Flood Warning - Warrego River

Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology, New South Wales

Moderate Flood Warning For The Warrego River (Nsw)
Issued at 09:24 AM EST on Wednesday 08 April 2020
Flood Watch Number: 24


Warrego River (NSW):
Moderate flooding is easing along the Warrego River (NSW) at Fords Bridge.

The Warrego River at Fords Bridge Bywash is currently at 2.46 metres and falling with moderate flooding.
The river level is expected to remain above the minor flood level through to 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:
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Next issue:
The next warning will be issued by 11:00 am EST on Friday 10 April 2020.

Latest River Heights:
Warrego River at Barringun No. 2,1.64,Falling,08:00 AM WED 08/04/20
Warrego River at Fords Bridge Bywash,2.46,Falling,08:00 AM WED 08/04/20

This advice is also available by dialling 1300 659 210. Warning, rainfall and river information are available at The latest weather forecast is available at

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