Flood Alert Info - Barbourne Brook

Area Description

Barbourne Brook in Worcester.
This is a Flood Alert Area. For this area the highest level of flood notification that you will receive is a Flood Alert. No Flood Warnings or Severe Flood Warnings are issued for this area.
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Flood Alert History

Number of historic Flood Alerts that have previously been recorded for this area:
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Historical Flood Alert Messages for this Area

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Flood Alert issued on 19 Feb 2020 02:41
Barbourne Brook in Worcester
River levels remain high at the Perdiswell river gauge as a result of recent heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland is still possible. Flooding may be affecting low lying land and roads adjacent the Barbourne Brook from the M5 to Barbourne including Perdiswell and Blackpole Industrial Estate. Scattered showers are expected over the next 24 hours with further prolonged rainfall forecast from midday on Wednesday, 19/02/20. We expect river levels to respond to forecast rainfall over the next few days. 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 11am on Wednesday, 19/02/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 18 Feb 2020 17:35
Barbourne Brook in Worcester
River levels remain high at the Perdiswell river gauge as a result of recent heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland is still possible. Flooding may be affecting low lying land and roads adjacent the Barbourne Brook from the M5 to Barbourne including Perdiswell and Blackpole Industrial Estate. Scattered showers are expected over the next 24 hours with further prolonged rainfall forecast from midday on Wednesday, 19/02/20. We expect river levels to remain high over the next few days. 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 3am on Wednesday, 19/02/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 18 Feb 2020 09:51
Barbourne Brook in Worcester
River levels remain high but continue to fall at the Perdiswell river gauge as a result of recent heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland is still possible. Flooding may be affecting low lying land and roads adjacent the Barbourne Brook from the M5 to Barbourne including Perdiswell and Blackpole Industrial Estate. Scattered showers are expected over the next 24 hours with further prolonged rainfall forecast from midday on Wednesday, 19/02/20. We expect river levels to remain high over the next few days. 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 6pm on Tuesday 18/02/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 18 Feb 2020 02:35
Barbourne Brook in Worcester
River levels are high but falling at the Perdiswell river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland is possible. Flooding may be affecting low lying land and roads adjacent the Barbourne Brook from the M5 to Barbourne including Perdiswell and Blackpole Industrial Estate. Further scattered showers are forecast over the next 48 hours. 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 and clearing weed screens. 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 10am on Tuesday 18/02/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 17 Feb 2020 18:46
Barbourne Brook in Worcester
River levels are high but beginning to fall at the Perdiswell river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland is possible. Flooding may be affecting low lying land and roads adjacent the Barbourne Brook from the M5 to Barbourne including Perdiswell and Blackpole Industrial Estate. Further scattered showers are forecast over the next 48 hours. 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 and clearing weed screens. 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 3am on Tuesday 18/02/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 17 Feb 2020 10:32
Barbourne Brook in Worcester
River levels remain high at the Perdiswell river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland is possible. Flooding may be affecting low lying land and roads adjacent the Barbourne Brook from the M5 to Barbourne including Perdiswell and Blackpole Industrial Estate. Further scattered showers are forecast over the next 48 hours. 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 and clearing weed screens. 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 6pm on Monday 17/02/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 17 Feb 2020 02:19
