Ivy Street Monitoring Station

 

Current River Level: 0.226m, falling

Within the usual range for this location

Current level recorded at 8:00am, Wednesday 19th September BST
(7:00am, Wednesday 19th September GMT)

Change from previous measurement: -0.002m
(recorded at 5:30am, Wednesday 19th September BST)

The normal level of the Ivy Street Monitoring Station in average weather conditions is between 0.23m and 0.35m. It has been between these levels for at least 150 days in the past year.

The usual range of the Ivy Street Monitoring Station in more extreme weather conditions is between 0.15m and 0.50m. It has been between these levels for 90% of the time since monitoring began.

  • Monitoring Station: Ivy Street
  • Environment Agency Location ID: 694020
  • Watercourse:
  • Operational Area: Sankey
  • Catchment Area: Lower Mersey
  • UK Hydrometric Area: Mersey and Irwell
  • Environment Agency Region: North West
  • Nearest Town/Village:
  • Local Authority: Wigan
  • Ceremonial County: Greater Manchester
  • Latitude: 53.487907
  • Longitude: -2.637167
  • OS Grid Reference: SJ5781999212

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Nearby Flood Warning Locations

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No current or recent warnings.

Millingford Brook at Ashton in Makerfield
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No current or recent warnings.

River Douglas at Wigan, between Scholes and Poolstock
Low lying area adjacent to the River Douglas including properties in Scholes and Poolstock extending to Pottery Road

No current or recent warnings.

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, adjacent to River Douglas from Robin Park to Baker St. Poolstock
Low lying area adjacent to the River Douglas including properties on Eleanor St, the Bus Depot, Baker St, Poolstock and the Robin Park area

No current or recent warnings.

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