Flood Warning Info - River Severn at Ironbridge and Jackfield

Area Description

River Severn at Ironbridge and Jackfield including Coalport.
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

  • 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 3 Mar 2020 15:50
River Severn
River levels remain high but are beginning to fall at the Buildwas river gauge following recent heavy rainfall. River levels at the Buildwas gauge peaked at 5.68m on Monday afternoon, 02/03/20. Consequently, flooding of property, roads and farmland continues. Flooding is affecting properties on Ferry Road. Further rainfall is forecast over the next 48 hours. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are currently checking defences. Please avoid contact with flood water. This message will be updated by 8am Wednesday 04/03/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 3 Mar 2020 07:33
River Severn
River levels remain high at the Buildwas river gauge following recent heavy rainfall. River levels at the Buildwas gauge peaked at 5.68m on Monday afternoon, 02/03/20. Consequently, flooding of property, roads and farmland continues. Flooding is affecting properties on Ferry Road. Further rainfall is forecast in the next 48 hours. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are currently checking defences. Please avoid contact with flood water. This message will be updated by 4pm Tuesday 03/03/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 2 Mar 2020 15:56
River Severn
River levels remain high at the Buildwas river gauge following recent heavy rainfall on Friday into Saturday. River levels at the Buildwas gauge are peaking now at around 5.68m on Monday afternoon, 02/03/20. Consequently, flooding of property, roads and farmland continues. Flooding is affecting properties on Ferry Road. Further light rainfall is expected and we are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are currently checking defences, and liaising with emergency services. Please avoid contact with flood water. This message will be updated by 8am Tuesday 03/03/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 2 Mar 2020 05:19
River Severn
River levels remain high at the Buildwas river gauge following recent heavy rainfall on Friday into Saturday. River levels at the Buildwas gauge peaked at 6.79m on Wednesday morning, 26/02/20. Consequently, flooding of property, roads and farmland continues. Flooding is affecting properties on Ferry Road. River levels could rise again as a result of the recent rainfall with a predicted peak of between 5.4m and 5.8m on Monday afternoon 02/03/20. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are currently checking defences, and liaising with emergency services. Please avoid contact with flood water. This message will be updated by 4pm Monday 02/03/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 1 Mar 2020 16:57
River Severn
River levels remain high at the Buildwas river gauge following persistent rainfall. River levels at the Buildwas gauge peaked at 6.79m on Wednesday morning, 26/02/20. Consequently, flooding of property, roads and farmland continues. Flooding is affecting properties on Ferry Road. River levels could rise again as a result of the rainfall with a predicted peak of between 5.4m and 5.8m on Monday afternoon 02/03/20. The weather forecast remains unsettled over the next few days. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are currently checking defences, and liaising with emergency services. Please avoid contact with flood water. This message will be updated by 7am Monday 02/03/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 1 Mar 2020 07:32
River Severn
River levels remain high and are starting to rise again at the Buildwas river gauge following persistent rainfall. Consequently, flooding of property, roads and farmland continues. Flooding is affecting properties on Ferry Road. River levels are forecast to rise again as a result of the rainfall received this weekend, with a predicted peak of between 5.4 and 5.7m on Monday afternoon 02/03/20. The weather forecast remains settled over the next few days. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are currently checking defences, and liaising with emergency services. Please avoid contact with flood water. This message will be updated by 5pm Sunday 01/03/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 29 Feb 2020 23:55
River Severn
River levels remain high but have started to fall at the Buildwas river gauge following persistent rainfall. River levels at the Buildwas gauge peaked at 6.79m on Wednesday morning, 26/02/20. Consequently, flooding of property, roads and farmland continues. Flooding is affecting properties on Ferry Road. River levels are forecast to rise again as a result of the rainfall received Friday overnight, with a predicted peak of between 5.4 and 5.6m on Monday afternoon 02/03/20 and the weather forecast remains unsettled over the next few days. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are currently checking defences, and liaising with emergency services. Please avoid contact with flood water. This message will be updated by 8am Sunday 01/03/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 29 Feb 2020 15:20
River Severn
