Weather Warnings - Flood Warning - Bogan River
Final Flood Warning for the Bogan River
Issued at 9:58 am EDT on Wednesday 2 November 2016
Flood Warning Number: 74
Bogan River to Nyngan:
The Bogan River dropped below the minor flood level early Tuesday morning
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.
This is a final warning, no further warnings will be issued for this event.
Latest River Heights:
Bogan River at Peak Hill, 0.39, Steady, 09:00 AM WED 02/11/16
Bogan River at Dandaloo, 1.75, Steady, 07:00 AM WED 02/11/16
Bogan River at Neurie Plains, 0.70, Steady, 09:00 AM WED 02/11/16
Bogan River at Nyngan, 2.56, Steady, 08:00 AM WED 02/11/16
Bogan River at Monkey Bridge, 1.83, Steady, 09:00 AM WED 02/11/16
Bogan River at Gongolgon, 0.68, Falling, 09:00 AM WED 02/11/16
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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