Rivers Kent and Bela

Flood Alert

Heavy and persistent rain is expected across parts of northern England on Wednesday before gradually easing during Wednesday night. Many places will see 25 to 50 mm of rain, with around 100 mm possible over higher ground. Heavy rain will gradually clear eastwards during Wednesday night. There remains some uncertainty with regards to the exact location of the heaviest rain. Heavy rain will be accompanied by strong winds across many parts of the County. Rivers in Cumbria are currently very responsive to rainfall and river levels have risen as a result of rainfall last night. Levels have risen slightly through today, but will rise again this evening as further rain falls ahead of the main front tomorrow. River response expected from tomorrow morning with main impacts expected tomorrow afternoon and into the evening.

This information last updated 3:15pm, Tuesday 21st November.

Flood Warning Area Details

Rivers Kent and Bela

Region: North West

Counties covered: Cumbria

Watercourses covered: Rivers Kent and Bela

Area covered by this alert location

The area bounded in blue on the map shows the area covered by flood alerts and warnings for Rivers Kent and Bela.

Icons on the map show nearby level monitoring stations. They are not necessarily related to this particular flood warning area.

Other Nearby Flood Warning Locations

River Kent at Helsington Mills
Agricultural land and isolated properties adjacent to the River Kent at Helsington Mills

No current or recent warnings.

River Kent at Kendal, Dockray Hall Rd, Natland Aikrigg Ave, Ann St, Back Lane, Beezon Trad Est
River Kent at Kendal, Natland Aikrigg Ave, Ann Street, Back Lane, Beezon Trad Est, Bridge Street, Canal Head, Castle Street, Dockray Hall Rd, Mintsfeet Rd South, Milnthorpe Rd and Street, Nether Street, Parkside, Riverdale Court, Romney Road, South R

No current or recent warnings.

Stock Beck at Sandylands, Lowther Parks Estate South of Castle Green Road
Rusland Road, Silverdale Drive, Beech Close, Lowther Park and Castle Green Road.

No current or recent warnings.

River Kent at Kendal, Castle Cres , Aynam Rd, Lound Rd, Mintsfeet
Commercial and residential properties adjacent to the River Kent at Kendal, Castle Crescent, Aynam Rd, Lound Rd, Mintsfeet, Queen Katherine Street, Stramongate, Waterside and Wildman Street

No current or recent warnings.

Stock Beck at Sandylands, Sandylands Road, Calder Drive and Anne St areas
Sandylands Road, Calder Drive, Broad Ing, Crag View, Sandgate, Westgate, Wildman St, Gandy St, Ann St and Castle St.

No current or recent warnings.

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