Flood Warning Info - River Clwyd at Glasdir, Ruthin

Flood Warning Currently in Force

Flood Warning issued on 20 Jan 2021 13:31
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The rainfall is forecast to continue for at least the next 12 hour(s) and conditions are expected to deteriorate. River levels at Ruthin are rising and are expected to do so for the next 6 hours. Flood defences are now in operation and inspections taking place. Overtopping and/or breaches of these defences may cause flooding to properties at risk. There is a significant risk of localised flooding problems from surface water

Area Description

Glasdir housing estate in Ruthin.
This is a Flood Warning Area. For this area, you may receive Flood Warnings or Severe Flood Warnings.
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Area Covered by this Flood Warning

The red highlighted area on the map below outlines the area covered by this Flood Warning.
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Flood Warning History

Number of historic Flood Warnings that have previously been recorded for this area:
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Historical Flood Warning Messages for this Area

  • We have only been collating detailed flood messages since May 2017.
  • Each Flood Warning may have multiple updates. The messages listed below may therefore be greater than the number of alerts detailed in the Flood Warning table above.

Flood Alert issued on 20 Jan 2021 13:04
North
In addition to the area detailed, some localised flooding problems may result from surface water. River levels are above normal. We will continue to monitor the situation.


Flood Alert issued on 24 Feb 2020 11:31
North
The previous Flood Warning has been removed. In addition to the area detailed, some localised flooding problems may result from surface water. River levels are above normal. We will continue to monitor the situation. This message remains in force until further notice.


Flood Warning issued on 24 Feb 2020 07:28
North
In addition, some localised flooding problems may result from surface water. More heavy rain is forecast this morning which will cause the river to rise further. River levels are rising and are expected to do so for the next 5 hours. Flood defences are now in operation and inspections taking place. Overtopping and/or breaches of these defences may cause flooding to properties at risk.


Flood Alert issued on 24 Feb 2020 07:01
North
In addition to the area detailed, some localised flooding problems may result from surface water. River levels are above normal. We will continue to monitor the situation. This message remains in force until further notice.


Flood Alert issued on 16 Feb 2020 00:20
North
In addition to the area detailed, some localised flooding problems may result from surface water. River levels are above normal. We will continue to monitor the situation. This message remains in force until further notice.


Flood Warning issued on 9 Feb 2020 09:36
North
In addition, some localised flooding problems may result from surface water. More Heavy rain is forecast today which will cause the river to rise further. Flood defences are now in operation and inspections taking place. Overtopping and / or breaches of these defences may cause flooding to properties at risk.