River Ehen at Bleach Green Weir

 

Current River Level: 0.498m, falling

Within the usual range for this location

Current level recorded at 7:00am, Friday 19th October BST
(6:00am, Friday 19th October GMT)

Change from previous measurement: -0.005m
(recorded at 5:30am, Friday 19th October BST)

The normal level of the River Ehen at Bleach Green Weir in average weather conditions is between 0.25m and 0.60m. It has been between these levels for at least 151 days in the past year.

The usual range of the River Ehen at Bleach Green Weir in more extreme weather conditions is between 0.17m and 1.55m. It has been between these levels for 90% of the time since monitoring began.

The most recent high is 1.67m, reached on Saturday 23rd June 2012 at 4:00am.

The highest level ever recorded at the River Ehen at Bleach Green Weir is 2.46m, reached on Friday 20th November 2009 at 4:00am.

  • Monitoring Station: Bleach Green Weir
  • Environment Agency Location ID: 744111
  • Watercourse: River Ehen
  • Operational Area: Ehen-Calder
  • Catchment Area: South West Lakes
  • UK Hydrometric Area: Esk Group (Cumbria)
  • Environment Agency Region: North West
  • Nearest Town/Village: Ennerdale and Kinniside
  • Local Authority: Copeland
  • Ceremonial County: Cumbria

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