Flood Alert Info - River Ely

Area Description

River Ely.
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

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

  • We have only been collating detailed flood messages since May 2017.
  • Each Flood Alert may have multiple updates. The messages listed below may therefore be greater than the number of alerts detailed in the Flood Alert table above.

Flood Alert issued on 25 Aug 2020 11:46
South East
This message will be updated at 6:00 PM or if the situation changes. At 11:30 AM, the level at Lanelay was falling. A peak level of 1.57 metres occurred at 7:15 AM today. There is a 6 to 10 hour time of travel between Lanelay and Peterston Super Ely. The level at St Fagans was rising. The level at Ely Bridge was rising.


Flood Alert issued on 25 Aug 2020 11:41
South East
This message will be updated at 6:00 PM or if the situation changes. At 11:30 AM, A peak level of 1.57 metres occurred at 7:15 AM today. There is a 6 to 10 hour time of travel between Lanelay and Peterston Super Ely. The level at St Fagans was rising. The level at Ely Bridge was rising.


Flood Alert issued on 25 Aug 2020 06:39
South East
This message will be updated at midday or if the situation changes. At 6:30 AM, river levels at Lanelay, St Fagans and Ely Bridge gauges are rising.


Flood Alert issued on 10 Mar 2020 16:31
South East
This message will be updated when the situation changes. At 4:00 PM, the level at Lanelay was falling. A peak level of 1.6 metres occurred at 4:15 AM today (Tuesday). There is a 6 to 10 hour time of travel between Lanelay and Peterston Super Ely. . the level at St Fagans was falling. A peak level of 3.5 metres occurred at 12:00 PM today (Tuesday). the level at Ely Bridge was falling. A peak level of 2.9 metres occurred at 1:00 PM today (Tuesday). . River levels are falling throughout the River Ely and this Flood Alert will be removed in due course. .


Flood Alert issued on 10 Mar 2020 11:44
South East
This message will be updated at 6:00 PM or if the situation changes. At 11:30AM, the level at Lanelay was falling. A peak level of 1.6 metres occurred at 4:15 AM today. There is a 6 to 10 hour time of travel between Lanelay and Peterston Super Ely. The level at St Fagans was rising slowly. The level at Ely Bridge was rising.


Flood Alert issued on 10 Mar 2020 07:02
South East
This message will be updated at midday or if the situation changes. At 6:30 AM, the level at Lanelay was falling. A peak level of 1.6 metres occurred at 4:30 AM today. There is a 6 to 10 hour time of travel between Lanelay and Peterston Super Ely. The level at St Fagans was rising. The level at Ely Bridge was rising.


Flood Alert issued on 9 Mar 2020 21:21
South East
This message will be updated at 7:00 AM or if the situation changes. At 9 PM, river levels at Lanelay, St Fagans and Ely Bridge gauges are rising.


Flood Alert issued on 29 Feb 2020 21:51
South East
This message will be updated at 9:00 AM or if the situation changes. At 10:00 PM, the level at Lanelay was falling. A peak level of 1.9 metres occurred at 2:00 PM yesterday. There is a 6 to 10 hour time of travel between Lanelay and Peterston Super Ely. The level at St Fagans was falling. A peak level of 3.7 metres occurred at 8:30 AM today. The level at Ely Bridge was falling. A peak level of 3.3 metres occurred at 11:30 AM today. .


Flood Alert issued on 29 Feb 2020 17:45
South East
This message will be updated at 10:00 PM or if the situation changes. At 6:00 PM, the level at Lanelay was falling. A peak level of 1.9 metres occurred at 2:00 PM yesterday. There is a 6 to 10 hour time of travel between Lanelay and Peterston Super Ely. The level at St Fagans was falling. A peak level of 3.7 metres occurred at 8:30 AM today. The level at Ely Bridge was falling. A peak level of 3.3 metres occurred at 11:30 AM today.


Flood Alert issued on 29 Feb 2020 11:53
South East
This message will be updated at 6:00 PM or if the situation changes. At 11:45 AM, the level at Lanelay was falling. A peak level of 1.9 metres occurred at 2:00 PM yesterday. There is a 6 to 10 hour time of travel between Lanelay and Peterston Super Ely. The level at St Fagans was falling. A peak level of 3.7 metres occurred at 8:30 AM today. The level at Ely Bridge was steady. The current level is expected to be the peak.


Flood Alert issued on 29 Feb 2020 07:05
South East
This message will be updated at midday or if the situation changes. At 6:30 AM, the level at Lanelay was falling. A peak level of 1.9 metres occurred at 2:00 PM yesterday. There is a 6 to 10 hour time of travel between Lanelay and Peterston Super Ely. The level at St Fagans was steady. The level at Ely Bridge was steady.


