Flood Warning Info - River Avon at Birlingham and Eckington

Area Description

River Avon at Birlingham including Eckington Bridge.
This is a Flood Warning Area. For this area, you may receive Flood Warnings or Severe Flood Warnings.
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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 31 Jan 2021 17:46
River Avon
River levels have risen at the Evesham river gauge as a result of recent rainfall. Consequently, flooding of property, roads and farmland is expected to continue. We expect flooding to affect properties and roads in Birlingham and Eckington as well as the area near Riverside Caravan Park. The Evesham River gauge peaked Sunday morning 31/01/21 Further rainfall is forecast over the next week which will cause river levels to remain high. We are continuing to monitor the situation. Our incident response staff are checking defences. Please plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded. This message will be updated by 11am on Monday, 01/02/21 or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 31 Jan 2021 11:01
River Avon
River levels have risen at the Evesham river gauge as a result of recent rainfall. Consequently, flooding of property, roads and farmland is expected to continue. We expect flooding to affect properties and roads in Birlingham and Eckington as well as the area near Riverside Caravan Park. The Evesham River gauge peaked at 3.2m this morning 31/01/21 Predicted peak Bredon 3.2m to 3.4m Sunday, 31/01/21. Further rainfall is forecast over the next week which will cause river levels to remain high. We are continuing to monitor the situation. Our incident response staff are checking defences. Please plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded. This message will be updated by 6pm on Sunday, 31/01/21 or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 30 Jan 2021 17:17
River Avon
River levels are rising at the Evesham river gauge as a result of recent rainfall. Consequently, flooding of property, roads and farmland is expected to continue. We expect flooding to affect properties and roads in Birlingham and Eckington as well as the area near Riverside Caravan Park. Predicted peaks: Evesham 3.1m to 3.6m on Sunday, 31/01/21; Bredon 3.2m to 3.5m overnight on Sunday, 31/01/21. Further rainfall is forecast over the next 24 hours which may cause river levels to rise again. We expect river levels to remain high for the next few days. We are continuing to monitor the situation. Our incident response staff are checking defences. Please plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded. This message will be updated by 11am on Sunday, 31/01/21 or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 30 Jan 2021 11:18
River Avon
River levels are rising at the Evesham river gauge as a result of recent rainfall. Consequently, flooding of property, roads and farmland is expected to continue. We expect flooding to affect properties and roads in Birlingham and Eckington as well as the area near Riverside Caravan Park. A peak at Evesham of 3.1m occurred yesterday morning, Friday, 29/01/21. A predicted peak at Bredon of between 2.7m to 3.2m is expected on Sunday morning, 31/01/21. Further rainfall is forecast over the next 48 hours and we expect river levels to remain high over the next few days. We are continuing to monitor the situation. Our incident response staff are checking defences. Please plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded. This message will be updated by 6pm today Saturday, 30/01/21 or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 29 Jan 2021 20:13
River Avon
River levels remain high but are starting to fall at the Evesham river gauge as a result of recent rainfall. Consequently, flooding of property, roads and farmland is expected to continue. We expect flooding to affect properties and roads in Birlingham and Eckington as well as the area near Riverside Caravan Park. A peak at Evesham of 3.1m occurred this morning, Friday, 29/01/21. Further rainfall is forecast over the next 48 hours and we expect river levels to remain high over the next few days. We are continuing to monitor the situation. Our incident response staff are checking defences. Please plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded. This message will be updated by 11am on Saturday, 30/01/21 or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 29 Jan 2021 10:10
River Avon
River levels have risen at the Evesham river gauge as a result of recent rainfall. Consequently, flooding of property, roads and farmland is expected from Friday morning, 29/01/21. We expect flooding to affect properties and roads in Birlingham and Eckington as well as the area near Riverside Caravan Park. Predicted peak: Evesham 2.9 to 3.2m Friday morning, 29/01/21. Further rainfall is forecast over the next 48 hours and we expect river levels to remain high over the next few days. We are continuing to monitor the situation. Our incident response staff are checking defences. Please plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded. This message will be updated by 6pm on Friday 29/01/21, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 28 Jan 2021 19:10
River Avon
River levels have risen at the Evesham river gauge as a result of recent rainfall. Consequently, flooding of property, roads and farmland is expected from 5am onwards on Friday, 29/01/21. We expect flooding to affect properties and roads in Birlingham and Eckington as well as the area near Riverside Caravan Park. Predicted peak: Evesham 2.9 to 3.2m Friday morning, 29/01/21. Further rainfall is forecast over the next 24 hours and we expect river levels to remain high over the next few days. We are continuing to monitor the situation. Our incident response staff are checking defences. Please plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded. This message will be updated by 11:00am on Friday 29/01/21, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 25 Dec 2020 06:06
River Avon
