The current level at the Newcastle under Lyme river gauge is 1.8 metres. The river level is rising quickly, with flooding expected this morning. Over the past 12 hours there has been 22 millimetres of rain. Further rainfall is forecast over the next 24 hour with totals of around 22 milimetres expected. For up to date information on river levels, go to the Environment and Countryside section of the GOV.UK official website.
Situation last changed 8:42am Friday 14 August 2015