River Parrett at Dunball Tidal

 

Latest Tidal Level: 1.326m

Current level recorded at 9:15am, Saturday 26th May BST
(8:15am, Saturday 26th May GMT)

Change from previous measurement: -1.677m
(recorded at 7:00am, Saturday 26th May BST)

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Levels in tidal waters are measured from mean sea level, not from the river bed. They can, therefore, be negative, and do not give any indication of water depth. Tidal levels are not necessarily updated frequently, and may not reflect tidal movements throughout the day.

The normal level of the River Parrett at Dunball Tidal in average weather conditions is between 1.33m and 7.07m. It has been between these levels for at least 127 days in the past year.

The usual range of the River Parrett at Dunball Tidal in more extreme weather conditions is between 0.80m and 5.17m. It has been between these levels for 90% of the time since monitoring began.

The highest level ever recorded at the River Parrett at Dunball Tidal is 7.13m, reached on Saturday 23rd May 2015 at 12:00am.

  • Monitoring Station: Dunball Tidal
  • Environment Agency Location ID: 52163
  • Watercourse: River Parrett
  • Operational Area: Parrett TraC
  • Catchment Area: South West Transitional & Coastal
  • UK Hydrometric Area: Somerset Rivers Group
  • Environment Agency Region: South West
  • Nearest Town/Village: Puriton
  • Local Authority: Sedgemoor
  • Ceremonial County: Somerset

Nearby Monitoring Locations

Other monitoring locations on the River Parrett
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Nearby Flood Warning Locations

River Yeo and River Parrett, Lower Reaches
the River Yeo from Yeovil to Langport, the River Parrett from Langport to Bridgwater, the Rivers Cary and Sowy, the Kings Sedgemoor Drain and their tributaries

No current or recent warnings.

Somerset coast at Minehead, Bridgwater, Burnham-on-Sea and Uphill to Kingston Seymour
Coastal and tidal areas at Minehead, Combwich, Bridgwater, Burnham-on-Sea, Uphill, Weston-super-Mare, Kewstoke, Sand Bay and Kingston Seymour

No current or recent warnings.

Tidal River Parrett at Chilton Trinity and Combwich, low lying properties
Low lying areas on the tidal River Parrett including Grange Farm, Dairy House Farm and Hallicks Farm

No current or recent warnings.

Tidal River Parrett at Chilton Trinity, Combwich and Dunball
Properties to the east along the A38 at Bristol Road Express Park, Woodlands Business Park, Dunball and Walpole. Properties to the west at Chilton Trinity, Perry Green, Northbrook Road in Cannington, Estuary Park, Brookside Road and Riverside in Comb

No current or recent warnings.

Somerset coast at Burnham-on-Sea, Huntspill, Highbridge and Berrow
West Huntspill, Highbridge, Burnham-on-Sea and Berrow to the west to Mark in the east including East Huntspill, Edithmead, East Brent and Rooksbridge

No current or recent warnings.

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Long Term

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