Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology, New South Wales
Initial Moderate Flood Warning For The Belubula River
Issued at 06:52 PM EDT on Wednesday 08 December 2021
Flood Watch Number: 2
MODERATE FLOODING LIKELY AT CANOWINDRA THURSDAY MORNING
Moderate rainfall on Wednesday has caused significant river level rises along the Belubula River at Carcoar Dam D/S and along the Flyer's Creek at Beneree, which has be potential to cause moderate flooding at Canowindra Thursday morning.
More rain is forecast for overnight Wednesday into Thursday which may cause additional river level rises.
Moderate flooding is likely along the Belubula River at Canowindra Thursday morning.
The Belubula River at Canowindra Upstream is likely to reach around 4.10 metres Thursday morning with moderate 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/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 10:00 pm EDT on Wednesday 08 December 2021.
Latest River Heights:
Belubula River at The Needles,0.74,Steady,06:00 PM WED 08/12/21
Belubula River at Canowindra Upstream,1.83,Rising,06:00 PM WED 08/12/21
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.
Arkstone (34.0424°S, 149.6443°E, 945m AMSL) Arkstone,NSW set as my default location ›
Seven day forecast
Arkstone 7 day forecast
Today: Cloudy. Very high chance of showers and the chance of a thunderstorm. Winds E/SE 15 to 25 km/h becoming light before dawn then becoming W 15 to 25 km/h in the middle of the day. Overnight temperatures falling to between 10 and 15 with daytime temperatures reaching between 19 and 24.
Forecast for Arkstone (34.0424°S, 149.6443°E, 945m AMSL) Thu Fri Sat Sun Mon Tue Wed Summary Minimum 12° 10° 9° 10° 11° 12° 13° Maximum 18° 14° 17° 18° 23° 26° 27° Chance of rain 70% 60% 50% 60% 5% 70% 40% Likely amount 10-20mm 5-10mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm < 1mm UV index Extreme Extreme Extreme Extreme - - - Frost risk Nil Nil Nil Nil Nil Nil Nil 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm Wind speed 8
Wind direction SSE WSW W WSW SSW S SSE SSE WNW SW WNW W NW WNW Relative humidity 94% 70% 81% 71% 78% 66% 79% 65% 77% 50% 62% 47% 64% 43% Dew point 12°C 12°C 9°C 9°C 9°C 10°C 10°C 12°C 12°C 12°C 13°C 14°C 14°C 13°C
Sunrise and sunset times
Sunrise / Sunset for Arkstone (34.0424°S, 149.6443°E, 945m AMSL) First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon rise Moon set Moon phase First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon 5:12am EDT 5:41am EDT 8:04pm EDT 8:34pm EDT 10:36am EDT 12:07am EDT Waxing crescent First quarter Dec 11 Full moon Dec 19 Last quarter Dec 27 New moon Jan 03
Temperature for next 5 days
0 Thursday Thursday 18 1 Friday Friday 14 2 Saturday Saturday 17 3 Sunday Sunday 18 4 Monday Monday 23 5 Tuesday Tuesday 26 6 Wednesday Wednesday 27 7 Wednesday Wednesday 27
Rain for next 5 days
0 Thursday Thursday 20 1 Friday Friday 10 2 Saturday Saturday 0 3 Sunday Sunday 0 4 Monday Monday 0 5 Tuesday Tuesday 5 6 Wednesday Wednesday 0 7 Wednesday Wednesday 0