Flood Alert Info - Burton Trent

Area Description

Low-lying land and roads between Kings Bromley to Clay Mills.
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 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

  • We have only been collating detailed flood messages since May 2017.
  • Each Flood Alert may have multiple updates. The messages listed below may therefore be greater than the number of alerts detailed in the Flood Alert table above.

Flood Alert issued on 10 Mar 2020 16:49
River Trent
River levels have risen at the Croxall river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall over the past 24 hours. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland is possible later this evening and overnight. Flooding is affecting low-lying land and roads adjacent to the River Trent between Kings Bromley to Clay Mills including Burton upon Trent. No further rainfall is forecast over the next 12 hours. We expect river levels to rise until tomorrow morning, 11/03/20. 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. Plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded. This message will be updated tomorrow morning, 11/03/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 2 Mar 2020 16:15
River Trent
River levels are high but steady at the Croxall river gauge as a result of persistent rainfall over the weekend. Consequently, the risk of flooding remains. Flooding is affecting low-lying land and roads adjacent to the River Trent between Kings Bromley to Clay Mills including Burton upon Trent. 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 tomorrow morning, 03/03/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 2 Mar 2020 08:41
River Trent
As a result of the persistent rainfall over the weekend, river levels are still high at the Croxall river level gauge, and are forecast to remain high through this morning and afternoon, Monday 02/02/2020. Consequently, the flooding of roads and farmland is still possible. Flooding is affecting low-lying land and roads adjacent to the River Trent between Kings Bromley to Clay Mills including Burton upon Trent. Some isolated scattered showers are possible today and over the next few days. 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 this afternoon, Monday 02/03/2020, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 1 Mar 2020 16:40
River Trent
As a result of the persistent rainfall over the weekend, river levels are still high at the Yoxall and Croxall river level gauges, and are forecast to remain high through this evening and overnight, Sunday 1st March and also over the next few days. Consequently, the flooding of roads and farmland is still possible. Flooding is affecting low-lying land and roads adjacent to the River Trent between Kings Bromley to Clay Mills including Burton upon Trent. Further scattered showers are forecast over the next few days which may cause river levels to rise again. 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 tomorrow morning, 02/03/2020, or as the situation changes


Flood Alert issued on 1 Mar 2020 08:37
River Trent
As a result of the persistent rainfall over the last 48 hours, river levels are still high at the Yoxall and Croxall river level gauges, and are forecast to remain high throughout today, Sunday 1st March. Consequently, the flooding of roads and farmland is possible. Flooding is affecting low-lying land and roads adjacent to the River Trent between Kings Bromley to Clay Mills including Burton upon Trent. Further scattered showers are possible this evening. 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 this evening, 01/03/2020, or as the situation changes


Flood Alert issued on 29 Feb 2020 17:43
River Trent
As a result of the persistent rainfall yesterday, river levels are rising slowly at the Croxall river level gauge, and are forecast to continue rising throughout this evening, Saturday 29th February. Consequently, the flooding of roads and farmland is possible. Flooding is affecting low-lying land and roads adjacent to the River Trent between Kings Bromley to Clay Mills including Burton upon Trent. Further scattered showers are possible this evening. 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 tomorrow morning, 01/03/2020, or as the situation changes


Flood Alert issued on 29 Feb 2020 08:11
River Trent
As a result of the persistent overnight rainfall, river levels are rising slowly at the Croxall river level gauge, and are forecast to continue rising throughout today, Saturday 29th February. Consequently, the flooding of roads and farmland is possible. Flooding is affecting low-lying land and roads adjacent to the River Trent between Kings Bromley to Clay Mills including Burton upon Trent. Further scattered showers are forecast throughout the day. 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 this evening, 29/02/2020, or as the situation changes


