Flood Warning Info - Wortley Beck from Corn Mill Lodge Hotel to Butt Lane by Farnley Reservoir

Area Description

Wortley, including Hare Farm Avenue, Corn Mill Court, Pudsey Road and Butt Lane.
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

  • 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 10 Feb 2020 03:22
Wortley Beck
River levels remain high but are falling following persistent heavy rainfall associated with Storm Ciara. Consequently, the risk of flooding is reducing. Further scattered rainfall is forecast overnight and into Monday, however, we do not anticipate any further significant river response. Our incident response staff are closely monitoring the situation from our incident room. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses and do not walk or drive through fast moving water. This message will be updated by 11:30am on 10/02/2020, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 9 Feb 2020 13:34
Wortley Beck
River levels have risen and will continue to rise throughout the afternoon on Sunday (09/02/2020) as a result of persistent heavy rainfall associated with Storm Ciara. Widespread rain and high winds is expected to continue through this afternoon and may cause the river to respond quickly, so property flooding is possible in the afternoon, 09/02/20. Areas most at risk are properties on Pudsey Road to Butt Lane, including Corn Mill Lodge Hotel. Please act on your flood plans, and avoid walking and driving through low-lying land or near local watercourses. Our incident room is open and we are monitoring the situation closely. We will update this message by 21:30 09/02/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 8 Nov 2019 01:11
Wortley Beck
River levels have risen as a result of yesterday's heavy rainfall. Flooding of property and roads is expected today (08/11/19). We expect river levels to remain high until 09:00 on 08/11/19. Our incident response staff are closely monitoring the situation and our incident room is open. Please put your flood plan into action and see the GOV.UK website for a 5 day flood forecast.


Flood Warning issued on 7 Nov 2019 13:42
Wortley Beck
River levels have risen as a result of the persistent heavy rainfall today. Consequently, flooding of property and roads and is expected today, 07/11/19. Areas most at risk are properties on Pudsey Road to Butt Lane, including Corn Mill Lodge Hotel. Further rainfall is forecast over the next 24 hours and we expect river levels to remain high until 09:00 on 08/11/19. Our incident response staff are closely monitoring the forecast and our incident room is open. Please put your flood plan into action and see the GOV.UK website for a 5 day flood forecast. This message will be updated in 8 hours, or as the situation changes.