Sunday 04 January). We urge residents to prepare, remain vigilant and avoid walking and driving through flood water. We are closely monitoring the situation. Keep up-to-date on the current weather forecast at www.metoffice.gov.uk and the River and Sea Levels section on the gov.uk website. We will endeavour to update this message by Sunday morning or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 26 Jan 2018 16:46
River Soar
Levels are falling on the Lower River Soar and will continue to fall throughout the day, Friday 26th January, and overnight into Saturday 27th January. Slash Lane at Sileby and the Mountsorrel to Sileby Road will continue to be affected as river levels remain above the Flood Alert level. 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 26 Jan 2018 08:13
River Soar
Levels are falling on the Lower River Soar and will continue to fall throughout the day, Thursday 25th January. Slash Lane at Sileby and the Mountsorrel to Sileby Road will continue to be affected as river levels remain above the Flood Alert level. 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 Friday evening or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 25 Jan 2018 15:56
River Soar
Levels remain high but steady on the Lower River Soar. River levels will start to fall this afternoon, Thursday 25th January, but Slash Lane at Sileby and the Mountsorrel to Sileby Road will continue to be affected. 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 Friday morning or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 25 Jan 2018 08:26
River Soar
Levels are high but steady on the Lower River Soar on Thursday 25th January. River levels will start to fall this morning but Slash Lane at Sileby and the Mountsorrel to Sileby Road will continue to be affected. 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 Thursday evening or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 24 Jan 2018 16:04
River Soar
Levels on the Lower River Soar are rising in response to this morning’s heavy rainfall and will continue to rise throughout Wednesday 24th January. This will affect Slash Lane at Sileby and the Mountsorrel to Sileby Road. River levels will be at their highest around lunchtime, Thursday 25th January. 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 Thursday morning or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 24 Jan 2018 09:20
River Soar
Levels on the Lower River Soar remain steady but due to heavy rainfall today will start to rise and continue throughout today and will affect Slash Lane at Sileby and the Mountsorrel to Sileby Road. River levels will be at their highest tomorrow morning, Thursday 25th January. 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 by this evening or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 23 Jan 2018 16:53
River Soar
Levels on the Lower River Soar remain high due to prolonged rainfall on a saturated catchment over the last few days. The forecast is for further heavy rainfall tomorrow morning, Wednesday 24th January. As a result, flooding of low lying agricultural land and roads around Slash Lane at Sileby and the Mountsorrel to Sileby Road is possible. River levels will remain high over the next few days. 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 by Wednesday morning or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 23 Jan 2018 09:24
River Soar
Levels on the Lower River Soar remain high due to prolonged rainfall on a saturated catchment over the last few days and will affect Slash Lane at Sileby and the Mountsorrel to Sileby Road. River levels will remain high but should start to decline this morning and over the rest of the day. We urge residents to 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 this afternoon, the 23rd of January or if the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 22 Jan 2018 17:19
River Soar
Levels on the Lower River Soar remain high due to prolonged rainfall on a saturated catchment over the last few days and will affect Slash Lane at Sileby and the Mountsorrel to Sileby Road. River levels will remain high over night and into the early hours of Tuesday 23rd of January. 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 tomorrow morning 23rd of January or if the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 22 Jan 2018 09:27
River Soar
Levels are currently high in the Lower River Soar due to persistent rainfall yesterday and will affect Slash Lane at Sileby and the Mountsorrel to Sileby Road. River levels will remain high throughout the day. 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 this evening 22nd January or if the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 21 Jan 2018 16:51
River Soar
Levels are high and rising in the Lower River Soar due to persistent rainfall and will continue throughout Sunday 21st of January and will affect Slash Lane at Sileby and the Mountsorrel to Sileby Road. River levels are expected to be at their highest tomorrow evening. 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 tomorrow morning 22nd January or if the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 21 Jan 2018 09:36
River Soar
Levels on the Lower River Soar remain high due to prolonged rainfall on a saturated catchment over the last few days. The forecast is for further persistent rainfall throughout today, Sunday 21st January. As a result, flooding of low lying agricultural land and roads around Slash Lane at Sileby and the Mountsorrel to Sileby Road is possible. River levels will remain high over the next few days. 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 this evening Sunday 21st of January or if the situation changes


Flood Alert issued on 20 Jan 2018 16:53
River Soar
