Flood Alert Info - River Wye in Herefordshire

Area Description

River Wye in Herefordshire.
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 History

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Historical Flood Alert Messages for this Area

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Flood Alert issued on 2 Nov 2020 15:10
River Wye
River levels have risen at the Hay-On-Wye river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland is possible. We expect flooding to affect low lying land and roads along the River Wye from Hay on Wye to Ross on Wye. Other locations that may be affected include the A438, Byford, Bredwardine and Hereford. Predicted peaks:- Hay on Wye peaked at 1.89m Monday morning, Bredwardine 3.4 to 3.6m Monday afternoon, Belmont 3.3 to 3.7m Monday evening and Old Wye Bridge 2.9 to 3.3m Monday evening. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses and plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded. This message will be updated by 09:00am on 03/11/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 2 Nov 2020 08:21
River Wye
River levels have risen at the Hay-On-Wye river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. We expect flooding to affect low lying land and roads along the River Wye from Hay on Wye to Ross on Wye. Other locations that may be affected include the A438, Byford, Bredwardine and Hereford. Predicted peaks:- Hay on Wye between 1.8 and 2m Monday morning, Bredwardine 3.5 to 4m Monday afternoon, Belmont 3.5 to 3.8m Monday afternoon and Old Wye Bridge 3.2 to 3.6m Monday afternoon. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses and plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded. This message will be updated by 5pm on 02/11/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 1 Nov 2020 15:01
River Wye
River levels have risen at the Hay-On-Wye river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland is possible. We expect flooding to affect low lying land and roads along the River Wye from Hay on Wye to Ross on Wye. Other locations that may be affected include the A438, Byford, Bredwardine and Hereford. Predicted peaks:- Hay on Wye between 2.6 and 2.9m Monday morning, Bredwardine 4.8 to 5.1m Monday evening, Belmont 4.8 to 5.1m Monday evening and Old Wye Bridge 4.3 to 4.6m Monday evening. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses and plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded. This message will be updated by 09:00am on 02/11/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 5 Oct 2020 08:46
River Wye
River levels have risen at the Mordiford river gauge as a result of persistent heavy rainfall. Consequently, the risk of flooding remains. We expect flooding to affect low lying land and roads along the River Wye from Hay on Wye to Ross on Wye. Other locations that may be affected include the A438, Byford, Bredwardine and Hereford. Hay on Wye peaked at 1.97m at 7pm on Sunday, Bredwardine 3.64m at 11pm on Sunday, Belmont, 3.64m this morning, Old Wye Bridge 3.24m this morning, Mordiford is predicted to peak at 3.3 to 3.4 metres this morning, Monday 05/10/2020, Ross on Wye 3.0 to 3.2m this afternoon, Monday 05/10/2020. Further rainfall is forecast over the next 48 hours. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses and avoid contact with flood water. This message will be updated by 4pm on 05/10/2020, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 4 Oct 2020 16:42
River Wye
River levels have risen at the Hay-On-Wye river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland is possible. We expect flooding to affect low lying land and roads along the River Wye from Hay on Wye to Ross on Wye. Other locations that may be affected include the A438, Byford, Bredwardine and Hereford. Predicted peaks:- Hay on Wye between 1.8 and 2.1m this evening, Bredwardine 3.4 to 3.7m this evening, Belmont 3.5 to 3.8m overnight and Old Wye Bridge 3 to 3.3m overnight We are closely monitoring the situation. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses and plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded. This message will be updated by 9am on Monday 05/10/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 25 Aug 2020 20:13
River Wye
River levels are rising at the Hay-On-Wye river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland is expected. We expect flooding to affect low lying land and roads along the River Wye from Hay on Wye to Ross on Wye. Other locations that may be affected include the A438, Byford, Bredwardine and Hereford. Predicted peaks:- Hay on Wye 2.0m to 2.2m tuesday evening, Bredwardine 3.4m to 3.6m Tuesday evening, Old Wye Bridge 2.3m to 2.6m Tuesday evening. No flooding is expected in other gauge locations. The weather forecast remains unsettled for the next few days. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses. This message will be updated by 09:00 on 26/08/2020, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 25 Aug 2020 16:40
River Wye
River levels are rising at the Hay-On-Wye river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland is expected. We expect flooding to affect low lying land and roads along the River Wye from Hay on Wye to Ross on Wye. Other locations that may be affected include the A438, Byford, Bredwardine and Hereford. Predicted peaks:- Hay on Wye 2.0m to 2.2m tuesday evening, Bredwardine 2.5m to 2.7m tuesday evening, Old Wye Bridge 2.2m to 2.4m tuesday evening. No flooding is expected in other gauge locations. The weather forecast remains unsettled for the next few days. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses. This message will be updated by 09:00 on 26/08/2020, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 25 Aug 2020 14:26
River Wye
River levels are rising at the Hay-On-Wye river gauge as a result of the heavy rainfall that has fallen overnight. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland is expected. We expect flooding to affect low lying land and roads along the River Wye from Hay on Wye to Ross on Wye. Other locations that may be affected include the A438, Byford, Bredwardine and Hereford. Predicted peaks:- Hay on Wye 2.0m to 2.1m, Tuesday evening, Bredwardine 2.5m to 2.7m, Tuesday evening, Old Wye Bridge 2.2m to 2.4m, Tuesday evening. No flooding is expected in other gauge locations. The weather forecast remains unsettled over the next few days. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses. This message will be updated by 18:00 on 25/08/2020, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 16 Mar 2020 09:53
River Wye
River levels are rising at the Ross on Wye river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland is possible. Flooding is affecting low lying land and roads along the River Wye from Hay on Wye to Ross on Wye. Other locations that may be affected include the A438, Byford, Bredwardine and Hereford. Predicted peak: Ross on Wye 2.9m to 3.1m this morning, Monday 16/03/20. Hay on Wye peaked at 1.8m 15/03/20, Bredwardine peaked at 3.3m 15/03/20, Belmont 3.5m this morning 16/03/20, Old Wye Bridge 3.1m this morning 16/03/20, and Mordiford peaked at 3.5m this morning 16/03/20. We expect river levels to remain high for the next few days. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are checking defences. Please plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded. This message will be updated by 5pm on 16/03/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 15 Mar 2020 17:00
River Wye
River levels are forecast to rise at the Hay-On-Wye river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland is possible. Flooding is affecting low lying land and roads along the River Wye from Hay on Wye to Ross on Wye. Other locations that may be affected include the A438, Byford, Bredwardine and Hereford. Predicted peaks:- Hay on Wye 1.7m to 1.9m this afternoon 15/03/20, Bredwardine 3.8m to 4.1m tonight 15/03/20, Belmont 3.8m to 4.2m tonight 15/03/20, Old Wye Bridge 3.2m to 3.5m Monday morning 16/03/20, Mordiford 3.4m to 3.9m Monday morning 16/03/20, Ross on Wye 3.2m to 3.6m Monday afternoon 16/03/20. We expect river levels to remain high for the next few days. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are checking defences. Please plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded. This message will be updated by 10am on 16/03/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 15 Mar 2020 12:11
River Wye
River levels are forecast to rise at the Hay-On-Wye river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland is possible. Flooding is affecting low lying land and roads along the River Wye from Hay on Wye to Ross on Wye. Other locations that may be affected include the A438, Byford, Bredwardine and Hereford. Predicted peaks:- Hay on Wye 2.0m to 2.3m this afternoon 15/03/20, Bredwardine 4.0m to 4.3m tonight 15/03/20, Belmont 4.0m to 4.4m tonight 15/03/20, Old Wye Bridge 3.8m to 4.0m Monday morning 16/03/20, Mordiford 3.8m to 4.1m Monday morning 16/03/20, Ross on Wye 3.0m to 3.5m Monday afternoon 16/03/20. We expect river levels to remain high for the next few days. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are checking defences. Please plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded. This message will be updated by 5pm on 15/03/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 12 Mar 2020 09:54
River Wye
River levels are high but falling at the Ross-On-Wye river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Flooding continues. Flooding is affecting low lying land & roads along the River Wye from Hay on Wye to Ross on Wye. Locations that may be affected include the A438, Byford, Bredwardine & Hereford. Wilton lane may flood up to the Fishermans Reach junction, Ross. Ross on Wye peaked at 4.21m yesterday evening, Wednesday 11/03/20. Hay on Wye peaked at 3.63m Tuesday morning, 10/03/20. Bredwardine peaked at 5.6m Tuesday evening, 10/03/2020. Belmont peaked at 5.38m & Old Wye Bridge peaked at 4.81m Wednesday morning, 11/03/2020. Further scattered showers are forecast over the next 24 hours. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please avoid contact with flood water. This message will be updated by 6pm on Thursday, 12/03/20 or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 11 Mar 2020 18:03
River Wye
River levels are rising at the Ross-On-Wye river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. River levels are falling at the Hay-On-Wye, Bredwardine, Belmont, Old Wye Bridge & Mordiford river gauges. Flooding continues. Flooding is affecting low lying land & roads along the River Wye from Hay on Wye to Ross on Wye. Locations that may be affected include the A438, Byford, Bredwardine & Hereford. Wilton lane may flood up to the Fishermans Reach junction, Ross. Predicted peaks:- Ross on Wye 4.1m to 4.4m this evening, Wednesday 11/03/20. River levels at Hay on Wye peaked at 3.63m Tuesday morning, 10/03/20. Bredwardine peaked at 5.6m Tuesday evening, 10/03/2020. Belmont peaked at 5.38m & Old Wye Bridge peaked at 4.81m Wednesday morning, 11/03/2020. Further scattered showers are forecast over the next 24 hours. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please avoid contact with flood water. This message will be updated by 10am Thursday, 12/03/20 or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 11 Mar 2020 09:57
River Wye
River levels are falling at the Hay-On-Wye, Brewdwardine, Belmont and Old Wye Bridge river gauges, and steady at the Mordiford gauge. Levels are still rising slowly at the Ross on Wye river gauge. Consequently, flooding continues. Flooding is affecting low lying land & roads along the River Wye from Hay on Wye to Ross on Wye. Hay on Wye peaked at 3.63m yesterday morning, 10/03/20. Brewdwardine peaked at 5.7m yesterday evening, 10/03/2020, Belmont peaked at 5.38m this morning, 11/03/2020 and Old Wye Bridge peaked at 4.81m this morning 11/03/2020. Predicted peaks:-, Mordiford 4.8m to 5.0m this morning 11/03/2020 & Ross on Wye 4.1m to 4.5m this afternoon, 11/03/20. We are closely monitoring the situation. This message will be updated by 6pm on Wednesday, 11/03/20 or as the situation changes


