River Ock from Watchfield to Abingdon, and also the Letcombe Brook at Wantage, Grove and East Hanney

Flood Alert

Property flooding is not currently expected. River levels have risen on the River Ock following recent rainfall. Therefore, flooding of low-lying land, footpaths and roads is possible later this evening 15/12/19 in the Stanford in the Vale and Charney Basset areas. Further rainfall is possible over the next 12 hours. We expect river levels to remain high into tomorrow. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are operating weirs to reduce flood risk and have been in the area clearing weed/trash screens. Please remain safe and aware of your local surroundings and refer to the 'River and Sea Levels in England' webpage for current river levels. This message will be updated tomorrow morning, 16/12/19, or as the situation changes.

This information last updated 4:49pm, Sunday 15th December.

Flood Warning Area Details

River Ock from Watchfield to Abingdon including, Stanford in the Vale, Charney Bassett, Lyford and Garford, and also the Letcombe Brook at Wantage, Grove and East Hanney

Region: South East

Counties covered: Oxfordshire

Watercourses covered: River Ock, Letcombe Brook

Area covered by this alert location

The area bounded in blue on the map shows the area covered by flood alerts and warnings for River Ock from Watchfield to Abingdon, and also the Letcombe Brook at Wantage, Grove and East Hanney.

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 Ock at Abingdon
River Ock at Abingdon, from New Cut Mill down to the confluence with the Thames, including the Ely close, Shepherd Gardens, Medlicott Drive, Tower Close, Ock Street, Francis Little Drive, Hermitage Road, St. Amand Drive areas of Abingdon

No current or recent warnings.

Letcombe Brook at Letcombe Bassett and Letcombe Regis
Letcombe Brook at Letcombe Bassett and Letcombe Regis

No current or recent warnings.

River Ock at Longcot, Stanford in the Vale, Charney Bassett, Lyford and Garford
River Ock from Longcot down to but excluding the A34 near Abingdon, including Stanford in the Vale, Charney Bassett, Lyford and Garford

No current or recent warnings.

Letcombe Brook at Wantage, Grove and East Hanney
Letcombe Brook at Wantage, Grove and East Hanney, up to and including The Venn Mill

No current or recent warnings.

Ginge Brook
Ginge Brook, for the Steventon area down to and including Sutton Courtenay

No current or recent warnings.

Ginge Brook between Steventon and Sutton Courtenay including Milton and Drayton Mill Areas
Ginge Brook between Steventon and Sutton Courtenay including Milton and Drayton Mill Areas

No current or recent warnings.

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