River Levels
River Levels

Northmoor Main Drain at Northmoor Drain

Current River Level


At 2:45pm, Monday 15th July BST
(1:45pm, Monday 15th July GMT)

Within the usual range for this location

Steady, no change from previous measurement at 2:30pm, Monday 15th July BST

Important! The levels for this location are measured relative to sea level, not relative to the riverbed. The levels shown here do not, therefore, necessarily represent the actual depth of the water.

Flood Warning Areas Covering Here

Tidal River Parrett at Bridgwater, Moorland, Burrowbridge and Stathe

No current or recent warnings.

Salt Moor and North Moor including Moorland

No current or recent warnings.

Lower Tone and Parrett Moors

No current or recent warnings.

Somerset coast at Minehead, Bridgwater, Burnham-on-Sea and Uphill to Kingston Seymour

No current or recent warnings.

Other Nearby Flood Warning Areas

A361 East Lyng to Burrowbridge

No current or recent warnings.

Seven Day Level Chart

Long Term Level Chart

Darker blue shaded areas on long term data indicate maximum and minimum levels for the date (you may need to zoom in closer to see them).

Long term data may have gaps where the API data was not available.

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Location and Technical Data

  • Monitoring Station: Northmoor Drain
  • Watercourse: Northmoor Main Drain
  • Nearest Town/Village: North Petherton
  • Local Authority: Sedgemoor
  • Ceremonial County: Somerset
  • Coordinates: 51°4'27"N 2°57'54"W (51.074334,-2.965046)
  • OS Grid: ST3248631000 (332486,131000)
  • Mapcode (Local): GBR M7.DLMV
  • Mapcode (Global): FRA 46P8.ST2
  • Open Location Code: 9C3V32FM+PX
  • Maidenhead Locator System: IO81mb47
  • Environment Agency Location ID: 52159
  • Environment Agency Gauge ID: 52159-level-stage-i-15_min-mAOD
  • River Levels Online ID: 3415
  • Water Information System ID: 520793_FW
  • Operational Area: Parrett
  • Catchment Area: South and West Somerset
  • UK Hydrometric Area: Somerset Rivers Group
  • Environment Agency Region: South West
  • Level Datum: Above Ordnance Datum (AOD)

Please note: Geographic coordinates may reflect the access point for the gauge, and not the precise location in the watercourse that it is taking readings from.

The usual range of the Northmoor Main Drain at Northmoor Drain is between 2.50m and 3.42m. It has been between these levels for 90% of the time since monitoring began.

The typical recent level of the Northmoor Main Drain at Northmoor Drain over the past 12 months has been between 2.95m and 3.32m. It has been between these levels for at least 150 days in the past year.

The highest level ever recorded at the Northmoor Main Drain at Northmoor Drain is 5.89m, reached on Friday 14th August 2009 at 12:15pm.

Note that this data may not take account of recent measurements, as we wait until a level has been verified by the Environment Agency before adding it to our records.

Nearby Monitoring Locations

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