Flood Alert issued on 28 Feb 2020 17:34
River Trent
As a result of the persistent rainfall today, river levels are rising slowly at the Croxall river level gauge, and are forecast to continue rising over night. Consequently, the flooding of roads and farmland is possible through the night and into tomorrow (29/02/2020) morning. Flooding is affecting low-lying land and roads adjacent to the River Trent between Kings Bromley to Clay Mills including Burton upon Trent. Further rainfall is forecast through to tomorrow morning. 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 tomorrow morning, 29/02/2020, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 27 Feb 2020 16:13
River Trent
River levels remain high but steady at the Croxall river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall over the past week. Consequently, the risk of flooding still remains. Flooding is affecting low-lying land and roads adjacent to the River Trent between Kings Bromley to Clay Mills including Burton upon Trent. River levels have peaked and will remain steady. The river may begin to rise again as rain is forecast tomorrow (Friday 28/2/20) and over the weekend. 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. This message will be updated tomorrow, 28/02/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 27 Feb 2020 09:21
River Trent
River levels remain high but steady at the Croxall river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall over the past week. Consequently, the risk of flooding still remains. Flooding is affecting low-lying land and roads adjacent to the River Trent between Kings Bromley to Clay Mills including Burton upon Trent. River levels have peaked and will remain steady. The river may begin to rise again as rain is forecast tomorrow (Friday 28/2/20) and over the weekend. 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. This message will be updated later today, 27/02/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 26 Feb 2020 16:43
River Trent
River levels are high but steady at the Croxall river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Consequently, the risk of flooding remains. Flooding is affecting low-lying land and roads adjacent to the River Trent between Kings Bromley to Clay Mills including Burton upon Trent. River levels have peaked and will remain steady, with no further rise forecasted. 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. This message will be updated tomorrow morning, 26/02/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 26 Feb 2020 10:27
River Trent
River levels are high but steady at the Yoxall, Croxall and Drakelow river gauges as a result of heavy rainfall. Consequently, the risk of flooding remains. Flooding is affecting low-lying land and roads adjacent to the River Trent between Kings Bromley to Clay Mills including Burton upon Trent. Further rain showers are forecast over the next 24 hours. We expect river levels to remain high until Thursday morning, 27/02/20. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are actively checking river levels and the weather forecast. 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. Stay aware in case further warnings are issued This message will be updated later this afternoon, 26/02/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 25 Feb 2020 15:37
River Trent
River levels are high but steady at the Yoxall, Croxall and Drakelow river gauges as a result of heavy rainfall. Consequently, the risk of flooding remains. Flooding is affecting low-lying land and roads adjacent to the River Trent between Kings Bromley to Clay Mills including Burton upon Trent. Further rain showers are forecast over the next 24 hours. We expect river levels to remain high until Wednesday afternoon 26/02/20. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are actively checking river levels and the weather forecast. 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. Stay aware in case further warnings are issued This message will be updated tomorrow morning, 26/02/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 25 Feb 2020 09:49
River Trent
River levels are high but steady at the Yoxall river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Consequently, the risk of flooding remains. Flooding is affecting low-lying land and roads adjacent to the River Trent between Kings Bromley to Clay Mills including Burton upon Trent. Further rain showers are forecast over the next 24 hours. We expect river levels to remain high until Wednesday 25/02/20. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are actively checking river levels and the weather forecast and clearing weed screens. 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. Stay aware in case further warnings are issued This message will be updated this afternoon, 25/02/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 24 Feb 2020 19:35
River Trent
River levels remain high at the Yoxall, Croxall and Drakelow river gauges as a result of heavy rainfall overnight. Consequently, flooding of low lying land, roads and farmland is expected to continue today 24/02/2020. Flooding is affecting low-lying land and roads adjacent to the River Trent between Kings Bromley to Clay Mills including Burton upon Trent. Isolated showers are forecast over the next 6 hours. We expect river levels to remain high into tomorrow 25/02/2020. 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 tomorrow morning 25/02/2020, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 24 Feb 2020 11:49
River Trent
River levels are rising at the Yoxall, Croxall and Drakelow river gauges as a result of heavy rainfall overnight. Consequently, flooding of low lying property, roads and farmland is expected to continue today, Monday 24/02/20. Flooding is affecting low-lying land and roads adjacent to the River Trent between Kings Bromley to Clay Mills including Burton upon Trent. No further rainfall is forecast. We expect river levels to rise until Tuesday evening 25/02/20. 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 this afternoon, Monday 24/02/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 23 Feb 2020 14:57
River Trent
River levels have risen at the Yoxall river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall last night. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland is expected later this afternoon, Sunday 23rd February 2020. Flooding will affect low-lying land and roads adjacent to the River Trent between Kings Bromley and Clay Mills including Burton upon Trent. Further rainfall is forecast overnight and so we expect river levels to continue to rise into tomorrow, Monday 24th February 2020. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are actively checking river levels and the weather forecast. 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 tomorrow morning, 24/02/2020, or if the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 21 Feb 2020 16:47
River Trent
River levels remain high but are starting to fall at the Croxall river gauge as a result of the recent rainfall. Consequently, the risk of flooding still remains. Flooding is still affecting low-lying land and roads adjacent to the River Trent between Kings Bromley to Clay Mills including Burton upon Trent. Light showers are forecast over the next 24 hours and 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 tomorrow morning, Saturday 22/02/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 21 Feb 2020 09:40
River Trent
River levels remain high but falling at the Croxall river gauge as a result of the recent rainfall. Consequently, the risk of flooding still remains. Flooding is still affecting low-lying land and roads adjacent to the River Trent between Kings Bromley to Clay Mills including Burton upon Trent. We are closely monitoring the situation. Further scattered showers are forecast over the next 12 hours which may raise river levels again. 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 later today, Friday 21/02/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 20 Feb 2020 16:42
River Trent
River levels remain high but falling at the Croxall river gauge as a result of the recent rainfall. Consequently, the risk of flooding remains. Flooding is affecting low-lying land and roads adjacent to the River Trent between Kings Bromley to Clay Mills including Burton upon Trent. We are closely monitoring the situation. No further heavy rainfall is forecast over the next 24 hours. 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 tomorrow morning, Friday 21/02/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 20 Feb 2020 08:58
River Trent
River levels remain high but falling at the Croxall river gauge as a result of the recent Storm Dennis. Consequently, the risk of flooding remains. Flooding is affecting low-lying land and roads adjacent to the River Trent between Kings Bromley to Clay Mills including Burton upon Trent. Further rainfall is forecast over the next 24 hours along with squally winds. 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 later today, Thursday 20/02/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 19 Feb 2020 16:45
River Trent
River levels remain high but falling at the Drakelow river gauge as a result of Storm Dennis. Consequently, the risk of flooding remains. Flooding is affecting low-lying land and roads adjacent to the River Trent between Kings Bromley to Clay Mills including Burton upon Trent. Further rainfall is forecast over the next 24 hours. 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 tomorrow, Thursday 20/02/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 19 Feb 2020 09:26
River Trent
River levels remain high but falling at the Drakelow river gauge as a result of Storm Dennis. Consequently, the risk of flooding remains. Flooding is affecting low-lying land and roads adjacent to the River Trent between Kings Bromley to Clay Mills including Burton upon Trent. Further rainfall is forecast over the next 24 hours. River levels are falling, but still pose a flood risk. 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 this afternoon, Wednesday 19/02/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 18 Feb 2020 16:54
River Trent
River levels remain high at the Drakelow river level gauge, however the levels continue to fall slowly. Flooding is affecting low-lying land and roads adjacent to the River Trent between Kings Bromley to Clay Mills including Burton upon Trent. The risk of flooding to roads and farmland continues. Further rainfall is forecast on Wednesday, 19/02/2020 with the potential for heavier rainfall on Thursday, 20/02/2020. We are continuing to closely monitor the situation and our incident response staff are actively checking river levels, the weather forecast and liaising with the emergency services. 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 tomorrow, Wednesday 19/02/20, or if the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 18 Feb 2020 10:06
River Trent
River levels remain high at the Drakelow river level gauge, however the levels are now starting to fall and are forecast to continue to fall today (18/02.20). Flooding is affecting low-lying land and roads adjacent to the River Trent between Kings Bromley to Clay Mills including Burton upon Trent. The risk of flooding to property, roads and farmland continues. The weather forecast is for bands of rain and scattered showers for the next few days. We are continuing to closely monitor the situation and our incident response staff are actively checking river levels, the weather forecast and liaising with the emergency services. 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 later today, 18/02/20, or if the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 18 Feb 2020 02:43
River Trent
River levels are high at the Drakelow river level gauge, and the risk of the rapid onset of flooding remains. Flooding is affecting low-lying land and roads adjacent to the River Trent between Kings Bromley to Clay Mills including Burton upon Trent. The river level has now begun to fall very slowly, and is forecast to continue falling slowly today (18/02/20), but the risk of flooding to property, roads and farmland continues. The weather forecast is for bands of rain and scattered showers for the next few days. We are continuing to closely monitor the situation and our incident response staff are actively checking river levels, the weather forecast and liaising with the emergency services. 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 later today, 18/02/20, or if the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 17 Feb 2020 17:31
River Trent
River levels have risen at the Drakelow river gauge as a result of the heavy and persistent rainfall over the weekend. Consequently, the risk of flooding remains. Flooding is affecting low-lying land and roads adjacent to the River Trent between Kings Bromley to Clay Mills including Burton upon Trent. We expect river levels to rise throughout today (17/02/20). The forecast is improving with, lighter showers expected over the next few days, 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 tomorrow morning, 18/02/20, or if the situation changes


Flood Alert issued on 17 Feb 2020 11:42
River Trent
River levels have risen at the Drakelow river gauge as a result of the heavy and persistent rainfall over the weekend. Consequently, the risk of flooding remains. Flooding is affecting low-lying land and roads adjacent to the River Trent between Kings Bromley to Clay Mills including Burton upon Trent. We expect river levels to rise throughout today (17/02/20). 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 Alert issued on 17 Feb 2020 02:50
River Trent
River levels are continuing to slowly rise at the Croxall river gauge as a result of the heavy and persistent rainfall recently from Storm Dennis. Consequently, the flooding of property, roads and farmland is expected over night, and through today (17/02/20). Flooding is affecting properties around the Barton Turns area in Barton under Needwood and Lichfield Road area in Branston. Further unsettled weather is forecast for the week ahead. 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, avoid using low lying footpaths and bridges near local watercourses, and plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers. Call 999 if in immediate danger. This message will be updated in 8 hours, or if the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 16 Feb 2020 17:36
River Trent
River levels remain Croxall river gauge as a result of the persistent heavy rainfall from Storm Dennis and are expected to remain high for the next few days. Consequently, the flooding of low lying property, roads and land is expected to continue. 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. Please stay aware in case further warnings are issued. This message will be updated tomorrow morning Monday 17/02/20, or as the situation changes


