Flood Alert Info - River Trent Tributaries in Nottinghamshire

Area Description

Tributaries in Nottinghamshire including the River Greet, Potwell Dyke, Carr Dyke, Dover Beck, Cocker Beck, Thurgarton Beck, Fairham Brook and others.
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

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Historical Flood Alert Messages for this Area


Flood Alert issued on 27 Jun 2020 18:54
River Trent, River Greet, Potwell Dyke, Carr Dyke, Dover Beck, Cocker Beck, Thurgarton Beck, Fairham Brook
The majority of rainfall has now passed with a few thundery showers possible throughout the night. Given the unpredictable nature of thunderstorms, there is low confidence in the exact timing, locations and impacts of rainfall at this point. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads around the tributaries of the River Trent in Nottinghamshire, the River Greet, Potwell Dyke, Dover Beck, Cocker Beck, Thurgarton Beck and others. Flooding of properties is not forecast at this point. Water levels could rise rapidly and potentially generate deep, fast flows. 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 daily at 10:00, or as the situation changes


Flood Alert issued on 27 Jun 2020 10:20
River Trent, River Greet, Potwell Dyke, Carr Dyke, Dover Beck, Cocker Beck, Thurgarton Beck, Fairham Brook
Localised rainfall is expected to continue throughout today, 27/06/20, and further thundery showers are expected into the afternoon. Given the unpredictable nature of thunderstorms, there is low confidence in the exact timing, locations and impacts of rainfall at this point. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads around the tributaries of the River Trent in Nottinghamshire, the River Greet, Potwell Dyke, Dover Beck, Cocker Beck, Thurgarton Beck and others. Water levels could rise rapidly and potentially generate deep, fast flows. 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 daily at 10:00, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 26 Jun 2020 18:29
River Trent, River Greet, Potwell Dyke, Carr Dyke, Dover Beck, Cocker Beck, Thurgarton Beck, Fairham Brook
Most of the localised thunderstorms have now passed and no further rainfall is forecast until the early hours of tomorrow morning, 27/06/20, when further thundery showers are expected into the afternoon. Given the unpredictable nature of thunderstorms, there is low confidence in the exact timing, locations and impacts of rainfall at this point. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads around the tributaries of the River Trent in Nottinghamshire, the River Greet, Potwell Dyke, Dover Beck, Cocker Beck, Thurgarton Beck and others. Flooding of properties is not forecast at this point. Water levels could rise rapidly and potentially generate deep, fast flows. 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 daily at 10:00, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 26 Jun 2020 09:39
River Trent, River Greet, Potwell Dyke, Carr Dyke, Dover Beck, Cocker Beck, Thurgarton Beck, Fairham Brook
This message has been issued pre-emptively ahead of localised thunderstorms forecast for this afternoon and evening, 26/06/20. Given the unpredictable nature of thunderstorms, there is low confidence in the exact timing, locations and impacts of rainfall at this point. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads around the tributaries of the River Trent in Nottinghamshire, the River Greet, Potwell Dyke, Dover Beck, Cocker Beck, Thurgarton Beck and others. Flooding of properties is not forecast at this point. Water levels could rise rapidly and potentially generate deep, fast flows. Further rainfall is forecast into Saturday, 27/06/20. 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 daily at 10:00, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 25 Jun 2020 15:02
River Trent, River Greet, Potwell Dyke, Carr Dyke, Dover Beck, Cocker Beck, Thurgarton Beck, Fairham Brook
This message has been issued pre-emptively ahead of heavy showers forecast for Friday morning and localised thunderstorms forecast for Friday afternoon and evening, 26/06/20. Given the unpredictable nature of thunderstorms, there is low confidence in the exact timing, locations and impacts of rainfall at this point. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads around the tributaries of the River Trent in Nottinghamshire, the River Greet, Potwell Dyke, Dover Beck, Cocker Beck, Thurgarton Beck and others. Flooding of properties is not forecast at this point. Water levels could rise rapidly and potentially generate deep, fast flows. Further rainfall is forecast into Saturday, 27/06/20. 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 at 10:00, 26/06/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 29 Feb 2020 07:59
River Trent, River Greet, Potwell Dyke, Carr Dyke, Dover Beck, Cocker Beck, Thurgarton Beck, Fairham Brook
River levels are rising at the Lowdham river gauge as a result of persistent heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland is possible this morning, 29/02/20. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads around the tributaries of the River Trent in Nottinghamshire, the River Greet, Potwell Dyke, Dover Beck, Cocker Beck, Thurgarton Beck and others. 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. Please see the GOV.UK website for a 5 day flood forecast. This message will be updated this evening, 29/02/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 28 Feb 2020 21:02
River Trent, River Greet, Potwell Dyke, Carr Dyke, Dover Beck, Cocker Beck, Thurgarton Beck, Fairham Brook
River levels are rising at the Lowdham river gauge as a result of persistent heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding of property/roads and farmland is possible this evening and overnight, 28/02/20. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads around the tributaries of the River Trent in Nottinghamshire, the River Greet, Potwell Dyke, Dover Beck, Cocker Beck, Thurgarton Beck and others. 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. Please see the GOV.UK website for a 5 day flood forecast This message will be updated tomorrow morning, 29/02/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 28 Feb 2020 20:23
River Trent, River Greet, Potwell Dyke, Carr Dyke, Dover Beck, Cocker Beck, Thurgarton Beck, Fairham Brook
River levels are rising at the Lowdham river gauge as a result of persistent heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding of property/roads and farmland is possible this evening and overnight, 28/02/20. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads around the tributaries of the River Trent in Nottinghamshire, the River Greet, Potwell Dyke, Dover Beck, Cocker Beck, Thurgarton Beck and others. 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. Please see the GOV.UK website for a 5 day flood forecast This message will be updated tomorrow morning, 29/02/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 28 Feb 2020 17:00
River Trent, River Greet, Potwell Dyke, Carr Dyke, Dover Beck, Cocker Beck, Thurgarton Beck, Fairham Brook
River levels are rising at the Lowdham river gauge as a result of persistent heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding of property/roads and farmland is possible this evening and overnight, 28/02/20. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads around the tributaries of the River Trent in Nottinghamshire, the River Greet, Potwell Dyke, Dover Beck, Cocker Beck, Thurgarton Beck and others. 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. Please see the GOV.UK website for a 5 day flood forecast This message will be updated this evening, 28/02/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 24 Feb 2020 17:56
River Trent, River Greet, Potwell Dyke, Carr Dyke, Dover Beck, Cocker Beck, Thurgarton Beck, Fairham Brook
River levels are still high at the Lowdham Grange river gauge as a result of rainfall this morning. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland is still possible today, 24/02/2020. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads around the tributaries of the River Trent in Nottinghamshire, the River Greet, Potwell Dyke, Dover Beck, Cocker Beck, Thurgarton Beck and others. Flooding of properties is not forecast at this point. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please plan driving routes to avoid low-lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded and avoid using low-lying footpaths near local watercourses. See the GOV.UK website for a 5 day flood forecast. This message will be updated tomorrow morning, 25/02/2020, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 24 Feb 2020 08:18
River Trent, River Greet, Potwell Dyke, Carr Dyke, Dover Beck, Cocker Beck, Thurgarton Beck, Fairham Brook
River levels are forecast to rise at the Lowdham Grange river gauge as a result of rainfall this morning. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland is possible from 10:00 today, 24/02/2020. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads around the tributaries of the River Trent in Nottinghamshire, the River Greet, Potwell Dyke, Dover Beck, Cocker Beck, Thurgarton Beck and others. Flooding of properties is not forecast at this point. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please plan driving routes to avoid low-lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded and avoid using low-lying footpaths near local watercourses. See the GOV.UK website for a 5 day flood forecast. This message will be updated this afternoon, 24/02/2020, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 23 Feb 2020 18:04
River Trent, River Greet, Potwell Dyke, Carr Dyke, Dover Beck, Cocker Beck, Thurgarton Beck, Fairham Brook
River levels are forecast to rise at the Lowdham Grange river gauge as a result of rainfall forecast overnight tonight into tomorrow morning. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland is possible tomorrow, 24/02/2020. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads around the tributaries of the River Trent in Nottinghamshire, the River Greet, Potwell Dyke, Dover Beck, Cocker Beck, Thurgarton Beck and others. Flooding of properties is not forecast at this point. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please plan driving routes to avoid low-lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded and avoid using low-lying footpaths near local watercourses. See the GOV.UK website for a 5 day flood forecast. This message will be updated tomorrow morning, 24/02/2020, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 23 Feb 2020 09:15
River Trent, River Greet, Potwell Dyke, Carr Dyke, Dover Beck, Cocker Beck, Thurgarton Beck, Fairham Brook
River levels have risen overnight at the Lowdham Grange river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall overnight. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland is possible today, 23/02/2020. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads around the tributaries of the River Trent in Nottinghamshire, the River Greet, Potwell Dyke, Dover Beck, Cocker Beck, Thurgarton Beck and others. We expect river levels to peak this morning Sunday 23/02/20 and slowly recede into the afternoon. Flooding of properties is not forecast at this point. Further rainfall is forecast on Monday morning and we are closely monitoring the situation. Please avoid using low-lying footpaths near local watercourses and plan driving routes to avoid low-lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded. See the GOV.UK website for a 5 day flood forecast. This message will be updated by this evening, 23/02/2020 or earlier if the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 22 Feb 2020 18:30
River Trent, River Greet, Potwell Dyke, Carr Dyke, Dover Beck, Cocker Beck, Thurgarton Beck, Fairham Brook
River levels are forecast to rise at the Lowdham Grange river gauge as a result of rainfall expected overnight from Saturday into Sunday. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland is possible tomorrow morning, 23/02/2020. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads around the tributaries of the River Trent in Nottinghamshire, the River Greet, Potwell Dyke, Dover Beck, Cocker Beck, Thurgarton Beck and others. We expect river levels to rise overnight and to peak on Sunday morning, 23/02/20. Flooding of properties is not forecast at this point. Further rainfall is forecast over Sunday night into Monday morning. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please avoid using low-lying footpaths near local watercourses and plan driving routes to avoid low-lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded. See the GOV.UK website for a 5 day flood forecast. This message will be updated tomorrow morning, 23/02/2020, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 16 Feb 2020 18:41
River Trent, River Greet, Potwell Dyke, Carr Dyke, Dover Beck, Cocker Beck, Thurgarton Beck, Fairham Brook
River levels remain high but are beginning to fall at Lowdham Grange river gauge as a result of persistent heavy rainfall associated with Storm Dennis. Consequently, the risk of flooding remains. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads around the tributaries of the River Trent in Nottinghamshire, the River Greet, Potwell Dyke, Dover Beck, Cocker Beck, Thurgarton Beck and others. Further rainfall is forecast over the next 48 hours. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are liaising with emergency services and patrolling watercourses and communities. Please avoid using low-lying footpaths near local watercourses and see the GOV.UK website for a 5 day flood forecast. This message will be updated in 8 hours, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 16 Feb 2020 08:17
River Trent, River Greet, Potwell Dyke, Carr Dyke, Dover Beck, Cocker Beck, Thurgarton Beck, Fairham Brook
River levels are forecast to rise at Lowdham Grange river gauge as a result of persistent heavy rainfall associated with Storm Dennis. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland is possible. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads around the tributaries of the River Trent in Nottinghamshire, the River Greet, Potwell Dyke, Dover Beck, Cocker Beck, Thurgarton Beck and others. The heaviest of the rain has fallen, but further showers are forecast throughout the today, Sunday 16/02/2020. We expect river levels to remain high throughout today and tomorrow. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are liaising with emergency services and patrolling watercourses and communities. Please avoid using low-lying footpaths near local watercourses and see the GOV.UK website for a 5 day flood forecast. This message will be updated this afternoon, 16/02/2020, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 15 Feb 2020 18:09
River Trent, River Greet, Potwell Dyke, Carr Dyke, Dover Beck, Cocker Beck, Thurgarton Beck, Fairham Brook
River levels are forecast to rise at the Lowdham Grange river gauge as a result of persistent heavy rainfall associated with Storm Dennis. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland is expected to begin in the early hours of tomorrow morning, 16/02/2020. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads around the tributaries of the River Trent in Nottinghamshire, the River Greet, Potwell Dyke, Dover Beck, Cocker Beck, Thurgarton Beck and others. The heaviest of the rain is expected to fall between 21:00 tonight, 15/02/2020, and 06:00 tomorrow morning, 16/02/2020. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are liaising with emergency services and patrolling watercourses and communities. Please avoid using low-lying footpaths near local watercourses and see the GOV.UK website for a 5 day flood forecast. This message will be updated tomorrow morning, 16/02/2020, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 9 Feb 2020 16:40
River Trent, River Greet, Potwell Dyke, Carr Dyke, Dover Beck, Cocker Beck, Thurgarton Beck, Fairham Brook
River levels remain high at the Lowdham river gauge as a result of heavy rain. Consequently, the flooding of roads and farmland remains possible. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads around the tributaries of the River Trent in Nottinghamshire, the River Greet, Potwell Dyke, Dover Beck, Cocker Beck, Thurgarton Beck and others. We expect river levels to remain high until tomorrow morning, 10/02/20. Further rainfall is expected over the next 24 hours. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please plan driving routes to avoid low-lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded and avoid using low-lying footpaths near local watercourses. This message will be updated tomorrow morning, 10/02/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 9 Feb 2020 08:23
River Trent, River Greet, Potwell Dyke, Carr Dyke, Dover Beck, Cocker Beck, Thurgarton Beck, Fairham Brook
