Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology, New South Wales
Initial Minor Flood Warning For The Paroo River (Nsw)
Issued at 03:25 PM EST on Wednesday 10 August 2022
Flood Watch Number: 1
MINOR FLOODING POSSIBLE AT WILLARA CROSSING EARLY NEXT WEEK
Floodwaters from the Paroo River in Queensland are expected to reach New South Wales later this week, with minor flooding possible at Willara Crossing from early next week.
Paroo River (NSW):
Minor flooding may occur along the Paroo River (NSW).
The Paroo River at Willara Crossing may reach 1.00 metres around mid next week, with minor flooding. Further rises are possible.
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/outerwest.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 03:00 pm EST on Friday 12 August 2022.
Latest River Heights:
Paroo River at Caiwarro,1.33,Rising,01:00 PM WED 10/08/22
Paroo River at Willara Crossing,0.52,Falling,01:00 PM WED 10/08/22
Turra at Cuttaburra Channel,1.40,Steady,12:00 PM WED 10/08/22
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
Blythdale 7 day forecast
Today: Partly cloudy. Medium chance of showers in the SW, most likely in the late afternoon and evening. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. Winds NE 15 to 20 km/h tending N 20 to 30 km/h in the morning then becoming light in the late afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to between 5 and 10 with daytime temperatures reaching the low 20s.
Forecast for Blythdale (26.5802°S, 148.9592°E, 295m AMSL) Thu Fri Sat Sun Mon Tue Wed Summary Minimum 5° 8° 9° 3° 2° 2° 2° Maximum 21° 22° 21° 19° 19° 18° 20° Chance of rain 5% 80% 60% 10% 20% 5% 10% Likely amount < 1mm 5-10mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm UV index High Moderate Moderate High - - - Frost risk Slight Nil Nil Moderate Moderate Moderate Moderate 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm Wind speed 15
Wind direction NE NE NNE NNE WNW W W WSW W WSW WSW WSW WSW SW Relative humidity 74% 37% 73% 46% 85% 37% 63% 32% 64% 32% 63% 34% 65% 36% Dew point 8°C 5°C 10°C 9°C 12°C 5°C 5°C 2°C 5°C 2°C 4°C 1°C 5°C 4°C
Sunrise and sunset times
Sunrise / Sunset for Blythdale (26.5802°S, 148.9592°E, 295m AMSL) First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon rise Moon set Moon phase Full moon Last quarter New moon First quarter 6:14am EST 6:38am EST 5:43pm EST 6:07pm EST 4:43pm EST 5:56am EST Waxing gibbous Full moon Aug 12 Last quarter Aug 19 New moon Aug 27 First quarter Sep 04
Temperature for next 7 days
0 Thursday Thursday 21 1 Friday Friday 22 2 Saturday Saturday 21 3 Sunday Sunday 19 4 Monday Monday 19 5 Tuesday Tuesday 18 6 Wednesday Wednesday 20 7 Wednesday Wednesday 20
Rain for next 7 days
0 Thursday Thursday 0 1 Friday Friday 10 2 Saturday Saturday 0 3 Sunday Sunday 0 4 Monday Monday 0 5 Tuesday Tuesday 0 6 Wednesday Wednesday 0 7 Wednesday Wednesday 0