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Weather Warnings - Flood Warning - Nambucca River

Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology
New South Wales


FINAL MINOR FLOOD WARNING FOR THE NAMBUCCA RIVER
Issued at 8:31 am EST on Sunday 3 May 2015
Flood Warning Number: 13


The Nambucca River at Macksville peaked at 1.94 metres during Saturday night
and has continued to fall since then. The Sunday morning high tide has not
produced any further rise and the river has now fallen below minor flood level.

The Nambucca River at Bowraville is also now below its 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 this event.

Latest River Heights:
Nambucca R at Bowraville (Lane's Bridge) 8.8m falling 06:40 PM SAT 02/05/15
Taylors Arm at Utungun 4.32m falling 07:30 AM SUN 03/05/15
Nambucca R at Macksville 1.7m falling 08:20 AM SUN 03/05/15

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