Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology, New South Wales
Minor Flood Warning For The Namoi River
Issued at 09:28 AM EST on Friday 19 August 2022
Flood Watch Number: 17
MINOR FLOODING OCCURRING AT BUGILBONE AND GOANGRA
The Namoi River at Wee Waa (Glencoe) has fallen below the minor flood level (5.30 metres).
The main flood peak along the Namoi River is now approaching Bugilbone, where river levels are likely to peak early next week, with minor flooding.
Minor flooding continues along the Namoi River at Goangra.
Minor flooding is occurring at Bugilbone and Goangra.
The Namoi River at Wee Waa (Glencoe) peaked at 6.18 metres around 09:15 am Thursday 18 August, with minor flooding. The river level fell below the minor flood level (5.30 metres) early Thursday morning.
The Namoi River at Bugilbone may peak near 5.30 metres around Monday, with minor flooding.
The Namoi River at Goangra may reach 6.00 metres around mid next week, 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 10:00 am EST on Saturday 20 August 2022.
Latest River Heights:
Goonoon Goonoo Creek at Goonoo Goonoo,0.74,Steady,08:00 AM FRI 19/08/22
Peel River at Piallamore,1.58,Steady,08:00 AM FRI 19/08/22
Cockburn River at Mulla Crossing,0.77,Falling,08:00 AM FRI 19/08/22
Peel River at Carrol Gap,1.46,Steady,08:00 AM FRI 19/08/22
Namoi River at Manilla,1.60,Steady,08:00 AM FRI 19/08/22
Mooki River at Breeza Station,1.43,Falling,08:30 AM FRI 19/08/22
Namoi River at Gunnedah,2.24,Falling,08:00 AM FRI 19/08/22
Coxs Creek at Boggabri,1.55,Falling,08:30 AM FRI 19/08/22
Namoi River at Boggabri,3.59,Falling,08:00 AM FRI 19/08/22
Narrabri Creek at Narrabri,2.56,Falling,08:00 AM FRI 19/08/22
Namoi River at Wee Waa (Glencoe),4.82,Falling,08:00 AM FRI 19/08/22
Namoi River at Bugilbone,5.08,Steady,08:00 AM FRI 19/08/22
Namoi River at Goangra,5.59,Rising,08:00 AM FRI 19/08/22
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
Bucketty 7 day forecast
Today: Mostly sunny. Patches of frost and the chance of fog about the Upper Hunter in the morning. Slight chance of a shower along the coastal fringe, most likely at night. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. Light winds becoming W 20 to 30 km/h in the morning then becoming light in the late evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 2 and 6 with daytime temperatures reaching between 15 and 20.
Forecast for Bucketty (33.1113°S, 151.1389°E, 285m AMSL) Sat Sun Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Summary Minimum 6° 8° 7° 11° 6° 6° 8° Maximum 20° 18° 21° 18° 17° 18° 18° Chance of rain 40% 5% 20% 70% 10% 80% 90% Likely amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 5-10mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm UV index Moderate Moderate Moderate Moderate - - - Frost risk Nil Nil Nil Nil Nil Nil Nil 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm Wind speed 10
Wind direction NW W WSW SW NNW NW NW SSW WSW SW W SSW SW SSE Relative humidity 61% 47% 66% 49% 66% 40% 60% 70% 64% 47% 61% 49% 73% 76% Dew point 5°C 8°C 6°C 7°C 8°C 7°C 8°C 8°C 4°C 5°C 6°C 7°C 9°C 13°C
Sunrise and sunset times
Sunrise / Sunset for Bucketty (33.1113°S, 151.1389°E, 285m AMSL) First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon rise Moon set Moon phase Last quarter New moon First quarter Full moon 6:03am EST 6:29am EST 5:29pm EST 5:55pm EST 1:01am EST 11:15am EST Waning crescent Last quarter Aug 19 New moon Aug 27 First quarter Sep 04 Full moon Sep 10
Temperature for next 7 days
0 Saturday Saturday 20 1 Sunday Sunday 18 2 Monday Monday 21 3 Tuesday Tuesday 18 4 Wednesday Wednesday 17 5 Thursday Thursday 18 6 Friday Friday 18 7 Friday Friday 18
Rain for next 7 days
0 Saturday Saturday 0 1 Sunday Sunday 0 2 Monday Monday 0 3 Tuesday Tuesday 10 4 Wednesday Wednesday 0 5 Thursday Thursday 0 6 Friday Friday 5 7 Friday Friday 5