Ferry Lane Monitoring Station


Current River Level: 0.451m, rising

Within the usual range for this location

Current level recorded at 9:00pm, Sunday 4th December GMT

Change from previous measurement: 0.017m
(recorded at 8:45pm, Sunday 4th December GMT)

The usual range of the Ferry Lane Monitoring Station is between 0.25m and 0.68m. It has been between these levels for 90% of the time since monitoring began.

The typical recent level of the Ferry Lane Monitoring Station over the past 12 months has been between 0.26m and 0.67m. It has been between these levels for at least 150 days in the past year.

  • Monitoring Station: Ferry Lane
  • Watercourse:
  • Nearest Town/Village: Grappenhall and Thelwall
  • Local Authority: Warrington
  • Ceremonial County: Cheshire
  • Coordinates: 53°23'5"N 2°31'40"W (53.384972,-2.528026)
  • OS Grid: SJ6497687701 (364976,387701)
  • Mapcode (Local): GBR BYS9.H9
  • Mapcode (Global): WH98S.45FV
  • Open Location Code: 9C5V9FMC+XQ
  • Maidenhead Locator System: IO83rj62
  • Environment Agency Location ID: 693544
  • Environment Agency Gauge ID: 693544-level-stage-i-15_min-m
  • UK Hydrometric Area: Mersey and Irwell
  • Environment Agency Region: North West

Nearby Monitoring Locations

There are no other monitored rivers nearby
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Nearby Flood Warning Locations

Manchester Ship Canal at Lymm and Thelwall
Areas potentially at risk from Manchester Ship Canal. Including properties between the Ship Canal and Thelwall New Road, Lymm Road and Warrington Road. Also includes properties along Ferry Lane

No current or recent warnings.

Mersey Estuary at Westy, Warrington
Areas including Newman High School, Brook Ave, Davenport Ave, Waring Ave, Bryant Ave, Bowman Ave and Mort Ave are at risk of flooding from the Estuary due to high tides

No current or recent warnings.

Mersey Estuary at Kingsway North, Warrington
The Kingsway North area of Warrington is at risk of flooding from the Estuary due to high tides. Areas at risk include; Bennett Ave, Princess Ave, Bibby Ave; Peacock Ave; Kingsway North; the units behind Farrell St; the ambulance station and allotmen

No current or recent warnings.

Mersey Estuary at Victoria Park, Knutsford Road, Warrington
Victoria Park including the car park, bowling greens, running track, allotments, playground, skatepark and sports pitches.

No current or recent warnings.

River Mersey from Runcorn to Woolston
Areas at risk include parts of Manor Park and Sandymoor Runcorn. Also parts of Howley, Wilderspool, Latchford, Westy, Paddington and Woolston.

No current or recent warnings.

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