Flood Alert Info - River Thames and tributaries in the Oxford Area

Area Description

River Thames and tributaries in the Oxford Area, including areas between Wolvercote down to and including Radley and Jericho.

This is a Flood Alert Area. For this area the highest level of flood notification that you will receive is a Flood Alert. No Flood Warnings or Severe Flood Warnings are issued for this area.
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Flood Alert History

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Historical Flood Alert Messages for this Area


Flood Alert issued on 13 Apr 2018 08:47
River Thames
Property flooding is not currently expected. Levels on the River Thames in the Oxford area are now stable, but are still high in the Kings Lock area where levels are now falling slowly. Friday should be mostly dry until late afternoon when locally heavy showers and possibly thunderstorms could develop, Saturday is forecast to be similar. River levels are not currently expected to rise but current flooding of low lying roads and land may 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 (13/04/2018).


Flood Alert issued on 12 Apr 2018 18:07
River Thames
Property flooding is not currently expected. Levels on the River Thames in the Oxford area are now stable, but remain high in the Kings Lock area although levels here are starting to stabilise and fall. Further locally heavy, showery rain is forecast for late this evening and overnight into tomorrow. Friday should be mainly dry. River levels are not currently expected to rise but current flooding of low lying roads and land may 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 Friday morning (13/04/2018).


Flood Alert issued on 12 Apr 2018 09:37
River Thames
Property flooding is not currently expected. Levels on the River Thames in the Oxford area are now stable, but remain high in the Kings Lock area although levels here are starting to stabilise and fall. Further rain and showers are forecast for today, late this evening and overnight into Friday. River levels are not currently expected to rise but current flooding of low lying roads and land may 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 (12/04/2018).


Flood Alert issued on 11 Apr 2018 19:33
River Thames
Property flooding is not currently expected. Levels on the River Thames in the Oxford area are now stable, but remain high in the Kings Lock area. Further showers are forecast for late this evening and into Thursday. River levels are not currently expected to rise but current flooding of low lying roads and land may 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 Thursday morning (12/04/2018).


Flood Alert issued on 11 Apr 2018 08:30
River Thames
Property flooding is not currently expected. Levels on the River Thames in the Oxford area have fallen and are now stable, but remain high in the Kings Lock area. The early showers will clear and today will then be mainly dry. River levels are not currently expected to rise but current flooding of low lying roads and land may 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 (11/04/2018).


Flood Alert issued on 10 Apr 2018 21:11
River Thames
Property flooding is not currently expected. Levels on the River Thames in the Oxford area have fallen and are now stable. It will be mainly dry overnight with showers and light rain possible in the early hours. River levels are not currently expected to rise but current flooding of low lying roads and land may 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 (11/04/2018).


Flood Alert issued on 10 Apr 2018 09:45
River Thames
Property flooding is not currently expected. Levels on the River Thames in the Oxford area have fallen and are now stable. It will be mainly dry today with isolated showers. River levels are not currently expected to rise but current flooding of low lying roads and land may 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 (10/04/2018).


Flood Alert issued on 9 Apr 2018 18:44
River Thames
Property flooding is not currently expected. Levels on the River Thames in the Oxford area have fallen and are now stable. Rain is forecast overnight with some heavier showers. River levels are not currently expected to rise but current flooding of low lying roads and land may 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 tormorrow morning (10/04/2018).


Flood Alert issued on 9 Apr 2018 08:22
River Thames
Property flooding is not currently expected. Levels on the River Thames in the Oxford area are falling slowly. Heavier showers and light rain is forecast for today. 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 (09/04/2018).


Flood Alert issued on 8 Apr 2018 19:00
River Thames
Property flooding is not currently expected. Levels on the River Thames in the Oxford area are now falling slowly. 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 in the Oxford area are now falling slowly. 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 in the Oxford area 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 in the Oxford area 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 in the Oxford area remain very high but have stabilised, and have started to fall in some areas. 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 in the Oxford area remain very high but have 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 19:40
River Thames
Property flooding is not currently expected. Levels on the River Thames in the Oxford area remain very high but have 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 11:52
River Thames
Property flooding is not currently expected. Levels on the River Thames in the Oxford area remain very high but have stopped rising and have stabilised. Thursday has been 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 20:10
River Thames
Property flooding is not currently expected. Levels on the River Thames and smaller rivers in the Oxford area remain very high but have stopped rising. 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. 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 12:55
River Thames
Property flooding is not currently expected. Levels on the River Thames and smaller rivers in the Oxford area remain very high but have stopped rising. 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. 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 still stable or rising very slowly in the Oxford area. 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 11:18
River Thames
Property flooding is not currently expected. Levels on the River Thames are still stable or rising slowly in the Oxford area. 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 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 stable or rising slowly in the Oxford area. 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 tonight 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 10:43
River Thames
Property flooding is not currently expected. The River Thames is rising slowly in the Oxford area. 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 during 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.The River Thames is now stable in the Kings Lock and Godstow areas. 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 at Kings Lock and in the Godstow 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 Wolvercote and Botley areas of Oxford. 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 08:32
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 areas close to Kings Lock near Wolvercote, Oxford. 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 15 Mar 2018 11:58
River Thames
Property flooding is not currently expected. Levels on the River Thames have been falling very slowly. Showery rain is expected today. We can expect leves on the Thames to remain throughout Thursday. Flooding of low lying land and roads is expected, especially in the Kings Lock, New Botley and Godstow Lock areas. We are constantly monitoring river levels and our staff are out in the area checking for and clearing blockages. 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.


