Flood Warning Info - River Dene at Walton

Area Description

River Dene at Walton including Walton Road.
This is a Flood Warning Area. For this area, you may receive Flood Warnings or Severe Flood Warnings.
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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 16 Feb 2020 15:23
River Dene
River levels are high but steady at the Walton river gauge as a result of Storm Dennis. Consequently, the risk of flooding remains. Further light rainfall is forecast over the next 24 hours. We expect river levels to remain high until later this evening. 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 plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded. This message will be updated this evening, 16/02/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 16 Feb 2020 07:17
River Dene
River levels have risen at the Walton river gauge as a result of the persistent heavy rainfall from Storm Dennis. Consequently, the flooding of property is expected imminently. Further potentially heavy rainfall is forecast through to midday (16/02/20). We are closely monitoring the situation. 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 plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded. This message will be updated in the afternoon, 16/02/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 13 Feb 2020 19:41
River Dene
River levels remain high but are beginning to fall at the Walton river gauge. Consequently, the risk of flooding to property is reducing. Flooding is still affecting low-lying land, farmland and roads. River levels are expected to continue to fall further overnight. No more significant rain is expected until Storm Dennis arrives over the weekend. 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 plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded. This message will be updated tomorrow morning, Friday 14/02/2020, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 13 Feb 2020 14:15
River Dene
River levels have continued to rise at the Walton river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall in the early hours of this morning, Thursday 13/02/2020. Consequently, flooding of property is expected. River levels are expected to continue to rise in response to this rain before starting to fall later. Showers are forecast this afternoon and then no more significant rain is expected until Storm Dennis arrives over the weekend. 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 plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded. This message will be updated later today, Thursday 13/02/2020, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 10 Feb 2020 23:21
River Dene
River levels have risen considerably at the Walton river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding of property, roads and farmland is expected overnight into Tuesday 11/02/20. We expect river levels to continue to rise overnight and further rainfall is possible over the next 24 hours. 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 avoid contact with flood water. Take photographs of any flood damage. This message will be updated tomorrow morning, 10/02/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 15 Jan 2020 21:52
River Dene
River levels are falling at the Walton river gauge. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland is expected to continue today, Wednesday 15/01/2020. Flooding is affecting low lying land and property near the River Dene at Walton including Walton Road. No further rainfall is expected until tomorrow afternoon, Thursday 16/01/2020. We expect river levels to continue to fall overnight. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are actively checking river levels and the weather forecast. Take photographs of any flood damage and contact your insurance company if you've been flooded. This message will be updated tomorrow morning, Thursday 16/01/2020, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 15 Jan 2020 11:18
River Dene
River levels are high but steady at the Walton river gauge as a result of heavy overnight rainfall. Consequently, flooding of property, roads and farmland is expected to continue today, Wednesday 15/01/2020. Flooding is affecting low lying land and property near the River Dene at Walton including Walton Road. No further rainfall is expected until tomorrow afternoon, Thursday 16/01/2020. We expect river levels to remain high and steady until later today. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are actively checking river levels and the weather forecast. Please activate any property flood protection products you may have, such as flood barriers and air brick covers and move family, pets, possessions, valuables and cars to safety. Take photographs of any flood damage and contact your insurance company if you've been flooded. This message will be updated in 8 hours, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 15 Jan 2020 02:49
River Dene
River levels have risen at the Walton river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding of property/roads and farmland is expected to begin between 05:00 and 05:30 today, Wednesday 15/01/20. Flooding is affecting low lying land and property near the River Dene at Walton including Walton Road. Further rainfall is forecast over the next 2 hours. We expect river levels to rise until 08:00 on Wednesday 15/01/20. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are actively checking river levels and the weather forecast. Please activate any property flood protection products you may have, such as flood barriers and air brick covers and move family, pets, possessions, valuables and cars to safety. Take photographs of any flood damage and contact your insurance company if you've been flooded This message will be updated in 8 hours, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 10 Jan 2020 09:00
River Dene
River levels are high but steady at the Walton river gauge as a result of overnight heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding of property, roads and farmland remains today Friday, 10/01/20. Flooding is expected to affect Walton including Walton Road adjacent to the River Dene. Further rainfall is not expected today Friday 10/01/20. We expect river levels to remain high but steady today Friday 10/01/20. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are actively checking river levels and the weather forecast. Please activate any property flood protection products you may have, such as flood barriers and air brick covers and take photographs of any flood damage. Plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded This message will be updated this afternoon, Friday 10/01/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 9 Jan 2020 21:29
River Dene
River levels have risen quickly at the Walton river gauge as a result of this evening's heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding of property, roads and farmland is possible from 21:30 this evening Thursday, 9/01/20. Flooding is expected to affect Walton including Walton Road adjacent to the River Dene. Further rainfall is forecast over the next hour. We expect river levels to rise until 01:00 on Friday 10/01/20. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are actively checking river levels and the weather forecast. Please activate any property flood protection products you may have, such as flood barriers and air brick covers and take photographs of any flood damage. Plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded This message will be updated tomorrow morning, Friday 10/01/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 21 Dec 2019 10:46
River Dene
River levels remain high but are beginning to fall at the Walton river gauge as a result of the heavy rainfall yesterday, Friday 20 December 2019. Consequently, the risk of flooding is reducing. No further heavy rainfall is forecast only showers over the weekend. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are actively checking river levels and the weather forecast. Please plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded and avoid using low lying footpaths and bridges near local watercourses. This message will be updated later today, 21 December 2019, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 20 Dec 2019 15:19
River Dene
River levels have continued to rise at the Walton river gauge as a result of the heavy rainfall today, Friday 20 December 2019. Consequently, flooding of property is possible. Flooding will affect properties in the Church Walk, Bridge Street, Chapel Street and Willow Drive area. Further heavy rainfall is forecast over the next few hours followed by showers over the weekend. We expect river levels to remain high and continue to rise with the rain this afternoon. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are actively checking river levels and the weather forecast. Please plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded and avoid using low lying footpaths and bridges near local watercourses. This message will be updated later today, 20 December 2019, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 13 Dec 2019 10:57
River Dene
River levels are high but steady at the Walton river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding of property is possible today, 13/12/19. No significant further rainfall is forecast over the next 12 hours. We expect river levels to remain high today. We are closely monitoring the situation. 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 plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded. This message will be updated in 8 hours, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 13 Dec 2019 02:36
River Dene
River levels have risen at the Walton river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding of property is possible today, 13/12/19. No significant further rainfall is forecast. We expect river levels to remain high overnight. We are closely monitoring the situation. 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 plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded. This message will be updated in 8 hours, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 15 Nov 2019 14:49
River Dene
River levels remain high but are beginning to fall at the Walton river gauge as a result of yesterday’s heavy rainfall. Consequently, the risk of flooding remains. Further light rainfall is forecast over the next 24 hours. River levels are falling, but still pose a flood risk. 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 02:55
River Dene
River levels remain high at the Walton river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Consequently, the risk of flooding remains. The weather outlook is improving and we are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are checking defences and clearing weed screens. 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.


