Weather Warnings - Flood Warning for NSW

Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology, New South Wales
This Flood Watch provides early advice of possible flooding within the specified catchments.

Final Flood Watch For Parts Of The New South Wales Coast And Ranges
Issued at 01:29 PM EDT on Saturday 06 April 2024
Flood Watch Number: 5
RAINFALL HAS NOW EASED ACROSS NSW
MINOR TO MAJOR FLOOD WARNINGS ARE CURRENT ACROSS NSW COASTAL RIVERS TO THE SOUTH COAST INCLUDING THE HAWKESBURY NEPEAN RIVER

Flood producing rainfall is no longer expected across NSW.
The inland and coastal trough which brought heavy rainfall has moved southward and will move into the Tasman Sea on Sunday.
The weather system has caused flooding across a few catchments where flood warnings are current.

Flooding is no longer expected in the following catchments:
Orara River
Coffs Coast
Bellinger and Kalang Rivers
Nambucca River
Hastings River
Camden Haven River
Manning and Gloucester Rivers
Wallis Lake
Myall River
Karuah River
Wollombi Brook and Lower Hunter River
Newcastle Area
Paterson and Williams Rivers
Central Coast
Lake Macquarie
Upper Nepean River
Hawkesbury and Lower Nepean Rivers
Upper Coxs River
Colo River
Macdonald River
Northern Sydney
Southern Sydney
Parramatta River
Cooks River
Georges and Woronora Rivers
Illawarra Coast
Shoalhaven River
St Georges Basin
Clyde River
Moruya and Deua Rivers
Tuross River
Bega River
Towamba River
Upper Macintyre River
Macquarie River to Bathurst
Orange, Molong and Bell River
Lachlan River to Cotton's Weir
Belubula River
Queanbeyan and Molonglo Rivers

For the latest flood and weather warnings see www.bom.gov.au/nsw/warnings/
For the latest rainfall and weather forecasts see www.bom.gov.au/australia/meteye/
For the latest rainfall and river level information see www.bom.gov.au/nsw/flood

Flood Safety Advice:
FloodSafe advice is available at www.ses.nsw.gov.au
For emergency assistance call the SES on telephone number 132 500
For life threatening emergencies, call 000 immediately
This Flood Watch means that people living or working along rivers and streams must monitor the latest weather forecasts and warnings and be ready to move to higher ground should flooding develop.
Flood Warnings will be issued if Minor Flood Level is expected to be exceeded at key sites along the main rivers for which the Bureau of Meteorology provides a flood warning service.
Severe Weather Warnings will be issued or updated if very heavy rain is forecast or observed.
For more information on the Flood Watch Service: http://www.bom.gov.au/water/floods/floodWarningServices.shtml}

Next issue:
This is a final Flood Watch, no further watches will be issued for this event.

Site search


Enter a postcode or town name for local weather, or text to search the site. » advanced search

Summery Sydney, wintry Melbourne

15:39 AEST It's been one of those days when Australia's two largest cities could hardly have been more different in terms of weather.

Help with Farmonline Weather