Flood Alert Info - River Thames for the Abingdon area

Area Description

River Thames for the Abingdon Area, including areas between Abingdon down to and including Little Wittenham.
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 12 Feb 2021 18:51
River Thames
Property flooding is not currently expected. River levels are high but slowly falling on the River Thames from Sandford and through Abingdon. Flooding of low lying roads, paths and land is expected to continue along the Thames today (12/02/21) and over the coming days. Today (12/02/21) and tomorrow are forecast to remain dry. Rain is forecast on Sunday and Monday. We expect river levels to remain high and responsive to further rainfall over the coming days and weeks. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are operating weirs to reduce flood risk. Please remain safe and aware of your local surroundings, avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses, and refer to the 'River and Sea levels in England' webpage for current river levels. This message will be updated tomorrow, 13/02/2021.


Flood Alert issued on 11 Feb 2021 15:42
River Thames
Property flooding is not currently expected. River levels are high but slowly falling on the River Thames from Sandford and through Abingdon. Flooding of low lying roads, paths and land is expected to continue along the Thames today (11/02/21) and over the coming days. The next few days are forecast to be very cold, mainly dry, but with a few snow showers. We expect river levels to remain high and responsive to further rainfall over the coming days and weeks. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are operating weirs to reduce flood risk. Please remain safe and aware of your local surroundings, avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses, and refer to the 'River and Sea levels in England' webpage for current river levels. This message will be updated tomorrow, 12/02/2021.


Flood Alert issued on 10 Feb 2021 14:36
River Thames
Further property flooding is not currently expected. River levels are high but slowly falling on the River Thames from Sandford and through Abingdon. Flooding of low lying roads, paths and land is expected to continue along the Thames today (10/02/21) and over the coming days. The next few days are forecast to be very cold, mainly dry, but with a few snow showers. We expect river levels to remain high and responsive to further rainfall over the coming days and weeks. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are operating weirs to reduce flood risk. Please remain safe and aware of your local surroundings, avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses, and refer to the 'River and Sea levels in England' webpage for current river levels (we are aware of an issue with the reported river level at Sandford Lock and are trying to fix the issue). This message will be updated tomorrow, 11/02/2021.


Flood Alert issued on 9 Feb 2021 12:58
River Thames
Further property flooding is not currently expected. River levels are high but slowly falling on the River Thames from Sandford and through Abingdon. Flooding of low lying roads, paths and land is expected to continue along the Thames. The next few days are forecast to be very cold, mainly dry, but with a few snow showers. We expect river levels to remain high and responsive to further rainfall over the coming days and weeks. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are operating weirs to reduce flood risk. Please remain safe and aware of your local surroundings, avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses, and refer to the 'River and Sea levels in England' webpage for current river levels (We are aware of an issue with the reported river level at Sandford Lock and are trying to fix the issue). This message will be updated tomorrow, 10/02/2021.


Flood Alert issued on 8 Feb 2021 14:27
River Thames
Further property flooding is not currently expected. River levels are high but slowly falling on the River Thames from Sandford, and through Abingdon. Flooding of low lying roads, paths and land is expected to continue along the Thames. The next few days are forecast to be very cold, but dry, with very little rain. We expect river levels to remain high and responsive to further rainfall over the coming days and weeks. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are operating weirs to reduce flood risk. Please remain safe and aware of your local surroundings, avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses, and refer to the 'River and Sea levels in England' webpage for current river levels. (We are aware of an issue with the reported river level at Sandford Lock and are trying to fix the issue). This message will be updated tomorrow, 09/02/2021.


Flood Alert issued on 7 Feb 2021 14:40
River Thames
Further property flooding is not currently expected. River levels are high but slowly falling on the River Thames from Sandford and through Abingdon. Flooding of low lying roads, paths and land is expected to continue along the Thames. The next few days are forecast to be very cold, but dry, with very little rain. We expect river levels to remain high and responsive to further rainfall over the coming days and weeks. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are operating weirs to reduce flood risk. Please remain safe and aware of your local surroundings, avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses, and refer to the 'River and Sea levels in England' webpage for current river levels. This message will be updated tomorrow, 08/02/2021.


Flood Alert issued on 6 Feb 2021 15:17
River Thames
Further property flooding is not currently expected. River levels are high but slowly falling on the River Thames from Sandford and through Abingdon. Flooding of low lying roads, paths and land is expected to continue along the Thames. Further rain is forecast this afternoon and overnight, 06/02/2021. Tomorrow morning should then be mainly dry. We expect river levels to remain high and responsive to further rainfall over the coming days and weeks. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are operating weirs to reduce flood risk. Please remain safe and aware of your local surroundings, avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses, and refer to the 'River and Sea levels in England' webpage for current river levels. This message will be updated tomorrow, 07/02/2021.


Flood Alert issued on 5 Feb 2021 15:01
River Thames
Further property flooding is not currently expected. River levels are high but slowly falling on the River Thames from Sandford and through Abingdon. Flooding of low lying roads, paths and land is expected to continue along the Thames. There is a Flood Warning (Property Flooding) in force for the River Thames at Abingdon. Today will see showers throughout the afternoon, with further showers Saturday. We expect river levels to rise in response to this rain. Rivers will remain high and responsive to further rainfall over the coming days and weeks. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are operating weirs to reduce flood risk. Please remain safe and aware of your local surroundings, avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses, and refer to the 'River and Sea levels in England' webpage for current river levels. This message will be updated tomorrow, 6/2/21, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 4 Feb 2021 12:15
River Thames
Further property flooding is not currently expected. River levels are high but slowly falling on the River Thames from Sandford and through Abingdon. Flooding of low lying roads, paths and land is expected to continue along the Thames. There is a Flood Warning (Property Flooding) in force for the River Thames at Abingdon. The rain forecast is for a band of rain to pass over Thursday afternoon (4/2/21), followed by showers overnight and into Friday. We expect river levels to remain high and responsive to further rainfall over the coming days and weeks. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are operating weirs to reduce flood risk. Please remain safe and aware of your local surroundings, avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses, and refer to the 'River and Sea levels in England' webpage for current river levels. This message will be updated tomorrow 5/2/21.


