Flood Alert Info - Vyrnwy Catchment

Area Description

Afon Vyrnwy, Afon Tanat and Afon Cain & their tributaries.

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


Flood Alert issued on 3 Apr 2018 21:40
South East
This message will be updated at 7:00 AM or if the situation changes. At 10:00 PM, the level at Meifod was 1.9 metres and falling. A peak level of 2.8 metres occurred at 00:25 AM today. The level at Llanymynech was 3.8 metres and falling. A peak level of 4.2 metres occurred at 05:20 AM today. Many low lying minor roads are affected in the area.


Flood Alert issued on 3 Apr 2018 17:49
South East
This message will be updated at 10:00 PM or if the situation changes. At 6:00 PM, the level at Meifod was 2.0 metres and falling. A peak level of 2.8 metres occurred at 00:25 AM today. The level at Llanymynech was 3.9 metres and falling. A peak level of 4.2 metres occurred at 05:20 AM today. The following roads could be affected by flooding; The Minor road at Meifod Bridge. The B4 3 9 3 near Llansantffraid Bridge. The B4 3 9 8 near the canal at New Bridge, Llanymynech. Many low lying minor roads are affected in the area .


Flood Alert issued on 3 Apr 2018 12:19
South East
This message will be updated at 6:00 PM or if the situation changes. At midday, the level at Meifod was 2.1 metres and falling. A peak level of 2.8 metres occurred at 00:25 AM today. The level at Llanymynech was 4.1 metres and falling. A peak level of 4.2 metres occurred at 05:20 AM today. The following roads could be affected by flooding; The Minor road at Meifod Bridge. The B4 3 9 3 near Llansantffraid Bridge. The B4 3 9 8 near the canal at New Bridge, Llanymynech. Many low lying minor roads are affected in the area


Flood Alert issued on 3 Apr 2018 06:51
South East
This message will be updated at midday or if the situation changes. At 6:00 AM; the level at Meifod was 2.4 metres and falling. A peak level of 2.8 metres occurred at 12:15 AM today. The level at Llanymynech was 4.2 metres and steady, the river is currently peaking at this location. The following roads could be affected by flooding; The Minor road at Meifod Bridge. The B4 3 9 3 near Llansantffraid Bridge. The B4 3 9 8 near the canal at New Bridge, Llanymynech. Many low lying minor roads are affected in the area.


Flood Alert issued on 2 Apr 2018 21:52
South East
This message will be updated at 7:00 AM or if the situation changes. At 9:30 PM, the level at Meifod was 2.6 metres and rising. A peak level of between 2.6 and 2.7 metres is expected to occur overnight. The level at Llanymynech was 3.7 metres and rising. A peak level of between 3.9 and 4.0 metres is expected to occur overnight. The following roads could be affected by flooding; The Minor road at Meifod Bridge. The B4 3 9 3 near Llansantffraid Bridge. Many low lying minor roads are affected in the area .


Flood Alert issued on 2 Apr 2018 18:15
South East
This message will be updated at 10:00 PM or if the situation changes. At 5:30 PM, the level at Meifod was 2.0 metres and rising. A peak level of between 2.3 and 2.4 metres is expected to occur overnight. The level at Llanymynech was 3.2 metres and rising. A peak level of between 3.8 and 3.9 metres is expected to occur overnight. Many low lying minor roads are affected in the area .


Flood Alert issued on 2 Apr 2018 15:39
South East
This message will be updated at 6:00 PM or if the situation changes. At 3:15 PM, the level at Meifod was 1.9 metres and steady. A peak level of between 1.8 and 2.0 metres is expected to occur this afternoon. The level at Llanymynech was 2.9 metres and rising. A peak level of between 3.4 and 3.6 metres is expected to occur this evening. Many low lying minor roads are affected in the area.


Flood Alert issued on 16 Mar 2018 18:06
South East
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Flood Alert issued on 16 Mar 2018 14:50
South East
This message will be updated at 6:00 PM or if the situation changes. At 2:30 PM, the level at Meifod was 2.1 metres and falling. A peak level of 2.2 metres occurred at 12:15 PM today. The level at Llanymynech was 3.3 metres and rising. A peak level of between 3.7 and 3.8 metres is expected to occur this evening.


Flood Alert issued on 10 Mar 2018 21:42
South East
This message will be updated at 7:00 AM or if the situation changes. At 9:30 PM, the level at Meifod was 1.6 metres and steady. A peak level of 2.1 metres occurred at 7:00 AM today. The level at Llanymynech was 3.1 metres and falling. A peak level of 3.5 metres occurred at midday.


