River Etherow at Compstall


Current River Level: 0.11m, steady

Within the usual range for this location

Current level recorded at 4:00pm, Saturday 26th May BST
(3:00pm, Saturday 26th May GMT)

Change from previous measurement: 0.000m
(recorded at 5:30am, Saturday 26th May BST)

The normal level of the River Etherow at Compstall in average weather conditions is between 0.10m and 0.69m. It has been between these levels for at least 150 days in the past year.

The usual range of the River Etherow at Compstall in more extreme weather conditions is between 0.08m and 1.70m. It has been between these levels for 90% of the time since monitoring began.

The most recent high is 1.47m, reached on Sunday 6th February 2011 at 12:30am.

The highest level ever recorded at the River Etherow at Compstall is 1.83m, reached on Friday 22nd February 2002 at 8:30am.

  • Monitoring Station: Compstall
  • Environment Agency Location ID: 692190
  • Watercourse: River Etherow
  • Operational Area: Goyt Etherow Tame
  • Catchment Area: Upper Mersey
  • UK Hydrometric Area: Mersey and Irwell
  • Environment Agency Region: North West
  • Nearest Town/Village: Compstall
  • Local Authority: Stockport
  • Ceremonial County: Greater Manchester

Nearby Monitoring Locations

Nearby Flood Warning Locations

River Etherow at Compstall
Areas at risk include Etherow Country Park, Brabyne Park an low lying land and properties in these areas.

No current or recent warnings.

River Goyt at Marple Bridge
Areas at risk include some properties on the river side of Town Street, properties near the bridge and at Waters Edge.

No current or recent warnings.

River Mersey Uplands catchment including Hyde, Ashton-under-Lyne, Denton, Stalybridge and Glossop
The Mersey Uplands catchment includes Rivers Goyt, Tame, Sett and Etherow and their tributaries. Other locations which may be affected are around Mossley, New Mills, Hazel Grove, Marple, Romiley and Hyde.

No current or recent warnings.

River Goyt from Marple Dale to Offerton
Areas at risk include properties on Dale Road at Marple, Vale Road and Goyt Valley at Romiley and Bongs Road at Offerton.

No current or recent warnings.

River Tame at Hyde, Clarkes Bridge Area
Areas at risk include properties and Caravans in the Layton Avenue and Mill Lane area.

No current or recent warnings.

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