Flood Warning Info - River Avon at Barton, Bidford on Avon and Marlcliff

Area Description

River Avon at Barton, Bidford on Avon and Marlcliff including Welford Road and Owlets End in Barton, Honeybourne Road and parts of High Street in Bidford on Avon and parts of The Bank in Marlcliff.
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 15 Nov 2019 16:04
River Avon
River levels are high but steady at the Bidford river gauge as a result of yesterday’s heavy rainfall. Consequently, the risk of flooding remains. Flooding is affecting properties around Welford Road and Owlets End in Barton, Honeybourne Road and High Street area in Bidford on Avon and The Bank in Marlcliff. Further light rainfall is forecast over the next 24 hours. We expect river levels to remain high until later this evening, Friday 15/11/19. 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 03:43
River Avon
River levels are rising at the Bidford river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall over the past 24 hours. Consequently, flooding of property, roads and farmland is possible this morning and throughout today, 15/11/19. Flooding is likely to affect properties around Welford Road and Owlets End in Barton, Honeybourne Road and High Street area in Bidford on Avon and The Bank in Marlcliff. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are actively checking river levels and the weather forecast. Please avoid contact with flood water and call 999 if in immediate danger. This message will be updated in 8 hours, or as the situation changes.