River Beal at Beal Bridge

 

Current River Level: 0.236m, falling

Within the usual range for this location

Current level recorded at 5:30am, Friday 22nd October BST
(4:30am, Friday 22nd October GMT)

Change from previous measurement: -0.023m
(recorded at 4:00pm, Thursday 21st October BST)

The usual range of the River Beal at Beal Bridge is between 0.11m and 0.72m. It has been between these levels for 90% of the time since monitoring began.

The typical recent level of the River Beal at Beal Bridge over the past 12 months has been between 0.13m and 0.29m. It has been between these levels for at least 152 days in the past year.

The highest level ever recorded at the River Beal at Beal Bridge is 1.17m, reached on Saturday 26th December 2015 at 11:30am.

Note that this data may not take account of recent measurements, as we wait until a level has been verified by the Environment Agency before adding it to our records.

  • Monitoring Station: Beal Bridge
  • Watercourse: River Beal
  • Nearest Town/Village: Newhey
  • Local Authority: Rochdale
  • Ceremonial County: Greater Manchester
  • Environment Agency Location ID: 690200
  • Environment Agency Gauge ID: 690200-level-stage-i-15_min-m
  • Operational Area: Roch Irk Medlock
  • Catchment Area: Irwell
  • UK Hydrometric Area: Mersey and Irwell
  • Environment Agency Region: North West

Nearby Monitoring Locations

Nearby Flood Warning Locations

Upper River Irwell catchment with Oldham, Bolton, Rochdale, Haslingden, Ramsbottom and Rawtenstall
Upper Irwell catchment includes the Rivers Beal, Roch and Croal, Limey Water and their tributaries. Other locations which may be affected are around Farnworth, Whitefield, Little Lever, Radcliffe, Bury, Heywood, Whitworth and Bacup

No current or recent warnings.

River Beal at Newhey
Properties off Cold Greaves Close and surrounding Hanging Lees Close. Properties on Haugh Lane, Brick Mill Close and Stewart Street. Also properties surrounding Granville court, Laburnum Lane and off Cedar Lane, Whitebeam Close and Birch Crescent

No current or recent warnings.

River Beal at Shaw from Jubilee to Dunwood
Milnrow Road, Dunwood Park Courts and properties surrounding Wrens Nest and Parkside Avenue. Properties on Oswald Street, Gillemere Grove, Britannia Avenue and Jubilee Street. Also properties around Wild Street and Moss Hey Street

No current or recent warnings.

River Beal at Shaw, riverside properties in Small Brook and Buckstones
Riverside properties on Linney Lane, properties surrounding Milnrow Road, Park Parade, Buckstones Road and Shore Avenue. Also at risk is The Rises Nursery, Hill Street

No current or recent warnings.

River Beal at Milnrow
Properties at Milnrow Precinct, on and around Stonefield Street, Station Road, Clifton Street, Whitworth Street, Dale Street, Edmund Street and Lily Street. Also around Charles Lane, Church Terrace, Lambourne Grove, Ladyhouse Lane and Ashfield Lane

No current or recent warnings.

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Past Week

Long Term

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