Flood Alert Info - River Meden in Nottinghamshire

Area Description

River Meden in Nottinghamshire.
This is a Flood Alert Area. For this area the highest level of flood notification that you will receive is a Flood Alert. No Flood Warnings or Severe Flood Warnings are issued for this area.
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Flood Alert History

Number of historic Flood Alerts that have previously been recorded for this area:
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Historical Flood Alert Messages for this Area

  • 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 16 Feb 2020 19:38
River Meden
River levels remain high but are beginning to fall at Church Warsop 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 along the River Meden around Warsop, Church Warsop, Meden Vale and Budby. 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 Meden
River levels are forecast to rise at Church Warsop 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 along the River Meden around Warsop, Church Warsop, Meden Vale and Budby.. The heaviest of the rain has fallen, but further showers are forecast throughout the today, Sunday 16/02/2020. We expect river levels to remain high throughout today and tomorrow. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are liaising with emergency services and patrolling watercourses and communities. Please avoid using low-lying footpaths near local watercourses and see the GOV.UK website for a 5 day flood forecast. This message will be updated this afternoon, 16/02/2020, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 15 Feb 2020 17:52
River Meden
River levels are forecast to rise at the Church Warsop river gauge as a result of persistent heavy rainfall associated with Storm Dennis. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland is expected to begin in the early hours of tomorrow morning and continue throughout tomorrow, Sunday 16/02/2020. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads along the River Meden around Warsop, Church Warsop, Meden Vale and Budby. The heaviest of the rain is expected to fall between 21:00 this evening, 15/02/2020, and 06:00 tomorrow morning, 16/02/2020. We expect river levels to rise this evening and remain high throughout tomorrow. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are liaising with emergency services and patrolling watercourses and communities. Please avoid using low-lying footpaths near local watercourses and avoid contact with flood water. This message will be updated tomorrow morning, 16/02/2020, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 9 Feb 2020 16:39
River Meden
River levels are rising at the Church Warsop river gauge as a result of heavy rain. Consequently, the flooding of roads and farmland is possible. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads along the River Meden around Warsop, Church Warsop, Meden Vale and Budby. We expect river levels to remain high until tomorrow morning, 10/02/20. Further rainfall is expected over the next 24 hours. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please plan driving routes to avoid low-lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded and avoid using low-lying footpaths near local watercourses. This message will be updated tomorrow morning, 10/02/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 9 Feb 2020 08:22
River Meden
River levels are forecast to rise at the Church Warsop 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 along the River Meden around Warsop, Church Warsop, Meden Vale and Budby. 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 16:32
River Meden
River levels are currently steady but are forecast to rise at the Church Warsop 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 along the River Meden around Warsop, Church Warsop, Meden Vale and Budby. We expect river levels to remain high until Monday morning, 10/02/20. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are patrolling watercourses in the area. Please plan driving routes to avoid low-lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded and avoid using low-lying footpaths near local watercourses. This message will be updated tomorrow morning, 09/02/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 15 Nov 2019 01:52
River Meden
River levels remain high at the Church Warsop river gauge as a result of persistent heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland is possible. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads along the River Meden around Warsop, Church Warsop, Meden Vale and Budby. Further light rainfall with isolated heavy showers 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 morning, 15/11/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 14 Nov 2019 17:29
River Meden
River levels have risen at the Church Warsop river gauge as a result of persistent heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland is possible from 19:00 today, 14/11/19. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads along the River Meden around Warsop, Church Warsop, Meden Vale and Budby. We expect river levels to remain high until tomorrow morning, 15/11/19. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are patrolling watercourses in the area and liaising with emergency services. Please 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 8 Nov 2019 13:26
River Meden
River levels are high but steady at the Worksop river gauge. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads along the River Meden around Warsop, Church Warsop, Meden Vale and Budby. We expect river levels to remain high until 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 see the GOV.UK website for a 5 day flood forecast. This message will be updated this evening, 08/11/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 7 Nov 2019 19:38
River Meden
River levels are high at the Church Warsop river gauge as a result of persistent heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland is possible this evening, 07/11/19. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads along the River Meden around Warsop, Church Warsop, Meden Vale and Budby. We expect river levels to remain high until tomorrow, 08/11/19. 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, 08/11/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 7 Nov 2019 14:00
River Meden
River levels are rising at the Church Warsop river gauge as a result of persistent heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding of property/roads and farmland is expected/possible between 15:00 and 18:00 today, 07/11/19. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads along the River Meden around Warsop, Church Warsop, Meden Vale and Budby. We expect river levels to remain high until 24:00 on 08/11/19. 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 this evening, 07/11/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 14 Oct 2019 23:39
River Meden
River levels have risen at the Church Warsop river gauge. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads along the River Meden around Warsop, Church Warsop, Meden Vale and Budby. Further rainfall is forecast over the next 24 hours. We expect river levels to begin falling on Tuesday 15/10/2019. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please see the GOV.UK website for a 5 day flood forecast. This message will be updated Tuesday morning.


Flood Alert issued on 14 Oct 2019 17:46
River Meden
River levels are forecast to rise at the Church Warsop river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland is possible from tomorrow morning around 4:00am, 15/10/19. Areas most at risk are low-lying agricultural land and roads along the River Meden around Warsop, Church Warsop, Meden Vale and Budby. We expect river levels to remain high until early tomorrow afternoon , 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 2 Apr 2018 18:48
River Meden
Levels on the River Meden are rising in response to heavy rainfall. As a result, flooding of low lying agricultural land and roads around Warsop, Church Warsop, Meden Vale and Budby 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 Tuesday morning or as the situation changes.