River levels remain high but are beginning to fall at the Evesham river gauge after a period of heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding of property, roads and farmland is expected to continue. We expect flooding to affect properties and roads in Birlingham and Eckington as well as the area near Riverside Caravan Park. Evesham river gauge peaked at 3.2m on Thursday the 24/12/2020. Further rainfall is expected on Saturday the 26/12/20. We expect river levels to remain high through the weekend. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are checking defences. Please plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded and avoid contact with flood water. This message will be updated by 10am Saturday 26/12/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 24 Dec 2020 19:36
River Avon
River levels have risen at the Evesham river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding of property, roads and farmland is expected from early evening 24/12/20. We expect flooding to affect properties and roads in Birlingham and Eckington as well as the area near Riverside Caravan Park. Predicted peak:- Evesham 3.1m to 3.2m later this evening 24/12/20. We expect river levels to remain high into the weekend. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are checking defences. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses. This message will be updated tomorrow morning 25/12/20 by 10:00, or as the situation changes


Flood Warning issued on 24 Dec 2020 15:34
River Avon
River levels have risen at the Evesham river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding of property, roads and farmland is expected from early evening 24/12/20. We expect flooding to affect properties and roads in Birlingham and Eckington as well as the area near Riverside Caravan Park. Predicted peak:- Evesham 3m to 3.1m later this evening 24/12/20. We expect river levels to remain high into the weekend. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are checking defences. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses. This message will be updated tomorrow morning 25/12/20 by 10:00, or as the situation changes


Flood Warning issued on 17 Feb 2020 10:21
River Avon
River levels remain high but are beginning to fall at the Evesham river gauge. Consequently, flooding of property, roads and farmland is expected to continue. Flooding may be affecting properties and roads in Birlingham and Eckington as well as the area near Riverside Caravan Park. A peak of 3.27m occurred at Evesham river gauge overnight on Monday 17/02/20. Further scattered showers are forecast over the next 48 hours. We expect river levels to remain high for the next few days. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are liaising with emergency services. This message will be updated by 6pm on Monday 17/02/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 17 Feb 2020 03:08
River Avon
River levels have risen at the Evesham river gauge as a result of recent heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding of property, roads and farmland is expected to continue. Flooding may be affecting properties and roads in Birlingham and Eckington as well as the area near Riverside Caravan Park. Predicted peak:- Evesham 3.2 to 3.4m overnight into Monday 17/02/20. Further scattered showers are forecast over the next 48 hours. We expect river levels to remain high for the next few days. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are liaising with emergency services. This message will be updated by 10am on Monday 17/02/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 16 Feb 2020 19:46
River Avon
River levels are forecast to rise at the Evesham river gauge as a result of recent heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding of property, roads and farmland is expected from 8pm today, 16/02/20. Flooding is affecting properties and roads in Birlingham and Eckington as well as the area near Riverside Caravan Park. Predicted peak:- Evesham 3m to 3.2m Monday afternoon, 16/02/20. Further scattered showers are forecast over the next 48 hours. We expect river levels to remain high for the next few days. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are liaising with emergency services. Be prepared to move possession and valuables off the ground or to safety, and avoid contact with any flood water. This message will be updated by 04:00 on 17/02/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 17 Nov 2019 01:45
River Avon
River levels remain high but are falling at the Evesham river gauge. No further significant rainfall is forecast over the next few days but we expect river levels to remain high. Flooding is affecting properties and roads in Birlingham and Eckington as well as the area near Riverside Caravan Park. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are continuing to liaise with emergency services. Please avoid contact with standing flood water and plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded. This message will be updated by 8am on Sunday 17/11/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 16 Nov 2019 18:18
River Avon
River levels remain high but are beginning to fall at the Evesham river gauge. Further light rainfall is forecast over the next 24 hours and we expect river levels to remain high over the next few days. Flooding is affecting properties and roads in Birlingham and Eckington as well as the area near Riverside Caravan Park. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are continuing to liaise with emergency services. Please avoid contact with standing flood water and plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded. This message will be updated by 4am on Sunday 17/11/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 16 Nov 2019 11:31
River Avon
River levels remain high but are beginning to fall at the Evesham river gauge. Further light rainfall is forecast over the next 24 hours and we expect river levels to remain high over the next few days. Flooding is affecting properties and roads in Birlingham and Eckington as well as the area near Riverside Caravan Park. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are continuing to liaise with emergency services. Please avoid contact with standing flood water and plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded. This message will be updated by 7pm on Saturday 16/11/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 16 Nov 2019 06:50
River Avon
