Weather Warnings - Flood Warning - MacIntyre River
New South Wales
FINAL MINOR FLOOD WARNING FOR THE MACINTYRE RIVER AT BOGGABILLA AND DOWNSTREAM
Issued at 9:20 am EST on Wednesday 8 April 2015
Flood Warning Number: 6
The Macintyre River level at Boggabilla and Goodiwindi have fallen below minor
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 this event.
Latest River Heights:
Macintyre R at Inverell Middle Ck 0.83m steady 08:45 AM WED 08/04/15
Macintyre R at Wallangra 1.24m steady 05:45 AM WED 08/04/15
Severn R at Ashford 1.11m steady 07:45 AM WED 08/04/15
Frazers Ck at Westholme (Ashford) 0.93m steady 08:00 AM WED 08/04/15
Macintyre R at Yetman Br 1.92m steady 07:00 AM WED 08/04/15
Macintyre R at Boggabilla 2.67m falling 08:30 AM WED 08/04/15
Macintyre R at Goondiwindi * 3.63m falling 07:00 AM WED 08/04/15
For latest rainfall and river level information see www.bom.gov.au/nsw/flood/
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