Flood Warning Info - River Severn at Shrawardine, Montford Bridge and Mytton

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River Severn at Shrawardine, Montford Bridge and Mytton.
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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

  • We have only been collating detailed flood messages since May 2017.
  • Each Flood Warning may have multiple updates. The messages listed below may therefore be greater than the number of alerts detailed in the Flood Warning table above.

Flood Warning issued on 2 Mar 2020 07:37
River Severn
River levels are high but beginning to fall at the Montford river gauge as a result of recent rainfall. Consequently, flooding of property, roads and farmland continues. Flooding may affect properties in the Montford Bridge area. Further light rainfall is forecast over the next 48 hours. We expect river levels to remain high for the next few days. Montford peaked at 6.38m Sunday afternoon, 01/03/20. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses and plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded. This message will be updated by 5pm, Monday 02/03/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 1 Mar 2020 17:57
River Severn
River levels have risen at the Montford river gauge as a result of recent rainfall. Consequently, flooding of property, roads and farmland continues. Flooding may affect properties in the Montford Bridge area. Further light rainfall is forecast over the next 48 hours. We expect river levels to remain high for the next few days. Predicted peak at Montford 6.4m to 6.5m this evening, Sunday 01/03/20. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses and plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers which may be flooded. This message will be updated by 8am, Monday 02/03/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 1 Mar 2020 08:57
River Severn
River levels have risen at the Montford river gauge as a result of recent rainfall. Consequently, flooding of property, roads and farmland continues. Flooding may affect properties in the Montford Bridge area. Further light rainfall is forecast over the next 48 hours. We expect river levels to remain high for the next few days. Predicted peak at Montford 6.3m to 6.5m on Sunday afternoon, 01/03/20. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses and plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded. This message will be updated by 6pm on Sunday 01/03/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 1 Mar 2020 01:51
River Severn
River levels have risen at the Montford river gauge as a result of persistent rainfall. Consequently, flooding of property, roads and farmland is possible from overnight Saturday, 29/02/2020. Flooding may affect properties in the Montford Bridge area. The weather forecast remains unsettled over the next few days. Predicted peak at Montford 6.3m to 6.6m on Sunday afternoon, 01/03/20. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses and plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded. This message will be updated by 09:00am on Sunday 01/03/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 29 Feb 2020 18:34
River Severn
River levels have risen at the Montford river gauge as a result of persistent rainfall. Consequently, flooding of property, roads and farmland is possible overnight tonight, Saturday 29/02/2020. Flooding may affect properties in the Montford Bridge area. The weather forecast remains unsettled over the next few days. Predicted peak at Montford 6.0m to 6.3m on Sunday afternoon, 01/03/20. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses and plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded. This message will be updated by 02:00am on Sunday 01/03/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 27 Feb 2020 09:16
River Severn
River levels remain high but are beginning to fall at the Montford river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Consequently, the risk of flooding is reducing. River levels are falling, but still pose a flood risk. Flooding is affecting properties in the Montford Bridge area. Montford river gauge peaked at 7.01m Tuesday morning, 25/02/20. The forecast remains unsettled for the next few days which may cause river levels to remain high. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are checking defences and liaising with emergency services. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses and plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded. This message will be updated by 5pm Thursday 27/02/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 27 Feb 2020 00:54
River Severn
River levels are high but beginning to fall at the Montford river gauge as a result of recent rainfall. Consequently, flooding of property, roads and farmland is expected to continue for the next few days. Flooding is affecting properties in the Montford Bridge area and the B4380 at Montford Bridge. The Montford river gauge peaked at 7.01m Tuesday morning, 25/02/20. The forecast remains unsettled for the next few days which may cause river levels to remain high. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses and plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded. This message will be updated by 9am Thursday 27/02/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 26 Feb 2020 20:32
River Severn
River levels are high but beginning to fall at the Montford river gauge as a result of recent rainfall. Consequently, flooding of property, roads and farmland is expected to continue for the next few days. Flooding is affecting properties in the Montford Bridge area and the B4380 at Montford Bridge. The Montford river gauge peaked at 7.01m Tuesday morning, 25/02/20. The forecast remains unsettled for the next few days which may cause river levels to remain high. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses and plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded. This message will be updated by 1am Thursday 26/02/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 26 Feb 2020 16:58
River Severn
