Weather Warnings - Flood Warning - Paroo River

Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology, New South Wales

Final Flood Warning For The Paroo River (Nsw)
Issued at 11:48 AM EDT on Wednesday 20 January 2021
Flood Watch Number: 10

The Paroo River at Willara Crossing has fallen below the minor flood level. The river peaked below the minor flood level at Wanaaring.

Paroo River (NSW):
No further flooding is expected in the Paroo River (NSW).

Paroo River at Willara Crossing:

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

Latest River Heights:
Paroo River at Caiwarro,1.22,Falling,10:10 AM WED 20/01/21
Paroo River at Willara Crossing,0.62,Steady,11:00 AM WED 20/01/21
Paroo River at Wanaaring,2.31,Steady,06:00 PM TUE 19/01/21
Turra at Cuttaburra Channel,0.82,Steady,11:00 AM WED 20/01/21

This advice is also available by dialling 1300 659 210. Warning, rainfall and river information are available at The latest weather forecast is available at
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