Flood Alert Info - Upper River Great Ouse in Northamptonshire, Oxfordshire and Buckinghamshire

Area Description

Upper River Great Ouse from Brackley to Haversham including the Padbury Brook.
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 2 Mar 2020 08:21
River Great Ouse
River levels are falling, at the Brackley river gauge, 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. This message will be updated this afternoon, 02/03/2020, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 1 Mar 2020 16:11
River Great Ouse
River levels remain high but are falling at the Brackley river gauge. We are closely monitoring the situation. Further rain is forecast over the next 24 hours. 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, 02/03/2020, or as the situation changes..


Flood Alert issued on 1 Mar 2020 08:09
River Great Ouse
River levels remain high but are falling at the Brackley river gauge. We are closely monitoring the situation. Further rain is forecast over the next 24 hours. 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, 01/03/2020, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 29 Feb 2020 16:27
River Great Ouse
River levels remain high at the Brackley river gauge as a result of persistent rainfall. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland is possible. We expect flooding to affect River Great Ouse from Brackley to Haversham, including Padbury Brook. 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, 01/03/2020, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 29 Feb 2020 08:23
River Great Ouse
River levels remain high at the Brackley river gauge as a result of persistent rainfall. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland is possible. We expect flooding to affect River Great Ouse from Brackley to Haversham, including Padbury Brook. 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 afternoon, 29/02/2020, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 28 Feb 2020 21:26
River Great Ouse
River levels have risen at the Brackley river gauge as a result of persistent rainfall. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland is possible. We expect flooding to affect River Great Ouse from Brackley to Haversham, including Padbury Brook 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, 29/02/2020, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 19 Feb 2020 11:17
River Great Ouse
River levels at the Brackley river gauge are falling but remain high downstream. Consequently the risk of flooding remains to low lying land and roads. We expect flooding to affect the River Great Ouse from Brackley to Haversham, including Padbury Brook. No more significant rainfall is expected. 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, 19/02/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 18 Feb 2020 16:08
River Great Ouse
River levels at the Brackley river gauge are falling but remain high downstream. Consequently the risk of flooding remains to low lying land and roads. We expect flooding to affect River Great Ouse from Brackley to Haversham, including Padbury Brook. No more significant rainfall is expected. 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, 19/02/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 18 Feb 2020 07:46
River Great Ouse
River levels at the Brackley river gauge are falling but remain high downstream. Consequently the risk of flooding remains to low lying land and roads. We expect flooding to affect River Great Ouse from Brackley to Haversham, including Padbury Brook. No more significant rainfall is expected. 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, 18/02/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 17 Feb 2020 16:19
River Great Ouse
River levels at the Brackley river gauge are falling but remain high downstream. Consequently the risk of flooding remains to low lying land and roads. We expect flooding to affect River Great Ouse from Brackley to Haversham, including Padbury Brook. No more significant rainfall is expected. 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, 18/02/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 17 Feb 2020 07:18
River Great Ouse
River levels at the Brackley river gauge are falling but remain high downstream. Consequently the risk of flooding remains to low lying land and roads. We expect flooding to affect River Great Ouse from Brackley to Haversham, including Padbury Brook. No more significant rainfall is expected. 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, 17/02/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 16 Feb 2020 17:54
River Great Ouse
River levels at the Brackley river gauge remain high as a result of the recent rainfall. Consequently the risk of flooding remains to low lying land and roads. We expect flooding to affect River Great Ouse from Brackley to Haversham, including Padbury Brook. No more significant rainfall is expected. 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, 17/02/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 16 Feb 2020 07:09
River Great Ouse
River levels are rising at the Brackley river gauge as a result of the recent rainfall. Storm Dennis is predicted to bring more rain today. Consequently the risk of flooding remains to low lying land and roads. We expect flooding to affect River Great Ouse from Brackley to Haversham, including Padbury Brook. 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, 16/02/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 15 Feb 2020 17:39
River Great Ouse
River levels are rising at the Brackley river gauge as a result of the recent rainfall. Storm Dennis is predicted to bring more rain today and into tomorrow. Consequently there is a risk of flooding to low lying land and roads. We expect flooding to affect River Great Ouse from Brackley to Haversham, including Padbury Brook. 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, 16/02/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 14 Feb 2020 18:25
River Great Ouse
River levels are falling at the Brackley river gauge but will continue to remain high downstream. Storm Dennis is predicted to bring more rain tonight and over the weekend. Consequently there is still a risk of flooding. We expect flooding to affect River Great Ouse from Brackley to Haversham, including Padbury Brook. 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, 15/02/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 14 Feb 2020 09:40
River Great Ouse
River levels are now falling at the Brackley river gauge but will continue to remain high downstream. Storm Dennis is predicted to bring more rain later today. Consequently there is still a risk of flooding. We expect flooding to affect River Great Ouse from Brackley to Haversham, including Padbury Brook. We are closely monitoring the situation and our incident response staff are checking defences. 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, 14/02/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 13 Feb 2020 13:36
River Great Ouse
River levels are rising at the Brackley river gauge as a result of persistent overnight heavy rainfall. Consequently, there is a risk of flooding. We expect flooding to affect River Great Ouse from Brackley to Haversham, including Padbury Brook. No further rainfall is forecast over the next 48 hours. However, we expect river levels to remain high. We are closely monitoring the situation and our incident response staff are checking defences. 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 afternoon, 13/02/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 18 Jan 2020 17:03
