Flood Warning Info - River Rheidol for low lying areas, Aberystwyth

Area Description

The A44 road at Lovesgrove, the A4120 road and the playing fields and Pavilions at Llanbadarn, including the caravan sites at Aberystwyth Holiday Village and Grovener Farm .
This is a Flood Warning Area. For this area, you may receive Flood Warnings or Severe Flood Warnings.
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There are no Flood Warnings currently in force for this area. See below for historical flood warnings.

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 Warning issued on 4 Oct 2020 12:20
South West
The rainfall is forecast to continue to ease. The heaviest rainfall has now cleared the areas. River levels in the Rheidol at Aberystwyth are expected to rise until at least 3:00 PM on Sunday 4th October. Minor impacts may be expected as the smaller catchments release into the River Rheidol. You can monitor the situation in your area by using our River Levels Online Service on our website. .


Flood Warning issued on 3 Nov 2019 02:02
South West
The rainfall is forecast to continue until 3:00 am today Sunday 3rd November 2019. River levels in the Rheidol at Aberystwyth are expected to rise until at least 04:00 am today Sunday 3rd November 2019. You can monitor the situation in your area by using our River Levels Online Service on our website.


Flood Warning issued on 21 Jan 2018 18:42
South West
The rainfall is forecast to continue to ease. The heaviest rainfall has now cleared the areas, but river levels will continue to rise on the river Rheidol at Aberystwyth into the evening. There is some uncertainty in the forecast as our river level gauge at Cwm Rheidol is currently unavailable. We will update this message if the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 27 Nov 2017 05:12
South West
Heavy overnight rainfall has now cleared the area. River levels in the Rheidol at Aberystwyth are expected to rise until at least 09:30 AM on Monday 27th November 2017.