Weather Warnings - Flood Warning - Bega River

Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology, New South Wales

Final Flood Warning For The Bega River
Issued at 09:38 AM EST on Thursday 13 May 2021
Flood Watch Number: 6

FLOODING NO LONGER OCCURRING AT BEGA
The Bega River at Bega North fell below the minor flood level (4.60 metres) around 8:00pm Wednesday (12/05/2021).

Bega River:
No further flooding is expected in the Bega River.

Bega River at Bega North:
Cancellation

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/southcoast.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:
Bemboka River at Morans Crossing,1.71,Falling,09:00 AM THU 13/05/21
Tantawangalo Creek at Candelo Damsite,1.13,Falling,09:15 AM THU 13/05/21
Bega River at Angledale,3.49,Falling,09:15 AM THU 13/05/21
Bega River at Bega North,3.19,Falling,09:15 AM THU 13/05/21

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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