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Groundwater flooding in Newmarket

Flood alert

Groundwater levels are remaining low in this area but may be responsive to recent heavy rainfall . This message applies to areas of Newmarket at risk of groundwater flooding, including the High Street, and the A14 eastbound between junction 37 at Newmarket and junction 38 at Red Lodge.

Be ready to take action to protect your property. We are monitoring the situation closely. We will update this message by 11am Wednesday 29th May 2024, or as the situation changes.

Information supplied by the Environment Agency

This information last updated 11:53am, Wednesday 22nd May.

Flood Warning Area Details

Areas of Newmarket at risk of groundwater flooding, including the High Street

Region: East Anglia

Country: England

Counties covered: Cambridgeshire, Suffolk

Watercourses covered: Groundwater

Area covered by this alert location

The area bounded in blue on the map shows the area covered by flood alerts and warnings for Groundwater flooding in Newmarket.

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 risk of flooding in any year is greater than 1% (the "hundred year" flood risk).

Other Nearby Flood Warning Locations

River Kennett in Suffolk and Cambridgeshire
River Kennett from Cowlinge to Freckenham

No current or recent warnings.

River Kennett at Dalham, Moulton and Freckenham
Lidgate Road and The Street in Dalham, St Peters Avenue, Church Road and Brookside in Moulton, Edgeborough Close, Bury Road and Moulton Avenue in Kentford, Badlingham, and The Street in Freckenham

No current or recent warnings.

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