River levels remain high but are falling at the Buildwas river gauge following persistent rainfall. River levels at the Buildwas gauge peaked at 6.79m, on Wednesday morning, 26/02/20. Consequently, flooding of property, roads and farmland continues. Flooding is affecting properties on Ferry Road. River levels are forecast to rise again as a result of the rainfall received overnight, with a predicted peak of between 5.1 and 5.4m on Monday morning 02/03/20 and the weather forecast remains unsettled over the next few days. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are currently checking defences, and liaising with emergency services. Please avoid contact with flood water. This message will be updated by 12am Sunday 01/03/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 29 Feb 2020 07:54
River Severn
River levels remain high but are falling at the Buildwas river gauge following persistent rainfall. River levels at the Buildwas gauge peaked at 6.79m, on Wednesday morning, 26/02/20. Consequently, flooding of property, roads and farmland continues. Flooding is affecting properties on Ferry Road. River levels are forecast to rise again as a result of the rainfall received overnight, and the weather forecast remains unsettled over the next few days. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are currently checking defences, and liaising with emergency services. Please avoid contact with flood water. This message will be updated by 4pm Saturday 29/02/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 28 Feb 2020 23:45
River Severn
River levels remain high but are falling at the Buildwas river gauge following persistent rainfall. River levels at the Buildwas gauge peaked at 6.79m, on Wednesday morning, 26/02/20. Consequently, flooding of property, roads and farmland continues. Flooding is affecting properties on Ferry Road. The weather forecast remains unsettled over the next few days, with heavier rainfall forecast for Friday overnight into Saturday morning. River levels are forecast to rise again as a result of this rainfall. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are currently checking and replacing defences, and liaising with emergency services. Please avoid contact with flood water. This message will be updated by 8am Saturday 29/02/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 28 Feb 2020 15:37
River Severn
River levels remain high but are falling at the Buildwas river gauge following persistent rainfall. River levels at the Buildwas gauge peaked at 6.79m, on Wednesday morning, 26/02/20. Consequently, flooding of property, roads and farmland continues. Flooding is affecting properties on Ferry Road. The weather forecast remains unsettled over the next few days, with heavier rainfall forecast for Friday and Saturday. River levels could rise again as a result of this rainfall. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are currently checking and replacing defences, and liaising with emergency services. Please avoid contact with flood water. This message will be updated by midnight on Friday 28/02/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 28 Feb 2020 07:38
River Severn
River levels remain high but are falling at the Buildwas river gauge following persistent rainfall. River levels at the Buildwas gauge peaked at 6.79m, on Wednesday morning, 26/02/20. Consequently, flooding of property, roads and farmland continues. Flooding is affecting properties on Ferry Road. The weather forecast remains unsettled over the next few days, with heavier rainfall forecast for Friday and Saturday. River levels could rise again as a result of this rainfall. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are checking defences, and liaising with emergency services. Please avoid contact with flood water. This message will be updated by 4pm on Friday 28/02/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 27 Feb 2020 23:56
River Severn
River levels remain high but are falling at the Buildwas river gauge following persistent rainfall. River levels at the Buildwas gauge peaked at 6.79m, on Wednesday morning, 26/02/20. Consequently, flooding of property, roads and farmland continues. Flooding is affecting properties on Ferry Road. The weather forecast remains unsettled over the next few days, with heavier rainfall forecast for Friday and Saturday. River levels could rise again as a result of this rainfall. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are checking defences, and liaising with emergency services. Please avoid contact with flood water. This message will be updated by 8am on Friday 28/02/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 27 Feb 2020 16:02
River Severn
River levels remain high but are falling at the Buildwas river gauge following persistent rainfall. River levels at the Buildwas gauge peaked at 6.79m, on Wednesday morning, 26/02/20. Consequently, flooding of property, roads and farmland continues. Flooding is affecting properties on Ferry Road. The weather forecast remains unsettled over the next few days, with heavier rainfall forecast for Friday evening and Saturday. River levels could rise again as a result of this rainfall. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are checking defences, and liaising with emergency services. This message will be updated by midnight on Thursday 27/02/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 27 Feb 2020 07:57
River Severn
