Great Stour at GroveFerry

 

Latest Tidal Level: 0.843m

Current level recorded at 12:00pm, Thursday 13th December GMT

Change from previous measurement: -0.210m
(recorded at 4:30am, Thursday 13th December GMT)

Levels in tidal waters are measured from mean sea level, not from the river bed. They can, therefore, be negative, and do not give any indication of water depth. Tidal levels are not necessarily updated frequently, and may not reflect tidal movements throughout the day.

The normal level of the Great Stour at GroveFerry in average weather conditions is between 0.44m and 1.75m. It has been between these levels for at least 150 days in the past year.

The usual range of the Great Stour at GroveFerry in more extreme weather conditions is between 0.37m and 1.77m. It has been between these levels for 90% of the time since monitoring began.

The highest level ever recorded at the Great Stour at GroveFerry is 3.24m, reached on Sunday 16th February 2014 at 2:45pm.

  • Monitoring Station: GroveFerry
  • Environment Agency Location ID: E2500
  • Watercourse: Great Stour
  • Operational Area: Stour Marshes
  • Catchment Area: Stour
  • UK Hydrometric Area: Kent Rivers Group
  • Environment Agency Region: Southern
  • Nearest Town/Village: Chislet
  • Local Authority: Canterbury
  • Ceremonial County: Kent

Nearby Monitoring Locations

Nearby Flood Warning Locations

Groundwater flooding in East Kent
Areas at risk from Groundwater flooding including the Petham Bourne, Alkham bourne and Nailbourne including Elham, Barham, Bishopsbourne, Bridge, Patrixbourne and Bekesbourne

No current or recent warnings.

Tidal Stour area from Fordwich to Stonar Cut
Tidal Stour area from Fordwich to Stonar Cut including Stodmarsh, Grove Ferry, Plucks Gutter, Ash Level and Minster Marsh

No current or recent warnings.

River Great Stour between Stodmarsh and Ash Level
Communities in the Stour Marshes including Ash Level, Minster Marsh and Stodmarsh

No current or recent warnings.

Littlebourne, Ickham and Wickhambreaux on the Little Stour River
The Little Stour at Littlebourne, Ickham and Wickhambreaux including Deerson Valley, Newnham Valley and Preston Valley

No current or recent warnings.

Nailbourne and Little Stour Area
Communities on the Nailbourne, Little Stour and River Wingham, including Lyminge, Elham, Barham, Bridge, Bekesbourne, Littlebourne, Ickham, Wickhambreaux and Wingham

No current or recent warnings.

Coast from Whitstable to Margate
Areas at risk of coastal flooding from Whitstable to Margate, including Herne Bay, Reculver, Marshside, Saint Nicholas at Wade, Birchington and Westgate on Sea

Recent warnings no longer in force.

Properties at Chislet and Wade Marsh south of the Railway Line
Areas at risk of coastal flooding at Chislet and Wade Marshes south of the Railway Line, including Marshside and Saint Nicholas at Wade

No current or recent warnings.

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