Flood Warning Info - Tidal area at Carmarthen Quay

Area Description

Property adjacent to the River Towy at Carmarthen Quay downstream of the A484 road bridge .
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

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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 21 Jan 2021 19:30
South West
This Flood Warning is for high tides on Thursday evening and Friday. The wind is forecast to be force 3 from a westerly direction. High tide at Carmarthen is expected to occur at approximately midnight on Thursday 21st January, 12:45pm on Friday 22nd January. [Adapt for Site] Be careful on [beaches, promenades, coastal footpaths, roads, low lying land, close to the estuary].


Flood Warning issued on 20 Jan 2021 14:49
South West
This Flood Warning is for the evening tide on Wednesday 20th January and tomorrow morning tide on Thursday 21st January. The wind is forecast to be force 6 Beaufort scale from a westerly direction. High tide at Carmarthen is expected to occur at approximately 11:00 PM on Wednesday 20th January and 11:30AM on 21st January. Be careful on roads and low lying land close to the river.


Flood Warning issued on 14 Nov 2020 13:50
South West
This Flood Warning is for the high tides on Saturday the 14th November and Sunday morning the 15th November. Water levels in this are forecast to breach onto the quayside. Only a marginal exceedance of our Flood Warning threshold is expected so impacts are likely to be minor. However, as there is uncertainty in the forecast, so we advise properties on the quayside to monitor the situation carefully and install flood protection measures as appropriate. Car parking in this area around the periods of high tide should be considered carefully. We will update this message if the situation changes. You can view the water level in this area by visiting the Pothouse Wharf gauge on our river levels online service on our website.


Flood Warning issued on 18 Oct 2020 12:16
South West
This Flood Warning is for the evening tide on Sunday the 18th October. The winds are forecast to be force 4 and from a West South Westerly direction. High tide at Carmarthen Quay is expected to occur at approximately 07:55PM on Sunday the 18th October. Be careful on promenades, coastal footpaths, roads, low lying land, close to the estuary.


Flood Warning issued on 11 Mar 2020 14:18
South West
This Flood Warning is for the evening tide on Wednesday 11th March and the morning tide on Thursday 12th March. High tide at Milford Haven is expected to occur at approximately 7:43 PM on Wednesday 11th March and 8:03 AM on Thursday 12th March.


Flood Warning issued on 2 Jan 2018 14:12
South West
This Flood Warning is for tomorrow morning tide on Weds 3rd Jan 2018. The winds are forecast to be force 8 from a Westerly direction. High tide at Carmarthen is expected to occur at approximately 06:50 AM on Weds 3rd Jan 2018. Be careful on low lying land, close to the estuary.