Weather Warnings - Flood Warning - Queanbeyan and Molonglo

Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology, New South Wales

Final Flood Warning For The Queanbeyan And Molonglo Rivers
Issued at 07:38 AM EDT on Saturday 27 November 2021
Flood Watch Number: 7

FLOODING NO LONGER OCCURRING AT QUEANBEYAN

Queanbeyan River:
No further flooding is expected along the Queanbeyan River.
The Queanbeyan River at Queens Bridge peaked at 4.40 metres around 2:00 pm Friday 26 November. The river is expected to have fallen below the minor flood level overnight.

Molonglo River:
No further flooding is expected along the Molonglo River.
The Molonglo River at Oaks Estate peaked at the minor flood level (4.50 metres) around 03:00 pm Friday 26 November and is currently at 3.93 metres and falling.

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
* ACT SES: www.esa.act.gov.au/actses/
* RMS Live Traffic: www.livetraffic.com
* Latest River Heights and Rainfall Observations: www.bom.gov.au/nsw/flood/southwest.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
* BOM ACT Twitter: www.twitter.com/BOM_ACT

Next issue:
This is a final warning, no further warnings will be issued for this event.

Latest River Heights:
Queanbeyan River at Tinderry,2.39,Falling,07:04 AM SAT 27/11/21
Queanbeyan River at Wickerslack,2.47,Falling,12:54 AM SAT 27/11/21
Queanbeyan River at Queens Bridge,4.30,Falling,06:30 PM FRI 26/11/21
Molonglo River at Burbong,1.33,Falling,04:44 AM SAT 27/11/21

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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