River Ribble at Locks Weir


Current River Level: 0.62m, falling

Within the usual range for this location

Current level recorded at 5:30am, Thursday 16th August BST
(4:30am, Thursday 16th August GMT)

Change from previous measurement: -0.055m
(recorded at 4:00am, Thursday 16th August BST)

The normal level of the River Ribble at Locks Weir in average weather conditions is between 0.03m and 0.60m. It has been between these levels for at least 151 days in the past year.

The usual range of the River Ribble at Locks Weir in more extreme weather conditions is between 0.11m and 1.40m. It has been between these levels for 90% of the time since monitoring began.

The most recent high is 1.41m, reached on Friday 22nd June 2012 at 8:45pm.

The highest level ever recorded at the River Ribble at Locks Weir is 1.46m, reached on Monday 6th December 1999 at 3:45pm.

  • Monitoring Station: Locks Weir
  • Environment Agency Location ID: 710151
  • Watercourse: River Ribble
  • Operational Area: Middle Ribble - Settle to Calder
  • Catchment Area: Ribble
  • UK Hydrometric Area: Ribble
  • Environment Agency Region: North West
  • Nearest Town/Village: Langcliffe
  • Local Authority: Craven
  • Ceremonial County: North Yorkshire
  • Latitude: 54.084353
  • Longitude: -2.280457
  • OS Grid Reference: SD817654
  • Level Datum AOD: 156.671m

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Nearby Flood Warning Locations

Upper River Ribble, Hodder
Rivers Ribble, Hodder and other watercourses, from Settle to Samlesbury including Clitheroe, Gisburn, Sawley, Waddington and Ribchester

No current or recent warnings.

River Ribble at Settle, Area C
Includes Settle Middle School, some properties on Sowarth Industrial Estate, Brigholme Farm and Runley Mill

No current or recent warnings.

River Ribble at Settle, Area B
Low lying land along the River Ribble at Settle including properties on Station Road and Sandholme Close and the Watershed Mill Business Centre

No current or recent warnings.

River Ribble at Settle, Area A
Includes 1 to 12 Sandholme Rd, Holme Dene House and Beechfield House

No current or recent warnings.

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