Flood Alert issued on 3 Feb 2021 15:42
River Thames
Further property flooding is not currently expected. River levels are high but steady on the River Thames from Sandford and through Abingdon. Flooding of low lying roads, paths and land is expected to continue along the Thames. There is a Flood Warning (Property Flooding) in force for the River Thames at Abingdon. Heavy rain showers are possible this afternoon, (3/2/21), but these are not expected to greatly impact water levels. We expect river levels to remain high and responsive to further rainfall over the coming days and weeks. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are operating weirs to reduce flood risk. Please remain safe and aware of your local surroundings, avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses, and refer to the 'River and Sea levels in England' webpage for current river levels. This message will be updated tomorrow, 4/2/21, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 2 Feb 2021 18:35
River Thames
Property flooding is not currently expected. River levels remain high and are rising slowly on the River Thames as a result of previous heavy rainfall. Flooding of low lying roads, paths and land is expected to continue, especially between the Abingdon and Dorchester areas. A flood warning is in force for the Abingdon area. 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 and responsive to further rainfall over the coming days. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are operating weirs to reduce flood risk. Please remain safe and aware of your local surroundings, avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses, and refer to the 'River and Sea levels in England' webpage for current river levels. This message will be updated tomorrow, 3/2/21, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 1 Feb 2021 22:38
River Thames
Property flooding is not currently expected. River levels are high and rising slowly on the River Thames as a result of previous heavy rainfall. Flooding of low lying roads, paths and land is expected to continue, especially between the Abingdon and Dorchester areas. The forecast is for showers overnight and into tomorrow (2/2/21). We expect river levels to remain high over the coming days. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are operating weirs to reduce flood risk. Please remain safe and aware of your local surroundings, avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses, and refer to the 'River and Sea levels in England' webpage for current river levels. This message will be updated tomorrow, 2/2/21, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 31 Jan 2021 19:29
River Thames
Property flooding is not currently expected. River levels are high and rising slowly on the River Thames as a result of previous heavy rainfall. Flooding of low lying roads, paths and land is expected to continue, especially between the Abingdon and Dorchester areas. 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 operating weirs to reduce flood risk. Please remain safe and aware of your local surroundings, avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses, and refer to the 'River and Sea levels in England' webpage for current river levels. This message will be updated tomorrow, 1/2/21, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 30 Jan 2021 22:12
River Thames
Property flooding is not currently expected. River levels remain high and are rising slowly on the River Thames in the Abingdon area following recent rainfall. Flooding of low-lying land, footpaths, tow paths and roads is expected to continue. The forecast overnight (30/1/21) is mainly dry with a chance of some showers tomorrow. River levels are expected to continue to rise slowly. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are operating weirs to reduce flood risk. Please remain safe and aware of your local surroundings and avoid using low-lying footpaths near local watercourses. This message will be updated tomorrow, 31/01/21, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 29 Jan 2021 18:51
River Thames
Property flooding is not currently expected. River levels are rising slowly on the River Thames as a result of heavy rainfall yesterday. Therefore, flooding of low lying roads, paths and land is expected today (29/01/21), between Abingdon and Culham. Further rainfall is forecast tonight 29/01/21 and on the weekend. We expect river levels to remain high over the coming days. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are operating weirs to reduce flood risk. Please remain safe and aware of your local surroundings, avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses, and refer to the 'River and Sea levels in England' webpage for current river levels. This message will be updated tomorrow, 30/01/21, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 28 Jan 2021 14:13
River Thames
Property flooding is not currently expected. River levels remain high and are rising slowly on the River Thames in the Abingdon area following recent rainfall. Flooding of low-lying land, footpaths, tow paths and roads is expected to continue. The forecast for today (28/01/21) and overnight is mainly dry with some light rain. River levels are expected to continue to rise slowly. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are operating weirs to reduce flood risk. Please remain safe and aware of your local surroundings and avoid using low-lying footpaths near local watercourses. This message will be updated tomorrow, 29/01/21, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 27 Jan 2021 18:38
River Thames
Property flooding is not currently expected. River levels remain high but are beginning to fall on the River Thames as a result of previous heavy rainfall. Therefore, flooding of low lying roads, paths and land is expected to continue, especially between Abingdon and Culham. Further rainfall is forecast tonight into tomorrow 28/01/21. We expect river levels to remain high over the coming days. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are operating weirs to reduce flood risk. Please remain safe and aware of your local surroundings, avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses and refer to the 'River and Sea levels in England' webpage for current river levels. This message will be updated tomorrow, 28/01/21, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 27 Jan 2021 08:53
River Thames
Property flooding is not currently expected. River levels continue to fall on the River Thames in the Abingdon area following recent rainfall. However, flooding of low-lying land, footpaths, tow paths and roads is expected to continue, especially in the Culham area. Light rain may continue in some areas for the rest of this morning, 27/01/21, before clearing to leave a dry afternoon for many. A further band of heavier showers is forecast across the area from this evening and overnight into tomorrow, 28/01/21. River levels are falling, but will be sensitive to further rainfall this week and therefore still pose a flood risk. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are operating weirs to reduce flood risk. Please remain safe and aware of your local surroundings and avoid using low-lying footpaths near local watercourses. This message will be updated this evening, 27/01/21, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 26 Jan 2021 19:28
River Thames
Property flooding is not currently expected. River levels continue to fall on the River Thames in the Abingdon area following recent rainfall. However, flooding of low-lying land, footpaths, tow paths and roads is expected to continue, especially in the Culham area. Light rain will continue for the rest of this evening, 26/01/21, before clearing. A further band of light rain showers overnight may affect some places, which will clear tomorrow morning, 27/01/21. River levels are falling, but will be sensitive to further rainfall and snow melt this week and therefore still pose a flood risk. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are operating weirs to reduce flood risk. Please remain safe and aware of your local surroundings and avoid using low-lying footpaths near local watercourses. This message will be updated tomorrow morning, 27/01/21, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 26 Jan 2021 09:14
River Thames
Property flooding is not currently expected. River levels continue to fall on the River Thames in the Abingdon area following recent rainfall. However, flooding of low-lying land, footpaths, tow paths and roads is expected to continue, especially in the Abingdon and Culham areas. Any further sleet or snow falling this morning, 26/01/21, particularly over higher ground, will give way to light rainfall showers through the rest of today, before clearing to leave a largely dry night into tomorrow, 27/01/21. River levels are falling, but will be sensitive to further rainfall and snow melt this week and therefore still pose a flood risk. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are operating weirs to reduce flood risk. Please remain safe and aware of your local surroundings and be particularly cautious around watercourses during icy conditions. This message will be updated this evening, 26/01/21, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 25 Jan 2021 19:44
River Thames
Property flooding is not currently expected. River levels continue to fall on the River Thames in the Abingdon area following recent rainfall. However, flooding of low-lying land, footpaths, tow paths and roads is expected to continue, along the entire length of the Thames from Abingdon to Dorchester. The rest of this evening, 25/01/21, and overnight tonight will be dry and cold with a high risk of further icy conditions. Light rain showers are forecast for tomorrow, 26/01/21. River levels are falling, but will be sensitive to further rainfall and snow melt this week and therefore still pose a flood risk. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are operating weirs to reduce flood risk. Please remain safe and aware of your local surroundings and be particularly cautious around watercourses during icy conditions. This message will be updated tomorrow morning, 26/01/21, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 25 Jan 2021 09:05
River Thames
Property flooding is not currently expected. River levels are now falling on the River Thames in the Abingdon area following recent rainfall. However, flooding of low-lying land, footpaths, tow paths and roads is expected to continue, along the entire length of the Thames from Abingdon to Dorchester. Today, 25/01/21, is forecast to remain dry and sunny, but very cold with a high risk of ice. River levels are falling, but will be sensitive to further rainfall and snow melt this week and therefore still pose a flood risk. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are operating weirs to reduce flood risk. Please remain safe and aware of your local surroundings and be particularly cautious around watercourses during icy conditions. This message will be updated this evening, 25/01/21, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 24 Jan 2021 18:36
River Thames
Property flooding is not currently expected. River levels are steady or continue to rise slowly on the River Thames following recent rainfall. Therefore, flooding of low-lying land, footpaths, tow paths and roads is expected to continue, along the entire length of the Thames from Abingdon to Dorchester. There is the potential for further sleet or snow showers for the rest of this evening, 24/01/21, before clearing to leave a dry and very cold night and into tomorrow, 25/01/21. There is a particular risk of ice developing following today's snow. We expect river levels to peak in the Abingdon area tomorrow. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are operating weirs to reduce flood risk. Please remain safe and aware of your local surroundings and be particularly cautious around watercourses during icy conditions. This message will be updated tomorrow morning, 25/01/21, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 24 Jan 2021 09:55
River Thames
Property flooding is not currently expected. River levels are steady or continue to rise slowly on the River Thames following recent rainfall. Therefore, flooding of low-lying land, footpaths, tow paths and roads is expected to continue, along the entire length of the Thames from Abingdon to Dorchester. A weather warning is in force covering Oxfordshire for snow until 21:00 tonight, 24/01/21. This could bring as much as 5-10cm to parts of Oxfordshire. We expect river levels to peak in the Abingdon area tomorrow, 25/01/21. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are operating weirs to reduce flood risk. Please remain safe and aware of your local surroundings and avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses. This message will be updated this evening, 24/01/21, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 23 Jan 2021 19:16
River Thames
Property flooding is not currently expected. River levels are steady or continue to rise slowly on the River Thames following recent rainfall. Therefore, flooding of low-lying land, footpaths, tow paths and roads is expected to continue, along the entire length of the Thames from Abingdon to Dorchester. A weather warning is in force covering Oxfordshire for snow overnight and through most of tomorrow, 24/01/21. This could bring as much as 5-10cm to parts of Oxfordshire. We expect river levels to remain high over the weekend as some Thames tributaries continue to rise. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are operating weirs to reduce flood risk. Please remain safe and aware of your local surroundings and avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses. This message will be updated tomorrow morning, 24/01/21, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 23 Jan 2021 09:42
River Thames
Property flooding is not currently expected. River levels continue to rise slowly on the River Thames following recent rainfall. Therefore, flooding of low-lying land, footpaths, tow paths and roads is expected to continue, especially in the Culham and Abingdon areas. Most places will remain dry today, 23/01/21, but there is the possibility of some light showers this afternoon. We expect river levels to remain high over the weekend as some Thames tributaries continue to rise. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are operating weirs to reduce flood risk. Please remain safe and aware of your local surroundings and avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses. This message will be updated this evening, 23/01/21, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 22 Jan 2021 19:41
River Thames
Property flooding is not currently expected. River levels continue to slowly rise on the River Thames following Storm Christoph. Therefore, flooding of low-lying land, footpaths, tow paths and roads is expected to continue, especially in the Culham area. Rain, sleet and potentially some snow will pass across the area for the rest of this evening (22/01/21) before clearing to leave a dry night, continuing into tomorrow morning, with the potential for some wintery showers tomorrow afternoon, 23/01/21. We expect river levels to remain high over the weekend as some Thames tributaries continue to rise. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are operating weirs to reduce flood risk. Please remain safe and aware of your local surroundings and avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses. This message will be updated tomorrow morning, 23/01/21, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 22 Jan 2021 10:21
River Thames
Property flooding is not currently expected. River levels continue to slowly rise on the River Thames following Storm Christoph. Therefore, flooding of low-lying land, footpaths, tow paths and roads is expected to continue, especially in the Culham area. Today (22/01/21) is forecast to be largely dry for most places, although there may be some light showers passing across the area later this afternoon and evening. We expect river levels to remain high over the weekend as some Thames tributaries continue to rise. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are operating weirs to reduce flood risk. Please remain safe and aware of your local surroundings and avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses. This message will be updated this evening, 22/01/21, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 21 Jan 2021 14:44
River Thames
Property flooding is not currently expected. River levels are rising on the River Thames following Storm Christoph. Therefore, flooding of low-lying land, footpaths, tow paths and roads is expected from today 21/01/21, especially in the Culham area. Today, 21/01/21, and tomorrow will remain largely dry, but we expect river levels to continue rising on the Thames in response to high levels on the tributaries. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are operating weirs to reduce flood risk. Please remain safe and aware of your local surroundings and avoid using low-lying footpaths near local watercourses. This message will be updated tomorrow morning, 22/01/21, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 5 Jan 2021 11:10
River Thames
Property flooding is not currently expected. River levels remain high, but are falling slowly, on the River Thames as a result of previous heavy rain. Therefore, flooding of low lying roads, paths and farmland is expected to continue today and tomorrow, especially in the areas between Abingdon and Clifton Lock. There are rain showers expected today (05/01/21) and overnight although we are not expecting river levels to rise in response to this rain. We expect river levels to continue to fall slowly over the coming days, but levels are sensitive to any further rainfall. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are operating weirs to reduce flood risk. Please remain safe and aware of your local surroundings, avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses, and refer to the 'River and Sea levels in England' webpage for current river levels. This message will be updated tomorrow, 06/01/21, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 4 Jan 2021 11:31
River Thames
Property flooding is not currently expected. River levels remain high, but are falling slowly, on the River Thames as a result of previous heavy rain. Therefore, flooding of low lying roads, paths and farmland is expected to continue today and tomorrow, especially in the areas between Abingdon and Clifton Lock. No further rainfall is forecast today (04/01/21) and overnight. We expect river levels to continue to fall slowly over the coming days, but levels are sensitive to any further rainfall. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are operating weirs to reduce flood risk. Please remain safe and aware of your local surroundings, avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses, and refer to the 'River and Sea levels in England' webpage for current river levels. This message will be updated tomorrow, 05/01/21, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 3 Jan 2021 14:15
River Thames
Property flooding is not currently expected. River levels remain high, but are falling slowly, on the River Thames as a result of previous heavy rain. Therefore, flooding of low lying roads, paths and farmland is expected to continue over the coming days, especially in the areas between Abingdon and Clifton Lock. No further rainfall is forecast. We expect river levels to slowly fall over the coming days, but levels are sensitive to any further rainfall. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are operating weirs to reduce flood risk. Please remain safe and aware of your local surroundings, avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses, and refer to the 'River and Sea levels in England' webpage for current river levels. This message will be updated tomorrow, 4/1/21, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 2 Jan 2021 15:03
River Thames
Property flooding is not currently expected. River levels remain high but are beginning to fall on the River Thames as a result of previous heavy rain. Therefore, flooding of low lying roads, paths and farmland is expected to continue over the coming days, especially in the areas between Abingdon and Clifton Lock. No further rainfall is forecast. We expect river levels to slowly fall over the coming days, but levels are sensitive to any further rainfall. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are operating weirs to reduce flood risk. Please remain safe and aware of your local surroundings, avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses, and refer to the 'River and Sea levels in England' webpage for current river levels. This message will be updated tomorrow, 3/1/21, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 1 Jan 2021 14:23
River Thames
Property flooding is not expected. River levels are now falling slowly on the River Thames following previous heavy rain. Flooding of low lying roads, paths and farmland is expected to continue over the coming days. The forecast for today (1/1/21) and tomorrow remains dry. Some rain showers are possible on Sunday. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are operating weirs to reduce flood risk. Please remain safe and aware of your local surroundings, avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses, and refer to the 'River and Sea levels in England' webpage for current river levels. This message will be updated tomorrow, 2/1/21, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 31 Dec 2020 14:39
River Thames
Property flooding is not currently expected. River levels are now falling slowly on the River Thames following previous heavy rain. Flooding of low lying roads, paths and farmland is expected to continue over the coming days. The forecast for today (31/12/20) and overnight remains dry. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are operating weirs to reduce flood risk. Please remain safe and aware of your local surroundings, avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses, and refer to the 'River and Sea levels in England' webpage for current river levels. This message will be updated tomorrow, 1/1/21, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 30 Dec 2020 13:42
River Thames
Property flooding is not currently expected. River levels are now falling slowly on the River Thames following previous heavy rain. Flooding of low lying roads, paths and farmland is expected to continue today and tomorrow. The forecast for today (30/12/20) and overnight is mainly dry. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are operating weirs to reduce flood risk. Please remain safe and aware of your local surroundings, avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses, and refer to the 'River and Sea levels in England' webpage for current river levels. This message will be updated tomorrow, 31/12/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 29 Dec 2020 13:43
River Thames
Property flooding is not currently expected. River levels are now falling slowly on the River Thames following previous heavy rain. Flooding of low lying roads, paths and farmland is expected to continue today and tomorrow. The forecast for today (29/12/20) and overnight is for showery rain. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are operating weirs to reduce flood risk. Please remain safe and aware of your local surroundings, avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses, and refer to the 'River and Sea levels in England' webpage for current river levels. This message will be updated tomorrow, 30/12/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 28 Dec 2020 14:09
