Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology, New South Wales
Minor To Moderate Flood Warning For The Bogan River
Issued at 10:20 AM EST on Tuesday 16 August 2022
Flood Watch Number: 39
MODERATE FLOODING POSSIBLE AT MUDALL ON TUESDAY
RENEWED MINOR FLOODING POSSIBLE AT MULGAWARRINA AND GONGOLGON DURING LATE AUGUST
Rainfall across the Bogan catchment last week has caused renewed river rises and prolonged flooding.
The main flood peak has passed Peak Hill and Dandaloo, where flooding has eased. This peak is now approaching Mudall, where minor flooding is occurring and moderate flooding is possible Tuesday.
An earlier flood peak along the Bogan River has passed Gongolgon, where flooding has eased. River levels may remain elevated near the minor flood level as floodwaters from last week's rainfall continue to extend downstream.
Bogan River to Nyngan:
Minor flooding is occurring along the Bogan River at Mudall with moderate flooding possible.
The Bogan River at Mudall may reach the moderate flood level (3.00 metres) during Tuesday.
Lower Bogan River:
Renewed minor flooding is possible along the Lower Bogan River at Mulgawarrina and Gongolgon.
The Bogan River at Mulgawarrina may reach the minor flood level (4.20 metres) around 22-24 August. Further rises are possible.
The Bogan River at Gongolgon may remain elevated near the minor flood level (0.80 metres) through to Wednesday.
Bogan River at Dandaloo:
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/centralwest.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 10:30 am EST on Wednesday 17 August 2022.
Latest River Heights:
Bogan River at Peak Hill,0.70,Steady,10:00 AM TUE 16/08/22
Bogan River at Dandaloo,3.05,Falling,10:00 AM TUE 16/08/22
Bogan River at Neurie Plains,1.64,Rising,10:00 AM TUE 16/08/22
Bogan River at Nyngan,3.04,Rising,10:00 AM TUE 16/08/22
Bogan River at Monkey Bridge,3.30,Rising,10:00 AM TUE 16/08/22
Bogan River at Gongolgon,0.74,Steady,10:00 AM TUE 16/08/22
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
Byrock 7 day forecast
Today: Mostly sunny. The chance of fog in the SE early this morning. Slight chance of a shower in the far E, near zero chance elsewhere. Winds S/SW 20 to 30 km/h becoming light in the late evening. Daytime maximum temperatures around 18.
Forecast for Byrock (30.6619°S, 146.404°E, 150m AMSL) Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun Mon Summary Minimum 5° 2° 5° 9° 4° 5° 5° Maximum 18° 19° 23° 19° 19° 20° 23° Chance of rain 40% 5% 5% 5% 10% 10% 20% Likely amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm UV index Moderate Moderate Moderate Moderate Moderate - - Frost risk Slight Moderate Slight Nil Slight Slight Slight 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm Wind speed 14
Wind direction SSW SW SSW SW NNE N SW SW SSW SW SSE S NE NNW Relative humidity 72% 39% 79% 45% 66% 35% 62% 40% 63% 37% 68% 37% 64% 33% Dew point 8°C 4°C 6°C 6°C 7°C 6°C 7°C 5°C 5°C 4°C 7°C 5°C 7°C 5°C
Sunrise and sunset times
Sunrise / Sunset for Byrock (30.6619°S, 146.404°E, 150m AMSL) First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon rise Moon set Moon phase Last quarter New moon First quarter Full moon 6:25am EST 6:50am EST 5:52pm EST 6:16pm EST 10:19pm EST 9:31am 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 Tuesday Tuesday 18 1 Wednesday Wednesday 19 2 Thursday Thursday 23 3 Friday Friday 19 4 Saturday Saturday 19 5 Sunday Sunday 20 6 Monday Monday 23 7 Monday Monday 23
Rain for next 7 days
0 Tuesday Tuesday 0 1 Wednesday Wednesday 0 2 Thursday Thursday 0 3 Friday Friday 0 4 Saturday Saturday 0 5 Sunday Sunday 0 6 Monday Monday 0 7 Monday Monday 0