Weather Warnings - Flood Warning - Peel and Namoi Rivers

Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology, New South Wales

Final Flood Warning For The Namoi River
Issued at 08:38 AM EST on Friday 10 September 2021
Flood Watch Number: 6

FLOODING NO LONGER EXPECTED AT GOANGRA
River levels along the Namoi River at Goangra peaked slightly below the minor flood level on Thursday.

Namoi River:
Minor flooding is no longer expected along the Namoi River at Goangra.
The Namoi River at Goangra peaked around 5.37 metres on Thursday and is currently at 5.33 metres and falling, below the minor flood level.

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/northwest.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:
Peel River at Tamworth Road Bridge,0.40,Falling,08:32 AM FRI 10/09/21
Peel River at Carrol Gap,1.08,Falling,08:00 AM FRI 10/09/21
Namoi River at Manilla,1.35,Falling,08:00 AM FRI 10/09/21
Namoi River at Gunnedah,0.95,Falling,08:00 AM FRI 10/09/21
Namoi River at Boggabri,1.38,Falling,08:00 AM FRI 10/09/21
Narrabri Creek at Narrabri,1.15,Falling,07:00 AM FRI 10/09/21
Namoi River at Wee Waa (Glencoe),1.29,Falling,08:00 AM FRI 10/09/21
Namoi River at Bugilbone,2.68,Falling,08:00 AM FRI 10/09/21
Namoi River at Goangra,5.33,Falling,07:00 AM FRI 10/09/21

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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