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 Flood Watch 15th/16th January 2011 
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 Post subject: Flood Watch 15th/16th January 2011
PostPosted: Fri Jan 14, 2011 5:22 pm 
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Looks a spell of wet weather approaching this weekend. 150mm predicted on the highest fells !
Flooding looks likely as we have a wet start already to the year. Plus melting of the remaining snow.

http://www.metoffice.gov.uk/weather/uk/ ... ss&sn=2727

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 Post subject: Re: Flood Watch 15th/16th January 2011
PostPosted: Fri Jan 14, 2011 5:49 pm 
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One to keep a very close eye on, 50mm to 80mm widely.

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 Post subject: Re: Flood Watch 15th/16th January 2011
PostPosted: Sat Jan 15, 2011 8:46 pm 
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Storm total at 21.4mm and rising 12mm since 0900hrs

Flood warning now out for Appleby

http://www.environment-agency.gov.uk/ho ... =Northwest

hope that link works..

12hr rainfall totals as of 1800hrs
Shap (249 m) 73.0
Spadeadam II (286 m) 43.0
Keswick (81 m) 33.0
Eskdalemuir (242 m) 31.0
Warcop Range (227 m) 17.0
Carlisle (27 m) 13.0

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 Post subject: Re: Flood Watch 15th/16th January 2011
PostPosted: Sun Jan 16, 2011 11:37 am 
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River Irthing burst its banks at Irthing Bridge, Brampton last evening - 2 vehicles stranded, River has dropped to bank top this morning.
River Eden at Carlisle - still rising this morning, usual locations flooded, nothing extreme.
River Eden near Wetheral flooding on the road between Warwick Bridge and Wetheral, 2 vehicles has just become stuck

River Eden at Langwathby, flooding into fields (normal) level appears to have fallen judging from debris

Ullswater - starting to flood at Watermillock (1030hrs)

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