Flood Warning Area Detail

Local flood information

13:37 on 09 Feb 2016  Pages are updated every 15 minutes

Lower River Soar in Leicestershire

  • Current status:

    Flood Alert

    Flood Alert

    Flood status last changed at  16:52 on 06 Feb 2016

  • Location:

    Lower River Soar in Leicestershire including tributaries from Cossington to Redhill at the River Trent

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  • Region:

    Midlands

Latest Information:

  • Flooding of low-lying agricultural land and roads continues. Slash Lane at Sileby and the Mountsorrel to Sileby Road may be affected by flood water. The current flow at the Pillings river gauge is 59 cumecs. River levels are steady, and are expected to remain steady throughout the day. Further rainfall is forecast over the next 12 hours, with even small amounts of rainfall causing the river to react. For up to date information on river levels in your area go to the river and sea levels section on the Environment Agency website.

    09:32 on 09 Feb 2016

  • Previous statuses:

    • No warning 08:22 on 02 Feb 2016
    • Warning no longer in force 08:00 on 01 Feb 2016
    • Flood Alert 08:45 on 30 Jan 2016
    • No warning 19:37 on 13 Jan 2016
    • Warning no longer in force 18:44 on 12 Jan 2016