River Hyndburn at Milnshaw


Current River Level: 0.229m, steady

Below normal for this location

Current level recorded at 4:00pm, Thursday 19th July BST
(3:00pm, Thursday 19th July GMT)

Change from previous measurement: 0.000m
(recorded at 5:30am, Thursday 19th July BST)

The normal level of the River Hyndburn at Milnshaw in average weather conditions is between 0.21m and 0.25m. It has been between these levels for at least 152 days in the past year.

The usual range of the River Hyndburn at Milnshaw in more extreme weather conditions is between 0.23m and 1.10m. It has been between these levels for 90% of the time since monitoring began.

The highest level ever recorded at the River Hyndburn at Milnshaw is 1.41m, reached on Saturday 26th December 2015 at 11:15am.

  • Monitoring Station: Milnshaw
  • Environment Agency Location ID: 712370
  • Watercourse: River Hyndburn
  • Operational Area: Calder
  • Catchment Area: Ribble
  • UK Hydrometric Area: Ribble
  • Environment Agency Region: North West
  • Nearest Town/Village: Accrington
  • Local Authority: Hyndburn
  • Ceremonial County: Lancashire

Nearby Monitoring Locations

Nearby Flood Warning Locations

Accrington and Oswaldtwistle Flash Flood Alert Area
River Hyndburn, Pleck Brook, Antley Syke, Hyndburn Brook, Broad Oak Water, Woodnook Water, Tinker Brook, Lottice Brook and Whiteash Brook in Accrington and Oswaldwistle. Comprising Dunnyshop, Baxenden, Lower Fold, Peel Bank, Barnfield and Little Moor

No current or recent warnings.

River Calder
Rivers Calder, Brun, Don and Pendlewater, from Laneshaw Bridge to the river Ribble including Trawden, Burnley, Nelson, Colne, Accrington and Whalley

No current or recent warnings.

River Calder at Padiham, Area C
The business park at Mead Way.

No current or recent warnings.

Limy Water at Love Clough
Areas at risk include CPA Social Club and properties on Penny Lodge Lane, Love Clough Fold and Love Clough Park

No current or recent warnings.

Green Brook and Sweet Clough at Padiham, Area A
Properties in the vicinity of Bear Street, Shakespeare Street, Palmerston Street, Thompson Street and Greenbridge Mill.

No current or recent warnings.

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