River Trent at Swarkestone

Flood Warning

River levels have risen at the Shardlow river gauge as a result of persistent heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding of property is imminent. Areas most at risk are Swarkestone, including Swarkestone access frontage, Stanton by Bridge, and Kings Newton. We are aware of intermittent issues with the forecast at higher levels showing online. Please be assured that this does not affect our Flood Warning Service. Further light rainfall is forecast over the next 24 hours. We expect river levels to rise into the morning of 25/02/20, with a forecast peak at Shardlow between 2.8m to 3m. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are patrolling watercourses in the area. Please move possessions and valuables off the ground or to safety and move family, pets and cars to safety. This message will be updated in 8 hours, or as the situation changes.

Information supplied by the Environment Agency

This information last updated 11:25pm, Monday 24th February.

Flood Warning Area Details

River Trent at Swarkestone including Stanton by Bridge and Kings Newton including the Priest House and Swarkestone Bridge

Region: Midlands

Counties covered: Derbyshire, Leicestershire

Watercourses covered: River Trent

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 Trent at Swarkestone.

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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