Mid Bristol Avon Area

Flood Alert

Further rainfall this evening has resulted in river levels rising. The Semington Brook at Semington and the River Avon at Bradford-on-Avon and Bathford may rise further in response to this rainfall. Flooding of low lying land and roads is possible, including Holt Road at Staverton. No Flood Warnings are currently expected in this area. We are closely monitoring the situation. This message will be updated tomorrow morning 13/12/19 or earlier, if the situation changes.

This information last updated 9:41pm, Thursday 12th December.

Flood Warning Area Details

Mid River Avon and tributaries including Melksham and Bradford on Avon

Region: South West

Counties covered: Bath and North East Somerset, Wiltshire

Watercourses covered: Bristol River Avon

Area covered by this alert location

The area bounded in blue on the map shows the area covered by flood alerts and warnings for Mid Bristol Avon 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

Bristol Avon (middle) from Melksham to Bathford, not including Bradford on Avon
Bristol Avon (middle) from downstream of Melksham to Bathford, not including Bradford on Avon

No current or recent warnings.

Bristol Avon (middle) at Bradford on Avon
Bristol Avon (middle) at Bradford on Avon

No current or recent warnings.

Semington Brook from upper reaches to Semington
Semington Brook from upper reaches to Semington

No current or recent warnings.

Bristol Avon (mid) at Melksham
Bristol Avon (mid) at Melksham

No current or recent warnings.

Paxcroft Brook and Lambrok Stream
Heather Shaw Road and West Ashton Road on the Paxcroft Brook and riverside properties at Southwick, Lambrok Close, Berkeley Road, Acacia Crescent and Albion Drive on the Lambrok Stream

No current or recent warnings.

River Biss at Trowbridge
County Way Road to River Way Road, including the Library, the area around Town Bridge and River Way Road and other riverside roads and properties in Trowbridge

No current or recent warnings.

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