Flood Alert issued on 28 Feb 2020 21:51
South East
This message will be updated at 7:00 AM or if the situation changes. At 10:00 PM, the level at Lanelay was rising. A peak level of 1.91 metres occurred at 2:00 PM today but the river level at Lanelay is now rising again following heavy rainfall. Further rainfall is expected overnight and is forecast to clear by 6:00 AM. There is a 6 to 10 hour time of travel between Lanelay and Peterston Super Ely. The level at St Fagans was rising. The level at Ely Bridge was rising.


Flood Alert issued on 28 Feb 2020 17:54
South East
This message will be updated at 10:00 PM or if the situation changes. At 6:00 PM, the level at Lanelay was rising. A peak level of 1.9 metres occurred at 2:00 PM today but the river level at Lanelay is now rising again following further heavy rainfall. There is a 6 to 10 hour time of travel between Lanelay and Peterston Super Ely. The level at St Fagans was rising. The level at Ely Bridge was rising.


Flood Alert issued on 28 Feb 2020 12:26
South East
This message will be updated at 6:00 PM or if the situation changes. At 11:50 AM, river levels at Lanelay, St Fagans and Ely Bridge gauges are rising.


Flood Alert issued on 24 Feb 2020 19:07
South East
This message will be updated at 8:00 AM or if the situation changes. At 6:30 PM, the level at Lanelay was falling. A peak level of 1.4 metres occurred at 11:45 AM today. There is a 6 to 10 hour time of travel between Lanelay and Peterston Super Ely. The level at St Fagans was rising. The level at Ely Bridge was rising. River levels are still rising in the lower reaches of the River Ely but are not expected to reach Flood Alert levels, this Flood Alert will be removed Tuesday morning.


Flood Alert issued on 24 Feb 2020 11:59
South East
This message will be updated at 6:00 PM or if the situation changes. At 11:45 AM, the level at Lanelay was rising. There is a 6 to 10 hour time of travel between Lanelay and Peterston Super Ely. The level at St Fagans was rising. The level at Ely Bridge was rising.


Flood Alert issued on 24 Feb 2020 10:14
South East
This message will be updated at midday or if the situation changes. At 10:00 AM, river levels at Lanelay, St Fagans and Ely Bridge gauges are rising.


Flood Alert issued on 16 Feb 2020 21:34
South East
This message will be updated at 7:00 AM or if the situation changes. At 9:30 PM, the level at Lanelay was falling. A peak level of 2.2 metres occurred at 5:00 AM today. There is a 6 to 10 hour time of travel between Lanelay and Peterston Super Ely. The level at St Fagans was falling. A peak level of 3.2 metres occurred at 3:30 PM today. The level at Ely Bridge was falling. A peak level of 2.6 metres occurred at 4:15 PM today.


Flood Alert issued on 16 Feb 2020 18:02
South East
This message will be updated at 10:00 PM or if the situation changes. At 6:00 PM, the level at Lanelay was falling. A peak level of 2.2 metres occurred at 5 AM today. There is a 6 to 10 hour time of travel between Lanelay and Peterston Super Ely. The level at St Fagans was falling. A peak level of 3.2 metres occurred at 3:30 PM today. The level at Ely Bridge was steady.


Flood Alert issued on 16 Feb 2020 17:31
South East
This message will be updated at 10:00 PM or if the situation changes. At 6:00 PM, the level at Lanelay was falling. A peak level of 2.2 metres occurred at 5 AM today. There is a 6 to 10 hour time of travel between Lanelay and Peterston Super Ely. The level at St Fagans was falling. A peak level of 2.4 metres occurred at 3:30 PM today. The level at Ely Bridge was steady.


Flood Alert issued on 16 Feb 2020 12:10
South East
This message will be updated at 6:00 PM or if the situation changes. At midday, the level at Lanelay was falling. A peak level of 2.2 metres occurred at 5 AM today. There is a 6 to 10 hour time of travel between Lanelay and Peterston Super Ely. The level at St Fagans was rising. The level at Ely Bridge was rising.


Flood Alert issued on 16 Feb 2020 07:00
South East
This message will be updated at midday or if the situation changes. At 06:55 AM, the level at Lanelay was falling. There is a 6 to 10 hour time of travel between Lanelay and Peterston Super Ely. The level at St Fagans was rising. The level at Ely Bridge was rising.


Flood Alert issued on 16 Feb 2020 00:16
South East
This message will be updated at 7:00 AM or if the situation changes. At midnight, the level at Lanelay was rising. A peak level of 1.3 metres occurred at 3:20 PM yesterday. There is a 6 to 10 hour time of travel between Lanelay and Peterston Super Ely. The level at St Fagans was steady. The level at Ely Bridge was steady.