Levels on the Lower River Soar are rising in response to persistent rainfall throughout today. The forecast is for a period of dry weather overnight, with further rainfall starting around 6am Sunday 21st January, which will continue all day. As a result, flooding of low lying agricultural land and roads around Slash Lane at Sileby and the Mountsorrel to Sileby Road is possible starting tomorrow morning around 5 am on Sunday. River levels are expected to continue to rise, peaking late morning on Monday 22nd January. 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 tomorrow morning 21st January or if the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 18 Jan 2018 17:52
River Soar
Levels remain high in the Lower River Soar due to heavy rainfall. Further heavy scattered showers will fall overnight and will affect Slash Lane at Sileby and the Mountsorrel to Sileby Road. 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 the morning of Friday 19th January or if the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 18 Jan 2018 10:46
River Soar
Levels are high but falling in the Lower River Soar but however will start to rise again this evening Thursday 18th of January due to heavy rainfall and will affect Slash Lane at Sileby and the Mountsorrel to Sileby Road. 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 later this evening 18th of January or if the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 17 Jan 2018 16:03
River Soar
Levels remain high in the Lower River Soar due to heavy rainfall and will respond to further rainfall overnight on Wednesday 17th of January and will affect Slash Lane at Sileby and the Mountsorrel to Sileby Road. River levels will remain high over the next few days. 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 the morning of Thursday 18th January or if the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 17 Jan 2018 08:27
River Soar
Levels on the River Soar have remained steady throughout last night. Further showers are forecast tonight (17th January) and over the next couple of days. As a result levels are expected to remain high throughout this period. Low lying land and roads around Slash Lane at Sileby, the Mountsorrel to Sileby Road, and the B5328 Cossington Road continue to be affected by flood water. 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 this evening or if the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 16 Jan 2018 14:32
River Soar
Levels on the River Soar have remained steady throughout today Tuesday 16th January. Further showers are forecast tonight and over the next couple of days and as a result levels are expected to remain high throughout this period. Low lying land and roads around Slash Lane at Sileby, the Mountsorrel to Sileby Road, and the B5328 Cossington Road continue to be affected by flood water. 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 Wednesday morning or if the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 16 Jan 2018 08:32
River Soar
Levels on the River Soar have risen overnight in response to last night’s rainfall. However, levels are forecast to remain steady throughout today Tuesday 16th January. Further showers are forecast over the next couple of days. Low lying land and roads around Slash Lane at Sileby, the Mountsorrel to Sileby Road, and the B5328 Cossington Road continue to be affected by flood water. 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 evening or if the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 15 Jan 2018 17:43
River Soar
Levels on the River Soar have remained steady throughout today Monday 15th January however, are forecast to rise in response to rainfall expected overnight. Further showers are forecast over the next couple of days. Low lying land and roads around Slash Lane at Sileby, the Mountsorrel to Sileby Road, and the B5328 Cossington Road continue to be affected by flood water. 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 if the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 15 Jan 2018 08:01
River Soar
Levels on the Lower River Soar are forecast to rise throughout this afternoon (15/01/2018) in response to last nights rainfall and the ground being saturated. Further light showers are forecast today and over the next couple of days. As a result, flooding of low lying agricultural land and roads around Slash Lane at Sileby, the Mountsorrel to Sileby Road and the B5328 Cossington Road. 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 evening or if the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 11 Jan 2018 19:13
River Soar
Levels on the Lower River Soar have remained steady throughout the day and are expected to lower during the night (Thursday 11 January). Although river levels are falling flooding of low lying agricultural land and roads around Slash Lane at Sileby, the Mountsorrel to Sileby Road and the B5328 Cossington Road may still be present. 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 as soon as possible or if the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 11 Jan 2018 11:07
River Soar
Levels on the Lower River Soar are rising throughout this afternoon (11/01/2018) in response to last nights rainfall and the ground being saturated. Further light showers are forecast tonight and over the next couple of days. As a result, flooding of low lying agricultural land and roads around Slash Lane at Sileby, the Mountsorrel to Sileby Road and the B5328 Cossington Road may occur. 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 as soon as possible or if the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 10 Jan 2018 19:16
River Soar
