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 26 Oct 2019 10:48
River levels are rising at the Leek river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall.
Consequently, flooding of property/roads and farmland is possible. We expect river levels to rise today (26/10/19)
We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are actively checking river levels and the weather forecast and checking defences.
Please stay aware in case further warnings are issued.
This message will be updated in 8 hours, or as the situation changes.