Flood Warning Info - River Wye at Builth Wells

Area Description

River Wye at Builth Wells.

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

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


Flood Warning issued on 22 Jan 2018 00:12
South East
This message will be updated at 7:00 AM or if the situation changes. At midnight, the level at Builth Wells was 4.0 metres and falling, a peak level of 4.1 metres occurred at 10:00 PM today.


Flood Warning issued on 21 Jan 2018 21:12
South East
This message will be updated at midnight or if the situation changes. At 9:00 PM, the level at Builth Wells was 4.0 metres and rising. River levels are rising in the Upper Wye and have yet to peak at Builth Wells.


Flood Warning issued on 21 Jan 2018 17:53
South East
This message will be updated at 9:00 PM or if the situation changes. At 5:45 PM, the level at Builth Wells was 3.4 metres and rising. River levels are rising in the Upper Wye and have yet to peak upstream.


Flood Warning issued on 27 Nov 2017 10:46
South East
This message will be updated at 2:00 PM or if the situation changes. At 10:30 AM, the level at Builth Wells was 3.7 metres and steady. River levels upstream are falling and the level at Builth is expected to be the peak. This warning is likely to be removed in the next two or three hours once river levels at Builth fall.


Flood Warning issued on 27 Nov 2017 07:54
South East
This message will be updated at 11:00 AM or if the situation changes. At 7:40 AM, river levels are rising in the Upper Wye and have yet to peak at Builth Wells. The level at Builth Wells was 3.6 metres and rising, a peak level of between 3.7 and 3.9 metres is expected this morning.