Flood Alert Info - Lower Teifi

Area Description

Rivers in the lower Teifi catchment downstream of Llanybydder.

This is a Flood Alert Area. For this area the highest level of flood notification that you will receive is a Flood Alert. No Flood Warnings or Severe Flood Warnings are issued for this area.
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Flood Alert Currently in Force

There are no Flood Alerts currently in force for this area. See below for historical flood warnings.

Area Covered by this Flood Alert

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Flood Alert History

Number of historic Flood Alerts that have previously been recorded for this area:
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Historical Flood Alert Messages for this Area


Flood Alert issued on 14 Oct 2018 15:09
South West
The heaviest of the rainfall has passed through South West Wales area. River levels will remain high over the next few days giving a high risk of flooding to low-lying land and roads. Some surface water issues may remain. You can monitor the situation using our river levels online service on the Natural Resources Wales website. We will update this message if there is any change to the situation.


Flood Alert issued on 12 Oct 2018 14:08
South West
A prolonged period of rainfall is expected from the early hours of Friday morning 12th of October, until the Sunday the 14th of October. River levels are expected to rise during Friday and will remain high over the weekend giving a high risk of flooding to low-lying land and roads. You can monitor the situation using our river levels online service on the Natural Resources Wales website. We will update this message tomorrow as confidence in the forecast improves.


Flood Alert issued on 12 Oct 2018 13:51
South West
A prolonged period of rainfall is expected from the early hours of Friday morning 12th of September, until the Sunday the 14th of September. River levels are expected to rise during Friday and will remain high over the weekend giving a high risk of flooding to low-lying land and roads. You can monitor the situation using our river levels online service on the Natural Resources Wales website. We will update this message tomorrow as confidence in the forecast improves.


Flood Alert issued on 21 Sep 2018 11:55
South West
River levels are expected to remain high throughout the day. The heaviest rainfall has now cleared the areas. The combination of ground conditions and existing river levels gives a high risk of flooding of low-lying land throughout today, Friday the 21st of September.


Flood Alert issued on 20 Sep 2018 17:04
South West
The rainfall is forecast to continue thought the night and tomorrow morning. The heaviest rainfall is expected to continue. The combination of ground conditions, existing river levels and forecast rainfall quantities gives a high risk of flooding of low-lying land during the next 12 hours. Smaller tributaries are expected to peak early evening, while larger rivers are expected to peak throughout the night. River levels are expected to remain high around rush hour tomorrow morning, Friday the 21st September.


Flood Alert issued on 23 Jan 2018 10:52
South West
Following the heavy and prolonged rainfall on Sunday the 21st January and additional rainfall during the early hours of Tuesday 23rd January, river levels in the Teifi remain high. River levels in the main river Teifi will peak around midday on Tuesday 23rd January and will begin to recede during the afternoon.


Flood Alert issued on 22 Jan 2018 10:12
South West
Following the heavy and prolonged rainfall yesterday, river levels in Teifi are high. River levels will remain high during the morning of the 22nd January and then will being to recede slowly during late morning and early afternoon


Flood Alert issued on 21 Jan 2018 12:03
South West
The rainfall is forecast until 4:00 PM today, 21st of January. The heaviest rainfall is expected to continue. The combination of ground conditions, existing river levels and forecast rainfall quantities gives a high risk of flooding of low-lying land during the next 12 hours.


Flood Alert issued on 28 Nov 2017 17:37
South West
The heaviest rainfall has now cleared the area. Rainfall which fell over the last couple of days is now affecting river levels in the lower Teifi. The combination of ground conditions, existing river levels and previous rainfall quantities gives a high risk of flooding of low-lying land during the next 12 hours. River levels in the upper parts of the river Teifi around Lampeter are now beginning to fall. Levels in the river around Llandyssul will peak around 6pm this evening, the 28th of November. Levels downstream in the Llechryd area will peak around 10pm this evening.


Flood Alert issued on 16 Sep 2017 20:59
South West
The heaviest rainfall has now cleared the area. The combination of ground conditions, existing river levels and forecast rainfall quantities gives a high risk of flooding during the next 12 hours. The level of the River Teifi between Lampeter and Cardigan will continue to subside during the evening and overnight. The current forecast indicates that the level at Glanteifi river level station will fall below the flood alert threshold between midnight and 04:00 on Sunday the 17th of September.


Flood Alert issued on 15 Sep 2017 16:50
South West
The heaviest rainfall has now cleared the area. The combination of ground conditions, existing river levels and forecast rainfall quantities gives a high risk of flooding of low-lying land during the next 24 hours. The level of the River Teifi is still rising between Lampeter and Cardigan but the rate of rise is steadily decreasing and the river is expected to reach a peak level within 2-3 hours. The River Teifi will remain above the flood alert level for at least a further 6-12 hours and additional rain, falling this evening or overnight, may extend this period.


Flood Alert issued on 15 Sep 2017 09:45
South West
The rainfall is forecast to continue to ease. Sporadic showers will continue throughout the day with the possibility of some high rainfall totals at certain locations. The combination of ground conditions, existing river levels and forecast rainfall quantities gives a high risk of flooding of low-lying land during the next 24 hours. The level of the River Teifi between Lampeter and Llechryd will continue to rise for 6-8hrs as the flood peak travels downstream between the river level stations at Llanfair and Glanteifi.