'Flooding is possible - be prepared' say Flood Information Service. River Hamble flood alert has been lifted.
THIS INFORMATION HAS BEEN UPDATED HERE on 29/02/2020.
PLEASE CHECK THIS WEBPAGE FOR THE LATEST ADVICE.
UPDATE: Monday 17 February. Flood Alert no longer in place for River Hamble but still active for Bishopstoke with the River Itchen expected to flood Bishopstoke Road playing fields. For the latest information please see this webpage
The Flood Information Service has published the following advisory notice:
Water levels are currently stable, but today, there will be out of bank flooding affecting Bishopstoke Road Playing Fields and gardens in Bishopstoke. Water may also continue to affect the top of Duttons Lane and Withy Meadows, Eastleigh. Over the next 5 days, small amounts of rain are expected each day. This will keep water levels high. Our operational staff will keep the river free of blockages and manage the sluices at Bishopstoke and Stoke Lock. Please remain prepared for ongoing flood impacts this week
The above information was first published on this webpage and you should bookmark it to check for updates if you are in one of the areas that could be affected.