Flood Alert Info - River Usk in Monmouthshire and Newport

Area Description

River Usk in Monmouthshire and Newport.

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

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

Area Covered by this Flood Alert

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Flood Alert History

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


Flood Alert issued on 14 Oct 2018 21:08
South East
This message will be updated at 8:00 AM or if the situation changes. At 9:00 PM, the level at Brecon was 1.2 metres and falling. A peak level of 3.8 metres occurred at 02:45 AM yesterday. The level at Abergavenny was 2.1 metres and falling. A peak level of 5.1 metres occurred at 11:30 AM yesterday. The level at Usk Town was 1.4 metres and falling. A peak level of 4.3 metres occurred at 6:00 PM yesterday.


Flood Alert issued on 14 Oct 2018 14:58
South East
This message will be updated at 9:00 PM or if the situation changes. At 3.00 PM, the level at Brecon was 1.3 metres and falling. A peak level of 3.8 metres occurred at 2:45 AM yesterday. The level at Abergavenny was 2.3 metres and falling. A peak level of 5.1 metres occurred at 11:30AM yesterday. The level at Usk Town was 1.5 metres and falling. A peak level of 4.2 metres occurred at 06:35 PM yesterday.


Flood Alert issued on 14 Oct 2018 08:55
South East
This message will be updated at 3:00 PM or if the situation changes. At 08:30 AM, the level at Brecon was 1.3 metres and falling. A peak level of 3.8 metres occurred at 02:45 AM yesterday. The level at Abergavenny was 2.4 metres and falling. A peak level of 5.1 metres occurred at 11:30 AM yesterday. The level at Usk Town was 1.9 metres and falling. A peak level of 4.3 metres occurred at 6:00 PM yesterday.


Flood Alert issued on 14 Oct 2018 00:47
South East
This message will be updated at 9:00 AM or if the situation changes. At 00:30 PM, the level at Brecon was 1.73 metres and falling. A peak level of 3.8 metres occurred at 2:45 AM yesterday. The level at Abergavenny was 3.09 metres and falling. A peak level of 5.1 metres occurred at 11:30 AM yesterday. The level at Usk Town was 3.79 metres and falling. A peak level of 4.3 metres occurred at 6:00 PM yesterday.


Flood Alert issued on 13 Oct 2018 19:43
South East
This message will be updated at 1:00 AM or if the situation changes. At 7:30 PM, the level at Brecon was 1.9 metres and falling. A peak level of 3.8 metres occurred at 2:45 AM today. The level at Abergavenny was 4.6 metres and falling. A peak level of 5.1 metres occurred at 11:30 AM today. The level at Usk Town was 4.3 metres and steady. The current level is expected to be the peak level.


Flood Alert issued on 13 Oct 2018 13:36
South East
This message will be updated at 7:30 PM or if the situation changes. At 1:30 PM, the level at Brecon was 3.1 metres and falling. A peak level of 3.8 metres occurred at 02:45 AM today. The level at Abergavenny was 5.0 metres and steady. The level at Usk Town was 4.0 metres and rising.


Flood Alert issued on 13 Oct 2018 08:30
South East
This message will be updated at 1:15 PM or if the situation changes. At 08:15 AM, the level at Brecon was 3.3 metres and falling. A peak level of 3.8 metres occurred at 02:45 AM today. The level at Abergavenny was 5.0 metres and rising. The level at Usk Town was 3.6 metres and rising.


Flood Alert issued on 12 Oct 2018 22:59
South East
This message will be updated at 8:15 AM or if the situation changes. At 10:45 PM, the level at Brecon was 3.6 metres and rising. The level at Abergavenny was 4 metres and rising. The level at Usk Town was 2.6 metres and rising.


Flood Alert issued on 12 Oct 2018 17:52
South East
This message will be updated at 11:00 PM or if the situation changes. At 5:30 PM, the level at Brecon was 3 metres and rising. The level at Abergavenny was 2.6 metres and rising. The level at Usk Town was 0.6 metres and rising.


Flood Alert issued on 12 Oct 2018 13:53
South East
This message will be updated at 6:00 PM or if the situation changes. At 1:30 PM, the level at Brecon was 1.4 metres and rising. The level at Abergavenny was 0.8 metres and rising. The level at Usk Town was 0.5 metres and rising.


Flood Alert issued on 21 Sep 2018 18:11
South East
This message will be updated at 10:00 PM or if the situation changes. At 5:15 PM, the level at Brecon was 0.9 metres and falling. A peak level of 2.8 metres occurred at 01:00 AM today. The level at Abergavenny was 1.8 metres and falling. A peak level of 3.7 metres occurred at 6:45 AM today. The level at Usk Town was 1.2 metres and falling. A peak level of 3.0 metres occurred at 9:30 AM today.


Flood Alert issued on 21 Sep 2018 11:52
South East
This message will be updated at 6:00 PM or if the situation changes. At 11:15 AM, the level at Brecon was 1.1 metres and falling. A peak level of 2.8 metres occurred at 01:00 AM today. The level at Abergavenny was x.x metres and falling. A peak level of 3.7 metres occurred at 6:45 AM today. The level at Usk Town was 2.9 metres and falling. A peak level of 3.0 metres occurred at 9:30 AM today.


Flood Alert issued on 21 Sep 2018 06:59
South East
This message will be updated at midday or if the situation changes. At 6:00 AM, the level at Brecon was 1.5 metres and falling. A peak level of 2.8 metres occurred at 01:00 AM today. The level at Abergavenny was 3.7 metres and steady. The current is expected to be the peak level. The level at Usk Town was 2.7 metres and rising.


Flood Alert issued on 20 Sep 2018 23:47
South East
This message will be updated at 7:00 AM or if the situation changes. At 11:30 PM, the level at Brecon was 2.6 metres and rising. The level at Abergavenny was 2.6 metres and rising. The level at Usk Town was 0.7 metres and rising.


Flood Alert issued on 3 Jan 2018 17:21
South East
This message will be updated at 10:00 PM or if the situation changes. At 5:00 PM, the level at Brecon was 0.9 metres and falling. A peak level of 2.3 metres occurred at 11:25 PM yesterday. The level at Abergavenny was 1.9 metres and falling. A peak level of 3.3 metres occurred at 4:40 AM today. The level at Usk Town was 1.3 metres and falling. A peak level of 2.6 metres occurred at 7:50 AM today.


Flood Alert issued on 3 Jan 2018 12:56
South East
This message will be updated at 6:00 PM or if the situation changes. At midday, the level at Brecon was 1.0 metres and falling. A peak level of 2.3 metres occurred at 11:25 PM yesterday. The level at Abergavenny was 2.1 metres and falling. A peak level of 3.3 metres occurred at 4:40 AM today. The level at Usk Town was 1.7 metres and falling. A peak level of 2.6 metres occurred at 7:50 AM today.


Flood Alert issued on 3 Jan 2018 06:50
South East
This message will be updated at midday or if the situation changes. At 6:30 AM, the level at Brecon was 1.1 metres and falling. A peak level of 2.3 metres occurred at 11:30 PM yesterday. The level at Abergavenny was 3.1 metres and falling. A peak level of 3.2 metres occurred at 4:30 AM today. The level at Usk Town was 2.2 metres and rising.


Flood Alert issued on 2 Jan 2018 22:26
South East
This message will be updated at 7:00 AM or if the situation changes. At 9:45 PM, the level at Brecon was 1.6 metres and rising. The level at Crickhowell was 1.0 metres and rising. The level at Abergavenny was 1.8 metres and rising. The level at Usk Town was 1.1 metres and rising.