Alverthorpe Beck at Wakefield Henry Street Br


Current River Level: 0.04m, falling

Within the usual range for this location

Current level recorded at 7:30pm, Monday 19th February GMT

Change from previous measurement: -0.004m
(recorded at 7:00pm, Monday 19th February GMT)

The normal level of the Alverthorpe Beck at Wakefield Henry Street Br in average weather conditions is between -0.03m and 0.04m. It has been between these levels for at least 151 days in the past year.

The usual range of the Alverthorpe Beck at Wakefield Henry Street Br in more extreme weather conditions is between 0.04m and 0.70m. It has been between these levels for 90% of the time since monitoring began.

The most recent high is 1.55m, reached on Friday 22nd June 2012 at 6:15am.

The highest level ever recorded at the Alverthorpe Beck at Wakefield Henry Street Br is 2.39m, reached on Monday 25th June 2007 at 3:45pm.

  • Monitoring Station: Wakefield Henry Street Br
  • Environment Agency Location ID: L1357
  • Watercourse: Alverthorpe Beck
  • Catchment Area: Aire and Calder
  • UK Hydrometric Area: Ouse (Yorkshire)
  • Environment Agency Region: North East
  • Nearest Town/Village: Hedon Westlands Drain
  • Local Authority: Wakefield
  • Ceremonial County: West Yorkshire

Nearby Monitoring Locations

Nearby Flood Warning Locations

Balne Beck and Alverthorpe Beck at Brooks Bank in the Wakefield Prison area
The Prison area in Wakefield including Moorhouse Avenue and adjoining roads, Alverthorpe Road, Victoria Avenue and Elder Green

No current or recent warnings.

River Calder Lower Catchment
the River Calder from Brighouse to Castleford including Chickenley Beck, Spring Mill Beck and Waindike

No current or recent warnings.

Balne Beck at Peacock including Silcoates Street
Peacock area in Wakefield including Silcoates Street and adjoining roads, Blackthorn Way and Rowan Court

No current or recent warnings.

Alverthorpe Beck at Wakefield Flanshaw
Flanshaw in Wakefield including Wasdale Road, Rydal Drive, Grasmere Road, Flanshaw Lane, Tyrrell Court, streets off Willow Road and Weavers Chase

No current or recent warnings.

Balne Beck, Alverthorpe Beck and Ings Beck at Wakefield Westgate
Wakefield Westgate, Darnley including Rufford Street, Westgate Retail Park and Thornes

No current or recent warnings.

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