River levels remain high but are beginning to fall at the Buildwas river gauge as a result of persistent rainfall. River levels at the Buildwas gauge peaked at 6.79m, on Wednesday morning, 26/02/20. Consequently, flooding of property, roads and farmland continues. Flooding is affecting properties on Ferry Road. The weather forecast remains unsettled over the next few days, so we expect river levels to remain high for several days. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are checking defences, and liaising with emergency services. Please move possessions and valuables off the ground, or to safety, and call 999 if in immediate danger. This message will be updated by 4pm on Thursday 27/02/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 27 Feb 2020 02:48
River Severn
River levels remain high but are beginning to fall at the Buildwas river gauge as a result of persistent rainfall. The Buildwas river gauge peaked at 6.79m, at 10am Wednesday morning, 26/02/20. Consequently, flooding of property, roads and farmland continues. Flooding is affecting properties on Ferry Road. The weather forecast remains unsettled over the next few days, so we expect river levels to remain high for several days. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are checking defences, and liaising with emergency services. Please move possessions and valuables off the ground, or to safety, and call 999 if in immediate danger. This message will be updated by 8am on Thursday 27/02/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 26 Feb 2020 22:50
River Severn
River levels remain high but are beginning to fall at the Buildwas river gauge as a result of persistent rainfall. The Buildwas river gauge peaked at 6.8m, at 10am today, 26/02/20. Consequently, flooding of property, roads and farmland continues. Flooding is affecting properties on Ferry Road. The weather forecast remains unsettled over the next few days, so we expect river levels to remain high for several days. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are checking defences, and liaising with emergency services. Please move possessions and valuables off the ground, or to safety, and call 999 if in immediate danger. This message will be updated by 3am on Thursday 27/02/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 26 Feb 2020 17:59
River Severn
River levels remain high but are beginning to fall at the Buildwas river gauge as a result of persistent rainfall. The Buildwas river gauge peaked at 6.8m, at 10am, today, 26/02/20. Consequently, flooding of property, roads and farmland continues. Flooding is affecting property on Buildwas Road, downstream of Buildwas Bridge. The weather forecast remains unsettled over the next few days, so we expect river levels to remain high for several days. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are checking defences and liaising with emergency services. Please avoid contact with flood water and call 999 if in immediate danger. This message will be updated by 11pm on Wednesday 26/02/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 26 Feb 2020 15:27
River Severn
River levels remain high but are beginning to fall at the Buildwas river gauge as a result of persistent rainfall. The Buildwas river gauge peaked at 6.8m, at 10am today, 26/02/20. Consequently, flooding of property, roads and farmland continues. Flooding is affecting properties on Ferry Road. The weather forecast remains unsettled over the next few days, so we expect river levels to remain high for several days. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are checking defences, and liaising with emergency services. Please move possessions and valuables off the ground, or to safety, and call 999 if in immediate danger. This message will be updated by 7pm on Wednesday 26/02/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 26 Feb 2020 10:55
River Severn
River levels remain high but are beginning to fall at the Buildwas river gauge as a result of persistent rainfall. The Buildwas river gauge peaked at 6.8m, at 10am today, 26/02/20. Consequently, flooding of property, roads and farmland continues. Flooding is affecting properties on Ferry Road. The weather forecast remains unsettled over the next few days, so we expect river levels to remain high for several days. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are checking defences, and liaising with emergency services. Please move possessions and valuables off the ground, or to safety, and call 999 if in immediate danger. This message will be updated by 3pm on Wednesday 26/02/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 26 Feb 2020 02:37
River Severn
River levels are rising at the Buildwas river gauge as a result of persistent rainfall. Consequently, flooding of property, roads and farmland continues. Flooding is affecting properties on Ferry Road. Predicted Peak at Buildwas 6.75m to 6.85m, Early Wednesday morning, 26/02/20. The weather forecast remains unsettled over the next few days, so we expect river levels to remain high for several days. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are checking defences, and liaising with emergency services. Please move possessions and valuables off the ground, or to safety, and call 999 if in immediate danger. This message will be updated by 11am on Wednesday 26/02/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 25 Feb 2020 19:03
River Severn
River levels are rising at the Buildwas river gauge as a result of persistent rainfall. Consequently, flooding of property, roads and farmland continues. Flooding is affecting properties on Ferry Road. Predicted Peak at Buildwas 6.7m to 7.0m, overnight, Tuesday, 25/02/20 into Wednesday, 26/02/20. The weather forecast remains unsettled over the next few days, so we expect river levels to remain high for several days. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are checking defences, and liaising with emergency services. Please move possessions and valuables off the ground, or to safety, and call 999 if in immediate danger. This message will be updated by 3am on Wednesday 26/02/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 25 Feb 2020 11:09
