River Ure at Masham

Flood Warning

This flood warning has been issued as river levels are rising in response to recent rainfall associated with Storm Dennis. The current level of the river Ure at Kilgram is 4.5m . The level of the River Ure at Masham is currently 3.1m with levels expected to peak around lunchtime on Sunday 16/02/2020. We are expecting properties to flood. Our incident response staff are closely monitoring the forecast. For up to date river levels, please see the gov.uk website. Please plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers which may be flooded and avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses. This message will be updated in 8 hours, or as the situation changes.

This information last updated 10:49am, Sunday 16th February.

Flood Warning Area Details

The Old Mill and surrounding properties at Masham

Region: North East

Counties covered: North Yorkshire

Watercourses covered: River Ure

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 Ure at Masham.

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

Lower River Ure
Low-lying land including agricultural land and local roads in the areas around Masham, Boroughbridge, Aldborough and Bishop Monkton

Swinney Beck at Masham
Fearby Road, Westholme Road, Leyburn Road, Gun Bank, Quaker Terrace, Silver Street and The Avenue

Lower River Swale
The River Swale and tributaries from Catterick Bridge to the confluence with the River Ure

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