Folly Gates Monitoring Station (Downstream)

 

Current River Level: 3.474m, steady

Within the usual range for this location

Current level recorded at 10:00am, Thursday 20th September BST
(9:00am, Thursday 20th September GMT)

Change from previous measurement: 0.000m
(recorded at 7:45am, Thursday 20th September BST)

View upstream gauge levels

The normal level of the Folly Gates Monitoring Station (Downstream) in average weather conditions is between 3.45m and 5.61m. It has been between these levels for at least 151 days in the past year.

The usual range of the Folly Gates Monitoring Station (Downstream) in more extreme weather conditions is between 3.41m and 5.41m. It has been between these levels for 90% of the time since monitoring began.

  • Monitoring Station: Folly Gates
  • Environment Agency Location ID: 684029
  • Watercourse:
  • Operational Area: Gowy
  • Catchment Area: Weaver Gowy
  • UK Hydrometric Area: Cheshire Rivers Group
  • Environment Agency Region: North West
  • Nearest Town/Village:
  • Local Authority: Cheshire West and Chester
  • Ceremonial County: Cheshire
  • Latitude: 53.276556
  • Longitude: -2.854006
  • OS Grid Reference: SJ431758

Nearby Monitoring Locations

There are no other monitored rivers nearby
Taming the Flood by Jeremy Purseglove

Nearby Flood Warning Locations

River Gowy catchment including areas around Frodsham
The Gowy catchment includes the River Milton and Hornsmill/Hool, Stanney Mill and Thornton Brooks and their tributaries

No current or recent warnings.

Irish Sea and Mersey Estuary from the Head of the Wirral to Runcorn
Areas at risk include parts of Hoylake, Meols, Moreton and Wallasey. Also parts of Liverpool waterfront from Queens Dock to Armstrong Quay. Additional areas at risk include parts of Monks Ferry, Stanlow and Widnes at Ditton Marsh

No current or recent warnings.

Mersey Estuary from Liverpool and Wirral to Widnes
Areas at risk include Liverpool, New Ferry, Woodside, Ellesmere Port, Runcorn, Widnes and Hale Village

No current or recent warnings.

Wirral catchment with Heswall, Ellesmere Port, Bebington, Hoylake and Wallasey
The Wirral catchment includes the Rivers Fender and Birkett and Rivacre, Dibbinsdale and Arrowe Brooks and their tributaries. Other locations which may be affected are around Birkenhead, Bootle, Litherland and Crosby

No current or recent warnings.

Rivacre Brook at Great Sutton
Areas at risk include some properties on Farmers Heath road, Spinney Drive, Ascot Drive and Chase Way. Some properties on Regal Close and Oliver Lane.

No current or recent warnings.

Long term graphs will work better if you rotate your fondleslab into landscape mode.

Past Week

Long Term

Darker blue shaded areas on long term data indicate maximum and minimum levels for the date (you may need to zoom in closer to see them).

Long term data may have gaps where the API data was not available.

Download long term data as csv

Note: CSV data will include any outlying values that have been ignored by our graphing system as probably erroneous (eg, because they are ridiculously high compared to the values either side of them). It is your responsibility to filter these out if necessary.

Your Comments

Do you have local knowledge of this location? If so, please share it here.

comments powered by Disqus

RiverLevels.uk is an independent website. It is not associated with the Environment Agency or any other supplier of river level information.

RiverLevels.uk is a Good Stuff website.