Road Closures and Flooding

Alert message sent 16/02/2020 14:26:00

Information sent on behalf of Cumbria Neighbourhood Watch

This information has appeared in the Evening News and Star which I believe will be useful to you if you intend travelling by road today and potentially tomorrow as well.

Storm Dennis made itself known in Cumbria last night with a number of roads flooding and even some properties.
Here's a list of roads still affected today:
Roundthorn - A686 passable with care from Beacon Edge (Roundthorn) to Shepherds Inn (Langwathby).
Milnthorpe - A6 passable with care between B5282 Park Road (Milnthorpe traffic lights, Milnthorpe) and A590 (Levens Hall, Levens).
Newlands Pass - Newlands Pass closed due to landslip near Buttermere.
Askham - Askham Bridge both ways closed due to flooding from Askham (Askham) to Lowther (Lowther).
Burneside - The main road closed due to flooding in Burneside.
Durdar - Flooding on Newbiggin Road both ways from Scalegate Road (Durdar Crossroads) to Brisco Crossroads.
A66 - A66 closed to high sided vehicles due to strong winds between A685 (Brough) and A67 (Bowes).
Dubmill Point - Dubmill Point both ways blocked due to flooding from Beckfoot (Mawbray) to The Square (Allonby).
St Johns in the Vale - St Johns in the Vale road both ways closed due to flooding from Sea (Threlkeld) to A591 / B5322 (Thirlmere).
Glencalpe - Glencaple Road both ways closed due to flooding from B724 (Ruthwell) to Kingholm Loaning (Kingholm Quay).
Ambleside - A591 Ambleside Road both ways just passable due to flooding between A5075 Borrans Road (Ambleside) and A592 Rayrigg Road (Cook's House Corner, Windermere). Approach with care.
Under Loughrigg - Minor road between Ambleside and Rydal
Little Strickland Village - road closed
C1041 - Wreay motorway bridge closed
A66 - Long Marton Church to Clickham, closed
C3069 - Kirkby Stephen to Soulby, closed
C3043 - Shap to Bampton, closed
C3047 - Bolton to Cliburn, closed
U3063 - Great Salkeld to Langwathby, closed
C3069 - Great Musgrave to Kirkby Stephen, closed
C1015 - Rickerby Park, Carlisle, closed
U167 - Lady Gilfords Carlisle, closed
C1013 - Newby East to Little Corby, closed
Message sent by
Joseph Murray (NHWN, Administrator, Cumbria)

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