River levels are forecast to rise at the Lowdham 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 around the tributaries of the River Trent in Nottinghamshire, the River Greet, Potwell Dyke, Dover Beck, Cocker Beck, Thurgarton Beck and others. We expect river levels to remain high until tonight, 09/02/20. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please plan driving routes to avoid low-lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded and avoid using low-lying footpaths near local watercourses. This message will be updated this afternoon, 09/02/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 8 Feb 2020 16:31
River Trent, River Greet, Potwell Dyke, Carr Dyke, Dover Beck, Cocker Beck, Thurgarton Beck, Fairham Brook
River levels are currently steady but are forecast to rise at the Lowdham river gauge in response to a heavy band of rain which will move across the area during the morning and afternoon of Sunday 9th February. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland is possible from tomorrow morning, 09/02/20. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads around the tributaries of the River Trent in Nottinghamshire, the River Greet, Potwell Dyke, Dover Beck, Cocker Beck, Thurgarton Beck and others. We expect river levels to remain high until Sunday evening, 09/02/20. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are patrolling watercourses in the area. Please plan driving routes to avoid low-lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded and avoid using low-lying footpaths near local watercourses. This message will be updated tomorrow morning, 09/02/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 8 Jan 2020 16:08
River Trent, River Greet, Potwell Dyke, Carr Dyke, Dover Beck, Cocker Beck, Thurgarton Beck, Fairham Brook
River levels are forecast to rise at the Lowdham Grange river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall this evening and into Thursday morning, 09/01/2020. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland is possible. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads around the tributaries of the River Trent in Nottinghamshire, the River Greet, Potwell Dyke, Dover Beck, Cocker Beck, Thurgarton Beck and others. We expect river levels to rise overnight and then to begin to fall around mid-morning on Thursday. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please avoid using low-lying footpaths near local watercourses and plan driving routes to avoid low-lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded. This message will be updated tomorrow morning, 09/01/2020, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 20 Dec 2019 16:16
River Trent, River Greet, Potwell Dyke, Carr Dyke, Dover Beck, Cocker Beck, Thurgarton Beck, Fairham Brook
River levels have risen at the Lowdham Grange 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 around the tributaries of the River Trent in Nottinghamshire, the River Greet, Potwell Dyke, Dover Beck, Cocker Beck, Thurgarton Beck and others. Further rainfall is forecast over the next 24 hours. We expect river levels to 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 see the GOV.UK website for a 5 day flood forecast. This message will be updated tomorrow morning, 21/12/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 20 Dec 2019 09:22
River Trent, River Greet, Potwell Dyke, Carr Dyke, Dover Beck, Cocker Beck, Thurgarton Beck, Fairham Brook
This is a pre-emptive flood alert. River levels are forecast to rise at the Lowdham Grange 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 around the tributaries of the River Trent in Nottinghamshire, the River Greet, Potwell Dyke, Dover Beck, Cocker Beck, Thurgarton Beck and others. Further rainfall is forecast over the next 24 hours which may cause river levels to rise. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please plan driving routes to avoid low-lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded and avoid using low-lying footpaths near local watercourses. Check the GOV.UK website for a 5 day flood forecast. This message will be updated this afternoon, 20/12/2019, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 19 Dec 2019 16:40
River Trent, River Greet, Potwell Dyke, Carr Dyke, Dover Beck, Cocker Beck, Thurgarton Beck, Fairham Brook
This is a pre-emptive flood alert. River levels are forecast to rise at the Lowdham Grange 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 around the tributaries of the River Trent in Nottinghamshire, the River Greet, Potwell Dyke, Dover Beck, Cocker Beck, Thurgarton Beck and others. Further rainfall is forecast over the next 24 hours which may cause river levels to rise. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please plan driving routes to avoid low-lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded and avoid using low-lying footpaths near local watercourses. Check the GOV.UK website for a 5 day flood forecast. This message will be updated tomorrow morning, 20/12/2019, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 19 Dec 2019 09:59
River Trent, River Greet, Potwell Dyke, Carr Dyke, Dover Beck, Cocker Beck, Thurgarton Beck, Fairham Brook
This is a pre-emptive flood alert. River levels are forecast to rise at the Lowdham Grange river gauge as a result of persistent heavy rainfall today and tomorrow. Consequently, the risk of flooding remains. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads around the tributaries of the River Trent in Nottinghamshire, the River Greet, Potwell Dyke, Dover Beck, Cocker Beck, Thurgarton Beck and others. Further rainfall is forecast over the next 48 hours which will cause river levels to rise. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please plan driving routes to avoid low-lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded and avoid using low-lying footpaths near local watercourses. Check the GOV.UK website for a 5 day flood forecast. This message will be updated this evening, 19/12/2019, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 18 Dec 2019 16:55
River Trent, River Greet, Potwell Dyke, Carr Dyke, Dover Beck, Cocker Beck, Thurgarton Beck, Fairham Brook
This is a pre-emptive flood alert. River levels are forecast to rise at the Lowdham Grange river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding is possible. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads around the tributaries of the River Trent in Nottinghamshire, the River Greet, Potwell Dyke, Dover Beck, Cocker Beck, Thurgarton Beck and others. Further rainfall is forecast over the next 48 hours which will cause river levels to rise. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please plan driving routes to avoid low-lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded and avoid using low-lying footpaths near local watercourses. Check the GOV.UK website for a 5 day flood forecast. This message will be updated tomorrow morning, 19/12/2019, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 13 Dec 2019 06:54
River Trent, River Greet, Potwell Dyke, Carr Dyke, Dover Beck, Cocker Beck, Thurgarton Beck, Fairham Brook
River levels have risen at the Lowdham river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland continues. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads around the tributaries of the River Trent in Nottinghamshire, the River Greet, Potwell Dyke, Dover Beck, Cocker Beck, Thurgarton Beck and others. 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 16:13
River Trent, River Greet, Potwell Dyke, Carr Dyke, Dover Beck, Cocker Beck, Thurgarton Beck, Fairham Brook
River levels have risen at the Lowdham river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland is expected from 17:00 today, 12/12/19. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads around the tributaries of the River Trent in Nottinghamshire, the River Greet, Potwell Dyke, Dover Beck, Cocker Beck, Thurgarton Beck and others. 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 15 Nov 2019 04:46
River Trent, River Greet, Potwell Dyke, Carr Dyke, Dover Beck, Cocker Beck, Thurgarton Beck, Fairham Brook
River levels remain high at the Lowdham 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 around the tributaries of the River Trent in Nottinghamshire, the River Greet, Potwell Dyke, Dover Beck, Cocker Beck, Thurgarton Beck and others. We expect river levels to remain high until this afternoon, 15/11/19. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are patrolling watercourses in the area. Please plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded. This message will be updated in 8 hours, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 14 Nov 2019 21:27
River Trent, River Greet, Potwell Dyke, Carr Dyke, Dover Beck, Cocker Beck, Thurgarton Beck, Fairham Brook
River levels remain high at the Lowdham 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 around the tributaries of the River Trent in Nottinghamshire, the River Greet, Potwell Dyke, Dover Beck, Cocker Beck, Thurgarton Beck and others. We expect river levels to remain high until tomorrow morning, 15/11/19. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are patrolling watercourses in the area. Please plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded. This message will be updated in 8 hours, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 14 Nov 2019 12:00
River Trent, River Greet, Potwell Dyke, Carr Dyke, Dover Beck, Cocker Beck, Thurgarton Beck, Fairham Brook
River levels are forecast to rise at the Lowdham Grange river gauge as a result of persistent heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland is expected to begin between this afternoon from13:00 today, 14/11/19. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads around the tributaries of the River Trent in Nottinghamshire, the River Greet, Potwell Dyke, Dover Beck, Cocker Beck, Thurgarton Beck and others. Further heavy rainfall is forecast over the next 24 hours. We expect river levels to remain high until late this evening. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded and avoid contact with flood water. This message will be updated this afternoon, 14/11/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 10 Nov 2019 21:22
River Trent, River Greet, Potwell Dyke, Carr Dyke, Dover Beck, Cocker Beck, Thurgarton Beck, Fairham Brook
River levels are forecast to rise at the Lowdam river gauge, in response to rainfall overnight. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads around the tributaries of the River Trent in Nottinghamshire, the River Greet, Potwell Dyke, Dover Beck, Cocker Beck, Thurgarton Beck and others. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses and see the GOV.UK website for a 5 day flood forecast. This message will be updated tomorrow morning, 11/11/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 10 Nov 2019 16:53
River Trent, River Greet, Potwell Dyke, Carr Dyke, Dover Beck, Cocker Beck, Thurgarton Beck, Fairham Brook
River levels are forecast to rise at the Lowdam river gauge, in response rainfall overnight. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads around the tributaries of the River Trent in Nottinghamshire, the River Greet, Potwell Dyke, Dover Beck, Cocker Beck, Thurgarton Beck and others. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses and see the GOV.UK website for a 5 day flood forecast. This message will be updated this evening, 10/11/2019, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 8 Nov 2019 12:51
River Trent, River Greet, Potwell Dyke, Carr Dyke, Dover Beck, Cocker Beck, Thurgarton Beck, Fairham Brook
River levels are high but steady at the Lowdham 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 around the tributaries of the River Trent in Nottinghamshire, the River Greet, Potwell Dyke, Dover Beck, Cocker Beck, Thurgarton Beck and others. We expect river levels to remain high until tomorrow, 09/11/19. Please see the GOV.UK website for a 5 day flood forecast. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are patrolling watercourses in the area. This message will be updated this evening, 08/11/2019, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 7 Nov 2019 19:15
River Trent, River Greet, Potwell Dyke, Carr Dyke, Dover Beck, Cocker Beck, Thurgarton Beck, Fairham Brook
River levels are high but steady at the Lowdham 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 around the tributaries of the River Trent in Nottinghamshire, the River Greet, Potwell Dyke, Dover Beck, Cocker Beck, Thurgarton Beck and others. Further rainfall is forecast over the next 12 hours. We expect river levels to remain high until tomorrow, 08/11/19. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please see the GOV.UK website for a 5 day flood forecast. This message will be updated tomorrow morning, 08/11/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 7 Nov 2019 08:35
River Trent, River Greet, Potwell Dyke, Carr Dyke, Dover Beck, Cocker Beck, Thurgarton Beck, Fairham Brook
River levels have risen at the Lowdham river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland is possible from this morning, 07/11/19. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads around the tributaries of the River Trent in Nottinghamshire, the River Greet, Potwell Dyke, Dover Beck, Cocker Beck, Thurgarton Beck and others. Further rainfall is forecast over the next 24 hours. River levels may pose a flood risk until Friday, 08/11/19. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please avoid contact with flood water and see the GOV.UK website for a 5 day flood forecast. This message will be updated this afternoon, 07/11/2019, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 6 Nov 2019 17:30
River Trent, River Greet, Potwell Dyke, Carr Dyke, Dover Beck, Cocker Beck, Thurgarton Beck, Fairham Brook
River levels are forecast to rise at the Lowdham river gauge as a result of forecast heavy rainfall expected overnight into tomorrow morning. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland is possible from tomorrow morning, 07/11/19. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads around the tributaries of the River Trent in Nottinghamshire, the River Greet, Potwell Dyke, Dover Beck, Cocker Beck, Thurgarton Beck and others. We expect river levels to remain high until Thursday afternoon, 07/11/19. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please avoid contact with flood water and see the GOV.UK website for a 5 day flood forecast. This message will be updated tomorrow morning, 07/11/2019, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 26 Oct 2019 17:49
River Trent, River Greet, Potwell Dyke, Carr Dyke, Dover Beck, Cocker Beck, Thurgarton Beck, Fairham Brook
River levels are high but steady at the Lowdham river gauge as a result of persistent heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland remains possible. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads around the tributaries of the River Trent in Nottinghamshire, the River Greet, Potwell Dyke, Dover Beck, Cocker Beck, Thurgarton Beck and others. 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, 27/10/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 26 Oct 2019 10:55
River Trent, River Greet, Potwell Dyke, Carr Dyke, Dover Beck, Cocker Beck, Thurgarton Beck, Fairham Brook
River levels are high but steady at the Lowdham river gauge as a result of persistent heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding of property/roads and farmland remains possible between 11am and 6pm today, 26/10/19. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads around the tributaries of the River Trent in Nottinghamshire, the River Greet, Potwell Dyke, Dover Beck, Cocker Beck, Thurgarton Beck and others. 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, 26/10/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 25 Oct 2019 16:28
River Trent, River Greet, Potwell Dyke, Carr Dyke, Dover Beck, Cocker Beck, Thurgarton Beck, Fairham Brook
River levels are forecast to rise at the Lowdham Grange river gauge as a result of persistent heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland is possible to begin around 7:00am tomorrow morning, 26/10/19. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads around the tributaries of the River Trent in Nottinghamshire, the River Greet, Potwell Dyke, Dover Beck, Cocker Beck, Thurgarton Beck and others. Further rainfall is forecast over the next 24 hours. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses and plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded. This message will be updated tomorrow morning, 26/10/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 14 Oct 2019 23:39
River Trent, River Greet, Potwell Dyke, Carr Dyke, Dover Beck, Cocker Beck, Thurgarton Beck, Fairham Brook
River levels have risen at the Lowdham river gauge. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads around the tributaries of the River Trent in Nottinghamshire, the River Greet, Potwell Dyke, Dover Beck, Cocker Beck, Thurgarton Beck and others. Further rainfall is forecast over the next 24 hours. We expect river levels to begin falling tomorrow morning 15/10/2019. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please see the GOV.UK website for a 5 day flood forecast. This message will be updated Tuesday morning.


