River Severn level at Bridgnorth

Station summary

State
Normal 0.52m to 3.60m
Height
0.76m at today
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How levels here could affect nearby areas

5.90m
Historical event: Flooding to Kings Loade, Bridgnorth
5.40m
Historical event: Flooding to Wellmeadow commences
5.30m
Historical event: Flooding to Underhill Street commences
5.26m
Water reaches the highest level recorded at this measuring station (recorded on 2 November 2000)
5.10m
Historical event: Flooding on B4555
4.90m
Historical event: Flooding at Hampton Load
4.80m
Historical event: Flooding to properties is possible
4.70m
Historical event: Flooding on A442 upstream of Bridgnorth
4.60m
Historical event: Flooding to further properties on Severn Terrace
4.50m
Historical event: Flooding to properties at Highley
Historical event: Flooding to property at Riverside, Bridgnorth
4.45m
Historical event: Flooding to properteis on Severn Terrace
4.20m
Historical event: Flooding to roads on Severn Terrace
4.10m
Historical event: Flooding to properties at Highley
4.00m
Historical event: Flooding to roads on Severn Terrace
3.70m
Historical event: Flooding on Doctors Lane Road and Severnside South Road at Bridgnorth
3.60m
This is the top of the normal range
3.40m
Historical event: Flooding of footpath by Tackle Shop & Severn Park
Historical event: Flooding of footpath from Bylet to Wellmeadow
0.76m
Latest level

No two flood events are the same. Flooding might not happen again at the same historical levels if, for example, flood defences are now in place.

View technical information for this measuring station
Site datum
27.00m (Above Ordnance Datum)
Station name
Bridgnorth
Normal range
0.52m to 3.60m
Station ID
2069

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