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Welcome to Eye on Calderdale

What's on the Map?

  • Flooding Possible

    River levels that are higher than normal. This does not replace the Environment Agency flood warning service or mean that flood warnings will be issued

  • Within Typical Range

    Water levels are currently within the usual range of recorded levels throughout the year

  • Below Typical Range

    Water levels are below the usual range of recorded levels throughout the year

  • Limited Data

    Data has not been provided (e.g. the data feed is broken) or when the data is outside of range that can be displayed on the graph

Learn more about Environment Agency River Levels at http://apps.environment-agency.gov.uk/river-and-sea-levels/

  • Severe Flood Warning

    Severe flooding, danger to life

  • Flood Warning

    Flooding is expected, immediate action required

  • Flood Alert

    Flooding is possible, be prepared

  • No Longer in Effect

    Flood warnings and flood alerts that have been removed in the last 24 hours

Learn more about Environment Agency Flood Warnings at http://apps.environment-agency.gov.uk/flood/

Flood Risks

  • High Risk Area

    The chance of flooding from rivers or the sea in this area is greater than once every 30 years ( >3.3% )

  • Medium Risk Area

    The chance of flooding from rivers or the sea in this area is between once every 100 and 30 years ( 1 - 3.3% )

  • Low Risk Area

    The chance of flooding from rivers or the sea in this area is between once every 1000 and 100 years ( 0.1 - 1% )

Roadworks

  • Delays likely

  • Delays possible

  • Delays unlikey

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Alternative Routes

NOTE: These routes are recommended for local access only with limited through route. NOT for vehicles exceeding 3.5 tonnes. These suggested routes DO NOT neccessarily bypass other potentially flooded locations in the area.

  • The colors indicate the speed of traffic on the road.

    • Green means there are no traffic delays
    • Orange means there's a medium amount of traffic
    • Red means there are traffic delays. The more red, the slower the speed of traffic on the road

    Click here to learn more about Google Maps traffic layer.

Current flood warnings

Severe FloodWarnings

FloodWarnings

FloodAlerts

No AlertsCurrently Active

Traffic & rail warnings

Road AlertWarnings

Rail AlertWarnings

Bus AlertWarnings

Latest news

Listen to Q&A on the Mytholmroyd Flood Alleviation Scheme

If you missed it live on Hebden Radio, tune in again to listen to Mark Tupman from the Environment Agency and Steven Lee from Calderdale Council answering questions from listeners about the Mytholmroyd FAS.

Are you ready for flooding?

Flooding can happen at any time and often with little or no warning.

Preparation is key to making sure you, your family and your friends are safe, as well as reducing the damage to your home and your belongings.

Report a hazard

If you spot a potential hazard, you can report it to the appropriate authority using the links on this page.

If you believe there is real and imminent risk to your life ring 999 immediately.