River Severn
River levels are rising at the Buildwas river gauge as a result of persistent rainfall. Consequently, flooding of property, roads and farmland continues. Flooding is affecting properties on Ferry Road. Predicted Peak at Buildwas 6.7m to 6.9m tonight, Tuesday night 25/02/20. We expect river levels to rise throughout Tuesday, and remain high over the next few days. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are checking defences, and liaising with emergency services. Please move possessions and valuables off the ground, or to safety, and call 999 if in immediate danger. This message will be updated by 7pm on Tuesday 25/02/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 25 Feb 2020 04:29
River Severn
River levels are rising at the Buildwas river gauge as a result of persistent rainfall. Consequently, flooding of property, roads and farmland continues. Flooding is affecting properties on Ferry Road. Predicted Peak at Buildwas 6.7m to 7.0m Tuesday evening, 25/02/20. We expect river levels to rise throughout Tuesday, and remain high over the next few days. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are checking defences, and liaising with emergency services. Please move possessions and valuables off the ground, or to safety, and call 999 if in immediate danger. This message will be updated by 11am on Tuesday 25/02/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 24 Feb 2020 20:51
River Severn
River levels are rising at the Buildwas river gauge as a result of persistent heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding of property, roads and farmland is imminent. Flooding is affecting properties on Ferry Road. Predicted Peak at Buildwas 6.7m to 7.0m overnight Tuesday, 25/02/20, into Wednesday, 26/02/20. We expect river levels to rise throughout Tuesday, and remain high over the next few days. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are checking defences, and liaising with emergency services. Please move possessions and valuables off the ground, or to safety, and call 999 if in immediate danger. This message will be updated by 5am on Tuesday 25/02/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 24 Feb 2020 12:54
River Severn
River levels are rising at the Buildwas river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding continues. Flooding is affecting properties on Ferry Road. Predicted peak at Buildwas 6.7m to 7.0m Tuesday evening 25/02/20. We expect river levels to remain high over the coming days. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are checking river levels and the weather forecast. Please plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded and move possession and valuables off the ground or to safety. This message will be updated by 9pm Monday 24/02/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 24 Feb 2020 04:52
River Severn
River levels are rising at the Buildwas river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding continues. Flooding is likely to affect properties on Ferry Road. Predicted peak at Buildwas 6.4m to 6.8m on Tuesday 25/02/20. We expect river levels to remain high over the coming days. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are checking river levels and the weather forecast. Please plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded and move possession and valuables off the ground or to safety. This message will be updated by 1pm Monday 24/02/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 23 Feb 2020 19:09
River Severn
River levels are rising at the Buildwas river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding of property is possible from 11pm today, 23/02/20. Flooding is likely to affect properties on Ferry Road. Predicted Peak at Buildwas 6.4m to 6.8m on Tuesday 25/02/20. We expect river levels to remain high over the coming days. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are checking river levels and the weather forecast. Please plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded and move possession and valuables off the ground or to safety. This message will be updated by 05:00 Monday 24/02/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 21 Feb 2020 02:52
River Severn
River levels remain high, but are now falling slowly at the Buildwas river gauge. Flooding of property, roads and farmland continues. Flooding is affecting properties on Ferry Road. River levels at the Buildwas gauge peaked at 6.52m on Tuesday evening 18/02/20. Further rainfall is forecast over the next 48 hours. 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 plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded. This message will be updated by 11am on Friday 21/02/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 20 Feb 2020 18:58
River Severn
River levels remain high, but are now falling slowly at the Buildwas river gauge. Flooding of property, roads and farmland continues. Flooding is affecting properties on Ferry Road. River levels at the Buildwas gauge peaked at 6.52m on Tuesday evening 18/02/20. Further rainfall is forecast over the next 48 hours. 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 plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded. This message will be updated by 3am on Friday 21/02/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 20 Feb 2020 12:19
