Weather Warnings - Flood Warning - Manning River
New South Wales
FINAL FLOOD WARNING FOR THE MANNING RIVER
Issued at 8:42 am EDT on Wednesday 6 March 2013
Flood Warning Number: 24
The Manning River at Wingham has fallen below its 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 warning for this event.
Latest River Heights:
Manning R at Mt George 3.59m falling 08:15 AM WED 06/03/13
Manning R at Killawarra 5.49m steady 08:15 AM WED 06/03/13
Manning R at Wingham 3.68m steady 07:30 AM WED 06/03/13
Manning R at Taree 0.86m falling 08:00 AM WED 06/03/13
Manning R at Croki 0.54m falling 08:00 AM WED 06/03/13
For latest rainfall and river level information see www.bom.gov.au/nsw/flood/
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