Weather Warnings - Flood Warning - Hastings River
New South Wales
FINAL FLOOD WARNING FOR THE HASTINGS RIVER
Issued at 9:24 am EST on Friday 5 August 2016
Flood Warning Number: 6
The Hastings River at Settlement Point peaked at 1.02 metres Thursday night
with high tide [03/08/16] causing near minor flooding. The river has now
fallen well below the minor flood level.
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.
For the latest weather forecast see www.bom.gov.au/nsw/forecasts/
This will be the final flood warning for the current event.
Latest River Heights:
Hastings R at Kindee Bridge 1.33m steady 08:00 AM FRI 05/08/16
Hastings R at Wauchope 0.09m falling 06:45 AM FRI 05/08/16
Wilson R at Telegraph Pt 0.37m falling 07:45 AM FRI 05/08/16
Hastings R at Settlement Point 0.31m rising 08:00 AM FRI 05/08/16
For latest rainfall and river level information see www.bom.gov.au/nsw/flood/
With a few days to go until the official end to the summer season, it looks like parts of New South Wales could still see the odd drop of rain.
A weak cold front will clip the southern parts of South Australia today and reach Victoria in the afternoon.
Heavy rainfall that caused flooding across southern Western Australia a week ago has filled Perth's river systems with sediment and nutrients, as well as potentially harmful bacteria.