Flood Warning Info - Hebble Brook at Halifax

Area Description

Properties at Dean Clough Industrial Park and Dean Clough Mills.
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 25 Feb 2020 04:02
Hebble Brook
River levels at Hebble Brook have now fallen below levels of concern. Although no further significant rainfall is expected over the next couple of days, we will continue to monitor the situation from our incident room. We expect to remove this warning later today, 25/2/20. Please avoid driving on low-lying roads and keep clear of footpaths which are close to watercourses. See GOV.UK for a 5 day flood forecast and for an up-to-date weather forecast, visit www.metoffice.gov.uk. This message will be updated by 12:00 on the 25/02/2020, or if the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 24 Feb 2020 20:31
Hebble Brook
This Flood Warning remains in force as Hebble Brook is still high following today’s rainfall, Monday 24/02/2020. There is now no significant rainfall forecast, but the river level will remain high throughout the night, before falling tomorrow. We are continuing to monitor the situation from our Leeds incident room. Please avoid driving on low-lying roads and keep clear of footpaths which are close to watercourses. See GOV.UK for a 5 day flood forecast and for an up-to-date weather forecast, visit www.metoffice.gov.uk. This message will be updated by 04:30 on the 25/02/2020, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 24 Feb 2020 13:20
Hebble Brook
Levels on Hebble Brook have risen quickly this morning, Monday 24/02/2020, in response to the recent rainfall and snow melt. Properties and Dean Clough Industrial Park and Dean Clough Mill are at risk of flooding. Levels are expected to remain high into Monday afternoon before they will begin to fall. No significant rainfall is forecast for the next 24 hours. We continue to monitor the situation from our incident room. Please avoid driving on low-lying roads and keep clear of footpaths which are close to watercourses. Please see GOV.UK for a 5 day flood forecast. This message will be updated by 20:00 on the 24/02/2020, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 16 Feb 2020 03:21
Hebble Brook
River levels have risen rapidly as a result of heavy rainfall overnight. Consequently, flooding of property and roads and farmland is expected today, 16/02/20. Areas most at risk are properties at Dean Clough Industrial Park and Dean Clough Mill. Further rainfall is forecast over the next 24 hours. We expect river levels to remain high during Sunday. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are closely monitoring the forecast. Please put your flood plan into action. This message will be updated by 11:20 on 16/02/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 10 Feb 2020 07:12
Hebble Brook
River levels remain high but are now falling following persistent heavy rainfall due to Storm Ciara. Whilst further showers are forecast throughout today, 10/02/20, we do not expect these to cause significant impacts to river levels, which should continue to fall. Consequently we expect the risk of flooding to reduce throughout the day, and will review the continuing need for this warning once the river drops below levels of concern. To report flooding impacts, please call our incident hotline on 0800 80 70 60. We continue to closely monitor the situation from our incident room. Please see GOV.UK for a 5 day flood forecast, plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded, and avoid contact with flood water. We will update this message by 12:00 10/02/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 9 Feb 2020 18:45
Hebble Brook
River levels peaked at midday on Sunday 09/02/2020 and have been falling slowly through this afternoon. Levels are forecast to continue falling through Sunday evening and Monday morning. This warning currently remains in force as levels are still high. The area most at risk are properties at Dean Clough Industrial Park and Dean Clough Mill. High winds and further showers are forecast this evening and into Monday, 10/02/2020, but we do not anticipate any significant river response. We urge residents to remain vigilant 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 02:45 on 10/02/2020, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 9 Feb 2020 06:57
Hebble Brook
River levels are rising as a result of persistent heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding of property is likely. The areas most at risk are properties at Dean Clough Industrial Park and Dean Clough Mill. Further heavy rainfall is forecast until approximately midday and we expect river levels to rise until 11:00am on 09/02/2020. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses and plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded. This message will be updated by 15:00pm on 09/02/2020, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 8 Nov 2019 01:08
Hebble Brook
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 13:26
Hebble Brook
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 at Dean Clough Industrial Park and Dean Clough Mill. 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.