Weather Warnings - Flood Warning - Warrego River

Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology, New South Wales

Final Flood Warning For The Warrego River (Nsw)
Issued at 10:40 AM EST on Monday 20 April 2020
Flood Watch Number: 28

LOCATIONS ALONG THE WARREGO RIVER HAVE FALLEN BELOW MINOR FLOOD LEVELS
No further flooding is expected along the Warrego River (NSW).

Warrego River (NSW):
The Warrego River at Fords Bywash fell below the minor level (1.7 metres) at 01:00 am Saturday.

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:
Warrego River at Barringun No. 2,1.48,Steady,10:00 AM MON 20/04/20
Warrego River at Fords Bridge Bywash,1.44,Steady,10:15 AM MON 20/04/20

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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