River Severn
River levels remain high, but are now falling slowly at the Buildwas river gauge. Flooding of property, roads and farmland continues. Flooding is affecting properties on Ferry Road. River levels at the Buildwas gauge peaked at 6.52m on Tuesday evening 18/02/20. Further rainfall is forecast over the next 48 hours. 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 plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded. This message will be updated by 7pm on Thursday 20/02/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 20 Feb 2020 02:35
River Severn
River levels remain high, but are now falling slowly at the Buildwas river gauge. Flooding of property, roads and farmland continues. Flooding is affecting properties on Ferry Road. River levels at the Buildwas gauge peaked at 6.52m on Tuesday evening 18/02/20. Further rainfall is forecast over the next 48 hours. 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 plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded. This message will be updated by11am on Thursday 20/02/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 19 Feb 2020 19:03
River Severn
River levels remain high, but are now falling slowly at the Buildwas river gauge. Flooding of property, roads and farmland continues. Flooding is affecting properties on Ferry Road. River levels at the Buildwas gauge peaked at 6.52m on Tuesday evening 18/02/20. Further rainfall is forecast over the next 48 hours. 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 plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded. This message will be updated by 3am on Thursday 20/02/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 19 Feb 2020 12:16
River Severn
River levels remain high, but are now falling slowly at the Buildwas river gauge. Flooding of property, roads and farmland continues. Flooding is affecting properties on Ferry Road. River levels at the Buildwas gauge peaked at 6.52m on Tuesday evening 18/02/20. Scattered showers are expected today with further prolonged rainfall forecast this afternoon and overnight 19/02/20. 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 plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded. This message will be updated by 7pm on Wednesday 19/02/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 19 Feb 2020 02:46
River Severn
River levels have risen at the Buildwas river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding of property, roads and farmland continues. Flooding is affecting properties on Ferry Road. River levels at the Buildwas gauge have peaked at 6.52m on Tuesday evening 18/02/20. Showers are expected over the next 24 hours with further prolonged rainfall forecast from Wednesday afternoon 19/02/20. 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 plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded. This message will be updated by 1pm on Wednesday 19/02/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 18 Feb 2020 20:44
River Severn
River levels have risen at the Buildwas river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding of property, roads and farmland continues. Flooding is affecting properties on Ferry Road. River levels have risen at the Buildwas gauge & are peaking now, Tuesday evening 18/02/20, the predicted peak level is between 6.5 & 6.55m. Showers are expected over the next 24 hours with further prolonged rainfall forecast from Wednesday afternoon 19/02/20. 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 plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded. This message will be updated by 5am on Wednesday 19/02/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 18 Feb 2020 12:44
River Severn
River levels are rising at the Buildwas river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding of property, roads and farmland continues. Flooding is affecting properties on Ferry Road. A peak river level at Buildwas of 6.5 to 6.7m is predicted for Tuesday afternoon 18/02/20. 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 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 plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded. This message will be updated by 9pm on Tuesday 18/02/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 17 Feb 2020 21:02
River Severn
River levels are rising at the Buildwas river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding of property, roads and farmland continues. Flooding is affecting properties on Ferry Road. A peak river level at Buildwas of 6.3 to 6.7m is predicted for Tuesday afternoon 18/02/20. Further rainfall is expected over the next 24 hours. 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 plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded. This message will be updated by 1pm on Tuesday 18/02/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 17 Feb 2020 14:54
River Severn
River levels are rising at the Buildwas river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding of property, roads and farmland continues. Flooding is affecting properties on Ferry Road. A peak river level at Buildwas of 5.7 to 6.0m is predicted for Tuesday morning 18/02/20. Further showers are expected over the next 24 hours. 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 plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded. This message will be updated by 9pm on Monday 17/02/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 17 Feb 2020 04:32
