Flood Alert Info - Clanfield Brook for Clanfield Village and the Shill Brook for Bampton

Area Description

Clanfield Brook for Clanfield Village and the Shill Brook for Bampton.
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 29 Feb 2020 20:14
Clanfield Brook, Shill Brook
Property flooding is not currently expected. River levels have risen on the Clanfield Brook as a result of recent rainfall. Therefore, flooding of footpaths, roads and low lying land is possible, especially on the in the Clanfield area. 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. We expect river levels to drop overnight. 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, 01/03/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 29 Feb 2020 09:22
Clanfield Brook, Shill Brook
Property flooding is not currently expected. River levels are rising on the Clanfield and Shill Brooks as a result of recent rainfall. Therefore, flooding of footpaths, roads and low lying land is possible today (29/02/20), especially on the Clanfield Brook in the Clanfield area. The forecast is for persistent rain to clear this morning leaving showers through today (29/02/20) and overnight. We expect river levels to continue rising through today in response to last night's rainfall before dropping. 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, 29/02/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 28 Feb 2020 20:01
Clanfield Brook, Shill Brook
Property flooding is not currently expected. River levels are rising on the Clanfield and Shill Brooks as a result of heavy rainfall. Therefore, flooding of footpaths, roads and low lying land is expected overnight tonight (28/02/20), especially on the Clanfield Brook in the Clanfield area. Further persistent rainfall, heavy at times, is forecast overnight. We expect river levels to continue rising in response to forecast overnight 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 tomorrow morning, 29/02/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 17 Feb 2020 20:23
Clanfield Brook, Shill Brook
Property flooding is not currently expected. River levels remain high but are beginning to fall on the Clanfield and Shill Brooks following Storm Dennis. Therefore, the risk of flooding is reducing. We do not forecast the situation to deteriorate any further. Further rainfall showers are forecast over the next 12 hours, but rainfall totals are forecast to be low. We expect river levels to continue falling overnight. 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 refer to the 'River and Sea levels in England' webpage for current river levels. This message will be updated tomorrow morning, 18/02/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 17 Feb 2020 09:27
Clanfield Brook, Shill Brook
Property flooding is not currently expected. River levels remain high on the Clanfield Brook but the water should have started to flow back within its banks overnight. Water will remain in fields for the next few days. No property flooding is currently expected, but flooding of low-lying land, footpaths and roads is still possible if we receive further rainfall. The forecast is for a mostly dry day with a chance of some heavy showers, 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, 17/02/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 17 Feb 2020 00:29
Clanfield Brook, Shill Brook
Property flooding is not currently expected. River levels are high but starting to gradually fall on theClanfield Brook and Shill Brook. Water will be out of banks overnight into the early hours of Monday in the Clanfield and Bampton areas. The forecast is for lighter showers overnight (16/02/20) and on Monday (17/02/20). We expect river levels to remain high over the coming days in response to the recent heavy rainfall, we are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff have been in the area clearing 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 in the morning, 17/02/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 16 Feb 2020 09:26
Clanfield Brook, Shill Brook
Property flooding is not currently expected. River levels are high but steady on the Clanfield Brook as a result of Storm Dennis. Further heavy rainfall is forecast over the next 24 hours, therefore we expect water levels to rise on both the Canfield and Shill Brooks throughout today. We expect river levels to remain high over the coming days 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 15 Feb 2020 16:38
Clanfield Brook, Shill Brook
Property flooding is not currently expected. River levels have started to rise on the Clanfield Brook and to a lesser extent the Shill Brook as a result of Storm Dennis. They are forecast to continue rising overnight. River levels are forecast to be out of banks in the early hours of Sunday, particularly in the Clanfield area near to the Clanfield Brook. No property flooding is currently expected, but flooding of low-lying land, footpaths and roads is expected. Further heavy rainfall is forecast over the next 24 hours. We expect river levels to remain high over the coming days 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 tomorrow morning, 16/02/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 9 Feb 2020 18:24
Clanfield Brook, Shill Brook
Property flooding is not currently expected. River levels have risen on the Clanfield Brook as a result of heavy rainfall. Therefore, flooding of low-lying roads and farmland is possible this evening and overnight 09/02/20, in the Clanfield Village area. The Shill Brook at Bampton has shown little response to the days rainfall and is not forecast to reach out of bank levels. The weather forecast is for further showers tonight and over the next 24 hours. We are closely monitoring the situation. 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 10/02/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 15 Jan 2020 20:32
Clanfield Brook, Shill Brook
"Property flooding is not currently expected. River levels on the Clanfield and Shill Brooks have now fallen. Therefore, no further flooding of low lying roads, footpaths and land is expected. The forecast is for further rain showers overnight and tomorrow, which may be heavy, with more settled conditions later in the week. 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, (16/01/20), or as the situation changes "


Flood Alert issued on 15 Jan 2020 11:14
Clanfield Brook, Shill Brook
Property flooding is not currently expected. River levels Clanfield and Shill Brooks have been rising steadily following recent rainfall. Therefore, flooding of low lying roads, footpaths and land is possible today (15/1/20). The forecast is for a drier day today (15/1/20), some further rain tomorrow, with more settled conditions later in the week. 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, (15/01/20), or as the situation changes


Flood Alert issued on 14 Jan 2020 21:49
Clanfield Brook, Shill Brook
Property flooding is not currently expected. River levels in Clanfield and Shill Brooks have risen following recent rainfall. Therefore, flooding of low lying roads, footpaths and land is possible overnight tonight (14/1/2) and tomorrow. The forecast is for further rain through this evening (14/1/20) and overnight. 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 evening (15/1/20).


