Weather Warnings - Flood Warning - Paroo River

Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology, New South Wales

Minor Flood Warning For The Paroo River (Nsw)
Issued at 01:57 PM EST on Monday 12 April 2021
Flood Watch Number: 22

Re-issue to include latest data.
MINOR FLOODING CONTINUING AT WILLARA CROSSING AND WANAARING
Flood levels have peaked and are now easing.Minor flooding is expected to continue for a number of days.

Paroo River (NSW):
Minor flooding is occurring along the Paroo River at Willara Crossing and Wanaaring.

The Paroo River at Wanaaring peaked at 3.06 metres around 05:00 pm Friday 09 April, with minor flooding.

Paroo River at Willara Crossing:
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/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:
The next warning will be issued by 11:00 am EST on Wednesday 14 April 2021.

Latest River Heights:
Paroo River at Caiwarro,1.29,Steady,01:10 PM MON 12/04/21
Paroo River at Willara Crossing,1.30,Steady,01:15 PM MON 12/04/21
Paroo River at Wanaaring,3.04,Steady,04:00 PM SUN 11/04/21
Turra at Cuttaburra Channel,1.80,Steady,12:00 PM MON 12/04/21

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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