River Great Ouse
River levels have fallen at the Brackley river gauge however remain high downstream towards Newport Pagnell. The risk of flooding to low lying land and roads remains. We expect flooding to affect the River Great Ouse from Brackley to Haversham, including Padbury Brook. No further rainfall is forecast. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please avoid using low lying roads and footpaths near local watercourses. This message will be updated tomorrow morning, 19/01/2020, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 18 Jan 2020 09:13
River Great Ouse
River levels have fallen at the Brackley river gauge however remain high downstream towards Newport Pagnell. The risk of flooding to low lying land and roads remains. We expect flooding to affect the River Great Ouse from Brackley to Haversham, including Padbury Brook. No further rainfall is forecast. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please avoid using low lying roads and footpaths near local watercourses. This message will be updated this afternoon, 18/01/2020, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 17 Jan 2020 16:17
River Great Ouse
River levels have fallen at the Brackley river gauge however remain high downstream towards Newport Pagnell. The risk of flooding to low lying land and roads remains. We expect flooding to affect the River Great Ouse from Brackley to Haversham, including Padbury Brook. No significant rainfall is forecast. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please avoid using low lying roads and footpaths near local watercourses. This message will be updated tomorrow morning, 18/01/2020, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 17 Jan 2020 07:15
River Great Ouse
River levels have fallen at the Brackley river gauge however remain high downstream towards Newport Pagnell. The risk of flooding to low lying land and roads remains. We expect flooding to affect the River Great Ouse from Brackley to Haversham, including Padbury Brook. No significant rainfall is forecast. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please avoid using low lying roads and footpaths near local watercourses. This message will be updated this afternoon, 17/01/2020, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 16 Jan 2020 16:30
River Great Ouse
River levels have risen at the Brackley river gauge as a result of persistent heavy rainfall. We expect flooding to affect River Great Ouse from Brackley to Haversham, including Padbury Brook. Further heavy rainfall is forecast over the next 12 hours. We expect river levels to rise as a result of this further rainfall. 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,17/01/2020, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 16 Jan 2020 08:22
River Great Ouse
River levels have fallen at the Brackley river gauge however remain high downstream towards Newport Pagnell. The risk of flooding to low lying land and roads remains. We expect flooding to affect the River Great Ouse from Brackley to Haversham, including Padbury Brook. Further rainfall is forecast over the next 24 hours. We expect river levels to remain high downstream for the next couple of days. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please avoid using low lying roads and footpaths near local watercourses. This message will be updated this afternoon, 16/01/2020, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 15 Jan 2020 16:30
River Great Ouse
River levels have risen at the Brackley river gauge as a result of persistent heavy rainfall. Consequently, the risk of flooding to low lying land and roads remains. We expect flooding to affect the River Great Ouse from Brackley to Haversham, including Padbury Brook. Further light rainfall is forecast over the next 48 hours. We expect river levels to remain high for the next couple of days. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please avoid using low lying roads and footpaths near local watercourses. This message will be updated tomorrow morning, 16/01/2020, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 15 Jan 2020 08:12
River Great Ouse
Flooding is possible along the River Great Ouse from Brackley to Haversham, including Padbury Brook. Property flooding is not expected. River levels at the Brackley river gauge have risen as a result of the rainfall during the night. The forecast is light rainfall during today, Wednesday 15 January 2020. 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 by 16:00 on the Wednesday 15 January 2020, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 14 Jan 2020 20:30
River Great Ouse
Flooding is possible along the River Great Ouse from Brackley to Haversham, including Padbury Brook. Property flooding is not expected. River levels at the Brackley river gauge are rising as a result of this evening’s rainfall. We expect river levels to rise overnight with the forecast of further 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 by 9:00 on the Wednesday 14 January 2020, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 25 Dec 2019 08:28
River Great Ouse
River levels remain high. As a result flooding is possible. This message relates to the River Great Ouse from Brackley to Haversham, including Padbury Brook. More rainfall is forecast on Thursday 26 December, which could cause levels to rise further. Our incident response staff are 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 Wednesday 25 December, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 24 Dec 2019 20:11
River Great Ouse
River levels remain high. As a result flooding is possible. This message relates to the River Great Ouse from Brackley to Haversham, including Padbury Brook. More rainfall is forecast on 26 December, which could cause levels to rise further. Our incident response staff are 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 Wednesday 25 December, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 24 Dec 2019 09:46
River Great Ouse
River levels remain high. As a result flooding is possible. This message relates to the River Great Ouse from Brackley to Haversham, including Padbury Brook. More rainfall is forecast on 26 December, which could cause levels to rise further. Our incident response staff are 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 Tuesday 24 December, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 23 Dec 2019 17:04
River Great Ouse
River levels are high but continue to fall at the Brackley river gauge. Consequently, flooding remains possible. Flooding could affect the River Great Ouse from Brackley to Haversham, including the Padbury Brook. Further rainfall is forecast over the next 24 hours and our incident response staff are 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, Tuesday 24 December, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 23 Dec 2019 09:21
River Great Ouse
River levels are high and falling at the Newport Pagnell river gauge as a result of recent heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding remains possible. This message relates to the River Great Ouse from Brackley to Haversham, including Padbury Brook. Further rainfall is forecast over the next 24 hours. Our incident response staff are 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, Monday 23 December, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 22 Dec 2019 16:30
