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River Wey at Broadwey

Current River Level


At 4:00am, Monday 30th January GMT

Within the usual range for this location

Steady, no change from previous measurement at 4:00pm, Sunday 29th January GMT

Latest Flow

0.97 m3/s

(15 Minute Average)

Recorded at 4:00am, Monday 30th January GMT

Above normal flow volume

Increase, 0.01 from previous recording at 3:45am, Monday 30th January GMT

0.98 m3/s

(Daily Average)

Recorded on Saturday 28th January

Above normal flow volume

Decrease, -0.03 from previous recording on Friday 27th January

Flood Warning Areas Covering Here

River Wey from Upwey to Weymouth

No current or recent warnings.

Weymouth Rivers and Streams

Recent warnings or alerts no longer in force

Other Nearby Flood Warning Areas

Dorset coast at Preston Beach

No current or recent warnings.

Weymouth Harbour at Lakeside Walk, Hope Street and Nothe Parade

No current or recent warnings.

Weymouth Seafront at Chelmsford St, Crescent St, Derby St, and Stanley St in Weymouth

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: Broadwey
  • Watercourse: River Wey
  • Nearest Town/Village: Weymouth
  • Local Authority: Weymouth and Portland
  • Ceremonial County: Dorset
  • Coordinates: 50°39'13"N 2°28'23"W (50.653725,-2.473258)
  • OS Grid: SY666838 (366640,83890)
  • Mapcode (Local): GBR PX.QJ5B
  • Mapcode (Global): FRA 57QB.SBW
  • Open Location Code: 9C2VMG3G+FM
  • Maidenhead Locator System: IO80sp36
  • Environment Agency Location ID: 44109
  • Environment Agency Gauge ID: 44109-level-stage-i-15_min-m
  • Operational Area: West Dorset Rivers
  • Catchment Area: Dorset
  • UK Hydrometric Area: Frome Group
  • Environment Agency Region: South West
  • Datum Type: Above Stage Datum (ASD)
  • Stage Datum: 14.59m 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 River Wey at Broadwey is between 0.13m and 0.35m. It has been between these levels for 90% of the time since monitoring began.

The typical recent level of the River Wey at Broadwey over the past 12 months has been between 0.13m and 0.25m. It has been between these levels for at least 151 days in the past year.

The highest level ever recorded at the River Wey at Broadwey is 0.75m, reached on Thursday 30th December 1993 at 3:15pm.

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.

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