Upper River Stour

Warning no longer in force

This Flood Alert has been removed. River levels have now fallen below the level expected to cause flooding. There is no longer a threat of flooding, though standing water and debris may still remain. No further significant rainfall is forecast for the next few days from today, 29/11/2022. We continue to monitor the situation. Our incident response staff are out on the ground checking and clearing any blockages and debris from rivers. Please see the GOV.UK website for a 5 day flood forecast and remain aware of your local situation.

Information supplied by the Environment Agency

This information last updated 4:01pm, Tuesday 29th November.

Flood Warning Area Details

Communities on the Great Stour from Charing Heath to the A2070 including Ashford, communities on the East Stour, communities on the Whitewater and Ruckinge Dykes and the Aylesford Stream

Region: South East

Counties covered: Kent

Watercourses covered: Great Stour, East Stour, Aylesford Stream, Ruckinge Dyke, Whitewater Dyke, Stour

Area covered by this alert location

The area bounded in blue on the map shows the area covered by flood alerts and warnings for Upper River Stour.

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

South Ashford on the East Stour River, Aylesford Stream, Whytewater Dyke and Ruckinge Dyke
Properties at risk from the East Stour and Whitewater and Ruckinge Dykes including Park Farm, Kingsnorth, the A2070, Beaver and South Ashford

No current or recent warnings.

Aylesford Stream
Aylesford Stream at Willesborough

No current or recent warnings.

Great Stour from Hothfield to Ashford
Great Stour downstream of Hothfield Flood Storage area to South Ashford including Great Chart

No current or recent warnings.

Great Stour at North Ashford
Great Stour from Ashford to Kennington

No current or recent warnings.

East Stour from Sellinge to South Ashford
East Stour from Sellinge to South Ashford including Barrowhill, Mersham and Sevington

No current or recent warnings.

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