Flood Alert issued on 16 Feb 2020 08:53
River Trent
River levels have risen at the Croxall river gauge as a result of the persistent heavy rainfall from Storm Dennis and are expected to remain high for the next few days. Consequently, the flooding of low lying property, roads and land is expected to continue. Further potentially heavy rainfall is forecast through to midday, Sunday 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. Please stay aware in case further warnings are issued. This message will be updated in the afternoon, Sunday 16/02/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 15 Feb 2020 12:41
River Trent
River levels are forecast to rise at the Croxall river gauge as a result of Storm Dennis. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland is expected later this afternoon and overnight. Flooding is likely to affect low-lying land and roads adjacent to the River Trent between Kings Bromley to Clay Mills including Burton upon Trent. We are issuing this flood alert now to give as much notice as possible. Further heavy rainfall is forecast over the next 24 hours. The risk of flooding from Storm Dennis is high. Please stay aware in case further flood warnings are issued that may warn of possible property flooding. We are closely monitoring the situation and checking river levels. Please plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded. This message will be updated tomorrow morning, 16/02/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 11 Feb 2020 17:49
River Trent
River levels are high but steady at the Croxall river gauge as a result of Storm Ciara. Consequently, flooding of low lying property, roads and farmland is expected to continue this evening and overnight, Tuesday 11/02/20. Flooding is affecting low-lying land and roads adjacent to the River Trent between Kings Bromley to Clay Mills including Burton upon Trent. Further rain showers are forecast over the next 12 hours, with low confidence over exact timing and locations. We expect river levels to remain high until Wednesday afternoon 12/02/20. 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 morning, Wednesday 11/02/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 11 Feb 2020 08:12
River Trent
River levels are high but steady at the Croxall river gauge as a result of Storm Ciara. Consequently, flooding of low lying property, roads and farmland is expected to continue today, Tuesday 11/02/20. Flooding is affecting low-lying land and roads adjacent to the River Trent between Kings Bromley to Clay Mills including Burton upon Trent. Further rain showers are forecast over the next 12 hours, with low confidence over exact timing and locations. We expect river levels to remain high until Wednesday 12/02/20. 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 afternoon, Tuesday 11/02/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 10 Feb 2020 17:58
River Trent
River levels are rising at the Croxall river gauge as a result of Storm Ciara. Consequently, flooding of low lying property, roads and farmland is possible until tomorrow evening, Tuesday 11/02/20. Flooding is affecting low-lying land and roads adjacent to the River Trent between Kings Bromley to Clay Mills including Burton upon Trent. Further rain showers are forecast over the next 6 hours. We expect river levels to rise overnight, and into Tuesday 11/02/20. 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 tomorrow morning, Tuesday 11/02/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 9 Feb 2020 16:29
River Trent
River levels are forecast to rise at the Yoxall river gauge as a result of persistent heavy rainfall. Consequently, the risk of flooding remains. Flooding of low-lying land and roads adjacent to the River Trent between Kings Bromley to Clay Mills including Burton upon Trent is possible. Further heavy showers are forecast over the next 12 hours. We expect river levels to rise until tomorrow, Monday 10/02/20. 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 morning, Monday 10/02/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 9 Feb 2020 07:57
River Trent
River levels are forecast to rise at the Yoxall river gauge as a result of persistent heavy rainfall. Consequently, the risk of flooding remains. Flooding of low-lying land and roads adjacent to the River Trent between Kings Bromley to Clay Mills including Burton upon Trent is possible later today. Further heavy rainfall is forecast over the next 12 hours and we expect river levels to rise through the rest of the day, Sunday 09/02/20. 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 this afternoon, Sunday 09/02/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 8 Feb 2020 16:36
River Trent
River levels are expected to rise as a result of forecast heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding of low lying property, roads and farmland is possible. Heavy rainfall is forecast overnight Saturday 08/02/20 into, and throughout Sunday 09/02/20. River and surface water flooding may affect these areas as a result of this rainfall. 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. and stay aware in case further warnings are issued This message will be updated tomorrow morning, Sunday 09/02/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 23 Dec 2019 15:19
River Trent
River levels are high but steady at the Croxall and Drakelow river gauges. Consequently, the risk of flooding remains. Flooding is affecting low-lying land and roads adjacent to the River Trent between Kings Bromley to Clay Mills including Burton upon Trent. Further rainfall is forecast over the next 24 hours. 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 tomorrow morning, 24/12/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 23 Dec 2019 09:51
River Trent
River levels are high but steady at the Croxall and Drakelow river gauges. Consequently, the risk of flooding remains. Flooding is affecting low-lying land and roads adjacent to the River Trent between Kings Bromley to Clay Mills including Burton upon Trent. 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 8 hours, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 22 Dec 2019 17:27
River Trent
River levels are high but steady at the Croxall and Drakelow river gauges. Consequently, the risk of flooding remains. Flooding is affecting low-lying land and roads adjacent to the River Trent between Kings Bromley to Clay Mills including Burton upon Trent. 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 tomorrow morning, 23/12/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 22 Dec 2019 09:52
River Trent
River levels are high but steady at the Croxall river gauge. Consequently, the risk of flooding remains. Flooding is affecting low-lying land and roads adjacent to the River Trent between Kings Bromley to Clay Mills including Burton upon Trent. 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 8 hours, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 21 Dec 2019 15:54
River Trent
River levels are high but steady at the Croxall river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding is affecting low-lying land and roads adjacent to the River Trent between Kings Bromley to Clay Mills including Burton upon Trent. No further heavy rainfall is forecast, only showers over the weekend. We expect river levels to remain high. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are actively checking river levels and the weather forecast. 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 tomorrow morning, 22/12/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 20 Dec 2019 15:31
River Trent
River levels have risen at the Croxall river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding of low-lying land and roads adjacent to the River Trent between Kings Bromley to Clay Mills including Burton upon Trent is possible. Further rainfall is forecast over the next few hours. We expect river levels to remain high. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are actively checking river levels and the weather forecast. 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 tomorrow morning, 21/12/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 16 Dec 2019 16:44
River Trent
River levels remain high but are beginning to fall at the Croxall river gauge. Consequently, the risk of flooding is reducing. Flooding may affect low-lying land and roads adjacent to the River Trent between Kings Bromley to Clay Mills including Burton upon Trent. No further rainfall is forecast in the next 24 hours but we are closely monitoring the situation. 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 tomorrow morning, 17/12/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 16 Dec 2019 09:21
River Trent
River levels remain high but steady at the Croxall river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding of property, roads and farmland is possible today, 16/12/19. Flooding may affect low-lying land and roads adjacent to the River Trent between Kings Bromley to Clay Mills including Burton upon Trent. We do not expect the situation to deteriorate any further. No further rainfall is forecast. We are closely monitoring the situation. 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 8 hours, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 15 Dec 2019 19:14
River Trent
River levels continue to fall slowly at the Croxall river gauge. Flooding is affecting low-lying land and roads adjacent to the River Trent between Kings Bromley to Clay Mills including Burton upon Trent. Rain is forecast this evening and 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 tomorrow morning or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 15 Dec 2019 10:33
River Trent
River levels continue to fall slowly at the Croxall river gauge as a result of rainfall. Flooding is affecting low-lying land and roads adjacent to the River Trent between Kings Bromley to Clay Mills including Burton upon Trent. Dispersed rainfall is forecast today. 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 or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 14 Dec 2019 16:36
River Trent
River levels remain high at the Croxall river gauge as a result of rainfall. Flooding is affecting low-lying land and roads adjacent to the River Trent between Kings Bromley to Clay Mills including Burton upon Trent. Rain is forecast this afternoon and overnight. 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 tomorrow or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 14 Dec 2019 08:23
River Trent
River levels are high at the Croxall river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Flooding is affecting low-lying land and roads adjacent to the River Trent between Kings Bromley to Clay Mills including Burton upon Trent. We expect river levels to remain high through the day 14/12/2019. 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 8 hours, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 13 Dec 2019 15:22
River Trent
River levels are high at the Croxall river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Flooding is affecting low-lying land and roads adjacent to the River Trent between Kings Bromley to Clay Mills including Burton upon Trent. We expect river levels to remain high through the day. 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 8 hours, or as the situation changes


