Lower River Ure

Flood Alert

This flood alert remains in force due to rising river levels in the River Ure. This is a response to rainfall in the upper catchment on Thursday morning. We expect the river to peak in Boroughbridge in the early hours of tomorrow morning (21/02/20) at a level of up to 13.8 m. There is further rainfall forecast on Friday evening into Saturday. Take care on low lying land and roads near watercourses. Please use the GOV.UK website for current river levels and stay aware of your surroundings. Our Area Incident Room remains open. We will continue to monitor the situation and update this message in 8 hours, or as the situation changes

This information last updated 1:11am, Friday 21st February.

Flood Warning Area Details

Low-lying land including agricultural land and local roads in the areas around Masham, Boroughbridge, Aldborough and Bishop Monkton

Region: North East

Counties covered: North Yorkshire

Watercourses covered: River Ure, Swinney Beck, Bishop Monkton Beck, River Skell, River Laver, River Tutt, Stainley Beck

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 Ure.

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 Ure at Masham
The Old Mill and surrounding properties at Masham

Recent warnings no longer in force.

Swinney Beck at Masham
Fearby Road, Westholme Road, Leyburn Road, Gun Bank, Quaker Terrace, Silver Street and The Avenue

Recent warnings no longer in force.

Bishop Monkton Beck at Bishop Monkton
Beckside properties through Bishop Monkton Village

Recent warnings no longer in force.

River Ure at Roecliffe Caravan Park
Roecliffe Caravan Park

River Ure in Ripon at Ure Bank and the Racecourse
Ure Bank Terrace, River View Road and areas around the racecourse

Recent warnings no longer in force.

River Skell at Ripon
River Skell in Ripon, including the areas of Bondgate, Borrage Green and Low Mill Road

No current or recent warnings.

Rivers Ure and Skell in Ripon around Paddies Park
Rivers Ure and Skell along Magdalen's Road, Stonebridgegate and properties along Hillshaw Parkway and Fisher Green

No current or recent warnings.

River Ure at Bar Lane Roecliffe
Properties and businesses at Bar Lane Roecliffe

No current or recent warnings.

River Ure at Milby Island
Properties on Milby Island

Recent warnings no longer in force.

River Ure at Boroughbridge
Properties south of the river in Boroughbridge including Fishergate, High Street, Back Lane and St Helena, and Tinker Lane in Milby

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

Recent warnings no longer in force.

River Tutt at Boroughbridge
Properties adjacent to the River Tutt in Boroughbridge

No current or recent warnings.

River Ure at Langthorpe
Properties on the north bank of the River Ure in Langthorpe

No current or recent warnings.

River Ure at Lower Dunsforth
Properties and businesses in Lower Dunsforth

No current or recent warnings.

River Skell at Ripon - riverside properties
Riverside properties including Firs Avenue and properties either side of Alma Weir

No current or recent warnings.

River Ure at North Bridge and Rhodes Field Lock
River Ure at Little Studley, North Bridge and Rhodes Field Lock

No current or recent warnings.

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