River Rye catchment

Flood alert

River levels are forecast to rise as a result of heavy rainfall overnight on Monday 18/01/2021. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland is possible today, 19/01/2021. Areas most at risk are low lying land and roads. Please be aware that persistent and heavy rain is forecast from the early hours of today, Tuesday 19/01/2021 and will continue through until early Thursday 21/01/2021. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are closely monitoring the forecast. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses and do not walk or drive through flood water. This message will be updated this evening, 19/01/2021, or as the situation changes.

Information supplied by the Environment Agency

This information last updated 12:11pm, Tuesday 19th January.

Flood Warning Area Details

Land around the River Rye and it's tributaries, including the Hovingham, Helmsley, Kirbymoorside and Pickering areas

Counties covered: North Yorkshire

Watercourses covered: River Rye, River Seven, River Dove, River Riccal, Holbeck, Wath Beck, Costa Beck, Pickering 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 River Rye catchment.

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

Pickering Beck riverside properties at Pickering
Pickering Beck riverside properties at Beck Isle, Hungate and Vivis Lane

No current or recent warnings.

Pickering Beck at Pickering
Properties at Newbridge downstream to Mill Lane in Pickering, including Undercliffe, Park Street, Market Place, Train Lane, Southgate, Recreation Road, Vivis Lane, Millfield Close and Mill Lane

No current or recent warnings.

River Seven at Sinnington
Properties in the village of Sinnington

No current or recent warnings.

Hovingham Beck at Hovingham
Properties around Hall Farm, Brookside and Church Street

No current or recent warnings.

Thornton Beck at Thornton-le-Dale
Beckside properties along Priestman's Lane, Brook Lane, Chestnut Avenue and Maltongate

No current or recent warnings.

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