Upper Torridge Area

Warning no longer in force

The risk of flooding from the River Torridge and its tributaries has now reduced, and river levels are falling below levels of concern. Flood Warnings and Alerts may still be in force for surrounding areas. Showers are forecast throughout Sunday and with catchments saturated we will continue to monitor river levels. No further flooding to fields and roads is expected, however there may be standing water seen for several days.

Information supplied by the Environment Agency

This information last updated 6:48pm, Saturday 20th February.

Flood Warning Area Details

The Rivers Torridge, Waldon and Lew, including Black Torrington, Milton Damerel and Hatherleigh areas, and coastal streams in the Hartland and Clovelly areas

Region: South West

Counties covered: Devon

Watercourses covered: River Torridge, River Waldon, River Lew

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 Torridge Area.

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

River Torridge (Upper) from Bradford to Dolton
riverside locations and roads between Bradford and Dolton, including Dippermill, Black Torrington, Sheepwash and the A386 at Hele Bridge near Hatherleigh

No current or recent warnings.

River Lew at Gribbleford Bridge and Hatherleigh
riverside locations and roads between Gribbleford Bridge and Hatherleigh, including Gribbleford Bridge, Passaford and Hatherleigh

No current or recent warnings.

River Waldon from Bradworthy to Bradford
riverside locations and roads between Bradworthy and Bradford, including Sutcombemill, Milton Damerel and the A388 near Milton Damerel

No current or recent warnings.

Lower Torridge Area
Dolton, Great Torrington, Bideford and Westward Ho! areas

Recent warnings no longer in force.

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