5 day flood risk for Wales

The flood risk summary below was last updated at 10:30am, on Tuesday 19 Oct 2021.Refresh
Summary
Local flooding is probable from surface water in parts of Wales on Wednesday. Land, roads and some properties could flood and there could be travel disruption. Local flooding is possible but not expected from rivers and surface water more widely across parts of Wales on Tuesday and Wednesday. Local flooding is also possible but not expected from coastal/tidal conditions for parts of the coastline of Wales on Wednesday and Thursday. Land, roads and some properties may flood and there may be travel disruption.
5 day flood risk for Wales is usually updated at 10:30am each day and more frequently when there is medium or high flood risk.
Last updated 10:30am 19 October 2021.Refresh
Local flooding is probable from surface water in parts of Wales on Wednesday. Land, roads and some properties could flood and there could be travel disruption. Local flooding is possible but not expected from rivers and surface water more widely across parts of Wales on Tuesday and Wednesday. Local flooding is also possible but not expected from coastal/tidal conditions for parts of the coastline of Wales on Wednesday and Thursday. Land, roads and some properties may flood and there may be travel disruption.
5 day flood risk for Wales is usually updated at 10:30am each day and more frequently when there is medium or high flood risk.
Tuesday
19 October 2021
  • Very Low
  • No immediate action required.
Wednesday
20 October 2021
  • Low
  • Flooding is possible, be aware.
  • Blaenau Gwent
  • Bridgend
  • Caerphilly
  • Cardiff
  • Carmarthenshire
  • Ceredigion
  • Conwy
  • Denbighshire
  • Flintshire
  • Gwynedd
  • Isle of Anglesey
  • Merthyr Tydfil
  • Monmouthshire
  • Neath Port Talbot
  • Newport
  • Pembrokeshire
  • Powys
  • Rhondda Cynon Taff
  • Swansea
  • Torfaen
  • Vale of Glamorgan
  • Wrexham
Thursday
21 October 2021
  • Very Low
  • No immediate action required.
Friday
22 October 2021
  • Very Low
  • No immediate action required.
Saturday
23 October 2021
  • Very Low
  • No immediate action required.
Local Authorities not listed above are at very low risk.
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High Risk

Significant risk to life - take action

  • Remain extra vigilant and check the latest weather forecast.
  • Avoid all non-essential travel.
  • Follow advice given by authorities under all circumstances and be prepared to take emergency action.
  • Check our live flood warning map or call Floodline 0345 988 1188 for the latest flooding information.
Medium Risk

Flooding is expected - be prepared

  • Remain vigilant and check the latest weather forecast.
  • Consider re-scheduling your journey. Don’t drive or walk through flood water.
  • Think about preparing for flooding and take precautions where possible.
  • Review your flood plan and start taking action.
  • Check our flood warning pages or call Floodline 0345 988 1188 for the latest flooding information.
Low Risk

Flooding is possible - be aware

  • Remain alert and check the latest weather forecast for up to date weather information.
  • Be aware of conditions and drive accordingly.
  • Check if our free flood warning service is available for your area.
  • Review your flood plan and start taking action.
  • Check our flood warning pages or call Floodline 0345 988 1188 for the latest flooding information.
Very Low Risk

Flooding is very unlikely

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