Flood Alert issued on 10 Mar 2020 16:52
River Wye
River levels are falling at the Hay-On-Wye river gauge and rising at Bredwardine, Belmont, Old Wye Bridge, Mordiford & Ross on Wye river gauges as a result of heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding continues. Flooding is affecting low lying land & roads along the River Wye from Hay on Wye to Ross on Wye. Other locations that may be affected include; the main A438 between Letton and Willersey, Byford, Bredwardine & Hereford. The footpath on the North River bank in Hereford & King Georges playing fields. Wilton lane up to Fishermans Reach junction, Ross Hay on Wye peaked at 3.63m this morning, 10/03/20. Predicted peaks:-, Bredwardine 5.5m to 5.7m this afternoon, 10/03/20. Belmont 5.3m to 5.6m & Old Wye Bridge 4.5m to 4.8m tonight 10/03/20. Mordiford 4.7m to 5.0m & Ross on Wye 4.1m to 4.5m overnight tonight, 10/03/20. We are closely monitoring the situation. This message will be updated by 10am on Wednesday, 11/03/20 or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 10 Mar 2020 09:07
River Wye
River levels are rising at the Hay-On-Wye, Bredwardine, Belmont, Old Wye Bridge, Mordiford & Ross on Wye river gauges as a result of heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding continues. Flooding is affecting low lying land & roads along the River Wye from Hay on Wye to Ross on Wye. Other locations that may be affected include; the main A438 between Letton and Willersey, Byford, Bredwardine & Hereford. The footpath on the North River bank in Hereford & King Georges playing fields. Wilton lane up to Fishermans Reach junction, Ross Predicted peaks:- Hay on Wye 3.5m to 3.7m this morning, 10/03/20, Bredwardine 5.8m to 6.1m this afternoon, 10/03/20. Belmont 5.5m to 5.8m & Old Wye Bridge 4.8m to 5.2m tonight 10/03/20. Mordiford 4.7m to 4.9m & Ross on Wye 4.1m to 4.5m overnight tonight, 10/03/20. Further rainfall is forecast over the next 12 hours. We are closely monitoring the situation. This message will be updated by 5pm on Tuesday, 10/03/20 or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 9 Mar 2020 17:44
River Wye
River levels are forecast to rise at the Hay-On-Wye river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding is expected early Tuesday morning 10/03/20. Flooding is expected to affect low lying land & roads along the River Wye from Hay on Wye to Ross on Wye. Other locations that may be affected include the A438, Byford, Bredwardine & Hereford. Predicted peak: Hay on Wye 3.6 - 4.1m Tuesday afternoon 10/03/20. Further heavy rainfall is forecast from Monday to Tuesday afternoon, with heavier rain over high ground. Further unsettled weather is expected throughout this week. We continue to monitor the situation closely & are liaising with our professional partners. Flood warnings & river levels can be viewed on the GOV.UK website. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses & plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded. This message will be updated by 9am Tuesday 10/03/20 or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 2 Mar 2020 16:22
River Wye
River levels remain high but are falling slowly at the Ross-On-Wye river gauge as a result of recent heavy rainfall. Flooding continues. Flooding is affecting low lying land and roads along the River Wye from Hay on Wye to Ross on Wye. Other locations that may be affected include the A438, Byford, Bredwardine and Hereford. Both Belmont and Old Wye Bridge river gauges peaked on 25/02/20 at 5.06m and 4.56m respectively. Bredwardine peaked at 5.38m on Saturday evening, 29/02/20, Mordiford peaked at 4.85m on Sunday morning, 01/03/20. The Ross on Wye gauge peaked at 4.34m on Sunday evening, 01/03/20. The weather forecast remains unsettled over the next few days. River levels are expected to remain high over the next few days. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please avoid using low lying footpaths and roads near local watercourses. This message will be updated by 9am Tuesday 03/03/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 2 Mar 2020 07:41
River Wye
River levels remain high but are falling slowly at the Ross-On-Wye river gauge as a result of recent heavy rainfall. Flooding continues. Flooding is affecting low lying land and roads along the River Wye from Hay on Wye to Ross on Wye. Other locations that may be affected include the A438, Byford, Bredwardine and Hereford. Both Belmont and Old Wye Bridge river gauges peaked on 25/02/20 at 5.06m and 4.56m respectively. Bredwardine peaked at 5.38m on Saturday evening, 29/02/20, Mordiford peaked at 4.85m on Sunday morning, 01/03/20. The Ross on Wye gauge peaked at 4.34m on Sunday evening, 01/03/20. The weather forecast remains unsettled over the next few days. River levels are expected to remain high over the next few days. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please avoid using low lying footpaths and roads near local watercourses. This message will be updated by 5pm Monday 02/03/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 1 Mar 2020 18:01
River Wye
River levels have risen slowly at the Ross-On-Wye river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Flooding continues. Flooding is affecting low lying land and roads along the River Wye from Hay on Wye to Ross on Wye. Other locations that may be affected include the A438, Byford, Bredwardine and Hereford. Bredwardine peaked at 5.38m on Saturday evening, Mordiford peaked at 4.8m on Sunday morning and Ross on Wye is currently peaking at 4.3m. Predicted peaks:- Belmont 4.1 to 4.6m Thursday, Old Wye Bridge 3.8 to 4.3m Thursday. The weather forecast remains unsettled over the next few days. River levels are expected to remain high over the next few days. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please avoid using low lying footpaths and roads near local watercourses. This message will be updated by 8am Monday 02/03/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 1 Mar 2020 08:48
River Wye
River levels have peaked and are starting to fall at the Old Wye Bridge river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Flooding continues. Flooding is affecting low lying land and roads along the River Wye from Hay on Wye to Ross on Wye. Other locations that may be affected include the A438, Byford, Bredwardine and Hereford. Bredwardine peaked at 5.38m Saturday evening. Belmont peaked at 5.28m this morning, Old Wye Bridge peaked at 4.74m this morning, Mordiford predicted 4.8 to 4.9m by midday today, Ross on Wye predicted 4.2 to 4.3m Sunday afternoon. Light rainfall is forecast over the next 48 hours. We expect river levels to remain high for the next couple of days. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please avoid using low lying footpaths and roads near local watercourses. This message will be updated by 6pm on Sunday 01/03/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 1 Mar 2020 02:58
River Wye
River levels are rising slowly at the Ross-On-Wye river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Flooding continues. Flooding is affecting low lying land and roads along the River Wye from Hay on Wye to Ross on Wye. Other locations that may be affected include the A438, Byford, Bredwardine and Hereford. Bredwardine peaked at 5.38m Saturday evening. Predicted peaks:- Belmont 5.1 to 5.2m Saturday overnight, Old Wye Bridge 4.6 to 4.8m Saturday overnight, Mordiford 4.8 to 5.1m Sunday morning, Ross on Wye 4.2 to 4.5m Sunday afternoon. Further rainfall is forecast over the next 48 hours. We expect river levels to remain high over the weekend. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please avoid using low lying footpaths and roads near local watercourses. This message will be updated by 9am on Sunday 01/03/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 29 Feb 2020 17:10
River Wye
River levels have risen at the Ross-On-Wye river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Flooding continues. Flooding is affecting low lying land and roads along the River Wye from Hay on Wye to Ross on Wye. Other locations that may be affected include the A438, Byford, Bredwardine and Hereford. Predicted peaks for Saturday 29/02/20. Bredwardine 5.2 to 5.5m Saturday evening, Belmont 5.1 to 5.4m Saturday overnight, Old Wye Bridge 4.6 to 4.9m Saturday evening. Predicted peaks for Sunday 01/03/20:- Mordiford 4.8 to 5.1m Sunday morning, Ross on Wye 4.2 to 4.5m Sunday morning. Further rainfall is forecast over the following 48 hours. We expect river levels to remain high over the weekend. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please avoid using low lying footpaths and roads near local watercourses. This message will be updated by 3am on Sunday 01/03/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 29 Feb 2020 10:51
River Wye
River levels have risen at the Ross-On-Wye river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Flooding continues. Flooding is affecting low lying land and roads along the River Wye from Hay on Wye to Ross on Wye. Other locations that may be affected include the A438, Byford, Bredwardine and Hereford. Predicted peaks for 29/02/20:- Hay on Wye 3.2 to 3.5m Saturday morning, Bredwardine 5 to 5.4m Saturday afternoon, Belmont 5 to 5.4m Saturday evening, Old Wye Bridge 4.8 to 5.2m Saturday evening. Predicted peaks for 01/03/20:- Mordiford 5 to 5.3m Sunday morning, Ross on Wye 4.2 to 4.5m Sunday morning. Further rainfall is forecast over the next 48 hours. We expect river levels to remain high over the weekend. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please avoid using low lying footpaths and roads near local watercourses. This message will be updated by 7pm on 29/02/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 29 Feb 2020 03:06
River Wye
River levels are rising at the Hay-On-Wye river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland is possible. Flooding is expected to affect low lying land and roads along the River Wye from Hay on Wye to Ross on Wye. Other locations that may be affected include the A438, Byford, Bredwardine and Hereford. Predicted peaks:- Hay on Wye 3.8m to 4.2m Saturday morning, Bredwardine 5.9m to 6.3m Saturday afternoon, Belmont 5.5m to 5.9m Saturday evening, Old Wye Bridge 5.1m to 5.4m Saturday evening, Mordiford 5m to 5.5m Sunday morning, Ross on Wye 4.2m to 4.7m Sunday morning. The weather forecast remains unsettled over the next few days, with heavier rainfall forecast for Saturday morning. River levels could rise again as a result of this rainfall. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are liaising with emergency services. This message will be updated by 11am on Saturday 29/02/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 28 Feb 2020 18:51
River Wye
River levels are forecast to rise at the Hay-On-Wye river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding of property roads and farmland is expected to commence 4am and 8am tomorrow, 28/02/20. Flooding is expected to affect low lying land and roads along the River Wye from Hay on Wye to Ross on Wye. Other locations that may be affected include the A438, Byford, Bredwardine and Hereford. Predicted peaks:- Hay on Wye 4.2m to 4.5m Saturday morning Bredwardine 6m to 6.5m Saturday afternoon, Belmont 5.5m to 5.8m Saturday evening, Old Wye Bridge 5.2m to 5.5m Saturday evening, Mordiford 5m to 5.5m Sunday morning, Ross on Wye 4.2m to 4.7m Sunday morning. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are liaising with emergency services. This message will be updated by 3am on Saturday 29/02/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 28 Feb 2020 16:03
River Wye
River levels are forecast to rise at the Hay-On-Wye river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding of property roads and farmland is expected from 2am and 6am tomorrow, 28/02/20. Flooding is expected to affect low lying land and roads along the River Wye from Hay on Wye to Ross on Wye. Other locations that may be affected include the A438, Byford, Bredwardine and Hereford. Predicted peaks:- Hay on Wye 4.2m to 4.5m Saturday morning Bredwardine 6m to 6.5m Saturday afternoon, Belmont 5.5m to 5.8m Saturday evening, Old Wye Bridge 5.2m to 5.5m Saturday evening, Mordiford 5m to 5.5m Sunday morning, Ross on Wye 4.2m to 4.7m Sunday morning. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are liaising with emergency services. This message will be updated by 19:00 on 28/02/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 27 Feb 2020 11:43
River Wye
River levels are high and slowly falling at the Ross on Wye river gauge as a result of recent rainfall. River levels have peaked and are now falling at the Hay-on-Wye, Bredwardine, Belmont, Old Wye Bridge & Mordiford river gauges Ross on Wye peaked at 4.15m on Wednesday morning 26/02/20, Hay on Wye peaked at 3.03m 24/02/20, Bredwardine peaked at 4.97m, Belmont at 5.06m, Old Wye Bridge at 4.56m & Mordiford at 4.71m on 25/02/20. Flooding may affect low lying land & roads along the River Wye from Hay on Wye to Ross on Wye. Other locations affected may include, Byford, Bredwardine & Hereford. The weather forecast remains unsettled over the next few days, so river levels may remain high. We are closely monitoring the situation. This message will be updated by 6pm on Thursday 27/02/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 27 Feb 2020 09:33
River Wye
River levels are high and slowly falling at the Ross on Wye river gauge as a result of recent rainfall. River levels have peaked at the Hay-on-Wye, Bredwardine, Belmont, Old Wye Bridge & Mordiford river gauges and are falling. Ross on Wye peaked at 4.15m on Wednesday morning 26/02/20, Hay on Wye peaked at 3.03m 24/02/20, Bredwardine peaked at 4.97m, Belmont at 5.06m, Old Wye Bridge at 4.56m & Mordiford at 4.71m on 25/02/20. Flooding may affect low lying land & roads along the River Wye from Hay on Wye to Ross on Wye. Other locations affected may include the A438, Byford, Bredwardine & Hereford. The North River bank footpath in Hereford & King Georges playing fields may flood. Wilton Lane may flood up to the Fishermans Reach junction, Ross. The forecast remains unsettled over the next few days, so river levels may remain high. We are closely monitoring the situation. This message will be updated by 5pm on Thursday 27/02/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 27 Feb 2020 01:00
River Wye
River levels are high and slowly falling at the Ross on Wye river gauges as a result of recent rainfall. River levels have peaked at the Hay-on-Wye, Bredwardine, Belmont, Old Wye Bridge & Mordiford river gauges & are falling. Ross on Wye peaked at 4.15m on Wednesday morning 26/02/20, Hay on Wye peaked at 3.03m 24/02/20, Bredwardine peaked at 4.97m, Belmont at 5.06m, Old Wye Bridge at 4.56m & Mordiford 4.71m 25/02/20. Flooding may affect low lying land & roads along the River Wye from Hay on Wye to Ross on Wye. Other locations affected may include the A438, Byford, Bredwardine & Hereford. The North River bank footpath in Hereford & King Georges playing fields may flood. Wilton Lane may flood up to the Fishermans Reach junction, Ross. The forecast remains unsettled over the next few days, so river levels may remain high. We are closely monitoring the situation. This message will be updated by 9am Thursday 27/02/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 26 Feb 2020 20:51
River Wye
River levels are high but slowly falling at the Ross on Wye river gauges as a result of recent rainfall. River levels have peaked at the Hay-on-Wye, Bredwardine, Belmont, Old Wye Bridge & Mordiford river gauges & are falling. Ross on Wye peaked at 4.15m on Wednesday morning 26/02/20, Hay on Wye peaked at 3.03m 24/02/20, Bredwardine peaked at 4.97m, Belmont at 5.06m, Old Wye Bridge at 4.56m & Mordiford 4.71m yesterday 25/02/20. Flooding may affect low lying land & roads along the River Wye from Hay on Wye to Ross on Wye. Other locations affected may include the A438, Byford, Bredwardine & Hereford. The North River bank footpath in Hereford & King Georges playing fields may flood. Wilton Lane may flood up to the Fishermans Reach junction, Ross. The forecast remains unsettled over the next few days, so river levels may remain high. We are closely monitoring the situation. This message will be updated by 1am Thursday 27/02/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 26 Feb 2020 16:59
River Wye
River levels are high and slowly falling at the Ross on Wye river gauges as a result of recent rainfall. River levels have peaked at the Hay-on-Wye, Bredwardine, Belmont, Old Wye Bridge & Mordiford river gauges & are falling. Peaks: Ross on Wye peaked at 4.15m overnight on 26/02/20, Hay on Wye peaked at 3.03m 24/02/20, Bredwardine peaked at 4.97m, Belmont at 5.06m, Old Wye Bridge at 4.56m & Mordiford 4.71m yesterday 25/02/20. Flooding may affect low lying land & roads along the River Wye from Hay on Wye to Ross on Wye. Other locations affected may include the A438, Byford, Bredwardine & Hereford. The North River bank footpath in Hereford & King Georges playing fields may flood. Wilton Lane may flood up to the Fishermans Reach junction, Ross. The forecast remains unsettled over the next few days, so river levels may remain high. We are closely monitoring the situation. This message will be updated by 9pm Wednesday 26/02/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 26 Feb 2020 12:58
River Wye
River levels are high and steady at the Ross on Wye river gauges as a result of recent rainfall. River levels have peaked at the Hay-on-Wye, Bredwardine, Belmont, Old Wye Bridge & Mordiford river gauges & are beginning to fall. Peaks: Ross on Wye peaked at 4.15m overnight on 26/02/20, Hay on Wye peaked at 3.03m 24/02/20, Bredwardine peaked at 4.97m, Belmont at 5.06m, Old Wye Bridge at 4.56m & Mordiford 4.71m Tuesday 25/02/20. Flooding may affect low lying land & roads along the River Wye from Hay on Wye to Ross on Wye. Other locations affected may include the A438, Byford, Bredwardine & Hereford. The North River bank footpath in Hereford & King Georges playing fields may flood. Wilton Lane may flood up to the Fishermans Reach junction, Ross. The forecast remains unsettled over the next few days, so river levels may remain high. We are closely monitoring the situation. This message will be updated by 5pm Wednesday 26/02/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 26 Feb 2020 08:12
River Wye
River levels are high and steady at the Ross on Wye river gauges as a result of recent rainfall. River levels have peaked at the Hay-on-Wye, Bredwardine, Belmont, Old Wye Bridge & Mordiford river gauges & are beginning to fall. Peaks: Ross on Wye peaked at 4.15m overnight on 26/02/20, Hay on Wye peaked at 3.03m 24/02/20, Bredwardine peaked at 4.97m, Belmont at 5.06m, Old Wye Bridge at 4.56m & Mordiford 4.71m yesterday Tuesday 25/02/20. Flooding may affect low lying land & roads along the River Wye from Hay on Wye to Ross on Wye. Other locations affected may include the A438, Byford, Bredwardine & Hereford. The North River bank footpath in Hereford & King Georges playing fields may flood. Wilton Lane may flood up to the Fishermans Reach junction, Ross. The forecast remains unsettled over the next few days, so river levels may remain high. We are closely monitoring the situation. This message will be updated by 1pm Wednesday 26/02/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 26 Feb 2020 00:00
River Wye
River levels are rising at the Ross on Wye river gauges as a result of recent rainfall. River levels have peaked at the Hay-on-Wye, Bredwardine, Belmont, Old Wye Bridge & Mordiford river gauges & are beginning to fall. Predicted peak; Ross on Wye 4.1 to 4.3m Wednesday. Peaks: Hay on Wye peaked at 3.03m 24/02/20, Bredwardine peaked at 4.97m, Belmont at 5.06m, Old Wye Bridge at 4.56m & Mordiford 4.71m today 25/02/20. Flooding may affect low lying land & roads along the River Wye from Hay on Wye to Ross on Wye. Other locations affected may include the A438, Byford, Bredwardine & Hereford. The North River bank footpath in Hereford & King Georges playing fields may flood. Wilton Lane may flood up to the Fishermans Reach junction, Ross. The forecast remains unsettled over the next few days, so river levels may remain high. We are closely monitoring the situation. This message will be updated by 8am Wednesday 26/02/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 25 Feb 2020 16:02
River Wye
River levels are rising at the Mordiford & Ross on Wye river gauges as a result of recent rainfall. River levels have peaked at the Hay-on-Wye, Bredwardine, Belmont & Old Wye Bridge river gauges & are beginning to fall. Predicted peaks: Mordiford 4.7 to 4.8m Tuesday afternoon; Ross on Wye 4.0 to 4.1m Wednesday. Peaks: Hay on Wye peaked at 3.03m 24/02/20, Bredwardine peaked at 4.97m, Belmont at 5.06m & Old Wye Bridge at 4.56m today 25/02/20. Flooding may affect low lying land & roads along the River Wye from Hay on Wye to Ross on Wye. Other locations affected may include the A438, Byford, Bredwardine & Hereford. The North River bank footpath in Hereford & King Georges playing fields may flood. Wilton Lane may flood up to the Fishermans Reach junction, Ross. The forecast remains unsettled over the next few days, so river levels may remain high. We are closely monitoring the situation. This message will be updated by midnight, 25/02/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 25 Feb 2020 08:18
River Wye
River levels remain high but are starting to fall at the Bredwardine river gauge and are high & rising slowly at the Belmont, Old Wye Bridge & Mordiford river gauges following recent rainfall. River levels are high but steady at the Ross on Wye river gauge. Bredwardine peaked at 4.98m at 3am this morning; Predicted peaks; Belmont 5.0 to 5.1m Tuesday morning; Old Wye Bridge 4.5m to 4.6m Tuesday morning; Mordiford 4.7 to 4.9m Tuesday evening; Ross on Wye 4.0 to 4.5m Wednesday. Flooding may affect low lying land & roads along the River Wye from Hay on Wye to Ross on Wye. Other locations affected may include the A438, Byford, Bredwardine & Hereford. The North River bank footpath in Hereford & King Georges playing fields may flood. Wilton Lane may flood up to the Fishermans Reach junction, Ross. We are closely monitoring the situation. This message will be updated by 4pm Tuesday, 25/02/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 25 Feb 2020 00:35
River Wye
River levels are high & rising at the Bredwardine, Belmont and Old Wye Bridge & Mordiford river gauges as a result of recent rainfall. River levels are high and steady on the Ross on Wye river gauges. River levels at the Hay-on-Wye gauge are beginning to fall. Predicted peak: Hay on Wye gauge peaked at 3m Monday 25/02/2020; Bredwardine 4.9 to5.1m overnight tonight; Belmont 4.9 to 5.1m Tuesday morning; Old Wye Bridge 4.4m to 4.7m Tuesday morning; Mordiford 4.6 to 4.9m Tuesday evening; Ross on Wye 4.0 to 4.5m Wednesday. Flooding may affect low lying land & roads along the River Wye from Hay on Wye to Ross on Wye. Other locations affected may include the A438, Byford, Bredwardine & Hereford. The North River bank footpath in Hereford & King Georges playing fields may flood. Wilton Lane may flood up to the Fishermans Reach junction, Ross. We are closely monitoring the situation. This message will be updated by 8am Tuesday, 25/02/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 24 Feb 2020 18:56
River Wye
River levels are high & rising at the Hay-On-Wye, Bredwardine, Belmont and Old Wye Bridge river gauges. River levels are currently falling at the Mordiford & Ross on Wye river gauges but due to rise again as a result of rainfall. Predicted peak: Hay on Wye gauge 3.2m to 3.3m this evening; Belmont 5.0m to 5.3m Tuesday morning; Old Wye Bridge 4.4m to 4.7m Tuesday afternoon; Mordiford 4.7 to 5.0m Tuesday evening; Ross on Wye 4.0 to 4.5m Wednesday. Flooding may affect low lying land & roads along the River Wye from Hay on Wye to Ross on Wye. Other locations affected may include the A438, Byford, Bredwardine & Hereford. The North River bank footpath in Hereford & King Georges playing fields may flood. Wilton Lane may flood up to the Fishermans Reach junction, Ross. We are closely monitoring the situation. This message will be updated by 2am Tuesday, 25/02/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 24 Feb 2020 18:07
River Wye
River levels are high & rising at the Hay-On-Wye, Bredwardine and Belmont river gauges. River levels are currently falling at the Old Wye Bridge, Mordiford & Ross on Wye river gauges but due to rise as a result of heavy rainfall. Further rainfall is forecast for the next 48hrs. Predicted peak: Hay on Wye gauge 3.2m to 3.6m this evening; Belmont 5.4m to 5.8m Tuesday morning; Old Wye Bridge 4.8m to 5.2m Tuesday morning; Mordiford 4.9 to 5.4m Tuesday afternoon; Ross on Wye 4.0 to 4.5m Wednesday. Flooding may affect low lying land & roads along the River Wye from Hay on Wye to Ross on Wye. Other locations affected may include the A438, Byford, Bredwardine & Hereford. The North River bank footpath in Hereford & King Georges playing fields may flood. Wilton Lane may flood up to the Fishermans Reach junction, Ross. We are closely monitoring the situation. This message will be updated by 2am Tuesday, 25/02/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 24 Feb 2020 10:03
River Wye
River levels are high but falling at the Hay-On-Wye and Bredwardine river gauges. River levels are rising at the Belmont, Old Wye Bridge, Mordiford & Ross on Wye river gauges as a result of heavy rainfall. Further rainfall is forecast for the next 48hrs which may cause river levels to rise again. Hay on Wye peaked at 2.83m Sunday evening. Belmont peaked, 4.87m this morning, Old Wye Bridge peaked, 4.396m, Mordiford 4.55 to 4.75m on Monday morning, Ross on Wye 3.9 to 4.3m Monday evening. Another peak is expected tomorrow due to forecasted rain. Flooding may affect low lying land & roads along the River Wye from Hay on Wye to Ross on Wye. Other locations affected may include the A438, Byford, Bredwardine & Hereford. The North River bank footpath in Hereford & King Georges playing fields may flood. Wilton Lane may flood up to the Fishermans Reach junction, Ross. We are closely monitoring the situation. Message update by 6pm Monday, 24/02/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 24 Feb 2020 01:43
River Wye
River levels are high but falling at the Hay-On-Wye river gauge, currently peaking at 4.72m at Bredwardine and rising at the Belmont, Old Wye Bridge, Mordiford & Ross on Wye river gauges as a result of heavy rainfall. Further rainfall is forecast for the next 48hrs which may cause river levels to rise again. Hay on Wye peaked at 2.83m Sunday evening. Predicted peaks:-Belmont 4.9 to 5.3m overnight Sunday, Old Wye Bridge 4.6 to 5.1m Monday morning, Mordiford 4.8 to 5.1m on Monday morning, Ross on Wye 4.2 to 4.6m Tuesday. Flooding may affect low lying land & roads along the River Wye from Hay on Wye to Ross on Wye. Other locations affected may include the A438, Byford, Bredwardine & Hereford. The North River bank footpath in Hereford & King Georges playing fields may flood. Wilton Lane may flood up to the Fishermans Reach junction, Ross. We are closely monitoring the situation. This message will be updated by 10am Monday, 24/02/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 23 Feb 2020 17:24
River Wye
River levels are rising at the Hay-On-Wye, Bredwardine, Belmont Old Wye Bridge, Mordiford & Ross on Wye river gauges as a result of overnight rainfall. Further rainfall is forecast for the next 24hrs which may cause river levels to rise again. Predicted peaks: Hay on Wye 2.6 to 3m this evening, Bredwardine 4.6 to 5m this evening, Belmont 4.9 to 5.3m overnight Sunday, Old Wye Bridge 4.6 to 5.1m Monday morning, Mordiford 4.8 to 5.1m on Monday morning, Ross on Wye 4.2 to 4.6m Tuesday, 25/02/2020. Flooding may affect low lying land & roads along the River Wye from Hay on Wye to Ross on Wye. Other locations affected may include the A438, Byford, Bredwardine & Hereford. The North River bank footpath in Hereford & King Georges playing fields may flood. Wilton Lane may flood up to the Fishermans Reach junction, Ross. We are closely monitoring the situation. This message will be updated by 2am Monday, 24/02/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 23 Feb 2020 09:54
River Wye
River levels are rising at the Hay-On-Wye river gauge following overnight rainfall. Levels at the Bredwardine, Belmont Old Wye Bridge, Mordiford & Ross on Wye river gauges are predicted to continue to rise. Further rainfall is forecast next week. Predicted peaks:- Hay on Wye 2.6 to 3m this afternoon Sunday 23/02/2020, Bredwardine 4.6 to 5m this evening, Belmont 4.9 to 5.3m overnight, Old Wye Bridge 4.6 to 5.1m overnight, Mordiford 4.8 to 5.1m overnight Monday 24/02/2020 & Ross on Wye 4.2 to 4.6m Tuesday 25/02/2020. Flooding is affecting low lying land & roads along the River Wye from Hay on Wye to Ross on Wye. Other locations affected may include the A438, Byford, Bredwardine & Hereford. The North River bank footpath in Hereford & King Georges playing fields may flood. Wilton Lane may flood up to the Fishermans Reach junction, Ross. We are closely monitoring the situation. This message will be updated by 5PM Sunday 23/02/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 22 Feb 2020 18:34
River Wye
River levels are rising at the Hay-On-Wye river gauge following recent rainfall. Levels at the Bredwardine, Belmont Old Wye Bridge, Mordiford & Ross on Wye river gauges are rising. Further rainfall is forecast over the weekend. Predicted peaks:- Hay on Wye 2.08 at 14:30, Bredwardine 3.8 to 4.0m this evening, Belmont 3.9 to 4.2m & Old Wye Bridge 3.5 to 3.8m. Mordiford 4.3 to 4.7m overnight & Ross on Wye 4.0 to 4.4m Sunday pm Due to forecast rain a further higher peak is expected to occur on Monday into Tuesday. Flooding is affecting low lying land & roads along the River Wye from Hay on Wye to Ross on Wye. Other locations affected may include the A438, Byford, Bredwardine & Hereford. The North River bank footpath in Hereford & King Georges playing fields may flood. Wilton lane may flood up to the Fishermans Reach junction, Ross. We are closely monitoring the situation. This message will be updated by 10 am Sunday 23/02/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 22 Feb 2020 09:29
River Wye
River levels are rising at the Hay-On-Wye river gauge following recent rainfall. Levels at the Bredwardine, Belmont Old Wye Bridge, Mordiford & Ross on Wye river gauges are predicted to rise from this Saturday pm, 22/2/2020. Further rainfall is forecast over the weekend. Predicted peaks:- Hay on Wye 1.8 to 2.2m Saturday pm, Bredwardine 3.8 to 4.2m Saturday pm, Belmont 4.0 to 4.5m & Old Wye Bridge 3.5 to 4.0m Saturday pm. Mordiford 4.3 to 4.7m Sunday am & Ross on Wye 4.0 to 4.4m Sunday pm Flooding is affecting low lying land & roads along the River Wye from Hay on Wye to Ross on Wye. Other locations affected may include the A438, Byford, Bredwardine & Hereford. The North River bank footpath in Hereford & King Georges playing fields may flood. Wilton lane may flood up to the Fishermans Reach junction, Ross. We are closely monitoring the situation. This message will be updated by 9pm Saturday 22/02/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 22 Feb 2020 01:22
River Wye
River levels are forecast to rise at the Hay-On-Wye, Bredwardine, Belmont, Old Wye Bridge, Mordiford & Ross on Wye river gauges due to recent & forecast rainfall. Flooding is affecting low lying land & roads along the River Wye from Hay on Wye to Ross on Wye. Other locations that may be affected include the A438, Byford, Bredwardine & Hereford. The North River bank footpath in Hereford & King Georges playing fields may flood. Wilton lane may flood up to the Fishermans Reach junction, Ross. Predicted peaks:- Hay on Wye 1.8m to 2.2m Saturday morning, Bredwardine 3.8m to 4.2m Saturday afternoon, Belmont 4.0m to 4.5m & Old Wye Bridge 3.5m to 4.0m Saturday evening. Mordiford 4.3m to 4.8m & Ross on Wye 3.8m to 4.3m Sunday. Further rainfall is forecast over the weekend. We expect river levels to remain high over the weekend & into next week. We are closely monitoring the situation. This message will be updated by 10am Saturday 22/02/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 21 Feb 2020 18:17
River Wye
River levels are forecast to rise at the Hay-On-Wye, Bredwardine, Belmont, Old Wye Bridge, Mordiford & Ross on Wye river gauges due to recent & forecast rainfall. Flooding is affecting low lying land & roads along the River Wye from Hay on Wye to Ross on Wye. Other locations that may be affected include the A438, Byford, Bredwardine & Hereford. The North River bank footpath in Hereford & King Georges playing fields may flood. Wilton lane may flood up to the Fishermans Reach junction, Ross. Predicted peaks:- Hay on Wye 1.8m to 2.2m Saturday morning, Bredwardine 3.8m to 4.2m Saturday afternoon, Belmont 4.0m to 4.5m & Old Wye Bridge 3.5m to 4.0m Saturday evening. Mordiford 4.3m to 4.8m & Ross on Wye 3.8m to 4.3m Sunday. Further rainfall is forecast over the weekend. We expect river levels to remain high over the weekend & into next week. We are closely monitoring the situation. This message will be updated by 2am Saturday 22/02/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 21 Feb 2020 09:56
River Wye
River levels are currently rising at the Ross on wye river gauge and remain high at other gauge locations. Flooding is affecting low lying land and roads along the River Wye from Hay on Wye to Ross on Wye. Locations include Byford, Bredwardine, Hereford, and Wilton lane up to the junction with Fishermans Reach. Ross. Road closures and diversions on the main, A438, may also be in force. Further rainfall is forecast tonight into Saturday, 22/02/20, which may cause river levels to rise further. Predicted peaks: 22/02/20. Hay on Wye 1.8 to 2.2m. Bredwardine 3.8 to 4.2m. Belmont 4.0 to 4.5m. 23/02/20. Mordiford 4.3 to 4.8m. Ross on Wye 3.8 to 4.3m. Further rainfall Saturday to Monday may cause further river level rises. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses and plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers. This message will be updated by 6pm on Friday 21/02/20 or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 21 Feb 2020 01:45
River Wye
River levels are high but steady at the Hay-On-Wye river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Flooding continues. Flooding is affecting low lying land and roads along the River Wye from Hay on Wye to Ross on Wye. Locations that may be affected include the A438, Byford, Bredwardine and Hereford. Wilton lane may be flooded up to the junction with Fishermans Reach, Ross. Hay on Wye peaked at 2.03m Thursday evening. Predicted peaks:- Bredwardine 3.9 to 4.2m Friday early morning, Belmont 4.0 to 4.5m Friday morning, Old Wye Bridge 3.7 to 4.2m Friday morning, Mordiford 4.0 to 4.5m Friday morning, and Ross on Wye 3.6 to 4.1m Friday. Further rainfall is forecast over the next 48 hours. We expect river levels to remain high over the next few days. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses and avoid contact with flood water. This message will be updated by 10am Friday 21/02/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 20 Feb 2020 18:14
River Wye
River levels are forecast to rise at the Hay-On-Wye river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Flooding continues. Flooding is affecting low lying land and roads along the River Wye from Hay on Wye to Ross on Wye. Locations that may be affected include the A438, Byford, Bredwardine and Hereford. Wilton lane may be flooded up to the junction with Fishermans Reach, Ross. Predicted peaks:- Hay on Wye 1.8 to 2.3m Thursday evening, Bredwardine 3.9 to 4.4 Friday early morning, Belmont 4.4 to 4.9m Friday morning, Old Wye Bridge 4.1 to 4.6m Friday morning, Mordiford 4.6 to 5.1m Friday morning, and Ross on Wye 4.0 to 4.5m Friday. Further rainfall is forecast over the next 48 hours. We expect river levels to remain high over the next few days. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses and avoid contact with flood water. This message will be updated by 2am Friday 21/02/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 20 Feb 2020 09:36
River Wye
River levels remain high at the Mordiford and Ross on Wye river gauges as a result of recent rainfall. Consequently flooding continues. Flooding is affecting low lying land and roads along the River Wye from Hay on Wye to Ross on Wye. Locations that may be affected include Byford, Bredwardine, Hereford, and Wilton lane up to the junction with Fishermans Reach. Ross. Road closures and diversions on the main, A438, may also be in force. Further rainfall is forecast over the next 48 hours which is likely to keep river levels elevated. Subsequently, we expect river levels to remain high over the next few days. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please avoid contact with flood water. This message will be updated by 6pm on Thursday 20/02/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 20 Feb 2020 01:34
River Wye
River levels remain high but are beginning to fall at the Mordiford and Ross on Wye river gauges as a result of heavy rainfall. Flooding continues. However further rainfall is forecast over the next 48 hours, which may keep river levels high. Flooding is affecting low lying land and roads along the River Wye from Hay on Wye to Ross on Wye. Other locations that may be affected include the A438, Byford, Bredwardine and Hereford. Wilton lane may be flooded up to the junction with Fishermans Reach, Ross. Road closures and diversions on the main, A438, may be in force. We expect river levels to remain high over the next few days . We are closely monitoring the situation. Please avoid contact with flood water. This message will be updated by 10 am on Thursday 20/02/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 19 Feb 2020 18:15
River Wye
River levels remain high but are beginning to fall at the Mordiford and Ross on Wye river gauges as a result of heavy rainfall. Flooding continues. However further rainfall is forecast over the next 48 hours, which may keep river levels high. Flooding is affecting low lying land and roads along the River Wye from Hay on Wye to Ross on Wye. Other locations that may be affected include the A438, Byford, Bredwardine and Hereford. Wilton lane may be flooded up to the junction with Fishermans Reach, Ross. Road closures and diversions on the main, A438, may be in force. We expect river levels to remain high over the next few days . We are closely monitoring the situation. Please avoid contact with flood water. This message will be updated by 2am on Thursday 20/02/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 19 Feb 2020 11:55
River Wye
River levels remain high and are falling steadily at the Bredwardine river gauge. Flooding is affecting low lying land & roads along the River Wye from Hay on Wye to Ross on Wye. Other locations that may be affected include the main A438 between Letton and Willersey, Byford, Bredwardine and Hereford. Road closures and diversions on the main A438 may be in force. Scattered showers are expected this morning with further prolonged rainfall forecast this afternoon and overnight 19/02/2020. We expect river levels to remain high for the next few days. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded and avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses. This message will be updated by 6pm on Wednesday 19/02/2020 or as the situation changes


Flood Alert issued on 19 Feb 2020 02:20
River Wye
River levels remain high at the Bredwardine river gauge. Flooding is affecting low lying land & roads along the River Wye from Hay on Wye to Ross on Wye. Other locations that may be affected include the main A438 between Letton and Willersey, Byford, Bredwardine and Hereford. Road closures and diversions on the main A438 may be in force. Scattered showers are expected over the next 24 hours with further prolonged rainfall forecast from midday on Wednesday 19/02/2020. We expect river levels to remain high for the next few days. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded and avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses. This message will be updated by 12pm on Wednesday 19/02/2020 or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 18 Feb 2020 19:36
River Wye
River levels remain high but are falling at the Ross-On-Wye river gauge following Storm Dennis. River levels at Hay-on-Wye are starting to slowly rise again following more recent rainfall. The risk of flooding is expected to continue. Flooding is affecting low lying land and roads along the River Wye from Hay on Wye to Ross on Wye. Other locations that may be affected include the A438, Byford, Bredwardine and Hereford. Hay on Wye peaked at 5.1m on Sunday, Belmont peaked at 6.99m Monday, Old Wye Bridge peaked at 6.11m Monday and Mordiford peaked at 5.5m on Monday. No peak is available for Ross on Wye. Further rainfall is forecast over the next 48 hours. We expect river levels to remain high for a couple of days. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please avoid using low lying roads and footpaths near local watercourses and avoid contact with flood water. This message will be updated by 4am on 19/02/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 18 Feb 2020 12:09
River Wye
River levels remain high but are beginning to fall at the Ross-On-Wye river gauge as a result of persistent heavy rainfall. However, the risk of flooding is expected to continue. Flooding is affecting low lying land and roads along the River Wye from Hay on Wye to Ross on Wye. Other locations that may be affected include the A438, Byford, Bredwardine and Hereford. Hay on Wye peaked at 5.1m on Sunday, Bredwardine peak unavailable, Belmont peaked at 6.99m Monday, Old Wye Bridge peaked at 6.11m Monday and Mordiford peaked at 5.5m on Monday. No peak is available for Ross on Wye. Further rainfall is forecast over the next 48 hours. We expect river levels to remain high for a couple of days. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please avoid using low lying roads and footpaths near local watercourses and avoid contact with flood water. This message will be updated by 8pm on 18/02/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 17 Feb 2020 19:36
River Wye
River levels remain high but are beginning to fall at the Bredwardine river gauge. Flooding is affecting low lying land & roads along the River Wye from Hay on Wye to Ross on Wye. Other locations that may be affected include the main A438 between Letton and Willersey, Byford, Bredwardine and Hereford. Road closures and diversions on the main A438 may be in force. Predicted peaks:- Hay on Wye, Bredwardine, Belmont (gauge failed) & Old Wye Bridge have peaked, Mordiford is peaking now, Monday evening 17/02/20. Ross on Wye 4.8m to 5.1m Monday evening (gauge failed). Further light rainfall is forecast over the next 12 hours. We expect river levels to remain high for the next few days. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded and avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses. This message will be updated by 12pm on Tuesday 18/02/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 17 Feb 2020 11:54
River Wye
River levels are peaking at the Hay-On-Wye river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Flooding is affecting low lying land and roads along the River Wye from Hay on Wye to Ross on Wye. Other locations that may be affected include the main A438 between Letton and Willersey, Byford, Bredwardine and Hereford. Road closures and diversions on the main A438 may be in force. Predicted peaks:- Bredwardine and Belmont (gauge failed) has peaked, Old Wye Bridge is peaking now at 6.11m midday Monday, Mordiford 5.5 to 5.8m expected by Monday evening. Further light rainfall is forecast over the next 24 hours. We expect river levels to remain high for the next few days. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded and avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses. This message will be updated by 7pm on Monday 17/02/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 17 Feb 2020 02:59
River Wye
River levels are peaking at the Hay-On-Wye river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Flooding is affecting low lying land and roads along the River Wye from Hay on Wye to Ross on Wye. Other locations that may be affected include the main A438 between Letton and Willersey, Byford, Bredwardine and Hereford. Road closures and diversions on the main A438 may be in force. Predicted peaks:- Bredwardine 6.7 to 6.8m currently peaking, Belmont 6.5 to 6.7m currently peaking, Old Wye Bridge 5.7 to 5.9m Monday morning, Mordiford 5.5 to 5.8m Monday morning. Further light rainfall is forecast over the next 24 hours. We expect river levels to remain high for the next few days. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded and avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses. This message will be updated by 12am on Monday 17/02/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 16 Feb 2020 19:23
River Wye
River levels are peaking at the Hay-On-Wye river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Flooding is affecting low lying land and roads along the River Wye from Hay on Wye to Ross on Wye. Other locations that may be affected include the main A438 between Letton and Willersey, Byford, Bredwardine and Hereford. Road closures and diversions on the main A438 may be in force. Predicted peaks:- Hay on Wye 5 to 5.1m Sunday evening, Bredwardine 6.7 to 6.8m Sunday evening, Belmont 6.4 to 6.6m Sunday evening and Old Wye Bridge 5.6 to 5.9m Monday night, Mordiford 5.7 to 6.0m Monday morning. Further light rainfall is forecast over the next 24 hours. We expect river levels to remain high for the next few days. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded and avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses. This message will be updated by 4am on Monday 17/02/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 16 Feb 2020 09:00
River Wye
River levels are rising at the Hay-On-Wye river gauge as a result of persistent heavy rainfall. Flooding is affecting low lying land and roads along the River Wye from Hay on Wye to Ross on Wye. Other locations that may be affected include the main A438 between Letton and Willersey, Byford, Bredwardine and Hereford. Road closures and diversions on the main A438 may be in force. Predicted peaks for Sunday 16/02/20:- Hay on Wye 4.6 to 5m Sunday evening, Bredwardine 6.1 to 6.5m Sunday evening, Belmont 5.5 to 6m Sunday evening and Old Wye Bridge 5.4 to 5.8m Monday morning, Mordiford 5.1 to 5.5m Monday morning. Further heavy rainfall is forecast over the next 12 hours. We expect river levels to remain high for the next few days. Please plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded and avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses. This message will be updated by 5pm on 16/02/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 15 Feb 2020 18:22
River Wye
River levels have risen at the Hay-On-Wye river gauge as a result of persistent heavy rainfall. The risk of flooding remains. Flooding is affecting low lying land and roads along the River Wye from Hay on Wye to Ross on Wye. Other locations that may be affected include the A438, Byford, Bredwardine and Hereford. Predicted peaks foe Sunday 16/02/20:- Hay on Wye 4.1 to 4.5m Sunday morning, Bredwardine 6.3 to 6.5m, Belmont 6.3 to 6.7m and Old Wye Bridge 5.4 to 5.8m on Sunday afternoon, Mordiford 5.3 to 5.7m Monday morning, 17/02/20. Further heavy rainfall is forecast over the next 12 hours. We expect river levels to remain high for the next few days. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded and avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses. This message will be updated by 9am on 16/02/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 15 Feb 2020 08:44
River Wye
River levels are currently steady on the River Wye gauges. However Storm Dennis is forecast to bring heavy rainfall over the weekend. Heavy rain is expected from Saturday afternoon into Sunday, which is forecast to cause river levels to rise. We are closely monitoring the situation and liaising with our professional partners. We will issue updates to this message and issue flood warnings if necessary. You can monitor your local weather conditions and river levels on the GOV.UK website. Flooding may consequently affect low lying land and roads along the River Wye from Hay on Wye to Ross on Wye. Other locations that may be affected include the A438, Byford, Bredwardine and Hereford. Please plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded and avoid contact with flood water. This message will be updated by 6pm Saturday 15/02/20 or if the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 14 Feb 2020 18:01
River Wye
River levels are currently falling on the River Wye gauges. However Storm Dennis is forecast to bring heavy rainfall over the weekend, which is forecast to cause river levels to rise. We are closely monitoring the situation and liaising with our professional partners. We will issue updates to this message and issue flood warnings if necessary. You can monitor your local weather conditions and river levels on the GOV.UK website. Flooding may consequently affect low lying land and roads along the River Wye from Hay on Wye to Ross on Wye. Other locations that may be affected include the A438, Byford, Bredwardine and Hereford. Please plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded and avoid contact with flood water. This message will be updated by 9am Saturday 15/02/20 or if the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 14 Feb 2020 12:27
River Wye
River levels have risen at the Ross on Wye river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland is possible this afternoon, Friday 14/02/19. Flooding is affecting low lying land and roads along the River Wye from Hay on Wye to Ross on Wye. Other locations that may be affected include the A438, Byford, Bredwardine and Hereford. Predicted peaks:- Ross on Wye peaked at 3.2m this morning, 14/02/20. During Saturday afternoon and overnight into Sunday, Storm Dennis brings locally heavy rain. Widespread rain falling on already sensitive catchments will increase the risk of flood impacts. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are checking defences. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses and plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded. This message will be updated by 6pm on 14/02/20 or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 14 Feb 2020 06:54
River Wye
River levels have risen at the Ross on Wye river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland is possible this morning, Friday 14/02/19. Flooding is affecting low lying land and roads along the River Wye from Hay on Wye to Ross on Wye. Other locations that may be affected include the A438, Byford, Bredwardine and Hereford. Predicted peaks:- Ross on Wye 3.0m to 3.3m this morning, 14/02/20. During Saturday afternoon and overnight into Sunday Storm Dennis brings locally heavy rain. Widespread rain falling on already sensitive catchments will increase the risk of flood impacts. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are checking defences. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses and plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded. This message will be updated by 13:00 on 14/02/20 or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 11 Feb 2020 07:57
River Wye
River levels are high but beginning to fall at the Ross on Wye river gauge as a result of Storm Ciara. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland is possible over the next few days. Flooding is affecting low lying land and roads along the River Wye from Hay on Wye to Ross on Wye. Other locations that may be affected include the A438, Byford, Bredwardine and Hereford. The footpath on the North River bank in Hereford and King Georges playing fields start to flood. Predicted peaks:- Hay on Wye peaked at 2.72m and Bredwardine and Belmont both peaked at 4.67m on 10/02/20, Old Wye Bridge peaked at 4.21m 10/02/20, Mordiford peaked at 4.35m 10/02/20, Ross on Wye peaked at 3.77m 10/02/20. Further rainfall is forecast over the next 24 hours with weather conditions remaining unsettled. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses. This message will be updated by 6pm on 11/02/20, or as the situation changes