Flood Warning issued on 14 Nov 2019 08:14
River Dene
River levels have risen at the Walton river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding of property, roads and farmland is expected later today, 14/11/19. Further rainfall is forecast over the next 24 hours. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are checking defences and clearing weed screens. 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.


Flood Warning issued on 10 Nov 2019 16:54
River Dene
River levels are high but beginning to fall at the Walton river gauge as a result of persistent heavy rainfall. Consequently, the risk of flooding remains. Further rainfall is forecast over the next 12 hours. We expect river levels to remain high into Monday morning, 11/11/19. 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 avoid contact with flood water. This message will be updated tomorrow morning, 11/11/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 10 Nov 2019 07:07
River Dene
River levels are high but steady at the Walton river gauge as a result of persistent heavy rainfall. Consequently, the risk of flooding remains. No further rainfall is forecast today. We expect river levels to remain high throughout Sunday and into Monday, 11/11/19. 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 avoid contact with flood water. This message will be updated this afternoon, 10/11/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 9 Nov 2019 22:14
River Dene
River levels have risen at the Walton river gauge as a result of persistent heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding of property is possible to begin between 23:00 and midnight this evening, 09/11/19. Further rainfall is forecast over the next 8 hours. We expect river levels to remain high throughout Sunday, 10/11/19. 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 tomorrow morning, 10/11/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 7 Nov 2019 15:49
River Dene
River levels have risen at the Walton river gauge as a result of persistent heavy rainfall. Consequently, the risk of flooding remains. Further light rainfall is forecast over the next 24 hours. We expect river levels to remain high until Friday, 08/11/19. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are clearing weed screens and actively checking river levels and the weather forecast. Please plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded and avoid contact with flood water. Please call 999 if in immediate danger This message will be updated tomorrow morning, 08/11/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 7 Nov 2019 10:56
River Dene
River levels have risen at the Walton river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding of property is possible Thursday, 07/11/19. Further rainfall is forecast over the next 24 hours. We expect river levels to remain high until Friday, 08/11/19. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are clearing weed screens and actively checking river levels and the weather forecast. Please plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded and call 999 if in immediate danger. This message will be updated this afternoon, 07/11/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 27 Oct 2019 12:19
River Dene
River levels remain high but are beginning to fall at the Walton river gauge as a result of persistent heavy rainfall. Consequently, the risk of flooding remains. No further rainfall is forecast. We are closely monitoring the situation and are actively checking river levels. Please avoid contact with flood water and call 999 if in immediate danger. This message will be updated later today, 27/10/19, or as the situation changes


