Sandwell LVL Monitoring Station

 

Current River Level: 1.523m, falling

Above normal for this location

Current level recorded at 6:00am, Friday 21st September BST
(5:00am, Friday 21st September GMT)

Change from previous measurement: -0.372m
(recorded at 5:00am, Friday 21st September BST)

The normal level of the Sandwell LVL Monitoring Station in average weather conditions is between 0.45m and 1.22m. It has been between these levels for at least 150 days in the past year.

The usual range of the Sandwell LVL Monitoring Station in more extreme weather conditions is between 0.45m and 1.29m. It has been between these levels for 90% of the time since monitoring began.

  • Monitoring Station: Sandwell LVL
  • Environment Agency Location ID: 4084
  • Watercourse:
  • Operational Area: Tame Lower Rivers and Lakes
  • Catchment Area: Tame Anker and Mease
  • UK Hydrometric Area: Trent
  • Environment Agency Region: Midland
  • Nearest Town/Village:
  • Local Authority: Sandwell
  • Ceremonial County: West Midlands
  • Latitude: 52.531656
  • Longitude: -1.958157
  • OS Grid Reference: SP02939264

Nearby Monitoring Locations

There are no other monitored rivers nearby
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Nearby Flood Warning Locations

Upper Tame
Low-lying land and roads between Horseley Heath and Castle Vale on the River Tame and Bescot on the Ford Brook

No current or recent warnings.

River Tame at Sandwell Valley
River Tame at Sandwell Valley including Forge Mill Farm area

No current or recent warnings.

River Tame at Ray Hall Water Works
River Tame at Ray Hall Water Works including Sandhurst Way, Manorford Avenue, Mayford Drive, Kelverley Grove and Brook Bridge

No current or recent warnings.

River Tame at Hamstead
River Tame at Hamstead including Woodend, Greenway, Woolcott Drive and Hampstead Industrial Estate areas

No current or recent warnings.

River Tame at Bescot
River Tame at Bescot railway station area

No current or recent warnings.

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Past Week

Long Term

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