Posted: Sun 16th Oct 2016

Flood warning issued for North Wales coast due to spring tides

News and Info from Deeside, Flintshire, North Wales
This article is old - Published: Sunday, Oct 16th, 2016

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Natural Resources Wales (NRW) has issues a flood warning for the North Wales Coast.

NRW say the tidal flood alert is now in force the next 3 days due to expected spring tides. ‌​‌‌‌​‌‌‍‌​‌‌‌​‌​‍‌​‌‌‌​‌​

Flooding is possible for areas along the North Wales coast from the Dee estuary to the east coast of Anglesey. ‌​‌‌‌​‌‌‍‌​‌‌‌​‌​‍‌​‌‌‌​‌​

There are no warnings in place so far for inland are’a of the River Dee. ‌​‌‌‌​‌‌‍‌​‌‌‌​‌​‍‌​‌‌‌​‌​

However, low lying coastal land and road area’s could well be affected say NRW. ‌​‌‌‌​‌‌‍‌​‌‌‌​‌​‍‌​‌‌‌​‌​

NRW will continue to monitor the situation and advise people in those area’s likely to be affected to: ‌​‌‌‌​‌‌‍‌​‌‌‌​‌​‍‌​‌‌‌​‌​

– Be prepared to protect yourself, family, pets and property. ‌​‌‌‌​‌‌‍‌​‌‌‌​‌​‍‌​‌‌‌​‌​

– Prepare a flood kit including a torch, batteries, mobile phone, warm clothes, water, food and any prescription medicines you may need. ‌​‌‌‌​‌‌‍‌​‌‌‌​‌​‍‌​‌‌‌​‌​

– Avoid walking, cycling or driving through flood water. ‌​‌‌‌​‌‌‍‌​‌‌‌​‌​‍‌​‌‌‌​‌​

– Farmers should consider moving livestock and equipment away from areas likely to flood. ‌​‌‌‌​‌‌‍‌​‌‌‌​‌​‍‌​‌‌‌​‌​

– Be careful along beaches, promenades, coastal footpaths and roads. ‌​‌‌‌​‌‌‍‌​‌‌‌​‌​‍‌​‌‌‌​‌​

– Keep an eye on local water levels and weather conditions. Visit Natural Resources Wales website www.naturalresourceswales.gov.ukfor river level and flooding information. ‌​‌‌‌​‌‌‍‌​‌‌‌​‌​‍‌​‌‌‌​‌​

– Call Floodline on 0345 988 1188 using quickdial 192224 for up-to-date flooding information. ‌​‌‌‌​‌‌‍‌​‌‌‌​‌​‍‌​‌‌‌​‌​

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Sun 16 Oct
LW HW LW HW
09:05 10:57 21:25 23:13
5.1 m 5.4 m

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Tue 18 Oct
LW HW LW
10:29 12:20 22:50
5.2 m

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Mon 17 Oct
LW HW LW HW
09:48 11:38 22:07 23:56
5.2 m 5.5 m

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Wed 19 Oct
HW LW HW LW
00:41 11:12 13:06 23:36
5.3 m 5.0 m

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