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Weather Warnings - Flood Warning - Peel and Namoi Rivers

Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology
New South Wales



FINAL
MINOR FLOOD WARNING FOR THE LOWER NAMOI RIVER AT WEE WAA
Issued at 9:29 am EDT on Saturday 29 March 2014
Flood Warning Number: 5

The level of the river at Wee Waa peaked at 5.04 metres (just below the minor
flood level) around 2:45am Saturday morning.

River levels below Wee Waa are also expected to remain 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.

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

Next Issue:
No further warnings will be issued for this event

Latest River Heights:
Peel R at Tamworth Br -0.52m steady 08:55 AM SAT 29/03/14
Manilla R at Manilla 0.8m steady 07:00 AM SAT 29/03/14
Mooki R at Breeza Station 1.69m steady 07:00 AM SAT 29/03/14
Namoi R at Gunnedah 0.23m steady 08:15 AM SAT 29/03/14
Namoi R at Boggabri 0.37m steady 04:00 PM FRI 28/03/14
Narrabri Ck at Narrabri 1.4m falling 08:30 AM SAT 29/03/14
Namoi R at Wee Waa (Glencoe) 4.65m falling 08:00 AM SAT 29/03/14
Namoi R at Bugilbone 2.66m rising 08:00 AM SAT 29/03/14
Namoi R at Goangra 0.64m steady 08:45 AM SAT 29/03/14

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