River Ouse at Naburn Lock

Flood warning

The flood warning for the River Ouse at Naburn Lock remains in force. This is due to high river levels following rainfall and snowmelt from the weekend. The level at York Viking recorder is 3.88m and is slowly rising, following recent rainfall. Levels at Naburn will remain high and are expected to peak at 4.4-4.8m on Thursday 21/01/2021. Please be aware that persistent and heavy rain is forecast until Thursday. We expect levels to rise significantly. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses and do not drive through flood water. Please see the GOV.UK website for a 5 day flood forecast. We are closely monitoring the situation and will update this message in 8 hours, or as the situation changes.

Information supplied by the Environment Agency

This information last updated 9:27pm, Wednesday 20th January.

Flood Warning Area Details

Naburn Lock Buildings and Lock Cottages

Counties covered: York

Watercourses covered: River Ouse

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 Ouse at Naburn Lock.

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 risk of flooding in any year is greater than 1% (the "hundred year" flood risk).

Other Nearby Flood Warning Locations

Tidal River Ouse from Naburn Lock to Selby
The tidal foreshore and agricultural land adjacent to the river in the Cawood, Kelfield, Wistow and Selby areas

No current or recent warnings.

River Ouse at Acaster Malbis
Homes and businesses in Acaster Malbis including The Ship Inn, Blacksmiths Cottage, Carcroft, River View, Riverlea and The Old Vicarage

River Ouse at Naburn
Homes and businesses in Naburn along Main Street, Front Street , York Road and some properties on Vicarage Lane

No current or recent warnings.

River Ouse at Bishopthorpe
Homes and businesses in Bishopthorpe including Chantry Lane, Main Street, Appleton Road and Copmanthorpe Lane

River Ouse at Acaster Selby
Properties on Back Lane in Acaster Selby

River Ouse at York - Fulford and Fordlands Road
Riverside properties in Fulford from Blue Bridge Lane to the A64, and properties in the Fordlands Road area that can be cut-off by road flooding

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