Barbourne Brook in Worcester
River levels have risen at the Perdiswell river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland is possible. Flooding may be affecting low lying land and roads adjacent the Barbourne Brook from the M5 to Barbourne including Perdiswell and Blackpole Industrial Estate. Further scattered showers are forecast over the next 48 hours. 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 and clearing weed screens. 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 10am on Monday 17/02/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 16 Feb 2020 18:05
Barbourne Brook in Worcester
River levels continue to rise at the Besford Bridge river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland continues. Flooding may be affecting low lying land and roads adjacent to the Brooks from Webheath to Defford. Other locations that may be affected include Crowle, Wickenham, Peopleton, Pinvin and Pershore. Local fords may also be flooded. Further scattered showers are forecast over the next 48 hours. 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 17/02/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 16 Feb 2020 05:04
Barbourne Brook in Worcester
River levels continue to rise at the Besford Bridge river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland continues. Flooding may be affecting low lying land and roads adjacent to the Brooks from Webheath to Defford. Other locations that may be affected include Crowle, Wickenham, Peopleton, Pinvin and Pershore. Local fords may also be flooded. Further rainfall is expected over the next 12 hours as a result of Storm Dennis. We expect river levels to remain high over the weekend and into next week. 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 6pm on 16/02/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 15 Feb 2020 17:15
Barbourne Brook in Worcester
River levels are rising once again at the Besford Bridge river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland continues. Flooding may be affecting low lying land and roads adjacent to the Brooks from Webheath to Defford. Other locations that may be affected include Crowle, Wickenham, Peopleton, Pinvin and Pershore. Local fords may also be flooded. Further rainfall is expected over the next 24 hours as a result of Storm Dennis. We expect river levels to remain high over the weekend and into next week. 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 9am on 16/02/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 15 Feb 2020 08:35
Barbourne Brook in Worcester
River levels continue to fall at the Besford Bridge river gauge. Flooding may be affecting low lying land and roads adjacent to the Brooks from Webheath to Defford. Other locations that may be affected include Crowle, Wickenham, Peopleton, Pinvin and Pershore. Local fords may also be flooded. Further rainfall is expected over the next 48 hours as a result of Storm Dennis. We expect river levels to remain high over the weekend and into next week. 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 6 pm, 15/02/2020, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 15 Feb 2020 06:06
Barbourne Brook in Worcester
River levels continue to fall at the Besford Bridge river gauge. Flooding may be affecting low lying land and roads adjacent to the Brooks from Webheath to Defford. Other locations that may be affected include Crowle, Wickenham, Peopleton, Pinvin and Pershore. Local fords may also be flooded. Further rainfall is expected over the next 48 hours as a result of Storm Dennis. We expect river levels to remain high over the weekend and into next week. 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 6pm, 15/02/2020, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 14 Feb 2020 18:49
Barbourne Brook in Worcester
This flood alert has been issued as Storm Dennis is forecast to bring heavy rainfall over the weekend, falling over already saturated catchments. Where intense rainfall does occur, flooding of low lying land is possible. Surface water flooding may also occur. We urge you to remain vigilant, avoid walking and driving through flood water. We are closely monitoring the situation and liaising with our professional partners. We will issue updates to this message if necessary. You can monitor your local weather conditions and river levels on the GOV.UK website. Our incident response staff are checking defences and clearing weed screens. 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 9am 15/02/20 or if the situation changes


