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Weather Warnings - Flood Warning - Bogan River

Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology
New South Wales

MINOR TO MAJOR FLOOD WARNING FOR THE BOGAN RIVER AT DANDALOO AND DOWNSTREAM
Issued at 10:45 am EST on Sunday 25 September 2016
Flood Warning Number: 42

Moderate flooding is easing at Dandaloo .

While the river has dropped at both Mudall and at Nyngan, another moderate
flood peak is due later this week


Moderate flooding is also occurring at Mulgawarrina where a major flood peak is
expected around Monday [26/09/16].

Minor flooding is current at Gongolgon where a major flood is expected around
the end of September.

Predicted River Heights/Flows:

Mudall
- peak near 3.5 metres around Wednesday [28/09/16] with moderate flooding.
- remain above moderate flood level through to early October.

Nyngan
- peak near 3.6 metres around Friday [30/09/16] with moderate flooding.
- remain above moderate flood level through to mid October.

Mulgawarrina
- peak near 5.5 metres around Monday [26/09/16] with major flooding.

Gongolgon
- peak near 1.3 metres around 30/09/16 with major flooding.

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:
The next warning will be issued by 10am Monday [26/09/16].

Note: river levels are update more frequently on www.bom.gov.au/nsw/flood/

Latest River Heights:
Bogan R at Peak Hill 1.54m steady 10:00 AM SUN 25/09/16
Bogan R at Dandaloo 5.45m steady 08:00 AM SUN 25/09/16
Bogan R at Mudall 2.84m rising 09:00 AM SUN 25/09/16
Bogan R at Neurie Plains 1.74m steady 09:00 AM SUN 25/09/16
Bogan R at Nyngan 3.47m steady 09:00 AM SUN 25/09/16
Bogan R at Monkey Br 5.37m steady 10:00 AM SUN 25/09/16
Bogan R at Mulgawarrina 5.4m steady 05:00 PM SAT 24/09/16
Bogan R at Gongolgon 0.99m steady 10:00 AM SUN 25/09/16

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