Carden Brook at


Current River Level: 0.125m, falling

Within the usual range for this location

Current level recorded at 4:30am, Friday 14th December GMT

Change from previous measurement: -0.013m
(recorded at 3:00pm, Thursday 13th December GMT)

The normal level of the Carden Brook at in average weather conditions is between 0.06m and 0.28m. It has been between these levels for at least 150 days in the past year.

The usual range of the Carden Brook at in more extreme weather conditions is between 0.06m and 0.38m. It has been between these levels for 90% of the time since monitoring began.

The most recent high is 0.63m, reached on Thursday 18th November 2004 at 12:00pm.

The highest level ever recorded at the Carden Brook at is 1.84m, reached on Sunday 28th January 1990 at 12:00pm.

  • Monitoring Station: Carden Brook
  • Environment Agency Location ID: 4160
  • Watercourse: Carden Brook
  • Operational Area: Dee Lower Chester Weir to Ceiriog
  • Catchment Area: Dee
  • UK Hydrometric Area: Dee (Cheshire)
  • Nearest Town/Village: Carden
  • Local Authority: Cheshire West and Chester
  • Ceremonial County: Cheshire

Nearby Monitoring Locations

There are no other monitoring stations on the Carden Brook
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Nearby Flood Warning Locations

The River Dee Catchment in England from Whitchurch to Chester
The River Dee in England covers areas around Shocklach, Farndon, Handley, Lower Kinnerton, Chester and Puddington

Recent warnings no longer in force.

English River Dee at Farndon
Properties along the English River Dee in Farndon, including Townfield Lane and Two Trees

No current or recent warnings.

Lower Dee Valley from Llangollen to Trevalyn Meadows
isolated properties and extensive areas of agricultural land in the Lower Dee flood plain

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