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Number of historic Flood Warnings that have previously been recorded for this area:
Flood Warning issued on 16 Feb 2020 07:03
River levels have risen at the Brookvale Road 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 14 Nov 2019 19:57
River levels have risen at the Brookvale Road river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding of property, roads and farmland is possible overnight, 14/11/19. Further rainfall is forecast over the next 24 hours. Our incident response staff are checking defences and 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 28 May 2018 00:03
River levels are continuing to rise on the River Tame as a result of the heavy rainfall yesterday (Sunday 27 May). Flooding to roads and properties from surface water is likely as well as significant patches of standing water. Flooding from the River Tame is likely in areas surrounding Witton and Salford Park area. Please remain vigilant and monitor your local weather conditions. We are continuing to monitor the situation closely and liaising with our professional partners. We will issue Updates, Flood Alerts and further Flood Warnings if necessary. You can monitor your local river levels on the GOV.UK website.