River Tove at Cappenham


Current River Level: 0.169m, falling

Within the usual range for this location

Current level recorded at 7:00am, Thursday 28th October BST
(6:00am, Thursday 28th October GMT)

Change from previous measurement: -0.003m
(recorded at 9:45am, Wednesday 27th October BST)

The usual range of the River Tove at Cappenham is between 0.11m and 0.58m. It has been between these levels for 90% of the time since monitoring began.

The typical recent level of the River Tove at Cappenham over the past 12 months has been between 0.13m and 0.65m. It has been between these levels for at least 151 days in the past year.

The highest level ever recorded at the River Tove at Cappenham is 2.06m, reached on Thursday 9th April 1998 at 9:15pm.

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.

  • Monitoring Station: Cappenham
  • Watercourse: River Tove
  • Nearest Town/Village: Paulerspury
  • Local Authority: South Northamptonshire
  • Ceremonial County: Northamptonshire
  • Coordinates: 52°7'54"N 0°57'43"W (52.131783,-0.962049)
  • OS Grid: SP 71144 48673 (471144,248673)
  • Mapcode (Local): GBR BXJ.9L7
  • Mapcode (Global): VHDSJ.8PR4
  • Open Location Code: 9C4X42JQ+P5
  • Maidenhead Locator System: IO92md41
  • Environment Agency Location ID: E21042
  • Environment Agency Gauge ID: E21042-level-stage-i-15_min-m
  • Operational Area: Upper Great Ouse
  • Catchment Area: Upper and Bedford Ouse
  • UK Hydrometric Area: Great Ouse
  • Environment Agency Region: Anglian
  • Datum Type: Above Stage Datum (ASD)
  • Stage Datum: 80.79m AOD

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Nearby Flood Warning Locations

River Tove in Northamptonshire
River Tove from Towcester to Cosgrove, including Silverstone Brook

No current or recent warnings.

River Tove and Silverstone Brook at Towcester
Old Greens Norton Road, Watling Street, Northgate, Tyrrell Way, Surtees Way, Richmond Court, The Lindens, and Sun Yard in Towcester

No current or recent warnings.

River Tove at Towcester and Cosgrove
Towcester Mill, Northampton Road between Stoke Bruerne and Grafton Regis, Bozenham Mill Lane, Castlethorpe Mill, and The Priory and Leisure Park at Cosgrove

No current or recent warnings.

Towcester including the A5 Watling Street, Waterlane, Islington Road, Vernon Road, and Shutlanger Road

No current or recent warnings.

River Tove from Towcester Mill to Cosgrove
Properties and low lying roads close to the River Tove including Towcester Mill, the A508, the lock at Stoke Bruerne, Bozenham Mill Lane, Castlethorpe including Station Road, and Cosgrove

No current or recent warnings.

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Past Week

Long Term

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