Severe weather conditions - Flooding

Due to the current severe weather there may be some disruption to travel and schools - visit our severe weather page for the latest information.

Keep up to date with the latest news from Herefordshire council during the severe weather

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LIVE UPDATE 26 October

01.50

Road Closure | A44 Leominster to Monkland (HR6 9DA) closed due to flooding and vehicles stuck in floodwater. Please avoid the area.

21.20

Flood Warning in force |River Arrow at #Eardisland - Flooding is affecting properties and roads in the area -  if affected please move possession and valuables off the ground or to safety - and please read the advice on the flood information website.

Flood Warning in force |River Arrow at #Eardisland - Flooding is affecting properties and roads in the area -  if affected please move possession and valuables off the ground or to safety

 

21.10

Road Closures | A4110 at the Junction with A44in  Monkland and the - 
B4214 in Staplow at the Oak Inn  (HR8 1NP) 

19.30

Road Closure | C1212 Abbeydore to Cockyard closed  due to flooding and  abandoned vehicles

19.00

Flood warnings | There are flood warnings on the River Wye which may affect Greyfriars and Rotherwas - please keep up to date with the latest flood info online
Due to high demand we are having to reserve sandbags for the most vunerable in  the county. Sand bags may be available through your parish council or they are available from builders merchants 

18.20

Road reopened | A466 Hereford to Monmouth Road  has now reopened

18.05

Road closure | A4110 – where it  meets the A4113 at Leintwardine has been closed as people stuck in cars have had to be rescued.
Please do not drive unless necessary and please don't drive into floodwater

15.13

ROAD CLOSURES | The following roads are now closed due to flooding
B4399 Holme Lacy Road at The Wye Inn 
A4110 Canon Pyon 
A438  Letton 
A466 Hereford to Monmoth Road 
Please do not travel unless necessary, Do not drive into flood water 30cm of flowing water is enough to move a car.

13.45

Road Closure | B4399 Rotherwas Access Road has now beed closed due to flooding - please avoid the area and only travel if you really have to 

Road Closure | B4399 – at Dinedor is now closed due to flooding - please avoid the area, if possible only travel if you really have to

13.30

Roads Closed | C1261 Holme Lacy Rd, Hoarwithy Road & Winston Road  are closed due to flooding - please avoid these areas if possible.

13.10

Flooding | B4399 Holme Lacy Road flooded in front of the Wye Inn, the road is passable with extreme care, but please avoid the area if you can

13.00

Rail | There is disruption to some Transport for Wales trains affecting Hereford. Full info on national rail website

12.40

Update from @EnvAgencyMids
Barriers are going up at  #Hereford in the next few hours. Know your flood risk check online

12.15

Flooding | A438 at Letton – water levels are rising quickly and we are expecting it to flood mid afternoon which will mean closing the road– please avoid this area if possible –and please don’t drive into floodwater

10 am

Flooding | Whitestone – flooded road off the A4103 (HR1 3SE) Please avoid the area.

Flooding | Pen-Y-Parc to Upper Wernddu Road (HR2 0ED) – currently flooded. Please avoid the area.

Road Closure | C1195 Stockley Hill will be closing due car stuck in floodwater Please avoid the area.

8.40 am

Flooding | B4347 Ewyas Harold (HR2 0ES) - there is severe flooding on the road please avoid the area 

8.35 am

Flooding | B4361 Willow Croft in Luston (HR6 0EB)There is severe flooding on the road, please avoid the area. driving.

8.30 am

Road Closed | Millbrook way in Orleton is closed due to flooding (SY8 4HW) – Please avoid the area

8.10 am

Road closure | Lower Bullingham Lane near to The Manor House Rest Home closed due to flooding. Please avoid the area.

8.00 am

Flooding | Bromyard B4203 Vehicles currently stuck in floodwater at HR7 4NT, please avoid the area

6.30 am

Road Closure | The B4349 Kingstone to Clehonger is closed due to flooding with a vehicle stuck in the flood, please avoid the area.

 

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Thank you, and stay safe, see advice on driving in severe weather

Published: Saturday, 26th October 2019