Flood Alert issued on 15 Feb 2020 20:46
South East
This message will be updated at 11:30 PM or if the situation changes. At 8:40 PM, the level at Lanelay was falling. A peak level of 1.25 metres occurred at 3:20 PM today. There is a 6 to 10 hour time of travel between Lanelay and Peterston Super Ely. The level at St Fagans was rising. The level at Ely Bridge was rising.


Flood Alert issued on 15 Feb 2020 15:02
South East
This message will be updated at 6:00 PM or if the situation changes. At 2:55 PM, river levels at Lanelay, St Fagans and Ely Bridge gauges are rising.


Flood Alert issued on 26 Oct 2019 22:03
South East
This message will be updated at 7:00 AM or if the situation changes. At 9:30 PM, the level at Lanelay was falling. The level at St Fagans was falling. The level at Ely Bridge was falling.


Flood Alert issued on 26 Oct 2019 18:00
South East
This message will be updated at 10:00 PM or if the situation changes. At 5:30 PM, the level at Lanelay was falling. The level at St Fagans was steady. The level at Ely Bridge was steady.


Flood Alert issued on 26 Oct 2019 12:03
South East
This message will be updated at 6:00 PM or if the situation changes. At 11:45 AM, the level at Lanelay was rising. There is a 6 to 10 hour time of travel between Lanelay and Peterston Super Ely. The level at St Fagans was rising. The level at Ely Bridge was rising.


Flood Alert issued on 26 Oct 2019 10:14
South East
This message will be updated at 1:00 PM or if the situation changes. At 10:00 AM, river levels at Lanelay, St Fagans and Ely Bridge gauges are rising.


Flood Alert issued on 19 Oct 2019 12:21
South East
This message will be updated at 6:00 PM or if the situation changes. At midday, the river level at Lanelay is falling. The river levels at St Fagans and Ely Bridge gauges are rising.


Flood Alert issued on 29 Sep 2019 21:05
South East
This message will be updated at 7:00 AM or if the situation changes. At 8:30 PM, the level at Lanelay was falling. A peak level of 2.1 metres occurred at 1:00 AM today. . There is a 6 to 10 hour time of travel between Lanelay and Peterston Super Ely. The level at St Fagans was falling. A peak level of 3.5 metres occurred at 12:45 PM today. The level at Ely Bridge was falling. A peak level of 2.8 metres occurred at 1:45 PM today.


Flood Alert issued on 29 Sep 2019 18:02
South East
This message will be updated at 10:00 PM or if the situation changes. At 6:00 PM, the level at Lanelay was falling. A peak level of 2.1 metres occurred at 1:00 AM today. There is a 6 to 10 hour time of travel between Lanelay and Peterston Super Ely. The level at St Fagans was falling. A peak level of 3.5 metres occurred at 12:45 PM today. The level at Ely Bridge was falling. A peak level of 2.8 metres occurred at 1:45 PM today.


Flood Alert issued on 29 Sep 2019 12:02
South East
This message will be updated at 6:00 PM or if the situation changes. At midday, the level at Lanelay was falling. A peak level of 2.1 metres occurred at 1:00 AM today. There is a 6 to 10 hour time of travel between Lanelay and Peterston Super Ely. The level at St Fagans was rising. The level at Ely Bridge was rising.


Flood Alert issued on 29 Sep 2019 06:46
South East
This message will be updated at midday or if the situation changes. At 06:15 AM, the level at Lanelay was steady. A peak level of 2.1 metres occurred at 12:45 AM today. There is a 6 to 10 hour time of travel between Lanelay and Peterston Super Ely. The level at St Fagans was rising. The level at Ely Bridge was rising.


Flood Alert issued on 28 Sep 2019 21:27
South East
This message will be updated at 7:00 AM or if the situation changes. At 09:00 PM, river levels at Lanelay, St Fagans and Ely Bridge gauges are rising.


Flood Alert issued on 24 Sep 2019 12:17
South East
This message will be updated at 6:00 PM or if the


Flood Alert issued on 24 Sep 2019 08:56
South East
This message will be updated at midday or if the


Flood Alert issued on 16 Aug 2019 21:52
South East
This message will be updated at 8:00 AM or if the situation changes. At 10:00 PM, the level at Lanelay was falling. A peak level of 1.5 metres occurred at 8:30 PM today. There is a 6 to 10 hour time of travel between Lanelay and Peterston Super Ely. The level at St Fagans was rising. The level at Ely Bridge was rising.


Flood Alert issued on 16 Aug 2019 19:37
South East
This message will be updated at 10:00 PM or if the situation changes. At 7:30 PM, river levels at Lanelay, St Fagans and Ely Bridge gauges are rising. Heavy rainfall is forecast to end by around 11PM.