Flood Alert issued on 14 Oct 2019 17:24
River Trent, River Greet, Potwell Dyke, Carr Dyke, Dover Beck, Cocker Beck, Thurgarton Beck, Fairham Brook
River levels have risen at the Lowdham Grange river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland is possible from 9:00pm tonight, 14/10/19. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads around the tributaries of the River Trent in Nottinghamshire, the River Greet, Potwell Dyke, Dover Beck, Cocker Beck, Thurgarton Beck and others. We expect river levels to remain high until Tuesday morning, 15/10/19. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses and plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded. This message will be updated tomorrow morning, 15/10/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 5 Oct 2019 21:28
River Trent, River Greet, Potwell Dyke, Carr Dyke, Dover Beck, Cocker Beck, Thurgarton Beck, Fairham Brook
River levels are forecast to rise at the Lowdham Grange river gauge as a result of persistent heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland is expected to begin in the early hours of tomorrow morning, Sunday 06/10/19. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads around the tributaries of the River Trent in Nottinghamshire, the River Greet, Potwell Dyke, Dover Beck, Cocker Beck, Thurgarton Beck and others. Further heavy rainfall is forecast over the next 24 hours. We expect river levels to remain high until tomorrow evening, Sunday 06/10/19. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please avoid using low-lying footpaths near local watercourses and plan driving routes to avoid low-lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded. This message will be updated tomorrow morning, 06/10/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 5 Oct 2019 13:37
River Trent, River Greet, Potwell Dyke, Carr Dyke, Dover Beck, Cocker Beck, Thurgarton Beck, Fairham Brook
River levels are forecast to rise at the Lowdham Grange river gauge as a result of persistent heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland is expected to begin on the early hours of tomorrow morning, Sunday 06/10/19. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads around the tributaries of the River Trent in Nottinghamshire, the River Greet, Potwell Dyke, Dover Beck, Cocker Beck, Thurgarton Beck and others. Further heavy rainfall is forecast over the next 24 hours. We expect river levels to remain high until tomorrow evening, Sunday 06/10/19. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses and plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded. This message will be updated this evening, 05/10/19, or as the situation changes


