Flood Warning Area Detail

Local flood information

19:07 on 21 Oct 2014  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  11:51 on 21 Oct 2014

  • 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 high tide levels due to a combination of a tidal surge and high winds. We are expecting to issue this alert again for Wednesday morning's tide. The forecast high water is due at Clacton at 11:45pm on 21st October 2014. The predicted astronomical tide level is 2.17 m AODN. The forecast surge height is 0.95 m. The forecast tide level is 3.12 m AODN. The forecast wind direction is West North West. The forecast wind strength is force 7. mAODN is a standard measure used across the UK for height above average sea level. It is different to Chart Datum. We will continue to monitor levels closely and update this message as necessary.

    11:51 on 21 Oct 2014

  • Previous statuses:

    • No warning 17:22 on 12 Oct 2014
    • Warning no longer in force 16:46 on 11 Oct 2014
    • Flood Alert 08:55 on 11 Oct 2014
    • Warning no longer in force 16:29 on 10 Oct 2014
    • Flood Alert 08:59 on 10 Oct 2014