Flood Warning Info - River Severn at Buttington

Area Description

River Severn at Buttington.
This is a Flood Warning Area. For this area, you may receive Flood Warnings or Severe Flood Warnings.
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There are no Flood Warnings currently in force for this area. See below for historical flood warnings.

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Flood Warning History

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Historical Flood Warning Messages for this Area


Flood Warning issued on 10 Mar 2020 20:26
South East
This message will be updated at 9:00 AM or if the situation changes. At 8:15 PM, the level at Buttington was 5.1 metres and falling. A peak level of 5.12 metres occurred at 5:15 PM today. The following roads could be affected by flooding; The A4 8 3 at The Moors Straight, Welshpool.


Flood Warning issued on 10 Mar 2020 13:26
South East
This message will be updated at 10:00 PM or if the situation changes. At 1:30 PM, the level at Buttington was 4.95 metres and rising. A peak level of between 5.0 and 5.3 metres is expected to occur this evening. The following roads could be affected by flooding; The A4 8 3 at The Moors Straight, Welshpool.


Flood Warning issued on 25 Feb 2020 08:15
South East
This message will be updated at 3:00 PM or if the situation changes. At 7:30 AM, the level at Buttington was 5.14 metres and falling. A peak level of 5.25 metres occurred at 3:00 AM today. The following roads could be affected by flooding; The A4 8 3 at The Moors Straight, Welshpool. The A4 5 8 at Buttington Bridge.


Flood Warning issued on 24 Feb 2020 20:51
South East
This message will be updated at 9:00 AM or if the situation changes. At 8:20 PM, the level at Buttington was 5.14 metres and rising. A peak level of between 5.1 and 5.4 metres is expected to occur at about 2:30 AM. The following roads could be affected by flooding; The A4 8 3 at The Moors Straight, Welshpool.


Flood Warning issued on 24 Feb 2020 13:51
South East
This message will be updated at 10:00 PM or if the situation changes. At 1:20 PM, the level at Buttington was 4.97 metres and steady. A peak level of between 5.2 and 5.5 metres is expected to occur tomorrow. The following roads could be affected by flooding; The A4 8 3 at The Moors Straight, Welshpool. The A4 5 8 at Buttington Bridge.


Flood Warning issued on 24 Feb 2020 09:41
South East
This message will be updated at 3:00 PM or if the situation changes. At 8:00 AM, the level at Buttington was 5.03 metres and steady. A peak level of between 5.1 and 5.5 metres is expected to occur tomorrow. The following roads could be affected by flooding; The A4 8 3 at The Moors Straight, Welshpool.


Flood Warning issued on 23 Feb 2020 21:05
South East
This message will be updated at 9:00 AM or if the situation changes. At 8:30 PM, the level at Buttington was 5.27 metres and rising. A peak level of between 5.3 and 5.5 metres is expected to occur at about 11:00 PM. The following roads could be affected by flooding; The A4 8 3 at The Moors Straight, Welshpool.


Flood Warning issued on 23 Feb 2020 13:43
South East
This message will be updated at 10:00 PM or if the situation changes. At 1:00 PM, the level at Buttington was 5.09 metres and rising. A peak level of between 5.2 and 5.4 metres is expected to occur at about 10:00 PM. The following roads could be affected by flooding; The A4 8 3 at The Moors Straight, Welshpool.


Flood Warning issued on 23 Feb 2020 08:29
South East
This message will be updated at 3:00 PM or if the situation changes. At 7:50 AM, the level at Buttington was 4.96 metres and steady. A peak level of between 5.3 and 5.5 metres is expected to occur at about 9:00 PM. The following roads could be affected by flooding; The A483 at The Moors Straight, Welshpool.


Flood Warning issued on 22 Feb 2020 21:25
South East
This message will be updated at 9:00 AM or if the situation changes. At 9:00 PM, the level at Buttington was 5.06 metres and steady. A peak level of between 5.1 and 5.2 metres is expected to occur overnight. The following roads could be affected by flooding; The A483 at The Moors Straight, Welshpool.


Flood Warning issued on 22 Feb 2020 14:36
South East
This message will be updated at 10:00 PM or if the situation changes. At 2:00 PM, the level at Buttington was 4.79 metres and rising. A peak level of between 5.0 and 5.3 metres is expected to occur at about 11:00 PM. The following roads could be affected by flooding; The A483 at The Moors Straight, Welshpool (5.0m @ Buttington gauge).


Flood Warning issued on 22 Feb 2020 12:16
South East
This message will be updated at 3:00 PM or if the situation changes. At 11:15 AM, the level at Buttington was 4.57 metres and rising. A peak level of between 5.0 and 5.3 metres is expected to occur at about 10:00 PM. The following roads could be affected by flooding; The A4 8 3 at The Moors Straight, Welshpool (5.0m@Buttington gauge).


Flood Warning issued on 16 Feb 2020 22:17
South East
This message will be updated at 8:00 AM (Monday) or if the situation changes. At 9:35 PM, the level at Buttington was 5.37 metres and steady. The following roads could be affected by flooding; The A483 at The Moors Straight, Welshpool.