Flood Alert issued on 1 Oct 2019 05:29
River Trent, River Greet, Potwell Dyke, Carr Dyke, Dover Beck, Cocker Beck, Thurgarton Beck, Fairham Brook
River levels are forecast to rise at the Lowdham Grange river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland is expected this morning from around 11:00, 01/10/19. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads around the tributaries of the River Trent in Nottinghamshire, the River Greet, Potwell Dyke, Dover Beck, Cocker Beck, Thurgarton Beck and others. Further rainfall is forecast over the next 24 hours. We expect river levels to rise until 13:00 this afternoon 01/10/19. 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, 01/10/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 30 Sep 2019 17:27
River Trent, River Greet, Potwell Dyke, Carr Dyke, Dover Beck, Cocker Beck, Thurgarton Beck, Fairham Brook
"River levels are forecast to rise at the Lowdham Grange river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland is expected this evening from around 21:00 this evening, 30/09/19. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads around the tributaries of the River Trent in Nottinghamshire, the River Greet, Potwell Dyke, Dover Beck, Cocker Beck, Thurgarton Beck and others. Further rainfall is forecast over the next 24 hours. We expect river levels to rise until 23:00 tonight 30/09/19. 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 and avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses. This message will be updated tomorrow morning, 01/10/19, or as the situation changes."


