River Thames level downstream at Shifford Lock

This measuring station takes 2 measurements. You're viewing the downstream level. View the upstream level.

Latest at 2:00am on 27 May

Height
2.31m
Trend
Steady
State
Normal

Normal range 1.74m to 3.53m

Height in metres over the last 5 days

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How levels here could affect nearby areas

4.41m
Water reaches the highest level recorded at this measuring station (recorded on 23 July 2007)
4.05m
Property flooding is possible above this level. One or more flood warnings may be issued
3.53m
Low lying land flooding is possible above this level. One or more flood alerts may be issued
This is the top of the normal range
2.31m
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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