Water levels between Fobney Lock (105) and County Lock (106)

Detail

From Date: 08/07/2021 11:00

To Date: On-going

Type: Advice

Reason: Water resources

Is the towpath closed? No

Location

Closest waterway: Kennet & Avon Canal

Starts at: Lock 105, Fobney Lock

Ends at: Lock 106, County Lock

Updates

08/07/2021 11:46

Please be advised that river levels have fallen sufficiently to allow passage from Lock 105, Fobney Lock to Lock 106, County Lock.

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  if you would like to discuss this information with a member of our Customer Service Team. 

07/07/2021 09:07

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

Yellow (rising)

CAUTION STREAM INCREASING

We advise users of all unpowered boats not to navigate and users of powered boats to find a safe mooring. This is because river flows are likely to strengthen soon and without warning (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

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01/07/2021 09:20

Please be advised that the water levels have fallen sufficiently to allow navigation from Lock 105 Fobney Lock - Lock 106 County Lock.

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

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.

28/06/2021 10:29

Please be advised that due to an increase in rainfall, the water levels between Fobney Lock & County Lock have risen significantly.

This area is currently designated:

Yellow (rising)

Proceed with extreme caution (Locks may be closed)

CAUTION STREAM INCREASING

We advise users of all unpowered boats not to navigate and users of powered boats to find a safe mooring.

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

23/06/2021 13:51

Please be advised that the water levels have fallen sufficiently to allow navigation from Lock 105 Fobney Lock - Lock 106 County Lock.

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

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.

21/06/2021 10:06

Please be advised that river levels have fallen sufficiently to allow navigation from Lock 105, Fobney Lock to Lock 106, County Lock.

This area is currently designated:

Yellow (falling)

Proceed with caution

CAUTION STREAM DECREASING

We advise users of all unpowered boats not to navigate and users of powered boats to navigate with caution.

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.

18/06/2021 14:01

Please be advised that due to heavy rainfall, the water levels between Fobney Lock & County Lock have risen significantly.

This area is currently designated:

Condition - 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)

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.

27/05/2021 13:53

Please be advised that river levels have fallen sufficiently to allow passage from Fobney Lock (105) to County Lock (106)

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  if you would like to discuss this information with a member of our Customer Service Team. 

17/05/2021 10:07

Please be advised that due to heavy rainfall, the water levels between Fobney Lock & County Lock have risen significantly.

This area is currently designated:

Condition - 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)

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.

13/04/2021 11:09

Please be advised that the water levels have fallen sufficiently to allow navigation from Lock 105 Fobney Lock - Lock 106 County Lock.

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

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.

17/12/2020 13:42

Please be advised that due to heavy rainfall, the water levels between Fobney Lock & County Lock have risen significantly.

This area is currently designated:

Condition - 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)

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

17/12/2020 10:41

Please be advised that due to an increase in rainfall, the water levels between Fobney Lock & County Lock have risen significantly.

This area is currently designated:

Yellow (rising)

Proceed with extreme caution (Locks may be closed)

CAUTION STREAM INCREASING

We advise users of all unpowered boats not to navigate and users of powered boats to find a safe mooring.

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

15/12/2020 09:28

Please be advised that due to heavy rainfall, the water levels between Fobney Lock & County Lock have risen significantly.

This area is currently designated:

Condition - 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)

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

27/11/2020 15:35

Please be advised that the water levels have fallen sufficiently to allow  navigation from Lock 105 Fobney Lock - Lock 106 County Lock.

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.

15/11/2020 08:32

Please be advised that due to heavy rainfall, the water levels between Fobney Lock & County Lock have risen significantly.

This area is currently designated:

Condition - 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)

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

Description

Please be advised that due to heavy rainfall, the water levels between Fobney Lock & County Lock have risen significantly.

This area is currently designated:

Yellow (rising)

Proceed with extreme caution (Locks may be closed)

CAUTION STREAM INCREASING

We advise users of all unpowered boats not to navigate and users of powered boats to find a safe mooring.

This is because river flows are likely to strengthen and red boards could be displayed very soon and without warning (Locks may be closed)

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