Flood Warning Info - River Don at Newton Farm

Area Description

Newton including Newton Farm on Newton Lane.
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

  • 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 10 Nov 2019 13:23
River Don
Although river levels on the Don are now falling, they remain high. As the catchment is near capacity, levels will remain high until Monday (11/11/19). We do not expect any further rainfall over Sunday 10/11/19, however, the forecast for the rest of the week is unsettled. We continue to monitor the situation from our incident room. Please plan driving routes to avoid low-lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded. Visit GOV.UK for a 5 day flood forecast. This message will be updated by 20:23 on 10/11/2019 or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 10 Nov 2019 04:36
River Don
Although river levels on the Don are now falling, they remain high. As the catchment is near capacity, levels will remain high until Monday (11/11/19). We do not expect any further significant rain in the next 24 hours. We continue to monitor the situation from our incident room. Please plan driving routes to avoid low-lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded. Visit GOV.UK for a 5 day flood forecast. This message will be updated by 12:35 on 10/11/2019 or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 9 Nov 2019 20:11
River Don
River levels on the Don remain high as a result of the recent persistent heavy rainfall. Although levels have begun to fall in the afternoon today, 09/11/19, they are still high and consequently, the risk of flooding to property and roads across Newton Farm remains. Although no further significant rainfall is forecast on Saturday and Sunday, we expect river levels to remain high through the weekend into Monday 11/11/19, with the catchment near capacity, so this warning remains in force. Our incident response staff are closely monitoring the forecast and our incident room remains open. Please see the GOV.UK website for a 5 day flood forecast. Please do not walk or drive through fast moving water. To report flooding impacts, please call 0800 80 70 60, and call the Floodline helpline for advice on 0345 988 1188. This message will be updated by 04:10 10/11/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 9 Nov 2019 12:11
River Don
River levels have risen as a result of the persistent heavy rainfall. Consequently, the risk of flooding of property and roads across Newton Farm remains for today (9/11/19). The weather should mainly be dry on Saturday and Sunday with no significant rain is forecast on these days. Our incident response staff are closely monitoring the forecast and our incident room is open. Please put your flood plan into action and see the GOV.UK website for a 5 day flood forecast. This message will be updated at 20:15 or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 9 Nov 2019 04:10
River Don
River levels have risen as a result of the persistent heavy rainfall. Consequently, the risk of flooding of property and roads across Newton Farm remains. Further showers are forecast over the next 24 hours however we do not expect this rainfall to cause any further impacts to the river levels and river levels are slowly falling. We do expect river levels to remain high until early hours of 09/11/19. Our incident response staff are closely monitoring the forecast and our incident room is open. Please put your flood plan into action and see the GOV.UK website for a 5 day flood forecast. This message will be updated in 8 hours, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 8 Nov 2019 18:11
River Don
River levels have risen as a result of the persistent heavy rainfall yesterday (07/11/2019) and throughout the night. Consequently, the risk of flooding of property and roads across Newton Farm remains. Further showers are forecast over the next 24 hours however we do not expect this rainfall to cause any further impacts to the river levels and river levels are slowly falling. We do expect river levels to remain high until around 07:00 on 09/11/19. Our incident response staff are closely monitoring the forecast and our incident room is open. Please put your flood plan into action and see the GOV.UK website for a 5 day flood forecast. This message will be updated by 02:10, 09/11/2019, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 7 Nov 2019 20:16
River Don
River levels have risen as a result of the persistent heavy rainfall today. Consequently, flooding of property and roads is expected this evening, 07/11/19. Further rainfall is forecast over the next 24 hours and we expect river levels to remain high until 09:00 on 08/11/19. The area most at risk is Newton Farm. Our incident response staff are closely monitoring the forecast and our incident room is open. Please put your flood plan into action and see the GOV.UK website for a 5 day flood forecast. This message will be updated in 8 hours, or as the situation changes.