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Walverden Water at Nelson

Warning no longer in force

The Walverden Water are now returning to normal today (23/05/2024) and we do not expect any further flooding to properties.
No further flooding to fields and roads is expected, however there may be standing water seen for several days.
We will continue to monitor levels closely.
We will continue to work with emergency services and local authorities and to keep closely monitoring the situation.
There may still be some areas where flood water is present until it can naturally drain away.

Information supplied by the Environment Agency

This information last updated 8:31am, Thursday 23rd May.

Flood Warning Area Details

Properties in Nelson on and close to Riverside Business Park, Pendle Industrial Estate, Southfield Street, Brook Street, Sagar Street, Holme Street, Leeds Road, Pendle Community Hospital, Riverside Business Centre and Nelson and Colne College

Region: Cumbria and Lancashire

Country: England

Counties covered: Lancashire

Watercourses covered: Walverden Water

Area covered by this alert location

The area bounded in blue on the map shows the area covered by flood alerts and warnings for Walverden Water at Nelson.

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

Pendle Water at Barrowford, around Reedyford Bridge
Low lying homes and businesses in Barrowford including Gisburn Road, Lee Street, Pendle Street, Lower Clough Street, Maud Street, Garnett Street and adjacent roads

No current or recent warnings.

Pendle Water at Barrowford, Colne Road to Carr Road
Gisburn Road and adjacent areas including The Park and Recreation Ground, Harry Street, Broadway Place, Wilton Street, Grove Street, Homefield Gardens, Sandy Lane, Nelson and Colne College and area south of Barrowford Road around North Park Avenue

No current or recent warnings.

Pendle Water at Lomeshaye, Business Village and Industrial Estate
Homes and businesses in Lomeshaye off Lomeshaye Way, Churchill Way and Lindred Road including Sun Street and Kirby Road

No current or recent warnings.

Pendle Water at Lomeshaye, football ground, Kirby Road and Lindred Road
Recreational areas and property in Lomeshaye including the football ground, Kirby Road, Churchill Way, Lindred Road and Lomeshaye Marsh

No current or recent warnings.

Colne Water at Primet Bridge, Bridge Street to M65
Homes and businesses in Primet Bridge including Red Scar Works, Holker Business Centre, Garden Vale Business Centre, Greenfield Road, Phillips Lane and the Sewage Works

No current or recent warnings.

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