Weather Warnings - Flood Warning - Barwon-Darling US Bourke

Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology, New South Wales

Final Flood Warning For The Barwon River
Issued at 12:28 PM EST on Monday 24 May 2021
Flood Watch Number: 43

FLOODING IS NO OCCURRING IN THE DARLING RIVER
The Darling River at Wilcannia fell below the minor flood level (9.00 metres) at around 08:45am Saturday (22/05/2021).

Darling River downstream of Tilpa to Wilcannia:
No further flooding is expected in the Darling River downstream of Tilpa to Wilcannia.
Darling River at Wilcannia:
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:
This is a final warning, no further warnings will be issued for this event.

Latest River Heights:
Barwon River at Mungindi,3.72,Steady,12:00 PM MON 24/05/21
Barwon River at Mogil Mogil,2.47,Steady,12:00 PM MON 24/05/21
Barwon River at Collarenebri,2.10,Steady,12:00 PM MON 24/05/21
Barwon River at Walgett,3.39,Steady,12:00 PM MON 24/05/21
Barwon River at Brewarrina,2.49,Steady,10:00 AM MON 24/05/21
Darling River at Bourke,4.29,Steady,12:00 PM MON 24/05/21
Darling River at Louth,2.13,Steady,12:00 PM MON 24/05/21
Darling River at Tilpa,3.05,Steady,12:00 PM MON 24/05/21
Darling River at Wilcannia,7.93,Falling,12:00 PM MON 24/05/21
Darling River at Menindee Town,3.49,Steady,12:00 PM MON 24/05/21
Darling River at Menindee Weir 32,1.61,Steady,12:00 PM MON 24/05/21
Darling River at Pooncarie,1.93,Steady,12:00 PM MON 24/05/21
Darling River at Burtundy,0.83,Steady,12:00 PM MON 24/05/21

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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