Weather Warnings - Flood Warning - Hastings River

Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology, New South Wales

Final Flood Warning For The Hastings River
Issued at 10:16 AM EST on Friday 15 July 2022
Flood Watch Number: 5

FLOODING NO LONGER EXPECTED AT SETTLEMENT POINT
River levels at Settlement Point peaked just below the minor flood level Thursday night on the high tide.

Hastings River:
Flooding is no longer expected along the Hastings River.

The Hastings River at Settlement Point peaked at 1.14 metres around 10:00 pm Thursday on the high tide, just below the minor flood level (1.20 metres).

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/midnorth.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:
Hastings River at Settlement Point,0.51,Rising,09:45 AM FRI 15/07/22

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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