River levels remain high but are beginning to fall at the Evesham river gauge. Further light rainfall is forecast over the next 24 hours and we expect river levels to remain high over the next few days. Flooding is affecting properties and roads in Birlingham and Eckington as well as the area near Riverside Caravan Park. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are continuing to liaise with emergency services. Please avoid contact with standing flood water and plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded. This message will be updated by 1pm on Saturday 16/11/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 16 Nov 2019 03:23
River Avon
River levels remain high but have now peaked at the Evesham river gauge. Further light rainfall is forecast over the next 24 hours and we expect river levels to remain high over the next few days. Flooding is affecting properties and roads in Birlingham and Eckington as well as the area near Riverside Caravan Park. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are continuing to liaise with emergency services. Please avoid contact with standing flood water and plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded. This message will be updated by 8am on Saturday 16/11/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 15 Nov 2019 18:44
River Avon
The river at Evesham is peaking between 4 and 4.1m Friday evening 15/11/19 and into Saturday 16/11/19. River levels will remain elevated. Light rainfall is forecast overnight and we expect river levels to remain high over the next few days. Flooding is affecting properties and roads in Birlingham and Eckington as well as the area near Riverside Caravan Park. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are checking defences. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses. This message will be updated by 4am on Saturday 16/11/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 15 Nov 2019 10:51
River Avon
River levels are forecast to continue to rise at Evesham river gauge as a result of recent rain. Consequently, flooding of property, roads and farmland is expected over the next few days. Flooding is affecting properties and roads in Birlingham and Eckington as well as the area near Riverside Caravan Park. The predicted peak at Evesham of between 3.9 to 4.1m is expected this afternoon. No further significant rainfall is forecast but we expect river levels to remain high over the next few days. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are checking defences. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses. This message will be updated by 7pm on Friday 15/11/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 15 Nov 2019 03:08
River Avon
River levels are forecast to continue to rise at Evesham river gauge as a result of recent rain. Consequently, flooding of property, roads and farmland is expected over the next few days. Flooding is affecting properties and roads in Birlingham and Eckington as well as the area near Riverside Caravan Park. The predicted peak at Evesham of between 3.7 and 4.0 m is expected this afternoon. No further significant rainfall is forecast but we expect river levels to remain high over the next few days. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are checking defences. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses. This message will be updated by 11am today, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 14 Nov 2019 16:52
River Avon
River levels have risen at the Evesham river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding of property/roads and farmland is expected on Thursday afternoon onwards 14/11/19. Flooding is affecting properties and roads in Birlingham and Eckington as well as the area near Riverside Caravan Park. Predicted peak:- Evesham 3.4 to 4.1m on Friday morning on 15/11/19. We expect river levels to remain high over the next few days. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are checking defences. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses. This message will be updated by 4am on 15/11/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 14 Nov 2019 16:17
River Avon
River levels have risen at the Evesham river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding of property/roads and farmland is expected on Thursday afternoon onwards 14/11/19. Flooding is affecting properties and roads in Birlingham and Eckington as well as the area near Riverside Caravan Park. Predicted peak:- Evesham 3.2 to 3.5m on Friday morning on 15/11/19. We expect river levels to remain high over the next few days. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are checking defences. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses. This message will be updated by 4am on 15/11/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 14 Nov 2019 12:52
River Avon
River levels are rising at the Evesham river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding of property, roads and farmland is expected from Thursday afternoon the 14/11/19. Flooding is affecting properties and roads in Birlingham and Eckington as well as the area near Riverside Caravan Park. Predicted peak:- Evesham 3.1 to 3.3m on Friday morning on 15/11/19. We expect river levels to remain high over the next few days. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are checking defences. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses. This message will be updated by 5:00pm on 14/11/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 27 Oct 2019 08:47
River Avon
River levels have risen at the Evesham river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding of property, roads and farmland is expected today 27/10/19. Flooding may affect properties and roads in Birlingham and Eckington as well as the area near Riverside Caravan Park. Predicted peak:- Evesham 2.8m to 3.3m this morning. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please move possessions and valuables off the ground or to safety. This message will be updated at 17:00 today 27/10/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 26 Oct 2019 18:40
River Avon
River levels have risen at the Evesham river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding of property, roads and farmland is expected in the early hours of 27/10/19. Flooding may affect properties and roads in Birlingham and Eckington as well as the area near Riverside Caravan Park. Predicted peak:- Evesham 2.8m to 3.2m tomorrow afternoon. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please move possession and valuables off the ground or to safety. This message will be updated at 9am, 27/10/19, or as the situation changes.