Weather Warnings - Flood Warning - Paroo River

Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology, New South Wales

Minor Flood Warning For The Paroo River (Nsw)
Issued at 10:31 AM EDT on Friday 03 December 2021
Flood Watch Number: 7

MINOR FLOODING OCCURRING AT WILLARA CROSSING
. River levels at Willara Crossing are above the minor flood level and are expected to see renewed rises due to flood waters in Queensland where Eulo, Caiwarro and Hungerford are observing river level rises.
Peak predictions will be made for Willara Crossing and Wanaaring after peaks in Queensland are observed.

Paroo River (NSW):
Minor flooding is occurring along the Paroo River (NSW) at Willara Crossing.

The Paroo River at Willara Crossing may reach around 1.50 metres during Tuesday with minor flooding. Further rises are possible.

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/outerwest.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:
The next warning will be issued by 11:30 am EDT on Monday 06 December 2021.

Latest River Heights:
Paroo River at Eulo,2.95,Steady,06:30 AM FRI 03/12/21
Paroo River at Caiwarro,1.75,Rising,08:00 AM FRI 03/12/21
Paroo River at Hungerford,1.06,Rising,07:00 AM FRI 03/12/21
Paroo River at Willara Crossing,0.97,Rising,10:15 AM FRI 03/12/21
Turra at Cuttaburra Channel,2.12,Falling,10:00 AM FRI 03/12/21

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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