River Levels
River Levels

Alyn at Pont y Capel

Current River Level

0.360m

At 3:00am, Sunday 16th June BST
(2:00am, Sunday 16th June GMT)

Within the usual range for this location

Falling, -0.010 from previous measurement at 1:00am, Sunday 16th June BST

Flood Warning Areas Covering Here

Alyn Catchment

No current or recent warnings.

Other Nearby Flood Warning Areas

English River Dee at Farndon

No current or recent warnings.

Seven Day Level Chart

Long Term Level Chart

Darker blue shaded areas on long term data indicate maximum and minimum levels for the date (you may need to zoom in closer to see them).

Long term data may have gaps where the API data was not available.

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Location and Technical Data

  • Monitoring Station: Pont y Capel
  • Watercourse: Alyn
  • Nearest Town/Village: Llay
  • Local Authority: Wrexham
  • Ceremonial County: Clwyd
  • Coordinates: 53°4'45"N 2°59'37"W (53.079402,-2.9937308)
  • OS Grid: SJ3352954037 (,)
  • Mapcode (Local): GBR 75.B58W
  • Mapcode (Global): WH88R.ZVLM
  • Open Location Code: 9C5V32H4+QG
  • Maidenhead Locator System: IO83mb09
  • Natural Resources Wales Location ID: 4182
  • Natural Resources Wales Gauge ID: 4182
  • River Levels Online ID: 4182
  • Operational Area: Alyn
  • Catchment Area: Dee
  • UK Hydrometric Area: Dee (Cheshire)

Please note: Geographic coordinates may reflect the access point for the gauge, and not the precise location in the watercourse that it is taking readings from.

The usual range of the Alyn at Pont y Capel is between 0.17m and 0.77m. It has been between these levels for 90% of the time since monitoring began.

The typical recent level of the Alyn at Pont y Capel over the past 12 months has been between 0.00m and 0.90m. It has been between these levels for at least 151 days in the past year.

The highest level ever recorded at the Alyn at Pont y Capel is 1.98m, reached on Tuesday 7th November 2000 at 12:30am.

Note that this data may not take account of recent measurements, as we wait until a level has been verified by Natural Resources Wales before adding it to our records.

Nearby Monitoring Locations

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