Flood Warning Info - Scapa

Area Description

Scapa.
This is a Flood Warning Area. For this area, you may receive Flood Warnings or Severe Flood Warnings.
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There are no Flood Warnings currently in force for this area. See below for historical flood warnings.

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

  • We have only been collating detailed flood messages since May 2017.
  • Each Flood Warning may have multiple updates. The messages listed below may therefore be greater than the number of alerts detailed in the Flood Warning table above.

Flood Warning issued on 14 Jan 2020 13:23
Scapa
A FLOOD WARNING update has been issued for Scapa. The highest water levels have now passed. High and overtopping waves may still cause hazardous conditions along the shore road at Scapa and around Scapa Pier on Tuesday night and during the day on Wednesday. The shore road has been closed due to conditions and may remain closed. The next two high tides tides will peak on Tuesday night around midnight and Wednesday around 12:15pm. 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 22507


Flood Warning issued on 13 Jan 2020 19:36
Scapa
An updated FLOOD WARNING has been issued for Scapa. A combination of high tides and strong Southerly winds means that high and overtopping waves will cause hazardous conditions along the shore road at Scapa and around Scapa Pier which may make both inaccessible. Low lying properties and roads around Scapa are at risk of flooding. The highest water levels on Tuesday are predicted to be the highest in the last 15 years. Any properties that have been affected by coastal flooding in the past are likely to be at risk on Tuesday. 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 UPDATE 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 22507


Flood Warning issued on 13 Jan 2020 11:04
Scapa
A FLOOD WARNING has been issued for Scapa. A combination of high tides and strong Southerly winds means that high and overtopping waves will cause hazardous conditions along the shore road at Scapa and around Scapa Pier which may make both inaccessible. Low lying properties and roads around Scapa are at risk of flooding. The highest risk will be a few hours either side of the high tide on Tuesday around 11:15am. There may also be a risk of wave overtopping around the high tide on Monday night, around 11:15pm. 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 22507