Environment Agency update Isle of Wight flood alert

Water splashing against the revetment

The Environment Agency have updated their flood alert for the Isle of Wight coast

Wednesday, 11th March, 2020 4:30pm

By Sally Perry

Localised flooding closes more Isle of Wight roads (update 2)

Flooding on Isle of Wight roads by Jamie Russell of IW Met Service

The emergency closures are due to flooding and the diversions will be signposted locally

Friday, 6th March, 2020 8:27am

By Sally Perry

Flooding closes another Isle of Wight road as rains continue

Flooding on Isle of Wight roads by Jamie Russell of IW Met Service

If you're out on the roads today, allow extra time and take care. There appears to be a lot of surface water from run-offs from fields

Thursday, 5th March, 2020 4:35pm

By Sally Perry with 2 readers' comments

Flood alert issued for parts of the River Medina

map of flood alerts 5 march 2020

The Environment Agency say that out of bank flooding may be affecting land, gardens and roads. Details within

Thursday, 5th March, 2020 4:00pm

By Sally Perry

More roads closed due to high water levels

flood alert sign

The emergency closure is due to high water levels at the ford.

Thursday, 5th March, 2020 3:34pm

By Sally Perry

Road linking Whitwell to Niton closed due to flooding (updated)

flooding on southford lane

The emergency closure is due to flooding. Diversions will signposted locally.

Thursday, 5th March, 2020 3:13pm

By Sally Perry with one comment

Environment Agency issue two flood alerts for the Isle of Wight as water levels rise

flood alert sign

The Environment Agency have warned residents to Be Prepared as water levels continue to rise

Thursday, 5th March, 2020 1:16pm

By Sally Perry with one comment

Flood alert: Immediate action required for residences in Horringford, Langbridge and Alverstone


An update to yesterday's flood alert, with immediate action required for those at Horringford, Langbridge and Alverstone on the Eastern Yar

Monday, 17th February, 2020 11:59am

By Sally Perry

Flood alerts issued for the Isle of Wight as more rain expected

flood alert sign

Flooding is expected to affect land, gardens, cycle tracks and roads including Golf Links Road and Moreton Common Road, Sandown, as well as Gurnard Road Bridge, which will see water flowing deep and fast over the next few hours

Sunday, 16th February, 2020 5:46pm

By Sally Perry

Large turnout for Environment Agency’s flood exhibition

Residents attend the Environment Agency consultation

Cllr Karl Love reports back from the Environment Agency's flood planning consultation and exhibition

Friday, 14th February, 2020 8:03am

By Karl Love

Another flood alert issued for the Isle of Wight coast

Flooding in East Cowes

More flooding advice from the Environment Agency for Isle of Wight residents and businesses, especially in Cowes and East Cowes

Wednesday, 12th February, 2020 2:06pm

By Sally Perry

Another flood alert for the Isle of Wight coast issued

Stormy Seas at Monks Bay by Jamie Russell

This warning comes into effect during the high tide just past midnight and again around midday Tuesday

Monday, 10th February, 2020 4:42pm

By Sally Perry