Weather Warnings - Flood Warning - Tweed River

Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology, New South Wales

Final Minor Flood Warning For The Tweed River
Issued at 03:19 PM EDT on Friday 14 February 2020
Flood Watch Number: 11

The Tweed River at Tumbulgum has fallen below the minor flood level.

Tweed River:
No further flooding is expected along the Tweed River.

Flood Safety Advice:
In life threatening emergencies, call 000 (triple zero) immediately. If you require rescue, assistance to evacuate or other emergency help, ring NSW SES on 132 500.
*Avoid drowning. Stay out of rising water, seek refuge in the highest available place.
*Prevent damage to your vehicle. Move it under cover, away from areas likely to flood.
*Avoid being swept away. Stay out of fast-flowing creeks and storm drains.
*Never drive, ride or walk through flood water. Flood water can be deceptive and dangerous.}
For more emergency information, advice, and access to the latest river heights and rainfall observations and forecasts:
* NSW SES: www.ses.nsw.gov.au
* RMS Live Traffic: www.livetraffic.com
* Latest River Heights and Rainfall Observations: www.bom.gov.au/nsw/flood/northcoast.shtml
* Latest NSW Warnings: www.bom.gov.au/nsw/warnings/
* Rainfall Forecasts: www.bom.gov.au/australia/meteye/
* BOM NSW Twitter: www.twitter.com/BOM_NSW

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

Latest River Heights:
Tweed River at Uki,3.22,Falling,03:14 PM FRI 14/02/20
Oxley River at Eungella,1.50,Falling,03:14 PM FRI 14/02/20
Rous River at Chillingham,1.77,Falling,03:05 PM FRI 14/02/20
Rous River at Boat Harbour,2.93,Falling,03:13 PM FRI 14/02/20
Tweed River at Tumbulgum,1.35,Falling,03:14 PM FRI 14/02/20
Tweed River at Chinderah (Barneys Point),1.02,Falling,03:13 PM FRI 14/02/20

This advice is also available by dialling 1300 659 210. 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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