Flood Warning Area Detail

Local flood information

05:52 on 08 Feb 2016  Pages are updated every 15 minutes

East Coast of Dorset

  • Current status:

    Flood Alert

    Flood Alert

    Flood status last changed at  17:47 on 07 Feb 2016

  • Location:

    Castletown, Weymouth, Preston Beach, Swanage Bay, Studland Bay, Sandbanks, Poole Harbour, Bournemouth Beach, Hengistbury Head and Christchurch Harbour

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  • Region:

    Southwest

Latest Information:

  • This Flood Alert effects the whole of the East Coast of Dorset particularly at Preston Beach and Swanage and will remain in force for two hours following the time of high tide. The date of the forecast high water for which this Flood Alert is in force is Monday, 08/02/2016 and the times are 06:30 am (local time) at Preston Beach with the forecast wind direction being West South Westerly and the forecast wind strength is Force 8, and, 08:30 am (local time) at Swanage with the forecast wind direction being West South Westerly and the forecast wind strength is Force 9.

    17:47 on 07 Feb 2016

  • Previous statuses:

    • Warning no longer in force 10:21 on 07 Feb 2016
    • Flood Alert 11:05 on 06 Feb 2016
    • No warning 14:07 on 03 Jan 2016
    • Warning no longer in force 13:28 on 02 Jan 2016
    • Flood Alert 15:30 on 01 Jan 2016