River Medway, River Teise and River Beult at Yalding

Flood Warning

River levels remain very high but are now starting to fall on the River Medway and the River Beult. Flooding of some properties and roads in Yalding is expected to continue into Tuesday morning, 18 February. River levels peaked at 6:30pm in Yalding, at levels slightly lower than we saw on 22 December 2019. Property owners with property flood resilience measures should maintain and check their deployment. We are continuing to monitor the situation. Our incident response staff have been in Yalding and the surrounding area today and we are coordinating our response with local authorities and emergency services. This message will be updated by 9am on Tuesday 18 February.

This information last updated 9:44pm, Monday 17th February.

Flood Warning Area Details

Yalding including Benover and Congelow

Region: South East

Counties covered: Kent

Watercourses covered: River Medway, River Beult, River Teise

Area covered by this alert location

The area bounded in blue on the map shows the area covered by flood alerts and warnings for River Medway, River Teise and River Beult at Yalding.

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

Little Venice Country Park and Marina
Little Venice Country Park and Marina, including low lying properties in Yalding around Yalding Bridge

River Medway, Alder Stream, Coult Stream and River Bourne at East Peckham
River Medway and The Bourne at East Peckham, including Little Mill and Hale Street

Paddock Wood and Laddingford
River Teise and Medway at Paddock Wood and Laddingford

No current or recent warnings.

River Medway between Yalding and Maidstone
River Medway between Yalding and Maidstone, including Wateringbury, West Farleigh, Teston and East Farleigh

River Beult and Lesser Teise at Collier Street
River Beult and Lesser Teise at Collier Street, including Marden, Benover, Chainhurst and Haviker Street

Recent warnings no longer in force.

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