Flood warning: River Weaver at Shrewbridge Lodge

Flood warning

Areas affected: River Weaver at Shrewbridge Lodge

ACTIVE

Started at: 16:10 BST on Thu 13 June

Flooding is expected – immediate action required

River levels remain high but steady at the Shrewbridge river gauge as a result of persistent heavy rainfall. Levels have started to drop slowly after peaking in the early hours of this morning, but the river may rise again as a result of further rainfall forecast over the next 24hrs. Consequently, flooding of Shrewbridge Lodge remains possible overnight and into tomorrow morning, 14/06/2019.

Our incident response staff are closely monitoring weather forecasts and river levels.
Please be aware of your surroundings and keep up to date with the current situation.

This message will be updated tomorrow morning, 14/6/2019, or as the situation changes.

 

Issued at: 16:10 BST on Thu 13 June

Issued by: The Environment Agency