Flood Alert issued on 14 Mar 2018 09:45
River Thames
Property flooding is not currently expected. Levels on the River Thames have been rising steadily in response to recent rainfall and snow melt. Forecast is generally unsettled, expect a largely dry day today. Showery rain is expected tomorrow. We can expect levels on the Thames to rise over the coming days. Flooding of low lying land and roads is expected, especially in the Kings Lock, New Botley and Godstow Lock areas. We are constantly monitoring river levels and our staff are out in the area checking for and clearing blockages. Remain safe and be aware of your local surroundings, flood waters may be deep and fast flowing. Please refer to the internet for current river levels . This message will be updated this evening (14/03/18).


Flood Alert issued on 13 Mar 2018 18:53
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 and snow melt. Forecast is dry for the evening, however further rain is forecast from tomorrow afternoon. We can expect levels on the Thames to rise, slow down through tomorrow and then rise again over the coming days. Flooding of low lying land and roads is expected, especially in the Kings Lock and Godstow Lock areas. We are constantly monitoring river levels and our staff are out in the area checking for and clearing blockages. Remain safe and be aware of your local surroundings, flood waters may be deep and fast flowing. Please refer to the internet for current river levels . This message will be updated by tomorrow morning (14/03/18).


Flood Alert issued on 13 Mar 2018 11:38
River Thames
Property flooding is not currently expected. Levels on the River Thames have been rising steadily throughout the morning in response to recent rainfall. Forecast is unsettled with some showery rain and then generally dry for the rest of the day, however further rain is forecast from tomorrow. We can expect levels on the Thames to rise, slow down through tomorrow and then rise again over the coming days. Flooding of low lying land and roads is expected in the coming days, especially in the Kings Lock and Godstow Lock areas. We are constantly monitoring river levels and our staff are out in the area checking for and clearing blockages. Remain safe and be aware of your local surroundings, flood waters may be deep and fast flowing. Please refer to the internet for current river levels . This message will be updated by the end of today.


Flood Alert issued on 26 Jan 2018 18:23
River Thames
Property flooding is not currently expected. Levels on the River Thames are now falling slowly. For the rest of today (26/01/18) and overnight, it will be mainly dry. Levels are expected to continue to fall and no further flooding of low lying land and roads is expected. 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 26 Jan 2018 10:01
River Thames
Property flooding is not currently expected. Levels on the River Thames are now falling slowly. For the rest of today (26/01/18) it will be mainly dry. Levels are expected to continue to fall and no further flooding of low lying land and roads is expected. 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 this evening, or earlier if the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 25 Jan 2018 18:32
River Thames
Property flooding is not currently expected. Levels on the River Thames are now falling slowly. For the rest of today (25/01/18) and overnight, it will be mainly dry with the possibility of scattered showers. Levels are expected to continue to fall and no further flooding of low lying land and roads is expected. 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 25 Jan 2018 10:02
River Thames
Property flooding is not currently expected. Levels on the River Thames are now falling slowly. Today (25/01/18), it will be mainly dry with the possibility of scattered showers. Levels are expected to continue to fall and no further flooding of low lying land and roads is expected. 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 this evening or earlier if the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 24 Jan 2018 18:56
River Thames
Property flooding is not currently expected. Levels on the River Thames remain high in response to Sunday's rainfall. Overnight and tomorrow (25/01/18), it will be mainly dry with the possibility of scattered showers. Levels are expected to continue to remain high for the next few days 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 or earlier if the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 24 Jan 2018 09:30
River Thames
Property flooding is not currently expected. Levels on the River Thames are high in response to Sunday's rainfall. A heavy band of rain is expected to move across the area this morning followed by showers through the rest of the day. Levels are expected to continue to remain high for the next few days 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 this evening or earlier if the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 23 Jan 2018 19:25
River Thames
Property flooding is not currently expected. Levels on the River Thames are high in response to Sunday's rainfall. There is no rain forecasted this evening or overnight but we are expecting a heavy band of rain to move across the area tomorrow morning, followed by showers. Levels are expected to continue to remain high for the next few days 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 before if the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 23 Jan 2018 11:08
River Thames
Property flooding is not currently expected. Levels on the River Thames have been rising steadily in response to Sunday's rainfall. Showery rain is forecasted this morning but these should become lighter this afternoon and clear this evening. Levels are expected to continue to remain high for the next few days 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 this evening or before if the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 22 Jan 2018 19:00
River Thames
Property flooding is not currently expected. Levels on the River Thames have been rising steadily yesterday and overnight in response to yesterday's rainfall. There are rain showers forecasted Tuesday morning giving way to a mostly dry day with some scattered showers. Levels are expected to continue to rise today and flooding of low lying land and roads is expected to continue, especially near Kings Lock. 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 before if the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 22 Jan 2018 13:12
River Thames
Property flooding is not currently expected. Levels on the River Thames have been rising steadily yesterday and overnight in response to yesterday's rainfall. There is no rain forecast today with a few showers expected tomorrow morning. Levels are expected to continue to rise today and flooding of low lying land and roads is expected this afternoon (22/01/2018), especially near Kings Lock. 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 this evening or before if anything changes.


