River Severn in South Worcester

Flood Warning

River levels remain high at the Diglis (Worcester) river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Flooding of property and roads continues. Flooding may be affecting properties at Quay Street, South Quay, Diglis Avenue and Hood Street. Properties may also be affected at Pitchcroft Lane, Waterworks Road, Newport Street, Croft Road and Diglis Dock Road Worcester. Diglis peaked on Monday morning, 17/02/20 but levels remain high. Further rainfall is forecast over the next few days and river levels are expected to remain high. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are checking defences and clearing weed screens. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses and avoid contact with flood water. This message will be updated by 9am on Friday, 21/02/20, or as the situation changes.

This information last updated 11:21pm, Thursday 20th February.

Flood Warning Area Details

River Severn in South Worcester

Region: Midlands

Counties covered: Worcestershire

Watercourses covered: River Severn

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 Severn in South Worcester.

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).

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