Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology, New South Wales
Minor Flood Warning for the Paroo River (NSW)
at Willara Crossing and Wanaaring
Issued at 9:30 am EST on Friday 17 May 2019
Flood Warning Number: 14
MINOR FLOODING CURRENT AT WILLARA CROSSING AND WANAARING
Minor flooding is continuing along the Paroo River at Willara Crossing.
Downstream of Willara Crossing, river levels at Wanaaring are expected to fall
below the minor flood level during Saturday.
Paroo River (NSW):
Minor flooding is easing slowly along the Paroo River at Willara Crossing where
river levels are expected to remain above the minor flood level through to next
week while river levels at Wanaaring are expected to fall below the minor flood
level during Saturday.
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
* Avoid drowning. Stay out of rising water, seek refuge in the highest
* Prevent damage to your vehicle. Move it under cover, away from areas likely
* 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
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:
* 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
The next warning will be issued by 10:00 am EST on Monday 20 May 2019.
Latest River Heights:
Paroo River at Caiwarro, 1.27, Falling, 12:00 AM FRI 17/05/19
Paroo River at Hungerford, 0.63, Falling, 06:00 AM Fri 17/05/19
Paroo River at Willara Crossing, 1.08, Falling, 08:15 AM FRI 17/05/19
Paroo River at Wanaaring, 2.42, Falling, 08:00 AM Fri 17/05/19
Turra at Cuttaburra Channel, 1.68, Falling, 09:00 AM FRI 17/05/19
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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7 day forecast
Today: Partly cloudy. Winds E/NE 15 to 25 km/h tending N/NE 15 to 20 km/h in the early afternoon then becoming light in the late afternoon. Daytime maximum temperatures in the mid to high 20s.
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