Weather Warnings - Flood Warning - Nambucca River
Final Flood Warning for the Nambucca River
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
River levels at Bowraville fell below the minor flood level (5.5 metres) Sunday
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.
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.
Residents in the Whitsundays in central Queensland have been urged not to drink tap water for the next few days due to health risks.
Residents in northern New South Wales have been ordered to evacuate ahead of "unprecedented" flooding, and south-east Queensland has been hit by damaging winds and heavy rain.
Heavy rain is wreaking havoc across Queensland and northern NSW as the remnants of ex-Tropical Cyclone Debbie move south.