Weather Warnings - Flood Warning - Paroo River
Final Flood Warning for the Paroo River
at Willara Crossing
Issued at 9:03 am EDT on Monday 16 January 2017
Flood Warning Number: 3
The Paroo River at Willara Crossing peaked at 0.74 metres Friday afternoon
with minor flooding. River levels at Willara Crossing have fallen 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.
This is a final warning, no further warnings will be issued for this event.
Latest River Heights:
Paroo River at Willara Crossing, 0.60, Falling, 08:00 AM MON 16/01/17
Turra at Cuttaburra Channel, 1.31, Steady, 08:00 AM MON 16/01/17
Paroo R at Caiwarro TM, 1.20, Steady, 05:00 AM MON 16/01/17
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.
Rain and storms could bring flooding to parts of southern and southeast Australia during the next 24 hours.
People in Darwin and other parts of the Top End may be about to get relief from recent hot weather, with the Bureau of Meteorology (BOM) predicting a monsoon trough will start to affect the area within days.
The Climate Council has warned that warmer global temperatures could have a severe impact on Queensland with more storm surges and intense cyclone activity likely.