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Weather Warnings - Flood Warning for NSW

Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology, New South Wales
Note: This Flood Watch provides early advice of possible flooding within the
specified catchments.

Final Flood Watch for the New South Wales Mid North Coast from Bulahdelah to
Coffs Harbour

Issued at 9:56 am EDT on Saturday 24 March 2018
Flood Watch Number: 6

Final Flood Warnings are current for catchments in the New South Wales Mid
North Coast. However renewed flooding is no longer expected based on the latest
weather forecast.

The low pressure trough along the northern NSW coast is weakening today, and is
no longer expected to produce heavy rainfall. Showers are expected to persist
in the northeast for the rest of Saturday. A shower or two is expected in the
northeast on Sunday and Monday.

Flooding is no longer expected in the following catchments:

Coffs Coast (local flooding)

Wallis Lake (local flooding)

Myall River (local flooding)

Karuah River (local flooding)

Final Flood Warnings are current for the following catchments: Bellinger,
Nambucca, Macleay, Hastings, Manning, Camden Haven and Warrego.

For the latest flood and weather warnings see www.bom.gov.au/nsw/warnings/

For the latest rainfall and weather forecasts see
www.bom.gov.au/australia/meteye/

For the latest rainfall and river level information see www.bom.gov.au/nsw/flood

Flood Safety Advice:
This Flood Watch means that people living or working along rivers and streams
must monitor the latest weather forecasts and warnings and be ready to move to
higher ground should flooding develop.

Flood Warnings will be issued if Minor Flood Level is expected to be exceeded
at key sites along the main rivers for which the Bureau of Meteorology provides
a flood warning service.
Severe Weather Warnings will be issued or updated if very heavy rain is
forecast or observed.

For more information on the Flood Watch Service:
http://www.bom.gov.au/water/floods/floodWarningServices.shtml

FloodSafe advice is available at www.ses.nsw.gov.au

For emergency assistance call the SES on telephone number 132 500

For life threatening emergencies, call 000 immediately

Next issue:
This is a final Flood Watch, no further watches will be issued for this event.
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