Flood Warning Area Detail

Local flood information

04:37 on 10 Feb 2016  Pages are updated every 15 minutes

Essex Coast from Clacton to St Peters Flat including the Rivers Colne and Blackwater Estuaries

  • Current status:

    Flood Alert

    Flood Alert

    Flood status last changed at  08:15 on 09 Feb 2016

  • Location:

    Essex Coast from Clacton to St Peters Flat including the Rivers Colne and Blackwater Estuaries

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  • Region:

    Anglian

Latest Information:

  • We are expecting slightly higher tide levels due to the current spring tides. The forecast high water is due at Clacton in the early hours of tomorrow morning, at 12:39am, 10th February. The predicted astronomical tide level is 2.44 m AODN. The forecast surge height is 0.4 m. The forecast tide level is 2.84 m AODN. The forecast wind direction is West South West. The forecast wind strength is Force 7. This warning is in force until 2:39am tomorrow morning, 10th February. We are continuing to monitor the situation. (mAODN is a standard measure used across the UK for height above average sea level. It is different to Chart Datum).

    15:57 on 09 Feb 2016

  • Previous statuses:

    • No warning 09:37 on 14 Jan 2016
    • Warning no longer in force 09:05 on 13 Jan 2016
    • Flood Alert 19:15 on 12 Jan 2016
    • No warning 09:52 on 01 Dec 2015
    • Warning no longer in force 08:40 on 30 Nov 2015