Gorge Walking, Gorge Scrambling, Canyoning South Wales, Cardiff, Swansea, Brecon Beacons Conditions Report 16.04.2020 - The rivers are low at the moment with very little rain and low flow. All gorge walking, gorge scrambling and Canyoning events are suitable with the rivers still in flow but low. The forecast is for little rain over the next few days so the rivers will be low for several days onwards. The coronavirus lockdown is still in place so access will be very restricted and rivers inaccessible due to the government closures and only allowing the most essential travel.
Coasteering Cardiff, Swansea, Porthcawl, South Wales predicted weekly report 16.04.2020 - May be very good conditions for coasteering this week with good tides, offshore winds and low swell conditions. The better days will be Saturday, Sunday and Monday with the lowest swell conditions and offshore Easterly winds. The coronavirus lockdown is still in place so access will be very restricted and coasteering inaccessible due to the government closures and only allowing the most essential travel.
WIND AND SWELL - Wednesday 15th April / Thursday 16th April Wind 20 E . Swell 3 Foot / Friday 17th April Wind 28 E . Swell 3 Foot / Saturday 18th April Wind 15 E . Swell 2 Foot / Sunday 19th April Wind 14 E . Swell 1 Foot S / Monday 20th April Wind 21 E . Swell 2 Foot / Tuesday 21st April Wind 22 E . Swell 3 Foot / Wednesday 22nd April Wind 15 E . Swell 4 Foot . Winds are predominantly Easterlies with offshore wind conditions
RAIN FALL - Little rainfall again this week with the only real downpour on Friday and clearing up through the week.
SEA STATE and SWELL - Easterly winds and low swell will give good calm inshore sea conditions throughout the week.
HIGH TIDE - Thursday 16th April 2.21pm / 7.35 meters WATER TEMPERATURE - 10 DEGREES https://www.metoffice.gov.uk/public/weather/forecast/gcjqmsw80
RIVER LEVEL and TEMPERATURE - 0.22 meters high and 7 Degrees (http://rloi.naturalresources.wales/ViewDetails?station=4121)
EXPECTED RIVER LEVEL OVER NEXT 72 HOURS - 0.22 -meters - .22 meters
Summary Conditions Report for Outdoor Activities in South Wales 16th April 2020 - Gorge walking, gorge scrambling, Canyoning and Coasteering all looking very good for the next few days. The weather is bright and sunny and the sea and river conditions looking perfect. The issue is the access due to the government lock down. Stay indoors and stay safe, we'll be back out soon enjoying the mountains, rivers and the sea.