Flood Warning Info - Rough Firth

Area Description

Rough Firth.
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

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

Flood Warning issued on 21 Aug 2020 12:56
Rough Firth
A FLOOD WARNING has been issued for Rough Firth. A combination fo high tides and prevailing weather conditions means that flooding from the sea is possible around the time of the high tide on Friday between 13:00 and 15:00 bst. Low lying land, and roads along the coastline in the Rough Firth area could be affected Remain vigilant and remember, it is your responsibility to take actions which help protect yourself and your property. Advice and information is also available through Floodline on 0345 9881188. This FLOOD WARNING is now in force until further notice and was sent by phone and sms free of charge to registered customers of our Floodline direct warning service. If you havent already signed up to receive free flood messages, please call Floodline or register online at sepa.org.uk/floodingsignup. Your Floodline quick dial number for this area is 24309


Flood Warning issued on 11 Mar 2020 15:52
Rough Firth
A FLOOD WARNING has been issued for Rough Firth. A combination of high tides and prevailing weather conditions means that flooding from the sea is expected to affect low lying land, roads and properties along the coastline at Kippford, Palnackie and Rockcliffe in the Rough Firth area. The greatest risk will be around the time of the high tides on Thursday at 1.15am and 1.30 pm. Remain vigilant and remember, it is your responsibility to take actions which help protect yourself and your property. Advice and information is also available through Floodline on 0345 9881188. This FLOOD WARNING is now in force until further notice and was sent by phone and sms free of charge to registered customers of our Floodline direct warning service. If you havent already signed up to receive free flood messages, please call Floodline or register online at sepa.org.uk/floodingsignup. Your Floodline quick dial number for this area is 24309


Flood Warning issued on 8 Feb 2019 18:05
Rough Firth
An updated FLOOD WARNING has been issued for Rough Firth. Continued high tides and prevailing weather conditions means that flooding from the sea is expected to affect low lying land and roads along the coastline in the Rough Firth area. Potential flooding impacts are expected around the time of high tide on |Saturday 9th February at approximately 02:30hrs. Remain vigilant and remember, it is your responsibility to take actions which help protect yourself and your property. Advice and information is also available through Floodline on 0345 9881188. This FLOOD WARNING UPDATE is now in force until further notice and was sent by phone and sms free of charge to registered customers of our Floodline direct warning service. If you havent already signed up to receive free flood messages, please call Floodline or register online at sepa.org.uk/floodingsignup. Your Floodline quick dial number for this area is 24309


Flood Warning issued on 8 Feb 2019 08:31
Rough Firth
A FLOOD WARNING has been issued for Rough Firth. A combination of high tides and prevailing weather conditions means that flooding from the sea is expected to affect low lying land and roads along the coastline in the Rough Firth area. Potential flooding impacts are expected around the time of high tide on Friday 8 February at approximately 1:45pm. Remain vigilant and remember, it is your responsibility to take actions which help protect yourself and your property. Advice and information is also available through Floodline on 0345 9881188. This FLOOD WARNING is now in force until further notice and was sent by phone and sms free of charge to registered customers of our Floodline direct warning service. If you havent already signed up to receive free flood messages, please call Floodline or register online at sepa.org.uk/floodingsignup. Your Floodline quick dial number for this area is 24309


Flood Warning issued on 2 Jan 2018 20:31
Rough Firth
An updated FLOOD WARNING has been issued for Rough Firth. A combination of spring tides and a storm surge, associated with Storm Eleanor will affect the area of Rough Firth around the time of the high tides at midnight on Tuesday 2nd January and midday on Wednesday 3rd January. Flooding is possible, with the communities of Palnackie, Kippford and Rockcliffe particularly affected. Remain vigilant and remember, it is your responsibility to take actions which help protect yourself and your property.This FLOOD WARNING UPDATE is now in force until further notice and was sent by phone and sms free of charge to registered customers of our Floodline direct warning service. Your Floodline quick dial number for this area is 24309


Flood Warning issued on 2 Jan 2018 12:50
Rough Firth
A FLOOD WARNING has been issued for Rough Firth. A combination of spring tides and a storm surge, associated with Storm Eleanor will affect the area of Rough Firth around the time of the high tide at midnight on Tuesday 2nd January. Flooding is possible, with the communities of Palnackie, Kippford and Rockcliffe particularly affected. Remain vigilant and remember, it is your responsibility to take actions which help protect yourself and your property.This FLOOD WARNING is now in force until further notice and was sent by phone and sms free of charge to registered customers of our Floodline direct warning service.If you haven't Your Floodline quick dial number for this area is 24309


Flood Warning issued on 30 Dec 2017 20:08
Rough Firth
A FLOOD WARNING has been issued for Rough Firth. A combination of moderate tides, strong winds, storm surge and high waves are expected to affect the area on Sunday morning around the time of the high tide at 10:00am. Wave overtopping of sea walls, defences and minor inundattion of low lying ground may occur. Remain vigilant and remember, it is your responsibility to take actions which help protect yourself and your property.This FLOOD WARNING is now in force until further notice and was sent by phone and sms free of charge to registered customers of our Floodline direct warning service.If you haven't Your Floodline quick dial number for this area is 24309


Flood Warning issued on 6 Dec 2017 13:35
Rough Firth
A FLOOD WARNING has been issued for Rough Firth. A combination of high tides and high waves is expected to cause some flood issues at Kippford in the Rough Firth Area around the time of high tide on Thursday morning at 2am. Remain vigilant and remember, it is your responsibility to take actions which help protect yourself and your property.This FLOOD WARNING is now in force until further notice and was sent by phone and sms free of charge to registered customers of our Floodline direct warning service.If you haven't Your Floodline quick dial number for this area is 24309