Tyne and Wear coast

Warning no longer in force

The risk of flooding from the North Sea along the Tyne and Wear coast has now reduced. Tide levels are reducing and there is no surge or strong winds forecast. No further flooding to coastal areas is expected, however there may still be debris on roads that have been flooded. For a 5 day flood risk forecast please see the GOV.UK website or for a weather forecast see the Met Office website.

This information last updated 8:07pm, Sunday 9th December.

Flood Warning Area Details

The North Sea from St Mary's Lighthouse to Crimdon Park, North Hartlepool

Region: North East

Counties covered: County Durham, Hartlepool, North Tyneside, South Tyneside, Sunderland

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 Tyne and Wear coast.

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

North Sea at Roker, Sunderland
Properties including the Amusement Arcades and Grannie Annies

Recent warnings no longer in force.

North Sea at Whitley Bay, Cullercoats and Tynemouth
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

Recent warnings no longer in force.

Wear estuary at Sunderland low street
Properties at Wylam Warfe, Low Street

No current or recent warnings.

Wear Estuary
The Wear Estuary from Lamb Bridge at Chester-le-street to the North Sea Coast

No current or recent warnings.

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