Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology, New South Wales
This Flood Watch provides early advice of possible flooding within the specified catchments.
Flood Watch For The New South Wales North And Central West Inland Rivers
Issued at 01:58 PM EST on Saturday 13 August 2022
Flood Watch Number: 4
FLOODING POSSIBLE IN THE NEW SOUTH WALES NORTH AND CENTRAL WEST INLAND RIVERS INTO SUNDAY
A cold front has cleared out of New South Wales, however further showers and thunderstorms are possible into Sunday through the Central West and North West
This rainfall may cause minor flooding along the North and Central West inland NSW rivers, with renewed rises in upper parts of the catchments.
Catchments are wet following recent rainfall
The weather system is expected to cause renewed flooding for the following catchments listed from Saturday night. Flood Classes (minor, moderate, major) are only defined for catchments where the Bureau provides a flood warning service.
Catchments likely to be affected include:
Upper Macintyre River
Macquarie River to Bathurst
Orange, Molong and Bell River
Macquarie River d/s Burrendong Dam
Flood Warnings are current for the following catchments: Namoi, Castlereagh, Macquarie, Bogan, Lachlan, Murrumbidgee, Murray, Culgoa, Narran and Darling Rivers.
For the latest flood and weather warnings see www.bom.gov.au/nsw/warnings/
For the latest rainfall and weather forecasts see www.bom.gov.au/australia/meteye/
For the latest rainfall and river level information see www.bom.gov.au/nsw/flood
Flood Safety Advice:
FloodSafe advice is available at www.ses.nsw.gov.au
For emergency assistance call the SES on telephone number 132 500
For life threatening emergencies, call 000 immediately
This Flood Watch means that people living or working along rivers and streams must monitor the latest weather forecasts and warnings and be ready to move to higher ground should flooding develop.
Flood Warnings will be issued if Minor Flood Level is expected to be exceeded at key sites along the main rivers for which the Bureau of Meteorology provides a flood warning service.
Severe Weather Warnings will be issued or updated if very heavy rain is forecast or observed.
For more information on the Flood Watch Service: http://www.bom.gov.au/water/floods/floodWarningServices.shtml}
The next Flood Watch will be issued by 02:00 pm EST on Sunday 14 August 2022.
Gurnang (34.0113°S, 149.8373°E, 1141m AMSL) Gurnang,NSW set as my default location ›
7 day forecast
Gurnang 7 day forecast
Today: Partly cloudy. Very high chance of showers. The chance of a thunderstorm. Light winds becoming W/NW 15 to 25 km/h in the morning. Daytime maximum temperatures between 11 and 17.
Forecast for Gurnang (34.0113°S, 149.8373°E, 1141m AMSL) Sat Sun Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Summary Minimum 4° 2° 3° 3° 1° 2° 4° Maximum 13° 11° 11° 12° 15° 17° 14° Chance of rain 80% 70% 60% 50% 5% 50% 50% Likely amount 1-5mm 1-5mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm < 1mm UV index Moderate Moderate Moderate Moderate Moderate - - Frost risk Slight Moderate Moderate Moderate High Moderate Slight 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm Wind speed 9
Wind direction WNW WNW WNW W W WNW W WSW SW WSW W WNW NW WNW Relative humidity 93% 67% 92% 76% 89% 74% 90% 77% 81% 59% 73% 64% 83% 70% Dew point 7°C 7°C 4°C 7°C 4°C 7°C 5°C 7°C 4°C 7°C 6°C 9°C 5°C 8°C
Sunrise and sunset times
Sunrise / Sunset for Gurnang (34.0113°S, 149.8373°E, 1141m AMSL) First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon rise Moon set Moon phase Last quarter New moon First quarter Full moon 6:16am EST 6:42am EST 5:29pm EST 5:55pm EST 6:48pm EST 7:38am EST Waning gibbous Last quarter Aug 19 New moon Aug 27 First quarter Sep 04 Full moon Sep 10
- Flood Watch For The New South Wales North And Central West Inland Rivers
- Minor To Major Flood Warning For The Macquarie River
- Minor Flood Warning For The Lachlan River
- Sheep Graziers Warning Northern Tablelands, Central Tablelands, Southern Tablelands & Snowy Mountains. Cancelled ACT
- Minor Flood Warning For The Namoi River
Temperature for next 7 days
0 Saturday Saturday 13 1 Sunday Sunday 11 2 Monday Monday 11 3 Tuesday Tuesday 12 4 Wednesday Wednesday 15 5 Thursday Thursday 17 6 Friday Friday 14 7 Friday Friday 14
Rain for next 7 days
0 Saturday Saturday 5 1 Sunday Sunday 5 2 Monday Monday 5 3 Tuesday Tuesday 0 4 Wednesday Wednesday 0 5 Thursday Thursday 5 6 Friday Friday 0 7 Friday Friday 0