River Severn
River levels are rising at the Buildwas river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding of property, roads and farmland continues. Flooding is affecting properties on Ferry Road. A peak river level at Buildwas of 5.7 to 6.0m is predicted for Tuesday 18/02/20. Further showers are expected over the next 72 hours. 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 plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded. This message will be updated by 2pm on Monday 17/02/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 16 Feb 2020 20:04
River Severn
River levels are rising at the Buildwas river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding of property, roads and farmland continues. Flooding is affecting properties on Ferry Road. A peak river level at Buildwas of 5.8 to 6.3m is predicted for Tuesday 18/02/20. Further showers are expected over the next 72 hours. 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 plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded. This message will be updated by 5am on Monday 17/02/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 16 Feb 2020 12:14
River Severn
River levels are rising at the Buildwas river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding of property, roads and farmland is expected from this evening onwards, Sunday 16/02/20. Flooding is affecting properties on Ferry Road. A peak river level at Buildwas of 5.5 to 6m is predicted for Tuesday 18/02/20. Further rainfall is expected over the next 12 hours as a result of Storm Dennis. 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 plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded. This message will be updated by 8pm on Sunday 16/02/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 18 Nov 2019 02:20
River Severn
River levels remain high but are beginning to fall at the Buildwas river gauge as a result of recent rainfall. Consequently, the risk of flooding remains. Flooding is affecting properties on Ferry Road. Peak: Buildwas peaked at 4.81m on Sunday morning 17/11/2019. No further rainfall is forecast for the next 24 hours. River levels are falling, but still pose a flood risk. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses and avoid contact with flood water. This message will be updated by 10am on Monday 18/11/2019, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 17 Nov 2019 18:32
River Severn
River levels are high but beginning to fall at the Buildwas river gauge as a result of recent rainfall. Consequently, flooding of property and roads is expected to continue. Flooding is expected to affect properties on Ferry Road. Peak: Buildwas peaked at 4.81m this morning Sunday 17/11/2019. Further light rainfall is expected over the next 24 hours. We expect river levels to remain high over the next few days. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please move possessions and valuables off the ground or to safety. This message will be updated by 5am on Monday 18/11/2019, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 17 Nov 2019 12:35
River Severn
River levels are high but beginning to fall at the Buildwas river gauge as a result of recent rainfall. Consequently, flooding of property and roads is expected to continue today, Sunday 17/11/2019. Flooding is expected to affect properties on Ferry Road. Peak: Buildwas peaked at 4.82m at 10am this morning, Sunday 17/11/2019. Further light rainfall is expected over the next 24 hours. We expect river levels to remain high over the next few days. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff have erected temporary flood barriers at Ironbridge. Please move possession and valuables off the ground or to safety. This message will be updated by 7pm on 17/11/2019, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 17 Nov 2019 07:56
River Severn
River levels are high and continue to rise slowly at the Buildwas river gauge as a result of recent rainfall. Consequently, flooding of property and roads is expected to continue today, Sunday 17/11/2019. Flooding is expected to affect properties on Ferry Road. Predicted Peak: Buildwas 4.8 to 5.0m at midday today, Sunday 17/11/2019. Further light rainfall is expected over the next 24 hours. We expect river levels to remain high over the next few days. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff have erected temporary flood barriers at Ironbridge. Please move possession and valuables off the ground or to safety. This message will be updated by 1pm on 17/11/2019, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 17 Nov 2019 01:45
River Severn
River levels are high and continue to rise at the Buildwas river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding of property and roads is expected from 4:00am tomorrow morning, 17/11/2019. Flooding is expected to affect properties on Ferry Road. Predicted Peak at Buildwas 5.0m to 5.1m Sunday morning 17/11/2019. We expect river levels to remain high until Sunday afternoon 17/11/2019. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are erecting temporary flood barriers at Ironbridge. Please move possession and valuables off the ground or to safety. This message will be updated by 8:00am on 17/11/2019, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 16 Nov 2019 18:37
River Severn