Levels on the Lower River Soar are expected to rise throughout this evening (10/01/2018) in response to today’s rainfall and the ground being saturated. Further light showers are forecast tonight and over the next couple of days. As a result, flooding of low lying agricultural land and roads around Slash Lane at Sileby, the Mountsorrel to Sileby Road and the B5328 Cossington Road may occur. 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 as soon as possible or if the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 10 Jan 2018 13:51
River Soar
Levels on the Lower River Soar are rising throughout this afternoon (10/01/2018) in response to last nights rainfall and the ground being saturated. Further light showers are forecast tonight and over the next couple of days. As a result, flooding of low lying agricultural land and roads around Slash Lane at Sileby, the Mountsorrel to Sileby Road and the B5328 Cossington Road. 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 as soon as possible or if the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 7 Jan 2018 09:15
River Soar
Levels on the Lower River Soar dropped during the night and are expected to continue dropping throughout the day (Sunday 07 January). The ground is still saturated and responsive to rainfall. There’s a cold, dry period forecasted for the next few days. Low lying land and roads around Slash Lane at Sileby, the Mountsorrel to Sileby Road, and the B5328 Cossington Road continue to be affected by flood water. We urge residents to prepare, remain vigilant and avoid walking or driving through flood water. Keep up-to-date on the current river levels at the River and Sea Levels section on the gov.uk website. We are closely monitoring the situation. We have teams on the ground checking defences, clearing channels and operating structures. We will update this message in the evening, or if the situation changes


Flood Alert issued on 6 Jan 2018 21:42
River Soar
Levels on the Lower River Soar increased slightly throughout the day and are expected to remain steady during the night (Saturday 06 January). The ground is still saturated and responsive to rainfall. There’s a cold, dry period forecasted for the next few days. Low lying land and roads around Slash Lane at Sileby, the Mountsorrel to Sileby Road, and the B5328 Cossington Road continue to be affected by flood water. We urge residents to prepare, remain vigilant and avoid walking or driving through flood water. Keep up-to-date on the current river levels at the River and Sea Levels section on the gov.uk website. We are closely monitoring the situation. We have teams on the ground checking defences, clearing channels and operating structures. We will update this message in the morning, or if the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 6 Jan 2018 09:11
River Soar
Levels on the Lower River Soar have fallen throughout the night and will continue to fall during the day (Saturday 06 January). The ground is still saturated and responsive to rainfall. There’s a cold, dry period forecasted for the next few days. Low lying land and roads around Slash Lane at Sileby, the Mountsorrel to Sileby Road, and the B5328 Cossington Road continue to be affected by flood water. We urge residents to prepare, remain vigilant and avoid walking or driving through flood water. Keep up-to-date on the current river levels at the River and Sea Levels section on the gov.uk website. We are closely monitoring the situation. We have teams on the ground checking defences, clearing channels and operating structures. We will update this message in the evening, or if the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 5 Jan 2018 19:31
River Soar
Levels on the Lower River Soar have remained steady throughout the day and are not expected to change during the night (Friday 05 January). The ground is still saturated and responsive to rainfall. Further showers are forecast tonight and over the next couple of days. Low lying land and roads around Slash Lane at Sileby, the Mountsorrel to Sileby Road, and the B5328 Cossington Road continue to be affected by flood water. We urge residents to prepare, remain vigilant and avoid walking or driving through flood water. Keep up-to-date on the current river levels at the River and Sea Levels section on the gov.uk website. We are closely monitoring the situation. We have teams on the ground checking defences, clearing channels and operating structures. We will update this message in the morning, or if the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 5 Jan 2018 09:07
River Soar
Levels on the Lower River Soar have remained steady throughout the night and are not expected to change during the day (Friday 05 January). The ground is still saturated and responsive to rainfall. Further showers are forecast tonight and over the next couple of days. Low lying land and roads around Slash Lane at Sileby, the Mountsorrel to Sileby Road, and the B5328 Cossington Road continue to be affected by flood water. We urge residents to prepare, remain vigilant and avoid walking or driving through flood water. Keep up-to-date on the current river levels at the River and Sea Levels section on the gov.uk website. We are closely monitoring the situation. We have teams on the ground checking defences, clearing channels and operating structures. We will update this message in the evening, or if the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 4 Jan 2018 17:27
River Soar
