Flood Warning Info - River Thame from Chiselhampton to Drayton St Leonard

Area Description

River Thame from Chiselhampton to Drayton St Leonard including Newington.
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 3 Feb 2021 09:17
River Thame
Water levels are high but steady on the River Thame as a result of rainfall over the past few days. Flooding of property is not expected to become more extensive. Heavy rain showers are forecast this afternoon, (3/2/21) but these are not expected to greatly impact water levels. River levels will remain high and responsive to further rainfall over the coming days. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are in the area clearing trash screens. Please remain safe and aware of your local surroundings, activate any property flood protection products you may have, such as flood barriers and air brick covers, and refer to the 'River and Sea levels in England' webpage for current river levels. This message will be updated this evening, 3/2/21, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 2 Feb 2021 20:21
River Thame
Property flooding is expected. River levels remain high but are beginning to fall on the River Thame as a result of previous rainfall. Therefore, flooding of property is possible, especially in the Stadhampton and Drayton St Leonard areas. There is a chance of showers overnight and tomorrow, (3/2/21). We expect river levels to remain high and responsive to further rainfall over the coming days. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are in the area clearing trash screens. Please remain safe and aware of your local surroundings, activate any property flood protection products you may have, such as flood barriers and air brick covers, and refer to the 'River and Sea levels in England' webpage for current river levels. This message will be updated tomorrow morning, 3/2/21, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 2 Feb 2021 10:17
River Thame
Property flooding is possible. River levels remain high but are falling slowly on the River Thame. The forecast is largely dry today (2/2/21) with a chance of some showers this afternoon and overnight. We expect river levels to remain high over the coming days. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are in the area clearing trash screens. Please remain safe and aware of your local surroundings, and activate any property flood protection products you may have, such as flood barriers and air brick covers, and refer to the 'River and Sea levels in England' webpage for current river levels. This message will be updated this evening, 2/2/21, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 1 Feb 2021 20:41
River Thame
Property flooding is expected. River levels are high but have started falling very slowly on the River Thame as a result of previous heavy rainfall. Flooding of property is possible today, 1/2/21, especially in the Wheatley area. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are in the area clearing trash screens. Please remain safe and aware of your local surroundings, and activate any property flood protection products you may have, such as flood barriers and air brick covers, and refer to the 'River and Sea levels in England' webpage for current river levels. This message will be updated tomorrow morning, 2/2/21, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 1 Feb 2021 11:29
River Thame
Property flooding is expected. River levels are high but steady on the River Thame as a result of previous heavy rainfall. Flooding of property is possible today 1/2/21, especially in the Wheatley area. The forecast is largely dry today (1/2/21) with a chance of some overnight rain tonight. We expect river levels to remain high over the coming days. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are in the area clearing trash screens. Please remain safe and aware of your local surroundings, and activate any property flood protection products you may have, such as flood barriers and air brick covers, and refer to the 'River and Sea levels in England' webpage for current river levels. This message will be updated this evening, 1/2/21, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 31 Jan 2021 21:02
River Thame
Property flooding is expected. River levels are high but steady on the River Thame as a result of previous heavy rainfall. flooding of property is expected overnight 31/1/21, especially in the Wheatley area. The forecast is largely dry, with further rain forecast next week. We expect river levels to remain high over the coming days. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are in the area clearing trash screens. Please remain safe and aware of your local surroundings, and activate any property flood protection products you may have, such as flood barriers and air brick covers, and refer to the 'River and Sea levels in England' webpage for current river levels. This message will be updated tomorrow morning, 1/2/21, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 31 Jan 2021 11:42
River Thame
Property flooding is expected. River levels are high but steady on the River Thame as a result of heavy rainfall over the past few days. Therefore, flooding of property is expected today 30/01/21, especially in the Stadhampton and Drayton St Leonard areas. No further rainfall is forecast this weekend. We expect river levels to remain high over the coming days. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are in the area clearing trash screens. Please remain safe and aware of your local surroundings, and activate any property flood protection products you may have, such as flood barriers and air brick covers, and refer to the 'River and Sea levels in England' webpage for current river levels. This message will be updated this evening, 31/01/21, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 30 Jan 2021 18:54
River Thame
Property flooding is expected. River levels are high but steady on the River Thame as a result of heavy rainfall over the past few days. Therefore, flooding of property is expected today 30/01/21, especially in the Stadhampton and Drayton St Leonard areas. No further rainfall is forecast this weekend. We expect river levels to remain high over the coming days. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are in the area clearing trash screens. Please remain safe and aware of your local surroundings, and activate any property flood protection products you may have, such as flood barriers and air brick covers, and refer to the 'River and Sea levels in England' webpage for current river levels. This message will be updated tomorrow morning, 31/01/21, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 30 Jan 2021 11:31
