River Lune at Lancaster Quay

 

Current River Level: 4.08m, rising

Within the usual range for this location

Current level recorded at 5:30am, Wednesday 20th June BST
(4:30am, Wednesday 20th June GMT)

Change from previous measurement: 0.584m
(recorded at 4:00pm, Tuesday 19th June BST)

The normal level of the River Lune at Lancaster Quay in average weather conditions is between 1.05m and 8.92m. It has been between these levels for at least 150 days in the past year.

The usual range of the River Lune at Lancaster Quay in more extreme weather conditions is between 1.61m and 6.25m. It has been between these levels for 90% of the time since monitoring began.

The most recent high is 6.74m, reached on Thursday 5th December 2013 at 12:45pm.

The highest level ever recorded at the River Lune at Lancaster Quay is 6.81m, reached on Friday 1st February 2002 at 2:00pm.

  • Monitoring Station: Lancaster Quay
  • Environment Agency Location ID: 724735
  • Watercourse: River Lune
  • Operational Area: Pilling, Ridgy, Cocker and Conder
  • Catchment Area: Lune
  • UK Hydrometric Area: Wyre and Lune
  • Environment Agency Region: North West
  • Nearest Town/Village: Lancaster
  • Local Authority: Lancaster
  • Ceremonial County: Lancashire

Nearby Monitoring Locations

Nearby Flood Warning Locations

Lune Estuary
Aldcliffe Marsh, Heaton Marsh, Marsh, Greyhound Bridge, Skerton Bridge, Newton, Overton, Middleton, Glasson and Thurnham Moss

No current or recent warnings.

River Lune at Lancaster Quay, Area C
Low lying land including Lune Industrial Estate, Properties off and Including Lune Street and Lancaster Cricket Club.

No current or recent warnings.

River Lune at Lancaster Quay, Area B
Low lying land including properties on St Georges Quay, River Street and Damside Street

No current or recent warnings.

Low lying coastline at Sunderland
Heaton, Fiskes Point, Sunderland Point, Sunderland Brows Farm and Hawthorne House Farm

No current or recent warnings.

Lancashire coastline at Sunderland, Area A
Oxcliffe Hill Farm, Heaton, Bazil Point, Sunderland Point, Sunderland Brows Farm and Alderley Bank

No current or recent warnings.

River Lune at Lancaster Quay, Area A
Low lying land including Our Lady's Catholic College, and Properties off and including Lune Street, Earl Street, Greyhound Bridge Road, Morecambe Road and Owen Road

No current or recent warnings.

Coast from Heysham to Cockerham
Sandylands, Middleton, Sunderland, Bank Houses, Hillam, Sand Side and Cockerham Moss

No current or recent warnings.

Lancashire coastline at Sunderland, Area B
Riverside Farm, Sunderland Brows Farm and Hawthorne Caravan Park

No current or recent warnings.

River Lune at Skerton Pool, Area B
Low lying land including properties off and including Damside Street, North Road, Parliment Street, Kingsway, The Ramparts and Aldren Lane, Lansil Industrial Estate and Riverside Industrial Estate

No current or recent warnings.

South Morecambe Bay area
Warton, Carnforth, Crag Bank, Bolton-le-Sands, Hest Bank, Bare, Torrisholme, Great Hestham and Heysham Harbour

No current or recent warnings.

Low lying coastline at North Morecambe Town
Marine Road East, Bare, Great Hestham and Torrisholme

No current or recent warnings.

Lancashire coastline at North Morecambe Town, Area B
Great Hestham, Torrisholme and Bare

No current or recent warnings.

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Past Week

Long Term

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