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Weather Warnings - Flood Warning - Paroo River

Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology
New South Wales

MINOR FLOOD WARNING FOR THE PAROO RIVER
Issued at 10:08 am EST on Monday 26 September 2016
Flood Warning Number: 14

A moderate flood warning has been issued for the Upper Paroo River in
Queensland (see http://www.bom.gov.au/qld/warnings/flood/paroo-river.shtml ).

A minor flooding is occurring at Willara Crossing.

Minor flooding is expected at Wanaaring later this week.

Predicted River Heights/Flows:
Willara Crossing
- peak near 2.0 metres around Wednesday [28/09/2016].

Wanaaring
- exceed minor flood level (2.4 metres) around Thursday [29/09/2016].
[a peak will be provided when Hungerford peaks].

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 11am Wednesday [28/09/2016].

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

Latest River Heights:

Paroo R at Hungerford 1.57m steady 06:00 AM MON 26/09/16
Paroo R at Willara Crossing 1.57m rising 09:00 AM MON 26/09/16
Paroo R at Wanaaring 1.95m steady 09:00 AM MON 26/09/16

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