Current emergency road and bridge closures

In the event of an emergency such as severe weather, we provide a list of road and bridge closures.

Please note - this page does not cover closures due to road traffic accidents

Where to find updates about flooding

Travel information

For the latest traffic news relating to motorways and trunk roads e.g. A19, A66, A64 please visit the Highways agency website.

You can access gritting information and live weather cameras from around North Yorkshire on our gritting page.

Current emergency road and bridge closures - 23 August 2017

There is currently severe localised flooding in Scarborough following storms at midday.

Last updated 8.45pm on 23 August.

Road Status Details
Dunslow Road Open Localised flooding near the traffic lights next to the Skoda garage
Valley Road between Westbourne Grove and Vernon Road Closed Localised flooding and damage to the road surface
Westbourne Grove and Vernon Road Passable with care  
Peasholm Gap Closed Localised flooding near the roundabout
Church Hill, Scalby Closed Localised flooding and damage to the road surface
Hackness Road from Hay Brow towards the village Open Localised flooding
A171 - northbound carriageway at the junction of Scalby Road and Station Road Passable with care Localised flooding and damage to the road surface
Trafalgar Road Closed Localised flooding and damage to the road surface
Eastborough Passable with care Localised flooding and water flowing downhill
Barrowcliff Road Passable with care Localised flooding
North Leas Avenue Closed Localised flooding
Prospect Mount Road Passable with care Localised flooding
Weydale Avenue Passable with care Localised flooding
Scalby Mill Road - going down towards the Sealife Centre Passable with care Localised flooding
Seamer Road Passable with care Localised flooding

Please take care when driving along roads marked 'Passable with care' as it is possible that manhole covers have lifted due to the sheer volume of water. These may not be obvious due to the water. Find an alternative route if possible.