Flood Warning Info - Sanday

Area Description

Sanday.
This is a Flood Warning Area. For this area, you may receive Flood Warnings or Severe Flood Warnings.
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Flood Warning Currently in Force

Flood Warning issued on 22 Mar 2019 13:53
Sanday
A FLOOD WARNING update has been issued for Sanday. High spring tides accompanied by a small surge mean that there is a risk of coastal flooding in Sanday on Friday 22nd and Saturday 23rd March. Any low lying coastal roads and properties across the island may be affected by flooding, especially those exposed to the prevailing wind direction. The highest risk will be a few hours either side of high tide. High tide is from 10.30 pm on the Friday evening and between 11 am and 1 pm on Saturday. Remain vigilant and remember, it is your responsibility to take actions which help protect yourself and your property. Advice and information is available through Floodline on 0345 9881188. This FLOOD WARNING UPDATE is now in force until further notice. If you havent already signed up to receive free flood messages, please call Floodline or register online at sepa.org.uk/floodingsignup. Your Floodline quick dial number for this area is 22528

Area Covered by this Flood Warning

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Flood Warning History

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


Flood Warning issued on 21 Mar 2019 15:18
Sanday
A FLOOD WARNING has been issued for Sanday. High spring tides accompanied by a small surge mean that there is a risk of coastal flooding in Sanday on Friday 22nd March. Any low lying coastal roads and properties across the island may be affected by flooding, especially those exposed to the prevailing wind direction. The highest risk will be a few hours either side of high tide. High tide is between 10 am and 12 noon on Friday morning and from 10.30 pm in the evening. Remain vigilant and remember, it is your responsibility to take actions which help protect yourself and your property. Advice and information is also available through Floodline on 0345 9881188. This FLOOD WARNING is now in force until further notice and was sent by phone and sms free of charge to registered customers of our Floodline direct warning service. If you havent already signed up to receive free flood messages, please call Floodline or register online at sepa.org.uk/floodingsignup. Your Floodline quick dial number for this area is 22528


Flood Warning issued on 19 Feb 2019 14:36
Sanday
A FLOOD WARNING has been issued for Sanday. A combination of high tides and strong southerly winds means that there is a risk of coastal flooding in Sanday. Any low lying coastal roads and properties across the island exposed to the prevailing wind will be subject to significant wave spray impacts. If large and overtopping waves are expected this would lead to hazardous unpredictable conditions. Southerly winds and waves are likely to impact Kettlotoft, Silverhall and Cata Sands. The highest risk will be a few hours either side of high tide on Wednesday 20th February at 11.00 GMT. Remain vigilant and remember, it is your responsibility to take actions which help protect yourself and your property. Advice and information is also available through Floodline on 0345 9881188. This FLOOD WARNING is now in force until further notice and was sent by phone and sms free of charge to registered customers of our Floodline direct warning service. If you havent already signed up to receive free flood messages, please call Floodline or register online at sepa.org.uk/floodingsignup. Your Floodline quick dial number for this area is 22528