River Thames
Property flooding is not currently expected. River levels are now falling slowly on the River Thames following previous heavy rain. Flooding of low lying roads, paths and farmland is expected to continue today and tomorrow. Today (28/12/20) and overnight is forecast to be mainly dry, with the possibility of isolated heavy showers. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are operating weirs to reduce flood risk. Please remain safe and aware of your local surroundings, avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses, and refer to the 'River and Sea levels in England' webpage for current river levels. This message will be updated tomorrow, 29/12/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 27 Dec 2020 14:23
River Thames
Property flooding is not currently expected. River levels have risen on the River Thames as a result of previous heavy rain, but are now starting to fall slowly. Therefore, flooding of low lying roads, paths and farmland is expected to continue. Today (27/12/20) and overnight is forecast to be mainly dry, with the possibility of isolated heavy showers. We expect river levels to continue to rise in response to water making its way downstream, and levels may respond to further forecast rain over the next few days. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are operating weirs to reduce flood risk. Please remain safe and aware of your local surroundings, avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses, and refer to the 'River and Sea levels in England' webpage for current river levels. This message will be updated tomorrow morning, 28/12/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 27 Dec 2020 13:55
River Thames
Property flooding is not currently expected. River levels have risen on the River Thames as a result of previous heavy rain. Therefore, flooding of low lying roads, paths and farmland is expected to continue over the coming days, especially in the areas between Abingdon and Clifton Lock. A band of further rain is forecast overnight. We expect river levels to continue to rise in response to water making its way downstream, and levels may respond to further forecast rain over the next few days. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are operating weirs to reduce flood risk. Please remain safe and aware of your local surroundings, avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses, and refer to the 'River and Sea levels in England' webpage for current river levels. This message will be updated this evening, 27/12/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 26 Dec 2020 22:23
River Thames
Property flooding is not currently expected. River levels have risen on the River Thames as a result of previous heavy rain. Therefore, flooding of low lying roads, paths and farmland is expected to continue over the coming days, especially in the areas between Abingdon and Clifton Lock. A band of further rain is forecast overnight. We expect river levels to continue to rise in response to water making its way downstream, and levels may respond to further forecast rain over the next few days. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are operating weirs to reduce flood risk. Please remain safe and aware of your local surroundings, avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses, and refer to the 'River and Sea levels in England' webpage for current river levels. This message will be updated tomorrow morning, 27/12/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 26 Dec 2020 11:48
River Thames
Property flooding is not currently expected. River levels are rising on the River Thames as a result of heavy rainfall. Therefore, flooding of roads, paths and farmland is expected to continue, especially in the areas between Abingdon and Clifton Lock. Further rainfall is forecast over the next 24 hours. We expect river levels to continue to slowly rise in response to water making its way downstream. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are operating weirs to reduce flood risk. Please remain safe and aware of your local surroundings, avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses, and refer to the 'River and Sea levels in England' webpage for current river levels. This message will be updated this evening, 26/12/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 25 Dec 2020 19:48
River Thames
Property flooding is not currently expected. River levels are steadily rising on the River Thames as a result of heavy rainfall. Therefore, flooding of roads, paths and farmland is expected to continue, especially in the areas between Abingdon and Clifton Lock. No rainfall is forecast overnight (25/12/20). Showers are forecast during the day tomorrow, with a heavy band of rain moving through tomorrow night. We expect river levels to continue slowly climbing overnight in response to water making its way downstream. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are operating weirs to reduce flood risk. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses and refer to the 'River and Sea levels in England' webpage for current river levels. This message will be updated tomorrow morning, 26/12/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 25 Dec 2020 09:08
River Thames
Property flooding is not currently expected. River levels are slowly rising on the River Thames as a result of heavy rainfall. Therefore, flooding of roads, paths and farmland is expected to continue, especially in the areas between Abingdon and Clifton Lock. No rain is forecast today (25/12/20), but further rain is expected late tomorrow. We expect river levels to continue slowly climbing over the coming days in response water making its way downstream. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are operating weirs to reduce flood risk. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses and refer to the 'River and Sea levels in England' webpage for current river levels. This message will be updated this evening, 25/12/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 24 Dec 2020 21:21
River Thames
Property flooding is not currently expected. River levels are slowly rising on the River Thames as a result of heavy rainfall. Therefore, flooding of roads, paths and farmland is expected to continue, especially in the areas between Abingdon and Clifton Lock. No further rain is forecast tomorrow (25/12/20), however we expect river levels to continue slowly climbing over the coming days in response to recent rainfall. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are operating weirs to reduce flood risk. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses and refer to the 'River and Sea levels in England' webpage for current river levels. This message will be updated tomorrow morning, 25/12/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 24 Dec 2020 10:41
River Thames
Property flooding is not currently expected. River levels are slowly rising on the River Thames as a result of heavy rainfall. Therefore, flooding of roads, paths and farmland is expected to continue, especially in the areas between Culham and Long Wittenham. No further rainfall is forecast today or tomorrow. We expect river levels to continue to rise slowly over the coming days in response to last nights rainfall as the water makes its way downstream. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are operating weirs to reduce flood risk. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses and refer to the 'River and Sea levels in England' webpage for current river levels. This message will be updated this evening, 24/12/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 23 Dec 2020 20:53
River Thames
Property flooding is not currently expected. River levels are slowly rising on the River Thames as a result of heavy rainfall. Therefore, flooding of roads, paths and farmland is expected overnight (23/12/20), especially in the areas between Culham and Long Wittenham. Flooding of properties is not forecast at this point. Further persistent and heavy rainfall is expected tonight, before clearing by tomorrow (24/12/20) morning. We expect river levels to continue to rise slowly over the coming days in response to forecast rainfall and water making its way downstream. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are operating weirs to reduce flood risk. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses and refer to the 'River and Sea levels in England' webpage for current river levels. This message will be updated tomorrow morning, 24/12/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 8 Oct 2020 09:48
River Thames
Property flooding is not currently expected. River levels have risen on the River Thames as a result of Storm Alex. Flooding of low lying roads and farmland is expected to continue, especially in the Culham area. The forecast is for light showers today 08/10/20. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are operating weirs to reduce flood risk. Please refer to the 'River and Sea levels in England' webpage for current river levels and avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses. This message will be updated this evening, 08/10/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 7 Oct 2020 20:41
River Thames
Property flooding is not currently expected. River levels have risen on the River Thames as a result of Storm Alex. Flooding of low lying roads and farmland is expected to continue, especially in the Culham area. Further heavy rainfall showers are forecast overnightbut this will not affect river levels. We expect river levels to continue to rise slowly. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are operating weirs to reduce flood risk. Please refer to the 'River and Sea levels in England' webpage for current river levels and avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses. This message will be updated tomorrow morning, 08/10/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 7 Oct 2020 11:01
River Thames
Property flooding is not currently expected. River levels have risen on the River Thames as a result of Storm Alex. Flooding of low lying roads and farmland is expected later this morning, 07/10/20, especially in the Culham area. Further rainfall showers are forecast today but this will not affect river levels. We expect river levels to continue to rise slowly today. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are operating weirs to reduce flood risk. Please refer to the 'River and Sea levels in England' webpage for current river levels and avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses. This message will be updated this evening, 07/10/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 7 Mar 2020 19:55
River Thames
Property flooding is not currently expected. River levels are high along the River Thames in the Abingdon area in response to recent rainfall. Water levels are out of banks along much of the River Thames and we expect the flooding of low-lying land, footpaths and roads to continue. The forecast for tonight is for heavier frontal rainfall before this gives way to isolated showers on Sunday (08/03/20). We are monitoring the situation. Please be aware standing water may remain on the floodplain. Refer to the 'River and Sea levels in England' webpage for current river levels. This message will be updated tomorrow morning, 08/03/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 7 Mar 2020 10:57
River Thames
Property flooding is not currently expected. River levels are high along the River Thames in the Abingdon area in response to recent rainfall. Water levels are out of banks along much of the River Thames and we expect the flooding of low-lying land, footpaths and roads to continue. The forecast for today is for isolated showers throughout the day with frontal rainfall bringing more rainfall overnight into Sunday (08/03/20). We are monitoring the situation. Our Lock Keepers are operating weirs to reduce flood risk. Please be aware standing water may remain on the floodplain. Refer to the 'River and Sea levels in England' webpage for current river levels. This message will be updated this evening, 07/03/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 6 Mar 2020 21:32
River Thames
Property flooding is not currently expected. River levels are high along the River Thames in the Abingdon area in response to recent rainfall. Water levels are out of banks along much of the River Thames and we expect the flooding of low-lying land, footpaths and roads to continue. The forecast is for a dry night (06/03/20), with the possibility of isolated light showers on Saturday during the day. We are monitoring the situation. Our Lock Keepers are operating weirs to reduce flood risk. Please be aware standing water may remain on the floodplain. Refer to the 'River and Sea levels in England' webpage for current river levels. This message will be updated tomorrow morning, 07/03/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 6 Mar 2020 11:40
River Thames
Property flooding is not currently expected. River levels are high along the River Thames in the Abingdon area in response to recent rainfall. Water levels are out of banks along much of the River Thames and we expect the flooding of low-lying land, footpaths and roads to continue. The forecast for the next 24 hours is for dry conditions. We are monitoring the situation. Our Lock Keepers are operating weirs to reduce flood risk. Please be aware standing water may remain on the floodplain. Refer to the 'River and Sea levels in England' webpage for current river levels. This message will be updated this evening, 06/03/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 5 Mar 2020 21:28
River Thames
Property flooding is not currently expected. River levels are high along the River Thames in the Abingdon area in response to recent rainfall. Water levels are out of banks along much of the River Thames and we expect the flooding of low-lying land, footpaths and roads to continue. The forecast for the next 24 hours is for dry conditions. We are monitoring the situation. Our Lock Keepers are operating weirs to reduce flood risk. Please be aware standing water may remain on the floodplain. Refer to the 'River and Sea levels in England' webpage for current river levels. This message will be updated tomorrow morning, 06/03/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 5 Mar 2020 11:37
River Thames
Property flooding is not currently expected. River levels are high along the River Thames in the Abingdon area in response to recent rainfall. Water levels are currently stabilising, but remain out of banks along this stretch of the River Thames, and we expect the flooding of low-lying land, footpaths and roads to continue. The forecast is for a mostly dry day (5/03/20) with a change of light showers. Tonight is forecast to be dry. We are monitoring the situation. Our Lock Keepers are operating weirs to reduce flood risk. Please be aware standing water may remain on the floodplain. Refer to the 'River and Sea levels in England' webpage for current river levels. This message will be updated this evening, 05/03/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 4 Mar 2020 21:48
River Thames
Property flooding is not currently expected. River levels are high along the River Thames in the Abingdon area in response to recent rainfall. Water levels are currently stabilising, but remain out of banks along this stretch of the River Thames, and we expect the flooding of low-lying land, footpaths and roads to continue. The forecast is for a dry night (4/03/20). River levels continue to pose a flood risk and remain sensitive to further rainfall. We are monitoring the situation. Our Lock Keepers are operating weirs to reduce flood risk. Please remain safe and aware of your local surroundings, avoid riverside paths and avoid contact with flood water. This message will be updated tomorrow morning, 05/03/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 4 Mar 2020 09:14
River Thames
Property flooding is not currently expected. River levels are high along the River Thames in the Abingdon area in response to recent rainfall. Water levels are currently stabilising, but remain out of banks along this stretch of the River Thames, and we expect the flooding of low-lying land, footpaths and roads to continue. The forecast is showers breaking out through today (04/03/20), followed by a dry night. River levels continue to pose a flood risk and remain sensitive to further rain. We are monitoring the situation. Our Lock Keepers are operating weirs to reduce flood risk. Please remain safe and aware of your local surroundings, avoid riverside paths and avoid contact with flood water. This message will be updated this evening, 04/03/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 3 Mar 2020 19:21
River Thames
Property flooding is not currently expected. River levels are high along the River Thames in the Abingdon area in response to recent rainfall. Water levels are currently stabilising, but remain out of banks along this stretch of the River Thames, and we expect the flooding of low-lying land, footpaths and roads to continue. The forecast is for a dry night with rain, possibly heavy at times, expected from late morning tomorrow (04/03/20). River levels continue to pose a flood risk and remain sensitive to further rain. We are monitoring the situation. Our Lock Keepers are operating weirs to reduce flood risk. Please remain safe and aware of your local surroundings, avoid riverside paths and avoid contact with flood water. This message will be updated tomorrow morning, 04/03/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 3 Mar 2020 08:35
River Thames
Property flooding is not currently expected. River levels are high along the River Thames in the Abingdon area in response to recent rainfall. Water levels are currently stabilising, but a further rise is expected over the next 48 hours. Water levels remain out of banks along this stretch of the River Thames, and we expect to see the flooding of low-lying land, footpaths and roads to continue. The forecast is for a predominantly dry day today (03/03/20) with the possibility of light showers, followed by a dry night. River levels continue to pose a flood risk and remain sensitive to further rain. We are monitoring the situation. Our Lock Keepers are operating weirs to reduce flood risk. Please remain safe and aware of your local surroundings, avoid riverside paths and avoid contact with flood water. This message will be updated this evening, 03/03/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 2 Mar 2020 18:55
River Thames
Property flooding is not currently expected. River levels are high and very slowly rising along the River Thames in the Abingdon area in response to recent rainfall. Water levels remain out of banks along this stretch of the River Thames, and we expect to see the flooding of low-lying land, footpaths and roads to continue. The forecast is for a dry night followed by a dry day tomorrow (03/03/20). River levels continue to pose a flood risk and remain sensitive to further rain. We are monitoring the situation. Our Lock Keepers are operating weirs to reduce flood risk. Please remain safe and aware of your local surroundings, avoid riverside paths and avoid contact with flood water. This message will be updated tomorrow morning, 03/03/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 2 Mar 2020 10:36
River Thames
Property flooding is not currently expected. River levels are high and very slowly rising along the River Thames in the Abingdon area in response to recent rainfall. Water levels remain out of banks along parts of the River Thames, particularly in the Culham area, and we expect to see the flooding of low-lying land, footpaths and roads to continue. The forecast is for any remaining showers to clear by mid-morning to leave a dry day followed by a dry night. River levels continue to pose a flood risk and remain sensitive to further rain. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our Lock Keepers are operating weirs to reduce flood risk. Please remain safe and aware of your local surroundings, avoid riverside paths and avoid contact with flood water. This message will be updated this evening, 02/03/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 1 Mar 2020 19:38
River Thames
Property flooding is not currently expected. River levels are high and very slowly rising along the River Thames in the Abingdon area in response to recent rainfall. Water levels remain out of banks along parts of the River Thames, particularly in the Culham area, and we expect to see the flooding of low-lying land, footpaths and roads to continue. The forecast is for showers, at times heavy, overnight, clearing by morning to leave a dry day tomorrow (02/03/20). River levels continue to pose a flood risk and remain sensitive to further rain. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our Lock Keepers are operating weirs to reduce flood risk. Please remain safe and aware of your local surroundings, avoid riverside paths and avoid contact with flood water. This message will be updated tomorrow morning, 02/03/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 1 Mar 2020 09:39
River Thames
Property flooding is not currently expected. River levels are high and very slowly rising along the River Thames in the Abingdon area in response to recent rainfall. Water levels remain out of banks along parts of the River Thames, particularly in the Culham area, and we expect to see the flooding of low-lying land, footpaths and roads to continue. The forecast is for a predominantly dry day today (01/03/20) with an occasional light shower. Heavier showers are expected overnight. River levels continue to pose a flood risk and remain sensitive to further rain. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our Lock Keepers are operating weirs to reduce flood risk. Please remain safe and aware of your local surroundings, avoid riverside paths and avoid contact with flood water. This message will be updated this evening, 01/03/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 29 Feb 2020 20:14
River Thames
Property flooding is not currently expected. River levels are high and very slowly rising along the River Thames in the Abingdon area in response to recent rainfall. Water levels remain out of banks along parts the River Thames, particularly in the Culham area, and we expect to see the flooding of low-lying land, footpaths and roads to continue. The forecast is for a predominantly dry night interspersed with light showers. Tomorrow (01/03/20) is predominantly dry with light showers in the afternoon. River levels continue to pose a flood risk and remain sensitive to further rain. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our Lock Keepers are operating weirs to reduce flood risk. Please remain safe and aware of your local surroundings, avoid riverside paths and avoid contact with flood water. This message will be updated tomorrow morning, 01/03/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 29 Feb 2020 09:21
River Thames
