River Blakewater at Harrison Street

 

Current River Level: 0.366m, falling

Within the usual range for this location

Current level recorded at 5:30am, Friday 19th October BST
(4:30am, Friday 19th October GMT)

Change from previous measurement: -0.004m
(recorded at 4:00pm, Thursday 18th October BST)

The normal level of the River Blakewater at Harrison Street in average weather conditions is between 0.35m and 0.45m. It has been between these levels for at least 150 days in the past year.

The usual range of the River Blakewater at Harrison Street in more extreme weather conditions is between 0.09m and 2.57m. It has been between these levels for 90% of the time since monitoring began.

The highest level ever recorded at the River Blakewater at Harrison Street is 2.82m, reached on Saturday 26th December 2015 at 11:45am.

  • Monitoring Station: Harrison Street
  • Environment Agency Location ID: 713119
  • Watercourse: River Blakewater
  • Operational Area: Darwen
  • Catchment Area: Ribble
  • UK Hydrometric Area: Ribble
  • Environment Agency Region: North West
  • Nearest Town/Village: Blackburn
  • Local Authority: Blackburn with Darwen
  • Ceremonial County: Lancashire

Nearby Monitoring Locations

There are no other monitoring stations on the River Blakewater
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Nearby Flood Warning Locations

Lower River Ribble and Darwen
River Ribble from Samlesbury and the River Darwen from Darwen including Blackburn, Preston, Walton-Le-Dale, Pleasington and Higher Walton

Recent warnings no longer in force.

River Blakewater at Blackburn Wranglings, between Harrison St, Whalley Banks and Canterbury St
Properties adjacent to the River Blackewater in Blackburn Wrangling including those on Harrison Street, Whalley Banks, Brunswick Street, Thomas Street and Canterbury Street

No current or recent warnings.

River Blakewater at Blackburn Wranglings, at George Street West, Whalley Banks and Stoneyhurst Rd
Properties adjacent to the River Blakewater in Blackburn Wrangling including those on George Street West, Whalley Banks and Stoneyhurst Road

No current or recent warnings.

River Darwen at Waterfall in Blackburn, between Cartmell Rd and Aquaduct Rd
Properties in the vicinty of Aquaduct Rd, Albert St, Holin Bridge St, Stancliffe St, Grange St and Cartmell Rd.

No current or recent warnings.

River Darwen at Waterfall in Blackburn, at Stancliffe St, River Mill and Bower St
Properties adjacent to the River Darwen on Stancliffe Street and also including River Mill and Bower Street.

No current or recent warnings.

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