River levels are high but beginning to fall at the Montford river gauge as a result of recent rainfall. Consequently, flooding of property, roads and farmland is expected to continue for the next few days. Flooding is affecting properties in the Montford Bridge area and the B4380 at Montford Bridge. The Montford river gauge peaked at 7.01m Tuesday morning, 25/02/20. The forecast remains unsettled for the next few days which may cause river levels to remain high. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses and plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded. This message will be updated by 9pm Wednesday 26/02/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 26 Feb 2020 13:30
River Severn
River levels are high but beginning to fall at the Montford river gauge as a result of recent rainfall. Consequently, flooding of property, roads and farmland is expected to continue for the next few days. Flooding is affecting properties in the Montford Bridge area and the B4380 at Montford Bridge. The Montford river gauge peaked at 7.01m Tuesday morning, 25/02/20. The forecast remains unsettled for the next few days which may cause river levels to remain high. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses and plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded. This message will be updated by 5pm Wednesday 26/02/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 26 Feb 2020 08:49
River Severn
River levels are high but beginning to fall at the Montford river gauge as a result of recent rainfall. Consequently, flooding of property, roads and farmland is expected to continue for the next few days. Flooding is affecting properties in the Montford Bridge area and the B4380 at Montford Bridge. The Montford river gauge peaked at 7.01m Tuesday morning, 25/02/20. The forecast remains unsettled for the next few days which may cause river levels to remain high. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses and plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded. This message will be updated by 1pm Wednesday 26/02/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 26 Feb 2020 00:56
River Severn
River levels are high but beginning to fall at the Montford river gauge as a result of recent rainfall. Consequently, flooding of property, roads and farmland is expected to continue for the next few days. Flooding is affecting properties in the Montford Bridge area and the B4380 at Montford Bridge. The Montford river gauge peaked at 7.0m at 10:45am this morning, Tuesday 25/02/20. The forecast remains unsettled for the next few days which may cause river levels to remain high. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses and plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded. This message will be updated by 9am Wednesday, 26/02/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 25 Feb 2020 17:07
River Severn
River levels are high but steady at the Montford river gauge as a result of recent heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding of property, roads and farmland is expected to continue for the next few days. Flooding is affecting properties in the Montford Bridge area and the B4380 at Montford Bridge. The Montford river gauge peaked at 7.0m at 10:45am this morning, Tuesday 25/02/20. The forecast remains unsettled for the next few days which may cause river levels to remain high. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses and plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded. This message will be updated by 1am Wednesday, 26/02/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 25 Feb 2020 09:41
River Severn
River levels are high and rising slowly at the Montford river gauge as a result of recent heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding of property, roads and farmland is expected to continue for the next few days. Flooding is affecting properties in the Montford Bridge area and the B4380 at Montford Bridge. Predicted peak at Montford 7 to 7.15m, Tuesday midday, 25/02/20. Further rainfall is forecast over the next 48 hours. We expect river levels to remain high for several days. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses and plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded. This message will be updated by 5pm Tuesday, 25/02/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 24 Feb 2020 23:30
River Severn
River levels are rising at the Montford river gauge as a result of recent heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding of property, roads and farmland is expected to continue for the next few days. Flooding is affecting properties in the Montford Bridge area. Predicted peak at Montford 6.8m to 7.2m, Tuesday afternoon, 25/02/20. Further rainfall is forecast over the next 48 hours. We expect river levels to remain high for several days. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses and plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded. This message will be updated by 9am Tuesday, 25/02/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 24 Feb 2020 16:21
River Severn
River levels are rising at the Montford river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding of property, roads and farmland is expected for the next few days. Flooding is affecting properties in the Montford Bridge area. Predicted peak at Montford 6.8m to 7.2m, Tuesday afternoon, 25/02/20. Further rainfall is forecast over the next 48 hours. We expect river levels to remain high for several days. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses and plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded. This message will be updated by midnight tonight, Monday, 24/02/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 24 Feb 2020 07:54
River Severn
River levels have risen at the Montford river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding of property, roads and farmland is expected for the next few days. Flooding is affecting properties in the Montford Bridge area. Predicted peak at Montford 6.8m to 7.0m Tuesday evening, 25/02/20. Further rainfall is forecast over the next 48 hours. We expect river levels to remain high for several days. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses and plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded. This message will be updated by 4pm Monday, 24/02/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 24 Feb 2020 07:29
River Severn
River levels have risen at the Montford river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding of property, roads and farmland is expected for the next few days. Flooding is affecting properties in the Montford Bridge area. Predicted peak at Montford 6.6m to 7.0m this evening, 24/02/20. Further rainfall is forecast over the next 48 hours. We expect river levels to remain high for several days. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses and plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded. This message will be updated by 4pm Monday, 24/02/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 23 Feb 2020 23:31
