Water levels between Gloucester Lock and Lincomb Lock

Detail

From Date: 13/03/2021 08:45

To Date: 19/03/2021 08:45 inclusive

Type: Advice

Reason: Water resources

Is the towpath closed? No

Location

Closest waterway: River Severn Navigation

Starts at: Lock 2 Gloucester Lock

Ends at: Lock 9 Lincomb Lock

Updates

19/03/2021 08:59

Please be advised that River levels have fallen sufficiently to allow navigation from Gloucester Lock (Lock 2) to Lincomb Lock (Lock 9).

Please take extra care when navigating the river and be aware of the possibility of floating debris.

You are welcome to contact us on enquiries.walessouthwest@canalrivertrust.org.uk or 03030 404040 if you would like to discuss this information with a member of our Customer Service Team. 

 

13/03/2021 11:09

Please be advised that due to a period of persistent rain, this section is currently designated:

Red - Do not proceed.

CAUTION STRONG STREAM

We advise users of all boats not to navigate because the strong flows make it difficult and dangerous (Locks may be closed)

You are welcome to contact us on enquiries.walessouthwest@canalrivertrust.org.uk or 03030 404040 if you would like to discuss this information with a member of our Customer Service Team.

11/03/2021 08:54

Further to the notice below, please be advised that river levels have fallen sufficiently to allow safe navigation from Lock 2 Gloucester Lock to Lock 9 Lincomb Lock.

Due to recent weather conditions and as the river recedes, there could be obstructions in the channel that we are unaware of.

Please be vigilant and report anything of concern to the Trust.

If you require any further information please contact us on enquiries.walessouthwest@canalrivertrust.org.uk  should there be any aspect you would like to discuss.

22/02/2021 08:54

Please be advised that due to high water levels The River Severn navigation is now closed and is currently on a Red warning between Gloucester Lock and Lincomb Lock.

CAUTION STRONG STREAM

Do not proceed (Locks may be closed)

We advise users of all boats not to navigate because the strong flows make it difficult and dangerous (Locks may be closed)

For further information please call our Customer Service Team on 03030404040 or email enquiries.walwssouthwest@canalrivertrust.org.uk.

22/02/2021 08:53

Please be advised that due to high water levels The River Severn navigation is now closed and is currently on a Red warning between Gloucester Lock and Lincomb Lock.

CAUTION STRONG STREAM

Do not proceed (Locks may be closed)

We advise users of all boats not to navigate because the strong flows make it difficult and dangerous (Locks may be closed)

For further information please call our Customer Service Team on 03030404040 or email enquiries.walwssouthwest@canalrivertrust.org.uk.

20/01/2021 14:13

Please be advised that due to high water levels The River Severn navigation is now closed and is currently on a Red warning between Gloucester Lock and Lincomb Lock.

CAUTION STRONG STREAM

Do not proceed (Locks may be closed)

We advise users of all boats not to navigate because the strong flows make it difficult and dangerous (Locks may be closed)

For further information please call our Customer Service Team on 03030404040 or email enquiries.walwssouthwest@canalrivertrust.org.uk.

29/08/2020 08:47

Please be advised that river levels have dropped overnight and the river is now open.

Description

Please be advised that the River Severn is closed from Gloucester Lock to Lincomb Lock due to river levels rapidly rising.

The strong stream warning traffic light system is currently in the red zone: Do Not Navigate.

We will keep you updated as soon as conditions improve.

If you require any further information please contact us on enquiries.walessouthwest@canalrivertrust.org.uk  should there be any aspect you would like to discuss.

In the case of an out of hours emergency please ring - Freephone Canals on 08004799947