Flood Warning issued on 16 Feb 2020 18:56
South East
This message will be updated at 10:00 PM or if the situation changes. At 6:20 PM, the level at Buttington was 5.31 metres and peaking now. The following roads could be affected by flooding; The A4 8 3 at The Moors Straight, Welshpool.


Flood Warning issued on 16 Feb 2020 14:00
South East
This message will be updated by 7:00 PM or if the situation changes. At 13:30 PM, the level at Buttington was 5.14 metres and rising. A peak level of between 5.2 and 5.4 metres is expected to occur this evening. The following roads could be affected by flooding; The A4 8 3 at The Moors Straight, Welshpool. The A4 5 8 at Buttington Bridge.


Flood Warning issued on 16 Feb 2020 06:13
South East
This message will be updated at 11:00 AM or if the situation changes. At 05:50 AM, the level at Buttington was 4.83 metres and rising. A peak level of between 5.1 and 5.7 metres is expected to occur this afternoon. The following roads could be affected by flooding; The A483 at The Moors Straight, Welshpool.


Flood Warning issued on 10 Feb 2020 10:49
South East
This message will be updated at 16:00 PM or if the situation changes. At 10:00 AM, the level at Buttington was 4.9 metres and steady. A peak level of between 4.9 and 5.1 metres is expected to occur this afternoon. The following roads could be affected by flooding; The A483 at The Moors Straight, Welshpool.


Flood Warning issued on 10 Feb 2020 06:28
South East
This message will be updated at 11:00 AM or if the situation changes. At 5:30 AM, the level at Buttington was 4.9 metres and rising slowly. A peak level of between 4.9 and 5.1 metres is expected to occur this morning. The following roads could be affected by flooding; The A483 at The Moors Straight, Welshpool.


Flood Warning issued on 9 Feb 2020 20:42
South East
This message will be updated at 6:00 AM or if the situation changes. At 8:30 PM, the level at Buttington was 4.7 metres and rising. A peak level of between 5.0 and 5.2 metres is expected to occur overnight. The following roads could be affected by flooding; The A483 at The Moors Straight, Welshpool.


Flood Warning issued on 9 Feb 2020 16:47
South East
This message will be updated at 9:00 PM or if the situation changes. At 5:00 PM, the level at Buttington was 4.1 metres and rising. A peak level of between 5.0 and 5.3 metres is expected to occur overnight. The following roads could be affected by flooding; The A4 8 3 at The Moors Straight, Welshpool.


Flood Warning issued on 27 Oct 2019 07:53
South East
This message will be updated at 2:00 PM or if the situation changes. At 8:00 AM, the level at Buttington was 5.2 metres and falling. A peak level of 5.3 metres occurred at 12:30 AM today. The following roads could be affected by flooding; The A4 8 3 at The Moors Straight, Welshpool.


Flood Warning issued on 27 Oct 2019 02:59
South East
This message will be updated at 8:00 AM or if the situation changes. At 3:00 AM, the level at Buttington was 5.3 metres and steady. A peak level of between 5.2 and 5.3 metres is expected to occur overnight. The following roads could be affected by flooding; The A4 8 3 at The Moors Straight, Welshpool (5.0m@Buttington gauge).


Flood Warning issued on 26 Oct 2019 21:09
South East
This message will be updated at 3:00 AM or if the situation changes. At 9:00 PM, the level at Buttington was 5.2 metres and steady. The current level is the peak. The following roads could be affected by flooding; The A4 8 3 at The Moors Straight, Welshpool.


Flood Warning issued on 26 Oct 2019 18:25
South East
This message will be updated at 9:30 PM or if the situation changes. At 6:00 PM, the level at Buttington was 5.2 metres and steady. A peak level of between 5.2 and 5.5 metres is expected to occur at about midnight. The following roads could be affected by flooding; The A4 8 3 at The Moors Straight, Welshpool.


Flood Warning issued on 26 Oct 2019 15:49
South East
This message will be updated at 8:00 PM or if the situation changes. At 3:50 PM, the level at Buttington was 5.2 metres and rising. A peak level of between 5.2 and 5.5 metres is expected to occur overnight. The following roads could be affected by flooding; The A4 8 3 at The Moors Straight, Welshpool.


Flood Warning issued on 26 Oct 2019 14:06
South East
This message will be updated at 6:30 PM or if the situation changes. At 2:10 PM, the level at Buttington was 5.1 metres and rising slowly. A peak level of between 5.2 and 5.7 metres is expected to occur this evening. The following roads could be affected by flooding (delete as appropriate); The A4 8 3 at The Moors Straight, Welshpool. The A4 5 8 at Buttington Bridge.


Flood Warning issued on 26 Oct 2019 11:43
South East
This message will be updated at 2:30 PM or if the situation changes. At 11:30 AM, the level at Buttington was 5.0 metres and rising. A peak level of between 5.1 and 5.4 metres is expected to occur this evening. The following roads could be affected by flooding . The A4 8 3 at The Moors Straight, Welshpool.