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5 Flood Alerts for Wales

The Environment Agency has issued 5 flood alerts. They are:

  • Rivers in the upper Teifi catchment upstream of Llanybydder including Llanybydder
  • Rivers in north Ceredigion including the Clarach, Rheidol and Ystwyth
  • Areas around the river Dyfi, from Dinas Mawddwy and Llanbrynmair to the estuary, including Machynlleth
  • Areas around the river Dysynni from Tywyn to Minffordd
  • Areas around the river Mawddach and river Wnion, from Fairbourne to Ganllwyd and Rhydymain

Flood alerts for Wales

Overnight rain has led to flood alerts Credit: Matthias Hiekel/DPA/Press Association Images

The Environment Agency has issued 25 flood alerts for Wales from Gwynedd to the Vale of Glamorgan.

It says an alert means flooding is possible. Be prepared.

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Flood alerts rise to ten

Environment Agency Wales says there are now ten "be prepared" flood alerts in Wales :

  • River Severn and its tributaries
  • River Wye in Powys
  • Rivers in the Taf and Cynin catchments
  • Rivers Bran and Gwydderig at Llandovery
  • Rivers in the Ewenny and Vale of Glamorgan West catchments
  • Rivers in the Llynfi and Ogmore catchments
  • Rivers in the Neath catchment
  • Afon Vyrnwy, Afon Tanat and Afon Cain & their tributaries
  • Upper Teme upstream and including Knighton
  • River Ely

Flood alerts issued for parts of the country

Environment Agency Wales has issued six flood alerts for Wales. People in areas at risk of flooding are warned to be prepared.

  • Rivers Bran and Gwydderig at Llandovery
  • Rivers in the Ewenny and Vale of Glamorgan West catchments
  • Rivers in the Llynfi and Ogmore catchments
  • Rivers in the Neath catchment
  • Upper Teme upstream and including Knighton
  • Afon Vyrnwy, Afon Tanat and Afon Cain & their tributaries

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