Flood Alert Info - Bourne Brook (Tamworth)

Area Description

Low-lying land and roads between Shenstone and Fazeley.

This is a Flood Alert Area. For this area the highest level of flood notification that you will receive is a Flood Alert. No Flood Warnings or Severe Flood Warnings are issued for this area.
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Flood Alert Currently in Force

There are no Flood Alerts currently in force for this area. See below for historical flood warnings.

Area Covered by this Flood Alert

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Flood Alert History

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


Flood Alert issued on 28 May 2018 07:05
Bourne Brook
Heavy rain has fallen within the Bourne Brook catchment yesterday. This has resulted in river levels rising in this area this morning and there may be flooding to low lying land and roads. Further showers are forecast during the week so please remain vigilant. Take care near areas of concern and monitor your local weather conditions. We are currently monitoring the situation and talking to our professional partners.


Flood Alert issued on 2 Apr 2018 16:38
Bourne Brook
River levels will remain high for the rest of the day. No flooding of properties is expected and no warnings are expected to be issued. Take care near areas of concern and monitor your local weather conditions and the GOV.UK website. Showers are expected tomorrow. We will continue to monitor river levels in this location.


Flood Alert issued on 2 Apr 2018 10:15
Bourne Brook
The Bourne Brook at Tamworth is steadily rising. Overnight rainfall will see that levels will continue to rise throughout this morning and may remain high for the remainder of today (Monday 2nd April). There may be flooding to low lying land and roads in the area. Remain vigilant as further rain is expected throughout today, which may lead to further flood risk. We will continue to monitor river levels in this location. At the time of this statement, no flooding of properties is expected and no warnings are expected to be issued. Take care near areas of concern and monitor your local weather conditions and the GOV.UK website.


Flood Alert issued on 31 Mar 2018 21:39
Bourne Brook
Levels on the Bourne Brook near Tamworth have fallen during today (Saturday 31st March). There may still be flooding to low lying land and roads in the area. Tomorrow, Sunday 1 April is expected to be dry but remain vigilant as more persistent rain is expected on Monday 2 April which may lead to further flood risk. Take care near areas of concern and monitor your local weather conditions and the GOV.UK website.


Flood Alert issued on 31 Mar 2018 09:07
Bourne Brook
River levels have risen on the Bourne Brook near Tamworth as a result of a band of heavy showery rain passing through the catchment yesterday afternoon and evening. This has resulted in river levels rising in this area today, Saturday 31st March. There may be flooding to low lying land and roads in the area. Remain vigilant as further rain is expected on Monday 2 April which may lead to further flood risk. We will continue to monitor river levels in this location.


Flood Alert issued on 27 Dec 2017 17:17
Bourne Brook
Heavy rain has fallen within the Bourne Brook catchment over the last 24 hours. This has resulted in river levels rising in this area, and there may be flooding to low lying land and roads. The level in the Brook has now peaked and is starting to fall. We will continue to monitor the situation and update our website with any developments in the forecast. Take care near areas of concern and monitor your local weather conditions and the GOV.UK website


Flood Alert issued on 27 Dec 2017 08:13
Bourne Brook
Heavy rain has fallen within the Bourne Brook catchment last night (Tuesday 26 December 2017). This has resulted in river levels rising in this area, and we have issued the flood alert, as there may be flooding to low lying land and roads. Further rainfall is expected this morning. We will continue to monitor the situation and update our website with any developments in the forecast. Take care near areas of concern and monitor your local weather conditions and the GOV.UK website