Current traffic in Wakefield
Caution Flood AlertRiver levels are dropping following the rainfall of Thursday 18th /12/
Flood, 3.96m of Halifax (18.89 miles from Wakefield)
Caution Flood AlertFollowing prolonged rain over the last 24 hours river levels remain high. However these levels are now dropping and we expect river levels to return to normal for this time of year during Friday.
Please be aware of your surroundings and stay safe. This Alert is still triggered from the Walsden gauge
Flood, 3.84m of Halifax (18.7 miles from Wakefield)
Caution Flood AlertPersistent rain on Thursday saw the River Calder and tributaries rise. We are expecting little rain on Friday and so levels will slowly start to fall back to season normal levels and should be below the flood alert level by midday Friday. Please be aware of your surroundings and stay safe. This flood alert remains in force due to the level of Mirfield Ledgard Bridge and Dewsbury gauges
Flood, 2.73m of Dewsbury (2.63 miles from Wakefield)
Caution Flood AlertPersistent rain during the day has meant that the River Aire and its tributaries have begun to rise. Further rain is expected until about midnight tonight. Please be aware of your surroundings and stay safe.
Flood, 0.5m of Leeds (9.57 miles from Wakefield)