Wansbeck at Morpeth


Current River Level: 24.429m, falling

Within the usual range for this location

Current level recorded at 5:45am, Friday 23rd March GMT

Change from previous measurement: -0.004m
(recorded at 6:30pm, Thursday 22nd March GMT)

The normal level of the Wansbeck at Morpeth in average weather conditions is between 24.32m and 24.42m. It has been between these levels for at least 151 days in the past year.

The usual range of the Wansbeck at Morpeth in more extreme weather conditions is between 24.30m and 25.70m. It has been between these levels for 90% of the time since monitoring began.

The most recent high is 27.11m, reached on Tuesday 25th September 2012 at 9:45am.

The highest level ever recorded at the Wansbeck at Morpeth is 28.05m, reached on Saturday 6th September 2008 at 4:15pm.

  • Monitoring Station: Morpeth
  • Environment Agency Location ID: 022017
  • Watercourse: Wansbeck
  • Catchment Area: Northumberland Rivers
  • UK Hydrometric Area: Coquet Group
  • Environment Agency Region: North East
  • Nearest Town/Village: Morpeth
  • Local Authority: Northumberland
  • Ceremonial County: Northumberland

Nearby Monitoring Locations

There are no other monitoring stations on the Wansbeck
Monitoring locations on nearby rivers

Nearby Flood Warning Locations

River Wansbeck
The Rivers Wansbeck, Font, Hart Burn and their tributaries

Recent warnings no longer in force.

River Wansbeck at Morpeth
Properties and low lying areas at Mitford Road, High Stanners, Morpeth Town Centre, Low Stanners and Middle Greens

No current or recent warnings.

River Wansbeck at East Mill and Morpeth Riverside Leisure Centre
Properties and low lying areas at East Mill, Wansbeck Street and the Riverside Leisure Centre at Morpeth

No current or recent warnings.

River Wansbeck at Abbey Mills
Properties and low lying areas at Abbey Mills

No current or recent warnings.

River Wansbeck at Bothal and Sheepwash
Properties at Bothal Village, Sheepwash Bank and Sheepwash Gardens.

No current or recent warnings.

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Long Term

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