Cape Street

 

Current River Level: 0.015m, steady

Below normal for this location

Current level recorded at 4:00pm, Tuesday 22nd May BST
(3:00pm, Tuesday 22nd May GMT)

Change from previous measurement: 0.000m
(recorded at 5:30am, Tuesday 22nd May BST)

The normal level of the Cape Street in average weather conditions is between 0.21m and 0.87m. It has been between these levels for at least 150 days in the past year.

The usual range of the Cape Street in more extreme weather conditions is between 0.08m and 0.87m. It has been between these levels for 90% of the time since monitoring began.

  • Monitoring Station: Cape Street
  • Environment Agency Location ID: 690139
  • Watercourse:
  • Operational Area: Croal Irwell
  • Catchment Area: Irwell
  • UK Hydrometric Area: Mersey and Irwell
  • Environment Agency Region: North West
  • Nearest Town/Village:
  • Local Authority: Rossendale
  • Ceremonial County: Lancashire

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There are no other monitored rivers nearby
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Nearby Flood Warning Locations

Upper River Irwell catchment with Oldham, Bolton, Rochdale, Haslingden, Ramsbottom and Rawtenstall.
The Upper Irwell catchment includes the Rivers Beal, Roch and Croal, Limey Water and their tributaries. Other locations which may be affected are around Farnworth, Whitefield, Little Lever, Radcliffe, Bury, Heywood, Whitworth and Bacup

No current or recent warnings.

River Irwell at Rawtenstall
Areas at risk include Properties on and adjacent to Burnley Road; south of Constable Lee Bridge. Bocholt Way and Bacup Road from Bury Road to Lench Road. Properties near Hareholme mill, Victoria Works and Holme Lane including parts of New Hall Hey Ro

No current or recent warnings.

River Irwell at Waterfoot
Areas at risk include properties adjacent to the A681 Bacup Road between Holt Mill Road and Spring Gardens Street. Also at risk, Victoria Parade, and parts of Schofield Street and Holt Mill Works

No current or recent warnings.

Limy Water at Crawshawbooth and Constable Lee
Areas at risk include properties adjacent to Limy Water from Brittania Mill to Mill Road. Including Stoneholme road, Crawshaw Grange and Burnley Road.

No current or recent warnings.

Whitewell Brook at Piercy and Newchurch from Ashworth Road to Wood Lea Road
Properties adjacent to Brook including Globe, Dale, Gaghills, Mill End and Albion Mills. Waterfoot Business Centre. Properties on Burnley Road East, Rose, Booth and Clarke Holme Streets, the Close and Thornfield Avenue including the bakery

No current or recent warnings.

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