River Severn
River levels have risen at the Montford river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding of property, roads and farmland is expected for the next few days. Flooding is affecting properties in the Montford Bridge area. Predicted peak at Montford 6.6m to 7.0m Monday evening, 24/02/20. Further rainfall is forecast overnight Sunday, 23/02/20. We expect river levels to remain high for several days. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses and plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded. This message will be updated by 8am Monday, 24/02/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 23 Feb 2020 16:05
River Severn
River levels have risen at the Montford river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall over Saturday night and early hours of Sunday morning 23/02/20. Consequently, flooding of property, roads and farmland is expected today, Monday and into Tuesday. Flooding is affecting properties in the Montford Bridge area. Predicted peak at Montford 6.6m to 7.0m overnight Monday, 24/02/20 and into Tuesday 25/02/20. Further rainfall is forecast overnight tonight and into Monday. We expect river levels to remain high for several days. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses and plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded. This message will be updated by 11:45pm Sunday night, 23/02/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 23 Feb 2020 07:36
River Severn
River levels have risen at the Montford river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall over Saturday night and early hours of Sunday morning 23/02/20. Consequently, flooding of property, roads and farmland is expected today, tomorrow and into Tuesday. Flooding is affecting properties in the Montford Bridge area. Predicted peak at Montford 6.3m to 6.8m overnight 23/02/20 into Tuesday 24/02/20. Further rainfall is forecast overnight and into Monday. We expect river levels to remain high. 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 3pm on 23/02/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 19 Feb 2020 02:46
River Severn
River levels peaked at the Montford river gauge on Monday, 17/02/20 and are now falling as a result of Storm Dennis. Consequently, the risk of flooding remains. Flooding is affecting properties in the Montford Bridge area. Further rainfall is expected over the next 24 hours with further prolonged rainfall forecast from Wednesday afternoon, 19/02/20. We expect river levels to remain high for the next few days. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are checking defences. Please plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded and avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses. This message will be updated by 1pm Wednesday, 19/02/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 18 Feb 2020 20:28
River Severn
River levels have peaked at the Montford river gauge yesterday, 17/02/20 and are now falling but still high as a result of Storm Dennis. Consequently, the risk of flooding remains. Flooding is affecting properties in the Montford Bridge area. Further rainfall is expected over the next 24 hours with further prolonged rainfall forecast from Wednesday afternoon, 19/02/20. We expect river levels to remain high for the next few days. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are checking defences. Please plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded and avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses. This message will be updated by 5am Wednesday, 19/02/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 18 Feb 2020 13:01
River Severn
River levels have peaked at the Montford river gauge yesterday, 17/02/20 and are now falling but still high as a result of Storm Dennis. Consequently, the risk of flooding remains. Flooding is affecting properties in the Montford Bridge area. Further rainfall is expected over the next 24 hours with further prolonged rainfall forecast from midday on Wednesday. We expect river levels to remain high for the next few days. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are checking defences. Please plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded and avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses. This message will be updated by 9pm Tuesday, 18/02/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 17 Feb 2020 21:01
River Severn
River levels have been peaking at 6.86m at the Montford river gauge this afternoon, 17/02/20, as a result of Storm Dennis. Consequently, the risk of flooding remains. Flooding is affecting properties in the Montford Bridge area. Further light rainfall is forecast over the next 12 hours. We expect river levels to remain high for the next few days. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are checking defences. Please plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded and avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses. This message will be updated by 1pm Tuesday, 18/02/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 17 Feb 2020 14:55
River Severn
River levels are peaking at 6.86m at the Montford river gauge as a result of persistent heavy rainfall. Consequently, the risk of flooding remains. Flooding is affecting properties in the Montford Bridge area. Further scattered showers are forecast over the next 24 hours. We expect river levels to remain high into the middle of the week. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are checking defences. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses and avoid contact with flood water. This message will be updated by 9pm Monday, 17/02/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 17 Feb 2020 04:33
River Severn
River levels have risen at the Montford river gauge as a result of persistent heavy rainfall. Consequently, the risk of flooding remains. Flooding is affecting properties in the Montford Bridge area. Further scattered showers are forecast over the next 72 hours. We expect river levels to remain high into the middle of the week. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are checking defences. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses and avoid contact with flood water. This message will be updated by 2pm Monday, 17/02/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 16 Feb 2020 19:31
