Lower River Nidd

Flood Alert

This flood alert remains in force due to high levels at Skip Bridge on the river Nidd. Levels fell overnight on Sunday and are forecast to continue falling through Monday, 16/12/2019. No further significant rainfall is forecast in the next 72 hours. We are closely monitoring the situation and the forecast. Areas most at risk are low lying land and riverside areas. Please plan walking, cycling and driving routes to avoid low lying roads and paths near rivers, which may be flooded. Current river levels and a 5 day forecast are available on the GOV.UK website. This message will be updated before 10pm on Monday, 16/12/2019, or as the situation changes.

This information last updated 10:05am, Monday 16th December.

Flood Warning Area Details

The Lower River Nidd and tributaries from Walshford at the A1 downstream to the confluence with the River Ouse

Region: North East

Counties covered: Leeds, North Yorkshire

Watercourses covered: River Nidd

Area covered by this alert location

The area bounded in blue on the map shows the area covered by flood alerts and warnings for Lower River Nidd.

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 Nidd at Hunsingore and Cattal
Riverside properties at Cattal including Oak Lodge and The Old Cornmill at Hunsingore

No current or recent warnings.

River Ure at Aldwark Bridge to Cuddy Shaw
Properties at Aldwark Bridge and at Thorpe Underwood in the Cuddy Shaw Area. Aldwark Toll Bridge may remain open

No current or recent warnings.

River Ouse at Linton Lock
The caravan park at Lock Bridge and isolated properties at Linton Lock

No current or recent warnings.

River Wharfe at Wetherby
The Old Mill, Carpark, Tennis Club, Ings House, The Boat House, Wetherby Grange and the Flint Mill

No current or recent warnings.

River Wharfe at The Avenue Collingham and Linton Ings
The Avenue, Kingfisher, Osprey and Tern Roads. Properties on and adjacent to Bishopdale Drive, Low Farm and The Stables

No current or recent warnings.

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