River levels are high and continue to rise at the Buildwas river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding of property and roads is expected from 4:00 tomorrow morning, 17/11/2019. Flooding is expected to affect properties on Ferry Road. Predicted Peak at Buildwas 5.0m to 5.1m Sunday morning 17/11/2019. We expect river levels to remain high until Sunday afternoon 17/11/2019. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are erecting temporary flood barriers at Ironbridge. Please move possession and valuables off the ground or to safety. This message will be updated by 3:00 on 17/11/2019, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 16 Nov 2019 11:54
River Severn
River levels are high and continue to rise at the Buildwas river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding of property and roads is expected from 23:00 today, 16/11/2019. Flooding is expected to affect properties on Ferry Road. Predicted Peak at Buildwas 5.0m to 5.1m Sunday morning 17/11/2019. We expect river levels to remain high until 18/11/2019. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are erecting temporary flood barriers at Ironbridge. Please move possession and valuables off the ground or to safety. This message will be updated by 19:00 on 16/11/2019, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 29 Oct 2019 15:33
River Severn
River levels are high but falling at the Buildwas river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Flooding continues. Flooding is affecting properties on Ferry Road. Buildwas gauge peaked at 5.68m overnight, 28/10/19. We expect river levels to continue to rise over the next few days. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff have erected temporary flood barriers at Ironbridge. 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 on 30/10/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 29 Oct 2019 07:29
River Severn
River levels are high but falling at the Buildwas river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Flooding continues. Flooding is affecting properties on Ferry Road. Buildwas gauge peaked at 5.68m overnight, 28/10/19. We expect river levels to continue to rise over the next few days. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff have erected temporary flood barriers at Ironbridge. 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 on 29/10/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 28 Oct 2019 16:00
River Severn
River levels have risen at the Buildwas river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Flooding continues. Flooding is affecting properties on Ferry Road. Predicted Peak at Buildwas 5.5m to 5.9m Tuesday morning, 29/10/19. We expect river levels to continue to rise over the next few days. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff have erected temporary flood barriers at Ironbridge. 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 on 29/10/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 28 Oct 2019 07:46
River Severn
River levels have risen at the Buildwas river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Flooding continues. Flooding is affecting properties on Ferry Road. Predicted Peak at Buildwas 5.3m to 5.8m Tuesday morning 29/10/19. We expect river levels to continue to raise over the next few days. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff have erected temporary flood barriers at Ironbridge. 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 on 28/10/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 27 Oct 2019 23:54
River Severn
River levels have risen at the Buildwas river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding is imminent. Flooding is affecting properties on Ferry Road. Predicted Peak at Buildwas 5.3m to 5.6m Monday evening 28/10/19. We expect river levels to rise until Monday evening 28/10/19. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff have erected temporary flood barriers at Ironbridge. 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 08:00 on 28/10/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 16 Jun 2019 09:01
River Severn
River levels have risen at the Buildwas river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Flooding continues. Flooding is affecting properties on Ferry Road. Levels at the Buildwas gauge peaked at 4.94m on Saturday evening. Further localised showers are forecast over the next 24 hours. Rivers levels are falling, but still pose a flood risk. 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 1:00pm, 16/06/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 15 Jun 2019 18:31
River Severn
River levels have risen at the Buildwas river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding of property, roads and farmland is expected from this morning Saturday, 15/06/19. Flooding is affecting properties on Ferry Road. Buildwas at 6pm today, 15/06/19 was peaking at around 4.94m. Further light rainfall is forecast over the next 24 hours. We expect river levels to remain high until Sunday 16/06/19. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses. This message will be updated tomorrow morning, 16/06/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 15 Jun 2019 13:49
River Severn
River levels have risen at the Buildwas river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding of property, roads and farmland is expected from this morning, Saturday 15/06/19. Flooding is affecting properties on Ferry Road. Predicted Peak at Buildwas 4.85m to 4.9m this evening Saturday 15/06/19. Further light rainfall is forecast over the next 24 hours. We expect river levels to remain high until Sunday 16/06/19. 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 this evening, 15/06/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 15 Jun 2019 09:38
