Flood Warning Info - River Towy at Pensarn, Llangunnor and Old Station Road, Carmarthen

Area Description

Property in Pensarn, Llangunnor between the B4300 road and the river, Bridge Wharf, Old Station Road and the A40 road, including property between the A40 road and the river.
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 16 Feb 2020 11:33
South West
The heaviest rainfall has cleared the area, however, river levels in the Lower Tywi will continue to rise until this afternoon. Surface water is already pooling behind defences this may cause some initial flooding. There is a risk that flood walls by the Old Llangunnor Road may overtop, though there is still considerable uncertainty in this. We recommend precautions are taken. In the main Pensarn industrial estate flood walls are higher and are currently not likely to overtop, however this area may still be affected by Surface water flooding. We will continue to monitor the situation.

Flood Warning issued on 13 Oct 2018 15:13
South West
Occasional rainfall is forecast to continue until around 8 PM. The heaviest rainfall has now cleared the area. River levels in the Towy are very high at Carmarthen and are expected to rise until at least 7 PM this evening, Saturday 13th October 2018. Minor impacts of flooding are expected this evening and overnight. You can monitor the situation in your area by using our River Levels Online Service on our website. Please be aware that surface water flooding is on-going within this area. Care should be taken to avoid unnecessary risk.