Flood Alert issued on 10 Mar 2018 17:53
South East
This message will be updated at 10:00pm or if the situation changes. At 5:30PM, the level at Meifod was 1.7 metres and falling. A peak level of 2.1 metres occurred at 7:00 AM today. The level at Llanymynech was 3.4 metres and falling slowly. A peak level of 3.5 metres occurred at midday. . The following roads could be affected by flooding . The B4 3 9 3 near Llansantffraid Bridge . Many low lying minor roads are affected in the area


Flood Alert issued on 10 Mar 2018 11:56
South East
This message will be updated at 6:00pm or if the situation changes. At midday, the level at Meifod was 2.0 metres and steady. A peak level of 2.1 metres occurred at 7:00 AM today. The level at Llanymynech was 3.5 metres and rising. A peak level of 3.5 metres is expected to occur anytime now. Many low lying minor roads are affected in the area .


Flood Alert issued on 10 Mar 2018 09:31
South East
This message will be updated at midday or if the situation changes. At 9:10 AM, The level at Meifod was 1.9 metres and steady. A peak level of 2.1 metres occurred at 6:30 AM today. The level at Llanymynech was 3.3 metres and rising. A peak level of between 3.3 and 3.5 metres is expected to occur at about midday. Many low lying minor roads are affected in the area .


Flood Alert issued on 24 Jan 2018 18:00
South East
This message will be updated at 10:00 PM or if the situation changes. At 5:45 PM, the level at Meifod was 2.1 metres and falling. A peak level of 2.6 metres occurred at 1:30 PM today. The level at Llanymynech was 3.8 metres and rising. A peak level of between 3.9 and 4.0 metres is expected to occur this evening. The following roads could be affected by flooding; The B4 3 9 3 near Llansantffraid Bridge.


Flood Alert issued on 24 Jan 2018 11:37
South East
This message will be updated at 6:00 PM or if the situation changes. At 11:30 AM, the level at Meifod was 2.2 metres and rising. A peak level of between 2.5 and 2.6 metres is expected to occur at about 2:00 PM. The level at Llanymynech was 2.6 metres and rising. A peak level of between 3.7 and 3.8 metres is expected to occur at about 8:00 PM. The following roads could be affected by flooding; The Minor road at Meifod Bridge.


Flood Alert issued on 22 Jan 2018 11:42
South East
This message will be updated at 6:00 PM or if the situation changes. At 11:30AM, the level at Meifod was 1.8 metres and falling, a peak level of 2.8 metres occurred at 11:30 PM yesterday. The level at Llanymynech was 3.8 metres and falling, a peak level of 4.1 metres occurred at 5:45 AM this morning.


Flood Alert issued on 22 Jan 2018 06:58
South East
This message will be updated at midday or if the situation changes. At 6:45 AM, the level at Meifod was 2.0 metres and falling. A peak level of 2.8 metres occurred at 11:30 PM yesterday. The level at Llanymynech was just below 4.1 metres and falling slowly. A peak level of 4.1 metres occurred at 5:45 AM this morning. The following roads could be affected by flooding; The Minor road at Meifod Bridge. The B4 3 9 3 near Llansantffraid Bridge.


Flood Alert issued on 21 Jan 2018 21:02
South East
This message will be updated at 7:00 AM or if the situation changes. At 8:45 PM, the level at Meifod was 3.4 metres and rising. A peak level of between 3.7 and 3.9 metres is expected to occur this evening. The level at Llanymynech was 2.9 metres and rising. A peak level of between 3.8 and 4.0 metres is expected to occur at about 5:00 AM. The following roads could be affected by flooding; The Minor road at Meifod Bridge. The B4 3 9 3 near Llansantffraid Bridge. Many low lying minor roads are affected in the area.


Flood Alert issued on 18 Jan 2018 12:46
South East
This message will be updated at 06:00 PM or if the situation changes. At midday, the level at Meifod was 1.7 metres and falling, a peak level of 2.8 metres occurred at 3:30 AM today. The level at Llanymynech was 4.0 metres and falling, a peak level of just above 4.0 metres occurred at 10:45 AM today. The following roads could be affected by flooding; The Minor road at Meifod Bridge. The B4 3 9 3 near Llansantffraid Bridge.


Flood Alert issued on 18 Jan 2018 07:00
South East
This message will be updated at midday or if the situation changes. At 6:45 AM, the level at Meifod was 2.5 metres and falling, a peak level of 2.8 metres occurred at 3:34 AM today. The level at Llanymynech was 3.5 metres and rising. The following roads could be affected by flooding; The Minor road at Meifod Bridge. The B4393 near Llansantffraid Bridge.


Flood Alert issued on 3 Jan 2018 12:11
South East
This message will be updated at 6:00 PM or if the situation changes. At midday, the level at Meifod was 1.8 metres and falling. A peak level of 2.7 metres occurred at 00:30 AM today. The level at Llanymynech was 3.9 metres and falling. A peak level of 4.1 metres occurred at 05:30 AM today.


