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 18 May 2021 00:19
River levels are rising rapidly at the Chiselborough river gauge as a result of heavy rain yesterday, 17/05/21. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland is possible today, 18/05/21. Areas most at risk are the ringbanks at Thorney and Kingsbury Episcopi which are forecast to be bankfull. Avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses and plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers which may be flooded and refer to local authority website for local road closures. Please stay aware in case further warnings are issued. We are closely monitoring the situation. This message will be updated later today, 18/05/21, or as the situation changes.