Flood Alert Info - Lower River Wey

Area Description

Lower River Wey including Old Woking, Byfleet, and Weybridge and the West Clandon Stream at Send.
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


Flood Alert issued on 19 Feb 2020 16:29
River Wey, East Clandon Stream
Property flooding is not expected. River levels are falling on the River Wey. Flooding of low lying areas is forecast to continue, especially in the Weybridge area. Our incident room is open, and we are closely monitoring the situation. Further rain is forecast over the next 48 hours (19-20/2/20). River levels on the River Wey are high, but falling today and tomorrow (19-20/02/20). Our incident room is open, and our response staff have been in the area clearing trash screens and checking defences. Please remain safe and aware of your local surroundings, and refer to the 'River and Sea levels in England' webpage for current river levels. This message will be updated tomorrow 20/02/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 18 Feb 2020 12:38
River Wey, East Clandon Stream
River levels have risen on the River Wey as a result of recent heavy rainfall. Therefore, flooding of roads and farmland is possible later this evening 17/02/2020. A Flood warning is in place for the River Wey at Byfleet and Weybridge where isolated property flooding has occurred. Overcast skies with isolated light showers are forecast for today (18/02/2020) and tomorrow (19/02/2020). We expect river levels to remain high for the next few days. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are in the area clearing trash screens and in the area checking defences. Please remain safe and aware of your local surroundings and refer to the 'River and Sea levels in England' webpage for current river levels. This message will be updated tomorrow morning, 19/02/2020, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 17 Feb 2020 13:38
River Wey, East Clandon Stream
River levels have risen on the River Wey as a result of recent heavy rainfall. Therefore, flooding of roads and farmland is possible later this evening 17/02/2020. A Flood warning for the River Wey at Guildford has been issued where flooding of properties close to the river is possible. Overcast skies with isolated light showers is forecast for today 17/02/2020 and tomorrow 18/02/2020. We expect river levels to remain high into Tuesday 18/02/20. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are in the area clearing trash screens and in the area checking defences. Please remain safe and aware of your local surroundings and 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 Alert issued on 16 Feb 2020 23:52
River Wey, East Clandon Stream
River levels have risen on the River Wey as a result of recent heavy rainfall. Therefore, flooding of roads and farmland is possible later this evening 16/02/2020, especially in the Guildford area. Further rainfall is forecast over the next 12 hours. We expect river levels to remain high overnight and into tomorrow 17/02/2020. A Flood Warning for the River Wey at Guildford has been issued, where flooding of properties close to the river is possible. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are in the area clearing weed/trash screens and checking defences. Please remain safe and aware of your local surroundings and 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 Alert issued on 16 Feb 2020 17:44
River Wey, East Clandon Stream
Property flooding is not currently expected. River levels have risen on the River Wey as a result of persistent heavy rainfall. Therefore, flooding of roads and farmland is possible later this evening 16/02/2020, especially in the Guildford area. Further rainfall is forecast over the next 12 hours. We expect river levels to remain high overnight and into tomorrow 17/02/2020. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are in the area clearing weed and trash screens, and also checking defences. Please remain safe and aware of your local surroundings, and refer to the 'River and Sea levels in England' webpage for current river levels. This message will be updated this evening 16/02/2020, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 24 Dec 2019 17:54
River Wey, East Clandon Stream
Property flooding is not currently expected. River levels are high on the River Wey as a result of rainfall over the past few days, river levels have dropped slightly today and are expected to continue to do so tonight. We are expecting dry weather tonight and tomorrow with further rain expected early Thursday morning. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff have been in the area clearing trash screens and checking defences. Please remain safe and aware of your local surroundings and avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses. This message will be updated tomorrow morning, 25/12/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 24 Dec 2019 09:46
River Wey, East Clandon Stream
Property flooding is not currently expected. River levels are high on the River Wey as a result of rainfall over the past few days. River levels have dropped overnight and are expected to continue to do so today. Further rainfall showers are forecast today which will then clear to leave a dry afternoon and night. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff have been in the area clearing trash screens and checking defences. Please remain safe and aware of your local surroundings and avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses. This message will be updated this evening, 24/12/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 23 Dec 2019 12:58
River Wey, East Clandon Stream
Property flooding is not currently expected. River levels are high on the River Wey as a result of rainfall over the past few days, river levels are still rising slowly in the lower parts of the river, however we expect to see levels starting to lower from this evening. Today is forecast to be mostly dry with more rain falling overnight. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff have been in the area clearing trash screens and checking defences. Please remain safe and aware of your local surroundings and avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses. This message will be updated tomorrow, 24/12/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 22 Dec 2019 16:43
River Wey, East Clandon Stream
Property flooding is not currently expected. River levels are still high and continuing to rise slowly following recent rainfall. Flooding of low-lying land and roads is expected to continue. Further rain is forecast tomorrow (23/12/19). We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff have been in the area clearing trash screens and checking defences. Please remain safe and aware of your local surroundings and avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses. This message will be updated tomorrow, 23/12/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 21 Dec 2019 10:00
River Wey, East Clandon Stream
Property flooding is not currently expected. River levels are high on the River Wey as a result of rainfall over the past few days. Water is out of banks in various places and low laying land and roads are expected to continue to flood. Levels are still rising in places as the water has made its way further downstream. Further rain showers are expected to continue today and more rain is due this evening and overnight. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff have been in the area clearing trash screens and checking defences. Please remain safe and aware of your local surroundings and avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses. This message will be updated this evening, 21/12/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 20 Dec 2019 17:53
River Wey, East Clandon Stream
Property flooding is not currently expected. River levels have risen on the Lower River Wey as a result of recent heavy rainfall. Therefore, flooding of roads and farmland is expected this evening 20/12/19. Further rainfall showers are forecast overnight and have the potential to be heavy at times. We expect river levels to remain high. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff have been in the area clearing trash screens and checking defences. Please remain safe and aware of your local surroundings and refer to the 'River and Sea levels in England' webpage for current river levels. This message will be updated tomorrow morning, 21/12/19, or as the situation changes.