River Great Ouse
River levels are high but falling at the Brackley river gauge as a result of recent heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding remains possible. This message relates to the River Great Ouse from Brackley to Haversham, including Padbury Brook. Further rainfall is forecast over the next 24 hours. Our incident response staff are 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, Monday 23 December, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 22 Dec 2019 08:58
River Great Ouse
River levels are high but falling at the Brackley river gauge as a result of recent rainfall. While levels remain high the risk of flooding remains. This message relates to the River Great Ouse from Brackley to Haversham, including Padbury Brook. Further light rainfall is forecast over the next 24 hours. Our incident response staff are 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, Sunday 22 December, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 21 Dec 2019 20:46
River Great Ouse
River levels are high but falling at the Brackley river gauge as a result of recent heavy rainfall. While levels are high the risk of flooding remains. This message relates to the River Great Ouse from Brackley to Haversham, including Padbury Brook. Further rainfall is forecast over the next 24 hours. Our incident response staff are 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, Sunday 22 December, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 21 Dec 2019 11:31
River Great Ouse
River levels are high but falling at the Brackley river gauge as a result of recent heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding remains possible. This message relates to the River Great Ouse from Brackley to Haversham, including Padbury Brook. Further light rainfall is forecast over the next 24 hours. Our incident response staff are 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, Saturday 21 December, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 20 Dec 2019 18:43
River Great Ouse
River levels remain high at the Brackley river gauge following rainfall overnight, and most of today. We expect levels to remain high as a result of the rainfall this morning and into the afternoon. Consequently, the risk of flooding remains. This message relates to the River Great Ouse from Brackley to Haversham, including Padbury Brook. Our incident response staff are 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 Saturday 21 December, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 20 Dec 2019 11:25
River Great Ouse
River levels remain high at the Brackley river gauge following rainfall overnight. We expect levels to remain high as a result of the rainfall this morning and into the afternoon. Consequently, the risk of flooding remains. This message relates to the River Great Ouse from Brackley to Haversham, including Padbury Brook. Our incident response staff are monitoring the situation. Please avoid contact with flood water. This message will be updated Friday evening 20 December, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 19 Dec 2019 16:17
River Great Ouse
River levels are rising at the Brackley river gauge following rainfall this afternoon. We expect levels to continue to rise as a result of the forecast rainfall throughout this evening and into Friday. Consequently, the risk of flooding remains. This message relates to the River Great Ouse from Brackley to Haversham, including Padbury Brook. Our incident response staff are monitoring the situation. Please avoid contact with flood water. This message will be updated Friday morning 20 December, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 19 Dec 2019 08:35
River Great Ouse
River levels have fallen at the Brackley river gauge, but are expected to rise again following further rainfall Thursday afternoon and throughout Friday. Consequently, the risk of flooding remains. This message relates to the River Great Ouse from Brackley to Haversham, including Padbury Brook. Our incident response staff are monitoring the situation. Please avoid contact with flood water. This message will be updated Thursday afternoon 19th December, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 18 Dec 2019 17:36
River Great Ouse
River levels remain high and are slowly dropping at the Brackley river gauge. Consequently, the risk of flooding remains. This message relates to the River Great Ouse from Brackley to Haversham, including Padbury Brook. Further heavy rainfall is forecast over Wednesday night into Thursday morning. Our incident response staff are monitoring the situation. Please avoid contact with flood water. This message will be updated Thursday morning 19 December, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 18 Dec 2019 08:07
River Great Ouse
River levels are high but steady at the Brackley river gauge. Consequently, the risk of flooding remains. This message relates to the River Great Ouse from Brackley to Haversham, including Padbury Brook. Further heavy rainfall is forecast over the next 48 hours. Our incident response staff are monitoring the situation. Please avoid contact with flood water. This message will be updated this afternoon, 18/12/2019, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 17 Dec 2019 19:28
River Great Ouse
River levels are high but steady at the Brackley river gauge. Consequently, the risk of flooding remains. This message relates to the River Great Ouse from Brackley to Haversham, including Padbury Brook. Further rainfall is forecast over the next 48 hours. Our incident response staff are monitoring the situation. Please avoid contact with flood water. This message will be updated tomorrow morning, 18/12/2019, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 17 Dec 2019 07:59
River Great Ouse
River levels are high but steady at the Brackley river gauge. Consequently, the risk of flooding remains. This message relates to the River Great Ouse from Brackley to Haversham, including Padbury Brook. Further rain is forecast over the next 48 hours. Our incident response staff are monitoring the situation. Please avoid contact with flood water. This message will be updated this evening 17/12/2019, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 16 Dec 2019 20:13
River Great Ouse
River levels are high but steady at the Brackley river gauge. Consequently, the risk of flooding remains. We expect flooding to affect the River Great Ouse from Brackley to Haversham, including Padbury Brook. Further rain is forecast over the next 48 hours. Our incident response staff are monitoring the situation. Please avoid contact with flood water. This message will be updated tomorrow morning 17/12/2019, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 16 Dec 2019 08:26
River Great Ouse
River levels are high but steady at the Brackley river gauge. Consequently, the risk of flooding remains. We expect flooding to affect the River Great Ouse from Brackley to Haversham, including Padbury Brook. Further rain is forecast over the next 48 hours. Our incident response staff are monitoring the situation. Please avoid contact with flood water. This message will be updated this afternoon 16/12/2019, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 15 Dec 2019 19:35
