Flood Warning Info - River Severn at Pentre

Area Description

River Severn at Pentre.
This is a Flood Warning Area. For this area, you may receive Flood Warnings or Severe Flood Warnings.
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Flood Warning History

Number of historic Flood Warnings that have previously been recorded for this area:
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Historical Flood Warning Messages for this Area


Flood Warning issued on 18 Mar 2019 04:13
River Severn
River levels continue to rise at the Crew Green river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Flooding may be affecting low lying properties, roads and farmland in the Pentre area. The Pentre to Melverley Road near Royal Hill is flooded. Peak at Crew Green 6.26m at 4pm Sunday 17/03/19. We expect river levels to remain high until 19/03/19. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses. This message will be updated by 8:00am on Monday, 18/03/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 17 Mar 2019 16:33
River Severn
River levels are forecast to rise at the Montford river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding of property, roads and farmland is possible from Sunday morning 17/03/19. We expect flooding to affect properties in the Montford Bridge area. Predicted peak at Montford 6.1m to 6.3m overnight Sunday 17/03/19. Further showers are forecast over the next 24 hours. We expect river levels to rise until Sunday 17/03/19. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are checking defences. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses. This message will be updated by 08:00 on 18/03/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 17 Mar 2019 12:25
River Severn
River levels continue to rise at the Crew Green river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Flooding may be affecting low lying properties, roads and farmland in the Pentre area. The Pentre to Melverley Road near Royal Hill is flooded. Predicted Peaks at Crew Green 6.15m to 6.30m on the evening of Sunday 17/03/19. We expect river levels to remain high until 18/03/19. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are checking defences. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses. This message will be updated by 7pm on Sunday , 17/03/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 17 Mar 2019 07:53
River Severn
River levels continue to rise at the Crew Green river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Flooding may be affecting low lying properties, roads and farmland in the Pentre area. The Pentre to Melverley Road near Royal Hill is flooded. Predicted Peaks at Crew Green 6.15m to 6.30m on the evening of Sunday17/03/19. We expect river levels to remain high until 18/03/19. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are checking defences. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses. This message will be updated by 1pm Sunday afternoon, 17/03/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 16 Mar 2019 17:54
River Severn
River levels continue to rise at the Crew Green river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Flooding may be affecting low lying properties, roads and farmland in the Pentre area. The Pentre to Melverley Road near Royal Hill is flooded. Predicted Peaks at Crew Green 6.15m to 6.35m on the evening of Sunday17/03/19. We expect river levels to remain high until 18/03/19. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are checking defences. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses. This message will be updated by 8am Sunday morning, 17/03/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 16 Mar 2019 13:14
River Severn
River levels are rising at the Crew Green river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding of property and farmland is expected to continue. Flooding is expected to affect properties in the Pentre area. The Pentre to Melverley Road near Royal Hill is flooded. Predicted Peaks at Crew Green 6.2m to 6.4m on Sunday evening. Further heavy rainfall is forecast over the next 24 hours. We expect river levels to remain high until 17/03/19. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded. This message will be updated by 19:00 on 16/03/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 16 Mar 2019 07:39
River Severn
River levels are rising at the Crew Green river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding of property and farmland is expected this afternoon and overnight into Saturday. Flooding is expected to affect properties in the Pentre area. The Pentre to Melverley Road near Royal Hill is flooded. Predicted Peaks at Crew Green 6.2m to 6.4m Sunday evening. Further heavy rainfall is forecast over the next 24 hours. We expect river levels to remain high until 18/03/19. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded. This message will be updated by 13:00 on 16/03/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 15 Mar 2019 18:11
River Severn
River levels are forecast to rise at the Crew Green river gauge as a result of persistent heavy rainfall overnight on friday 15/03/19 into Saturday. Consequently, flooding of property, roads and farmland is possible in the Pentre area. The Pentre to Melverley Road near Royal Hill is flooded. Predicted Peaks at Crew Green 6.0m to 6.2m overnight on Friday 15/03/19. Further heavy rainfall is forecast over the next 36 hours this may result in a secondary peak . We expect river levels to remain high until 17/03/19. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded. This message will be updated by 08:00 on 16/03/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 15 Mar 2019 13:13
River Severn
River levels are rising at the Crew Green river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding of property and farmland is expected this afternoon and overnight into Saturday. Flooding is expected to affect properties in the Pentre area. The Pentre to Melverley Road near Royal Hill is flooded. Predicted Peaks at Crew Green 6.0m to 6.4m Friday evening. Further heavy rainfall is forecast over the next 48 hours. We expect river levels to remain high until on 17/03/19. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded. This message will be updated by 19:00 on 15/03/19, or as the situation changes.