River Levels
River Levels

The River Colne from Great Yeldham to Colchester

Warning no longer in force

River levels are now steadily falling, but still remain quite high in some locations, particularly around Lexden. The forecast is for no further rainfall for the next couple of days. Continue to take care on waterside roads and footpaths, and don't put yourself in unnecessary danger. We will continue to monitor levels closely.

Information supplied by the Environment Agency

This information last updated 9:04am, Friday 24th May.

Flood Warning Area Details

The River Colne from Great Yeldham to Colchester, including Castle Hedingham, Sible Hedingham, Halstead, Earls Colne, Wakes Colne, Chappel and Fordstreet

Region: East Anglia

Country: England

Counties covered: Essex

Watercourses covered: Colne

Area covered by this alert location

The area bounded in blue on the map shows the area covered by flood alerts and warnings for The River Colne from Great Yeldham to Colchester.

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

The River Colne from Castle Hedingham to upstream of Halstead
The River Colne from Castle Hedingham to upstream of Halstead, including Sible Hedingham

No current or recent warnings.

The River Colne from Halstead to Lexden
The River Colne from Halstead to Lexden, including Wakes Colne

No current or recent warnings.

Riverside properties on the River Colne in Colchester
Riverside properties in Colchester, from Westway to East Street, including Lower Castle Park and the cricket ground

No current or recent warnings.

The River Colne, through Colchester
The River Colne through Colchester, from the Avenue of Remembrance to Brook Street

No current or recent warnings.

The Rivers Pant, Blackwater and Brain
The Rivers Pant and Blackwater from, Great Bardfield to Langford including Braintree, and the River Brain from, Black Notley to Witham

No current or recent warnings.

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