Flood Alert issued on 16 Nov 2019 09:57
Clanfield Brook, Shill Brook
Property flooding is not currently expected. River levels remain high but are beginning to fall on the Clanfield and Shill Brooks following a period of sustained rainfall. Therefore, no further flooding of low lying roads and farmland is expected. We are expecting a mostly dry day today (16/11/2019). We are closely monitoring the situation. 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
Clanfield Brook, Shill Brook
Property flooding is not currently expected. River levels remain high but are beginning to fall on the Clanfield and Shill Brooks following a period of sustained rainfall. Therefore, no further flooding of low lying roads and farmland is expected. Further rainfall is forecast for this evening, but tomorrow (16/11/19) will be mainly dry. We are closely monitoring the situation. 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 12:06
Clanfield Brook, Shill Brook
Property flooding is not currently expected. River levels are forecast to remain high on the small tributaries to the Thames, especially on the Clanfield and Shill brooks. Therefore, flooding of roads and farmland is expected today. This is due to heavy rain in the past few days. The forecast is for drier more settled conditions over the coming days with a few showers. We are closely monitoring the situation. 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, 15/11/2019, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 14 Nov 2019 20:43
Clanfield Brook, Shill Brook
Property flooding is not currently expected. River levels are high on the small tributaries to the Thames, especially on the Clanfield Brook. Therefore, flooding of roads and farmland is expected. This is due to recent heavy rain. No further rainfall is forecast tonight (15/11/2019) with showers tomorrow. The risk of flooding remains as water moves through the river systems. We are closely monitoring the situation. 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, 15/11/2019, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 14 Nov 2019 10:41
Clanfield Brook, Shill Brook
Property flooding is not currently expected. River levels are forecast to rise on the small tributaries to the Thames, especially on the Clanfield Brook. Therefore, flooding of roads and farmland is expected today. This is due to heavy rain that fell overnight. The forecast is for further rain this morning which will clear away later in the day. We are closely monitoring the situation. 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, 14/11/2019, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 13 Nov 2019 19:52
Clanfield Brook, Shill Brook
Property flooding is not currently expected. River levels are forecast to rise tonight on small tributaries to the Thames, especially on the Clanfield Brook. Therefore, flooding of roads and farmland is expected tomorrow morning 14/11/2019. This is due to heavy rain that is forecast overnight and during Thursday. We are closely monitoring the situation. 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, 14/11/2019, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 11 Nov 2019 19:06
Clanfield Brook, Shill Brook
Property flooding is not currently expected. River levels have started to fall on the Clanfield and Shill Brooks but remain high. Flooding of roads, farmland and low lying areas is possible. 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 10:09
Clanfield Brook, Shill Brook
Property flooding is not currently expected. River levels have started to fall on the Clanfield and Shill Brooks. 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 19:41
Clanfield Brook, Shill Brook
Property flooding is not currently expected. River levels have started to fall on the Clanfield and Shill Brooks. Flooding of roads, farmland and low lying areas is possible. The forecast is for further rain overnight, 10/11/2019. 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 11/11/2019, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 10 Nov 2019 10:15
Clanfield Brook, Shill Brook
Property flooding is not currently expected. River levels have risen overnight as a result of recent heavy rainfall but are now stable on the Clanfield and Shill Brooks . Therefore, flooding of roads, farmland and low lying areas is possible today, 10/11/2019. 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 10/11/2019,or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 9 Nov 2019 18:36
Clanfield Brook, Shill Brook
Property flooding is not currently expected. River levels have risen on the Clanfield and Shill Brooks as a result of recent heavy rainfall. Therefore, flooding of roads, farmland and low lying areas is expected this evening, 09/11/2019. 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, 10/11/2019, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 26 Oct 2019 09:07
Clanfield Brook, Shill Brook
Property flooding is not currently expected. River levels have risen slowly on the Clanfield and Shill Brooks as a result of last night's rainfall. Therefore, flooding of low-lying roads and farmland is still possible today 26/10/19. Further rainfall is forecast over the next 12 hours. We expect river levels to continue rising until later this evening. 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, 26/10/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 25 Oct 2019 18:25
Clanfield Brook, Shill Brook
Property flooding is not currently expected. River levels are forecast to rise on the Clanfield and Shill Brooks as a result of a period of sustained rainfall tonight (25/10/19) and into tomorrow morning. Therefore, flooding of low-lying roads and farmland is expected tomorrow morning, 26/10/19. Further heavy rainfall is forecast over the next 24 hours. We expect river levels to remain high until Sunday (27/10/19) evening. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are in the area clearing weed/trash screens and checking defences. 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, or as the situation changes