Flood Alert issued on 10 Feb 2020 17:00
River Wye
River levels are high but beginning to fall at the Old Wye Bridge river gauge as a result of Storm Ciara. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland is possible over the next few days. Flooding is affecting low lying land and roads along the River Wye from Hay on Wye to Ross on Wye. Other locations that may be affected include the A438, Byford, Bredwardine and Hereford. The footpath on the North River bank in Hereford and King Georges playing fields start to flood. Predicted peaks:- Hay on Wye peaked at 2.72m and Bredwardine and Belmont both peaked at 4.67m on 10/02, Old Wye Bridge peaked at 4.21m 10/02, Mordiford 4.3m to 4.5m 10/02, Ross on Wye 3.7m to 4.1m on 11/02. Further rainfall is forecast over the next 24 hours with weather conditions remaining unsettled. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses. This message will be updated by 9am on 11/02/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 10 Feb 2020 12:28
River Wye
River levels have risen at the Old Wye Bridge river gauge as a result of Storm Ciara. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland is possible from today 10/02/20 over the next few days. Flooding is affecting low lying land and roads along the River Wye from Hay on Wye to Ross on Wye. Other locations that may be affected include the A438, Byford, Bredwardine and Hereford. The footpath on the North River bank in Hereford and King Georges playing fields start to flood. Predicted peaks:- Hay on Wye peaked at 2.72m and Bredwardine and Belmont both peaked at 4.67m on 10/02, Old Wye Bridge peaked at 4.21m 10/02, Mordiford 4.3m to 4.5m 10/02, Ross on Wye 3.6m to 4.1m on 11/02. Further rainfall is forecast over the next 24 hours with weather conditions remaining unsettled. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses. This message will be updated by 18:00 on 10/02/20, or as the situation changes


Flood Alert issued on 10 Feb 2020 08:53
River Wye
River levels have risen at the Old Wye Bridge river gauge as a result of Storm Ciara. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland is possible from today 10/02/20 over the next few days. Flooding is affecting low lying land and roads along the River Wye from Hay on Wye to Ross on Wye. Other locations that may be affected include the A438, Byford, Bredwardine and Hereford. The footpath on the North River bank in Hereford and King Georges playing fields start to flood. Predicted peaks:- Hay on Wye peaked at 2.72m and Bredwardine peaked at 4.67m on 10/02, Belmont 4.6m to 4.8m on 10/02, Old Wye Bridge 4.2m to 4.3m on 10/02, Mordiford 4.2m to 4.4m 10/02, Ross on Wye 3.6m to 4.1m on 11/02. Further rainfall is forecast over the next 24 hours with weather conditions remaining unsettled. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses. This message will be updated by 14:00 on 10/02/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 9 Feb 2020 19:38
River Wye
River levels are rising at the Old Wye Bridge river gauge as a result of Storm Ciara. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland is occurring. Flooding is affecting low lying land and roads along the River Wye from Hay on Wye to Ross on Wye. Other locations that may be affected include the A438, Byford, Bredwardine and Hereford. The footpath on the North River bank in Hereford and King Georges playing fields start to flood. Predicted peaks:- Hay on Wye 2.7m to 2.8m this evening,09/02, Bredwardine 4.6m to 5.0m overnight 09/02, Belmont 4.4m to 4.8m early Monday morning,10/02, Old Wye Bridge 3.9m to 4.3m Monday morning,10/02, Mordiford 4.3m to 4.8m Monday,10/02, Ross on Wye 3.6m to 4.1m Monday afternoon,10/02. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are liaising with emergency services. This message will be updated before 9am on Monday 10/02.


Flood Alert issued on 9 Feb 2020 12:59
River Wye
River levels are forecast to rise at the Old Wye Bridge river gauge as a result of Storm Ciara. Consequently, flooding of property, roads and farmland is possible to begin between 18:00 today and 18:00 tomorrow, 10/02/20. Flooding is affecting low lying land and roads along the River Wye from Hay on Wye to Ross on Wye. Other locations that may be affected include the A438, Byford, Bredwardine and Hereford. The footpath on the North River bank in Hereford and King Georges playing fields start to flood. Predicted peaks:- Hay on Wye 3.0m to 3.5m at 18:00 on 09/02, Bredwardine 5.4m to 5.9m at 23:00 on 09/02, Belmont 5.1m to 5.6m at 06:00 on 10/02, Old Wye Bridge 4.6m to 5.1m at 06:00 on 10/02, Mordiford 4.6m to 5.1m at 08:00 on 10/02, Ross on Wye 4.0m to 4.5m at 18:00 on 10/02. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are liaising with emergency services. This message will be updated before 8pm today


Flood Alert issued on 9 Feb 2020 08:00
River Wye
River levels are forecast to rise at the Old Wye Bridge river gauge as a result of Storm Ciara. Consequently, flooding of property/roads and farmland is possible to begin between 18:00 today and 18:00 tomorrow, 10/02/20. Flooding is affecting low lying land and roads along the River Wye from Hay on Wye to Ross on Wye. Other locations that may be affected include the A438, Byford, Bredwardine and Hereford. The footpath on the North River bank in Hereford and King Georges playing fields start to flood. Predicted peaks:- Hay on Wye 3.0m to 3.5m at 18:00 on 09/02, Bredwardine 5.4m to 5.9m at 23:00 on 09/02, Belmont 5.1m to 5.6m at 06:00 on 10/02, Old Wye Bridge 4.6m to 5.1m at 06:00 on 10/02, Mordiford 4.6m to 5.1m at 08:00 on 10/02, Ross on Wye 4.0m to 4.5m at 18:00 on 10/02. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are liaising with emergency services. This message will be updated before 2pm today


Flood Alert issued on 8 Feb 2020 14:19
River Wye
This flood alert has been issued as Storm Ciara is forecast to bring heavy and strong winds to your area overnight Saturday night and into Sunday afternoon. There is uncertainty over the amount and location of rainfall expected. Where intense rainfall does occur, flooding of low lying land can be expected. Surface water flooding may also occur. We urge you to remain vigilant and avoid walking and driving through flood water. We are continuing to monitor the situation closely and are liaising with our professional partners. We will issue updates to this message and flood warnings if necessary. Further rain is forecast for Monday with unsettled conditions continuing into next week. You can monitor your local weather conditions and river levels on the GOV.UK website.


Flood Alert issued on 17 Jan 2020 08:51
River Wye
River levels have peaked and are beginning to fall on the Wye river gauges as a result of heavy rainfall. Flooding of roads and farmland is receding. Flooding is affecting low lying land and roads along the River Wye from Hay on Wye to Ross on Wye. Other locations that may be affected include the A438, Byford, Bredwardine and Hereford. Based on forecast rain levels may rise again at; Hay on Wye 1.5 to 1.7m this afternoon, Bredwardine 2.9 to 3.2m this evening, Belmont 3.3 to 3.5m early hours of 18/01/20, Old Wye Bridge 2.8 to 3.1m by 8am on 18/01/20, Mordiford 3.5 to 3.8m by 12:00 on 18/01/2020, Ross on Wye 3.0 to 3.4m by afternoon of 18/01/20. We expect river levels to remain high until Sunday 19/01/20 with further rainfall forecast today. Please avoid using low lying footpaths and roads near local watercourses. This message will be updated by 5pm on 17/01/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 16 Jan 2020 16:33
River Wye
River levels have peaked and are beginning to fall on the Wye river gauges as a result of heavy rainfall. Flooding of roads and farmland is receding. Flooding is affecting low lying land and roads along the River Wye from Hay on Wye to Ross on Wye. Other locations that may be affected include the A438, Byford, Bredwardine and Hereford. Based on forecast rain levels may rise again at; Hay on Wye 1.7 to 2.0m on 17/01/20, Bredwardine 3.5 to 3.9m early hours of 18/01/20, Belmont 3.9 to 4.0m early hours of 18/01/20, Old Wye Bridge 3.2 to 3.5m by 8am on 18/01/20, Mordiford 3.7 to 3.9m by 11:00 on 18/01/2020, Ross on Wye 2.8 to 3.0m by afternoon of 18/01/20. We expect river levels to remain high until Sunday 19/01/20 with further rainfall forecast this evening. Please avoid using low lying footpaths and roads near local watercourses. This message will be updated by 9am on 17/01/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 16 Jan 2020 08:38
River Wye
River levels have peaked and are beginning to fall on the Wye river gauges as a result of heavy rainfall. Flooding of roads and farmland continues. Flooding is affecting low lying land and roads along the River Wye from Hay on Wye to Ross on Wye. Other locations that may be affected include the A438, Byford, Bredwardine and Hereford. Hay on Wye peaked at 2.51m at 11:30pm on 14/01/20, Bredwardine peaked at 4.6 at 5:30am on 15/01/20, Belmont peaked at 4.6m at noon on 15/01/20, Old Wye Bridge peaked at 4.15m at noon on 15/01/20, Mordiford peaked at 4.46m at 13:30 on 15/01/2020, Ross on Wye peaked at 3.85m this morning. We expect river levels to remain high until Friday 17/01/20 with further rainfall forecast today. Please avoid using low lying footpaths and roads near local watercourses. This message will be updated by 5pm on 16/01/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 15 Jan 2020 16:55
River Wye
River levels have peaked and are beginning to fall on the Wye river gauges as a result of heavy rainfall. Flooding of roads and farmland continues. Flooding is affecting low lying land and roads along the River Wye from Hay on Wye to Ross on Wye. Other locations that may be affected include the A438, Byford, Bredwardine and Hereford. Hay on Wye peaked at 2.51m at 11:30pm on 14/01/20, Bredwardine peaked at 4.6 at 5:30am on 15/01/20, Belmont peaked at 4.6m at noon on 15/01/20, Old Wye Bridge peaked at 4.15m at noon on 15/01/20, Mordiford peaked at 4.46m at 13:30 on 15/01/2020, Ross on Wye expected peak 3.8 to 4.1m by this evening. We expect river levels to remain high until Thursday 16/01/20 with further rainfall forecast on Thursday afternoon. Please avoid using low lying footpaths and roads near local watercourses. This message will be updated by 9am on 16/01/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 15 Jan 2020 09:13
River Wye
River levels are rising at the Ross-On-Wye river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Flooding of roads and farmland continues. Flooding is affecting low lying land and roads along the River Wye from Hay on Wye to Ross on Wye. Other locations that may be affected include the A438, Byford, Bredwardine and Hereford. Predicted peaks for Wednesday 15/01/20:- Hay on Wye peaked at 2.51m at 11:30pm on 14/01/20, Bredwardine peaked at 4.6 at 5:30am on 15/01/20, Belmont 4.5 to 4.6m, Old Wye Bridge 4.15 to 4.25m, Mordiford 4.3 to 4.5m, Ross on Wye 3.4 to 3.7m. We expect river levels to remain high until Thursday 16/01/20 with further rainfall forecast on Thursday afternoon. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please avoid using low lying footpaths and roads near local watercourses. This message will be updated by 5pm on 15/01/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 14 Jan 2020 19:02
River Wye
River levels are rising at the Hay-On-Wye river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Flooding of roads and farmland could begin between 9 and 11pm tonight, 14/01/20. Flooding is affecting low lying land and roads along the River Wye from Hay on Wye to Ross on Wye. Other locations that may be affected include the A438, Byford, Bredwardine and Hereford. Predicted peaks for Wednesday 15/01/20:- Hay on Wye 2.3 to 2.5m at 1am, Bredwardine 4.4 to 4.6m at 6am, Belmont 4.5 to 4.7m at 10am, Old Wye Bridge 4.1 to 4.3m at 10:30am, Mordiford 4.4 to 4.6m at midday. Further rainfall is forecast over the next 12 hours. We expect river levels to remain high until Thursday 16/01/20. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please avoid using low lying footpaths and roads near local watercourses. This message will be updated by 9am on 15/01/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 13 Jan 2020 20:06
River Wye
River levels are forecast to rise at the Hay-On-Wye river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland is expected from early tuesday morning, 14/01/20. Flooding is affecting low lying land and roads along the River Wye from Hay on Wye to Ross on Wye. Other locations that may be affected include the A438, Byford, Bredwardine and Hereford. Predicted peaks Hay on Wye 1.8 – 2.2m early Tuesday morning, Bredwardine 3.6m to 4.0m late Tuesday morning, Belmont 3.6 to 4.0m Tuesday afternoon, Old Wye Bridge 2.9 to 3.3m Tuesday afternoon, Mordiford 3.3 – 3.7mTuesday evening, Ross on Wye 2.9 – 3.3m Tuesday night. Further rainfall is forecast over the next 24 hours. We expect river levels to remain high over the next two days. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses. This message will be updated by 9am on 14/01/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 12 Jan 2020 08:10
River Wye
River levels are rising at the Hay-On-Wye river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland is expected to begin from this morning, Sunday, 12/01/20. Flooding is affecting low lying land and roads along the River Wye from Hay on Wye to Ross on Wye. Other locations that may be affected include the A438, Byford, Bredwardine and Hereford. Predicted peaks:- Hay on Wye 1.9m to 2.2m on Sunday afternoon, Bredwardine 4.2m to 4.5m Sunday afternoon, Belmont 4.1m to 4.3m Sunday evening, Old Wye Bridge 3.7m to 3.9m Sunday evening. Further rainfall is forecast over the next 2 days. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses and plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded. This message will be updated by 4pm on Sunday 12/01/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 11 Jan 2020 17:14
River Wye
River levels are forecast to rise at the Hay-On-Wye river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland is expected to begin from 06:00 Sunday morning, 12/01/20. Flooding is affecting low lying land and roads along the River Wye from Hay on Wye to Ross on Wye. Other locations that may be affected include the A438, Byford, Bredwardine and Hereford. Predicted peaks:- Hay on Wye 2.1m to 2.4m on Sunday morning, Bredwardine 4.6m to 4.9m Sunday afternoon, Belmont 4.4m to 4.7m Sunday afternoon, Old Wye Bridge 4.1m to 4.3m Sunday evening. Further rainfall is forecast over the next 2 days. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses and plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded. This message will be updated by 08:00 on Sunday 12/01/20, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 23 Dec 2019 07:55
River Wye
River levels are high but falling slowly at the Hay on Wye, Bredwardine, Belmont, Old Wye Bridge, Mordiford & Ross-On-Wye river gauges, as a result of heavy rainfall. Flooding continues. Flooding is affecting low lying land & roads along the River Wye from Hay on Wye to Ross on Wye. Other locations that may be affected include the A438, Byford, Bredwardine and Hereford. Peaks:- Hay on Wye peaked at 2.47m on Friday, 20/12/19, Bredwardine peaked at 4.74m Friday 20/12/19, Belmont peaked at 4.83m Friday, 20/12/19, Old Wye Bridge peaked at 4.58m on Friday, 20/12/19, Mordiford peaked at 4.79m on Friday, 20/12/19., Ross on Wye peaked at 4.29 on Saturday, 21/12/19. Further rainfall is forecast over the next 48 hours. We expect river levels to remain high over the next few days. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please avoid contact with flood water. This message will be updated by 5pm on Monday 23/12/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 22 Dec 2019 16:14
River Wye
River levels are high but falling slowly at the Hay on Wye, Bredwardine, Belmont, Old Wye Bridge, Mordiford & Ross-On-Wye river gauges, as a result of heavy rainfall. Flooding continues. Flooding is affecting low lying land & roads along the River Wye from Hay on Wye to Ross on Wye. Other locations that may be affected include the A438, Byford, Bredwardine and Hereford. Peaks:- Hay on Wye peaked at 2.47m on Friday, 20/12/19, Bredwardine peaked at 4.74m Friday 20/12/19, Belmont peaked at 4.83m Friday, 20/12/19, Old Wye Bridge peaked at 4.58m on Friday, 20/12/19, Mordiford peaked at 4.79m on Friday, 20/12/19., Ross on Wye peaked at 4.29 on Saturday, 21/12/19. Further rainfall is forecast over the next 48 hours. We expect river levels to remain high over the next few days. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please avoid contact with flood water. This message will be updated by 10am on Monday 23/12/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 22 Dec 2019 09:28
River Wye
River levels are high but falling slowly at the Hay on Wye, Bredwardine, Belmont, Old Wye Bridge, Mordiford & Ross-On-Wye river gauges, as a result of heavy rainfall. Flooding continues. Flooding is affecting low lying land & roads along the River Wye from Hay on Wye to Ross on Wye. Other locations that may be affected include the A438, Byford, Bredwardine and Hereford. Peaks:- Hay on Wye peaked at 2.47m on Friday, 20/12/19, Bredwardine peaked at 4.74m Friday 20/12/19, Belmont peaked at 4.83m Friday, 20/12/19, Old Wye Bridge peaked at 4.58m on Friday, 20/12/19, Mordiford peaked at 4.79m on Friday, 20/12/19., Ross on Wye peaked at 4.29 on Saturday, 21/12/19. Further rainfall is forecast over the next 48 hours. We expect river levels to remain high over the next few days. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please avoid contact with flood water. This message will be updated by 5pm on Sunday 22/12/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 21 Dec 2019 16:39
River Wye
River levels have risen & remain high at the Hay on Wye, Bredwardine, Belmont, Old Wye Bridge, Mordiford & Ross-On-Wye river gauges as a result of heavy rainfall. Flooding continues. Flooding is affecting low lying land & roads along the River Wye from Hay on Wye to Ross on Wye. Other locations that may be affected include the A438, Byford, Bredwardine and Hereford. Peaks:- Hay on Wye peaked at 2.47m on Friday, 20/12/19, Bredwardine peaked at 4.74m on Friday 20/12/19, Belmont peaked at 4.83m on Friday, 20/12/19, Old Wye Bridge peaked at 4.58m on Friday, 20/12/19, Mordiford peaked at 4.79m on Friday, 20/12/19, Ross on Wye peaked at 4.29m on Saturday, 21/12/19. Further rainfall is forecast over the next 48 hours. We expect river levels to remain high over the next few days. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please avoid contact with flood water. This message will be updated by 10am on Sunday 22/12/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 21 Dec 2019 07:59
River Wye
River levels have risen and remain high at the Hay on Wye, Bredwardine, Belmont, Old Wye Bridge and Mordiford river gauges as a result of heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland remains. Other locations that may be affected include the A438, Byford, Bredwardine and Hereford. Peaks:- Hay on Wye peaked at 2.47m on Friday, 20/12/19, Bredwardine peaked at 4.74m Friday 20/12/19, Belmont peaked at 4.83m Friday, 20/12/19, Old Wye Bridge peaked at 4.58m on Friday, 20/12/19, and Mordiford 4.9m on Friday, 20/12/19. Further rainfall is forecast over the next 48 hours. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please avoid using low lying footpaths and roads near local watercourses and avoid contact with flood water. This message will be updated by 5pm on 21/12/19 or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 20 Dec 2019 15:57
River Wye
River levels have risen at the Hay on Wye, Bredwardine, Belmont, Old Wye Bridge and Mordiford river gauges as a result of heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland continues. Other locations that may be affected include the A438, Byford, Bredwardine and Hereford. Peaks:- Hay on Wye to peak between 2.1m to 2.3m on Friday evening, 20/12/19, Bredwardine peaked at 4.74m Friday morning 20/12/19, Belmont to peak between 4.9m and 5.0m Friday evening, 20/12/19, Old Wye Bridge between 4.4m and 4.5m on Friday evening, 20/12/19, and Mordiford 4.8m to 4.9m, overnight Friday, 20/12/19. Further rainfall is forecast over the next 48 hours. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please avoid using low lying footpaths and roads near local watercourses and avoid contact with flood water. This message will be updated by 10am on 21/12/19 or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 20 Dec 2019 07:54
River Wye
River levels have risen at the Hay on Wye, Bredwardine, Belmont, Old Wye Bridge and Mordiford river gauges as a result of heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland continues. Other locations that may be affected include the A438, Byford, Bredwardine and Hereford. Peaks:- Hay on Wye peaked at 2.48m on Thursday evening, 19/12/19, Bredwardine to peak between 4.7m to 4.7m Friday morning 20/12/19, Belmont to peak between 4.7m and 4.8m Friday morning, 20/12/19, Old Wye Bridge between 4.2m and 4.4m on Friday morning, 20/12/19, and Mordiford 4.6m to 4.8m, Friday afternoon, 20/12/19. Further rainfall is forecast over the next 48 hours. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please avoid using low lying footpaths and roads near local watercourses and avoid contact with flood water. This message will be updated by 4pm on 20/12/19 or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 19 Dec 2019 15:40
River Wye
River levels have risen at the Hay on Wye, Bredwardine, Belmont, Old Wye Bridge and Mordiford river gauges as a result of heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland continues. Flooding is affecting low lying land and roads along the River Wye from Hay on Wye to Ross on Wye. Other locations that may be affected include the A438, Byford, Bredwardine and Hereford. Predicted peaks:- Hay on Wye 2.2m to 2.5m Thursday 19/12/19, Bredwardine 4.2m to 4.6m Thursday 19/12/19, Belmont up to 5.2m Friday 20/12/19, Old Wye Bridge up to 4.3m Friday 20/12/19, and Mordiford 4.0m to 4.5m, Friday 20/12/19. Further rainfall is forecast over the next 48 hours. We expect river levels to remain high over the next few days. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please avoid using low lying footpaths and roads near local watercourses and avoid contact with flood water. This message will be updated by 9am on 20/12/19 or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 19 Dec 2019 07:19
River Wye
River levels have risen at the Bredwardine river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland is possible from 09:00 today, 19/12/19. Flooding could affect low lying land and roads along the River Wye from Hay on Wye to Ross on Wye. Other locations that may be affected include Byford, Bredwardine and Hereford. Predicted peaks:- Bredwardine 5.1m to 5.5m on Friday afternoon, 20/12/19, Belmont 5.1m to 5.5m on Friday afternoon, 20/12/19, Old Wye Bridge 4.6m to 4.9m on Friday afternoon, 20/12/19. Further rainfall is forecast over the next 24 hours. We expect river levels to remain high until Saturday 21st December. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please avoid using low lying footpaths and roads near local watercourses and avoid contact with flood water. This message will be updated by 4pm on 19/12/19 or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 18 Dec 2019 16:42
River Wye
River levels are forecast to rise at the Bredwardine river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland is possible from 07:00 tomorrow morning, 19/12/19. Flooding could affect low lying land and roads along the River Wye from Hay on Wye to Ross on Wye. Other locations that may be affected include Byford, Bredwardine and Hereford. Predicted peaks:- Bredwardine 5.4m to 5.6m on Friday afternoon, 20/12/19, Belmont 5.5m to 5.9m on Friday afternoon, 20/12/19, Old Wye Bridge 4.9m to 5.3m on Friday afternoon, 20/12/19. Further rainfall is forecast over the next 48 hours. We expect river levels to begin rising from midnight on Wednesday 18/12/19. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please avoid using low lying footpaths and roads near local watercourses and avoid contact with flood water. This message will be updated by 9am on 19/12/19 or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 17 Dec 2019 07:49
River Wye
River levels have risen but are falling slowly at the Ross-On-Wye gauge. Flooding is affecting low lying land and roads along the River Wye from Hay on Wye to Ross on Wye. The A438, Byford, Bredwardine & Hereford may also be affected. Peaks: Hay on Wye peaked at 2m on Monday morning, 16/12/19, Bredwardine peaked at 4.1m on Monday morning, 16/12/19, Belmont peaked at 4.2m midday Monday 16/12/19, Old wye bridge peaked at 3.8m midday Monday 16/12/19, Mordiford peaked at 4.3m Monday afternoon 16/12/19, Ross on wye peaked at 3.8m early this morning 17/12/19. Little rainfall is forecast over the next 24 hours, however we do anticipate further rainfall from Wednesday onwards and therefore we still expect river levels to remain high. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please avoid contact with flood water. This message will be updated by 4pm on Tuesday 17/12/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 16 Dec 2019 15:40
River Wye
River levels have risen at the Ross-On-Wye gauge. Flooding is affecting low lying land and roads along the River Wye from Hay on Wye to Ross on Wye. The A438, Byford, Bredwardine & Hereford may also be affected. Peaks: Hay on Wye peaked at 2m on Monday morning, 16/12/19, Bredwardine peaked at 4.1m on Monday morning, 16/12/19. Predicted peaks: Belmont 4.2 to 4.3m on Monday afternoon, 16/12/19, Old Wye Bridge 3.7 to 3.8m on Monday afternoon, 16/12/19, Mordiford 4.4 to 4.6m on Monday evening, 16/12/19, Ross on Wye 3.7 to 4m on Monday evening, 16/12/19. Little rainfall is forecast over the next 48 hours, however we still expect river levels to remain high. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please avoid contact with flood water. This message will be updated by 8am on Tuesday 17/12/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 16 Dec 2019 07:52
River Wye
River levels have risen at the Ross-On-Wye gauge. Flooding is affecting low lying land and roads along the River Wye from Hay on Wye to Ross on Wye. The A438, Byford, Bredwardine and Hereford may also be affected. Predicted peaks: Hay on Wye peaked at 2m on Monday morning, 16/12/19, Bredwardine 4.0 to 4.1m on Monday afternoon, 16/12/19, Belmont 4.1 to 4.3m on Monday afternoon, 16/12/19, Old Wye Bridge 3.7 to 3.8m on Monday evening, 16/12/19, Mordiford 4.4 to 4.6m on Monday evening, 16/12/19, Ross on Wye 3.7 to 4m on Monday evening, 16/12/19. Little rainfall is forecast over the next 24 hours, however we still expect river levels to remain high. Please avoid using low lying footpaths and roads near local watercourses. This message will be updated by 16:00 on Monday 16/12/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 15 Dec 2019 15:20
River Wye
River levels have risen at the Ross-On-Wye gauge. Flooding is affecting low lying land and roads along the River Wye from Hay on Wye to Ross on Wye. The A438, Byford, Bredwardine and Hereford may also be affected. Predicted peaks: Hay on Wye 2.0 to 2.1m on Monday morning, 16/12/19, Bredwardine 4.0 to 4.1m on Monday afternoon, 16/12/19, Belmont 4.0 to 4.2m on Monday afternoon, 16/12/19, Old Wye Bridge 3.6 to 3.8m on Monday evening, 16/12/19, Mordiford 4.1 to 4.3m on Monday evening, 16/12/19, Ross on Wye 3.5 to 3.8m on Monday evening, 16/12/19. Further showers are forecast over the next 24 hours. We expect river levels to remain high. Please avoid using low lying footpaths and roads near local watercourses. This message will be updated by 8am on Monday 16/12/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 15 Dec 2019 07:51
River Wye
River levels have risen at the Ross-On-Wye gauge. Flooding is affecting low lying land and roads along the River Wye from Hay on Wye to Ross on Wye. The A438, Byford, Bredwardine and Hereford may also be affected. Hay on Wye peaked at 2.6m Friday. Another peak of 2 to 2.1m may occur Monday am, Bredwardine peaked at 4.7m Friday. Another peak of 4 to 4.2m may occur Monday pm, Belmont peaked at 4.7m last night. Another peak of 4.1 to 4.3m may occur Monday pm. Old Wye Bridge peaked at 4.3m last night. Another peak of 3.7 to 3.9m may occur Monday pm, Mordiford peaked at 4.5m this morning. Another peak of 4.1 to 4.3m may occur Monday night, Ross on Wye is expected to peak at 3.5 to 3.8m on Monday evening. Further showers are forecast over the next 24 hours. We expect river levels to remain high. Please avoid using low lying footpaths and roads near local watercourses. This message will be updated by 4pm on 15/12/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 14 Dec 2019 16:04
River Wye
River levels have risen at the Ross-On-Wye gauge. Flooding is affecting low lying land and roads along the River Wye from Hay on Wye to Ross on Wye. The A438, Byford, Bredwardine and Hereford may also be affected. Hay on Wye peaked at 2.6m Friday. Another peak of 2 to 2.1m may occur Sunday a m, Bredwardine peaked at 4.7m Friday. Another peak of 4 to 4.2m may occur Sunday pm, Belmont peaked at 4.7m last night. Another peak of 4 to 4.2m may occur Sunday pm, Old Wye Bridge peaked at 4.3m last night. Another peak of 3.5 to 3.7m may occur Sunday pm, Mordiford peaked at 4.5m this morning. Another peak of 4.1 to 4.2m may occur Sunday night, Ross on Wye is peaking now at 3.9m. Another peak of 3.6 to 3.7m may occur late Sunday. Further showers are forecast over the next 24 hours. We expect river levels to remain high. Please avoid using low lying footpaths and roads near local watercourses. This message will be updated by 8am on 15/12/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 14 Dec 2019 07:04
River Wye
River levels are rising on the River Wye in Herefordshire following heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding of roads & farmland is possible. Flooding is affecting low lying land & roads along the River Wye from Hay on Wye to Ross on Wye. Other locations that may be affected include the main A438 between Letton & Willersey, Byford, Bredwardine & Hereford. Road diversions may affect the main A438. Predicted peaks:- Hay on Wye peaked at 2.54m Friday midday 13/12/19, Bredwardine peaked at 4.68m Friday evening, Belmont peaked at 4.72m overnight Friday night, Old Wye Bridge peaked at 4.25m overnight Friday night, Mordiford peaked this morning at 4.49m 14/12/19, Ross on Wye expected to peak 3.7m to 3.9m Saturday morning 14/12/19. Further rainfall is forecast over the next 24 hours. We are closely monitoring the situation. This message will be updated by 4pm on Saturday 14/12/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 13 Dec 2019 16:35
River Wye
River levels are rising on the River Wye in Herefordshire following heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding of roads & farmland is possible. Flooding is affecting low lying land & roads along the River Wye from Hay on Wye to Ross on Wye. Other locations that may be affected include the main A438 between Letton & Willersey, Byford, Bredwardine & Hereford. Road diversions may affect the main A438. Hay on Wye peaked at 2.56m midday Friday 13/12/2019, Predicted peaks:- Bredwardine 4.6m to 4.7m overnight Friday , Belmont 4.5m to 4.7m overnight Friday, Old Wye Bridge 3.9m to 4.2m Saturday morning, Mordiford 4.0m to 4.4m Saturday morning 14/12/19, Ross on Wye 3.3m to 3.8m Saturday evening 14/12/19. Further rainfall is forecast over the next 24 hours. We are closely monitoring the situation. This message will be updated by 8am on Saturday 14/12/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 13 Dec 2019 07:36
River Wye
River levels are rising on the River Wye in Herefordshire following heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding of roads & farmland is possible. Flooding is affecting low lying land & roads along the River Wye from Hay on Wye to Ross on Wye. Other locations that may be affected include the main A438 between Letton & Willersey, Byford, Bredwardine & Hereford. Road diversions may affect the main A438. Predicted peaks:- Hay on Wye 2.4m to 2.7m Friday evening 13/12/19, Bredwardine 4.7m to 5m overnight Friday night, Belmont 4.7m to 5m overnight Friday night, Old Wye Bridge 4.3m to 4.5m overnight Friday night, Mordiford 4.3m to 4.6m Saturday morning, Ross on Wye 3.9m to 4.3m Saturday morning 14/12/19. Further rainfall is forecast over the next 24 hours. We are closely monitoring the situation. This message will be updated by 4pm on 13/12/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 12 Dec 2019 16:08
River Wye
This flood alert has been re-issued because river levels on the River Wye in Herefordshire are expected to rise again following heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding of roads & farmland is possible from tonight, Thursday 12/12/19. Flooding is affecting low lying land & roads along the River Wye from Hay on Wye to Ross on Wye. Other locations that may be affected include the main A438 between Letton & Willersey, Byford, Bredwardine & Hereford. Road diversions may affect the main A438. Predicted peaks:- Hay on Wye 2.2m to 2.7m Friday 13/12/19, Bredwardine 4.8m to 5.3m Friday afternoon, Belmont 4.8m to 5.3m Friday afternoon, Old Wye Bridge 4.5m to 4.8m Friday afternoon, Mordiford 4.6m to 4.9m Friday overnight, Ross on Wye 4m to 4.4m Saturday morning 14/12/19. Further rainfall is forecast on Friday 13/12/19. We are closely monitoring the situation. This message will be updated by 08:00 on 13/12/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 12 Dec 2019 08:07
River Wye
River levels have now fallen below alert levels. However, further persistent rainfall is expected today 12/12/2019, which will cause river levels to rise from this afternoon onwards. Consequently, the risk of flooding remains. Flooding may affect low lying land and roads along the River Wye from Hay on Wye to Ross on Wye. Other locations that may be affected include the A438, Byford, Bredwardine and Hereford. Predicted peaks:- Hay on Wye 2.4m to 2.7m at 11:00 on 13/12/2019, Bredwardine 4.8m to 5.1m at 16:00 on 13/12/2019, Belmont 4.9m to 5.1m at 20:00 on 13/12/2019, Old Wye Bridge 4.3m to 4.6m at 21:00 on 13/12/2019, Mordiford 4.6m to 4.8m at midnight on 13/12/2019 We are closely monitoring the situation. Please plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded. This message will be updated at 16:00 this afternoon, 12/12/2019, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 11 Dec 2019 16:58
River Wye
River levels remain high but are beginning to fall at the Mordiford river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Consequently, the risk of flooding is reducing. Flooding is affecting low lying land and roads along the River Wye from Hay on Wye to Ross on Wye. Other locations that may be affected include the A438, Byford, Bredwardine and Hereford. Predicted peaks:- Ross on Wye 2.9 to 3.1 m at 18:00 on 11/12/2019. We anticipate that river levels will rise again in response to rain forecast on Thursday 12/12/2019. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses. This message will be updated by 08:00 tomorrow morning, 12/12/2019, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 11 Dec 2019 06:54
River Wye
River levels remain high but are beginning to fall at the Hay-On-Wye river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Consequently, the risk of flooding is reducing. Flooding is affecting low lying land and roads along the River Wye from Hay on Wye to Ross on Wye. Other locations that may be affected include the A438, Byford, Bredwardine and Hereford. Predicted peaks:- Bredwardine 3.6m to 3.8m at this morning, Belmont 3.2m to 3.4m at 10:00 today, Old Wye Bridge 3.0m to 3.2m at 11:00 today, Mordiford 3.4m to 3.6m at 15:00 today. River levels have now fallen below the flood risk threshold. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses. This message will be updated by 5:00 pm this afternoon,11/12/2019, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 10 Dec 2019 17:13
River Wye
River levels are forecast to rise at the Hay-On-Wye river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding of property/roads and farmland is expected/possible from tonight 10/12/2019. Flooding is affecting low lying land and roads along the River Wye from Hay on Wye to Ross on Wye. Other locations that may be affected include the A438, Byford, Bredwardine and Hereford. Predicted peaks:- Hay on Wye 2.4m to 2.6m tomorrow morning, Bredwardine 4.2m to 4.6m tomorrow morning We expect river levels to begin rising at this evening. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses. This message will be updated by 8:00 am on 10/12/2019, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 18 Nov 2019 02:21
River Wye
River levels are high but falling at the Ross on Wye and Mordiford river gauges. Consequently, the risk of flooding remains. Flooding is affecting low lying land and roads along the River Wye from Hay on Wye to Ross on Wye. Other locations that may be affected include the A438, Byford, Bredwardine and Hereford. Peaks: Hay on Wye peaked at 2.5m Friday morning 15/11/19, Bredwardine 4.85m Friday midday 15/11/19, Belmont 4.97m Friday evening 15/11/19, Old Wye Bridge 4.49m Friday evening 15/11/19, Mordiford 4.90m Friday evening 15/11/19. Ross on Wye 4.32m Saturday morning 16/11/19. No further rainfall is forecast for the next 24 hours. River levels are falling, but still pose a flood risk. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses and plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded. This message will be updated by 10am on Monday 18/11/2019, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 17 Nov 2019 18:32
River Wye
River levels are high but falling at the Ross on Wye and Mordiford river gauges. Consequently, the risk of flooding remains. Flooding is affecting low lying land and roads along the River Wye from Hay on Wye to Ross on Wye. Other locations that may be affected include the A438, Byford, Bredwardine and Hereford. Peaks: Hay on Wye peaked at 2.5m Friday morning 15/11/19, Bredwardine 4.85m Friday midday 15/11/19, Belmont 4.97m Friday evening 15/11/19, Old Wye Bridge 4.49m Friday evening 15/11/19, Mordiford 4.90m Friday evening 15/11/19. Ross on Wye 4.32m Saturday morning 16/11/19. Further light rainfall is expected over the next 24 hours. We expect river levels to remain high over the next few days. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are checking defences. Please avoid contact with flood water. This message will be updated by 5am on Monday 18/11/2019, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 17 Nov 2019 12:35
River Wye
River levels are high but falling at the Ross on Wye and Mordiford river gauges. Consequently, the risk of flooding remains. Flooding is affecting low lying land and roads along the River Wye from Hay on Wye to Ross on Wye. Other locations that may be affected include the A438, Byford, Bredwardine and Hereford. Peaks: Hay on Wye peaked at 2.5m Friday morning 15/11/19, Bredwardine 4.85m Friday midday 15/11/19, Belmont 4.97m Friday evening 15/11/19, Old Wye Bridge 4.48m Friday evening 15/11/19, Mordiford 4.89m Friday evening 15/11/19. Ross on Wye 4.32m Saturday morning 16/11/19. Further light rainfall is expected over the next 24 hours. We expect river levels to remain high over the next few days. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are checking defences. Please avoid contact with flood water. This message will be updated by 7pm on Sunday 17/11/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 17 Nov 2019 07:57
River Wye
River levels are high but falling at the Ross on Wye and Mordiford river gauges. Consequently, the risk of flooding remains. Flooding is affecting low lying land and roads along the River Wye from Hay on Wye to Ross on Wye. Other locations that may be affected include the A438, Byford, Bredwardine and Hereford. Peaks: Hay on Wye peaked at 2.5m Friday morning 15/11/19, Bredwardine 4.85m Friday midday 15/11/19, Belmont 4.97m Friday evening 15/11/19, Old Wye Bridge 4.48m Friday evening 15/11/19, Mordiford 4.89m Friday evening 15/11/19. Ross on Wye 4.32m Saturday morning 16/11/19. Further light rainfall is expected over the next 24 hours. We expect river levels to remain high over the next few days. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are checking defences. Please avoid contact with flood water. This message will be updated by 1pm on Sunday 17/11/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 17 Nov 2019 01:47
River Wye
River levels remain high but are starting to fall at the Ross on Wye and Mordiford river gauges. Consequently, the risk of flooding remains. Flooding is affecting low lying land and roads along the River Wye from Hay on Wye to Ross on Wye. Other locations that may be affected include the A438, Byford, Bredwardine and Hereford. Hay on Wye peaked at 2.5m Friday morning 15/11/19, Bredwardine 4.85m Friday midday 15/11/19, Belmont 4.97m Friday evening 15/11/19, Old Wye Bridge 4.48m Friday evening 15/11/19, Mordiford 4.89m Friday evening 15/11/19. Ross on Wye 4.32m this morning, Saturday 16/11/19. We expect river levels to remain high over the next few days. Further isolated showers are forecast over the next 24 hours. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are checking defences. This message will be updated by 8:00am on Sunday 17/11/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 16 Nov 2019 18:25
River Wye
River levels remain high but are falling at the Ross on Wye and Mordiford river gauges. Consequently, the risk of flooding remains. Flooding is affecting low lying land and roads along the River Wye from Hay on Wye to Ross on Wye. Other locations that may be affected include the A438, Byford, Bredwardine and Hereford. Peaks:- Hay on Wye peaked at 2.5m Friday morning 15/11/19, Bredwardine 4.85m Friday midday 15/11/19, Belmont 4.97m Friday evening 15/11/19, Old Wye Bridge 4.48m Friday evening 15/11/19, Mordiford 4.89m Friday evening 15/11/19. Ross on Wye 4.32m this morning, Saturday 16/11/19. We expect river levels to remain high over the next few days. Further isolated showers are forecast over the next 24 hours. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are checking defences. Please avoid contact with flood water. This message will be updated by 03:00 on Sunday 17/11/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 16 Nov 2019 12:19
River Wye
River levels remain high at the Ross on Wye river gauge and are high but falling at the Mordiford river gauge. Consequently, the risk of flooding remains today, Saturday 16/11/19. Flooding is affecting low lying land and roads along the River Wye from Hay on Wye to Ross on Wye. Other locations that may be affected include the A438, Byford, Bredwardine and Hereford. Peaks:- Hay on Wye peaked at 2.5m Friday morning 15/11/19, Bredwardine 4.85m Friday midday 15/11/19, Belmont 4.97m Friday evening 15/11/19, Old Wye Bridge 4.48m Friday evening 15/11/19, Mordiford 4.89m Friday evening 15/11/19. Ross on Wye is currently peaking between 4.3 and 4.4m. We expect river levels to remain high over the next few days. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are checking defences. Please avoid contact with flood water. This message will be updated by 19:00 on Saturday 16/11/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 16 Nov 2019 07:48
River Wye
River levels remain high at the Belmont, Old Wye Bridge, Mordiford and Ross on Wye river gauges as a result of recent rainfall. Consequently, the risk of flooding remains. Flooding is affecting low lying land and roads along the River Wye from Hay on Wye to Ross on Wye. Other locations that may be affected include the A438, Byford, Bredwardine and Hereford. Peaks:- Hay on Wye peaked at 2.5m Friday morning 15/11/19, Bredwardine 4.85m Friday midday 15/11/19, Belmont 4.97m Friday evening 15/11/19, Old Wye Bridge 4.48m Friday evening 15/11/19, Mordiford 4.89m Friday evening 15/11/19. Predicted peaks:- Ross on Wye 4.3 to 4.4m this morning, Saturday 16/11/19. We expect river levels to remain high over the next few days. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are checking defences. Please avoid contact with flood water. This message will be updated by 1pm on Saturday 16/11/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 16 Nov 2019 02:34
River Wye
River levels remain high at the Bredwardine, Belmont, Old Wye Bridge & Mordiford river gauges as a result of rainfall. River levels are rising at the Ross-On-Wye river gauge. Consequently, the risk of flooding remains. Flooding is affecting low lying land and roads along the River Wye from Hay on Wye to Ross on Wye. Other locations that may be affected include the A438, Byford, Bredwardine and Hereford. Peaks:- Hay on Wye peaked at 2.5m Friday morning 15/11/19, Bredwardine 4.85m Friday midday 15/11/19, Belmont 4.97m Friday evening 15/11/19, Old Wye Bridge 4.48m Friday evening 15/11/19, Mordiford 4.89m Friday overnight 15/11/19. Predicted peaks:- Ross on Wye 4.3m to 4.4 m Saturday morning 16/11/19. We expect river levels to remain high over the weekend. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are checking defences. Please avoid contact with flood water. This message will be updated by 08:00 on Saturday 16/11/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 15 Nov 2019 17:08
River Wye
River levels remain high at the Bredwardine, Old Wye Bridge, Mordiford & Ross-On-Wye river gauges as a result of rainfall. Consequently, the risk of flooding remains. Flooding is affecting low lying land and roads along the River Wye from Hay on Wye to Ross on Wye. Other locations that may be affected include the A438, Byford, Bredwardine and Hereford. Peaks:- Hay on Wye peaked at 2.5m Friday morning 15/11/19, Bredwardine 4.85m Friday midday 15/11/19. Predicted peaks:- Belmont 4.9m to 5.1m overnight Friday 15/11/19, Old Wye Bridge 4.5m to 4.7m overnight Friday 15/11/19, Mordiford 4.9m to 5.1m overnight Friday 15/11/19, Ross on Wye 4.3m to 4.6 m Saturday morning 16/11/19. We expect river levels to remain high for the rest of the week. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are checking defences. Please avoid contact with flood water. This message will be updated by 3am on Saturday 16/11/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 15 Nov 2019 11:46
River Wye
River levels remain high at the Ross-On-Wye river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Consequently, the risk of flooding remains. Flooding is affecting low lying land and roads along the River Wye from Hay on Wye to Ross on Wye. Other locations that may be affected include the A438, Byford, Bredwardine and Hereford. Predicted peaks:- Hay on Wye peaked at 2.5m overnight 15/11/19, Bredwardine 4.9m to 5.0m Friday morning 15/11/19, Belmont 4.9m to 5.1m Friday morning 15/11/19, Old Wye Bridge 4.5m to 4.7m Friday afternoon 15/11/19, Mordiford 4.9m to 5.1m Friday afternoon 15/11/19, Ross on Wye 4.3m to 4.6 m Saturday morning 16/11/19. We expect river levels to remain high for the rest of the week. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are checking defences. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses. This message will be updated by 17:00 on 15/11/19, or as the situation changes


