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Weather Warnings - Flood Warning - MacIntyre River

Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology
New South Wales

Issued at 9:33 am EDT on Thursday 7 March 2013
Flood Warning Number: 6

Minor flooding continues to ease along the Macintyre at Boggabilla where the
river peaked at 7.62 metres early Tuesday morning.

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:
Macintyre R at Inverell Middle Ck 0.62m steady 08:30 AM THU 07/03/13
Macintyre R at Wallangra 0.94m falling 09:00 AM THU 07/03/13
Severn R at Ashford 0.6m falling 09:00 AM THU 07/03/13
Frazers Ck at Westholme (Ashford) 0.85m falling 08:45 AM THU 07/03/13
Macintyre R at Yetman Br 1.06m falling 09:00 AM THU 07/03/13
Macintyre R at Boggabilla 4.30m falling 08:30 AM THU 07/03/13
Macintyre R at Goondiwindi * 4.46m falling 08:20 AM THU 07/03/13
Barwon R at Mungindi 4.99m rising 09:00 AM THU 07/03/13

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