River Great Ouse
River levels are high but steady at the Brackley river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Consequently, the risk of flooding remains. This message relates to the River Great Ouse from Brackley to Haversham, including Padbury Brook. Further showers are forecast over the next 24 hours. Our incident response staff are monitoring the situation. Please avoid contact with flood water. This message will be updated tomorrow morning, 16/12/2019, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 15 Dec 2019 08:44
River Great Ouse
River levels are still elevated but are steady at the Brackley river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Consequently, the risk of flooding remains. This update relates to the River Great Ouse from Brackley to Haversham, including Padbury Brook. Further showers are forecast over the next 24 hours. Our incident response staff are monitoring the situation. Please avoid contact with flood water. This message will be updated this afternoon, 15/12/2019, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 14 Dec 2019 19:12
River Great Ouse
River levels are steadily falling at the Brackley river gauge. Consequently, the risk of flooding is decreasing. This update relates to the River Great Ouse from Brackley to Haversham, including Padbury Brook. Further rainfall is forecast over the next 24 hours. Our incident response staff are monitoring the situation. Please avoid contact with flood water. This message will be updated tomorrow morning, 15/12/2019, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 14 Dec 2019 09:49
River Great Ouse
River levels remain high but are falling at the Brackley river gauge. Consequently, the risk of flooding is decreasing. This update relates to the River Great Ouse from Brackley to Haversham, including Padbury Brook. Further rainfall is forecast over the next 48 hours. Our incident response staff are monitoring the situation. Please avoid contact with flood water. This message will be updated this evening, 14/12/2019, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 13 Dec 2019 18:03
River Great Ouse
River levels are high but steady at the Brackley river gauge as a result of persistent heavy rainfall. Consequently, the risk of flooding remains. We expect flooding to affect the River Great Ouse from Brackley to Haversham, including Padbury Brook. Further rainfall is forecast over the next 48 hours. Our incident response staff are continuing to monitor the situation. Please avoid contact with flood water. This message will be updated tomorrow morning, 14/12/2019, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 13 Dec 2019 11:13
River Great Ouse
River levels are continuing to rise steadily at the Brackley river gauge as a result of persistent heavy rainfall. Consequently, the risk of flooding is increasing. We expect flooding to affect River Great Ouse from Brackley to Haversham, including Padbury Brook. Further light rainfall is forecast over the next 24 hours. Our incident response staff are continuing to monitor the situation. Please avoid contact with flood water. This message will be updated this evening, 13/12/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 12 Dec 2019 21:47
River Great Ouse
River levels are rising at the Brackley river gauge as a result of persistent heavy rainfall. Consequently, the risk of flooding is increasing. We expect flooding to affect River Great Ouse from Brackley to Haversham, including Padbury Brook. Further light rainfall is forecast over the next 24 hours. We expect river levels to remain high over the next 24 hours. Our incident response staff are monitoring the situation. Please avoid contact with flood water. This message will be updated tomorrow morning, 13/12/2019, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 18 Nov 2019 08:09
River Great Ouse
River levels remain high but are falling at the Brackley river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall last week. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland is possible today. We expect flooding to affect the River Great Ouse from Brackley to Haversham, including Padbury Brook. No further rainfall is forecast. We expect river levels to remain high 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 afternoon, 18/11/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 17 Nov 2019 16:09
River Great Ouse
River levels remain high but are beginning to fall at the Brackley river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall over the last few days. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland is expected. We expect flooding to affect thw River Great Ouse from Brackley to Haversham, including Padbury Brook. Further light rainfall is forecast over the next 24 hours. We expect river levels to remain high for a 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 tomorrow morning, 18/11/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 17 Nov 2019 08:06
River Great Ouse
River levels remain high but are beginning to fall at the Brackley river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland is possible today. We expect flooding to affect the River Great Ouse from Brackley to Haversham, including Padbury Brook. Further light rainfall is forecast over the next 24 hours. We expect river levels to remain high. 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, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 16 Nov 2019 16:12
River Great Ouse
River levels have risen as a result of heavy rainfall. Consequently, the risk of flooding remains. We expect flooding to affect the River Great Ouse from Brackley to Haversham, including Padbury Brook. No further rainfall is forecast. 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, 17/11/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 16 Nov 2019 08:22
River Great Ouse
River levels have risen as a result of heavy rainfall. Consequently, the risk of flooding remains. We expect flooding to affect the River Great Ouse from Brackley to Haversham, including Padbury Brook. No further rainfall is forecast. 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 afternoon, 16/11/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 15 Nov 2019 15:20
River Great Ouse
River levels remain high but are falling at the Brackley river gauge as a result of persistent heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland is expected today, 15/11/2019. We expect flooding to affect River Great Ouse from Brackley to Haversham, including Padbury Brook. No further rainfall is forecast today. We expect river levels to remain high 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 tomorrow morning, 16/11/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 15 Nov 2019 07:59
River Great Ouse
River levels remain high but are beginning to fall at the Brackley river gauge as a result of persistent heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland is expected today, 15/11/2019. We expect flooding to affect River Great Ouse from Brackley to Haversham, including Padbury Brook Further light rainfall is forecast over the next 12 hours. We expect river levels to remain high 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 this afternoon, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 14 Nov 2019 18:03
River Great Ouse


