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 Nsw Northern Rivers And Mid-North Coast
Issued at 10:33 AM EDT on Wednesday 01 December 2021
Flood Watch Number: 3
FLOODING CONTINUES ALONG THE WILSONS RIVER AND NSW INLAND RIVERS
Renewed river level rises and flooding is occurring along the Upper Macintyre, Gwydir and Namoi Rivers, where flood warnings are current. A flood warning is also current for the Wilsons River.
A coastal trough is located near the north coast, with an embedded low pressure system likely to develop off the Mid North Coast and move further offshore tomorrow. Showers are expected over the ranges and NSW coast, with a chance of thunderstorms.
The Bureau of Meteorology is continuing to monitor the situation and will issue further catchment specific warnings if and when required.
Flooding is no longer expected in the following catchments.
Tweed and Rouse Rivers
Brunswick River and Marshalls Creek
Bellinger and Kalang Rivers
Flood Warnings are current for the following catchments: Wilsons, Severn, Gwydir, Namoi, Castlereagh, Macquarie, Bogan, Lachlan, Murrumbidgee, Murray, Warrego, Paroo and Barwon 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}
This is a final Flood Watch, no further watches will be issued for this event.