Flood Alert issued on 7 Dec 2018 21:33
South East
This message will be updated at 8:00 AM or if the situation changes. At 9:30 PM, the level at Lanelay was falling. A peak level of 1.7 metres occurred at 6:50 AM today. There is a 6 to 10 hour time of travel between Lanelay and Peterston Super Ely. The level at St Fagans was falling. A peak level of 3.0 metres occurred at 6:00 PM today. The level at Ely Bridge was falling. A peak level of 2.3 metres occurred at 7:30 PM today.


Flood Alert issued on 7 Dec 2018 17:44
South East
This message will be updated at 10:00 PM or if the situation changes. At 5:30 PM, the level at Lanelay was falling. A peak level of 1.7 metres occurred at 6:50 AM today. There is a 6 to 10 hour time of travel between Lanelay and Peterston Super Ely. The level at St Fagans was steady. The level at Ely Bridge was rising.


Flood Alert issued on 7 Dec 2018 09:54
South East
This message will be updated at 6:00 PM or if the situation changes. At 9:30 AM, the level at Lanelay was falling. A peak level of 1.7 metres occurred at 6:50 AM today. There is a 6 to 10 hour time of travel between Lanelay and Peterston Super Ely. The level at St Fagans was rising. The level at Ely Bridge was rising.


Flood Alert issued on 7 Dec 2018 04:57
South East
This message will be updated at 10:00 AM or if the situation changes. At 4:45 AM, river levels at Lanelay, St Fagans and Ely Bridge gauges are rising.


Flood Alert issued on 21 Sep 2018 07:31
South East
This message will be updated at midday or if the situation changes. At 7 AM, the level at Lanelay was falling. A peak level of 1.5 metres occurred at 11:30 PM yesterday. There is a 6 to 10 hour time of travel between Lanelay and Peterston Super Ely. The level at St Fagans was rising. The level at Ely Bridge was rising.


Flood Alert issued on 20 Sep 2018 22:45
South East
This message will be updated at 7:00 AM or if the situation changes. At 10:30 PM, the level at Lanelay was rising. The level at St Fagans was rising. The level at Ely Bridge was rising.


Flood Alert issued on 2 May 2018 05:45
South East
This message will be updated at midday or if the situation changes. At 05:15 AM, the level at Lanelay was rising.The level at St Fagans was rising.The level at Ely Bridge was rising.


Flood Alert issued on 2 Apr 2018 09:59
South East
This message will be updated at 6PM today or if the situation changes. At 9:30 AM, the level at Lanelay was falling, a peak level of 1.1 metres occurred at 6:15 AM today. There is a 6 to 10 hour time of travel between Lanelay and Peterston Super Ely. The level at St Fagans was rising. The level at Ely Bridge was rising.


Flood Alert issued on 10 Feb 2018 13:23
South East
This message will be updated at 7:00 PM or if the situation changes. At 1:00 PM, the level at Lanelay was rising. There is a 6 to 10 hour time of travel between Lanelay and Peterston Super Ely. The level at St Fagans was rising. The level at Ely Bridge was rising.


Flood Alert issued on 21 Jan 2018 23:46
South East
This message will be updated at 7:00 AM or if the situation changes. At 11:30 PM, the level at Lanelay was falling. A peak level of 1.3 metres occurred at 5:00 PM today, There is a 6 to 10 hour time of travel between Lanelay and Peterston Super Ely. The level at St Fagans was rising. The level at Ely Bridge was rising.


Flood Alert issued on 10 Dec 2017 13:44
South East
This message will be updated at 6:00 PM or if the situation changes. At 01:30 PM, the level at Lanelay was falling. A peak level of 0.96 metres occurred at 09:30 AM today, There is a 6 to 10 hour time of travel between Lanelay and Peterston Super Ely. The level at St Fagans was rising. The level at Ely Bridge was rising.


Flood Alert issued on 21 Jul 2017 21:49
South East
This message will be updated at 10:00 AM or if the situation changes. At 10:00 PM the level at Lanelay was falling. There is a 6 to 10 hour time of travel between Lanelay and Peterston Super Ely. A peak level of 1.4 metres occurred at 4:00 PM today. The level at St Fagans was rising. The level at Ely Bridge was rising.


Flood Alert issued on 21 Jul 2017 18:01
South East
This message will be updated at 10:00 PM or if the situation changes. At 6:00 PM the level at Lanelay was falling. There is a 6 to 10 hour time of travel between Lanelay and Peterston Super Ely. A peak level of 1.4 metres occurred at 4:00 PM today. The level at St Fagans was rising. The level at Ely Bridge was rising.


Flood Alert issued on 21 Jul 2017 16:06
South East
This message will be updated at 6:00 PM or if the situation changes. At 3:30 PM the level at Lanelay was rising. There is a 6 to 10 hour time of travel between Lanelay and Peterston Super Ely. The level at St Fagans was rising. The level at Ely Bridge was rising.