Flood Alert issued on 14 Nov 2019 14:32
River Great Ouse
River levels are rising at the Brackley river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland is expected today, 14/11/19. We expect flooding to affect River Great Ouse from Brackley to Haversham, including Padbury Brook. There is currently a road closure at Little Linford Lane, Newport Pagnell due to high river levels. No further rainfall is forecast for today, 14/11/19. However, we expect river levels to continue rising this afternoon. 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, 14/11/2019, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 14 Nov 2019 08:09
River Great Ouse
River levels are rising at the Brackley river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland is expected today, 14/11/19. We expect flooding to affect the River Great Ouse from Brackley to Haversham, including Padbury Brook Further rainfall is forecast over the next 10 hours. We expect river levels to continue rising. 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, 14/11/2019, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 12 Nov 2019 10:30
River Great Ouse
River levels have fallen at the Brackley river gauge however they are still rising downstream of Brackley. There is potential for showers throughout today, 12/11/2019. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland is possible tomorrow. We expect flooding to affect River Great Ouse from Brackley to Haversham, including Padbury Brook. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses. This message will be updated this evening, 12/11/2019, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 11 Nov 2019 18:52
River Great Ouse
River levels have fallen at the Brackley river gauge however they are still rising downstream of Brackley. There is potential for showers throughout tomorrow, 12/11/2019. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland is possible tomorrow. We expect flooding to affect River Great Ouse from Brackley to Haversham, including Padbury Brook. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses. This message will be updated tomorrow morning, 12/11/2019, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 11 Nov 2019 09:40
River Great Ouse
River levels remain high at the Brackley river gauge. There is potential for further showers throughout the morning, 11/11/2019. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland is possible today, 11/11/2019. We expect flooding to affect River Great Ouse from Brackley to Haversham, including Padbury Brook We are closely monitoring the situation. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses. This message will be updated this evening, 11/11/2019, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 10 Nov 2019 19:16
River Great Ouse
River levels remain high at the Brackley river gauge. Further rainfall is expected overnight and into tomorrow, 11/11/2019. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland is possible tomorrow, 11/11/2019. We expect flooding to affect River Great Ouse from Brackley to Haversham, including Padbury Brook We are closely monitoring the situation. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses. This message will be updated tomorrow morning, 11/11/2019, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 10 Nov 2019 07:21
River Great Ouse
River levels have risen at the Brackley river gauge as a result of persistent rainfall. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland is possible this morning, 10/11/2019. We expect flooding to affect River Great Ouse from Brackley to Haversham, including Padbury Brook No further rainfall is forecast for the next 12 hours. We expect river levels to remain high over the course of today. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses. This message will be updated this afternoon, 10/11/2019, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 8 Nov 2019 18:49
River Great Ouse
River levels are dropping at the Brackley river gauge but will remain high downstream. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland is possible today, 08/11/2019. We expect flooding to affect River Great Ouse from Brackley to Haversham, including Padbury Brook. There is potential for further rainfall tomorrow, 09/11/2019. 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, 09/11/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 8 Nov 2019 09:42
River Great Ouse
River levels are dropping at the Brackley river gauge but will remain high downstream. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland is possible today, 08/11/2019. We expect flooding to affect River Great Ouse from Brackley to Haversham, including Padbury Brook. Limited rainfall is forecast. 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, 08/11/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 7 Nov 2019 19:21
River Great Ouse
River levels remain high at the Brackley river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland is possible between 12:30 today, 07/11/19 and 09:00 tomorrow, 08/11/19. We expect flooding to affect River Great Ouse from Brackley to Haversham, including Padbury Brook. No further rainfall is forecast. 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, 08/11/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 7 Nov 2019 13:02
River Great Ouse
River levels are rising at the Brackley river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding of property/roads and farmland is expected/possible between 12:30 and 23:00 today, 07/11/19. We expect flooding to affect River Great Ouse from Brackley to Haversham, including Padbury Brook. No further rainfall is forecast. We expect river levels to remain high until 09:00 on 08/11/19. 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 this afternoon, 07/11/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 15 Oct 2019 09:15
River Great Ouse
River levels remain high at the Brackley river gauge as a result of persistent heavy rainfall. We expect flooding to affect River Great Ouse from Brackley to Haversham, including Padbury Brook. No further rainfall is forecast. River levels have peaked and will remain steady, with no further rise forecasted. Our incident response staff 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, 15/10/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 15 Oct 2019 08:35
River Great Ouse
River levels remain high at the Cappenham river gauge as a result of persistent rainfall in the catchment. Consequently, the risk of flooding remains. We expect flooding to affect River Tove from Towcester to Cosgrove, including Silverstone Brook. No further rainfall is forecast today. River levels remain high, but are beginning to fall. Our incident response staff 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 14 Oct 2019 17:13
River Great Ouse
River levels remain high at the Brackley river gauge as a result of persistent rainfall in the catchment. Consequently, the risk of flooding remains. We expect flooding to affect River Great Ouse from Brackley to Haversham, including Padbury Brook. Further rainfall is forecast over the next 6 hours. We expect river levels to be steady, but may rise again following the further rainfall forecast later afternoon and into this evening. Our incident response staff 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, 15/10/2019, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 14 Oct 2019 10:05
River Great Ouse
River levels remain high at the Brackley river gauge as a result of persistent rainfall. Consequently, the risk of flooding remains. We expect flooding to affect River Great Ouse from Brackley to Haversham, including Padbury Brook. Further rainfall is forecast over the next 12 hours. We expect river levels to begin falling, but may rise again following the further rainfall forecast later afternoon. Our incident response staff 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, 14/10/2019, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 13 Oct 2019 15:31
River Great Ouse
River levels are rising as a result of persistent rainfall across the catchment. We expect flooding to affect River Great Ouse from Brackley to Haversham, including Padbury Brook Further rainfall is forecast tomorrow, with some heavy showers possible in the afternoon. We expect river levels to peak late this afternoon. Levels may rise again following the forecast rain tomorrow. Our incident response staff 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 14 Jun 2019 10:04
River Great Ouse
River levels are beginning to fall at the Brackley river gauge. Consequently, the risk of flooding is reducing. Further light rainfall is forecast 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 this afternoon, 14/06/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 13 Jun 2019 17:59
River Great Ouse
River levels are rising at the Brackley river gauge as a result of persistent heavy rainfall. We expect flooding to affect Upper River Great Ouse from Brackley to Haversham including the Padbury Brook. Further light rainfall is forecast over the next 12 hours. We expect river levels to rise into the evening on 13/06/19. 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, 14/06/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 3 Apr 2018 15:45
River Great Ouse
This message has been issued due to the heavy rain experienced over the last few days. The Upper Great Ouse is currently falling. The forecast is dry for today with scattered showers on Wednesday. The catchment is now saturated so we expect river levels to rise steadily in response to any further rainfall. Locations most at risk are the Upper Great Ouse. The Environment Agency are monitoring river levels and have staff in the field checking for and clearing blockages. Please take care on riverside roads and footpaths. Do not walk or drive through flood water. Take care near the areas of concern and monitor your local weather conditions.