Levels on the Lower River Soar have remained steady throughout the day and are not expected to change during the night (Thursday 04 January). The ground is still saturated and responsive to rainfall. Further showers are forecast tonight and over the next couple of days. Low lying land and roads around Slash Lane at Sileby, the Mountsorrel to Sileby Road, and the B5328 Cossington Road continue to be affected by flood water. We urge residents to prepare, remain vigilant and avoid walking or driving through flood water. Keep up-to-date on the current river levels at the River and Sea Levels section on the gov.uk website. We are closely monitoring the situation. We have teams on the ground checking defences, clearing channels and operating structures. We will update this message in the morning, or if the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 4 Jan 2018 10:40
River Soar
Levels on the Lower River Soar have remained steady throughout the night and are expected to slowly fall throughout today (Thursday 04 January) The ground is still saturated and responsive to rainfall. Further showers are forecast tonight and over the next couple of days. Low lying land and roads around Slash Lane at Sileby, the Mountsorrel to Sileby Road, and the B5328 Cossington Road continue to be affected by flood water. We urge residents to prepare, remain vigilant and avoid walking or driving through flood water. Keep up-to-date on the current river levels at the River and Sea Levels section on the gov.uk website. We are closely monitoring the situation. We have teams on the ground checking defences, clearing channels and operating structures. We will update this message in the morning, or if the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 4 Jan 2018 09:08
River Soar
Levels on the Lower River Soar have remained steady throughout the night and are expected to slowly fall throughout today (Tuesday 04 January) The ground is still saturated and responsive to rainfall. Further showers are forecast tonight and over the next couple of days. Low lying land and roads around Slash Lane at Sileby, the Mountsorrel to Sileby Road, and the B5328 Cossington Road continue to be affected by flood water. We urge residents to prepare, remain vigilant and avoid walking or driving through flood water. Keep up-to-date on the current river levels at the River and Sea Levels section on the gov.uk website. We are closely monitoring the situation. We have teams on the ground checking defences, clearing channels and operating structures. We will update this message in the morning, or if the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 3 Jan 2018 18:43
River Soar
Levels on the Lower River Soar have remained steady throughout today (Wednesday 03 January) but are expected to slowly rise overnight. The ground is saturated and responsive to rainfall. Further showers are forecasted tonight and over the next couple of days. Low lying land and roads around Slash Lane at Sileby, the Mountsorrel to Sileby Road, and the B5328 Cossington Road continue to be affected by flood water. We urge residents to prepare, remain vigilant and avoid walking or driving through flood water. Keep up-to-date on the current river levels at the River and Sea Levels section on the gov.uk website. We are closely monitoring the situation. We have teams on the ground checking defences, clearing channels and operating structures. We will update this message in the morning, or if the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 3 Jan 2018 09:36
River Soar
Levels on the Lower River Soar have remained steady throughout the night but are expected to slowly fall throughout today (Wednesday 03 January). Further showers are forecast tonight and over the next couple of days. The ground is saturated and responsive to rainfall. Low lying land and roads around Slash Lane at Sileby, the Mountsorrel to Sileby Road, and the B5328 Cossington Road continue to be affected by flood water. We urge residents to prepare, remain vigilant and avoid walking or driving through flood water. Keep up-to-date on the current river levels at the River and Sea Levels section on the gov.uk website. We are closely monitoring the situation. We have teams on the ground checking defences, clearing channels and operating structures. We will update this message in the evening, or if the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 3 Jan 2018 08:20
River Soar
Levels on the Lower River Soar have remained steady throughout the night. The ground is saturated and responsive to rainfall. Further showers are forecast today and over the next couple of days. Low lying land and roads around Slash Lane at Sileby, the Mountsorrel to Sileby Road, and the B5328 Cossington Road continue to be affected by flood water. We urge residents to prepare, remain vigilant and avoid walking or driving through flood water. Keep up-to-date on the current river levels at the River and Sea Levels section on the gov.uk website. We are closely monitoring the situation. We have teams on the ground checking defences, clearing channels and operating structures. We will update this message in the evening, or if the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 2 Jan 2018 19:07
River Soar
Levels on the Lower River Soar have remained steady throughout today (Tuesday 02 January) but are expected to slowly rise overnight. The ground is saturated and responsive to rainfall. Further showers are forecast tonight and over the next couple of days. Low lying land and roads around Slash Lane at Sileby, the Mountsorrel to Sileby Road, and the B5328 Cossington Road continue to be affected by flood water. We urge residents to prepare, remain vigilant and avoid walking or driving through flood water. Keep up-to-date on the current river levels at the River and Sea Levels section on the gov.uk website. We are closely monitoring the situation. We have teams on the ground checking defences, clearing channels and operating structures. We will update this message in the morning, or if the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 2 Jan 2018 08:35