Flood Alert issued on 13 Dec 2019 09:34
River Trent
River levels have risen at the Croxall river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland is expected today. Flooding is affecting low-lying land and roads adjacent to the River Trent between Kings Bromley to Clay Mills including Burton upon Trent. We expect river levels to remain high through the day. 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 8 hours, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 18 Nov 2019 15:34
River Trent
River levels continue to fall slowly at the Croxall river gauge. Consequently, the risk of flooding currently remains. Flooding is affecting low-lying land and roads adjacent to the River Trent between Kings Bromley to Clay Mills including Burton upon Trent. No rainfall is forecast over the next 24 hours and we hope to be in a position to remove this flood alert tomorrow, 19/11/19. 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 tomorrow morning, Tuesday 19/11/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 18 Nov 2019 09:15
River Trent
River levels continue to fall slowly at the Croxall river gauge. Consequently, the risk of flooding remains. Flooding is affecting low-lying land and roads adjacent to the River Trent between Kings Bromley to Clay Mills including Burton upon Trent. No rainfall is forecast over the next 24 hours. 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 later this afternoon, Monday, 18/11/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 17 Nov 2019 16:50
River Trent
River levels are falling slowly at the Drakelow river gauge as a result of recent heavy rainfall. River levels are high but falling slowly at the Drakelow river gauge. Consequently, the risk of flooding remains. Flooding is affecting low-lying land and roads adjacent to the River Trent between Kings Bromley to Clay Mills including Burton upon Trent. Light rainfall is forecast over the next 24 hours. 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 tomorrow, Monday, 18/11/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 17 Nov 2019 08:19
River Trent
River levels are falling slowly at the Drakelow river gauge as a result of recent heavy rainfall. River levels are high but falling slowly at the Drakelow river gauge. Consequently, the risk of flooding remains. Flooding is affecting low-lying land and roads adjacent to the River Trent between Kings Bromley to Clay Mills including Burton upon Trent. Light rainfall is forecast over the next 24 hours. 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, Sunday, 17/11/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 16 Nov 2019 19:33
River Trent
River levels are rising slowly at the Drakelow river gauge as a result of recent heavy rainfall. River levels are high but steady at the Drakelow river gauge. Consequently, the risk of flooding remains. Flooding is affecting low-lying land and roads adjacent to the River Trent between Kings Bromley to Clay Mills including Burton upon Trent. Light rainfall is forecast over the next 24 hours. We expect river levels to remain high at the Drakelow river gauge this evening. 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 tomorrow morning, 17/11/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 16 Nov 2019 08:56
River Trent
River levels are rising at the Drakelow river gauge as a result of recent heavy rainfall. River levels are high but steady at the Croxall river gauge. Consequently, the risk of flooding remains. Flooding is affecting low-lying land and roads adjacent to the River Trent between Kings Bromley to Clay Mills including Burton upon Trent. Light rainfall is forecast over the next 24 hours. We expect river levels to rise at the Drakelow river gauge until later this evening. 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 this afternoon, 16/11/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 16 Nov 2019 03:09
River Trent
River levels remain high but are falling at the Croxall river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Consequently, the risk of flooding remains. Flooding is affecting low-lying land and roads adjacent to the River Trent between Kings Bromley to Clay Mills including Burton upon Trent. The weather outlook is improving and no further rainfall is forecast over the next 12 hours. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are actively checking river levels and the weather forecast. 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 tomorrow morning or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 15 Nov 2019 20:27
River Trent
River levels are high but steady at the Croxall river gauge as a result of recent heavy rainfall. River levels are rising at the Drakelow river gauge. Consequently, the risk of flooding remains. Flooding is affecting low-lying land and roads adjacent to the River Trent between Kings Bromley to Clay Mills including Burton upon Trent. Further rainfall is forecast over the next 24 hours. We expect river levels to remain high until Sunday, 17/11/19. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are actively checking river levels and the weather forecast. 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 tomorrow morning, 16/11/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 15 Nov 2019 13:07
River Trent
River levels are rising at the Croxall and Drakelow river gauges as a result of heavy rainfall. Consequently, the risk of flooding is increasing. Flooding is affecting low-lying land and roads adjacent to the River Trent between Kings Bromley to Clay Mills including Burton upon Trent. No further rainfall is forecast. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are actively checking river levels and the weather forecast. 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 tomorrow, 16/11/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 15 Nov 2019 01:01
River Trent
River levels are high but peaking at the Croxall river gauge following recent rainfall. The weather outlook is now improving but these levels are forecast to continue to stay high over the next 18 hours, and may result in flooding of roads and farmland in the area. Our incident response staff are clearing weed screens and actively checking river levels and the weather forecast. Please stay aware in case further warnings are issued and plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded. This message will be updated later this morning, 15/11/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 14 Nov 2019 08:48
River Trent
River levels are high but slowly falling at the Croxall river gauge following recent rainfall. Further rainfall is forecast during Thursday, 14/11/19. We expect river levels to rise again later today and overnight into Friday. Flooding is likely to affect low-lying land and roads adjacent to the River Trent between Kings Bromley to Clay Mills including Burton upon Trent. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are checking defences and actively checking river levels and the weather forecast. Please stay aware in case further warnings are issued and plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded. This message will be updated this afternoon, 14/11/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 13 Nov 2019 16:56
River Trent
River levels remain high but are falling at the Croxall river gauge following the rainfall at the weekend. Consequently, the risk of flooding remains, but is reducing. Flooding is affecting low-lying land and roads adjacent to the River Trent between Kings Bromley to Clay Mills including Burton upon Trent. Further rainfall is possible during Thursday, 14/11/19. We are closely monitoring the situation and our incident response staff are actively checking river levels and the weather forecast. Please plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded and stay aware in case further warnings are issued. This message will be updated tomorrow morning, 14/11/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 13 Nov 2019 10:04
River Trent
River levels remain high but are falling at the Croxall river gauge following the rainfall at the weekend. Consequently, the risk of flooding remains, but is reducing. Flooding is affecting low-lying land and roads adjacent to the River Trent between Kings Bromley to Clay Mills including Burton upon Trent. Further rainfall is possible during Thursday. We are closely monitoring the situation and our incident response staff are actively checking river levels and the weather forecast. Please plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded and stay aware in case further warnings are issued. This message will be updated this afternoon, 13/11/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 12 Nov 2019 16:01
River Trent
River levels are high but steady at the Croxall river gauge as a result of recent rainfall. Consequently, the risk of flooding remains. Flooding is affecting low-lying land and roads adjacent to the River Trent between Kings Bromley to Clay Mills including Burton upon Trent. Further light rainfall is possible over the next 12 hours. We expect river levels to remain high until Thursday, 14/11/19. 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 tomorrow morning, 13/11/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 12 Nov 2019 09:48
River Trent
River levels are high but steady at the Croxall river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Flooding continues. Flooding is affecting low-lying land and roads adjacent to the River Trent between Kings Bromley to Clay Mills including Burton upon Trent. Further rainfall is possible over the next 12 hours. We expect river levels to remain high throughout today, 12/11/2019. 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 8 hours, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 12 Nov 2019 09:41
River Trent
River levels are high but steady at the Croxall river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Consequently, the risk of flooding remains. Flooding is affecting low-lying land and roads adjacent to the River Trent between Kings Bromley to Clay Mills including Burton upon Trent. Further rainfall is forecast over the next 4 hours. We expect river levels to remain high. 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 this afternoon, 12/11/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 11 Nov 2019 17:00
River Trent
River levels are high but steady at the Croxall river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Consequently, the risk of flooding remains. Flooding is affecting low-lying land and roads adjacent to the River Trent between Kings Bromley to Clay Mills including Burton upon Trent. We expect river levels to remain high. 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 tomorrow morning, 12/11/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 11 Nov 2019 07:22
River Trent
River levels are high but steady at the Yoxall river gauge as a result of persistent heavy rainfall. Consequently, the risk of flooding remains. Flooding is affecting low-lying land and roads adjacent to the River Trent between Kings Bromley to Clay Mills including Burton upon Trent. Flooding of properties is not forecast at this point. Further rainfall is forecast over the next 24 hours. We expect river levels to remain high. 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 12 hours, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 10 Nov 2019 17:53
River Trent
River levels are high but steady at the Yoxall river gauge as a result of persistent heavy rainfall. Consequently, the risk of flooding remains. Flooding is affecting low-lying land and roads adjacent to the River Trent between Kings Bromley to Clay Mills including Burton upon Trent. Flooding of properties is not forecast at this point. Further rainfall is forecast over the next 24 hours. We expect river levels to remain high. 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 tomorrow morning, 11/11/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 10 Nov 2019 07:29
River Trent
River levels are high but steady at the Yoxall river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Consequently, the risk of flooding remains. Flooding is affecting low-lying land and roads adjacent to the River Trent between Kings Bromley to Clay Mills including Burton upon Trent. Further rainfall is possible over the next 24 hours. 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. This message will be updated in 12 hours, or as the situation changes