River Severn
River levels have risen at the Montford river gauge as a result of persistent heavy rainfall. Consequently, the risk of flooding remains. Flooding is affecting properties in the Montford Bridge area. Predicted peak at Montford 6.0m to 6.4m 17/02/20. Further scattered showers are forecast over the next 72 hours. We expect river levels to remain high into the middle of the week. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are checking defences. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses and avoid contact with flood water. This message will be updated by 5am Monday, 17/02/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 16 Feb 2020 11:46
River Severn
River levels have risen at the Montford river gauge as a result of persistent heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding of property,roads and farmland is expected from this afternoon, 16/02/20. Flooding is affecting properties in the Montford Bridge area. Predicted peak at Montford 6.0m to 6.4m 17/02/20. Further scattered showers are forecast over the next 72 hours. We expect river levels to remain high into the middle of the week. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are checking defences. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses and avoid contact with flood water. This message will be updated by 8pm tonight, 16/02/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 27 Oct 2019 20:01
River Severn
River levels have risen at the Montford river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding of property, roads and farmland is expected from Sunday afternoon, 27/10/2019. Flooding is affecting properties in the Montford Bridge area. Montford is peaking now, Sunday evening 27/10/19. No further rainfall is forecast. We expect river levels to remain high over the weekend and early into next week. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are checking defences. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses and move possession and valuables off the ground or to safety. This message will be updated by 10am 28/10/2019, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 27 Oct 2019 10:52
River Severn
River levels have risen at the Montford river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding of property, roads and farmland is possible from this afternoon, 27/10/2019. Flooding is affecting properties in the Montford Bridge area. Predicted peak at Montford 6.1m to 6.4m today, 27/10/2019. No further rainfall is forecast. We expect river levels to remain high over the next few days. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are checking defences. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses and move possession and valuables off the ground or to safety. This message will be updated by 6pm today 27/10/2019, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 18 Mar 2019 07:33
River Severn
River levels are high and currently steady at the Montford river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall over the last few days. Consequently there is flooding of low lying property, roads and farmland. We expect flooding to affect low lying properties in the Montford Bridge area. River levels have peaked and will remain steady, with no further rise forecasted. Peak at Montford of 6.11m recorded at 3 am Monday morning 18/03/19. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses. This message will be updated by 1:00 pm on Monday 18/03/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 18 Mar 2019 04:44
River Severn
River levels are forecast to rise at the Montford river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding of low lying property, roads and farmland is possible from Sunday morning 17/03/19. We expect flooding to affect low lying properties in the Montford Bridge area. Peak at Montford is 6.11m, 2am Monday 18/03/19. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses. This message will be updated by 8:00 am on Monday 18/03/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 17 Mar 2019 17:16
River Severn
River levels have risen at the Montford river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Consequently, the risk of flooding remains. Flooding is affecting properties in the Montford Bridge area. Predicted peak at Montford 6.10m to 6.30m Sunday overnight 17/03/19. We expect river levels to remain high for the next few days. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are checking defences. This message will be updated by 8am tomorrow morning, 18/03/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 17 Mar 2019 12:25
River Severn
River levels are forecast to rise at the Montford river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding of low lying property, roads and farmland is possible from Sunday morning 17/03/19. We expect flooding to affect low lying properties in the Montford Bridge area. Predicted peak at Montford is 6.1m to 6.3m overnight Sunday 17/03/19. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses. This message will be updated by 7:00 pm on 17/03/19, or as the situation changes


Flood Warning issued on 17 Mar 2019 07:40
River Severn
River levels are forecast to rise at the Montford river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding of low lying property, roads and farmland is possible from Sunday morning 17/03/19. We expect flooding to affect low lying properties in the Montford Bridge area. Predicted peak at Montford 6.1m to 6.3m overnight Sunday 17/03/19. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses. This message will be updated by 1:00 pm on 17/03/19, or as the situation changes


Flood Warning issued on 16 Mar 2019 17:22
River Severn
River levels are forecast to rise at the Montford river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding of low lying property, roads and farmland is possible from Sunday morning 17/03/19. We expect flooding to affect low lying properties in the Montford Bridge area. Predicted peak at Montford 6.1m to 6.4m overnight Sunday 17/03/19. Further rainfall is forecast over the next 24 hours. We expect river levels to continue 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 17/03/19, or as the situation changes.