River Soar
Levels on the Lower River Soar have slowly fallen overnight. Levels are expected to remain steady throughout today (Tuesday 02 January), and into this evening. The ground is saturated and responsive to rainfall. Further showers are forecast over the next couple of days. Low lying land and roads around Slash Lane at Sileby, the Mountsorrel to Sileby Road, and the B5328 Cossington Road continue to be affected by flood water. We urge residents to prepare, remain vigilant and avoid walking or driving through flood water. Keep up-to-date on the current river levels at the River and Sea Levels section on the gov.uk website. We are closely monitoring the situation. We have teams on the ground checking defences, clearing channels and operating structures. We will update this message this evening, or if the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 1 Jan 2018 19:03
River Soar
Levels on the Lower River Soar have slowly fallen throughout today (Monday 01 January). The ground is saturated and responsive to rainfall. Levels are expected to remain steady overnight in response to today's rainfall. Further showers are forecast over the next couple of days. Low lying land and roads around Slash Lane at Sileby, the Mountsorrel to Sileby Road, and the B5328 Cossington Road continue to be affected by flood water. We urge residents to prepare, remain vigilant and avoid walking or driving through flood water. Keep up-to-date on the current river levels at the River and Sea Levels section on the gov.uk website. We are closely monitoring the situation. We have teams on the ground checking defences, clearing channels and operating structures. We will update this message in the morning, or if the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 1 Jan 2018 09:54
River Soar
Levels on the Lower River Soar remain high, but are expected to slowly fall throughout today (Monday 01 January). Showers are forecast over the next couple of days. The ground is saturated and responsive to rainfall. Low lying land and roads around Slash Lane at Sileby, the Mountsorrel to Sileby Road, and the B5328 Cossington Road continue to be affected by flood water. We urge residents to prepare, remain vigilant and avoid walking or driving through flood water. Keep up-to-date on the current river levels at the River and Sea Levels section on the gov.uk website. We are closely monitoring the situation. We have teams on the ground checking defences, clearing channels and operating structures. We will update this message this evening, or if the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 31 Dec 2017 19:45
River Soar
Levels on the Lower River Soar remain high, but steady. The ground is saturated and responsive to rainfall. Light showers are forecast overnight. Low lying land and roads around Slash Lane at Sileby, the Mountsorrel to Sileby Road and the B5328 Cossington Road continue to be affected by flood water. We urge residents to prepare and remain vigilant as the situation may change. Avoid walking or driving through flood water. Keep up-to-date on the current river levels at the River and Sea Levels section on the gov.uk website. We are closely monitoring the situation. We will update this message tomorrow morning (Monday 1 January), or if the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 31 Dec 2017 09:31
River Soar
Levels on the Lower River Soar remain high, but steady. The ground is saturated and responsive to rainfall. Light rain is forecast later today. Low lying land and roads around Slash Lane at Sileby, the Mountsorrel to Sileby Road, and the B5328 Cossington Road continue to be affected by flood water. We urge residents to prepare and remain vigilant as the situation may change. Avoid walking or driving through flood water. Keep up-to-date on the current river levels at River and Sea Levels section on the gov.uk website. We are closely monitoring the situation. We have teams on the ground checking defences, clearing channels and operating structures. We will update this message this evening, or if the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 30 Dec 2017 18:14
River Soar
Levels on the River Soar remain high in response to bands of rainfall today Saturday 30 December. We are monitoring the situation closely. Low lying land and roads around Slash Lane at Sileby, the Mountsorrel to Sileby Road continue to be affected by floodwater. We urge residents to prepare, remain vigilant and avoid walking or driving through flood water. The B5328 Cossington Road, the access road to Sileby Mill and farmland in the Cossington, Sileby, Barrow, Quorndon and Cotes areas should now be clear of water, although some standing water may remain. Keep up-to-date on the current weather forecast at www.metoffice.gov.uk and the River and Sea Levels section on the gov.uk website. We will update this message if the situation changes, or tomorrow morning.


Flood Alert issued on 30 Dec 2017 08:11
River Soar
Levels on the River Soar are currently steady but remain high in response to intermittent rain. We are monitoring this situation closely. Low lying land and roads around Slash Lane at Sileby, the Mountsorrel to Sileby Road continue to be affected by floodwater. We urge residents to prepare, remain vigilant and avoid walking or driving through flood water. The B5328 Cossington Road, the access road to Sileby Mill and farmland in the Cossington, Sileby, Barrow, Quorndon and Cotes areas should now be clear of water, although some standing water may remain. Keep up-to-date on the current weather forecast at www.metoffice.gov.uk and the River and Sea Levels section on the gov.uk website. We will update this message if the situation changes, or later today.