Property flooding is not currently expected. River levels are steadily rising along the River Thames in the Abingdon area in response to recent rainfall. Water levels remain out of banks along parts the River Thames, particularly around Culham, and we expect to see the flooding of low-lying land, footpaths and roads to continue. The forecast is for persistent rain to clear this morning leaving showers through today (29/02/20) and overnight. River levels continue to pose a flood risk and remain sensitive to further rain. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our Lock Keepers are operating weirs to reduce flood risk. Please remain safe and aware of your local surroundings, avoid riverside paths and avoid contact with flood water. This message will be updated this evening, 29/02/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 28 Feb 2020 19:01
River Thames
Property flooding is not currently expected. We expect river levels to continue slowly falling across all lock sites. Water levels remain out of banks along parts of the River Thames, particularly around Culham, and we expect to see the flooding of low-lying land, footpaths and roads to continue. The forecast is for persistent rain overnight, heavy at times. Persistent rain will clear early in the morning leaving showers through tomorrow (29/02/20). River levels are generally falling, but still pose a flood risk and remain sensitive to further rain. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our Lock Keepers are operating weirs to reduce flood risk. Please remain safe and aware of your local surroundings, avoid riverside paths and avoid contact with flood water. This message will be updated tomorrow morning, 29/02/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 28 Feb 2020 09:15
River Thames
Property flooding is not currently expected. We expect river levels to continue slowly falling across all lock sites. Water levels remain out of banks along parts the River Thames, particularly around Culham, and we expect to see the flooding of low-lying land, footpaths and roads to continue. The forecast is for persistent rain today (28/02/20), at times heavy. Lighter rain will continue through the night. River levels are generally falling, but still pose a flood risk and remain sensitive to further rain. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our Lock Keepers are operating weirs to reduce flood risk. Please remain safe and aware of your local surroundings, avoid riverside paths and avoid contact with flood water. This message will be updated this evening, 28/02/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 27 Feb 2020 15:55
River Thames
Property flooding is not currently expected. We expect river levels to continue slowly falling across all lock sites. Water levels remain out of banks along parts the River Thames, particularly around Culham, and we expect the flooding of low-lying land, footpaths and roads to continue. The forecast is for showers, at times heavy and wintry, clearing by late morning followed by a dry afternoon (27/2/20). River levels are generally falling, but still pose a flood risk and remain sensitive to further rain. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our Lock Keepers are operating weirs to reduce flood risk. Please remain safe and aware of your local surroundings, avoid riverside paths and avoid contact with flood water. This message will be updated tomorrow morning, 28/02/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 27 Feb 2020 15:45
River Thames
Property flooding is not currently expected. We expect river levels to continue slowly falling across all lock sites. Water levels remain out of banks along the River Thames in the Oxford area and we expect to see the flooding of low-lying land, footpaths and roads to continue. The forecast is for showers, at times heavy and wintry, clearing by late morning followed by a dry afternoon (27/2/20). River levels are generally falling, but still pose a flood risk and will rise again if we receive further rain. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our Lock Keepers are operating weirs to reduce flood risk. Please remain safe and aware of your local surroundings, avoid riverside paths and avoid contact with flood water. This message will be updated tomorrow morning, 27/02/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 26 Feb 2020 17:36
River Thames
Property flooding is not currently expected. We expect river levels to continue slowly falling across all lock sites. Water levels remain out of banks along parts the River Thames, particularly around Culham, and we expect to see the flooding of low-lying land, footpaths and roads to continue. The forecast is for showers, at times heavy and wintry, overnight, clearing late tomorrow morning (27/02/20). River levels are generally falling, but still pose a flood risk and remain sensitive to further rain. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our Lock Keepers are operating weirs to reduce flood risk. Please remain safe and aware of your local surroundings, avoid riverside paths and avoid contact with flood water. This message will be updated tomorrow morning, 27/02/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 26 Feb 2020 11:14
River Thames
Property flooding is not currently expected. We expect river levels to continue slowly falling across all lock sites. Water levels remain out of banks along parts the River Thames, particularly around Culham, and we expect to see the flooding of low-lying land, footpaths and roads to continue. The forecast is for light showers today (26/02/20) with heavier rainfall, possibly wintry, overnight. River levels are generally falling, but still pose a flood risk and remain sensitive to further rain. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our Lock Keepers are operating weirs to reduce flood risk. Please remain safe and aware of your local surroundings, avoid riverside paths and avoid contact with flood water. This message will be updated this evening, 26/02/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 25 Feb 2020 13:03
River Thames
Property flooding is not currently expected. We expect river levels to continue falling across all lock sites. Water levels remain out of banks along the River Thames and we expect to see the flooding of low-lying land, footpaths and roads to continue. The forecast is for some light rain over the next 24 hours. River levels are generally falling, but still pose a flood risk and will rise again if we receive further rain. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our Lock Keepers are operating weirs to reduce flood risk. Please remain safe and aware of your local surroundings, avoid riverside paths and avoid contact with flood water. This message will be updated tomorrow, 26/02/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 24 Feb 2020 11:42
River Thames
Property flooding is not currently expected. We expect river levels to continue falling across all lock sites over the next 24 to 48 hours. Water levels remain out of banks along the River Thames and we expect to see the flooding of low-lying land, footpaths and roads to continue. The forecast is for light rain over the next 24 hours. River levels are generally falling, but still pose a flood risk and will rise again if we receive further rain. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our Lock Keepers are operating weirs to reduce flood risk. Please remain safe and aware of your local surroundings, avoid riverside paths and avoid contact with flood water. This message will be updated tomorrow, 25/02/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 23 Feb 2020 10:38
River Thames
Property flooding is not currently expected. We expect river levels to continue falling across all lock sites over the next 24 to 48 hours. Water levels remain out of banks along the River Thames and we expect to see the flooding of low-lying land, footpaths and roads to continue. The forecast is for clouds and light rain this morning, Sunday, which will clear away this afternoon. We will receive further rain Monday morning. River levels are generally falling, but still pose a flood risk and will rise again if we receive further rain. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our Lock Keepers are operating weirs to reduce flood risk. Please remain safe and aware of your local surroundings, avoid riverside paths and avoid contact with flood water. This message will be updated tomorrow, 24/02/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 22 Feb 2020 11:33
River Thames
Property flooding is not currently expected. We expect river levels to continue falling across all lock sites over the next 24 to 48 hours. Water levels remain out of banks along the River Thames and we expect to see the flooding of low-lying land, footpaths and roads to continue. Today will be mostly dry with the potential for a few showers, we will receive rain overnight and into tomorrow. River levels are generally falling, but still pose a flood risk and will rise again if we receive further rain. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our Lock Keepers are operating weirs to reduce flood risk. Please remain safe and aware of your local surroundings, avoid riverside paths and avoid contact with flood water. This message will be updated tomorrow, 23/02/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 21 Feb 2020 11:27
River Thames
Property flooding is not currently expected. River levels are expected to be falling at all Lock sites over the next 24-48 hours, and we are already seeing this in most places. Water levels remain out of banks along the River Thames and we expect to see the flooding of low-lying land, footpaths and roads to continue. No further rain is forecast today (21/02/20). A band of cloud and light rain is forecast to cross the area overnight with the chance of showers on Saturday. River levels are generally falling, but still pose a flood risk and will rise again if we receive further rain. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our Lock Keepers are operating weirs to reduce flood risk. Please remain safe and aware of your local surroundings, avoid riverside paths and avoid contact with flood water. This message will be updated tomorrow, 22/02/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 20 Feb 2020 14:42
River Thames
Property flooding is not currently expected. River levels are high but steady on the River Thames in the Abingdon area following recent rainfall. Therefore, flooding of low-lying land, footpaths and roads is expected to continue in all areas on the River Thames between Abingdon and Dorchester. Further showers are expected today before clearing overnight 20/02/20. 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 checking defences and clearing trash screens. Please remain safe and aware of your local surroundings and avoid contact with flood water. This message will be updated tomorrow, 21/02/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 19 Feb 2020 20:38
River Thames
Property flooding is not currently expected. River levels are high but steady on the River Thames in the Abingdon area following recent rainfall. Therefore, flooding of low-lying land, footpaths and roads is expected to continue in all areas on the River Thames between Abingdon and Dorchester. Any showers today, 19/02/20, have mostly cleared to leave a largely dry night for most areas. A further band of heavy rainfall is forecast from late tomorrow morning, 20/02/20, which will clear by tomorrow evening. We expect river levels to peak in the early hours of Friday morning, 21/02/20. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are operating weirs to reduce flood risk and in the area clearing weed/trash screens. Please remain safe and aware of your local surroundings and avoid contact with flood water. This message will be updated tomorrow, 20/02/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 18 Feb 2020 17:49
River Thames
Property flooding is not currently expected. River levels continue to slowly rise on the River Thames following Storm Dennis. Therefore, flooding of low-lying land, footpaths and roads is expected to continue in all areas on the River Thames between Abingdon and Dorchester. Further rainfall, which could be heavy at times, is forecast this afternoon before clearing later this evening (18/02/20), leaving a largely dry night. We expect river levels to remain high over the coming days. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are operating weirs to reduce flood risk and in the area clearing weed/trash screens. Please remain safe and aware of your local surroundings and avoid contact with flood water. This message will be updated tomorrow, 19/02/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 17 Feb 2020 21:23
River Thames
Property flooding is not currently expected. River levels continue to rise on the River Thames as a result of Storm Dennis. Therefore, flooding of low-lying land, footpaths and roads is expected to continue in the areas between Abingdon and Dorchester. Further rainfall showers are forecast over the next 12 hours, but rainfall totals are forecast to be low. We expect river levels to remain high over the coming days. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are operating weirs to reduce flood risk and in the area clearing weed/trash screens. Please remain safe and aware of your local surroundings and avoid contact with flood water. This message will be updated tomorrow morning, 18/02/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 17 Feb 2020 09:26
River Thames
Property flooding is not currently expected. River levels remain high but stable on the River Thames due to the rainfall over the weekend. The River is expected to be out of banks along its length. No property flooding is currently expected, but flooding of low-lying land, footpaths and roads is expected to continue. The forecast is for a mostly dry day with a chance of some heavy showers. We are closely monitoring the situation and we have been operating our weirs to reduce flood risk. Please remain safe and aware of your local surroundings and refer to the 'River and Sea levels in England' webpage for current river levels. This message will be updated this evening, 17/02/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 17 Feb 2020 00:28
River Thames
Property flooding is not currently expected. River levels are high and out of banks on the River Thames in the Culham and Abingdon areas as a result of Storm Dennis. We expect river levels to continue rising overnight and remain high over the coming days in response to the recent rainfall. Property flooding is not currently expected. The forecast is for lighter showers overnight (16/02/20) and on Monday (17/02/20). Our incident response staff have been in the area clearing trash screens and operating weirs. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please remain safe and aware of your local surroundings and refer to the 'River and Sea levels in England' webpage for current river levels. This message will be updated in the morning, 17/02/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 16 Feb 2020 09:23
River Thames
Property flooding is not currently expected. River levels are high and out of banks on the River Thames especially as a result of Storm Dennis. Further heavy rainfall is forecast over the next 24 hours, the rain that we have experienced over the past few days is now making its way down the Thames therefore we expect water levels to continue to rise slowly over the next few days. We expect river levels to remain high over the coming weeks in response to this rainfall. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are in the area clearing weed/trash screens. Please remain safe and aware of your local surroundings and refer to the 'River and Sea levels in England' webpage for current river levels. This message will be updated this evening, 16/02/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 22 Jan 2020 09:38
River Thames
Property flooding is not currently expected. River levels have been high but are now falling slowly on the River Thames as a result of the recent heavy rainfall. Therefore, flooding of low-lying roads and farmland is expected to continue, particularly in the Culham Lock area. The weather forecast for today (22/01/20) and for the rest of this week is for dry settled weather to continue. We expect river levels to remain high. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are operating weirs to reduce flood risk. Please refer to the 'River and Sea levels in England' webpage for current river levels and avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses. This message will be updated this evening, 22/01/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 21 Jan 2020 19:16
River Thames
Property flooding is not currently expected. River levels have been high but are now falling slowly on the River Thames as a result of the recent heavy rainfall. Therefore, flooding of low-lying roads and farmland is expected to continue, particularly in the Culham Lock area. The forecast for this week is for mainly settled dry weather. Tonight (21/1/20) there is a small chance of light isolated showers which will clear in the early hours. Wednesday (22/1/20) will be dry. We expect river levels to remain high. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are operating weirs to reduce flood risk. Please refer to the 'River and Sea levels in England' webpage for current river levels and avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses. This message will be updated tomorrow morning, 22/01/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 21 Jan 2020 10:31
River Thames
Property flooding is not currently expected. River levels have been high but are now falling slowly on the River Thames as a result of the recent heavy rainfall. Therefore, flooding of low-lying roads and farmland is expected to continue, particularly in the Culham Lock area. The forecast for this week is for mainly settled dry weather. We expect river levels to remain high. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are operating weirs to reduce flood risk. Please refer to the 'River and Sea levels in England' webpage for current river levels and avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses. This message will be updated this evening, 21/01/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 20 Jan 2020 18:55
River Thames
Property flooding is not currently expected. River levels are high but falling slowly on the River Thames. Therefore, flooding of low-lying roads and farmland is expected to continue. The forecast is for settled, mainly dry, weather this week. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are operating weirs to reduce flood risk. Please refer to the 'River and Sea levels in England' webpage for current river levels and avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses. This message will be updated tomorrow morning, 21/01/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 20 Jan 2020 11:57
River Thames
Property flooding is not currently expected. River levels are high but steady on the River Thames as a result of the recent heavy rainfall. Therefore, flooding of low-lying roads and farmland is expected to continue, particularly in the Culham Lock area. The forecast for today is mainly dry, with settled weather expected for the early part of this week. We expect river levels to remain high. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are operating weirs to reduce flood risk. Please refer to the 'River and Sea levels in England' webpage for current river levels and avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses. This message will be updated this evening, 20/01/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 19 Jan 2020 18:45
River Thames
Property flooding is not currently expected. River levels are high but steady on the River Thames as a result of the recent heavy rainfall. Therefore, flooding of low-lying roads and farmland is expected to continue, particularly in the Culham Lock area. The forecast for the next cople of days is mainly dry. We expect river levels to remain high. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are operating weirs to reduce flood risk. Please refer to the 'River and Sea levels in England' webpage for current river levels and avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses. This message will be updated tomorrow morning, 20/01/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 19 Jan 2020 11:16
River Thames
Property flooding is not currently expected. River levels are high but steady on the River Thames as a result of the recent heavy rainfall. Therefore, flooding of low-lying roads and farmland is expected to continue, particularly in the Culham Lock area. The forecast for today is mainly dry, with settled weather expected for the early part of next week. We expect river levels to remain high. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are operating weirs to reduce flood risk. Please refer to the 'River and Sea levels in England' webpage for current river levels and avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses. This message will be updated this evening, 19/01/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 18 Jan 2020 19:39
River Thames
Property flooding is not currently expected. River levels remain high and are rising slowly on the River Thames as a result of the recent heavy rainfall. Therefore, flooding of low-lying roads and farmland is expected to continue, particularly in the Culham Lock area. The forecast for this weekend is mainly dry, with settled weather expected for the early part of next week. We expect river levels to remain high. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are operating weirs to reduce flood risk. Please refer to the 'River and Sea levels in England' webpage for current river levels and avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses. This message will be updated tomorrow morning, 19/01/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 18 Jan 2020 11:35
River Thames
Property flooding is not currently expected. River levels remain high and are rising slowly on the River Thames as a result of the recent heavy rainfall. Therefore, flooding of low-lying roads and farmland is expected to continue, particularly in the Culham Lock area. The forecast for this weekend is mainly dry, with settled weather expected for the early part of next week. We expect river levels to remain high. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are operating weirs to reduce flood risk. Please refer to the 'River and Sea levels in England' webpage for current river levels and avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses. This message will be updated this evening, 18/01/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 17 Jan 2020 18:38
River Thames
"Property flooding is not currently expected. River levels remain high and are rising slowly on the River Thames as a result of the recent heavy rainfall. Therefore, flooding of low-lying roads and farmland is expected to continue, particularly in the Culham Lock area. The forecast for this evening and overnight is for mostly dry weather. We expect river levels to remain high. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are operating weirs to reduce flood risk. Please refer to the 'River and Sea levels in England' webpage for current river levels and avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses. This message will be updated this tomorrow morning, 18/01/20, or as the situation changes. "


