Upper Frome at Maiden Newton

Warning no longer in force

This Flood Warning has been removed, River levels have fallen at the Maiden Newton River Gauge. There is no longer a threat of flooding, though standing water and debris may still remain. We continue to monitor the situation. Please plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded and avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses.

This information last updated 8:44am, Friday 13th December.

Flood Warning Area Details

Dorchester Road and Frome Lane area of Maiden Newton

Region: South West

Counties covered: Dorset Council

Watercourses covered: Dorset Frome

Area covered by this alert location

The area bounded in blue on the map shows the area covered by flood alerts and warnings for Upper Frome at Maiden Newton.

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

Note: the area shown on the map is the area covered by flood alerts and warnings. It is not a live map of current flooding. The area covered broadly equates to the area where the fisk of flooding in any year is greater than 1% (the "hundred year" flood risk).

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No current or recent warnings.

Upper Frome and tributaries
Tributaries between Toller Whelme and Dorchester

Recent warnings no longer in force.

Groundwater flooding in the Cerne Valley
Groundwater flooding for Minterne Magna, Minton Parva, Cerne Abbas, Nether Cerne, Godmanston, Forston and Charminster

No current or recent warnings.

Groundwater flooding for the Hooke
Groundwater flooding for Toller Whelme, Hooke, Higher Kingcombe, Lower Kingcombe and Toller Porcorum

No current or recent warnings.

Upper Frome from Maiden Newton to Dorchester
Areas in Higher Frome Vauchurch, Frome Vauchurch, Cruxton, Notton, Frampton, Grimstone, Muckleford, Stratton, Bradford Peverell, Wrackleford, Charminster, Frome Whitfield, Wolfeton, Lower Burton and Cokers Frome

Recent warnings no longer in force.

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