River Caen (Tidal) at Braunton

 

Current River Level: 4.604m, rising

Above normal for this location

Current level recorded at 6:15am, Saturday 27th May GMT
(7:15am, Saturday 27th May BST)

Change from previous measurement: 0.346m

The normal level of the River Caen (Tidal) at Braunton in average weather conditions is between 2.44m and 2.50m. It has been between these levels for at least 152 days in the past year.

The usual range of the River Caen (Tidal) at Braunton in more extreme weather conditions is between 0.35m and 4.54m. It has been between these levels for 90% of the time since monitoring began.

The highest level ever recorded at the River Caen (Tidal) at Braunton is 5.48m, reached on Thursday 1st January 1970 at 1:00am.

  • Monitoring Station: Braunton
  • Watercourse: River Caen (Tidal)
  • Catchment Area: Taw and North Devon Streams
  • UK Hydrometric Area: Taw and Torridge
  • Environment Agency Region: South West
  • Nearest Town/Village: Braunton
  • Local Authority: North Devon
  • Ceremonial County: Devon

Nearby Monitoring Locations

There are no other monitoring stations on the River Caen (Tidal)

Nearby Flood Warning Locations

River Caen at Braunton
properties and roads in low lying areas of Braunton, including Deans Bridge, Chaloner's Road, Caen Street, Chapel Street, South Street, Station Road and Velator areas

No current or recent warnings.

Tidal locations in the Taw Torridge Estuary
Low lying areas and communities in the Taw Torridge Estuary, including Instow, Appledore, Fremington, Muddlebridge, Braunton Marsh, Velator, Wrafton, Chivenor and Yelland

No current or recent warnings.

North Devon Coast from Hartland Point to Lynmouth
Coastal and tidal areas between Hartland Point and Lynmouth, including the Taw Torridge Estuary

Recent warnings no longer in force.

Barnstaple, Braunton, Ilfracombe and Combe Martin Area
the Rivers Caen, Bradiford Water and Yeo and coastal streams from Braunton to Combe Martin

No current or recent warnings.

North Devon Coastal Communities, including Westward Ho! and Combe Martin
low-lying or exposed parts of coastal communities in North Devon, including Clovelly, Westward Ho!, Woolacombe, Lee, Hele, Watermouth Cove and Combe Martin

No current or recent warnings.

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