River Taw at Umberleigh

 

Current River Level: 0.449m, falling

Within the usual range for this location

Current level recorded at 10:15am, Saturday 29th July GMT
(11:15am, Saturday 29th July BST)

Change from previous measurement: -0.006m

The normal level of the River Taw at Umberleigh in average weather conditions is between 0.23m and 0.88m. It has been between these levels for at least 150 days in the past year.

The usual range of the River Taw at Umberleigh in more extreme weather conditions is between 0.18m and 2.80m. It has been between these levels for 90% of the time since monitoring began.

The most recent high is 4.57m, reached on Sunday 23rd December 2012 at 1:45am.

The highest level ever recorded at the River Taw at Umberleigh is 5.00m, reached on Monday 30th October 2000 at 11:15am.

  • Monitoring Station: Umberleigh
  • Environment Agency Location ID: 50140
  • Watercourse: River Taw
  • Catchment Area: Taw and North Devon Streams
  • UK Hydrometric Area: Taw and Torridge
  • Environment Agency Region: South West
  • Nearest Town/Village: Chittlehampton
  • Local Authority: North Devon
  • Ceremonial County: Devon

Nearby Monitoring Locations

Other monitoring locations on the River Taw
River Taw Map
Monitoring locations on nearby rivers

Nearby Flood Warning Locations

River Taw (Lower) from Newnham Bridge to Barnstaple, including Umberleigh
Riverside locations and roads between Newnham Bridge and Barnstaple, including Abbot's Marsh, Burrington, Portsmouth Arms, Umberleigh and Chapelton, the A377 and B3277 at Umberleigh and the Exeter to Barnstaple Railway Line

No current or recent warnings.

Lower Taw Area
The Lower River Taw and its tributaries from Newnham Bridge to Barnstaple, including Umberleigh, Chittlehampton, Swimbridge and Bishop's Tawton areas

No current or recent warnings.

Tidal River Taw from Bishops Tawton to Barnstaple
Low lying areas on the tidal River Taw, including Bishops Tawton and Lake

No current or recent warnings.

River Taw (Lower) at Bishops Tawton
Riverside properties and roads in Bishops Tawton, including the A377 (New Road), School Lane, Easter Street and Sanders Lane

No current or recent warnings.

River Bray from Leehamford to Meethe, including Brayford and Clapworthy
Riverside locations and roads between Leehamford and Meethe, including Brayford, Stags Head, Bray Bridge, Clapworthy, Meethe, the B3277 at Bray Bridge and the B3266 at Clapworthy

No current or recent warnings.

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