Rivers Rib and Quin

Warning no longer in force

The risk of flooding has now reduced and river levels are falling. The tree blocking the River Rib at Buntingford, to the rear of Rib Way and adjacent to Millfield First School, has now been removed and the river is clear from blockages. No further flooding to fields and roads is expected today although some standing water will remain.

This information last updated 12:43pm, Monday 17th February.

Flood Warning Area Details

The Rivers Rib and Quin at Chipping, Buntingford, Braughing, Standon, Barwick, Wadesmill and Hertford

Region: South East

Counties covered: Hertfordshire

Watercourses covered: River Rib, River Quin

Area covered by this alert location

The area bounded in blue on the map shows the area covered by flood alerts and warnings for Rivers Rib and Quin.

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

River Quin at Braughing
The River Quin at Braughing

No current or recent warnings.

River Rib at Buntingford to Barwick
The River Rib at Buntingford to Barwick including Standon

No current or recent warnings.

River Rib at Wadesmill to Hertford
The River Rib at Wadesmill to Hertford

No current or recent warnings.

Dane End tributary at Dane End
The Dane End tributary at Dane End including Sacombe

No current or recent warnings.

River Ash at Furneux Pelham
The River Ash at Furneux Pelham including Clapgate

No current or recent warnings.

River Beane catchment
The River Beane catchment including the Stevenage Brook and the Dane End Tributary

No current or recent warnings.

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