River Wenning at Bentham Bridge

 

Current River Level: 0.498m, 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: -0.012m
(recorded at 4:00pm, Monday 22nd October BST)

The normal level of the River Wenning at Bentham Bridge in average weather conditions is between 0.28m and 1.07m. It has been between these levels for at least 150 days in the past year.

The usual range of the River Wenning at Bentham Bridge in more extreme weather conditions is between 0.35m and 2.25m. It has been between these levels for 90% of the time since monitoring began.

The highest level ever recorded at the River Wenning at Bentham Bridge is 2.90m, reached on Saturday 5th December 2015 at 7:45pm.

  • Monitoring Station: Bentham Bridge
  • Environment Agency Location ID: 724320
  • Watercourse: River Wenning
  • Operational Area: Wenning
  • Catchment Area: Lune
  • UK Hydrometric Area: Wyre and Lune
  • Environment Agency Region: North West
  • Nearest Town/Village: Bentham
  • Local Authority: Craven
  • Ceremonial County: North Yorkshire

Nearby Monitoring Locations

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Nearby Flood Warning Locations

Lower River Lune and Conder
River Lune, Conder and Keer and other watercourses from Kirkby Lonsdale to Galgate including Gressingham, Carnforth, Hornby, Wray, Bentham and Lancaster

No current or recent warnings.

River Wenning at High Bentham, around Wenning Avenue, Beach Cottage and Riverside Caravan Park
Includes15 Wenning Avenue, Beach Cottage and parts of Riverside Caravan Park

No current or recent warnings.

River Wenning at High Bentham, comprising Lane Foot Cottages to the Sewage Works
Includes Lane Foot Cottages, The Wenning, Hillcroft, Holme Park, Millholme Drive, Mayfield Rd, Riverside Caravan Park and the Sewage Works

No current or recent warnings.

River Wenning at High Bentham, between Todd Hill Farm and the Sewage Works
Includes Todd Hill Farm, 1 Mayfield Rd, 1 to 14 Wenning Avenue, Rose Cottage, Bleach House, parts of Riverside Caravan Park and the Sewage Works.

No current or recent warnings.

River Wenning at Low Bentham, comprising Burton Rd, Collingwood Drive and Main St near Victoria Hall
Oldfield Cottages in Burton Road, Collingwood Drive, and properties in Main Street near Victoria Hall.

No current or recent warnings.

River Wenning at Low Bentham, area including properties near Church Bridge and Punch Bowl Hotel
Areas adjacent to the River Wenning. Includes properties close to Church Bridge and the Punch Bowl Hotel

No current or recent warnings.

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