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Poaka Beck at Bow Bridge

Current River Level


At 9:00pm, Saturday 30th September BST
(8:00pm, Saturday 30th September GMT)

Within the usual range for this location

Steady, no change from previous measurement at 8:45pm, Saturday 30th September BST

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Flood Warning Areas Covering Here

Rivers Duddon, Crake and Mill Beck

No current or recent warnings.

Poaka Beck, The Yarl, Hagg Gill and Butts Beck at Dalton in Furness, Other areas at risk

No current or recent warnings.

Other Nearby Flood Warning Areas

Poaka Beck, The Yarl, Hagg Gill and Butts Beck at Dalton in Furness including Town Centre, Queen St

No current or recent warnings.

Cumbrian coastline at Barrow in Furness, between North and South Walney, Cavendish and Ramsden Docks

No current or recent warnings.

Cumbrian coastline at Duddon estuary, at Haverigg to Duddon Bridge, Foxfield, Dunnerholme

No current or recent warnings.

Seven Day Level Chart

Long Term Level Chart

Darker blue shaded areas on long term data indicate maximum and minimum levels for the date (you may need to zoom in closer to see them).

Long term data may have gaps where the API data was not available.

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Location and Technical Data

  • Monitoring Station: Bow Bridge
  • Watercourse: Poaka Beck
  • Nearest Town/Village: Dalton Town with Newton
  • Local Authority: Barrow-in-Furness
  • Ceremonial County: Cumbria
  • Coordinates: 54°9'18"N 3°11'4"W (54.155019,-3.184714)
  • OS Grid: SD2272873895 (322728,473895)
  • Mapcode (Local): GBR 6N6D.99
  • Mapcode (Global): WH72B.1TRK
  • Open Location Code: 9C6R5R48+24
  • Maidenhead Locator System: IO84jd77
  • Environment Agency Location ID: 738345
  • Environment Agency Gauge ID: 738345-level-stage-i-15_min-m
  • Operational Area: Duddon
  • Catchment Area: South West Lakes
  • UK Hydrometric Area: Esk Group (Cumbria)
  • Environment Agency Region: North West
  • Datum Type: Above Stage Datum (ASD)
  • Stage Datum: 30.108m AOD

Please note: Geographic coordinates may reflect the access point for the gauge, and not the precise location in the watercourse that it is taking readings from.

The usual range of the Poaka Beck at Bow Bridge is between 0.15m and 1.10m. It has been between these levels for 90% of the time since monitoring began.

The typical recent level of the Poaka Beck at Bow Bridge over the past 12 months has been between 0.09m and 0.41m. It has been between these levels for at least 151 days in the past year.

The highest level ever recorded at the Poaka Beck at Bow Bridge is 1.28m, reached on Sunday 6th October 2019 at 4:45am.

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.

Nearby Monitoring Locations

There are no other monitoring stations on the Poaka Beck

There are no other monitored rivers nearby

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