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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 9:21 am EDT on Friday 27 February 2015
Flood Warning Number: 2

Moderate flooding is current along the Upper Paroo River in Queensland (see
Queensland flood warning at
http://www.bom.gov.au/qld/warnings/flood/paroo-river.shtml ).

Flood waters from Queensland are expected to extend into NSW causing minor
flooding at Willara Crossing and Wanaaring from early March onwards.

Predicted River Heights/Flows:
Willara Crossing
- exceed minor flood level (0.7 metres) late Saturday [28/02/15]
- peak near 1.6 metres around Wednesday [04/03/15] with minor flooding

Wanaaring
- peak near 2.4 metres around Sunday [08/03/15] with minor 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 11:00am Monday [02/03/15].

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

Latest River Heights:
Paroo R at Hungerford 1.15m rising 06:00 AM FRI 27/02/15
Paroo R at Willara Crossing 0.49m steady 08:00 AM FRI 27/02/15

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

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