Snail at Fordham

 

Current River Level: 0.112m, falling

Within the usual range for this location

Current level recorded at 8:45am, Friday 18th August GMT
(9:45am, Friday 18th August BST)

Change from previous measurement: -0.005m

The normal level of the Snail at Fordham in average weather conditions is between 0.11m and 0.16m. It has been between these levels for at least 225 days in the past year.

The usual range of the Snail at Fordham in more extreme weather conditions is between 0.05m and 0.17m. It has been between these levels for 90% of the time since monitoring began.

The most recent high is 0.35m, reached on Sunday 28th February 2010 at 9:30pm.

The highest level ever recorded at the Snail at Fordham is 0.49m, reached on Friday 10th April 1998 at 6:15am.

  • Monitoring Station: Fordham
  • Environment Agency Location ID: E21765
  • Watercourse: Snail
  • Catchment Area: Cam and Ely Ouse (Including South Level)
  • UK Hydrometric Area: Great Ouse
  • Environment Agency Region: Anglian
  • Nearest Town/Village: Burwell
  • Local Authority: East Cambridgeshire
  • Ceremonial County: Cambridgeshire

Nearby Monitoring Locations

There are no other monitoring stations on the Snail

Nearby Flood Warning Locations

Groundwater Flooding in Newmarket
Areas of Newmarket at risk of groundwater flooding including High Street

No current or recent warnings.

River Great Ouse at Ely
Areas near the river downstream of Ely

No current or recent warnings.

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