Blakewater at Harrison Street

 

Current River Level: 0.41m, rising

Within the usual range for this location

Current level recorded at 5:30am, Saturday 21st April BST
(4:30am, Saturday 21st April GMT)

Change from previous measurement: 0.001m
(recorded at 4:00pm, Friday 20th April BST)

The normal level of the Blakewater at Harrison Street in average weather conditions is between 0.34m and 0.60m. It has been between these levels for at least 152 days in the past year.

The usual range of the 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 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: 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 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

No current or recent warnings.

River Blakewater at Blackburn Wranglings, Area B
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, Area A
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, Area B
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, Area A
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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