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River Witham at Bargate Weir

Current River Level


At 7:30am, Saturday 20th July BST
(6:30am, Saturday 20th July GMT)

Within the usual range for this location

Rising, 0.060 from previous measurement at 7:30am, Friday 19th July BST

Flood Warning Areas Covering Here

Watercourses in the Lincoln area

No current or recent warnings.

Lincoln Watercourses

No current or recent warnings.

Other Nearby Flood Warning Areas

River Witham to the east of Lincoln

No current or recent warnings.

Fossdyke Canal at Burton Waters

No current or recent warnings.

River Witham and South Delph from Lincoln to Washingborough

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: Bargate Weir
  • Watercourse: River Witham
  • Nearest Town/Village: Boultham
  • Local Authority: Lincoln
  • Ceremonial County: Lincolnshire
  • Coordinates: 53°12'49"N 0°33'6"W (53.213742,-0.55188)
  • OS Grid: SK968695 (496800,369500)
  • Mapcode (Local): GBR DLK.K9K
  • Mapcode (Global): WHGJ5.HHF4
  • Open Location Code: 9C5X6C7X+F6
  • Maidenhead Locator System: IO93rf31
  • Environment Agency Location ID: E2900-anglian
  • Environment Agency Gauge ID: E2900-anglian-level-stage-i-15_min-mASD
  • River Levels Online ID: 6056
  • Water Information System ID: L30003
  • Operational Area: Upper Witham
  • Catchment Area: Witham
  • UK Hydrometric Area: Witham and Steeping
  • Environment Agency Region: Anglian
  • Datum Type: Above Stage Datum (ASD)
  • Stage Datum: 4.4m 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 Witham at Bargate Weir is between 0.00m and 0.59m. It has been between these levels for 90% of the time since monitoring began.

The highest level ever recorded at the River Witham at Bargate Weir is 1.29m, reached on Tuesday 26th June 2007 at 9:30am.

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.

Nearby Monitoring Locations

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