Flood Alert issued on 9 Nov 2019 18:29
River Trent
River levels are high but steady at the Yoxall river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Consequently, the risk of flooding remains. Flooding is affecting low-lying land and roads adjacent to the River Trent between Kings Bromley to Clay Mills including Burton upon Trent. Further rainfall is possible over the next 24 hours. 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. This message will be updated in 12 hours, or as the situation changes


Flood Alert issued on 9 Nov 2019 12:43
River Trent
River levels are high but steady at the Yoxall river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Consequently, the risk of flooding remains. Flooding is affecting low-lying land and roads adjacent to the River Trent between Kings Bromley to Clay Mills including Burton upon Trent. Further rainfall is possible over the next 24 hours. 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. This message will be updated in 8 hours, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 8 Nov 2019 14:37
River Trent
River levels have risen at the Croxall river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland is expected from 17:00 today, 08/11/19. Flooding is forecast to affect low-lying land and roads adjacent to the River Trent between Kings Bromley to Clay Mills including Burton upon Trent. No further rainfall is forecast today. We expect river levels to remain high until tomorrow, 09/11/19. 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 tomorrow morning, 09/11/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 30 Oct 2019 16:07
River Trent
River levels are falling steadily on the River Trent at the Yoxall gauge following the rainfall over the weekend, but will remain high overnight, Wednesday 30 October 2019. No further rainfall is forecast over the next 24 hours. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are actively checking river levels and the weather forecast. 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 the morning, Thursday 31 October 2019, or as the situation changes


Flood Alert issued on 29 Oct 2019 20:05
River Trent
River levels are falling steadily on the River Trent at the Drakelow gauge following the rainfall over the weekend. No further rainfall is forecast over the next 24 hours. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are actively checking river levels and the weather forecast. 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 12 hours, or as the situation changes


Flood Alert issued on 29 Oct 2019 11:33
River Trent
River levels are falling steadily on the River Trent at the Drakelow gauge following the rainfall over the weekend. No further rainfall is forecast over the next 24 hours. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are actively checking river levels and the weather forecast. 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 12 hours, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 28 Oct 2019 19:02
River Trent
River levels are falling steadily on the River Trent at the Drakelow gauge following the rainfall over the weekend. No further rainfall is forecast for the next 24 hours. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are actively checking river levels and the weather forecast. 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 12 hours, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 28 Oct 2019 10:59
River Trent
River levels continue to rise slowly on the River Trent at the Drakelow gauge as a result of yesterdays heavy rainfall. Levels are expected to continue rising slowly today Monday 28/10/2019) and so the risk of flooding remains. No further rainfall is forecast for the next couple of days. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are actively checking river levels and the weather forecast. 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 12 hours, or as the situation changes


Flood Alert issued on 27 Oct 2019 20:01
River Trent
River levels continue to rise slowly on the River Trent at the Drakelow gauge as a result of yesterdays heavy rainfall. They are expected to continue rising slowly tonight (Sunday 27/10/2019) and so the risk of flooding remains. No further rainfall is forecast for the next couple of days. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are actively checking river levels and the weather forecast. 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 12 hours, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 27 Oct 2019 13:05
River Trent
River levels are peaking, or are starting to fall, in the Staffordshire and Dudley areas and are generally high but steady in the Rugeley area. The river levels are still rising in the Lower Trent area as the flood water moves down the river catchment. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland is still possible. No further rainfall is forecast, for the remainder of the weekend. 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 avoid contact with flood water. This message will be updated this evening, 27/10/19, or as the situation changes


Flood Alert issued on 26 Oct 2019 19:56
River Trent
River levels are peaking, or are starting to fall, in the Staffordshire and Dudley areas and are generally high but steady in the Rugeley area. The river levels are still rising in the Lower Trent area as the flood water moves down the river catchment. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland is still possible. No further rainfall is forecast, for the remainder of the weekend. 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 avoid contact with flood water. This message will be updated tomorrow morning, 27/10/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 26 Oct 2019 08:15
River Trent
River levels have risen as a result of persistent heavy rainfall. Flooding may be affecting low-lying land and roads. We expect river levels to continue 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 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 afternoon, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 25 Oct 2019 12:33
River Trent
This Flood Alert is being issued as a precautionary measure following the forecast of heavy persistent rainfall, with the possibility of isolated heavier downpours across this area. This is expected to occur from this afternoon (Friday 25th October) and overnight until Saturday afternoon (26th October). However, there is uncertainty over the amount of rainfall expected. River and surface water flooding may affect these areas. We urge you to remain vigilant and avoid walking and driving through flood water. We are continuing to actively monitor the situation closely and will issue updates, and further flood alerts and warnings if necessary. You can monitor your local weather conditions and river levels on the GOV.UK website.


