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Weather Warnings - Flood Warning for the Paterson/Williams Rivers

Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology
New South Wales

FINAL FLOOD WARNING FOR THE WILLIAMS AND PATERSON RIVERS
Issued at 8:50 pm EST on Wednesday 22 April 2015
Flood Warning Number: 13

The Paterson River at Gostwyck Bridge has fallen below the minor flood level.
This is suggested by the latest modelling results. There is no live river
level data to confirm this. The Gostwyck Bridge gauge stopped working since
early Tuesday.

The river level data for the Williams River at Dungog and Mill Dam Falls (Glen
Martin) are also unavailable. Modelling results suggests both Dungog and Mill
Dam Falls have fallen below minor flood levels.

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 heights are updated more frequently on
http://www.bom.gov.au/nsw/flood/

Latest River Heights:
Allyn R at Halton 1.69m falling 08:00 PM WED 22/04/15
Paterson R at Vacy 7.59m falling 07:45 PM WED 22/04/15
Paterson R D/S Rail Br 10.18m falling 05:00 AM WED 22/04/15

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