Flood Alert issued on 29 Dec 2017 18:41
River Soar
Levels on the River Soar are currently slowly falling. Levels are expected to slowly rise again overnight and tomorrow morning in response to further bands of rain expected overnight. We are monitoring this situation closely. Low lying land and roads around Slash Lane at Sileby, the Mountsorrel to Sileby Road, the B5328 Cossington Road and the access road to Sileby Mill continue to be affected by floodwater. Farmland in the Cossington, Sileby, Barrow, Quorndon and Cotes areas may also be affected by flood water. We urge residents to prepare, remain vigilant and avoid walking or driving through flood water. Keep up-to-date on the current weather forecast at www.metoffice.gov.uk and the River and Sea Levels section on the gov.uk website. We will update this message if the situation changes, or within 8 hours.


Flood Alert issued on 29 Dec 2017 15:42
River Soar
Levels on the River Soar are currently slowly falling. Levels are expected to slowly rise again overnight and tomorrow morning in response to further bands of rain expected overnight. We are monitoring this situation closely. Low lying land and roads around Slash Lane at Sileby, the Mountsorrel to Sileby Road, the B5328 Cossington Road and the access road to Sileby Mill continue to be affected by floodwater. Farmland in the Cossington, Sileby, Barrow, Quorndon and Cotes areas may also be affected by flood water. We urge residents to prepare, remain vigilant and avoid walking or driving through flood water. Keep up-to-date on the current weather forecast at www.metoffice.gov.uk and the River and Sea Levels section on the gov.uk website. We will update this message if the situation changes, or within 8 hours.


Flood Alert issued on 29 Dec 2017 08:25
River Soar
Levels on the Lower River Soar are expected to remain high throughout today (Friday 29 December). Further bands of rain are forecast for today and over the weekend. We are monitoring this situation closely. Low lying land and roads around Slash Lane at Sileby, the Mountsorrel to Sileby Road, the B5328 Cossington Road and the access road to Sileby Mill continue to be affected by floodwater. Farmland in the Cossington, Sileby, Barrow, Quorndon and Cotes areas may also be affected by flood water. We urge residents to prepare, remain vigilant and avoid walking or driving through flood water. Keep up-to-date on the current weather forecast at www.metoffice.gov.uk and the River and Sea Levels section on the gov.uk website. We will update this message if the situation changes, or within 8 hours.


Flood Alert issued on 28 Dec 2017 18:31
River Soar
Levels on the Lower River Soar are expected to remain high tonight (Thursday 28 December). Low lying land and roads around Slash Lane at Sileby, the Mountsorrel to Sileby Road, the B5328 Cossington Road and the access road to Sileby Mill are likely to continue to be affected by floodwater. Farmland in the Cossington, Sileby, Barrow, Quorndon and Cotes areas may also be affected by flood water. Further bands of rain are forecast for Friday 29 December and over the weekend. We are monitoring this situation closely. We urge residents to prepare, remain vigilant and avoid walking or driving through flood water. Keep up-to-date on the current weather forecast at www.metoffice.gov.uk and the River and Sea Levels section on the gov.uk website. We will update this message if the situation changes, or within 8 hours.


Flood Alert issued on 28 Dec 2017 14:59
River Soar
Levels on the Lower River Soar remain high today (Thu 28 December) in response to recent rainfall and snow melt. Levels are expected to remain high in this area over the next couple of days. Low lying land and roads around Slash Lane at Sileby, the Mountsorrel to Sileby Road, the B5328 Cossington Road and the access road to Sileby Mill are likely to continue to be affected. Farmland in the Cossington, Sileby, Barrow, Quorndon and Cotes areas may also be affected by flood water. We urge residents to prepare, remain vigilant and avoid walking or driving through flood water. Keep up-to-date on the current weather forecast at www.metoffice.gov.uk and the River and Sea Levels section on the gov.uk website. We are closely monitoring the situation. We have teams on the ground checking defences, clearing channels and operating structures. We will update this message if the situation changes, or within 8 hours.


