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Weather Warnings - Flood Warning - Orara River

Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology, New South Wales

Final Minor Flood Warning for the Orara River

at Coutts Crossing

Issued at 8:48 am EST on Thursday 15 June 2017
Flood Warning Number: 5

No significant rain has fallen over the Orara Valley since Wednesday morning.

The Orara River at Coutts Crossing peaked around 6.4 metres Wednesday evening,
with minor flooding. The river has now fallen below the minor flood level.

Orara River:
No further flooding is expected in the Orara River.

Flood Safety Advice:
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 warning, no further warnings will be issued for this event.

Latest River Heights:
Orara River at Karangi, 1.22, Steady, 08:00 AM THU 15/06/17
Orara River at Glenreagh (Automatic Gauge), 1.96, Steady, 08:00 AM THU 15/06/17
Orara River at Coutts Crossing, 4.80, Falling, 08:00 AM THU 15/06/17

This advice is also available by dialling 1300 659 218. Warning, rainfall and
river information are available at www.bom.gov.au/nsw/flood. The latest weather
forecast is available at www.bom.gov.au/nsw/forecasts.
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