Flood Alert issued on 16 Oct 2019 09:10
River Trent
River levels remain high but are beginning to slowly fall at the Croxall river gauge, following rainfall yesterday and overnight. Consequently, the risk of flooding remains. Flooding is affecting low-lying land and roads adjacent to the River Trent between Kings Bromley to Clay Mills including Burton upon Trent. Further light rainfall is forecast today and tomorrow 17/10/2019. River levels are falling, but still pose a flood risk. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are actively checking river levels and the weather forecast. 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 this evening, 16/10/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 15 Oct 2019 17:40
River Trent
River levels are high but steady at the Croxall river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall yesterday and overnight. Consequently, the risk of flooding remains. Flooding is affecting low-lying land and roads adjacent to the River Trent between Kings Bromley to Clay Mills including Burton upon Trent. Further rainfall is possible overnight tonight. We expect river levels to remain high overnight and into tomorrow, 16/10/2019. 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 tomorrow morning, 16/10/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 15 Oct 2019 08:24
River Trent
River levels have risen at the Croxall river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland is expected this morning, 15/10/19. Flooding is affecting low-lying land and roads adjacent to the River Trent between Kings Bromley to Clay Mills including Burton upon Trent. We expect river levels to remain high today 1510/19. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are actively checking river levels and the weather forecast. Please plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded. This message will be updated this afternoon, 15/10/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 7 Oct 2019 14:37
River Trent
River levels are high but steady at the Croxall river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Consequently, the risk of flooding remains. Flooding is affecting low-lying land and roads adjacent to the River Trent between Kings Bromley to Clay Mills including Burton upon Trent. Further rainfall is forecast over the next 24 hours. We expect river levels to remain high throughout tonight. 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 tomorrow morning, 08/10/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 6 Oct 2019 14:19
River Trent
River levels have risen at the Croxall river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding of property, roads and farmland is possible later this afternoon and overnight. Flooding may affect low-lying land and roads adjacent to the River Trent between Kings Bromley to Clay Mills including Burton upon Trent. 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 tomorrow morning, 07/10/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 4 Oct 2019 19:06
River Trent
River levels remain high but are beginning to fall at the Croxall river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Flooding continues. Flooding is affecting low-lying land and roads adjacent to the River Trent between Kings Bromley to Clay Mills including Burton upon Trent. Further light rainfall is forecast overnight. River levels are falling, but still pose a flood risk. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are clearing weed screens and actively checking river levels and the weather forecast.. 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 tomorrow morning, 05/10/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 4 Oct 2019 10:04
River Trent
River levels remain high but are beginning to fall at the Croxall river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Flooding continues. Flooding is affecting low-lying land and roads adjacent to the River Trent between Kings Bromley to Clay Mills including Burton upon Trent. Further light rainfall is forecast throughout today. River levels are falling, but still pose a flood risk. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are actively checking river levels and the weather forecast. 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 this evening, 04/10/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 3 Oct 2019 17:22
River Trent
River levels are high but steady at the Croxall river gauge as a result of persistent heavy rainfall over the last 48 hours. Consequently, we expect river levels to remain high today as the risk of flooding remains, due to further rainfall forecast this evening and overnight 03/10/2019. Flooding is affecting low-lying land and roads adjacent to the River Trent between Kings Bromley to Clay Mills including Burton upon Trent. 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 avoid contact with flood water. This message will be updated tomorrow morning, 04/10/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 3 Oct 2019 10:04
River Trent
River levels are high but steady at the Croxall river gauge as a result of persistent heavy rainfall over the last 48 hours. Consequently, we expect river levels to remain high today as the risk of flooding remains, due to further rainfall forecast this evening and overnight 03/10/2019. Flooding is affecting low-lying land and roads adjacent to the River Trent between Kings Bromley to Clay Mills including Burton upon Trent. 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 avoid contact with flood water. This message will be updated this evening, 03/10/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 2 Oct 2019 17:37
River Trent
River levels are high but steady at the Croxall river gauge as a result of persistent heavy rainfall. Consequently, the risk of flooding remains. Flooding is affecting low-lying land and roads adjacent to the River Trent between Kings Bromley to Clay Mills including Burton upon Trent. We expect river levels to remain high until tomorrow morning, 03/10/19. 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 avoid contact with flood water. This message will be updated tomorrow morning, 03/10/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 2 Oct 2019 10:40
River Trent
River levels are rising at the Croxall river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall during the last 48 hours. Consequently, the risk of flooding remains. Flooding is affecting low-lying land and roads adjacent to the River Trent between Kings Bromley to Clay Mills including Burton upon Trent. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are actively checking river levels and the weather forecast and liaising with emergency services. Please plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded and avoid contact with flood water. This message will be updated this evening, 02/10/2019, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 1 Oct 2019 17:36
River Trent
River levels are rising at the Croxall river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall during last night 30/09/19. Consequently, the risk of flooding remains. Flooding is affecting low-lying land and roads adjacent to the River Trent between Kings Bromley to Clay Mills including Burton upon Trent. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are actively checking river levels and the weather forecast and liaising with emergency services. Please plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded and avoid contact with flood water. This message will be updated tomorrow morning, 02/10/2019, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 1 Oct 2019 08:39
River Trent
River levels are rising at the Croxall river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Consequently, the risk of flooding remains. Flooding is affecting low-lying land and roads adjacent to the River Trent between Kings Bromley to Clay Mills including Burton upon Trent. Further rainfall is forecast over the next 12 hours. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are actively checking river levels and the weather forecast and liaising with emergency services. Please plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded and avoid contact with flood water. This message will be updated this afternoon, 01/10/2019, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 30 Sep 2019 15:21
River Trent
River levels have risen in the area as a result of heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding of property, roads and farmland is possible. Further heavy rainfall is forecast this afternoon into the evening. 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 tomorrow morning, 01/10/2019, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 30 Sep 2019 07:34
River Trent
River levels have risen slowly at the Croxall gauge due to persistent heavy rainfall over the last 36 hours. Consequently flooding of roads and farmland is expected. Flooding of property is not expected. Today, Monday 30 September is expected to be mainly dry before persistent heavy rain is forecast to fall again in the evening and into Tuesday 1 October 2019. We expect river levels to remain high and steady with this further forecasted rain. Flooding is affecting low-lying land and roads adjacent to the River Trent between Kings Bromley to Clay Mills including Burton upon Trent. We are closely monitoring the situation. 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 this evening, Monday 30 September 2019, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 26 Sep 2019 16:21
River Trent
River levels have remained high and steady at the Croxall river gauge as a result of the rain in the early hours of this morning, Thursday 26 September 2019. Consequently, flooding of low-lying land and roads adjacent to the River Trent between Kings Bromley to Clay Mills including Burton upon Trent remains. Levels are expected to start to fall over the next few hours. More showery rain, heavy at times, is expected over the next few days which may result in river levels rising again. We are closely monitoring the situation. 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 tomorrow morning, Friday 27 September 2019, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 26 Sep 2019 07:05
River Trent
River levels have risen slowly at the Croxall river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall on Tuesday 24 September 2019 and water coming down the river systems in the local area. Consequently, flooding of low-lying land and roads adjacent to the River Trent between Kings Bromley to Clay Mills including Burton upon Trent is expected. Rain in the early hours of today, Thursday 26 September 2019 has kept the level high and steady. More showery rain, heavy at times, is expected over the next few days. We are closely monitoring the situation. 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 this afternoon, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 2 Aug 2019 09:46
River Trent
River levels have peaked at the Yoxall river gauge after heavy rainfall. The risk of flooding still remains, however river levels are now expected to fall slowly during the day. Flooding is affecting low-lying land and roads adjacent to the River Trent between Kings Bromley to Clay Mills including Burton upon Trent. We are closely monitoring the situation. 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 tomorrow, 03/08/2019 or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 1 Aug 2019 20:24
River Trent
River levels are high but steady at the Croxall river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Consequently, the risk of flooding remains. Flooding is affecting low-lying land and roads adjacent to the River Trent between Kings Bromley to Clay Mills including Burton upon Trent. We are closely monitoring the situation. 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 tomorrow, 02/08/2019 or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 1 Aug 2019 10:07
River Trent
River levels are high but steady at the Croxall river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Consequently, the risk of flooding remains. Flooding is affecting low-lying land and roads adjacent to the River Trent between Kings Bromley to Clay Mills including Burton upon Trent. We are closely monitoring the situation. 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, 01/08/2019 or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 31 Jul 2019 21:04
River Trent
River levels are high but steady at the Croxall river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Consequently, the risk of flooding remains. Flooding is affecting low-lying land and roads adjacent to the River Trent between Kings Bromley to Clay Mills including Burton upon Trent. We are closely monitoring the situation. 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 tomorrow morning, 01/08/2019 or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 31 Jul 2019 13:45
River Trent
River levels are high but steady at the Croxall river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Consequently, the risk of flooding remains. Flooding is affecting low-lying land and roads adjacent to the River Trent between Kings Bromley to Clay Mills including Burton upon Trent. Further rainfall is forecast over the next 8 hours. We expect river levels to rise until later this evening.We are closely monitoring the situation. 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, 31/07/2019, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 30 Jul 2019 17:32
River Trent
River levels are forecast to rise at the Yoxall river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding may occur this evening and overnight, but there is low confidence given the unpredictable nature of storms. Flooding may affect low-lying land and roads adjacent to the River Trent between Kings Bromley to Clay Mills including Burton upon Trent. More rainfall is forecast over the next 24 hours which may cause river levels to rise further. 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 tomorrow morning, 31/07/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 18 Jun 2019 15:35
River Trent
This flood alert has been issued as a precautionary measure as heavy rain and thunderstorms have been forecast for this area overnight (in the early hours of Wednesday 19th June 2019). There is uncertainty however, over the amount of rainfall expected and the exact location of these thunderstorms. As a result river and surface water flooding may affect these areas. We urge you to remain vigilant and avoid walking and driving through flood water. We are continuing to actively monitor the situation closely and will issue updates, and further flood alerts and warnings if necessary. You can monitor your local weather conditions and river levels on the GOV.UK website.


