Flood Warning Info - River Teme at Tenbury Wells and Burford

Area Description

River Teme at Burford and Tenbury Wells including Newnham Bridge.
This is a Flood Warning Area. For this area, you may receive Flood Warnings or Severe Flood Warnings.
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Area Covered by this Flood Warning

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Flood Warning History

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Historical Flood Warning Messages for this Area


Flood Warning issued on 17 Feb 2020 12:47
River Teme
The Severe Flood status has now been removed. However, a Flood Warning is still in force for the area, meaning properties remain at risk. River levels have peaked but remain high at Tenbury river gauge. Flooding continues. Flooding is affecting properties and roads at Tenbury Wells and Burford including the A4112 Market Street and Teme Street in Tenbury Wells. The B4204 in Tenbury Wells may be affected. River levels at Tenbury peaked at 5.9 m on Sunday evening 16/02/2020. Further rain is expected over the next 12 hours and we expect river levels to remain high. 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 5pm on Monday, 17/02/20, or as the situation changes.


Severe Flood Warning issued on 17 Feb 2020 04:31
River Teme
This Severe Warning remains in force due to high river levels at the Tenbury river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding of property, roads and farmland continues. Flooding is affecting properties and roads at Tenbury Wells and Burford including the A4112 Market Street and Teme Street in Tenbury Wells.The B4204 in Tenbury Wells. Please activate any property flood protection products you may have, such as flood barriers and air brick covers and have a bag ready with vital items like medicines and insurance documents. River levels at Tenbury peaked at 5.9 m at 18:45pm on 16/02/2020. Further rain is expected over the next 12 hours and we expect river levels to remain high. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are liaising with emergency services. This message will be updated by 12 noon on Monday 17/02/20, or as the situation changes.


Severe Flood Warning issued on 16 Feb 2020 16:53
River Teme
This Severe Warning has been issued because river levels continue to rise at the Tenbury river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding of property, roads and farmland continues. Flooding is affecting properties and roads at Tenbury Wells and Burford including the A4112 Market Street and Teme Street in Tenbury Wells.The B4204 in Tenbury Wells. Please activate any property flood protection products you may have, such as flood barriers and air brick covers and have a bag ready with vital items like medicines and insurance documents. River levels at Tenbury are predicted to peak between 5.8 and 6.0m this evening, Sunday 16/02/20. Further rain is expected over the next 12 hours and we expect river levels to remain high over the next couple of days. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are liaising with emergency services. This message will be updated by 4 am on Monday 17/02/20, or as the situation changes


Severe Flood Warning issued on 16 Feb 2020 12:48
River Teme
This Severe Warning has been issued because river levels continue to rise at the Tenbury river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding of property, roads and farmland continues. Flooding is affecting properties and roads at Tenbury Wells and Burford including the A4112 Market Street and Teme Street in Tenbury Wells.The B4204 in Tenbury Wells. Please activate any property flood protection products you may have, such as flood barriers and air brick covers and have a bag ready with vital items like medicines and insurance documents. River levels at Tenbury are predicted to peak between 6.1 and 6.7 m at this evening, Sunday 16/02/20. Further rain is expected over the next 12 hours and we expect river levels to remain high over the next couple of days. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are liaising with emergency services. This message will be updated by 5 pm on Sunday 16/02/20, or as the situation changes.


