Sankey Brook at Liverpool Road

 

Current River Level: 1.374m, rising

Within the usual range for this location

Current level recorded at 5:30am, Sunday 24th June BST
(4:30am, Sunday 24th June GMT)

Change from previous measurement: 0.054m
(recorded at 4:00pm, Saturday 23rd June BST)

The normal level of the Sankey Brook at Liverpool Road in average weather conditions is between 1.31m and 2.63m. It has been between these levels for at least 150 days in the past year.

The usual range of the Sankey Brook at Liverpool Road in more extreme weather conditions is between 1.21m and 3.80m. It has been between these levels for 90% of the time since monitoring began.

The most recent high is 3.98m, reached on Thursday 5th December 2013 at 2:00pm.

The highest level ever recorded at the Sankey Brook at Liverpool Road is 3.98m, reached on Thursday 5th December 2013 at 2:00pm.

  • Monitoring Station: Liverpool Road
  • Environment Agency Location ID: 694041
  • Watercourse: Sankey Brook
  • Operational Area: Mersey Estuary
  • Catchment Area: North West Transitional & Coastal
  • UK Hydrometric Area: Mersey and Irwell
  • Environment Agency Region: North West
  • Nearest Town/Village: Sankey
  • Local Authority: Warrington
  • Ceremonial County: Cheshire

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Nearby Flood Warning Locations

River Sankey catchment with St Helens and Warrington
The Sankey catchment includes Black, Barkers, Windle and Whittle Brooks and their tributaries. Other locations which may be affected are around Rainford, Billinge, Prescot, Newton-le-Willows, Haydock, Ashton-in-Makerfield and Golbourne

No current or recent warnings.

Sankey Brook at Sankey Bridges, (Area A)
Areas at risk include Liverpool Road from Kent Road to Beaufort Street, Rostherne Close, Evelyn Street and Huntley Street.

No current or recent warnings.

Sankey Brook at Sankey Bridges, (Area B)
Areas at risk include the Sankey Recreation ground, Samuel St, Booth St, Dale Close, Bond Close and parts of Hepherd St and Marina Avenue.

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.

Mersey Estuary at Warrington
Areas at risk include Fiddlers Ferry, Eastford Road, Arpley Bridge, Knutsford Road, Howley, Kingsway North and Westy.

No current or recent warnings.

Mersey Estuary at Centre Park, Warrington
The Centre Park area is at risk of flooding from the Estuary due to high tides. Areas at risk include the industrial units between the driving range and Arpley Meadows on Slut chers Lane

No current or recent warnings.

River Ditton catchment including areas around Huyton-with-Roby and Widnes
The Ditton catchment includes, Ditton, Logwood Mill, Fox's Bank, Dog Clog, Stewards, and Netherley Brooks and their tributaries. Also including the areas around Huyton, Widnes and Penketh.

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.

Mersey Estuary at Eastford Road, Warrington
Property is at risk of flooding from the Estuary due to high tides. In particular houses on Eastford Rd backing onto the disused canal, properties on Baronet Rd and Taylor St closest to the junction with Eastford Rd and Morley Common are at risk

No current or recent warnings.

River Mersey from Runcorn to Lymm
Areas at risk include parts of Manor Park and Sandymoor Runcorn. Also parts of Howley, Wilderspool, Latchford, Westy, Paddington, Woolston, Thelwall and Lymm

No current or recent warnings.

Lower River Mersey including Warrington, Runcorn and Lymm areas
The Lower River Mersey catchment includes the Fishington, Bradley, Sow, Keckwick and Lumb Brooks and their tributaries.

No current or recent warnings.

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