Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology, New South Wales
Minor Flood Warning For The Namoi River
Issued at 10:01 AM EST on Wednesday 17 August 2022
Flood Watch Number: 15
MINOR FLOODING OCCURRING AT WEE WAA (GLENCOE), BUGILBONE AND EXPECTED AT GOANGRA
Moderate rainfall from last week has caused renewed river level rises along the Namoi River and its tributaries, with a minor flood peak expected along the Namoi River at Wee Waa (Glencoe) Wednesday into Thursday.
The main flood peak along the Namoi River from the previous rainfall event is downstream of Bugilbone where minor flooding continues.
Minor flooding is expected at Goangra from Wednesday into Thursday. An extended flood peak is likely.
Minor flooding is occurring at Bugilbone and Wee Waa (Glencoe) and expected at Goangra.
The Namoi River at Wee Waa (Glencoe) is likely to peak near 6.20 metres overnight Wednesday into Thursday with minor flooding.
The Namoi River at Bugilbone peaked at 5.23 metres around 01:00 pm Tuesday 16 August and is currently at 5.19 metres with minor flooding and falling slowly.
The Namoi River at Goangra may reach the minor flood level (5.50 m) overnight Wednesday into Thursday. The river level may reach around 6.00 metres early next week.
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 Thursday 18 August 2022.
Latest River Heights:
Goonoon Goonoo Creek at Goonoo Goonoo,0.83,Steady,09:00 AM WED 17/08/22
Peel River at Piallamore,1.81,Steady,09:00 AM WED 17/08/22
Cockburn River at Mulla Crossing,0.95,Steady,09:00 AM WED 17/08/22
Peel River at Carrol Gap,1.77,Falling,09:00 AM WED 17/08/22
Namoi River at Manilla,1.81,Falling,09:00 AM WED 17/08/22
Mooki River at Breeza Station,2.19,Steady,09:30 AM WED 17/08/22
Namoi River at Gunnedah,3.12,Falling,09:00 AM WED 17/08/22
Coxs Creek at Boggabri,2.63,Falling,09:30 AM WED 17/08/22
Namoi River at Boggabri,5.82,Falling,09:00 AM WED 17/08/22
Narrabri Creek at Narrabri,4.01,Steady,09:00 AM WED 17/08/22
Namoi River at Wee Waa (Glencoe),5.87,Rising,09:00 AM WED 17/08/22
Namoi River at Bugilbone,5.19,Falling,09:00 AM WED 17/08/22
Namoi River at Goangra,5.40,Rising,09:00 AM WED 17/08/22
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
Graman 7 day forecast
Today: Patches of frost this morning, mainly on the slopes. Patchy morning fog. Sunny afternoon. Light winds becoming S 15 to 20 km/h in the morning then becoming light in the late afternoon. Daytime maximum temperatures between 16 and 19.
Forecast for Graman (29.4675°S, 150.9267°E, 588m AMSL) Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun Mon Tue Summary Minimum 2° 2° 4° 3° 3° 2° 6° Maximum 17° 19° 20° 16° 17° 18° 17° Chance of rain 5% 5% 5% 5% 5% 20% 60% Likely amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm UV index Moderate Moderate Moderate Moderate Moderate - - Frost risk Moderate Moderate Slight Slight Moderate Moderate Nil 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm Wind speed 5
Wind direction SSW WSW NE WNW NNE WNW SW WSW SSW WSW NNE NNW NNW WNW Relative humidity 71% 45% 69% 46% 63% 45% 73% 44% 66% 43% 67% 47% 76% 51% Dew point 4°C 5°C 5°C 7°C 6°C 7°C 5°C 4°C 4°C 5°C 5°C 6°C 8°C 7°C
Sunrise and sunset times
Sunrise / Sunset for Graman (29.4675°S, 150.9267°E, 588m AMSL) First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon rise Moon set Moon phase Last quarter New moon First quarter Full moon 6:02am EST 6:27am EST 5:32pm EST 5:56pm EST 10:56pm EST 9:41am 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 Wednesday Wednesday 17 1 Thursday Thursday 19 2 Friday Friday 20 3 Saturday Saturday 16 4 Sunday Sunday 17 5 Monday Monday 18 6 Tuesday Tuesday 17 7 Tuesday Tuesday 17
Rain for next 7 days
0 Wednesday Wednesday 0 1 Thursday Thursday 0 2 Friday Friday 0 3 Saturday Saturday 0 4 Sunday Sunday 0 5 Monday Monday 0 6 Tuesday Tuesday 5 7 Tuesday Tuesday 5