Flood Alert issued on 28 Sep 2019 17:38
River Trent, River Greet, Potwell Dyke, Carr Dyke, Dover Beck, Cocker Beck, Thurgarton Beck, Fairham Brook
River levels are forecast to rise at the Lowdham Grange river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding of property/roads and farmland is possible this evening and overnight today, 28/09/19. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads around the tributaries of the River Trent in Nottinghamshire, the River Greet, Potwell Dyke, Dover Beck, Cocker Beck, Thurgarton Beck and others. Further rainfall is forecast over the next 12 hours. We expect river levels to begin rising this evening on 29/09/19. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please see the GOV.UK website for a 5 day flood forecast. This message will be updated tomorrow morning, 29/09/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 24 Sep 2019 08:19
River Trent, River Greet, Potwell Dyke, Carr Dyke, Dover Beck, Cocker Beck, Thurgarton Beck, Fairham Brook
Small, flashier rivers and streams may respond to


Flood Alert issued on 22 Sep 2019 10:56
River Trent, River Greet, Potwell Dyke, Carr Dyke, Dover Beck, Cocker Beck, Thurgarton Beck, Fairham Brook
Small, flashier rivers and streams may respond to heavy rainfall as a result of localised thunderstorms passing through the area. This message has been issued pre-emptively ahead of localised thunderstorms early this afternoon until this evening. Given the unpredictable nature of thunderstorms, there is low confidence in the locations and impacts of rainfall at this point. Areas most at risk are low lying agricultural land, roads and footpaths close to small rivers and streams. Water levels could rise rapidly and potentially generate deep fast flows. Flooding of properties is not forecast at this point. We are closely monitoring the situation. This message will be updated by 8pm Sunday.


