Flood Warning Info - Bourne Brook at Hints and Drayton Manor Park

Area Description

Bourne Brook at Hints and Drayton Manor Park including Mill Lane area in Fazeley.
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 16 Feb 2020 15:26
Bourne Brook
River levels are high but steady at the Hints river gauge as a result of Storm Dennis. Consequently, the risk of flooding remains. Flooding is affecting properties around Swiss Lodge Drive. Further light rainfall is forecast over the next 24 hours. We expect river levels to remain high overnight. Our incident response staff are actively checking river levels and the weather forecast. Please avoid using low lying footpaths and bridges 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, 16/02/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 16 Feb 2020 07:22
Bourne Brook
River levels have risen at the Hints river gauge as a result of the persistent heavy rainfall from Storm Dennis. Consequently, the flooding of property is expected imminently. Further potentially heavy rainfall is forecast through to midday (16/02/20). We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are actively checking river levels and the weather forecast. Please avoid using low lying footpaths and bridges near local watercourses and plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded. This message will be updated in the afternoon, 16/02/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 15 Nov 2019 03:56
Bourne Brook
River levels have risen at the Hints river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall over the past 24 hours. Consequently, flooding of property, roads and farmland is possible this morning and throughout today, 15/11/19. Flooding may affect properties around Swiss Lodge Drive. The weather outlook is improving but the risk of flooding remains. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are actively checking river levels and the weather forecast. Please avoid contact with flood water and call 999 if in immediate danger. This message will be updated in 8 hours, or as the situation changes.