Weather Warnings - Flood Warning - Paroo River
New South Wales
MINOR FLOOD WARNING FOR THE PAROO RIVER AT WILLARA CROSSING
Issued at 8:51 am EDT on Friday 12 February 2016
Flood Warning Number: 2
Some minor flooding is occurring along the Paroo River at Hungerford.
Floodwaters from Hungerford are currently approaching Willara Crossing where
river levels are rising and a minor flood peak is expected late Sunday
Predicted River Heights/Flows:
- exceed minor flood level (0.7 metres) Friday [12/02/2016]
- peak around 1.0 metres late Sunday [14/02/2016] with minor flooding
- remain blow the 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/
The next warning will be issued by 10:00 am on Monday [15/02/2016]
Note: river levels are updated more frequently on www.bom.gov.au/nsw/flood/
Latest River Heights:
Paroo R at Caiwarro 1.45m falling 05:30 AM FRI 12/02/16
Paroo R at Hungerford 1.00m steady 06:00 AM FRI 12/02/16
Paroo R at Willara Crossing 0.63m rising 08:00 AM FRI 12/02/16
Paroo R at Wanaaring NA
For latest rainfall and river level information see www.bom.gov.au/nsw/flood/
Temperatures will cool down for much of the week for South Australia, Victoria and New South Wales.