Flood Alert issued on 3 Apr 2018 11:08
River Great Ouse
This message has been issued due to the heavy rain experienced over the last few days. River levels on the Upper Great Ouse are currently falling. The forecast is dry for today with scattered showers on Wednesday. The catchment is now saturated so we expect river levels to rise steadily in response to any further rainfall. Locations most at risk are Upper River Great Ouse from Brackley to Haversham including the Padbury Brook. The Environment Agency are monitoring river levels and have staff in the field checking for and clearing blockages. Please take care on riverside roads and footpaths. Do not walk or drive through flood water. Take care near the areas of concern and monitor your local weather conditions.


Flood Alert issued on 2 Apr 2018 17:22
River Great Ouse
This message has been issued due to the heavy rain experienced over the last 24 hours. This means that the ground is saturated and responsive to further rainfall in this area. The forecast is for light rain over the next 24 hours. We are expecting to see standing water in floodplain areas. Riverside footpaths may also be flooded. Locations most at risk are Upper River Great Ouse from Brackley to Haversham including the Padbury Brook. The Environment Agency are monitoring river levels and have staff in the field checking for and clearing blockages. Take care near the areas of concern and monitor your local weather conditions. Take care on riverside roads and footpaths. Do not walk or drive through flood water.


Flood Alert issued on 2 Apr 2018 11:51
River Great Ouse
This message has been issued due to the heavy rain experienced over the last 12 hours in upper Great Ouse catchment. The River Great Ouse in Northants, Oxfordshire and Bucks is currently rising. The forecast is for further light rain this afternoon. We are expecting river levels to rise steadily in response to the rainfall. Locations most at risk are Upper River Great Ouse from Brackley to Haversham including the Padbury Brook. The Environment Agency are monitoring river levels and have staff in the field checking for and clearing blockages. Take care on riverside roads and footpaths. Do not walk or drive through flood water. Take care near the areas of concern and monitor your local weather conditions.


Flood Alert issued on 31 Mar 2018 08:21
River Great Ouse
This message has been issued due to the heavy rain experienced over the last 24 hours in the upper Great Ouse catchment. This means that the ground is saturated and responsive to further rainfall in this area. The forecast is for further light rain today and over the next 24 hours. We are expecting river levels to rise steadily in response to the rainfall. Locations most at risk are Upper River Great Ouse from Brackley to Haversham including the Padbury Brook. The Environment Agency are monitoring river levels and have staff in the field checking for and clearing blockages. Remain vigilant as further rainfall may lead to further heightened river levels/flood risk. Take care on riverside roads and footpaths. Take care near the areas of concern and monitor your local weather conditions.


