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Before Flooding 

What you can do to start preparing before a flood happens, find out if you're at risk of flooding and how to plan ahead:



You Can Find local Information:

  • Call Floodline on 0345 988 1188

  • Check the latest weather from the Met Office


  • Get traffic updates from the Traffic Wales website

  • Use Natural Resources Wales website for further information on Preparing for a flood

  • You can sign up to receive free NRW Flood Warnings

  • You can Check your local council social media

  • Tune into your local radio station for updates 



Details of organisations who can offer help and support:

  • National Flood Forum Blue Pages for flood protection products

  • For gas and electricity advice find your supplier and inform them if you need priority services

  • Call Mind Cymru if you need to talk to someone about how flooding is affecting your mental health

  • Shelter Cymru can provide free, independent and housing advice

  • British Red Cross can provide support to people after a crisis.

  • The Financial Ombudsman Service settles individual disputes between consumers and businesses that provide financial services

  • Public Health Wales



Information and guidance on what to do: