Weather Warnings - Flood Warning - Peel and Namoi Rivers

Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology, New South Wales

Final Minor Flood Warning For The Namoi River
Issued at 09:21 AM EDT on Sunday 23 February 2020
Flood Watch Number: 3

THE NAMOI RIVER AT GOANGRA PEAKED BELOW THE MINOR FLOOD LEVEL

Namoi River:
The Namoi River at Goangra peaked around 5.2 metres on Saturday below the minor flood level.
No further flooding is expected along the Namoi River at Goangra.

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/northwest.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:
Goonoon Goonoo Creek at Goonoo Goonoo,0.84,Falling,08:45 AM SUN 23/02/20
Peel River at Piallamore,0.28,Steady,08:00 AM SUN 23/02/20
Cockburn River at Mulla Crossing,0.51,Steady,08:00 AM SUN 23/02/20
Peel River at Tamworth Road Bridge,-0.19,Falling,09:17 AM SUN 23/02/20
Peel River at Carrol Gap,0.68,Steady,08:00 AM SUN 23/02/20
Namoi River at Manilla,1.27,Falling,09:00 AM SUN 23/02/20
Mooki River at Breeza Station,0.72,Steady,08:00 AM SUN 23/02/20
Namoi River at Gunnedah,0.52,Steady,08:00 AM SUN 23/02/20
Coxs Creek at Boggabri,1.18,Steady,08:00 AM SUN 23/02/20
Namoi River at Boggabri,1.32,Steady,07:00 AM SUN 23/02/20
Narrabri Creek at Narrabri,1.50,Falling,08:00 AM SUN 23/02/20
Namoi River at Wee Waa (Glencoe),1.94,Falling,07:00 AM SUN 23/02/20
Namoi River at Goangra,5.14,Falling,08:00 AM SUN 23/02/20

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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