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


Flood Alert issued on 16 Aug 2019 14:49
River Trent, River Greet, Potwell Dyke, Carr Dyke, Dover Beck, Cocker Beck, Thurgarton Beck, Fairham Brook
River levels are forecast to rise at the Lowdham river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland is expected this evening, 16/08/2019. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads around the tributaries of the River Trent in Nottinghamshire, the River Greet, Potwell Dyke, Dover Beck, Cocker Beck, Thurgarton Beck and others. Further rainfall is forecast over the next 6 hours. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses and plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded. This message will be updated tomorrow morning 09:00, 17/08/2019, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 14 Aug 2019 19:12
River Trent, River Greet, Potwell Dyke, Carr Dyke, Dover Beck, Cocker Beck, Thurgarton Beck, Fairham Brook
"River levels are rising at the Lowdham Grange river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland is possible this evening, 14/08/19 and overnight. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads around the tributaries of the River Trent in Nottinghamshire, the River Greet, Potwell Dyke, Dover Beck, Cocker Beck, Thurgarton Beck and others. Further rainfall is forecast over the next 3 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, 15/08/19, or as the situation changes."


Flood Alert issued on 4 Aug 2019 18:57
River Trent, River Greet, Potwell Dyke, Carr Dyke, Dover Beck, Cocker Beck, Thurgarton Beck, Fairham Brook
Small, flashier rivers and streams are beginning to respond to heavy rainfall as a result of localised thunderstorms passing through the area. Thunderstorms are now affecting localised areas on 04/08/2019. Given the unpredictable nature of thunderstorms, there is low confidence in the locations and impacts of rainfall at this point. Thunderstorms are forecast over the next 12 hours. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please avoid contact with flood water. This message will be updated in the morning 05/08/2019 or as the situation changes


Flood Alert issued on 31 Jul 2019 09:27
River Trent, River Greet, Potwell Dyke, Carr Dyke, Dover Beck, Cocker Beck, Thurgarton Beck, Fairham Brook
The risk of thunderstorms remains in the East Midlands throughout this morning 31st July. Given the unpredictable nature of thunderstorms, there is low confidence in the locations and impacts of rainfall at this point. Areas most at risk are low lying agricultural land, roads and footpaths close to small rivers and streams. Water levels could rise rapidly and potentially generate deep, fast flows. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses and plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded. This message will be updated this afternoon, 31/07/2019, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 31 Jul 2019 02:08
River Trent, River Greet, Potwell Dyke, Carr Dyke, Dover Beck, Cocker Beck, Thurgarton Beck, Fairham Brook
The risk of thunderstorms remains in the East Midlands throughout this morning 31th July. Given the unpredictable nature of thunderstorms, there is low confidence in the locations and impacts of rainfall at this point. Areas most at risk are low lying agricultural land, roads and footpaths close to small rivers and streams. Water levels could rise rapidly and potentially generate deep, fast flows. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses and plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded. This message will be updated later this morning, 31/07/2019, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 31 Jul 2019 01:47
River Trent, River Greet, Potwell Dyke, Carr Dyke, Dover Beck, Cocker Beck, Thurgarton Beck, Fairham Brook
The risk of thunderstorms remains in the East Midlands throughout this morning 31th July. Given the unpredictable nature of thunderstorms, there is low confidence in the locations and impacts of rainfall at this point. Areas most at risk are low lying agricultural land, roads and footpaths close to small rivers and streams. Water levels could rise rapidly and potentially generate deep, fast flows. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses and plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded. This message will be updated tomorrow morning, 31/07/2019, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 30 Jul 2019 18:25
River Trent, River Greet, Potwell Dyke, Carr Dyke, Dover Beck, Cocker Beck, Thurgarton Beck, Fairham Brook
This message has been issued pre-emptively in response to thunderstorms forecast in the East Midlands tonight 30th July through until Wednesday 31st July. Given the unpredictable nature of thunderstorms, there is low confidence in the locations and impacts of rainfall at this point. Areas most at risk are low lying agricultural land, roads and footpaths close to small rivers and streams. Water levels could rise rapidly and potentially generate deep, fast flows. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses and plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded. This message will be updated tomorrow morning, 31/07/2019, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 25 Jun 2019 07:58
River Trent, River Greet, Potwell Dyke, Carr Dyke, Dover Beck, Cocker Beck, Thurgarton Beck, Fairham Brook
Small, flashier rivers and streams may respond to widespread heavy frontal rainfall and localised thunderstorms passing through the area. This message has been issued pre-emptively ahead of localised thunderstorms which are due to clear the area by early afternoon today (Tuesday 25th June). Given the unpredictable nature of thunderstorms, there is low confidence in the locations and impacts of rainfall at this point. Areas most at risk are low lying agricultural land, roads and footpaths close to small rivers and streams. Water levels could rise rapidly and potentially generate deep, fast flows. Thunderstorms are forecast over the remainder of the morning, with low confidence over exact timing and locations. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses. This message will be updated as the situation changes.