Flood Alert issued on 7 Jan 2018 19:19
River Thames
Property flooding is not expected. The River Thames is continuing to fall slowly in the Oxford area. The weather forecast remains dry for the next few days (07/01/2018). The river remains high in the Godstow area but no further flooding of low lying land and roads 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 on Monday morning.


Flood Alert issued on 7 Jan 2018 09:42
River Thames
Property flooding is not currently expected. Water levels in the River Thames are continuing to fall in the Oxford area. The weather forecast is dry for the next few days (07-08/01/2018). The river remains high, especially in the Godstow area but no further flooding of low lying land and roads 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 on Sunday evening.


Flood Alert issued on 6 Jan 2018 19:44
River Thames
Property flooding is not currently expected. Water levels in the River Thames are still high in the Kings Lock, Godstow and New Botley areas but are starting to fall. The weather forecast is for Saturday and Sunday to be mostly dry. River levels are expected to remain high and out of banks for the next few days but no further flooding of low lying land and roads 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 on Sunday Morning.


Flood Alert issued on 6 Jan 2018 10:20
River Thames
Property flooding is not currently expected. Water levels on the River Thames remain high but stable in the New Botley, Kings Lock and Godstow areas. The weather forecast is for a mostly dry day today and Sunday, therefore river levels are expected to remain high but no further 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 on Saturday evening.


Flood Alert issued on 5 Jan 2018 19:46
River Thames
Property flooding is not currently expected. Water levels on the River Thames remain stable in the New Botley, Kings Lock and Godstow areas. The weather forecast is for a mostly dry day on Saturday. Therefore levels are expected to remain high but no further 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 on Saturday morning.


Flood Alert issued on 5 Jan 2018 09:30
River Thames
Property flooding is not currently expected. The River Thames is now stable in the New Botley, Kings Lock and Godstow areas. The weather forecast is for a mostly dry day on Friday. Therefore levels are expected to remain high but no significant further 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 on Friday evening before 20:00 hours.


Flood Alert issued on 4 Jan 2018 19:22
River Thames
Property flooding is not currently expected. The River Thames is now rising slowly in the New Botley area. At Kings Lock and Godstow, the river is currently stable. A further band of broken showers is forecast late tonight which will clear to leave a mostly dry day on Friday. Therefore levels are expected to remain high but no significant further 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 on Friday morning.


Flood Alert issued on 4 Jan 2018 10:18
River Thames
Property flooding is not currently expected. The River Thames continues to rise slowly in the Kings Lock and Godstow areas. Some further showers are possible on Thursday and another band of rain is forecast overnight into Friday. Therefore levels are expected to remain high and flooding of low lying land and roads is expected to 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 on Thursday evening before 20:00 hours.


Flood Alert issued on 3 Jan 2018 19:17
River Thames
Property flooding is not currently expected. Water levels on the River Thames are continuing to rise slowly. Some further rain is forecast overnight into Thursday. Therefore levels are expected to continue to rise and flooding of low lying land and roads is expected to continue, especially in the Kings Lock and Godstow areas. 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 on Thursday morning.