Flood Alert issued on 15 Nov 2019 08:08
River Wye
River levels are remain high at the Ross-On-Wye river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Consequently, the risk of flooding remains. Flooding is affecting low lying land and roads along the River Wye from Hay on Wye to Ross on Wye. Other locations that may be affected include the A438, Byford, Bredwardine and Hereford. Predicted peaks:- Hay on Wye peaked at 2.5m overnight 15/11/19, Bredwardine 4.9m to 5.0m Friday morning 15/11/19, Belmont 4.9m to 5.1m Friday morning 15/11/19, Old Wye Bridge 4.5m to 4.7m Friday afternoon 15/11/19, Mordiford 4.9m to 5.1m Friday afternoon 15/11/19, Ross on Wye 4.3m to 4.6 m Saturday morning 16/11/19. We expect river levels to remain high for the rest of the week. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are checking defences. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses. This message will be updated by 12:00 on 15/11/19, or as the situation changes


Flood Alert issued on 15 Nov 2019 03:43
River Wye
River levels are high but steady at the Hay-On-Wye river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Consequently, the risk of flooding remains. Flooding is affecting low lying land and roads along the River Wye from Hay on Wye to Ross on Wye. Other locations that may be affected include the A438, Byford, Bredwardine and Hereford. Predicted peaks:- Hay on Wye is currently peaking at 2.5m, Bredwardine 4.8m to 5.0m Friday morning 15/11/19, Belmont 4.9m to 5.1m Friday morning 15/11/19, Old Wye Bridge 4.5m to 4.7m Friday afternoon 15/11/19, Mordiford 4.8m to 5.0m Friday afternoon 15/11/19, Ross on Wye 4.2m to 4.5m Saturday morning 16/11/19. We expect river levels to remain high for the rest of the week. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are checking defences. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses. This message will be updated by 08:00 on 15/11/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 14 Nov 2019 16:22
River Wye
River levels are forecast to rise again at the Hay-On-Wye river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Flooding continues. Flooding is affecting low lying land and roads along the River Wye from Hay on Wye to Ross on Wye. Other locations that may be affected include the A438, Byford, Bredwardine and Hereford. Predicted peaks:- Hay on Wye 2.8m to 3.0m tonight 14/11/19, Bredwardine 5.2m to 5.5m overnight 14/11/19, Belmont 5.6m to 5.8m tomorrow morning 15/11/19. Old Wye Bridge 4.8m to 5.1m tomorrow morning 15/11/19, Mordiford 4.8m to 5.4m tomorrow afternoon 15/11/19, Ross on Wye 4.0m to 4.3m tomorrow evening 15/11/19. We expect river levels to remain high for the rest of the week. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are checking defences. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses. This message will be updated by 4am on 15/11/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 14 Nov 2019 13:04
River Wye
River levels are forecast to rise again at the Hay-On-Wye river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Flooding continues. Flooding is affecting low lying land and roads along the River Wye from Hay on Wye to Ross on Wye. Other locations that may be affected include the A438, Byford, Bredwardine and Hereford. Predicted peaks:- Hay on Wye 2.8m to 3.0m tonight 14/11/19, Bredwardine 5.2m to 5.5m overnight 14/11/19, Belmont 5.6m to 5.8m tomorrow morning 15/11/19. Old Wye Bridge 4.8m to 5.1m tomorrow morning 15/11/19, Mordiford 4.0m to 4.2m tomorrow afternoon 15/11/19, Ross on Wye 4.0m to 4.3m tomorrow evening 15/11/19. We expect river levels to remain high for the rest of the week. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are checking defences. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses. This message will be updated by 5pm on 14/11/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 14 Nov 2019 09:10
River Wye
River levels are forecast to rise again at the Hay-On-Wye river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Flooding continues. Flooding is affecting low lying land and roads along the River Wye from Hay on Wye to Ross on Wye. Other locations that may be affected include the A438, Byford, Bredwardine and Hereford. Predicted peaks:- Hay on Wye 2.8m to 3.00m tonight 14/11/19, Bredwardine 5.2m to 5.5m overnight 14/11/19, Belmont 5.6m to 5.8m tomorrow morning 15/11/19. Old Wye Bridge 4.8m to 5.1m tomorrow morning 15/11/19, Mordiford 4.0m to 5.2m tomorrow afternoon 15/11/19, Ross on Wye 4.0m to 4.3m tomorrow evening 15/11/19. We expect river levels to remain high for the rest of the week. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are checking defences. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses. This message will be updated by 1pm on 14/11/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 13 Nov 2019 16:00
River Wye
River levels are forecast to rise at the Belmont river gauge as a result of persistent heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland is expected today, 13/11/19. Flooding is affecting low lying land and roads along the River Wye from Hay on Wye to Ross on Wye. Other locations that may be affected include the A438, Byford, Bredwardine and Hereford. Predicted peaks:- Hay on Wye peaked at 2.32 overnight, 12/11. Bredwardine peaked at 4.31 at 06:00 on 13/11, Belmont 4.34m at 10:30, 13/11, Old Wye Bridge 3.9m at 10:30, 13/11, Mordiford 3.9m to 4.1m peaking now, Ross on Wye 3.3m to 3.6m this evening. We expect river levels to remain high for the next few days. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded. This message will be updated by 09:00 on 14/11/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 13 Nov 2019 08:26
River Wye
River levels are forecast to rise at the Belmont river gauge as a result of persistent heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland is expected today, 13/11/19. Flooding is affecting low lying land and roads along the River Wye from Hay on Wye to Ross on Wye. Other locations that may be affected include the A438, Byford, Bredwardine and Hereford. Predicted peaks:- Hay on Wye peaked at 2.32 overnight, Bredwardine peaking now, Belmont 4.2m to 4.3m this morning, Old Wye Bridge 3.8m to 3.9m this morning, Mordiford 3.9m to 4.1m midday today, Ross on Wye 3.3m to 3.6m this evening. We expect river levels to remain high for the next few days. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded. This message will be updated by 17:00 on 13/11/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 12 Nov 2019 20:53
River Wye
River levels are forecast to rise at the Bredwardine river gauge as a result of persistent heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland is expected between 02:00 and 23:00 tomorrow, 13/11/2019. Flooding is expected to affect low lying land and roads along the River Wye from Hay on Wye to Ross on Wye. Other locations that may be affected include the main A438 between Letton and Willersey, Byford, Bredwardine and Hereford. Road closures and diversions on the main A438 may be in force. Predicted peaks:- Hay on Wye 2.2m to 2.6m at 02:00 on 13/11/2019, Bredwardine 4.0m to 4.5m at 08:00 on 13/11/2019, Belmont 4.0m to 4.5m at 12:00 on 13/11/2019, Old Wye Bridge 3.5m to 3.9m at 12:00 on 13/11/2019, Mordiford 3.5m to 4.0m at 16:00 on 13/11/2019, Ross on Wye 2.8m to 3.3m at 16:00 on 13/11/2019. We expect river levels to remain high until 14/11/2019. This message will be updated by 09:00 on 13/11/2019, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 12 Nov 2019 16:41
River Wye
River levels are forecast to rise at the Bredwardine river gauge as a result of persistent heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland is expected between 02:00 and 23:00 tomorrow, 13/11/2019. Flooding is expected to affect low lying land and roads along the River Wye from Hay on Wye to Ross on Wye. Other locations that may be affected include the main A438 between Letton and Willersey, Byford, Bredwardine and Hereford. Road closures and diversions on the main A438 may be in force. Predicted peaks:- Hay on Wye 3.0m to 3.4m at 02:00 on 13/11/2019, Bredwardine 5.0m to 5.4m at 08:00 on 13/11/2019, Belmont 5.0m to 5.4m at 12:00 on 13/11/2019, Old Wye Bridge 4.4m to 4.7m at 12:00 on 13/11/2019, Mordiford 4.0m to 4.5m at 16:00 on 13/11/2019, Ross on Wye 2.9m to 3.3m at 16:00 on 13/11/2019. We expect river levels to remain high until 14/11/2019. This message will be updated by 09:00 on 13/11/2019, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 4 Nov 2019 16:57
River Wye
River levels are high but steady at the Ross-On-Wye river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Consequently, the risk of flooding of roads and farmland remains. Flooding is affecting low lying land and roads along the River Wye from Hay on Wye to Ross on Wye. Other locations that may be affected include the A438, Byford, Bredwardine and Hereford. River levels at Hay on Wye gauge peaked at 2.82m at 08:45 Sunday 03/11/2019, Bredwardine peaked at 4.93m at 16:45 Sunday 03/11/2019, Belmont peaked 5.03m at midnight on Sunday 03/11/2019, Old Wye Bridge peaked at 4.56m at midnight on Sunday 03/11/2019, Mordiford peaked at 4.70m at 01:30 Monday morning 04/11/19, Ross on Wye peaked at 4.07m at 2:45pm on Monday 04/11/2019. Further light rainfall is forecast over the next 48 hours. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses. This message will be updated by 09:00 on 05/11/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 4 Nov 2019 08:09
River Wye
River levels remain high at the Hay-On-Wye river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland is still possible. Flooding is affecting low lying land and roads along the River Wye from Hay on Wye to Ross on Wye. Other locations that may be affected include the A438, Byford, Bredwardine and Hereford. Peaks:- River levels at Hay on Wye gauge peaked at 2.82m at 08:45 Sunday 03/11/2019, Bredwardine peaked at 4.93m at 16:45 Sunday 03/11/2019, Belmont peaked 5.03m at midnight on Sunday 03/11/2019, Old Wye Bridge peaked at 4.56m at midnight on Sunday 03/11/2019, Mordiford peaked at 4.70m at 01:30 Monday morning 04/11/19, Predicted Peaks:- Ross on Wye 4.0 m to 4.2m Monday morning 04/11/2019. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses. This message will be updated by 17:00 Monday 04/11/2019, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 3 Nov 2019 16:19
River Wye
River levels remain high at the Hay-On-Wye river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland is still possible. Flooding is affecting low lying land and roads along the River Wye from Hay on Wye to Ross on Wye. Other locations that may be affected include the A438, Byford, Bredwardine and Hereford. Peaks:- Hay on Wye 2.82m at 08:45 today 03/11/2019, Bredwardine 4.90m at 14:45 today 03/11/2019, Belmont 4.8m to 5.0m at 17:00 today 03/11/2019, Old Wye Bridge 4.5m to 4.6m Sunday overnight 03/11/2019, Mordiford 4.7 m to 4.9m Sunday overnight 03/11/19, Ross on Wye 3.8m to 4.2m Monday morning 04/11/2019.


