Flood Warning Info - River Trent at Great Haywood Little Haywood and Colwich

Area Description

River Trent at Great Haywood Little Haywood Colwich and Wolsley Bridge area.
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.

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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 17 Feb 2020 09:03
River Trent
River levels are high but steady at the Aston Bridge river level gauge as a result of the heavy and persistent rainfall over the weekend and are expected to begin fall today (17/02/20). Consequently, the risk of flooding remains. There is further unsettled weather forecast for the week ahead, so we are continuing to closely monitor the situation, and 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 still be flooded. This message will be updated later today, 17/02/20, or if the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 17 Feb 2020 01:28
River Trent
River levels have risen at the Great Haywood river level gauge as a result of the heavy and persistent rainfall recently from Storm Dennis. Consequently, the flooding of property, roads and farmland remains possible through to midday (17/02/20). Flooding is affecting low-lying land and roads adjacent to the River Trent between Great Haywood to Yoxall including Rugeley. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are actively checking river levels and the weather forecast. Further unsettled weather is forecast for the week ahead. 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 again in the morning, 17/02/20, or if the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 16 Feb 2020 20:31
River Trent
River levels are forecast to rise at the Great Haywood river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding of property, roads and farmland is possible this evening and overnight. 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 tomorrow morning, 17/02/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 27 Oct 2019 17:09
River Trent
River levels are falling but remain high today Sunday (27/10/2019) at the Great Haywood river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall over the past few days. Consequently, the risk of flooding remains. No further rainfall is forecast this weekend. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are actively checking river levels and the weather forecast. There is no further rainfall forecast for the next few days. Please plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded and avoid using low lying footpaths and bridges near local watercourses. This message will be updated in 8 hours, or as the situation changes


Flood Warning issued on 27 Oct 2019 09:27
River Trent
River levels are high but steady at the Great Haywood river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall over the past few days. Consequently, the risk of flooding remains. No further rainfall is forecast this weekend. We are closely monitoring the situation. 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


Flood Warning issued on 27 Oct 2019 03:05
River Trent
River levels are high but steady at the Great Haywood river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Consequently, the risk of flooding remains. No further rainfall is forecast. We are closely monitoring the situation. 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.


Flood Warning issued on 26 Oct 2019 17:12
River Trent
River levels are rising at the Great Haywood river gauge as a result of the persistent heavy rainfall recently. Consequently, the flooding of property, roads and farmland is expected this evening, 26/10/19. No further rainfall is forecast, but we expect river levels to continue to rise overnight. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are actively checking river levels and the weather forecast. Please follow advice from emergency services, if necessary, and stay aware in case further warnings are issued. This message will be updated in 8 hours, or as the situation changes.