Severe Flood Warning issued on 16 Feb 2020 07:41
River Teme
This Severe Warning has been issued because river levels continue to rise at the Tenbury river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding of property, roads and farmland continues. Flooding is affecting properties and roads at Tenbury Wells and Burford including the A4112 Market Street and Teme Street in Tenbury Wells.The B4204 in Tenbury Wells. Please activate any property flood protection products you may have, such as flood barriers and air brick covers and have a bag ready with vital items like medicines and insurance documents. River levels at Tenbury are predicted to peak between 5.9 and 6.2m at this afternoon, Sunday 16/02/20. Further rain is expected over the next 12 hours and we expect river levels to remain high over the next couple of days. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are liaising with emergency services. This message will be updated by 1pm on Sunday 16/02/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 16 Feb 2020 02:23
River Teme
River levels have risen at the Tenbury river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding of property roads and farmland is expected from this morning Sunday 16/02/20. Flooding is affecting properties and roads at Tenbury Wells and Burford including the A4112 Market Street and Teme Street in Tenbury Wells. Levels at the Tenbury River gauge are expected to peak between 5 and 5.5metres on Sunday evening 16/02/20. Further rainfall is forecast over the next 12 hours. We expect river levels to remain high over the weekend. 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 on Sunday 16/02/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 16 Nov 2019 04:31
River Teme
River levels are decreasing at the Tenbury river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Consequently, the risk of flooding is reducing. Flooding is expected to affect properties and roads at Tenbury Wells and Burford including the A4112 at Market Street and Teme Street in Tenbury Wells. The Tenbury river gauge peaked at 5.15m on Friday afternoon, 15/11/19. Further light rain is forecast over the next 24 hours. We expect river levels to remain high until Saturday morning 16/11/19. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are checking defences. Please avoid using low lying footpaths and roads near local watercourses and avoid contact with flood water. This message will be updated by 10:00 on 16/11/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 15 Nov 2019 17:26
River Teme
River levels are high but steady at the Tenbury river gauge as a result of persistent heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding is expected to continue. Flooding is affecting properties and roads at Tenbury Wells and Burford including the A4112 Market Street and Teme Street in Tenbury Wells. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses. This message will be updated by 05:00 on 16/11/2019, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 15 Nov 2019 12:59
River Teme
River levels are high but steady at the Tenbury river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland is possible. Flooding is affecting properties and roads at Tenbury Wells and Burford including the A4112 at Market Street and Teme Street in Tenbury Wells.. Further light rain is forecast over the next 24 hours. We expect river levels to remain high until Saturday 16/11/19. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are checking defences. Please avoid using low lying footpaths and roads near local watercourses and avoid contact with flood water. This message will be updated by 18:00 on 15/11/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 15 Nov 2019 08:58
River Teme
River levels are high but steady at the Tenbury river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland is possible. Flooding is affecting properties and roads at Tenbury Wells and Burford including the A4112 at Market Street and Teme Street in Tenbury Wells.. Further light rain is forecast over the next 24 hours. We expect river levels to remain high until Saturday 16/11/19. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are checking defences. Please avoid using low lying footpaths and roads near local watercourses and avoid contact with flood water. This message will be updated by 1pm on 15/11/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 15 Nov 2019 03:29
River Teme
River levels are currently peaking at 5.06m at the Tenbury river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland is still possible. Flooding is affecting properties and roads at Tenbury Wells and Burford including the A4112 Market Street and Teme Street in Tenbury Wells. Further rainfall is forecast over the next 24 hours. We expect river levels to remain high for the rest 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. This message will be updated by 09:00 on 15/11/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 14 Nov 2019 17:58
River Teme
River levels are forecast to rise at the Tenbury river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding of property and roads and farmland is expected overnight tonight, 14/11/2019. Flooding is expected to affect properties and roads at Tenbury Wells and Burford including the A4112 Market Street and Teme Street in Tenbury Wells. Further rainfall is forecast 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 04:00 on 15/11/2019, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 27 Oct 2019 11:11
River Teme
River levels remain high but are beginning to fall at the Tenbury river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding of property, roads and farmland is expected. Flooding is affecting properties and roads at Tenbury Wells and Burford including the A4112 Market Street and Teme Street in Tenbury Wells. The B4204 in Tenbury Wells. The A433 at Eastham is flooded and may be impassable. Tenbury peaked at 5.4m overnight Saturday, 26/10/2019. No further rainfall is forecast. We expect river levels to remain high over the weekend. 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 5pm on 27/10/2019, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 27 Oct 2019 02:50
River Teme
River levels are high but steady at the Tenbury river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding of property, roads and farmland is expected. Flooding is affecting properties and roads at Tenbury Wells and Burford including the A4112 Market Street and Teme Street in Tenbury Wells. The B4204 in Tenbury Wells. The A433 at Eastham is already flooded and impassable. Predicted peaks: Tenbury 5.3m to 5.5m on Sunday morning 27/10/19. No further rainfall is forecast. We expect river levels to remain high over the weekend. 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 midday on 27/10/2019, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 26 Oct 2019 22:21
River Teme
River levels have risen at the Tenbury river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding of property, roads and farmland is possible this evening. Flooding is affecting properties and roads at Tenbury Wells and Burford including the A4112 Market Street and Teme Street in Tenbury Wells.The B4204 in Tenbury Wells. The A433 at Eastham is already flooded and impassable. Predicted peaks: Tenbury 4.9m to 5.4m on Sunday morning 27/10/2019. We expect river levels to remain high over the weekend. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are checking defences. This message will be updated by 4am on 27/10/2019, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 26 Oct 2019 14:04
River Teme
River levels have risen at the Tenbury river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding of property, roads and farmland is possible this evening. Flooding is affecting properties and roads at Tenbury Wells and Burford including the A4112 Market Street and Teme Street in Tenbury Wells.The B4204 in Tenbury Wells. The A433 at Eastham is already flooded and impassable. Predicted peaks: Tenbury 4.9m to 5.4m on Sunday morning 27/20/2019. Further rainfall is forecast over the next 24 hours. We expect river levels to remain high over the weekend. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are checking defences. This message will be updated by 8pm on 26/10/2019, or as the situation changes.