Flood Alert issued on 13 Mar 2018 08:19
River Great Ouse
River levels in the River Ouse and nearby channels remain high in response to recent heavy rainfall. The forecast does not show any significant rainfall over the next 24 hours. River levels are expected to slowly drop throughout Tuesday. The Environment Agency is monitoring river levels and forecasts and will update this message as the situation changes. Locations most at risk are Upper River Great Ouse from Brackley to Haversham including the Padbury Brook. Take care near the areas of concern and monitor your local weather conditions.


Flood Alert issued on 12 Mar 2018 17:21
River Great Ouse
River levels in the River Ouse and nearby channels remain high in response to recent heavy rainfall. The forecast is for some further rain throughout Monday afternoon and evening. Levels are likely to remain high and potentially rise further in this area. The Environment Agency is monitoring river levels and forecasts and will update this message as the situation changes. Locations most at risk are Upper River Great Ouse from Brackley to Haversham including the Padbury Brook. Take care near the areas of concern and monitor your local weather conditions.


Flood Alert issued on 12 Mar 2018 07:09
River Great Ouse
This message has been issued due to the rainfall overnight from Sunday into Monday. This has meant that the River Ouse and nearby channels have risen in response. The forecast is for some further rain over the next 24 hours, although exact locations of this rainfall are unknown. Levels could rise again in this area and the Environment Agency is monitoring river levels and forecasts and will update this message as the situation changes. Locations most at risk are Upper River Great Ouse from Brackley to Haversham including the Padbury Brook. Take care near the areas of concern and monitor your local weather conditions.


Flood Alert issued on 10 Mar 2018 19:45
River Great Ouse
River levels remain high in response to Friday night’s rainfall. There is the potential for further rain on Sunday morning and levels may rise in response but at this time property flooding is not expected. Locations most at risk are Upper River Great Ouse from Brackley to Haversham including the Padbury Brook. The Environment Agency are monitoring water levels and the forecast and will update this message as necessary.


Flood Alert issued on 10 Mar 2018 15:17
River Great Ouse
This message has been issued due to rainfall overnight Friday and into this morning causing river levels in the area to respond. The forecast is for some possible light rain during the day today, and levels may rise in response but at this time property flooding is not expected. Locations most at risk are Upper River Great Ouse from Brackley to Haversham including the Padbury Brook. The Environment Agency are monitoring water levels and the forecast and will update this message as necessary.


Flood Alert issued on 7 Mar 2018 16:23
River Great Ouse
This message has been issued due to the persistent, heavy showers currently affecting the area. This means that the ground is saturated and responsive to further rainfall in this area. The forecast is for further rainfall tonight and over the next few days. We are expecting river levels to react to further rainfall. Locations most at risk are Upper River Great Ouse from Brackley to Haversham including the Padbury Brook. The Environment Agency are monitoring river levels and have staff in the field checking for and clearing blockages. Remain vigilant as further rainfall may lead to further heightened river levels/flood risk. Take care on riverside roads and footpaths and do not walk or drive through flood water.


Flood Alert issued on 7 Mar 2018 09:23
River Great Ouse
This message has been issued due to the rain and snow melt at the beginning of the week in Buckinghamshire, Bedfordshire and Northamptonshire. The forecast is for further isolated showers over the next few days. We are expecting river levels to remain high in response to the combination of rainfall and snow melt. Locations most at risk are Upper River Great Ouse from Brackley to Haversham including the Padbury Brook. The Environment Agency are monitoring river levels and will update this flood alert message as the situation changes and issue further information as the river responds. Take care near the areas of concern and monitor your local weather conditions. Take care on riverside roads and footpaths.


Flood Alert issued on 6 Mar 2018 19:41
River Great Ouse
This message has been issued due to the rain and snow melt experienced over the last few days in Buckinghamshire, Bedfordshire and Northamptonshire. The forecast is for patchy showers over the next few days. We are expecting river levels to remain high in response to the combination of rainfall and snow melt. Locations most at risk are Upper River Great Ouse from Brackley to Haversham including the Padbury Brook. The Environment Agency are monitoring river levels and will update this flood alert message as the situation changes and issue further information as the river responds. Take care near the areas of concern and monitor your local weather conditions. Take care on riverside roads and footpaths.


Flood Alert issued on 6 Mar 2018 11:14
River Great Ouse
This message has been issued due to the rain and snow melt experienced over the last 24/48 hours in Buckinghamshire, Bedfordshire and Northamptonshire. This means that the River Great Ouse is reacting to the rain and is expected to rise through the day/ overnight. The forecast is for patchy showers over the next few days. We are expecting river levels to remain high in response to the combination of rainfall and snow melt. Locations most at risk are Upper River Great Ouse from Brackley to Haversham including the Padbury Brook. The Environment Agency are monitoring river levels and will update this flood alert message as the situation changes and issue further information as the river responds. Take care near the areas of concern and monitor your local weather conditions. Take care on riverside roads and footpaths.


