First Avenue

 

Current River Level: 0.131m, falling

Within the usual range for this location

Current level recorded at 4:30am, Monday 24th July GMT
(5:30am, Monday 24th July BST)

Change from previous measurement: -0.011m

The normal level of the First Avenue in average weather conditions is between 0.10m and 0.41m. It has been between these levels for at least 153 days in the past year.

The usual range of the First Avenue in more extreme weather conditions is between 0.10m and 0.54m. It has been between these levels for 90% of the time since monitoring began.

  • Monitoring Station: First Avenue
  • Environment Agency Location ID: 693001
  • Watercourse:
  • UK Hydrometric Area: Mersey and Irwell
  • Environment Agency Region: North West
  • Nearest Town/Village:
  • Local Authority: Wigan
  • Ceremonial County: Greater Manchester

Nearby Monitoring Locations

There are no other monitored rivers nearby

Nearby Flood Warning Locations

Borsdane and Hockery Brook at Hindley
Areas at risk include land adjacent to Borsdane Brook between Rayner Park and Rockingham Drive, Including Platt Lane, Aughton Street, Whitebury Ave and Blackberry Drive. Also at risk, Property next to Hockery Brook Between Wigan Road and Blackberry D

No current or recent warnings.

River Douglas at Wigan, Area B
Low lying area adjacent to the River Douglas including properties in Scholes and Poolstock.

No current or recent warnings.

Westleigh Brook at Pickley Green
Areas at risk include land and property adjacent to the watercourse at Parsonage bridge, and property adjacent to the watercourse near Westleigh Park including some properties on Telford Crescent.

No current or recent warnings.

River Douglas at Wigan, Area A
Low lying area adjacent to the River Douglas including properties on Eleanor St, The Bus Depot, Baker St (Poolstock) and Robin Park.

No current or recent warnings.

Westleigh Brook at Firs lane, Outlying areas.
Areas at risk include land and property at Woodley Grove, some property at Eastwood Grove, Mere Avenue, Mere Street, Cowper Street and Lowood Street. Also at risk, some property on Pilling street, and streets off Twist Lane East of the roundabout.

No current or recent warnings.

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