River Wensum at Swanton Morley

 

Current River Level: 0.127m, rising

Within the usual range for this location

Current level recorded at 7:30am, Monday 24th September BST
(6:30am, Monday 24th September GMT)

Change from previous measurement: 0.004m
(recorded at 2:00am, Monday 24th September BST)

The normal level of the River Wensum at Swanton Morley in average weather conditions is between 0.12m and 0.31m. It has been between these levels for at least 151 days in the past year.

The usual range of the River Wensum at Swanton Morley in more extreme weather conditions is between 0.06m and 0.70m. It has been between these levels for 90% of the time since monitoring began.

The most recent high is 0.61m, reached on Monday 28th January 2013 at 6:30am.

The highest level ever recorded at the River Wensum at Swanton Morley is 1.10m, reached on Thursday 14th October 1993 at 4:15am.

  • Monitoring Station: Swanton Morley
  • Environment Agency Location ID: E23296
  • Watercourse: River Wensum
  • Operational Area: Wensum
  • Catchment Area: Broadland Rivers
  • UK Hydrometric Area: Norfolk Rivers Group
  • Environment Agency Region: Anglian
  • Nearest Town/Village: Swanton Morley
  • Local Authority: Breckland
  • Ceremonial County: Norfolk
  • Latitude: 52.725484
  • Longitude: 0.990183
  • OS Grid Reference: TG 02018 18401
  • Level Datum AOD: 17.981m

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Nearby Flood Warning Locations

The Rivers Tud and Wensum from Fakenham to Costessey, including Wendling Beck
The Rivers Tud and Wensum from Fakenham to Costessey, including Wendling Beck

No current or recent warnings.

The River Wensum, from Fakenham to Swanton Morley
The River Wensum, from Fakenham to Swanton Morley

No current or recent warnings.

The Wendling Beck, from Dereham to Worthing
The Wendling Beck from Dereham to Worthing, including Gressenhall and Beetley

No current or recent warnings.

The River Tud from East Dereham, to and including New Costessey
The River Tud from East Dereham, to and including New Costessey

No current or recent warnings.

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