River Lune at Caton


Current River Level: 0.661m, falling

Within the usual range for this location

Current level recorded at 4:00am, Friday 19th October BST
(3:00am, Friday 19th October GMT)

Change from previous measurement: -0.036m
(recorded at 4:00pm, Thursday 18th October BST)

The normal level of the River Lune at Caton in average weather conditions is between 0.19m and 2.62m. It has been between these levels for at least 150 days in the past year.

The usual range of the River Lune at Caton in more extreme weather conditions is between 0.28m and 3.60m. It has been between these levels for 90% of the time since monitoring began.

The highest level ever recorded at the River Lune at Caton is 8.17m, reached on Saturday 5th December 2015 at 11:00pm.

  • Monitoring Station: Caton
  • Environment Agency Location ID: 724629
  • Watercourse: River Lune
  • Operational Area: Lune - Rawthey to Greta
  • Catchment Area: Lune
  • UK Hydrometric Area: Wyre and Lune
  • Environment Agency Region: North West
  • Nearest Town/Village: Caton-with-Littledale
  • Local Authority: Lancaster
  • Ceremonial County: Lancashire

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Nearby Flood Warning Locations

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Recent warnings no longer in force.

River Lune at Halton, adjacent to river from Forgebank Walk to M6 bridge
The Boat House, Tithebarn Cottage, Tower House, Church View, Clock House, Forgebank Walk and Mill Lane.

No current or recent warnings.

River Lune at Halton, bordering M6, Church Brow, Mill Lane and Denny Beck Lane
Station Road, Riverside Close, Ivy Cottage, White Lion Hotel, Church Brow, Denny Beck Beck Lane and Farm

No current or recent warnings.

River Lune at Skerton Pool, areas around Riverside Industrial Estate and Halton Training Camp
Low lying land including Lansil Way, Riverside Industrial Estate and Halton Training Camp.

No current or recent warnings.

River Lune at Skerton Pool, bordering Caton Road, Damside Street and North Road
Low lying land including properties off and including Damside Street, North Road, Parliment Street, Kingsway, The Ramparts and Aldren Lane, Lansil Industrial Estate and Riverside Industrial Estate

No current or recent warnings.

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