Flood Warning Info - River Gwendraeth Fawr at Pontyates and Ponthenry

Area Description

The B4309 road and property adjacent to the river at Pontyates and Ponthenry .

This is a Flood Warning Area. For this area, you may receive Flood Warnings or Severe Flood Warnings.
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Flood Warning Currently in Force

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


Flood Warning issued on 13 Oct 2018 02:44
South West
The rainfall is forecast to continue until late evening on Saturday 13th October. The rain will be heavy at times but with some drier interludes through this morning. River levels in the River Gwendraeth Fawr at Pontyates are expected to rise until at least 06:00 AM on Saturday the 13th October. You can monitor the situation in your area by using our River Levels Online Service on our website.


Flood Warning issued on 20 Sep 2018 15:53
South West
The rainfall is forecast to continue until 11PM on Thursday the 20th ofSeptember. River levels in the River Gwendraeth Fawr at Pontyates are expected to rise until at least 8 PM on Thursday the 20th of September. You can monitor the situation in your area by using our River Levels Online Service on our website.


Flood Warning issued on 2 May 2018 06:55
South West
The rainfall is forecast to ease by 08 : 00 AM on Wednesday 2nd May. The heaviest rainfall is now clearing the area from the west. River levels in the River Gwendraeth Fawr at Pontyates are expected to rise until at least 08 :30 AM on Wednesday 2nd May.


Flood Warning issued on 13 Feb 2018 08:20
South West
Rivers in Pembrokeshire and Carmarthenshire are responding to heavy overnight rainfall which is forecast to move in an easterly direction across Wales and clear Carmarthenshire by mid-day today. The combination of ground conditions, existing river levels and forecast rainfall quantities gives a high risk of flooding of low-lying land today Tuesday 13th February 2018 over the next 12 hours. River levels in the River Gwendraeth Fawr at Pontyates are expected to rise until at least mid-day today Tuesday 13th February 2018.