River Thame
Property flooding is expected. River levels have risen on the River Thame as a result of previous heavy rainfall. Therefore, flooding of property is expected today 30/01/21, especially in the Stadhampton and Drayton St Leonard areas. Further showers are forecast this weekend. We expect river levels to remain high over the coming days. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are in the area clearing trash screens. Please remain safe and aware of your local surroundings, activate any property flood protection products you may have, such as flood barriers and air brick covers and refer to the 'River and Sea levels in England' webpage for current river levels. This message will be updated this evening, 30/01/21, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 8 Oct 2020 18:30
River Thame
Property flooding is possible. River levels are high but are now falling slowly on the River Thame following Storm Alex and water moving downstream. Therefore, flooding of property, roads and farmland remains possible, especially in areas closest to the River Thame around Chiselhampton and Drayton St Leonard. The forecast is mainly dry overnight. River levels are now slowly dropping and expected to continue falling slowly. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please remain safe and aware of your local surroundings, avoid contact with flood water and refer to the 'River and Sea levels in England' webpage for current river levels. This message will be updated tomorrow morning 09/10/20 or if the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 8 Oct 2020 10:29
River Thame
Property flooding is possible. River levels are high but are now falling slowly on the River Thame following Storm Alex and water moving downstream. Therefore, flooding of property, roads and farmland remains possible, especially in areas closest to the River Thame around Chiselhampton and Drayton St Leonard. The forecast is for heavy showers today 08/10/20. River levels are now slowly dropping and are expected to continue falling slowly. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please remain safe and aware of your local surroundings, avoid contact with flood water and refer to the 'River and Sea levels in England' webpage for current river levels. This message will be updated this evening (08/10/20) or if the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 7 Oct 2020 19:23
River Thame
Property flooding is possible. River levels remain high on the River Thame following Storm Alex and water moving downstream. Therefore, flooding of property, roads and farmland is possible, especially in areas closest to the River Thame around Chiselhampton and Drayton St Leonard. The forecast is for a band of rain moving through overnight. River levels are now slowly dropping and expected to continue falling slowly. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff have been in the area clearing weed/trash screens to reduce flood risk. Please remain safe and aware of your local surroundings, avoid contact with flood water and refer to the 'River and Sea levels in England' webpage for current river levels. This message will be updated tomorrow morning (08/10/20) or if the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 7 Oct 2020 08:38
River Thame
Property flooding is possible. River levels remain high on the River Thame following storm Alex and water moving downstream. Therefore, flooding of property, roads and farmland is possible throughout today (07/10/20), especially in areas closest to the River Thame around Chiselhampton and Drayton St Leonard. The forecast is for a predominantly dry day today (07/10/20) with a band of rain moving through overnight. River levels are now slowly dropping and expected to continue dropping through today. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff have been in the area clearing weed/trash screens and operating weirs to reduce flood risk. Please remain safe and aware of your local surroundings, avoid contact with flood water and refer to the 'River and Sea levels in England' webpage for current river levels. This message will be updated tomorrow (08/10/20) or if the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 6 Oct 2020 11:33
River Thame
Property flooding is expected. River levels have risen on the River Thame following Storm Alex and water moving downstream. Therefore, flooding of property, roads and farmland is expected to continue (06/10/20), especially in areas closest to the River Thame around Chiselhampton and Drayton St Leonard. The forecast is for light showers overnight today (06/10/20), but rainfall totals are not expected to be significant. River levels are now stable and expected to remain high throughout today before starting to drop. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are in the area clearing weed/trash screens and operating weirs to reduce flood risk. Please remain safe and aware of your local surroundings, avoid contact with flood water and refer to the 'River and Sea levels in England' webpage for current river levels. This message will be updated tomorrow (07/10/20) or if the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 5 Oct 2020 18:12
River Thame
Property flooding is expected. River levels have continued to rise on the River Thame as a result of heavy rainfall over the last 72 hours. Therefore, flooding of property, roads and farmland is possible this evening (05/10/20), especially properties closest to the River Thame around Chiselhampton and Drayton St Leonard. The forecast is for light showers overnight tonight (05/10/20), but rainfall totals are not expected to be significant. River levels are expected to very slowly climb as water moves downstream before stabilising overnight. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are in the area clearing weed/trash screens and operating weirs to reduce flood risk. Please move possessions and valuables off the ground or to safety, avoid contact with flood water and refer to the 'River and Sea levels in England' webpage for current river levels. This message will be updated tomorrow (06/10/20) or if the situation changes.