Flood Alert issued on 3 Nov 2019 08:17
River Wye
River levels remain high at the Hay-On-Wye river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland is possible today, 03/11/2019. Flooding is affecting low lying land and roads along the River Wye from Hay on Wye to Ross on Wye. Other locations that may be affected include the A438, Byford, Bredwardine and Hereford. Predicted peaks for today 03/11/2019:- Hay on Wye 2.8m to 2.9m this morning, Bredwardine 4.6m to 4.8m this morning, Belmont 4.8m to 5.0m this morning, Old Wye Bridge 4.3m to 4.5m 14:00 onwards, Mordiford 4.5m to 4.7m this evening, Ross on Wye 3.3m to 3.5m at midday. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses. This message will be updated by 17:00 Sunday 03/11/2019, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 2 Nov 2019 15:46
River Wye
River levels are forecast to rise at the Hay-On-Wye river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding of property/roads and farmland is expected/possible to begin between 17:00 and 20:00 today, 02/11/2019. Flooding is affecting low lying land and roads along the River Wye from Hay on Wye to Ross on Wye. Other locations that may be affected include the A438, Byford, Bredwardine and Hereford. Predicted peaks:- Hay on Wye 2.0m to 2.2m overnight, Bredwardine 3.6m to 4.1m overnight, Belmont 3.6m to 4.1m tomorrow morning , Old Wye Bridge 3.1m to 3.6m at tomorrow morning, Mordiford 3.5m to 3.9m tomorrow morning, Ross on Wye 3.0m to 3.5m tomorrow afternoon. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses. This message will be updated by 09:00 tomorrow 03/11/2019, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 29 Oct 2019 17:29
River Wye
River levels are high but falling slowly at the Mordiford river gauge, the risk of flooding remains. Flooding is affecting low lying land and roads along the River Wye from Hay on Wye to Ross on Wye. Other locations that may be affected include the A438, Byford, Bredwardine and Hereford. Hay on Wye peaked at 4.6m at 8:30pm on Saturday evening, Bredwardine peaked at 6.5m at 7:45am on Sunday morning, Belmont peaked at 6.2m Sunday afternoon, Old Wye Bridge peaked at 5.52m Sunday afternoon, Mordiford peaked at 5.23m Sunday evening, Ross on Wye peaked at 4.7m on Monday morning No further significant rain is forecast over the next 24 hours. We are closely monitoring the situation. However river levels will remain high over the next few days, falling slowly. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses. This message will be updated by 9am on 30/10/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 29 Oct 2019 09:39
River Wye
River levels are high but falling slowly at the Mordiford river gauge, the risk of flooding remains. Flooding is affecting low lying land and roads along the River Wye from Hay on Wye to Ross on Wye. Other locations that may be affected include the A438, Byford, Bredwardine and Hereford. Hay on Wye peaked at 4.6m at 8:30pm on Saturday evening, Bredwardine peaked at 6.5m at 7:45am on Sunday morning, Belmont peaked at 6.2m Sunday afternoon, Old Wye Bridge peaked at 5.52m Sunday afternoon, Mordiford peaked at 5.23m Sunday evening, Ross on Wye peaked at 4.7m on Monday morning No further significant rain is forecast over the next 24 hours. We are closely monitoring the situation. However river levels will remain high over the next few days, falling slowly. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses. This message will be updated by 6pm on 29/10/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 28 Oct 2019 17:55
River Wye
River levels are high but falling slowly at the Mordiford river gauge, the risk of flooding remains. Flooding is affecting low lying land and roads along the River Wye from Hay on Wye to Ross on Wye. Other locations that may be affected include the A438, Byford, Bredwardine and Hereford. Hay on Wye peaked at 4.6m at 8:30pm on Saturday evening, Bredwardine peaked at 6.5m at 7:45am on Sunday morning, Belmont peaked at 6.2m Sunday evening, Old Wye Bridge peaked at 5.52m Sunday afternoon, Mordiford peaked at 5.23m Sunday evening, Ross on Wye is peaking now at 4.7m. No further significant rain is forecast over the next 24 hours. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses. This message will be updated by 10am on 29/10/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 28 Oct 2019 08:52
River Wye
River levels are high but steady at the mordiford river gauge but the risk of flooding remains. Flooding is affecting low lying land and roads along the River Wye from Hay on Wye to Ross on Wye. Other locations that may be affected include the A438, Byford, Bredwardine and Hereford. Hay on Wye peaked at 4.6m at 8:30pm on Saturday evening, Bredwardine peaked at 6.5m at 7:45am on Sunday morning, Belmont peaked at 6.2m Sunday evening, Old Wye Bridge peaked at 5.52m Sunday afternoon, Mordiford peaked at 5.3m Sunday evening, Ross on Wye peaked at 4.7m overnight. No further significant rain is forecast over the next 24 hours. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses. This message will be updated by 5pm on 28/10/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 27 Oct 2019 18:31
River Wye
River levels rose at the Bredwardine river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Levels are now falling but the risk of flooding remains. Flooding is affecting low lying land and roads along the River Wye from Hay on Wye to Ross on Wye. Other locations that may be affected include the A438, Byford, Bredwardine and Hereford. Predicted peaks: Hay on Wye peaked at 4.6m at 8:30pm on Saturday evening, Bredwardine peaked at 6.5m at 7:45am on Sunday morning, Belmont is expected between 6.1m to 6.2m Sunday evening, Old Wye Bridge 5.5m to 5.6m Sunday evening, Mordiford 5.2m to 5.3m Sunday evening, Ross on Wye 4.4m to 4.6m Monday morning. No further rain is forecast. We expect river levels to remain high throughout the weekend and into early next week. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses. This message will be updated by 9am on 28/10/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 27 Oct 2019 11:21
River Wye
River levels are rising at the Bredwardine river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Consequently, the risk of flooding remains. Flooding is affecting low lying land and roads along the River Wye from Hay on Wye to Ross on Wye. Other locations that may be affected include the A438, Byford, Bredwardine and Hereford. Predicted peaks: Hay on Wye peaked at 4.6m at 7:45pm Saturday evening, Bredwardine is currently peaking at 6.5m, Belmont 5.9m to 6.1m Sunday morning, Old Wye Bridge 5.3m to 5.7m Sunday morning, Mordiford 5.0m to 5.5m Sunday afternoon, Ross on Wye 4.0m to 4.5m Monday morning. No further rain is forecast. We expect river levels to remain high throughout the weekend and into early next week. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses.


Flood Alert issued on 27 Oct 2019 01:58
River Wye
River levels are rising at the Bredwardine river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Consequently, the risk of flooding remains. Flooding is affecting low lying land and roads along the River Wye from Hay on Wye to Ross on Wye. Other locations that may be affected include the A438, Byford, Bredwardine and Hereford. Predicted peaks: Hay on Wye peaked at 4.6m at 7:45pm Saturday evening, Bredwardine 6.2m to 6.5m Sunday morning, Belmont 5.7m to 6.2m Sunday morning, Old Wye Bridge 5.0m to 5.5m Sunday morning, Mordiford 5.0m to 5.5m Sunday morning, Ross on Wye 4.1m to 4.6m Sunday evening. No further rain is forecast. We expect river levels to remain high throughout the weekend and into early next week. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses. This message will be updated by 12 noon on 27/10/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 26 Oct 2019 20:34
River Wye
River levels remain high at the Hay-On-Wye river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Consequently, the risk of flooding remains. Flooding is affecting low lying land and roads along the River Wye from Hay on Wye to Ross on Wye. Other locations that may be affected include the A438, Byford, Bredwardine and Hereford. Predicted peaks: Hay on Wye 4.0m to 4.4m this evening, Bredwardine 5.7m to 6.2m Sunday morning, Belmont 5.7m to 6.2m Sunday morning, Old Wye Bridge 5.0m to 5.5m Sunday morning, Mordiford 5.0m to 5.5m Sunday morning, Ross on Wye 4.1m to 4.6m Sunday evening We expect river levels to remain high throughout the weekend and into early next week. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses. This message will be updated by 04:00 on 27/10/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 26 Oct 2019 14:09
River Wye
River levels are rising at the Hay-On-Wye river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Consequently, the risk of flooding remains. Flooding is affecting low lying land and roads along the River Wye from Hay on Wye to Ross on Wye. Other locations that may be affected include the A438, Byford, Bredwardine and Hereford. Predicted peaks: - Hay on Wye 2.9m to 3.4m Saturday evening, Bredwardine 4.9m to 5.4m Saturday evening, Belmont 5.1m to 5.6m Sunday morning, Old Wye Bridge 4.6m to 5.1m Sunday morning, Mordiford 4.7m to 5.2m Sunday afternoon, Ross on Wye 3.5m to 4.3m Monday morning We expect river levels to remain high over the weekend and into early next week. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses. This message will be updated by 20:00 on 26/10/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 26 Oct 2019 07:40
River Wye
River levels are rising at the Hay-On-Wye river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Consequently, the risk of flooding remains. Flooding is affecting low lying land and roads along the River Wye from Hay on Wye to Ross on Wye. Other locations that may be affected include the A438, Byford, Bredwardine and Hereford. Predicted peaks: - Hay on Wye 2.9m to 3.4m Saturday evening, Bredwardine 4.9m to 5.4m Saturday evening, Belmont 5.1m to 5.6m Sunday morning, Old Wye Bridge 4.6m to 5.1m Sunday morning, Mordiford 4.7m to 5.2m Sunday afternoon, Ross on Wye 3.5m to 4.3m Monday morning Further rainfall is forecast over the next 24 hours. We expect river levels to remain high over the weekend. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses. This message will be updated by 14:00 on 26/10/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 26 Oct 2019 02:26
River Wye
River levels are rising at the Hay-On-Wye river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding of property, roads and farmland is possible from this morning, 26/10/19. Flooding is affecting low lying land and roads along the River Wye from Hay on Wye to Ross on Wye. Other locations that may be affected include the A438, Byford, Bredwardine and Hereford. Predicted peaks: - Hay on Wye 2.9m to 3.4 Saturday evening, Bredwardine 4.9m to 5.4m Saturday evening, Belmont 5.1m to 5.6m Sunday morning , Old Wye Bridge 4.6m to 5.1m Sunday morning, Mordiford 4.7m to 5.2m Sunday evening, Ross on Wye 3.5m to 4.3m Monday morning Further rainfall is forecast over the next 24 hours. We expect river levels to remain high over the weekend. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses. This message will be updated by 09:00 on 26/10/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 25 Oct 2019 17:22
River Wye
River levels are forecast to rise at the Hay-On-Wye river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding of property, roads and farmland is expected From this evening and over the weekend. Flooding is affecting low lying land and roads along the River Wye from Hay on Wye to Ross on Wye. Other locations that may be affected include the A438, Byford, Bredwardine and Hereford. Predicted peaks:- Hay on Wye 2.9m to 3.4 Saturday evening, Bredwardine 4.9m to 5.4m Saturday evening, Belmont 5.1m to 5.6m Sunday morning , Old Wye Bridge 4.6m to 5.1m Sunday morning, Mordiford 4.7m to 5.2m Sunday evening, Ross on Wye 3.5m to 4.3m Monday morning We are closely monitoring the situation. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses. This message will be updated by 03:00 on 26/10/2019 or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 12 Oct 2019 17:51
River Wye
River levels remain high but are beginning to fall at the Bredwardine river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding is expected to continue. Flooding is affecting low lying land and roads along the River Wye from Hay on Wye to Ross on Wye. Other locations that may be affected include Byford, Bredwardine and Hereford. Predicted peaks:- Hay on Wye peaked at 2.37m at 22:00 on 11/10/19, Bredwardine peaked at 4.1m at 03:00 on 12/10/19, Belmont 4.2m at 08:30 on 12/10/19, Old Wye Bridge 3.85m at 08:30 on 12/10/19. Mordiford at 3.88m at midday, Ross on Wye is expected between 3.0m to 3.4m at 01:00 on 13/10/19. We expect river levels to remain high until 13/10/19. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are checking defences. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses. This message will be updated by 08:00 on 13/10/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 12 Oct 2019 12:32
River Wye
River levels remain high but are beginning to fall at the Bredwardine river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding is expected to continue. Flooding is affecting low lying land and roads along the River Wye from Hay on Wye to Ross on Wye. Other locations that may be affected include Byford, Bredwardine and Hereford. Predicted peaks:- Hay on Wye peaked at 2.37m at 22:00 on 11/10/19, Bredwardine peaked at 4.1m at 03:00 on 12/10/19, Belmont 4.2m at 08:30 on 12/10/19, Old Wye Bridge 3.85m at 08:30 on 12/10/19. Mordiford 3.8m to 4.0m by this afternoon, Ross on Wye 3.0m to 3.4m at 01:00 on 13/10/19. We expect river levels to remain high until 13/10/19. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are checking defences. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses. This message will be updated by 19:00 on 12/10/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 12 Oct 2019 08:22
River Wye
River levels remain high but are beginning to fall at the Bredwardine river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding is expected to continue. Flooding is affecting low lying land and roads along the River Wye from Hay on Wye to Ross on Wye. Other locations that may be affected include Byford, Bredwardine and Hereford. Predicted peaks:- Hay on Wye peaked at 2.37m at 22:00 on 11/10/19, Bredwardine peaked at 4.1m at 03:00 on 12/10/19, Belmont 4.3m to 4.4m this morning, Old Wye Bridge 3.9m to 4.0m by midday today, Mordiford 3.8m to 4.0m by this afternoon, Ross on Wye 3.0m to 3.4m at 01:00 on 13/10/19. We expect river levels to remain high until 13/10/19. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are checking defences. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses. This message will be updated by 14:00 on 12/10/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 11 Oct 2019 19:31
River Wye
River levels are forecast to rise at the Bredwardine river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland is expected between 01:00 and 14:00 tomorrow, 12/10/19. Flooding is expected to affect low lying land and roads along the River Wye from Hay on Wye to Ross on Wye. Other locations that may be affected include Byford, Bredwardine and Hereford. Predicted peaks:- Hay on Wye 1.8m to 2.2m at 22:00 on 11/10/19, Bredwardine 3.6m to 4.0m at 03:00 on 12/10/19, Belmont 3.5m to 4.0m at 04:00 on 12/10/19, Old Wye Bridge 3.0m to 3.5m at 09:00 on 12/10/19, Mordiford 3.4m to 3.8m at 10:00 on 12/10/19, Ross on Wye 3.4m to 3.8m Saturday evening. We expect river levels to remain high until 13/10/19. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are checking defences. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses. This message will be updated by 08:00 on 12/10/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 11 Oct 2019 15:51
River Wye
River levels are forecast to rise at the Bredwardine river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland is expected between 01:00 and 14:00 tomorrow, 12/10/19. Flooding is expected to affect low lying land and roads along the River Wye from Hay on Wye to Ross on Wye. Other locations that may be affected include Byford, Bredwardine and Hereford. Predicted peaks:- Hay on Wye 1.8m to 2.2m at 22:00 on 11/10/19, Bredwardine 3.6m to 4.0m at 03:00 on 12/10/19, Belmont 3.5m to 4.0m at 04:00 on 12/10/19, Old Wye Bridge 3.0m to 3.5m at 09:00 on 12/10/19, Mordiford 3.4m to 3.8m at 10:00 on 12/10/19, Ross on Wye 3.4m to 3.8m saturday evening. We expect river levels to remain high until 13/10/19. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are checking defences. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses. This message will be updated by 19:00 on 11/10/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 30 Sep 2019 16:28
River Wye
River levels have risen at the Hay-On-Wye river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland is expected today, 30/09/19. Flooding is affecting low lying land and roads along the River Wye from Hay on Wye to Ross on Wye. Other locations that may be affected include the A438, Byford, Bredwardine and Hereford. Predicted peaks:- Hay on Wye 1.7 m to 2.2 m tomorrow morning, Bredwardine 3.3 m to 3.8 m tomorrow morning. Further rainfall is forecast over the next 12 hours. We expect river levels to remain high until Tuesday 01/10/19. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are liaising with Local Authorities and emergency services. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses and plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded. This message will be updated by 10:00am on 01/10/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 30 Sep 2019 08:34
River Wye
River levels have risen at the Hay-On-Wye river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland is expected today, 30/09/19. Flooding is affecting low lying land and roads along the River Wye from Hay on Wye to Ross on Wye. Other locations that may be affected include the A438, Byford, Bredwardine and Hereford. Predicted peaks:- Hay on Wye 2 m to 2.4 m tomorrow morning, Bredwardine 3.7 m to 4.2 m tomorrow morning. Further rainfall is forecast over the next 12 hours. We expect river levels to remain high until Tuesday 01/10/19. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are liaising with Local Authorities and emergency services. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses and plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded. This message will be updated by 5:00pm on 30/09/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 29 Sep 2019 14:44
River Wye
River levels have risen at the Hay-On-Wye river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland is expected today, 29/09/19. Flooding is affecting low lying land and roads along the River Wye from Hay on Wye to Ross on Wye. Other locations that may be affected include the A438, Byford, Bredwardine and Hereford. Predicted peaks:- Hay on Wye 3 m to 3.1 m this afternoon, Bredwardine 4.7 m to 5.0 m this evening. Further rainfall is forecast over the next 12 hours. We expect river levels to remain high until Tuesday 01/10/19. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are liaising with Local Authorities and emergency services. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses and plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded. This message will be updated by 9:00am on 30/09/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 29 Sep 2019 07:04
River Wye
River levels have risen at the Hay-On-Wye river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland is expected between 07:00 and 15:00 today, 29/09/19. Flooding is affecting low lying land and roads along the River Wye from Hay on Wye to Ross on Wye. Other locations that may be affected include the A438, Byford, Bredwardine and Hereford. Predicted peaks:- Hay on Wye 2 m to 2.5 m at 09:00 on 29/09, Bredwardine 3.9 m to 4.3 m at 17:00 on 29/09. Further rainfall is forecast over the next 12 hours. We expect river levels to remain high until Tuesday 01/10/19. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are liaising with Local Authorities and emergency services. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses and plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded. This message will be updated by 15:00 on 29/09/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 18 Mar 2019 20:22
River Wye
River levels remain high but are beginning to fall at the Mordiford river gauge. Consequently, the risk of flooding remains. Flooding is affecting low lying land and roads along the River Wye from Hay on Wye to Ross on Wye. Other locations that may be affected include Byford, Bredwardine and Hereford. We do not forecast the situation to deteriorate any further. No further rainfall is forecast. River levels are falling, but still pose a flood risk. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses and plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded. This message will be updated by 09:00 on Tuesday 19/03/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 18 Mar 2019 12:53
River Wye
River levels remain high but are beginning to fall at the Mordiford river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Consequently, the risk of flooding remains. Flooding is affecting low lying land and roads along the River Wye from Hay on Wye to Ross on Wye. Other locations that may be affected include Byford, Bredwardine and Hereford. We do not forecast the situation to deteriorate any further. No further rainfall is forecast. River levels are falling, but still pose a flood risk. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses and plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded. This message will be updated by 21:00 on 18/03/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 18 Mar 2019 07:34
River Wye
River levels remain high but are beginning to fall at the Belmont river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Consequently, the risk of flooding is reducing. Flooding is affecting low lying land and roads along the River Wye from Hay on Wye to Ross on Wye. Other locations that may be affected include Byford, Bredwardine and Hereford. No further rainfall is forecast. River levels are falling, but still pose a flood risk. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses. This message will be updated by 13:00 on 18/03/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 17 Mar 2019 17:38
River Wye
River levels are high but are beginning to fall at the Bredwardine river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. River levels may fall and rise again, the risk of flooding remains. Flooding is affecting low lying land and roads along the River Wye from Hay on Wye to Ross on Wye. Other locations that may be affected include the A438, Byford, Bredwardine and Hereford. Further showers are forecast over the next 24 hours. We expect river levels to remain high for the next few days. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded. This message will be updated by 08:00 on 18/03/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 17 Mar 2019 12:10
River Wye
River levels are high at the Bredwardine river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Flooding is affecting low lying land and roads along the River Wye from Hay on Wye to Ross on Wye. Other locations that may be affected include the A438, Byford, Bredwardine and Hereford. We expect river levels to remain high today. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded. This message will be updated by 7:00 pm on 17/03/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 17 Mar 2019 07:25
River Wye
River levels are high at the Bredwardine river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Flooding is affecting low lying land and roads along the River Wye from Hay on Wye to Ross on Wye. Other locations that may be affected include the A438, Byford, Bredwardine and Hereford. We expect river levels to remain high today. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded. This message will be updated by 1 pm on 17/03/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 16 Mar 2019 17:37
River Wye
River levels remain at the Bredwardine river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. River levels may fall below flood alert level but rise again as a result of forecast rainfall back through flood alert level. Flooding is affecting low lying land and roads along the River Wye from Hay on Wye to Ross on Wye. Other locations that may be affected include the A438, Byford, Bredwardine and Hereford. Further rainfall is forecast over the next 24 hours. We expect river levels to remain high over the next few days. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded. This message will be updated by 08:00 on 17/03/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 16 Mar 2019 12:44
River Wye
River levels remain high but are beginning to fall at the Old Wye Bridge river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Consequently, the risk of flooding remains. Flooding is affecting low lying land and roads along the River Wye from Hay on Wye to Ross on Wye. Further rainfall is forecast over the next 24 hours. River levels are falling, but may rise again. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded. This message will be updated by 19:00 on 16/3/2019 or as the situation changes


Flood Alert issued on 16 Mar 2019 07:15
River Wye
River levels are forecast to rise at the Bredwardine river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Consequently, the risk of flooding remains. Flooding is affecting low lying land and roads along the River Wye from Hay on Wye to Ross on Wye. Other locations that may be affected include the main A438 Byford, Bredwardine and Hereford. Further heavy rainfall is forecast over the next 24 hours. River levels are falling, but may rise again. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded. This message will be updated by 14:00 on 16/03/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 15 Mar 2019 18:17
River Wye
River levels are forecast to rise at the Bredwardine river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Consequently, the risk of flooding remains. Flooding is affecting low lying land and roads along the River Wye from Hay on Wye to Ross on Wye. We expect river levels to rise until 21:00 to 23:00 on 15/03/19. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are checking defences. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses. This message will be updated tomorrow morning 8:00, 16/03/2019, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 15 Mar 2019 12:34
River Wye
River levels have risen at the Bredwardine river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Consequently, the risk of flooding remains. Flooding is affecting low lying land and roads along the River Wye from Hay on Wye to Ross on Wye. Other locations that may be affected include the A438, Byford, Bredwardine and Hereford. Further rainfall is forecast over the next 48 hours. We expect river levels to remain high until 17/03/19. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded. This message will be updated by 19:00 on 15/03/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 15 Mar 2019 08:00
River Wye
River Levels have risen at the Bredwardine river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Consequently flooding is expected to continue. Flooding is affecting low lying land and roads along the river Wye from Hay on Wye to Ross on Wye. Other locations that may be affected include A438 between Letton and Willersey, Byford, Bredwardine and Hereford. Road closures and diversions on the main A438 may be in force. Further rainfall is forecast over the next 2 days. River levels are due to rise again later today and are expected to remain high until 17/03/19. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded. This message will be updated by 13:00 on 15/03/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 14 Mar 2019 18:53
River Wye
River levels have risen at the Bredwardine river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding is expected to continue. Flooding is affecting low lying land and roads along the River Wye from Hay on Wye to Ross on Wye. Other locations that may be affected include the main A438 between Letton and Willersey, Byford, Bredwardine and Hereford. Road closures and diversions on the main A438 may be in force. Further rainfall is forecast over the next 48 hours. We expect river levels to remain high until 16/03/19 We are closely monitoring the situation. Please plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded. This message will be updated tomorrow morning, 15/03/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 14 Mar 2019 14:01
River Wye
River levels have risen at the Hay-On-Wye river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding is expected to continue. Flooding is affecting low lying land and roads along the River Wye from Hay on Wye to Ross on Wye. Other locations that may be affected include Byford, Bredwardine and Hereford. We expect river levels to remain high until on 16/03/19. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are liaising with emergency services. Please plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded. This message will be updated by 19:00 on 14/03/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 14 Mar 2019 08:07
River Wye
River levels have risen at the Ross-On-Wye river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Consequently, the risk of flooding remains. Flooding is affecting low lying land and roads along the River Wye from Hay on Wye to Ross on Wye. Other locations that may be affected include the main A438 between Letton and Willersey, Byford, Bredwardine and Hereford. Flooding of properties is not forecast at this point. Further heavy rainfall is forecast over the next 48 hours. We expect river levels to remain high until 16/03/2019. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are liaising with emergency services. Please plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded. This message will be updated by 14:00 on 14/03/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 14 Mar 2019 07:59
River Wye
River levels have risen at the Ross-On-Wye river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Consequently, the risk of flooding remains. Flooding is affecting low lying land and roads along the River Wye from Hay on Wye to Ross on Wye. Other locations that may be affected include Byford, Bredwardine and Hereford. Flooding of properties is not forecast at this point. Further heavy rainfall is forecast over the next 48 hours. We expect river levels to remain high until 16/03/2019. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are liaising with emergency services. Please plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded. This message will be updated by 14:00 on 14/03/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 13 Mar 2019 18:44
River Wye
River levels have risen at the Ross-On-Wye river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Consequently, the risk of flooding remains. Flooding is affecting low lying land and roads along the River Wye from Hay on Wye to Ross on Wye. Other locations that may be affected include Byford, Bredwardine and Hereford. Flooding of properties is not forecast at this point. Further heavy rainfall is forecast over the next 48 hours. We expect river levels to remain high until 16/03/2019. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are liaising with emergency services. Please plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded. This message will be updated by 08:00 on 14/03/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 13 Mar 2019 13:29
River Wye
River levels remain high but are beginning to fall at the Ross-On-Wye river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Consequently, the risk of flooding remains. Flooding is affecting low lying land and roads along the River Wye from Hay on Wye to Ross on Wye. Other locations that may be affected include Byford, Bredwardine and Hereford. Flooding of properties is not forecast at this point. Further heavy rainfall is forecast over the next 48 hours. We expect river levels to remain high until 16/03/2019. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are liaising with emergency services. Please plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded. This message will be updated by 19:00 on 13/03/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 13 Mar 2019 13:14
River Wye
River levels remain high but are beginning to fall at the Ross-On-Wye river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Consequently, the risk of flooding remains. Flooding is affecting low lying land and roads along the River Wye from Hay on Wye to Ross on Wye. Other locations that may be affected include Byford, Bredwardine and Hereford. Flooding of properties is not forecast at this point. Further heavy rainfall is forecast over the next 48 hours. We expect river levels to remain high until 16/03/2019. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are liaising with emergency services. Please plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded. This message will be updated by 14:00 on 13/03/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 13 Mar 2019 08:02
River Wye
River levels have risen at the Ross-On-Wye river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall on Tuesday 12/03/19. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland is possible between 07:00 and 19:00 today, 13/03/19. Flooding may be affecting low lying land and roads along the River Wye from Hay on Wye to Ross on Wye. Other locations that may be affected include the A438, Byford, Bredwardine and Hereford. Further rainfall is forecast from overnight Wednesday into Thursday morning. We expect river levels to remain high until 19:00 on 13/03/19. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded. This message will be updated by 14:00 on 13/03/19, or as the situation changes


Flood Alert issued on 12 Mar 2019 18:13
River Wye
River levels are high but steady at the Hay-On-Wye river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall this morning 12/03/19. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland is possible between 18:00 and 15:00 tomorrow, 13/03/19. Flooding may be affecting low lying land and roads along the River Wye from Hay on Wye to Ross on Wye. Other locations that may be affected include the A438, Byford, Bredwardine and Hereford. Further rainfall is forecast from overnight Wednesday into Thursday morning. We expect river levels to remain high until 15:00 on 13/03/19. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded. This message will be updated by 09:00 on 13/03/19, or as the situation changes


