Weather Warnings - Flood Warning - Culgoa, Bokhara, Narran

Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology, New South Wales

Final Flood Warning For The Bokhara River
Issued at 10:00 AM EDT on Tuesday 31 March 2020
Flood Watch Number: 32

MINOR FLOODING IS NO LONGER OCCURRING AT GOODWINS
The main flood peak is now travelling downstream of Goodwins.

Bokhara River:
No further flooding is expected in the Bokhara River.
The Bokhara River at Goodwins fell below the minor flood level (2.0 metres) at 7:00am Tuesday.

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/outerwest.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:
Culgoa River at Brenda,1.68,Steady,09:45 AM TUE 31/03/20
Culgoa River at Weilmoringle,2.08,Steady,09:00 AM TUE 31/03/20
Culgoa River at Kenebree,4.00,Steady,09:00 AM TUE 31/03/20
Birrie River at Goodooga,0.91,Steady,08:00 AM TUE 31/03/20
Bokhara River at Goodooga,2.16,Steady,09:00 AM TUE 31/03/20
Bokhara River at Goodwins,1.97,Steady,09:00 AM TUE 31/03/20
Narran River at New Angledool No 2,1.92,Steady,09:00 AM TUE 31/03/20

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.
Display Your Local Weather

Weather News

Strong winds lash the southeast

13:15 EDT

A vigorous cold front has swept through parts of the southeast, bringing wind gusts in excess of 100km/h to some exposed and elevated parts.

When it rains, it pours over NSW

13:07 EDT

Parts of New South Wales have recorded their best daily April rainfall in decades, as a strong cold front and trough sweeped over the state overnight.

Sunflowers brighten up the Liverpool Plains countryside after years of drought

10:41 EDT

From dry and dusty paddocks an increasingly rare crop is flowering on the New South Wales Liverpool Plains, standing as a symbol of recovery from an intense one-in-100-year drought.