River Aire level at Castleford

Latest at 12:45am on 27 May

Height
1.36m
Trend
Steady
State
Normal

Normal range 1.02m to 2.70m

Height in metres over the last 5 days

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How levels here could affect nearby areas

3.36m
Water reaches the highest level recorded at this measuring station (recorded on 26 June 2007)
3.35m
Property flooding is possible above this level. One or more flood warnings may be issued
3.10m
Historical event: Flooding at Barnsdale Road
Historical event: Flooding to properties on Barnsdale Road, Castleford
2.70m
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
1.36m
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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