Flood Warning Info - Somerset coast at Brean, Brean Down Cove area

Area Description

Coastline between Berrow and Brean Down including seafront properties at Brean Down Cove and Brean Down Farm.
This is a Flood Warning Area. For this area, you may receive Flood Warnings or Severe Flood Warnings.
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There are no Flood Warnings currently in force for this area. See below for historical flood warnings.

Area Covered by this Flood Warning

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Flood Warning History

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


Flood Warning issued on 30 Sep 2019 16:27
Bristol Channel
Waves are forecast to overtop sea defences with sea spray as a result of high spring tides and strong winds. The time and date of the forecast high water is 21:00 on 30/09/2019. The forecast tide level is 7.34m AOD. The forecast wind strength and direction is Force 5 west south westerly. Please note all tide times are in local time and are using the 24 hour clock and refer to the high water time at Hinkley. Flooding to properties is possible at these times, however conditions may apply one to two hours either side of the high tide. There is a possibility of flooding for the coastline between Berrow and Brean Down including seafront properties at Brean Down Cove and Brean Down Farm. Please stay away from large waves as they are dangerous. Our incident response staff are checking defences and closely monitoring the situation. This message will be updated on Tuesday morning.


Flood Warning issued on 2 Jan 2018 14:49
Bristol Channel
Spray, overtopping and or onshore flooding is predicted to occur as a result of high water levels, strong onshore winds and large waves. The time and date of the forecast high water is 07:15 on 03/01/2018. The forecast tide level is 7.2 m AOD. The forecast wind strength is Force 8 to 9 and from a westerly direction. Please note all tide times are in local time and are using the 24 hour clock and refer to the high water time at Hinkley Point. First properties to flood include Brean Down Cottages and Brean Down Caravan Park.