Flood Alert issued on 17 Jun 2019 10:45
River Trent
River levels remain high today, 17/06/19, as a result of the persistent heavy rainfall over the last few days, but they are beginning to fall at the Yoxall, Croxall and Drakelow river gauges. Consequently, the risk of flooding is reducing. Flooding is affecting low-lying land and roads. Please be aware that isolated thunderstorms are forecast Tuesday into Wednesday, but with low confidence over exact timing and locations. River levels have peaked and are forecast to continue falling slowly today. We are continuing to closely monitor the situation. Our incident response staff are actively checking river levels and the weather forecast. Please stay aware in case further warnings are issued. This message will be updated tomorrow morning, 18/06/19, or if the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 16 Jun 2019 16:57
River Trent
River levels are high but steady at the Croxall river gauge as a result of persistent heavy rainfall. Flooding is affecting low-lying land and roads adjacent to the River Trent between Kings Bromley to Clay Mills including Burton upon Trent. Further showers are possible over the next 12 hours. We expect river levels to remain high until tomorrow 17/06/2019. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded. This message will be updated tomorrow, 17/06/2019, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 15 Jun 2019 11:43
River Trent
River levels are high but steady at the Croxall river gauge as a result of persistent heavy rainfall. Flooding is affecting low-lying land and roads adjacent to the River Trent between Kings Bromley to Clay Mills including Burton upon Trent. Further showers are possible over the next 12 hours. We expect river levels to remain high until tomorrow 16/06/2019. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded. This message will be updated tomorrow, 16/06/2019, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 14 Jun 2019 16:56
River Trent
River levels are high but steady at the Croxall river gauge as a result of persistent heavy rainfall. Flooding is affecting low-lying land and roads adjacent to the River Trent between Kings Bromley to Clay Mills including Burton upon Trent. Further showers are possible over the next 6 hours. We expect river levels to remain high until tomorrow 15/06/2019..We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are checking defences. Please plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded. This message will be updated tomorrow morning, 15/06/2019, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 14 Jun 2019 13:02
River Trent
River levels continue to rise slowly and are forecast to remain high at the Yoxall, Drakelow and Croxall river gauges as a result of persistent heavy rainfall over the past few days. Consequently, the risk of flooding remains. Flooding is affecting low-lying land and roads adjacent to the River Trent between Kings Bromley to Clay Mills including Burton upon Trent. Further showery rainfall is forecast today, 14/06/2019. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are actively checking river levels, the weather forecast and checking defences. Please plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded and stay aware in case further warnings are issued. This message will be updated this evening, 14/06/2019, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 14 Jun 2019 05:32
River Trent
River levels are rising slowly and are forecast to remain high at the Yoxall river gauge as a result of persistent heavy rainfall over the past 48 hours. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland is expected later this today 14/06/2019 .Flooding is affecting low-lying land and roads adjacent to the River Trent between Kings Bromley to Clay Mills including Burton upon Trent. Further showery rainfall is forecast today (14/06/2019). We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are actively checking river levels, the weather forecast and checking defences. Please plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded and stay aware in case further warnings are issued. This message will be updated this afternoon, 14/06/2019, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 13 Jun 2019 18:30
River Trent
River levels are rising and are forecast to remain high at the Yoxall river gauge as a result of persistent heavy rainfall on Wednesday night (12/06/2019). Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland is expected later this evening and overnight .Flooding is affecting low-lying land and roads adjacent to the River Trent between Kings Bromley to Clay Mills including Burton upon Trent. Further showery rainfall is forecast in the early hours of Friday (14/06/2019). We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are actively checking river levels, the weather forecast and checking defences. Please plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded and stay aware in case further warnings are issued. This message will be updated tomorrow morning, 14/06/2019, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 13 Jun 2019 10:18
River Trent
River levels are rising and forecast to continue to rise at the Yoxall river gauge as a result of yesterdays (12/06/2019) persistent heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland is expected later this evening and overnight .Flooding is affecting low-lying land and roads adjacent to the River Trent between Kings Bromley to Clay Mills including Burton upon Trent. Further showery rainfall is forecast over the next 12 hours when levels may continue to rise. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are actively checking river levels, the weather forecast and checking defences. Please plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded and stay aware in case further warnings are issued. This message will be updated this afternoon, 13/06/2019, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 12 Jun 2019 21:09
River Trent
River levels are rising and forecast to continue to rise at the Yoxall river gauge as a result of yesterdays (11/06/2019) persistent heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland is expected later this evening and overnight .Flooding is affecting low-lying land and roads adjacent to the River Trent between Kings Bromley to Clay Mills including Burton upon Trent. Further rainfall is forecast over the next 6 hours when levels may continue to rise. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are actively checking river levels, the weather forecast and checking defences. Please plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded and stay aware in case further warnings are issued. This message will be updated tomorrow morning, 13/06/2019, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 5 Apr 2018 09:05
River Trent
No further rainfall is expected to fall today (Thursday 05 April 2018). However due to the recent heavy rainfall over the last few says the catchment is very saturated, and therefore river levels will remain elevated, however 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. We are currently monitoring the situation.


