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
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:
- 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
- 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.
For the latest weather forecast see www.bom.gov.au/nsw/forecasts/
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/