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Weather Warnings - Flood Warning - Barwon-Darling US Bourke

Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology
New South Wales

FINAL MINOR FLOOD WARNING FOR THE BARWON RIVER AT MUNGINDI
Issued at 9:55 am EDT on Friday 22 March 2013
Flood Warning Number: 35

The Barwon River at Mungindi is expected to fall below its minor flood level
(6.1 metres) Friday afternoon.

Downstream of Mungindi, river heights are expected to remain below their minor
flood level.

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:
Barwon R at Mungindi 6.18m falling 09:00 AM FRI 22/03/13
Barwon R at Mogil Mogil 7.23m falling 09:00 AM FRI 22/03/13
Barwon R at Collarenebri 4.80m rising 09:00 AM FRI 22/03/13
Barwon R at Walgett 9.48m rising 09:00 AM FRI 22/03/13
Barwon R at Brewarrina 3.17m rising 09:00 AM FRI 22/03/13
Darling R at Bourke 6.01m rising 09:00 AM FRI 22/03/13
Darling R at Louth 4.93m rising 09:00 AM FRI 22/03/13
Darling R at Tilpa 4.78m steady 09:00 AM FRI 22/03/13
Darling R at Wilcannia 5.54m falling 09:30 AM FRI 22/03/13
Darling R at Menindee Town 4.28m steady 09:00 AM FRI 22/03/13
Darling R at Menindee Weir 32 2.37m steady 09:00 AM FRI 22/03/13
Darling R at Pooncarie 3.05m steady 09:00 AM FRI 22/03/13
Darling R at Burtundy 2.48m steady 11:00 PM THU 21/03/13

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