River Colne level at Lexden

Latest at 7:15pm on 26 May

Height
0.60m
Trend
Steady
State
Normal

Normal range 0.10m to 1.54m

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

2.38m
Water reaches the highest level recorded at this measuring station (recorded on 22 October 2001)
1.90m
Property flooding is possible above this level. One or more flood warnings may be issued
1.54m
This is the top of the normal range
1.42m
Low lying land flooding is possible above this level. One or more flood alerts may be issued
0.60m
Latest level

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

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