River Calder at Methley

 

Current River Level: 1.279m, rising

Within the usual range for this location

Current level recorded at 1:15pm, Tuesday 16th October BST
(12:15pm, Tuesday 16th October GMT)

Change from previous measurement: 0.004m
(recorded at 6:15am, Tuesday 16th October BST)

The normal level of the River Calder at Methley in average weather conditions is between 1.05m and 2.15m. It has been between these levels for at least 150 days in the past year.

The usual range of the River Calder at Methley in more extreme weather conditions is between 1.10m and 3.50m. It has been between these levels for 90% of the time since monitoring began.

The highest level ever recorded at the River Calder at Methley is 3.68m, reached on Sunday 27th December 2015 at 2:45am.

  • Monitoring Station: Methley
  • Environment Agency Location ID: F1301
  • Watercourse: River Calder, West Yorkshire
  • Operational Area: Lower Calder
  • Catchment Area: Aire and Calder
  • UK Hydrometric Area: Ouse (Yorkshire)
  • Environment Agency Region: North East
  • Nearest Town/Village: Whitwood
  • Local Authority: Wakefield
  • Ceremonial County: West Yorkshire

Nearby Monitoring Locations

Nearby Flood Warning Locations

River Calder at Methley and Mickletown
Methley and Mickletown area including area including Penbank, Scholey Hill, Pinder Green and Dunford House

No current or recent warnings.

River Aire at Methley Junction
Methley including Pinders Green

No current or recent warnings.

River Calder at Whitwood Mere
Whitwood Mere including Methley Road, including the Industrial Estates at Methley Road and Wood Road, Pottery Street and Cinder Lane

No current or recent warnings.

Lower River Calder catchment
River Calder from Brighouse to Castleford including Chickenley Beck, Spring Mill Beck and Waindike

No current or recent warnings.

Middle River Aire catchment
River Aire from Stockbridge to Castleford, including Bradford Beck, Oulton Beck and Kippax Beck

No current or recent warnings.

River Aire at Central Castleford
Castleford including right bank of the River Aire downstream of Castleford lock and boarded by Saville Road and the railway track. Includes Castleford Ings

No current or recent warnings.

River Aire at Castleford Lock Lane
Castleford Ings including area bounded by the River Aire and the Aire and Calder Navigation

No current or recent warnings.

River Aire at Allerton Bywater
Allerton Bywater including land south of Ninevah Lane and Leeds Road. Properties and businesses on the left bank of the River Aire, bordered by Station Road and including the cricket ground

No current or recent warnings.

River Aire at Mickletown - Mill Lane, Nelson Court and Lower Mickletown
Mickletown including Moorhouse Farm, Mill Lane, Nelson Court, Hunts Farm, Laurel Farm, Lower Mickletown and Green Lane at Coney Moor Common

No current or recent warnings.

River Aire at Mickletown
Mickletown including Church Lane, Saville Road, Longbow Avenue, Main Street, and Pinfold Lane as far as Moorhouse Farm. Also includes isolated properties around Lower Mickleton

No current or recent warnings.

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