Freshfield Bridge to Sharpsbridge

Warning no longer in force

River levels are now near normal between Freshfield Bridge and Sharpsbridge. Minor flood impacts may remain in fields, gardens and rural roads, but conditions should continue to improve during Tuesday 18/2/2020. No new property flooding is expected today. Please continue to take care in and around flood affected areas, flood water can contain hidden dangers. A small amount of rain is predicted Tuesday and Wednesday, which shouldn’t affect river levels significantly. But rain on Thursday 20/2/2020, may cause river levels to rise again, and potentially see flood risk return. Please remain prepared for the possibility of flooding to return later in the week.

This information last updated 10:38am, Tuesday 18th February.

Flood Warning Area Details

River Ouse from Freshfield Bridge to Sharpsbridge including Sheffield Park Station and Fletching Mill

Region: South East

Counties covered: East Sussex, West Sussex

Watercourses covered: River Ouse

Area covered by this alert location

The area bounded in blue on the map shows the area covered by flood alerts and warnings for Freshfield Bridge to Sharpsbridge.

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).

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Upper Ouse and tributaries from Slaugham to Barcombe Mills

Recent warnings no longer in force.

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Recent warnings no longer in force.

Scrase Bridge Stream at Lindfield including the West Common Stream

No current or recent warnings.

Scrase Bridge and West Common Streams
Scrase Bridge Stream & West Common Stream at Haywards Heath and Lindfield

Recent warnings no longer in force.

Slaugham to Ardingly
River Ouse and tributaries from Slaugham to Ardingly including the Shell Brook

No current or recent warnings. is an independent website. It is not associated with the Environment Agency or any other supplier of river level information. is a Good Stuff website.