River Wid at Writtle

 

Current River Level: 0.141m, falling

Within the usual range for this location

Current level recorded at 4:30am, Wednesday 23rd August GMT
(5:30am, Wednesday 23rd August BST)

Change from previous measurement: -0.018m

The normal level of the River Wid at Writtle in average weather conditions is between 0.09m and 0.21m. It has been between these levels for at least 151 days in the past year.

The usual range of the River Wid at Writtle in more extreme weather conditions is between 0.03m and 0.93m. It has been between these levels for 90% of the time since monitoring began.

The most recent high is 1.23m, reached on Tuesday 25th December 2012 at 10:30pm.

The highest level ever recorded at the River Wid at Writtle is 1.30m, reached on Friday 29th January 1988 at 11:30pm.

  • Monitoring Station: Writtle
  • Environment Agency Location ID: E22885
  • Watercourse: River Wid
  • Catchment Area: Essex
  • UK Hydrometric Area: Essex Rivers Group
  • Environment Agency Region: Anglian
  • Nearest Town/Village: Writtle
  • Local Authority: Chelmsford
  • Ceremonial County: Essex

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River Can and Chelmer, through Chelmsford

No current or recent warnings.

River Wid from Ingatestone to, and including Writtle
River Wid from Ingatestone to, and including Writtle

No current or recent warnings.

River Wid and Can
River Wid from Ingatestone to, and including Writtle and the River Can at Chelmsford

No current or recent warnings.

Lower River Chelmer
River Chelmer from the A138 at Chelmsford to Maldon.

No current or recent warnings.

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Past Week

Long Term

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