Flood Alert issued on 28 Dec 2017 09:02
River Soar
Levels on the Lower River Soar remain high today (Thu 28 December) in response to recent rainfall and snow melt. Levels are expected to remain high in this area over the next couple of days. Low lying land and roads around Slash Lane at Sileby, the Mountsorrel to Sileby Road, and the B5328 Cossington Road are likely to continue to be affected. We urge residents to prepare, remain vigilant and avoid walking or driving through flood water. Keep up-to-date on the current weather forecast at www.metoffice.gov.uk and the River and Sea Levels section on the gov.uk website. We are closely monitoring the situation. We have teams on the ground checking defences, clearing channels and operating structures. We will update this message if the situation changes, or within 8 hours.


Flood Alert issued on 27 Dec 2017 18:42
River Soar
Levels on the Lower River Soar remain high in response to persistent rainfall and snow melt today (Wednesday 27th December). Levels are likely to remain high until the early hours of tomorrow morning (Thursday 28th December). Low lying land and roads around Slash Lane at Sileby, the Mountsorrel to Sileby Road, and the B5328 Cossington Road are likely to continue to be affected. We urge residents to prepare, remain vigilant and avoid walking and driving through flood water. We are closely monitoring the situation, working with and assisting the council and emergency services. We have teams on the ground checking defences, clearing channels and operating structures. Keep up-to-date on the current weather forecast at www.metoffice.gov.uk and River and Sea Levels on the gov.uk website. We will endeavour to update this message if the situation changes or within 8 hours.


Flood Alert issued on 27 Dec 2017 10:07
River Soar
Levels on the Lower River Soar are high and rising in response to persistent rainfall and snow melt. Levels are likely to remain high throughout Wednesday 27th December and affect low lying land and roads around Slash Lane at Sileby and the Mountsorrel to Sileby Road. The B5328 Cossington Road may also be affected. River levels are expected to be at their highest during Thursday 28th December. We urge residents to prepare, remain vigilant and avoid walking and driving through flood water. We are closely monitoring the situation, working with and assisting the council and emergency services. We have teams on the ground checking defences, clearing channels and operating structures. We will endeavour to update this message within 8 hours or if the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 26 Dec 2017 21:59
River Soar
Levels on the Lower River Soar are expected to rise in response to heavy rainfall expected overnight, Tuesday 26th of December. As a result, flooding of low lying land and roads is possible around Slash Lane at Sileby and the Mountsorrel to Sileby Road, starting Tuesday evening. The B5328 Cossington Road may also be affected from Wednesday morning onwards. River levels are expected to steadily rise throughout tomorrow (Wednesday) and be at their highest around the morning of Thursday 28th December. We urge residents to prepare, remain vigilant and avoid walking and driving through flood water. We are closely monitoring the situation, working with and assisting the council and emergency services. We have teams on the ground checking defences, clearing channels and operating structures. We will endeavour to update this message Wednesday morning or if the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 26 Dec 2017 16:55
River Soar
Levels on the Lower River Soar are expected to rise in response to heavy rainfall that is expected to start this evening, Tuesday 26th of December. As a result, flooding of low lying land and roads is possible around Slash Lane at Sileby and the Mountsorrel to Sileby Road, starting this evening. The B5328 Cossington Road may also be affected from the early hours of Wednesday morning onwards. River levels are expected to steadily rise throughout tomorrow (Wednesday) and be at their highest around the morning of Thursday 28th December. We urge residents to prepare, remain vigilant and avoid walking and driving through flood water. We are closely monitoring the situation, working with and assisting the council and emergency services. We have teams on the ground checking defences, clearing channels and operating structures. We will endeavour to update this message within 8 hours or if the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 26 Dec 2017 16:41
River Soar
Levels on the Lower River Soar are expected to rise in response to heavy rainfall expected to start this evening, Tuesday 26th of December. As a result, flooding of low lying land and roads is possible around Slash Lane at Sileby and the Mountsorrel to Sileby Road, starting this evening. River levels are expected to steadily rise throughout tomorrow (Wednesday) and be at their highest around the morning of Thursday 28th December. We urge residents to prepare, remain vigilant and avoid walking and driving through flood water. We are closely monitoring the situation, working with and assisting the council and emergency services. We have teams on the ground checking defences, clearing channels and operating structures. We will endeavour to update this message within 8 hours or if the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 15 Dec 2017 16:33
River Soar