Flood Alert issued on 14 Feb 2020 15:11
Barbourne Brook in Worcester
This flood alert has been issued as Storm Dennis is forecast to bring heavy rainfall over the weekend, falling over already saturated catchments. Where intense rainfall does occur, flooding of low lying land is possible. Surface water flooding may also occur. We urge you to remain vigilant, avoid walking and driving through flood water. We are closely monitoring the situation and liaising with our professional partners. We will issue updates to this message and issue flood warnings if necessary. You can monitor your local weather conditions and river levels on the GOV.UK website. Our incident response staff are checking defences and clearing weed screens. 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 8pm 14/02/20 or if the situation changes


Flood Alert issued on 20 Dec 2019 16:21
Barbourne Brook in Worcester
River levels have risen at the Perdiswell river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Flooding of roads and farmland is possible. Flooding is affecting low lying land and roads adjacent the Barbourne Brook from the M5 to Barbourne including Perdiswell and Blackpole Industrial Estate. We expect river levels to remain high over 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 by 10:00am Saturday 21/12/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 20 Dec 2019 14:08
Barbourne Brook in Worcester
River levels have risen at the Perdiswell river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Flooding of roads and farmland is possible. Flooding is affecting low lying land and roads adjacent the Barbourne Brook from the M5 to Barbourne including Perdiswell and Blackpole Industrial Estate. We expect river levels to remain high over 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 by 5:00pm Friday 21/12/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 18 Dec 2019 19:16
Barbourne Brook in Worcester
Heavy rain is forecast over today and the next few days which could cause levels to rise at the Perdiswell river gauge. Flooding may affect low lying land and roads adjacent the Barbourne Brook from the M5 to Barbourne including Perdiswell and Blackpole Industrial Estate. We expect river levels to remain high over the next few days. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses. This message will be updated by 10:00am Thursday 19/12/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 15 Dec 2019 15:02
Barbourne Brook in Worcester
River levels remain high at the Perdiswell river gauge as a result of recent rainfall. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland is expected to continue. Flooding is affecting low lying land and roads adjacent the Barbourne Brook from the M5 to Barbourne including Perdiswell and Blackpole Industrial Estate. Further unsettled weather is forecast over the next 24 hours which could bring further rainfall. We expect river levels to remain high until Monday. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are clearing weed screens. 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 9pm this evening, 15/12/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 15 Dec 2019 06:17
Barbourne Brook in Worcester
River levels have risen at the Perdiswell river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding is expected this morning. Flooding may be affecting low lying land and roads adjacent the Barbourne Brook from the M5 to Barbourne including Perdiswell and Blackpole Industrial Estate. Further unsettled weather is forecast over the next 24 hours which could bring further rainfall. We expect river levels to remain high over the next few days. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are clearing weed screens. 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 5pm today, Sunday 15/12/2019 or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 22 Nov 2019 16:36
Barbourne Brook in Worcester
River levels have risen at the Perdiswell river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland continues. Flooding is affecting low lying land and roads adjacent the Barbourne Brook from the M5 to Barbourne including Perdiswell and Blackpole Industrial Estate. Further rainfall is forecast over the next 24 hours. We expect river levels to remain high over the next few days. 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 10:00 on 23/11/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 22 Nov 2019 06:49
Barbourne Brook in Worcester
River levels have risen at the Perdiswell river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall overnight. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland is possible between 07:00 and 16:00 today 22/11/19. Flooding is affecting low lying land and roads adjacent the Barbourne Brook from the M5 to Barbourne including Perdiswell and Blackpole Industrial Estate. Further rainfall is forecast over the next 24 hours. We expect river levels to remain high over the next few days. 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 17:00 on 22/11/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 15 Nov 2019 04:59
Barbourne Brook in Worcester
River levels have risen at the Perdiswell river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland is expected today 15/11/19. Flooding is affecting low lying land and roads adjacent the Barbourne Brook from the M5 to Barbourne including Perdiswell and Blackpole Industrial Estate. 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 1 pm on 15/11/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 14 Nov 2019 19:39
Barbourne Brook in Worcester
River levels have risen at the Perdiswell river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland is expected Thursday afternoon onwards 14/11/19. Flooding is affecting low lying land and roads adjacent the Barbourne Brook from the M5 to Barbourne including Perdiswell and Blackpole Industrial Estate. Further rainfall is forecast over the next few days. 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 6am on Friday 15/11/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 14 Nov 2019 14:17
Barbourne Brook in Worcester
River levels have risen at the Perdiswell river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland is expected Thursday afternoon onwards 14/11/19. Flooding is affecting low lying land and roads adjacent the Barbourne Brook from the M5 to Barbourne including Perdiswell and Blackpole Industrial Estate. Further rainfall is forecast over the next 12 hours. 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 9:00pm on Thursday 14/11/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 14 Nov 2019 09:06
Barbourne Brook in Worcester
This flood alert has been issued as heavy rain is forecast for Thursday 14/11/19. There is uncertainty over the amount and location of rainfall expected. Where intense rainfall does occur, flooding of low lying land is possible. Surface water flooding may also occur. We urge you to remain vigilant, avoid walking and driving through flood water. We are monitoring the situation closely and are liaising with our professional partners. We will issue updates to this message and flood warnings if necessary. The forecast for Friday 15/11/19 is for improved weather conditions. You can monitor your local weather conditions and river levels on the GOV.UK website. Our incident response staff are checking defences and clearing weed screens. 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 2:00pm on Thursday 14/11/19 or if the situation changes