Flood Alert issued on 12 Mar 2019 13:13
River Wye
River levels have risen at the Hay-On-Wye river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall this morning 12/03/19. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland is possible between 14:00 and 11:00 tomorrow, 13/03/19. Flooding may be affecting low lying land and roads along the River Wye from Hay on Wye to Ross on Wye. Other locations that may be affected include the A438, Byford, Bredwardine and Hereford. Further rainfall is forecast from overnight Wednesday into Thursday morning. We expect river levels to remain high until 11:00 on 13/03/19. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded. This message will be updated by 19:00 on 12/03/19, or as the situation changes


Flood Alert issued on 8 Mar 2019 12:45
River Wye
River levels are currently rising slowly at gauges downstream of Hay on Wye as result of rainfall on Thursday, 07/03/19. Flooding could affect low lying land and roads along the River Wye from Hay on Wye to Ross on Wye throughout Friday, 08/03/19. River levels are not expected to exceed Flood Alert levels and will begin to fall on Friday afternoon. Further light rainfall is forecast over the next 24 hours. We are closely monitoring the situation and expect to remove this Flood Alert later on Friday. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses. This message will be updated by 19:00 on 08/03/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 8 Mar 2019 08:46
River Wye
River levels are currently rising slowly at gauges downstream of Hay on Wye as result of rainfall on Thursday, 07/03/19. Flooding could affect low lying land and roads along the River Wye from Hay on Wye to Ross on Wye throughout Friday, 08/03/19. River levels are not expected to exceed Flood Alert levels. Further light rainfall is forecast over the next 24 hours. We are closely monitoring the situation and expect to remove this Flood Alert later on Friday. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses. This message will be updated by 13:00 on 08/03/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 7 Mar 2019 17:48
River Wye
River levels are currently rising upstream of Hay on Wye as result of rainfall on Thursday, 07/03/19. Consequently, flooding could affect low lying land and roads along the River Wye from Hay on Wye to Ross on Wye after midnight on Thursday and into Friday morning, 08/03/19. Further light rainfall is forecast over the next 24 hours. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses. This message will be updated by 09:00 on 08/03/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 11 Feb 2019 08:34
River Wye
River levels are high but steady at the Ross-On-Wye river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Flooding continues. Flooding is affecting low lying land and roads along the River Wye from Hay on Wye to Ross on Wye. Other locations that may be affected include the A438, Byford, Bredwardine and Hereford. No further rainfall is forecast. We expect river levels to remain high until this afternoon, Monday 11/02/19. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are checking defences and clearing weed screens. Please avoid using low lying footpaths and roads near local watercourses and avoid contact with flood water. This message will be updated this afternoon, 11/02/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 10 Feb 2019 19:19
River Wye
River levels have risen at the Belmont river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding of property/roads and farmland is expected to begin between 8 pm and 9 pm today, 10/02/19. Flooding is affecting low lying land and roads along the River Wye from Hay on Wye to Ross on Wye. Other locations that may be affected include the A438, Byford, Bredwardine and Hereford. No further rainfall is forecast. We expect river levels to remain high until tomorrow morning, 11/02/19. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are checking defences and clearing weed screens. Please avoid using low lying footpaths and roads near local watercourses and avoid contact with flood water. This message will be updated tomorrow morning, 11/02/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 10 Feb 2019 13:50
River Wye
River levels are high but steady at the Hay-On-Wye river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Consequently, the risk of flooding remains. Flooding is affecting low lying land and roads along the River Wye from Hay on Wye to Ross on Wye. Other locations that may be affected include the A438, Byford, Bredwardine and Hereford. Further rainfall is forecast over the next 24 hours. We expect river levels to start dropping at the Hay on Wye gauge but will continue to rise at other gauge locations until this evening and overnight. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are checking defences and clearing weed screens. Please avoid using low lying footpaths and roads near local watercourses and avoid contact with flood water. This message will be updated by 7 pm tonight, 10/02/19 or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 10 Feb 2019 10:55
River Wye
River levels have risen at the Hay-On-Wye river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding of property/roads and farmland is possible to begin between 11:30 am and 12:30 pm today, 10/02/19. Flooding is affecting low lying land and roads along the River Wye from Hay on Wye to Ross on Wye. Other locations that may be affected include the A438, Byford, Bredwardine and Hereford. Further rainfall is forecast over the next 24 hours. We expect river levels to remain high until this evening, 10/02/19. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are checking defences and clearing weed screens. Please avoid using low lying footpaths and roads near local watercourses and avoid contact with flood water. This message will be updated by 2 pm on 10/02/19 or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 9 Feb 2019 13:32
River Wye
River levels are peaking at the Mordiford river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding of property/roads and farmland is expected until late this afternoon, 09/02/19. Flooding is affecting low lying land and roads along the River Wye from Hay on Wye to Ross on Wye. Other locations that may be affected include the A438, Byford, Bredwardine and Hereford. We expect river levels to remain high at the Ross on Wye gauge until this evening, 09/02/19. Further rainfall is forecast over the next 24 hours and river levels will remain high but are not forecast to pose a flood risk as a result of this rainfall. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are checking defences and clearing weed screens. Please avoid using low lying footpaths and roads near local watercourses and avoid contact with flood water. This message will be updated by 7 pm on 09/02/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 9 Feb 2019 08:14
River Wye
River levels are rising at the Mordiford river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding of property/roads and farmland is expected until this afternoon, 09/02/19. Flooding is affecting low lying land and roads along the River Wye from Hay on Wye to Ross on Wye. Other locations that may be affected include the A438, Byford, Bredwardine and Hereford. We expect river levels to remain high at the Ross on Wye gauge until this evening, 09/02/19. Further rainfall is forecast over the next 24 hours and river levels will remain high but are not forecast to pose a flood risk as a result of this rainfall. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are checking defences and clearing weed screens. Please avoid using low lying footpaths and roads near local watercourses and avoid contact with flood water. This message will be updated by 2 pm on 09/02/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 8 Feb 2019 20:24
River Wye
River levels continue to rise at the Hay-On-Wye river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding of property/roads and farmland is expected to occur overnight tonight, 08/02/19. Flooding is affecting low lying land and roads along the River Wye from Hay on Wye to Ross on Wye. Other locations that may be affected include the A438, Byford, Bredwardine and Hereford. No further rainfall is forecast. We expect river levels to remain high until lunchtime tomorrow, 09/02/19. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please avoid using low lying footpaths and roads near local watercourses and avoid contact with flood water. This message will be updated tomorrow morning, 09/02/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 8 Feb 2019 16:21
River Wye
River levels have risen at the Hay-On-Wye river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding of property/roads and farmland is expected to occur from 18:30 today, 08/02/19. Flooding is affecting low lying land and roads along the River Wye from Hay on Wye to Ross on Wye. Other locations that may be affected include the A438, Byford, Bredwardine and Hereford. No further rainfall is forecast. We expect river levels to remain high until lunchtime tomorrow, 09/02/19. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please avoid using low lying footpaths and roads near local watercourses and avoid contact with flood water. This message will be updated this evening, 08/02/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 23 Dec 2018 14:01
River Wye
River levels remain high but are continuing to fall slowly at the Ross-On-Wye river gauge. Flooding is affecting low lying land and roads along the River Wye from Hay on Wye to Ross on Wye. Other locations that may be affected include the A438, Byford, Bredwardine and Hereford. Further rainfall will cause river levels to rise again this afternoon, 23/12/18 and into Monday morning, 24/12/18. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are checking defences. Please avoid using low lying footpaths and roads near local watercourses and avoid contact with flood water. This message will be updated this evening, 23/12/18, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 23 Dec 2018 07:59
River Wye
River levels remain high but are beginning to fall at the Ross-On-Wye river gauge. However, river levels are forecast to rise again this afternoon due to further recent rainfall. Flooding is affecting low lying land and roads along the River Wye from Hay on Wye to Ross on Wye. Other locations that may be affected include the A438, Byford, Bredwardine and Hereford. Further rainfall is forecast and we expect river levels to rise again this afternoon, 23/12/18 and until Monday morning, 24/12/18. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are checking defences. Please avoid using low lying footpaths and roads near local watercourses and avoid contact with flood water. This message will be updated by 14:00 on 23/12/18, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 22 Dec 2018 19:00
River Wye
River levels are rising at the Old Wye Bridge, Mordiford and Ross on Wye river gauges as a result of heavy rainfall. Consequently, the risk of flooding remains. Flooding is affecting low lying land and roads along the River Wye from Hay on Wye to Ross on Wye. Other locations that may be affected include the A438, Byford, Bredwardine and Hereford. We expect river levels to remain high until tomorrow morning, 23/12/18. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are checking defences. Please avoid using low lying footpaths and roads near local watercourses. This message will be updated by 8am tomorrow morning, 23/12/18, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 22 Dec 2018 13:43
River Wye
River levels are rising at the Belmont, Old Wye Bridge and Mordiford river gauges as a result of heavy rainfall. Consequently, the risk of flooding remains. Flooding is affecting low lying land and roads along the River Wye from Hay on Wye to Ross on Wye. Other locations that may be affected include the A438, Byford, Bredwardine and Hereford. We expect river levels to remain high until 22:00 this evening, 22/12/18. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are checking defences. Please avoid using low lying footpaths and roads near local watercourses. This message will be updated this evening, 22/12/18, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 22 Dec 2018 07:49
River Wye
River levels are forecast to rise at the Old Wye Bridge river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding of footpaths and farmland is expected between 11:00 and 18:00 today, 22/12/18. Flooding is affecting low lying land and roads along the River Wye from Hay on Wye to Ross on Wye. Other locations that may be affected include Byford, Bredwardine and Hereford. We expect river levels to remain high until 18:00 on 22/12/18. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are checking defences. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses. This message will be updated this afternoon, 22/12/18, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 20 Dec 2018 07:01
River Wye
River levels remain high but are beginning to fall at the Ross-On-Wye river gauge as a result of persistent heavy rainfall on Tuesday. Flooding continues. Flooding is affecting low lying land and roads along the River Wye from Hay on Wye to Ross on Wye. Other locations that may be affected include, Byford, Bredwardine and Hereford. Further light rainfall is forecast over the next 2 days. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are clearing weed screens. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses. This message will be updated in 8 hours, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 19 Dec 2018 22:49
River Wye
River levels are high but steady at the Old Wye Bridge river gauge as a result of persistent heavy rainfall yesterday. Consequently, flooding of footpaths and farmland is expected between 19:00 and 00:00 on Thursday, 20/12/18. Flooding is affecting low lying land along the River Wye from Hay on Wye to Ross on Wye. Other locations that may be affected, Byford, Bredwardine and Hereford. We expect river levels to remain high until 00:00 on 20/12/18. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are clearing weed screens. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses. This message will be updated by 7:00 on 20/12/18, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 19 Dec 2018 19:24
River Wye
River levels are high but steady at the Old Wye Bridge river gauge as a result of persistent heavy rainfall yesterday. Consequently, flooding of footpaths and farmland is expected between 19:00 and 00:00, 20/12/18. Flooding is affecting low lying land along the River Wye from Hay on Wye to Ross on Wye. Other locations that may be affected, Byford, Bredwardine and Hereford. We expect river levels to remain high until 00:00 on 20/12/18. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are clearing weed screens. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses. This message will be updated by 23:00 on 19/12/18, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 19 Dec 2018 13:24
River Wye
River levels are forecast to rise at the Mordiford river gauge as a result of persistent heavy rainfall yesterday. Consequently, flooding of farmland is possible to begin between 12:00 and 18:00 today, 19/12/18. Flooding is affecting low lying land and roads along the River Wye from Hay on Wye to Ross on Wye. Other locations that may be affected include Byford, Bredwardine and Hereford. Flooding of properties is not forecast at this point. Further light rainfall is forecast over the next 6 hours. We expect river levels to remain high until 12:00 on 20/12/18. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are clearing weed screens. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses. This message will be updated this evening.


Flood Alert issued on 19 Dec 2018 07:54
River Wye
River levels have risen and continue to rise at the Bredwardine, Hay on Wye and Mordiford river gauges as a result of heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland is possible to begin between 08:30 and midday today, 19/12/18. Flooding is affecting low lying land and roads along the River Wye from Hay on Wye to Ross on Wye. Other locations that may be affected include Byford, Bredwardine and Hereford. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are clearing weed screens. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses and plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded. This message will be updated by 14:00 on 19/12/18, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 18 Dec 2018 18:59
River Wye
River levels are forecast to rise at the Bredwardine river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Flooding of roads and farmland is possible overnight and into tomorrow, 19/12/18. Flooding of low lying land and roads along the Wye from Hay on Wye to Ross on Wye is possible. Locations that may be affected include the main A438 between Letton and Willersey, Byford, Bredwardine and Hereford. Road closures and diversions on the main A438 may be in force. The footpath on the north river bank in Herefordshire & King George playing fields may flood. Further rainfall is forecast over the next 5 hours. We expect river levels to continue to rise until early tomorrow morning. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are liaising with Herefordshire Council. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses and plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded. This message will be updated by 9am tomorrow.


Flood Alert issued on 18 Dec 2018 13:27
River Wye
River levels are forecast to rise at the Bredwardine river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Flooding of roads and farmland is possible overnight tonight and into tomorrow, 18/12/18. Flooding of low lying land and roads along the River Wye from Hay on Wye to Ross on Wye is possible. Locations that may be affected include the main A438 between Letton and Willersey, Byford, Bredwardine and Hereford. Road closures or diversions on the main A438 may be in force. The footpath on the north bank in Herefordshire & King George playing fields may flood. Further rainfall is forecast over the next 9 hours. We expect river levels to begin rising this afternoon. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are liaising with Herefordshire Council. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near local watercourses and plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded. This message will be updated by 19:00 tonight.


Flood Alert issued on 10 Dec 2018 18:35
River Wye
River levels remain high but are beginning to fall at the Mordiford river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Consequently, the risk of flooding remains. Flooding is affecting Low lying land and roads along the River Wye from Hay on Wye to Ross on Wye. Other locations that may be affected include the Byford, Bredwardine and Hereford. Flooding of properties is not forecast at this point. Further rainfall is forecast over the next 24 hours. River levels are falling, but still pose a flood risk. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded. This message will be updated by 08:00 on 11/12/18, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 10 Dec 2018 13:55
River Wye
River levels remain high but are beginning to fall at the Belmont river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Consequently, the risk of flooding remains. Flooding is affecting low lying land and roads along the River Wye from Hay on Wye to Ross on Wye. Other locations that may be affected include the Byford, Bredwardine and Hereford. Flooding of properties is not forecast at this point. Further rainfall is forecast over the next 24 hours. We expect river levels to remain high until 11/12/18. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded. This message will be updated by 19:00 on 10/12/18, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 10 Dec 2018 08:03
River Wye
River levels have risen at the Belmont river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland is possible today, 10/12/18. Flooding is affecting low lying land and roads along the River Wye from Hay on Wye to Ross on Wye. Other locations that may be affected include the Byford, Bredwardine and Hereford. Flooding of properties is not forecast at this point. Further rainfall is forecast over the next 48 hours. We expect river levels to remain high until 11/12/18. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded. This message will be updated by 14:00 on 10/12/18, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 9 Dec 2018 18:38
River Wye
River levels are rising at the Hay-On-Wye river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Consequently, the risk of flooding remains. Flooding is affecting Low lying land and roads along the River Wye from Hay on Wye to Ross on Wye. Other locations that may be affected include the Byford, Bredwardine and Hereford. Flooding of properties is not forecast at this point. Further rainfall is forecast over the next 48 hours. We expect river levels to remain high until 14:00 on 10/12/18. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded. This message will be updated by 08:00 on 10/12/18, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 9 Dec 2018 13:56
River Wye
River levels are rising at the Hay-On-Wye river gauge as a result of persistent rainfall. Consequently, the risk of flooding remains. Flooding is affecting Low lying land and roads along the River Wye from Hay on Wye to Ross on Wye. Other locations that may be affected include the Byford, Bredwardine and Hereford. Flooding of properties is not forecast at this point. Further rainfall is forecast over the next 48 hours. We expect river levels to remain high until 10/12/18. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded. This message will be updated by 19:00 on 09/12/18, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 9 Dec 2018 07:57
River Wye
River levels are forecast to rise at the Hay-on-Wye river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Consequently, the risk of flooding remains. Flooding is affecting Low lying land and roads along the River Wye from Hay on Wye to Ross on Wye. Other locations that may be affected include Byford, Bredwardine and Hereford. Flooding of properties is not forecast at this point. Further rainfall is forecast over the next 48 hours. We expect river levels to remain high until 10/12/18. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded. This message will be updated by 14:00 on 09/12/18, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 8 Dec 2018 18:52
River Wye
River levels are forecast to rise at the Mordiford river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Consequently, the risk of flooding remains. Flooding is affecting Low lying land and roads along the River Wye from Hay on Wye to Ross on Wye. Other locations that may be affected include Byford, Bredwardine and Hereford. Flooding of properties is not forecast at this point. Further rainfall is forecast over the next 48 hours. We expect river levels to remain high until 10/12/18. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded. This message will be updated by 08:00 on 09/12/18, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 8 Dec 2018 13:58
River Wye
River levels are high but steady at the Mordiford river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Consequently, the risk of flooding remains. Flooding is affecting Low lying land and roads along the River Wye from Hay on Wye to Ross on Wye. Other locations that may be affected include Byford, Bredwardine and Hereford. Flooding of properties is not forecast at this point. Further rainfall is forecast over the next 48 hours. We expect river levels to remain high until 10/12/18. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded. This message will be updated by 19:00 on 08/12/18, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 8 Dec 2018 08:09
River Wye
River levels have risen at the Mordiford river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland is possible between today, 08/12/18. Flooding is affecting Low lying land and roads along the River Wye from Hay on Wye to Ross on Wye. Other locations that may be affected include Byford, Bredwardine and Hereford. Flooding of properties is not forecast at this point. Further rainfall is forecast over the next 48 hours. River levels are falling, but still pose a flood risk. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded. This message will be updated by 14:00 on 08/12/18, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 7 Dec 2018 18:59
River Wye
River levels have risen at the Hay-On-Wye river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Consequently, the risk of flooding remains. Flooding is affecting Low lying land and roads along the River Wye from Hay on Wye to Ross on Wye. Other locations that may be affected include Byford, Bredwardine and Hereford. Flooding of properties is not forecast at this point. Further light rainfall is forecast over the next 48 hours. We expect river levels to remain high until 09/12/18. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded. This message will be updated by 08:00 on 08/12/18, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 7 Dec 2018 12:37
River Wye
River levels have risen at the Hay-On-Wye river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland is possible today, 07/12/18. Flooding is affecting Low lying land and roads along the River Wye from Hay on Wye to Ross on Wye. Other locations that may be affected include Byford, Bredwardine and Hereford. Flooding of properties is not forecast at this point. Further light rainfall is forecast over the next 48 hours. We expect river levels to rise until 23:00 on 07/12/18. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded. This message will be updated by 19:00 on 07/12/18, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 5 Dec 2018 18:36
River Wye
River levels are forecast to rise at the Hay-On-Wye river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland is possible overnight. Flooding is affecting Low lying land and roads along the River Wye from Hay on Wye to Ross on Wye. Other locations that may be affected include Byford, Bredwardine and Hereford. Further rainfall is forecast over the next 24 hours. We expect river levels to rise until 06/12/18. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded. This message will be updated by 08:00 on 06/12/18, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 5 Dec 2018 15:54
River Wye
River levels are forecast to rise at the Hay-On-Wye river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland is possible overnight. Flooding is affecting Low lying land and roads along the River Wye from Hay on Wye to Ross on Wye. Other locations that may be affected include the A438, Byford, Bredwardine, Belmont, Hereford and Mordiford. Further rainfall is forecast over the next 24 hours. We expect river levels to rise until 06/12/18. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded. This message will be updated by 19:00 on 06/12/18, or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 9 Nov 2018 21:14
River Wye
This message contains gauge information for Hay-on-Wye, Bredwardine, Belmont, Old Wye Bridge and Mordiford. Currently no flooding is expected in other gauge locations. This message will be updated by 9 am tomorrow or if the situation changes. At 9:00 pm today; Hay-on-Wye Gauge was 0.80 metres and steady. A peak level of between 1.7 and 2.2 metres is expected to occur Saturday morning. Bredwardine Gauge was 1.40 metres and steady. A peak level of between 3.4 and 3.9 metres is expected to occur Saturday morning. Belmont Gauge was 1.63 metres and steady. A peak level of between 3.4 and 3.9 metres is expected to occur Saturday evening. Old-Wye-Bridge Gauge was 1.40 metres and steady. A peak level of between 2.9 and 3.4 metres is expected to occur Saturday afternoon. Mordiford Gauge was 1.73 metres and steady. A peak level of between 3.1 and 3.6 metres is expected to occur Saturday evening. The Hereford flood barriers are not expected to be deployed.


Flood Alert issued on 9 Nov 2018 17:23
River Wye
Heavy rain is forecasted this evening, bringing the potential for flood alert thresholds to be crossed in this area. This message will be updated by 9 pm or if the situation changes. At 4:30 pm today; Hay-on-Wye Gauge was 0.80 metres and steady. A peak level of between 1.7 and 2.2 metres is expected to occur Saturday morning. Bredwardine Gauge was 1.46 metres and steady. A peak level of between 3.4 and 3.9 metres is expected to occur Saturday morning. Belmont Gauge was 1.71 metres and steady. A peak level of between 3.4 and 3.9 metres is expected to occur Saturday evening. Old-Wye-Bridge Gauge was 1.46 metres and steady. A peak level of between 2.9 and 3.4 metres is expected to occur Saturday afternoon. Mordiford Gauge was 1.81 metres and steady. A peak level of between 3.1 and 3.6 metres is expected to occur Saturday.


Flood Alert issued on 15 Oct 2018 17:06
River Wye
This message contains gauge information for Ross-on-Wye. Currently no flooding is expected in other gauge locations. This message will be updated by 9:00 am on Tuesday or if the situation changes. At 4:30 pm on Monday; Ross on Wye was 3.83 metres and falling. A peak level of 4.2 metres occurred on Monday morning.


Flood Alert issued on 15 Oct 2018 12:47
River Wye
This message contains gauge information for Ross-on-Wye. Currently no flooding is expected in other gauge locations. This message will be updated by 5:00 pm on Monday or if the situation changes. At 12:30 pm on Monday; Ross on Wye was 4.13 metres and falling slowly. A peak level of 4.2 metres occurred on Monday morning.


Flood Alert issued on 15 Oct 2018 09:03
River Wye
This message contains gauge information for Mordiford and Ross-on-Wye. Currently no flooding is expected in other gauge locations. This message will be updated by 1:00 pm on Monday or if the situation changes. At 9:00 am on Monday; Mordiford was 3.77 metres and falling. A peak level of 4.90 occurred on Sunday evening. Ross on Wye was 4.19 metres and rising slowly. A peak level of between 4.2 and 4.5 metres is expected to occur on Monday lunchtime.


Flood Alert issued on 14 Oct 2018 19:32
River Wye
This message contains gauge information for Hay-on-Wye, Bredwardine, Belmont, Old Wye Bridge, Mordiford, and Ross-on-Wye. This message will be updated by 9 am Monday morning or if the situation changes. At 7:00 pm Sunday; Hay-on-Wye was 1.59 metres and falling. A peak level of 3.63 metres occurred at 2:30pm Saturday afternoon. Bredwardine was 4.09 metres and falling. A peak level of 5.91 metres occurred at 1:30 am Sunday morning. Belmont was 5.22 metres and falling slowly. A peak level of 5.44 metres occurred this afternoon. Old-Wye-Bridge was 4.73 metres and falling. A peak level of 4.86 metres occurred this afternoon. Mordiford was 4.84 metres and is currently peaking. A peak level of between 4.8 and 5.0 metres is expected to occur this evening. Ross on Wye was 3.98 metres and rising slowly. A peak level of between 3.9 and 4.5 metres is expected to occur overnight.


Flood Alert issued on 14 Oct 2018 16:46
River Wye
This message contains gauge information for Hay-on-Wye, Bredwardine, Belmont, Old Wye Bridge, Mordiford, and Ross-on-Wye. This message will be updated by 8:00 pm Sunday or if the situation changes. At 4:00 pm Sunday; Hay-on-Wye was 1.66 metres and falling. A peak level of 3.63 metres occurred at 2:30pm Saturday afternoon. Bredwardine was 4.59 metres and falling. A peak level of 5.91 metres occurred at 1:30 am Sunday morning. Belmont was 5.38 metres and falling slowly. A peak level of 5.44 metres occurred this afternoon Old-Wye-Bridge was 4.82 metres and steady. A peak level is currently occurring. Mordiford was 4.81 metres and rising slowly. A peak level of between 4.8 and 5.0 metres is expected to occur this evening. Ross on Wye was 3.94 metres and rising. A peak level of between 3.9 and 4.5 metres is expected to occur overnight.


Flood Alert issued on 14 Oct 2018 12:51
River Wye
This message contains gauge information for Hay-on-Wye, Bredwardine, Belmont, Old Wye Bridge, Mordiford, and Ross-on-Wye. This message will be updated by 5:00 pm Sunday or if the situation changes. At 12:00 pm Sunday; Hay-on-Wye was 1.85 metres and falling. A peak level of 3.63 metres occurred at 2:30pm Saturday afternoon. Bredwardine was 5.26 metres and falling slowly. A peak level of 5.91 metres occurred at 1:30 am Sunday morning. Belmont was 5.44 metres and rising slowly. A peak level of between 5.4 and 5.5 metres is expected to occur on Sunday afternoon. Old-Wye-Bridge was 4.85 metres and rising slowly. A peak level of between 4.8 and 5.0 metres is expected to occur Sunday afternoon. Mordiford was 4.73 metres and rising slowly. A peak level of between 4.8 and 5.0 metres is expected to occur on Sunday afternoon. Ross on Wye was 3.87 metres and rising slowly. A peak level of between 3.9 and 4.5 metres is expected to occur on Sunday evening.


Flood Alert issued on 14 Oct 2018 03:54
River Wye
This message contains gauge information for Hay-on-Wye, Bredwardine, Belmont, Old Wye Bridge, Mordiford, and Ross-on-Wye. This message will be updated by 1 pm on Sunday or if the situation changes. At 3 am on Sunday; Hay-on-Wye was 2.80 metres and falling slowly. A peak level of 3.63 metres occurred at 2:30pm Saturday afternoon. Bredwardine was 5.91 metres and steady. A peak level of 5.91 metres occurred at 1:30 am Sunday morning. Belmont was 5.19 metres and rising. A peak level of between 5.2 and 5.5 metres is expected to occur on Sunday morning. Old-Wye-Bridge was 4.65 metres and rising. A peak level of between 4.6 and 4.8 metres is expected to occur Sunday morning. Mordiford was 4.46 metres and rising. A peak level of between 4.7 and 5.0 metres is expected to occur on Sunday. Ross on Wye was 3.68 metres and rising. A peak level of between 4.2 and 4.8 metres is expected to occur on Sunday afternoon.


Flood Alert issued on 13 Oct 2018 21:24
River Wye
This message contains gauge information for Hay-on-Wye, Bredwardine, Belmont, Old Wye Bridge, Mordiford, and Ross-on-Wye. This message will be updated by 4:00 am on Sunday or if the situation changes. At 9:00 pm on Saturday; the level at the Hay-on-Wye Gauge was 3.36 metres and falling slowly. A peak level of 3.63 metres occurred at 2:30pm Saturday afternoon. Bredwardine Gauge - a peak level of between 5.3 and 5.7 metres is expected to occur on Saturday evening. Belmont Gauge - a peak level of between 5.2 and 5.5 metres is expected to occur on Saturday evening. Old-Wye-Bridge Gauge - a peak level of between 4.6 and 4.8 metres is expected to occur overnight Saturday. Mordiford Gauge - a peak level of between 4.7 and 5.0 metres is expected to occur on Sunday morning. Ross on Wye Gauge - a peak level of between 4.2 and 4.5 metres is expected to occur on Sunday afternoon.