Flood Alert issued on 3 Jan 2018 12:35
River Thames
Property flooding is not currently expected. Levels on the River Thames have been rising slowly throughout last night and this morning in response to recent rainfall. Some further blustery showers may occur on Wednesday with further rain forecast overnight and on Thursday. Therefore levels are expected to continue to rise today and flooding of low lying land and roads is expected to continue, especially in the Kings Lock and Godstow areas. 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 20:00hrs this evening.


Flood Alert issued on 2 Jan 2018 11:21
River Thames
Property flooding is not currently expected. Levels on the River Thames in the Oxford area are currently rising very slowly. Further rainfall is forecast today meaning river levels are forecast to rise very slowly over coming days. The river will remain out of banks in some places and flooding of low lying land and roads is possible tonight. 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.


Flood Alert issued on 1 Jan 2018 10:57
River Thames
Property flooding is not currently expected. Levels on the River Thames in the Oxford area are currently stable. Today is forecast to be a relatively dry day. The river will remain out of banks in some places, however further flooding of land and roads is not currently 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.


Flood Alert issued on 31 Dec 2017 18:38
River Thames
Property flooding is not currently expected. Levels on the River Thames in the Oxford area are continuing to fall slowly.Tonight is forecast to be a relatively clear, dry night (31/12/2017). The river will remain out of banks, however further flooding of land and roads is not currently 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.


Flood Alert issued on 31 Dec 2017 10:20
River Thames
Property flooding is not currently expected. Levels on the River Thames in the Oxford area are continuing to fall slowly. Some rain showers are forecast for this evening (31/12/2017). The river will remain out of banks and in the floodplain, however further flooding of land and roads is not currently 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.


Flood Alert issued on 30 Dec 2017 18:58
River Thames
Property flooding is not currently expected. Levels on the River Thames in the Oxford area have been high for two days, and are now slowly falling. There is rain forecast overnight tonight (30/12/17), including heavy showers, but tomorrow morning will be drier. Small amounts of flooding are expected to continue on low lying land and roads. We are monitoring river levels and our staff have been out in the area today, and will be out tomorrow, checking for and clearing blockages. 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.


Flood Alert issued on 30 Dec 2017 11:03
River Thames
Property flooding is not currently expected. Levels on the River Thames in the Oxford area have been been high for two days, and are now slowly falling. There is rain forecast for late afternoon (30/12/2017) and overnight, some of which could be heavy. Small amounts of flooding are expected to continue on low lying land and roads. We are monitoring river levels and our staff will be out in the area today checking for and clearing blockages. 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 29 Dec 2017 19:30
River Thames
Property flooding is not currently expected. River levels on the River Thames in the Oxford area have been high since yesterday, and are set to continue tonight and for the next few days. There is rain forecast for late tonight and the early hours of tomorrow morning (30/12/2017) this should then clear away until the evening. Small amounts of flooding is expected to continue on low laying land and roads. We are monitoring river levels and our staff have been out in the area today checking for and clearing blockages, they will be doing the same tomorrow. 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.


Flood Alert issued on 29 Dec 2017 10:26
River Thames
Property flooding is not currently expected. River levels on the River Thames in the Oxford area have been been high since yesterday, and are set to continue this evening for the next few days. There has been heavy rain early this morning (29/12/2017) which might be followed by some lighter showers through the morning, we will see a dryer afternoon but there is more rain forecast this evening. Small amounts of flooding is expected to continue on low laying land and roads. We are monitoring river levels and our staff will be out in the area today checking for and clearing blockages. 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 28 Dec 2017 18:56
River Thames
Property flooding is not currently expected. River levels on the River Thames in the Oxford area have been rising slowly since yesterday, and are set to continue rising this evening (28/12/2017) and through the night. There are fast moving heavy rain showers forecast to be moving across the area tomorrow morning followed by a drier afternoon. Small amounts of flooding is expected on low lying land and roads. We are constantly monitoring river levels and our staff were out in the area today checking for and clearing blockages and will be again tomorrow. 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.


Flood Alert issued on 28 Dec 2017 12:20
River Thames
Property flooding is not currently expected. River levels on the River Thames in the Oxford area have been rising slowly since yesterday morning, and are set to continue rising today (28/12/2017). There is no rain forecast today but we will see some fast moving heavy showers Friday morning. Small amounts of flooding are expected on low lying land especially near Kings and Godstow Locks. We are constantly monitoring river levels and our staff are out in the area today checking for and clearing blockages. 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.