Flood Alert issued on 3 Jan 2018 06:43
South East
This message will be updated at midday or if the situation changes. At 6:30 AM, the level at Meifod was 2.1 metres and falling. A peak level of 2.7 metres occurred at 00:30 AM today. The level at Llanymynech was 4.1 metres and steady. A peak level of between 4.1 and 4.2 metres is expected to occur at about 8:00 AM, The following roads could be affected by flooding. The Minor road at Meifod Bridge . The B4 3 9 3 near Llansantffraid Bridge . The B4 3 9 8 near the canal at New Bridge, Llanymynech. Many low lying minor roads are affected in the area


Flood Alert issued on 2 Jan 2018 21:47
South East
This message will be updated at 7:00 AM or if the situation changes. At 9:30 PM, the level at Meifod was 2.3 metres and rising. A peak level of between 2.6 and 2.9 metres is expected to occur at midnight. The level at Llanymynech was 2.9 metres and rising. A peak level of between 3.6 and 4.0 metres is expected to occur at about 5:00 AM, The following roads could be affected by flooding . The Minor road at Meifod Bridge. The B4 3 9 3 near Llansantffraid Bridge . Many low lying minor roads are affected in the area.


Flood Alert issued on 2 Jan 2018 16:50
South East
This message will be updated at 10:00 PM or if the situation changes. This message has been issued based on forecast rainfall. At 4:30 PM, the level at Meifod was 1.6 metres and rising. A peak level of between 2.4 and 2.8 metres is expected to occur at about Midnight, the level at Llanymynech was 2.6 metres and steady. A peak level of between 3.7 and 4.1 metres is expected to occur at about 6:00 AM, The following roads could be affected by flooding. The Minor road at Meifod Bridge . Many low lying minor roads are affected in the area.


Flood Alert issued on 1 Jan 2018 17:54
South East
This message will be updated at 10 PM or if the situation changes. At 5PM, the level at Meifod was 1.8 metres and falling. A peak level of 1.9 metres occurred at 2 PM today. The level at Llanymynech was 3.1 metres and rising again. A peak level of 3.4 metres occurred at 4 AM this morning.


Flood Alert issued on 1 Jan 2018 12:00
South East
This message will be updated at 6:00 PM or if the situation changes. At 11 AM, the level at Meifod was 1.7 metres and steady. A peak level of 1.9 metres occurred at Midnight. The level at Llanymynech was 3.1 metres and falling. A peak level of 3.4 metres occurred at 4 AM this morning.


Flood Alert issued on 1 Jan 2018 07:59
South East
This message will be updated at midday or if the situation changes. At 7:30 AM, the level at Meifod was 1.8 metres and falling. A peak level of 1.9 metres occurred at Midnight. The level at Llanymynech was 3.3 metres and falling. A peak level of 3.4 metres occurred at 4 AM this morning.


Flood Alert issued on 31 Dec 2017 21:56
South East
This message will be updated at 8 AM or if the situation changes. At 9:30 PM this evening, the level at Meifod was 1.8 metres and rising slowly. A peak level of between 1.9 and 2 metres is expected to occur at about midnight. The level at Llanymynech was 3.1 metres and rising slowly. A peak level of between 3.1 and 3.3 metres is expected to occur at about 4 AM tomorrow morning.


Flood Alert issued on 31 Dec 2017 18:55
South East
This message will be updated at 10:00 PM or if the situation changes. At 6:30 PM, the level at Meifod was 1.6 metres and rising. A peak level of 2.5 metres occurred at 5:45 AM today. The level at Llanymynech was 3.1 metres and steady. A peak level of 3.8 metres occurred at 11:30 AM today.


Flood Alert issued on 31 Dec 2017 13:59
South East
This message will be updated at 7 PM or if the situation changes. At 1:45 PM, the level at Meifod was 1.6 metres and falling. A peak level of 2.5 metres occurred at 5:45 AM today. The level at Llanymynech was 3.7 metres and falling. A peak level of 3.8 metres occurred at 11:30 AM today.


Flood Alert issued on 31 Dec 2017 08:58
South East
This message will be updated at 2 PM or if the situation changes. At 8:30 AM, the level at Meifod was 2.1 metres and falling. A peak level of 2.5 metres occurred at 5:45 AM today. The level at Llanymynech was 3.5 metres and rising. A peak level of between 3.8 and 4 metres is expected to occur at about 11 AM, The B4 3 9 3 near Llansantffraid Bridge may be affected by flooding.


Flood Alert issued on 31 Dec 2017 04:32
South East
This message will be updated at 9 AM or if the situation changes. At 4 AM the level at Meifod was 2 metres and rising. The level at Llanymynech was 2.6 metres and rising. The following roads could be affected by flooding; The Minor road at Meifod Bridge.


