Flood Alert Info - River Taff

Area Description

River Taff.

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

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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 13 Oct 2018 17:50
South East
This message will be updated at 10:00 PM or if the situation changes. At 5:30PM the level at Merthyr Tydfil was falling. A peak level of 1.9 metres occurred at 00:30 AM today. The level at Troedyrhiw was falling. A peak level of 2.9 metres occurred at 11:50 PM yesterday. The level at Pontypridd was falling. A peak level of 3.5 metres occurred at 10:30 AM today. The level at Upper Boat was rising. A peak level of 3.7 metres occurred at 11:00 AM today. The level at Tongwynlais was rising. A peak level of 3.3 metres occurred at 12:30 PM today. The level at Cardiff (Western Avenue) is unavailable.


Flood Alert issued on 13 Oct 2018 11:50
South East
This message will be updated at 6:00 PM or if the situation changes. At midday, the level at Merthyr Tydfil was falling. A peak level of 1.9 metres occurred at 00:30 AM today. The level at Troedyrhiw was falling. A peak level of 2.9 metres occurred at 11:50 PM yesterday. The level at Pontypridd was falling. A peak level of 3.5 metres occurred at 10:30 AM today. The level at Upper Boat was rising. The level at Tongwynlais was rising. The level at Cardiff (Western Avenue) was rising.


Flood Alert issued on 13 Oct 2018 06:52
South East
This message will be updated at midday or if the situation changes. At 6:30 AM, the level at Merthyr Tydfil was falling. A peak level of 1.91 metres occurred at 00:30 AM today. The level at Troedyrhiw was falling. A peak level of 2.85 metres occurred at 11:50 PM yesterday. The level at Pontypridd was falling. A peak level of 3.34 metres occurred at 5:20 AM today. The level at Upper Boat was falling. A peak level of 3.63 metres occurred at 05:20 AM today. The level at Tongwynlais was rising.


Flood Alert issued on 12 Oct 2018 21:35
South East
This message will be updated at 7:00 AM or if the situation changes. At9:15 PM, the level at Merthyr Tydfil was rising. The level at Troedyrhiw was rising. The level at Pontypridd was steady. The level at Upper Boat was steady. The level at Tongwynlais was steady. The level at Cardiff (Western Avenue) was steady. Further rainfall is forecast overnight and tomorrow so river levels may rise again.


Flood Alert issued on 12 Oct 2018 17:33
South East
This message will be updated at 10:00 PM or if the situation changes. At 5:15 PM, the level at Merthyr Tydfil was steady. The level at Troedyrhiw was rising. The level at Pontypridd was rising. The level at Upper Boat was rising. The level at Tongwynlais was rising. The level at Cardiff (Western Avenue) was steady. Further rainfall is forecast overnight so river levels may rise again.


Flood Alert issued on 12 Oct 2018 11:28
South East
This message will be updated at 6:00 PM or if the situation changes. At 11:20 AM, the level at Merthyr Tydfil was rising. The level at Troedyrhiw was rising. The level at Pontypridd was rising. The level at Upper Boat was rising. The level at Tongwynlais was rising. The level at Cardiff (Western Avenue) was rising. A prolonged period of rainfall is expected from Friday morning until Sunday 14th October. River levels are expected to remain high over the weekend.


Flood Alert issued on 21 Sep 2018 07:22
South East
This message will be updated at midday or if the situation changes. At 7 AM, the level at Merthyr Tydfil was falling. A peak level of 1.6 metres occurred at 1:30 AM today. The level at Troedyrhiw was falling. . A peak level of 2.2 metres occurred at 2 AM today. The level at Pontypridd was falling. A peak level of 2.7 metres occurred at 3 AM today. The level at Upper Boat was falling. A peak level of 3 metres occurred at 3 AM today. The level at Tongwynlais was falling. A peak level of 2.6 metres occurred at 3 AM today. The level at Cardiff (Western Avenue) was falling. A peak level of 3.1 metres occurred at 4:30 AM today.


Flood Alert issued on 20 Sep 2018 20:50
South East
This message will be updated at 7:00 AM or if the situation changes. At 8:30 PM, the level at Merthyr Tydfil was rising. The level at Troedyrhiw was rising. The level at Pontypridd was rising. The level at Upper Boat was rising. The level at Tongwynlais was rising. The level at Cardiff (Western Avenue) was rising.