Flood Warning & Alert Types


 
ImageLevelNameMeaning
1Severe Flood WarningSevere Flooding, Danger to Life.
2Flood WarningFlooding is Expected, Immediate Action Required.
3Flood AlertFlooding is Possible, Be Prepared.
4Warning no Longer in ForceThe warning is no longer in force

Flood level warnings are categorised in severity by a numbering system as shown in the table above. The highest type of flood alert is 1, whereas the lowest type of flood notice is 4.

Flood Alerts, Warnings & Notices - 27 Nov, 2021



3


East Riding of Yorkshire
North Sea coast at Bridlington

3


North Yorkshire, Redcar and Cleveland
River Esk catchment

3


North Yorkshire
River Seven catchment

2


North Yorkshire
North Sea at Scarborough - Sandside

2


North Yorkshire
North Sea at Scarborough - Foreshore Road

3


East Riding of Yorkshire, North Yorkshire
North Sea coast from Whitby to Filey

3


East Riding of Yorkshire
North Sea coast at Withernsea, Easington and Kilnsea

3


East Riding of Yorkshire
Humber estuary from Spurn Point to Winestead Outfall

3


East Riding of Yorkshire
North Sea coast at Skipsea, Hornsea and Mappleton

3


Northumberland
Northumberland coast

3


North Yorkshire, Redcar and Cleveland
North Sea coast from Staithes to Whitby including tidal River Esk

3


County Durham, Hartlepool, North Tyneside, South Tyneside, Sunderland
Tyne and Wear coast

2


North Yorkshire
North Sea at Staithes

2


North Yorkshire
North Sea at Whitby Harbour

2


East Riding of Yorkshire
North Sea coast at Bridlington - Harbour Road and Floral Pavilion

3


Hartlepool, North Yorkshire, Redcar and Cleveland
Hartlepool to Cowbar

2


North Yorkshire
North Sea at Sandsend

2


North Yorkshire
North Sea at Scarborough - Spa Complex

2


North Yorkshire
North Sea at Scarborough - North Bay

2


Redcar and Cleveland
North Sea at Cowbar