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Weather Warnings - Flood Warning - Nepean-Hawkesbury Rivers

Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology
New South Wales

Issued at 8:42 am EDT on Friday 8 January 2016
Flood Warning Number: 8

The Colo River at Putty Road has fallen 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.

Weather Forecast:
For the latest weather forecast see www.bom.gov.au/nsw/forecasts/

Next Issue:
This will be the final flood warning for the current event.

Latest River Heights:
Nepean R at Menangle Br -0.44m steady 06:45 AM FRI 08/01/16
Nepean R at Camden Weir 1.25m steady 07:25 AM FRI 08/01/16
Nepean R at Wallacia Weir 0.4m steady 07:08 AM FRI 08/01/16
Nepean R at Penrith 1.26m steady 06:34 AM FRI 08/01/16
Hawkesbury R at Nth Richmond WPS 0.42m steady 07:42 AM FRI 08/01/16
Hawkesbury R at Windsor PWD 0.7m steady 07:34 AM FRI 08/01/16
Colo R at Upper Colo 3.95m falling 07:42 AM FRI 08/01/16
Hawkesbury R at Sackville Ferry 0.62m steady 07:41 AM FRI 08/01/16
Hawkesbury R at Lower Portland 0.11m falling 02:30 AM FRI 08/01/16
Macdonald R at St Albans 3.73m steady 07:35 AM FRI 08/01/16
Hawkesbury R at Wisemans Ferry 0.49m steady 06:45 AM FRI 08/01/16

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