River Severn
River levels have risen at the Buildwas river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding of property, roads and farmland is expected from this morning Saturday, 15/06/19. Flooding is affecting properties on Ferry Road. Predicted Peak at Buildwas 4.85m to 4.95m this afternoon Saturday 15/06/19. Further light rainfall is forecast over the next 24 hours. We expect river levels to remain high until Sunday 16/06/19. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses. This message will be updated this afternoon, 15/06/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 15 Jun 2019 04:49
River Severn
River levels have risen at the Buildwas river gauge as a result of persistent heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding of property roads and farmland is expected to begin between 06:00 and 07:00 today, 15/06/19. Flooding is affecting properties on Ferry Road. Predicted Peak at Buildwas 4.8m to 5.0m this afternoon 15/06/19. We expect river levels to remain high until 16/06/19. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff continue to monitor the situation. Please move possession and valuables off the ground or to safety. This message will be updated by 08:00 on 15/06/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 19 Mar 2019 19:08
River Severn
River levels remain high but are beginning to fall at the Buildwas river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Consequently, the risk of flooding is reducing. Flooding is affecting properties on Ferry Road. The Buildwas gauge peaked at 5 m this morning Tuesday 19/03/19. No further rainfall is forecast. River levels are falling, but still pose a flood risk. 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 10:00 on 20/03/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 19 Mar 2019 13:12
River Severn
River levels remain high but are beginning to fall at the Buildwas river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Flooding continues. Flooding is affecting properties on Ferry Road. The Buildwas gauge peaked at 5 m this morning Tuesday 19/03/19. River levels are falling, but still pose a flood risk. 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 20:00 on 19/03/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 19 Mar 2019 07:39
River Severn
River levels are high but steady at the Buildwas river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Flooding continues. Flooding is affecting properties on Ferry Road. Predicted Peak at Buildwas 5.00m to 5.20m this morning Tuesday 19/03/19. We expect river levels to remain high until tomorrow morning Wednesday 20/03/2019. 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 13:00 on 19/03/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 18 Mar 2019 18:58
River Severn
River levels have risen at the Buildwas river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Flooding continues. Flooding is affecting properties on Ferry Road. Predicted Peak at Buildwas 5.10m to 5.30m on Tuesday afternoon 19/03/19. We expect river levels to remain high for the next few days. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are manning defences. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses. This message will be updated by 8:00 Tuesday, 19/03/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 18 Mar 2019 13:05
River Severn
River levels have risen at the Buildwas river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Flooding continues. Flooding is affecting properties on Ferry Road. Predicted Peak at Buildwas 5.10m to 5.40m on Tuesday afternoon19/03/19. We expect river levels to remain high for the next few days. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are manning defences. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses. This message will be updated by 19:00 Monday, 18/03/19, or as the situation changes


Flood Warning issued on 18 Mar 2019 07:33
River Severn
River levels have risen at the Buildwas river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Flooding continues. Flooding is affecting properties on Ferry Road. Predicted Peak at Buildwas 5.10m to 5.40m on Tuesday 19/03/19. We expect river levels to remain high for the next few days. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are manning defences. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses. This message will be updated by 1pm Monday, 18/03/19, or as the situation changes


Flood Warning issued on 17 Mar 2019 16:54
River Severn
River levels have risen at the Buildwas river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Flooding continues. Flooding is affecting properties on Ferry Road. Predicted Peak at Buildwas 5.20m to 5.50m on Tuesday 19/03/19. 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. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses. This message will be updated by 8am tomorrow morning, 18/03/19, or as the situation changes


Flood Warning issued on 17 Mar 2019 13:35
River Severn
River levels have risen at the Buildwas river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding of property and farmland is possible between 06:00 and 12:00 tomorrow, 18/03/19. Flooding may affect properties on Ferry Road. Predicted Peak at Buildwas 5.2m to 5.5m Tuesday morning. Further light rainfall is forecast over the next 24 hours. We expect river levels to rise until Tuesday 19/03/19. 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, 17/03/19, or as the situation changes