Flood Warning Info - Tyne estuary at Newcastle Quayside, Low Walker, Lower Derwenthaugh Industrial Estate and Willington
Properties at Willington Boat Club, Wincomblee Estates in Walker, Newcastle Quayside from Wetherspoon's Pub to Broad Chare, Brama Teams Industrial Park, Ravensworth Road and TAM Tyres at Clockmill Road.
This is a Flood Warning Area. For this area, you may receive Flood Warnings or Severe Flood Warnings.
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 14 Jan 2020 12:41
A tidal surge is expected to overtop sea defences as a result of high spring tides and strong winds. Tides will be at their highest between 17:15 and 18:15 today, 14/01/2020. Flooding to properties/roads and farmland is possible at these times, however conditions may apply two to four hours either side of the high tide. Areas most at risk are properties at Willington Boat Club, Wincomblee Estates in Walker, Newcastle Quayside from Wetherspoon's Pub to Broad Chare, Brama Teams Industrial Park, Ravensworth Road and TAM Tyres at Clockmill Road. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are liaising with emergency services and erecting temporary flood barriers along the Newcastle Quayside in the Swing Bridge area. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses. This message will be updated tomorrow morning, 15/01/2020, or as the situation changes.