Fairfax Media Network

Weather Warnings - Flood Warning - Paroo River

Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology, New South Wales

Final Flood Warning for the Paroo River (NSW)

at Willara Crossing

Issued at 10:50 am EDT on Friday 15 December 2017
Flood Warning Number: 4


Paroo River (NSW):
The river level at Willara Crossing has now fallen below the minor flood
level.

The Paroo River at Willara Crossing peaked at 0.99 metres around 05:15 pm
Wednesday 13 December with minor flooding.

The Paroo River at Wanaaring is expected to remain below the minor flood level.

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.

Next issue:
This is a final warning, no further warnings will be issued for this event.

Latest River Heights:
Paroo River at Caiwarro, 1.22, Steady, 05:00 AM FRI 15/12/17
Paroo River at Hungerford, 0.52, Steady, 06:00 AM Thu 14/12/17
Paroo River at Willara Crossing, 0.69, Falling, 10:00 AM FRI 15/12/17
Turra at Cuttaburra Channel, 0.83, Steady, 10:00 AM FRI 15/12/17

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.
Display Your Local Weather

Weather News

Storms, heavy wind and hail damages properties and causes widespread blackouts in north

13:39 EDT

Fence posts were sent hurtling through walls as wild storms ripped through Queensland's central highlands, leaving tens of thousands of homes without power.

Dry outlook as La Nina decays

11:37 EDT

The weak La Nina that briefly popped up in the last two months is already breaking down and its decline is being reflected in the rainfall outlook for autumn.

Cyclone Kelvin may have been fuelled by 'brown oceans' as it moved over inland WA

11:12 EDT

Inland oceans created by weeks of record rain across Western Australia's Kimberley may have helped maintain or even intensify , the Bureau of Meteorology (BOM) has said.