Flood Warning Info - River Avon at Weston on Avon and Welford on Avon

Area Description

River Avon at Weston on Avon and Welford on Avon including Binton Road area and Mill Lane in Welford on Avon.
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.

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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 16 Nov 2019 19:04
River Avon
River levels are high and falling slowly at the Stratford river gauge and Bidford river gauge as a result of recent rainfall. Consequently, the risk of property, roads and farmland flooding remains. The weather outlook is improving and further 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 avoid contact with flood water. This message will be updated in 8 hours, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 16 Nov 2019 08:46
River Avon
River levels are high but steady at the Stratford river gauge and Bidford river gauge as a result of recent rainfall. Consequently, the risk of property, roads and farmland flooding remains. The weather outlook is improving and further 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 avoid contact with flood water. This message will be updated in 8 hours, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 16 Nov 2019 02:03
River Avon
River levels remain high at the Stratford river gauge as a result recent heavy rainfall. Consequently, the risk of property, roads and farmland flooding remains. Flooding is affecting properties in the Binton Road area and Mill Lane in Welford on Avon. The weather outlook is improving and no further rainfall is forecast over the next 12 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 avoid contact with flood water. This message will be updated in 8 hours, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 15 Nov 2019 16:39
River Avon
River levels are high but slowly falling at the Bidford river gauge as a result of yesterday’s heavy rainfall. Consequently, the river level will remain above the flood warning threshold until late tomorrow afternoon, Saturday 16/11/19 and therefore the risk of flooding remains. Flooding is affecting properties in the Binton Road area and Mill Lane in Welford on Avon. Further 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 avoid contact with flood water. This message will be updated in 8 hours, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 14 Nov 2019 21:14
River Avon
River levels have risen at the Bidford river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding of property, roads and farmland is possible overnight, 14/11/19. Flooding is affecting properties in the Binton Road area and Mill Lane in Welford on Avon. Further 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 stay aware in case further warnings are issued. This message will be updated in 8 hours, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 10 Nov 2019 17:57
River Avon
River levels are forecast to rise further at the Bidford river gauge as a result of persistent heavy rainfall over the weekend. We do not expect property flooding at this time and are issuing this warning as a precautionary measure. Flooding of property may be possible from 1:00 tomorrow morning, 11/11/19. Flooding is affecting properties in the Binton Road area and Mill Lane in Welford on Avon Further rainfall is forecast over the next 12 hours. We expect river levels to remain high until Tuesday, 12/11/19. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are actively checking river levels and the weather forecast. Please call 999 if in immediate danger and activate any property flood protection products you may have, such as flood barriers and air brick covers. Please avoid contact with flood water This message will be updated tomorrow morning, 11/11/19, or as the situation changes.