Lostock at Littlewood Bridge


Current River Level: 0.764m, rising

Within the usual range for this location

Current level recorded at 4:30am, Monday 19th February GMT

Change from previous measurement: 0.218m
(recorded at 3:00pm, Sunday 18th February GMT)

The normal level of the Lostock at Littlewood Bridge in average weather conditions is between 0.19m and 2.72m. It has been between these levels for at least 150 days in the past year.

The usual range of the Lostock at Littlewood Bridge in more extreme weather conditions is between 0.21m and 2.70m. It has been between these levels for 90% of the time since monitoring began.

The highest level ever recorded at the Lostock at Littlewood Bridge is 3.80m, reached on Saturday 26th December 2015 at 2:30pm.

  • Monitoring Station: Littlewood Bridge
  • Environment Agency Location ID: 700509
  • Watercourse: Lostock
  • Catchment Area: Ribble Douglas and Crossens
  • UK Hydrometric Area: Douglas Group
  • Environment Agency Region: North West
  • Nearest Town/Village: Ulnes Walton
  • Local Authority: Chorley
  • Ceremonial County: Lancashire

Nearby Monitoring Locations

Nearby Flood Warning Locations

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Properties in Croston on Grape Lane, Town Road, and Yarrow Close next to the River Yarrow

No current or recent warnings.

River Yarrow at Croston, Area B
Properties in Croston in Drinkhouse Road, Drinkhouse Lane next to the railway, Westfields, Riverside Crescent, Yarrow Close, Carvers Bridge, Turflands, The Hillocks, and Home Farm Mews.

No current or recent warnings.

River Yarrow at Croston, Area C
Properties in Croston in Back Drinkhouse Lane and Drinkhouse Lane, the junction of Westhead Road and Riverside Crescent, Lonsdale Drive, Langdale Avenue, Coniston Way and Croston sewage works.

No current or recent warnings.

Lostock and Yarrow Catchment
Rivers Yarrow and Lostock and other watercourses from Whittle-Le-Woods and Chorley to Croston including Leyland, Coppull, Eccleston, Lostock Hall and Bamber Bridge

No current or recent warnings.

Leyland Flash Flood Alert Area
River Lostock, Shaw Brook, and Bannister Brook, comprising of properties in the Farrington, Earnshaw Bridge, Lowe House and Wade Hall areas

No current or recent warnings.

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