River Swale level at Richmond Lownthwaite Bridge

Station summary

State
Normal 0.00m to 3.00m level here
Height
0.15m at today
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How levels here could affect nearby areas

4.19m
Water reaches the highest level recorded at this measuring station (recorded on 31 January 1995)
3.87m
Historical event: Flooding to roads in Richmond area
3.66m
Historical event: Flooding to property at Richmond
Historical event: Flooding to property at Swale View, Colburn
3.60m
Historical event: Flooding to property at Richmond
3.50m
Historical event: Flooding to property at Lownethwaite Bridge, Richmond
3.00m
This is the top of the normal range
0.15m
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
107.60m (Above Ordnance Datum)
Station name
Richmond Lownthwaite Bridge
Normal range
0.00m to 3.00m
Station ID
8169

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