Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology, New South Wales
Minor Flood Warning For The Gwydir River
Issued at 04:33 PM EST on Sunday 14 August 2022
Flood Watch Number: 2
MINOR FLOODING OCCURRING AT YARRAMAN
Moderate rainfall from Friday into Saturday has caused minor flooding along the Gwydir River. The main peak along the Gwydir River is at Yarraman, where minor flooding is occurring.
Gwydir River downstream of Copeton Dam:
Minor flooding is occurring along the Gwydir River at Yarraman.
The Gwydir River at Yarraman Bridge is steady near a peak of 4.50 metres, with minor flooding.
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/northwest.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
The next warning will be issued by 01:00 pm EST on Monday 15 August 2022.
Latest River Heights:
Gwydir River at Bundarra,2.87,Falling,04:00 PM SUN 14/08/22
Halls Creek at Bingara,0.52,Steady,04:00 PM SUN 14/08/22
Horton River at Rider,1.49,Steady,04:00 PM SUN 14/08/22
Gwydir River at Gravesend Road Bridge,4.58,Falling,04:00 PM SUN 14/08/22
Gwydir River at Pallamallawa,4.37,Falling,04:00 PM SUN 14/08/22
Gwydir River at Yarraman Bridge,4.47,Steady,03:00 PM SUN 14/08/22
Mehi River at Moree,3.36,Steady,04:00 PM SUN 14/08/22
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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7 day forecast
Lindesay 7 day forecast
Today: Partly cloudy. Patchy fog in the S in the early morning. The chance of morning frost on the N slopes. Medium chance of showers on the S slopes, near zero chance elsewhere. Light winds becoming W/NW 15 to 25 km/h in the morning then becoming light in the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 2 and 5 with daytime temperatures reaching between 13 and 18.
Forecast for Lindesay (30.3686°S, 150.3513°E, 836m AMSL) Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun Summary Minimum 1° 1° 1° 1° 4° 1° 1° Maximum 16° 16° 17° 21° 20° 16° 16° Chance of rain 30% 80% 5% 10% 10% 5% 5% Likely amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm UV index Moderate Moderate Moderate Moderate - - - Frost risk Moderate Moderate Moderate High Slight High Moderate 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm Wind speed 2
Wind direction NNW WNW NNW WSW SSW SSW NNE NNW N WNW SW WSW S SSW Relative humidity 76% 59% 78% 65% 86% 60% 74% 50% 67% 54% 71% 54% 72% 53% Dew point 4°C 3°C 5°C 5°C 6°C 6°C 5°C 6°C 6°C 7°C 4°C 3°C 3°C 2°C
Sunrise and sunset times
Sunrise / Sunset for Lindesay (30.3686°S, 150.3513°E, 836m AMSL) First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon rise Moon set Moon phase Last quarter New moon First quarter Full moon 6:08am EST 6:32am EST 5:32pm EST 5:57pm EST 8:59pm EST 8:40am EST Waning gibbous Last quarter Aug 19 New moon Aug 27 First quarter Sep 04 Full moon Sep 10
Temperature for next 7 days
0 Monday Monday 16 1 Tuesday Tuesday 16 2 Wednesday Wednesday 17 3 Thursday Thursday 21 4 Friday Friday 20 5 Saturday Saturday 16 6 Sunday Sunday 16 7 Sunday Sunday 16
Rain for next 7 days
0 Monday Monday 0 1 Tuesday Tuesday 0 2 Wednesday Wednesday 0 3 Thursday Thursday 0 4 Friday Friday 0 5 Saturday Saturday 0 6 Sunday Sunday 0 7 Sunday Sunday 0