Flood Alert issued on 13 Oct 2018 17:10
River Wye
This message contains gauge information for Hay-on-Wye, Bredwardine, Belmont, Old Wye Bridge, Mordiford, and Ross-on-Wye. This message will be updated by 10:00 pm on Saturday or if the situation changes. At 4:30 pm on Saturday; the level at the Hay-on-Wye Gauge was 3.58 metres and falling slowly. A peak level of 3.63 metres occurred at 2:30pm Saturday afternoon. Bredwardine Gauge - a peak level of between 5.3 and 5.6 metres is expected to occur on Saturday evening. Belmont Gauge - a peak level of between 5.2 and 5.5 metres is expected to occur on Saturday evening. Old-Wye-Bridge Gauge - a peak level of between 4.6 and 4.8 metres is expected to occur overnight Saturday. Mordiford Gauge - a peak level of between 4.7 and 5.0 metres is expected to occur on Sunday morning. Ross on Wye Gauge - a peak level of between 4.2 and 4.5 metres is expected to occur on Sunday afternoon. The Hereford flood barriers are not expected to be deployed.


Flood Alert issued on 13 Oct 2018 12:53
River Wye
This message contains gauge information for Hay-on-Wye, Bredwardine, Belmont, Old Wye Bridge, Mordiford, and Ross-on-Wye. This message will be updated by 5:00 pm on Saturday or if the situation changes. At 12:00 pm on Saturday; Hay-on-Wye Gauge - a peak level of between 3.5 and 3.8 metres is expected to occur on Saturday evening. Bredwardine Gauge - a peak level of between 5.3 and 5.6 metres is expected to occur on Saturday evening. Belmont Gauge - a peak level of between 5.2 and 5.5 metres is expected to occur on Saturday evening. Old-Wye-Bridge Gauge - a peak level of between 4.8 and 5.0 metres is expected to occur overnight Saturday. Mordiford Gauge - a peak level of between 4.9 and 5.1 metres is expected to occur on Sunday morning. Ross on Wye Gauge - a peak level of between 3.8 and 4.5 metres is expected to occur on Sunday afternoon. The Hereford flood barriers are not expected to be deployed.


Flood Alert issued on 13 Oct 2018 08:02
River Wye
This message contains gauge information for Hay-on-Wye, Bredwardine, Belmont, Old Wye Bridge, Mordiford, and Ross-on-Wye. This message will be updated by 1 pm on Saturday or if the situation changes. At 7:30 am on Saturday; Hay-on-Wye Gauge - a peak level of between 3.2 and 3.6 metres is expected to occur on Saturday afternoon. Bredwardine Gauge - a peak level of between 5.6 and 5.9 metres is expected to occur on Saturday lunchtime. Belmont Gauge - a peak level of between 5.2 and 5.5 metres is expected to occur on Saturday. Old-Wye-Bridge Gauge - a peak level of between 4.5 and 5.1 metres is expected to occur on Saturday lunchtime. Mordiford Gauge - a peak level of between 4.9 and 5.1 metres is expected to occur on Sunday morning. Ross on Wye Gauge - a peak level of between 4.0 and 4.5 metres is expected to occur on Sunday afternoon. The Hereford flood barriers are not expected to be deployed.


Flood Alert issued on 12 Oct 2018 17:41
River Wye
This message contains gauge information for Hay-on-Wye, Bredwardine, Belmont, Old Wye Bridge, Mordiford, and Ross-on-Wye. This message will be updated by 8 am on Saturday or if the situation changes. At 4:30 pm on Friday; Hay-on-Wye Gauge - a peak level of between 2.4 and 2.7 metres is expected to occur on Saturday morning. Bredwardine Gauge - a peak level of between 4.8 and 5.6 metres is expected to occur on Saturday morning. Belmont Gauge - a peak level of between 5.0 and 5.3 metres is expected to occur on Saturday morning. Old-Wye-Bridge Gauge - a peak level of between 4.3 and 5.0 metres is expected to occur on Saturday morning. Mordiford Gauge - a peak level of between 4.7 and 5.0 metres is expected to occur on Saturday morning. Ross on Wye Gauge - a peak level of between 4.0 and 4.5 metres is expected to occur on Saturday afternoon. The Hereford flood barriers are not expected to be deployed.


Flood Alert issued on 22 Sep 2018 08:26
River Wye
This message contains gauge information for Ross on Wye. This message will be updated by 5 pm today or if the situation changes. At 8:15 am today; Ross on Wye Gauge was 3.60 metres and steady.


Flood Alert issued on 21 Sep 2018 20:20
River Wye
This message contains gauge information for Hay-on-Wye, Bredwardine, Belmont, Old Wye Bridge, Mordiford and Ross on Wye. This message will be updated by 9 am tomorrow or if the situation changes. At 7:45 pm today; Hay-on-Wye Gauge was 1.71 metres and falling. A peak level of 2.7 metres occurred at 7:30 am this morning. Bredwardine Gauge was 4.2 metres and falling. A peak level of 4.7 metres occurred at 1:15 pm this afternoon. Belmont Gauge was 4.60 metres and steady. A peak level is occurring now. Old-Wye-Bridge Gauge was 4.18 metres and steady. A peak level is occurring now. Mordiford Gauge was 4.16 metres and rising slowly. A peak level of between 4.1 and 4.3 metres is expected to occur overnight. Ross on Wye Gauge was 3.10 metres and rising.


Flood Alert issued on 21 Sep 2018 17:22
River Wye
This message contains gauge information for Hay-on-Wye, Bredwardine, Belmont, Old Wye Bridge and Mordiford. This message will be updated by 9 am tomorrow or if the situation changes. At 4:45 pm today; Hay-on-Wye Gauge was 1.82 metres and falling. A peak level of 2.7 metres occurred at 7:30 am this morning. Bredwardine Gauge was 4.56 metres and falling. A peak level of 4.7 metres occurred at 1:15 pm this afternoon. Belmont Gauge was 4.62 metres and rising. A peak level of between 4.7 and 4.9 metres is expected to occur this evening. Old-Wye-Bridge Gauge was 4.21 metres and rising. A peak level of between 4.2 and 4.4 metres is expected to occur this evening. Mordiford Gauge was 4.01 metres and rising. A peak level of between 4.1 and 4.3 metres is expected to occur this evening.


Flood Alert issued on 21 Sep 2018 07:39
River Wye
This message contains gauge information for Hay-on-Wye, Bredwardine, Belmont, Old Wye Bridge and Mordiford. This message will be updated by 5 pm today or if the situation changes. At 7:15 am today; Hay-on-Wye Gauge was 2.78 metres and steady. A peak level is occurring now. Bredwardine Gauge was 4.38 metres and rising. A peak level of between 4.8 and 4.9 metres is expected to occur Friday afternoon. Belmont Gauge was 2.86 metres and rising. A peak level of between 4.7 and 4.9 metres is expected to occur Friday afternoon. Old-Wye-Bridge Gauge was 2.47 metres and rising. A peak level of between 4.2 and 4.4 metres is expected to occur Friday evening. Mordiford Gauge was 1.48 metres and rising. A peak level of between 4.1 and 4.3 metres is expected to occur Friday evening.


Flood Alert issued on 4 Apr 2018 16:31
River Wye
River levels are now falling. Low lying land and roads could be affected by flooding. This message contains gauge information for Hay-on-Wye, Bredwardine, Belmont, Old Wye Bridge, Mordiford and Ross-on-Wye. This message will be updated by 10 am on Thursday or if the situation changes. At 3:15 pm today Hay-on-Wye Gauge was 1.16 metres and falling. A peak level of 2.3 metres occurred early on Tuesday morning. Bredwardine Gauge was 2.30 metres and falling. A peak level of 4.39 metres occurred on Tuesday morning. Belmont Gauge was 2.62 metres and falling. A peak level of 4.42 metres occurred on Tuesday afternoon. Old-Wye-Bridge Gauge was 2.29 metres and falling. A peak level of 3.99 metres occurred on Tuesday afternoon. Mordiford Gauge was 3.14 metres and falling. A peak level of 4.39 metres occurred on Tuesday evening. Ross on Wye Gauge was 3.12 metres and falling. A peak level of 3.76 metres occurred early on Wednesday morning.


Flood Alert issued on 4 Apr 2018 08:47
River Wye
River levels are now falling. Low lying land and roads could be affected by flooding. This message contains gauge information for Hay-on-Wye, Bredwardine, Belmont, Old Wye Bridge, Mordiford and Ross-on-Wye. This message will be updated by 5 pm on Wednesday 4th April or if the situation changes. At 8 am today Hay-on-Wye Gauge was 1.23 metres and falling. A peak level of 2.3 metres occurred early on Tuesday morning. Bredwardine Gauge was 2.57 metres and falling. A peak level of 4.39 metres occurred on Tuesday morning. Belmont Gauge was 3.05 metres and falling. A peak level of 4.42 metres occurred on Tuesday afternoon. Old-Wye-Bridge Gauge was 2.7 metres and falling. A peak level of 3.99 metres occurred on Tuesday afternoon. Mordiford Gauge was 3.51 metres and falling. A peak level of 4.39 metres occurred on Tuesday evening. Ross on Wye Gauge was 3.61 metres and falling. A peak level of 3.76 metres occurred early on Wednesday morning.


Flood Alert issued on 3 Apr 2018 15:55
River Wye
This message contains gauge information for Hay-on-Wye, Bredwardine, Belmont, Old Wye Bridge, Mordiford and Ross-on-Wye. This message will be updated by 10 am on Wednesday 4th April or if the situation changes. At 3:30 pm today Hay-on-Wye Gauge was 1.67 metres and falling. A peak level of 2.3 metres occurred overnight. Bredwardine Gauge was 3.85 metres and falling. A peak level of 4.39 metres occurred 9:15 am this morning. Belmont Gauge was 4.39 metres and falling. A peak level of 4.42 metres occurred at 12:45 today. Old-Wye-Bridge Gauge was 3.95 metres and falling. A peak level of 3.99 metres occurred at 12:30 today. Mordiford Gauge was 4.37 metres and steady. A peak level of between 4.3 and 4.5 metres is expected to occur Tuesday overnight. Ross on Wye Gauge was 3.49 metres and rising. A peak level of between 3.4 and 3.9 metres is expected to occur on Wednesday morning.


Flood Alert issued on 3 Apr 2018 07:10
River Wye
This message contains gauge information for Hay-on-Wye, Bredwardine, Belmont, Old Wye Bridge, Mordiford, and Ross-on-Wye. This message will be updated by 5 pm today or if the situation changes. At 7 am today Hay-on-Wye Gauge was 2.2 metres and falling. A peak level of 2.3 metres occurred overnight. Bredwardine Gauge was 4.3 metres and rising. A peak level of between 4.2 and 4.5 metres is expected to occur this morning. Belmont Gauge was 3.9 metres and rising. A peak level of between 4.2 and 4.5 metres is expected to occur this morning. Old-Wye-Bridge Gauge was 3.5 metres and rising. A peak level of between 3.7 and 4 metres is expected to occur this morning. Mordiford Gauge was 3.8 metres and rising. A peak level of between 4 and 4.5 metres is expected to occur overnight tonight. Ross on Wye Gauge was 2.9 metres and rising. A peak level of between 3.4 and 3.9 metres is expected to occur on Wednesday morning.


Flood Alert issued on 13 Mar 2018 08:29
River Wye
This message contains gauge information for Hay-on-Wye, Bredwardine, Belmont, Old Wye Bridge, Mordiford and Ross-on-Wye. This message will be updated by 5pm on Tuesday 13 March, or if the situation changes. At 7am today, Tuesday 13 March; Hay-on-Wye was 1.16 metres and falling. A peak level of 1.77 metres occurred at 1:45pm on Saturday. Bredwardine was 2.46 metres and falling. A peak level of 3.41 metres occurred at 6pm on Saturday. Belmont was 2.91 metres and falling. A peak level of 3.5 metres occurred at 10:45pm on Saturday. Old-Wye-Bridge was 2.57 metres and falling. A peak level of 3.12 metres occurred at 10:45pm on Saturday. Mordiford was 3.34 metres and falling. A peak level of 3.4 metres occurred at 4am on Tuesday. Ross-on-Wye was 2.85 metres and rising. A peak level of 2.99 occurred at 8am Sunday morning.


Flood Alert issued on 12 Mar 2018 16:42
River Wye
This message contains gauge information for Hay, Bredwardine, Belmont, Old Wye Bridge, Mordiford and Ross. This message will be updated by 10am on Tuesday 13 March, or if the situation changes. At 4pm today, Monday 12 March; Hay-on-Wye was 1.52 metres and rising. A peak level of 1.77 metres occurred at 1:45pm on Saturday. Bredwardine was 2.69 metres and rising. A peak level of 3.41 metres occurred at 6pm on Saturday. Belmont was 2.82 metres and rising. A peak level of 3.5 metres occurred at 10:45pm on Saturday. Old-Wye-Bridge was 2.48 metres and rising. A peak level of 3.12 metres occurred at 10:45pm on Saturday. Mordiford was 3.12 metres and rising. A peak level of between 3.5 and 3.7 metres is expected to occur overnight. Ross-on-Wye was 2.44 metres and rising. A peak level of 2.99 occurred at 8am Sunday morning. Be advised that heavy showers last night combined with further rain that has fallen today is likely to cause further response.


Flood Alert issued on 12 Mar 2018 08:49
River Wye
This message contains gauge information for Hay-on-Wye, Bredwardine, Belmont, Old Wye Bridge, Mordiford and Ross-on-Wye. This message will be updated by 5pm on Monday 12 March, or if the situation changes. At 8am today, Monday 12 March; Hay-on-Wye was 1.33 metres and rising. A peak level of 1.77 metres occurred at 1:45pm on Saturday. Bredwardine was 2.59 metres and rising. A peak level of 3.41 metres occurred at 6pm on Saturday. Belmont was 2.6 metres and rising. A peak level of 3.5 metres occurred at 10:45pm on Saturday. Old-Wye-Bridge was 2.26 metres and rising. A peak level of 3.12 metres occurred at 10:45pm on Saturday. Mordiford was 2.81 metres and rising. A peak level of 3.54 metres occurred at 10:45pm on Saturday. Ross-on-Wye was 2.14 metres and steady. A peak level of 2.99 occurred at 8am Sunday morning. Be advised that heavy showers overnight combined with further rain expected today is likely to cause further river response.


Flood Alert issued on 11 Mar 2018 16:26
River Wye
This message contains gauge information for Hay-on-Wye, Bredwardine, Belmont, Old Wye Bridge, Mordiford and Ross-on-Wye. This message will be updated by 10 am, Monday 12 March, or if the situation changes. At 4pm on Sunday; Hay-on-Wye was 1.09 metres and steady. A peak level of 1.77 metres occurred at 1:45pm on Saturday. Bredwardine was 2.13 metres and falling. A peak level of 3.41 metres occurred at 6pm on Saturday. Belmont was 2.5 metres and falling. A peak level of 3.5 metres occurred at 10:45pm on Saturday. Old-Wye-Bridge was 2.19 metres and falling slowly. A peak level of 3.12 metres occurred at 10:45pm on Saturday. Mordiford was 2.91 metres and falling slowly. A peak level of 3.54 metres occurred at 10:45pm on Saturday. Ross-on-Wye was 2.73 metres and falling slowly. A peak level of 2.99 occurred at 8am Sunday morning. Be advised, further rain is expected today, Sunday 11 March, which is likely to cause further river response.


Flood Alert issued on 11 Mar 2018 09:13
River Wye
This message contains gauge information for Hay-on-Wye, Bredwardine, Belmont, Old Wye Bridge, Mordiford and Ross-on-Wye. This message will be updated by 5 pm on Sunday 11 March, or if the situation changes. At 7:30am on Sunday; Hay-on-Wye was 1.2 metres and falling. A peak level of 1.77 metres occurred at 1:45pm on Saturday. Bredwardine was 2.61 metres and falling. A peak level of 3.41 metres occurred at 6pm on Saturday. Belmont was 3.08 metres and falling. A peak level of 3.5 metres occurred at 10:45pm on Saturday. Old-Wye-Bridge was 2.72 metres and falling slowly. A peak level of 3.12 metres occurred at 10:45pm on Saturday. Mordiford was 3.36 metres and falling slowly. A peak level of 3.54 metres occurred at 10:45pm on Saturday. Ross-on-Wye was 2.98 metres and steady. A peak level of between 2.9 and 3.2 is expected to occur this morning. Be advised, further rain is expected today, Sunday 11 March, which is likely to cause further river response.


Flood Alert issued on 10 Mar 2018 16:24
River Wye
This message contains gauge information for Hay-on-Wye, Bredwardine, Belmont, Old Wye Bridge, Mordiford and Ross-on-Wye. This message will be updated by 10 am Sunday 11th March or if the situation changes. At 4 pm today, Saturday 10th March; Hay-on-Wye was 1.7 metres and steady. A peak level of 1.77 occurred at 13.45 pm on Saturday 10th March. Bredwardine was 3.31 metres and rising. A peak level of between 3.3 and 3.4 metres is expected to occur Saturday evening. Belmont was 2.83 metres and rising. A peak level of between 3.2 and 3.4 metres is expected to occur Saturday overnight. Old-Wye-Bridge was 2.47 metres and rising. A peak level of between 2.7 and 3 metres is expected to occur Saturday overnight. Mordiford was 2.71 metres and rising. A peak level of between 3.2 and 3.6 metres is expected to occur Saturday overnight. Ross-on-Wye was 1.71 metres and steady. A peak level of between 2.7 and 3.2 is expected to occur Sunday morning.


Flood Alert issued on 10 Mar 2018 09:24
River Wye
This message contains gauge information for Hay-on-Wye, Bredwardine, Belmont, Old Wye Bridge, Mordiford and Ross-on-Wye. This message will be updated by 5 pm Saturday or if the situation changes. At 9 am today, Saturday 10th March; Hay-on-Wye was 1.47 metres and rising. A peak level of between 1.8 and 2 is expected to occur Saturday afternoon. Bredwardine was 2.22 metres and rising. A peak level of between 3.8 and 4 metres is expected to occur Saturday afternoon. Belmont was 1.86 metres and rising. A peak level of between 3.8 and 4 metres is expected to occur Saturday afternoon. Old-Wye-Bridge was 1.58 metres and rising. A peak level of between 3 and 3.5 metres is expected to occur Saturday evening. Mordiford was 2.11 metres and rising. A peak level of between 3.8 and 4 metres is expected to occur Sunday morning. Ross-on-Wye was 1.56 metres and steady. A peak level of between 3.2 and 3.5 is expected to occur Sunday morning.


Flood Alert issued on 9 Mar 2018 18:49
River Wye
This message contains gauge information for Hay-on-Wye, Bredwardine, Belmont, Old Wye Bridge, Mordiford and Ross-on-Wye. This message will be updated by 10 am Saturday or if the situation changes. At 6 pm today, Friday 9th March; Hay-on-Wye was 0.8 metres and rising. A peak level of between 2.2 and 2.4 is expected to occur Saturday morning. Bredwardine was 1.52 metres and rising slowly. A peak level of between 4.0 and 4.5 metres is expected to occur Saturday afternoon. Belmont was 1.71 metres and steady. A peak level of between 4.0 and 4.5 metres is expected to occur Saturday afternoon. Old-Wye-Bridge was 1.46 metres and steady. A peak level of between 3.5 and 4.0 metres is expected to occur Saturday afternoon. Mordiford was 2.16 metres and steady. A peak level of between 4.2 and 4.8 metres is expected to occur overnight Saturday. Ross-on-Wye was 1.74 metres and steady. A peak level of between 3.9 and 4.2 is expected to occur Sunday morning.


Flood Alert issued on 9 Mar 2018 18:21
River Wye
This message contains gauge information for Hay-on-Wye, Bredwardine, Belmont, Old Wye Bridge, Mordiford & Ross-on-Wye. This message will be updated by 10 am or if the situation changes. At 6 pm today; Hay-on-Wye was 0.8 metres & rising. A peak level of between 2.2 & 2.4 is expected to occur Saturday morning. Bredwardine was 1.52 metres & rising slowly. A peak level of between 4.0 & 4.5 metres is expected to occur Saturday afternoon. Belmont was 1.71 metres & steady. A peak level of between 4.0 & 4.5 metres is expected to occur Saturday afternoon. Old-Wye-Bridge was 1.46 metres & steady. A peak level of between 3.5 & 4.0 metres is expected to occur Saturday afternoon. Mordiford was 2.16 metres & steady. A peak level of between 4.2 & 4.8 metres is expected to occur overnight Saturday. Ross-on-Wye was 1.74 metres & steady. A peak level of between 3.9 & 4.2 is expected to occur Sunday morning.


Flood Alert issued on 10 Feb 2018 18:04
River Wye and tributaries
This message contains gauge information for Hay-on-Wye, Bredwardine, Belmont and Old Wye Bridge. Due to this morning rain, river levels on the River Wye are rising. This message will be updated by 9:00 am Sunday or if the situation changes. At 4:30 pm today; Hay-on-Wye Gauge was 0.92 metres and rising. A peak level of between 1.8 and 2.1 metres is expected to occur overnight. Bredwardine Gauge was 1.32 metres and rising slowly. A peak level of between 3.6 and 3.9 metres is expected to occur tomorrow morning. Belmont Gauge was 1.42 metres and steady. A peak level of between 3.6 and 3.9 metres is expected to occur tomorrow morning. Old-Wye-Bridge Gauge was 1.21 metres and steady. A peak level of between 3.1 and 3.4 metres is expected to occur tomorrow morning.


Flood Alert issued on 25 Jan 2018 16:59
River Wye and tributaries
This message contains gauge information for, Belmont, Old Wye Bridge, Mordiford, and Ross-on-Wye. This message will be updated by 8 am or if the situation changes. At 4:30 pm; Belmont Gauge was 3.35 metres and falling. A peak level of 4.23 metres occurred this morning Old-Wye-Bridge Gauge is currently not available due to technical issues. Mordiford Gauge was 3.69 metres and falling. A peak level of 4.16 metres occurred this morning Ross on Wye Gauge was 3.53 metres and rising. A peak level of between 3.5 and 3.7 metres is expected to occur overnight.


Flood Alert issued on 25 Jan 2018 07:49
River Wye and tributaries
This message contains gauge information for Hay-on-Wye, Bredwardine, Belmont, Old Wye Bridge, Mordiford, and Ross-on-Wye. This message will be updated by 5 pm or if the situation changes. At 7:30 am; Hay-on-Wye Gauge was 1.55 metres and falling. A peak level occurred yesterday. Bredwardine Gauge was 3.71 metres and falling. A peak level of 4.37 metres occurred last night. Belmont Gauge was 4.16 metres and falling. A peak level of 4.23 metres occurred this morning Old-Wye-Bridge Gauge was 2.35 metres and falling. Mordiford Gauge was 4.14 metres and rising. A peak level of between 4 and 4.3 metres is expected to occur Thursday morning. Ross on Wye Gauge was 3.12 metres and rising. A peak level of between 3.4 and 3.8 metres is expected to occur Thursday afternoon.


Flood Alert issued on 24 Jan 2018 16:36
River Wye and tributaries
Due to this mornings rainfall river levels are expected to rise throughout the day. This message will be updated by 8 am Thursday morning or if the situation changes. At 3:45 pm today; Hay-on-Wye Gauge was 1.87 metres and rising. A peak level of between 2.2 and 2.6 metres is expected to occur overnight. Bredwardine Gauge was 2.64 metres and rising. A peak level of between 4.1 and 4.6 metres is expected to occur overnight. Belmont Gauge was 2.47 metres and falling. A peak level of between 4.1 and 4.6 metres is expected to occur Thursday morning. Old-Wye-Bridge Gauge was 2.36 metres and falling. A peak level of between 3.6 and 4.1 metres is expected to occur Thursday morning. Mordiford Gauge was 2.88 metres and falling. A peak level of between 3.9 and 4.4 metres is expected to occur Thursday morning. Ross on Wye Gauge was 2.51 metres and steady. A peak level of between 3.4 and 3.8 metres is expected to occur Thursday evening.


Flood Alert issued on 24 Jan 2018 08:57
River Wye and tributaries
Due to this mornings forecast rainfall river levels are expected to rise throughout the day. This message will be updated by 5 pm today or if the situation changes. At 7 am today; Hay-on-Wye Gauge was 1.17 metres and steady. A peak level of between 2.5 and 3.0 metres is expected to occur overnight. Bredwardine Gauge was 2.54 metres and steady. A peak level of between 4.7 and 5.2 metres is expected to occur overnight. Belmont Gauge was 2.76 metres and steady. A peak level of between 4.6 and 5.0 metres is expected to occur overnight. Old-Wye-Bridge Gauge was 2.42 metres and steady. A peak level of between 4.3 and 4.8 metres is expected to occur overnight. Mordiford Gauge was 3.05 metres and steady. A peak level of between 4.7 and 5.1 metres is expected to occur overnight. Ross on Wye Gauge was 2.5 metres and steady.


Flood Alert issued on 23 Jan 2018 16:49
River Wye and tributaries
This message contains gauge information for Hay-on-Wye, Bredwardine, Belmont, Old Wye Bridge, Mordiford, and Ross-on-Wye. This message will be updated by 9am tomorrw morning or if the situation changes. At 16:30 pm today; Hay-on-Wye Gauge was 1.3 metres and steady. Bredwardine Gauge was 2.54 metres and steady. Belmont Gauge was 2.7 metres and falling. Old-Wye-Bridge Gauge was 2.37 metres and falling. Mordiford Gauge was 3.1 metres and falling slowly. Ross on Wye Gauge was 3.56 metres and falling. More rain is forecast overnight and river levels are likely to rise again. We will continue to monitor the situation.


Flood Alert issued on 23 Jan 2018 07:48
River Wye and tributaries
This message contains gauge information for Hay-on-Wye, Bredwardine, Belmont, Old Wye Bridge, Mordiford, and Ross-on-Wye. This message will be updated by 5 pm today or if the situation changes. At 7:30 am today; Hay-on-Wye Gauge was 1.22 metres and falling slowly. A peak level of 3.3 metres occurred yesterday morning. Bredwardine Gauge was 2.73 metres and falling. A peak level of 5.3 metres occurred yesterday afternoon. Belmont Gauge was 3.38 metres and falling. A peak level of 5.1 metres occurred yesterday evening. Old-Wye-Bridge Gauge was 3.02 metres and falling. A peak level of 4.58 metres occurred Yesterday evening. Mordiford Gauge was 3.94 metres and falling slowly. A peak level of 4.72 metres occurred last night. Ross on Wye Gauge was 3.97 metres and rising. A peak level of between 4.0 and 4.1 metres is expected to occur later this morning.


Flood Alert issued on 22 Jan 2018 17:15
River Wye and tributaries
This message contains gauge information for Hay-on-Wye, Bredwardine, Belmont, Old Wye Bridge, Mordiford, and Ross-on-Wye This message will be updated by 8 am or if the situation changes. At 4:45 pm today; Hay-on-Wye Gauge was 1.67 metres and falling. A peak level of 3.3 metres occurred this morning. Bredwardine Gauge was 5.0 metres and falling. A peak level of 5.3 metres occurred at 3 pm this / afternoon. Belmont Gauge was 5.1 metres and rising. A peak level of between 4.9 and 5.2 metres is expected to occur this evening. Old-Wye-Bridge Gauge was 4.56 metres and rising. A peak level of between 4.6 and 4.7 metres is expected to occur this evening. Mordiford Gauge was 4.64 metres and rising. A peak level of between 4.5 and 4.8 metres is expected to occur tomorrow morning. Ross on Wye Gauge was 3.64 metres and rising. A peak level of between 3.6 and 4.1 metres is expected to occur tomorrow.


Flood Alert issued on 22 Jan 2018 07:59
River Wye and tributaries
This message contains gauge information for Hay-on-Wye, Bredwardine, Belmont, Old Wye Bridge, Mordiford, and Ross-on-Wye. This message will be updated by 5 pm today or if the situation changes. At 7:45 am today; Hay-on-Wye Gauge was 2.79 metres and falling. A peak level of 3.36 metres occurred last night. Bredwardine Gauge was 5.12 metres and rising. A peak level of between 5.0 and 5.3 metres is expected to occur this afternoon. Belmont Gauge was 4.76 metres and rising. A peak level of between 5.0 and 5.4 metres is expected to occur this afternoon. Old-Wye-Bridge Gauge was 4.25 metres and rising. A peak level of between 4.5 and 5.0 metres is expected to occur this afternoon. Mordiford Gauge was 4.23 metres and rising. A peak level of between 4.5 and 5.0 metres is expected to occur tomorrow morning. Ross on Wye Gauge was 2.73 metres and rising. A peak level of between 3.8 and 4.3 metres is expected to occur tomorrow afternoon.


