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Alert area details

Swansea Bay and the Gower coast

Current status:

Flood Alert in force

Flood status last changed at 10:51 on 20 Oct 2017

Location:

Swansea Bay and the Gower peninsula coast between Pontardulais and Llantwit Major, but excluding Crofty

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Region:

South West

Latest Information as of:

10:51 on 20 Oct 2017

High tides are predicted over the weekend, with the worst conditions expected to occur on Saturday morning when large waves are predicted along with a large storm surge. Winds are forecast to increase to Force 8 from a South Westerly direction overnight on Friday and veer Westerly and remain strong throughout Saturday. Offshore waves are expected to increase overnight Friday and remain very large throughout Saturday. Be careful on beaches, promenades, coastal footpaths, roads and low lying land, where coastal flooding is possible. Be careful as sea spray and waves could be dangerous and could contain debris.

Floodline:

Call Floodline on 0345 988 1188, select option 1 and enter Quickdial number 503015 to get more information

Related Flood Areas:

Previous statuses:

Flood Alert not in force 08:13 on 17 Oct 2017
Flood Alert in force 11:41 on 16 Oct 2017
Flood Alert not in force 13:04 on 02 Mar 2017
Flood Alert in force 12:46 on 26 Feb 2017
Flood Alert not in force 13:06 on 03 Feb 2017
Flood Alert in force 14:52 on 02 Feb 2017
Flood Alert not in force 11:13 on 18 Nov 2016
Flood Alert in force 15:57 on 16 Nov 2016
Flood Alert not in force 11:29 on 19 Oct 2016
Flood Alert in force 14:57 on 15 Oct 2016

Status history is limited to the 10 most recent updates.

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