River Ribble at Walton-Le-Dale

 

Current River Level: -0.071m, falling

Below normal for this location

Current level recorded at 4:00pm, Sunday 21st October BST
(3:00pm, Sunday 21st October GMT)

Change from previous measurement: -0.016m
(recorded at 5:45am, Sunday 21st October BST)

The normal level of the River Ribble at Walton-Le-Dale in average weather conditions is between -0.25m and 3.38m. It has been between these levels for at least 150 days in the past year.

The usual range of the River Ribble at Walton-Le-Dale in more extreme weather conditions is between 0.15m and 3.50m. It has been between these levels for 90% of the time since monitoring began.

The highest level ever recorded at the River Ribble at Walton-Le-Dale is 5.40m, reached on Saturday 26th December 2015 at 5:30pm.

  • Monitoring Station: Walton-Le-Dale
  • Environment Agency Location ID: 713030
  • Watercourse: River Ribble
  • Operational Area: Savick Brook and Fylde South Drains
  • Catchment Area: Ribble
  • UK Hydrometric Area: Ribble
  • Environment Agency Region: North West
  • Nearest Town/Village: Preston
  • Local Authority: Preston
  • Ceremonial County: Lancashire

Nearby Monitoring Locations

Nearby Flood Warning Locations

Lower River Ribble and Darwen
River Ribble from Samlesbury and the River Darwen from Darwen including Blackburn, Preston, Walton-Le-Dale, Pleasington and Higher Walton

No current or recent warnings.

River Ribble at Walton-le-Dale, comprising areas around Frenchwood and Capitol Centre
Includes Ribble Side Farm, Watery Lane, Factory Lane and Ashworth Grove, Walton Green, Beechwood Avenue, Heaton Close, and Chorley Road and Drakes Hollow

No current or recent warnings.

River Ribble at Walton-le-Dale, area from Fishwick Bottoms to Railway Bridge
Properties on the South bank of the Ribble between the Darwen Confluence and the Railway Bridge and on the North bank upstream of Walton Bridge

No current or recent warnings.

River Ribble at Walton-le-Dale, between Avenham and Miller Park
Area on the North Bank of the River Ribble between the Old Tram Bridge and the Railway Bridge comprising of Avenham Park and Miller Park.

No current or recent warnings.

River Darwen at Higher Walton, around Higher Walton Rd, Darwen St and Higher Walton Mills
Properties on Higher Walton Road backing onto the River Darwen, businesses and properties close to Cann Bridge in Darwen Street, and businesses based in Higher Walton Mills.

No current or recent warnings.

Ribble estuary at Lower Penwortham, between A582 and the railway line
Properties in Lower Penwortham off Leyland Road, Talbot Road, Riverside Road and Stricklands Lane; premises on Leyland Road and Factory Lane Industrial Estates; mobile homes on Penwortham Residential Park; and properties near Oaks Wood in Valley Road

No current or recent warnings.

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