Weather Warnings - Flood Warning - Warrego River
New South Wales
FINAL FLOOD WARNING FOR THE WARREGO RIVER AT FORDS BRIDGE BYWASH
Issued at 9:44 am EDT on Friday 29 January 2016
Flood Warning Number: 8
The Warrego River at Fords Bridge Bywash was peaking near 1.66 metres at 9am
Friday, which is just below minor flood level.
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 warning for this event.
Note: river levels are updated more frequently on www.bom.gov.au/nsw/flood/
Latest River Heights:
Warrego R at Barringun No.2 1.49m steady 08:15 AM FRI 29/01/16
Warrego R at Fords Br Bywash 1.66m steady 09:00 AM FRI 29/01/16
For latest rainfall and river level information see www.bom.gov.au/nsw/flood/
After a disappointingly dry wet season, the start of the dry season is bearing some healthy rainfall.
"I wouldn't say the drought is over ...
Although April was quite dry for large parts of Queensland, the recent rain at the start of May brought welcome relief.