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Weather Warnings - Flood Warning - Paroo River

Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology
New South Wales

FINAL MINOR FLOOD WARNING FOR THE PAROO RIVER
Issued at 8:34 am EST on Friday 3 July 2015
Flood Warning Number: 6

Minor flooding continues to ease along the Paroo River at Willara Crossing
where the river is expected to fall below the minor flood level (0.7 metres) on
Friday [03/07/15].

Downstream of Willara Crossing, the Paroo River at Wanaaring is expected to
remain below the minor flood level (2.4 metres).

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:
This will be the final flood warning for the current event.

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

Latest River Heights:
Paroo R at Hungerford 0.54m falling 03:00 PM THU 02/07/15
Paroo R at Willara Crossing 0.73m falling 08:00 AM FRI 03/07/15
Paroo R at Wanaaring NA

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