Flood Alert issued on 13 Nov 2019 16:36
Barbourne Brook in Worcester
This flood alert has been issued as heavy rain is forecast for overnight tonight and through tomorrow Thursday 14/11/19. There is uncertainty over the amount and location of rainfall expected. Where intense rainfall does occur, flooding of low lying land is possible. Surface water flooding may also occur. We urge you to remain vigilant, avoid walking and driving through flood water. We are monitoring the situation closely and are liaising with our professional partners. We will issue updates to this message and flood warnings if necessary. The forecast for Friday 15/11/19 is for improved weather conditions. You can monitor your local weather conditions and river levels on the GOV.UK website. Our incident response staff are checking defences and clearing weed screens. 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 9am Thursday 14/11/19 or if the situation changes


Flood Alert issued on 27 Oct 2019 10:33
Barbourne Brook in Worcester
Heavy rain has fallen, which is causing river levels to rise. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland is possible today, 27/10/19. Flooding may affect low lying land and roads adjacent to the Barbourne Brook from the M5 to Barbourne including Perdiswell and Blackpole Industrial Estate. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are checking defences and clearing weed screens. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near watercourses and plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded. This message will be updated by 18:00 today, 27/10/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 26 Oct 2019 21:25
Barbourne Brook in Worcester
Heavy rain has fallen, which is causing river levels to rise. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland is possible today until at least tomorrow 27/10/19. Flooding may affect low lying land and roads adjacent to the Barbourne Brook from the M5 to Barbourne including Perdiswell and Blackpole Industrial Estate. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are checking defences and clearing weed screens. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near watercourses and plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded. This message will be updated by 10:00 tomorrow, 27/10/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 26 Oct 2019 12:56
Barbourne Brook in Worcester
Heavy rain has fallen, which is causing river levels to rise. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland is possible today until at least tomorrow 27/10/19. Flooding may affect low lying land and roads adjacent to the Barbourne Brook from the M5 to Barbourne including Perdiswell and Blackpole Industrial Estate. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are checking defences and clearing weed screens. 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 19:00 today, 26/10/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 26 Oct 2019 07:38
Barbourne Brook in Worcester
This flood alert has been issued as heavy rain is forecast which could affect your area over the next 24 hours. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland is possible this morning until 23:00 today, 26/10/19. Flooding may affect low lying land and roads adjacent to the Barbourne Brook from the M5 to Barbourne including Perdiswell and Blackpole Industrial Estate. River levels may remain high until 23:00 on 26/10/19. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are checking defences and clearing weed screens. 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 13:00 today, 26/10/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 26 Oct 2019 02:30
Barbourne Brook in Worcester
This flood alert has been issued as heavy rain is forecast which could affect your area over the next 24 hours. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland is possible this morning until 23:00 today, 26/10/19. Flooding may affect low lying land and roads adjacent to the Barbourne Brook from the M5 to Barbourne including Perdiswell and Blackpole Industrial Estate. River levels may remain high until 23:00 on 26/10/19. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are checking defences and clearing weed screens. 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 09:00 this morning, 26/10/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 25 Oct 2019 17:12
Barbourne Brook in Worcester
This flood alert has been issued as heavy rain is forecast which could affect your area over the next 24 hours. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland is possible overnight until 23:00 tomorrow, 26/10/19. Flooding may affect low lying land and roads adjacent to the Barbourne Brook from the M5 to Barbourne including Perdiswell and Blackpole Industrial Estate. River levels may remain high until 23:00 on 26/10/19. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are checking defences and clearing weed screens. 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 08:00 tomorrow morning, 26/10/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 20 Sep 2018 16:52
Barbourne Brook in Worcester
This message contains gauge information for Perdiswell. This message will be updated by 9:00 am or if the situation changes. At 4 pm today; the level at the Perdiswell Gauge was 1.7 metres and rising slowly. A peak level of between 2.1 and 2.4 metres is expected to occur overnight.


