River Kensey level at Launceston

Latest at 6:00am on 5 March

Height
0.45m
Trend
Steady
State
Normal

Normal range 0.12m to 0.96m

Height in metres over the last 5 days

We take measurements more often as the risk of flooding increases.

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How levels here could affect nearby areas

1.90m
Historical event: Flooding to properties in New Mills area
1.88m
Water reaches the highest level recorded at this measuring station (recorded on 17 November 2010)
Historical event: Flooding to properties in Launceston
1.65m
Historical event: Drains surcharged in West Bridge Road, Truscott
1.60m
Property flooding is possible above this level. One or more flood warnings may be issued
1.59m
Historical event: Drains surcharged in West Bridge Road, Truscott
Historical event: Groundwater affects property at Launceston
0.96m
This is the top of the normal range
0.95m
Low lying land flooding is possible above this level. One or more flood alerts may be issued
0.45m
Latest level

Flooding might not happen again at the same historical levels. This may be because flood management schemes are now in place.