Flood Alert issued on 21 Jan 2018 15:12
River Wye and tributaries
This message contains gauge information for Hay-on-Wye, Bredwardine, Belmont, Old Wye Bridge, Mordiford, and Ross-on-Wye. This message will be updated by 8:00 am or if the situation changes. At 3 pm today; Hay-on-Wye Gauge was 1.2 metres and rising A peak level of between 2.2 and 2.7 metres is expected to occur overnight. Bredwardine Gauge was 1.97 metres and rising A peak level of between 4.0 and 4.5 metres is expected to occur tomorrow morning. Belmont Gauge was 2.12 metres and steady. A peak level of between 4.0 and 4.5 metres is expected to occur tomorrow afternoon. Old-Wye-Bridge Gauge was 1.83 metres and steady. A peak level of between 3.5 and 4.0 metres is expected to occur tomorrow afternoon. Mordiford Gauge was 2.41 metres and steady. A peak level of between 3.5 and 4.0 metres is expected to occur Tuesday morning. Ross on Wye Gauge was 1.77 metres and rising. A peak level of between 3.2 and 3.7 metres is expected to occur Tuesday afternoon.


Flood Alert issued on 18 Jan 2018 16:34
River Wye and tributaries
This message contains gauge information for Hay-on-Wye, Bredwardine, Belmont, Old Wye Bridge, Mordiford, and Ross-on-Wye. This message will be updated by 10:00 am, or if the situation changes. At 4.30 pm today; Hay-on-Wye Gauge was 1.5 metres and falling. A peak level of 1.9 metres occurred this morning at 9am. Bredwardine Gauge was 3.3 metres and steady. A peak level of 3.5 metres occurred this afternoon at 1.15pm. Belmont Gauge was 3.5 metres and rising. A peak level of between 3.5 and 3.7 metres is expected to occur this afternoon. Old-Wye-Bridge Gauge was 3 metres and rising. A peak level of between 3.1 and 3.3 metres is expected to occur this afternoon. Mordiford Gauge was 3 metres and rising. A peak level of between 3.3 and 3.5 is expected to occur early evening. Ross on Wye Gauge was 1.6 metres and rising. A peak level of between 3.1 and 3.4 is expected to occur overnight tonight.


Flood Alert issued on 18 Jan 2018 08:33
River Wye and tributaries
This message contains gauge information for Hay-on-Wye, Bredwardine, Belmont, Old Wye Bridge, Mordiford, and Ross-on-Wye. This message will be updated by 5:00 pm, or if the situation changes. At 8 am today; Hay-on-Wye Gauge was 1.8 metres and rising. A peak level of between 2 and 2.3 metres is expected to occur this morning. Bredwardine Gauge was 2.5 metres and rising. A peak level of between 3.4 and 3.6 metres is expected to occur this afternoon. Belmont Gauge was 1.9 metres and rising. A peak level of between 3.5 and 3.7 metres is expected to occur this afternoon. Old-Wye-Bridge Gauge was 1.5 metres and rising. A peak level of between 3.1 and 3.3 is expected to occur this afternoon. Mordiford Gauge was 1.9 metres and rising. A peak level of between 3.3 and 3.5 is expected to occur this afternoon. Ross on Wye Gauge was 1.3 metres and steady.


Flood Alert issued on 3 Jan 2018 14:34
River Wye and tributaries
This message contains gauge information for Bredwardine, Belmont, Old Wye Bridge, Mordiford, and Ross-on-Wye. Flooding is not expected in other gauge locations. This message will be updated by 10 am Thursday or if the situation changes. Bredwardine Gauge was 3.89 metres and falling. A peak level of 4.14 occurred at 9:30 am Wednesday. Belmont Gauge was 4.21 metres and rising. A peak level of between 4.2 and 4.4 metres is expected to occur this afternoon. Old-Wye-Bridge Gauge was 3.75 metres and rising. A peak level of between 3.7 and 3.9 metres is expected to occur this evening. Mordiford Gauge was 3.87 metres and rising. A peak level of between 3.9 and 4.2 metres is expected to occur this evening. Ross on Wye Gauge was 2.62 metres and rising. A peak level of between 3.1 and 3.7 metres is expected to occur overnight.


Flood Alert issued on 3 Jan 2018 08:23
River Wye and tributaries
This message contains gauge information for Hay-on-Wye, Bredwardine, Belmont, Old Wye Bridge, Mordiford, and Ross-on-Wye This message will be updated by 3 pm today or if the situation changes. At 8:00 am; Hay-on-Wye Gauge was 2.05 metres and falling. A peak level of 2.23 occurred at 5 am this morning. Bredwardine Gauge was 4.08 metres and rising. A peak level of between 4.1 and 4.4 metres is expected to occur this afternoon. Belmont Gauge was 3.49 metres and rising. A peak level of between 4.1 and 4.4 metres is expected to occur this afternoon. Old-Wye-Bridge Gauge was 3.03 metres and rising. A peak level of between 3.6 and 3.9 metres is expected to occur this evening. Mordiford Gauge was 3.09 metres and rising. A peak level of between 3.8 and 4.2 metres is expected to occur this evening. Ross on Wye Gauge was 2.27 metres and steady. A peak level of between 3.3 and 3.8 metres is expected to occur overnight.


Flood Alert issued on 2 Jan 2018 20:57
River Wye and tributaries
This message contains gauge information for Hay-on-Wye, Bredwardine, Belmont, Old Wye Bridge, Mordiford, and Ross-on-Wye This message will be updated by 9 am tomorrow or if the situation changes. At 8:00 pm; Hay-on-Wye Gauge was 1.32 metres and rising. A peak level of between 2.0 and 2.4 metres is expected to occur tomorrow morning. Bredwardine Gauge was 2.43 metres and steady. A peak level of between 3.9 and 4.2 metres is expected to occur tomorrow afternoon. Belmont Gauge was 2.75 metres and steady. A peak level of between 3.8 and 4.2 metres is expected to occur tomorrow afternoon. Old-Wye-Bridge Gauge was 2.42 metres and steady. A peak level of between 3.2 and 3.7 metres is expected to occur tomorrow evening. Mordiford Gauge was 2.99 metres and steady. A peak level of between 3.6 and 4.0 metres is expected to occur tomorrow evening. Ross on Wye Gauge was 2.59 metres and steady. A peak level of between 3.1 and 3.6 metres is expected to occur tomorrow evening


Flood Alert issued on 2 Jan 2018 16:12
River Wye and tributaries
This message contains gauge information for Hay-on-Wye, Bredwardine, Belmont, Old Wye Bridge, Mordiford, and Ross-on-Wye. This message will be updated by 9 pm today or if the situation changes. At 3:45 pm; Hay-on-Wye Gauge was 1.27 metres and steady. A peak level of between 2.0 and 2.4 metres is expected to occur tomorrow morning. Bredwardine Gauge was 2.53 metres and steady. A peak level of between 3.7 and 4.2 metres is expected to occur tomorrow afternoon. Belmont Gauge was 2.98 metres and steady. A peak level of between 3.8 and 4.2 metres is expected to occur tomorrow afternoon. Old-Wye-Bridge Gauge was 2.62 metres and steady. A peak level of between 3.2 and 3.7 metres is expected to occur tomorrow evening. Mordiford Gauge was 3.11 metres and steady. A peak level of between 3.6 and 4.0 metres is expected to occur tomorrow evening. Ross on Wye Gauge was 2.61 metres and steady. A peak level of between 3.1 and 3.6 metres is expected to occur tomorrow evening.


Flood Alert issued on 27 Dec 2017 15:58
River Wye and tributaries
This message is due to be updated by 8 pm on Wednesday 27th December 2017 or as the situation changes. River levels are currently rising downstream of Bredwardine following over night rainfall. At 3pm today; The current level at Belmont gauge is 3.07 metres with a peak of 3.0 to 3.2 metres expected this evening. The current level at Old-Wye-Bridge gauge is 2.67 metres with a peak of 2.6 to 2.8 metres expected this evening. The current level at Mordiford gauge is 2.90 metres with a peak of 3.0 to 3.3 metres expected overnight. The current level at Ross on Wye gauge is 1.88 metres with a peak of 2.0 to 2.5 metres expected Thursday.


Flood Alert issued on 27 Dec 2017 07:47
River Wye and tributaries
This message is due to be updated by 4 pm on Wednesday 27th December 2017 or as the situation changes. River levels are currently rising following over night rainfall. The current level at Hay-on-Wye gauge is 1.51 metres with a peak of 1.5 to 1.6 metres expected this afternoon. The current level at Bredwardine gauge is 2.57 metres with a peak of 2.7 to 3.0 metres expected this afternoon. The current level at Belmont gauge is 2.30 metres with a peak of 2.8 to 3.1 metres expected this afternoon. The current level at Old-Wye-Bridge gauge is 1.98 metres with a peak of 2.5 to 2.7 metres expected this evening. The current level at Mordiford gauge is 2.32 metres with a peak of 3.0 to 3.3 metres expected Thursday morning. The current level at Ross on Wye gauge is 1.75 metres with a peak of 1.7 to 2.0 metres expected Thursday afternoon.


Flood Alert issued on 26 Dec 2017 21:28
River Wye and tributaries
This message is due to be updated by 8 am on Wednesday 27th December 2017 or as the situation changes. River levels are currently normal for the time of year but will rise following forecast rainfall. The current level at Hay-on-Wye gauge is 1.09 metres with a peak of 1.6 to 2.1 metres expected tomorrow afternoon. The current level at Bredwardine gauge is 2.05 metres with a peak of 3.5 to 4.1 metres expected tomorrow afternoon. The current level at Belmont gauge is 2.25 metres with a peak of 3.5 to 4.1 metres expected tomorrow afternoon. The current level at Old-Wye-Bridge gauge is 1.93 metres with a peak of 3.0 to 3.5 metres expected tomorrow evening. The current level at Mordiford gauge is 2.23 metres with a peak of 3.3 to 3.8 metres expected Thursday morning. The current level at Ross on Wye gauge is 1.44 metres with a peak of 2.8 to 3.3 metres expected Thursday afternoon.


Flood Alert issued on 26 Dec 2017 14:32
River Wye and tributaries
This message is due to be updated by 10 pm on Tuesday 26th December 2017 or as the situation changes. River levels are currently normal for the time of year but will rise following forecast rainfall. The current level at Hay-on-Wye gauge is 1.13 metres with a peak of 1.8 to 2.3 metres expected tomorrow afternoon. The current level at Bredwardine gauge is 2.08 metres with a peak of 3.7 to 4.3 metres expected tomorrow afternoon. The current level at Belmont gauge is 2.01 metres with a peak of 3.7 to 4.3 metres expected tomorrow afternoon. The current level at Old-Wye-Bridge gauge is 1.70 metres with a peak of 3.2 to 3.7 metres expected tomorrow evening. The current level at Mordiford gauge is 1.88 metres with a peak of 3.5 to 4.0 metres expected Thursday morning. The current level at Ross on Wye gauge is 1.22 metres with a peak of 3.0 to 3.5 metres expected Thursday afternoon.


Flood Alert issued on 18 Dec 2017 15:30
River Wye and tributaries
This message contains gauge information for Belmont, Old Wye Bridge, Mordiford, and Ross-on-Wye. Currently no flooding is expected in other gauge locations. This message will be updated by 10: 00 am on Tuesday 19th December or if the situation changes. At 3 pm today; Belmont Gauge was 3.68 metres and falling. A peak level of 3.76 metres occurred at 12:15 today. Old-Wye-Bridge gauge was 3.30 metres and falling. A peak level of 3.36 metres occurred at 12:45 today. Mordiford Gauge was 3.56 metres and rising. A peak level of between 3.6 and 3.8 metres is expected to occur this afternoon. Ross on Wye Gauge was 2.46 metres and rising. A peak level of between 2.9 and 3.2 metres is expected to occur this evening.


Flood Alert issued on 18 Dec 2017 11:07
River Wye and tributaries
This message contains gauge information for Belmont, Old Wye Bridge, Mordiford, and Ross-on-Wye. Currently no flooding is expected in other gauge locations. This message will be updated by 5:00 pm today or if the situation changes. At 11am today; Belmont Gauge was 3.73 metres and rising. A peak level of between 3.4 and 3.8 metres is expected to occur early this afternoon. At Old-Wye-Bridge river levels are rising and a peak level of between 3.4 and 3.8 metres is expected to occur this afternoon. Mordiford Gauge was 3.32 metres and rising. A peak level of between 3.4 and 3.8 metres is expected to occur this afternoon. Ross on Wye Gauge was 1.9 metres and rising. A peak level of between 2.9 and 3.2 metres is expected to occur this evening. The Hereford flood barriers are not expected to be deployed.


Flood Alert issued on 16 Dec 2017 09:23
River Wye and tributaries
This message contains information for Hay-on-Wye, Bredwardine, Belmont, Old Wye Bridge, Mordiford and Ross on Wye. This message will be updated by 5 pm today . At 09:15; Hay-on-Wye was 1.39 metres and falling. A peak level of 2.5 metres occurred at 01:30 Thursday morning. Bredwardine was 2.81 metres and falling. A peak level of 4.6 metres occurred at 08:00 am Thursday. Belmont was 3.30 metres and falling. A peak level of 4.61 metres occurred at 13:45 Thursday. Old-Wye-Bridge Gauge is currently experiencing a fault which is being looked at. A peak level of 4.20 metres occurred Thursday afternoon. Mordiford was 3.46 metres and falling. A peak of 4.21 metres occurred at 18:00 Thursday. Ross-on-wye was 3.36 and falling slowly. A peak of 3.59 metres occurred 03:30 Friday morning.


Flood Alert issued on 15 Dec 2017 16:12
River Wye and tributaries
This message contains information for Hay-on-Wye, Bredwardine, Belmont, Old Wye Bridge, Mordiford and Ross on Wye. This message will be updated by 11 am tomorrow. At 15:50; Hay-on-Wye was 1.99 metres and falling. A peak level of 2.5 metres occurred at 01:30 Thursday morning. Bredwardine was 4.03 metres and rising slowly. A peak level of 4.6 metres occurred at 08:00 am Thursday. Belmont was 4.00 metres and rising slowly. A peak level of 4.61 metres occurred at 13:45 Thursday. Old-Wye-Bridge Gauge is currently experiencing a fault which is being looked at. A peak level of 4.0 and 4.2 metres is occurring now. Mordiford was 3.79 metres and steady. A peak of 4.21 metres occurred at 18:00 Thursday. Ross-on-wye was 3.33 and falling slowly. A peak of 3.59 metres occurred 03:30 this morning.


Flood Alert issued on 15 Dec 2017 09:40
River Wye and tributaries
This message contains information for Hay-on-Wye, Bredwardine, Belmont, Old Wye Bridge, Mordiford and Ross on Wye. This message will be updated by 5pm today. At 09:30; Hay-on-Wye was 1.99 metres and falling. A peak level of 2.5 metres occurred at 01:30 Thursday morning. Bredwardine was 3.76 metres and falling. A peak level of 4.6 metres occurred at 08:00 am Thursday. Belmont was 3.90 metres and peaked at 4.61 at 13:45 Thursday. Old-Wye-Bridge Gauge is currently experiencing a fault which is being looked at. A peak level of 4.0 and 4.2 metres is occurring now. Mordiford was 3.76 metres and falling. A peak of 4.21 metres occurred at 18:00 Thursday. Ross-on-wye was 3.49 and rising. A peak of 3.59 metres occurred 03:30 this morning.


Flood Alert issued on 14 Dec 2017 15:28
River Wye and tributaries
This message contains information for Hay-on-Wye, Bredwardine, Belmont, Old Wye Bridge, Mordiford and Ross on Wye. This message will be updated by 11 am tomorrow. At 15:15; Hay-on-Wye was 1.92 metres and falling. A peak level of 2.5 metres occurred at 02:00 am today Bredwardine was 4.27 metres and falling. A peak level of 4.6 metres occurred at 08:00 am today. Belmont was 4.59 metres and peaking now Old-Wye-Bridge Gauge is currently experiencing a fault which is being looked at. A peak level of 4.0 and 4.2 metres is occurring now. Mordiford was 4.15 metres and peaking now. Ross-on-wye was 3.14 and rising. A peak level between 3.5 and 3.7 metres is expected this evening.


Flood Alert issued on 14 Dec 2017 10:13
River Wye and tributaries
This message contains information for Hay-on-Wye, Bredwardine, Belmont, Old Wye Bridge, Mordiford. Currently no flooding is expected in other locations. This message will be updated by 5 pm today. At 10:00 am today; Hay-on-Wye was 2.15 metres and falling. A peak level of 2.5 metres occurred at 02:00 am today Bredwardine was 4.55 metres and steady. A peak level of 4.6 metres occurred at 08:00 am today. Belmont was 4.53 metres and rising. A peak level of between 4.5 and 4.7 metres is expected to occur this morning. Old-Wye-Bridge Gauge is currently experiencing a fault which is being looked at. A peak level of between 3.7 and 3.9 metres is expected to occur this morning. Mordiford was 3.89 metres and rising. A peak level of between 4.3 and 4.5 metres is expected to occur this afternoon. The Hereford flood barriers are not expected to be deployed.


Flood Alert issued on 13 Dec 2017 20:59
River Wye and tributaries
This message contains information for Hay-on-Wye, Bredwardine, Belmont, Old Wye Bridge, Mordiford. Currently no flooding is expected in other locations. This message will be updated by 11 am Thursday. At 20:45 today; Hay-on-Wye was 2.17 metres and rising. A peak level of between 2.1 and 2.2 metres is expected to occur tomorrow morning. Bredwardine was 2.60 metres and rising. A peak level of between 4.3 and 4.5 metres is expected to occur tomorrow morning. Belmont was 1.70 metres and rising. A peak level of between 4.4 and 4.6 metres is expected to occur Thursday afternoon. Old-Wye-Bridge Gauge is currently experiencing a fault which is being looked at. A peak level of between 4.3 and 4.5 metres is expected to occur Thursday afternoon. Mordiford was 1.46 metres and rising. A peak level of between 4.3 and 4.5 metres is expected to occur tomorrow afternoon. The Hereford flood barriers are not expected to be deployed


Flood Alert issued on 13 Dec 2017 17:12
River Wye and tributaries
This message contains gauge information for Hay-on-Wye, Bredwardine, Belmont, Old Wye Bridge, Mordiford. No flooding is expected in other gauge locations This message will be updated by 11 am Thursday. At 16:30 today; Hay-on-Wye was 1.30 metres and rising. A peak level of between 2.80 and 2.9 metres is expected to occur tonight. Bredwardine was 1.63 metres and rising. A peak level of between 5.1 and 5.3 metres is expected to occur tonight. Belmont was 1.25 metres and rising. A peak level of between 5.1 and 5.3 metres is expected to occur tonight. Old-Wye-Bridge Gauge is currently experiencing a fault which is being looked at. Please use the other gauges for your information. A peak level of between 4.5 and 4.7 metres is expected to occur tomorrow morning. Mordiford was 1.20 metres and rising. A peak level of between 4.7 and 4.8 metres is expected to occur tomorrow afternoon The Hereford flood barriers are not expected to be deployed.


Flood Alert issued on 28 Nov 2017 15:16
River Wye and tributaries
This message contains gauge information for Hay-on-Wye, Bredwardine, Belmont, Old Wye Bridge, Mordiford and Ross on Wye. This message will be updated by 9 am or if the situation changes. At 3 pm today; Hay-on-Wye Gauge was 1.46 metres and falling. A peak level of 2.5 metres occurred at 2:30 pm on Monday. Bredwardine Gauge was 2.86 metres and falling. A peak level of 4.8 metres occurred at 7:50 pm on Monday. Belmont Gauge was 3.34 metres and falling. A peak level of 4.76 metres occurred at 11:45 pm on Monday. Old-Wye-Bridge Gauge was 3.01 metres and falling. A peak level of 4.22 metres occurred at 11:45 pm on Monday. Mordiford Gauge was 3.42 metres and falling . A peak level of 4.18 metres occurred at 3 am on Tuesday. Ross on Wye Gauge was 3.42 metres and falling. A peak level of 3.51 metres occurred at 10:15 am on Tuesday morning. The Hereford flood barriers are not expected to be deployed.


Flood Alert issued on 28 Nov 2017 08:24
River Wye and tributaries
This message contains gauge information for Hay-on-Wye, Bredwardine, Belmont, Old Wye Bridge, Mordiford and Ross on Wye. This message will be updated by 4 pm or if the situation changes. At 8 am today; Hay-on-Wye Gauge was 1.56 metres and falling. A peak level of 2.5 metres occurred at 2:30 pm on Monday. Bredwardine Gauge was 3.36 metres and falling. A peak level of 4.8 metres occurred at 7:50 pm on Monday. Belmont Gauge was 4.11 metres and falling. A peak level of 4.76 metres occurred at 11:45 pm on Monday. Old-Wye-Bridge Gauge was 3.73 metres and falling. A peak level of 4.22 metres occurred at 11:45 pm on Monday. Mordiford Gauge was 4.06 metres and falling . A peak level of 4.18 metres occurred at 3 am on Tuesday. Ross on Wye Gauge was 3.44 metres and rising. A peak level of between 3.45 and 3.7 metres is expected Tuesday morning. The Hereford flood barriers are not expected to be deployed.


Flood Alert issued on 27 Nov 2017 16:26
River Wye and tributaries
This contains information for Hay-on-Wye, Bredwardine, Belmont, Old Wye Bridge, Mordiford and Ross On Wye. The message will be updated by 9 am or if the situation changes. At 4 pm today; Hay-on-Wye Gauge was 2.82 metres and falling. Levels peaked at 2.93 metres at 2:30 pm Monday. Bredwardine Gauge was 4.51 metres and rising. A peak level of between 4.6 and 4.9 metres is expected Monday evening. Belmont Gauge was 3.31 metres and rising. A peak level of between 4.5 and 4.9 metres is expected Monday overnight. Old-Wye-Bridge Gauge was 2.77 metres and rising. A peak level of between 4.0 and 4.4 metres is expected Monday overnight. Mordiford Gauge was 2.29 metres and rising. A peak level of between 3.9 and 4.3 metres is expected during the early hours of Tuesday morning. Ross on Wye Gauge was 1.2 metres and steady. A peak level of between 3 and 3.5 metres is expected Tuesday morning. The Hereford flood barriers are not expected to be deployed.


Flood Alert issued on 27 Nov 2017 15:19
River Wye and tributaries
This message contains gauge information for Hay-on-Wye, Bredwardine, Belmont, Old Wye Bridge and Mordiford. Currently no flooding is expected in other gauge locations. This message will be updated by 9 am or if the situation changes. At 3 pm today; Hay-on-Wye Gauge was 2.92 metres and steady. Levels are now peaking. Bredwardine Gauge was 4.32 metres and rising. A peak level of between 4.5 and 4.9 metres is expected to occur Monday evening. Belmont Gauge was 2.86 metres and rising. A peak level of between 4.5 and 4.9 metres is expected to occur Monday overnight. Old-Wye-Bridge Gauge was 2.33 metres and rising. A peak level of between 4.0 and 4.4 metres is expected to occur Monday overnight. Mordiford Gauge was 1.98 metres and rising. A peak level of between 3.9 and 4.3 metres is expected to occur during the early hours of Tuesday morning. The Hereford flood barriers are not expected to be deployed.


Flood Alert issued on 27 Nov 2017 07:58
River Wye and tributaries
This message contains gauge information for Hay-on-Wye, Bredwardine, Belmont, Old Wye Bridge and Mordiford. Currently no flooding is expected in other gauge locations. This message will be updated by 4 pm or if the situation changes. At 7:30 am today; Hay-on-Wye Gauge was 1.57 metres and rising. A peak level of between 2.3 and 2.7 metres is expected to occur Monday afternoon. Bredwardine Gauge was 1.66 metres and rising. A peak level of between 4.5 and 5.0 metres is expected to occur Monday evening. Belmont Gauge was 1.63 metres and steady. A peak level of between 4.5 and 5.0 metres is expected to occur Monday overnight. Old-Wye-Bridge Gauge was 1.40 metres and steady. A peak level of between 4.0 and 4.5 metres is expected to occur Monday overnight. Mordiford Gauge was 1.71 metres and steady. A peak level of between 4.2 and 4.8 metres is expected to occur Tuesday morning. The Hereford flood barriers are not expected to be deployed.


Flood Alert issued on 26 Nov 2017 15:46
River Wye and tributaries
This message contains gauge information for Hay-on-Wye, Bredwardine, Belmont, Old Wye Bridge and Mordiford. Currently no flooding is expected in other gauge locations. This message will be updated by 10:00 am or if the situation changes. At 3:30 pm today; Hay-on-Wye Gauge was 0.93 metres and steady. A peak level of between 2.0 and 2.5 metres is expected to occur Monday morning. Bredwardine Gauge was 1.58 metres and steady. A peak level of between 3.8 and 4.5 metres is expected to occur Monday afternoon. Belmont Gauge was 1.69 metres and steady. A peak level of between 4.0 and 4.5 metres is expected to occur Monday afternoon. Old-Wye-Bridge Gauge was 1.45 metres and steady. A peak level of between 3.5 and 4.0 metres is expected to occur Monday afternoon. Mordiford Gauge was 1.76 metres and steady. A peak level of between 3.5 and 4.0 metres is expected to occur Monday evening. The Hereford flood barriers are not expected to be deployed.


Flood Alert issued on 23 Nov 2017 14:10
River Wye and tributaries
This message contains gauge information for Hay-on-Wye, Bredwardine, Belmont, Old Wye Bridge and Mordiford. Currently no flooding is expected in other gauge locations. This message will be updated by 9 am or if the situation changes. At 2 pm today; Hay-on-Wye Gauge was 1.84 metres and falling. A peak level of 2 metres occurred at 10 am on Thursday 23rd November. Bredwardine Gauge was 3.60 metres and is currently peaking. Belmont Gauge was 3.32 metres and rising. A peak level of between 3.5 and 3.7 metres is expected to occur Thursday early evening. Old-Wye-Bridge Gauge was 2.87 metres and rising . A peak level of between 3.0 and 3.2 metres is expected to occur Thursday early evening. Mordiford Gauge was 2.83 metres and rising. A peak level of between 3.2 and 3.4 metres is expected to occur Thursday evening. The Hereford flood barriers are not expected to be deployed.


Flood Alert issued on 23 Nov 2017 07:44
River Wye and tributaries
This message contains gauge information for Hay-on-Wye, Bredwardine, Belmont, Old Wye Bridge and Mordiford. Currently no flooding is expected in other gauge locations. This message will be updated by 4 pm or if the situation changes. At 7:15 am today; Hay-on-Wye Gauge was 1.88 metres and rising. A peak level of between 1.9 and 2.1 metres is expected to occur Thursday morning. Bredwardine Gauge was 2.92 metres and rising. A peak level of between 3.2 and 3.7 metres is expected to occur Thursday afternoon. Belmont Gauge was 2.47 metres and rising. A peak level of between 3.2 and 3.7 metres is expected to occur Thursday evening. Old-Wye-Bridge Gauge was 2.08 metres and rising . A peak level of between 2.9 and 3.3 metres is expected to occur Thursday evening. Mordiford Gauge was 2.22 metres and rising. A peak level of between 3.2 and 3.6 metres is expected to occur Thursday evening. The Hereford flood barriers are not expected to be deployed.


Flood Alert issued on 22 Nov 2017 16:44
River Wye and tributaries
This message contains gauge information for Hay-on-Wye, Bredwardine, Belmont, Old Wye Bridge and Mordiford. Currently no flooding is expected in other gauge locations. This message will be updated by 9:00 am or if the situation changes. At 4:15 pm today; Hay-on-Wye Gauge was 1.17 metres and rising. A peak level of between 1.8 and 2.2 metres is expected to occur overnight. Bredwardine Gauge was 1.99 metres and rising. A peak level of between 3.5 and 4.0 metres is expected to occur Thursday morning. Belmont Gauge was 2.06 metres and steady. A peak level of between 3.4 and 4.0 metres is expected to occur tomorrow morning. Old-Wye-Bridge Gauge was 1.78 metres and steady . A peak level of between 2.9 and 3.4 metres is expected to occur tomorrow morning. Mordiford Gauge was 2.00 metres and rising. A peak level of between 3.2 and 3.8 metres is expected to occur tomorrow morning. The Hereford flood barriers are not expected to be deployed.