River Irwell at Holt Mill Bridge

 

Current River Level: 0.169m, falling

Within the usual range for this location

Current level recorded at 3:00pm, Wednesday 20th September GMT
(4:00pm, Wednesday 20th September BST)

Change from previous measurement: -0.002m

The normal level of the River Irwell at Holt Mill Bridge in average weather conditions is between 0.13m and 0.21m. It has been between these levels for at least 150 days in the past year.

The usual range of the River Irwell at Holt Mill Bridge in more extreme weather conditions is between 0.13m and 1.02m. It has been between these levels for 90% of the time since monitoring began.

The most recent high is 1.59m, reached on Friday 22nd June 2012 at 8:00pm.

The highest level ever recorded at the River Irwell at Holt Mill Bridge is 1.86m, reached on Saturday 26th December 2015 at 12:45pm.

  • Monitoring Station: Holt Mill Bridge
  • Environment Agency Location ID: 690120
  • Watercourse: River Irwell
  • Catchment Area: Northern Manchester
  • UK Hydrometric Area: Mersey and Irwell
  • Environment Agency Region: North West
  • Nearest Town/Village: Waterfoot
  • Local Authority: Rossendale
  • Ceremonial County: Lancashire

Nearby Monitoring Locations

Nearby Flood Warning Locations

River Irwell at Waterfoot
Areas at risk include properties adjacent to the A681 Bacup Road between Holt Mill Road and Spring Gardens Street. Also at risk, Victoria Parade, and parts of Schofield Street and Holt Mill Works

No current or recent warnings.

Whitewell Brook at Piercy and Newchurch from Ashworth Road to Wood Lea Road
Properties adjacent to Brook including Globe, Dale, Gaghills, Mill End and Albion Mills. Waterfoot Business Centre. Properties on Burnley Road East, Rose, Booth and Clarke Holme Streets, the Close and Thornfield Avenue including the bakery

No current or recent warnings.

Whitewell Brook at Whitewell Bottom and Scout
Areas at risk include properties along Burnley road between Riverside Park and Ashworth road. Also at risk are properties on Riverside Mews, Some property on Brock Clough Road and Shaw Clough Street.

No current or recent warnings.

River Irwell at Rawtenstall
Areas at risk include Properties on and adjacent to Burnley Road; south of Constable Lee Bridge. Bocholt Way and Bacup Road from Bury Road to Lench Road. Properties near Hareholme mill, Victoria Works and Holme Lane including parts of New Hall Hey Ro

No current or recent warnings.

River Irwell at Stubbylee Bridge and Stacksteads, riverside properties
Areas at risk include land and properties along the river in Stubbylee Bridge and Stacksteads, including Futures, Acres and Stubbylee Parks and parts of Newchurch Road, Farholme Lane and Brandwood.

No current or recent warnings.

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