Barnstaple, Braunton, Ilfracombe and Combe Martin Area

Flood Alert

Flooding is possible on Sunday into Monday. Heavy rain has fallen over the last 48 hours and river levels remain high. Specific areas of concern are low lying land and roads close to rivers. Heaviest rain has cleared this area but rain showers are forecast for the next few days. This will cause river levels to remain high into Monday. Take care near the areas of concern and monitor your local weather conditions. We are constantly monitoring river levels and this message will be updated on Monday or if the situation changes.

This information last updated 5:15pm, Sunday 16th February.

Flood Warning Area Details

The Rivers Caen, Bradiford Water and Yeo and coastal streams from Braunton to Combe Martin

Region: South West

Counties covered: Devon

Watercourses covered: River Caen, Bradiford Water, River Yeo

Area covered by this alert location

The area bounded in blue on the map shows the area covered by flood alerts and warnings for Barnstaple, Braunton, Ilfracombe and Combe Martin Area.

Icons on the map show nearby level monitoring stations. They are not necessarily related to this particular flood warning area.

Note: the area shown on the map is the area covered by flood alerts and warnings. It is not a live map of current flooding. The area covered broadly equates to the area where the fisk of flooding in any year is greater than 1% (the "hundred year" flood risk).

Other Nearby Flood Warning Locations

River Caen at Braunton
properties and roads in low lying areas of Braunton, including Deans Bridge, Chaloner's Road, Caen Street, Chapel Street, South Street, Station Road and Velator areas

No current or recent warnings.

River Yeo at Barnstaple
The Raleigh and Pilton areas of Barnstaple, including Raleigh Meadow, Green Meadow Drive and Pilton Park

No current or recent warnings.

River Yeo from Snapper to The Old Water Mill at Barnstaple
Snapper to Barnstaple, including the Fish Farm, Underwood Meadows and The Old Water Mill

No current or recent warnings.

Bradiford Water from Muddiford to Bradiford
riverside locations and roads between Muddiford and Bradiford, including Blakewell and the A361 Braunton Road

No current or recent warnings.

Bradiford Water at Bradiford
properties adjacent to the bridge in Bradiford and on Windsor Road, Meadow Road, Chaddiford Lane and the A361 Braunton Road

No current or recent warnings.

North Devon coast at Barnstaple
Low lying parts of Barnstaple, including Castle Quay, The Strand and Pottington, Pilton and Sticklepath areas

No current or recent warnings.

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