CANYONING, GORGE WALKING AND GORGE SCRAMBLING OUTDOOR ADVENTURE ACTIVITIES REPORT FOR SOUTH WALES, CARDIFF, SWANSEA BRECON BEACONS AREAS
ACTIVITIES – Gorge Walking, Canyoning, Gorge Scrambling, Ghyll Scrambling.
LOCAL AREA – South Wales, Cardiff CF10BZ , Swansea SA20AY , Newport, Bridgend CF311BB , Brecon Beacons SA115US , SA115ND , Porthcawl CF365dh , Neath SA106DF .
SITE LOCATION – Waterfalls region, Brecon Beacons, Pontneddfechan, South Wales SA115ND/SA115US/SA11SUT
WEATHER – This week is a little more settles with dryer periods and lighter winds on most days. Some days may seem colder and fresher due to the Easterly winds . Temperatures are around the 13 degree level but feeling fresher on Sunday through to Thursday due to the wind directly. The stormier weather will be on Friday with high 35 mph winds from the West, winds will then vary from West to East to South, so constant monitoring will be required. Should be dry the rest of the week and wet again on Thursday. http://www.bbc.co.uk/weather/2648385?day=2) (https://www.metoffice.gov.uk/public/weather/forecast/gcjqmsw80
RIVER LEVEL and TEMPERATURE – .63 meters high and 8 Degrees (http://rloi.naturalresources.wales/ViewDetails?station=4121)
EXPECTED RIVER LEVEL OVER NEXT 72 HOURS – .63 meters – .70 meter
GORGE WALKING, CANYONING, GORGE SCRAMBLING CARDIFF AND SWANSEA PREDICTED REPORT – River levels on the Mellte river are still high at .63 meters today and the rain will continue to raise the levels more through the next few hours. Canyoning is looking unsuitable until next week but gorge walking and gorge scrambling are looking good at the moment even with the higher river levels. All events should be running perfectly later in the week as the river levels drop accross the region.
WIND – The highest wind will be today up to 35 mph Westerly, after the day the wind will drop to a calmer level with wind speeds around the 15mph level and from all directions with winds mainly coming from the East and North East next week.
SEA STATE and SWELL – Friday will sea the stormier sea state conditions with high winds and big swells. Winds will then be dropping to a calmer level and the swell drops off considerably. The calmest sea days will be Wednesday and Tuesday next week, with lighter winds and very small swell.
SWELL and SURF FORECAST Friday 18 October 2019 11ft / Saturday 19 October 2019 7ft /Sunday 20 October 3ft/ Monday 21 October 2019 1ft / Tuesday 22 October 2019 1ft / Wednesday 23 October 2ft / Thursday 24 October 2019 7ft
HIGH TIDE – Friday 18 October 2019 – 9.27pm / 9.01meters WATER TEMPERATURE – 14 DEGREES
COASTEERING NEAR CARDIFF, SWANSEA, SOUTH WALES CONDITIONS REPORT
LOCAL AREA – South Wales, Barry CF625TR , Cardiff CF10BZ , Porthcawl CF36 5DH , Swansea SA20AY , Bridgend CF311BB , Southerndown CF32 0RN , Ogmore by Sea CF320PH , Llantwit Major CF611RF , Aberavon SA12 6QP
SITE LOCATION – Barry , Ogmore By Sea , Caswell Bay, Southerndown, Langland Bay, Mewslade Bay, Stackpole Quay
COASTEERING CARDIFF, SWANSEA, PORTHCAWL, CARMARTHEN PREDICTED WEEKLY REPORT – Coasteering is looking a lot better for this week especially on Monday and Tuesday and Wednesday with offshore winds and small swells. The better days will be Monday and Tuesday so definite days for coasteering over the next 7 day period.
OUTDOOR ADVENTURE ACTIVITIES UPDATE 18TH OCTOBER 2019 – Looking good all around for all our major events including gorge walking, gorge scrambling, canyoning and coasteering for across the South Wales region. This weekend we have two stag groups from Cardiff Josh and Scotts groups will both be Canyoning and Gorge scrambling in the Brecon Beacons on Saturday.