Levels remain high but steady on the Lower River Soar, due to rainfall and melting snow over the last few days. Levels will continue to remain high overnight and tomorrow and may affect Slash Lane at Sileby and the Mountsorrel to Sileby Road. 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 if the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 15 Dec 2017 09:15
River Soar
Levels are high and rising on the Lower River Soar, due to rainfall and melting snow in the last 48 hours. Levels will continue to remain high today and may affect Slash Lane at Sileby and the Mountsorrel to Sileby Road. 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 evening or if the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 14 Dec 2017 17:44
River Soar
Levels are high and steady in the Lower River Soar, due to rainfall and melting snow in the last 48 hours. Levels will continue to remain high overnight and may affect Slash Lane at Sileby and the Mountsorrel to Sileby Road. 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 if the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 14 Dec 2017 09:43
River Soar
Levels are high and steady in the Lower River Soar, due to rainfall and melting snow in the last 24 hours. Levels will continue to remain high throughout Thursday 14th of December and will affect Slash Lane at Sileby and the Mountsorrel to Sileby Road. 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 within 8 hours or if the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 13 Dec 2017 15:54
River Soar
Levels on the Lower River Soar are rising in response to rainfall and snow melt over the last 24 hours. Levels will continue to rise overnight and through till Thursday night. As a result, flooding of low lying land and roads around Slash Lane at Sileby and the Mountsorrel to Sileby Road is possible starting tonight at around 1 A M. We urge residents to prepare, remain vigilant and avoid walking and driving through flood water. We are closely monitoring the situation and will endeavour to update this message on Thursday morning or if the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 25 Sep 2017 18:55
River Soar
Levels on the Lower River Soar at the Pillings river gauge are steady. No further rainfall is expected for overnight. We will endeavour to update this message every 8 hours, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 25 Sep 2017 12:25
River Soar
"Due to persistent rainfall, levels on the Lower River Soar at the Pillings river gauge are rising. As a result, flooding of low lying land and roads is possible, starting imminently. Flooding of low-lying agricultural land and roads is possible at Slash Lane at Sileby and the Mountsorrel to Sileby Road. Light rainfall will be cleared this afternoon. We will endeavour to update this message every 8 hours, or as the situation changes."


Flood Alert issued on 9 Aug 2017 18:39
River Soar
As a result of rainfall on Tuesday night the levels on the Lower River Soar at the Pillings river gauge are rising. As a result, flooding of low lying land and roads is possible, starting today. Flooding of low-lying agricultural land and roads is possible at Slash Lane at Sileby and the Mountsorrel to Sileby Road. No further rainfall is expected for the next 12 hours. We will endeavour to update this message as the situation changes."


Flood Alert issued on 6 Jun 2017 21:50
River Soar
Flooding of low-lying agricultural land and roads continues. Slash Lane at Sileby and the Mountsorrel to Sileby Road may be affected by flood water. River levels are slowly rising in response to recent heavy rainfall and are expected to peak overnight. Further light 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 Jun 2017 17:07
River Soar
Flooding of low-lying agricultural land and roads is possible at Slash Lane at Sileby and the Mountsorrel to Sileby Road. Flooding is possible this evening and overnight. River levels are slowly rising in response to recent heavy rainfall and are expected to peak overnight. Further light rainfall is forecast over the next 24 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 20 May 2017 20:42
River Soar
Flooding of low-lying agricultural land and roads is possible at Slash Lane at Sileby and the Mountsorrel to Sileby Road. River levels are falling and isolated showers are expected to clear overnight. 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 20 May 2017 10:07
River Soar
Flooding of low-lying agricultural land and roads is possible at Slash Lane at Sileby and the Mountsorrel to Sileby Road. River levels are falling. Isolated heavy showers are possible this afternoon which may cause river levels to rise again. 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 19 May 2017 23:00
River Soar
Flooding of low-lying agricultural land and roads continues. Slash Lane at Sileby and the Mountsorrel to Sileby Road may be affected by flood water. River levels are currently rising. Isolated showers are possible 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 19 May 2017 11:19
River Soar
Flooding of low-lying agricultural land and roads is possible at Slash Lane at Sileby and the Mountsorrel to Sileby Road. Flooding is expected imminently.Further rainfall is forecast over the next 12 hours, with totals of around 15 millimetres possible. Isolated heavy showers may occur. River levels may continue to rise due to further rainfall. For up to date information on river levels in your area please go to the river and sea levels section on the .GOV.UK website.