Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology, New South Wales
Minor Flood Warning For The Bogan River
Issued at 01:48 PM EST on Friday 19 August 2022
Flood Watch Number: 42
MINOR FLOODING OCCURRING AT MUDALL AND MULGAWARRINA
RENEWED MINOR FLOODING LIKELY AT GONGOLGON FROM THIS WEEKEND
Rainfall across the Bogan catchment last week has caused renewed river rises and prolonged flooding.
The main flood peak along the Bogan River is currently at Nyngan, where river levels are currently peaking below the moderate flood level (3.50 metres).
These floodwaters have caused renewed minor flooding at Mulgawarrina (estimated) and are likely to cause renewed minor flooding at Gongolgon from this weekend.
Bogan River to Nyngan:
Minor flooding is occurring along the Bogan River at Mudall.
The Bogan River at Mudall peaked near 3.00 metres Tuesday morning (estimated) with moderate flooding, and is currently falling, with minor flooding.
The Bogan River at Mudall is expected to remain above the minor flood level (2.70 m) until early next week.
Lower Bogan River:
Minor flooding is occurring along the Lower Bogan River at Mulgawarrina (estimated). Renewed minor flooding is likely at Gongolgon.
The Bogan River at Mulgawarrina may reach around 4.60 metres around Tuesday next week, with minor flooding. Further rises are possible.
The Bogan River at Gongolgon is likely to exceed the minor flood level (0.80 m) during Sunday. The river level may reach near 0.90 metres midweek 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/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 02:00 pm EST on Monday 22 August 2022.
Latest River Heights:
Bogan River at Peak Hill,0.70,Steady,01:00 PM FRI 19/08/22
Bogan River at Dandaloo,2.64,Steady,01:00 PM FRI 19/08/22
Bogan River at Neurie Plains,1.60,Falling,01:00 PM FRI 19/08/22
Bogan River at Nyngan,3.24,Steady,01:00 PM FRI 19/08/22
Bogan River at Monkey Bridge,4.11,Rising,01:00 PM FRI 19/08/22
Bogan River at Gongolgon,0.73,Rising,01:00 PM 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
Moorbel 7 day forecast
Today: Partly cloudy. The chance of fog on the slopes in the early morning. Patches of morning frost. High chance of showers in the S, most likely in the afternoon and evening. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. Light winds becoming W 15 to 25 km/h in the morning then becoming light in the late afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to around 2 with daytime temperatures reaching between 14 and 19.
Forecast for Moorbel (33.5668°S, 148.6946°E, 314m AMSL) Sat Sun Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Summary Minimum 1° 5° 2° 6° -1° 2° 2° Maximum 14° 15° 17° 10° 13° 15° 18° Chance of rain 60% 10% 80% 80% 5% 30% 5% Likely amount < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm UV index Moderate Moderate Moderate Moderate - - - Frost risk Moderate Slight Moderate Nil Severe Moderate Moderate 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm Wind speed 10
Wind direction N WNW NE WNW N NNW WSW SW SW WSW WSW SW SE S Relative humidity 92% 80% 98% 61% 87% 62% 97% 75% 90% 59% 95% 66% 92% 57% Dew point 6°C 10°C 8°C 7°C 7°C 9°C 7°C 5°C 4°C 5°C 6°C 8°C 8°C 8°C
Sunrise and sunset times
Sunrise / Sunset for Moorbel (33.5668°S, 148.6946°E, 314m AMSL) First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon rise Moon set Moon phase Last quarter New moon First quarter Full moon 6:14am EST 6:40am EST 5:39pm EST 6:04pm EST 1:13am EST 11:24am 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 14 1 Sunday Sunday 15 2 Monday Monday 17 3 Tuesday Tuesday 10 4 Wednesday Wednesday 13 5 Thursday Thursday 15 6 Friday Friday 18 7 Friday Friday 18
Rain for next 7 days
0 Saturday Saturday 0 1 Sunday Sunday 0 2 Monday Monday 5 3 Tuesday Tuesday 5 4 Wednesday Wednesday 0 5 Thursday Thursday 0 6 Friday Friday 0 7 Friday Friday 0