Flood Alert issued on 17 Jan 2020 10:30
River Thames
"Property flooding is not currently expected. River levels remain high and are rising slowly on the River Thames as a result of heavy rainfall. Therefore, flooding of low-lying roads and farmland is expected to continue, particularly in the Culham Lock area. Further light showers are possible today (17/01/20) but more settled weather is expected from this weekend. We expect river levels to remain high. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are operating weirs to reduce flood risk. Please refer to the 'River and Sea levels in England' webpage for current river levels and avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses. This message will be updated this evening, 17/01/20, or as the situation changes."


Flood Alert issued on 16 Jan 2020 19:41
River Thames
"Property flooding is not currently expected. River levels remain high on the River Thames as a result of heavy rainfall. Therefore, flooding of low-lying roads and farmland is expected to continue, particularly in the Culham Lock area. Further heavy showers are forecast this evening (16/01/20) but more settled weather is expected from this weekend. We expect river levels to remain high. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are operating weirs to reduce flood risk. Please refer to the 'River and Sea levels in England' webpage for current river levels and avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses. This message will be updated tomorrow morning, 17/01/20, or as the situation changes."


Flood Alert issued on 16 Jan 2020 11:11
River Thames
"Property flooding is not currently expected. River levels remain high on the River Thames as a result of heavy rainfall. Therefore, flooding of low-lying roads and farmland is expected to continue, particularly in the Culham Lock area. Further heavy showers are forecast today (16/01/20) but more settled weather is expected from this weekend. We expect river levels to remain high. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are operating weirs to reduce flood risk. Please refer to the 'River and Sea levels in England' webpage for current river levels and avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses. This message will be updated this evening, 16/01/20, or as the situation changes."


Flood Alert issued on 15 Jan 2020 20:21
River Thames
"Property flooding is not currently expected. River levels have risen on the River Thames as a result of heavy rainfall. Therefore, flooding of low-lying roads and farmland is expected to continue, particularly in the Culham Lock area. Further light showers are forecast over the next 24 hours, with heavy showers on Thursday evening. We expect river levels to remain high. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are operating weirs to reduce flood risk. Please refer to the 'River and Sea levels in England' webpage for current river levels and avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses. This message will be updated tomorrow morning, 16/01/20, or as the situation changes."


