Flood Warning Info - River Wye from Hay To Hereford

Area Description

River Wye from Hay to Hereford.

This is a Flood Warning Area. For this area, you may receive Flood Warnings or Severe Flood Warnings.
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Flood Warning Currently in Force

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

Area Covered by this Flood Warning

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Flood Warning History

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Historical Flood Warning Messages for this Area


Flood Warning issued on 14 Oct 2018 12:47
River Wye
This message contains gauge information for Hay on Wye, and Bredwardine. This message will be updated by 5:00 pm Sunday or if the situation changes. At 12:00 pm Sunday; the level at the Hay-on-Wye Gauge was 1.85 metres and falling. A peak level of 3.63 metres occurred at 2:30pm Saturday afternoon. the level at the Bredwardine Gauge was 5.28 metres and falling slowly. A peak level of 5.91 metres occurred at 1:30 am Sunday morning.


Flood Warning issued on 14 Oct 2018 03:51
River Wye
This message contains gauge information for Hay on Wye, and Bredwardine. This message will be updated by 1:00 pm on Sunday or if the situation changes. At 3:00 am on Sunday; the level at the Hay-on-Wye Gauge was 2.80 metres and falling slowly. A peak level of 3.63 metres occurred at 2:30pm Saturday afternoon. Bredwardine Gauge was 5.91 metres and steady. A peak level of 5.91 metres occurred at 1:30 am Sunday morning.


Flood Warning issued on 13 Oct 2018 21:24
River Wye
This message contains gauge information for Hay on Wye, and Bredwardine. 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. the level at the Bredwardine Gauge was 5.63 metres and rising. A peak level of between 5.3 and 5.6 metres is expected to occur this evening.


Flood Warning issued on 13 Oct 2018 17:10
River Wye
This message contains gauge information for Hay on Wye, and Bredwardine. 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. the level at the Bredwardine Gauge was 5.16 metres and rising. A peak level of between 5.3 and 5.6 metres is expected to occur this evening.


Flood Warning issued on 13 Oct 2018 12:43
River Wye
This message contains gauge information for Hay on Wye, and Bredwardine. This message will be updated by 5:00 pm on Saturday or if the situation changes. At 12:00 pm on Saturday; the level at the Hay-on-Wye Gauge was 3.57 metres and rising. A peak level of between 3.5 and 3.75 metres is expected to occur this evening. the level at the Bredwardine Gauge was 4.93 metres and rising. A peak level of between 5.3 and 5.6 metres is expected to occur this evening.


Flood Warning issued on 13 Oct 2018 06:56
River Wye
This message contains gauge information for Hay on Wye, and Bredwardine. This message will be updated by 1 pm on Saturday or if the situation changes. At 6:30 am on Saturday; the level at the Hay-on-Wye Gauge was 3.14 metres and rising. A peak level of between 3.2 and 3.6 metres is expected to occur Saturday afternoon. the level at the Bredwardine Gauge was 4.49 metres and rising. A peak level of between 5.8 and 6.2 metres is expected to occur on Saturday evening.


Flood Warning issued on 24 Jan 2018 08:57
River Wye
Due to this mornings forecast rainfall river levels are expected to rise throughout the day. This message contains gauge information for Hay on Wye, Bredwardine, and Belmont This message will be updated by 5 pm today or if the situation changes. At 7 am 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.


Flood Warning issued on 23 Jan 2018 18:25
River Wye
This flood warning has been issued due to a forecast of heavy rain overnight; which could cause rivers to rise. This message contains gauge information for Hay on Wye, Bredwardine, and Belmont This message will be updated by 9:00 am tomorrow morning or if the situation changes. At 17:45 pm the level at the Hay-on-Wye Gauge was 1.3 metres. A peak level of between 3 and 3.1 metres is expected to occur overnight. the level at the Bredwardine Gauge was 2.54 metres. A peak level of between 5.2 and 5.3 metres is expected to occur overnight. the level at the Belmont Gauge was 2.66 metres. A peak level of between 5 and 5.2 metres is expected to occur tomorrow morning.


Flood Warning issued on 22 Jan 2018 08:03
River Wye
This message contains gauge information for Hay on Wye, Bredwardine, and Belmont. This message will be updated by 5 pm today or if the situation changes. At 7:45 am today; the level at the Hay-on-Wye Gauge was 2.79 metres and falling. A peak level of 3.36 metres occurred last night. the level at the Bredwardine Gauge was 5.12 metres and rising. A peak level of between 5.0 and 5.3 metres is expected to occur later today. the level at the Belmont Gauge was 4.76 metres and rising. A peak level of between 5.0 and 5.4 metres is expected to occur later today.


Flood Warning issued on 21 Jan 2018 17:56
River Wye
This message contains gauge information for Hay on Wye, Bredwardine, and Belmont. This message will be updated by 8:00 am or if the situation changes. At 5:30 pm today; the level at the Hay-on-Wye Gauge was 1.82 metres and rising. A peak level of between 2.8 and 3.3 metres is expected to occur overnight. the level at the Bredwardine Gauge was 2.26 metres and rising. A peak level of between 4.9 and 5.3 metres is expected to occur tomorrow. the level at the Belmont Gauge was 2.11 metres and rising. A peak level of between 4.6 and 5.1 metres is expected to occur tomorrow.