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


Flood Alert issued on 24 Jun 2019 09:16
River Trent, River Greet, Potwell Dyke, Carr Dyke, Dover Beck, Cocker Beck, Thurgarton Beck, Fairham Brook
This message has been issued pre-emptively as heavy rain showers and thunderstorms are forecast across the East Midlands today (Monday 24th June), overnight and into tomorrow, but there is low confidence in specific locations affected given the unpredictable nature of thunderstorms. Localised significant flooding of low-lying land and roads is possible but not expected from today onwards. Avoid using low-lying footpaths near watercourses and plan driving routes to avoid low-lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded. We are monitoring the situation closely and please remain aware in case further warnings are issued. Further information is available on the GOV.UK website. This message will be updated this evening or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 23 Jun 2019 19:03
River Trent, River Greet, Potwell Dyke, Carr Dyke, Dover Beck, Cocker Beck, Thurgarton Beck, Fairham Brook
This message has been issued pre-emptively as heavy rain showers and thunderstorms are forecast across the East Midlands later tonight (Sunday 23rd June) and into tomorrow, but there is low confidence given the unpredictable nature of thunderstorms. Localised significant flooding of low-lying land and roads is possible but not expected from tonight onwards. Avoid using low-lying footpaths near watercourses and plan driving routes to avoid low-lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded. Our incident response staff are patrolling watercourses and have been out clearing weed screens. Further information is available on the GOV.UK website. This message will be updated tomorrow morning (Monday 24th June) or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 19 Jun 2019 06:54
River Trent, River Greet, Potwell Dyke, Carr Dyke, Dover Beck, Cocker Beck, Thurgarton Beck, Fairham Brook
This flood alert has been issued as a precautionary measure. Heavy rain showers are forecast for this area throughout the day (Wednesday 19th June 2019). There is uncertainty over the amount of rainfall expected and the exact location of these showers. As a result river and surface water flooding may affect roads, property and farmland in these areas. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses, and plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded. Our incident response staff have been clearing weed screens and patrolling watercourses in the area. We are closely monitoring the situation and will issue updates, and further flood alerts and warnings if necessary. You can monitor your local weather conditions and river levels on the GOV.UK website. This message will be updated this afternoon, or sooner if the forecast changes.


Flood Alert issued on 18 Jun 2019 16:10
River Trent, River Greet, Potwell Dyke, Carr Dyke, Dover Beck, Cocker Beck, Thurgarton Beck, Fairham Brook
This flood alert has been issued as a precautionary measure. Heavy rain and thunderstorms are forecast for this area overnight (early hours of Wednesday 19th June 2019). There is uncertainty over the amount of rainfall expected and the exact location of these thunderstorms. As a result river and surface water flooding may affect roads, property and farmland in these areas. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses, and plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded. Our incident response staff are clearing weed screens and patrolling watercourses in the area. We are closely monitoring the situation and will issue updates, and further flood alerts and warnings if necessary. You can monitor your local weather conditions and river levels on the GOV.UK website. This message will be updated tomorrow morning, or sooner if the forecast changes.


Flood Alert issued on 13 Jun 2019 17:55
River Trent, River Greet, Potwell Dyke, Carr Dyke, Dover Beck, Cocker Beck, Thurgarton Beck, Fairham Brook
River levels remain high but are steady at the Lowdham river gauge as a result of persistent heavy rainfall. Further lighter rainfall is forecast into the weekend which may keep watercourses elevated and cause them to raise faster than usual. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads around the tributaries of the River Trent in Nottinghamshire, the River Greet, Potwell Dyke, Dover Beck, Cocker Beck, Thurgarton Beck and others 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 on Friday morning.