Flood Alert issued on 15 Jan 2020 13:31
River Thames
Property flooding is not currently expected. River levels have risen on the River Thames as a result of heavy rainfall. Therefore, flooding of low-lying roads and farmland is possible today (15/01/20), particularly in the Culham Lock area. Further light showers are forecast over the next 24 hours, with possible heavy showers on Thursday evening. We expect river levels to remain high. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are operating weirs to reduce flood risk. Please refer to the 'River and Sea levels in England' webpage for current river levels and avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses. This message will be updated this evening, 15/01/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 30 Dec 2019 18:11
River Thames
Property flooding is not currently expected. River levels remain high but continue to fall on the River Thames following a period of sustained rainfall. Therefore, the risk of flooding is reducing. The forecast is for a dry night, with light showers possible during the day tomorrow (31/12/19). We expect river levels to continue falling over the coming days. We continue to monitor the situation. Please remain safe and aware of your local surroundings and refer to the 'River and Sea levels in England' webpage for current river levels. This message will be updated tomorrow morning, 31/12/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 30 Dec 2019 08:34
River Thames
Property flooding is not currently expected. River levels remain high but continue to fall on the River Thames following a period of sustained rainfall. Therefore, the risk of flooding is reducing. Today (30/12/19) is forecast to remain largely dry. We expect river levels to continue falling over the coming days. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are operating weirs to reduce flood risk. Please remain safe and aware of your local surroundings and refer to the 'River and Sea levels in England' webpage for current river levels. This message will be updated this evening, 30/12/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 29 Dec 2019 18:28
River Thames
Property flooding is not currently expected. River levels remain high but continue to fall on the River Thames following a period of sustained rainfall. Therefore, the risk of flooding is reducing. There may be some very light showers from tomorrow morning (30/12/19) through the day, but most places are expected to remain dry. River levels are falling, but still pose a flood risk. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are operating weirs to reduce flood risk. Please remain safe and aware of your local surroundings and refer to the 'River and Sea levels in England' webpage for current river levels. This message will be updated tomorrow morning, 30/12/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 29 Dec 2019 08:50
River Thames
Property flooding is not currently expected. River levels remain high but continue to fall on the River Thames following a period of sustained rainfall. Therefore, flooding of low-lying land, footpaths and roads is expected to continue, especially in the Abingdon and Culham areas. Today (29/12/19) is forecast to be dry. There may be some light showers tomorrow morning and daytime, but rainfall totals will be low and many places will stay dry throughout tomorrow (30/12/19). We expect river levels to continue falling over the coming days. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are operating weirs to reduce flood risk. Please remain safe and aware of your local surroundings and avoid contact with flood water. This message will be updated this evening, 29/12/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 28 Dec 2019 18:00
River Thames
Property flooding is not currently expected. River levels remain high but continue to fall on the River Thames following a period of sustained rainfall. Therefore, flooding of low-lying land, footpaths and roads is expected to continue, especially in the Abingdon and Culham areas. No further rainfall is forecast tonight (28/12/19) or tomorrow (29/12/19). We expect river levels to continue falling over the coming days. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are operating weirs to reduce flood risk. Please remain safe and aware of your local surroundings and avoid contact with flood water. This message will be updated tomorrow morning, 29/12/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 28 Dec 2019 08:28
River Thames
Property flooding is not currently expected. River levels remain high but continue to fall on the River Thames following a period of sustained rainfall. Therefore, flooding of low-lying land, footpaths and roads is expected to continue, especially around Abingdon. No further rainfall is forecast over the weekend. We expect river levels to continue falling over the coming days. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are operating weirs to reduce flood risk. Please remain safe and aware of your local surroundings and avoid contact with flood water. This message will be updated this evening, 28/12/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 27 Dec 2019 18:23
River Thames
Property flooding is not currently expected. River levels remain high but continue to fall on the River Thames following a period of sustained rainfall. Therefore, flooding of low-lying land, footpaths and roads is expected to continue. No further rainfall is forecast over the weekend. We expect river levels to continue falling over the coming days. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are operating weirs to reduce flood risk. Please remain safe and aware of your local surroundings and avoid contact with flood water. This message will be updated tomorrow morning, 28/12/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 27 Dec 2019 09:34
River Thames
Property flooding is not currently expected. River levels are high but steady on the River Thames from Culham Lock down to the Abingdon area as a result of high river levels upstream. Therefore, flooding of low-lying land, footpaths and roads is expected to continue. No rainfall is forecast today (27/12/19) or tomorrow (28/12/19) and so we expect river levels to continue to gradually fall over the next 48 hours. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please remain safe and aware of your local surroundings and avoid contact with flood water. This message will be updated this evening, 27/12/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 26 Dec 2019 17:51
River Thames
Property flooding is not currently expected. River levels are high but steady on the River Thames from Culham Lock down to the Abingdon area as a result of high river levels upstream. Therefore, flooding of low-lying land, footpaths and roads is expected to continue. Further rainfall is forecast over night into the early hours of Friday morning (27/12/19) though this will not significantly impact river levels. Friday will be mostly dry. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please remain safe and aware of your local surroundings and avoid contact with flood water. This message will be updated tomorrow morning, 27/12/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 26 Dec 2019 10:59
River Thames
Property flooding is not currently expected. River levels are high but steady on the River Thames from Culham Lock down to the Abingdon area as a result of high river levels upstream. Therefore, flooding of low-lying land, footpaths and roads is expected to continue. Rainfall is forecast today (26/12/19) which may be heavy at times, with further heavy and possibly persistent rainfall forecast over night into the early hours of Friday morning (27/12/19). We expect river levels to be responsive to further rainfall today. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please remain safe and aware of your local surroundings and avoid contact with flood water. This message will be updated this evening, 26/12/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 25 Dec 2019 19:26
River Thames
Property flooding is not currently expected. River levels are high but steady on the River Thames from Culham Lock down to the Abingdon area as a result of high river levels upstream. Therefore, flooding of low-lying land, footpaths and roads is expected to continue. No rainfall is forecast tonight (25/12/19), although there is the potential for further showers, which may be heavy at times, throughout tomorrow (26/12/19). We expect river levels to start falling over the coming days. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please remain safe and aware of your local surroundings and avoid contact with flood water. This message will be updated tomorrow, 26/12/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 25 Dec 2019 08:30
River Thames
Property flooding is not currently expected. River levels are high but steady on the River Thames as a result of high river levels upstream. Therefore, flooding of low-lying land, footpaths and roads is expected to continue. No further rainfall is forecast today (25/12/19), although there is the potential for further showers, which may be heavy at times, throughout tomorrow (26/12/19). We expect river levels to remain high over the coming days. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are operating weirs to reduce flood risk. Please remain safe and aware of your local surroundings and avoid contact with flood water. This message will be updated this evening, 25/12/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 24 Dec 2019 19:18
River Thames
Property flooding is not currently expected. River levels are high and stable on the River Thames. Therefore, flooding of low-lying land, footpaths and roads is expected to continue, particularly in the Abingdon to Clifton Lock area. The forecast is for a dry evening (24/12/2019) and clear Christmas Day (25/12/2019) with potential for heavy showers on Boxing Day (26/12/19). River levels are slowly rising and will remain high over the coming days. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff have been in the area clearing weed/trash screens. Please remain safe and aware of your local surroundings and refer to the 'River and Sea levels in England' webpage for current river levels. This message will be updated tomorrow morning, 25/12/2019, or if the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 24 Dec 2019 11:21
River Thames
Property flooding is not currently expected. River levels are high and very slowly rising on the River Thames as water makes its way through the river system. Therefore, flooding of low-lying land, footpaths and roads is expected to continue, particularly in the Abingdon to Clifton lock area. Showers are forecast this morning (24/12/19), clearing this afternoon and overnight. River levels are slowly rising and will remain high over the coming days. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff have been in the area clearing weed/trash screens. Please remain safe and aware of your local surroundings and refer to the 'River and Sea levels in England' webpage for current river levels. This message will be updated this evening, 24/12/2019, or if the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 23 Dec 2019 09:39
River Thames
Property flooding is not currently expected. River levels are high and slowly risng on the River Thames as water makes its way through the river system. Therefore, flooding of low-lying land, footpaths and roads is expected to continue, particularly in the Abingdon and Culham areas. Today is forecast to be mainly dry before more rain moves in overnight tonight into Tuesday (24/12/2019). River levels are slowly rising and will remain high over the coming days. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff have been in the area clearing weed/trash screens. Please remain safe and aware of your local surroundings and refer to the 'River and Sea levels in England' webpage for current river levels. This message will be updated tomorrow, 24/12/2019, or if the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 22 Dec 2019 09:46
River Thames
Property flooding is not currently expected. River levels are high and slowly risng on the River Thames as water makes its way through the river system. Therefore, flooding of low-lying land, footpaths and roads is expected to continue, particularly in the Abingdon and Culham areas. The rain is forecast to clear this morning leaving a mostly dry day today, 22/12/2019. River levels are slowly rising and will remain high over the coming days. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff have been in the area clearing weed/trash screens. Please remain safe and aware of your local surroundings and refer to the 'River and Sea levels in England' webpage for current river levels. This message will be updated tomorrow, 23/12/2019, or if the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 21 Dec 2019 19:37
River Thames
Property flooding is not currently expected. River levels are high but steady on the River Thames. Therefore, flooding of low-lying land, footpaths and roads is expected to continue, particularly in the Abingdon and Culham areas. There is a chance of some further showers overnight tonight (21/12/19). We therefore expect river levels to remain high over the weekend. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff have been in the area clearing weed and trash screens. Please remain safe and aware of your local surroundings and refer to the 'River and Sea levels in England' webpage for current river levels. This message will be updated tomorrow morning, 22/12/2019, or if the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 21 Dec 2019 09:47
River Thames
Property flooding is not currently expected. River levels are high but steady on the River Thames. Therefore, flooding of low-lying land, footpaths and roads is expected to continue, particularly in the Abingdon and Culham areas. We are expecting further showers this morning, followed by a band of rainfall this afternoon (21/12/19). We therefore expect river levels to remain high over the weekend. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff have been in the area clearing weed/trash screens. Please remain safe and aware of your local surroundings and refer to the 'River and Sea levels in England' webpage for current river levels. This message will be updated this afternoon, 21/12/2019, or if the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 20 Dec 2019 20:49
River Thames
Property flooding is not currently expected. River levels are high but steady on the River Thames. Therefore, flooding of low-lying land, footpaths and roads is expected to continue, particularly in the Abingdon and Culham areas. We are expecting heavy showers overnight through to Saturday morning (21/12/19). We therefore expect river levels to rise further over the coming days and into the early part of next week. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff have been in the area clearing weed and trash screens. Please remain safe and aware of your local surroundings and refer to the 'River and Sea levels in England' webpage for current river levels. This message will be updated tomorrow morning, 21/12/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 20 Dec 2019 08:22
River Thames
Property flooding is not currently expected. River levels are high but steady on the River Thames. Therefore, flooding of low-lying land, footpaths and roads is expected to continue, particularly in the Abingdon and Culham areas. We are expecting persistent and at times heavy rainfall to continue this morning (20/12/19), followed by heavy showers from this afternoon through to Saturday morning (21/12/19). We therefore expect river levels to rise further over the coming days and into the early part of next week. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are in the area clearing weed/trash screens. Please remain safe and aware of your local surroundings and refer to the 'River and Sea levels in England' webpage for current river levels. This message will be updated this evening, 20/12/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 19 Dec 2019 21:26
River Thames
Property flooding is not currently expected. River levels are high but steady on the River Thames. Therefore, flooding of low-lying land, footpaths and roads is expected to continue, particularly in the Abingdon and Culham areas. We are expecting heavy, persistent showers across the area overnight. We therefore expect river levels to rise further over the coming days and into the early part of next week. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are in the area clearing weed/trash screens. Please remain safe and aware of your local surroundings and refer to the 'River and Sea levels in England' webpage for current river levels. This message will be updated tomorrow morning, 20/12/2019 or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 19 Dec 2019 10:05
River Thames
Property flooding is not currently expected. River levels are high but steady on the River Thames. Therefore, flooding of low-lying land, footpaths and roads is expected to continue, particularly in the Abingdon and Culham areas. From this afternoon 19/12/19, Friday 20/12/19 and into the weekend, we are expecting heavy, persistent showers across the area. We therefore expect river levels to rise further over the coming days and into the early part of next week. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are in the area clearing weed/trash screens. Please remain safe and aware of your local surroundings and refer to the 'River and Sea levels in England' webpage for current river levels. This message will be updated this evening, 19/12/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 18 Dec 2019 19:32
River Thames
Property flooding is not currently expected. River levels are high but steady on the River Thames. Therefore, flooding of low-lying land, footpaths and roads is expected to continue, particularly in the Abingdon and Culham areas. From this evening (18/12/19), through tomorrow 19/12/19, Friday 20/12/19 and the weekend, we are expecting heavy, persistent showers across the area. We therefore expect river levels to rise further over the coming days and into the early part of next week. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are operating weirs to reduce flood risk. Please remain safe and aware of your local surroundings and avoid contact with flood water. This message will be updated tomorrow morning, 19/12/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 18 Dec 2019 09:38
River Thames
Property flooding is not currently expected. River levels are high but steady on the River Thames as a result of high river levels upstream. Therefore, flooding of low-lying land, footpaths and roads is expected to continue, particularly in the Abingdon and Culham areas. From this evening (18/12/19), through tomorrow 19/12/19, Friday 20/12/19 and the weekend we are expecting heavy, persistent showers across the area. We therefore expect river levels to rise further over the coming days and into the early part of next week. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are operating weirs to reduce flood risk. Please remain safe and aware of your local surroundings and avoid contact with flood water. This message will be updated this evening, 18/12/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 17 Dec 2019 21:22
River Thames
Property flooding is not currently expected. River levels continue to rise on the River Thames as a result of high river levels upstream. Therefore, flooding of low-lying land, footpaths and roads is expected to continue. No heavy rain showers are forecast overnight, although there might be some light showers in a few places - most places will remain dry. However, from tomorrow evening (18/12/19), through Thursday 19/12/19, Friday 20/12/19 and the weekend we are expecting heavy, persistent showers across the area. We therefore expect river levels to rise further over the coming days and into the early part of next week. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are operating weirs to reduce flood risk. Please remain safe and aware of your local surroundings and avoid contact with flood water. This message will be updated tomorrow morning, 18/12/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 17 Dec 2019 11:51
River Thames
Property flooding is not currently expected. River levels continue to rise on the River Thames as a result of high river levels upstream, particularly in the Culham area. Therefore, flooding of low-lying land, footpaths and roads is expected to continue. Further rainfall is forecast today 17/12/19. We expect river levels to remain high throughout this week. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are operating weirs to reduce flood risk. Please remain safe and aware of your local surroundings and avoid contact with flood water. This message will be updated this evening, 17/12/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 16 Dec 2019 21:40
River Thames
Property flooding is not currently expected. River levels continue to rise on the River Thames as a result of high river levels upstream. Therefore, flooding of low-lying land, footpaths and roads is expected to continue. Some light showers are forecast over the next 12 hours, but rainfall totals are expected to be low and most places will remain dry throughout the night. We expect river levels to remain high throughout this week. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are operating weirs to reduce flood risk. Please remain safe and aware of your local surroundings and avoid contact with flood water. This message will be updated tomorrow morning, 17/12/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 16 Dec 2019 12:03
River Thames
Property flooding is not currently expected. River levels continue to rise on the River Thames as a result of high river levels upstream. Therefore, flooding of low-lying land, footpaths and roads is expected to continue in the Abingdon and Culham areas. No further rainfall is forecast today. We expect river levels to remain high throughout this week. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are operating weirs to reduce flood risk. Please remain safe and aware of your local surroundings and avoid contact with flood water. This message will be updated this evening, 16/12/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 15 Dec 2019 19:44
River Thames
Property flooding is not currently expected. River levels have risen on the River Thames as a result of high river levels upstream. Therefore, flooding of low-lying land, footpaths and roads is imminent in the Abingdon and Culham areas. Further rainfall, which could be heavy at times, is forecast over the next 12 hours. We expect river levels to remain high throughout the coming week. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are operating weirs to reduce flood risk. Please remain safe and aware of your local surroundings and avoid contact with flood water. This message will be updated tomorrow morning, 16/12/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 15 Dec 2019 10:31
River Thames
Property flooding is not currently expected. River levels are rising on the River Thames as a result of high river levels upstream. Therefore, flooding of low-lying land, footpaths and roads is expected in the Abingdon area. The next 24 hours will be largely dry, but there may be some fast-moving heavy showers in places. We expect river levels to remain high into next week. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are operating weirs to reduce flood risk. Please remain safe and aware of your local surroundings and avoid contact with flood water. This message will be updated this evening, 15/12/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 23 Nov 2019 09:34
River Thames
Property flooding is not currently expected. River levels are high but steady on the River Thames in the Abingdon area as a result of a period of sustained rainfall. The weather forecast is for further showers today (23/11/19) which will clear overnight. As a result of the wet weather, river levels are expected to remain high and pose an ongoing risk of flooding to low lying land and roads. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please remain safe and aware of your local surroundings and refer to the 'River and Sea levels in England' webpage for current river levels. This message will be updated in the evening, 23/11/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 22 Nov 2019 18:50
River Thames
Property flooding is not currently expected. River levels are high but steadily falling on the River Thames in the Abingdon area. The forecast is for a generally dry evening before a band of heavy rainfall passes over the area tonight (22/11/19). Further rainfall is forecast for Saturday (23/11/2019). We are closely monitoring the situation. Please remain safe and aware of your local surroundings and refer to the 'River and Sea levels in England' webpage for current river levels. This message will be updated tomorrow morning, 23/11/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 22 Nov 2019 09:41
River Thames
Property flooding is not currently expected. River levels are high but steady on the River Thames in the Abingdon area as a result of a period of sustained rainfall. Therefore, the risk of flooding remains. Flooding of properties is not forecast at this point. Today's forecast is for further heavy rain, 22/11/19. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please remain safe and aware of your local surroundings and refer to the 'River and Sea levels in England' webpage for current river levels. This message will be updated this evening, 22/11/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 21 Nov 2019 20:36
River Thames
Property flooding is not currently expected. River levels are high but steady on the River Thames in the Abingdon area as a result of a period of sustained rainfall. Therefore, the risk of flooding remains. Flooding of properties is not forecast at this point. No further rainfall is forecast until later this evening. We expect river levels to remain high for the next few days. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are operating weirs to reduce flood risk and in the area clearing weed/trash screens. Please remain safe and aware of your local surroundings and avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses. This message will be updated tomorrow morning, 22/11/19, or as the situation changes. This message will be updated this evening, 21/11/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 21 Nov 2019 10:06
River Thames
Property flooding is not currently expected. River levels are high but steady on the River Thames in the Abingdon area as a result of a period of sustained rainfall. Therefore, the risk of flooding remains. Flooding of properties is not forecast at this point. No further rainfall is forecast until later this evening. We expect river levels to remain high for the next few days. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are operating weirs to reduce flood risk and in the area clearing weed/trash screens. Please remain safe and aware of your local surroundings and avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses. This message will be updated this evening, 21/11/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 20 Nov 2019 19:44
River Thames
"Property flooding is not currently expected. River levels remain high on the River Thames in the Abingdon area as a result of rainfall over the last week and high river levels upstream, but are now starting to fall slowly. Therefore, flooding of low lying road and farmland is expected to continue. The forecast is mostly dry tonight and during the day tomorrow (21/11/19). We expect river levels to remain stable and start to fall slowly over the coming days. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are operating weirs to reduce flood risk. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses and refer to the 'River and Sea levels in England' webpage for current river levels. This message will be updated tomorrow morning, 21/11/2019, or as the situation changes."


