North Sea at Whitley Bay, Cullercoats and Tynemouth

Warning no longer in force

The risk of flooding from the North Sea has reduced. It is possible that there will be a risk of some minor wave overtopping and windblown sea spray coinciding with this afternoon’s high tide at around 5pm. We will continue to monitor the situation and issue updates if necessary.

This information last updated 9:48am, Monday 24th July.

Flood Warning Area Details

Properties including Whitley Sands Refreshment Kiosk, Robinson Crusoe's Cafe at Tynemouth Longsands, Tynemouth Sailing Club and the area at Cullercoats Bay around the Lifeboat Station and the Dove Marine Laboratory

Region: North East

Counties covered: Tyne & Wear

Watercourses covered: North Sea

Area covered by this alert location

The area bounded in blue on the map shows the area covered by flood alerts and warnings for North Sea at Whitley Bay, Cullercoats and Tynemouth.

Icons on the map show nearby level monitoring stations. They are not necessarily related to this particular flood warning area.

Other Nearby Flood Warning Locations

Tyne Estuary at North Shields, South Shields and Howdon Pans
Properties at Fish Market, Bell Street, Dolphin Quay, Union Quay, Clive Street, Duke Street, Liddell Street, Corporation Quay, South Shields Ferry Landing, Wapping Street, Tyne Dock, Albert Edward Dock, Tyne Foyboatmen Association and Howdon Pans

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