Flood Alert issued on 4 Apr 2018 07:47
River Trent
River levels between Yoxall and Burton will remain high throughout today (Wednesday 4th April). Further unsettled weather is forecast today, these isolated showers may become heavy and thundery this afternoon. 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. We will continue to monitor river levels in this location


Flood Alert issued on 3 Apr 2018 15:51
River Trent
River levels between Yoxall and Burton will remain high throughout this evening and overnight (Tuesday 3rd April). 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. We will continue to monitor river levels in this location


Flood Alert issued on 3 Apr 2018 07:22
River Trent
River levels between Yoxall and Burton will remain high throughout today (Tuesday 3rd April). 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. We will continue to monitor river levels in this location


Flood Alert issued on 2 Apr 2018 17:33
River Trent
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 07:15
River Trent
Heavy rainfall has fallen overnight and is expected to continue into this afternoon. Overnight river levels dropped on the River Trent but are expected to remain elevated and rise again into this afternoon (Monday 2nd April). There may be flooding to low lying land and roads throughout today. 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. We are currently monitoring the situation


Flood Alert issued on 1 Apr 2018 18:32
River Trent
River levels are expected to remain high on the Burton Trent for the next 24 hours as a result of the rainfall that has fallen within the River Trent catchment in the Croxall area over the past 2 days. There may be flooding to low lying land and roads. Further rainfall is expected overnight and tomorrow morning which will keep the river level elevated. 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. We are currently monitoring the situation.


Flood Alert issued on 1 Apr 2018 08:19
River Trent
Heavy rain has fallen within the River Trent catchment in the Croxall area over the past 2 days. This has resulted in river levels rising in this area and there may be flooding to low lying land and roads. We are expecting a mainly dry day today (Sunday 1 April) but more heavy rain is forecast tomorrow. 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. We are currently monitoring the situation.


Flood Alert issued on 14 Mar 2018 11:44
River Trent
River levels remain raised in the River Trent catchment following rainfall on Monday 12 March. The forecast is for predominantly dry weather today (Wednesday 14 March 2018). However another band of rainfall is forecast tomorrow morning (Thursday 15 March). Therefore river levels are expected to remain high, and we expect there to be flooding to low lying land and roads in the Kings Bromley and Clay Mills areas, so please take care and continue to monitor the GOV.UK website for further updates. We have staff out in the field and will continue to monitor the situation.


Flood Alert issued on 13 Mar 2018 15:15
River Trent
River levels are peaking in the River Trent catchment following Mondays rainfall. The forecast is for predominantly dry weather today (Tuesday 13 March 2018) and tomorrow. We expect there to be flooding to low lying land and roads in the Kings Bromley and Clay Mills areas. River levels are likely to remain high so take care near areas of concern and continue to monitor the GOV.UK website for further updates. We have staff out in the field and will continue to monitor the situation.


Flood Alert issued on 12 Mar 2018 17:47
River Trent
Rain has continued to fall over the River Trent catchment today (Monday 12 March). This has resulted in river levels rising and we expect there to be flooding to low lying land and roads in the Kings Bromley and Clay Mills areas tonight. The forecast is for the rain to clear the area this evening, and tomorrow should be predominantly dry. Flood Warnings have been issued where required. Take care near areas of concern and monitor your local weather conditions and the GOV.UK website. We will continue to monitor the situation carefully, and we have staff out in the area, working with our professional partners.


Flood Alert issued on 22 Jan 2018 17:34
River Trent
The rainfall experienced over the weekend over the Burton Trent catchment has resulted in river levels rising in this area and as a precaution we have issued the flood alert as there may be flooding to low lying land and roads. We do not expect any significant rainfall this evening (Monday 22nd January). but river levels may remain high, however 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. We are currently monitoring the situation.


Flood Alert issued on 29 Dec 2017 09:28
River Trent
River levels are expected to remain high in this area today and there may be flooding to low lying land and roads. Rainfall is expected in the catchment during the day and overnight which may lead to further flooding. We will continue to monitor the situation and will issue Flood Warnings if required. Take care near areas of concern and monitor your local weather conditions and the GOV.UK website.


Flood Alert issued on 28 Dec 2017 10:22
River Trent
River levels are expected to remain high in this area today and there may be flooding to low lying land and roads. We will continue to monitor the situation and will issue Flood Warnings where required. Further rainfall is expected tomorrow and so there may be further risk of flooding. Take care near areas of concern and monitor your local weather conditions and the GOV.UK website.


Flood Alert issued on 27 Dec 2017 15:30
River Trent
Heavy rain has fallen within the Burton Trent catchment overnight and today. This has resulted in river levels rising in the area and there may be flooding to low lying land and roads. No further rainfall is expected today, 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. We are currently monitoring the situation.


Flood Alert issued on 17 Dec 2017 09:18
River Trent
River levels will remain high in the area throughout today following the rain and snow melt over the past few days. There remains a risk of flooding to low lying land and roads. Further rainfall is expected over the next 24 hours. River levels are expected to remain raised throughout today, and this flood alert will remain in place. No flooding of properties is expected and no flood warnings are expected to be issued. Take care near areas of concern and monitor your local weather conditions and the GOV.UK website. We are continuing to monitor the situation


Flood Alert issued on 16 Dec 2017 10:11
River Trent
There remains raised river levels in the area throughout today following the rain and snow melt over the past few days. There remains a risk of flooding to low lying land and roads. Some light showers are expected this morning and throughout the day. River levels are expected to remain raised throughout today and this flood alert will remain in place. No flooding of properties is expected and no flood warnings are expected to be issued. Take care near areas of concern and monitor your local weather conditions and the GOV.UK website. We are continuing to monitor the situation.


Flood Alert issued on 15 Dec 2017 15:33
River Trent
Rain that fell within the Burton Trent catchment this morning, has resulted in raised river levels in the area throughout today, and due to increasing levels of snow melt there may be flooding to low lying land and roads. The forecast is dry for tonight although further showers are forecast tomorrow morning and throughout the day. Therefore we expect river levels to remain raised throughout tomorrow, and this flood alert will remain in place overnight. However, no flooding of properties is expected and no flood warnings are expected to be issued. Take care near areas of concern and monitor your local weather conditions and the GOV.UK website. We are continuing to monitor the situation.


Flood Alert issued on 15 Dec 2017 10:05
River Trent
Heavy rain has fallen within the Burton Trent catchment overnight in addition to snow melt. This has resulted in river levels rising in the area and there may be flooding to low lying land and roads. We expect the snow melt to continue throughout the day with possible scattered showers forecast for tomorrow morning which will result in river levels remaining raised for the next few hours, however 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. We are currently monitoring the situation.