Flood Alert issued on 20 Nov 2019 09:53
River Thames
Property flooding is not currently expected. River levels remain high on the River Thames in the Abingdon area as a result of rainfall over the last week and high river levels upstream, but are now starting to fall slowly. Therefore, flooding of low lying road and farmland is expected to continue. The forecast is mostly dry today (20/11/19). We expect river levels to remain stable and start to fall slowly over the coming days. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are operating weirs to reduce flood risk. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses and refer to the 'River and Sea levels in England' webpage for current river levels. This message will be updated this evening, 20/11/2019, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 19 Nov 2019 20:34
River Thames
Property flooding is not currently expected. River levels remain high on the River Thames in the Abingdon area as a result of rainfall over the last week and high river levels upstream, but are now starting to fall slowly. Therefore, flooding of low lying road and farmland is expected to continue. The forecast is mostly dry overnight and tomorrow (20/11/19). We expect river levels to remain stable and start to fall slowly over the coming days. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are operating weirs to reduce flood risk. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses and refer to the 'River and Sea levels in England' webpage for current river levels. This message will be updated tomorrow morning, 20/11/2019, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 19 Nov 2019 10:03
River Thames
Property flooding is not currently expected. River levels remain high on the River Thames in the Abingdon area as a result of rainfall over the last week and high river levels upstream. Therefore, flooding of low lying road and farmland is expected to continue. The forecast is mostly dry today. We expect river levels to remain stable and start to fall slowly over the coming days. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are operating weirs to reduce flood risk. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses and refer to the 'River and Sea levels in England' webpage for current river levels. This message will be updated this evening, 19/11/2019, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 18 Nov 2019 19:00
River Thames
Property flooding is not currently expected. River levels remain high on the River Thames in the Abingdon area as a result of rainfall over the last week and high river levels upstream. Therefore, flooding of low lying roads and farmland is expected to continue. The forecast is mostly dry tonight (18/11/19) and tomorrow. We expect river levels to remain stable and start to fall slowly over the coming days. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are operating weirs to reduce flood risk. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses and refer to the 'River and Sea levels in England' webpage for current river levels. This message will be updated tomorrow morning, 19/11/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 18 Nov 2019 10:05
River Thames
Property flooding is not currently expected. River levels remain high on the River Thames in the Abingdon area as a result of rainfall over the last week and high river levels upstream. Therefore, flooding of low lying roads and farmland is expected to continue. The forecast is for a dry day today and overnight (18/11/19). We expect river levels to remain stable and start to fall slowly over the coming days. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are operating weirs to reduce flood risk. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses and refer to the 'River and Sea levels in England' webpage for current river levels. This message will be updated this evening, 18/11/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 17 Nov 2019 18:47
River Thames
Property flooding is not currently expected. River levels remain high on the River Thames in the Abingdon area as a result of a period of sustained rainfall and high river levels upstream. Therefore, flooding of low lying road and farmland is expected to continue. Further light rainfall is forecast overnight with a mostly dry day tomorrow. We expect river levels to continue to rise slowly. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are operating weirs to reduce flood risk. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses and refer to the 'River and Sea levels in England' webpage for current river levels. This message will be updated tomorrow morning, 18/11/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 17 Nov 2019 09:50
River Thames
Property flooding is not currently expected. River levels remain high on the River Thames in the Abingdon area as a result of a period of sustained rainfall and high river levels upstream. Therefore, flooding of low lying road and farmland is expected to continue. The forecast is mostly dry today. We expect river levels to continue to rise slowly. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are operating weirs to reduce flood risk. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses and refer to the 'River and Sea levels in England' webpage for current river levels. This message will be updated this evening 17/11/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 16 Nov 2019 20:17
River Thames
Property flooding is not currently expected. River levels remain high on the River Thames in the Abingdon area as a result of a period of sustained rainfall. Therefore, flooding of low lying road and farmland is expected to continue. The forecast is mostly dry for tonight (16/11/19) and tomorrow. We expect river levels to continue to rise slowly. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are operating weirs to reduce flood risk. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses and refer to the 'River and Sea levels in England' webpage for current river levels. This message will be updated tomorrow morning 17/11/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 16 Nov 2019 09:56
River Thames
Property flooding is not currently expected. River levels remain high on the River Thames in the Abingdon area as a result of a period of sustained rainfall. Therefore, flooding of low lying road and farmland is expected to continue. We are expecting a mostly dry day today (16/11/2019). We expect river levels to continue to rise slowly. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are operating weirs to reduce flood risk. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses and refer to the 'River and Sea levels in England' webpage for current river levels. This message will be updated this evening, 16/11/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 15 Nov 2019 19:49
River Thames
Property flooding is not currently expected. River levels remain high on the River Thames in the Abingdon area as a result of a period of sustained rainfall. Therefore, flooding of low lying road and farmland is expected to continue. Further rainfall is forecast for this evening, but tomorrow (16/11/19) will be mainly dry. We expect river levels to continue to rise slowly. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are operating weirs to reduce flood risk. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses and refer to the 'River and Sea levels in England' webpage for current river levels. This message will be updated tomorrow morning, 16/11/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 15 Nov 2019 10:50
River Thames
Property flooding is not currently expected. Water levels on the River Thames in the Abingdon area remain high and water is out of banks in various places as a result of heavy rainfall over the past week. There are a few showers forecast today, and the risk of flooding remains as water moves through the river systems. We are closely monitoring the situation and our incident response staff have been in the area clearing weed/trash screens. Please remain safe and aware of your local surroundings and avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses, especially along the River Thames towpaths. This message will be updated this evening, 15/11/2019, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 14 Nov 2019 20:44
River Thames
Property flooding is not currently expected. Water levels on the River Thames in the Abingdon area are high and water is out of banks in various places as a result of heavy rainfall over the past week. There is no further rainfall forecast tonight with a few showers tomorrow, but the risk of flooding remains as water moves through the river systems. We are closely monitoring the situation and our incident response staff have been in the area clearing weed/trash screens. Please remain safe and aware of your local surroundings and avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses, especially along the River Thames towpaths. This message will be updated tomorrow morning, 15/11/2019, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 14 Nov 2019 10:43
River Thames
Property flooding is not currently expected. Water levels on the River Thames in the Abingdon area are high and water is out of banks in various places as a result of heavy rainfall over the past week and overnight. The rainfall forecast is for us to see further rain this morning which will clear away later in the day, therefore the risk of flooding remains for the coming days. We are closely monitoring the situation and our incident response staff have been in the area clearing weed/trash screens. Please remain safe and aware of your local surroundings and avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses, especially along the River Thames towpaths. This message will be updated this evening, 14/11/2019, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 13 Nov 2019 19:27
River Thames
Property flooding is not currently expected. Water levels on the River Thames in the Abingdon area are high and water is out of banks in various places as a result of heavy rainfall over the past week. The rainfall forecast is for us to see heavy rain overnight and during tomorrow, therefore we expect river levels to continue rising and therefore the risk of flooding remains for the coming days. We are closely monitoring the situation and our incident response staff have been in the area clearing weed/trash screens. Please remain safe and aware of your local surroundings and avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses, especially along the River Thames towpaths. This message will be updated tomorrow morning, 14/11/2019, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 13 Nov 2019 10:12
River Thames
Property flooding is not currently expected. River levels on the Thames in the Abingdon area are rising slowly as a result of recent heavy rainfall. Therefore, flooding of roads, farmland and low lying areas is possible. Further rainfall is forecast on Thursday 14/11/19. We are closely monitoring the situation. Remain safe and aware of your local surroundings. Please refer to the 'River and Sea levels in England' webpage for current river levels. This message will be updated this evening 13/11/2019, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 12 Nov 2019 18:34
River Thames
Property flooding is not currently expected. River levels on the Thames in the Abingdon area are rising slowly as a result of recent heavy rainfall. Therefore, flooding of roads, farmland and low lying areas is possible. Further rainfall is forecast on Thursday 14/11/19. We are closely monitoring the situation. Remain safe and aware of your local surroundings. Please refer to the 'River and Sea levels in England' webpage for current river levels. This message will be updated tomorrow morning 13/11/2019, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 12 Nov 2019 09:18
River Thames
Property flooding is not currently expected. River levels on the Thames in the Abingdon area are high and stable. Therefore, flooding of roads, farmland and low lying areas is expected to continue. The forecast is for light showers today, becoming drier overnight, 12/11/2019. We are closely monitoring the situation. Remain safe and aware of your local surroundings. Please refer to the 'River and Sea levels in England' webpage for current river levels. This message will be updated this evening, 12/11/2019, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 11 Nov 2019 19:05
River Thames
Property flooding is not currently expected. River levels on the Thames in the Abingdon area are high and rising very slowly as a result of the weekend's rainfall. Therefore, flooding of roads, farmland and low lying areas is expected. The forecast is dry overnight with the possibility of light showers tomorrow, 12/11/2019. We are closely monitoring the situation. Remain safe and aware of your local surroundings. Please refer to the 'River and Sea levels in England' webpage for current river levels. This message will be updated tomorrow morning, 12/11/2019, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 11 Nov 2019 10:08
River Thames
Property flooding is not currently expected. River levels on the Thames in the Abingdon area are rising slowly as a result of recent heavy rainfall. Therefore, flooding of roads, farmland and low lying areas is possible. The forecast is for a dry day today and overnight, 11/11/2019. We are closely monitoring the situation. Remain safe and aware of your local surroundings. Please refer to the 'River and Sea levels in England' webpage for current river levels. This message will be updated this evening, 11/11/2019, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 10 Nov 2019 17:16
River Thames
Property flooding is not currently expected. River levels on the Thames in the Abingdon area are rising slowly as a result of recent heavy rainfall. Therefore, flooding of roads, farmland and low lying areas is possible from this evening 10/11/2019. The forecast is for further rain overnight. We are closely monitoring the situation. Remain safe and aware of your local surroundings. Please refer to the 'River and Sea levels in England' webpage for current river levels. This message will be updated tomorrow morning, 11/11/2019, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 8 Apr 2018 18:59
River Thames
Property flooding is not currently expected. Levels on the River Thames are now falling. Showers and light rain are forecast overnight and tomorrow. River levels are not currently expected to rise but current flooding of low lying roads and land will continue. Remain safe and be aware of your local surroundings, flood waters may be deep and fast flowing. Please refer to river levels on the internet for current river levels. This message will be updated tomorrow morning (09/04/2018).


