Flood Warning Info - River Neath at Aberdulais

Area Description

Canal Side and nearby commercial property in Aberdulais including Royal British Legion club, Railway Tavern and Calor Gas depot .
This is a Flood Warning Area. For this area, you may receive Flood Warnings or Severe Flood Warnings.
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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

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

Flood Warning issued on 29 Feb 2020 03:34
South West
The rainfall is forecast to clear by 5:00 am. The heaviest band of rainfall has now cleared the area, and rain rates will now begin to ease. River levels in the River Neath at Aberdulais are expected to rise until approximately 07 : 00 AM on Saturday the 29th February. Relative to the recent flooding during Storm Dennis impacts are generally considered to be relatively minor in this area. You can monitor the situation in your area by using our River Levels Online Service on our website.


Severe Flood Warning issued on 16 Feb 2020 03:34
South West
The rainfall is forecast to continue until 9:30AM on Sunday the 16th of February. Current forecasts indicate the high likelihood of intense convective rainfall in this area over the next 2-3 hours. River levels in the River Neath at Aberdulais are expected to rise until at least 4:00AM on Sunday the 16th of February.


Flood Warning issued on 15 Feb 2020 16:20
South West
The rainfall is forecast to continue until 9:30AM on Sunday the 16th of February. The rainfall is expected to be largely continuous over this period with the potential for some heavier bursts during Saturday evening and into the early hours of Sunday morning. River levels in the River Neath at Aberdulais are expected to rise until at least 5:00PM on Saturday the 15th of February and further peaks are likely to occur during the early hours of Sunday morning. You can monitor the situation in your area by using our River Levels Online Service on our website.


Flood Warning issued on 12 Oct 2018 23:16
South West
River levels in the River Neath have been dropping through this afternoon. However, following a recent band of heavy rainfall, river levels at the top of the Neath Catchment are rising. Current indications suggest that river levels at Aberdulais will reach flood warning levels again by around 01:00 am, river levels are expected to peak at a slightly higher level than those experienced earlier today. We have officers on site to monitor the situation and we are working with Neath Port Talbot County Borough Council. Rainfall is forecast to persist into Saturday afternoon, and river levels are expected to rise and fall as bands of heavy rainfall pass through Saturday. You can monitor the situation in your area by using our River Levels Online Service on our website. We will update this message as the situation changes


Flood Warning issued on 12 Oct 2018 18:31
South West
The rainfall is forecast to continue until 6:00pm on Saturday 13th October. The rain will be heavy at times with some dry interludes. River levels in the River Neath at Aberdulais are currently expected to rise again overnight and will remain high into Saturday. River levels will fluctuate in response to passing bands of heavy rainfall. We will update this message as the situation changes. You can monitor the situation in your area by using our River Levels Online Service on our website.


Flood Warning issued on 12 Oct 2018 14:34
South West
The rainfall is forecast to continue through Friday 12th October and Saturday morning 13th October. The heaviest rainfall is expected to continue through most of this period. River levels in the River Neath at Aberdulais are expected to rise until at least 10 PM on Friday 12th October. You can monitor the situation in your area by using our River Levels Online Service on our website.


Flood Warning issued on 12 Oct 2018 14:00
South West
The rainfall is forecast to continue through Friday 12th October and Saturday morning 13th October. The heaviest rainfall is expected to continue through most of this period. River levels in the River Tawe at Aberdulais are expected to rise until at least 10 PM on Friday 12th October. You can monitor the situation in your area by using our River Levels Online Service on our website.


Flood Warning issued on 20 Sep 2018 23:06
South West
The rainfall is forecast to continue until 11:30 PM on Thursday the 20th of September and this will clear to more scattered showers overnight. River levels in the River Neath at Aberdulais are expected to rise until at least 11:30 PM on Thursday the 20th of September and remain high into Friday morning. You can monitor the situation in your area by using our River Levels Online Service on our website.