Flood Alert issued on 28 Jul 2018 08:08
Barbourne Brook in Worcester
This flood alert has been issued as a precautionary measure, as heavy rain and storms have been forecast for this area for this morning Saturday 28th July. There is uncertainty however, over the amount and location of the rainfall, any storms are likely to be very localised and many areas may remain dry. Where these storms do occur there is a risk of localised surface water flooding and flooding from smaller faster responding rivers , flooding of low lying land can be expected. We urge you to remain vigilant and avoid walking and driving through flood water. We are monitoring rainfall and river levels and are checking rivers for blockages. We will update this message on Saturday by 4:00 pm or as the situation changes. You can monitor your local weather conditions and river levels on the GOV.UK website. Sunday's forecast is for cooler temperatures and further heavy rainfall.


Flood Alert issued on 27 Jul 2018 09:29
Barbourne Brook in Worcester
This flood alert has been issued as a precautionary measure, as heavy rain and thunderstorms have been forecast for this area from midday today,Friday 27th July until 1 am Saturday 28th July. There is uncertainty however, over the amount of rainfall expected and location of these thunderstorms, any storms are likely to be very localised and many areas may remain dry. Where thunderstorms do occur there is a risk of localised surface water flooding and flooding from smaller faster responding rivers , flooding of low lying land can be expected. We urge you to remain vigilant and avoid walking and driving through flood water. We are monitoring rainfall and river levels and are checking rivers for blockages. We will update this message on Saturday by 9:00 am or as the situation changes You can monitor your local weather conditions and river levels on the GOV.UK website. Saturday and Sunday's forecast is for cooler temperatures and occasional showers.


Flood Alert issued on 26 Jul 2018 15:27
Barbourne Brook in Worcester
This flood alert has been issued as a precautionary measure as heavy rain and thunderstorms have been forecast for this area tonight 26th July and into Friday 27th July. There is uncertainty however over the amount of rainfall expected and location of these thunderstorms. Where thunderstorms do occur, flooding of low lying land can be expected. Surface water flooding may also affect these areas. We urge you to remain vigilant and avoid walking and driving through flood water. We are continuing to actively monitor the situation closely and will issue updates, and further flood alerts and warnings if necessary. You can monitor your local weather conditions and river levels on the GOV.UK website. Saturday and Sunday's forecast is for cooler temperatures and occasional showers.


Flood Alert issued on 14 Jul 2018 08:53
Barbourne Brook in Worcester
This message contains gauge information for Perdiswell. This message will be updated by 4:00 pm on Saturday or if the situation changes. At 8:30 am on Saturday; the level at the Perdiswell Gauge was 2.3 metres and falling slowly. A peak level of 2.48 metres occurred at 12:30 am on Saturday morning.


Flood Alert issued on 13 Jul 2018 19:35
Barbourne Brook in Worcester
This message contains gauge information for Perdiswell. This message will be updated by 9:00 am on Saturday or if the situation changes. At 7 pm on Friday; the level at the Perdiswell Gauge was 1.96 metres and rising. River levels are rising in response to rainfall received this afternoon. A peak level of between 2.0 and 2.5 metres is expected to occur overnight Friday into Saturday.


Flood Alert issued on 2 Jun 2018 07:43
Barbourne Brook in Worcester
This flood alert remains in force as localised thunderstorms are expected during Saturday. There is uncertainty over the amount of rainfall expected and location of these thunderstorms. Where thunderstorms do occur, flooding of low lying land can be expected. Surface water flooding may also affect these areas. We urge you to remain vigilant and avoid walking and driving through flood water. We are continuing to monitor the situation closely, and are liaising with our professional partners. We will issue updates to this message and flood warnings if necessary. Saturday's forecast is for scattered showers but there is a risk in some locations of thunderstorms occurring in the early part of the day, the overall outlook for the next couple of days is for improved weather conditions. You can monitor your local weather conditions and river levels on the GOV.UK website.


