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Weather Warnings - Flood Warning - Camden Haven River

Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology
New South Wales


FINAL MINOR FLOOD WARNING FOR THE CAMDEN HAVEN RIVER AT LAURIETON
Issued at 2:26 am EST on Monday 6 June 2016
Flood Warning Number: 3

Up to 180mm of rainfall fell in the 24 hours to 9am Sunday [05/06/16] in the
Camden Haven catchment upstream of Laurieton. The rain has eased since and no
further significant rainfall is forecast.

The Camden River at Laurieton peaked at 1.08 metres around 8pm Sunday with near
minor flooding. The river has since then fallen well below the 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 flood event.

Latest River Heights:
Camden Haven R at Logans Crossing 2.85m falling 02:16 AM MON 06/06/16
Camden Haven R at Laurieton 0.54m falling 01:58 AM MON 06/06/16

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