Flood Warning Info - River Wey at Guildford

Area Description

River Wey at Guildford, Riverside Park Nature Reserve and Jacobs Well, Surrey.
This is a Flood Warning Area. For this area, you may receive Flood Warnings or Severe Flood Warnings.
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There are no Flood Warnings currently in force for this area. See below for historical flood warnings.

Area Covered by this Flood Warning

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Flood Warning History

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


Flood Warning issued on 17 Feb 2020 20:33
River Wey
Property flooding is possible. River levels are forecast to remain high this evening 17/02/2020 and overnight into tomorrow 18/02/2020 on the River Wey as a result of recent heavy rainfall. Flooding of roads and farmland is expected and flooding of properties close to the river is possible, especially in the Guildford area. Our Operational staff have deployed temporary barriers at Godalming and Guildford to help protect properties in these areas. Catteshall Road in Godalming and St Mary Road, Leas Road and William Road in Guildford will be affected by these deployments. Light showers are forecast for the next 48 hours, and we expect river levels to continue to rise. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our response staff are in the area clearing trash screens and checking defences. Please refer to the 'River and Sea levels in England' webpage for current river levels. This message will be updated tomorrow morning 18/02/2020, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 17 Feb 2020 08:09
River Wey
Property flooding is possible. River levels are forecast to continue rising on the River Wey as a result of recent heavy rainfall. Flooding of roads and farmland is expected and flooding of properties close to the river is possible, especially in the Guildford area. Our Operational staff have deployed temporary barriers at Godalming and Guildford to help protect properties in these areas. Catteshall Road in Godalming and Mary Road, Leas Road and William Road in Guildford will be affected by these deployments. Light showers are forecast for the next 48 hours, and we expect river levels to continue to rise. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our response staff are in the area clearing trash screens and checking defences. Please refer to the 'River and Sea levels in England' webpage for current river levels. This message will be updated this evening, 17/02/2020, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 17 Feb 2020 01:27
River Wey
Property flooding is possible. River levels are forecast to continue rising on the River Wey as a result of recent heavy rainfall. Flooding of roads and farmland is expected and flooding of properties close to the river is possible overnight, 16/02/2020, especially in the Guildford area. Our Operational staff have deployed temporary barriers at Godalming and Guildford to help protect properties in these areas. Catteshall Road in Godalming and St Mary Road, Leas Road and William Road in Guildford will be affected by these deployments. Light showers are forecast tomorrow, 17/02/2020, and we expect river levels to continue rising overnight and tomorrow morning. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our response staff are in the area clearing trash screens and checking defences. Please refer to the 'River and Sea levels in England' webpage for current river levels. This message will be updated tomorrow morning, 17/02/2020, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 16 Feb 2020 20:25
River Wey
Property flooding is possible. River levels are forecast to continue rising on the River Wey, as a result of recent heavy rainfall. Therefore, flooding of roads and farmland is expected, and flooding of properties close to the river is possible later this evening 16/02/2020, especially in the Guildford area. Further light rainfall is forecast over the next 12 hours. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are in the area clearing weed and trash screens, and also checking defences. Please refer to the 'River and Sea levels in England' webpage for current river levels, and remain safe and aware of your local surroundings. This message will be updated tomorrow morning, 17/02/2020, or as the situation changes.