Flood Alert issued on 1 Jun 2018 19:30
Barbourne Brook in Worcester
This flood alert remains in force as heavy rain and thunderstorms are forecast overnight on Friday and into Saturday. There is uncertainty over the amount of rainfall expected and location of these thunderstorms. Where thunderstorms do occur, flooding of low lying land can be expected. Surface water flooding may also affect these areas. We urge you to remain vigilant and avoid walking and driving through flood water. We are continuing to monitor the situation closely, and are liaising with our professional partners. We will issue updates to this message and flood warnings if necessary. Saturday's forecast is for scattered showers but improved weather conditions. You can monitor your local weather conditions and river levels on the GOV.UK website.


Flood Alert issued on 1 Jun 2018 15:38
Barbourne Brook in Worcester
This flood alert remains in force as heavy rain and thunderstorms are forecast for your area for Friday afternoon and overnight into Saturday. There is uncertainty over the amount of rainfall expected and location of these thunderstorms. Where thunderstorms do occur, flooding of low lying land would be expected. Surface water flooding may also affect these areas. We urge you to remain vigilant and avoid walking and driving through flood water. We are continuing to monitor the situation closely, and are liaising with our professional partners. We will issue updates to this message and flood warnings if necessary. You can monitor your local weather conditions and river levels on the GOV.UK website.


Flood Alert issued on 1 Jun 2018 12:27
Barbourne Brook in Worcester
This flood alert remains in force as heavy rain and thunderstorms are forecast for your area for Friday afternoon and overnight into Saturday. There is uncertainty over the amount of rainfall expected and location of any of these thunderstorms. Flooding of low lying land would be expected. Surface water flooding may also affect these areas. We urge you to remain vigilant and avoid walking and driving through flood water. We are continuing to monitor the situation closely, and are liaising with our professional partners. We will issue Updates, further Flood Alerts and Flood Warnings if necessary. You can monitor your local weather conditions and river levels on the GOV.UK website.


Flood Alert issued on 1 Jun 2018 07:36
Barbourne Brook in Worcester
This flood alert remains in force as heavy rain and thunderstorms are forecast for your area for Friday afternoon and overnight into Saturday. There is uncertainty over the amount of rainfall expected and location of any of these thunderstorms. Flooding of low lying land would be expected. Surface water flooding may also affect these areas. We urge you to remain vigilant and avoid walking and driving through flood water. We are continuing to monitor the situation closely, and are liaising with our professional partners. We will issue Updates, further Flood Alerts and Flood Warnings if necessary. You can monitor your local weather conditions and river levels on the GOV.UK website.


Flood Alert issued on 31 May 2018 20:38
Barbourne Brook in Worcester
This flood alert has been issued as heavy rain and thunderstorms are forecast for your area for Thursday and overnight into Friday. There is uncertainty over the amount of rainfall expected and the location of any of these thunderstorms. Flooding of low lying land would be expected. Surface water flooding may also affect these areas. We urge you to remain vigilant and avoid walking and driving through flood water. We are continuing to monitor the situation closely, and are liaising with our professional partners. We will issue Updates, further Flood Alerts and Flood Warnings if necessary. You can monitor your local weather conditions and river levels on the GOV.UK website.


Flood Alert issued on 31 May 2018 17:58
Barbourne Brook in Worcester
This flood alert has been issued as heavy rain and thunderstorms are forecast for your area for Thursday afternoon and overnight into Friday. There is uncertainty over the amount of rainfall expected and location of any of these thunderstorms. Flooding of low lying land would be expected. Surface water flooding may also affect these areas. We urge you to remain vigilant and avoid walking and driving through flood water. We are continuing to monitor the situation closely, and are liaising with our professional partners. We will issue Updates, further Flood Alerts and Flood Warnings if necessary. You can monitor your local weather conditions and river levels on the GOV.UK website.