Flood Alert issued on 8 Apr 2018 09:58
River Thames
Property flooding is not currently expected. Levels on the River Thames are now falling. Rain is forecast for today, with the possibility of some heavier showers. River levels are not currently expected to rise but current flooding of low lying roads and land will continue. Remain safe and be aware of your local surroundings, flood waters may be deep and fast flowing. Please refer to river levels on the internet for current river levels. This message will be updated this evening (08/04/2018).


Flood Alert issued on 7 Apr 2018 19:23
River Thames
Property flooding is not currently expected. Levels on the River Thames are now falling slowly. It is forecast to be dry for the remainder of today (Saturday) with heavy showers possible from the early hours of Sunday morning. River levels are not currently expected to rise but current flooding of low lying roads and land will continue. Remain safe and be aware of your local surroundings, flood waters may be deep and fast flowing. Please refer to river levels on the internet for current river levels. This message will be updated tomorrow morning (08/04/2018).


Flood Alert issued on 7 Apr 2018 09:51
River Thames
Property flooding is not currently expected. Levels on the River Thames are now falling slowly. It is forecast to be mainly dry today (Saturday) with rain possible overnight. River levels are not currently expected to rise but current flooding of low lying roads and land will continue. Remain safe and be aware of your local surroundings, flood waters may be deep and fast flowing. Please refer to river levels on the internet for current river levels. This message will be updated this evening (07/04/2018).


Flood Alert issued on 6 Apr 2018 19:36
River Thames
Property flooding is not currently expected. Levels on the River Thames remain very high, especially in the Culham area, but are now falling slowly. It is forecast to be mainly dry overnight, with the potential for heavy showers on Saturday morning. River levels are not currently expected to rise but current flooding of low lying roads and land will continue. Remain safe and be aware of your local surroundings, flood waters may be deep and fast flowing. Please refer to river levels on the internet for current river levels. This message will be updated tomorrow morning (07/04/2018).


Flood Alert issued on 6 Apr 2018 11:45
River Thames
Property flooding is not currently expected. Levels on the River Thames remain very high, especially in the Culham area, but have now stabilised. It is forecast to be dry today (Friday). River levels are not currently expected to rise but current flooding of low lying roads and land will continue. Remain safe and be aware of your local surroundings, flood waters may be deep and fast flowing. Please refer to river levels on the internet for current river levels. This message will be updated this evening (06/04/2018).


Flood Alert issued on 5 Apr 2018 19:45
River Thames
Property flooding is not currently expected. Levels on the River Thames remain very high, especially in the Culham area, but have now stabilised. It is forecast to be dry overnight, and into Friday. River levels are not currently expected to rise but current flooding of low lying roads and land will continue. Remain safe and be aware of your local surroundings, flood waters may be deep and fast flowing. Please refer to river levels on the internet for current river levels. This message will be updated tomorrow morning (06/04/2018).


Flood Alert issued on 5 Apr 2018 11:54
River Thames
Property flooding is not currently expected. Levels on the River Thames remain very high, especially in the Culham area, but have now stabilised. Thursday is forecast to be dry. Flooding of low lying land and roads is expected to continue for several days. Remain safe and be aware of your local surroundings, flood waters may be deep and fast flowing. Please refer to river levels on the internet for current river levels. This message will be updated this evening (05/04/2018).


Flood Alert issued on 4 Apr 2018 20:12
River Thames
Property flooding is not currently expected. Levels on the River Thames remain very high, especially in the Culham area, and are rising very slowly. Some light showers are possible overnight tonight, but during the day Thursday will be dry. Flooding of low lying land and roads is expected to continue for several days at least. Remain safe and be aware of your local surroundings, flood waters may be deep and fast flowing. Please refer to river levels on the internet for current river levels. This message will be updated tomorrow morning (05/04/2018).


Flood Alert issued on 4 Apr 2018 12:59
River Thames
Property flooding is not currently expected. Levels on the River Thames remain very high and are rising very slowly including in the Abingdon, Culham and Clifton Hampden areas but are expected to stop rising during today. Widespread showers are forecast today some of which will be heavy at times. Flooding of low lying land and roads is expected to continue for several days at least. Remain safe and be aware of your local surroundings, flood waters may be deep and fast flowing. Please refer to river levels on the internet for current river levels. This message will be updated this evening (04/04/2018).


Flood Alert issued on 3 Apr 2018 18:08
River Thames
Property flooding is not currently expected. Levels on the River Thames are rising very slowly including the Abingdon, Culham and Clifton Hampden areas. Some showers are possible overnight tonight with widespread showers and some longer periods of rain forecast on Wednesday. Flooding of low lying land and roads is expected to continue and the river may rise slightly overnight but no property flooding is expected. Remain safe and be aware of your local surroundings, flood waters may be deep and fast flowing. Please refer to river levels on the internet for current river levels. This message will be updated tomorrow morning (04/04/2018).


Flood Alert issued on 3 Apr 2018 11:19
River Thames
Property flooding is not currently expected. Levels on the River Thames are rising very slowly again in the Abingdon, Culham and Clifton Hampden areas. Some light showers are possible this morning but Tuesday will be a mostly dry day. Flooding of low lying land and roads is expected to continue and the river may rise slightly further today but no property flooding is expected. Remain safe and be aware of your local surroundings, flood waters may be deep and fast flowing. Please refer to river levels on the internet for current river levels. This message will be updated this evening (03/04/2018).


Flood Alert issued on 2 Apr 2018 20:11
River Thames
Property flooding is not currently expected. Levels on the River Thames are now stable in the Abingdon, Culham and Clifton Hampden areas. Some further showers are possible this evening and these may turn heavy in places overnight. Flooding of low lying land and roads is expected to continue and the river may rise further overnight but no property flooding is expected. Remain safe and be aware of your local surroundings, flood waters may be deep and fast flowing. Please refer to river levels on the internet for current river levels. This message will be updated tomorrow morning (03/04/2018).


Flood Alert issued on 2 Apr 2018 10:42
River Thames
Property flooding is not currently expected. Levels on the River Thames are continuing to rise slowly in the Abingdon, Culham and Clifton Hampden areas. Some light rain is expected this morning with further showers also possible this afternoon. These showers may turn heavy in places this evening and overnight. Flooding of low lying land and roads is expected to continue and the river may rise further today but no property flooding is expected. Remain safe and be aware of your local surroundings, flood waters may be deep and fast flowing. Please refer to river levels on the internet for current river levels. This message will be updated this afternoon (02/04/2018).


Flood Alert issued on 1 Apr 2018 19:42
River Thames
Property flooding is not currently expected. Levels on the River Thames are continuting to rise in the Culham area. Persistent rain is expected overnight tonight, with further showers and light rain possible on Monday. Flooding of low lying land and roads is expected to continue and the river may rise further on Monday but no property flooding is expected. Remain safe and be aware of your local surroundings, flood waters may be deep and fast flowing. Please refer to river levels on the internet for current river levels. This message will be updated tomorrow morning (02/04/2018).


Flood Alert issued on 1 Apr 2018 10:43
River Thames
Property flooding is not currently expected. Levels on the River Thames is continuting to rise very slowly in the Culham area. Sunday is forecast to be a mostly dry day with further rainfall overnight into Monday. Flooding of low lying land and roads is expected to continue and the river may rise further on Monday but no property flooding is expected. Remain safe and be aware of your local surroundings, flood waters may be deep and fast flowing. Please refer to river levels on the internet for current river levels. This message will be updated this evening.


Flood Alert issued on 31 Mar 2018 20:16
River Thames
Property flooding is not currently expected. Levels on the River Thames have been rising steadily throughout the day in response to recent rainfall. Any rainfall is now clearing to the east and it should be a largely dry night and into tomorrow morning (01/04/18). Therefore levels are expected to continue to rise tonight and flooding of low lying land and roads is expected to continue, especially in the Abingdon area. We are constantly monitoring river levels. Remain safe and be aware of your local surroundings, flood waters may be deep and fast flowing. Please refer to river levels on the internet for current river levels. This message will be updated tomorrow morning if not before.


Flood Alert issued on 31 Mar 2018 08:34
River Thames
Property flooding is not currently expected. Levels on the River Thames have been rising steadily throughout the night in response to yesterday's and last night's rainfall. Some further showers are expected across the area today (31/03/18). Therefore levels are expected to continue to rise today and flooding of low lying land and roads is expected today, especially in the Culham area. We are constantly monitoring river levels and operating the structures on the River Thames to manage river levels. Remain safe and be aware of your local surroundings, flood waters may be deep and fast flowing. Please refer to river levels on the internet for current river levels. This message will be updated by the end of today if not before.


Flood Alert issued on 24 Jan 2018 19:03
River Thames
Property flooding is not currently expected. Levels on the River Thames remain high in response to recent rainfall. Overnight and tomorrow (25/01/18), it will be mainly dry with the possibility of scattered showers. Levels are expected to stay high, and flooding of low lying land and roads is expected to continue. We are constantly monitoring river levels. Remain safe and be aware of your local surroundings, flood waters may be deep and fast flowing. Please refer to river levels on the internet for current river levels. This message will be updated tomorrow morning, or earlier if the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 24 Jan 2018 10:08
River Thames
Property flooding is not currently expected. Levels on the River Thames have been rising slowly throughout the last two days in response to recent rainfall. A heavy band of rain is expected to move across the area this morning followed by showers through the rest of the day, but the next few days are expected to be much drier. Levels are expected to stay high today, with modest rises possible, and flooding of low lying land and roads is expected today (24/01/2018). We are constantly monitoring river levels. Remain safe and be aware of your local surroundings, flood waters may be deep and fast flowing. Please refer to river levels on the internet for current river levels. This message will be updated by the end of today.