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Weather Warnings - Flood Warning - Nambucca River

Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology, New South Wales

Final Flood Warning for the Nambucca River

at Bowraville

Issued at 12:32 pm EDT on Sunday 19 March 2017
Flood Warning Number: 3

No significant rainfall has fallen over the Nambucca Valley since 1:00 am
Sunday.

Nambucca River:
River levels at Bowraville fell below the minor flood level (5.5 metres) Sunday
morning.

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.

Next issue:
This is a final warning, no further warnings will be issued for this event.

Latest River Heights:
Nambucca River at Bowraville Upstream, 3.76, Falling, 12:00 PM SUN 19/03/17
Taylors Arm at Utungun, 2.80, Steady, 12:27 PM SUN 19/03/17
Nambucca River at Macksville-Princess Street, 1.16, Steady, 12:22 PM SUN 19/03/17

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.
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