Flood Alert issued on 14 Dec 2017 08:00
South East
This message will be updated at midday or if the situation changes. At 07:30 AM, the level at Meifod was 1.78 metres and falling. A peak level of 2.57 metres occurred at 5:30 PM yesterday. The level at Llanymynech was 3.69 metres and falling. A peak level of 3.99 metres occurred at midnight. The following roads could be affected by flooding; The Minor road at Meifod Bridge.


Flood Alert issued on 13 Dec 2017 20:08
South East
This message will be updated at 8:00 AM or if the situation changes. At 7:45 PM, the level at Meifod was 2.24 metres and falling. A peak level of 2.57 metres occurred at 5:30 PM today. The level at Llanymynech was 3.76 metres and rising. A peak level of between 3.8 and 4.0 metres is expected to occur overnight. The following roads could be affected by flooding; The Minor road at Meifod Bridge.


Flood Alert issued on 13 Dec 2017 14:51
South East
This message will be updated at 8:00 PM or if the situation changes. At 2:30 PM, the level at Meifod was 2.32 metres and rising. A peak level of between 2.5 and 2.7 metres is expected to occur this afternoon. The level at Llanymynech was 2.64 metres and rising. A peak level of between 3.7 and 3.9 metres is expected to occur this evening. The following roads could be affected by flooding; The Minor road at Meifod Bridge.


Flood Alert issued on 27 Nov 2017 17:10
South East
This message will be updated at 10:00 PM or if the situation changes. At 4:30 PM, the level at Meifod was 1.7 metres and falling. A peak level of 2.7 metres occurred at 7:15 AM today. The level at Llanymynech was 3.8 metres and falling. A peak level of 3.9 metres occurred at 2:00 PM today.


Flood Alert issued on 27 Nov 2017 12:10
South East
This message will be updated at 5:00 PM or if the situation changes. At 11:30 AM, the level at Meifod was 2.0 metres and falling. A peak level of 2.7 metres occurred at 7:15 AM today. The level at Llanymynech was 3.7 metres and rising. A peak level of between 3.8 and 4.0 metres is expected to occur this afternoon. Many low lying minor roads are affected in the area.


Flood Alert issued on 27 Nov 2017 07:09
South East
This message will be updated at midday or if the situation changes. At 6:30 AM: The level at Meifod was 2.8 metres and rising, a peak level of between 2.7 and 2.8 metres is expected to occur at about 7:00 AM. The level at Llanymynech was 2.0 metres and rising. A peak level of between 3.7 and 3.8 metres is expected to occur this afternoon. The following roads could be affected by flooding; The Minor road at Meifod Bridge.


Flood Alert issued on 27 Nov 2017 00:25
South East
This message will be updated at 7:00 AM or if the situation changes. At 00:05 AM:. The level at Meifod was 1.2 metres and steady, A peak level of between 2.4 and 2.5 metres is expected to occur at about 5:00 AM. The level at Llanymynech was 1.9 metres and steady. A peak level of between 3.5 and 3/7 metres is expected to occur at about 11:00 AM. The following roads could be affected by flooding; The Minor road at Meifod Bridge. Many low lying minor roads are affected in the area.


Flood Alert issued on 5 Oct 2017 17:51
South East
This message will be updated at 10:00 PM or if the situation changes. At 5:30 PM, the level at Meifod was 1.5 metres and falling. A peak level of 3 metres occurred at 7 AM today. The level at Llanymynech was 3.7 metres and falling. A peak level of 3.9 metres occurred at 3 PM today.


Flood Alert issued on 5 Oct 2017 11:37
South East
This message will be updated at 6:00 PM or if the situation changes. At 11:15 AM, the level at Meifod was 2.1 metres and falling. A peak level of 3 metres occurred at 7 AM today. The level at Llanymynech was 3.6 metres and rising. A peak level of between 3.8 and 3.9 metres is expected to occur at about 2 PM.


Flood Alert issued on 5 Oct 2017 06:58
South East
This message will be updated at midday or if the situation changes. At 6 AM, the level at Meifod was 2.9 metres and rising. A peak level of between 2.9 and 3.1 metres is expected to occur this morning. The level at Llanymynech was 1.6 metres and rising. A peak level of between 3.5 and 3.7 metres is expected to occur at around Midday. The following road could be affected by flooding; The Minor road at Meifod Bridge.


Flood Alert issued on 4 Oct 2017 21:06
South East
This message will be updated at 7:00 AM or if the situation changes. At 8:30 PM this evening the level at Meifod was 1.1 metres and steady. A peak level of between 2.5 and 2.6 metres is expected to occur at about 5:00 AM tomorrow morning. The level at Llanymynech was 1.7 metres and steady. A peak level of between 3.6 and 3.7 metres is expected to occur at about 11:00 AM tomorrow morning. The following roads could be affected by flooding. The Minor road at Meifod Bridge (2.5m@Meifod). This flood alert is based on the rainfall forecast overnight.