River Calder at Oxford Rd

 

Current River Level: 0.323m, falling

Within the usual range for this location

Current level recorded at 5:30am, Tuesday 23rd October BST
(4:30am, Tuesday 23rd October GMT)

Change from previous measurement: -0.003m
(recorded at 4:00pm, Monday 22nd October BST)

The normal level of the River Calder at Oxford Rd in average weather conditions is between 0.28m and 0.44m. It has been between these levels for at least 151 days in the past year.

The usual range of the River Calder at Oxford Rd in more extreme weather conditions is between 0.15m and 1.20m. It has been between these levels for 90% of the time since monitoring began.

The highest level ever recorded at the River Calder at Oxford Rd is 1.87m, reached on Saturday 26th December 2015 at 1:00pm.

  • Monitoring Station: Oxford Rd
  • Environment Agency Location ID: 712052
  • Watercourse: River Calder, Lancashire
  • Operational Area: Calder
  • Catchment Area: Ribble
  • UK Hydrometric Area: Ribble
  • Environment Agency Region: North West
  • Nearest Town/Village: Burnley
  • Local Authority: Burnley
  • Ceremonial County: Lancashire

Nearby Monitoring Locations

Nearby Flood Warning Locations

River Calder
Rivers Calder, Brun, Don and Pendlewater, from Laneshaw Bridge to the river Ribble including Trawden, Burnley, Nelson, Colne, Accrington and Whalley

No current or recent warnings.

River Calder at Fulledge, between playing fields and football ground
Low lying land including the playing fields, Elliot Street, Roads off and including Mitella Street, Lyndhurst Road, and Oxford Road

No current or recent warnings.

River Calder at Burnley Town Centre, between Centenary Way and the M65
Low lying properties by the River Calder including those on Saint James St, Brown St, Hammerton St, Active Way and Calder Vale Rd.

No current or recent warnings.

River Calder at Fulledge, affecting the playing fields, Richard Street and Plumbe Street
Low lying land including the playing fields, Richard Street and Plumbe Street

No current or recent warnings.

River Brun at Burnley, beside Netherwood Rd, Keirby Walk, Hall St and the Mall
Properties on Netherwood Rd, Keirby Walk, Hall St and in the Mall.

No current or recent warnings.

River Calder at Burnley Town Centre, affecting low lying area at St. James Street and Calder Street
Low lying properties by the River Calder including properties on Calder St and James St.

No current or recent warnings.

River Brun at Burnley, at Mohuiddin International College, Church St, Shorey Bank, Netherwood Rd
Mohuiddin International Girls School and low lying properties on Church St, Shorey Bank and Netherwood Rd.

No current or recent warnings.

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