River Hindburn at Wray


Current River Level: 0.426m, rising

Within the usual range for this location

Current level recorded at 5:30am, Wednesday 17th October BST
(4:30am, Wednesday 17th October GMT)

Change from previous measurement: 0.036m
(recorded at 4:00pm, Tuesday 16th October BST)

The normal level of the River Hindburn at Wray in average weather conditions is between 0.06m and 0.73m. It has been between these levels for at least 151 days in the past year.

The usual range of the River Hindburn at Wray in more extreme weather conditions is between 0.12m and 1.50m. It has been between these levels for 90% of the time since monitoring began.

The highest level ever recorded at the River Hindburn at Wray is 2.96m, reached on Saturday 5th December 2015 at 10:30am.

  • Monitoring Station: Wray
  • Environment Agency Location ID: 724427
  • Watercourse: River Hindburn
  • Operational Area: Wenning
  • Catchment Area: Lune
  • UK Hydrometric Area: Wyre and Lune
  • Environment Agency Region: North West
  • Nearest Town/Village: Wray-with-Botton
  • Local Authority: Lancaster
  • Ceremonial County: Lancashire

Nearby Monitoring Locations

There are no other monitoring stations on the River Hindburn
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Nearby Flood Warning Locations

Lower River Lune and Conder
River Lune, Conder and Keer and other watercourses from Kirkby Lonsdale to Galgate including Gressingham, Carnforth, Hornby, Wray, Bentham and Lancaster

Recent warnings no longer in force.

River Wenning at Hornby, affecting low lying properties on Main Street
Low lying properties on Main Street.

No current or recent warnings.

River Wenning at Hornby, comprising Lancaster Rd, North end of Main Street and St Margaret's school
Properties on Lancaster Rd, Stanley Drive & the North end of Main Street, including St Margaret's C.E. Primary School.

No current or recent warnings.

River Wenning at Hornby, between Priory Lane, Main Street and Lancaster Road
Sewage Wks & Properties on Station Rd, Main Street & Post Horse La.

No current or recent warnings.

River Wenning at Low Bentham, between Main Street, Mill Lane and Collingwood Drive
Properties in Main Street, Mill Lane, and Collingwood Drive at the junction with Main Street.

No current or recent warnings.

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