Flood Alert issued on 13 Jun 2019 06:30
River Trent, River Greet, Potwell Dyke, Carr Dyke, Dover Beck, Cocker Beck, Thurgarton Beck, Fairham Brook
River levels are falling at the Lowdham river gauge. Further rainfall is forecast over the next 24 hours. Consequently, the risk of flooding remains. Areas which may still be at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads around the tributaries of the River Trent in Nottinghamshire, the River Greet, Potwell Dyke, Dover Beck, Cocker Beck, Thurgarton Beck and others. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are patrolling watercourses. Please plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded. This message will be updated this evening, 13/06/2019, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 12 Jun 2019 17:08
River Trent, River Greet, Potwell Dyke, Carr Dyke, Dover Beck, Cocker Beck, Thurgarton Beck, Fairham Brook
River levels have now fallen below the flood risk threshold at the Lowdham river gauge. Further heavy rainfall is forecast over the next 24 hours. From this rainfall we expect river levels to rise overnight, 12/06/19. Consequently, the risk of flooding remains. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads around the tributaries of the River Trent in Nottinghamshire, the River Greet, Potwell Dyke, Dover Beck, Cocker Beck, Thurgarton Beck and others. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are patrolling watercourses. 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 08:08
River Trent, River Greet, Potwell Dyke, Carr Dyke, Dover Beck, Cocker Beck, Thurgarton Beck, Fairham Brook
River levels have now fallen below the flood risk threshold at the Lowdham river gauge. Further heavy rainfall is forecast over the next 24 hours. From this rainfall we expect river levels to rise this afternoon and evening, 12/06/2019. Consequently, the risk of flooding remains. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads around the tributaries of the River Trent in Nottinghamshire, the River Greet, Potwell Dyke, Dover Beck, Cocker Beck, Thurgarton Beck and others. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are patrolling watercourses. 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, 12/06/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 11 Jun 2019 15:28
River Trent, River Greet, Potwell Dyke, Carr Dyke, Dover Beck, Cocker Beck, Thurgarton Beck, Fairham Brook
River levels remain high but are beginning to fall at the Lowdham 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 around the tributaries of the River Trent in Nottinghamshire, the River Greet, Potwell Dyke, Dover Beck, Cocker Beck, Thurgarton Beck and others. Further heavy rainfall is forecast over the next 48 hours. We expect river levels to rise this evening and overnight into tomorrow, 12/06/2019. 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 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 07:23
River Trent, River Greet, Potwell Dyke, Carr Dyke, Dover Beck, Cocker Beck, Thurgarton Beck, Fairham Brook
River levels are forecast to rise at the Lowdham 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 around the tributaries of the River Trent in Nottinghamshire, the River Greet, Potwell Dyke, Dover Beck, Cocker Beck, Thurgarton Beck and others. Further heavy rainfall is forecast over the next 48 hours. We expect river levels to remain high through the day on 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 7 Jun 2019 15:28
River Trent, River Greet, Potwell Dyke, Carr Dyke, Dover Beck, Cocker Beck, Thurgarton Beck, Fairham Brook
River levels are forecast to rise at the Lowdham river gauge as a result of localised thunderstorms and heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding could occur between 5pm on Friday 7th June and 03:00 on Saturday 8th June, but there is low confidence given the unpredictable nature of thunderstorms. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads around the tributaries of the River Trent in Nottinghamshire, the River Greet, Potwell Dyke, Dover Beck, Cocker Beck, Thurgarton Beck and others. A band of heavy rain, followed by thunderstorms, is expected this evening, 07/06/19, and into tomorrow morning, 08/06/19. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff have cleared weed screens and patrolled watercourses in the area. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses and avoid contact with flood water. This message will be updated tomorrow morning, 08/06/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 27 Jul 2018 16:21
River Trent, River Greet, Potwell Dyke, Carr Dyke, Dover Beck, Cocker Beck, Thurgarton Beck, Fairham Brook
Thunderstorms are forecast to move across the East Midlands this afternoon and continue through into Saturday (28th July). These could cause rivers to rise and result in localised flooding. Flooding of low lying land and roads around tributaries of the River Trent in Nottinghamshire, the River Greet, Potwell Dyke, Dover Beck, Cocker Beck, Thurgarton Beck and others is possible, from this afternoon onwards. We urge residents to prepare, remain vigilant and avoid walking and driving through flood water. We are closely monitoring the situation. We will endeavour to update this message on Saturday morning or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 27 Jul 2018 09:51
River Trent, River Greet, Potwell Dyke, Carr Dyke, Dover Beck, Cocker Beck, Thurgarton Beck, Fairham Brook
Thunderstorms are forecast to move across the East Midlands this morning and continue through into Saturday (28th July). These could cause rivers to rise and result in localised flooding. Flooding of low lying land and roads around tributaries of the River Trent in Nottinghamshire, the River Greet, Potwell Dyke, Dover Beck, Cocker Beck, Thurgarton Beck and others is possible, from this morning onwards. We urge residents to prepare, remain vigilant and avoid walking and driving through flood water. We are closely monitoring the situation. We will endeavour to update this message on Friday afternoon or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 26 Jul 2018 16:00
River Trent, River Greet, Potwell Dyke, Carr Dyke, Dover Beck, Cocker Beck, Thurgarton Beck, Fairham Brook
Thunderstorms are forecast in the East Midlands today (26th July) through till Saturday (28th July) which could cause rivers to rise and result in localised flooding. Flooding of low lying land and roads around tributaries of the River Trent in Nottinghamshire, the River Greet, Potwell Dyke, Dover Beck, Cocker Beck, Thurgarton Beck and others is possible from this afternoon onwards. We urge residents to prepare, remain vigilant and avoid walking and driving through flood water. We are closely monitoring the situation. We will endeavour to update this message on Friday morning or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 2 Jun 2018 17:47
River Trent, River Greet, Potwell Dyke, Carr Dyke, Dover Beck, Cocker Beck, Thurgarton Beck, Fairham Brook
Levels are steady in the River Trent Tributaries in Notts but the risk of isolated thunderstorms will continue throughout Saturday 2nd of June. This has the potential to affect tributaries of the River Trent in Nottinghamshire, the River Greet, Potwell Dyke, Dover Beck, Cocker Beck, Thurgarton Beck and others. We urge residents to prepare, remain vigilant and avoid walking and driving through flood water. We are closely monitoring the situation. We will endeavour to update this message by Sunday morning or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 2 Jun 2018 09:34
River Trent, River Greet, Potwell Dyke, Carr Dyke, Dover Beck, Cocker Beck, Thurgarton Beck, Fairham Brook
Levels on the River Trent Tributaries in Nottinghamshire are rising in response to persistent rainfall which will continue throughout today, Saturday 02 June 2018. As a result, flooding of low lying agricultural land and roads around tributaries of the River Trent in Nottinghamshire, the River Greet, Potwell Dyke, Dover Beck, Cocker Beck, Thurgarton Beck and others is possible starting this morning. We urge residents to prepare, remain vigilant and avoid walking and driving through flood water. We are closely monitoring the situation. We will endeavour to update this message this evening or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 30 May 2018 10:59
River Trent, River Greet, Potwell Dyke, Carr Dyke, Dover Beck, Cocker Beck, Thurgarton Beck, Fairham Brook
Levels on the River Trent Tributaries in Nottinghamshire are rising in response to heavy rainfall which will continue throughout today, 30 May 2018. As a result, flooding of low lying agricultural land and roads around tributaries of the River Trent in Nottinghamshire, the River Greet, Potwell Dyke, Dover Beck, Cocker Beck, Thurgarton Beck and others is possible starting this morning. We urge residents to prepare, remain vigilant and avoid walking and driving through flood water. We are closely monitoring the situation. We will endeavour to update this message this evening or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 10 Apr 2018 09:01
River Trent, River Greet, Potwell Dyke, Carr Dyke, Dover Beck, Cocker Beck, Thurgarton Beck, Fairham Brook
Levels on the River Trent Tributaries in Nottinghamshire are rising in response to heavy rainfall, which will continue throughout this morning. As a result, flooding of low lying agricultural land and roads around tributaries of the River Trent in Nottinghamshire, the River Greet, Potwell Dyke, Dover Beck, Cocker Beck, Thurgarton Beck and others is possible this morning. We urge residents to prepare, remain vigilant and avoid walking and driving through flood water. We are closely monitoring the situation. We will endeavour to update this message by Tuesday evening or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 2 Apr 2018 20:57
River Trent, River Greet, Potwell Dyke, Carr Dyke, Dover Beck, Cocker Beck, Thurgarton Beck, Fairham Brook
Levels on the River Trent Tributaries in Nottinghamshire are high in response to recent heavy rainfall. As a result, flooding of low lying agricultural land and roads around tributaries of the River Trent in Nottinghamshire, the River Greet, Potwell Dyke, Dover Beck, Cocker Beck, Thurgarton Beck and others 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 Tuesday morning or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 2 Apr 2018 08:47
River Trent, River Greet, Potwell Dyke, Carr Dyke, Dover Beck, Cocker Beck, Thurgarton Beck, Fairham Brook
Levels on the River Trent Tributaries in Nottinghamshire are rising in response to rainfall overnight. As a result, flooding of low lying agricultural land and roads around tributaries of the River Trent in Nottinghamshire, the River Greet, Potwell Dyke, Dover Beck, Cocker Beck, Thurgarton Beck and others is possible. River levels will be at their highest around midday today (Monday 02 April). We urge residents to prepare, remain vigilant and avoid walking and driving through flood water. We are closely monitoring the situation. We will endeavour to update this message by Monday evening or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 1 Apr 2018 20:08
River Trent, River Greet, Potwell Dyke, Carr Dyke, Dover Beck, Cocker Beck, Thurgarton Beck, Fairham Brook
Levels on the River Trent Tributaries in Notts are expected to rise in response to heavy rainfall which is expected to start tonight. As a result, flooding of low lying agricultural land and roads around tributaries of the River Trent in Nottinghamshire, the River Greet, Potwell Dyke, Dover Beck, Cocker Beck, Thurgarton Beck and others is possible starting around 8 AM tomorrow. River levels will be at their highest around midday tomorrow, Monday 2nd 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 Monday morning or as the situation changes.