Flood Alert issued on 26 May 2018 08:52
Barbourne Brook in Worcester
Levels on the Barbourne Brook are now falling and flooding of low lying land upstream of the Perdiswell gauge is receding. This message contains gauge information for Perdiswell. This message will be updated by 5pm today or if the situation changes. At 8:30am today; the level at the Perdiswell Gauge was 2.51 metres and falling. Levels are expected to continue to fall today, but heavy thundery showers are possible later which may cause the levels to rise again.


Flood Alert issued on 25 May 2018 19:45
Barbourne Brook in Worcester
Levels on the Barbourne Brook have risen in response to the heavy rainfall on Friday morning and flooding of low lying land upstream of the Perdiswell gauge is occurring. Property flooding is not currently expected. This message contains gauge information for Perdiswell. This message will be updated by 9 am Saturday morning or if the situation changes. At 7:30pm Friday; the level at the Perdiswell Gauge was 3.07 metres and steady. The heavy rain has now cleared the catchment and levels are expected to fall overnight


Flood Alert issued on 25 May 2018 15:51
Barbourne Brook in Worcester
Levels on the Barbourne Brook have risen in response to the heavy rainfall this morning and flooding of low lying land upstream of the Perdiswell gauge is occurring. Property flooding is not currently expected. This message contains gauge information for Perdiswell. This message will be updated by 8 pm today or if the situation changes. At 3:15pm; the level at the Perdiswell Gauge was 2.94 metres and rising. The heavy rain has now cleared the catchment and levels are expected to peak and start to fall this evening.


Flood Alert issued on 25 May 2018 11:47
Barbourne Brook in Worcester
Levels on the Barbourne Brook have risen in response to the heavy rainfall this morning and flooding of low lying land upstream of the Perdiswell gauge is expected. Property flooding is not currently expected. This message contains gauge information for Perdiswell. This message will be updated by 4 pm today or if the situation changes. At 11:30 am; the level at the Perdiswell Gauge was 2.23 metres and rising. The rain is expected to clear this afternoon but heavy thundery showers are possible throughout the bank holiday weekend


Flood Alert issued on 27 Dec 2017 07:52
Barbourne Brook in Worcester
This message contains gauge information for Perdiswell. This message is due to be updated by 4 pm on Wednesday 27th December 2017 or as the situation changes. A band of persistent heavy rain and snow overnight and into this morning has caused river levels to rise, rivers may continue to rise and remain high due to snow melt. At 7:00 am today; the level at the Perdiswell Gauge was 1.99 metres and rising. A peak level of up to 2.4 metres is expected to occur this morning.


Flood Alert issued on 26 Dec 2017 21:34
Barbourne Brook in Worcester
This message contains gauge information for Perdiswell. This message is due to be updated by 8 am on Wednesday 27th December 2017 or as the situation changes. A band of persistent heavy rain is expected overnight Tuesday 26th December 2017 and into the morning of Wednesday 27th December 2017. River levels are currently normal for the time of year but will rise following forecast rainfall. At 9:00 pm today; the level at the Perdiswell Gauge was 1.11 metres and rising. A peak level of between 1.9 and 2.4 metres is expected to occur tomorrow morning.


Flood Alert issued on 26 Dec 2017 15:15
Barbourne Brook in Worcester
This message contains gauge information for Perdiswell. This message is due to be updated by 10 pm on Tuesday 26th December 2017 or as the situation changes. A band of persistent heavy rain is expected during the evening of Tuesday 26th December 2017 and overnight into the morning of Wednesday 27th December 2017. River levels are currently normal for the time of year but will rise following forecast rainfall. At 2.45 pm today; the level at the Perdiswell Gauge was 0.6 metres and steady. A peak level of between 1.9 and 2.4 metres is expected to occur tomorrow morning.