Flood Warning Area Detail
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Riverside footpaths and low-lying land in York and to the south as far as Naburn Lock, including Kings Staith, Queens Staith, and South Esplanade
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This flood alert remains in force due to high river levels responding to recent rain. The current level of the River Ouse at York Viking is 3.1m or 10 feet 2 inches. River levels are receding during Monday evening, however into Tuesday the river level will rise again in response to today’s rainfall. The River Ouse is currently forecast to reach 3.4m or 11 foot 2 inches late Tuesday morning. Levels will continue to remain high. In York the floodgates near Scarborough Bridge have been closed and footpaths on the north bank of the River Ouse will be inaccessible. We will continue to monitor the situation.
20:55 on 30 Nov 2015
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This area is covered by our general early notification of possible flooding, known as Flood Alert. We can also issue more specific Flood Warnings in this area. Follow the link(s) below to check if Flood Warnings are also in force for the following location(s):
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Last updated: 23 June 2015