Flood Alert issued on 21 Jan 2018 19:25
River Great Ouse
This message has been issued due to the persistent, heavy rainfall currently affecting the area. This means that the River Great Ouse is reacting to the rain and is expected to continue rising over the next few hours. The forecast is for no further rain overnight and into tomorrow. Locations most at risk are Upper River Great Ouse from Brackley to Haversham including the Padbury Brook. The Environment Agency are monitoring river levels and have staff in the field checking for and clearing blockages. Take care near the areas of concern and monitor your local weather conditions. For a more detailed weather forecast for your area please see the Met Office www.metoffice.gov.uk.


Flood Alert issued on 4 Jan 2018 16:10
River Great Ouse
This message has been issued due to the persistent rainfall currently affecting the area. This means that the ground is saturated and responsive to further rainfall in this area. The forecast is for light rain over the next 24 hours. We are expecting river levels to react to further rainfall. Locations most at risk are Upper River Great Ouse from Brackley to Haversham including the Padbury Brook. The Environment Agency are monitoring river levels and have staff in the field checking for and clearing blockages. Remain vigilant as further rainfall may lead to further heightened river levels/flood risk.


Flood Alert issued on 4 Jan 2018 09:48
River Great Ouse
This message has been issued due to the persistent rainfall currently affecting the area. This means that the ground is saturated and responsive to further rainfall in this area. The forecast is for light rain over the next 24 hours. We are expecting river levels to react to further rainfall. Locations most at risk are Upper River Great Ouse from Brackley to Haversham including the Padbury Brook. The Environment Agency are monitoring river levels and have staff in the field checking for and clearing blockages. Remain vigilant as further rainfall may lead to further heightened river levels/flood risk.


Flood Alert issued on 3 Jan 2018 08:25
River Great Ouse
This message has been issued due to the heavy rain experienced over the last 24 hours. This means that the River Great Ouse is rising. The forecast is for patchy showers over the next few days. We are expecting there to be no property flooding as a result of high river levels, but there could be some issues caused by surface water flooding. Locations most at risk are Upper River Great Ouse from Brackley to Haversham including the Padbury Brook. The Environment Agency are monitoring river levels and have staff in the field checking for and clearing blockages. Remain vigilant as further rainfall may lead to further heightened river levels.


Flood Alert issued on 29 Dec 2017 10:34
River Great Ouse
This message has been issued due to the heavy rain experienced on Tuesday 26th December and Wednesday 27th December over the Great Ouse Catchment. This means that the river levels in the River Great Ouse remain high. The forecast is for patchy showers today and over the weekend. We are expecting river levels to remain high over the weekend. Locations most at risk are Upper River Great Ouse from Brackley to Haversham including the Padbury Brook. The Environment Agency are monitoring river levels and have staff in the field checking for and clearing blockages. Take care near the areas of concern and monitor your local weather conditions. Take care on riverside roads and footpaths.


Flood Alert issued on 28 Dec 2017 16:13
River Great Ouse
This message has been issued as an update to the flood alert currently in force for the Upper Ouse. The forecast is for drier weather conditions this evening, though we are expecting further rainfall tomorrow morning, Friday 29th December. We expect the river to remain high throughout this evening and tomorrow though no flooding to properties is forecast and warnings are not expected to be issued at this time. Locations most at risk are Upper River Great Ouse from Brackley to Haversham including the Padbury Brook. The Environment Agency are continuing to monitor river levels. Take care near the areas of concern and monitor your local weather conditions.


Flood Alert issued on 28 Dec 2017 10:00
River Great Ouse
This message has been issued due to the heavy rain experienced over the last 36 hours. The forecast is for drier weather conditions today though we are expecting further rainfall tomorrow morning, Friday 29th December. We expect the river to remain high throughout today and tomorrow though no flooding to properties is forecast and warnings are not expected to be issued at this time. Locations most at risk are Upper River Great Ouse from Brackley to Haversham including the Padbury Brook. The Environment Agency are monitoring river levels and have staff in the field checking for and clearing blockages. Take care near the areas of concern and monitor your local weather conditions.


Flood Alert issued on 27 Dec 2017 15:30
River Great Ouse
This message has been issued due to the heavy rain experienced over the last 24 hours. Rivers in the Upper Ouse catchment have reacted to this rainfall and levels currently remain high. The forecast is for further light rain this afternoon though we are expecting drier conditions to follow tomorrow, Thursday 28th December. Locations most at risk are Upper River Great Ouse from Brackley to Haversham including the Padbury Brook. We expect the river to remain high throughout today though no flooding to properties is forecast and warnings are not expected to be issued. Take care near the areas of concern and monitor your local weather conditions. We are continuing to monitor river levels. This message will be updated tomorrow morning or earlier if the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 26 Dec 2017 20:17
River Great Ouse
This message has been issued due to the heavy rain expected overnight. This means that the Upper Great Ouse is reacting to the rain and is expected to rise overnight and tomorrow. Locations most at risk are Upper River Great Ouse from Brackley to Haversham including the Padbury Brook. There may be flooding to low lying land and roads close to the river. We expect the river to remain high throughout tomorrow though no flooding to properties is forecast and warnings are not expected to be issued. Take care near the areas of concern and monitor your local weather conditions We are constantly monitoring river levels and have staff in the area checking for and clearing blockages in this location. This message will be updated tomorrow morning or earlier if the situation changes.