Flood Warning issued on 27 Oct 2019 01:32
River Dene
River levels remain high but are beginning to fall at the Walton river gauge as a result of persistent heavy rainfall. Consequently, the risk of flooding remains. No further rainfall is forecast. We are closely monitoring the situation and are actively checking river levels. Please avoid contact with flood water and call 999 if in immediate danger. This message will be updated in the morning, 27/10/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 26 Oct 2019 08:26
River Dene
River levels are rising at the Walton river gauge as a result of persistent heavy rainfall overnight. Flood water could be deep and fast flowing. Further rainfall is forecast over the next 8 hours. We expect river levels to rise until the end of today 26/10/2019. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are actively checking river levels and the weather forecast and liaising with emergency services. Please avoid using low lying footpaths and bridges near local watercourses and plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded. This message will be updated this afternoon, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 15 Oct 2019 10:26
River Dene
River levels are high but steady at the Walton river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Flooding continues. Consequently, the risk of flooding of property, roads and farmland remains. We expect river levels to remain high until this evening and overnight 15/10/2019. 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. This message will be updated this evening on 15/10/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 15 Oct 2019 01:23
River Dene
River levels have risen at the Walton river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding of property, roads and farmland is possible overnight and tomorrow morning, 15/10/19. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are actively checking river levels and the weather forecast. Please stay aware in case further warnings are issued and call 999 if in immediate danger. This message will be updated in 8 hours, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 1 Jun 2018 14:38
River Dene
Heavy rain has fallen within the River Dene catchment overnight and into this morning (Friday 1st June 2018). This has resulted in river levels rising in the area. Further isolated thundery showers are expected this afternoon and flooding to properties may occur in the Walton area. Take care near areas of concern and check the GOV.UK website. We continue to actively monitor local conditions.


Flood Warning issued on 2 Apr 2018 16:58
River Dene
River levels will remain high for the rest of the day (Monday 02 April). Take care near areas of concern and monitor your local weather conditions and the GOV.UK website. Showers are expected tomorrow. We will continue to monitor river levels in this location.


Flood Warning issued on 2 Apr 2018 12:44
River Dene
After heavy and prolonged rain in the catchment of the River Dene in South East Warwickshire The River Dene is reacting to the rain on an already saturated catchment and may continue to rise through today, Monday 2nd April. Flood waters may be deep and fast flowing in all these areas. Residents are strongly urged to take action now. Remain safe and be aware of your local surroundings. We will be closely monitoring the situation throughout the day and this message will be updated as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 31 Mar 2018 17:59
River Dene
Heavy showery banded rain has fallen in the catchment of the River Dene in South East Warwickshire. River levels have reacted to the rain on an already saturated catchment and may continue to be high through to the early hours of tomorrow morning, Sunday 1 April 2018. No rainfall is forecast for today and tomorrow. Flood waters may be deep and fast flowing in all these areas. Residents are strongly urged to take action now. Remain safe and be aware of your local surroundings. We will be closely monitoring the situation throughout the day and this message will be updated as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 31 Mar 2018 00:26
River Dene
Heavy showery banded rain has fallen in the catchment of the River Dene in South East Warwickshire and will continue throughout the early hours of today, Saturday 31 March. The River Dene is reacting to the rain on an already saturated catchment and may continue to rise through the early hours of today, Saturday 31st March. Properties and low lying areas around the Mill, Walton will flood first. Flood waters may be deep and fast flowing in all these areas. Residents are strongly urged to take action now. Remain safe and be aware of your local surroundings. We will be closely monitoring the situation throughout the day and this message will be updated as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 12 Mar 2018 14:31
River Dene
The rainfall which has fallen within the River Dene catchment over the last 24 hours, on an already saturated catchment has resulted in river levels rising rapidly in this area. We expect the river levels to continue to rise over the next few hours. This may lead to properties and low lying areas around Walton flooding. Flood waters may be deep and fast flowing in all these areas. Residents are strongly urged to take action now. Remain safe and be aware of your local surroundings. We will be closely monitoring the situation throughout the day and this message will be updated as the situation changes


Flood Warning issued on 27 Dec 2017 16:48
River Dene
Heavy rain has fallen within the River Dene catchment over the last 24 hours. This has resulted in river levels rising in this area. River levels have now peaked and will start to decrease overnight. Flood waters may be deep and fast flowing in all these areas. Residents are strongly urged to take action now. Remain safe and be aware of your local surroundings. We will be closely monitoring the situation throughout the night and this message will be updated as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 27 Dec 2017 08:33
River Dene
Heavy rain has fallen within the River Dene catchment last night (Tuesday 26 December 2017). This has resulted in river levels rising in this area, on an already saturated catchment and may possibly continue to rise through this morning. If levels continue to rise this may lead to properties and low lying areas around Walton flooding later today. Flood waters may be deep and fast flowing in all these areas. Residents are strongly urged to take action now. Remain safe and be aware of your local surroundings. We will be closely monitoring the situation throughout the day and this message will be updated as the situation changes.