Flood Warning Info - River Cothi at low lying areas - Pontargothi and Pontynyswen

Area Description

Low lying property including the Cothi Bridge Hotel at Pontargothi and Dolybont at Pontynyswen .
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 19 Feb 2021 17:54
South West
A low-pressure system is expected to bring a series of weather fronts over the next 24 hours. Rainfall is expected to be persistent and heavy at times, continuing until Saturday afternoon the 20th February. River levels are already rising, the River Cothi in this area is expected to rise until early Saturday afternoon the 20th February. River levels are expected to reach high levels and we advise people to take extra care over the next 36 hours. We will update this message on our website if the situation changes, you can also monitor the situation in your area by using our River Levels Online Service on our website.


Flood Warning issued on 21 Jan 2021 03:10
South West
River levels in the River Cothi at Pontargothi are expected to remain high until at least 08:00 AM on Thursday 21st January. The rainfall is forecast to continue to ease. The heaviest rainfall has now cleared the areas. You can monitor the situation in your area by using our River Levels Online Service on our website.


Flood Warning issued on 20 Jan 2021 13:17
South West
The rainfall is forecast to continue until at least 9:00 PM on Wednesday 20th January 2021. The heaviest rainfall (has now cleared the areas, is expected to continue. River levels in the River Cothi at Pontargothi are expected to rise to this evening of 20th January 2021. You can monitor the situation in your area by using our River Levels Online Service on our website.


Flood Warning issued on 18 Dec 2020 14:24
South West
The rainfall is forecast to continue until midnight on Friday the 18th December 2020. This is expected to be heavy at times and will fall on saturated ground and river levels are already elevated. River levels in the River Cothi at Pontargothi are expected to continue to rise in response to this rainfall through until the early hours of Saturday morning the 19th December and will remain high through Saturday. You can monitor the situation in your area by using our River Levels Online Service on our website. We will update this message if the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 15 Feb 2020 23:25
South West
The rainfall is forecast to continue until 10:00 AM on Sunday 16th February as Storm Dennis moves through West Wales. River levels in the River Cothi at Pontargothi are expected to rise until at least midday on Sunday 16th February. You can monitor the situation in your area by using our River Levels Online Service on our website.


Flood Warning issued on 29 Sep 2019 07:39
South West
The heaviest rainfall has now cleared the area. The River Cothi between Felin Mynachdy and Pontargothi is forecast to reach a peak level between 8:30 AM and 9:30 AM on Sunday the 29th of September. The level is expected to fall below the flood warning threshold after 11:00 AM and then continue to subside during the afternoon. You can monitor the situation in your area by using our River Levels Online Service on our website.


Flood Warning issued on 12 Oct 2018 21:47
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 dry interludes. River levels in the River Cothi at Pontargothi are expected to rise until at least 08:00 AM on Saturday 13th October. You can monitor the situation in your area by using our River Levels Online Service on our website.


Flood Warning issued on 21 Sep 2018 00:26
South West
The prolonged heavy rainfall has now finally clearing to the east. Scattered showers are expected to develop during the early hours of Friday the 21st of September. River levels have been rising overnight in response to the rainfall. Flooding of property remains a significant risk. NRW Officers will continue to monitor the situation and will update the warning if necessary. River levels in the River Cothi at Pontargothi are expected to rise until at least 5 AM on Friday 21st September. You can monitor the situation in your area by using our River Levels Online Service on our website.