Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology, New South Wales
Minor Flood Warning For The Lachlan River
Issued at 11:49 AM EST on Friday 24 September 2021
Flood Watch Number: 66
MINOR FLOODING CONTINUES AT EUABALONG
The Lachlan River at Euabalong has peaked and is now falling, with minor flooding continuing. The river is expected to remain above the minor flood level today and into the weekend.
The Lachlan River downstream of Euabalong is expected to remain below minor flood levels.
Lower Lachlan River downstream of Jemalong Weir to Euabalong:
Minor flooding is occurring along the Lower Lachlan River at Euabalong.
The Lachlan River at Euabalong is currently at 6.50 metres and falling, with minor flooding. The river level peaked with minor flooding on Monday at 6.60 metres.
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 12:00 pm EST on Monday 27 September 2021.
Latest River Heights:
Boorowa River at Prossers Crossing,1.01,Falling,11:00 AM FRI 24/09/21
Lachlan River at Cowra,1.72,Steady,11:00 AM FRI 24/09/21
Lachlan River at Nanami,1.64,Steady,11:30 AM FRI 24/09/21
Lachlan River at Forbes Iron Bridge,3.33,Falling,11:00 AM FRI 24/09/21
Lachlan River at Cottons Weir,0.98,Falling,11:30 AM FRI 24/09/21
Lachlan River at Jemalong Weir Downstream,3.81,Falling,10:45 AM FRI 24/09/21
Lachlan River at Condobolin Bridge,3.74,Falling,11:00 AM FRI 24/09/21
Lachlan River at Euabalong,6.50,Falling,08:06 AM FRI 24/09/21
Lachlan River at Hillston Weir,2.19,Steady,11:00 AM FRI 24/09/21
Lachlan River at Booligal Weir,2.36,Steady,11:00 AM FRI 24/09/21
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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Seven day forecast
Griffith 7 day forecast
Today: Partly cloudy. Winds E 15 to 25 km/h tending NE before dawn then becoming light in the late afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to between 3 and 6 with daytime temperatures reaching between 19 and 24.
Forecast for Griffith (34.289°S, 146.0437°E, 128m AMSL) Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun Summary Minimum 4° 7° 11° 10° 8° 8° 7° Maximum 22° 26° 20° 20° 18° 19° 23° Chance of rain 10% 90% 90% 90% 80% 50% 80% Likely amount < 1mm 10-20mm 10-20mm 5-10mm 1-5mm < 1mm 1-5mm UV index High High Moderate High - - - Frost risk Slight Nil Nil Nil Nil Nil Nil 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm Wind speed 20
Wind direction ENE NE NE NNE NE NNE NNW NW WNW WNW WNW WNW NNE N Relative humidity 60% 36% 61% 50% 96% 78% 90% 68% 92% 68% 90% 62% 90% 54% Dew point 6°C 6°C 11°C 14°C 16°C 15°C 15°C 13°C 13°C 11°C 14°C 11°C 13°C 13°C
Sunrise and sunset times
Sunrise / Sunset for Griffith (34.289°S, 146.0437°E, 128m AMSL) First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon rise Moon set Moon phase Last quarter New moon First quarter Full moon 5:34am EST 5:59am EST 6:15pm EST 6:40pm EST 11:14pm EST 9:23am EST Waning gibbous Last quarter Sep 29 New moon Oct 06 First quarter Oct 13 Full moon Oct 21
Temperature for next 5 days
0 Monday Monday 22 1 Tuesday Tuesday 26 2 Wednesday Wednesday 20 3 Thursday Thursday 20 4 Friday Friday 18 5 Saturday Saturday 19 6 Sunday Sunday 23 7 Sunday Sunday 23
Rain for next 5 days
0 Monday Monday 0 1 Tuesday Tuesday 20 2 Wednesday Wednesday 20 3 Thursday Thursday 10 4 Friday Friday 5 5 Saturday Saturday 0 6 Sunday Sunday 5 7 Sunday Sunday 5