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Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology, New South Wales

Final Flood Warning for the Bogan River

at Dandaloo

Issued at 10:17 am EDT on Thursday 20 January 2022

Flood Warning Number: 11

FLOODING NO LONGER OCCURRING AT DANDALOO

The Bogan River at Dandaloo fell below the minor flood level (4.10 metres) about 11:00pm Wednesday.

Bogan River to Nyngan:

No further flooding is expected in the Bogan River.

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

Next Issue:

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

Latest River Heights:

Location Height of River (m) Tendency Date/Time of Observation
Bogan River at Peak Hill 0.85 Steady 10:00 AM THU 20/01/22
Bogan River at Dandaloo 3.92 Steady 09:15 AM THU 20/01/22
Bogan River at Neurie Plains 0.99 Steady 09:00 AM THU 20/01/22
Bogan River at Nyngan 2.71 Steady 09:15 AM THU 20/01/22
Bogan River at Monkey Bridge 1.09 Steady 10:00 AM THU 20/01/22
Bogan River at Gongolgon 0.34 Steady 09:15 AM THU 20/01/22

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.