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Flood Warning - Murrumbidgee River

Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology, New South Wales

Final Flood Warning For The Tumut River
Issued at 05:21 AM EST on Sunday 05 September 2021
Flood Watch Number: 3

FLOODING NO LONGER OCCURRING AT TUMUT
The Tumut River at Tumut fell below the minor flood level (2.00 metres) around 12:20 am Sunday .

Tumut River:
No further flooding is expected in the Tumut River.
The Tumut River at Tumut peaked at 2.04 metres around 10:50 pm Saturday, with minor flooding. River levels at Tumut have fallen below the minor flood level.

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/southwest.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

Next issue:
This is a final warning, no further warnings will be issued for this event.

Latest River Heights:
Tumut River at Tumut,1.59,Falling,05:00 AM SUN 05/09/21
Murrumbidgee River at Gundagai,4.96,Rising,05:00 AM SUN 05/09/21
Murrumbidgee River at Eringoarrah,4.46,Steady,05:00 AM SUN 05/09/21
Murrumbidgee River at Wagga Wagga,2.36,Steady,05:00 AM SUN 05/09/21
Murrumbidgee River at Narrandera,4.12,Steady,05:00 AM SUN 05/09/21
Murrumbidgee River at Gogeldrie Weir,3.72,Steady,04:47 AM SUN 05/09/21
Murrumbidgee River at Darlington Point,3.69,Falling,05:00 AM SUN 05/09/21
Murrumbidgee River at Hay Weir Downstream,4.92,Steady,04:47 AM SUN 05/09/21
Murrumbidgee River at Maude Weir Downstream,4.58,Steady,05:00 AM SUN 05/09/21
Murrumbidgee River at Redbank Weir,5.73,Steady,04:47 AM SUN 05/09/21
Murrumbidgee River at Balranald Weir Downstream,5.69,Steady,05:00 AM SUN 05/09/21

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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