River Wid at Wardropers


Current River Level: 0.348m, falling

Within the usual range for this location

Current level recorded at 6:15am, Thursday 6th October BST
(5:15am, Thursday 6th October GMT)

Change from previous measurement: -0.002m
(recorded at 6:30am, Wednesday 5th October BST)

The usual range of the River Wid at Wardropers is between 0.00m and 2.06m. It has been between these levels for 90% of the time since monitoring began.

The typical recent level of the River Wid at Wardropers over the past 12 months has been between 0.26m and 0.67m. It has been between these levels for at least 151 days in the past year.

The highest level ever recorded at the River Wid at Wardropers is 2.34m, reached on Sunday 29th April 2012 at 12:45pm.

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: Wardropers
  • Watercourse: River Wid
  • Nearest Town/Village: Mountnessing
  • Local Authority: Brentwood
  • Ceremonial County: Essex
  • Coordinates: 51°38'41"N 0°23'47"E (51.644879,0.396505)
  • OS Grid: TQ 65911 96729 (565910,196729)
  • Mapcode (Local): GBR NK2.YWC
  • Mapcode (Global): VHJKD.TXGD
  • Open Location Code: 9F32J9VW+XJ
  • Maidenhead Locator System: JO01ep74
  • Environment Agency Location ID: E27675
  • Environment Agency Gauge ID: E27675-level-stage-i-15_min-mASD
  • Operational Area: Chelmer
  • Catchment Area: Combined Essex
  • UK Hydrometric Area: Essex Rivers Group
  • Environment Agency Region: Anglian
  • Datum Type: Above Stage Datum (ASD)
  • Stage Datum: 42m AOD

Nearby Monitoring Locations

Other monitoring locations on the River Wid
River Wid Map
Monitoring locations on nearby rivers
Taming the Flood by Jeremy Purseglove

Nearby Flood Warning Locations

The River Crouch from Noaks Bridge to Runwell
The River Crouch from Noaks Bridge to Runwell, including Wickford

No current or recent warnings.

The River Wid from Ingatestone, to and including, Writtle
The River Wid from Ingatestone to Writtle, including Margaretting

No current or recent warnings.

The Rivers Wid and Can
The River Wid from Brentwood, to and including Writtle, and the River Can at Chelmsford

No current or recent warnings.

The River Crouch from Noak Bridge to Runwell
The River Crouch from Noak Bridge through Wickford to Runwell

No current or recent warnings.

Long term graphs will work better if you rotate your fondleslab into landscape mode.

Past Week

Long Term

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.

Download long term data as csv

Note: CSV data will include any outlying values that have been ignored by our graphing system as probably erroneous (eg, because they are ridiculously high compared to the values either side of them). It is your responsibility to filter these out if necessary.

Important! If you are planning to retrieve the csv data automatically, you must read and understand the limitations on the data and its availability.

Your Comments

Do you have local knowledge of this location? If so, please share it here.

comments powered by Disqus

RiverLevels.uk is an independent website. It is not associated with the Environment Agency or any other supplier of river level information. All data used on this site is supplied under licence. For queries about the data, please contact the underlying supplier.

RiverLevels.uk is a Good Stuff website.