Oxspring Bower Hill


Current River Level: 0.005m, falling

Within the usual range for this location

Current level recorded at 6:15am, Thursday 24th May BST
(5:15am, Thursday 24th May GMT)

Change from previous measurement: -0.006m
(recorded at 7:00pm, Wednesday 23rd May BST)

The normal level of the Oxspring Bower Hill in average weather conditions is between 0.01m and 0.09m. It has been between these levels for at least 150 days in the past year.

The usual range of the Oxspring Bower Hill in more extreme weather conditions is between -0.01m and 0.49m. It has been between these levels for 90% of the time since monitoring began.

  • Monitoring Station: Oxspring Bower Hill
  • Environment Agency Location ID: L0508
  • Watercourse:
  • Operational Area: Upper Don
  • Catchment Area: Don and Rother
  • UK Hydrometric Area: Ouse (Yorkshire)
  • Environment Agency Region: North East
  • Nearest Town/Village: Oxspring
  • Local Authority: Barnsley
  • Ceremonial County: South Yorkshire

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Nearby Flood Warning Locations

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No current or recent warnings.

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Thurgoland including Cheesebottom Farm and Cheesebottom sewage works. Oxspring including Oxspring Wire Mills.

No current or recent warnings.

River Don at Thurgoland
Thurgoland including Old Mill Lane and the Old Wire Mill.

No current or recent warnings.

River Don at Penistone Bridge, Wordsworth Court and Wentworth Meadows, Penistone
Penistone including Water Hall Lane and Wentworth Meadows.

No current or recent warnings.

River Don at Wortley Top Forge, Huthwaite
Wortley Top Forge, Huthwaite including Forge Lane.

No current or recent warnings.

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