Sankey Brook at Higham Avenue

 

Current River Level: 1.589m, falling

Within the usual range for this location

Current level recorded at 3:00pm, Thursday 14th December GMT

Change from previous measurement: -0.172m
(recorded at 10:00am, Thursday 14th December GMT)

The normal level of the Sankey Brook at Higham Avenue in average weather conditions is between 0.25m and 1.20m. It has been between these levels for at least 150 days in the past year.

The usual range of the Sankey Brook at Higham Avenue in more extreme weather conditions is between 0.24m and 2.80m. It has been between these levels for 90% of the time since monitoring began.

The most recent high is 3.32m, reached on Wednesday 26th September 2012 at 9:45am.

The highest level ever recorded at the Sankey Brook at Higham Avenue is 3.32m, reached on Wednesday 26th September 2012 at 9:45am.

  • Monitoring Station: Higham Avenue
  • Environment Agency Location ID: 694042
  • Watercourse: Sankey Brook
  • Catchment Area: Lower Mersey
  • UK Hydrometric Area: Mersey and Irwell
  • Environment Agency Region: North West
  • Nearest Town/Village: Dallam
  • Local Authority: Warrington
  • Ceremonial County: Cheshire

Nearby Monitoring Locations

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Nearby Flood Warning Locations

Sankey Brook at Dallam (area A)
Areas at risk include Chepstow close, Colwyn close, properties on and around Higham Ave, Tavlin Ave, Hodgkinson ave, Marshall Ave, Hawleys lane and Mullen close.

No current or recent warnings.

Sankey Brook at Dallam, (Area B)
Areas at risk include properties between Callands Rd and Sankey Brook. Other areas at risk include Marshall Avenue, Hawleys Lane, Southworth avenue, Charter avenue and Longshore Street from Hawleys Lane to the allotments.

No current or recent warnings.

Sankey Brook around areas of Gemini, Dallam, Bewsey, Longford, Orford, Great Sankey and Penketh
Areas at risk include properties on Alder and Hall Lane. Also Winwick Quay, Longford, Hawleys Business Park, Orford, Callands, Bewsey. Also parts of Penketh and Sankey Bridges South of the A562 and A57 and Gatewarth Industrial Estate

No current or recent warnings.

Sankey Brook at Gemini
Areas at risk include commercial and retail property off Europa Boulevard at Gemini Industrial Park. Additional properties at risk include parts of Fairbourne close.

No current or recent warnings.

Mersey Estuary at Bank Quay, Warrington
The Bank Quay area of Warrington is at risk of flooding from the Estuary due to high tides. Areas at risk includes industrial units behind the railway embankment at Bank Quay Station next to the Estuary and property around the Atherton Quay area.

No current or recent warnings.

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