Weather Warnings - Flood Warning - Queanbeyan and Molonglo

Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology, New South Wales

Final Flood Warning For The Molonglo River
Issued at 05:17 AM EST on Monday 10 August 2020
Flood Watch Number: 9

LOCATIONS ALONG THE MOLONGLO RIVER HAVE FALLEN BELOW MINOR FLOOD LEVELS
The Molonglo River at Oaks Estate fell below the minor level (4.50 m) at 05:00 am Monday.

Molonglo River:
No further flooding is expected in the Molonglo River.
Molonglo River at Oaks Estate:
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
* ACT SES: www.esa.act.gov.au/actses/
* RMS Live Traffic: www.livetraffic.com
* Latest River Heights and Rainfall Observations: www.bom.gov.au/nsw/flood/southwest.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
* BOM ACT Twitter: www.twitter.com/BOM_ACT

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

Latest River Heights:
Queanbeyan River at Tinderry,2.80,Rising,05:14 AM MON 10/08/20
Queanbeyan River at Wickerslack,0.64,Steady,11:00 PM SUN 09/08/20
Queanbeyan River at Queens Bridge,3.50,Falling,05:39 PM SUN 09/08/20
Molonglo River at Burbong,2.46,Falling,12:53 AM MON 10/08/20
Molonglo River at Oaks Estate,4.33,Falling,05:15 AM MON 10/08/20

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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