Limey Water at Rawtenstall

 

Current River Level: 0.061m, rising

Within the usual range for this location

Current level recorded at 3:00pm, Friday 26th May GMT
(4:00pm, Friday 26th May BST)

Change from previous measurement: 0.005m

The normal level of the Limey Water at Rawtenstall in average weather conditions is between 0.08m and 0.26m. It has been between these levels for at least 154 days in the past year.

The usual range of the Limey Water at Rawtenstall in more extreme weather conditions is between 0.04m and 1.70m. It has been between these levels for 90% of the time since monitoring began.

The most recent high is 1.37m, reached on Friday 22nd June 2012 at 7:30pm.

The highest level ever recorded at the Limey Water at Rawtenstall is 1.55m, reached on Saturday 26th December 2015 at 12:30pm.

  • Monitoring Station: Rawtenstall
  • Watercourse: Limey Water
  • Catchment Area: Northern Manchester
  • UK Hydrometric Area: Mersey and Irwell
  • Environment Agency Region: North West
  • Nearest Town/Village: Rawtenstall
  • Local Authority: Rossendale
  • Ceremonial County: Lancashire

Nearby Monitoring Locations

Nearby Flood Warning Locations

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.

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.

Folly Clough Brook at Crawshawbooth
Areas at risk are properties along Burnley Road between Adelaide Street and Forest Bank Road. This includes Britannia Mill, Quakers Friend Meeting House and Mansion House Buildings, parts of Water Street and the Library on Adelaide Street.

No current or recent warnings.

Whitewell Brook at Whitewell Bottom and Scout
Areas at risk include properties along Burnley road between Riverside Park and Ashworth road. Also at risk are properties on Riverside Mews, Some property on Brock Clough Road and Shaw Clough Street.

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.

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