Wyre estuary from Fleetwood and Knott End to Little Eccleston

Flood Alert

Spring tides are expected to affect the foreshore over the next couple of days. This Flood Alert is for the around midday high tide on the 23/01/19. This tide is expected to peak at 5.21mAOD at 12:45 on the 23/01/19. The wind speed will be Force 3 to 4 and from a North Westerly direction. Flooding to roads and farmland is possible at these times, however conditions may apply two to four hours either side of the high tide. Flooding is likely to affect low lying land, roads and coastal paths at Fleetwood Docks and Marina, Fleetwood Marsh Nature Park, Barnaby's Sands, Burn Naze, Sower Carr, Hambleton, Stannah, Trunnah, Thornton, Skippool and Little Eccleston. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads which may be flooded. This message will be updated

This information last updated 2:45pm, Tuesday 22nd January.

Flood Warning Area Details

Tiger's Tail, Wyre Dock, Burrow's Marsh, Burn Naze, Thornton, Trunnah, Stannah, Poulton-le-Fylde, Skippool, Hambleton, Cold Row, Little Singleton, Little Eccleston and Crow Woods

Region: North West

Counties covered: Lancashire

Watercourses covered: Wyre Estuary

Area covered by this alert location

The area bounded in blue on the map shows the area covered by flood alerts and warnings for Wyre estuary from Fleetwood and Knott End to Little Eccleston.

Icons on the map show nearby level monitoring stations. They are not necessarily related to this particular flood warning area.

Other Nearby Flood Warning Locations

Wyre Estuary at Hambleton, around Wardleys Pool and Brickhouse Lane
Wardleys Pool, Wardleys Lane, Wyresdale Caravan Park, Riverside Drive, The Conifers, Kiln Lane, Brook Vale and Brickhouse Lane.

No current or recent warnings.

Wyre estuary tidal breach at Hambleton, Area A
Property and land in north Hambleton, Cold Row and Brook Vale.

No current or recent warnings.

Wyre estuary tidal breach at Hambleton, Area B
A large proportion of residential Hambleton and agricultural land and properties to the south and north.

No current or recent warnings.

Wyre estuary tidal breach at Skippool
Property in Skippool and agricultural land along Main Dyke.

No current or recent warnings.

Wyre estuary tidal breach at Thornton, Area A
Industrial works, caravan parks and a large number of properties in Stanah and Thornton as far west as the railway line.

No current or recent warnings.

Wyre estuary tidal breach at Thornton, Area B
Property in Thornton, between the railway line and Amounderness Way, and south of Amounderness Way to north Poulton-Le-Flyde.

No current or recent warnings.

Wyre Estuary at Skippool, area east of Breck Road
Skippool Bridge, Breck Road and Bridge House

No current or recent warnings.

Wyre Estuary at Thornton, affecting Nestleton, Underbank Rd, Aylesbury House and Silcock's Cottages
Nestleton, Underbank Road, Aylesbury House and Silcock's Cottages.

No current or recent warnings.

Wyre estuary tidal breach at Burn Naze, Area A
Industrial works and caravan park on the left bank of the River Wyre, north east of Cleveleys (Burn Naze).

No current or recent warnings.

Wyre estuary tidal breach at Burn Naze, Area B
Residential properties, playing fields, industrial works and caravan park on the left bank of the River Wyre in north east Cleveleys (Burn Naze).

No current or recent warnings.

Low lying land by the Wyre estuary at Hambleton
Wardleys Pool, Wardleys Lane, Wyresdale Caravan Park, Riverside Drive, The Conifers, Kiln Lane, Brook Vale and Brickhouse Lane.

No current or recent warnings.

Wyre Estuary at Hambleton, bordering Brickhouse Lane and A588
Wardleys Pool, Wardleys Lane, Wyresdale Caravan Park, Riverside Drive, The Conifers, Kiln Lane, Brook Vale and Brickhouse Lane.

No current or recent warnings.

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